AnimeSuki Forums

Register Forum Rules FAQ Members List Social Groups Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Go Back   AnimeSuki Forum > Anime Discussion > Older Series > Total Eclipse/Muv-Luv

Notices

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 2013-09-19, 03:11   Link #1201
issuzark
Resident yoyoer
 
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Post-apocalyptic Seattle
Quote:
Originally Posted by wavehawk View Post
Mabu-Rabu Sentai TAKEMIRANGERS!!!
http://studio696.net/archives/senjutuki/
If it was a full blown hoodie I would've gotten a red one. Geez.
__________________

柚香マイワイフ!<3
issuzark is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 2013-09-19, 03:46   Link #1202
wavehawk
O GALILEO LET ME GO
 
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
This is done on purpose. You buy the TakemiRanger T-shirt Hoodie, and the TSF pilot jacket to cover your arms.
__________________
"This is the worst webpage ever. Of all time."
wavehawk is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 2013-09-19, 06:48   Link #1203
issuzark
Resident yoyoer
 
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Post-apocalyptic Seattle
Quote:
Originally Posted by wavehawk View Post
This is done on purpose. You buy the TakemiRanger T-shirt Hoodie, and the TSF pilot jacket to cover your arms.
Absolutely disgusting.
__________________

柚香マイワイフ!<3
issuzark is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 2013-09-19, 08:13   Link #1204
Fireminer
Lumine Passio
*Author
 
 
Join Date: Jul 2013
Location: Hanoi, Vietnam
Age: 8
So, what is next? Kamen Shiranui?
Fireminer is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 2013-09-19, 14:13   Link #1205
MitchelJohn
SPiCa~!
 
 
Join Date: Dec 2012
Location: Somewhere over the rainbow
Quote:
Originally Posted by Fireminer View Post
So, what is next? Kamen Shiranui?
Seriously... stop giving ideas to age... lol
MitchelJohn is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 2013-09-20, 05:14   Link #1206
wavehawk
O GALILEO LET ME GO
 
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Not a Muv-Luv product, but I'm tempted to buy one of these and mod it into you-know-who...
http://www.amiami.com/top/detail/det...02328&page=top

...so, opinions? Do-able? Or a waste of time? I'm thinking of modelling the Dress Blues uniform version, but skill with aircraft and Gunpla != skill with modelling figures...
__________________
"This is the worst webpage ever. Of all time."
wavehawk is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 2013-09-20, 05:17   Link #1207
MitchelJohn
SPiCa~!
 
 
Join Date: Dec 2012
Location: Somewhere over the rainbow
Quote:
Originally Posted by wavehawk View Post
Not a Muv-Luv product, but I'm tempted to buy one of these and mod them into you-know-who...
http://www.amiami.com/top/detail/det...02328&page=top

...so, opinions? Do-able? Or a waste of time?
Plausible but high chances of seeing it become a disaster
MitchelJohn is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 2013-09-20, 05:26   Link #1208
grevierr
The Lovable SuBiTA
 
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Sleeping in Yokohama base, Section 9.
Quote:
Originally Posted by wavehawk View Post
Not a Muv-Luv product, but I'm tempted to buy one of these and mod it into you-know-who...
http://www.amiami.com/top/detail/det...02328&page=top

...so, opinions? Do-able? Or a waste of time? I'm thinking of modelling the Dress Blues uniform version, but skill with aircraft and Gunpla != skill with modelling figures...
Why not? Do you know how to use putty? Get some modelling tamiya Epoxy putty, mold it into the general shape you want for the clothes, and put it together. You dont have to do much to the hair other than to shade it orange, but if you want it to be closer you will have to reduce the size of the balls = putty. You might want to re-do the eyes. If you are not confident with painting from scratch, you should find some pre-printed decals. Or order some custom made ones. Or print your own if you can locate the supplies.
__________________


When in deadly danger, when beset by doubt. Run in little circles, wave your arms and shout.
grevierr is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 2013-09-20, 05:28   Link #1209
wavehawk
O GALILEO LET ME GO
 
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Quote:
Originally Posted by MitchelJohn View Post
Plausible but high chances of seeing it become a disaster
- (looks at boxful of failed modelling projects)

...welcome to my world.

Quote:
Originally Posted by grevierr
Why not? Do you know how to use putty?
- Yes and no. I've used Tamiya Putty for filler, Milliput and Tamiya Epoxy Putty for scratchbuilding some sectionsof Gunpla/aircraft, and a bit of Polyester Putty. But as I mentioned, that's for mechanical bits. I'm not that good at smooth or 'organic' (EG cloth) surfaces. I've only recently started modifying a Phantasy Star Racaseal kit with putty hair---its not bad but not good.

Lots of work needed. Definitely not on the level of the Japanese Figma modders.

EDIT: Scratch that idea. That figure is 16cm tall, bigger than figmas (figmas are 14-15cm usually with a few exceptions). I was plannign to use a few 1:12 or figma-scaled bits and pieces on it, but at that size it's too big.
__________________
"This is the worst webpage ever. Of all time."

Last edited by wavehawk; 2013-09-20 at 05:40.
wavehawk is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 2013-09-20, 06:38   Link #1210
Wild Goose
Truth Martyr
*Author
 
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Doing Anzu's paperwork.
Age: 28
...yknow, there's probably Figma and Dolfie versions of Yui and cast out there....
__________________
~Speaking my mind, even when it costs me~
One must forgive one's enemies, but not before they are hanged.Heinrich Heine.

