Wednesday, June 15

We feel the need, the need for 3D - New US Navy figures in 3 scales for your Tomcats from R2 Miniatures

R2 Miniatures has turned out four sets in three scales of very nicely detailed US Navy pilots. These could suit your Tomcat, indeed they are designed to fit your Tamiya, Trumpeter & AMK kits exactly. Get all the intel in our "Top" preview...

Tuesday, June 14

Construction review Pt I: ICM's 48th scale Douglas B-26K Counter Invader (& crew)

Like a lot of people, Alister Curnow was pretty excited to see ICM's 48th scale Counter Invader hit the market. He has now built the kit, but stopped halfway to show us how it builds. See his progress so far in his build article...

Monday, June 13

Preview: Meng's F/A-18F Super Hornet "Bounty Hunters"

Just in time for a certain movie in the cinemas where it is the star, Meng has released the second of its F-18F Super Hornets, exclusively in VF A2 markings. We take a look at some of the features of the kit and the "Bounty Hunters" aircraft in the flesh in our preview...

Sunday, June 12

Preview: Rado Miniatures Photo-etch & Panzerknackers - new releases in 1/35th scale for June 2022

Rado Miniatures has two new figures that help make up a four figure set (we will explain promise) of SS Men on a mission to liberate Budapest - Included in June's releases are some essential photo-etch stencils for your German vehicles. See what we know about the mission, the figures & photo-Etch in our preview...

Saturday, June 11

Preview: Ammo's books, tools, grass paint sets & some metal in their latest releases...

Ammo has several interesting and useful new items for sale in June. We have already looked at Roger Hurkmans new book - here are the rest of their wares on sale this month in our preview...

Book Preview: ”The Battle for Hungary 1944/1945” from Roger Hurkmans

Roger Hurkmans, one of our favourite modellers, is collaborating with Mirko Bayerl, Felipe Rodna & Ron Volstad in this new book from AMMO Publishing. We see more about this dream team's efforts in our new book preview...

Friday, June 10

Preview: The T-72B3M w/KMT-8 Mine Clearing System from Meng in 35th scale

The most up-to-date version of the T-72 (for now) the T-72B3M (with KMT-8 Mine clearing system) is MENG's latest 1/35th scale armour kit. Due to release in July, the kit's features are represented in our preview with CAD drawings. See what this kit is made of in our story...

Preview: Schwerer Kleiner Panzerkampfwagen in 35th scale on the way from Das Werk

The evolutional dead end of the "Schwerer Kleiner Panzerkampfwagen" is coming to the modelling world in 35th scale in July from the intrepid collaboration of Amusing Hobby & Das Werk. If you like Paper Panzers, or just something different, this could be an interesting prospect for you. See the info we have in our preview...

Thursday, June 9

Preview: Revell's June releases revealed in full colour...

We look at the four of Revell's releases for June. Striking colours in images showing them built up by Revell's own in-house modellers in our preview...

Wednesday, June 8

Preview: Gecko Models new 1/16th scale WWII German Army Panzer II Ausf.F light tank

Gecko Models new tooled WWII-era German Army Panzer II Ausf.F light tank is the perfect size to be scaled up into 16th scale. We can see this one in France, Africa or in Russia with plenty of stowage & equipment, battle damaged & worn. We look at the tank & the kit in CAD to see what Gecko are offering in our preview...