And They’re Complete! HGUC Gundam G05 / Unit 5

With the announcement and consequent release of the Premium Bandai exclusive HGUC Gundam G04, it was only a matter of time before they complete the seven RX-78 units. And now it is complete with the announcement of the HGUC RX-78-5 Gundam G05. This appeared in the game Mobile Suit Gundam: Encounters in Space along with … Continue reading And They’re Complete! HGUC Gundam G05 / Unit 5

#1004 / High Grade Universal Century / RX-178 Gundam Mk-II [A.E.U.G.] (2015)

I went to Japan around the same time this kit was released though I really can't remember if I got this guy there or purchased it locally. Regardless, this was part of the Gunpla 35th Anniversary 'Revive' campaign and its engineering really shows. Check out this more modern take on the HGUC Gundam Mk-II by … Continue reading #1004 / High Grade Universal Century / RX-178 Gundam Mk-II [A.E.U.G.] (2015)

Back After 10 Years: HGUC Todesritter

Nope, I'm not talking in actual years here. In the game Mobile Suit Gundam Side Story: Missing Link, the Pale Rider was a mobile suit that appeared during the tail end of the One Year War. Fast forward to U.C.0090, roughly after 20 years, the Pale Rider returns as the Todesritter. Unlike its fictional counterpart, … Continue reading Back After 10 Years: HGUC Todesritter

Today’s Exclusive Non-Premium Bandai Gunpla

Premium Bandai is celebrating its 10 years of existence... 10 years of online exclusive figures or model kits that are more difficult and expensive to get. But do you know what's harder to get? Exclusives tied up to specific merchandise or services specific to Japan. And they have announced a couple of such kits. HG … Continue reading Today’s Exclusive Non-Premium Bandai Gunpla

New Gunpla Announcements: March 2020

With COVID-19 ruining most of our outdoor plans, I guess there's no better way to stay indoors than... build Gunpla (LOL). And so, Bandai has dropped a slew of Gunpla announcements that should get us excited as we wait for the all-clear signal. Like my previous posts on the subject, I would be tackling only … Continue reading New Gunpla Announcements: March 2020