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December 12, 2018
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: TAT BAQUI
The latest title from Tankograd Publishing presents a comprehensive volume on the T-34 Model 1940 covering its development, production, and combat history.
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Copper State Models has released two sets of paint masks for their 1/32 scale Nieuport XVII
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Dora Wings has released a dual combo edition of their 1/72 scale King Cobra P63C & E
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Dora Wings has released their 1/48 scale Percival P.10 Vega Gull
IN ARMORAMA DIORAMAS   |   EDITOR: ENGIN KAYRAL
Useful letter and number sets from Yen Models.
IN ARMORAMA AFVS   |   EDITOR: FREDERICK BOUCHER
M36 LANDSVERK ARMOURED CAR from ARTITEC is a 1/87 resin and metal kit.
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: TAT BAQUI
Tamiya, in collaboration with Fine Molds, is set to re-issue select Japanese armor and softskin subjects as limited edition kits.
IN RAILROAD MODELING RAILROAD MODELING   |   EDITOR: FREDERICK BOUCHER
ATLAS has been working on their signaling systems and the bounty of their efforts are now ready for modelers in three scales: O, HO, and N.
December 11, 2018
IN RAILROAD MODELING RAILROAD MODELING   |   EDITOR: FREDERICK BOUCHER
SABRE MODEL announces their new 1/35 medium-duty German flat car rated for more than a 20-ton maximum load. It is a resin and metal kit.
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
MikroMir has made progress with CAD's for the Fokker G1 in 1/48 scale
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
HGW has released a riveting set that also includes seat belts and stencils for the Tamiya 1/48 scale Bf 109 G-6
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Neomega’s mixed media kit in 1/48 scale of a MacTaggart Scott design Cruiser aircraft catapult is back in production
IN AEROSCALE   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Fine Molds has re-released their 1/72 scale Bf 109 G-6 as two separate kits
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Reedoak has posted images of a test print of the Mirage III French pilot
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: ANDY BRAZIER
DN Models have released a set of RAM panel masks for Hasegawa's 1/72nd F-35B.
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: ENGIN KAYRAL
IN ARMORAMA FIGURES   |   EDITOR: ENGIN KAYRAL
Recon troops are the eyes and ears of each army. They conclude deep intel operations in the rear of enemy armies, run bold sabotage raids and gather all the information that is crucial for every army’s strategical movements. Whenever needed they fight along with regular infantry units. This time the offensive is at full swing, and during a deep intel mission the troopers managed to capture an unlucky Waffen SS tanker, that, once interrogated, can be a source of valuable info.
IN ARMORAMA FIGURES   |   EDITOR: ENGIN KAYRAL
Paracel Miniatures released new Arab tankers but this time from 1990s.
IN ARMORAMA FIGURES   |   EDITOR: MARIO MATIJASIC
The Bodi released new figures in 1/35 scale depicting WW2 era mechanics.
IN ARMORAMA FIGURES   |   EDITOR: MARIO MATIJASIC
After running several stories on new Darius Miniatures figures today, I realized we did not cover one of the company's previous sets which deserves to be shown even though these are not really news any more. Check out the LRDG truck crew and accessories!
IN ARMORAMA FIGURES   |   EDITOR: MARIO MATIJASIC
The second bit of news from Darius Miniatures covers the 1/35 scale British 8th Army and German Kriegsmarine soldiers. The figures can be purchased individually or in pairs.
IN ARMORAMA FIGURES   |   EDITOR: MARIO MATIJASIC
FeR Miniatures is well known brand among figure modelers due to their busts and large scale figures. The company recently ventured into 1/35 scale, releasing their Stahlhelm Series miniatures depicting soldiers from WW2.
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: CARLOS MARTIN
Dragon presents a limited-edition kit of the "Gongchen" tank, the very first tank used by the People's Liberation Army (PLA).
IN ARMORAMA FIGURES   |   EDITOR: CARLOS MARTIN
Darius Miniatures presents several new figures of WWII Italian Soldiers and WWI German Medics.
