Videos and Pics from the Opening Ceremony of Fuji-Q Highland’s “Evangelion World”
(This article was originally posted in Japanese at 14:24 July 23, 2010)
Fuji-Q Highland's new attraction Evangelion World launched on July 23. Here are some pics and videos from the opening ceremony where the 1/1 bust of Evangelion Unit-01 was unveiled.
Videos and pics after the cut!
A room decked out to look like Cage 7 (Evangelion's hangar).
The first 200 visitors of Evangelion World could attend the unveiling ceremony.
YouTube - "EVANGELION:WORLD" Opening Ceremony with Rei and Asuka
And the unveiling ceremony begun. After a video of the production process was shown, the Evangelion bust was unveiled following a countdown, and the "test drive" begins.
YouTube - "EVANGELION:WORLD" Opening Ceremony Unveiling of 1/1 Unit-01 Bust and Test Drive
So many cameras and mobiles.
Unit-01 went berserk for a while, exhaling smoke.
The eyes shine.
But in the end, the test drive was a success.
"Evangelion Shout Contest" was held after the test drive.
A contestant in Shinji Ikari cosplay.
He won the contest by shouting Shinji's famous line "I'm Shinji Ikari, pilot of Evangelion Unit-01!"
YouTube - "EVANGELION:WORLD" Opening Ceremony Shout Contest: Shinji Ikari
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