Wednesday, December 30
Tuesday, December 29
We had six ladies turn up unannounced this week – they were scantily clad and reminded us of the sort of woman you might see adorned on a WWII fighter, bomber or tank. They are Masterbox’s latest set of figures in 35th scale – Pin-Up series. We thought it would be nice to put them together in our construction review so you can see the cut of their jib(s)...
Saturday, December 26
After his complex but very nice Cougar MRAP build we had here on TMN the other day francois was looking for something quick and easy to build. He found it in Revell’s new 35th scale VW Beetle kit. But what about a setting for it? Well he has to make things harder for himself. See what francois thought of the new Beetle kit and the Masterbox figures to go along with this late WWII vignette…
Friday, December 25
Well it’s good choice isn’t it? The news from Takom for your Xmas present is that their newest family of tanks to be released in 35th scale is the T-55 MBT and its many permutations. Just like the Chieftain there will be a few variants and of course conversions are bouncing around our heads but for now, let’s have a look at the vehicle a little and the promised features on the kit to come…
Thursday, December 24
First we looked at Clayton’s Mk10 and Andy’s Mk.5 Chieftain and now it is our man Paul Lee’s turn with his Takom Mk 11 Chieftain to round out the trilogy in part III of his build process. Today sees him paint and weather his Mk 11. See how he went…
Wednesday, December 23
Tuesday, December 22
Monday, December 21
Saturday, December 19
Friday, December 18
MiniArt’s new (don’t call them D7) with an upgraded armoured structure to take on not just dirt but the enemy as well. See if this kit made the earth move for Andy in his review before he gets to build it.
Thursday, December 17
No better day to release something Star Wars from Bandai….3 releases and one we have solid info on..
To add to the other “Force Awakens” Star Wars injection moulded kits comes the news that Bandai is also bringing out a new 1/12th scale “Shadow Trooper” ( plus two other "Force Awakens" faves) We have the key points and images so take a look at this new kit in our preview…
Tuesday, December 15
Monday, December 14
Takom’s release of the three main Chieftain variants (5,10 &11) have sparked a lot of interest and Andy’s Mk.5 is built today in Part III of his Chieftain journey. This is in addition to Clayton’s Mk.10 build & Paul’s Mk II build review we have already seen. See how it all goes together and Andy’s final thoughts on this kit…
Saturday, December 12
Friday, December 11
Thursday, December 10
Wednesday, December 9
Monday, December 7
Bronco's new december kits are airborne, mobile, small calibre, photogenic,all fueled up and ocean bound...
Well we have already brought you the Trumpeter catalogue last week and this week it’s Hobby boss (nobody told me you were my sister) company’s turn to show its wares for 2016/2017. Lots of new stuff in there for a lot of modellers – interesting to see that the rend for copying other people’s releases is alive and well! Let’s have a look at what’s new and what is new-ish in today’s news..
Sunday, December 6
Friday, December 4
Thursday, December 3
Wednesday, December 2
Amazing works in print, brushes, weathering sets and deposits - AK Interactive’s new December items.
Tuesday, December 1
Italeri has a really interesting selection of new and upgraded kits for us this December. Starting with the beautiful Fiat 806, a Scania truck, STOL Hercules, some Austrian Infantry a “Funkwagen” and a special French Lady in America. Let’s take a look at what’s new from Italeri in December in today’s preview…