Today Kotobukiya detailed a really gorgeous plastic model kit of the X-02S Strike Wyvern from Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown.
The model comes in 1/144 scale and two versions, painted for 4,800 yen, and unpainted for 3,800 yen in a “For Modelers Edition.” That translates respectively into approximately $44 and $35.
While the painted version comes in the colors of the Kingdom of Erusea, the unpainted version can be painted in Osean colors as well, and it includes decals for both liveries.
It includes optional parts to show the wings, missile bays, and more in various positions, in top of the retracted and extended landing gears, It even comes with pilot and copilot that you can place in the cockpit. The kit is completed by a dedicated base and requires no glue for assembly thanks to the snap-fit parts.
The release window is November 2019.
You can see what it looks like from all angles in the gallery below.
You can also read our report of the Ace Combat fan meeting in Japan, and get a glimpse of what makes this community so special.