Bandai Namco will unveil life-size Gundam RX-93ffν statue in Fukuoka next spring
Sunrise and Bandai Namco Group have announced that the new statue of Gundam life size in Fukuoka's Mitsui Shopping Park LaLaport in the spring of 2022. The statue will represent a new mobile suit called RX-93ffν Gundam, heavily based on Amuro Ray's RX-93 ν Gundam that appeared in the animated film Mobile Suit Gundam: Char's Counterattack 1988. The design will feature the familiar tricolor pattern of Gundam and a new funnel holder for long range fins.
The project manager Koji Fujiwara by Bandai Namco EntertainmentThe stated in the announcement that the statue will contain "gimmicks" which are a staple for the ν Gundam.
Bandai Namco Group previously hinted that it is working on a new life-size statue for June 2022.
Bandai Namco it currently has three life-size gun statues on show. A life-size “transforming” RX-0 Unicorn Gundam statue from Mobile Suit Gundam Unicorn the anime premiered at Tokyo's Diver City complex in September 2017. Sunrise then unveiled a life-size Gundam RX-78-2 statue, 18 meters (59 feet tall) tall from the first Mobile Suit Gundam anime in Yokohama on December 19. The life-size statue of the ZGMF-X10A Freedom Gundam by Mobile Suit Gundam Seed premiered in Shanghai on May 28th. (The Gundam Unicorn statue in Tokyo replaced an earlier, mostly immobile RX-78-2 Gundam statue.)