Next Phase Gunpla: Road to 2020

2020 is the Gunpla 40th Anniversary, so in sort of a preview of the stuff to come, The Gundam Base Tokyo once again opened their Next Phase Gunpla exhibit and on there were a lot of kits I personally didn't expect. What's more, all of these have planned release dates! Here's a quick video from … Continue reading Next Phase Gunpla: Road to 2020

Completed Build: HGAC Gundam Sandrock

So... I was initially planning to finish the HGUC Narrative Gundam A-Packs, specifically the A-Packs unit, before 2019 ends. Unfortunately, I'm not really that excited to build the A-Packs unit and so all my motivation went out of the window once I cracked open the box. So... I did the next best thing. Build another … Continue reading Completed Build: HGAC Gundam Sandrock

First Exposure to High Grades: HG W-Gundam Zero Custom (Wing Gundam Zero EW)

This is just me rambling about the 1998 kit HG W-Gundam Zero Custom, or Wing Gundam Zero EW as it's known today, which is getting a reissue thanks to the HGAC Gundam Sandrock kit that recently came out. I started building Gunpla back in 1999 and, thanks to my limited exposure and budget, most of … Continue reading First Exposure to High Grades: HG W-Gundam Zero Custom (Wing Gundam Zero EW)

Box Arts and Long Names: HGAC Gundam Sandrock & Gundam Breaker Mobile Product Code Set

I was only made aware of this like some time last weekend, but apparently, the first edition release of the HGAC Gundam Sandrock will also come bundled with a product code for Gundam Breaker Mobile or Gundam Battle: Gunpla Warfare in the west. Not really sure why but I'm thinking it's from Gundam Wing and … Continue reading Box Arts and Long Names: HGAC Gundam Sandrock & Gundam Breaker Mobile Product Code Set

HGAC Gundam Sandrock: Details and Features

Bandai Spirits has been soliciting the next kit in the High Grade After Colony line following the Maganac, the HGAC Gundam Sandrock and it looks amazing. Along with the solicitations, they've also shown some features of the kit, both during assembly and display. Although the images used here are CG renders, it gives you a … Continue reading HGAC Gundam Sandrock: Details and Features