Monday, October 13

Review: The Forgotten Ace, The Fighter Pilot Gerhard Barkhorn from Luftfahrtverlag-Start

Most of us modellers and armchair experten will know of the high scoring ace Gerhard Barkhorn – though many non-modellers may have the familiarity of this multiple ace of many fronts of WWII. Luftfahrtverlag-Start and Bernd Barbas are set to remedy that with their latest book which follows his life and tries to shed some light on this somewhat overshadowed ace of WWII

Friday, October 10

A Damp Dutchie or a dirty Deutche? If you have a Fennek in your Future you might want to read this review..

The newest scout recon vehicle for the Dutch and German armies is the very cool looking “Fennek” – Trumpeter made it in 35th scale but it being so new not many people know how to model it well – Pla Editions who make the Abrams Squad magazines have made a special edition on modelling this new vehicle so you can get the best out of it – let’s have a look…

Thursday, October 9

Go on Guess what scale these are in? FlyhawkModel’s new FT-17 tank "riveted turret" build review

A pair of Renault FT-17’s in one box from new model company called Flyhawk? PE and the choice of two gun types? Brilliant details and Photo etch included? Hang on 1/72nd scale??

Wednesday, October 8

AK Goes all metal with new paint and books helping you to get the shades you need this October

AK Interactive has just released a great new range of paint for German and Allied crew and vehicles for the First World War and a book to boot – as well as some help with tracks and wheels and a brand new range of silver paints set to change the way you look at metallic oils. Read all about it in today’s news…

Tuesday, October 7

Gary completes his GWH F-15B/D as an aggressive Japanese J..

Gary has taken a lot of care making his new Great Wall Hobby F-15J into a masterpiece – we have seen him build it up now for pictures of the original aircraft and the whole model completed for those who want to cut straight to the chase!

Monday, October 6

Gary steps into third.. Great Wall Hobby's 1/48th scale F-15B/D Eagle Pt III

Gary Wickham's own version of the revised Great Wall Hobbies F-15B/D Eagle is all but finished in Today's Part III of his truly inspiring build. The Japanese Aggressor scheme needs a lot of care and masking and today Gary shows you how he got the best from his Japanese Eagle...

Sunday, October 5

Revell's staggering pick of varied items for October is with us in today's preview...

Revell of Germany’s latest items of the months of  October feature some really varied models due to suit a wide audience – the good thing is most of them have been built up to show us a little of their quality. Let’s have a look.

Friday, October 3

Italeri’s October new items - lots of soldiers and planes to keep us happy

Italeri has brought two MTB crews, a wargaming scale Cromwell, a Typhoon and a colourful Italian to the offering table this month – we have some images of the kits as sprues and some built up for you in today’s preview…

Thursday, October 2

Sherman was right! But your bench top war needn’t be hell with one of these…

Eduard have been releasing their upgrades with other companies mould recently  - and the inclusion of the very good Tasca /Asuka plastic of the 35th scale M4A1 Sherman to the mix of their decals and PE should be a good mix – let’s have a look..

Wednesday, October 1

Review: Barracuda Studios new Bf-109G-6 improvements in 32nd scale

Barracuda Studios makes some of the best resin improvement and correction kits around. When we were sent a few of their sets to match the 1/32nd scale Revell Bf-109G-6 kit we were most excited to see how they fit – and we thought we would compare them to the kit and the original aircraft to show you what we found in today’s construction review.