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Chopper Robo One Piece 20th Anniversary Stampede Color Unboxing

Chopper Robo TV Animation 20th Anniversary One Piece Stampede Color Ver. Set is the latest mecha Chopper kit from “One Piece,” and ohhh boy. As far as box size and content goes, this kit is the MG of One Piece kits. As you can gather from the cover, this kit is actually a combiner robot made up of 5 smaller mechs… and you’re gonna build them all. The Box A quick look at the...

Gunpla TV – Episode 328 – New Arrivals for August 2nd

This week, in the realm of Gunpla, there’s a new gold coated HG and Haropla to check out! The Cross Silhouette line makes an appearance, too, with a new accessory set and Unicorn kit. Finally, we take a look at a beast of a non-Gundam kit from “One Piece!” In this episode:– SD Gundam Cross Silhouette Unicorn Gundam (Destroy Mode)– 1/144 HGUC Unicorn Gundam Unit 3 Fene...

Gunpla TV – HGUC Silver Bullet Suppressor

On this week’s Gunpla TV review, TheKrowSama takes a look at the bulky HG Silver Bullet Suppressor. He precisely breaks each section down and offers the pros and cons of the kit, and some solid advice about how to make the most out of the model. He also shows us how the replacement of its damaged right arm after the Beam Magnum launch can be reproduced with the backpack! Join us on this firs...

1/144 Gold Unicorn Mode Narrative Fenex Unboxing

This week’s big Gundam news is the 1/144 HGUC Unicorn Gundam Unit 3 Fenex (Unicorn Mode) (Narrative Ver.) (Gold Coating) kit (what a mouthful)! It’s not a completely new kit, per se, but a new version of an old favorite, challenging modellers who dare take on gold plating. Get your modeling tools ready: with runners as old as 2006, you’re going to have your hands full trying not ...

Toy Tengoku Special – Wonder Festival 2019 Summer

We’re back at Wonder Festival for another round of new announcements! Join us as we take you through the halls of the summer 2019 event, and check out the latest in anime, game, and sci-fi figure news from Good Smile Company, Kotobukiya, Alter, FREEing, Kaiyodo, and many more. And be sure to drop us a comment to let us know which figure you’re most excited to see!

Final Fantasy’s Eorzea Cafe in Akihabara

  Recently, Lindsay and I were in Akihabara and skipped over to the nearby Pasela building for a late lunch. Pasela is mostly known for its theatric karaoke booths, but in Akihabara, collaboration cafes are another feature. The Eorzea Cafe isn’t a limited-time collaboration cafe, but rather a permanent instalment that opened in 2014 and has enjoyed a whole lot of success since. (You still ha...

Gunpla TV – Episode 327 – New Arrivals for July 26th

This week, Bandai releases a number of new 30 Minutes Mission items. We also take a look at the new 1/400th scale Minerva from the anime series “Crusher Joe,” as well as their new release of the pink and black version of the Mechatromates! Kotobukiya has also released a couple of new Weapon Unit accessory packs that have caught Dave’e eye. See it all here, first! In this episode:...

Small Mechatromate No.02 Black & Pink Unboxing

Last month, Hasegawa expanded its Mechatro line with the first installment of the MechatroMATE kits in light blue and orange. This month, the second version has just been released in black and peach, and we’re here to take a look! The Box The back of the MechatroMATE box shows these little guys in all sorts of poses. And just to be clear — this kit does indeed build two robots. Because...

Toy Tengoku – Episode 103 – YoRHa No.2 Type B from NieR: Automata

On this episode, we take a close-up look at Bring Arts YoRHa No.2 Model B Version 2.0 from “NieR: Automata”! This is 2B’s second Bring Arts release, with a more game model accurate sculpt than the previous version, and she’s packing plenty of weapons and accessories to really bring the character to life. Join us in checking her out, and stay to the end to see how you c...

Gunpla TV – One Piece Grand Ship Collection Thousand Sunny Flying Model

From Bandai comes a new One Piece: Grand Ship model kit, and this time around we have our new guest, Mandela, walking you through it. The Thousand Sunny Flying Model is the latest addition to the Grand Ship Collection lineup; let’s see what’s new this time! In this episode:– One Piece: Grand Ship Collection Thousand Sunny Flying Model

Gunpla TV – Episode 326 – New Arrivals for July 19th

This week, Bandai has a number of new releases for us including the RE/100 Zaku II Kai, HG Magnasaurer, and a new LBX Joker! Fujimi also releases two dual kit releases featuring dinosaur and bug kits that can be snapped together like Gundam kits! In this episode:– RE/100 Zaku II Kai– 1/300 HG Magnasaurer– LBX Joker– Dinosaur Arc Tyrannosaurs vs. Velociraptor Duel Set–...

RE/100 Zaku II Kai Unboxing

The latest RE/100 kit is here: the Zaku II Kai. It features almost entirely new (2019) molding and some pretty neat parts. Let’s dive right in and see what’s in store! The Box Here we get a good look at all the kit features, including a helmet option, weapon parts, and lots of accommodation for great articulation. And here’s your standard front and back views of the finished mode...