Axis Empires TK DS Expansion Schiffskrieg Pre-order

China Incident Scenario setup: Axis Empires Dai senso boardgame

Axis Empires TK DS Expansion Schiffskrieg Pre-order     According to the Decision Games website, the expansion for the Axis Empires: Totaler Krieg and Dai Senso is near. The expansion includes TK & DS upgrades, Random based engine to explore new possibles avenues in WW2 called Dice of Decision II and the Schiffskrieg module, which offers a […]

USS Navy Carrier Deck 1/144 scale

USS Carrier Deck 1/144 scale

USS Navy Carrier Deck 1/144 Scale       For all those that love 1/144 scale aircrafts, you may find the following item very appealing. You may have always dreamed of having a carrier for your 1/144 planes. However, the complete carrier would occupy too much space at your room. There is a smart and […]

Israeli Tank M51 Upgraded Model Kit

M51 Model kit upgraded Sherman, Israel Forces. Release March 2017.

Israeli Tank M51 Tamiya Model Kit     Upgraded M51 Tank is a new Tamiya model kit version of the famous Sherman tank operated by the Israel Defense Forces. Israel Defense Force M4A1 Sherman tank upgraded with HVVS suspension and armed with a powerful French 105mm CN-105-F1 gun. Kit includes crisp exterior features, cast texture […]

Elephant 1/35 model tank kits military

A disabled Elefant in Italy, 1944. Bundesarchiv, Bild 101I-313-1004-25 / Vack / CC-BY-SA 3.0

Elephant 1/35 model tank kits military     The Elephant was one of the secret weapons of German Army during the Battle of Kursk. However, mechanical problems and inappropriate tactical terrain did not contribute to achieve success. The heavy tank Elefant  was in fact a tank destroyer operated by German Wehrmacht during World War II. It was built […]

Vought SB2U Vindicator History and Scale Models

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Vought SB2U Vindicator History and Scale Models     Vought SB2U Vindicator origins are rooted in 1934 when the United States Navy requested for a new Scout Bomber for carrier use. Vought was one of the six manufacturers that submitted proposals for the aircraft, which had initially two variants, monoplane and biplane. Vought submitted designs in […]

Imperial Japanese Navy Admirals

Cruiser Suzuya in 1935 during sea trials.

Imperial Japanese Navy Admirals     Historical period: Post-Restoration War   Yamamoto Gonnohyoe (1852-1933) During his active service from 1879-1928, Admiral Yamamoto Gonnohyoe participated in several conflicts such as Boshin War, First Sino-Japanese War and Russo-Japanese War. He was commander of the cruisers Takao and Takachiho  His strategy toward China during the First Sino-Japanese war […]

Secret Cave 1961 Mitsubishi J8M Imperial Japanese Navy Air Service Aircraft

Mitsubishi J8M Shusui in 1945 ready for testing flight.

The last Mitsubishi Shusui J8M was found in a secret cave in 1961     Mitsubishi J8M Shusui , which means Autumn Water, was a joint secret project of the Imperial Japanese Navy Air Service and Imperial Japanese Army Air Service. The Japanese learnt quickly from the devastation produced by B-29s bombers during their massive attacks […]

Gulf War Model Kit set 1/72 scale

Italeri Gulf War 1991 1/72 model kit set

 Gulf War Model Kit set 1/72 scale     Italeri is surprising us lately with a series of diorama kits and combo which includes several vehicles and aircraft. See for example, our previous reports on the D-Day Dioramas. This time they offer an interesting model kit set about the Gulf War. So far, I did […]