News Giant Gundam Lantern
posted on 2007-03-05 11:01 EST
A teaching assistant at the Department of Fine Arts, Taipei National University of Arts, has made a giant 1:2.5 scale Gundam RX-78 lantern for the annual Taipei Lantern Festival. Construction of the 7.5 meter tall (sitting) lantern, which will be on display until March 11th, was approved by the Taiwanese licensor of Gundam. Photos of the Gundam lantern can be seen here, while photos of the 2.5 month construction process can be seen here (click on the 按這裡檢視圖片 links to view the images).