Bandai Namco’s hobby business subsidiary, Bandai Spirits has announced the Premium Bandai release of the Crossbone Gundam X-0 Full Cloth and Dictus(Callisto’s Shadow Use) for the High Grade Universal Century line of Gundam model kits.
The XM-X0 Crossbone Gundam X-0(or Crossbone Gundam Ghost) is the titular mobile suit of the 2012 Mobile Suit Crossbone Gundam: Ghost manga piloted by Curtis Rothko(Tobia Arronax).
A newly sculpted Full-Cloth unit is included, the shape of X-0’s Full-Cloth unit is different from the X-1’s, and is reproduced with new molding.
A newly sculpted Butterfly Buster B is also included, its two forms can be recreated by replacing parts: gun mode and sword mode. Many other armaments such as the Kujaku, will be included allowing for a variety of action poses.
Armaments: Butterfly Buster B, Kujaku, Butterfly Buster, Heat Dagger, Zanbuster, Beam Zanber, Buster Gun, Beam Saber, Scissor Anchor, and Skull Head unit.
The HGUC 1/144 Crossbone Gundam X-0 Full Cloth is priced at 2,750 yen with a May 2021 release date.
Appearing in the 2006 Mobile Suit Crossbone Gundam: Steel 7 manga series, Dictus is piloted by Jupiter Empire President, Callisto’s Light. The mobile suit consists of two parts, Jurisdis Sinistra Dictus and Libertas Dextra Dictus, co piloted by Callisto’s bio-clone, Callisto’s Shadow.
The model uses the molding of the previously released HGUC 1/144 Dictus(Callisto’s Light Use) to create its unique asymmetric shape. Its white and deep purple body was made using color molds and a gloss injection for its glossy surface. The model kit is capable of transforming into its “Hand” Mobile Armor form.
The model kit will include clear, yellow and green beam effect parts, and a Beam Ax as accessories.
The HGUC 1/144 Dictus(Callisto’s Shadow Use) is priced at 3,960 yen with a May 2021 release date.