SHIZUOKA (Kyodo) A “life-size” statue of a Gundam robot from the classic science-fiction franchise of the same name that became a popular tourist attraction when it was standing in Tokyo’s Odaiba waterfront area last summer will be displayed in Shizuoka starting in July, city officials said Tuesday.

The 18-meter-tall statue will be facing the tracks near JR Higashi Shizuoka Station and fans will be able to see it from trains against the backdrop of Mount Fuji, the city said.

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