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: TAT BAQUI
Value Gear Details has been quite busy working on releases in various scales. Here we list down its 1/35 sets for use with WWII US half-tracks and tank destroyers.
IN ARMORAMA DIORAMAS   |   EDITOR: FREDERICK BOUCHER
BAILEY BRIDGE STANDARD BRIDGE is a new injection molded plastic 1/87 kit by ARTITEC. This is the base kit that can be expanded with their extension set.
December 10, 2018
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
ICM Holding is to release a 1/72 scale MiG-25 RB
IN RAILROAD MODELING RAILROAD MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Tangent Scale Models has released a number of General Steel Castings [GSC] 60’ flat cars in HO/1:87
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Dora Wings has shared images of the test build of their 1/48 scale Percival Vega Gull
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT: PROPS   |   EDITOR: ROWAN BAYLIS
New from Albatros Productions comes an in-depth guide to building two Wingnut Wings kits - the Sopwith Dolphin and the Pfalz D.IIIA.
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT: PROPS   |   EDITOR: HG BARNES
Inbox review of a future Aeroscale build.
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT: JETS   |   EDITOR: KEVIN BRANT
Building TRUMPETER's 2006 release of the Hawker "Seahawk" MK. 100/101
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT: JETS   |   EDITOR: KEVIN BRANT
Bill Cross reviews Italeri's big TF-104 G Starfighter trainer in 1/32nd scale.
IN ARMORAMA OTHER NEWS   |   EDITOR: TAT BAQUI
MiniArt is set to release this Soviet mine clearing device as a separate kit.
IN HISTORICUS FORMA FIGURE NEWS   |   EDITOR: MARCIN KARDASZEWSKI
Legion announced new bust:
IN HISTORICUS FORMA FIGURE NEWS   |   EDITOR: MARCIN KARDASZEWSKI
FeR released new kits:
IN HISTORICUS FORMA FIGURE NEWS   |   EDITOR: MARCIN KARDASZEWSKI
Andrea released new figurine in different scales:
IN TOOLS & MATERIALS   |   EDITOR: FREDERICK BOUCHER
FLAKE KING GUNS AND DRY METAL FLAKES are now available from AIRBRUSHES.COM.
IN RAILROAD MODELING GENERAL MODELING NEWS   |   EDITOR: FREDERICK BOUCHER
NOCH announces new items in time for Christmas: New Foliage for Realistic Scenery Design and Big 0 Scale Figures.
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Foxbot Decals has released a number of decal sets for the Ukrainian Air Forces Su-25UB in both 1/72 and 1/48 scales
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
SBS Model has released a rigging set designed for the Airfix 1/72 scale Tiger Moth
December 09, 2018
IN ARMORAMA FIGURES   |   EDITOR: MARIO MATIJASIC
Andrea Miniatures continues to produce extremely realistic figures. Their latest figure is a start of a new line - Purple Heart.
IN RAILROAD MODELING RAILROAD MODELING   |   EDITOR: FREDERICK BOUCHER
ATLAS is releasing photo-etched super-detail parts for N scale.
IN RAILROAD MODELING RAILROAD MODELING   |   EDITOR: FREDERICK BOUCHER
ATLAS announces their November selection of models in O, HO, and N.
December 08, 2018
IN RAILROAD MODELING RAILROAD MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Dapol has announced plans to produce a series of Class 67 diesel electric locomotives in N gauge
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Reedoak has been working on a modern French modern serviceman pulling a refuelling hose in 1/48 scale
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: DARREN BAKER
Legend Productions are continuing their releases of 3D mastered offerings in 1/35th scale. The latest releases look at a mix of heavy infantry or vehicle mounted weapons with the minigun making a number of showings this time around.
IN ARMORAMA FIGURES   |   EDITOR: ENGIN KAYRAL
A very well posed Mideast tank crew member cuddling a cat.
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT: PROPS   |   EDITOR: FREDERICK BOUCHER
COMPREHENSIVE SERIES SCALE MODEL AIRCRAFT MANUAL NUMBER 2 BUILDING AND DETAILING THE AMT 1/48 SCALE B-26 MARAUDER is a new manual from MIKE ASHEY PUBLISHING. This manual has 22 pages and 119 sequenced color photos.
