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

One Shots / “Grounded Combat”

Engaged in combat, the two 08th MS Team units were surprised when the blue Gundam-looking mobile suit suddenly landed beside them. Its IFF registered a friendly, and the succeeding transmission mentioned the same. Wasting no time, the three got into formation and prepared themselves for the incoming enemy strike.

Box Art Extravaganza: February 2020

We are now well into February so here's a quick list of box arts and packaging for the stuff that I'm probably getting or just interests me. It was only a matter of time before they eventually make a modern Sentinel Prime figure in the Transformers Studio Series line, and we're now getting the first … Continue reading Box Art Extravaganza: February 2020

Surprisingly Smooth Build! Work-in-Progress #2: HGUC Gundam NT-1 “Alex”

Actually building two copies of the HGUC Gundam NT-1 turned out surprisingly smooth given that it's a kit released way back in 2004. Most the work needed was, as mentioned previously, prepping the parts. Especially the copious amount of thrusters all over the mobile suit, and not to mention a couple of panels that needed … Continue reading Surprisingly Smooth Build! Work-in-Progress #2: HGUC Gundam NT-1 “Alex”