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@  RichardT1977 : (17 November 2019 - 11:38 AM)

Transformers are Buy 2 Get 1 free at Target this week.

@  Bass X0 : (17 November 2019 - 04:29 AM)

2019 has been one long South Park episode.

@  Sjogre : (16 November 2019 - 10:46 PM)

Okay, that actually sounds pretty fun.

@  Maximus Ambus : (15 November 2019 - 12:49 PM)

It was set in the forties, featured Nazi's as the villains and had Kiko fight mostly Ice Age animals and a mythical dragon that now ruled the island guarding Kongs treasure.

@  Paladin : (15 November 2019 - 11:37 AM)

and it was ALSO eleven hours long.

@  Maximus Ambus : (15 November 2019 - 10:55 AM)

In a alternate reality Peter Jackson made Son of Kong.

@  wonko the sane? : (15 November 2019 - 09:30 AM)

To be fair to boba: everyone else to go into the sarlacc was a sacrifice. Stripped almost naked and tossed, and didn't have body armor, a jetpack and a weapon.

@  TheMightyMol... : (15 November 2019 - 06:54 AM)

Nah, he just has to keep up his plot insurance payments so he can shoot his way out of the Sarlacc again.

@  PlutoniumBoss : (15 November 2019 - 02:59 AM)

Funny, but everyone knows he bounty hunts for Jabba Hutt to finance his 'Vette.

@  Tm_Silverclaw : (15 November 2019 - 02:54 AM)

Okay.. Not sure why.. but streaming is harder than jsut playing the game.. even though that's pretty much what I was doing.

@  Xellos : (14 November 2019 - 06:47 PM)

What type of vehicle does Boba Fett use for time travel? A Man-DeLorean.

@  TM2-Megatron : (14 November 2019 - 03:55 PM)

Admittedly, it's been a long time since I've been to a walk-in clinic, as I tend not to get sick (and the one time I do every 4-5 years, I prefer just riding it out at home), but the last time I went I'm pretty sure you could just show up, no appointment. It may be different in Quebec,though

@  Nevermore : (14 November 2019 - 02:36 PM)

One thing to note about health insurance in Germany is that we have a two-class system: mandatory health insurance is basically the economy class, while private health insurance is the business class.

@  Nevermore : (14 November 2019 - 02:32 PM)

My local doctor is actually a shared office with several doctors where you will get randomly assigned to one of the doctors available that day.

@  Nevermore : (14 November 2019 - 02:30 PM)

Also, employers are required by law to cover part of their employees' health insurance fees, so I only have to pay my part.

@  Nevermore : (14 November 2019 - 02:28 PM)

Basic examinations and sick notes (known as "work-inability certificates" in Germany) for the employer are covered by our health insurances by default.

@  TheMightyMol... : (14 November 2019 - 12:02 PM)

Around here, we can go to a walk-in clinic whenever, but might have to wait in the queue until there's a doctor available, which can take hours on a busy day. And then hope our insurance will cover anything.

@  wonko the sane? : (14 November 2019 - 07:38 AM)

There actually are a good number of clinics around here: but the walk ins require an appointment (what?) and are only done once a week. IF you can get an appointment, you see a doctor usually within 40 minutes, but good luck getting the appointment.

@  Nevermore : (14 November 2019 - 03:35 AM)

Depending on the day.

@  Nevermore : (14 November 2019 - 03:35 AM)

We have family doctors (called "house doctors") with regular office hours where you may need an hour or two of waiting time.

@  TM2-Megatron : (14 November 2019 - 12:50 AM)

Two weeks? That seems a little long; are there not a lot of walk-in clinics around you?

@  wonko the sane? : (13 November 2019 - 07:01 PM)

Does germany make it quick and easy to see a doctor too? Cause an emergency doctor visit can take two weeks out here, and an emergency ROOM visit can take 18-24 hours.

@  Nevermore : (13 November 2019 - 06:43 PM)

(Good thing is, under German law, if you call in sick during your vacation and see a doctor immediately, you get to keep your vacation days.)

