We are still not done with my thoughts on the reveals during last weekend's Shizuoka Hobby Show. This time, I'll be looking at the stuff that Kotobukiya has on display, particularly their upcoming The BRAVE FIGHTER line of kits which has me really curious since it was first revealed... and are still being revealed. I'm … Continue reading Shizuoka Hobby Show 2019: Kotobukiya “The BRAVE FIGHTER” Reveals
Today's round up of cool packaging art involves kits that I'm really interested in getting -- the HGCE Destiny Gundam and RG Crossbone Gundam X1. It took them a while, but a couple of years after the last High Grade Cosmic Era release -- i.e. HGCE Strike Freedom Gundam, they once again return to the … Continue reading Box Art Extravaganza Zweiundzwanzig
Slowly dishing out my thoughts on last weekend's Shizuoka Hobby Show, next up are some reveals from Good Smile Company and their MODEROID line and boy do I have to tell you, they had a display on the show floor that I immediately went bananas. Hell freaking yes! We are finally getting an Escaflowne model … Continue reading Shizuoka Hobby Show 2019: MODEROID Reveals… and Freaking Escaflowne!
Shizuoka Hobby Show 2019 is upon us and along with it are a ton of new announcements and reveals covering the entire Japanese hobby marketplace. But I'm a mecha fan and the blog is called "MECHA CATALOGUE" for a reason. So I'll cover mostly mecha-related stuff, starting with some HG Gunpla. Since we are getting … Continue reading Shizuoka Hobby Show 2019: HG Gunpla Reveals
Before delving into the can of worms that is Shizouka Hobby Show 2019, here's something you can already purchase. Last March, Bandai Spirits announced a whole slew of new and reissued HGUC Advance of Zeta kits that can be combined to form some crazy mobile suits. Yesterday, they decided to add another one, the HGUC … Continue reading More “Advance of Zeta” Combinations! HGUC Emergency Escape Pod [Primrose]