Thursday, September 24

MiniArt’s new wares in the flesh at Lviv Scale Models Fest 2015

Recently we have been showing you some of the promised model kits yet to come from Miniart. This Ukrainian supplier has been a bit hamstrung by events recently and so it was good to see most of their new kits on display at Lviv Scale Models Fest. Let’s have a look at what they had there… 

Wednesday, September 23

Chieftain’s new clothes - In Box: Takom’s Chieftain MK 10

There has been quite some anticipation about TAKOM’s new Chieftain MK 5 & Mk.11 versions but also this – the Mk. 10 that Clayton has managed to get his hands on. He thought he would give you a quick look before he builds it...

Monday, September 21

Review: AOA Decals “Black Ponies & More Broncos” 21 schemes on one sheet...

With the highly anticipated Kitty Hawk 1/32 OV-10A Bronco coming this month we thought it was a great time to start looking for alternate to the kit decals to use. AOA decals are a company’s work we had not seen as of yet. So what better reason to give these a good going over – see what we thought about them in our in-depth review.

Sunday, September 20

AK Interactive’s new September items: Instructional, pigmented and very metal..

AK Interactive’s new September items see yet more shades in both the new Xtreme metal series with a book to show you how to get the best out of it, in fact there are three new books, new pigments and a few other bits to interest the real modellers out there – let’s have a look…

Saturday, September 19

Review:Three of Stalingrad's Kursk "Big Set" built and the rest previewed...

Alexander from Stalingrad Miniatures has sent us the latest set of figures to review from his 1/35th scale figures stable. This set depicts a bunch of rag-tag Soviet soldiers on the march in the battle of Kursk. This is a varied big set that you can buy as a whole or separate - Let’s have a look at three of the figures of this ten figure set as well as previewing the other figures…

Wednesday, September 16

Gary’s HK Models 1/32 Mosquito B Mk.IV Build Review - Part IV

Gary's fourth and final part of this build of the HK Models 1/32 Mosquito B Mk.IV Build is with us today. See how it all turned out and if all of the extra work on constructions showed up in the finishing process..

Tuesday, September 15

Takom Whippet Mk.A build Pt III - Painting and weathering the Whippet...

We have already seen Takom’s Mk.A Whippet Medium Tank reviewed and then put together in two articles here on TMN, Now Andy Moore uses his AMMO paints and a lot of skill to bring this little tank to life in part III of the build. What are his final thoughts? Let's see...

Monday, September 14

Gary’s HK Models 1/32 Mosquito B Mk.IV Build Review - Part 3

In part I we looked at the kit’s cockpit, detailed assembly and did a dry fit, in part II we painted some of the insides – now in part III of Gary’s build review the structure of the lovely HK Models De Havilland Mosquito B Mk. IV in 1/32nd scale goes together. See how he super details these internals before he finishes off the exterior in today’s build review.

Sunday, September 13

Clayton gets “on the grass” as he reviews AMMO’s latest scenery mats

One of the products picked up by Mig Jimenez’ AMMO range has been the terrain mats that give you a ready-made diorama ready to either use cut up or as is in your own dio scene. We haven’t seen them reviewed properly so Clayton thought he would show you his green stuff…

Saturday, September 12

Andy whips up his Whippet - Pt.II of the Takom Whippet Mk.A Build

We have already seen Takom’s Mk.A Whippet Medium Tank in a review by Andy Moore – Painting the completed kit will come in two day's time, but today Andy puts the kit together to REALLY show you what the fit and construction is like. Enjoy…