Wednesday, November 23

Bandai’s "Rogue One” kits continue with a new TIE Striker in 72nd scale…

To add to the other “Rogue One” Star wars injection moulded kits comes the news that Bandai is also making the new “TIE Striker” atmospheric fighter in 72nd scale along with key points and images so take a look at this new kit in our preview…

Tuesday, November 22

A new learning DVD from J.M.Villalba: Detailing, painting and weathering United States WWII fighters


Last year we looked at the very good learning video from top modeller J.M.Villalba called "RLM - Painting and Weathering Luftwaffe WWII aircraft." Now, a year later, we have a new DVD covering the other side of the air war in WWII. USAF aircraft get the same expert modelling treatment in his new DVD. We have the info and a video snippet in today's preview...

Monday, November 21

Get on the "Thunder model" train this January for their new German Gedeckter Güterwagen G10

“Thunder Model” has been on our early warning radar for a while. They are releasing a new kit to follow up their Hetzer recovery tank and Case Vai Tractor. Now we have the most common railcar during WWII. This covered wagon looks pretty good for dioramas and any scenic models. Let's have a look at what is coming in CAD form...

Sunday, November 20

Hasegawa have already begun the new year with their January 2017 Releases...

Don't know what you are doing in January? Hasegawa do! They have released a list of several new and kind of familiar kits for release in January of 2017. We have som information and pictures in today's preview of January's new year releases...

Saturday, November 19

Bronco are supporting the Axis? preview details of their new 1/35th scale Skoda LT Vz35 & R2.

So, Bronco are supporting the Axis now?  We have some preview details on their new 1/35th scale Skoda LT Vz35 & R2. We have the CAD images of the features and some info on the real tank to Czech out...

Friday, November 18

Snap..Fit? We get the lowdown on Meng's new 48th Mustang kit..

Having built both the Tamiya and Dragon kits in 1/32, several tothothers48th and 72nd scale and being quite a fan of the aircraft, Gary Wickham was the natural choice to build the new MENG 48th scale P-51D. This interesting kit is said to come together without even using glue! Let's see if the premise can come true in a quick look at the kit before Gary starts to cut and "push" parts together...

Thursday, November 17

24 new products from Black Dog in 72nd, 35th & 48th scales this month...

Black Dog from the Czech republic have so many new items of every type from a resin conversion and improvement company that we dare not warble too much about them in the prologue, just have a look at these new items to see what you might like yourself.

Wednesday, November 16

Read n' Reviewed: Static Model Manual# 12 "Dioramas Inspiration"

Today we had a read of the short but sweet instalment from the Static Model Manual series. This one is the 12th in the series and it is targetted in on dioramas. Let's see if it made a scene for us...

Monday, November 14

"What-if" in a big way with the third missile in Bronco's new item preview

The latest in WWII german rocketry is next for Bronco models as they release their new "Rheintochter" German R-3p Surface-to-Air Missile. This space age looking missile will interest many a modeller, with a few different options for a launching platform, let's have a look in our preview.

Sunday, November 13

Read n' Reviewed: AK Interactive's Tanker Techniques Magazine Issue 04: "Damage Inc."

We are four issues into the "Tanker Techniques" magazine now. That is four issues, each with a certain theme, we have had extreme rust, extra armour a bit of dirt, and now for issue four we get "damaged." Let's have a look at what AK Interactive's showpiece magazine has in store for us this issue...