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Eduard have been as busy as usual, with a long list of new kits and accessories this month.
The coming months are going to see a number of new publications from Osprey Publishing which are sprecifically aimed at Armor Modelers...
The early summer breeze is bringing in some fresh new releases from Trumpeter Models, with three new additions to their warship line!
Last month, at the Shizuoka Hobby Show in Japan, DML confirmed the release of their long awaited M4A3E8 in 1/35th scale. Now we can bring some more detailed images than previously published...
There is little doubt (apart from a few doubters) that DML has now established itself as the market leader in 1/35th scale armor. However, an equally significant change has been taking place in their 1/72nd scale range in both subjects and the innovative features that are being offered. These are the new releases getting listed for release in July 2006...
Bison Decals have just announced three new decal sets, Two in 1/35th Scale and a Third in 1/72nd...
Andrea Miniatures has recently announced their new releases for June 2006. While we see more additions to the "Astérix" and "The Narnia Chronicles" literary series, the highlight of this month has to be the stunning 3 new historical figures!
Two new 1/16th scale Decal sheets have been announced from Backyard Armor...
Eduard have just published their new release lists for June. Once again, update sets for both 1/35th and 1/72nd scale...
A new Limited Edition plastic model warship kit from Revell-Monogram, in 1/426 scale, The USS Arizona with a special publication included, detailing the attack on Pearl Harbor, is the highlight of this mornings News!
News In from Osprey Publishing!
A late summer release for us salts, "British Battlecruisers 1914–18"
(New Vanguard 126)

News just in!
Here's the latest report of H & G's newest figures. in 1/72 white metal.
The Polish manufacturer, Aber has just sent us a comprehensive list and images of its new releases....
Two new releases have been announced by Dragon Models Limited, one in 1/35th scale, the other in 1/72nd....
The Polish AM company, Armorscale, has just sent us details of their latest (and future) releases...
Another new release from the former Cromwell series - - -"Before the Battle" (#54004), Gettysburg, July 3rd 1863 which is a three figure vignette, 54-mm scale resin kit. Three infantry figures gather to pray before their participation in Pickett's Charge.
Russian miniatures company Tank have just announced a further five (5) two (2) figure sets of German troops, set in the Summer of 1941.
Once again, we are glad to introduce to you our latest release:

ref.3554 VAMTAC "Rebeco"
Our kit is made of resin and etched brass with the highest quality. 1.35 scale.
Teh importer of Trumpeter products into the U.S.A., Stevens International, has, very helpfully sent us a snippet of what we can expect in Sept/Oct 2006...
Thanks to Steven International (the U.S. importer of Trumpeter), we can now bring you the advance news of what to expect in your Hobby Stores in Fall 2006...
We have managed to get the first snippets of the FUTURE Trumpeter releases for October 2006.... Our thanks to the U.S. Importer, Stevens International
Alpine Miniatures have just announced their first Large scale (1/16th scale) figure...
NEWS just in!
Five new exciting releases from Alanger Models will have you seeing "Red!"
Korean miniatures company Infinity Shape have recently added a few more fantastic figures to their 1/35 scale range of WWII white metal figures.
Spanish manufacturer El Viejo Dragón Miniatures have once again come up with two interesting figures to add to their very diverse range of military miniatures.
The VLS Corporation has recently announced their new figure releases for June 2006.
The VLS Corporation has recently announced their diorama related new releases for June 2006.
We've just been sent images of the latest publications from Tankograd Publishing.
The Ukrainian (plastic) manufacturer, MiniArt has announced three new figure sets in 1/35th scale...
News Just In,
Hasegawa Models, have just released three new hot additions to their warship series of plastic model kits!
News Just In!

Armorama members Dougie Martindale and Wink Grise' have released an accurate flood set for the Revell VIIC and the new VIIC/41. This set helps you depict accurate flood patterns (flood/vent/drain holes) for almost any type VIIC or even VIIB u-boat, including the just released VIIC/41.

The Italian figure manufacturer, Pegaso, have announced a series of diverse releases...
The Russian figure manufacturer TANK, has just announced a string of new releases covering some significant gaps in available infantry figures...
We are now releasing 4 new 54-mm scale figure kits, all American Civil War. Kits are now available, making their debut at the MFCA show in Valley Forge, PA this weekend.
The annual Shizuoka Hobby Show has just started in Japan and, not surprisingly, the first off the starting block has been Dragon Models. This time, the Allied modellers are getting something which has been needed for a while...
Just received, first images of the new Dragon Releases announced at the Japanese Shizuoka Hobby Show ...
Gator's Paint Mask has just announced their line up for the second half of 2006. while these are scheduled release dates, ole' Gator himself said not to be surprised if he drops in an extra one here and there.
Firstly, my apologies to Rober Blokker (FAUST) for not posting this earlier. However, as they say, all good things come to those who wait - and if the images and subjects are anything to go by, this is VERY good stuff indeed...

Concord Publications have just announced a new book of particular interest to German AFV Modellers, the third volume in their interesting 'Panzer Vor' series....
Formations are an AM company who specialize. They produce (principally) for two vehicle types, the M4 Sherman and the M3 Stuart. The remainder of their catalog is for some incredibly useful 'Generic' sets for Allied WW2 vehicles.
Many (with sufficient house space) have bought Trumpeter's excellent kit of the German BR52 in 1/35th scale. However, good as the kit is, it still needs some additional touches. The AM manufacturers Eduard have announced no less than FOUR new update sets for this incredible kit...
T-Factory Pres Rhodes Williams travles to Russia with hopes of a visit to Kubinka and a chance to photograph amongst otherthings the Minenraumer.

In "Studio Blogs"
The AM Manufacturer, Voyager Model have announced EIGHT new upgrade sets - SEVEN in 1/35th and ONE for 1/48th scale.
Wings 'n Treads is now accepting Pre Orders for Tamiya's Char B1 bis
Of course the big news from Eduard this month is that their brand new Polikarpov I-16 is shipping.The first release is the I-16 Type 10 with Soviet VVS markings. A special Spanish edition will follow it as a Dual Combo, with decals for four Republican and four Fascist airctraft. And that will not be the last of the I-16 line, with the Type 24 being prepared for July, and the Type 17, 18, and 29, to follow after that.
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Breaking News From Gators!
Just in time for Trumpeter's new USS England destroyer escort, Gator's releases 10 Buckley class camouflage measure mask sets.
News just in of an exciting new release from Commanders Series Models Inc.! A very interesting and exciting new resin conversion set for the Korean War buffs!
A new early summer release, of one of Japan's most interesting submarines, the I-400 Secret Aircraft carrying Submarine.
A few weeks ago, when I published the News that Accurate Armour were producing a range of R.A.F. Airfield Vehicles in 1/48th scale, I was expecting some delay before the first details and images would be available. Happily, that's not the case and Derek Hanson of Accurate Armour, has very kindly sent me images of these new kits...
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