TAKOM’s have four releases set to “hit” before Christmas – they are all kind of related to each an earlier model in either tooling or theme. A new inter-war Mk. IV a V-2 rocket & V-2 launch tractor/ Trailer combo + a Krupp Raumer S - all in 35th scale injected plastic. Let’s look at these very tempting kits and what we know so far.
Wednesday, October 26
Here's one we did not show you yet - We thought it only proper to give you a decent walk around the final, finished gallery of Gary Wickham's build of Zoukei Mura’s new 48th scale Horten. The build turned out so well we think you all deserve the diversion into a "What-if future" scenarios from ZM and Gary-san.
Tuesday, October 25
Monday, October 24
New resin from Barracuda Studios is usually on point in accuracy and usefulness. They have released three more sets to suit the Revell (& Trumpeter) new tool 32nd scale Bf 109 "Gustavs" recently. We thought it only proper to compare these enhancements with the kit versions in-situ in today’s review to see if they are…
Saturday, October 22
Friday, October 21
Thursday, October 20
Wednesday, October 19
Tuesday, October 18
Lukas has already shown us the interior and initial production steps of his MiniArt 35th scale Su-122 Soviet Self-Propelled Gun Initial Production kit. We loved how he painted and weathered the interior…but now he has to seal it up and do just as good of a job on the outside of the tank – let’s see how he went in Pt. II of his build article.
Monday, October 17
Construction Review: Bronco Models Carro Armato L35/c (C.V.33/II Serie) fitted w/the Swiss Solothurn S18-1100 20mm Gun
Sunday, October 16
Friday, October 14
With the original “TANKART 1 German Armor” no longer available in shops, Rinaldi Studio has gone back to the future & updated, expanded & refined the third print run of this, arguably the most popular books of the series. We thought we would take an extensive look in the book with several pictures & even more words in our review.
Thursday, October 13
Neucraft has just sent news of two new very active German mid-war era soldiers from Qing Yi Miniatures. These two are sold as a set and as singles, and they look like they are doing far more than posing at the side of a tank! Let’s look at them in our preview…
Wednesday, October 12
Sorry guys - we unleashed a biochemical frenzy in our build review of Mob Miniatures new 35th scale zombie sets...
With “The Walking Dead’ on the way back to our TV’s, and Zombies being still a popular subject on in movies, why not give modellers some zombies in a scale they can use to recreate the scenes for their dioramas? Two new 1/35 scale resin figures from Mob Miniatures are up for review today – hopefully, these can fill that void? Let’s put them together to see their quality in our review…
Tuesday, October 11
After quite a struggle in the first part of the build of the kit - Nico & Francios have combined forces to make TWO versions of Italeri's new Mirage IIIC in 32nd scale. See how they made the most from this kit in the conclusion of their build...
Monday, October 10
Sunday, October 9
Saturday, October 8
Want your uniforms colour matched & “washable?” AK Interactive has that sorted for you in their October releases.
Friday, October 7
Thursday, October 6
We have already seen two Mk V Tempest kits in 32nd scale from Special Hobby – now the Centaurus engined Mk II kit is set for release and we have some early images of the extras that will come with the “Hi-Tech” version of this kit. Let’s see what’s coming…
Wednesday, October 5
We have been waiting for a while to see the news from AMMO, they have been promising a revolution in modelling, and this is the first part. Their new “Oilbrusher” system of oil colours and applications. Kinda reminds us of a make-up counter – have a look in our preview for the launch video and the “how-to” vid to see more about this new product…
Tuesday, October 4
Five new kits from Italeri are in today’s preview, they have an updated B-52G in (still big)72nd scale, a Wargaming scale Stuart, a UN Lince AFV, a maritime themed 18-wheeler and a “Mint” looking transit Mk II in their latest batch. Let’s have a look at our preview to see the sprues and built up kit pictures what is on the way from Italy…
Monday, October 3
Sunday, October 2
Preview: Alpine Miniatures goes to "sunny Italy" - with it's latest set of 35th scale Fallschirmjäger...
In the mid to late WWII, the Luftwaffe sent its 1st division Paratroopers into the defence of the country from the rapidly advancing Allied forces. No stranger to the Fallschirmjäger in 35th scale, Alpine Miniatures has a brand new set of single figures (also sold as a set) on the market. We thought we would look at them and some of the real gear they used in our preview…