Sneak Peek Before Release! HG Big Tony [Gagumber & Memempu Custom]

I'm really liking Sacks&Guns!! (or Sakugan) based on the couple of episodes out so far. It has both fantastic mecha actoin, and likable characters with the father and daughter dynamic being used in the show. Let's also not forget the mechanically cute thing that is Big Tony and its large eyes. So much so that … Continue reading Sneak Peek Before Release! HG Big Tony [Gagumber & Memempu Custom]

For Your Eyes Only! HobbyLink Japan’s Affiliate Access Sale!

Thinking of getting some hobby stuff on Black Friday? You're in luck as HobbyLink Japan has you covered thanks to their affiliate access sale which is exclusive to site affiliates, like this one! All you need to do is to click the link above to view the selection of merch as part of this sale. … Continue reading For Your Eyes Only! HobbyLink Japan’s Affiliate Access Sale!

Remember “Nostalgic Fiction Gundam: Beast”? YU-MO 1/144 Hundred Edge

I bet no one expected this coming. Back in 2009, an artist / doujin circle named "Atelier Tobuio" released a book called Nostalgic Fiction Gundam: Beast which contained designs of a non-existent, and certainly unofficial, Gundam series where the mobile suits transform into animal-based forms, hence the Gundam: Beast title. Most of the designs, including … Continue reading Remember “Nostalgic Fiction Gundam: Beast”? YU-MO 1/144 Hundred Edge

One Shots / “Straight Out of… Box”

"Straight out of camera" is what I wanted to say, but this photo was created though focus stacking in post, a technique I should've tried sooner. Anyway, I had a couple of tech and gear upgrades recently, including the camera I used for this photo. I'll get into details in a future post, but I'm … Continue reading One Shots / “Straight Out of… Box”

Someone’s Got More Angles: HGAC Gundam Aesculapius

Earlier in 2020, Bandai Hobby started the G-Unit Re:Operation project which brought old designs from both the original Gundam Wing Dual Story: G-Unit manga, and its current continuation, Gundam Wing G-Unit Operation Galiarest. These side stories had many interesting designs, and one of the more awaited ones is finally getting the modern HGAC treatment. The … Continue reading Someone’s Got More Angles: HGAC Gundam Aesculapius