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Build: Sweet Arlene (P-51D Mustang)

Build: Sweet Arlene (P-51D Mustang)

The problem with having a big backlog of models is that some things stay in there longer than you want them to. The Sweet Arlene is definitely one of those models. Of course, I also feel like I’m always saying that the model I’m building is one that’s been waiting to be built for a […]

Build: Pan Am China Clipper

Build: Pan Am China Clipper

As chosen by popular demand on my second Instagram “what should I build next?” post, I present this beautiful flying boat. I thought, for a while, that this model had been retired, but it appears that just the gift-box set version of it has been retired. But when I thought it was going to be […]

Sneak Peek: P-40 Warhawk

Sneak Peek: P-40 Warhawk

This is why you subscribe to the Metal Earth Newsletter. You get nifty little sneak peeks from time to time, like this teaser of a P-40 Warhawk model currently in development (note the little footnote in the bottom right, where it says “not the final model”). Gotta say I’m digging the paint job with the […]

Coming Soon: 4 More Piececool Models

Coming Soon: 4 More Piececool Models

According to the Google Translation, these models are honoring / celebrating the 70th Anniversary of “New China.” I’m not sure what that means, except for two brand new models (a tank and building), and two new color variants for existing models (an aircraft carrier and jet fighter). All of these are slated for release in […]

Coming Soon: B-24 Liberator

Coming Soon: B-24 Liberator

Metal Earth just dropped another model into the Coming Soon section, but for some reason, it’s only visible on the Fascinations website, not the Metal Earth one. Either way, this one looks great, clocking in at 3 sheets, the first of the airplanes to use that many. It should add quite a bit of detail […]