Saturday, August 18

Two SS men in 35th scale in this month's new figure releases from Alpine Miniatures...

Two new figures in what they do best - 35th scale warriors of the Waffen SS are some of the new sculpts on offer from Alpine Miniatures this month. See how they look in our preview...

Friday, August 17

Hobbyboss' September selections mostly Russian orientated with a little South African Olifant thrown in there...

We had been waiting for the sprues before we showed you Hobbyboss' latest new items for sale next month. We got three out of four! See how the box art, colours, additional materials and (most of) the sprues look in today's preview...

Thursday, August 16

Read n' Reviewed: Air Modelling - Weathering Master: The World of Shuichi Hayashi

Japanese model maker and "Weathering Master" Mr Shuichi Hayashi has been known to us for years now, and after some pestering, he has released a new book published by Model Graphix showcasing some of his work and how he achieves his super realistic look on his models. We started to read straight away, see what we thought in our read n' reviewed...

Tuesday, August 14

Build Guide Pt IV: Gary Finishes his Eduard 48th scale Vought F-8E Crusader 'Limited Edition'

Gary has finished his "Limited Edition" boxing of Eduard's F-8E Crusader in 48th scale - Our story shows you how he did the final weathering and finishing touches on this - the last of the gunfighters in 48th scale. It's a good read...

Monday, August 13

Takom's two new kits with plenty of plastic in 35th & 72nd scales

Takako has sent pictures of two of their latest kits. Two sure to be popular models - with a 1/72nd scale M1070 Truck & trailer complete with a loaded D9 Dozer on the back. This is big enough news - Takom also has a "2 in1" with the option of either a 20mm Flakvierling MG 151/20 or the turret of the "Coelian" w37mm Flakzwilling 341. See them both in our preview...

Saturday, August 11

Figure Preview: "Der Kampf um Stalingrad" (3 figure set) from Alex Zelenkov at Stalingrad Miniatures...

Stalingrad Miniatures bring us new figures from the battle of their namesake - the three-figure set in 35th scale Der Kampf um Stalingrad is the subject of today's preview...

Thursday, August 9

Build Guide: Spitfire Mk HF VIII in 48th scale from Eduard - see Bruce get it all together...

Our man Bruce has taken on Eduard's 48th scale Spitfire Mk HF VIII in 48th scale in one of the latest boxings to come from this prolific brand. He has already begun painting and weathering the kit but he has paused so we can catch up on his build process in today's guide...

Wednesday, August 8

More CADS of the Mirage 2000 One & Two seater in 32nd scale from Kittyhawk

Kittyhawk is promising a full family of Mirage 2000's in 32nd scale - that means one & two-seaters! We have CADS of both types in today's preview...

Monday, August 6

Build Guide Pt III: Gary lays several shades of grey on his Eduard 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 in 48th scale - This part sees Painting the kit in the rough and irregular greys in many shades that we see on war-weary US Navy aircraft in Vietnam. See the amazing finishing work in this kit in the second part of the build guide...

Saturday, August 4

Sprues, Art, Decals, Colours & Everything Else In Italeri's September Item Preview...

Italeri has some very nice jets, the 5.0 (Rozzers), a tough big rig, the workhorse of the German Panzer Korps and a famous battle writ large (well in 72nd scale anyway) included in their latest new kits - we see box art, decals, colours and some sprues in our August new item preview from Italeri...

Friday, August 3

We preview Peko Publishing's second volume studying the Panzer III on the battlefield during WWII

Seeing that this book has just been released we thought we would show you some of the images and give some information on Peko Publishing's second volume in the "On The Battlefield" series that focuses on the Panzer III in WWII. See what's in the book in our quick preview...

Thursday, August 2

Twin build review: 1/35th scale "Raid" & "Remote Shot" from Masterbox.

Masterbox has long been making figures from the non-standard markets, post-apocalypse, truck drivers & their gals, ladies "on the scene" & fantasy figures from a far future and past. To add to their American frontier series we have made two of their kits featuring American Indians as the main focus of these sets.

Wednesday, August 1

Abrams Squad #26 & the 3rd of the new Reference Series from Pla Editions...

The guys from Pla Editions has sent the news of a brand new Abrams Squad and the third number of their new series “References” showing off the latest in US armour. We have some of the info and pictures in our preview...