They’re Back! The Robot Spirits ⟨Side GHOST⟩ Tachikoma (Ghost in the Shell SAC_2045)

A new entry in the Ghost in the Shell franchise is set to premiere this April on Netflix. And no, I haven't watched any of the previous movies or series... or even the live-action Hollywood version. In any case, Ghost in the Shell SAC_2045 is set to continue the events in the Stand Alone Complex … Continue reading They’re Back! The Robot Spirits ⟨Side GHOST⟩ Tachikoma (Ghost in the Shell SAC_2045)

Workbench Snapshots: When Tony Stark Goes Black

S.H.Figuarts / Iron Man Model 42 S.H.Figuarts / Iron Man Mark 22 "Hot Rod" S.H.FIguarts / Iron Man Mark 20 "Python" Did some quick reorganization of my Iron Man figures on storage yesterday and just snapped a photo of these three. All of them are exclusives, two are Japanese event-limited items while the other is … Continue reading Workbench Snapshots: When Tony Stark Goes Black

Today’s Exclusive Non-Premium Bandai Gunpla

Premium Bandai is celebrating its 10 years of existence... 10 years of online exclusive figures or model kits that are more difficult and expensive to get. But do you know what's harder to get? Exclusives tied up to specific merchandise or services specific to Japan. And they have announced a couple of such kits. HG … Continue reading Today’s Exclusive Non-Premium Bandai Gunpla

My Pseudo-Completionist Collector Tendencies: Revoltech Yamaguchi “Gurren Lagann” Figures

This post is a sort of response to my recent pre-order cancellation of the Sen-Ti-Nel PLAIOBOT Gurren Lagann, a model kit I'm sure many are going to purchase, and why I'm opting to stick with my Revoltech Yamaguchi versions. Inspired by my recent viewing of Promare, I took out these Revoltech Yamaguchi figures out of … Continue reading My Pseudo-Completionist Collector Tendencies: Revoltech Yamaguchi “Gurren Lagann” Figures

Crazy Huge Boots! RIOBOT Rockman X Falcon Armor (ver. Eiichi Shimizu)

Quick update, I've decided to cancel my pre-order of the recently announced PLAIOBOT Gurren Lagann as I am still satisfied with my complete Revoltech Yamaguchi set. That said, here's another (and more expensive) opportunity to buy stuff I don't really need, albeit a much more impressive-looking piece. Eiichi Shimizu, the manga illustrator best known for … Continue reading Crazy Huge Boots! RIOBOT Rockman X Falcon Armor (ver. Eiichi Shimizu)