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Matho Models Press Release

Mathias from the recently opened Matho Models in Belgium send in their first press release. There a very interesting items in the catalog for the AMS afflicted. ''Today we are proud to announce our very first products. Matho Models is a new Belgium-based company that wants to bring high-quality accessories to the scale modeling community around the globe. Check our website:'' Click here to read the full Press Release. Matho Models 35002 Metal Buckets - 1:35

2014 in Review

2014 has been a great year for all of us in the model building hobby. There's been a plethora of model kits released by the major players. Others simply re-released making those bit overpriced kits on eBay widely accessible at a realistic price. We have seen also smaller companies raising up and debuting with either complete model kits or after market accessories to complement existing ones. These smaller companies spice up more humble existing model

Model Kit Instructions Library

We are pleased to announce that we have added Ludwig's Modelers Library to our links page. This site has an incredible database of model kit instructions and Ludwig himself assured me that a few thousands more will be added soon. Make sure to pay him a visit. All the instructions are sorted in alphabetical order on a very intuitive user friendly website. Are you searching for a model kit instruction? Or are you searching for ideas for

Upcoming releases from Revell 2014-2015

Dear Model Kits Review readers, I am pleased to announce the upcoming New Releases from Revell. Some of these model kits will be arriving at your local hobby shops or on-line Revell retailers soon.  Here is a list of the which include some familiar kits, new Snap-Tite ™, Renwal Blueprint and 1/48th scale aircraft. Remember, you can always see a larger version of the pictures provided below by clicking on the ''View Full Size'' option. There

More Revell model kits at Walmart

It was with great excitement that little over a year ago we announced the return of plastic model kits at Walmart stores around the nation. By then, some of our visitors reported seeing these model kits from Revell in Walmart stores around Canada. With a recent change of their planogram for the holidays season, don't be surprised to find a pallet display of plastic model kits in high traffic areas around the stores. In this

ITALERI PLASTIC MODEL KITS Now Distributed By Hobbico®

Hobbico is proud to announce that it is now the exclusive distributor for Italeri plastic model kits in the U.S. and Canada. Hobbyists who turn to Italeri kits for quality, variety, scale accuracy and easy assembly will now find them available from many retailers in Hobbico’s wide distribution network. Headquartered near Bologna, Italy, Italeri was founded in 1962 by Gian Pietro Parmeggiani and Giuliana Malservisi — two men who decided to turn their boyhood love of airplanes and military vehicles into a business. Their own model-building experiences taught them the importance of

Revell M42 Twin Forty KIT ALERT!

Revell kit #85-7822 M42 Twin Forty, Renwal Models. Please be aware that 1 of the bagged parts in this kit is incorrect. The balance of the parts is correct. Revell is in the process of having the correct bag of parts molded to replace these incorrect parts. However these parts will not be available until on or about Oct. 31, 2014. As soon as they arrive we will send the parts out to anyone who has

New model kits selection at Michaels stores

Yesterday after stopping by at Michaels Stores for some Testors ''Wet Look'' gloss clear, we did noticed a bunch of NEW products on the shelves. Technically they are not new but rather new offerings from the craft store. Many of us have stopped going to the stores because they bring from Revell and Monogram models a new item every blue moon. The building supply also received a revamp for the upcoming holiday season and although

More exciting model kits from Hasegawa

This just in from Hasegawa USA. 3 Limited Edition exciting model kits. So pre-order yours before they are history.       1/72 Scale F-15SG Strike Eagle “Singapore Air Force”The F-15 Strike Eagle has one of the most storied histories of any currently operational American fighter aircraft. These fighters served with distinction in the Middle East, and its broad range of mission profiles encouraged Singapore to import it for use in their Air Force. Twenty-four of these aircraft have been purchased by Singapore so

Meng Model M2A3 Bradley w/BUSK III

The M2 Bradley infantry fighting vehicle named after the five-star general Bradley is one of the main equipment of U.S. Army mechanized infantry. It was designed to counter the threat posed by its Soviet counterparts. After the Revolutions of Central and Eastern Europe, there’s no more possible armour war in the Western Europe plain. Then U.S. Army used M2 Bradley IFVs in the two wars in the Persian Gulf region and obtained outstanding combat gains. With

Happy Holidays from MKR

It is the time of the year again. Wow, I can't believe 2013 is almost over. Seems like yesterday that we were reading about new model kit releases for early 2013 and now we are all over the upcoming releases for 2014.  There are certainly a lot of new (and some rehashes) models that I'm looking forward to adding to my stash and building queue. My list is long but two models are high on

10 weeks of Hasegawa savings!

No modeler can resist a great deal, and you'll find 15-20 new deals right here every week during our "10 Weeks of Savings Sale." There are astounding price cuts on history-making aircraft and popular vehicles and on finishing tools and accessories as well. It's easy to take advantage of these savings; all it takes is the press of a button. You can check our Facebook page each week, or sign up for Hasegawa E-Bulletins and get a