Saturday, August 31, 2013
I'm ending up remodelling more than you might think on such an "old" video game model, but I think in the long run, it will make the final paper model much nicer to build! ;o)
In The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess, the Usurper King Zant overthrows Midna to become the self-proclaimed ruler of the Twili, being tricked by Ganon who, banished to the Twilight Realm by the Sages, still wants to take over all of Hyrule...
Friday, August 30, 2013
Because there are so many mountains in the Nagano Prefecture, it's often difficult to respond quickly to emergencies, so that's why the Emergency Management services make use of helicopters like this one!
Papercraft Tokyo Fire Department helicopter (2nd link), ambulance (3rd link) and fire truck (4th link)!
Thursday, August 29, 2013
"Go For it! Twin gun-chan" is a small Japanese arcade/action game for Google Android devices.
Wednesday, August 28, 2013
In 1870, the Bonn-Oberkassel train ferry became one of six train ferries that connected the German East Rhine Railway with the West Rhine Railway.
These are not the Minions from "Despicable Me", but cute papercraft toys from Disney/Pixar
animations like Woody and Buzz Lightyear from "Toy Story", Carl and Russell from "Up" and Sully and Mike from "Monsters, Inc."!
50 years ago, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. gave his famous "I have a Dream" speech at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington D.C., expressing his hope for a future where people won't be judged "by the colour of their skin, but by the content of their character...!"
Tuesday, August 27, 2013
Papercraft Final Fantasy Aerith Gainsborough (Itadaki Street Special version)
Monday, August 26, 2013
The VSPhoenix Perfect Dart System is a digital dart machine which lets you play online against people from different regions! (but this is just a small scale, papercraft version so please don't go throwing real, full-sized darts at it or expect it to keep your score...! ;o)
Sunday, August 25, 2013
The "World of Tanks" video game website has several new papercraft tanks since last time, but perhaps the most surprising new paper model is a comic book-style "Suitcase in the Rain" diorama featuring the character "Olenesha"! ;o)
Friday, August 23, 2013
Isabelle plays the role of secretary and assistent in Animal Crossing, teaching players how to to do a good job as the new mayor of the Town.
Thursday, August 22, 2013
Josh's friend James "jimbox31" Fritzler has created these new "Phase Bots", cute Transformer-like Poplocks papercraft toys! ;o)
The word "geisha" literally means "entertainer", and although movies often depicts "geisha girls" as prostitutes, the traditional geisha is a professional hostess, skilled in traditional Japanese arts like music, dance and games to entertain her guests.
Wednesday, August 21, 2013
Vladimir Micas has been busy with other things, but he kept on working on his papercraft projects (like a new captain Kirk to go with Mr. Spock, an Iron Man Mark 2 to go with the Mark 42 version and an SD/super deformed Batmobile and Lamborghini Countach LP400!) and now you can find those on his weblog! ;o)
Lady Gaga is famous for transforming herself into the strangest mirages, and this "Swan Gaga" is just one of them from her newest video clip "Applause"!
Tuesday, August 20, 2013
Unlike modern video games, most parts of the 1997 Final Fantasy VII video game characters
aren't textured, but have solid colours, again to save precious computing power for that time.
Monday, August 19, 2013
I posted about the Epson Nakajima Racing website before, where you can find many papercraft Epson-sponsored racing cars, and MegaMoonLiner (who made *many* papercraft buses and other models himself: link ;o) mentioned that there might be some new models coming soon;
In fact, one that was new to me at least already now was a papercraft Epson HSV-010 GT race car with a rubber band engine for you to make! ;o)
Everybody knows the famous golfer Tiger Woods, but if maybe some of you will also know the Japanese Sakura Yokomine, whose golf bag you can build out of paper now! (small scale only, though! ;o)