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11:00 AM on 10.19.2014

Hobby Round 12: Volks shows off their next 1/4 scale kit... finally!

Looks like Volks was a busy bunny this weekend. As well as showing off their new Macross F dollfie dreams, they were also holding their usual biannual Hobby Round event and used the event to finally show off their new 1/4 sca...

Chris Seto

4:00 PM on 09.04.2014

SDCC/WonFes Highlight Reel: The Tian Ma edition

Now that we've had a while to unpack the information assault from the Wonder Festival/SDCC tandem (both happened on the same weekend!), the Tomopop crew thought it would be a good idea to highlight some of our personal favorite things from both events. It would take too long to cover everything I want, so it looks like a top 10 list is in order. Read on to see what tickled my fancy!

Tianxiao Ma

9:00 PM on 08.01.2014

Wonder Festival 2014 Summer: Anime Garage Kits (Part 4)

And now we come to our last gallery for this summers Wonder Festival garage kit coverage and we've saved a few for the final dash, including one of the few Satsuki kits at the event! Ryuko got all the attention and Satsuki ba...

Chris Seto

8:00 PM on 08.01.2014

Wonder Festival 2014 Summer: Misc Garage Kits

Next up, we have the garage kits which were either original creations, defied my ability to correctly sort them or were just plain weird... And I do mean weird. Is that a kit of Asura DJ-ing? And a guillotine? I'm not sure wh...

Chris Seto

7:00 PM on 08.01.2014

Wonder Festival 2014 Summer: Anime Garage Kits (Part 3)

We're coming up to the home stretch now and we still have a few surprises and some very cool kits still to come! Sekai Seifuku Zvezda Plot has proven to be rather popular with several characters getting a garage kit this time...

Chris Seto

8:01 PM on 07.31.2014

Wonder Festival 2014 Summer: Mecha Garage Kits

The Mecha offering was pretty small this time around at Wonder Festival but it was made up somewhat by the quality! But first, gotta dance the monkey because we have King Gainer in the house!! *ahem* I did cheat a little by a...

Chris Seto

7:00 PM on 07.31.2014

Wonder Festival 2014 Summer: Vocaloid Garage Kits

The Volcaloid kits may not play second fiddle to the sheer numer of KanColle kits but Miku is still popular enough to draw enough kits to make a gallery. Having said that... DAT MEIKO!!! I know a few people who would be happy...

Chris Seto

6:30 PM on 07.31.2014

Wonder Festival 2014 Summer: Anime Garage Kits (Part 2)

And now we return to the anime garage kits with another look at some more from the dealer floor at Wonder Festival! The highlight for me in this gallery is probably the Inari and Uka-sama from Inari Konkon koi Iroha. The Puch...

Chris Seto

6:00 PM on 07.31.2014

Wonder Festival 2014 Summer: Kris gives us a closer look at more Garage Kits!

Our very own Kris Pino was at Wonder Festival taking snaps for all of us and she was able to visit the dealer floor this year and provide us with some photos of the booths at the dealer section!  Now, this gallery doesn'...

Chris Seto

9:00 PM on 07.30.2014

Wonder Festival 2014 Summer: Kantai Collection Garage Kits

Time to get the elephant out of the room once more. Yet again, Kantai Collection had a HUGE presence on the dealer floor, easily dwarfing the offerings from the other series, even Vocaloid! Not being a fan of KanColle, I don'...

Chris Seto

8:00 PM on 07.30.2014

Wonder Festival 2014 Summer: Video Game Garage Kits

Next up, we have the video game garage kit gallery! It's a pretty random mix of figures this time around but I think we can agree that the liquid snake painted to resemble the original oil artwork by Shinkawa Yoji is really i...

Chris Seto

7:00 PM on 07.30.2014

Wonder Festival 2014 Summer: Anime Garage Kits

Now that the dust has settled and we've had time to digest the news from the big companies, it's time to look at the dealer floor and the garage kits which showed up at Wonder Festival. Sufficed to say, fans of Kantai Collect...

Chris Seto