Our good Facebook friend Ayala Botto from Ayala Model Ships has posted a nice review of the Gorshkov Frigate 417 Russian Navy by Gwylan Models 1/700 Scale. The model is cast as single waterline resin hull piece with accurate and complete moulded details, namely (among many others) the watertight doors, the vertical ladders, the life canisters and the air vents as well as the VLS cells, the PU KT-308 and PU KT-216 decoys or even
Squadron new limited edition is the F6F-5 Hellcat by Encore Models. The first thing you want to know is that Encore used the fantastic Eduard's Molds (Eduard - Nr. 8222) so you can expect a very fine kit with a lot of details. The Decals provided by Cartograph will garantee you a easy and without problems application on the kit. The kit also include a set of resin wheels,Resin seat, two option for the cowl,
Hello fellow model kit builder. I admit that this entry is a bit late but not that late. We haven't posted much lately due to the holiday season this year. There are several projects in which we are working at the time but the extra festive season along with relatives visiting us is holding us back. Not to mention that the Mall of America is just a 15-20 minutes drive and pretty much a tourist attraction
While we are with Edition 47 just before the half-time of the 100-volume construction of the Millennium Falcon of DeAgostini, UK model builders can already look forward to the finished Falcon. Once the Abonnoments this is now as a complete kit in English Online Store of Model Space surfaced. Complete Limited Edition De Agostini Millenium Falcon kit. The Millennium Falcon is offered at a price of 899 GBP, which is about 1.060 EURO converted. At a subscription
This set of pictures of the upcoming Tamiya F-14A in 1/48 scale surfaced yesterday thanks to Tamiya USA. Judging by the look of these images, Tamiya has done a great job with the sought after 1/48 F-14A. From my old unfinished F-14 from Hasegawa, all I remember is frustration and the great amount of cursing. Enjoy these pictures of the new Tamiya F-14A Tomcat courtesy of Tamiya USA.
Dominating the battlefield for 100 years, the tank was initially designed to break the stalemate of trench warfare and provide infantry units with a mobile, armored base of fire that would give them a significant tactical advantage. Since that time, the tank has developed into an essential component of any integrated military force, whilst always challenging designers to find new ways of combining effective fire-power with greater speed and mobility – in the world of
Our friends over at Green Strawberry are working hard expanding their catalog. They just sent in a teaser picture of the photo etch set currently in the works. This photo etch set is for the recently released Batman vs Superman Batmobile kit # 964 from Moebius models. There is no release date at this moment but we will keep you all posted as soon as it becomes available.
Late in 2015 Bandai unveiled a few new Star Wars model kits in the Tokyo International Toy Fair. We've had a glimpse on a fabulous Star Destroyer and other models from Bandai upcoming in 2016. Later on, a few sharp eyes spotted that their Star Destroyer on display was the resin release from Anigrand Model. That doesn't mean that Bandai is will not be bringing a Star Destroyer. But in all likelihood it will be
The Panzerkampfwagen IV (Pz.Kpfw. IV) Sd Kfz 161, commonly known as the Panzer IV, was a medium tank developed in Nazi Germany in the late 1930s and used extensively during the Second World War. Its ordnance inventory designation was Sd.Kfz. 161. Designed as an infantry-support tank, the Panzer IV was not originally intended to engage enemy armour—that function was performed by the lighter Panzer III. However, with the flaws of pre-war doctrine becoming apparent, and in
We are proud to present this behemoth model kit of the original Battlestar Galactica TV show. Now, if you wonder why a 1/48 resin after-market accessory is expensive and even more at 1/32 scale, is because the media does not come cheap.This model kit is for those who appreciate the craftsmanship involved into creating a crisply detailed model that otherwise we wouldn't see in the injection molded category. This is not just another BIG model
Dear Sirs, IPMS Hellas is proud to announce its 34th Annual Exhibition – Contest, which is going to be held in the Hellinikon Olympic Hockey Centre, in Athens, between the 1st and the 4th of October 2015. Within our efforts to promote and communicate our event internationally, we would like to ask you whether you could publish an announcement or include our event in a list of forthcoming events in your publication(s) and/or upload in your respective
Dear MKR visitors and Facebook members. With all the support we have received during the past few years, from visitors, distributors and vendors alike, we saw this coming. We outgrew our office and studio so we had to move forward to a larger place. We have been confined for the last 6 months -and shrinking- with almost each passing week. This has been keeping us from posting because we've been running out of space for in-box