1/400 Evangelion EVA-13 by Kotobukiya (Available From HobbyLink Japan – HLJ.com)
EVA-13 is a new member of the Evangelion series from the new Evangelion movie. Let’s see how it is as a kit!
A very cool looking cover pose, thanks to the four arms and two Lances of Longinus.
The box is the similar to the size of a big Master Grade kit. The price is 8800 JPY, which is the highest so far in the line. But get 20% off at HLJ.com!
When you crack open the box, the colors will pop right out at you.
The manual keeps up the same style as the rest of the line.
Some variations and wild looking poses for the kit are shown inside the manual.
The build itself seems like it will be fine. There’s lot of option parts to build as well.
Official color guide at the end of the manual. Looks pretty familiar.
The plates shown in alphabetical order.
Some final thoughts. I’ve built a number of kits from the Evangelion line before, and so far have been quite happy with the overall quality, especially concerning the mobility. Looks like it should be the same with this kit. But of course the most exciting thing is going to be the four arms and loads of additional parts! Stick around for part 2, and let’s find out how it looks!
“I’m the real angel!”