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

Build-it-Yourself RIOBOT Model Kit: PLAIOBOT Gurren Lagann

Sen-Ti-Nel's RIOBOT line is filled with designs that I really wanted to get my hands on, like those Ride Armors from Mospeada or the Iron Giant from the movie of the same name. I do have some of them but if they weren't that expensive, I could've gotten more. Well, Sen-Ti-Nel does the next best … Continue reading Build-it-Yourself RIOBOT Model Kit: PLAIOBOT Gurren Lagann

Plastic Crack: RG Evangelion Unit-01 – Size and Scale

When the recently released RG Evangelion Unit-01 was first announced, the first question that popped into my mind is automatically about the scale. The Real Grade line was previously confined to Gundam designs and thus, stuck to the 1/144 scale. That said, Evangelion units, at least in Neon Genesis Evangelion have been portrayed inconsistently, with … Continue reading Plastic Crack: RG Evangelion Unit-01 – Size and Scale

Look Ma, Still no Hands! Work-in-Progress #2: HGBF Build/Try Burning Gundam

With everyone stuck at home thanks to the ongoing pandemic, most are resorting to new activities and hobbies while waiting for things to settle down outside. As for me, it's essentially business-as-usual for my Gunpla backlog as the builds continue. I'm more or less done with the Build/Try Burning Gundams, all that remain are the … Continue reading Look Ma, Still no Hands! Work-in-Progress #2: HGBF Build/Try Burning Gundam

Now With Updated Blurb: RG Evangelion Unit-01 Box Arts

Here's something I'm not paying that much attention when I know I probably should. Scheduled for release this weekend is the first non-Gundam Real Grade kit, the RG Evangelion Unit-01 and to be honest, I don't know what to expect. What I'm expecting are changes to the blurb usually found at the bottom of Real … Continue reading Now With Updated Blurb: RG Evangelion Unit-01 Box Arts