Introduction To GunplaEdit

Your ToolkitEdit

How To BuildEdit

Common scales of modelsEdit

  • FG/NG
  • HG
  • HGUC
  • MG
  • PG


  • EX Model
  • UC Hardgraph

Color ChartsEdit

Where to BuyEdit

Store Products Shipping Credit Cards? Paypal? Plus Minus
HobbyLink JapanVariousSAL, EMS, FedEx Visa, MasterCard, American Express JCBYesA lot of different items, seems to restock the most frequent, pre-orders can be cancelled without problems Pre-orders aren't guaranteed, rather expensive compared to other stores.
AmiAmiVariousSAL, EMSNoYesBest prices, will try to get the item for you if it\'s on back-order Tends to run out of stock quickly.
OtaCuteVariousSAL, EMS, FedEx Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Diners, MaestroYesExclusive pre-orders on Japanese exclusive items.Charges a fee for pre-orders, hard to cancel pre-orders without a very good reason, usually not that many items.
Hobby SearchVariousSAL, EMSVisa, MasterCard, JCBYes (only for non-adult products)Decent sellection/prices, point systemRestock is limited compared to other stores.
HobbyWaveGunplaFedEx, UPSVisa, MasterCard. Also Western Union and banking wire transfers for large ordersYesRather expensive, only ships to the Continental US and Canada.
Rainbow TenGunplaSAL, EMS,Visa, MasterCard, American ExpressYesDecent prices/sellection, 20% discountBad page design: might be hard to find stuff if you don\'t know what you\'re looking for.
Gundam Store And MoreGunplaUPS, USPSVisa, Mastercard, Discover, American Express. Also personal checks and money ordersYesGundam club, refunds overcharging for shipping if they calculated too much, sells spare partsUS only.
MyAtomicModel kitsUPS, USPSVisa, MasterCardYesFree shipping under US$25Selection for Bandai kits is low.
Tokyo-ArchiveDoujinshiEMSVisa, MasterCard. IPMO. Cash by mail.NoGreat selection of rare doujins.High prices.
MandarakeVariousEMSVisa, MasterCard. IPMO. Wire transfer.YesPage in English, French, Spanish, Korean and Japanese. Ships worldwide.Selection is kinda low.

  • SAL: Surface Air Lifted, a Universal Postal Union category of international mail service where mail is handled as surface mail in the country of origin, and the destination country, but as airmail between the two countries.
  • EMS: Express Mail Service, an international express postal service offered by members of the Universal Postal Union.
  • IPMO: International Postal Money Order