@  Nevermore : (13 November 2019 - 06:42 PM)

Too bad. My plans wee to do two more overtime hours before having my last day of vacation for the year on Friday. Oh well.

@  Nevermore : (13 November 2019 - 06:41 PM)

So I'm currently on medical leave for a particularly stupid reason: Burned my back with a hot-water bag while sleeping last night. Though the doctor said I'm hardly the first person to have this happen to them.

@  Patch : (13 November 2019 - 06:11 PM)

Just a particularly odious example of the 90s era of depicting transgender women as either the subject of crude humor, or "Jerry Springer" material.

@  Ashley : (13 November 2019 - 04:55 PM)

I think Ace Ventura legit contributed to me spending years in self denial. I will never be ok with Jim Carrey.

@  Benbot : (13 November 2019 - 01:22 PM)

I thought he since changed his tune.

@  Tm_Silverclaw : (13 November 2019 - 12:51 PM)

Jim Carry Paladin?

@  Maximus Ambus : (13 November 2019 - 12:22 PM)

Don't doubt what he can do. Sonic the Hedgehog!

@  Paladin : (13 November 2019 - 11:51 AM)

not giving a dime to a transphobic antivaxxer.

@  wonko the sane? : (13 November 2019 - 11:25 AM)

It'll be a terrible movie if jim carrey phones it in. Otherwise it should be decent.

@  Paladin : (13 November 2019 - 10:45 AM)

sonics' still gonna be a terrible movie but at least they whined loud enough to make him look passable for a 2-minute trailer. "yay."

@  ▲ndrusi : (13 November 2019 - 10:37 AM)

But of course to annoying people there's no such thing as different decisions made for different reasons, there is only "I like it so it's right" and "I don't like it so it's wrong."

@  ▲ndrusi : (13 November 2019 - 10:35 AM)

Even if we pretend it's objective truth that they were both bad, then they were bad in very different ways.

@  ▲ndrusi : (13 November 2019 - 10:33 AM)

Sonic's previous movie design looked genuinely bad. The Transformers '07 designs just looked insufficiently like what certain loud and obnoxious parts of the fandom think Transformers are required to always look like.

@  Otaku : (13 November 2019 - 08:50 AM)

Um... Purple Monkey Dishwasher?

@  TheMightyMol... : (13 November 2019 - 08:25 AM)

Do we really need to have Every Movie Transformer Thread Ever in the Squawkbox?

@  Bass X0 : (13 November 2019 - 08:13 AM)

Sure it made money but that doesn’t mean it has appealing character designs. Lot of god awful fugly faces in the Transformers movies.

@  Otaku : (12 November 2019 - 08:25 PM)

@Liege My issue with Transformers (2007) were elements I thought were unnecessary.  I know it was supposed to just be a joke, but I didn't ever need to hear about "Sam's Happy Time". >.> Which, being in awe of the first "live action" TF-film, didn't even register until I'd already purchased and watched it on DVD a few times (after seeing it in theaters 3 times).

@  Liege : (12 November 2019 - 08:22 PM)

For all the Bayisms in the 07 movie, it was tempered by Spielberg as producer. Designs aside it was an enjoyable popcorn blockbuster about a boy and his first car who happens to be an alien from another planet. They sequels are just Bay going unchecked after he proved how much bank he could bring in.

@  TM2-Megatron : (12 November 2019 - 07:12 PM)

I didn't find the designs in the '07 movie to be that bad, personally. What got really offputting was how Cybertronians in general become such huge a-holes in the later films; the designs were very much secondary to their horrible personalities

@  Sabrblade : (12 November 2019 - 06:59 PM)

And yet, Transformers still broke the bank at the box office, opened up the brand to a whole new generation of fans, shot the brand up to mainstream appeal, and enabled all kinds of new collector-oriented lines and other avenues to come about. Not saying Sonic's movie will do the same for his series, but the 2007 TF movie certainly did more good than harm.

@  Bass X0 : (12 November 2019 - 06:09 PM)

Paramount changed Sonic due to fan backlash but refused to redo Transformers 2007 with new cgi appearances based on their classic forms everyone’s knows and loves, and can relate to. Trailer 1 Sonic is as appealing a design as 2007 Bumblebee...

