Aoshima Grachan Collection Best of 2 is coming in September

This may not be everyone's cup of tea, but for many of you what a sweet-tasting tea it is. Aoshima has announced its next Grachan Collection, set to be released in Japan in September.  These sets have gained their fair share of fans in many locales outside of Japan, and it is nice to see … Continue reading Aoshima Grachan Collection Best of 2 is coming in September

Aoshima Grachan Series 10 is now available to pre-order at Japan Booster

Many of you have asked, and here is the answer.  Japan Booster has secured its order of Aoshima Grachan Series 10, and they are available now to reserve at japanbooster.com. Aoshima Grachan at Japan Booster The series consists of 12 cars, and like all Aoshima Grachan series, the price is bound to go up.  So … Continue reading Aoshima Grachan Series 10 is now available to pre-order at Japan Booster

Aoshima announces Grand Champion Collection 10. JDM and 1/64 fans rejoice.

These are always happy announcements.  Aoshima, known more for their incredibly detailed model kits, announced the 10th release of their incredibly cool 1/64 Grachan series. This is about as Japanese as it gets.  The Grachan (Grand Champions) models are essentially bosozoku cars, which were inspired by the popular Super Silhouette race cars of the 80's. … Continue reading Aoshima announces Grand Champion Collection 10. JDM and 1/64 fans rejoice.

The Lamley Daily: Aoshima 1972 HC130 Nissan Laurel

#lamleydaily - July 14, 2017 Model: Aoshima 1972 HC130 Nissan Laurel Line: Grachan Best Where to get it: Aoshima Grachan on ebay Why it's in the collection: Everyone needs one of these in the collection.  I'm serious.  Just like everyone needs a hot rod in the collection, and a muscle car, and an 80's era … Continue reading The Lamley Daily: Aoshima 1972 HC130 Nissan Laurel

Aoshima Grand Champions "Best" Series goes on sale this week, but you can order it now at Japan Booster…

Just a heads up that Aoshime Grachan ("Grand Champions") BEST comes out this week, and it is available to order now at Japan Booster:Aoshima Grachan BEST at Japan BoosterIf you are not familiar with the Aoshima Grachan series, you really should be.  Aoshima is well known for their model sets, but they do dabble in … Continue reading Aoshima Grand Champions "Best" Series goes on sale this week, but you can order it now at Japan Booster…

Aoshima Grachan 9 featuring the LB Works Kenmeri is so cool I have no idea how to title this feature…

Find Aoshima Grachan 9 at Japan Booster...There are some posts that are just plain fun to do.  The models are easy to photograph, and the photos turn out stunningly.  This is one of those posts.  But hell if I am having a time trying to figure out a title for this feature.  I could say … Continue reading Aoshima Grachan 9 featuring the LB Works Kenmeri is so cool I have no idea how to title this feature…

The joy of opening the Aoshima Grand Champions Series 9…

Cars like these deserve two posts.Aoshima GraChan (Grand Champions) Series 9 is out, and Part 1 of our coverage will be the box opening and model showcase on the Lamley YouTube Channel.  You can see it below.Part 2 will be later this week, with a full photo showcase straight from the Lamley studio. This is … Continue reading The joy of opening the Aoshima Grand Champions Series 9…

Hold on tight! The brand new Aoshima Grachan Series is now available at Japan Booster…

Alright, let's be honest.  You read Lamley for the articles.  I know, I am kidding.  In fact, you are not reading this at all.  You are looking for the link to Japan Booster, especially after looking at the photos accompanying this piece.  Here it is:Aoshima at Japan BoosterThe brand new 1/64 Grachan Series (Grand Champion), … Continue reading Hold on tight! The brand new Aoshima Grachan Series is now available at Japan Booster…

A look at the new Kyosho Nissan Skyline C110 Kenmeri, as well as the entire Lamley Kenmeri collection…

Spend some time on this post.  There is a lot to look at, and a lot of it should be pretty easy on the eyes.  A took awhile to photograph all of these, but it was a lot of fun.  Sit back and take all these beauties in.These "beauties" we refer to are the numerous … Continue reading A look at the new Kyosho Nissan Skyline C110 Kenmeri, as well as the entire Lamley Kenmeri collection…

The bosozoku stylings of the Aoshima Grand Champion 1:64 Series…

You may have noticed a heavy presence of "non-Mattel" brands on Lamley lately.  There has been a fair share of Greenlight and Tomica Limited Vintage to say the least. There are two reasons for this.  First, there has been little action from Hot Wheels and Matchbox in the last couple of weeks.  That is to … Continue reading The bosozoku stylings of the Aoshima Grand Champion 1:64 Series…