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  1. Reaper Discussion

    1. FAQs 'n Stuff

      Gosh, we have a lot of pinned topics having to do with FAQs. Most of them are in here. Many questions have been answered already. Why don't you take a peek in here first?

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    2. News

      What's happening. Company information, industry information, things that are important.

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    3. Reaper General

      Discussion area for all things Reaper. Do you have an idea for a new figure you'd like to see? Have a general company policy question? Do you want to gush about how cool you think we are? This is the forum for you.

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    4. Chronoscope

      A forum for Reaper's new cross-genre everything-but-the-kitchen-sink miniatures, where by "kitchen sink" we mean "fantasy."

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    5. Bones Miniatures & Legendary Encounters

      Questions and discussion about the various Bones ranges or Legendary Encounters line can frolic happily here.

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    6. ReaperCon

      Find roomies, find rides, ask questions, get answers. That sort of thing.

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  2. Craft Corner

    1. Show Off

      Do you have a piece that you painted that you'd like the world to see? Stroke your egos: Post your pictures in here.

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    2. Painting Tips & Advice

      Have a tip to share?  Need advice?  Jump in here.

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    3. Works In Progress

      We love watching you work. If you have a piece that's incomplete that you simply need advice on, or if you want to take us on a step by step journey through your process for your new dragon, all WIPs are welcome here.

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    4. Speed / Army / Tabletop Techniques

      We could have called it "Sparmytop" painting, but we're not sure that would have scanned right. DIscussion, questions, and help for your tabletop quality jobs in here.

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    5. Shutterbug

      Don't know a macro from macaroni? Do you regularly forget to take the lens cap off? In general, do you have photography questions? How about some tips and advice? This is the place for such things.

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    6. Conversions, Presentation, and Terrain

      Talk about your latest projects, ask questions, discuss articles, and generally share in the subtle art of conversion and presentation.

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    7. Sculpting

      We know you've been playing with the green stuff. It's practically flying from the shelves. So share your work, share tips, and get advice here.

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    8. Mini Exchanges and Paint Contests

      We like 'em, they're fun, so here's the spot for them. Organize and communicate here.

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  3. Reaper Games

    1. CAV

      A discussion forum for the CAV Miniatures and Gaming community.

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    2. Warlord

      Discussion area for the release rules, faction strategies, the region of Taltos, and the miniatures themselves

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  4. General Discussion

    1. General Fantasy

      The place to go for rants, raves, and otherwise general discussion regarding the Fantasy universe, especially as it relates to miniatures.

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    2. General Sci-Fi

      A general discussion forum for things related to Sci-Fi miniatures and gaming.

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    3. General Modern / Historical

      Discussion about Modern and Historical miniatures and their games.

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    4. Kickstarter

      A place for discussion of all things Kickstarter. Review the Guidelines before Posting

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    5. Off-Topic Rampancy

      How about a place to file all of your off-topic posts? What should go in here? (Tasteful) jokes, back-slapping, general randomness, stuff like that.

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  5. The Sandbox

    1. The Gathering

      Use this space to organize your games.  GMs: Define your scenario and rules when gathering a game.  Interested players:  Post your character and their stats in reply.  When you're ready to play, come see Bryan.

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    2. The Playing

      Once your game is gathered, GMs check in with Bryan to gain access to start their games in this forum.

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    3. Fiction, Poetry, and Other Abuses

      A place to post writing, essays, poetry, collaborative writing projects, and other such things that you don't have an outlet for anywhere else. Standard disclaimers apply, be sure to read the rules.

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    • Nice! You could paint a few of those as statues / terrain as well.  
    • I've used fine sand and glue. It works great then you can place the grass on top. Plus its a lot cheaper than green stuff or milliput. 
    • I've been planning a computer/paint desk for some time. I've been rearranging the dining room that was our pc area. I've built one bookshelf so far and planning to build another.    The desk has had a couple redesigns, and I did a different angle on the ends that will meet the book case. Mostly due to the wood I already have on hand.  I'll post more as I finish it up. 
    • Snakes and ladders or Ludo.   Got onto the hard stuff with a copy of Donald Featherstones wargames rules.
    • More progress.         Added a bit of Clear Red to her cheekbones; no other changes to the face.  The rest of it has been work on her clothing and accessories.   Her vest is coming along nicely.  I did more highlighting -- several layers of thin Clear Red, then a bit of 2:1 Clear Read/Fire Orange for some of the brightest spots.  I think the yellow base coat of her sleeves is too noticeable.  Perhaps a really, really thin glaze of Pure White to make that read as white.   Her skirt, on the other hand, is fighting me every step of the way.  I decided I wanted it blue rather than white, and took it down to Snow Shadow, then a wash of Formula P3 Blue Ink, then started highlighting with Snow Shadow, then a blend of Snow Shadow and Linen White, and finally some straight Linen White in a few places.  But it's just not coming together.   The blends are lousy compared to the fairly smooth blending on her vest.  I'm thinking maybe of starting over on the skirt -- again -- and basing it in the deepest shade I want, then highlighting up from there.  Maybe Breonne Blue as the base?   All of her belt-doodads are logically made of leather, and I've got base coats of brown on them -- no shading or highlighting as yet.  I may re-do the mug as a metal, though.  Too much brown!   I haven't even begun her staff, but I'm thinking perhaps the crystal on the end should be vibrant red.
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