One Shots / "Bravery in Blue"

Rockman X: "Are your battles always like this?" Iron Man: "Yep, but I'll put this just at level two." Rockman X: "Two out of what?" Iron Man: "Two of-- hey look, to your left!" And that skirmish lasted for three more hours.

Box Art Extravaganza: July 2020

I didn't cover two month's worth of box arts, but I'm also not catching up on those for this post. I just wanted to highlight a couple of kits that already got released, or will be released within July. The next Ultraman Suit to get released as a Figure-rise Standard model kit is Ultraman Suit … Continue reading Box Art Extravaganza: July 2020

Today’s Robots: Twelfth-Scale and a Project

The previous incarnation of this blog had a recurring featurette showcasing the stuff I bought during a specific period, which are essentially new loot posts. It was called "Today's Robits" using a colloquial play on the word robot. And while that featurette didn't carry over the new incarnation of the blog, I might bring it … Continue reading Today’s Robots: Twelfth-Scale and a Project

#2003 / Marvel Legends Series / Iron Man Model 1 (“First Appearance” 2006)

This is an old figure, if the title above ain't obvious enough. But despite this, the clunky articulation, coupled with the clunky design of the original Iron Man has its charms. That's probably the reason why Hasbro is taking its time releasing a modern take on the first comic book Iron Man armor. And so, … Continue reading #2003 / Marvel Legends Series / Iron Man Model 1 (“First Appearance” 2006)

Box Art Extravaganza: April 2020

Everything is essentially at a pause right now because of what's happening around the world lately. But staying at home is indeed a perfect opportunity to build more kits. Fortunately, Bandai Spirits is still releasing them and so, here are some packaging art for kits this month. I think it's been more or less a … Continue reading Box Art Extravaganza: April 2020