I believe in miracles.

Wild Goose is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 2013-09-20, 06:42   Link #1211
wavehawk
O GALILEO LET ME GO
 
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Quote:
Originally Posted by Wild Goose View Post
...yknow, there's probably Figma and Dolfie versions of Yui and cast out there....
- There's four Muv-Luv figmas: Meiya, Sumika, Yui, and Cryska. And custom-built Dollfies abound.

But Lillia? Pft. Nada. Zilch. Nothing. And even if there was, the chances of a Lilia figure in Dress Blues is a negative value.

Oh, By the way: at least SOMETHING I'm building is coming along very nicely...
__________________
"This is the worst webpage ever. Of all time."
wavehawk is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 2013-09-20, 06:55   Link #1212
grevierr
The Lovable SuBiTA
 
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Sleeping in Yokohama base, Section 9.
Quote:
Originally Posted by wavehawk View Post
-
Oh, By the way: at least SOMETHING I'm building is coming along very nicely...
Looks good, keep it up! I wish I had time to do my models, instead of leaving them in various states of unbuilt. Would need to stop translating to do them up.
__________________


When in deadly danger, when beset by doubt. Run in little circles, wave your arms and shout.
grevierr is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 2013-09-20, 08:33   Link #1213
wavehawk
O GALILEO LET ME GO
 
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
You don't try to build them all at once, not unless you have nothing else to do. I basically build mecha, aircraft, write fics and juggle them because when I can't get the drive or inspiration to do one thing, I can usually shift gears and do something else.

If I find I can't get around to doing anything, then I'm royally @#$@$%ed.
__________________
"This is the worst webpage ever. Of all time."
wavehawk is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 2013-09-20, 09:16   Link #1214
grevierr
The Lovable SuBiTA
 
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Sleeping in Yokohama base, Section 9.
Unfortunately I only have 2 hours of free time daily for the last 6 months, and you guys have seen the fruits of those hours.
__________________


When in deadly danger, when beset by doubt. Run in little circles, wave your arms and shout.
grevierr is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 2013-09-20, 09:33   Link #1215
John117xCortana
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Is that a Silent Eagle?
John117xCortana is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 2013-09-20, 09:44   Link #1216
wavehawk
O GALILEO LET ME GO
 
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Not exactly. It's Icon-2 from my fic (meaning Strike Eagle body, few bits and pieces from the Silent Eagle/Gekkou, and some other modifications that I am not at liberty to talk about at the moment). you'll notice the leg-mounted conformal fuel tanks are huge compared to Silent Eagle's or Active Eagle's.

Yes, this is one other reason why my fic takes so long. I have to double and triple check that what I'm writing matches to a physical model for reference. I had tons of trobule with mountign the PB blade initially until I sanded a bit of the handle off to fit the Strike Eagle hands.
__________________
"This is the worst webpage ever. Of all time."

Last edited by wavehawk; 2013-09-20 at 10:04.
wavehawk is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 2013-09-20, 12:09   Link #1217
issuzark
Resident yoyoer
 
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Post-apocalyptic Seattle
Quote:
Originally Posted by wavehawk View Post
- (looks at boxful of failed modelling projects)

...welcome to my world.

- Yes and no. I've used Tamiya Putty for filler, Milliput and Tamiya Epoxy Putty for scratchbuilding some sectionsof Gunpla/aircraft, and a bit of Polyester Putty. But as I mentioned, that's for mechanical bits. I'm not that good at smooth or 'organic' (EG cloth) surfaces. I've only recently started modifying a Phantasy Star Racaseal kit with putty hair---its not bad but not good.

Lots of work needed. Definitely not on the level of the Japanese Figma modders.

EDIT: Scratch that idea. That figure is 16cm tall, bigger than figmas (figmas are 14-15cm usually with a few exceptions). I was plannign to use a few 1:12 or figma-scaled bits and pieces on it, but at that size it's too big.
Don't remind me about the characters that needs merchandise that has nearly none. ;_;
__________________

柚香マイワイフ!<3
issuzark is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 2013-09-20, 18:42   Link #1218
wavehawk
O GALILEO LET ME GO
 
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Quote:
Originally Posted by issuzark View Post
Don't remind me about the characters that needs merchandise that has nearly none. ;_;
- ...you've got YUZUKA. She's got tons of merchandise compared to Lillia.
__________________
"This is the worst webpage ever. Of all time."
wavehawk is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 2013-09-20, 22:39   Link #1219
issuzark
Resident yoyoer
 
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Post-apocalyptic Seattle
Quote:
Originally Posted by wavehawk View Post
- ...you've got YUZUKA. She's got tons of merchandise compared to Lillia.
Book covers, cards, daki cover, cloth, bed cover. tapestry, clear folder.
Whoever's smart idea are those to release such stuff and yet no fig?
__________________

柚香マイワイフ!<3
issuzark is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 2013-09-22, 06:26   Link #1220
wavehawk
O GALILEO LET ME GO
 
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
I know it's not an official Age product, but damn, TSF Forefront is looking better each time I see it.
http://youtu.be/5BCsosYSJR8

Confirmed playable TSFs (from what I see since they scroll through them rather quick): F-4, F-25, F-18, YF-23, Shiranui, and I think a Takemi.


...oh yeah, be careful launching missiles when the ceiling is low.
__________________
"This is the worst webpage ever. Of all time."
wavehawk is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 23:09.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
We use Silk.