Húsares de la Princesa (1884) – An In-Depth Review (H&V Miniatures)

Husares de la Princesa the PRELUDE One of the latest full figure releases from Heroes & Villains was sent to ...
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Yi Sun-Sin – An In-Depth Review (Nuts Planet)

Yi Sun-Sin - the PRELUDE This latest bust release from my friend Benny Sa sent me from NutsPlanet is an ...
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Lotharingian Knight – An In-Depth Review (DG Artwork)

Lotharingian Knight - the PRELUDE The Lotharingian Knight is the latest historic bust release from DG Artwork, sculpted by Dae-Hyeoung ...
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Portrait of a Young Tiefling Resin Bust painted by Raffaele Picca

Portrait of a Young Tiefling Resin Bust – An In-Depth Review (Dark Sword Miniatures)

[cs_content]Portrait of a Young Tiefling Resin Bust Prelude Figure Mentors presents its review of Dark Sword Miniatures' Portrait of a ...
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The Divine Comedy – an expose with the Creators of the Ground Breaking KS Campaign

THE DIVINE COMEDY - PRELUDE Anyone who knows me even on an appearance only basis will probably be able to ...
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Weird Armies Reign (WAR) and now for something different!

Weird Armies Reign a PRELUDE WAR is a relatively new company out of Athens, Greece that creates 1/35 scale, highly ...
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Redwing – An In-Depth Review (Terrible Kids Stuff)

REDWING the prelude I have been friends with Vittorio at TKS for some time now and I am an avid collector ...
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Louisiana Tiger – An In-Depth Review (MJ Miniatures)

LOUISIANA TIGER the prelude Louisiana Tiger is a 75mm (1/24 scale)  kit depicting a combatant from the American Civil War, ...
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It’s a Piece of Cake – An In-Depth Review (La Historia Miniatures)

It's a Piece of Cake - THE PRELUDE I met Jinkoo, the creator and owner of La Historia Miniatures, a ...
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La Resistance – Kit Review (Pedro Fernandez Works)

PRELUDE La Resistance is the latest bust from the catalogue of Pedro Fernandez Works. It is a single piece, traditional bust ...
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Kit Review – Sana (White Wolf Miniatures)

PRELUDE White Wolf Miniatures is a relatively new company and this new release Sana, is a real gem! The digital ...
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Kit Review – The Franco-Prussian War series (H&V Miniatures)

PRELUDE The mini busts by H&V (Heroes and Villains) are always a delight to see, I have seen many painted ...
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Kit Review – Velaf (Galapagos Miniatures)

PRELUDE I am happy that Ju-Won Jung of Galapagos Miniatures continue the collaboration with our site and this is the second review in what I ...
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Kit Review – Ambiorix (Chief of Eburones) Pegaso Models

PRELUDE The collaboration with Pegaso continues and I plan to write an article or two for historical magazines, painting some ...
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Kit Review – Landsknecht, XVI Century (Tartar Miniatures)

PRELUDE Tartar Miniatures continue to blaze a trail for fascinating historical subjects and a while back sent me some samples, ...
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Kit Review – Valentina (RN Estudio)

PRELUDE I only recently happened upon RN Estudio. They are a Spanish company which offers to help you create 3-D ...
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Kit Review – Cthulu (Figone)

PRELUDE Seeing as I am a big H.P. Lovecraft fan and one of my all time favourite novels is The ...
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Kit Review – Luftwaffe Aces (MJ Miniatures)

PRELUDE The sculpts coming out of the MJ studio are always of a high quality and the variety of subject ...
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Kit Review – A Long Road (RobotRocket Miniatures)

PRELUDE I have known Matty Pearce, the creative force behind RobotRocket Miniatures, (website currently under construction) for quite some time, often ...
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Atonement – A MasterPiece and a Wonderful Gift

Atonement - PRELUDE  Firstly I am not a religious man, my faith as it is and belief is based around ...
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Kit Review – Abel (Kimera Models)

PRELUDE Abel is the second release from the Pulvis range of figures from Kimera Models. It follows the initial releases, ...
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Kit Review – Viking Axeman (DG Artwork)

PRELUDE The team continues it's collaboration with our our little brother from Korea Dae-Hyeong Kim and DG Artwork. The latest ...
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THE FIVE CYCLONES COMING SOON!!!!!!!

