Gundam fans welcomed the new year with a couple of new clips from Sunrise. One of these is the full version of the special movie featuring the Gundam G40 which was recently released as a limited-run High Grade kit. Titled Mobile Suit Gundam G40, the special movie presents an alternate take on the events of … Continue reading Victorian-Era with Colonies and Mobile Suits: "Mobile Suit Gundam G40" Special Movie
Thanks to actually building Gunpla (more on that in another post) and mostly work-related stuff, I haven't been able to write stuff on the blog for some time. So as a return, here's something interesting. A month before its release, Bandai Spirits released a subtitled commentary video on how the Ken Okuyama-designed HG Gundam G40 … Continue reading Road to G40: HG Gundam G40 [Industrial Design] Commentary
Last July, the Ken Okuyama-designed RX-78-2 Gundam was revealed as part of the Gundam 40th Anniversary celebration. It was also revealed that a kit of the design will be released as part of the Gunpla 40th anniversary next year. And as the All Japan Model & Hobby Show 2019 opens, Bandai Spirits has finally revealed … Continue reading Gunpla 40th Anniversary: HG Gundam G40 (Industrial Design)
Just as I was about to post the new kits revealed in Anime Expo 2019, Sunrise dropped a new trailer for the GUNDAM 40th Anniversary Project. Most of it are stuff that's already known though there are a couple of new additions. I've attached the trailer here before delving deeper. For starters, there's currently a … Continue reading GUNDAM 40th Anniversary Trailer: More New Stuff!
Happening this weekend is Anime Expo 2019 at the Los Angeles Convention center. Bandai Spirits decided to make this event a little different by making a couple of kit reveals here rather than some event in Japan. Initially teased earlier this week, many guessed and guessed right that we'll be getting an MG Gundam Barbatos. … Continue reading Anime Expo 2019: New Gunpla Teases