IMPERIAL JAPANESE MARINES IN TARAWA MASTER BOX 1/35

IMPERIAL JAPANESE MARINES IN TARAWA MASTER BOX 1/35 BOX PACKAGEA happy New Year, everyone!! Thank you very much for your visiting and sent me emails last year. I’m wishing your happy modeling life.
Currently, I’m building the Master Box figure of the Imperial Japanese infantries. A box package picture is splendid.

IMPERIAL JAPANESE MARINES IN TARAWA MASTER BOX 1/35 MAKINGThis kit includes 6 decals of “Shusseiki” [going to the front flag (the flag on which a going to the front person is congratulated, and the flag which wishes the safe return of a going to the front person)]. The handwriting style flag is the very important accent of this kit.

IMPERIAL JAPANESE MARINES IN TARAWA MASTER BOX 1/35 MAKINGIt is a very powerful facial expression. Looks like Japanese. The expression of the figure is rich and I admired that the injection kit has this quality.

IMPERIAL JAPANESE MARINES IN TARAWA MASTER BOX 1/35 MAKINGIt is the soldier who receives shooting and leans back.

IMPERIAL JAPANESE MARINES IN TARAWA MASTER BOX 1/35 MAKINGI can have a good feeling by very careful molding. I want to make it with a soul.

IMPERIAL JAPANESE MARINES IN TARAWA MASTER BOX 1/35 MAKINGThis kit was released in 2008? When it’s being made earlier, the world is filled with a countless plastic model, but encounters with each kit are what I want to cherish.
(01-January-2016)

IMPERIAL JAPANESE MARINES IN TARAWA MASTER BOX 1/35 MAKINGThe officer is a pose of the charges with a saber.

IMPERIAL JAPANESE MARINES IN TARAWA MASTER BOX 1/35 MAKINGIMPERIAL JAPANESE MARINES IN TARAWA MASTER BOX 1/35 PAINTINGIt is the preparations for painting and fixing a form of their weapons.

IMPERIAL JAPANESE MARINES IN TARAWA MASTER BOX 1/35 PAINTINGI attached the strap to their rifles.
(28-January-2016)

IMPERIAL JAPANESE MARINES IN TARAWA MASTER BOX 1/35 PAINTINGI changed the 4 soldiers khaki military uniform delicately changed a hue. I think there are various fading colors as the khaki brown, khaki green, etc.
As for the military uniform of Japanese Imperial Marines, a little greenish seemed to be appropriate. However, since a military uniform had changed to almost the same as an imperial army from the middle of the war, I cannot say it’s completely mistaken.

IMPERIAL JAPANESE MARINES IN TARAWA MASTER BOX 1/35 PAINTINGI have lost the part of sable. I lost the sable, which can be called the soul of the Imperial Army, it’s really unfortunate. I have to make it myself.

IMPERIAL JAPANESE MARINES IN TARAWA MASTER BOX 1/35 PAINTINGI choose the part of the shell box of the German army. And cutting it out like this photo.

IMPERIAL JAPANESE MARINES IN TARAWA MASTER BOX 1/35 PAINTINGThe Sable was cut roughly. Try to taper a bit more? The guard of the sable is also troublesome.

IMPERIAL JAPANESE MARINES IN TARAWA MASTER BOX 1/35 PAINTINGI’ll use two “Shusseiki”. These tissue paper sheets were infiltrated after it’s dry, I’ll attach the decals.
(01-February-2016)

IMPERIAL JAPANESE MARINES IN TARAWA MASTER BOX 1/35 FINISHED WORKTarawa is the capital of the Republic of Kiribati now. Quite a distance from Guadalcanal, Guam, and Rabaul.

IMPERIAL JAPANESE MARINES IN TARAWA MASTER BOX 1/35 FINISHED WORKAt the time of WWII, Tarawa island is an important strategic point as its located between Hawaii and Fiji. It is a small island in the Central Pacific. From the 20th to 23rd November 1943, the fierce battle had been carried out between the Japanese Imperial Marines and the US Marines.

IMPERIAL JAPANESE MARINES IN TARAWA MASTER BOX 1/35 FINISHED WORKJapanese troops 4,800, US forces 35,000. Attacking side is the US Marines. It was a good fight, but the Japanese army was destroyed in vain. Japan side killed in action is said to be 4,713 people. US military is around 1,000. Killed percentage of the Japanese side is 98%, it’s really an abnormal incident.

