New 55,000-pound Gundam robotic in Japan can transfer its limbs like a boss


This full-scale Gundam robotic stands outdoors Gundam Manufacturing unit Yokohama in Japan. 

Video screenshot by Bonnie Burton/CNET

Followers of the anime robotic Gundam can now go to the life-sized large on the Gundam Manufacturing unit in Yokohama, outdoors of Tokyo, Japan. 

C0onstruction of the large robotic completed on July 29. The Gundam robotic stands 18 meters (59 toes) tall and weighs 25 metric tons (approx. 55,000 kilos), in keeping with Sora Information 24.

This Yokohama Gundam is constructed with a mechanical skeleton so it could possibly really transfer its physique, together with its legs and arms. Engineers examined the motion of the robotic’s legs, arms and torso on July 5.

Shinto monks blessed blessed Gundam’s head in a conventional building ceremony known as a jotoshiki earlier than the pinnacle was secured to the robotic’s shoulders with a constructing crane.

This Gundam in Yokohama is Japan’s second full-scale RX-78. The first stood at Tokyo’s Odaiba district earlier than being changed by the RX-Zero Unicorn Gundam.

Gundam Manufacturing unit Yokohama initially deliberate to open in the summertime, however on account of coronavirus delays, it is going to now open in October.

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