Tag Archives: 1/144 model

I Wing, U-Wing, We all Wing!

Talk about a “wing-wing” situation! After some legal wrangling, the Bandai Star Wars kits have become available for legitimate exporters to sell and distribute in North America! As a person who has grown into a Star Wars fan over the last couple of decades, and as a person who loves a good space ship model, […]

Germany’s Coastal Killer

The open seas weren’t the only place for U-boats to be found wreaking havoc on shipping during WWII. To combat Allied ships in littoral waters, the Kriegsmarine (German Navy) comissioned a new class of small, advanced subs mid-war. These were the Type XXIII “Electroboats”; the shrunk-down “brown water” brothers of the larger Type XXI. Check […]