Eva cell phone sells 20,000 in five hours

7 06 2009

evaphone2Fans looking to get one of the Hideaki Anno designed NERV cellphones may be out of luck — the limited edition phone sold all 20,000 units in just five hours of it being offered for pre-order.

The phone, which features a NERV inteface and logo on the outside among many Evangelion tie-ins, will be featured in the upcoming film Evangelion 2.0: You Can (not) Advance.

While pre-orders for the 90,000 yen phone (about $900) are finished, another 10,000 units will be sold in stores, also likely to be sold out fast.

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Details released for Eva 2.0 phone

19 05 2009

Eva keitai 2Details have been released for the NTT Docomo’s Evangelion phone to tie-in with the latest Evangelion movie remake, Evangelion 2.0: You Can (Not) Advance.

The 135-gram phone has a 3.3-inch display, 10 megapixel camera and a holographic NERV logo on the black matte case. It also comes with a special NERV case/stand and a keitai strap. Users can choose from several NERV-themed menu layouts.

About 20,000 units will be available for pre-order, with 10,000 more available for sale, only sold from June to July.

To see a promo video for the phone, click: Here! 

Courtesy Anime News Network