51% of Young Men “Have Never Even Heard of Gundam”

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The finding that over half of Japanese young men quizzed about their favourite Gundams had never even heard of Gundam has thrown the popularity of these cultural titans amongst the younger generations into question – with plenty reluctant believe it can be possible.

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    this used to be a fun site for fun news. all those russian women that cut mens weiners. now its just going downhill. pls sancom, put the interesting news back. its simple but it works, not... More

  • Anonymous commented on March 5, 2016 16:22

    I think "giant robots" could potentially work in some form, but probably not as bipedal humanoids. That's not exactly an efficient shape for something ten or twenty or more meters tall. Even with materials strong... More


Hikikomori Kept Mother’s Corpse in Bag “To Buy Plamo”

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A man living as a hikikomori hermit for the past 30 years has been arrested after it transpired he had hid his mother’s corpse for 3 years so he could use her pension to steal $80,000 to fund his plamo hobby.

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  • Anonymous commented on June 7, 2011 02:41

    Oh wait, that's the wrong number. 5000 is approximately how many dead pensioners were already discovered. Greece has about 9000 centenarians (officially) which would make 80% a very conservative estimate, in my opinion.... More

  • Anonymous commented on June 7, 2011 02:38

    There's been this series of articles on how Japan doesn't check up on its pensioners on Sankaku. Well, turns out that Greece has the same problem. Greece never checked up on the pensions of civil... More


Top 10 Manliest Hobbies

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Japanese asked which hobbies they consider the most manly supply a ranking which in proper Japanese fashion places macho activities like fishing above such effete pastimes as body-building and running around in a field.

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  • Anonymous commented on April 17, 2011 21:44

    LOL fuking jokes... More

  • Anonymous commented on April 13, 2011 08:56

    Gunpla? Seriously?! I love Gunpla, it is my hobby of choice. But the only thing manly about it is that there are zero women who do it.... More


Bandai Announces Linkin Park Gundam

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Bandai and US rock band Linkin Park have announced an unusual collaboration in the form of a limited edition HGUC 1/144 RX-78GP01Fb Gundam GP01Fb Full Vernian “Linkin Park Edition.”

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  • Anonymous commented on April 9, 2013 13:03

    I like Linkin Park...but I find this to be a very bad idea. So many great japanese bands out there...some of them should get a gundam instead.... More

  • Anonymous commented on September 22, 2010 13:53

    This song was already used by fagtivision for one of their medal of honor trailers... the rest of the cd is CRAP, even worst than this song.... More


GURODAM

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An enterprising Gundam fanatic appears to have finally contrived a use for all the plastic sprues collected as a result of the hobby, and the results are quite uncanny…

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  • Anonymous commented on October 11, 2010 09:44

    The number of Sprus that the average 1/144 model is generally between 3-8 (I'd say an average of 5). That's a lot more if we go by those.... More

  • Anonymous commented on May 19, 2010 13:06

    that is fucking awesome he took it to the next level... More


Otaku Murdered by Lady Serial Killer in Deadly Konkatsu

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Police have arrested a woman suspected of tricking an otaku into giving her some $50,000 to cover the couple’s imminent marriage, after which the man promptly committed suicide.

Further investigations revealed three other men connected with the woman had died under mysterious circumstances, in a case police are treating as murder.

Update: Now it appears no less than 6 men connected with the woman died or committed suicide, and we learn that the woman, a convicted fraudster,  led a lavish lifestyle from which she swelled to just shy of 100kg…

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  • Anonymous commented on October 9, 2010 08:22

    So, uh, he wanted to marry a woman, who weighed 100 kilograms? Okay, it's his choice if he decides to stain himself with 3dpd, but, how can he have such low standards?... More

  • Anonymous commented on July 31, 2010 13:00

    http://www.loser.com Anonymous is legion.... More


Otaku Burns Down Mother’s Home in Gundam Revenge

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A man has burnt down his home after his mother threw out his Gundam collection, lamenting “I’ve lost my precious Gundam, I may as well die.”

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  • Anonymous commented on February 24, 2012 18:52

    Me too man. so depressing. I was like WAT GUNDAM?... More

  • Anonymous commented on June 30, 2011 16:02

    I'm a little late to this discussion, but I can't believe that not a single one of you nerds even brought up the fact that he could get a roommate if moving out is cost... More


Plamo Otaku Paid $42,000 to Model

Gundam Otaku Paid $42,000 to Model; No Pay for Walking Dog

A court has ordered the employer of a dead live-in janitor to pay ¥4,200,000 in overtime payments to him, for time he spent drinking and indulging in his plamo modelling hobbies. The company did at least get out of paying the other 36 million yen demanded.

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  • Anonymous commented on April 29, 2011 14:31

    You SHOULD be paid while you're on call, during this time you really aren't free to do anything that can't be put down to do whatever business they ask you to do. That means... More

  • Arokan commented on January 26, 2009 07:06

    Don't worry, i'm laughing enough for the two of us... More


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