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Old October 31st, 2010, 07:08 PM   #21
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10/31 all of the white sheets have been removed and the glass is moving up






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Old November 13th, 2010, 12:14 AM   #22
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Old November 15th, 2010, 11:22 PM   #23
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Old November 23rd, 2010, 05:11 AM   #24
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It looks like they have started the last part of the building

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Old November 29th, 2010, 01:52 AM   #25
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Old December 10th, 2010, 01:32 AM   #26
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It's going up another level, and perhaps this is the last level?



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Old December 13th, 2010, 03:57 AM   #27
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Old December 18th, 2010, 12:50 AM   #29
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Its cool and the glass color its really nice!
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I love the colour of the glass and those subtle curves at the corners.

Is it topped out?
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Old December 19th, 2010, 02:05 AM   #32
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this building is so cool. i love it soo much. will it be long before it is topped out?
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Old December 19th, 2010, 04:21 PM   #33
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Nice. The cladding looks really good.
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Old December 22nd, 2010, 01:34 AM   #34
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I love the colour of the glass and those subtle curves at the corners.

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this building is so cool. i love it soo much. will it be long before it is topped out?
They are most likely building the last floors right now as you can see in this picture.

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Old January 4th, 2011, 11:00 PM   #36
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It's sleek and the curved corner is a nice break from the box designs.
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BTW I guess it is topped out now. I guess that part you see them building is part of the design since it's been unchanged today too

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This building is quite the contrast with the tower next to it. It looks better than some of the buildings surrounding it.
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Yes! This area of tokyo is known as "shitamachi" which is historically the "working class", traditional or even "poor" area of Tokyo. Of course today basically everyone is middle class but the legacy still exists. The Sky Tree complex is really good news for the area

It's because of history, the Yamanote area of Tokyo is where the upper class and the samurai lived, and shitamachi is where the lower class people lived. Today Shinjuku, Shibuya and many of the "rich" and "glitzy" areas of Tokyo are in the "yamanote" area not shitamachi. But now shitamachi will have the 2nd tallest building in the world and the tallest building in Tokyo!
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