Saturday, July 2

Preview: Takom's Panzerbefelhswagen I. Sd.Kfz.265, 3-in-1 in 1/16th scale

This one will be popular. The new adaptation of the Panzer I in 1/16th scale from Takom is this Panzerbefelhswagen I. Sd.Kfz.265. We look at the tank in real life & the kit's features in our preview...

Preview: Airframe & Miniature No.19: The Lockheed P-38 Lightning - A Complete Guide To The 'Fork-tailed Devil' from Valiant Wings

Valiant Wings Publishing are gathering every bit of information you could ever think about to cram into their new 240page book about the Lockheed P-38 Lighting family of aircraft. Not only the P-38, but F-4 & F-5 variants with models, drawings, restorations, plans & period photographs fill this new book by Richard A Franks. See what's inside in our preview...

Friday, July 1

Release the Beaver! Japanese Battleship "Super Yamato" 51cm Gun Main Turret No.1 in 72nd scale

Beaver Corporation has launched its first plastic scale model in co-operation with Takom. We have the first pictures of the main turret of the paper project, the "Super Yamato" class, the 51cm No.01 gun turret. See what we have on the forthcoming kit in our preview...

Thursday, June 30

Read n' reviewed: U-boot Im Focus #20 from Luftfahrtverlag-Start

With carefully researched never before seen photographs, stories and artwork - "U-Boot Im Focus" has its fair share of fans around the world and for a great reason. We love these books, and we get excited when a new book is released. We have read Issue#20 - see what we thought about it in our review...

Wednesday, June 29

Preview: AK Interactive making two Landcruisers & a Puma in 35th scale plastic!

A lot of companies are announcing special releases to coincide with the World Hobby Expo this year. AK interactive has joined the fray with a 35th scale Sd.KFZ.234/2 Puma and two all-new FJ43 Land Cruisers. We have their video highlighting both of the kits in our preview...

Preview: Detail at the wonder of these two Tomcat gear sets in 48th from Detail & Wonder...

We have looked at Detail & Wonder's gear sets before, and this looks like more of the same, in a very good way. These 48th scale sets for the A & D Tomcat are compared to the original (& at a discount) in our preview...

Tuesday, June 28

Preview: 1/16th scale Takom's rare Panzerjäger I B Mit 7.5cm StuK 40 L/48

Takom are adapting their moulds, building on their 1/16th scale series with this late WWII variant of the Panzer I Ausf.B with a big (for the tank's size) gun. We take a look at the rare Panzerjäger I B Mit 7.5cm StuK 40 L/48 & the kit in our preview...

Preview: New F-35B - Italeri rides the Lightning again - this time in 48th scale

Italeri has not been shy in making kits of the F-35 Lightning for modellers to consume. The 32nd scale, then 72nd scale kits were popular with the public. Now they are offering the STOVL version of the Lighting to modellers in 48th scale. See what this kit includes and some photos of a test shot, colours & markings in our preview....

Monday, June 27

Preview: New resin figures & add-ons for your 35th scale kits from Panzer Art...

Panzer Art has brand new figure sets and some insulation for your 35th scale dioramas this month. We take a good look at them to see all the detail included in our preview...

Sunday, June 26

In-boxed: 1/35th scale V-1 Flying Bomb w/ Interior from Takom

Clayton Ockerby has already built Takom's V-2 in 35th scale. The perfect candidate then, to take on their new "full-interior" V-1 flying bomb? First, he gives us a look at what's in the kit in his in-boxed review...