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May 23, 2017
IN RAILROAD MODELING RAILROAD MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Hattons has released images of the first 3D printed version of their 7mm 1:43 Scale - O Gauge Flying Scotsman
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: CARLOS MARTIN
To celebrate the remarkable kits which have popped up on the market about Modern AFV, Panzer Aces launches a special issue. Peculiar vehicles are shown with highly detailed images, text and step-by-step guides share the techniques, painting camouflages and weathering effects.
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
IBG Models have published on their website some photos showing sprues of the newly tooled 1/72 kits of the Polish pre-ww2 light bombers: PZL 23A Karaś and prototype PZL 42.
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Wojtek from Arma Hobby has advised Aeroscale that Adalbertus has released a resin 1/72 figurine depicting B Orlinski, the test pilot for PZL in 1931.
IN MODEL SHIPWRIGHTS DESTROYERS   |   EDITOR: FREDERICK BOUCHER
BRITISH DESTROYERS 1939-45 PRE-WAR CLASSES is a new title from OSPREY PUBLISHING LTD. It reviews the "greyhounds of the sea" with which England entered WW2.
IN GENERAL MODELING NEWS   |   EDITOR: FREDERICK BOUCHER
SHAPEWAYS has announced changes to their pricing of materials.
IN RAILROAD MODELING RAILROAD MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Kato USA will be releasing the Olympian Hiawatha N gauge set in the near future
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Wojtek from Arma Hobby has informed us that the much anticipated 1/48 resin flaps set from Attack Squadron has been released
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Hazmat Models has released further images of their CAD’s and marking options for their planned release of a 1/48 scale OV-10A Bronco.
IN HISTORICUS FORMA FIGURE NEWS   |   EDITOR: MARCIN KARDASZEWSKI
DG Artwork announced new bust:
IN HISTORICUS FORMA FIGURE NEWS   |   EDITOR: MARCIN KARDASZEWSKI
Mercury announced new figurines:
IN HISTORICUS FORMA FIGURE NEWS   |   EDITOR: MARCIN KARDASZEWSKI
H&V released new busts:
IN HISTORICUS FORMA FIGURE NEWS   |   EDITOR: MARCIN KARDASZEWSKI
Industria Mechanika released new kit:
IN MODELGEEK SCIENCE FICTION   |   EDITOR: CARLOS MARTIN
Third volume in the SciFi collection from Hobbyworld, with 100 pages and 14 SciFi modelling articles
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: CARLOS MARTIN
And another new kit at 1/35 also, an M-42 US 3/4 4x4 Truck, Command version.
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: CARLOS MARTIN
A new kit from Roden at 1/72 is coming, a WWI Vauxhall D-type Ambulance.
May 22, 2017
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: CARLOS MARTIN
Cix models has a new resin bike, the Harley Model 6 from 1910.
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: TAT BAQUI
New from Bolddivision is a conversion set that allows one to build a tank hunter on either E-50 or E-75 chassis.
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: ROWAN BAYLIS
Glen Coleman has sent us CAD views along with the boxtop artwork for Panda Models' forthcoming 1:35 M1 Abrams.
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: TAT BAQUI
The next month’s issue is available for order. Let us take a quick look at what will be covered.
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: JIM STARKWEATHER
It was a slow week for mail, but here are a few items we go in, including the first ever kit release by Ammo of Mig, the 1945 King Tiger. I misspoke and the kit is actually made by Takom. It is updated with like 180 new parts.
IN RAILROAD MODELING RAILROAD MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Hornby has released an OO gauge/ 1/76 scale D16/3 class loco and tender in the livery of LNER
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT: PROPS   |   EDITOR: JESSICA COOPER
This kit was sent for review in 2015, and then the reviewer moved and carefully packed it away where it would be safe. It was so safe, it took 2 years to dig it out for its long overdue review.
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: ROWAN BAYLIS
Kitty Hawk are announcing new projects thick and fast as Glen Coleman sends us CAD views of their forthcoming 1:32 Northrop F-5E/F Tiger II.
IN HISTORICUS FORMA FIGURE NEWS   |   EDITOR: MARCIN KARDASZEWSKI
Cartoon announced new figurines:
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Special Hobby has released images of a built 1/72 CASA C.212 on their website
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Eduard has announced the future release of a limited edition kit of P-40N Warhawk in 1/32 scale.
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: TAT BAQUI
Previously announced, Sol Models has now released its 1/16 kit of this light German tank.
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: TAT BAQUI
Dragon has bared a list of its kits to be released in 1/72 scale.
May 21, 2017
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT: PROPS   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Tim Hatton takes a look at ICM’s recent 1/72 scale release of the Do 215B-4
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT   |   EDITOR: KEVIN BRANT
Darren Baker takes a look a new book from Casemate Publishing titled 'Luftwaffe in Colour from Glory to Defeat 1942-1945'.
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
MikroMir has released some sprue and built images on Facebook of their forthcoming release of the 1/144 Jakovlev Ut-2, Ut-2m
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Dutch Decals is to release a 1/32 limited run set of decals commemorating Dutch personnel that flew with the RAF and who also flown aircraft of the RNEIAAF
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Sword Models are planning not one but two new 1/72 kits based on the P/F-80 Shooting Star.
IN RAILROAD MODELING RAILROAD MODELING   |   EDITOR: FREDERICK BOUCHER
ATLAS announces two special road name additions to two products from the Atlas April 2017 All-Scales Monthly Catalog.
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT: PROPS   |   EDITOR: FREDERICK BOUCHER
LANCASTER is a new "pocket" compilation from OSPREY PUBLISHING LTD.
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: TAT BAQUI
The June issue is now available for order. As usual its pages are packed with articles such as full model builds, reference articles, news, and reviews, among others.
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: TAT BAQUI
The latest accessory set from Scorpion Minitature Models is a correction kit designed for the AFV Club kit.
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: KEVIN BRANT
Four new markings are now available from World War 2 up to the Cold War in 1/72 scale.
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: TAT BAQUI
The latest from DN Models is a camouflage paint mask for the Trumpeter Mittlere Artillerie Raketen System (MARS) kit.
May 20, 2017
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Kitty hawk has published images on their Facebook page of the second 1/48 Su-22 release box art and marking options
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: ROWAN BAYLIS
Glen Coleman has sent us preliminary CAD views of Kitty Hawk's forthcoming Su-34 "Fullback" fighter-bomber.
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Fonthill Media has published a new book by Brian Cull and Frederick Galea. “249 at Malta” - RAF’s Top-Scoring Fighter Squadron, is the story of 249 Squadron in the bitter defence of Malta.
IN ARMORAMA TANKS   |   EDITOR: TOM CROMWELL
Igor shares pics of his T 14 Armata build.
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Next month [June] Eduard will be releasing a BigSin set for the Revell 1/32 Bf 109G-6
IN ARMORAMA SOFTSKINS   |   EDITOR: COLIN KEY
Giuseppe Brocchini shares some pictures of Tamiya's diminutive Type 95 Kuragane 4x4 light reconnaissance/staff car in 1/48 scale.
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: TAT BAQUI
Trumpeter follows up its earlier release with a kit that may be finished either as a vehicle in service with the armed forces Finland or Netherlands.
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: TODD MICHALAK
The anticipated release of Flyhawk Models M1A2SEP Main Battle Tank ( FH3300) is on the horizon!
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: TAT BAQUI
Trumpeter responds with its version of this WWII-era paper panzer. Here we see what the kit has to offer.
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: TAT BAQUI
Announced by Tristar several years back, we may finally get to see this kit released under the Hobby Boss brand.
IN ARMORAMA FIGURES   |   EDITOR: TAT BAQUI
ICM Holding has shared photos of its upcoming figure sets in 1/16 and 1/35 scales.
May 19, 2017
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: JIM STARKWEATHER
This is volume 2 of a 2 book series on the M60A2 from Sabot Publications. 128 pages, B&W and color photos.
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: JIM STARKWEATHER
Sabot Publications has a bunch of new books out for folks looking for reference photos (with captions) on tanks and afvs. This first book we are looking at is on the M60A2. A second volume is also available.
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: JIM STARKWEATHER
This photo reference soft-cover book on the M9 Ace (a kit was recently released on this from Takom) is now available from Sabot Publications.
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: JIM STARKWEATHER
If you are looking for a book on WWI armor, this may be just what you have been searching for.
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: JIM STARKWEATHER
We give you a peek inside this newest edition of Abrams Squad, The Modern Modelling Magazine.
IN ARMORAMA WEATHERING   |   EDITOR: JIM STARKWEATHER
Pigments! And there are a lot of them. This issue looks at many different aspects of pigment usage in the hobby.
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: ROWAN BAYLIS
Vince Tassone has sent us details of his latest decal sheet from STORMO! Magazine. "Battle of Malta - Macchi C.202 Italian Aces" looks to be a real must for Regia Aeronautica modellers, promising the most accurate decals available for the featured schemes.
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: JIM STARKWEATHER
Mig has done a video in English on using rubber brushes for detail work using metal pigments.
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: MARIO MATIJASIC
Legend just released new resin sets in 1/35 scale, all produced using 3D technology and rapid prototyping.
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Fonthill Media is to publish The Messerschmitt Bf 109, the Design and Operational History written by Jan Forsgren. It’s described as a detailed development and service history of the Messerschmitt Bf 109
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Master-X is to release a resin 1/44 scale Embraer KC-390. This will be their first 1/144 kit.
IN HISTORICUS FORMA FIGURE NEWS   |   EDITOR: MARCIN KARDASZEWSKI
Brither Vinni announced new figurine:
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Fonthill Media is to release soon "Hawker Hurricane the Multirole Fighter". Author Philip Birtles tells the untold story of the iconic Hawker Hurricane and its young pilots that saved Britain from enemy invasion to win the Battle of Britain
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: TAT BAQUI
Custom Factory has released a conversion set to build a T-14 Armata mounting a 152mm cannon as its main gun.
May 18, 2017
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: CARLOS MARTIN
Darren Neely's second book covering the work of the US Army's Signal Corps photographers during Second World War in Europe, is in stock and shipping.
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: MARIO MATIJASIC
During the Moson show 2017 I had a chance to talk to Michael Rinaldi, the man behind Rinaldi Studio Press and the very popular TankArt and SM series of books. Here's a short interview I did with Mike for Armorama.
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Great Wall has chosen the F-15E as its first release of a 1/72 kit.
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Academy has released its much anticipated new tool 1/72 F-15E in its MCP range
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: TAT BAQUI
Coming soon from Miniart is another Soviet tank kit packed with interior details.
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT: PROPS   |   EDITOR: ROWAN BAYLIS
Special Hobby recently re-released their limited run He 115 with new decals for Norwegian, Finnish and Swedish aircraft.
IN ARMORAMA OTHER NEWS   |   EDITOR: TAT BAQUI
Trumpeter shares further details and photos of its large scale Abrams tank.
IN HISTORICUS FORMA FIGURE NEWS   |   EDITOR: MARCIN KARDASZEWSKI
H&V released new bust:
IN HISTORICUS FORMA FIGURE NEWS   |   EDITOR: MARCIN KARDASZEWSKI
Romeo released new figurines:
IN ARMORAMA FIGURES   |   EDITOR: MARIO MATIJASIC
The Bodi informed us on their latest additions to their 1/35 scale figure catalogue, all depicting WW2 era.
IN HISTORICUS FORMA FIGURE NEWS   |   EDITOR: MARCIN KARDASZEWSKI
MMM announced new kits:
IN ARMORAMA OTHER NEWS   |   EDITOR: TAT BAQUI
Here is a look at what Trumpeter has put in the box of its previously announced kit.
