Unofficial Box Art Extravaganza: “Gundam Breaker Battlogue” Kits!

While the Gundam Breaker Battlogue anime is slated to drop this October, the actual kits are slated for November the earliest. But to the surprise of many, mainly those from the US, the kits are starting to show up as Target exclusives a month or so ahead of its Japanese (and the rest of the … Continue reading Unofficial Box Art Extravaganza: “Gundam Breaker Battlogue” Kits!

Unsolicited First Impressions: “Kyoukai Senki”, “Sacks&Guns!!”, “Muv-Luv Alternative”

As I probably mentioned in a couple of posts already, October has finally started and along with it, multiple mecha series for the season. I've caught the opening episodes for most of them and here are my unsolicited thoughts. Kyoukai Senki After finishing the episode, the first question that popped into my brain is: "Why … Continue reading Unsolicited First Impressions: “Kyoukai Senki”, “Sacks&Guns!!”, “Muv-Luv Alternative”

Box Art Extravaganza: October 2021

We're now into October and as I've previously mentioned, we are looking at multiple mecha series this season, many of which are getting kits their gorgeous packaging art. First is the HG Kenbu or MAILeS Kenbu as written in the lower thirds, and it's the main protagonist machine from the new series Kyoukai Senki or … Continue reading Box Art Extravaganza: October 2021

Resolving a Cliffhanger… with a Cliffhanger: “Getter Robo Arc” Series Review

The following may contain spoilers for Getter Robo Arc. Director / Jun KawagoeScreenplay / Tadashi Hayakawa (based on Ken Ishikawa's Getter Robo Arc manga)Production / Bee Media & Studio A-CatRelease Date / July 2021 The Getter Robo franchise has cemented itself as one of the foundations of the mecha genre, with the original being the … Continue reading Resolving a Cliffhanger… with a Cliffhanger: “Getter Robo Arc” Series Review

Display it with Science! Transformers Anti-Gravity Tensegrity Base Optimus Prime Set

I'm not really sure when tensegrity structures and consumer goods started to become a thing, but it looks like the Transformers brand is joining the fad with its recent announcement of an Optimus Prime set that comes with a tensegrity base. But before we go into what the set comes with, I believe I'm not … Continue reading Display it with Science! Transformers Anti-Gravity Tensegrity Base Optimus Prime Set