Mobile Suit Builders

  • Now with LED unit installed XD
    Yep wrong light color LOL
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  • @WickedPony It's not wrong! It's custom! ;)

  • It's almost time Christmas! :D
    What would you ask Bandai Santa for present :)
    Mine would be

    1. MG Sazabi Ver Ka
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    2. PG GP01 Full Bernern
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  • @WickedPony Since you took mine, I guess I'll say MG Kampfer or ZZ Ver Ka, lol.

  • Bought myself this kit for Christmas :)
    Hope you all have a great holidays :)

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  • Of course the Landman Rodi is part of an expensive P-Bandai set... alt text

  • @Minamik I think there's an upcoming kit that bundle Landman Rodi with Geirail
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    hmmm... can you make a pre-order Pbandai kits from your local store? from what I understand, this is how you get Pbandai kits without having to pay extra(but yeah the kit you shown was past the pre-order period now)

  • @WickedPony They came out with a parts set which includes the legs/feet you can just put on the Man Rodi to turn it into the Landman Rodi. I'd rather do that and paint it, then buy some expsensive kit with stuff I don't want, lol.

    Besides, I have a list a mile long of stuff I want to build.

    All panel lined and decals up :)
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  • I find most suit design in SEED boring but Providence is one mean-looking mobile suit

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  • @WickedPony Yeah, that's a pretty cool backpack there! I wish I had more to show, but lately its been so cold, I can't really do any painting on anything. I've got a ton of ideas though, haha.

  • Took 2 months to finish this, cause I wanted to show it off on the Gundam stream, but here we have Omegamon (Omnimon) from Digimon.

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  • @Minamik
    I missed the stream ;3; (it's 3 AM where I live)
    How do you send the image to Kyle on the stream by the way?

  • @WickedPony You just tweet it to @ easyallies, but I'm not sure unless it's done during the stream whether they'd show it or not.

  • With a recently deposited tax return and nicer weather, hopefully, on the way, it's time to get back into model building season, my friends! I've got 2 kits on order that I'm pretty excited about. One of them is from Gundam, and the other is from a game series that never really took off in the west.

  • The model is a few years off from the Bluebird Zenigata had in Castle of Cagliostro, but it's the closest I could find.

    Lupin the III: Project 2. Coming soon. Zenigata custom ICPO Bluebird!

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  • Hey, kiddos! Amateur Gundam Building streams are back, and so are we. Here's what I've been working on. I dug some clay from our yard and made a cat figure, but then I decided to try and paint it to look like Kuro Nyanko-Sensei (from Natsume Yuujinchou). It was going well till I got to the face, lol. And my current gunpla project is the MW-01 Mobile Worker from Gundam the Origins. Loose parts so I can take it apart to paint when I'm ready.

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  • So, one of the problems I've been running across has been with using the Tamiya panel wash over gloss coated parts. I read the other day that enamel does best over acrylic, but it seems that there aren't very many options out there for an acrylic top coat that comes in a rattle can. Cue Google. A few days later, and now I have a bottle of Pledge floor polish and a can of Mod Podge Acrylic Sealer.

    I've painted the shield from my ancient Wing Gundam in the same scheme as what I'm planning for my model, and gave it a coat of Mod Podge. Here's hoping it solves the problem.

  • Pretty satisfied with how the panel wash worked with the mod podge spray. I think any smudging you might see is cause I didn't give it enough time to dry. Next test is water slide decals, sealed with pledge, and then covered with matte spray.alt text

  • So...I think I just learned what has been really causing my smudging problems....apparently Mr. Color is lacquer based...and using it's associated thinner on an enamel line over an acrylic gloss...might not be the best idea...ahaha...fml