After the myriad of themed cup covers Pokémon installed throughout the Rising Sun, it has been announced that another series will soon receive the same treatment. Bandai Namco Group has in fact revealed that some drain covers dedicated to Mobile Suit Gundam they will soon appear in Japan.
The first will arrive the1 August to Odawara, in the prefecture of Kanagawa, which is the hometown of the father of Gundam Yoshiyuki Tomino. For this occasion, two versions will be made available:
- The one depicting theRX-78-2 will be positioned at Odawara castle
- The one depicting the Z’Gok from Char will be positioned at port of Odawara
The Gundam Manhole Project will work with local governments across Japan, with the intention of “reinvigorate the campaigns and demonstrate the strong bond of fans of the franchise through the generations“.
Source: Gundam.info Street Anime News Network