Official Bandai (Japan) Thread 2.0

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Re: Official Bandai (Japan) Thread 2.0

Postby Ultra_Henshin_Fan » Mon Nov 12, 2018 3:41 am

Ghidorah looks much better painted metallic gold

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Re: Official Bandai (Japan) Thread 2.0

Postby MandaSaurus » Mon Nov 12, 2018 7:07 am

Ultra_Henshin_Fan wrote:Ghidorah looks much better painted metallic gold


True dat'. Butterscotch Ghiddy doesn't work for me... :freak:

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Re: Official Bandai (Japan) Thread 2.0

Postby Godzillian » Mon Nov 12, 2018 7:18 am

Think I'm gonna end up getting Ghidorah, not the best figure but if seen worse and I do really like how it looks on the screen
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Re: Official Bandai (Japan) Thread 2.0

Postby MandaSaurus » Mon Nov 12, 2018 7:25 am

Godzillian wrote:Think I'm gonna end up getting Ghidorah, not the best figure but if seen worse and I do really like how it looks on the screen


Huh. No matter how good it looks on the screen, doesn't excuse a half-assed vinyl...

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Re: Official Bandai (Japan) Thread 2.0

Postby Godzillian » Mon Nov 12, 2018 8:10 am

MandaSaurus wrote:
Godzillian wrote:Think I'm gonna end up getting Ghidorah, not the best figure but if seen worse and I do really like how it looks on the screen


Huh. No matter how good it looks on the screen, doesn't excuse a half-assed vinyl...

Never made an excuse dude, just said that I like this version of Ghidorah so I'll end up getting the vinyl
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Re: Official Bandai (Japan) Thread 2.0

Postby MandaSaurus » Mon Nov 12, 2018 8:52 am

^ I haven't even SEEN this version of Ghidorah yet, and I don't like the vinyl! :P

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Re: Official Bandai (Japan) Thread 2.0

Postby Godzillian » Mon Nov 12, 2018 8:55 am

MandaSaurus wrote:^ I haven't even SEEN this version of Ghidorah yet, and I don't like the vinyl! :P

Good for you
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Re: Official Bandai (Japan) Thread 2.0

Postby The Human Pizza » Mon Nov 12, 2018 9:30 am

Gotta be honest. The new Ghidorah looks like the old Cretaceous King Ghidorah, 'cept... worse. Like, FAR worse.

The mold itself makes me think they just sampled the mold of the Servum, butchered the heads into 3, painted it gold, and said "Yeah, that looks about right. What'chu think, Toho?" "Well, if we can approve N.E.C.A.'s original 1985 head sculpt, then we can SURELY approve this!" "Alright, let's put it out!"

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Re: Official Bandai (Japan) Thread 2.0

Postby cloverfan98 » Mon Nov 12, 2018 11:11 am

........I like it.

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Postby SpaceG92 » Mon Nov 12, 2018 11:12 am

cloverfan98 wrote:........I like it.

Prepare to be chased out of this thread with flaming pitch forks.

Though, I do kinda like the figure as well. Just not in it's current state.

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Postby cloverfan98 » Mon Nov 12, 2018 11:25 am

SpaceG92 wrote:
cloverfan98 wrote:........I like it.

Prepare to be chased out of this thread with flaming pitch forks.

Though, I do kinda like the figure as well. Just not in it's current state.


I kinda like its flying pose. Most KG figures have the same static pose.

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Re: Official Bandai (Japan) Thread 2.0

Postby MandaSaurus » Mon Nov 12, 2018 11:31 am

^ It's available over at HLJ, if anyone is so inclined...

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Re: Official Bandai (Japan) Thread 2.0

Postby SpaceG92 » Mon Nov 12, 2018 11:41 am

cloverfan98 wrote:
SpaceG92 wrote:
cloverfan98 wrote:........I like it.

Prepare to be chased out of this thread with flaming pitch forks.

Though, I do kinda like the figure as well. Just not in it's current state.


I kinda like its flying pose. Most KG figures have the same static pose.

ki kinda like static poses. Though, imagining the 3" tall Ghidorah in a static post would be hilariously bad. Flying makes sense for this one.

