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19k comments, in one line one after each other *shakes head*.


Wonder why that system is that bad?


How would you make the system better? What would implementing those suggestions entail?

Using any basic forum software.

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How would you make the system better? What would implementing those suggestions entail?


I could be wrong, but didn't the KS comments section used to be at least broken down by page? Just that one, singular change would make a huge difference. You could then easily reference "oh, that was back on page xxxx of the comments", and you'd have to sift through just a handful of comments to find it. I mean, if the Updates section breaks down into pages, why not the comments?


Does it seem like the pledge dollars have gone up at a slightly less glacial pace in the last 24 hours than they had in the past few days?


Friday afternoon and weekend days are usually slow, especially early in a project. Compounded with the huge opening the KS had, and this was primed to be a slow weekend.



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The rest of EP#1 and ... I'm not a fan of the goroloth (or acquatic monsters in general), but the rest of it is making me drool. I mean, mushroom men, come on!! Awesome!

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Sandra Garrity's apparently unnamed Female Halfling Thief needs to make an appearance


http://www.reapermini.com/OnlineStore/female halfling/sku-down/02676#detail/IG_2770_1


EDIT: Looking at Talin's concept art she's an updated Elia Shadowfeet


Extensive perms were obviously on the way out by 2003

Awesome, thanks for the links, Nocturne! I'd seen the original Elia, but not Sandra's version, which tbh I like better (no offense to the original artist!). :D


I was actually pleased as punch when a female gnome (the female gnome bard) was included in the first KS; she's just about the spitting image of my halfling rogue (she was raised by gnomes, so she's adopted more of their characteristics anyways). I do agree that more female halflings would be nice, but more halflings in general would be cool too. For example, Oathsworn had a halfling ninja that could easily pass for either male or female, given how loose the clothing was.


On a different topic, one mini I'm rather surprised we haven't seen Bonesified yet is a Grim Reaper (I suppose there's Mr. Bones, but to me he's more cute than menacing :) ). It's Halloween time, they're named after it, seems like a good mini to include. They've got some pretty sweet "Angel of Death" sculpts in their store. :D



--OneBoot :D


EDIT: DING! Update time!! :D


Ooo, some pretty awesome additions to the Core Expansion.

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Question about the latest update:


Once we hit 1.6M Does that mean that the Expansion #1 is now "full"? You will not be adding additional miniatures to it correct?

I believe that to be the case, yes. A lot of those figures are larger, and it gets harder to break even as it grows.

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Buglips, just want to make clear I meant no disrespect to female goblins.



That's good. Because they can be pretty mean. You know why most of the goblins adventurers fight are male? Because risking death in the field is sometimes better than staying home. Grubella is on here 8th husband now, and he's been trying to get slain by adventurers for months!


The sad part to this tale: There is a goblin having trouble dying to adventurers. Doesn't he know he actually has to be involved in combat to die? Maybe the Goblins should take a lesson from the Starship Troopers universe. Instead of offering citizenship, they could use the slogans, "Service means divorce!" and "Today is a good day to die!"


Join the Goblin Infantry!



Would you like to know more?

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And here's the new Warlord list:


Carrion Crawler (BSG)

Conlan (Crusaders)

Kristianna (Crusaders)

Herryk (Dwarves)

Logrim (Dwarves)

Ardynn (Elves)

Centaur Warrior (Elves & Tembrithil)

Chrial (Elves & Tembrithil)

Ice Warrior (Icingstead)

Ice Troll (Icingstead)

Mountain Troll (Kargir)

Toghra (Kargir)

Boneflayer (Kargir)

Boneflail (Kargir)

Krug (Kargir)

Warg (Koborlas)

Olivia (Mercs)

Grundor Hoardtaker (Merc)

Stone Giant (Mercs)

Gauntfield (Necros)

Ghasts (Necros)

Thoth (Nefsokar)

Mi-sher (Nefsokar)

Scorpion (Nefsokar)

Sokar's Avatar (Nefsokar)

Avatar of Sekhmet (Nefsokar)

Spikeshell Warriors (Reptus)

Dragon Turtle (Reptus)

Hill Giant (Reven)

Traeg (Reven)

Woodcutters (Reven)

Korgug (Reven)

Bloodmane (Reven)

Sylph (Tembrithil)

Drys (Tembrithil)


That's 35 now (not counting alt sculpts for the ghast and spikeshell, or duplicates of models, like the gnolls).


Breakdown by faction:

BSG: 1

Crusaders: 2

Dwarves: 2

Elves: 3

Icingstead: 2

Kargir: 5

Koborlas: 1

Mercs: 3

Necropolis: 2

Nefsokar: 5

Reptus: 2

Reven: 5

Tembrithil: 4


And today I will scour the last KS for the Warlord models, compile them in a post like this, and add a section to future posts on this KS with the full number of WL models available in Bones for each faction.



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Kobolds and mushroom men (and we didn't even have to wait for Mr. Bones to make it to the marsh). Now we just have to wait for the project total to reach it.


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New reveal is all sorts of Awesome. Prepare for a slew of pledges and also complaints that they need to get so much they don't want to get the new update. Well done Reaper Peeps. This update does not disappoint.

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Necropolis 2? Skeletons, zombies, Judas, Naomi, Banshee, ghosts, ... Or are you not counting anything that's not an original Warlord SKU?


I don't think he's considering proxies. Also, Judas, Naomi, and the Banshee were in the first KS. I think he is only counting this one.


Frankly, I'm building my Necropolis army completely from Bones after this gets fulfilled. ::D:

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