WORLD FINALS: DECEMBER 2019

THE GBWC

“Gunpla Builders World Cup” is the official Gunpla global tournament presented by BANDAI where modelers around the world show off their completed Gundam models. The competition determines the greatest Gunpla builder in the world and let creators fight for the title of Gunpla World Cup Champion!
 

ENTRY METHODS

2019 Walk-in entries are welcomed at Otakuthon (Montreal, Quebec), Anime Revolution (Vancouver, British Columba), Ai-Kon (Winnipeg, Manitoba) .  For those who can't attend venues, we also accept Online entries.  Please check back this summer for more information.

SEMI-FINALS

One winner from each of the four channels: EAST, CENTRAL, WEST, and ONLINE will compete to be the ultimate Canadian Finalist. The finalist will receive a paid trip to the JAPAN INTERNATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP representing Canada! The Canadian Finalist is selected from a panel of judges from BANDAI including Master Kawaguchi in November. Make us proud!

EAST

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Otakuthon is a bilingual convention in Montreal, QC that celebrates Japanese animation (anime), graphic novels (manga), gaming, and pop culture. The event is organized yearly by passionate volunteers to make Otakuthon happen for the fans.

* ENTRY ACCEPTED ON AUGUST 16, 2019 *

FIRST 50 ENTRIES RECEIVE GBWC BADGES

 TOP 3 PRIZES (LIST TO ANNOUNCE LATER)

1ST WINNER TO BECOME ONE OF FOUR CANADIAN SEMI-FINALIST

WEST

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Anime Revolution, widely known as AniRevo, is an anime convention located in Vancouver, British Columbia. AniRevo holds multiple events in Vancouver throughout the year; the largest being our summer event, held annually at the Vancouver Convention and Exhibition Centre.

* ENTRY ACCEPTED ON AUGUST 9, 2019 *

FIRST 50 ENTRIES RECEIVE GBWC BADGES

 TOP 3 PRIZES (LIST TO ANNOUNCE LATER)

1ST WINNER TO BECOME ONE OF FOUR CANADIAN SEMI-FINALIST

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Ai-Kon is a Japanese anime and pop culture convention held annually in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. The convention is a three-day event held during the summer, which runs 24 hours though Friday morning all the way to Sunday afternoon!

Our current base of operation is the RBC Winnipeg Convention Centre, a long-time partner that not only allows for our continuous growth but is also easily accessible to our wonderful attendees in beautiful downtown Winnipeg.

* ENTRY ACCEPTED ON JULY 26, 2019 *

 

FIRST 50 ENTRIES RECEIVE GBWC BADGES

 TOP 3 PRIZES (LIST TO ANNOUNCE LATER)

1ST WINNER TO BECOME ONE OF FOUR CANADIAN SEMI-FINALIST

ONLINE

The online competition is available for those unable to attend physical contests but would like to show off their work and compete for

a chance to represent Canada in GBWC.

* WEB ENTRY FROM AUGUST 1 - AUGUST 31, 2019 *

1ST WINNER TO BECOME ONE OF FOUR CANADIAN SEMI-FINALIST