And They’re Complete! HGUC Gundam G05 / Unit 5

With the announcement and consequent release of the Premium Bandai exclusive HGUC Gundam G04, it was only a matter of time before they complete the seven RX-78 units. And now it is complete with the announcement of the HGUC RX-78-5 Gundam G05. This appeared in the game Mobile Suit Gundam: Encounters in Space along with … Continue reading And They’re Complete! HGUC Gundam G05 / Unit 5

Rising From Mediocrity: "Gundam Build Divers Re:RISE" Series Review

The following may contain spoilers for Gundam Build Divers Re:RISE. Director / Shinya Watada Screenplay / Yasuyuki Muto Production / Sunrise Beyond Release Date / October 10, 2019 Most, if not everyone, in the Gundam community consider Gundam Build Divers as the most mediocre entry in the Gundam Build series. It had a good concept … Continue reading Rising From Mediocrity: "Gundam Build Divers Re:RISE" Series Review

I’ll Remember This Guy Now: MODEROID Baldios

Just a quick tangent before the post proper and what's with the title. A couple of years ago, I went to a local Japanese-themed restaurant decorated with various mecha heads on its wall. Being a self-proclaimed mecha fan that I am, I attempted to name every head I saw. And to a good extent I … Continue reading I’ll Remember This Guy Now: MODEROID Baldios

"Evangelion 3.0+1.0: Thrice Upon a Time" Gets January 2021 Release Date

Thanks to COVID-19 and the shenanigans it ensued, many movies were nudged off their original release schedules, and this included Evangelion 3.0+1.0: Thrice Upon a Time, the much awaited final entry to the Rebuild of Evangelion tetralogy that started way back in 2007. But alas, Studio Khara released a third trailer in the same style … Continue reading "Evangelion 3.0+1.0: Thrice Upon a Time" Gets January 2021 Release Date

I Definitely Want One! "Ultraman Z" Special Unit No.1 Sevenger

While I generally tend to stay away from collecting robots from Japanese 'tokusatsu' shows, I do have a couple of collector figures from the various Godzilla films because they do look awesome. On a somewhat related note, I've been watching Ultraman Z as it's available on YouTube with English subtitles and I'm finding myself liking … Continue reading I Definitely Want One! "Ultraman Z" Special Unit No.1 Sevenger