Dragon Momoko’s 1/100 Sword Strike. It’s a third-party kit that not too bad. Plastic and fitting quality isn’t up to par with Bandai kits but it makes up for it in other departments. Their 1/100 kits boast ‘Perfect Grade detail in Master Grade scale’. They achieve this by basing their kits on resin customs made […]
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An ominous demon king, an ornate warrior god. That is what the Sengoku Astray presents itself as. It’s not your regular high-tech mobile war-machine. I debated with getting this kit before, since I already had the other MG Astray. The decision was made with just one idea – I thought it would look cool if […]
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A refurbished build. I’ve decided to most of my older gunpla before buying new ones this year. A little backstory – the Astray Red Frame was one of my most wanted kits and I bought this one on my first month of building gunpla. The Tactical Arms II was just awesome.. and that one’s fitted […]
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I have been hunting down this kit locally for maybe a few years, I just couldn’t get a hold of it. Due to a combination of the lack of resellers or stocks for Kotobukiya kits around and the general overpriced markups they give when there is one available. These kits usually go for 2.5 times […]
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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. […]
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Panel lines, waterslide decals, weathering, and top coat.
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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.