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A number of months ago, it was announced at one of the Trade Shows that Trumpeter was working on a 1/35th scale model of the German Br52 Locomotive. Now, thanks to Trumpeter, we can give you a 'taster' with some details and the first image of the Box-Art...
A few weeks ago, I reviewed two of the recent publications from the Polish Publisher Model Centrum in their superb Armor PhotoGallery series. Now comes news of two more titles a book on the Sherman Firefly and the 28 cm K5(E) Leopold...
Panzer Resin Models is a Brazilian company who produce both full kits and conversion sets in 1/35th scale. Their products have featured both here (in the News Section) and in the Reviews section. They have now announced one of their most intriguing releases yet - a 1/35th scale conversion set for the Canadian 'Skink' AA Tank....
Academy are showing some interesting (future) developments on their European website..
This is Scalewerke’s 1st online modelling contest and we decided to start small but with a specific topic. This year the focus is on Military Figure Painting in Camouflage, as long as it is a “Military related figure in camouflage”. Scale will be 1/35, 1/32 & 54mm only. Visit our website for further details. www.scalewerke.com
For many people, 1/35th scale buildings are one of those time-consuming tasks which are perceived to be complex and difficult to execute with conviction. There are certainly many buildings available from the AM people which in most cases give superb results. However, sadly, what puts many modellers off is the relatvely high price of these kits. Now, it appears, help is at hand from the Ukrainian company, Miniart Limited...
MiniArt Limited is a Ukrainian company who specialize in 1/35th scale plastic figures and, unusually enough, buildings in the same scale. In this News Story, we are going to look at their 1/35th New releaases in figures - I will be doing the buildings in a seperate story....
Osprey Publihing continue unabated with their release schedule. November will see a variety of new books covering several VERY different themes...
Quartermaster's Depot October Releases!

Scorpions and Scimitars
British Chieftains
Warsaw Pact T54 & T55 #5
Warsaw Pact T54 & T55 #6
M7 Priests of the 1st Cdn Army & 3rd Cdn Inf Div.
Previously announced on some of the Far-East bulletin boards, Trumpeter have now officially announced a long-awaited AFV kit, the KV-1E...
Trumpeter is a company which seems to love producing BIG kits.... A good example of this is their new (1/32nd scale) Aviation Releases...
The Lost Battalion, a figure company out of Stewartville, Minn. featured two new releases from their line this weekend in Chicago. Early this week, photos of both figures were posted on-line.
Concord Publications have just announced their latest title in their highly-acclaimed Warrior series....
The following new releases can be expected from Lion Roar in October 2005.

