Brutish Dog

Introduction Scale 1/24 Maker Wave/Takara Completed 02/04/02 Retail 3400yen “If you must ask, I will tell you, what I want is an ordinary life; if I can embrace this dream, if this heart can be content with reality, I will be happy. If you want an example, her name is Fyana, Fyana is my life,… Continue reading Brutish Dog

Patlabor Ingram 3

Introduction Scale 1/35 Maker Bandai Completed 11/25/01 Retail 3000yen Patlabor is one of my favorite show – the realistic settings, memorable characters and very intriguing plots. Ingram is the star mecha (or “labor”) of the show and is used by the police force. There’s Ingram 1 used by spunky Noa, No. 2 used by hothead… Continue reading Patlabor Ingram 3

Patraqushe Mirage (Knight of Gold AT)

4897 Introduction Scale 1/100 Maker Volks Completed 4/8/00 Retail 7800yen In Five Star Stories, when the AKD army retreat from an exploding planet, Sopp lost both Lachesis and the Knight of Gold. After that he made another Knight of Gold, which is also called Patraqushe Mirage, or Knight of Gold AT, the AT I think… Continue reading Patraqushe Mirage (Knight of Gold AT)

Led Mirage with Flame Launcher (Prince Sarion version) 1/100 Wave

Introduction Scale 1/100 Maker Wave Completed 3/25/00 Retail 4200yen I’ve read some Five Star Stories, but not enough to claim myself an expert. Led Mirage is supposed to be the strongest mirage in Five Star Stories (or so its name claims), and is capable of great destruction with the flame launcher. Prince Sarion’s version has… Continue reading Led Mirage with Flame Launcher (Prince Sarion version) 1/100 Wave

Freedom

Introduction   Scale 1/100 Maker Bandai Completed 01/2005 Retail 4200yen Spolier alert! The Freedom became the main hero mech in the second half of Gundam Seed and the first half of Seed Destiny. It was pretty invincible in all, except experienced some difficulty fighting Providence and got whacked by a very smart Shinn in his… Continue reading Freedom

Strike Rouge

2770 Introduction Scale 1/100 Maker Bandai Completed 01/2005 Retail 4200yen Spolier alert! In another brave attempt to squeeze every last penny of fanboys, Gundam Seed introduced another variation of Strike during the final episodes – the Strike Rouge, piloted by Kagari. The concept was a bit abhorrent at first, since Strike is a pretty masculine… Continue reading Strike Rouge

Blitz

Introduction Scale 1/100 Maker Bandai Completed 11/2004 Retail 2000yen Gundam Seed has gotten me into another round of robot obsession lately. The show does the “sentai” thing again with 5 initial Gundams to sell more toys, but the new designer they employed, Junichi Akutsu, cranked out some of the best designs. Strike was an instant… Continue reading Blitz

Freedom 1/100 Bandai Master Grade

Introduction Scale 1/100 Maker Bandai Completed 01/2005 Retail 4200yen Spolier alert! The Freedom became the main hero mech in the second half of Gundam Seed and the first half of Seed Destiny. It was pretty invincible in all, except experienced some difficulty fighting Providence and got whacked by a very smart Shinn in his Impulse.… Continue reading Freedom 1/100 Bandai Master Grade

Decal hell

Now that I’m fed up with installing extensions and crap, time to get back to some modeling… One of the projects in my backlogs – SV-51 gamma from Macross Plus, which you can still get from HLJ. I really like the flamboyant patterns on it, but it was a lot of work getting them on… Continue reading Decal hell