Now taking orders for late APRIL delivery
A Kato USA N Scale Web-Shop exclusive!
2015 marked the 40th anniversary of Sanyo Shinkansen's completion inauguration, as well as the 20th anniversary of the start of the Evangelion TV series. To celebrate this double anniversary, the Shinkansen Evangelion Project was launched in November 2015.
Created under the supervision of Mr. Hideaki Anno, Director of Evangelion,
and designed by Mr. Ikuto Yamashita, Evangelion's mechanical designer, this special 500 Series Shinkansen is now in service and is planned to operate from 2015 through the Spring of 2018 to commemorate the Shinkansen and Evangelionís shared 40th and 20th Anniversaries.
Manufactured under license, this special N Scale 8-Car Shinkansen Train Set from Kato mimics the distinct paint of the prototype Shinkansen, and comes in a special bookcase featuring unique art by Mr. Ikuto Yamashita. This set is being sold in the US under strict license and exclusively through the Kato USA online store and only in limited quantities! This item is a limited exclusive in Japan and is not available from any other retailer in the US.
- 8-Car N Scale 500 Series Shinkansen in special EVA-01 Test Type Deco
- Special colored bookcase with decorated slipcover
This set is being offered exclusively in the US through Kato USA and is not available anywhere else. Quantities are extremely limited and we are only taking orders through the end of the year or while supplies last!
This is a pre-order: We will charge a non-refundable $10 deposit at the time of ordering which will be applied to the remainder of the amount when your order is ready to ship!
This product was added to our catalog on Monday 03 October, 2016.