Joining RX-78 Gundam, Astray Gold Frame and the fallen Exia in my chibi gundam collection is Chibi RX-0 Unicorn Gundam. I forget when I picked this up as I have had it sitting on my desk at home so long but it might have been one of the times I went to check out the life-sized Unicorn … Continue reading Chibi RX-0 Unicorn Gundam
Are you a huge fan of Gundam? Have you not seen the Giant Unicorn Gundam currently on display in Tokyo? Shame on you! Save every penny you have for as long as you can until you have enough money and go see it now! You can thank me later. The full-sized, 20 metre tall behemoth … Continue reading Unicorn Gundam Tokyo
Its hard to believe that the life-sized RX-78 Gundam started to be built in Odaiba, Tokyo and was eventually completed 8 years ago. It stood for a while and was even upgraded with a light-saber and returning briefly for charity and seeing a counterfeit cousin setup in China. However, there is a new 19.7-meter TRANSFORMING … Continue reading Unicorn Gundam arrives in Tokyo’s Odaiba waterfront district
My write-up on the third episode of the ongoing Mobile Suit Gundam Unicorn series is extremely late. Since returning from Japan I have rewatched the episode and had the opportunity to enjoy it all over again. It is very satisfying in a Gundam episode chuck full of battles and episode 3 was full of battles, explosions, death … Continue reading Gundam Unicorn – The Ghost of Laplace
After 10 months on on and off building I have finally completed building my 1/100 scale Unicorn Gundam. I have been tweeting progress shots for what seemed like an eternity as this model takes the prize as the most complicated Gundam kit I have every completed. The model was sponsored by Hobby Search Japan and … Continue reading Unicorn Gundam finally complete – some quick shots
A whopping eight months after the release of the first episode of Gundam Unicorn entitled Day of the Unicorn comes the second episode entitled - The Second Coming of Char. It has been so long that I had to re-watch some of the happenings of the first episode so my brain could link the happenings of episode … Continue reading Gundam Unicorn – The Second Coming of Char
I haven't built a new Gundam model in quite a while, the last one I put together was the GN Archer just about a year ago. With my plan to visit Japan and all the saving necessary I have had to stop purchasing model kits and divert all that money to the Operation Visit Japan … Continue reading I’ve acquired a Unicorn Gundam Gunpla Kit!
Mobile Suit Gundam Unicorn is originally a light novel that is in it's final chapters before being wrapped up, but for months now Gundam fans have been waiting for the anime adaptation of the novel. The wait for the first episode is over while the wait for the episode 2 of the six part series … Continue reading Mobile Suit Gundam Unicorn – Day of the Unicorn