Thursday, July 6, 2017

DeToyz Gundam Contest 5.0

DeToyz Gundam Contest is set to start this Friday, 7th July 2017. This has been our yearly event for our customer to share their Gunpla. The rules and regulations are similar to previous years, here's the rules:

  1. A customer of De Toyz Shop.
  2. Must be Bandai Gundam model kits - Any Gunpla model that scale 1/100 or 1/144.
  3. The contest is divided into 2 categories:
    • Straight build - Category for beginner modellers. Emphasis is placed on nub and flash removal. Basic lining is acceptable but no colouring and coating. 
    • Modified build - Modified category for beginner/advanced model builders. In this category, entries can modified their Gunpla by:
      • Coloured
      • Weathering
      • Battle damage
      • Dioramas (maximum size of the diorama is 6"x12")
      • Kitbash
  4. Entry form can get from DeToyz shop Seremban started from 7th July 2017.
  5. Only Gunpla kit that purchased from DeToyz from 7th July 2017 onwards qualify to participate in the contest.
  6. This contest will run from 7th July 2017 until 9th Sept 2017. All entries must submit their Gunpla to De Toyz Shop latest on 9th Sept 2017. Winners will be nominated on 16th Sept 2017.
  7. Please do email me at least 3 work in progress’ photos (with or without descriptions) during contest period so I can blog it or post on our FB page. Let us know what you are doing. You can either email to or our FB page's inbox.
Judging Criteria:
  • Painting (0-10 points): Quality and execution of the painting, including detail, of the entry.
  • Technical (0-10 points): Includes thoroughness of basic model building including nub removal, seams as well as excellence of any modifications.
  • Creativity (0-10 points): Aesthetics of the entry, including concept, posing, unique painting scheme and presentation, including diorama if applicable. The more creative and interesting things you do to your entries, the higher you will score!
  • Modified build Category:
    • 1st Prize: PG W-Gundam Zero Custom + Trophy
    • 2nd Prize: MG Gundam RX-78-2 Ver 2.0 + Trophy
    • 3rd Prize: HGUC AMX-014 Doven Wolf + Trophy
  • Straight build Category:
    • 1st Prize: MG Hyaku Shiki+ Trophy
    • 2nd Prize: RE/100 Gundam MK-III + Trophy
    • 3rd Prize: HG IBO Gundam Bal + Trophy

*Prizes are subjected to change and DeToyz keeps the right for making any changes.