Subtle Retools! HGUC RX-78-2 Gundam [PR Ambassador of the Japan Pavillion, Expo 2020 Dubai]

I've mostly known World Expo events in television and movies and little did I know they're still happening. To the initiated, these are huge events that celebrate culture and innovation, with examples including the Eiffel Tower in Paris and the Space Needle in Seattle. In fact, there's one every five years and there was supposedly … Continue reading Subtle Retools! HGUC RX-78-2 Gundam [PR Ambassador of the Japan Pavillion, Expo 2020 Dubai]

Dual Builds Are Back! HGCC Turn “A” Gundam ✕ HGBF Turn “A” Gundam Shin

Got a bit slow and took me five days to finish the Entry Grade RX-78-2 Gundam. Yep, five days, for an Entry Grade. But then again, I was only working on it for an hour or two a day at most. What's better is that finally got me back into building kits, and I am … Continue reading Dual Builds Are Back! HGCC Turn “A” Gundam ✕ HGBF Turn “A” Gundam Shin

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]

Building the Groove Back: Entry Grade RX-78-2 Gundam

Back in March, I made a post basically explaining why I haven't touched a runner and built a model kit since 2020 started. Well, that changed yesterday as I finally started building a model kit, albeit a much simpler one than usual. The recent announcement of the Entry Grade Strike Gundam made me think and … Continue reading Building the Groove Back: Entry Grade RX-78-2 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