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September 20, 2019
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: DARREN BAKER
Bronco Models has announced an unusual and unexpected releases in the form of China’s first ballistic missile the Dong Feng-1. This offering from Bronco Models is a little unusual in that it is 1/72nd scale, but with that said let’s take a closer look.
IN AUTOMODELER AUTO MODELING   |   EDITOR: ANDY BRAZIER
Aoshima are to re-release a rather cute and compact fire engine in 1/24th scale.
IN ARMORAMA TANK DESTROYERS   |   EDITOR: COLIN KEY
Matt Flegal shares some great reference photos he took of the Achilles tank destroyer at the American Heritage Museum.
September 19, 2019
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Per Ardua is a new book written by Philip Keeble and David Gledhill and published by Fonthill Media describes the road to becoming operational on the frontline from a Cold War pilot and navigator’s own experiences
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: DARREN BAKER
It has been a while since Classy Hobby announced work on a 1/16th scale M5A1 Stuart late Production, well the wait is nearly over as the first test shots have been delivered to Classy Hobby. Let’s take a look see.
IN HISTORICUS FORMA FIGURE NEWS   |   EDITOR: MARCIN KARDASZEWSKI
Jeff Shiu is about to release new figurine:
IN HISTORICUS FORMA FIGURE NEWS   |   EDITOR: MARCIN KARDASZEWSKI
Himini announced new figurine:
IN HISTORICUS FORMA FIGURE NEWS   |   EDITOR: MARCIN KARDASZEWSKI
Irbis released new kit:
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: CARLOS MARTIN
A new kit from Dragon allows modelers to build either an M4A3 105mm howitzer tank or an M4A3(76)W.
IN ARMORAMA GENERAL NEWS   |   EDITOR: CARLOS MARTIN
This new book shows all the secrets of painting with oils through more than 100 pages in a pleasant and easy to follow style, with lots of high-quality photos and step-by-step processes.
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: CARLOS MARTIN
New 1/35 scale model for a later version of the Type 97 57mm medium tank.
IN AUTOMODELER AUTO MODELING   |   EDITOR: ANDY BRAZIER
Two decal sheets for the Beemax Porsche Kremer 935 K3 in 1/24th are soon to be released by Decalcas.
September 18, 2019
IN RAILROAD MODELING RAILROAD MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Walthers will be releasing towards the end of the year a set of twelve steel coils in HO/1:87
IN ARMORAMA FIGURES   |   EDITOR: ENGIN KAYRAL
Another September release from BRAVO*6.
IN RAILROAD MODELING RAILROAD MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Accurascale is to release a set of three realistic coal loads for their OO/1:76 BR HOP 24/ HUO hopper wagons
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Hasegawa has re-released the P-2H (P2V-7) Neptune in 1/72 scale with two marking options for the Japanese Maritime Self Defence Force
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Modelsvit has posted images of the fitting of the paint masks that will be included with the release of the 1/72 scale Beriev Be-12P-200 Amphibous Firefighter
IN ARMORAMA DIORAMAS   |   EDITOR: DARREN BAKER
Darren Baker takes a look at a nice addition to the MiniArt range of diorama sets in 1/35th scale. This one is titled 'German Road Signs WW2 Eastern Front Set 1'.
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT: HELICOPTERS   |   EDITOR: DARREN BAKER
Darren Baker takes a look at the Avro 671 Rota Mk 1 RAF from MiniArt in 1/35th scale.
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Hasegawa has re-released the graceful looking 1/72 scale Kawasaki Ki 45 Kai
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Answer Plastic models has released two kits of the ther much anticipated 1/48 scale PZL W-3 Sokół [Falcon]
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
8A Decals was released a set of decals for a Airbus A320 Neo of ANA
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
HGW Models is preparing for its very first plastic kit release the 1/32 scale Bf 109E-7 Tropical
September 17, 2019
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: ROWAN BAYLIS
Mark peacock has sent samples pages for the next Airframe Detail book which is due to arrive from the printers early next week. This time the subject is the classic Hs 123 - a biplane that proved hugely useful on the Eastern Front long after the Luftwaffe had assumed it was obsolescent..
