As of this post, Super Robot Wars 30 was formally announced yesterday, so I wanted have a super robot for the next CATALOGUE Entry. Though this one ain't appearing in any game any time soon. Because this is TRU Metal Taekwon V, a Korean super robot initially created as a Mazinger Z knockoff but sort … Continue reading #3007 / TRU Metal / Taekwon V
Bandai Hobby Division has already released two kits, albeit both online and on-site exclusives, of the RX-78F00 Gundam from Gundam Factory Yokohama. Both kits aren't exactly the best and would require some effort to be accurate to the life-sized model but they do look good nonetheless. But for those who don't have the time or … Continue reading Tamashii Nations Joins the Gundam Factory Yokohama Bandwagon!
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.
I'm not sure if I've stated this before, but I'm not really a fan of Tamashii Nations' Soul of Chogokin Full Action line and how it basically killed the Super Robot Chogokin line. I really like the latter's more collectible size and the figures are still consistent with each other scale-wise. But my ranting about … Continue reading Yep, We’re Getting More of These: Soul of Chogokin GX-92 Ideon (Full Action)
For the almost 10 years that I have this blog up and running, including the great reset of 2018, I have apparently never featured a single Mazinger Z figure either as a CATALOGUE Entry or even as a featured review. That's kind of a shame given Mazinger Z is a mecha classic. And so, in … Continue reading #3002 / Super Robot Chogokin / Mazinger Z