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Jean Giraud does Moebius

Just because.

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Le Monde d’Edna

                  I may have been reading comics since 1986, but I’m still way behind on Moebius. Thanks do Dark Horse, I have now enjoyed The World of Edena. For me, Moebius will … Continue reading

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Madwoman of the Sacred Shart

It was all going so well until the final third. The art changed as though Moebius was drawing at a larger scale and the text increased (while coherence decreased). It was good, but seemed to lose its way a bit.

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The Inkle

Considering how many comics I’ve read, it embarrassing that only now have I experienced The Incal. It’s not often something so incoherent makes sense. Good old Jodorowsky and Moebius. Now for Before or After The Incal? I do enjoy some … Continue reading

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Space Clipper: Finished

Sometimes I wonder if I’ll ever manage to make a model I am actually happy with. This one certainly isn’t it. It is finished though.   The photos do make it look okay-ish, but it’s pretty poor when you see … Continue reading

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Space Clipper: Exhaust

That’s the exhaust section painted black (after some heavy masking), although it does look like a gloss finish, it was supposed to be flat black. As it turns out, the Pan Am decals were better quality than the Moebius supplied … Continue reading

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Space Clipper: Decals

This is my first Moebius kit, and I had heard that Japanese decals were a bit different, but by god I’ve had a nightmare with these so far. If I didn’t get it positioned 100% first time, it just didn’t … Continue reading

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Space Clipper: Spot the difference

After much putty application and rubbing down, the model was ready for its base coat of Alclad White Primer and Microfiller. I then still had to rub down the seams as they looked rubbish. It’s got to the stage that … Continue reading

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Space Clipper: Build

So I have followed the fairly straight forward building instructions: Fuselage, Wing assembly and Exhaust all fitted together: I now wish I hadn’t followed the instructions so slavishly as I have glued the windshield part into place and I still … Continue reading

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Space Clipper

My Space Clipper as featured in 2001 arrived today. It’s my first Moebius kit (based on an old Aurora one I believe), and the quality seems okay. Very little cleanup required on the parts and the moulding seems pretty crisp. … Continue reading

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