Double (X) Builds! Work-in-Progress #1: HGAW Gundam X / X Divider

I usually suspend builds around July and August because of the unfavorable weather at this side of the planet, but I decided to resume my double builds at the end of August with the HGAW Gundam X / X Divider. This is part of my attempt to build at least 1 kit from the Gundam … Continue reading Double (X) Builds! Work-in-Progress #1: HGAW Gundam X / X Divider

Double Build Complete: HGFC Shining Gundam

I only realized this now, but completing this double build of the HGFC Shining Gundam is a nice follow up to the previous dual build of the HGBF Build/Try Burning Gundam, with the latter's builder, Sekai Kamiki being a student of the former's pilot, Domon Kasshu. It was a relatively easy build, you just need … Continue reading Double Build Complete: HGFC Shining Gundam

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”