• Scale Cars

    Jada 1973 Datsun 510 (Widebody) Jonsibal Custom

    Diecasts and Jada aren’t really my thing – I’ve worked with them before, when I was just getting into model cars, but I realized they didn’t really fit in with the rest of my plastic collection because of their scale. They’re marketed as 1/24, but in reality are slightly larger, probably closer to 1/20. I like a lot of the…

  • Animu,  Life

    Anime Expo 2014: Day 2

    Our second rodeo at AX this year, something I looked forward to gladly because we didn’t have a soul-crushing line to wait through today. Given that we’ll be attending all four days this year, it’s refreshing to think that we still have two more days, no need to rush things.

  • Pacific Rim

    NECA 7″ Coyote Tango

    Coyote Tango, the Japanese Jaeger featured in merely a flashback in Pacific Rim. This marks NECA’s third new Jaeger mold for the 7″ figure series, and is part of their third wave. I had mentioned getting this one in the mail a while back, along with fellow Mark I Jaeger Cherno Alpha, which I will get around to in due time. I…

  • Misc. Figures and Collectables

    Kotobukiya Soulgain

    I know not the first thing about this mech – from what I understand it’s a Super Robot from the Super Robot Wars Original Generation (SRWOG) series, though that’s about it. Given that it’s a Super Robot I’m assuming it operates on hotblooded willpower and gutsy screaming. Even the name sounds Super Robot-y…