Modelling Mr. Shunsaku Tamiya and Diego, the famous fan from Argentina



This is a commemorative photo of two people remodeled in the doll remodeling contest. The work was on display at Tamiya Fair and won the bronze award.
Source: Sじろう @ Twitter
More about Diego

New Tamiya static kits presented at Tamiya Fair 2019


Tamiya 14136 1/12 Kawasaki Ninja H2 Carbon

Tamiya 35371 1/35 German Infantry Mid-WWII

New Tamiya Mini 4WD presented at Tamiya Fair 2019


Tamiya 95532 Buck Blader

Tamiya 95534 Vise-Intruder

Tamiya 19454 Cosmosonic FM-A Chassis

Tamiya 18094 NEO-VQS

Tamiya Mini 4WD Graphics Book Yaesu Mediamook with Special Sticker Appendix


From the 1980s to the present, Tamiya’s hit model “Mini 4WD” has been loved by many fans. Confronting the Mini 4WD from the perspective of “mature hobby culture”, focusing on the art works of users who are active in painting competitions (competit delegances) throughout the country, how to make cool machines, and how to play as a communication tool Introducing familiar ways to enjoy as a valuable partner in lifestyle. A book that fully conveys the new appeal of Tamiya’s Mini 4WD to many hobby fans.

Special Appendix
Special Sticker
PUNK DRUNKERS x ZNUG DESIGN x PDC_DESIGNWORKS x NABA

Size: 100 pages in A4 size
Publication date: October 2019
Publisher: Yaesu Publishing
ISBN-10: 4861445124
ISBN-13: 9784861445125

Loading the legendary Tyrrell P34 from the Tamiya Museum for the upcoming Suzuka Circuit Sound of Engine event



Sources and more: Suzuka Circuit & Tamiya INC Twitter

Tamiya Fair 2019 Special Sale Items


Special Sale Items
■ 1/35 American Airborne Tank M551 Sheridan (Vietnam War) (white box) (4,070 yen)
■ 1/35 American anti-aircraft artillery M42 Duster (with 3 dolls) (white box) (2,860 yen) )
■ 1/35 German light tank 38 (t) E / F type (white box) (2,640 yen)
■ 1/35 Deutsche Bahn armored P204 (f) (white box) (¥ 3,630)
■ 1/35 Ground Self-Defense Force light Armored motor vehicle (LAV) (white box) (3,080 yen)
■ 1/24 Countach LP500S (clear coat red body) (white box) (3,300 yen)

* What is a white box (shirobako)?
This is a prototype model kit that will be produced in a limited production prior to the product launch. The outer box and assembly drawings are printed in simple form, and the color and shape of the parts may differ from the product version.

Food
■ Toyama’s “ Rural Manju (5 pieces) ” made by Tamiya Fan (1,026 yen)