AFA12 Signature Acquisitions

June 18, 2013

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Yup, ‘signature’ as in ‘autograph’, not ‘outstanding’.

I’m unequivocally late in posting these, but as the adage goes, “It’s better late than never!”. So, here are some of the signatures that I was fortunate enough to acquire at last year’s Anime Festival Asia 2012.

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(Anime) Super Powers and What You Would Do With Them

March 16, 2011

After watching the latest episode of Madoka, I was reminded of a set of questions that I was confronted with by RadiantDreamer awhile back.

Look deep inside you. If nothing can stop you from doing what you want to do, would you do it? What would you do? Would you be more inclined to cause crimes if you were unstoppable? Are social moral chains holding you back from doing whatever you want? Are you not going out to commit crimes because you know you’ll get caught? Or because you actually are a good person at heart?

The question is actually a follow up one to “Anime super powers you wished you had” So, here’s my answer which responds to both questions.

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Same Voice, Different Character and Vice Versa

January 7, 2011

Now, as there are very few good voice talents out there, it is natural that some voice actors are reused. There are cases where they are able to change their voice so much that they sound completely different, but still deliver perfect dialogue.

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Actar’s Reviews 159: Lancelot Albion Composite Version Ka

July 23, 2010

Bandai’s latest Code Geass related offering is a Lancelot Albion in their brand new Composite Version Ka figure. Already having a stellar Robot Damashii counterpart, how will this figure fair?

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Golden White Glory

July 16, 2010

Aside from a number of minor QC issues, this thing is pretty sweet.


Actar’s Reviews 151: Guren SEITEN VS Lancelot Albion Energy Wing Hyper Set

May 9, 2010

The two greatest Robot Damashii Figures just got better. Released as a Tamashii Web Exclusive, the Energy Wing Hyper Accessory Set provides you with some crucial parts that adds a whole new level of awesomeness to these figures and allow you to re-create some amazing and magnificent poses from the show itself.

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SEITEN X Albion

December 15, 2009

While shooting the title card for Episode 131 of Actar’s Reviews, I decided to recreate some of the epic battle scenes between the Lancelot and the Guren to see how poseable the figures were. Enjoy! (I suppose there will be show spoilers, kinda.)

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Actar’s Reviews 131: Robot Damashii Guren SEITEN

December 14, 2009

The fist ever Ninth Generation Knightmare Frame to be introduced in the series, the Guren Superlative Extruder Interlocked Technology Exclusive Nexus (SEITEN) Eight Elements Type, is also the most powerful Knightmare Frame in the series. Finally, the long wait is over as the Guren SEITEN get’s the figure treatment in the latest installment in the Code Geass Robot Damashii Figure Series.

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Actar’s Acquisitions (July 01)

July 12, 2009

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See the clever alliteration in the title? (^.^) I think the name is pretty nifty.

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Review: 1/8 Kallen Kozuki Bunny Girl Ver. by AlphaXOmega

March 6, 2009

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What??? 3 posts within a few days of each other? WOAH!

By now, you should (hopefully know) that I am a Kallen fanatic. I love her. Yup. She’s just plain awesome. That being said, we haven’t had many good Kallen figures in the past. How does this figure measure up to all the others?

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