Easily one of the most famous Otaku attractions in Tokyo is the life-size Gundam model in front of Diver City Tokyo Plaza in Odaiba. Whether you consider yourself to be a fan of the Gundam series or if you are simply familiar with it, you can’t help but be in awe of this model! You can truly picture what life would be like if Gundam mobile suit were truly in existence!
If you are lucky or have really good timing, you might even get to see a short presentation of the moving Gundam, complete with smoke and sound effects! At night, there is also a presentation where the mobile suit lights up.
Nearby, you can treat yourself to a Gundam café and merchandise shop. Try the Beam Churros, a fun name to a popular snack in the café! If you would like to try out another Gundam-inspired café, you can also visit the Gundam Café in Akihabara where they have other specialties available!
Gundam Cafe Offerings
Here are some mouth-watering Gundam Cafe menu nomnoms for Otaku JapanLovers!
Photos from Gundam Cafe's official website.
Stay tuned for another Gundam inspired photo stroll when we visit the Gundam Front Tokyo next!
More information about the Gundam RX-78-2 and Diver City: