Box Art Extravaganza: June 2021 (and then some)

Bandai Spirits finally released the box arts for the rest of the kits released in June, following the HG Cybaster yesterday. That said, I would just like to nitpick whoever's exporting these images from Photoshop. Please export them in higher quality JPEG! Compression artifacts and noise are all over the place on these images. I've … Continue reading Box Art Extravaganza: June 2021 (and then some)

Bringing Back This Build Concept: RX-78-2 Gundam [Patchwork Armor]

I'm still building the Entry Grade RX-78-2 Gundam and I'm quite enjoying it for something that's quite cheap. It also made me remember one of the builds I've always wanted to do with the HGUC 'Revive' version. These were the photos on display when Bandai Spirits announced the MS Armor 01 set of the Builders … Continue reading Bringing Back This Build Concept: RX-78-2 Gundam [Patchwork Armor]

Potential 2021 Gunpla of the Year! RG Hi-Nu Gundam

The RG Nu Gundam is considered by many as one of the best Gunpla releases thus far, so it's no surprise that many got very excited with the announcement of the RG Hi-Nu Gundam from Mobile Suit Gundam Char's Counterattack: Beltorchika's Children. With the assumption that it is built and improved upon the same engineering … Continue reading Potential 2021 Gunpla of the Year! RG Hi-Nu Gundam

“Gundam Build Real” Premium Bandai Exclusive Kits

Gundam Build Real, the live action drama installment of the Gundam Build franchise premiered around the end of March. Though unlike your usual Japanese drama, it looks like episodes will be released once a month, with episode 2 coming around the end of April. So while we wait for the next installment, Bandai Spirits has … Continue reading “Gundam Build Real” Premium Bandai Exclusive Kits

Next ‘Gundam Build’ Series Just Got Real: “Gundam Build Real” Revealed

A 'Gundam Build' series premise basically involves some mechanic to make Gunpla Battle possible. 'Fighters' was your standard tournament format mechanic along the lines of Beyblade while 'Divers' is their take on the fantasy RPG-slash-isekai genre that's the staple of seasonal anime nowadays. So what could the next series be? Well, they decided to go … Continue reading Next ‘Gundam Build’ Series Just Got Real: “Gundam Build Real” Revealed