@  TheMightyMol... : (12 November 2019 - 02:14 PM)

I don't. They're a pain in the ass to repair.

@  Benbot : (12 November 2019 - 12:48 PM)

I wish car companies would bring back flip up headlights

@  TheMightyMol... : (12 November 2019 - 09:07 AM)

Wear a hazmat suit. It's Walmart, they're used to weird.

@  wonko the sane? : (12 November 2019 - 07:54 AM)

2 inches of snow on the side of the house, 2 feet of snow on the deck. I hate this winter already.

@  Tm_Silverclaw : (11 November 2019 - 11:33 PM)

But that requires actually going IN walmart. ;P

@  Liege : (11 November 2019 - 11:22 PM)

Pro tip for anyone hunting the for the Walmart 35th exclusives: try the seasonal aisles rather than the toy section. I found the display with all the exclusives and a bunch of the reflector wave practically untouched amongst those novelty arcade machines and a bunch of frozen merch.


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Gundam Discussion: The Wings of A Boy Who Killed Adolescence

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#12381 Demovere Xeno

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Posted 20 January 2019 - 11:59 PM

*SD Gundam G Generation video*

Heh, all I see now is a trailer for upcoming CS kits. :p

 

Figuring out what to pick as my first post-tiny-bear kit just became a lot easier when I discovered that these dudes have a whole bunch of stuff in 7-Eleven decoes. This hobby and I are going to get along just fine. <3

Your next order of business after that should be getting HGs with compatible backs so that they can play babysitters to your Petit'gguys. :p



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Posted 21 January 2019 - 02:20 AM

OH MY GOD IS THAT A THING

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Posted 21 January 2019 - 03:29 AM

Since Build Fighters there's been an intentional drive with at least HGs being as modular as possible so you can swap parts and packs. The Beargguy's tend to have parts to help accommodate this. Further, Petitgguys (the kind you have) come with little chairs that can attach to the backpacks of Beargguys and other HGs.

Likewise the holes in areas like Petitgguys hands and backs likewise allow add on parts

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Posted 21 January 2019 - 06:05 AM

Well gosh. If my googlage is reliable I have perhaps screwed myself out of "chair strikers" (?) by choosing two Petit'gguys (WHAT IS THAT NAME) with cool accessories - Surf Green with guitar and Sodapop Blue with icecandy. But that's okay, there will be more Petit'gguys in my future.

I know these guys are so simple and tiny, but I just can't believe how much fun it was to build them. I'm so keen to try something bigger.

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Posted 21 January 2019 - 07:21 PM

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These things are SO adorable and come in really cool colours. 

 

But okay what is this thing? I couldn't see them in the instructions. 

 

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[annoying stream of newb questions continues]


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Posted 21 January 2019 - 08:57 PM

Ah, it looks like you can use that adapter to attach the Petit'gguy directly to the back of a mobile suit with a two-peg backpack connection.


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Posted 21 January 2019 - 09:15 PM

Ah, that's cool. I sort of assumed that was probably the case, but not knowing what sort of junk the mobile suit fellows have on their backs I was super unsure. Ta. 

 

It does indeed have two pegs underneath, and I was like... well, these two pegs sure don't connect to anything in this box as far as I can tell, so...


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Posted 21 January 2019 - 10:16 PM

My advice would be to do a HG if you're looking for something more detailed. Gunpla has several grades which range in complexity.

SD/BB Senshi- Cute squashed down kits of canon Gundam mecha or sometimes variations casting them as samurai, knights, etc. Fun builds but sadly vary wildly in quality. Recent ones for example look poor without paint.

HG 1/144- The iconic Gunpla. This is what most Gundam kits fall under. Multi colour construction that generally looks fine out of the box. Pretty much every Gundam series gets HG kits as it releases, alongside a legacy line commonly referred to as HGUC. This line does updated kits of older designs from the central UC timeline but was recently opened up to include other timelines. So a kit from Gundam Wing, set in the AC timeline, will be marked HGAC.

