It’s Back! Shizuoka Hobby Show 2021: Kotobukiya & Aoshima

Moving on to the next vendors on the show floor, we have upcoming releases from Aoshima and Kotobukiya. Now, I'll be upfront and say that I'm quite underwhelmed with what Kotobukiya has on display, unless they still have some surprises left like Bandai Spirits has. Most of their teases were Megami Device kits so if … Continue reading It’s Back! Shizuoka Hobby Show 2021: Kotobukiya & Aoshima

Box Art Extravaganza: April 2021

Welcome to my another attempt to feature upcoming model kit packaging that's not from Bandai Spirits. And to my defense, I did manage to get one though it is easier to get these box arts from Bandai Spirits so that's that. In any case, let's proceed. I previously made a post about this guy and … Continue reading Box Art Extravaganza: April 2021

Curious, More Curious: Gattai Atlanger

Last April, Aoshima announced the Gattai series of combining and transforming model kits. This concept is based on an older line in the 70s or so which also featured the same gimmick. Development was continuing on this line despite everything happening in the world right now and they have revealed more details on its first … Continue reading Curious, More Curious: Gattai Atlanger

Aoshima New Model Kit Project: Gattai Atlanger

Here's something that's not Bandai/Bandai Spirits nor Gunpla. Aoshima has been teasing a new model kit project on their official Twitter account @aoshimacharpla for more than a week now and they finally dropped info on what it is. It's something quite niche and deep in the mecha genre but I'm the type to consume more … Continue reading Aoshima New Model Kit Project: Gattai Atlanger