Let's Talk Toys: Gipsy Danger and Crimson Typhoon
Let's Talk Toys: Pacific Rim, Jeagers Gipsy Danger and Crimson Typhoon.
Folks, I've loved mecha since I was a kid. Anything with giant robots, I had to check it out, and funny this is part of that got me into anime. Macross, Mobile Suit Gundam, Neo Genesis Evangelion, I've seen quite a few. Which brings me to Pacific Rim, when I first saw the trailer, I thought “This is probably the closest we'll ever get to a live action Evangelion movie.”
Pacific Rim is about the near future, where a portal has opened at the bottom of the Pacific Ocean, allowing creatures called Kaiju to enter our world. When conventional weaponry has no effect against this new threat, a radical plan is enacted, building giant robots called Jeagers (German for “Hunter”) to combat the Kaiju. While initially successful, over time even the Jeagers start to lose their effectiveness.
I initially was going to review just the Gipsy Danger, found a decent deal on both it and the Crimson Typhoon, so I