Looks Unchallengeable: Super Minipla Trider G7

From left to right: Trider G7, Daitarn 3, Zambot 3... I think? I've probably told this story in a previous post but I'm gonna tell it again just because. A couple of years ago, I went to a robot-themed local Japanese restaurant with heads of various super robots plastered all over the walls. And while … Continue reading Looks Unchallengeable: Super Minipla Trider G7

I Definitely Want One! "Ultraman Z" Special Unit No.1 Sevenger

While I generally tend to stay away from collecting robots from Japanese 'tokusatsu' shows, I do have a couple of collector figures from the various Godzilla films because they do look awesome. On a somewhat related note, I've been watching Ultraman Z as it's available on YouTube with English subtitles and I'm finding myself liking … Continue reading I Definitely Want One! "Ultraman Z" Special Unit No.1 Sevenger

More Ninja Robots! Super Minipla Ninja Senshi Tobikage Vol. 2

Was supposed to post this much earlier but I totally forgot until a payment request reminder was sent by AmiAmi for the first volume of kits. So yeah, we're getting the next part of this Super Minipla trifecta. Tobikage We are getting yet another Tobikage vol the second volume but coming with a different set … Continue reading More Ninja Robots! Super Minipla Ninja Senshi Tobikage Vol. 2

Ninja Robots! Super Minipla Ninja Senshi Tobikage Vol. 1

♪ Ninja robots, Ninja Robots! Fighting for right in the universe.. And for Romina the Alien Princess. ♪ Man, don't you just love retro themes like this? The lyrics are really up there on the cringe-o-meter. Anyway, you guys might remember Ninja Robots, yet another adapted Japanese series along the lines of Voltron and Robotech. … Continue reading Ninja Robots! Super Minipla Ninja Senshi Tobikage Vol. 1

One Shots / "Last Call, Final Warning"

Tony Stark isn't one to give out last calls and final warnings when he issues the Repulsor treatment. This time it's different, especially when he's using the Hulkbuster armor and he's dealing with the Hulk. But don't get him wrong, he has every intention to shoot... just with permission.