Shizuoka Hobby Show 2018 Day 3

More great coverage from Shizuoka 2018.  The Modelling news has a great post with extensive coverage from all the manufacturers. Some highlights I noticed. A ton more photos of Tamiya’s 1/48 F-14D. Tamiya 1/35th scale Wespe SPG. Heller’s 72nd scale E-3 AWACS Sentry.  MPC is coming out with a new tool Hawk Mark IX from Space 1999. AV-8B Harrier II from Hobby Boss in 1/18!  (Garage to display it not included). Star Wars fans will like the Bandai 1:72 scale B-Wing Fighter. Have fun going through all the photos.        

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Shizuoka Hobby Show 2018 Day 2

Some video and more pictures coming out from Shizuoka. Hobbylink.tv has a great page with several videos and photo galleries of the booths and what’s on display. Latest Show Report – coverage of topics for aircraft, armour, ship and car builders. Gunpla Show report – coverage for Sci-fi and gundam builders. Saturday and Sunday the show is open to the public so there will be much more pictures and reviews showing up.

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Shizuoka Hobby Show 2018

The Shizuoka Hobby Show is one of the most anticipated dates on the hobby calendar.  Many of the major manufacturers use Shizuoka to present upcoming releases for the year. This is what has popped up on the first day of the show. The first two days are for trade and press and then the public can see all the goodies on day three and four. Tamiya Tamiya always has great things they announce and this year is no exception. Here is the list from the Tamiya site. 【 Scale Models 】 1/700 Aircraft Carrier DDV192 Ibuki 1/35 Japan Ground Self Defense Force MCV Type 16 1/35 U.S. Light Tank M3 Stuart Late Production 1/35 German Self-Propelled Howitzer Wespe “Italian Front” 1/48 British Tank Churchill Mk.VII Crocodile 1/48 U.S. Medium Tank M4A3E8 Sherman “Easy Eight” 1/48 Grumman F-14D Tomcat 1/48 German Luftwaffe Crew (Winter) w/Kettenkraftrad 1/12 Yamaha YZF-R1M 1/12 Ducati 1199…

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