I started building Gunpla because I wanted to make something with my hands, away from the computer screen. Well, that’s kind of moot now because these days I watch podcasts or series while building. Anyway I like Gunpla because, like any art form, they represent potential and commitment. It’s another kind of blank canvas. One of my peeves is seeing poorly posed or photographed kits because they can look so much better.
There are quite a few nice surprises to it, but the kit is just a bit old and flawed. To start with the positives, I didn’t expect the multiple shades of black it came with. The frame joints are a darker and glossier plastic. The overall shapes of the suit are awesome and are quite unique. […]Read more "HG 1/144 Over Flag"