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Re: Official Bandai (Japan) Thread 2.0

Postby DirektorSplennic » Mon Nov 12, 2018 2:15 pm

When I said it looked better, I meant it looked a tad bit less like a fishing lure. It's not the best (love that custom), but I like the design so I'll get him.
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Re: Official Bandai (Japan) Thread 2.0

Postby SpaceG92 » Mon Nov 12, 2018 2:43 pm

DirektorSplennic wrote:--, but I like the design so I'll get him.

THAT'S THE SPIRIT!

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Re: Official Bandai (Japan) Thread 2.0

Postby Ultra_Henshin_Fan » Mon Nov 12, 2018 4:41 pm

I saw it at HLJ today and for a hot second was like, "Sure why not", then I saw the price was almost $18 and just went,..nahhhhh.

Got Mecha G and Larval Mothra instead.

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Re: Official Bandai (Japan) Thread 2.0

Postby MandaSaurus » Tue Nov 13, 2018 9:36 am

FYI, HLJ seems to be sold out of the following vinyls at this time: MechaKingGhidorah, Biollante, all versions of Kiryu.

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Re: Official Bandai (Japan) Thread 2.0

Postby DirektorSplennic » Tue Nov 13, 2018 2:34 pm

So I have this problem, and I never thought to come to the forums to address it.
I bought the new 2018 Mecha King Ghidorah from hlj a few months ago and ever since I got it, the paint has been SUPER greasy. Like when I handle it, I put it down and there will be this greasy film on my hands. Has anyone else had this problem with the figure and is there a way to fix it? Also, are there any other figures I should be wary of that have this problem? I haven't gotten Gigan or any of the Mechagodzillas from hlj yet, and I'm worried that since they have the same metallic paint scheme as Ghidorah, they'll be greasy. Please somebody help me. Thank you.
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Re: Official Bandai (Japan) Thread 2.0

Postby UltramanGoji » Tue Nov 13, 2018 3:10 pm

DirektorSplennic wrote:So I have this problem, and I never thought to come to the forums to address it.
I bought the new 2018 Mecha King Ghidorah from hlj a few months ago and ever since I got it, the paint has been SUPER greasy. Like when I handle it, I put it down and there will be this greasy film on my hands. Has anyone else had this problem with the figure and is there a way to fix it? Also, are there any other figures I should be wary of that have this problem? I haven't gotten Gigan or any of the Mechagodzillas from hlj yet, and I'm worried that since they have the same metallic paint scheme as Ghidorah, they'll be greasy. Please somebody help me. Thank you.


Was the package left out in the heat at all before you got it? Or do you store it in an area with excessive heat? That might be a reason.
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Re: Official Bandai (Japan) Thread 2.0

Postby DirektorSplennic » Tue Nov 13, 2018 4:12 pm

UltramanGoji wrote:
DirektorSplennic wrote:So I have this problem, and I never thought to come to the forums to address it.
I bought the new 2018 Mecha King Ghidorah from hlj a few months ago and ever since I got it, the paint has been SUPER greasy. Like when I handle it, I put it down and there will be this greasy film on my hands. Has anyone else had this problem with the figure and is there a way to fix it? Also, are there any other figures I should be wary of that have this problem? I haven't gotten Gigan or any of the Mechagodzillas from hlj yet, and I'm worried that since they have the same metallic paint scheme as Ghidorah, they'll be greasy. Please somebody help me. Thank you.


Was the package left out in the heat at all before you got it? Or do you store it in an area with excessive heat? That might be a reason.

I got it during the summer, but my Mothra Imago and Larva were in the same package and were completely fine. Also I have left it in the same room since I got it and have touched it 4 times since I opened the package (I'm not even joking), and my room is a normal 69-71 degrees. Is there a way to fix the figure? I can't even touch the damn thing.
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#Ghidildo

MrRockett wrote:Late to this quote but if that turd burglar ever even made any threatening comments to me I’d find him and hammer him through the floor, go to the kitchen and have his mom make me lunch then set her up on a date with some Hells Angels so she doesn’t have to endure the shame that came out of her womb on YouTube...


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