Square Enix opened pre-orders for brand spanking new units of Front Mission Structure Arts plastic mannequin kits. The objects will probably be formally accessible in December 2021. [Thanks, Hobby Watch!]
These mannequin kits are totally different from the Wander Arts motion figures, which already got here assembled and painted from the field. The kits are extra much like the Xenogears Structure Arts, as they may initially come as sheets of unpainted plastic elements. The Structure Arts are additionally usually cheaper. Although the set is bought with an analogous price ticket of $84.99, it can comprise 4 totally different mannequin kits versus a single motion determine. You may also combine and match the unit elements, similar to within the precise video games.
The new set will function 4 Wanzer models from the Front Mission collection. They are Frost, Enyo, Walrus, and Tiran.
In addition to the common set, Square Enix can even launch one other bundle that lets customers type the Hell’s Wall squadron. The 13,068 yen (~$120) set will comprise 6 Frost models with the elements pre-painted with a primary crimson coloration. This barely reduces the necessity to paint, as you’ll solely have so as to add darkish gray paint on the weapons and detailed elements.
Square Enix beforehand launched the primary Structure Arts set, which contained Zenith, Giza, Drake, and Numsekar, in 2020. Although the set can be accessible on the North American Square Enix Store, it’s presently placed on the ready record.
Front Mission is a collection of technique RPGs going down in near-future Earth. Military forces within the sport’s universe primarily use manned humanoid robots often called Wanzers. The newest mainline title, Front Mission 5: Scars of the War, was launched for PlayStation 2 in December 2005 in Japan.
Square Enix launched a capturing motion spin-off titled Front Mission Evolved in 2010. It additionally made Left Alive, a survival sport going down in the identical universe, in 2019. Recently in March 2021, the corporate renewed the Front Mission trademark worldwide, together with in Japan and North America.