September 28, 2018

Includes the newest items! "58th All Japan Model Hobby Show" Report

Public days September 29 and 30, 2018! "Gundam NT" stage also erected!


In Odaiba, Tokyo, at Tokyo Big Sight East 7 and 8 Halls, Japan's biggest hobby event, the 58th All Japan Model Hobby Show will take place September 28 (Fri.) to 30 (Sun.) 2018. Public days are September 29 (Sat.) and 30 (Sun.). Admission is ¥1,000 (tax inc.), middle school and younger children are free.

At the venue, a variety of genres from different hobby companies are exhibited, such as plastic models and figures, and numerous other items from the toy hobby world.

 

Starting with gunpla, BANDAI SPIRITS will be exhibiting character plastic models. Bandai will also be showing capsule toys, figures, and candy toys as well.

 

At BANDAI SPIRITS Special Stage, the "Mobile Suit Gundam NT" stage is held, and screenplay writer Harutoshi Fukui and producer Naohiro Ogata will appear. Master Kawaguchi appears in "Teach us! Gunpla Concierge!! Special Edition". It will be filled with content such as "Hobby Division Planning Supervisor Speaks! Lots of Latest News Special Stage".

 

This will be the premiere of many items, so let's give a full report about the highlights of the venue.

 

Hobby Division

  • PG 1/60 00 Gundam Seven Sword/G December 2018 Release Date / ¥24,840(tax inc.)
  • MG 1/100 Ex-S Gundam/S Gundam / Sample Display
  • RG 1/144 Full Armor・Unicorn Gundam December 2018 Release Date / ¥5,832(tax inc.)
  • HG 1/144 Narrative Gundam A-Packs November 2018 Release Date / ¥5,940(tax inc.)
  • HG 1/144 Jegan D Type (Escort Team Spec) Pre-order soon at Premium Bandai / ¥1,944(tax inc.)

Other gunpla from "Mobile Suit Gundam NT" are also on display!

  • HG 1/144 Gustav Karl (Unicorn Ver.) February 2019 Release Date / ¥2,592(tax inc.)
  • 【Above】HG 1/144 R Jarja January 2019 Release Date / ¥2,052(tax inc.)
  • 【Below】HG 1/144 Gaz R/L Pre-order soon at Premium Bandai / ¥3,780(tax inc.)
  • 【Left】RE/100 1/100 Gyunei Guss's Jagd Doga Now on sale / ¥4,860(tax inc.)
  • 【Right】RE/100 1/100 Quess Air's Jagd Doga Sample Display
  • 【Left】HG 1/144 Moon Gundam Now on sale / ¥3,024(tax inc.)
  • 【Right】HG 1/144 Dijeh December 2018 Release Date / ¥2,052(tax inc.)
  • MG 1/100 V2 Assault Buster Gundam Ver.Ka Pre-order on Premium Bandai Starting October 2018 / ¥7,560(tax inc.)
  • Figure-rise Mechanics Haro December 2018 Release Date / ¥1,944(tax inc.)
  • Haropla Mobile Haro January 2019 Release Date / ¥1,296(tax inc.)
  • 【Left】HGBD 1/144 Gundam Zerachiel February 2019 Release Date / ¥2,700(tax inc.)
  • 【Right】MG 1/100 Hyakushiki(Crash) Pre-order Soon to Premium Bandai / ¥6,264(tax inc.)
  • HGBD 1/144 GBN-Base Gundam January 2019 Release Date / ¥1,728(tax inc.)
  • 【Left】HGBD 1/144 Gundam AGEII Magnum SV Ver. December 2018 Release Date / ¥2,376(tax inc.)
  • 【Right】HGBD 1/144 Gundam 00 Sky HWS(Trans-Am Infinity Mode) November 2018 Release Date / ¥2,484(tax inc.)
  • SDBD RX-Zeromaru Shinki Kessho January 2019 Release Date / ¥1,944(tax inc.)
  • HGBD Mobile Doll Sarah December 2018 Release Date / ¥2,592(tax inc.)
  • HGBC 1/144 HWS&SV Custom Weapon Set January 2019 Release Date / ¥1,296(tax inc.)
  • 【Left】HGPG 1/144 Puchigguy Charagguy Ayame January 2019 Release Date / ¥972(tax inc.)
  • 【Right】Figure-rise Standard AYAME / COMING SOON...
  • 【Left】SD Gundam Cross Silhouette Freedom Gundam February 2019 Release Date / ¥1,080(tax inc.)
  • 【Right】PG 1/60 Gundam Exia Clear Color Body Pre-order on Premium Bandai / ¥3,780(tax inc.)

