One More to Go! HGUC Gundam Unit 4

Yes, we're just one more kit away from completing the RX-78 series of Gundams which span the original Mobile Suit Gundam series to the various side stories and games, each covering a different aspect of the One Year War. Next on Bandai Spirits' list is the HGUC Gundam Unit 4 as it appeared in the … Continue reading One More to Go! HGUC Gundam Unit 4

I Pre-Ordered Two! HGUC Gundam TR-6 [Haze’n-thley II-Rah]

Bandai Spirits recently released the online exclusive HGUC Haze'n-thley II though I decided not to pre-order it. I think it's still an awesome design though I wasn't hooked enough to get one, or rather two thanks to its transformation gimmick. And so the Advance of Zeta train just kept rolling, following up with its upgraded … Continue reading I Pre-Ordered Two! HGUC Gundam TR-6 [Haze’n-thley II-Rah]

More of These Kits Please! Premium Bandai Exclusive HGUC Slave Wraith

The Gundam franchise has a rich library of side stories stemming from various manga, video games, and other works. Questionable places in canon aside, each entry has a rich library of mobile suit designs that would make for great model kits. And so I really appreciated it when Bandai Spirits started making kits from such … Continue reading More of These Kits Please! Premium Bandai Exclusive HGUC Slave Wraith

Totally Not Unexpected: HGUC Sinanju Stein Unit 1 (UC-MSV)

Many were delighted when Bandai Spirits released the HGUC Sinanju Stein (Narrative Ver.), myself included, except that it is the version that has the Sleeves markings on the chest and forearms. This convinced many to sand those ornate details down and create a Unicorn/UC-MSV version of the mobile suit instead. It took a year but … Continue reading Totally Not Unexpected: HGUC Sinanju Stein Unit 1 (UC-MSV)

Freaking Finally! HGUC RX-78-6 Gundam Unit 6 (Mudrock)

Around 10 years ago, Bandai/Bandai Spirits released a retail kit of the HGUC Full Armor Gundam 7th which appeared in the PlayStation 3 game Mobile Suit Gundam: Battlefield Record 0081, also released in the same year. Personally, I thought that this would finally pave the way for the other units in the so-called RX-78 Gundam … Continue reading Freaking Finally! HGUC RX-78-6 Gundam Unit 6 (Mudrock)