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT: PROPS   |   EDITOR: DARREN BAKER
Darren Baker takes a look at the latest offering from MiniArt of the Focke-Wulf Triebflugel in 1/35th scale. This time it is a Nachjager version that is provided.
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: DARREN BAKER
Darren Baker takes a look at the latest offering from MiniArt of the Focke-Wulf Triebflugel in 1/35th scale. This time it is a Nachjager version that is provided.
IN ARMORAMA FIGURES   |   EDITOR: ENGIN KAYRAL
Another September release from BRAVO*6 comes as helmets for US Tankers.
IN ARMORAMA FIGURES   |   EDITOR: DARREN BAKER
Darren Baker takes a look at an interesting set from MiniArt in the form of a Panzerfaust 30/60 Set in 1/35th scale.
IN ARMORAMA SOFTSKINS   |   EDITOR: DARREN BAKER
Darren Baker takes a look at a recent release from ICM in 1/35th scale, this review looks at the widely used Zil 131 KshM and includes the option of two figures to crew it.
IN ARMORAMA FIGURES   |   EDITOR: DARREN BAKER
Darren Baker takes another look at the MG 08 from ICM in 1/35th scale now that it has been released with a WW1 German MG team.
IN HISTORICUS FORMA FIGURE NEWS   |   EDITOR: MARCIN KARDASZEWSKI
Medieval Forge announced new bust:
IN ARMORAMA DIORAMAS   |   EDITOR: ENGIN KAYRAL
Martin Beneš kindly informed us about the new product of Miryoku. New product is bamboo for dioramas and figure bases.
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: CARLOS MARTIN
Two new incarnations of Dragon's Panzer III and IV, the Pz.Kpfw.III Ausf.J Initial Production / Early Production (2 in 1) and the Bergepanzerwagen IV / Pz.Kpfw.IV Ausf. H Mid Production (2 in 1)
IN ARMORAMA DIORAMAS   |   EDITOR: CARLOS MARTIN
New advertising- or poster column from Artefakt, suitable for early 1900s to modern era-pieces.
September 16, 2019
IN ARMORAMA PEOPLE & PLACES   |   EDITOR: DARREN BAKER
Fay Baker takes a look at 'Waterloo - Rout and Retreat - The French Perspective' from Pen and Sword and shares her thoughts on it.
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Crécy Publishing is about to publish a revised monograph on the A-4 Skyhawk written by Tommy S. Thomason
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: ROWAN BAYLIS
Special Hobby have announced some spectacular resin detail sets in their CMK range for modellers who want to build Eduard's 1:48 Tempest with its Sabre engine and other fuselage details exposed, along with a reminder of their finely sculpted seated pilot figure designed for the kit.
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: ROWAN BAYLIS
Special Hobby have announced a detailed resin ejection seat for Airfix's new-tool Hunter as part of their CMK range.
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: ROWAN BAYLIS
Special Hobby have sent further details of their forthcoming 1:72 kit of the Vautour IIN all-weather fighter.
IN GENERAL MODELING NEWS   |   EDITOR: JIM STARKWEATHER
We open some of the recent items sent for review which include items from Zvezda, Italeri, IBG Models, AGN Modelworks, Sabre, and AK Interactive.
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
SBS Model is to release a resin 1/72 scale Caudron C.460 with two marking options
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Wingnut Wings is to release in November William Barkers Sopwith 7F.1 Snipe E8102 in 1/32 scale
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Wingnut Wings is to release in November Herman Goerings white painted Fokker DVII F in 1/32 scale
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Special Hobby will be releasing the 1/72 scale SMB-2 Super Mystčre 'Sa’ar – Israeli Storm in the Sky' in October
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Wingnut Wings is working on both a early and late versions of the Fokker/Dr.1 Dreidecker in 1/32 scale
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Dora Wings has posted on Facebook images of the sprues for the 1/72 scale Westland Lysander Mk.III
September 15, 2019
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Special Hobby is offering a generous 20% E-Day discount on their as well as CMK products over the next ten days
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: DARREN BAKER
Darren Baker takes a look at a Tankograd Publishing title covering the Army Rotational Force - Return of the 2nd Dagger Brigade.
