Overlord alphabet

I didn't think I was going to be able to decipher the alphabet in Overlord because there was very little on-screen text whose meaning could be guessed. That is, until…

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Tate no Yuusha no nariagari alphabet

as used in the first season The anime uses a number of different alphabets, but I think only one of them is "real" - the one appearing on maps, some…

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“Maou Gakuin” alphabet

Summer 2020 brought us the anime "Maou Gakuin no Futekigousha" with another funky on-screen alphabet. By episode 6 I'd seen enough samples to confirm that it is an actual Roman-style…

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Another Lunch repaint

An interesting little figure of Lunch riding a monocycle, apparently in the middle of a bank heist. Toriyama loves his vehicular contraptions. There is some fun detail with the dust…

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Hamefura alphabet

The anime "Otome Game no Hametsu Flag shika Nai Akuyaku Reijou ni Tensei shiteshimatta..." (Hamefura in short) uses an on-screen alphabet that at first looked like random scribbles, but by…

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QPosket Emma Watson figure

Since the Maleficent QPosket figure was quite fun and these are ridiculously cheap on the Chinese market, I acquired this Hermione Granger to repaint: Unfortunately the "before" pictures are all…

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Rem and Ram figures

I noticed these on sale and they looked like the base would be fun to paint. However the white trim on the maid uniforms was painted very badly, and repainting…

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Another Bulma repaint

In the same "Glitter and Glamours" series as that Lunch figure came this big Bulma. I'm not as thrilled about the engineering of this one; they made her left leg…

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Lunch figure (re)paint

Recently I'm noticing an interesting evolution in PVC figures, where it seems much attention is placed on cutting down painting effort, by designing the figure to break down into single-color…

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Bulma figure repaint

This poor knock-off of a Banpresto Bulma holding her Dragonball detector has some interesting detailing so I thought it would be fun to repaint, but the mold quality was quite…

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