Wednesday, October 31

Two new kits from Hobbybos: Boxart, colours & sprues in our preview...

We have been waiting for the Hobbyboss website to show the sprues of these two new kits before we showed them in our preview. They have for us an anniversary Aussie Hornet and the fastest tank in the world in an early incarnation. See the colours, boxart and sprues in our preview...

Tuesday, October 30

Build Guide Pt II: Meng Models 35th scale M911 C-HET & M747 Semi-Trailer (Trailer.)

Andy Moore has completed the trailer part of the build of Meng's 35th scale M1911 C-HET Tractor / M747 Heavy Equipment Semi-Trailer. We have seen how it goes together, but how do you beat it up to look like a well-weathered tool of the US Army, then in private use? Let's have a look in his guide...

Monday, October 29

Construction Review: Alpine Miniatures 1/35th scale US 101st Airborne Trooper Set

The release of two new figures in 35th scale from the 101st Airborne in WWII  from Alpine Miniatures will satisfy a lot of modellers who want that Alpine quality in an Allied flavour. We put them together in a detailed review to see if the same passion and quality went into these as the other releases in the Alpine catalogue ...

Saturday, October 27

Masterbox brings Truckers, some cab-mates & a little Jesus to our modelling benches...

Big rigs, precious cargo & a bit of "Jeezuz" are on the menu with Masterbox' latest figures in their auto and truck line. We take a look at what info is out there so far in our preview...

Thursday, October 25

Read’n Reviewed: The Weathering Magazine #23 "Die-Cast"

Issue 23 of the Weathering Magazine from Ammo Publications has an interesting proposition - How do you convert a die-cast object to what us modellers would think is an outstanding replacement? See just what Paul thought about the idea after he read the magazine in his review...

Wednesday, October 24

TMN on Tour: Scale Model Challenge 2018 show Eindhoven NL...

We have a bunch of pictures from the 2018 Scale Model Challenge in Eindhoven, NL from the weekend just passed. Our friend Romain from the AMAC 35 model club sent us a great cross-section of amazing models with great photography from the show. See some of the entries in our tour...

Tuesday, October 23

Preview: "Luftwaffe Bombenpersonal, 1940" in 72nd, 48th & 32nd scales from Eisernes Kreuz

Need a crew to bomb up your new 32nd scale early WWII Luftwaffe bird? having trouble finding one in a high quality? Andrea Miniatures & Eisernes Kreuz have just the set for you. Their new "Luftwaffe Bombenpersonal, 1940" in 72nd, 48th & 32nd scales in our preview...

Saturday, October 20

Construction Review: Bundeswehr German Military Men Present Day in 1/35th scale from Masterbox Models

Masterbox has a new set of figures to suit your modern day Bundeswehr German Military men. These soldiers are in 35th scale and can be depicted on or around vehicles Present day. We put each of them together in our review to show you how they build up and just what is in the box in our review...

Thursday, October 18

More Panzer "Phwoar" from Border Model...

We have a little more information on the Ta - sorry I mean Border Model Panzer IV Mid/ Late version in 1/35th scale that is due soon. See the CAD pictures as it gives up some secrets in our preview...

Wednesday, October 17

Read ‘n Reviewed: Third World War: The World in Crisis from Ammo of Mig Jiminez

When this new book called "Third World War: The World in Crisis" from Ammo of Mig Jimenez was first advertised it sure did trigger a lot of people. The advertising video came out at the height of US/ North Korea tension earlier this year - a lot of people took it as a knock on the current US President. Seems that it was a book about models after all! Futuristic "What-if?" scenarios shown by some of the best modellers around, we set Paul on to reading it and this is what he found in his review...