December 07, 2018
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: ROWAN BAYLIS
Eagle Editions are offering a special discount on their limited edition fine art prints by Jerry Crandall which include highly collectable examples autographed by the featured pilots and members of the units.
IN RAILROAD MODELING RAILROAD MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Accurascale has released images of the latest pre-production samples of their O/1:43.5 7mm HUO/HOP Wagons
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Special Hobby has released details of the marking options for the 1/72 scale Bolo B-18B Anti Submarine Warfare variant they will be releasing shortly
IN ARMORAMA FIGURES   |   EDITOR: TAT BAQUI
For those who may have missed it, MiniArt has again released its figures kit depicting US tankers in the European theater of operations.
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: TAT BAQUI
IBG Models shares sprue images of its second 3Ro kit, also scheduled for release next week.
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Kinetic Models [France] has posted images of the new sprue for the F-1XL two seater test aircraft in 1/48 scale
IN MODEL SHIPWRIGHTS SHIP MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM REYNAGA
Five Star Models of China has released an IJN Katada/Hozu gunboat upgrade set in 1/700 scale.
IN MODEL SHIPWRIGHTS SHIP MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM REYNAGA
Five Star Models of China has released an IJN Atami class gunboat in 1/700 scale.
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: TAT BAQUI
Ahead of its release next week, IBG Models shares images of the kit parts.
IN MODEL SHIPWRIGHTS SHIP MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM REYNAGA
Five Star Models of China has released an IJN Toba gunboat in 1/700 scale.
IN MODEL SHIPWRIGHTS SHIP MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM REYNAGA
Five Star Models of China has released an IJN Suma gunboat in 1/700 scale.
IN MODEL SHIPWRIGHTS SHIP MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM REYNAGA
Five Star Models of China has released an IJN Ataka gunboat in 1/700 scale.
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: TAT BAQUI
Available from OKB Grigorov are resin idler and sprocket upgrades for the Pz.Kpfw. III and the T-28.
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: TAT BAQUI
Blitz Kit lists its re-issues for December.
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: TAT BAQUI
LM Decals has released commemorative markings for the Hellenic Leopard, as well as decals for the Otter, and a captured Kübelwagen.
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
HGW Models has released a set of their wet transfers with stencils and remove before flight [RBF] tags for the 1/48 scale Grumman F-14 Tomcat
December 06, 2018
IN RAILROAD MODELING RAILROAD MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Hornby has released the OO/1/76 Princess Coronation Class loco 46225 ‘Duchess of Glouster’
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
V1 Decals has released liveries for A320neo of Gulf Air and a A-320 of TACA both in 1/144 scale
IN HISTORICUS FORMA FIGURE NEWS   |   EDITOR: MARCIN KARDASZEWSKI
Altores announced new kit:
IN HISTORICUS FORMA FIGURE NEWS   |   EDITOR: MARCIN KARDASZEWSKI
Medieval Forge announced new kit:
IN HISTORICUS FORMA FIGURE NEWS   |   EDITOR: MARCIN KARDASZEWSKI
N-S Prod released new kit:
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Modelcollect Hobby has been refining their CAD’s for the A-12 Avenger II in 1/48 scale
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
AOA is planning to release a set of 1/32 decals for the F-4J Phantoms of VF-154 ‘The Black Nights’ very soon
IN ARMORAMA FIGURES   |   EDITOR: ENGIN KAYRAL
MrBlack Publications released the second book Scale Modelling Handbooks - Theme Collection series. Theme series come with articles previously published in their editions and dedicated to one theme. Each book includes chosen articles to cover a specific theme. The book is in A4 format with a laminated cover and 84 pages.
IN ARMORAMA FIGURES   |   EDITOR: MARIO MATIJASIC
Black Army re-released their old figure, now with a new head option.
IN ARMORAMA FIGURES   |   EDITOR: MARIO MATIJASIC
Black Army released a new set of braille scale figures, a very welcomed set for all those building 1/72 scale German WW2 armor.
