American distributor of Bandai's Gundam models, announced on Wednesday that a
small quantity of the limited-edition HGUC Unicorn Gundam Unit 2 Banshee
Destroy Mode (Clear Ver.) will be available at Otakon at the retail price of
US$30. The model kit was originally only available at the Japanese theatrical
release of Gundam Unicorn Episode 5 “The Black Unicorn.” However, a few were
allowed to be sold at America, starting with an unannounced batch at Anime Expo
earlier this month.
of the fifth Gundam UC episode will take place at Otakon on Saturday with
Michael Sinterniklaas and Tetsuya Kakihara — the English and Japanese voices of
the anime's Angelo Sauper — as guests. Otakon will run from July 27 to July 29
at the Baltimore Convention Center.