Presented by The Calgary Gunpla Community

Put your skills to the test in The Gunpla Hangar presented by Plamod with Otafest’s Model Kit Contest! Register below, then drop off your completed model kit to The Gunpla Hangar at Otafest.

Model Contest


  1. The model must be created using plastic model kits.
  2. To qualify in the Gundam category the model must have origin from the Gundam universe.
  3. Non-Gundam model kits will be entered as a single category.
  4. The base model will be placed in its respective category.
    1. Categorizations may be subject to change due to larger dioramas at judge’s discretion
  5. Base Models may not be more then 50% 3D printed or fabricated from scratch.
    1. Dioramas/bases are exempt from this rule.
  6. Each participant may enter up to one model/diorama per category.
  7. Participants must have dropped off their entry to The Gunpla Hangar prior to 6:00 PM MT, May 16, 2020.
  8. Participants may pick up your model kits after judging completes on May 17, 2020 (exact time to be determined).
  9. Winners will be contacted on May 17, 2020 and awards presented during Otafest’s closing ceremonies.


Note: Otafest admission is required to enter any Otafest contest.

Applications are closed.

At this time, we have made the very difficult decision to postpone Otafest until May 21-23, 2021. Please see our official announcement here.