▲It will be a statue of the Freedom Gundam, the protagonist’s unit from Mobile Suit Gundam SEED (head height: 18.03 meters).
*This image is for illustrative purposes.
A life-size Freedom Gundam from Mobile Suit Gundam SEED will be built in 2021 in Shanghai, China, and will be the first life-size Gundam overseas.
The statue of Freedom Gundam will be constructed and displayed in 2021 in front of the Mitsui Fudosan Group's first commercial facility Mitsui Shopping Park LaLaport Shanghai Jinqiao alongside the grand opening of the facility.
The Freedom Gundam is a Mobile Suit featured in Mobile Suit Gundam SEED, a series broadcast on TV in 2002, and is an extremely popular MS among Gundam fans overseas.
The Freedom Gundam Statue will be the first life-size Gundam statue overseas following the Life-Size Unicorn Gundam Statue in Odaiba, Tokyo, and GUNDAM FACTORY YOKOHAMA (a moving life-size Gundam exhibit facility), which is scheduled to open in Yamashita Pier, Yokohama, in 2020. It is scheduled to become a display that offers an experience where the realistic intensity of the Freedom Gundam can be felt, so please look forward to it.
The Life-Size Freedom Gundam Statue Exhibit Overview
The Life-Size Freedom Gundam Statue
In front of Mitsui Shopping Park LaLaport Shanghai Jinqiao
No. 738, Xinjinqiao Road, Pudong New District, Shanghai, China
Scheduled for 2021
- Shanghai Jingqiao Commercial Management Co. (Mitsui Shopping Park LaLaport Shanghai Jinqiao Operation and management)
- NOMURA Co., Ltd., NOMURA (Beijing) Co., Ltd. (Freedom Gundam Statue construction)
Announced at the Gundam Conference 2020 on bilibili!
At the presentation, Makoto Asanuma and Naohiro Ogata, the president and a producer of Sunrise, made an appearance in the form of a video message. The overseas development of the Life-Size Gundam Statue was announced.
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