Sunday, November 8

Construction Review: 1/35th scale US 101st Airborne Set #2 from Alpine Miniatures

Always a favourite because of their rarity in the hobby, WWII-era US Paratroopers are often sought after by modellers. When Alpine Miniatures are making the set...well the interest meter goes up! See a little bit more about Alpine's latest release, the gear & history of the unit in our review...

Saturday, November 7

We preview AMMO's latest products for November available now...

AMMO welcome the end of 2020 with a new book of "How to" for 1/144th scale propeller planes, the Encyclopedia of figures finale, new weathering sets, 3D printed essentials and lots of other novel products in November's releases...

Friday, November 6

Preview: MiniArt's 35th scale Pz.Beob.Wg.IV Ausf. J Late/Last Prod. 2 In 1 W/crew

Miniart has the second in their line of new Panzer IV's coming in a "2 in 1" kit that enables you to make a Pz.Kpfw.IV Late or Final Production Pz.Beob.Wg.IV Ausf.J. We have some of the features of this new kit and the real thing in our preview...

Thursday, November 5

Preview: Italeri's five latest releases are large in scope, in subject & they are out now...

Italeri has five kits in different scales, genres & difficulties on sale in November with some serious modelling to be had just before Christmas. We have art, decals, colour choices and sprue pictures in our preview...

Wednesday, November 4

Preview: "Wingspan Special #1" focussing on the F-16 from Canfora Publishing


Canfora Publishing has had a few very nice releases for aircraft modellers in their "wingspan" series of books. A new version of the book in a smaller form covering only one aircraft model in more detail is about to be published. The subject - the F-16 Fighting Falcon on 32nd scale. See the images of this new book and the contents in our preview...

Tuesday, November 3

Preview: The new 35th scale Vietnam War-era LARC-V emerges from Gecko Models

Gecko Models has been planning this one for a while, the LARC-V from the Vietnam War-era is due soon in plastic injection in 1/35th scale. We have a little on this kit and of the real thing in our preview...

Monday, November 2

Pt III Build review: 1/35th scale AC-40-137A Soviet Firetruck from ICM Models - Gettin' cosy in the cab...

Andy Moore continues on with the build of the AC-40-137A Soviet Firetruck in 35th scale from ICM. Today he follows on from the chassis and running gear on to the cabin and internal details. See how he gets the most out of the kit in the penultimate part of his build...

Sunday, November 1

Construction Review Pt 1: 1/35th scale British FV510 Warrior TES(H) AIFV from Meng Models

Meng has made a lot of modellers happy with the release of their 35th scale kit of the British FV510 Warrior TES(H) AIFV. Andrew Judson has made his own version of the kit and is currently painting & weathering it - but, he has stopped to show us the kit and how it goes together in his construction review...

Saturday, October 31

Preview: Das Werk's new Pz. Sfl. Ia 5cm Pak 38 tank destroyer VK3.02 in 1/35th scale

Das Werk has adapted their 35th scale Munitionsschlepper VK3.02 into something far more dangerous in their latest incarnation of this mould. The prototype Pz. Sfl. Ia 5cm Pak 38 tank destroyer VK3.02, designed to be used with airborne troops. See what we know about the kit and the prototypes in our preview... 

Friday, October 30

A Patton & Jeep combo & "Bruno" from the Bismarck via Takom in November

Takom has two releases for November (coming sooner than we think) - the combo of two Korean War M46 Patton & Jeep in 35th scale. To top that off they have the massive "Bruno" turret from the battleship Bismarck in 72nd scale. See what we know about tooth of the kits in our preview...