What, is it made of gold? Damn right it is. Pure gold.
Tokyo's Ginza Tanaka oversaw the creation of the statue, which is valued at 60 million yen (US$585,247). The gold alone weighs two kilograms! According to NariNari, Bandai has plans to put the pricey piece on display sometime this year in Japan and in Taiwan.
If you are curious about how big the statue is, check out Mainichi's photo coverage.
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