Saturday, January 8

Preview: Hasegawa's releases for March 2022

Hasegawa has released a list of their releases for March 2022 (already!) and we have a general feel for the kits on the way in the limited info we have. We look at each of them in turn in our preview...

Friday, January 7

Preview update: Test build finished! - MiniArt's new Tempo 1/35th scale E400 Hochlader Pritsche 3-wheel Truck

We have been following Ivan Kolesnikov's build process of Miniart's new Tempo E400 Hochlader Pritsche 3-wheel Truck over the last few weeks. Today he has finished the kit into a lovely civilian scheme. See how it turned out in the updated rolling preview...

Thursday, January 6

Preview: New 1/35th scale U.S. Mine Detectors From MiniArt

MiniArt has followed up its Royal Engineers & Mine detecting kits with this, the US side of the coin in "US Mine Detectors". This set includes not only the figures but the mines, detecting gear, self-defence weapons and soldier's gear. See the set looks finished in our preview...

Wednesday, January 5

Preview: 1/35th scale detail set for Möbelwagen 3.7 CM FlaK auf Fgst Pz.Kpfw.IV from Heavy Hobby


Heavy Hobby's new 1/35th scale detail set for either the Tamiya or Border Model Möbelwagen 3.7 CM FlaK auf Fgst Pz.Kpfw.IV sure looks impressive to us. We have photos of the base kit, how it improves the model & photos of the real thing in our preview...

Tuesday, January 4

Preview: Miniart's new BIG set - 1/35th scale Caen 1944 Pz.Kpfw.IV Ausf.H & Kfz.70 W crew...

MiniArt's first kit of the year starts them off in a "BIG" way - The combination of diorama, figures, decals, signs, a command car and Panzer IV Ausf H kit makes up this new set "Caen 1944 Pz.Kpfw.IV Ausf.H & Kfz.70 W crew". We see the parts, the individual dioramas pieces & all of it together in our preview...

Preview: Border Models new 88mm FlaK 37 & crew in 35th scale

In echoes of the Dragon kit in the past comes this new boxart for Border Model's new 35th scale 88mm gun with crew. See what we know about the kit in our preview...

Monday, January 3

Three new releases launching in January from Trumpeter...

Trumpeter's three newest kits are with us in plastic, colours, decals and boxart. See the two warships and the mobile missile delivery systems' contents in our preview...

Sunday, January 2

Preview: Hobbyboss new January items are with us in art, sprues, colours & decals...

The sprues, colours & markings for Hobbyboss' new items of January 2022 have just been released. So we thought it only right we show you what's coming, with information about the kit to give you a better picture of these two new big-box kits of January.

Saturday, January 1

Build review: 1/35th scale Austin Armoured Car Indian Pattern. British Service from MiniArt

As the best possible start to 2022, TJ Haller gives us his full build of Miniart's 35th scale Austin Armoured Car in the "India" pattern. See how he built, painted & weathered the kit in his excellent article...

Thursday, December 30

Build Review Pt I: BM-13-16 on G7107 Base from ICM in 1/35th scale

Andy King has stopped his build of ICM's new BM-13-16 on the G7107 truck base in 1/35th scale to recite his journey through the build in a nice guide for you, his fellow modellers. See how his kit went together & a little about the contents of the box in his review...