This is Plastic Crack -- posts with content shared from other collectors that provide inspiration for the hobby or the unnecessary push to buy more stuff. Been doing my morning rounds of hobby-related social media consumption when I stumbled upon an image of two kits via @toshilx470 on Twitter. Oh, and they're totally not Gunpla … Continue reading Plastic Crack: Cavico Models’ Riesen-Panzer IV & JGSDF Type 07 Tank
I was making my usual rounds of Gundam stuff online when I again stumbled upon a design I really liked the first time I saw it a year or so ago. So much so that I already imagined how a CATALOGUE Entry of it would look... #1*** / Hobby Japan Scratch Build // RX-79[G]BO Gundam … Continue reading One High Grade Please, Bandai Spirits! RX-79[G]BO Gundam Bouncer
This might sound a bit presumptuous, but if you actually give it a good look, the Bandai Hobby Online Shop exclusive HGUC Second V / Second Victory Gundam is more or less a Ver.2.0 of the HGUC Victory Gundam released back in 2013. But more on that later as Bandai Spirits opened up pre-orders for … Continue reading Definitely a 2.0! HGUC Second V / Second Victory Gundam
Happening this weekend is Anime Expo 2019 at the Los Angeles Convention center. Bandai Spirits decided to make this event a little different by making a couple of kit reveals here rather than some event in Japan. Initially teased earlier this week, many guessed and guessed right that we'll be getting an MG Gundam Barbatos. … Continue reading Anime Expo 2019: New Gunpla Teases
Just a quick backstory before going though the updates. I recently detailed my Xi Gundam under The Metal Robot Spirits line with the intent that I'll eventually get the partner-slash-rival unit Penelope of the same line. However, I found that figure too costly to drop my hard-earned money and passed on getting it to god … Continue reading HGUC Penelope: Release Info Updates!