A week or so ahead of its release, the great people at The Gundam Base Tokyo released a lengthy 30 minute video showing the features of the HGUC Penelope, including its transformation into flight mode and separation into the Odysseus Gundam plus the Fixed Flight unit. After watching the video in its entirety, you could … Continue reading Looks Like I’m Getting Two: HGUC Penelope Transformation and Combination Breakdown
I'm not sure if this is going to be a yearly thing, but it seems like Bandai Spirits is doing a larger High Grade release during the last parts of the year. We had the HGUC Narrative Gundam A-Packs in 2018 (which I'll be resuming the build hopefully next week) and in 2019, we are … Continue reading Straight Build Preview: HGUC Penelope
Bandai Hobby Site just got updated with their slate of October 2019 releases, including more details, gimmicks, and better images. I'll be touching upon the two kits I'm most curious about, as seen above, one of which I'll definitely pick up. While just CG renders, these images give a good sense of how the HGUC … Continue reading CG Renders and Details! HGUC Penelope & Hi-Resolution Model God Gundam
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!
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