Box Art Extravaganza: HG Gundam G40 [Industrial Design]

With the twilight of the Gundam 40th Anniversary comes the dawn of the Gunpla 40th Anniversary celebration. And to act as the transition piece between these two celebrations, Bandai Spirits will be releasing the HG Gundam G40 [Industrial Design] on December 14. I was always curious on how the packaging of such kit would look … Continue reading Box Art Extravaganza: HG Gundam G40 [Industrial Design]

Because I’m Stuck at Home… Work-in-Progress #1: HG Gundam Local Type

I finished building my HGAC Gundam Sandrock some time last week and was teasing this guy as my next build. Well, I contracted conjunctivitis of the left eye (or sore eyes) yesterday and I was recommended to sit out the rest of the week at home. Looks like I'll have no more excuses to build … Continue reading Because I’m Stuck at Home… Work-in-Progress #1: HG Gundam Local Type

Completed Build: HGAC Gundam Sandrock

So... I was initially planning to finish the HGUC Narrative Gundam A-Packs, specifically the A-Packs unit, before 2019 ends. Unfortunately, I'm not really that excited to build the A-Packs unit and so all my motivation went out of the window once I cracked open the box. So... I did the next best thing. Build another … Continue reading Completed Build: HGAC Gundam Sandrock

Road to G40: HG Gundam G40 [Industrial Design] Commentary

Thanks to actually building Gunpla (more on that in another post) and mostly work-related stuff, I haven't been able to write stuff on the blog for some time. So as a return, here's something interesting. A month before its release, Bandai Spirits released a subtitled commentary video on how the Ken Okuyama-designed HG Gundam G40 … Continue reading Road to G40: HG Gundam G40 [Industrial Design] Commentary

I Pre-Ordered Two! HGUC Gundam TR-6 [Haze’n-thley II-Rah]

Bandai Spirits recently released the online exclusive HGUC Haze'n-thley II though I decided not to pre-order it. I think it's still an awesome design though I wasn't hooked enough to get one, or rather two thanks to its transformation gimmick. And so the Advance of Zeta train just kept rolling, following up with its upgraded … Continue reading I Pre-Ordered Two! HGUC Gundam TR-6 [Haze’n-thley II-Rah]