Sunday, September 24

Hasegawas releases for October, two legs, flat bottoms, bomb bays, torpedos and Lambos.

Hasegawa's August releases are, as usual, diverse, very nice looking whilst again fairly familiar to a lot of people out there, Check them out in our preview to see what is new and what has changed in their September kits...

Friday, September 22

Build Guide: Our build of the Maschinen Krieger Moon Type MK44H Prototype Limited Edition...

This boxing of Hasegawa's version of the 20th scale Maschinen Krieger Moon Type MK44H Prototype was the subject of our review recently. We put the weekend aside to build this new kit up - and found something familiar but altogether different in the construction process. We decided to show you how we made it step-by-step and what to look out for in your own build...

Thursday, September 21

Lukas' build guide Pt III: HK Models' 32nd scale B-17 E/F Flying Fortress - Detailing the interior fuselage & sealing it up...

Lukas' build of the HK Models new E/F version of the Flying Fortress in 32nd scale continues apace. He has sealed it all up and already, and right now he is working on the wings, securing them to the fuselage. He has paused to take pictures along the way, and to write up another part of his step-by-step build guide to show you how he has got it to this stage.

Wednesday, September 20

In-Boxed: Bruce is building the Sukhoi Su-35 "Flanker-E" in 48th scale from Kittyhawk Models

Kittyhawk has brought it's 48th scale Su-35 “Flanker E” to the market, and our man Bruce has one to build – before he starts to cut and glue he got some snaps together with his initial thoughts on the kit for an “In-Boxed” review for us to see the parts of the kit before they go together...

Tuesday, September 19

Stalingrad Miniatures gives us chills & Fever this month with a little person, four old birds and a garbage man?

Stalingrad Miniatures has several sets of new figures available this month. Chicks at the beach, chicks on the farm, a Ski trip and the weirdest couple I have ever seen. All of these various figures in different shapes and sizes are on our preview of Stalingrad’s new items

Monday, September 18

Paul's painting & weathering the 35th scale M47 Patton from Takom

Paul built up his 35th scale M47 Patton from Takom already, and now he starts to get to painting weathering and ageing the kit in his final part. See how he went in his build guide...

Sunday, September 17

Hobbyboss' new Item Preview for October - Sprues, Colours & Boxart...


Hobbyboss have four new models ready for us in October - A Butcher Bird the size of like we don't often see, a Kraz with an explosive payload, a real MAN's truck and an Imperial vessel all out to sea - See what we are on about in our preview that includes markings and sprues…


Saturday, September 16

Preview: AK Interactive's three new items for September

AK Interactive has brand new Aces High Magazine centred on the famous fw-190, the fourth edition of Panzer colours and a new set of paints for Soviet VVS aircraft from WWII. These have just been released, so we have some pictures and info in today's preview...

Friday, September 15

In-Boxed: Andy's take on Takom's 35th scale M3 Lee Early – US Medium

We have both the US Grant and M3 Lee on the build review list here at TMN. We got this, the M3 Lee first, so before he gets to building it, Andy Moore gives us a great look at what comes in the box, with some great detail shot of the kit compared to the real thing for you to see for yourselves what the kit is made of.

Thursday, September 14

Build Guide Pt IV: Andrew finishes Kittyhawk's 1/48 UH-1D/H Huey in brilliant style...

Andrew Perren has already given us an In-box review of the kit, a construction guide and painting guide of the inside of Kittyhawk's new "Huey" in 48th scale. Today, he presents his finished kit, with help from Werner's wings decals to make his Huey into an Aussie Vietnam era bird...

Wednesday, September 13

Build Guide Pt I: Andy's 35th scale IBG Models Scammell Pioneer SV2S gets it's undercarriage sorted...

The Scammell Pioneer SV2S from IBG Models was right up Andy's street, so when the chance to model one appeared he jumped into it. Pausing only to give us an "In-Boxed" article, Andy now gets building the kit in a smashing guide that all modellers should have a look at whatever their inclinations. See how he does it in today's build article...