RG 1/144- Highly detailed kits, not recommended until you have experience. Based on the aesthetic of the lifesize Gundam that stood for a time in Japan, these kits depict mobile suits with a level of detail they'd have if they were real. Full inner frame, wider variety of parts shading and A LOT of markings. Look really nice when done but the kits show a real learning curve from the designers (some very fiddly, over complicated parts in earlier releases).

MG 1/100- Bigger kits aimed at older fans with the budget for them. MGs will generally be the definitive version of a suit in kit form. Sadly, the line is semi retired now due to Bandai experimenting with the competing Re 1/100 line.

PG 1/60- Termed Perfect Grade, but that can be misleading. Huge kits that only really popular designs receive, featuring all the gimmicks Bandai can muster. The problem is that is because these are so rare it's not unheard of for more recent smaller kits to be better. I have PG 00 Raiser and the later MG avoids some of its mistakes.


If you're looking to watch something from the franchise, Build Fighters should still be free to watch on YouTube. It's a 25 episode show set in a proxy for reality where Gundam is now a global success, backed by an arcade game where you can bring your Gunpla to life to battle other players. It's a good introduction if you don't want to wade into a 50 episode traditional Gundam war drama. It's followed by Build Fighters Try, set a few years later, and Build Divers, a spiritual sequel in a new timeline. Again, all should be free to legally watch on YouTube via the official Gundam.Info channel.

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Posted 21 January 2019 - 10:36 PM

There's also Iron Blooded Orphans, which is a damn solid series, even if season 2 is a bit scattered.  Generally fantastic 1/144 kits with a big focus on customizability.



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Posted 21 January 2019 - 10:42 PM

My advice would be to do a HG if you're looking for something more detailed. Gunpla has several grades which range in complexity.

SD/BB Senshi- Cute squashed down kits of canon Gundam mecha or sometimes variations casting them as samurai, knights, etc. Fun builds but sadly vary wildly in quality. Recent ones for example look poor without paint.

HG 1/144- The iconic Gunpla. This is what most Gundam kits fall under. Multi colour construction that generally looks fine out of the box. Pretty much every Gundam series gets HG kits as it releases, alongside a legacy line commonly referred to as HGUC. This line does updated kits of older designs from the central UC timeline but was recently opened up to include other timelines. So a kit from Gundam Wing, set in the AC timeline, will be marked HGAC.

To add to this, Maruten: your Petit'gguys are meant to go with HGs, if you want babysitters for them. :p

 

Since you also seem to be enjoying the Petit'gguys' cuteness factor, another option for SDs is the new SD Cross Silhouette line (two of which I posted pics of on the previous page). This new line is essentially HG for super-deformed designs, with excellent plastic color separation so they look good even when just snap-built and slightly tweaked proportions for the right mix of 'adorable' and 'badass'. :D Their main gimmick is their universal inner frame, which allows for part-swapping between units and comes in two flavors: the classic SD-style frame with squatter proportions, and the Cross Silhouette frame (sold separately, alas) that makes them more G Generation/Super Robot Wars-esque and gives them elbow and knee joints.


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Posted 22 January 2019 - 12:25 AM

 

The total cast list:

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 新機動戦記ガンダムW Endless Waltz 敗者たちの栄光
☆新機動戦記ガンダムW Endless Waltz
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 機動戦士ガンダムSEED MSV
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 機動戦士ガンダムSEED ASTRAY B
☆機動戦士ガンダムSEED XASTRAY
☆機動戦士ガンダムSEED DESTINY
 機動戦士ガンダムSEED DESTINY-MSV
 機動戦士ガンダムSEED DESTINY ASTRAY
☆機動戦士ガンダムSEED C.E.73 STARGAZER
 機動戦士ガンダムSEED C.E.73 ΔASTRAY
 機動戦士ガンダムSEED FRAME ASTRAYS
 機動戦士ガンダムSEED VS ASTRAY
 機動戦士ガンダムSEED DESTINY ASTRAY R
 機動戦士ガンダムSEED DESTINY ASTRAY B
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☆劇場版機動戦士ガンダム00 -A wakening of the Trailblazer-
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Posted 22 January 2019 - 04:36 AM