IN MODEL SHIPWRIGHTS SHIP MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM REYNAGA
Imperial Hobby Productions has announced the November, 2019 release of a 1/700 British Light Fleet Carrier HMS Colossus 1944.
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: DARREN BAKER
Darren Baker takes a look at a Tankograd Publishing title covering the The British Army in Germany - Post-BAOR to Today.
IN MODEL SHIPWRIGHTS SHIP MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM REYNAGA
Imperial Hobby Productions has announced the November, 2019 release of a 1/700 USN Battleship USS South Dakota (BB-49) 1921Craftsman Kit.
IN MODEL SHIPWRIGHTS SHIP MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM REYNAGA
Imperial Hobby Productions has announced the November, 2019 release of a 1/700 Royal Navy Battlecruiser HMS Invincible 1921 Hull Conversion Set (for Tamiya, Trumpeter, Pit-Road, MENG, Rodney or Nelson).
IN MODEL SHIPWRIGHTS SHIP MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM REYNAGA
Imperial Hobby Productions has announced the November, 2019 release of a 1/700 French Navy Battleship Alsace 1939 Hull Conversion Set (for Trumpeter, Pit-Road, Richelieu).
IN MODEL SHIPWRIGHTS SHIP MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM REYNAGA
Imperial Hobby Productions has announced the November, 2019 release of a 1/700 Royal Navy Battleship St. Andrew 1921 Hull Conversion Set (for Tamiya, Trumpeter, Pit-Road, MENG, Rodney or Nelson).
IN RAILROAD MODELING RAILROAD MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Hattons has received painted sample of two of the O/1:43 A4 locomotives and they are more than happy to share the results
IN ARMORAMA TANKS   |   EDITOR: COLIN KEY
Byeol Han shares some pictures of his build of Academy's new Panther G.
IN RAILROAD MODELING RAILROAD MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Micro Trains Line has released a number N and Z scale weather and grafitied items
IN ARMORAMA TANKS   |   EDITOR: COLIN KEY
Greg Kostulski shares some pictures of his Trumpeter T-64B and crew at a base in East Germany.
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Osprey is to publish in the next few day ‘Dornier Do 17 Units of World War 2’ written by Chris Goss and illustrated by Chris Davey
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Zvezda is fast becoming one of the leading companies for releasing 1/144 scale airliners and just to prove the point they have released images of the renders for the largest variant of the Airbus A-350, the 1000 series
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Wingsy Kits has posted images of the sprues and fuselage build of their forthcoming release of the quarter scale IJA Type 99 Army
IN ARMORAMA OTHER NEWS   |   EDITOR: TAT BAQUI
Tamiya collaborates with ICM Holding on its upcoming release of a captured Panhard 178 modified by the Germans to run on railway tracks.
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Furball Aero Design has announced that they will be releasing soon in 1/48 scale Colors and markings of US Navy Tomcat part IX soon
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Scaleworx has released a conversion set for a Mirage IIIEZ for the Italeri 1/32 scale Mirage IIIE/R and they have also released a Matra rocket pod for the Mirage III in the same scale
September 14, 2019
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Zvezda will be releasing soon a cargo version of the Tu-204 in 1/144 scale
IN ARMORAMA SOFTSKINS   |   EDITOR: DARREN BAKER
Federico Collada looks over and builds the Rye Fields Model offering in 1/35th scale of the German staff car type 82E.
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: TAT BAQUI
SOL Model offers a conversion set to build a Pz.Kpfw. V as a bulldozer.
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: TAT BAQUI
SOL Model is coming out big with the release of this iconic WWII vehicle.
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: TAT BAQUI
Dress up your Takom / Das Werk Panther with this new Zimmerit set from Atak Model.
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: TAT BAQUI
Dnepromodel follows-up with another 1/16 scale WWII Hungarian AFV, the Zrinyi II self-propelled gun.
