Saturday, February 27

Cobra-CADS? ICM release the snake with first vison of the "Early" model in 32nd scale

We first saw this in our 2021 ICM catalogue preview last month, ICM is planning two 32nd scale AH-I Huey Cobra attack choppers to be released this year. We look att he CADs from ICM and the info we have on the kit in our preview...

Thursday, February 25

Preview: Das Werk's new VK4501(P) "Rammtiger" in 1/35th scale

In probably the most unusual 35th scale armour kit in the last few months (if not days) today Das Werk presents us with their new kit in co-operation with Amusing Hobby, the VK4501(P) "Rammtiger" in 1/35th scale. see what we know about the kit and the paper panzer behind it in our preview...

Tuesday, February 23

Mask Review: 1/72nd scale F-35A / F-35B Paint Masking Sets from Galaxy Models

Having already made his own F-35 in a heavily masked pattern there is no one more qualified than Gary Wickham to comment on the usefulness of Galaxy Models new trio of masks for the 72nd scale Lightning II's. See what is in these sets and what he thinks in his review...

Monday, February 22

Build review Pt.1: 1/48th scale Sukhoi SU-30SM Flanker C From Kittyhawk

Alister Curnow is already halfway through the build of Kittyhawk's new 48th scale Su-30SM "Flanker C" two-seat fighter. This massive beast is a complex & detailed build, so Alister has stopped to give us some progress of the build and what he thinks so far in part I of his story...

Sunday, February 21

Twenty-three (23!) new products in three scales from Black Dog in February...

Black dog has twenty-three new products for release this February. Some excellent additions and alterations to your 72nd scale Hornet, Some German & Soviets fightin', cargo, stowage and USAAF figures to name a few. We show you each of them in our preview...

Friday, February 19

Preview - All the same detail but smaller price & scale? HK Models 48th scale Lancaster B MKI kit on the way...

HK Models have released what has long been anticipated in 48th scale - their Lancaster B MK.I kit with all of the features of it's larger companion, but at a smaller space footprint and lesser cost. See what we know about the kit so far in our preview...

Thursday, February 18

Preview: Issue #8 of Dioramag available to order from Pla Editions

The latest issue of Dioramag is already released for sale. Packed with inspiring articles and large-format photos of the dioramas and the artist's works we all strive towards. We have preview images and information of the stars of the latest in the series in our preview...

Tuesday, February 16

Twin-build review: Miniart's 35th scale Austin Armoured Car 3rd Series & 1918 Pattern kits

Andy Moore has already reviewed both of MiniArt's 35th scale new Austin Armoured cars, the 3rd Series & 1918 Pattern kits in 35th scale. Today he shows us his build process as he makes them both in a twin-build review showing the differences between them in his excellent "how-too".

Monday, February 15

Construction Review: Meng's 35th scale Merkava Mk.4/4LIC w/Nochri-Kal Mine Roller System.

Meng's new combination of the Israel Main Battle Tank Merkava Mk.4/4LIC with the very imposing looking Nochri-Kal Mine Roller System is the subject of Paul Lee's latest build. See how he made this imposing tank in his one-pat build review in today's news...

Sunday, February 14

We preview AMMO's latest products for February - available now...

For Ammo's releases of February, there are some great learning matter, paint & weathering materials and some very nice 3D printed accessories for your kits. See what's new in our preview...

Friday, February 12

Preview: Miniart tells us where to go with new Desert Shield signage...

Miniart continues to supply everything you need in your diorama in plastic and in paper form. In this case a brand new set of modern Kuwaiti signage from the Desert Shield era in 35th scale. See what is in the box and the signs that inspired them in our preview...

Thursday, February 11

Build review Pt.I: Vosper MTB 74 with crew from Italeri

Clayton Ockerby had been looking forward to building this - the  35th scale Vosper MTB 74 with crew in an updated kit from Italeri. Today he shows us the first steps of construction and gradual detailing of the kit to make it something special. See how he goes in Pt I of his build...

Wednesday, February 10

Review: Three new aircraft bases from Galaxy models

Galaxy models continue to bring out new and much-needed products for the modeller. Toi add to their mask and toolsets we have already reviewed here on TMN we add these, new aircraft bases to the mix. Gary takes a look at them with some of his own kits in his review...

Monday, February 8

Build Review Pt.I: Meng's 12th scale Ford GT 40 Mk.II 1966 Le Mans

Saying that Gary was excited about Meng's new 1/12th scale Ford GT 40 Mk.II 1966 Le Mans is an understatement, and he isn't alone. The promise of a snap-tight fit with a great degree of detail & accuracy on such an iconic vehicle combined make the kit a very exciting prospect. The best review is a build review, so Gary got straight to getting to know the kit while pausing to show you all the basics of the model before the big build begins...

Sunday, February 7

A fourth new Wingspan from Canfora Publishing - The pinnacle of 32nd scale aircraft at a great pre-order price

The fourth volume of Canfora Publishing's series of lavish publications featuring 32nd scale aircraft exclusively is almost with us. We have some images of what is in the book as well as details of how to get this book at a significant discount for a short time in our preview...

Friday, February 5

Preview: Amusing Hobby's catalogue & new items for 2021

Amusing Hobby has already shown us some of their newest kits to for this coming year. But today we got that confirmation and a little more information on some of their new aircraft and armoured vehicles slated for release in 2021 with their new catalogue. See what's new in our preview...

Thursday, February 4

Preview: Italeri's February 2021 new items on sale now...

Italeri has followed their 2021 catalogue in short order with four items on sale in February. We have art, decals, colour choices and sprue pictures of all three kits in our preview...

Preview: ICM Models Catalogue & new items of 2021-2022

We have been waiting for ICM's official releases in their new 2021 catalogue for a while now - after a few hints online, here are the official existing and new tooled kits from ICM for this coming year...

Tuesday, February 2

Two new sets - “In Enemy Hands” and “Pacific Warriors v.1” from Exito Decals this month...

Exito decals have two more freshly released sits of decals in 48th & 72nd scale with some famous captured allied and pacific warbirds on offer. In our preview, we look at the sheets, the schemes and what to expect in these two sets...

Monday, February 1

Want a lift? Miniart picks up where they left off with the Type AA Town truck...

MiniArt is quite a canny modelling company - getting the most out of all of their moulds with new combinations of their previous kits and bits with new decals and colour schemes to make a completely new model. We look at their latest tow truck in 35th scale in our preview...