My advice would be to do a HG if you're looking for something more detailed. Gunpla has several grades which range in complexity.
SD/BB Senshi- Cute squashed down kits of canon Gundam mecha or sometimes variations casting them as samurai, knights, etc. Fun builds but sadly vary wildly in quality. Recent ones for example look poor without paint.
HG 1/144- The iconic Gunpla. This is what most Gundam kits fall under. Multi colour construction that generally looks fine out of the box. Pretty much every Gundam series gets HG kits as it releases, alongside a legacy line commonly referred to as HGUC. This line does updated kits of older designs from the central UC timeline but was recently opened up to include other timelines. So a kit from Gundam Wing, set in the AC timeline, will be marked HGAC.

To add to this, Maruten: your Petit'gguys are meant to go with HGs, if you want babysitters for them. :p
 
Since you also seem to be enjoying the Petit'gguys' cuteness factor, another option for SDs is the new SD Cross Silhouette line (two of which I posted pics of on the previous page). This new line is essentially HG for super-deformed designs, with excellent plastic color separation so they look good even when just snap-built and slightly tweaked proportions for the right mix of 'adorable' and 'badass'. :D Their main gimmick is their universal inner frame, which allows for part-swapping between units and comes in two flavors: the classic SD-style frame with squatter proportions, and the Cross Silhouette frame (sold separately, alas)that makes them more G Generation/Super Robot Wars-esque and gives them elbow and knee joints.
Thanks both. Popped into the one store in town that sells this stuff and grabbed an HG, through the rigorous selection process of "what's in stock and looks cool?" It's, uh, a... blue Astray, I think. Choosing between red and blue was hard! Fingers crossed. Very confident that I don't want to go past HG at this point from the sound of it.

SD Gundam is kind of an iconic thing to me, it was one of those things that you'd see around in the olden days before anyone really knew what it was. So I was interested in that, but then the kits looked a little too SD. If there's a mechanism for making them a bit leggier, well, that's a good thing to know, ta. I'm interested in that.

I'm worried about panel lining. I can imagine that a lot of these things are big lumps of foggy-detailed white plastic without it, but the idea of working with those fiddly little lines is just horrifying. I'd sort of hoped maybe a super thin black wash might settle in there without jacking up everything else but I did a bit of testing on some leftover bear runner and I don't think it's a winner. But that's a problem for another day! I'm getting ahead of myself.

I'm sure I will be checking out some anime. I had thought the premise of the Build Bleepers stuff didn't sound up my alley, but the more I learn about it the more I think I'll just have to give it a crack because gosh it's all so cute. I wish there was some bloody manga on ComiXology or Kindle.

Edited by Maruten, 22 January 2019 - 04:42 AM.

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Posted 22 January 2019 - 02:29 PM

Maruten:

I wouldn't worry about panel lining.  I got the "official" Gundam panel liners and a polyurethane eraser (the white kind) and even with my nerve damaged hands, got some damn fine results, especially narrowing down to "key" details.

 

As far as series, I will say that the first season of Build Fighters is ASTONISHINGLY good.  Like, WAY better than a show like that has any real right to be.  And the English dub is passable in a late 90s sort of way.  Not great, but the voices won't give you a headache either.

The other two series are...pretty much what you would expect for a series like that.

 

Hulu (if you have that) also has some Gundam, including the Origin Series, Unicorn, Wing, 00, and 08th MS Team in English.  They also have Seed, but that's only subbed and is supposed to be getting a new dub later this year anyway.



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Posted 22 January 2019 - 05:12 PM

Can't access Hulu in a sensible way here, but between Crunchyroll and Animelab we've got Reconguista, IBO, Origin, Divers/Fighters (no Try?), G, 00, Seed, and Unicorn (Re:0096), so a reasonable amount of stuff to try. 

