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    Soul of Chogokin - part II

    Who makes this toy? Looks pretty cool. Giant Robo is one of my favorite OAV's! Any die-cast in this one?
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    DX Chogokin VF-1J

    Video is up!
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    All things Voltron

    New Lego Voltron coming out! $179.99 https://shop.lego.com/en-US/Voltron-21311?CMP=EMC-VIP2018_06_28_Voltron_EN_US&HQS=Hero_A_CTA_NA_EN&RMID=VIP_2018_06_28_Voltron_Announcement_NA&RRID=3361523
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    All things Voltron

    Here is a scan of some of the pages that come in the booklet. I wish I could read Japanese!!
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    All things Voltron

    Here are a few Quick shots of the toy, please forgive the blurry images. Need to set up lighting better as I was rushing to shoot some photos for you all. The photos don't do the toy justice as there are many qualities lost in the photos. I also did a quick comparison from the 80's Bandai version, Toynami, and the new SOC! Toynami just stinks in comparison! I only liked the Toynami version initially because if the longer legs on the red and green lions. The sculpts on the Toynami are horrible and out of proportion! I still prefered the 80's version until now. Possibility is incredible with legs of the lions being able to spread sideways to get a wide stance. The bodies are plastic with die-cast parts for the legs giving them some good weight. I don't mind the lack of die-cast on the red and green lion at all, because they have many posing possibilities. The yellow and the blue lion's legs are mainly die-cast and to me are the best proportioned lions in the set of any Voltron / Golion toy. Overall I'm very satisfied with this toy and the features! I'll take better photos and compare the formed robot form as well.
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    All things Voltron

    Non so far the quality is exceptional! I will hopefully Have some comparison shots showing the 80's toy and The Toynami version. I did a quick comparison with the Toynami today, and the SOC blew it away completely! The sculps are beautiful on the SOC, while Toynami's version has bad proportions all the way around. I wish the SOC packaging used thicker card board and had more of a premium feel! However the double packaging is a very nice touch, including the Voltron name on the slip cover with the Golion branding on the main box! This is toy design at its best and I am quite happy with the over all look and feel of the toy. No need to remove green lion and red lion's tails for forming the super robot! Only gripe I have is with the Black lion's gap on the front legs, not sure why they couldn't work around that issue? I know it has to do with the legs folding back in on themselves for the super robot mode, but I still think that could have been fixed. Over all I love the fact that they used die-cast for parts of the legs and polished them to get the chrome look. I wish they would have used it over the majority of the legs for the Green Red, and Black lion. Beautiful product to say the least!!!
  7. Not happy at all with this series! Lacked emotional fortitude! In the flashback scenes, is this the crew from Megaroad? is that Misa And Hikaru? No Minmay?! They are wanting to show Minmay again but aren't shure how to reintroduce her. Rember the TV series for frontier the Zentradi that was playing with the trains had a picture of her inside of a locket. But she never was shown in any of the Frontier movies.
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    A.R.M.D. In Paper

    1 inch equals 50 meters is how I scaled the model in Illustrator.
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    All things Voltron

    Loopaza has order still available! https://www.loopaza.com/figures/action-figures/soul-of-chogokin-gx-71-beast-king-golion-voltron.html
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    All things Voltron

    Pre orders closed! Selling quickly!
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    All things Voltron

    Here are more pics. Amazon link back up! https://www.amazon.co.jp/%E7%99%BE%E7%8D%A3%E7%8E%8B%E3%82%B4%E3%83%A9%E3%82%A4%E3%82%AA%E3%83%B3-GX-71-%E7%B4%84270mm-%E3%83%80%E3%82%A4%E3%82%AD%E3%83%A3%E3%82%B9%E3%83%88-%E5%A1%97%E8%A3%85%E6%B8%88%E3%81%BF%E5%8F%AF%E5%8B%95%E3%83%95%E3%82%A3%E3%82%AE%E3%83%A5%E3%82%A2/dp/B01IHHGLVO?ie=UTF8&redirect=true&tag=pick-item-22
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    All things Voltron

    Here is a translation of what the SOC Golion will have; 価格32400円 2016年12月発売予定 メーカー バンダイ 驚異の五獣合体システム!ここに再誕! 30年以上の時を超え、超合金魂として復活! ■商品には多数の武器をセット。各々の獅子に装備できる銃型武器、剣型武器をはじめ、 五獣合体ロボット時に装備できる十王剣やスペースカッターも付属。 これら全ての付属パーツは作中の城をモチーフにした台座に収納可能。 ■象徴的な必殺技シーンの叫び顔は顔パーツを差換える事で再現可能! ■蹲踞、いわゆるお座りポーズまで考慮した可動機構により作中通りの幅広いポージングが可能。 【セット内容】ブラックライオン、レッドライオン、グリーンライオン、ブルーライオン、イエローライオン 十王剣、ダブルソード、スペースカッター、各種武装、専用台座 Price 32400 yen 2016 December will be released Manufacturer Bandai Wonders five beast combined system ! Sai誕here! Beyond the time of more than 30 years , it resurrected as a super alloy soul ! ■ Set a large number of weapons in the commodity . Gun-type weapon that can be mounted on the lion of each , the sword -type weapon the beginning , Also it included Juo swords and space cutter that can be mounted on the time of your beast coalescence robot . All of the parts included these can be stored on the pedestal with the motif of the castle of Sakuchu . ■ shouting face of the iconic deathblow scene can be reproduced in that Sashikaeru the face parts! ■ squatting , it allows a wide range of poses of Sakuchu street by a movable mechanism that takes into account until the so-called Sitting pose . Set contents Black Lion , Red Lion , Green Lion , Blue Lion , Yellow Lion Juo sword , double sword , space cutter , various armed , Stand
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    All things Voltron

    Lightened up image. Looks like more chrome and legs on arm lions are a bit longer. Hips look like they can spread out for wider stance! Pics of lions please!!