Thursday, August 13

Build Review Pt. I - Kitty Hawk's 32nd scale Dassault Mirage 2000C

Gary Wickham is one of the best at analysing a kit and getting the best out of what is offered to him. Today he begins his analysis and build of Kittyhawk's 32nd scale Mirage 2000C single-seater kit. See what he thinks of the model and how to get the best out of your own kit in part one of his build...

Wednesday, August 12

Paracel Miniatures new Elephants tankers and food wares - (ohh my)

Good luck for some - Paracel Miniatures are giving modellers more of what they want with three Vietnam War-era sets this month. Either a male or female Elephants and rider set and a T-54 crew at rest - the choice is yours. We look at all three in our preview...

Tuesday, August 11

Construction Review Pt.II: ICM's 48th scale Do 217J-1/2 WWII German Night Fighter

Part II of Andy King's build of ICM's new 48th scale Do 217J-1/2 WWII German Night Fighter is with us. Today he puts the rest of the kit together after overcoming some hurdles and adds a few improvements to the kit in the second part of the story...

Monday, August 10

Preview: AK Interactive's new FAQ & Post-Apocalyptic products for August

AK Interactive's August releases are very much of a theme this month - that of a Post-Apocalyptic theme on your modelling bench. They give us accessories that can be combined, learning materials to get the most out o your scene and an extension to the FAQ series to further enhance your dioramas. We have pics, prices, links and info in our preview...

Sunday, August 9

Build Review Pt I: 35th scale MB Military Vehicle (Jeep) Wasp Flamethrower from Meng Models

For the first in their new range of Jeeps Meng has gone with something obscure - but very interesting the Wasp Flamethrower. These were a fearsome but potentially very fragile vehicle and in an interesting, obscure subject for modellers. See how Andy Moore went about making this kit up in the first of a two-part article - today its inbox & construction time!

Friday, August 7

Build review: Bronco Models 1/350th scale Chinese Navy Type 055 DDG Large Destroyer

It all seems so simple - You look at a model in the box - limited parts count, simple construction & some good detail - what could go wrong? Paul Lee had this sensation as he took on Bronco's new 1/350th scale Chinese Navy Type 055 DDG Large Destroyer, the detail, simple construction & low parts count seemed like the perfect kit... See what happened on the way to him building & painting this kit to a very nice standard in his build review...

Thursday, August 6

Amusing Hobby's new 48th scale kit in the test shot phase - the WWII German VTOL Weserflug P.1003/1

The weird and wacky world of "Luft 46" and "what-if?" is a popular subject to cover as subjects get rarer. Amusing Hobby has spotted a machine that has not been made in 48th scale before - the tilt-rotor Weserflug P.1003/1 is nearly with us, the test shot going together. We have some info on the proposed design in real life & the model in our preview...

Tuesday, August 4

Enter the Elefant - Amusing Hobby's new 35th scale kit in CAD & in preview...

We have been waiting for the brother of the Ferdinand to come from Amusing Hobby. Now the Elefant arrives in 35th scale and we have some preview images of the CAD design of the full interior / exterior kit in our preview...

Monday, August 3

Preview: MiniArt's new 35th scale German Agricultural Tractor D8500 Mod.1938

MiniArt are making their own path with their new releases - you could say they are maybe even forging ahead - ploughing the opposition with this next one - a  German Agricultural Tractor D8500 Mod. 1938, or a Lanz "Bulldog" D8500 1938 is their latest kit in process in 35th scale. We look at the real thing and the kit that is coming from MiniArt in our preview...

Saturday, August 1

Improvements for the 48th F-14D & many other new products from Black Dog in 72nd, 35th & 32nd scales this month...

Black Dog from the Czech Republic has sent out a list of their very latest resin figures, diorama accessories & aircraft conversions to make your modelling just that little easier. If you have a 48th scale F-14 you will be impressed with some of these especially! See them all in our preview...