Re: Crossbone Gundam (was Re: [gundam] F91)


Edward Ju (gundam@loop.com)
Thu, 4 Feb 1999 16:59:00 -0800


> Now that I think about it, Bandai put out kits for designs from
>>non-animated medium (Sentinel and G-Unit), so why still no Crossbone
>Gundam?!
>>
>>Eddie
>
>Considering F91 got killed by 0083 in terms of popularity, maybe they
>figured no one would buy. The whole F91 model line was a weird exper-
>ience in the first place. No 1/144 kits and 1/100 kits that looked
>like 1/144 kits.

Well, they gotta start "downsizing" somewhere. All Gundam kits that came
after it were in that "sized-down" scale. I guess sales must have sucked,
which prompted Bandai to go back to the classics with the MG releases.

>I think that pissed a lot of people off and things
>went downhill for the whole F91 thing from there...

Those were decent kits... compared to the kiddie kits like G or Wing!

Eddie

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