Wednesday, May 11

Preview: Airframe Album No.18: The Fairey Firefly - A Detailed Guide to the Fleet Air Arm's Versatile Monoplane from Valiant Wings

The Fairey Firefly is the subject of the eighteenth title in the Airframe Album series from Valiant Wings Publishing. We have some info on this new title, and how to get it at a pre-order discount in our preview...

Tuesday, May 10

Preview: US 155mm Howitzer M1918 (USMC) in 1/35th scale from Das Werk

Known around the world in many names and types, from WWI to WWII and beyond, the 155mm howitzer adopted by the US Marines is the subject of Das Werk's latest release. We look at the package in our preview... 

Monday, May 9

Review: 1/48th scale Mistel S1 (German composite training aircraft) from ICM

Gary Wickham was interested in ICM's recent "2 in 1" (sorta) kit, in the form of the 1/48th scale Mistel S1 boxing. A combination of two of ICM's recent and not so recent kits with some new parts to mate them together. He takes a look at the package in his review...

Sunday, May 8

Preview: New in '72 - several kits on the way in June from IBG Models.

IBG Models have several 72nd scale releases for June. Amongst them is an additional item in the MiG-29 in Ukrainian service. We have a brief on each of them all in our preview...

Saturday, May 7

Preview: Italeri's four new kits for May in art, sprues & colours

Italeri has sent us the artwork sprues, colours & info on their releases in May to show you all. It looks like Britain Vs Germany all again with these "rad" autos and Stirling aircraft. See what we mean in our preview...

Thursday, May 5

Build Review Pt. II: Painting & Weathering Takom's 35th scale M114 A1 CRV

Clayton Ockerby definitely was surprised by Takom's recent kit of the M114 A1 CRV in 1/35th scale. So much so that his straight review turned into a build and then a painting article in short order afterwards. See how he got this lovely finish and what he thought about the kit in today's story...

Wednesday, May 4

Two of Hobbyboss' new arrivals are in our preview...

When we don't have the sprues, we get the CAD and even the built-up test kit of Hobbyboss' new releases in June. Included are colours & markings of the kits to help you size up what is new in our preview...

Tuesday, May 3

Prview: Andrea Miniatures new "Unternehmen Barbarossa, 1941 Obergefreiter" figure in both 16th & 35th scales...

Andrea Miniatures new figure "Unternehmen Barbarossa, 1941 Obergefreiter" from the "Eisernes Kreuz" series has just been released. It really did remind us of a famous set of WWII photographs. So we dug these shots, along with info on the new figures, for our preview...

Monday, May 2

Ammo's figures, tools & materials get on the grass & into the bush with their latest releases...

AMMO's new products of May are full of figures, flora, tools & materials for your dioramas. We look at each of them in our preview today...

Sunday, May 1

Preview: Trumpeter's new BIG kits of June are with us in sprues, colours & marking choices...

We always want to wait for Trumpeter to show their sprues before we post their new kit releases, Now, two large releases in scale & importance for June are with us in plastic, colours, CADS, decals & boxart. See the two complex kits in our preview...