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: TAT BAQUI
New from ETS35 are 1/16 scale kits of this WWII-era French machine gun.
IN ARMORAMA TANK DESTROYERS   |   EDITOR: FREDERICK BOUCHER
In 1973 Bandai began releasing large scale German tanks with full interiors. The Sd.Kfz.173 Jagdpanther is one of three.
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: TAT BAQUI
The new photo book from Wings & Wheels Publications focuses on this medium artillery tractor used by the British and Commonwealth forces in the Second World War.
December 05, 2018
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
CMK has started a Christmas discount of 20% on all their products on www.cmkkits.com
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Fonthill Media has published a fascinating new book titled 'Bristol Scout 1264 Rebuilding Granddad’s Aircraft' by - David Bremner
IN RAILROAD MODELING RAILROAD MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Dapol has revealed they are planning a series of N gauge Southern Region West Country and Battle of Britain 4-6-2 class locomotives
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Blackbird Models has released a resin conversion for the Airfix 1/72 scale Armstrong Whitworth Whitley Mk V kit to convert it to the Mk.IV variant
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT: PROPS   |   EDITOR: ROWAN BAYLIS
Copper State Models have released their eagerly anticipated debut 1:32 kit, the Nieuport 17. The highly detailed model is available in two boxings, "Early" and "Late". Here we take a First Look at latter ahead of getting cracking on a full build.
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
AFV Club has released images of the results of another test build of the new tool U-2A Dragon Lady in 1/48 scale
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: ROWAN BAYLIS
Eagle Editions have sent us details of the latest volume in their highly popular Wings of the Black Cross series that features rare photos drawn from private collections along with specially prepared colour profiles.
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
V1 Decals has released two decal sets for the Luftwaffe’s Airbus A310-330 in 1/144 scale
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: DARREN BAKER
Darren Baker takes a look at the M2A1 QCB Browning .50 Cal HMG on M3 Tripod offering from Legend Productions in 1/35th scale.
IN ARMORAMA AFVS   |   EDITOR: DARREN BAKER
Darren Baker takes a look at the M2A1 QCB Browning .50 Cal HMG on Pedestal Mount for HMMWV and Gun Trucks from Legend Productions in 1/35th scale.
IN ARMORAMA AFVS   |   EDITOR: DARREN BAKER
Darren Baker takes a look at the M2A1 QCB Browning .50 Cal HMG on SAG Shield Mount (Window Version) from Legend Productions in 1/35th scale.
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: TAT BAQUI
Italeri adds the Kübelwagen to its 1/9 scale offerings.
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: TAT BAQUI
Kit in progress at MiniArt is its TACAM-60 that will come with interior details.
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: TAT BAQUI
Hataka updates its Blue Line series with a paint set for Soviet vehicles.
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: TAT BAQUI
Presenting the latest additions to the Scale75 catalog.
IN ARMORAMA FIGURES   |   EDITOR: TAT BAQUI
The latest resin offerings from Scale75 feature U-boat figures available either individually or as a set to build a diorama.
December 04, 2018
IN ARMORAMA TANKS   |   EDITOR: DARREN BAKER
Darren Baker takes a look at the Haynes manual cover the Challenger 2 Main Battle Tank 1998 to Present.
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: ANDY BRAZIER
DN Models have released a rather nice BDU camo scheme mask set for the F-16 in 1/32nd scale.
IN ARMORAMA TANKS   |   EDITOR: DARREN BAKER
Bruce Worrall takes a look at the HobbyBoss offering of the Tristar Panzerkampfwagen IV Ausf. D Tauchpanzer in 1/35th scale.
IN ARMORAMA FIGURES   |   EDITOR: ENGIN KAYRAL
BRAVO*6 released a new 3 figure kit from World War II.
IN ARMORAMA FIGURES   |   EDITOR: ENGIN KAYRAL
A very nice little girl figure for post-apocalyptic scenes.
IN HISTORICUS FORMA FIGURE NEWS   |   EDITOR: MARCIN KARDASZEWSKI
New company named CoP Project has been started by Greg Girault.