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The Best Laid Plans…

“No battle plan survives contact with the enemy.” Colin Powell

*Sigh* I had hoped to have found a little stability for my current situation by now but alas it was not meant to be. As it stands, I may need to find a new place to live in a months time which makes doing big […]

Taki Corporation goes bust! All’s right with the World

Normally, I don’t really care for PVC figure news but this was too good to pass up.

I think everyone who collects anime figures have heard of Taki Corporation. They are known for making incredibly ugly, poor quality figures and a metric craptonne of Ikkitousen stuff! (please note that the 2 are not mutually exclusive)

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At Last! Colour images of the Volks 1/4 Bayonetta!!!

After all this time and far too much teasing, Volks have finally released colour shots of their 1/4 scale Bayonetta!

Not too shabby! I do think that this kit is better than the cerberus project offering but the face, while having an appropriate expression, looks a little off. The absolutely stunning level of detail […]

Last Frontier

One of the worst feelings a modeller can have is that feeling that, after everything is done, you know you’ve done your best… but it’s not good enough. I’m no stranger to the feeling, especially in my early days but it’s been a while since I’ve felt it. And who would have thought it would […]

Project: Frontier (Part 2)

Well, that didn’t take too long! All the parts are now completed and the next stage is… I’m not too sure. Some areas will require painting but I’m not sure if I should work too much on the details as the decals will cover a very large area, making any panel lining either redundant or […]

Project: Frontier

OK, it’s official! I’m getting old!!! Back in the day (see? I even sound old!) I used to be able to snap together a MG gundam kit in the space of a few hours (3~4 hrs to be precise). Now, in the same time, I can barely do the limbs and front nose of my […]