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Gunpla TV – Episode 321 – This is the end…

… of Gunpla TV as we know it. Tune in to find out why! Also this week, a special guest makes an appearance to show off the new Megami Device Bullet Knights Launcher, so you won’t want to miss this episode! In this episode:– Figure-rise Standard Kamen Rider Ex-Aid Action Gamer Level 2– Frame Arms Girl & Weapon Set Jinrai Ver.– 1/1 Megami Device BULLET KNIGHTS Launc...

Neko Busou Series 2 & 3 Review

Mecha Gaikotsu is at it again with the Neko Busou series 2 and 3 model kits! Not only does he show you everything you get out of box, he gives us a couple of great examples of the custom mechs you can build with these affordable little kits! Get your own here:– Neko Busou 2 Namimori – Random Single Kit– Neko Busou 2 Namimori – Set of 8 Kits – Neko Busou 2 Tenkomori...

Toy Tengoku – Episode 98 – DX figma Inklings

On this episode, we take a look at the popular Inkling Girls from “Splatoon” and “Splatoon 2”. These figma come with a plethora of accessories and ink effect parts! Join David and Lindsay to take a closer look of this accessory-packed figma DX Edition. Watch till the end to see how you can enter to win figma Splatoon Girl: DX Edition, too! In this episode:– figma Spla...

Gunpla TV – Episode 320 – Kamen Riders & Hresvelgr!

The boss is back as Scott shows off his build of Bandai’s new slick and simple kit of one of his favorite Kamen Riders, while Dave shows off Frame Arms Girl Hresvelgr with her new bikini-style armor in this latest kit with improved posability! In this episode:– Figure-rise Standard Kamen Rider Kabuto– Figure-rise Standard Kamen Rider 555 (Faiz)– Frame Arms Girl Hresvelgr Bi...

Toy Tengoku – Episode 97 – 1/8 Ren Amamiya

We’re throwing on our dance shoes for this next review staring Ren Amamiya (Protagonist) and Morgana from “Persona 5: Dancing Star Night”! This new addition to the ARTFX J lineup is full of action and style, with both characters showing off their slick moves on an equally cool base that’s sure to grab your attention. Check out the full review, and stay to the end to see how...

Golden Week 2019 Photo Contest Winners!

During Golden Week, and beyond, folks who shipped their orders from HobbyLink Japan got a special surprise in their packages: a helmet paper craft that could be used to enter our photo contest! The rules were simple: build the paper craft, stick it on a toy, pet, or other object, and submit the photo to enter. (Details here.) We received so many fantastic photos, and our staff enjoyed watching the...

Pokemon Plamo Mega Charizard X Build & Review

In my unboxing post, I talked about Gundam Markers and how we’re throwing the stickers out for this build to get a better completed model than we have before with the Pokemon plamo kits. Before I started my build, I took the Gundam Markers straight to the parts while they were still on the runners. For me, this works well because my fumbly fingers would probably smudge things up if I tried h...

Pokemon Plamo Mega Charizard X Unboxing

I’m gonna be honest with you. I don’t know what a Mega Charizard is, but I really like the color scheme this guy has going. Mega Charizard got its own plamo kit in 2014. I’ve build a few other Charizard kits before — the Charizard evolution set and the set with Ho-oh and Pikachu — but Mega Charizard has some different molding that I’m really looking forward...

Gunpla TV – Episode 319 – LBCS: Achilles Mikaduki Karina

From the Soukou Musume RPG game series, Kotobukiya releases the first full action figure model kit, the LBCS: Achilles Mikaduki Karina! We take a close-up look at this exciting new kit as well as a quick peek at all the other new kits that have come in recently! In this episode:– LBCS: Achilles Mikaduki Karina– MODEROID ARIEL C-TYPE– chitocerium LXXVIII-platinum– 1/144 HGCE...

1/12 Figure-rise Standard Ultraman Suit A Unboxing

The latest Ultraman Figure-rise Standard kit is the Suit A version, and it just arrived last week! The highlights of this kit are an LED bulb to light up the chest, and an original weapon designed by Shimizu Eiichi! The Box Here are Bandai’s highlights: The effect parts have been recreated with clear parts. A weapon unique to the kit designed by Eiichi Shimizu is included. An LED Unit is inc...

1/144 HGCE Destiny Gundam Unboxing

The Destiny Gundam from Seed Destiny just arrived as a new HG kit with some pretty cool effect parts! I’m really looking forward to seeing what the Wings of Light look like on the final kit. Let’s jump right in! The Box On the left, we get a front and back shot of the completed, painted kit, without the effect parts. And on the right, we jump into the gimmicks and effects! The text is ...

Toy Tengoku Special – Mega Hobby Expo 2019 Spring

We’re back in Akihabara for MegaHouse’s bi-annual figure show: Mega Hobby Expo 2019 Spring! This was the 10th anniversary of the event, so MegaHouse went all out with their displays. And of course, there were also many exciting announcement from Alter, Kotobukiya, Licorne, and more! Be sure to check out our photo galleries, too!:– MegaHouse– Alter, Kotobukiya, & More