Late last week, the big Gundam model expo got underway in Tokyo. And if you like Gundam models or giant mecha, you're going to love the plastic on display.

These models and dioramas were completed by incredibly talented and passionate individuals—many of Japan's best Gundam model builders.

Have a look at the photos below, courtesy of Akiba Blog:

ガンプラビルダーズワールドカップ日本大会 「今回も力作が多数」[アキバBlog]

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