PRELUDE I have known Mirko aka Mauganra through social media for quite a long time now and his works have ...
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Kit Review – WWII British Commando (Life Miniatures)

PRELUDE There are few who would argue that Sang-Eon Lee is the pinnacle of our figure painting community, this latest ...
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Kit Review – Harald Skull Breaker (SAGO)

PRELUDE It seems that new companies are springing up everywhere and one initially believes this to be a good idea ...
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Kit Review – WWII U.S. Tanker (MJ Miniatures)

PRELUDE MJ Miniatures since 2013 has predominantly focused on busts, but this release sees something a little special, a large ...
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Kit Review – Grogoth (Galapagos Miniatures)

PRELUDE I am so honoured that Ju-Won Jung and Galapagos Miniatures have decided to collaborate with our site and this ...
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Kit Review – Paganus (Aradia Miniatures)

PRELUDE So we continue our collaboration and support for Aradia Miniatures with this review of their latest fantastical beast Paganus ...
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Kit Review – Aly (Black Veil Models)

PRELUDE Aly the last survivor is the debut release from Black Veil Models, it is a 75mm kit, digitally sculpted ...
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Kit Review – Wizard of Agni (Ben Komets Miniatures)

PRELUDE I am a big fan of the painting of Ben Komets and when he started up his own range ...
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Kit Review – Online (Pedro Fernandez Works)

PRELUDE The sixth release from Pedro Fernandez Works is a 73mm high, 3 part, polyurethane resin bust called "Online" depicting the ...
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Kit Review – Advance Guard and Shield from the Trigger Series (Nuts Planet)

PRELUDE Nuts Planet continue to raise the bar with what is possible with a resin kit. With new releases coming ...
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Winter Child Assembled by TKS

Kit Review – Winter Child (Terrible Kids Stuff)

PRELUDE This is our second review of a figure from this range, if you want to read the first review by David ...
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Kit Review – Polish Hussar Nobleman (Young Miniatures)

PRELUDE I have always realised that the busts from Young Miniatures were of a high quality but I never realised ...
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Kit Review – The Defeated (Darkstar Miniatures)

PRELUDE Darkstar Miniatures landed a great release when Mike Blank, the renowned figure painter and sculptor, agreed to create this ...
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Kit Review – The Grenadier 1809 (Best Soldiers)

PRELUDE As a lot of you will know, Best Soldiers not only act as a store distributing figures from a ...
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Kit Review – XV Cent Crossbowman (Tartar Miniatures)

PRELUDE Tartar Miniatures have been producing a series of releases for the last couple of years now, being fairly eclectic ...
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Kit Review – 1/10 Beginners Series WWII Panzer Commander (Life Miniatures)

PRELUDE There are not many that would disagree with me when I say Sang Eon Lee is the pinnacle of ...
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Kit Review – Harald I (Altores Studio)

PRELUDE A relative newcomer to the miniature market and community Altores Studio are creating quite a reputation for themselves and ...
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Kit Review – Silver Wolf (Joaquin Palacios Studio)

PRELUDE Garandur is the latest commercial release for Joaquin Palacios Studio and it is a thing of savage beauty. The ...
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Kit Review – Plic and Ploc (Black Sun Miniatures)

PRELUDE This wonderfully characterful bust arrived in a plain brown box, a sticker on the side naming the kit and ...
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Kit Review – Liberty on the Barricades (NutsPlanet)

PRELUDE This latest review looks at something that is so much more than a figure, this is literally a vignette ...
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Kit Review – Celt Warrior (DG Artwork)

PRELUDE This time we see a welcome return from Korean sculptor and producer Dae Hyoung Kim of DG Artwork, this latest ...
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Kit Review – Chaos Lord (MJ Miniatures)

