Wednesday, July 14, 2010

1/100 Aegis Gundam English Color Guide

English Color Guide for 1/100 GAT-X303 Aegis Gundam from Bandai

GAT-X303 Aegis Gundam of Athrun Zala from the original Gundam Seed anime series. Athrun Zala and a team of ZAFT commandos covertly entered the Orb space station Heliopolis in order to steal the secretly developed mobile suits of the Earth Federation forces. The Aegis Gundam was the one stolen by Arthrun.

The Aegis is equipped with the standard beam rifle and sabers but what makes it unique from its brethren is its ability to transform to a mobile armor and the fact that the entire mobile suit itself is a housing for a battleship destroying main gun.

The 1/100 GAT-X303 Aegis Gundam is selling for 1611 yen at Amiami, 2200 yen at HobbyLink Japan, 1760 yen at Hobby Search, $$$ at Amazon 3rd party sellers.

Color Guide was translated to English from the Japanese Color Guide posted at Hobby Search

Color Guide DescriptionPaint Ratios
1/100 Aegis Gundam main body etcWhite (H1)(50%) + Red (H3)(20%) + Shine Red (H23)(20%) + Clear Red (H90)(10%) or use gundam color pink 4
1/100 Aegis Gundam main body white partWhite (H1)(90%) + Neutral Gray (H53)(10%) or use gundam color white 9
1/100 Aegis Gundam chest partCobalt Blue (H35)(70%) + Black (H2)(30%) or use gundam color blue 14
1/100 Aegis Gundam antenna etcYellow (H4)(80%) + Orange Yellow (H24)(20%) or use gundam color yellow 1
1/100 Aegis Gundam jointsNeutral Gray (H53)(70%) + Purple (H39)(20%) + Blue (H5)(10%) or use gundam color gray 24
1/100 Aegis Gundam head sensorSky Blue (H25)(100%)
1/100 Aegis Gundam beam rifleBlue Gray (H42)(60%) + Navy Blue (H54)(30%) + Black (H2)(10%)
Athrun Zala skinFlesh/Pale Brown (H44)(100%)
Athrun Zala hairBlue (H5)(80%) + Black (H2)(10%) + White (H1)(10%)
Athrun Zala eyesBright Green/Daytona Green (H26)(100%)
Athrun Zala clothesRed (H3)(80%) + Black (H2)(20%)
Athrun Zala belt, bootsWhite (H1)(90%) + Black (H2)(10%)
Athrun Zala boot solesBlack (H2)(80%) + White (H1)(20%)
Athrun Zala emblemYellow (H4)(90%) + Black (H2)(10%)

Paints Used & Paint Conversion Equivalents:

Aqueous Hobby ColorMr. ColorTamiyaVallejo Model ColorVallejo Model AirAMMO by Mig JimenezAK Real ColorHatakaRevell EnamelHumbrol EnamelModel Master EnamelXtracolorLife ColorItaleri
White (H1)White (C1)White (X2)Gloss White (70.842)--SATIN WHITE (A.MIG-0047)----white (solid gloss) (32104)White (Gloss) (22)------Gloss White (4696AP)
Red (H3)Red (C3)Red (X7)Carmine Red (70.908)Red RLM23 (71.003)RED (A.MIG-0049)--Traffic Red (HTK-_103)fiery red (solid matt) (32131)Bright Red (Gloss) (19)--------
Shine Red (H23)Shine Red (C79)Red (X7)Scarlet (70.817)Red RLM23 (71.003)RED (A.MIG-0049)Signal Red (RC005)Traffic Red (HTK-_103)fiery red (solid matt) (32131)Bright Red (Gloss) (19)--------
Clear Red (H90)Clear Red (C47)Clear Red (X27)Transparent Red (Transparent) (70.934)--CRYSTAL RED (A.MIG-0093)Clear Red (RC503)--red (clear) (32731)Red (Clear) (1321)------Gloss Red (4605AP)
Neutral Gray (H53)Neutral Gray (C13)Neutral Gray (XF53)Neutral Grey (70.992)Aggressor Gray (71.274)NEUTRAL GRAY (A.MIG-0239)Aggressor Grey (RC248)Aggressor Grey (HTK-_157)--US Compass Grey (Satin) (128)Aggressor Gray FS36251 (1794)FS16251 Medium Grey (X132)Light Grey FS36251 (UA034)--
Cobalt Blue (H35)Cobalt Blue (C80)------------------------
Black (H2)Black (C2)Black (X1)Glossy Black (70.861)--SATIN BLACK (A.MIG-0032)----black (solid matt) (32107)Black (Gloss) (21)------Gloss Black (4695AP)
Yellow (H4)Yellow (C4)Flat Yellow (XF3)Flat Yellow (70.953)Medium Yellow (71.002)YELLOW (A.MIG-0048)----yellow (solid matt) (32112)Yellow (Gloss) (69)------Gloss Yellow (4642AP)
Orange Yellow (H24)Orange Yellow (C58)--Light Orange (70.911)Orange Rust (71.130)LIGHT RUST (A.MIG-0039)--Signal Orange (HTK-_133)------------
Purple (H39)Purple (C67)Purple (X16)Purple (70.959)--PURPLE (A.MIG-0127)------Purple (Gloss) (68)--------
Blue (H5)Blue (C5)Royal Blue (X3)Dark Prussian Blue (70.899)Blue (71.004)----Ultramarine Blue (HTK-_272)--Midnight Blue (Gloss) (15)--------
Sky Blue (H25)Sky Blue (C34)Sky Blue (X14)------------Mediterranean Blue (Gloss) (48)--------
Blue Gray (H42)Intermediate Blue/Medium Blue (C72)Medium Blue (XF18)French Mirage Blue (70.900)IDF Blue (71.113)FRENCH BLUE (A.MIG-0062)----Greyish Blue (solid matt) (32179)Intermediate Blue (Matte) (144)------Flat Non Specular Interm. Blue (4639AP)
Navy Blue (H54)Navy Blue (C14)Navy Blue (AS8)Dark Sea Blue (70.898)Steel Blue (71.087)SEA BLUE (A.MIG-0227)Graublau – Grey Blue (RC208)Grey-Blue (HTK-_171)--Navy Blue (Matte) (77)--RAL5008 Graublau (X264)--Flat Non Specular Sea Blue (4604AP)
Flesh/Pale Brown (H44)Flesh (C51)Flat Flesh (XF15)Cork Brown (70.843)Skin Tone (71.076)SAND BROWN (A.MIG-0026)----brown (solid silk matt) (32185)Flesh (Matte) (61)------Flat Light Flesh (4390AP)
Bright Green/Daytona Green (H26)Bright Green/Daytona Green (C66)------SIGNAL GREEN (A.MIG-0054)----emerald green (solid matt) (32161)Emerald (Gloss) (2)--------