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ICM's 'May 1945' Figure Set in 1/35
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Provincia de Lugo, Spain / Espaņa
Joined: April 23, 2003
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Posted: Friday, November 03, 2006 - 11:08 PM UTC
Just posted, a review of ICM''s recent 1/35th scale figure release - ''May 1945'' which is a four-figure, 1/35th scale, styrene figure set which portrays Soviet troops in relaxed poses. An incrediblu useful and well executed set, more details of which can be seen:

May 1945 Figure Set Review

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Dublin, Ireland
Joined: November 27, 2004
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Posted: Saturday, November 04, 2006 - 12:55 AM UTC
These look terrific. Congratulations to ICM for a very imaginative and useful set. Jim, how do they compare sizewize to other 1/35 figures.
I've always wanted to do a diorama based on this photo

for which the Accordion player will come in very usefull, I have the Plus Models Accordion player but this guy looks better
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England - East Midlands, United Kingdom
Joined: December 16, 2005
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Posted: Saturday, November 04, 2006 - 02:00 AM UTC
Seen this set in my LHS the other week,caught my eye due to the unusual poses on display,interested to see a female figure in there also.
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Ontario, Canada
Joined: March 20, 2002
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Posted: Saturday, November 04, 2006 - 09:21 PM UTC
Ahh a slavic set with a woman yet! It rhymes And an accordion too!

Good review always a bonus to have a female character thrown in.

I love the box art.

A must buy.

Cheers, Michael

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Al Qahirah, Egypt / لعربية
Joined: July 23, 2004
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Posted: Sunday, November 05, 2006 - 01:45 AM UTC
I just got this set a couple of days ago and the figures are really nice. I keep thinking what great figure sets we would have if Dragon adds this kind of imagination to their figure sets. Oh well, can't have everything.

Unfortunately, I stopped buying Dragon figures as of late. In spite of their somewhat lesser quality, now I only wait for figure releases from Miniart, ICM, and Masterbox because of their originality.

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Manitoba, Canada
Joined: August 27, 2002
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Posted: Sunday, November 05, 2006 - 03:27 AM UTC
WOW, an accordian in plastic!!! Has to be a first! Kudos to ICM (and other smaller companies) for putting out really unique and interesting subjects! I wonder how many people will buy the set just for the figure on the chair and the accordian? VERY NICE!