Posted November 25, 2015 by Tony Tuason in Collectibles

So You Build GunPla? — Bluefin Announces Finalists of North America Qualifier (2015 GunPla Builders World Cup)

Bluefin is the leading North American distributors Japanese toys, collectibles and hobby merchandise, and has recently announced the finalists of the North American qualifier for the 2015 GunPla Builders World Cup (GBWC). The GBWC is an annual contest by Bandai Hobby to determine the world’s best Gundam model builder, in which the winner will be crowned and known as a “GunPla World Cup Champion“!

This year’s tournament held qualifying rounds across 13 countries such as Japan, China, South Korea, Philippines, Taiwan, Thailand, Philippines and more! The finalists for North America are:

  • Kevin Zhang for his original creation “Dash’s Legendary Mobile Suit Mixcoalt”
  • Nate He for his customized “MG Jesta HAVOC”
  • Michael Wine for his diorama titled, “Officer Down”

We’ll learn more about the other finalists soon enough and we’ll keep you posted. But for now, you can check the NA finalists’ gunplas below ;)
Kevin Zhang Gunpla Entry Pic 2

Nate He Gunpla Entry Pic 1

Michael Wine Gunpla Entry Pic 1

Kevin Zhang Gunpla Entry Pic 1

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