Happening this weekend is Anime Expo 2019 at the Los Angeles Convention center. Bandai Spirits decided to make this event a little different by making a couple of kit reveals here rather than some event in Japan. Initially teased earlier this week, many guessed and guessed right that we'll be getting an MG Gundam Barbatos. … Continue reading Anime Expo 2019: New Gunpla Teases
In a world where the Victory 2 Gundam doesn't exist, Uso Ewin uses the Second V or Second Victory Gundam as his mid-season upgrade. That is the world of the Mobile Suit V Gundam novelization written by Yoshiyuki Tomino. And for a while now, Premium Bandai has teased a kit of the Second V, with … Continue reading This is Glorious! HGUC Second Victory Gundam
Bandai Hobby Site just got updated with their slate of October 2019 releases, including more details, gimmicks, and better images. I'll be touching upon the two kits I'm most curious about, as seen above, one of which I'll definitely pick up. While just CG renders, these images give a good sense of how the HGUC … Continue reading CG Renders and Details! HGUC Penelope & Hi-Resolution Model God Gundam
This is the continuation (and conclusion) to a post I made months ago after my last trip to Japan in an attempt to secure a copy of the event-exclusive S.H.Figuarts Iron Man Mark 22 "Hot Rod". You can read that blog entry by clicking here. I went to Japan last February to (1) finally visit … Continue reading Conclusion: The Hunt for S.H.Figuarts Iron Man Mark 22 “Hot Rod”
Just a quick backstory before going though the updates. I recently detailed my Xi Gundam under The Metal Robot Spirits line with the intent that I'll eventually get the partner-slash-rival unit Penelope of the same line. However, I found that figure too costly to drop my hard-earned money and passed on getting it to god … Continue reading HGUC Penelope: Release Info Updates!