Article Directory: Sci-fi

Science fiction, fantasy and mecha model building.

Star Wars Snow Speeder – Battle of Hoth

.This diorama using the AMT/ERTL Star Wars Snow speeder kit has been on my ‘to do’ list for years. I always wanted to build it crashed after being inspired while watching the movie The Empire Strikes Back many years ago as a kid. The kit itself[...]

350th K’tinga battle cruiser.

I thought I would share my latest project. Its an all resin 350th Klingon K'tinga. The kit was a nightmare to assemble with poorly cast parts, no instructions, base or decals. It took many hours of correction and the addition of extra details t[...]

Polar Lights 1:350 Star Trek USS Enterprise

Recently Polar Lights changed the mold on the kit, and made the saucer (primary) hull smooth, eleminating the fine engraved lines. This one I have here was the first issue of the kit, the one that could be preordered (and then it was available a[...]

My Revell USS Enterprise NCC-1701 (1/600) – From start to finish

I already presented my Enterprise build, but now I made a little video with lighting showed :) If you like my video feel free to subscribe to my channel, and leave a comment :) Thank you :) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7xhWs2UAbE4

“Good Shot Jansen” MPC AT-AT Diorama

This kit was given to me about 10 years ago from a former club member. I started on it then and it eventually got shelved and shoved back in to the box. Recently, I decided to start building some of my Star Wars kits and this one need to be comp[...]

Star Wars Rebel U-Wing, Incom UT-60D

Star Wars Rebel U-Wing, Incom UT-60D This new plane will appear in Star Wars Rogue One Disney movie. ILM told that 781 pre designs reportedly was needed, before the U-Wings final design was released and the machine was presented to the public[...]

Thunderbirds Recovery Vehicle (Imai, non scale)

Thunderbirds are go! Or at least The Recovery Vehicle kind of thingie. This is a little (9cm/3,5”) quickie one. Kit is from the old IMAI box which include Thunderbird 2 (TB2) and some sort of Recovery Vehicle. I was kind a disappointed when [...]

Pegasus 1/12 Scale Monster from ‘Relic’

Greetings monster lovers!! Today's offering is the Pegasus 1/12th scale solid vinyl "Mbwun" monster from 1997 movie 'Relic'. I started with a base coat of Tamiya Acrylic Deck Tan, then detailed it out with Vallejo inks and transparent colours. [...]

T-70 X-Wing Fighter – Ralph McQuarrie Throwback Scheme

Last Christmas I received both the X-Wing and the First Order Tie Fighter kits. I'm kind of on a Star Wars building kick at the moment and decided to pull this one out of the stash and get started on it. It is Interesting to note that while this[...]

Pegasus 2005 War of the Worlds Alien

This is the Alien from Steven Spielberg's 2005 version of 'The War of the Worlds'. This and the tri-pod fighting machine (which I also have), are the best things about this movie. This kit is multi-media, having styrene plastic legs and hands,[...]