February 26, 2019

Gundam Special Stage Appears! "C3AFA HONG KONG 2019" Event Report

"SD Gundam World Sangoku Soketsuden" announced and gunpla exhibited!

The annual anime event "C3AFA HONG KONG" was held over the three day period from February 22, 2019 (Fri) to 24 (Sun) at the Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre.

 

At the event, companies of various genres exhibited their booths, and the announcement and display of the latest items was held. On the 23rd (Sat) at the main stage, "Gundam Special Stage" was held, and on the 24th (Sun) there was "Gundam Anison Special Stage", which were very popular.

 

 

Yusuke Kobayashi Appears! "Gundam Special Stage"

On February 23, 2019 (Sat) at the main stage, "Gundam Special Stage" was held, and the voice of Riku Mikami from "Build Divers", Yusuke Kobayashi appeared and talked about the appeal of "Build Divers". Also, SD Gundam World Sangoku Soketsuden was announced. Producer Hiroomi Iketani and Yutaka Abe of BANDAI SPIRITS Hobby Division appeared, the gunpla were introduced, and the PV and teaser visuals were shown.

 

 

 

▼Backstage candid photos have arrived!

From left: Producer Hiroomi Iketani, Yusuke Kobayashi, Yutaka Abe

Iris & BACK-ON Sing! "Gundam Anison Special Stage"

On February 24, 2019 (Sun), Iris and BACK-ON appeared in "Gundam Anison Special Stage".

 

Iris sang four songs including "Gundam Build Divers" ending theme "Ashita e", and BACK-ON performed 7 songs including "Gundam Build Fighters" OP theme "Nibun no Ichi" and "Gundam Build Fighters Try" OP theme "Cerulean". The audience was very enthusiastic.

"Sangoku Soketsuden" & "Gundam NT" Related Gunpla and "GUNDAM UNIVERSE" Exhibited!

At the venue, companies of various genres exhibited, and the newest items were announced and displayed.

 

The SUNRISE INC. / BANDAI NAMCO Pictures Inc. joint booth had original posters commemorating the 40th anniversary of Gundam and the newest works, as well as an exhibition of popular characters.

 

The BANDAI / BANDAI SPIRITS / BANDAI NAMCO ASIA / BANPRESTO joint booth had gunpla related to "Mobile Suit Gundam NT" and "SD Gundam World Sangoku Soketsuden" and GUNDAM UNIVERSE were displayed, event limited gunpla and items were also sold. The apparel shop which incorporates the Gundam world view "STRICT-G" also exhibited, and various popular collaboration items appeared



C3AFA HONG KONG 2019

[Date]February 22, 2019(Fri)~24(Sun)

[Venue]Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre