Battlezone Miniatures have announced an interesting new release in 54mm scale AND some interesting news about new product availability....
Tristar are rapidly establishing themselves as one of the premier producers of plastic figures on the market. This new release will only enhance this reputation...
AFV Club has just released two new products on Taiwanese market.
Hobby Fan has just released another set of figures for German WW2 PaK40 gun.
Eduard has just published a "Quick preview" of their new photoetched sets. They produced two impressive looking sets for Trumpeter's US aricraft carrier Hornet.
White Ensign Models Ltd
a range of Italian WWII Air colors. Italian Colours
They wrote, "We have the following colours lined up for production, but, as of today, there has been very little interest in a range of Italian aircraft colours...We are asking everyone who is interested to pre-order their paints. No card is ever charged until we ship an item, but we need to get some idea of whether we stop or go on this project". The list is as follows:
Mission Models are already well known for their high quality modeling tools, like EtchMate and recently released Grabhandler. This week Mission released a new tool: photoetched parts rolling tool called Multi-Tool.
Amongst the new publications from Osprey Publishing in July, will be
Modelling the P-47 Thunderbolt
(Osprey Modelling 11) written by Brett Green...
Verlinden Productions has anoounced it's release schedule for August. Amongst the usual items are the following Figure Releases...
Once again, Ace Models has announced more new releases. This time they are:
July will, once again, see a considerable amount of new releases from Osprey Publishing. As usual a plethora of periods and interests are covered from the Zulu Wars to Zeppelins. Truly something for all tastes!
Osprey Publishing Ltd. has announced, in it's July Newsletter, the usual new releases. Amongst them is a book which will be of direct interest to Armor Modellers: Modelling the Jagdpanzer 38(t) 'Hetzer' (Osprey Modelling No. 10).
Hannant's have announced the purchase of the Airwaves resin and etched-metal ranges, plus the Almark decal range from ED Models.
The purchase has included some existing stock, but quantities are quite limited.
Volume 53 in this series covered Fokker D VII aces from the four elite Jagdgeschwadern of the German army, and this follow-on volume charts the story of the many aces who flew the famed fighter in other units committed to combat in the final months of World War 1.
Here are the new releases from Formations, and you may be suprised to read, its not all sherman parts!
Another little surprise from Dragon, continuing their D-Day theme (albeit somewhat later than planned), DRA6235 is a set of U.S. Rangers..
Announced, but up until now, no images have been seen of this new figure set from Dragon...
HardCorps Models is a recently created company whose aim is to supply products for 'Pacific- War' modellers.
Alpha Image Workshop has launched its latest two-figure set. Under the title of Don't Shoot this 'mini-vignette' features a German soldier taking a Russian prisoner.
Roden Plant, a producer of quality aviation kits in both 1/48th and 1/72nd scale, have announced their new kit - A 1/48th scale OV-1A/JOV-1A
Concord Publications have released eighth book in ASSAULT: Journal of Armored & Heliborne Warfare series.
Mirage hits the market with another huge offering, an Afrika Corps figure in a relaxed pose.
Looks like Verlinden has a new 120MM offering on the way, depicting a German in Winter gear and carrying what appears to be a scoped K98.
It is always a pleasure to discover a new publisher, particularly one whose intention seems to be to to produce those books that modellers are always needing...
Hasegawa's announced the release of the following items. This is the list from July - Agust..
Academy has revealed information about their new releases for 3rd quarter of this year.
Classic Airframes have just announced their new release schedule for Summer 2004. As one would expect, a considerable amount of highly attractive subjects are included.
Dragon's new King Tiger should be available now, however, not many images have been seen of this new kit...
Battlezone Miniatures is a relatively new, British-based company which produces an attractive range of 54mm collectors figures in white metal.
Blast Models from France released three very interesting resin sets for Tamiya Humvee kits.
With the recent release of Revell's U-Boat in 1/72nd scale, there was always the problem of finding suitable crew figures for it. Andrea Miniatures have now gone a long way to solving the problem..
PumaModels.com, have just informed us that they are stocking the Voyager PE Sets.
Two of Dragon's new figure sets should be available now. Both German, both from very different periods...
Another new Dragon release this month is in more conventional scale: 1/72, but AFAIK is a subject not yet available in this scale. It is USMC AAV7A1 also known as Amtrac. Kit number is 7221.
Oh no! I hear you cry, not another Rail Gun!.. Well yes and no... This is somewhat different...
The Japanese company FineMolds has announced the release of it's Slave 1 (from Star Wars)
Two more recent releases by Dragon both with some very attractive possibilities for the armor or diorama builder....
Dragon Models have posted some images of the U.S.S. Kidd and their Bismarck.
Eagle Editions ltd. was for me at least, an unknown company. Now within the news pages, I am pleased to bring you a link and some details of this producer/retailer.
As the old cliché has it, a picture tells a thousand stories. No more so than this series of images that I picked up on my travels through the 'web....
Today some new products have been released by MIG Productions. There are two new conversion sets, two figure sets and two pigment sets.
Soldiers Figures from Italy has a few forthcoming releases in 54MM. While they have not arrived at Squadron, they are listed in the "new" section and available for pre-order.
Not as well-known as some of the other Spanish Manufacturers, El Viejo Dragon (literally the 'Old Dragoon') has announced some attractive releases in its June release schedule...
Accurate Armour makes resin kits of several large tank transporters in 1/35 scale: American Oshkosh M1070 HET, British Scammel and German Elefant (which actually is Franziska, not Elefant). Now they announced a new one: Oshkosh UK HET.
Continuing with the process of listing Verlinden's July releases, the attention now turns to Armor...
The new releases list for July has just been published on Tamiya Japanese homepage. Unfortunately we will not see any new vehicle kit in 1/35 scale next month.
With the release of Trumpeter's 1/24th scale Me109 G-2, it was inevitable that some after-market enhancements would come along. Verlinden has produced a resin set for this kit....
In Verlinden's release schedule for July there are as usual a mixture of periods. Within their diorama list there are three new releases....
Along with the images of Dragon's SAS figures, I have also managed to track down some photos of their new PZ1 in 1/35th scale.
Finally I have been able to track down some of the images of the new Dragon