We got in a slew of new items this week. Check out this video of Jim opening boxes. No really... it's exciting stuff.
Atlas Model Railroad will announce the release of new O scale-1/48 buildings!
A BIG AT-ST Walker (1:35)
Dragon Models has released some teaser images of a 1/35th scale AT-ST. They have also released news of something for getting about in all of that snow.
World of Fantasy (1:24)
MasterBox has announced a new series of Fantasy figures due for release in March/April this year. These figures are 1/24th scale offerings of female riders atop of fantasy beasts.
I just wanted to publicly thank Peter for all the time and work he has put into ModelGeek for the past 3+ years. You won't be seeing all the great news stories and reviews that he has been adding to ModelGeek for a while as he has decided to take a break to get more time for other things (like modeling!). We are sad to see him go, but hope he decides to come back for more down the road.
ROOOOAAAR! Check out the size of those fangs! Albino Raven Miniatures has released a Limited Edition 60mm tall resin bust of a Sabertooth cat!
Nutsplanet upgrades the firepower of its Post-Apocalyptic Trigger Series with the release of this 75mm (1/24) resin figure, Sharpshooter Kelley.
Dragon Models currently owns the 2016 Star Wars model kit production license so here's a Sneak Peek at their upcoming Star Wars plastic model kits.
The new Tamiya SU-76M has arrived as well as a few other notable kits, books, and magazines.
Albino Raven Miniatures presents Warrior, the fiercest member of the Ursine tribe! The 75mm fantasy wargaming miniature is now available for sale.
Coming soon from Not Yet Dead Miniatures is a 1/35 (and will then be cast in 1/24th scale) resin female Survivor wearing a trenchcoat and holding a pistol.
To bring the fighting closer to home, Not Yet Dead Miniatures will soon release some 1/35 seated civilian figures for 1/35 pickups to take the Post-Apocalyptic or zombie war into the streets of urban cities and neighborhoods.
Larson Designs has come out with a large eight-inch wide Studio Scale UFO.
Moebius Models will soon release a 1/350 plastic Lost in Space Derelict spaceship that comes with a mini Jupiter 2.
Part creature, part alien...you decide! Battlegategames will release a 100mm resin bust named, Marvalioe in February, 2016.
A sneak peek at the upcoming film, Batman v Superman's, star vehicle, the newly designed Moebius Models Batmobile! Kit slated to release in March, 2016.
In May, 2016, Wave reissues the earlier 1/20 MaK SF3D Gans Ground Type kit with new decals.
Hataka Hobby have announced their first set of acrylic paints designed for sci-fi subjects. With a new clutch of Maschinen Krieger kits on show at Nürnberg, the timing could hardly be better.
54mm Post-Nuclear Sniper (54mm)
Northstar Models continues its Post-Apocalyptic figure releases with this 54mm resin hard-hitting sniper.
1/35 Women Cyborg Hunters (1:35)
Black Dog has released a 1/35 resin Women Cyborg Hunters figure set. The figures could be bought individually, or together as a set.
Albino Raven Miniatures has released a new Sci-Fi resin miniature called the "Rhino" Exoskeleton.
If you have ever considered requesting a sample from one of the KitMaker sites here is some info that will come in handy to make your request. Also included is the method with with we make decisions on who gets what.
Modern Armies in Miniatures plans to release their new 1/35 Deep Sea Mech resin kit in April or May of 2016.
Modern Armies in Miniatures plans to release their Front46 resin snowmobile tractor in the summer of 2016.
Mass Effect Bishoujo Tali'Zorah (Other Scale)
I don't collect ready made figures (much) but this one of Tali'Zorah from the Mass Effect console game series is gorgeous in its detail. Ready to be displayed next to the previously released Liara T’soni and Commander Shepard Bishoujo statues.
MOL - Manned Orbiting Lab (1:48)
In the early days of the American space program, there were 2 manned programs: one civilian, under NASA, and one military. At a time when there were no treaties regarding man in space operations, the US Military had a concept for a space based watchtower - the MOL.
The monsters are alive! Savage Forged Miniatures gives us two new 220mm tall monster busts, Lugo the Ogre and Zepar the Fallen.
Checking in with LVM Studios, we see that they released a new 1/48 resin Soyuz Spacecraft that allows the model builder to create the TMA (2003-2012) and the early TMA-M (2010-2012) Soyuz variants.
Fantasy Realms has released a 1/4 resin female Steampunk bust.
Fantasy Realms brings us the "Predator" movie's top stars with the release of two 1/6 figures, Dutch, and his movie nemesis, the Predator.
Fantasy Realms brings us the X-Men comics with the release of their 1/6th scale resin figure called, "Smokin' Logan."
Battlegategames has released a generic 90mm (1/20) resin figure called, "Alice's Secret." This clean-shaven female figure kit also comes with the dog seen in the photos.
At the end of January, 2016, Dark World Creations will release its 70mm resin "Judge Fire" figure.
Not Yet Dead Miniatures opens the 1/35 spares box and brings us a good variety of kitbashed resin Survivors and STALKERS for the Post-Apocalyptic world. Read more to see a dozen kitbashed figures available so far!
Atlantis Models has released a five-inch diameter twist-tite glow in the dark U.F.O.
Guardians of the Galaxy - Milano (1:144)
After a long development period, Fantastic Plastic's kit form the movie 2014 Guardians of the Galaxy of Peter Quill's personal starship, the Milano is now available. The ship was purportedly named after TV actress Alyssa Milano, Quill's boyhood crush just prior to his abduction by aliens.
Albino Raven Miniatures has released a 28mm wargaming figure called, "Gerion Slayer."
Wave has released a 1/20 plastic H.A.F.S. Gladiator (Later Mass Production Type) mech.
The leader of the First Order Stormtroopers, chrome plated female Captain Phasma wears gleaming body armor that is sure to attract attention on any Sci-Fi modeler's shelf!
Bandai will release a 1/12 plastic Captain Phasma figure in February, 2016.
Bandai will release a 1/12 plastic Captain Phasma figure in February, 2016.
Nutsplanet gives us a "sneak peek" at their February, 2016, "Ghost Company" release of a 90mm resin female rider with Sci-Fi motorcycle.
1/20 Red Hair Ace (1:20)
In February, 2016, Brick Works will release a 1/20 Ma.K SF3D resin figure named, "Red Hair Ace."
Wave has released a Sci-Fi/Anime "Space Pod Crab 03" plastic injection kit.
Coming in February, 2016, Bandai will release a new line of Gundam, the "High-Resolution Model Series!" The internal frame is already assembled so all the Gundam modeler has to do is attach the high-gloss molded-in-color armored pieces.
Wildhouse Models is in the process of making their original design 1/350 resin "Intrepid Star Mining Ship."
Stand by for Action! Fonthill Media have sent us details of a new look behind the making of some of the iconic shows and films produced by Gerry and Sylvia Anderson. SIG.
Albino Raven Miniatures is currently sculpting a resin Demon Prince that should be available this year.
Some new items from Dragon, Bronco, GWH, and IBG Models. As well as new publications from Accion Press.
Years ago, Blue Moon Models had produced and upgrade set that would allow you to remove the too-high sidewall panels to the AMT kit and replace them with more accurate resin parts along with other components. Now this set, mastered by Alfred Wong, is back again.
Kaiyodo announces a February, 2016 release of a plastic injection "Gigant" Sci-Fi/Anime airplane kit from the "Future Boy Conan" animated series of 1978.
Bandai announces a March, 2016 release of a new robot series called, "Frame Robo."