 

The original series was smooshed into a movie trilogy, right? Is that in print in the US right now? Would much rather stream than add to my DVD piles, but I'd like a taste of the early stuff so may import physically. 


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Posted 22 January 2019 - 05:56 PM

Yep. They are in print on DVD and Blu-Ray currently but not sure how the availability is to get to you. Amazon.com has the Blu ray for about 29.99 US while Rightstuf.com is charging 37.49 DVD or 44.99Blu.

 

As far as your available Streaming options My recommendations skew to OO, IBO, Build Fighters, and if you want a road into the UC timeline before hitting the movies Origin is the place to start. Unicorn is the latest in that timeline you have there. The rest are their own things really. G can be a fun diversion but the only thing closest to it would probably be Build Fighters for all the various wacked out Gundam designs.

 

Consensus seems to be to stay away from Seed and Reconguista, and from what I have seen of the two it probably the right call. Though quite a few of my favorite builds from Build Fighters have a base in the Seed series it seems. But I'm a filthy casual compared to the usual posters here.


Edited by Daith, 22 January 2019 - 06:11 PM.


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Posted 22 January 2019 - 08:41 PM

Have you guys seen this? From the limited info there is so far on this line (6-inches tall, big focus on playability) it seems like Bandai wants these to be 'Marvel Legends, but Gundam'. :hmm



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Posted 22 January 2019 - 09:14 PM

I can't say I'm surprised aside from the fact we're hearing about this from an overseas source.  I've suspected that Bandai might dip into Gundam to try and make up for the loss of Power Rangers in the west.  And that figure selection certainly supports that:

The RX-78 is the grand daddy Gundam, so that's a given for ANY new Gundam series of anything

Version of the two core suits from Unicorn, a fan favorite AND a fairly big exposure between the Youtube options and Adult Swim airings.

Barbatos was the star of the first Gundam series the west had seen in nearly a decade.

But it's the Wing suits that are interesting.  Wing is the "G1" of Gundam in the west, and seeing TWO entries at the outset feels like a play to western preferences.

 

We'll see what happens at Toy Fair, but if they don't come here, I'm certainly game for several of those like the Barbatos.  The model kit is solid, but those details are a bitch to do.



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Posted 22 January 2019 - 09:48 PM

Can't access Hulu in a sensible way here, but between Crunchyroll and Animelab we've got Reconguista, IBO, Origin, Divers/Fighters (no Try?), G, 00, Seed, and Unicorn (Re:0096), so a reasonable amount of stuff to try. 

 

The original series was smooshed into a movie trilogy, right? Is that in print in the US right now? Would much rather stream than add to my DVD piles, but I'd like a taste of the early stuff so may import physically. 

 

You mentioned that you wanted mangas online, right?

 

The first several volumes of the Origin are free on comicswalker.

 

In color, too. It's basically a revamp of the original series by the character designer, taking advantage of the fact it's not week-to-week with sponsors breathing down everyone's neck to make a more focused narrative. It's very, very good.




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Posted 22 January 2019 - 10:04 PM

Oh gosh! Thank you! I did not know that was a thing. 


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#12400 Demovere Xeno

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Posted 22 January 2019 - 10:30 PM

I can't say I'm surprised aside from the fact we're hearing about this from an overseas source.  I've suspected that Bandai might dip into Gundam to try and make up for the loss of Power Rangers in the west.  And that figure selection certainly supports that:

The RX-78 is the grand daddy Gundam, so that's a given for ANY new Gundam series of anything

Version of the two core suits from Unicorn, a fan favorite AND a fairly big exposure between the Youtube options and Adult Swim airings.

Barbatos was the star of the first Gundam series the west had seen in nearly a decade.

But it's the Wing suits that are interesting.  Wing is the "G1" of Gundam in the west, and seeing TWO entries at the outset feels like a play to western preferences.

 

We'll see what happens at Toy Fair, but if they don't come here, I'm certainly game for several of those like the Barbatos.  The model kit is solid, but those details are a bitch to do.

I'm definitely down for some of these too, if only to have mobile suits that I can play with without constantly worrying about breaking tiny, fragile v-fins and antennas.





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