• Animu,  Life

    Operation NT-D: Episode 4

    The final phase has arrived – we’re two days away from AX and this is just about the last time I’ll really be able to work with my partner on the armor. Last night we managed to get most of the pieces and painting done, today’s just about fitting it on my comrade’s body and making sure he can walk…

  • Animu,  Life

    Operation NT-D: Episode 2

    T-minus four days until the big show. And my partner and I have barely reached the halfway point with our armor. We thought we were crunching last year, but this is a whole new level or taking things at the eleventh hour. Thankfully I was able to devote a little more time for this session, so more things could be…

  • Gunpla,  Master Grade

    MG Unicorn Gundam OVA Ver.

    At long last, here it is. My very own successful attempt at a Master Grade Unicorn Gundam model. It seems almost everyone owns at least one version of this suit. Having picked this up at Anime Expo last year, I didn’t get around to finishing it until half a year later. And then it takes roughly another half year for…

  • Animu,  Life

    Operation NT-D: Episode 0

    It’s almost been a year, and we’re back. Anime Expo is coming right around the corner again, which means, of course, that it’s time to build another armor. Since Virtue’s reception and success last year at the Expo, there’s never been any question that my comrade and I were going to do it again. Unfortunately however, we seem to have…