Gundam EZEight (rx_79g_ez_8@yahoo.com)
Tue, 16 Jan 2001 07:39:08 -0800 (PST)


hmm that would explain why i got a gundam weapons
catalog in my MG gundam ver. 1.5...
--- Federico Makabenta <yenm@iconn.com.ph> wrote:
> I can attest to the model part. I got my Nu Gundam
> in December and it had
> this Hobby Japan booklet with a feature on modeling.
> It had instructions on
> how to make a chrome finish Sazabi which I'm itching
> to try. :P
>
> I think I have a better picture (after the
> discussion on the no-Japanese
> dialogue First Gundam scandal) about why they don't
> always include these
> nice omake to all their releases. But I sure wish
> that a lot more of these
> make it to the US releases.
>
> Fed
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: Edward Ju <gundam@loop.com>
>
> > Actually, they are "first pressing edition
> exclusives" - a popular
> marketing
> > tool used in Japan to encourage initial sales by
> giving out bonus gifts
> > that will not be made available with reissues.
> That's why you didn't get
> > it with all of your episodes of 08th MS Team,
> because only the 1st print
> > copies had these. These aren't limited to home
> video either, you find
> them
> > with CDs and even model kits as well - 1st print
> anime soundtrack CDs
> often
> > come in a special packaging or with specil gifts,
> while 1st issues of the
> > MG MS-14A Gelgoog, GP01Fb, ZZ, Sazabi each came
> with special catalogs.
> >
> > Eddie
> >
> >
> > New items added at least once a week! Check out
> my eBay auctions at:
> >
>
http://cgi3.ebay.com/aw-cgi/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewListedItems&userid=-gundam-&so
> rt=3
> > &since=-1&page=1&rows=0
> > Please note the URL exceeds 80 characters and ends
> with "rows=0" not
> "sort=3"
> >
> >
> >
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