S.H. Monsterarts Episode 6: Return of the Threadi

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Re: S.H. Monsterarts Episode 6: Return of the Threadi

Postby Castellan Zilla » Sat Dec 05, 2015 9:59 pm

The thing with Spitfire is that is what we should have gotten in the first place. Or at the very least the original G14 with the beam effect and MUTO head.
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Postby Vatarian » Sun Dec 06, 2015 12:01 am

Eh, I like that we have a Godzilla with lit spines. Though I think they could be a modicrum LESS lit. In the movie, only a portion of each spine lit up. Not the whole row, much less a strip of the flesh surrounding them.

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Postby SpaceG92 » Sun Dec 06, 2015 12:18 am

Laugh at me, but I just bought Rebirth Junior. Been holding the trigger for a long time coming but I couldn't hold back for the deal I got him for. Looking forward to finally holding one actually in hand and not behind a box at Barnes and Noble.

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Postby Vatarian » Sun Dec 06, 2015 12:25 am

SpaceG92 wrote:Laugh at me, but I just bought Rebirth Junior. Been holding the trigger for a long time coming but I couldn't hold back for the deal I got him for. Looking forward to finally holding one actually in hand and not behind a box at Barnes and Noble.


Why would I laugh? Second or third best figure in the line, IMO, after Kiryu Heavyarms and *debatably* hunchzilla.

Speaking of Hunchzilla-- I found a way to make him look much more like the actual film-suit by removing one of the segments of his neck. It ends up being slightly too thick from the frontl but he no longer looks like Special Needs Zilla, or is stuck looking at the floor, so I lable it a major improvement.

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Re: S.H. Monsterarts Episode 6: Return of the Threadi

Postby Gojira Prime » Sun Dec 06, 2015 1:20 am

Haven't posted in a bit, and the Monsterarts news scene has been slow lately, I decided to grab a couple of figures, and do some experimenting with a photo shoot. I pulled a couple of favorites from my display.

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Postby Castellan Zilla » Sun Dec 06, 2015 5:40 am

Vatarian wrote:Eh, I like that we have a Godzilla with lit spines. Though I think they could be a modicrum LESS lit. In the movie, only a portion of each spine lit up. Not the whole row, much less a strip of the flesh surrounding them.


Well it's obvious the blue spines were exaggerated on the figure and not movie accurate.
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Postby Petezilla » Sun Dec 06, 2015 7:53 am

Castellan Zilla wrote:
Vatarian wrote:Eh, I like that we have a Godzilla with lit spines. Though I think they could be a modicrum LESS lit. In the movie, only a portion of each spine lit up. Not the whole row, much less a strip of the flesh surrounding them.


Well it's obvious the blue spines were exaggerated on the figure and not movie accurate.

It'd have cost 120+$, if all those tiny blue cracks would have had to be hand-painted around on each spike, that's why it was made the way it is. I still love the figure. The best variant out of the tree by a good margin.
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Postby Carcosa » Sun Dec 06, 2015 5:50 pm

Vatarian wrote:Tamashii makes Glorious Heisei Toy for Glorious Japanese Customerbase. No one but filthy Yankees want dirty Showa toy. To show feelings Tamashii make actual dirty Showa Godzilla to show how low and bad is Showa.


Tho true, I thought tamashii admitted that many of the ppls who purchase SHMA are foreigners. Now that they ran outfa heisei monsters, It be nice if they do shows stuff to make that gaijin money

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Postby miguelnuva » Sun Dec 06, 2015 5:57 pm

Wouldn't making the smaller showa figures alongside the regular price point and doing them bare bones have increased profit for Tamashii?
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Postby Vatarian » Sun Dec 06, 2015 6:06 pm

Increased profit at the cost of Decreased Honor.

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Postby gigan72 » Sun Dec 06, 2015 6:34 pm

_AkS_ wrote:Why they don't consider Showa? I have no idea, I've been waiting for a solid Gigan figure forever.

The Revoltech Gigan was pretty darn good. Just a bit small.
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Postby Mr. X » Sun Dec 06, 2015 7:41 pm

miguelnuva wrote:Wouldn't making the smaller showa figures alongside the regular price point and doing them bare bones have increased profit for Tamashii?


Probably but you know what's even cheaper? Repaints.
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Postby Lain Of The Wired » Sun Dec 06, 2015 7:46 pm

Mr. X wrote:
miguelnuva wrote:Wouldn't making the smaller showa figures alongside the regular price point and doing them bare bones have increased profit for Tamashii?


Probably but you know what's even cheaper? Repaints.

Yeah, who else is excited for the new Glitter covered Godzilla (Godzilla vs. Mothra battle repaint)
Or the battle damage MOGUERA missing an arm, and partially burnt up!
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Postby Petezilla » Sun Dec 06, 2015 11:07 pm

Lain Of The Wired wrote:Yeah, who else is excited for the new Glitter covered Godzilla (Godzilla vs. Mothra battle repaint)
Or the battle damage MOGUERA missing an arm, and partially burnt up!

First one would be basically the SHMA version of the Forever Series Resurrection Godzilla and both would be perfect Web Exclusives. I'd actually buy those.
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Postby ゴジマン » Mon Dec 07, 2015 6:57 pm

Petezilla wrote:
Lain Of The Wired wrote:Yeah, who else is excited for the new Glitter covered Godzilla (Godzilla vs. Mothra battle repaint)
Or the battle damage MOGUERA missing an arm, and partially burnt up!

First one would be basically the SHMA version of the Forever Series Resurrection Godzilla and both would be perfect Web Exclusives. I'd actually buy those.


I would also want those
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Postby Beef Bigshot » Tue Dec 08, 2015 4:34 pm

SpaceG92 wrote:Laugh at me, but I just bought Rebirth Junior. Been holding the trigger for a long time coming but I couldn't hold back for the deal I got him for. Looking forward to finally holding one actually in hand and not behind a box at Barnes and Noble.


Hahaha! I'm laughing you freaking loser. Why did it take you so long to get him. I have literally told you multiple times he is worth it.

Regardless I hope you like him, hope he doesn't have any defects like mine does
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Postby g2vd » Wed Dec 09, 2015 11:01 am

Oh God the SHMA figure is going to be awful!

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Postby Lain Of The Wired » Wed Dec 09, 2015 11:29 am

Maybe its body will look cool, but so far I'm absolutely hating it :/
Maybe it's figure will look cool if it even gets one…
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Postby g2vd » Wed Dec 09, 2015 11:32 am

Lain Of The Wired wrote:Maybe its body will look cool, but so far I'm absolutely hating it :/
Maybe it's figure will look cool if it even gets one…

Dude..dude. Tamashii had trouble painting normal teeth on 2014 look at how many teeth there are! and the eye is the same size as 2014's.....God help us all.
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Postby SJM925 » Wed Dec 09, 2015 11:35 am

Eyes'll be on the nipples, calling it now.


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