Tuesday, September 12

Build Guide: Gary super details the 48th scale Vought F-8E Crusader 'Limited Edition'

Gary has already done a great deal of work on his "Limited Edition" boxing of Eduard's F-8E Crusader in48th scale - he has big plans for this kit, so big that he is actually building another Hasegawa boxing at the same time! In his article you can see them come to fruition step by step as he takes us through his build in great details. Get ready to get informed with his excellent build...

Monday, September 11

A preview of paper panzers in print? Issue 55 of Panzer Aces goes all what-if in brilliant form...

It's always great to see a Panzer Aces special edition coming out, and this latest, no #55, features a popular subject of the "Paper Panzers" of Germany in WWII.  These tanks never saw service - but that does not stop modellers interest in this genre. Let your mind roam free in this preview of  no#55 in this series...

Sunday, September 10

Even at this scale they are large & in charge - three top drawer models from Revell this month

...See what's new from Revell of Germany with only three, but three very nice looking kits in this month's new releases in our preview…

Saturday, September 9

New boxing of the Su-35 in PLAAF colours with nice new parts from Kittyhawk

Kitty Hawk has already released its 48th scale version of the Sukhoi "Flanker-E" to eager modellers. Now it appears a new boxing of the kit with upgraded parts to further enhance your kit has arrived - and this one features the aircraft of the PLAAF. See whats new in our quick preview...

Friday, September 8

New books, mags & paint sets from AMMO this month in our preview...

The latest releases from the AMMO team have some new publications showing us the DNA of Panzers, the regular Aircraft & AFV weathering mags featuring camouflages of the fighting machines, and most notably we go back to the battlefields on mecha combat in a second volume of the series of books and some new paint sets to match – see them all in the AMMO preview for September...

Thursday, September 7

In-Boxed: US.Modern M114 – Up Armoured HMMWV by T-Model in 1/72nd scale

With today's "In-Boxed:" we look into a new company - "T-Model" that has made a small scale 72nd U.S.Modern M114 – Up Armoured HMMWV of the "HUUUUMVVEEE" as some people call it. See what Clayton though before he puts together this, the 21st century's answer to the Jeep.

Wednesday, September 6

Two on the deck, one on the water & two in the skies in Trumpeter's November novelties...

Trumpeter's November kits feature a truck & long range missile launcher combos, a large scale early Stuka, New York on the water, a high flying watch advertisement, & an eight wheeled AFV to "Rooikat". Sprue shots, markings & boxart in today’s preview...

Tuesday, September 5

Want a model with your own customized FREE number plate? Italeri has a Fiat 500F with your name on it..

Italeri had to make a large scale Fiat 500F we suppose - it was only a matter of time. However, it looks like they poured a lot of effort into this kit from the shots we have of the model - you can also get your own very personalized Fiat 500F with your own number plate on it for a short time - see just how in our new model preview...

Monday, September 4

Preview: Bronco Models Hungarian Medium Tank 41.M ‘Turan’ II in 35th scale...

Bronco has added to their earlier Turan I model with it's up-gunned and Up-armoured Turan II tank in 35th scale. This tank has many of the features of its younger brother, and we have a feature list and some history on the tank's development and service in our preview...

Sunday, September 3

Read n’ Reviewed: Panzer Aces #54 "Modern AFV"

Panzer Aces usually show off armour and AFV up until the end of WWII – they have leapt into the future now with a Modern Warfare special in English and in Spanish Languages – Paul checks out what's inside his review of issue #54

Friday, September 1

Preview: Bandai's new 12th scale First Order Stormtrooper Executioner

We have seen a fair few Star wars kits from Bandai - and it seems that now they are getting into the swing of episode VIII with their latest release Bandai's new 12th scale First Order Stormtrooper Executioner. We will have a look at what comes with the kit and what this trooper's place in the SWU (Star Wars Universe) was in our preview...