Bandai Spirits has opened solicitations for the HG RX-78-02 Gundam (Gundam THE ORIGIN) and it looks really good. Like really, really good! Some have even said that it looks better than the Master Grade. In any case, they've also shown some of its features, one of which makes me think of getting two. This is … Continue reading HG RX-78-02 Gundam (Gundam THE ORIGIN): Details and Features
I'm not sure if I've stated this before, but I'm not really a fan of Tamashii Nations' Soul of Chogokin Full Action line and how it basically killed the Super Robot Chogokin line. I really like the latter's more collectible size and the figures are still consistent with each other scale-wise. But my ranting about … Continue reading Yep, We’re Getting More of These: Soul of Chogokin GX-92 Ideon (Full Action)
I was really setting my sights on building the RG Nu Gundam during the holiday break. Well, I'll defer that build as my next since I went on and started this guy. This is the MODEROID 1/35 Savage Crossbow, the Savage unit Sousuke Sagara used after the Arbalest got destroyed in Full Metal Panic! Invisible … Continue reading Freaking Minus Molds! Work-in-Progress #1: MODEROID Savage Crossbow
Okay, I just wanted to give some context before delving into my unsolicited hot take on Voltes V Legacy, the Philippine-produced live action series adaptation of Voltes V. I don't consider myself to be the greatest Voltes V fan though I did watch it multiple times thanks to repeated broadcasts on local TV. Heck, I … Continue reading What, Live Action Adaptation? "Voltes V Legacy"
Along with the Mobile Suit Gundam G40 special movie, Sunrise also dropped the first trailer for Mobile Suit GUNDAM Hathaway, the trilogy of movies adapting Yoshiyuki Tomino's Mobile Suit Gundam: Hathaway's Flash novels. And yes, they dropped "Flash" from the title -- at least the English one. The film series is billed as the proper … Continue reading Dropping The Flash: “Mobile Suit Gundam Hathaway” First Teaser