G40 Engineering on the Classic Design? HG RX-78-2 Gundam "Beyond Global"

Remember this oddly detailed and very specific render of an RX-78-2 Gundam kit for the Gunpla 40th Anniversary teaser? Looks like my hunch is right, it is a real kit and yet another High Grade RX-78-2 Gundam. Not that I'm complaining though. I initially thought this to be the design of the 1/1 Gundam that … Continue reading G40 Engineering on the Classic Design? HG RX-78-2 Gundam "Beyond Global"

One More to Go! HGUC Gundam Unit 4

Yes, we're just one more kit away from completing the RX-78 series of Gundams which span the original Mobile Suit Gundam series to the various side stories and games, each covering a different aspect of the One Year War. Next on Bandai Spirits' list is the HGUC Gundam Unit 4 as it appeared in the … Continue reading One More to Go! HGUC Gundam Unit 4

I’m Doing Doubles Again! HGUC Gundam NT-1 "Alex"

The last double build I did was the first HGUC Zeta Gundam kit, and that took me a good couple of years to finish -- mainly due to procrastination but that's still two years. With that in mind, I decided to do yet another double build this early in 2020. This time, it's the HGUC … Continue reading I’m Doing Doubles Again! HGUC Gundam NT-1 "Alex"

Gundam Factory Yokohama: Design Reveal and Details

Part of the Gundam 40th Anniversary spectacles revealed last year was the Gundam Global Challenge where the challenge is to make a 1/1 scale RX-78-2 Gundam move, or at least walk. Gundam Channel on YouTube has been releasing clips of its progress, with the last ones involving Gundam-creator Yoshiyuki Tomino. Last week, Bandai Namco held … Continue reading Gundam Factory Yokohama: Design Reveal and Details

New Gunpla Announcements: High Grade BUILD DIVERS:R

Gundam Build Divers Re:RISE ended its first season on a rather surprising note. Even the fact that it's split into two seasons is already surprising enough. While the second season is slated to premiere in April, Bandai Spirits wastes no time in teasing some of the upcoming kits. Here's two I found interesting. Evil Core … Continue reading New Gunpla Announcements: High Grade BUILD DIVERS:R