Thursday, April 5

Review: Eduard 1/48 Fw190A-7, ProfiPACK edition

Eduard from the Czech Republic released a famous fighter from the German Luftwaffe in 1/48th this month that Wasn't the Bf-109E! Czech out the last in the line of the Fw-190 variants in this the a-7 version of this famous fighter.

Saturday, March 31

Starfire Schemin' - Walkaround colours for the new 1/48th F-94C from Kitty Hawk

To investigate – and to celebrate – the new release by Kitty Hawk of the new tool F-94C Starfighter in 1/48th scale we have an excellent pair of galleries of both of the schemes that are the chosen colours in the kit. Both of these aircraft have been snapped many times and these give you some idea of the intricacies of each paint job of the two schemes – have a squizz at the pictures..

Friday, March 30

Review & Mini Construction: H-K Models Co. 1/32 B-25J “Glass Nose” Bomber


Landing on the desk in a massive box we have for you today the H.K. Models B-25 in 1/32 to review – This kit is the 95% finished article of the kit you will see in the shops. Only missing the landing gear and proper decals from the box, the kit itself is the same as you will buy from your favourite vendor. Let’s look inside to this box to see just what this much talked about and long awaited kit is all about.

Sunday, March 25

Squadron/Signal releases the armour and chroincles the Superfortress

 
 




New books on the horizon (just released actually) from Squadron/ Signal productions this month – a new “Walk around” book for the Jagdpanzer 38 “Hetzer” German tank destroyer as well as a popular “In Action” book on German armoured cars which looks set to impress the “paper panzer” lovers while a second in the excellent “Chronicles” book looks to keep B-29 Superfortress lovers head down reading all about this famous bomber's operations for a while yet, if it is half as good as the  "Chronicles of the P-61 Black Widow" book we are all in for a treat! – read on to see more from Squadron…

Thursday, March 22

Preview images of decals for the Ju-87B & B/R from Eagle Editions in three scales

 Eagle Editions have just sent us images of their new decal sets fo teh Ju-87B early model  Stuka in all three scales - the images we have show famous shemes on both sheets - looking forward to these!!

Tuesday, March 20

Revell Kit:07651 London Bus Pt III - Cabin Fever and Keeping the Engine at bay

In PT IIICabin Fever" – We dress up the front of the bus and get the cabin and engine bay ready so we can start to get the passengers on…

Monday, March 19

Dragon unleash their small scale snake ???

I remember as a child a friend of mine got a “state of the art” (then) SR-71 Blackbird kit from ARII in 1/144 – it looked so bad-&$$ that I fell in love with the shape as soon as I saw it – then as an adult I saw the real thing – I still think it is made by alien technology – Kelly Johnston knew too much!

Anyway I digress from the subject at hand – Dragon have made a new tool kit of the “Habu” in 1/144th scale and the features and promise of the kit are indeed tempting – even in such a small scale – let’s look at the preview CAD stuff and feature list

Saturday, March 17

Review: Alpine Miniatures 35135: 1/35 SS Panzer Crew Kursk (2 Figure set)

Alpine Miniatures have released two new figures this month – Sculpted by Sang-Min Lee these two individual figures (35133 + 35144) make up a set called SS Panzer Crew Kursk 35135. Let’s take a look at these two tankers and see if they are cut from the usual impeccable Alpine cloth…

Friday, March 16

Academy releases updated with exciting new tool Hetzer and an Accurate Avenger

Academy have sent news of two new kits for both World War II aircraft and tank modellers. These kits are new toolings and look to be great releases - although there isn't a lot of news yet  well try to see what can be deducted from the Promo Shots. Click on below for these and other Academy releases info that we have to hand.