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NEW TAKOM AND SUYATA ON THE HORIZON

New and exciting kits from Takom and Suyata are coming this winter. See the box art and more details here.

EDUARD TORNADO TREATS

Various 1/72 Tornado kits can be improved by way of Eduard's new resin and metal accessories from the Brassin range. It's mostly weaponry, but there's an entire cockpit too!

GREEK AIRCRAFT COLOUR SETS

If you fancy building Greek fighters, recce aircraft or transports, Lifecolor's recently released acrylic paint sets are handy indeed.

ARTISAN DETAIL AIRBRUSHING

If you're looking to upgrade your airbrush for fine detail work, the new Iwata Custom Micron 'Takumi' could be just the ticket.

STOKE MODEL SHOW News Premium

STOKE MODEL SHOW

The Stoke-on-Trent Model Club (IPMS) show was one of the first to be held after 'lockdown'. Airfix Model World's editor STU FONE reports...

REVELL’S NEW ALL-TERRAIN TIE FIGHTER

Fans of Disney+ show The Mandalorian will welcome Revell's forthcoming TIE Outlander kit, due in November 2021. Parts photos are provided here.

NEW 1/72 MANDALORIAN RAZOR CREST FROM REVELL

Revell's hotly anticipated Razor Crest spacecraft kit, from Disney's The Mandalorian, is due in November 2021. See Test-shot parts photos here.

"IT'S GOOD TO BE BACK"

IPMS Avon's inaugural post-pandemic show was a welcome treat for event-starved modellers.

GERMAN NAVY VESSEL DIGITISED

Kagero's recent Super Drawings in 3D book offers stunning renderings and scale plans for the German SMS Torpedoboot A-III... ideal reference or anyone with the 1/350 Mirage Hobby kit.

FRESH PRODUCE TRANSPORT BY MINIART

MiniArt's ninth variant of its 1/35 Mercedes Typ 170V comes in the form of a delightful Fruit Delivery Van, which will be available soon.

SNOOPER/NUCLEAR VALIANT FROM AIRFIX

Airfix's 1/72 Vickers Valiant has been re-released, with new parts and decals, allowing the portrayal of either a camera-toting recce machine, or a nuclear bomb test aircraft.

REVELL’S ALL-NEW 1/24 ‘NEUNELFER’

Revell has a new 1/24 Porsche 911 kit due very soon, and the detail looks superb. Here we describe what's on offer and provide various test-shot parts photos.

IMMINENT RELEASES FROM RODEN

Exciting new items from Ukrainian firm Roden are due late October and November. See the box art and information here.

EXOTIC DECALS DEBUT – BF 109, BF 110 AND HURRICANE

A brand-new company, Exotic Decals, has debuted with markings for Yugoslav-operated aircraft during World War Two. In 1/72 and 1/48 scales, they represent the Messerschmitt Bf 110C and 109E, and Hawker Hurricane.

1/48 ACES’ MOUNTS FROM EDUARD News Premium

1/48 ACES’ MOUNTS FROM EDUARD

Two air combat legends - the Spitfire and Fw 190 - have been re-boxed by Eduard in 1/48 scale as Weekend Editions, with new colour schemes.

LAVISH PORSCHE REFERENCE

Car modellers have a splendid reference in the new Crowood Press hardback book 'Porsche Model by Model'.

BRIGHT FORTRESS

The Autumn weather may be dull, but Airfix’s recent releases – notably a yellow-tailed 1/72 B-17G Flying Fortress – will brighten the view.

EYE-CATCHING COUNTY

Released just in time for the 40th anniversary of the 1982 Falklands conflict, ship-specialist Starling Models has produced a newly tooled multi-media 1/700 HMS Glamorgan.

PERIOD BRANDING IN 1/35 SCALE

If you're considering a 1/35 diorama or vignette, Plus Model's new 1930s-40s period advertising signs could be a real boon.

QUICK AND EASY BASES

Aftermarket specialist Kits-World Models has launched a new range of pre-printed self-adhesive diorama bases aimed at aircraft modellers.

WHERE MIND MATTERS

Kilmarnock railway station, on Scotland’s west coast, is a unique setting for a thriving social hub.

NEW TAKOM AND SUYATA KITS DUE SOON!

A host of cool new kits from Takom and Suyata are on their way this winter.

SCALE 'DOGFIGHT RECORDERS' AND MORE

Newcomer Bandit Resin Factory has chosen to replicate the ACMI training pod as its inaugural product, with eight variants available... but there are other fast jet items too.

EX-WINGNUT 1/32 LANCASTER RESURFACES

If you were wondering what became of the 1/32 Avro Lancaster kit project started by Wingnut Wings, it now seemingly resides with Border Model and is due for release in the near future.

NEW TRUMPETER AND I LOVE KIT RELEASES

New kits from Trumpeter and I Love Kit are due soon, via Bachmann Europe. Check out the product list.

ELSTREE CANCELLATION

Organisers of the Elstree Model Show, due to be held at The Allum Hall, Borehamwood this Sunday (October 10, 2021), have confirmed the show has been cancelled.

CAPTURED FRENCH TANKS

The subject of the so-called 'Beutepanzer' (trophy tank) is explored by ICM's reboxing of its 1/35 FCM 36 French light tank, in German colours.

MEMORIAL DAKOTA MARKINGS

If you've a soft spot for the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight's Douglas Dakota ZA947, you'll love these new 1/72 markings from Xtradecal.

‘ZERO’ FIGHTER REFERENCE News Premium

‘ZERO’ FIGHTER REFERENCE

Polish publisher Kagero's first examination of the famous Mitsubishi Zeke fighter is a creditable start.

SANDING, MASKING AND SCRIBING AIDS FROM ‘AMMO’ News Premium

SANDING, MASKING AND SCRIBING AIDS FROM ‘AMMO’

A wealth of new abrasive, masking and scribing equipment has been released by Spain's AMMO of MiG Jimenez.