Gundam Fiesta 2010 at Compass Point

Posted: Wednesday, September 01, 2010 by Shaun in Labels: , ,
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Gundam Fiesta 2010 at Compass Point

Many thanks to Open The Toy, Shengtai and Metro for the invite to this event.


Here are the sections that I thoroughly enjoyed.

Evolution of Gundam

Evolution of Gundam features every incarnation of RX-78, and it is an excellent walkthrough that examines how each version of this iconic mecha improves on the last.

1/48 RX-78

RX-78 parts

RG 1/144 RX-78

RX-78 statue

Bandai Hobby Centre area describes how Gunpla evolves from prototyping to moulds and the end product. Less elaborately explained than in last year's event, but still nicely presented.

Bandai Hobby Centre

Bandai Hobby Centre

Bandai Hobby Centre

Bandai Hobby Centre

Bandai Hobby Centre

Bandai Hobby Centre

Bandai Hobby Centre

Bandai Hobby Centre

The Perfect Grade display area showcases a mix of professional painted, customised and simple snap-fitted models, but is nevertheless an awesome showcase of the most advanced Gundam designs.

Perfect Grade Gundam Display at Gundam Fiesta 2010

Perfect Grade Gundam Display at Gundam Fiesta 2010

Perfect Grade Gundam Display at Gundam Fiesta 2010

Perfect Grade Gundam Display at Gundam Fiesta 2010

Perfect Grade Gundam Display at Gundam Fiesta 2010

Perfect Grade Gundam Display at Gundam Fiesta 2010

Perfect Grade Gundam Display at Gundam Fiesta 2010

Perfect Grade Gundam Display at Gundam Fiesta 2010

Perfect Grade Gundam Display at Gundam Fiesta 2010

Perfect Grade Gundam Display at Gundam Fiesta 2010

Perfect Grade Gundam Display at Gundam Fiesta 2010

Perfect Grade Gundam Display at Gundam Fiesta 2010

Perfect Grade Gundam Display at Gundam Fiesta 2010

Perfect Grade Gundam Display at Gundam Fiesta 2010

After attending last year's event, I went on a PG building frenzy, which resulted in the following kits.









Finally, my favourite area is the Gundam Unicorn display. The Unicorn Gundam has quickly become one of my favourite mecha designs.

Gundam Unicorn Display at Gundam Fiesta 2010

Gundam Unicorn Display at Gundam Fiesta 2010

Gundam Unicorn Display at Gundam Fiesta 2010

Gundam Unicorn Display at Gundam Fiesta 2010

Gundam Unicorn Display at Gundam Fiesta 2010

Gundam Unicorn Display at Gundam Fiesta 2010

Gundam Unicorn Display at Gundam Fiesta 2010

I was quite thrilled by the Unicorn Gundam statue.

Gundam Unicorn Display at Gundam Fiesta 2010

Gundam Unicorn Display at Gundam Fiesta 2010

Gundam Unicorn Display at Gundam Fiesta 2010

I've a few Unicorn Gundam kits and figures, and my favourite is
Gundam Fix Figuration Metal Composite version.



The only downside for me was there wasn't an event exclusive that caught my eye, and those that did, I had already preordered, namely these figures.

GFFN Full Armour Unicorn Gundam

GFFN Full Armour Unicorn Gundam

GFFN Full Armour Unicorn Gundam

GFFN Full Armour Unicorn Gundam

GFFN Full Armour Unicorn Gundam

GFFN Full Armour Unicorn Gundam

Robot Spirits Strike Freedom

Robot Spirits Strike Freedom

Quite a pity as I really enjoyed scoring an event exclusive at last year's event, namely Gundam Fix Figuration Metal Composite Psycho Gundam (Hong Kong Night Version).

Gundam Fix Figuration Metal Composite Psycho Gundam (Hong Kong Night Version)

Nevertheless, I had an awesome time at the event and thanks to all involved in hosting this. I will be dropping by again as it is a 10 minute walk from where I live.

Gundam Fiesta 2010

Do check out Leon's coverage of this event at his blog.

1 comments:

  1. Those gals are lovely....