This Neon Evangelion Eva-00 papercraft was the first operational Evangelion. Being a prototype, it was not originally equipped for combat but fearing for incoming enemy attack beyond their military power Unit-00 was upgraded and brought into battle against the Angels.
This is the one piloted by Ayanami Rei, an alter ego of Nagato Yuki from Suzumiya Haruhi. Aren’t they somehow feels the same ? Both are fixated to one man and try to help them protect the world from ambiguous angels and god.
Unit-00 papercraft model is based of the Unit-00 Rebuild of Evangelion Ver. figure by Bandai. The older version of 00 does not have stripes on its abs, and its legs are yellow.
Neon Genesis Evangelion commonly referred to as Evangelion or Eva, is a Japanese science-fiction animation series that first aired from October 1995 to March 1996.
It was created by Gainax anime studio and was both directed and written by Hideaki Anno. The series was received well by many and won several awards. It has had record numbers of sales in Japan and its franchise has made over two billion dollars.