Airfix 1981 54mm Space Warriors Samurai Robots?

Airfix’s very odd 54mm Space Warriors set from 1981 has this Samurai inspired robot figure. First blue based one painted by me as a youngster in 1981, the rest finally painted last weekend!

Complete with ‘Message from Space’ (the Japanese Star Wars) and Kurosawa Samurai movie inspiration (just like George Lucas then!)

Crossposted / Read more at my sister blog ‘Man of TIN Blog Two’:

https://manoftinblogtwo.wordpress.com/2022/02/13/airfix-1981-space-warriors-samurai-robots/

4 thoughts on “Airfix 1981 54mm Space Warriors Samurai Robots?”

  1. Hello Chris
    They weren’t my favourite Space Warriors pose as a child, but as a group they work well enough. I’m sure their unstoppable stompiness and armour values can be varied from game to game, depending on how much laser fodder is needed.

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