PRELUDE Man Jin Kim is like a brother to me and he has supported me on everything I have tried ...
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Kit Review – Zehir, Turtle Shaman (Limbo Miniatures)

PRELUDE Vincent Zhang has been creating some pretty original concepts at Limbo Miniatures and this piece is no different, we ...
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Kit Review – Harald (Heroes & Villains)

PRELUDE I have been a fan of H&V range for several years so this is somewhat an honour for me ...
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Kit Review – Sail Away (BrokenToad)

PRELUDE It is somewhat gratifying to have been involved with a friends' project right from the early days of market ...
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Kit Review – The Devil Eye Collector (NutsPlanet)

PRELUDE When Benny Sa from NutsPlanet was given permission by the incredible illustrator exPix, Hyunjoon Kim, to use his artwork ...
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Kit Review – Amon (Pedro Fernandez Works)

PRELUDE I was so excited when Pedro Fernandez agreed to collaborate with figurementors, his works are incredibly provocative with stunning ...
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Kit Review – HERO of the Sky (Ben Komets Miniatures)

PRELUDE When I saw Ben release his new, aesthetically beautiful website followed by his announcement that he would be creating ...
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Kit Review – C-Girl Akito (Neko Galaxy)

PRELUDE I have known Piotrek Czajka for a few years, not only do we have our hobby in common but ...
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Kit Review – Queen of the Witches (Aradia Miniatures)

PRELUDE My collaboration with Aradia Miniatures continues with the beautiful Queen, sculpted by Ali Jalali in 70mm scale. It was ...
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Kit Review – Dumah, Lord of Bones (Kimera Models)

PRELUDE A couple of months ago I was approached by master figure painter and show organiser at Monte san Savino, ...
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Kit Review – Frank Von Stein (Terrible Kids Stuff)

PRELUDE Quick on the heels of their last release, Terrible Kids Stuff has come out with two more fantastic figures: ...
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Kit Review – Deputy Betty (Michael Kontraros Collectibles)

PRELUDE If you do not know the work of Michael Kontraros yet then you have missed out on some incredible ...
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Kit Preview – Death Dealer (Kabuki Models)

PRELUDE I have been developing a great relationship with Kabuki Studio and several months ago was let in on a ...
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Kit Review – Einan (Terrible Kids Stuff)

PRELUDE Terrible Kids Stuff have come back on the scene with a bang. After a long break, they've released five ...
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Kit Review – Big Adventure (NutsPlanet)

PRELUDE Hi everyone, so the collaboration with NutsPlanet continues and this time we have a really enigmatic sculpt by Jonatan ...
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Kit Review and more – Kati Otersdorf (Luftkrieg 1919)

PRELUDE A couple months ago I received a message from a certain Richard William Andrews of Aviattic fame, asking if ...
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A Student Incentive with Michael Kontraros

PRELUDE Michael Kontraros, master sculptor, mentor, teacher and creator of bespoke, one off award winning projects is currently running a ...
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Kit Review – Captain Garfio (Spira Mirabilis)

PRELUDE Captain Garfio is the latest, highly sought after, limited edition (136 copies and almost SOLD OUT) creation from the ...
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Kit Review – The Horde is Coming (Joaquin Palacios Studio)

PRELUDE "The Horde is Coming" is the latest release out of the Joaquin Palacios Studio, it arrived in a brown ...
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Kit Review – The Commander (bestsoldiers)

PRELUDE The Commander (Royal Navy - XIX sec.) is a relatively new release from the ever growing catalogue from bestsoldiers.com and ...
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Kit Review – The Orc (MJ Miniatures)

PRELUDE The latest kit from my little brother Man Jin Kim at MJ Miniatures arrived in a surprisingly large brown ...
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Kit Review – Devastator Victor (Nutsplanet)

PRELUDE Devastator Victor is the latest release in the near future series "Trigger" from Nutsplanet. It arrived in its' instantly ...
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Kit Review – Troll Sorcerer (Figurinistanbul)