IMPERIAL JAPANESE MARINES IN TARAWA MASTER BOX 1/35 FINISHED WORKA local unit of the Japanese military was ordered that they should choose death rather than be a prisoner. So even if they had no ammunition and food, they dared to charge only with a bayonet. The injured soldiers were given the grenades and chose the self-determination. Almost Japanese soldiers tend to be finally KIA.

IMPERIAL JAPANESE MARINES IN TARAWA MASTER BOX 1/35 FINISHED WORKThe US Army cleaned up the Japanese military thoroughly not to avoid getting caught in the berserk banzai charges.

IMPERIAL JAPANESE MARINES IN TARAWA MASTER BOX 1/35 FINISHED WORKI don’t want to write the end of the Japanese military anymore. It’s too miserable. The amount of resources U.S. forces focused was dreadful.
A way of thinking about war is different completing each other, I could understand the westerners had a brainwave of the movie “Planet of the Apes” from Imperial Japanese Forces.

IMPERIAL JAPANESE MARINES IN TARAWA MASTER BOX 1/35 FINISHED WORKHe charges with his rifle, tied the flag.

IMPERIAL JAPANESE MARINES IN TARAWA MASTER BOX 1/35 FINISHED WORKThe officer does not have a firearm except his pistol. He is with his saber.

IMPERIAL JAPANESE MARINES IN TARAWA MASTER BOX 1/35 FINISHED WORKAlthough I wanted to draw a red badge, Imperial Marine insignia seems to be a dark-green and gold line.

IMPERIAL JAPANESE MARINES IN TARAWA MASTER BOX 1/35 FINISHED WORKIMPERIAL JAPANESE MARINES IN TARAWA MASTER BOX 1/35 FINISHED WORKThe strongly looking was increased with the glaring edge.

IMPERIAL JAPANESE MARINES IN TARAWA MASTER BOX 1/35 FINISHED WORKIMPERIAL JAPANESE MARINES IN TARAWA MASTER BOX 1/35 FINISHED WORKIMPERIAL JAPANESE MARINES IN TARAWA MASTER BOX 1/35 FINISHED WORKMaster box figures face mold is sharp and is easy to paint.

IMPERIAL JAPANESE MARINES IN TARAWA MASTER BOX 1/35 FINISHED WORKI think four of them have Asian looks.

IMPERIAL JAPANESE MARINES IN TARAWA MASTER BOX 1/35 FINISHED WORK IMPERIAL JAPANESE MARINES IN TARAWA MASTER BOX 1/35 FINISHED WORKIt is very interesting when I make them pose with the movement.

IMPERIAL JAPANESE MARINES IN TARAWA MASTER BOX 1/35 FINISHED WORK IMPERIAL JAPANESE MARINES IN TARAWA MASTER BOX 1/35 FINISHED WORKThe Japanese soldier who receives shooting, and leans back. I seemed to catch it on a chest.

IMPERIAL JAPANESE MARINES IN TARAWA MASTER BOX 1/35 FINISHED WORKI gave this soldier a flag and became the characteristic figure.

IMPERIAL JAPANESE MARINES IN TARAWA MASTER BOX 1/35 FINISHED WORK IMPERIAL JAPANESE MARINES IN TARAWA MASTER BOX 1/35 FINISHED WORKI think that the backside is probably plain white with a little faded.

IMPERIAL JAPANESE MARINES IN TARAWA MASTER BOX 1/35 FINISHED WORKThis expression seems to be very painful. I think this kit sculptor is very good.

IMPERIAL JAPANESE MARINES IN TARAWA MASTER BOX 1/35 FINISHED WORKI drew a star on some helmets and anchor mark on the garrison cap (I think that it is the mark of the naval brigade).

IMPERIAL JAPANESE MARINES IN TARAWA MASTER BOX 1/35 FINISHED WORK IMPERIAL JAPANESE MARINES IN TARAWA MASTER BOX 1/35 FINISHED WORK IMPERIAL JAPANESE MARINES IN TARAWA MASTER BOX 1/35 FINISHED WORK IMPERIAL JAPANESE MARINES IN TARAWA MASTER BOX 1/35 FINISHED WORKOf course, I do not think only this time but want to show respect for every fallen soldier on both sides.
(02-February-2016)

2 Replies to “IMPERIAL JAPANESE MARINES IN TARAWA MASTER BOX 1/35”

    1. Thank you very much!! I think the Military figure is a difficult category among the tanks, airplanes, battleships, figures. I have difficulty because I do not have an artistic sense. The face is the most important, isn’t it? I am glad you visit here every now and then.

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