Today’s Robits: September 2022, Staycation Edition

“Robit” is an online slang used as alternative to the word “robot.” To reiterate, I don't usually make haul posts as much as I did before unless there's some good story or thematic similarity between my recent purchases. For this one, it's the former and let me start by laying down some context. Last week, … Continue reading Today’s Robits: September 2022, Staycation Edition

Articulation Innovation! Bandai Hobby Next Phase 2021 Autumn: RG God Gundam

Bandai Spirits saved their best reveal, I guess, for last as they close the almost week-long Hobby Next Phase 2021 Autumn event which featured a whole bunch of announcements. Obviously, these aren't for everybody, but I certainly believe one of the kits revealed today got a lot of fans in the hobby quite excited. Especially … Continue reading Articulation Innovation! Bandai Hobby Next Phase 2021 Autumn: RG God Gundam

One Shots / “Nostalgia Gundams”

Back in the late 90s, I often found myself rushing to get home from school to catch the latest Gundam episodes from a local TV station. Starting with Gundam Wing, they followed with G Gundam and finally, Gundam X. And that's how I got started in this rabbit hole of a hobby that continues to … Continue reading One Shots / “Nostalgia Gundams”

Double Build Complete: HGFC Shining Gundam

I only realized this now, but completing this double build of the HGFC Shining Gundam is a nice follow up to the previous dual build of the HGBF Build/Try Burning Gundam, with the latter's builder, Sekai Kamiki being a student of the former's pilot, Domon Kasshu. It was a relatively easy build, you just need … Continue reading Double Build Complete: HGFC Shining Gundam

Shining Finger(s)! Work-in-Progress #1: HGFC Shining Gundam

Having bought most of the supplies I can get my hands on, I'm resuming double builds with this guy, the HGFC Shining Gundam. Why am I doing a double build of this kit? To answer that, here's a quick story. This isn't the first time that I've build this kit. Around 2016, I almost finished … Continue reading Shining Finger(s)! Work-in-Progress #1: HGFC Shining Gundam