Thursday, May 13

Preview: Takom's new ERA with M9 Dozer blade for your M60 in July...

Takom add the bad-az looking M9 bulldozer blade to their already cool-looking M60a1 With ERA kit in their July release. We have some images of these rare tanks and some info on the Takom kit in our preview...

Dio Dump - marking scenes & modellers happy with new items this May...

Dio Dump - a great diorama & aftermarket company from the Netherlands that always seems to come out with interesting & high quality scenery and accessories for the modeller looking to "make a scene". Today we take you through just some of their May new items in our preview...

Wednesday, May 12

Build review Pt. I: 1/35th scale FCM 36 with figure set from ICM Models

Clayton Ockerby likes "dinky" little tanks, and never having made an ICM kit before what better kit to start on that the 1/35th scale FCM 36 with figure set included. Today he gives us the first of two parts of his story with his build review of this kit...

Tuesday, May 11

Build Review Pt:I: Suyata's 1/32nd scale "Madness of the Street Luna & Selena"

Suyata has hit us with a whole bunch of varied and interesting model kits. "Madness of the Street Luna & Selena" is the combination of a futuristic car & driver - both in 32nd scale, with a lot of colours, armament & neo-futuristic gear on board. See how Will Vale took it on in Pt.I of his build review...

Monday, May 10

Read n' reviewed: SU-100 Self-propelled Gun - Red Machines Vol.2 from Canfora Publishing

The second book in the "Red Machines" series by Canfora Publishing features the mighty Su-100 self-propelled gun. This all-new 176-page book is full of photos, line drawings and history of the type to make you an expert in no time. See what Paul thought of this book after he read it in his review...

Sunday, May 9

We preview AMMO's latest products for May available now...

AMMO has lots of solutions for modellers this month, magazines on all types of wear and damage, files, acrylic shaders, soldier & aircraft sets, a 4BO solution and Stalingrad in print. We look at them all in our May AMMO preview...

Saturday, May 8

Preview: Meng's 35th scale Panther A "Early" - now with boxart to add to the plastic...

Now they must be close to release on this one -  today we got beautiful box art of  Meng's 1/35th scale German Medium Tank Sd.Kfz. 171 Panther Ausf. A "Early" fom Meng Model. The plastic we have seen some of already - but this art really is very nice. See what the test kit looks like and some of the kit's features in our preview

Friday, May 7

In-box review: 48th scale Dornier Do-17Z Kampfstift from Eduard

Eduard's latest boxing of the Dornier Do-17Z in 48th scale is always going to be a case of "What did they add to the ICM kit in this boxing?" Gary takes a look inside at the parts and what's included in his review today on TMN...

Thursday, May 6

Preview: Italeri's five May releases in art, sprues & colours

Italeri has given us news of their five releases of May - A colourful Italian trainer, A large turbo-charged Iveco, A blue volvo that can be any colour you want, A valiant Crusader & a bit of light chaffing?. We have art, decals, colour choices and sprue pictures of all five in our preview...

Wednesday, May 5

Read n' Reviewed: Bear In The Mud - Modelling the Russian Armor in Eastern Europe from Pla Editions


Pla Editions recently released a follow-up to last year's special on Russian armour modelling. While "Bear in the Sand" looked at Russian armour in warmer climes, this book, "Bear in the Mud" - well - you get the idea! See what Paul thought of the book after he read it & what's inside in his review...

Tuesday, May 4

Preview: 1/35th scale Maybach Hl 120 Engine for Panzer III/IV Family With Repair Crew from MiniArt

Miniart continue to add interesting parts for your dioramas with this, a set of two crew or repairmen and the engine of a Panzer III or IV for a workshop scene. These will add to many of their other workshop figures and sets and we have info and images of the plastic and the scene in our preview...

Monday, May 3

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

Andy Moore is in the home straight with both of MiniArt's new 3rd Series & 1918 Pattern Armoured Car kits in 35th scale. Today he shows us part III of his build process as he nears the end of construction with both kits...

Sunday, May 2

Preview: Barracuda's eleven new sets in three scales for your aircraft this May

Barracuda Studios have eleven improvement sets in three scales for many of your aircraft kits this May. We have info, images and links of where to find out more in our preview...

Saturday, May 1

Sukhoi SU-30SM Flanker C From Kittyhawk 1/48th scale


Alister Curnow has finished his build, paint & weather of the 48th scale Su-30SM "Flanker C" from Kittyhawk. A complex & detailed model with a lot of delicate work to finish it off, Alister stops by to tell us just how he did it in the final part of his story...