This isn't really mecha related, but I'm an Iron Man figure collector so this should be expected. Anyway, Marvel Studios dropped both the poster and full trailer for Avengers: Endgame an it was all hype! Much like their previous trailers, they were able to show stuff you'd definitely look forward to without giving hints of … Continue reading Whatever it takes: #AvengersEndgame Full Trailer Dropped!
Fresh from my failed attempt to secure a copy of S.H.Figuarts Iron Man Mark 22 "Hot Rod", Tamashii Nations has revealed a new armor which is a recolor of the Mark 7. Fortunately, it's not an event limited figure though it is an online exclusive. Appearing in Iron Man 3, this is the S.H.Figuarts Iron … Continue reading Tamashii Web Exclusive: S.H.Figuarts Iron Man Mark 20 “Python”
It's been years since I did a photo shoot, or a CATALOGUE Entry as I'd like to call it, for one of my figures. I'm also hoping to do this on a more frequent basis, which is part of my "Refresh and Renewal" initiative for the blog in 2019. Today's CATALOGUE Entry will be featuring … Continue reading #2001 / One:12 Collective / “Invincible” Iron Man Model 4
One of the stories during my almost two-week stay in Japan, aside from getting sick, is hunting the now-elusive S.H.Figuarts Iron Man Mark 22 "Hot Rod", an exclusive figure sold only at the Marvel AGE OF HEROES Exhibition in Grand Front Osaka. Let's start upon our arrival at Osaka after three days of cold and … Continue reading #JapanWinter2019: The Hunt for S.H.Figuarts Iron Man Mark 22 “Hot Rod”
As seen in a couple of previous blog posts, I've repainted my S.H.Figuarts Iron Man Mark 45 due to paint fade issues on multiple parts. While that's already done and primary caused by not-so-ideal storage locations, here's another tidbit that Iron Man figure collectors would appreciate knowing. Here's a tweet from Yamaguchi Katsuhisa (@fuikitodoki), the … Continue reading Iron Man Figures: PVC, ABS, and Fading Paints