Category Archives: Sci-Fi

Fantastic Plastic’s Galactic Raider

Originally published July 13, 2006, at

Galactic Raider

Galactic RaiderInspired by the Cylon Raider from the Sci Fi Channel series “Battlestar Galactica.”
Master by Alfred Wong.
Produced by Fantastic Plastic Models.
Scale: 1:48. Dimensions: 7 inches x 4.5 inches.
Solid-cast resin; 11 pieces.Read the rest

Ultratumba’s Angry Red Spider

Originally published May 11, 2006, at

Angry Red Spider by Ultratumba Productions

Angry Red Planet“ANGRY RED SPIDER”
• Produced by Ultratumba Productions
• Sculpted by Paul Schiola of Eastlake, Colo.
• Size: 9 inches tall, 19.5 inches wide
• Material: Solid pink resin
• Number of parts: 15, including the base
• Price: $99 plus $18 domestic shipping
• Limited to 150 kits

Ultratumba\'s Angry Red SpiderFirst time I saw a picture of this new Ultratumba Productions kit, I thought, neat!… Read the rest

Ripley & Power Loader, Part III: Mike Allen

Power Loader base

Originally posted May 4, 2006, at

Some people at The Clubhouse said I ought to make the Forbidden Zone Ripley & Power Loader into a three-part entry by asking Mike Allen to share a little more about the base and decals he made for the kit.… Read the rest