Yet Another Dilemma: Figure-rise Standard "ULTRAMAN" -Action-

Around the same time last year, I was in a dilemma on which releases to pick up for my ULTRAMAN collection. Whether I should go and continue with my ULTRA-ACT ✕ S.H.Figuarts figures, albeit being manga versions, or go with the Figure-rise Standard 1/12 scale model kits. Seeing the announcement of a second season, as … Continue reading Yet Another Dilemma: Figure-rise Standard "ULTRAMAN" -Action-

#5002 / S.H.Figuarts // C-3PO (Star Wars: The Force Awakens)

Love it or hate it, the Skywalker Saga has finally closed with Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker. While I don't consider myself to be a big Star Wars enthusiast, I do think the movie was less then stellar and Disney / Lucasfilm could've handled the sequel trilogy better. But we're not here to review … Continue reading #5002 / S.H.Figuarts // C-3PO (Star Wars: The Force Awakens)

#4002 / Transformers Studio Series // Optimus Prime (Transformers: Bumblebee)

I personally think it's a great move on Hasbro's part when they launched the Transformers Studio Series line of consolidated live action movie figures. Not only did older designs get new versions, but newer ones immediately have better ones. Such is the case for the second Transformers entry in The CATALOGUE, the well-received version of … Continue reading #4002 / Transformers Studio Series // Optimus Prime (Transformers: Bumblebee)

Consistency and Creativity: Welcome 2020!

First and foremost, cheers as we welcome the new decade and of course, the new year! Personally speaking, while 2019 is all about "refresh and renewal" for the hobby, the year isn't the best I've had recently. There were a lot of heavy hitters and challenges, but we still managed to pull through and end … Continue reading Consistency and Creativity: Welcome 2020!