IN HISTORICUS FORMA FIGURE NEWS   |   EDITOR: MARCIN KARDASZEWSKI
First Legion released new figurine:
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT: JETS   |   EDITOR: FREDERICK BOUCHER
HE 162 VOLKSJÄGER UNITS by OSPREY PUBLISHING explores the history of the exotic He 162 Volksjäger.
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: TAT BAQUI
Voyager has released its list of latest upgrade sets for use on modern and WWII-era subjects.
IN RAILROAD MODELING RAILROAD MODELING   |   EDITOR: FREDERICK BOUCHER
NOCH has created a new range of foam stone bridges, plus stencils for making roadway markings.
IN ARMORAMA FIGURES   |   EDITOR: TAT BAQUI
Master Box has shared initial photos of its two work-in-progress kits, one depicting a calm scene, while the other featuring soldiers in the midst of a gun battle.
May 17, 2017
IN GENERAL MODELING NEWS   |   EDITOR: JIM STARKWEATHER
New items from IBG model, Academy, AK Interactive, Osprey and more. Including the new Damaged magazine and books from MMP Books courtesy of Casemate Publishers.
IN GENERAL MODELING   |   EDITOR: JIM STARKWEATHER
We take a look at this new magazine from AK Interactive. This is covering general modeling subjects and highlights weathering and detailing your models.
IN ARMORAMA DIORAMAS   |   EDITOR: TOM CROMWELL
Romix 1944 shows us another stunning diorama, this time it's a rebel warrior in the current Syria conflict.
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: TOM CROMWELL
Bart Campbell shares his excellent Panther Ausf A with us!
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: ROMAN
Polish resin manufacturer comes with an update on their catalogue.
IN ARMORAMA AFVS   |   EDITOR: ADIE ROBERTS
Gareth McGorman opens the box on the Hobby Boss Soviet BA-20 Armored Car Mod.1937 and does a build review to see just how well it builds up into a finished kit and gives us his views on just how good it is.
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: TAT BAQUI
ICM Holding has informed us that they are working to release a kit of this WWII-era half-tracked vehicle.
IN RAILROAD MODELING RAILROAD MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Kato is to release a N scale Bethgon Protein Gondola in an eight Car Set. They will be in the livery of Burlington Northern Railworld.
IN RAILROAD MODELING RAILROAD MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Hornby has released another Schools Class 4-4-0 ‘OO’ gauge (1:76) loco and tender, this time it is ‘Shrewsbury’ in Southern Rails livery
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
This 1/48 scale Weekend edition by Eduard represents a couple of Bf 109G-6’s that were produced at Messerschmitts Regensburg factory.
IN AEROSCALE TOOLS & SUPPLIES   |   EDITOR: ANDY BRAZIER
Milan Mitev reviews DN Models masking set for F-18D ATARS, plus how they look after application and how the Tiger pattern looks after painting.
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Eduard is to release a 1/48 ProfiPACK Edition of the Bf 110F in June
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: TAT BAQUI
Released this May by SKP Model is its kit of this general-purpose machine gun.
IN ARMORAMA AFVS   |   EDITOR: COLIN KEY
Giuseppe Brocchini shares some pictures of his Italeri M1A1 Abrams in 1/35 scale.
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: TAT BAQUI
Coming soon from IBG Models are two WWII-era Chevrolet military trucks.
IN ARMORAMA FIGURES   |   EDITOR: TAT BAQUI
ICM Holding has informed us on the availability of its new figure set featuring two American firefighters and a boy set in the early 1900s.
IN ARMORAMA ARMOR/AFV   |   EDITOR: TAT BAQUI
Pending its release, IBG Models shares image renderings of its upcoming Imperial Japanese Army tankette.
May 16, 2017
IN AEROSCALE AIRCRAFT: PROPS   |   EDITOR: TIM HATTON
Tim Hatton takes a look at ICM’s recent 1/72 scale release of the Fw 189 A-1 Nightfighter