Box Art Extravaganza: January 2020

I've decided to stop counting these "Box Art Extravaganza" posts in German and do them the easier way, not that it really matters. Anywho, most of these box arts are January Bandai Spirits releases, though there's one I'm currently joggling whether to get or not -- and it's nor from Bandai Spirits. MODEROID Chase Cruiser … Continue reading Box Art Extravaganza: January 2020

Hand-Painting, Literally. Work-in-Progress #2: MODEROID Savage Crossbow

Not exactly the smoothest build but I'm almost done with the MODEROID Savage Crossbow. All that's left is a little bit of hand-painting. Prior to this build, I was really apprehensive when it comes to hand-painting my kits. But thanks to a couple of YouTube tutorials, I've had a new found appreciation of the technique, … Continue reading Hand-Painting, Literally. Work-in-Progress #2: MODEROID Savage Crossbow

Yet Another Dilemma: Figure-rise Standard "ULTRAMAN" -Action-

Around the same time last year, I was in a dilemma on which releases to pick up for my ULTRAMAN collection. Whether I should go and continue with my ULTRA-ACT ✕ S.H.Figuarts figures, albeit being manga versions, or go with the Figure-rise Standard 1/12 scale model kits. Seeing the announcement of a second season, as … Continue reading Yet Another Dilemma: Figure-rise Standard "ULTRAMAN" -Action-

#5002 / S.H.Figuarts // C-3PO (Star Wars: The Force Awakens)

Love it or hate it, the Skywalker Saga has finally closed with Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker. While I don't consider myself to be a big Star Wars enthusiast, I do think the movie was less then stellar and Disney / Lucasfilm could've handled the sequel trilogy better. But we're not here to review … Continue reading #5002 / S.H.Figuarts // C-3PO (Star Wars: The Force Awakens)

New MODEROID Solicitations: January 2020

Cheesy banner image aside, Good Smile Company has released their January 2020 product solicitations and includes some from their MODEROID model kit line. Building a MODEROID kit is still a far cry from Bandai Spirits-level of engineering but they have their own quirks that made me interested in their upcoming releases. Staring with the 1/35 … Continue reading New MODEROID Solicitations: January 2020