I love Macross (RoboTech) kits, they really are nicely made and I had so much fun with this. I was having problems with the AK weathering pencils and watercolour pencils so I challenged myself on this build to weather only with the [...]
I tried to create a weathering finish on Hasegawa's 1/48 scale kit, using the box art as a reference. We aimed to create a finish that gives the impression that this is what the Valkyrie would look like if it were real, with a slight [...]
It took 8 days to build. The markings on the vertical tail wings were masked and painted. I painted it with the intention of making it look as much like a working aircraft as possible.
Hasegawa's 1/72 scale kit I finished this limited edition Hasegawa kit with the S-type Strike Valkyrie. This kit had a choice of S, J, and A types, as well as Strike, Super, and Normal fighters, so deciding which specification to use was [...]