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Tamiya 1/16 WWII German Machine Gunner.

by Robert Collins on December 11, 2017 in Figures -- 4 Comments

These Tamiya 1/16 plastic figures are really well made with good definition and assembly and all at a good price. All my figures up to now have been brush painted with Tamiya acrylics because they`re my paint of choice for […]

Knights large and small!

by Paul Carpenter on November 4, 2017 in Figures -- 10 Comments

Hi all My real fascination with models lies with figures. Figures really bring a model to life (and of course, if not done well can make a great model seem second rate…we have all probably seen some very nice aircraft […]

Return of The Revenge of The Son of The Cardboard Box feat. Autonomic Assistant Antti (The Problem Solver) – (Kotobukiya Danboard & MSG)

by IT Lahtinen on October 29, 2017 in Figures -- 12 Comments

So it finally happened in the future … It started from the leaked General AI (Artificial Intelligence), which hit the advanced RFID memory chips in boxes. One of the most agitated was the Son of The Cardboard Box. It was […]

Stalingrad Revisited

by Rob Pollock on October 22, 2017 in Figures -- 14 Comments

In Headlines three years ago, nearly to the week, I posted this Jeff Shiu Miniatures 120mm resin figure of a German Grenadier at Stalingrad; I was never happy with the painting. Since then, my figure painting skills have improved somewhat, […]

Figures, I’d start a new project quickly…..

by Rob Anderson on October 16, 2017 in Figures -- 9 Comments

Ok another bad pun from Rob! This is one of Verlinden’s excellent 120mm SS figures, this one being a fellow from the Ardennes counter offensive. He wears the M44 field jacket and late war boots with leggings. Most all of […]

Thank you, iModeler – July Award

by David Powell on October 12, 2017 in Figures -- 13 Comments

I’m a little late in posting this, as the kit arrived last month, but I wanted to thank iModeler for the wonderful kit and having my work as July’s Best in Show. I thought I’d do a quick review of […]

Empress’ Dragoons Officer (1/35 scale)

by David Powell on September 8, 2017 in Figures -- 18 Comments

Here’s another project I finished not too long ago that I wanted to share with you all. It’s a 1/35 (54mm) Napoleonic figure from Pegaso, an Officer from the Empress’ Dragoons. I experimented with a couple different effects on this […]

1/20 Heian Period Samurai Archer

by David Powell on July 3, 2017 in Figures -- 35 Comments

Hello, everyone! It’s been a while since I’ve posted, but I wanted to share this figure which I finished not too long ago. The kit is from Pegaso models and was painted by hand using acrylics. All of the design […]

1/10 scale Figure

by jim wasley on June 12, 2017 in Figures -- 12 Comments

I’ve got to thank all the fine modelers who have posted articles it has inspired me to finish this project,It is a subject that has always fascinated me I have a book on the Weapons of the Waffen SS and […]

Tamiya German Field Commander, 1/16 scale

by Mike Still on April 23, 2017 in Figures -- 11 Comments

Tamiya has been making a fair bit of hard currency over the past couple of decades with their 1/16 scale series of plastic figure kits, and their German Field Commander offers a mix of good detail and marginal parts fit. […]