Honor of Kings ✕ Tamashii Nations: The Robot Spirits Sun Wu Kong Ling Hao-Chi Yan

Bandai Spirits had its first collaboration with Chinese game publisher Tencent Games with Figure-rise Standard kits based on characters from the Overwatch-esque mobile first person shooter Ace Force. The collaboration continues but this time, they're going with Tamashii Nations (or the collector division) for a different title. Full disclaimer, I have absolutely zero idea of … Continue reading Honor of Kings ✕ Tamashii Nations: The Robot Spirits Sun Wu Kong Ling Hao-Chi Yan

“Back Arrow” Premieres Today! The Robot Sprits Figure Solicitations

The wall encloses the world. It encircles, protects, and nurtures those sheltered within. It is worshipped as God. Initially revealed during Tamashii Nation 2020 back in November, Back Arrow, the latest mecha anime from Goro Taniguchi (Code Geass, Revisions) and Kazuki Nakashima (Gurren Lagann, Promare) will have its Japanese premiere tonight. Along with it, Tamshii Nations … Continue reading “Back Arrow” Premieres Today! The Robot Sprits Figure Solicitations

Double (or Triple) Detail Up? The Robot Spirits Dunbine ✕ Billbine (and Sirbine)

Like an unwritten annual tradition, I usually spend the last remaining days of the year detailing figures instead of building model kits. And when I say detail up, I mostly pertain to inking panel lines, applying decals (if needed) and sealing with a layer of flat top coat. I did the same with my Revoltech … Continue reading Double (or Triple) Detail Up? The Robot Spirits Dunbine ✕ Billbine (and Sirbine)

One Shots / “Darling and the Galactic Pretty Boy”

Apprivoise! The sky cracked, showing an imagery of colors and glitter, and revealed Taubarn in all its English gentleman demeanor. Strelitzia looked in awe as it had never been in the presence of such magnificence. That is when Zero Two and Takuto first met, and the battle immediately turned in a different direction. A direction no one expected.

#3004 / The Robot Spirits ⟨Side FRANXX⟩ / Strelitzia

Around June, I decided to bust out the paints and fix the color fade issue on my Taubarn figure with the intent of taking photos with Strelitzia. If you notice similarities between the two, that's because both were from the same mechanical designer Shigeto Koyama. Unfortunately, I misplaced Strelitzia with my model kit backlog pile … Continue reading #3004 / The Robot Spirits ⟨Side FRANXX⟩ / Strelitzia