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Science fiction, fantasy and mecha model building.

The Mysterians!

by Mike Maynard on January 29, 2015 in Sci-fi -- 22 Comments

Love them or hate them, TOHO Company movies of the 1950’s were popular in Japan and the USA. Films like Godzilla, Rodan, Mothra, Battle in Outer Space and King Ghidorah generated huge revenues for the Japanese film studios. Every movie […]

Call For a Taxi–a Space Taxi!

by Mike Maynard on December 18, 2014 in Sci-fi -- 13 Comments

This Monogram kit was released during the hey-day of space models in 1959. Designed by Willy Ley, the 1:48 scale model is a depiction of a space “Taxi”, or space tug to be used in moving cargo and passengers around […]

Destination Unkown

by Rick Wilkes on December 11, 2014 in Sci-fi -- 20 Comments

This is the Pegasus 1/144 scale Luna Rocketship kit. I has 11 or 12 parts as I recall and no fit issues. I started this kit the same day as the Airfix Stuka I did for the BoB group build […]

Time for some Sci-Fi When Worlds Collide

by Mark Fidler on September 22, 2013 in Sci-fi -- 10 Comments

This is the Pegasus kit of the Space ship from the movie When Worlds Collide. It was a great 50’s movie. The kit goes together very nicely and comes with the base and launch ramp there is a photo etch […]

Sinar Fleet Systems – TIE Advanced X1 – ~1/32 Scale

by Steve E on April 11, 2013 in Sci-fi -- 2 Comments

This is the original 1977 MPC release of Darth Vaders TIE Fighter. The kit, being an original release went together very well! The biggest draw back of this kit is that there is a warp molded into the kit that […]