Tuesday, June 29

"Ohh the humanity!"..as Takom releases a pair of Zeppelins from out of the hangar...

Ships, flying boats, now AIRSHIPS? Takom continues to astound with designs of new crafts. These two are either the Zeppelin P or the longer Zeppelin Q class in 1/350th scale. See what the difference is between these two and the forthcoming kits in our preview...

Preview: Another pint-sized Panther on the prowl from Suyata

Suyata has followed up their earlier Panther & Strabokran with this, a full interior Panther A kit in 48th scale. We would be surprised if anyone needs aftermarket after seeing what is included here. See the features of the kit in our preview... 

Monday, June 28

"Hands On" review: 1/32nd scale Miles Magister Mk.14A from Mikro Mir

Gary had not examined a 32nd scale Mikro Mir kit before...and neither had most of us! So when he got to look at the new Magister Mk.14A in 32nd scale he thought he might make it a voyage of discovery for all. See what it was like when he got his "hands on" the kit in his review...

Sunday, June 27

Preview: Takom's First ship launches with the 350th scale Type 124 Sachsen class Frigate

Takom is "launching" their first ship model later on this year with the 1/350th scale Type 124 Sachsen class Frigate in plastic & photo-etch kit. Due for release in September (we think), the ship is being co-designed with Snowman model's help. We have some info on the class of frigates and the kit in our preview...

Preview: Takom's new 1/144th scale Lun-Class Ekranoplan

The massive "Lun" class Ekranoplan has been a surprise recent release from Takom, and today we have some more information on the kit. In our preview we look at the unusual and fascinating machine in real life & what's coming in the kit in our short preview...

Saturday, June 26

Res-Kit's 100+ (😮!)of new items for June in four aircraft scales....

There are a massive load of new update sets with resin & PE details, new wheels & weapons from Res-Kit in June. Over one hundred (actually 114!!) new sets for modellers in four scales for all types of aircraft. See what is new from res-kit this month in our preview...

Thursday, June 24

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

AMMO has lots of solutions for modellers this month, A guide on shaders, new paint sets for figures, Argentine & Soviet aircraft, new primers, photo-etch bending kit, 3D printed panzer tools, the new Plasticators and a bit of AMMO for life! See what we mean in our July new item preview...

Wednesday, June 23

Build Review Pt I: 1/35th scale T-34/85 Korean War from Italeri

The use of the T-34/85 in the Korean conflict upped the ante in tank warfare in that theatre, and so these are popular subjects with modellers. Italeri's new version of the Korean war theatre T-34/85 is with Andy King. He has built it and paused to show us the process in Pt I of his review...

Tuesday, June 22

Meng unleash their "Black Panther" the PLA ZTQ15 Light Tank in 35th scale

The People's Liberation Army's new PLA ZTQ15 Light Tank is known as the "Black Panther" - A light weight & agile tank, with the ability to operate in tight & high environments - it is the subject of Meng Models next release in 35th scale. We have some information on the kit & the real thing in our preview...

Monday, June 21

Takom's new 35th scale Battleship Yamato 3rd year Type 60-caliber 15.5cm gun turret

Takom's recent Yamato main gun turret in 72nd scale was a hit with modellers, so when the opportunity came for them to upscale - but go downsize to the 3rd year Type 60-caliber 15.5cm gun turret on that class battleship the question was "Why not?" We look at the use of the turret & what's coming in the kit in our short preview...