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USMC Stretcher Team

 

1/35 Scale

Warriors

S u m m a r y
Catalogue Number, Description and Price: 35541 - USMC Tank Crew WW2 USD$54.95  available online from VLS website
Scale: 1/35
Contents and Media: Seven parts in pale yellow resin
Review Type: FirstLook
Advantages: Great action scene; high quality sculpting; terrific as a standalone vignette or as a part of a larger diorama
Disadvantages: All figures supplied in a single bag
Recommendation: Highly Recommended

Reviewed by Andrew Judson


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FirstLook

 

Every now and then a set of figures will come out that just blow you away - you have to have them. This is one of those occasions.

Warriors' 1/35 scale USMC Stretcher Team is a big set, with five figures and a base depicting a group of Marines in the Pacific trying their best to get a wounded buddy to medical help.

Inside the box are one base and a hefty bag of thirty five resin parts - wow! That is a lot of work, but well worth the effort. There will be a bit of cleaning up of parts but nothing too difficult. However, some time and care will be required to make sure all the parts are associated with the appropriate figures, and that they are all correctly aligned with each other.

It might have been nice if each figure was packed in a separate bag but, hey, its no big deal.

One aspect that really impressed me was the facial expressions. They are very convincing.

I highly recommend this set to all, and I am looking forward to future releases from Warriors.

Highly Recommended.

Thanks to VLS for the review samples


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Text and Images Copyright 2004 by Andrew Judson
Page Created 02 June, 2004
Last updated 02 June, 2004

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