Zone of the Enders’ Jehuty Comes To Life With A Large Bust In Akihabara

By Ishaan . October 23, 2012 . 12:10am

Zone of the Enders HD Collection will be released in Japan this week, and Konami have put together a large Jehuty bust to promote the game, which will soon be perched atop the Shimura Musen building in Akihabara from October 25th – November 4th.

 

 

 

On the day of the game’s release (October 25th), Konami will also hold a prize-drawing at their Konami Style Tokyo Midtown store and the Sofmap Akihabara Amusement building. Prizes include a Zone of the Enders poster signed by Yoji Shinkawa, a visual poster of Jehuty, and a premium pamphlet:

 

 

Another way to win the signed poster is for fans in Japan to take photographs of the Jehuty bust and tweet them using the hashtag #ZOE再起動. Participants will need to follow the official Kojima Productions Twitter account before they do this. Five winners will be chosen and contacted via Twitter direct messages.


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  • Z3

    IMO it looks out of place like its just there on the side of the road

  • z_merquise

    That’s a nice way to promote the upcoming HD collection.

    Just one step closer for creating a whole body replica of Jehuty like what happened with RX-79 Gundam.

    http://www.animemb.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/07/life-size-gundam-statue.png

    • Mrgrgr and Unacceptable World

      ^_^ That is still far far away there. If Macross is even not able to get their Real Life size there yet, i can not imagine other here.

      Maybe Mazinger will in the future here.^_^

      • Zero_Destiny

        There’s a statue of Mazinger Z in Spain. The series was actually really popular in parts of Europe back in the day.

        [ http://atlasobscura.com/place/mazinger-z

        • Mrgrgr and Unacceptable World

          Ohhhh Spain must be a very cool country there.^_^ They had matador and Mazinger lol.^_^

  • Shadowman

    I was hoping it would be just like the RX-79 Gundame statue but it still awesome though I can’t wait to get my game.^^  

  • Nitraion

    Can wait to drive anubis… XD

  • http://epiclyamazing.wordpress.com/ AzureNova

    I can’t wait until the day where we all have giant mechs =^_^=

  • Göran Isacson

    … I have to admit, I’d probably turn and run if I saw that. If there’s one thing I’ve learned it’s that Jehuty NEVER means good things for the civilians around it. NEVER.

  • Rohan Viajar

    man that’s freaking amazing!
    I say they should’ve gone all the way.
    but man.. AMAZING! :D

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/J3HRENYREVQWM2HB4RS5NG7N5U Josh Strange

    Only in Japan, What a great country.

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