Thursday, July 30

Alpine’s new 35th scale figure of Joachim Peiper with a comrade sus out the opposition…

Alpine Miniatures have releases two twin sets in 35th scale this month. Just now available is this set featuring both an SS soldier and the figure representing the controversial figure of Joachim "Jochen" Peiper. Peiper - an SS commander during WWII was tried and convicted for being in command of troops who participated in the “Malmédy Massacre”. Well we will cut past these other considerations and show you the figures painted up in today’s preview…

Wednesday, July 29

Masterbox’s 35th scale “Modern UK Infantrymen, Present Day" build review...

Masterbox’ modern warfare figures are now a good supplement for all of their WWI & WWII figure sets in 35th scale. Even better is now we see British modern soldiers in the mix. Would the figures themselves equal the good premise? Let’s have a look in our construction review…

Tuesday, July 28

Hobbyboss’ August assortments have a soviet flavour with one exception…

The featured kits from Hobbyboss for august feature three Russians with one Intruder amongst the mix – see what we are talking about in our august preview.

Monday, July 27

Bandai’s new 1/12th scale Sandtrooper figure model preview…

Hot on the heels of the model kits from Bandai of Star Wars characters, C-3P0, R2D2 and the other 1/12th Stormtrooper figures, we have more information on the Bantha-riding, droid-searching, side-by-side riding and generally a little bit dirty Sandtroopers of the Imperial forces. Let's take a look at this new kit in our preview…

Sunday, July 26

A German with a nice rear end waiting for a pick up! AFV Club's Kfz.100 L4500A W/ Bilstein 3t crane built up in our preview…


This long awaited adaption from AFV Club is here and ready to make a nice little scene in your field diorama. We can already think of many ways you could display this kit. Let’s take a look at the new boxart and the built up kit in today’s preview…

Saturday, July 25

Several built up kits from Revell of Germany’s August assortment sees some variety in it’s ranks

A flash pony, a pretty fighting falcon in a very small size, a boxer that isn’t a Porsche, a paint set with a battery powered car, a candy bomber and a “mickey mouse tank. These are the new Revell of Germany’s new items for August…

Friday, July 24

FineMolds 1/72 F-14D Tomcat / Model Graphix combo kit – Part 2

Today Gary sets off on a build of many parts. The new FineMolds 72nd scale F-14D Tomcat kit is being delivered to model makers in a peculiar way. The kit comes in four different parts via a package with the Japanese model magazine “Model Graphix.” We will look at each of these magazine parts that supplement the model sprues that come along with it. Today part 2 of the kit with – Model Graphix 8 & sprues C, D & E.

Thursday, July 23

First eyes on "Eyes of the Fleet" Kittyhawk's new 32nd Kingfisher test build..

The OS2U Kingfisher observation floatplane is next in the 32nd scale catalogue from Kittyhawk. This ungainly but strangely attractive aircraft is a great kite to have in many different scenarios on water, the air or on a carrier deck or winch. Let’s look at the pictures of the test kit provided by Kittyhawk.

Wednesday, July 22

FineMolds 1/72 F-14D Tomcat / Model Graphix combo kit – Part 1

Today Gary sets off on a build of many parts. The new FineMolds 72nd scale F-14D Tomcat kit is being delivered to model makers in a peculiar way, the kit comes in four different parts via a package with the Japanese model magazine “Model Graphix.” We will look at each of these magazine parts that supplement the model sprues that come along with it. Today part I – Model Graphix 7 & sprues A, B & C.

Tuesday, July 21

Hasegawa’s new items for October are named – and maybe a little different to when you saw them last.…

Hasegawa’s new items for October are full of familiar faces but those faces have had a face lift. Cartoon war machines, racers on two and four wheels and some serious metal are all part of October’s haul  – along with Prowlers, lightnings, Messerschmitts, macchis, airliners,flankers, Hondas and a BMW -  Let’s have a look in our preview…