Shining Finger(s)! Work in Progress #1: HGFC Shining Gundam

Having bought most of the supplies I can get my hands on, I'm resuming double builds with this guy, the HGFC Shining Gundam. Why am I doing a double build of this kit? To answer that, here's a quick story. This isn't the first time that I've build this kit. Around 2016, I almost finished … Continue reading Shining Finger(s)! Work in Progress #1: HGFC Shining Gundam

Quarantine Build! Work-in-Progress #1: RG Crossbone Gundam X1

With everyone locked at home and stores limited to the essentials, it will be difficult getting paints and other hobby supplies until most of the specialty shops resume operations. And so I've chosen to build something that would require minimal painting but still color accurate. What are the best kits to build that would fit … Continue reading Quarantine Build! Work-in-Progress #1: RG Crossbone Gundam X1

Surprisingly Smooth Build! Work-in-Progress #2: HGUC Gundam NT-1 “Alex”

Actually building two copies of the HGUC Gundam NT-1 turned out surprisingly smooth given that it's a kit released way back in 2004. Most the work needed was, as mentioned previously, prepping the parts. Especially the copious amount of thrusters all over the mobile suit, and not to mention a couple of panels that needed … Continue reading Surprisingly Smooth Build! Work-in-Progress #2: HGUC Gundam NT-1 “Alex”

All That Prep Work! Work-in-Progress #1: HGUC Gundam NT-1 “Alex”

Prior to diving into this double build, I already knew some prep work was needed to be done. Consider the Gundam NT-1 design. Several thrusters are placed all over the mobile suit, each needed a little drop of orange and black paint to bring out the details. Not to mention some of these thrusters are … Continue reading All That Prep Work! Work-in-Progress #1: HGUC Gundam NT-1 “Alex”

Completed Build: HGAC Gundam Sandrock

So... I was initially planning to finish the HGUC Narrative Gundam A-Packs, specifically the A-Packs unit, before 2019 ends. Unfortunately, I'm not really that excited to build the A-Packs unit and so all my motivation went out of the window once I cracked open the box. So... I did the next best thing. Build another … Continue reading Completed Build: HGAC Gundam Sandrock