SANKYO’s newest machine “Fever Mobile Suit Zeta Gundam” began being introduced at pachinko parlors throughout the country on January 9th (Tues). An event held before its introduction in commemoration of the release was held on January 7th (Sun) at Bellesalle Akihabara in Tokyo and club JOULE in Osaka.
There was a trial corner, 1/10 scale statue displays, a stamp rally held at the Tokyo venue along with free drinks and food. The event held a variety of stage programs hosted by wonderful guests such as talks and concerts hosted by the cheerleaders ANZEN Manzai and Ms. Hiroko Moriguchi who sang the theme song for the series.
▲ The opening stage, with the two comedians of America Zarigani invited as hosts, hosted a live broadcast with popular idol group SIR (Sanspo Idol Reporter) who were on stage at the Osaka venue!
▲ “The Boy in the Birdcage”, the theme song for the machine, enthusiastically being sung at Ms. Hiroko Moriguchi’s special concert!
▲ ANZEN Manzai’s Zeta v. Roaring Laughter live also enveloped the venue in laughter and greatly excited the audience!
▲ Mr. Numacchi, an entertainer that loves Gundam, also made an appearance at FRESH! Abema TV’s special program Takeoff! Mobile Suit TKO ~Fever Mobile Suit Zeta Gundam Commemorative Release Special~!
▲ The trial corner was a great success as attendees were able to enjoy the machine before the public!
▲ A pachinko course written by a popular pachinko writer was also implemented at an experience corner for beginners!
▲ In addition to the “Zeta Gundam” at the entrance of the venue, a 1/10 scale statue of “Hyakushiki” also appeared on B1F!
▲ Many attendees participated in the stamp rally where they were able to receive an extra-large tin badge that can only be obtained here!
▲ There was even a campaign where you could receive a not-for-sale original clear file when you tweeted about the event!
Pachinko “Fever Mobile Suit Zeta Gundam” has completely recreated a world overflowing with the charms of the TV anime Mobile Suit Zeta Gundam and its diverse human dramas with a craftmanship that did not allow any comprises. It is a masterpiece made with tremendous efforts that can be enjoyed by a wide group from fans of the Gundam series as well as fans of pachinko and slot machines.
Definitely be sure to experience its overwhelming quality and impact due to high specs and diverse gimmicks at pachinko parlors throughout the country.
Pachinko “Fever Mobile Suit Zeta Gundam” Commemorative Pre-Release Event
[Date] January 7, 2018 (Sun)
[Venue] Bellesalle Akihabara (Tokyo) / club JOULE (Osaka)
[Admission Fee] Free