 

Gundam Base exclusive gunpla exhibition and sale also held! Newest items displayed!

Collectors Division

  • METAL BUILD Crossbone Gundam X1 January 2019 Release Date / ¥23,760(tax inc.)

Starting with the previous "GM Sniper II ver. A.N.I.M.E.", and the "Nightingale (Heavy Paint Spec.), many different ROBOT SPIRITS items will be there!

Gashapon World

  • Gashapon Warriors f 08 October 2018 Release Date / ¥300(tax inc.)
  • 【Left】MOBILE SUIT ENSEMBLE EX10 Gundam F90 Set Orders begin on Premium Bandai October 2018 / Price TBD
  • 【Right】MOBILE SUIT ENSEMBLE Gundam F91 Expansion Set Orders begin on Premium Bandai October 2018 / Price TBD

The newest items such as the January 2019 release of "Exceed Model Gundam Head 01" and November 2018 release of "Exceed Model Zaku Head Customize Parts" will be on display!

 

Additionally, the prize-winning works from "Mobile Suit Ensemble Customize Festival" will be exhibited as well!

Candy Toys

The Gundam candy toy series "Mobile Suit Gundam Micro Wars" has arrived! The first edition will be released March 2019, and a diorama will be exhibited at the venue, let's go check out the real thing!

Along with the December 2018 release of "Mobile Suit Gundam G Frame 04" and "Mobile Suit Gundam G Frame Unicorn Gundam 03 Phenex (Destroy Mode) (Narrative Ver.)", the newest items such as the December 2018 release of "FW GUNDAM CONVERGE #13" will also be displayed!

"STRICT-G" & "Gun-cierge Haro" also appear!

In addition to the variety of kits, a communication robot employing AI "Gun-cierge Haro" and a Gundam-related apparel shop "STRICT-G" also appears.

 

In "STRICT-G", advance sales of the "Gunpla T-Shirt Phenex Design" and an OEM collaboration of a tool bag with the commercial bag maker "BAG WORKS" are being sold.

 

A "Gunpla T-Shirt Phenex Design" clear file will be a free gift while supplies last to people who visit the booth, so don't miss it!

GSI Creos

At the GSI Creos Booth, Gundam Color will be exhibited. In addition, "Gundam Marker Metallic Set 2" will be sold in February 2019, don't miss that either.

At the gunpla facility "THE GUNDAM BASE TOKYO", the event-related THE GUNDAM BASE TOKYO×GSI Creos campaign is held.

During the two day period of September 29 (Sat.) and 30 (Sun.), in the build room of "GUNDAM BASE TOKYO", a "Gundam Marker Airbrush" experience will be held. Also, if you bring the booklet distribute at the "58th All Japan Model Hobby Show" to Gundam Base Tokyo, one Gundam Marker will be your free gift, so don't miss it.
※Gundam Marker color cannot be chosen.

 

 

(Gundam Info Editorial Department)

 


58th All Japan Model Hobby Show

 

【Schedule】

  • Public Days

September 29, 2018(Sat.)9:30~18:00

September 30, 2018(Sun.) 9:30~16:30

 

【Venue】

Tokyo Big Sight Halls 7 and 8

3 Chome-11-1 Ariake, Koto, Tokyo

 

【Admission】

¥1,000(tax inc.)※Children under the age of junior high school students are free admission