PRELUDE The debut release from Figurinistanbul arrived quickly and safely in a "no frills" packaging, brown box, ziplock bags and bubble ...
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Kit Review – Alas (BrokenToad Resin Cast)

PRELUDE I have been following Kris over at BrokenToad for some years now, it helps that he's a good friend, ...
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Kit Review – Sea Wolf WWII German U-boat Commander (Life Miniatures)

PRELUDE Life Miniatures latest release, Sea Wolf, arrived in the stunning packaging as usual. The parts nestled between layers of ...
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Kit Review – Ganesh (Aradia Miniatures)

PRELUDE The latest review sample from my friends at Aradia arrived in its usual clam pack presentation adorned with the ...
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Kit Review – Don Quixote (NutsPlanet)

PRELUDE My kit arrived in its' now customary, sturdy blue box adorned with the box art by Myeong-Ha Hwang, the ...
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Kit Review – Knight of the North (BestSoldiers)

PRELUDE The Knight of the North arrived in a very nice, wrap around black box adorned with the boxart painted ...
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Kit Review – Barbarian and the Lost Princess (Black Sun Miniatures)

PRELUDE Black Sun Miniatures have been making a fair bit of noise since bursting on to the hobby scene, with a ...
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Kit Review – Josef “Pips” Priller (bf109models)

PRELUDE This is a 1/16 scale, polyurethane resin, single piece bust. It is of the traditional variety, just head and ...
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Previewing Anne Bonny (Kabuki Studio)

PRELUDE This write up is a little different, being that I have been trusted with one of the masters, prior ...
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kit Review – War Pigeon (DG Artwork)

PRELUDE This kit is a 13 part, polyurethane resin, traditionally sculpted 1/9 scale bust sculpted by Dae-Hyoung Kim for DG ...
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SPOTLIGHT – Black Crow Miniatures

In 2015 I was lucky enough to get myself booked on the Weekend Workshop with Francesco Farabi in Liverpool. John ...
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Kit Review – Rifleman Jess and Secret Agent Aida (NutsPlanet)

PRELUDE These figures turned up in their sturdy, dark blue boxes, each adorned with the boxart painted by Ki Yeol ...
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Kit Review – Find Your Way (Midnight Miniatures)

PRELUDE Following on from the success of Midnight Miniatures first two, full figure releases (Crush your Enemies and Massive Madness), ...
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Kit Review – Zouave 1914 (Life Miniatures)

PRELUDE This is a traditionally sculpted 1/10 polyurethane resin bust comprising ten parts and the now expected cylindrical bust mount ...
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Kit Review – Shark Day (Wonderlands Project)

PRELUDE "Shark Day" is a Nine part, polyurethane resin miniature based on the stunning concept art by Maxim Verehin and ...
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Kit Review -Memories of the Void Seeds (Nocturna)

PRELUDE This female figure continues the Malefic range inspired by Luis and Romulo Royo for Nocturna. The kit arrived safely ...
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Kit Review – Germanic Warrior (Pegaso Models)

PRELUDE I am so excited to bring you my first ever review of a Pegaso Models. I spoke with Pietro ...
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Kit Review – Violet and GC-B1

PRELUDE This is the second large release from the Ghost Company series of figures following on from Humanoid and Dog ...
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Kit Review – Yeomanry Busts (NutsPlanet)

PRELUDE This new range of busts has been titled "it busts", not sure of the reasons behind this, perhaps just ...
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Kit Review – Moloch the Mountain Giant (Figone)

PRELUDE Moloch the Mountain Giant is a stunning figure, sculpted by the uber talented Allan Carrasco for Figone. Initially produced ...
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Kit review – Mediterraneo the Triton (Aradia Miniatures)

PRELUDE I think I was probably the first person within our community to do an in depth article about Aradias' incredible ...
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Kit review – Polish Hussar (MJ Miniatures)

PRELUDE This kit is a collaborative effort between DG Artwork and MJ Miniatures. This is a traditionally sculpted historical kit of ...
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