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Malaysia Wins the Champion of Gundam Plastic Modelers World Cup

by dtshyk
Dec 25, 2011 3:09 AM | 24 Comments
According to Mainichi, Malaysian champion has become the world champion of Gunpla Builders World Cup 2011. Hong Kong and Japanese champions were the second and the third, respectively.

Gunpla Builders World Cup 2011 official website (Pictures of other local champions)

Pictures of the winners
World Champion: Malaysia "Kshatriya 4"
The second place: Hong Kong "Hades. Kshatriya"
The third place: Japan "Negai (Wish)"

U-15 Champion: China "Conversation by Heart"

Gunpla Builders World Cup 2011 was held in Hong Kong on December 25th and the world champion was selected from the local champions from twelve countries and regions: Japan, Italy, Australia, Singapore, Malaysia, Philippines, Indonesia, North America (US and Canada), China, South Korea, Taiwan, and Hong Kong.

Sources: Mainichi

20 of 24 Comments Recent Comments

twonline said:
3rd looked better than 2nd

but 1st is totally bad-ass.... deserves the win......


IMO. But still, the people who made all of those are amazing! I can only build with legos, but even that looks like shit. ^^V

Dec 27, 2011 11:05 PM by Forest-kun

they all look awesome according to my amateur evaluation skill.

Dec 26, 2011 6:44 AM by tembikai

gingabishounen said:
are these custom? like they made the parts?



yes they have scratch built parts.

Dec 25, 2011 1:44 PM by Jigero

are these custom? like they made the parts?

Dec 25, 2011 12:33 PM by gingabishounen

3rd looked better than 2nd

but 1st is totally bad-ass.... deserves the win......

Dec 25, 2011 11:03 AM by twonline

Wow, epic Malaysia! awesome news! :)

Dec 25, 2011 10:40 AM by shootdatpancake

The third place: Japan "Negai (Wish)" should have won cause it looks better than anything else

Dec 25, 2011 9:55 AM by Mr_Gutts

Aireena said:
proud to be Malaysian

Dec 25, 2011 9:27 AM by Shinocchi

Deserved win!

Dec 25, 2011 9:03 AM by Pullman

Darn! So good!

Dec 25, 2011 8:27 AM by HyperCobaltMax

Heh, Japans one looks awesome..like a combination of Wing Zero and Sinanju

Dec 25, 2011 7:50 AM by OrangePal

I'm going to play devil's advocate and ask: Isn't there a more... significant championship they can win? I love gunpla and stuff from kotobukiya, but.....

Dec 25, 2011 7:40 AM by Lauriet

All of these look over designed as fuck, seen better stuff from Americans

Dec 25, 2011 7:34 AM by Jigero

proud for this news :)

Dec 25, 2011 6:50 AM by SeraSan

The Japan gundam looks better IMO.

Dec 25, 2011 6:12 AM by Cashdax

SurferDude said:
>Gundam
>Japan
>third

ROFLMAO.jpg


lol

j0x said:


P.S. i wonder what the Philippines made for this competition


i knew a fellow Filipino would comment on this..

i'm also curious with our country's bet...

heck, i don't even know about this competition until now... hehe...

Dec 25, 2011 5:53 AM by agent535

I love this news.

Dec 25, 2011 4:32 AM by Album

wow that malasian one is the BOMB the other 2 kinda sucked in comparison to the other 10 countries ive had a look at them all xD my fav is teh australian one shes a beaut

Dec 25, 2011 4:28 AM by Corpse69

proud to be Malaysian

Dec 25, 2011 4:17 AM by Aireena

congrats to Malaysia and that Gundam Quant of China is so slick too

P.S. i wonder what the Philippines made for this competition

Dec 25, 2011 4:14 AM by j0x