Pegaso Model recently announced the following amazing new releases for October 2005...
I came across the recent new release by Spanish figure manufacturer El Viejo Dragón Miniaturas...
Ares Mythologic have recently announced the latest edition to their Greeks Series as well as new 35mm series.
We have just been sent 30 + images of DML's forthcoming Flak 37 kit....
Sadly, AFV Club doesn't follow the policy of its competitors and tends to put little faith into announcements of forthcoming releases. The first we usually learn of these is when they appear on the pages of the on-line stores...
Several new products were unveiled at the recent Tokyo Hobby Show. Several more are now beginning to become available and in addition, there are a number of others which are going to 'slot-in' to Cyber Hobby's release schedule....
The wait is almost over for Airfix's 1/72 scale kit of the TSR-2, Britain's potentially world-beating aircraft that was cancelled by the Labour government in the 1960s. After 40 years, the TSR.2 remains one of the most controversial aircraft projects in history, sounding the death-knell many famous names in the British aircraft industry.
There's plenty for Spitfire fans to be excited about as Airfix have released pictures of the early test-mouldings of their forthcoming 1/48 scale Spitfire Mk. IXc.
Rest Models have recently announced their future 1/35 and 1/48 scale releases. Included are two exciting 1/48 scale Soviet releases, and a 1/35 scale Post-WWII Soviet tank!
The Japanese manufacturer, Tristar contnues with its new release program. This time the launch of a new 1/35th figure set and FOUR 1/72nd AFV Crew sets...
Robert Grabowski of the Polish manufacturer Armorscale has just mailed to give us details of the company's interesting new 1/35th barrels and mantlets....
Autumn 2005 is really turning out to be the season for 1/48 scale Butcher Birds with Tamiya's announcement of the imminent released of an Fw 190A-8
Just announced by Gray Creager of Colorado Miniatures are three releases from the interesting Japanese figure company of Yosci
The Ukrainian manufacturer Ace Models has just anounced it's latest release - a 1/72nd Scale Panzerabwehrkanone Pak.43....
A New Minnesota-based company has recently released two large-scale busts of modern US figures and has it’s sights set on delivering additional products focusing primarily on modern American figures.
The last month or two has seen some interesting movements over the change of ownership of several brands of accesories and figures... Amongst them, is the well-known Tiger Werke brand... Now in this news story, the excellent news comes thru that Tiger Werke is very much back in business and that the 1/35 scale resin armor/diorama accessories are available again.
Eduard are as prolific as ever and the following is just a taste of what they have in store for aircraft modellers this winter.
Classic Airframes have an exciting line-up of releases planned for the run-up to Christmas.
Coming very soon from Squadron's own brand Czech Model is a 1/48 scale model of the Curtiss SO3C Seamew, the WWII US Navy scout / observation floatplane.
French Model company DES Kit have recently announced the following interesting new releases:
Quite often, looking at the extraordinary releases that are announced by Dragon, in 1/35th scale, it's easy to forget the impressive work they are doing in 1/72nd scale. With this news story, a full run-down is presented with all the available images of all the future 1/72nd Armor releases...
Mig Productions continue to bring us a series of interesting releases. This month, three new releases - two for the armor modeller and one for the diorama builder. The latter is going to have a multitide of applications for armor and warship dios in 1/35th scale....
A month or two there was a major 'frisson' when DML announced their first 'Generation II' figure set. Now comes news of their second 'Gen II' Figure set...
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Well maybe not exactly "new", but very welcome, nevertheless. There's been a lot of speculation recently about which manufacturer's Spitfire Mk. IX / XVI would be inside Revell's new 1/48 scale release, with people trying to guess by the number of parts whether it would be from Hasegawa, ICM or Italeri/Occidental.
Once again, the Korean figure manufacturer, Seil Model has a number of highly attractive 54mm figure releases...
We've added a virtual element to the society. Located in the T-Factory Studio in Los Angeles you can stop in anytime. We might not always be at the workbenches, but you can still look around.
Although they have continued with their releases as normal over the last couple of months, few of the new releases from Andrea Miniatures have really captured my enthusiasm. That is, until this month... There are some VERY special figures coming out indeed....
That most interesting of 1/72nd scale specialists, Ace Model, continues to expand its catalogue and is promising some VERY interesting new releases in the coming months...
Once again, Osprey Publishing has a list of new books for many different tastes and interests. Going from Berlin of 1945 to U.S. Navy Aircraft Carriers, once again, Osprey is offering an excellent selection of books with both the modeller and military enthusiast in mind...
Alex Surzhenko, Director of Master Box Limited, has just advised us of two new 1/35 figure set releases that will be released and available soon....
From 24th to 25th of September the IPMS Austria held its - so far - biggest model exhibition and contest south of Vienna.
Two special topics gave a special touch to this event:

35 year´s anniversary of the winning of the formula one racing car world championship of the famous Jochen Rind, who unfortunately died in the same year in an accident.

50 years anniversary of the founding of the Austrian armed Forces of the 2nd Republic after the Allies ended the occupation of the country.

For everyone who has the 1/700th Scale Skytrex kit, now you can dress it up with the PE fret from our Starling kit....
Just arrived here at White Ensign Models , PE 7223 provides interior and exterior details for the 1/72 scale Kingfisher....
Eastern Front AMPS (the AMPS chapter of New Jersey), has announced its first show...


It's curious sometimes, to see just how quickly items announced at the Trade Shows gets announced on a company's website. A clear case in point are the new releases announced last week by Trumpeter in Japan...
There have been a number of threads recently, both here and on other sites, about the availabilty of DRA6286 Tiger I Initial DAK (3 in 1). Now in this news story, thanks to help from Dragon Models I am able to pass on the (definitive) information regarding availability....
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