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

Box Art Extravaganza Dreiundzwanzig

It's been a while since the last time I did these box art extravaganzas, but I think this month's releases are worth highlighting. So let's dive right in. I can say with good confidence that I know what I'm getting myself into once I get two copies of the HGUC Penelope. That said, let's step … Continue reading Box Art Extravaganza Dreiundzwanzig

CG Renders and Details! HGUC Penelope & Hi-Resolution Model God Gundam

Bandai Hobby Site just got updated with their slate of October 2019 releases, including more details, gimmicks, and better images. I'll be touching upon the two kits I'm most curious about, as seen above, one of which I'll definitely pick up. While just CG renders, these images give a good sense of how the HGUC … Continue reading CG Renders and Details! HGUC Penelope & Hi-Resolution Model God Gundam