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Tips & Tricks: Spraying Flat Top Coat on Unpainted Models

In the ideal world, I would have the Real Grade RX-78-2 Gundam in my hands, built and ready to be reviewed. In the ideal world, I would also know how to operate my very own fission-powered jetpack. But alas, I do not live in the ideal world, therefore not only do I have to continue to pay eye-gouging high prices for the underdeveloped public transit system of Toronto, I must also patiently wait for the arrival of my RG Gundam kit, which is going to arrive near the end of the month at the earliest. Sure, I can have a crack at reviewing the MG Master Gundam in the meantime like I’m supposed to, but hell, I just don’t feel like it. So instead, I’m going to talk about something that I was very concerned about when I first started to get into the plamo hobby: top coat.
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Weekly Highlights: "Check out the motors on her!"

Chag: Looks like the initial wave of WonFes fever has cooled down, as this week has been a pretty slow one when it comes to pre-orders. Thankfully, the two figures Ash and I did end up picking are pretty interesting in drastically different ways. Well, you know the drill — let’s get started!

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Review: 1/10 Makinami Mari Illustrious

P1000931 copyAlright then boys and girls, this was SUPPOSED to be a review of Ami’s Menace figure, but sadly the weather apparently has no love for me or half naked desert princess’s, so I’m going with something that could be shot on a cloudy overcast day that we’ve been having around here lately…

So with that said lets take a look a Mari from Wave.

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Weekly Highlights: Don’t Break my Coldcast Heart!

Chag: Wow. Ash and I may have taken a break last week, but the figure scene sure as hell didn’t. The preorders for the figures we saw from WonFes have been popping up like acne on a greasy teenager’s face. We won’t be able to get to all of them today, but here are a few that were at least moderately interesting to rant about!

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