Tuesday, October 10

Construction Review: Paul gets to build Panda Hobby's new 35th scale Kurganets-25 IFV Object 695

You have already seen the APC variant of this kit built up here on TMN, today in his construction review Paul gets to build Panda Hobby's new 35th scale Kurganets-25 IFV Object 695 - see how he went - from plastic to paint and weathering in his one-stop-shop article.

Monday, October 9

Read n' Reviewed: Forgotten Archives 2: The Lost Signal Corps Photos by Darren Neely

We were lucky enough to get a copy of the first edition of Forgotten Archives, The Lost Signal Corps Photos last year.  A large book full of previously unpublished photographs from the Signal Corps men of WWII. We liked the book very much – so when we heard a second book was released we put our hand up straight away. Now we have read it, see what we thought in our review...

Sunday, October 8

Construction Review: MiniArt's 1/35th scale Finnish Tank Crew

We have not seen much in the way of Finnish combatants during WWII in 35th sale injection moulded plastic. Miniart are one manufacturer willing to take on the more unusual choices of figures and vehicles, so it was no surprise to see them taking on the Finnish figures. We build them up in our review so you can see their worth...

Saturday, October 7

Six of the best Revell of Germany's kits in this month's new release preview

There were a LOT more new items from Revell of Germany this month - We had our pick with six of them, showing you their built-up models in this month's new releases preview…

Friday, October 6

A new encyclopaedia volume, mags & paint sets from AMMO this month in our preview...

The latest releases from the AMMO team - A new volume of the Encyclopedia of Armour, Aircraft & AFV weathering mags featuring fading shades & interiors of fighting machines,  we also see some WWII aircraft colours with two new sets. – See them all in the AMMO preview for October...

Thursday, October 5

Two 21st century foes from Panda Model meet on the plastic battlefield

Looks like Panda Hobby has a foot in both camps with their two latest heavy main battle tanks in 35th scale. From China, the ZTZ 99A and the USA's Abrams MBT. Check out the test shots in our preview....

Wednesday, October 4

Construction Review: Tamiya's new 35th scale "Wehrmacht Tank Crew Set"

All of Tamiya's releases seem to get a fair bit of attention no matter what the subject and how many other companies have made it in that scale. The new tooling of the 1/35th scale Wehrmacht Tank Crew Set is one of those – even though we have seen scores of similar kits, even from Tamiya themselves, it is interesting to see how the new tooled set may have improved on the older kits from themselves and others. Is it any good? Let's build them and see in our construction review...

Monday, October 2

MiniArt's T-55 mod 1963 in 35th scale is finally here & our preview has it covered inside & out

MiniArt has stopped teasing us with "mere" T-54's and now the big game is in town! The T-55 Mod 1963 with full interior in 35th scale is upon us, and now we have a lot of info about his new kit and what to expect in our preview...

Sprues, decals & box pics of the five new kits from Italeri in October

Italeri's five new kits for October include a Dauntless diver, a fast-moving Elf, a colourful 60-year old Italian, A tank after it's time and a  chrome plated Viking? See what we mean with our preview including colours, box art and sprues...

Sunday, October 1

Preview: New from Bronco Models - the M1224 MaxxPro MRAP 1/35th scale

The rise of modern vehicles on the battlefield and so in modelling has become something of a thing recently. With all of these new types coming out, why not get some of them in plastic? Bronco is listening, and they have their version of the M1224 MaxxPro MRAP looks pretty good from the information and the built up example we have seen - take a look at it in today's preview...