Armor Girls Project: Infinite Stratos (& Mobile Suit Girls)

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Re: Armor Girls Project: Infinite Stratos (& Mobile Suit Gir

Postby infinitygundam103 » Wed Dec 05, 2012 1:23 am

A new arrival...
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I am liking her a lot more than AGP Laura Bodewig. Her armor is nicely sculpted and painted. It's like Bandai employed their better gunpla modelers for this.
...yes her Mega Beam Cannon is as big as it appears...
just me stealing your shadow...
and whatever else a camera can take.
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Re: Armor Girls Project: Infinite Stratos (& Mobile Suit Gir

Postby OshareKeiji » Wed Dec 05, 2012 7:07 am

I just hope the parts interlock better than the AGP Wing Gundam.

Thinking of getting one but I'm currently on the fence due to prior experience.
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Re: Armor Girls Project: Infinite Stratos (& Mobile Suit Gir

Postby royalpain88 » Wed Dec 05, 2012 10:22 pm

That cannon ... is HUGE!!!!!!
Gentlemen do prefer blonde's.
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Re: Armor Girls Project: Infinite Stratos (& Mobile Suit Gir

Postby Storm Wing » Thu Dec 06, 2012 10:54 am

royalpain88 wrote:That cannon ... is HUGE!!!!!!
Big. Fukken. Gun. :headbang:
Cut! Cut cut cut cut cut cut cut cut CUT!!

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Re: Armor Girls Project: Infinite Stratos (& Mobile Suit Gir

Postby Caterwaul » Thu Dec 06, 2012 3:37 pm

I'm waiting for her to show up in Previews.
Her face looks a bit derpy, but if the price is right...
And I echo the question: Does her armor stay on better then the Wing girl?
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Re: Armor Girls Project: Infinite Stratos (& Mobile Suit Gir

Postby arhra » Fri Dec 07, 2012 3:43 pm

Mine just arrived today:

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Caterwaul wrote:And I echo the question: Does her armor stay on better then the Wing girl?

She's fiddly as hell to set up, but once you've got everything in place it mostly stays there. The only exception is the side/front skirt pieces, which connect via a balljoint into sockets in her soft plastic crotch piece, and which at least on one side of mine, don't stay in very securely (they're fine if you don't touch them, but nudge it in the wrong way and it'll fall out instantly). Other than that, everything is rock-solid though.
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Re: Armor Girls Project: Infinite Stratos (& Mobile Suit Gir

Postby Adventwings » Sat Dec 08, 2012 9:12 am

Interesting... Though I'm still a bit worried about QC, considering what happened to Gundam Wing Girl which came out before her. Were there any blemishes or QC problems with her parts that you could find? Otherwise, I'll be cradling my soon-to-be-nuked wallet...
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Re: Armor Girls Project: Infinite Stratos (& Mobile Suit Gir

Postby OshareKeiji » Sat Dec 08, 2012 11:26 am

Got mine too, no pics yet because I'm inking the odds and ends with Gundam Marker.

The hands no longer suck and there's no sticky feeling in certain parts like with the Wing girl, but the skirt armor is annoying. If you're gonna do an action pose with the legs in certain angle, you have to set it beforehand, then place the armor afterward.

Judging from the kind of MS they used for the first two MSGs, Bandai seems to be concentrating on OAV Main Character MS first.

~Wing Gundam (Endless Waltz)
~GP03S Stamen (Stardust Memory)

With that in mind, they'll probably do either of these two next:

~NT-1 Alex (War In The Pocket)
~Ez-8 (08th MS Team)
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Re: Armor Girls Project: Infinite Stratos (& Mobile Suit Gir

Postby royalpain88 » Sat Dec 08, 2012 12:19 pm

The Gundam Alex girl MUST be a red head or a strawberry blonde.
Gentlemen do prefer blonde's.
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Re: Armor Girls Project: Infinite Stratos (& Mobile Suit Gir

Postby Xehn » Sat Dec 08, 2012 12:42 pm

still disappointed the manipulators in her forearm armor don't work...
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