September 13, 2019
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Dutch Profile is to release a new publication on the Fokker G.1 Jachtkruiser by Luuk Boerman and Paul van der Horst
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Yahu Models has released a number of cockpit detail sets in 1/72, 1/48 and 1/32 scale
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Metallic Details has released an improved resin air intake set for Revells 1/48 scale B-1B Lancer, it certainly looks like a better fit than the previous release
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT: JETS   |   EDITOR: KEVIN BRANT
William Wligur gives another take on a small scale kit with the Platz Panavia Tornado
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
HpH Models is releasing just in time for E-Day the Zlinn Z-226MS/B in 1/32 scale
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Airfix has released images of the sprues and initial test build of their 1/48 scale de Havilland Tiger Moth
IN HISTORICUS FORMA FIGURE NEWS   |   EDITOR: MARCIN KARDASZEWSKI
Tin Berlin released new figurine:
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
V1 Decals has released a couple of 1/144 scale decals sets featuring a British Airways 767 and 747 with very colourful tail art
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Hasegawa has re-released the 1/72 scale F / A-18E Super Hornet with the markings of VFA-14 Top Hatters CAG bird
IN AUTOMODELER AUTO MODELING   |   EDITOR: ANDY BRAZIER
Profil 24 are to re-release thier stunning 1/24th Aston Martin DBR1 which was the victor of the 1959 24 Hours of Le Mans.
IN RAILROAD MODELING PASSENGER   |   EDITOR: FREDERICK BOUCHER
ATLAS offers HO PAIRED WINDOW HEAVYWEIGHT COACHES in their Master Line range. Fred Boucher [JPTRR] knocks around this heavyweight varnish.
September 12, 2019
IN RAILROAD MODELING RAILROAD MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Rivarossi has announced that they will be releasing in HO/1:87 a set of two Uagpps type hopper wagons in the grey colours of Monfer
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Proper Planes is to release five sets of decals replicating the differing finishes of plywood 1/32 scale and possibly 1/48 scale
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
SBS Model has announced that the project to create a 1/48 scale Caudron 450 will go ahead
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: ANDY BRAZIER
Airfix are going to release a rather novel Limited Edition He111 H-6 in the livery it graced Motorheads Bomber album. Thanks to Luciano Satornetti for the news story.
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: CARLOS MARTIN
Armory offers a new resin M2HB US heavy Machinegun.
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: CARLOS MARTIN
New kit of a Panzer I Ausf. A modified with Breda machine gun from Ammo.
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Air-Graphic Models is to release a number of resin detail sets for the new tool Airfix 1/72 scale Blackburn Buccaneer S.Mk 2B
IN AUTOMODELER AUTO MODELING   |   EDITOR: ANDY BRAZIER
Aoshima are to re-release a 1/24th scale Nissan KS110 Super Silhouette Series car which only bear a superficial resemblance to the production model.
September 11, 2019
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
MikroMir has reported that all the sprue for the 1/72 scale Nieman KhAI-3 are now ready
IN ARMORAMA SOFTSKINS   |   EDITOR: DARREN BAKER
Federico Collada takes a look at the IBG 3Ro Truck with 100mm Howitzer in 1/25th scale and builds it.
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: ANDY BRAZIER
DN Models have released a interesting camo scheme mask set for a Venezuela Flanker in 1/48th scale.
IN ARMORAMA AFVS   |   EDITOR: DARREN BAKER
Matthew Lenton looks at Volume 2 of Helion's series on Cuban and Angolan forces at war, as UNITA strikes back at the MPLA.
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Cold War Studio has revealed the parts for the quarter scale MiG-27 D/M Flogger J set
IN ARMORAMA FIGURES   |   EDITOR: ENGIN KAYRAL
Giang Xuan Le announced the September releases of Paracel Miniatures.
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Kitty Hawk has posted images of the M197 Cannon that will be included with the release of the 1/35 scale MH-60S Knight Hawk
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Eduard has released a Bigsin set for the 1/48 scale Fw 190A-8/R2
IN HISTORICUS FORMA FIGURE NEWS   |   EDITOR: MARCIN KARDASZEWSKI
Dolman released new busts:
IN HISTORICUS FORMA FIGURE NEWS   |   EDITOR: MARCIN KARDASZEWSKI
Altores announced new kit:
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Special Hobby has released details of the four marking options for the forthcoming release of the 1/48 scale Aero C.3A