Friday, November 29

Construction Review: 1/32nd scale British Pilots (1939-1945) from ICM

We always seem to need more pilot and ground crew figures to populate our 1/32nd scale aircraft scenes. ICM has recently stepped up with the pilots and crew to match their new and forthcoming offerings in that scale. Gary has put the latest of these together in a review for you, see if these new British Pilots (1939-1945) from ICM are aces, or just cannon fodder in his review...

Wednesday, November 27

Build Guide Pt IV: Meng's 35th scale M911 C-HET & M747 Semi-Trailer Finale

Andy Moore has finished the great big MENG M911 C-HET & M747 Semi-Trailer in 35th scale in the sixth part of his guide with tips on construction, painting & weathering tips using AK-Interactive materials...

Tuesday, November 26

Preview: Miniart adds accessibility & new colours to their 35th scale Focke-Wulf Triebeflügel

MiniArt's new boxing of the 35th scale Focke-Wulf Triebeflügel adds a solution to the thought of "how the bloody hell does the pilot get in there" to the kit, not only that, but it adds all-new decals for six Axis machines including a Hydra version for all of those "what-if?" fans out there. Boxart, sprues and markings are all in our preview...

Monday, November 25

Just in case you needed a new version - Bronco models new 48th scale P-51D/K in Chinese Service (1949 Parade)

...And now for something a little different... A new P-51D/K Mustang in 48th scale... - hang on - what makes these a little different? The Mustangs that appeared in the 1949 military parade over Beijing in a show of strength are actually different to most Mustang kits you see as the first release from a model company. See the boxart, CAD drawings & colour profiles of Bronco's new kit in our preview...

Friday, November 22

Read n' Reviewed: "War Photographer 1.1" from PeKo Publishing

Not to be confused with volume I we reviewed earlier - this is the SECOND volume of PeKo Publishing's new book series called simply "War Photographer". These books travel through time with a single cameraman as they work their way throughout the conflicts they were stationed in. We have read this version from author Vyacheslav Kozitsyn, see what we thought in our review...

Thursday, November 21

Revell's November releases from land air, air and sea straight to you and me...

Revell has a few interesting kits for us this month. Some that will make great early Christmas presents if you can sneak them in! See the six kits on offer in November in our preview...

Wednesday, November 20

New Magazine Preview: Abrams Squad #31 - Modern warfare goes on...

Abrams Squad Magazine has already seen thirty issues of modern armour greatness. Now with issue #31, we have a whole bunch of new articles with the best that modern warfare modelling has to offer from some of the best modellers in the business, see what is in the latest issue in our preview...

Tuesday, November 19

Preview: Alpine Miniatures 1/35th Fallschirmjäger Division Set - Limited Anniversary Edition

A special set of four figures is due for release about now from Alpine Miniatures. This set is a limited release featuring four Fallschirmjäger figures that have been until now only available in sets of two or individually. Always highly sought after, we know you will be interested in these and we show you them in our preview...

Monday, November 18

Dry Fit Review: 48th scale Douglas B-26B-50 Invader (Korean War) from ICM

He has waited a long time for this, and now Gary has his hands on the new B-26B-50 Invader (Korean War version) in 48th scale from ICM. He has fitted a lot of the kit together and compared and contrasted it with the real thing, now see what he thought and how it goes together in his dry-fit review...

Sunday, November 17

Four new kits with sprues, colours & boxart for November from Trumpeter

Four new products from Trumpeter should be hitting the shelves of your local hobby shop this month. A big German taking a dive, a cargo lorry with a special mission, John F Kennedy takes to the waves again and a truck with a severe leak out the front end? See what we mean as we look at the boxart, decal and marking choices and sprue layout in our new item preview for November.