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I have both resin and metal from Black Scorpion. I definitely prefer the metal, they just stand up to game abuse so much better than the resin. I looked for that kickstarter and couldn't find it.

Okay, I went to their site and now I see it. Starts April 5th, interesting.

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A heads up for those looking for some old west TerRAIN...

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It’s an upcoming release from 4Ground in 28mm. Oddly enough they also mentioned they were considering doing a 32mm version in the future. Don’t know why they feel the need to do two sizes. 

 

Anyway. I thought this looks really good. Going on my want list.

 

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That does look very good, much better than Sarissa’s. Did they mention anything about rolling stock or passenger cars? What about other locomotives? A 2-6-0 Mogul and a 2-8-0 Consolidation would be very nice.

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3 hours ago, Heisler said:

That does look very good, much better than Sarissa’s. Did they mention anything about rolling stock or passenger cars? What about other locomotives? A 2-6-0 Mogul and a 2-8-0 Consolidation would be very nice.

The engine and tender and some simplified rails will be the initial release next Friday with a suggested retail price of £20 though it was a little unclear what that price included.

They are planning carriages and other cars but the first of those will see a December release.

They didn’t say anything about a second style locomotive.

 

They apparently first designed a true scale train but found it wasn’t any good for moving minis around inside.

Instead they went with approximately British O Gauge. The heights and size is roughly correct for the period but is slightly wider to allow for mini placement inside.

 

One of the designers is currently obsessed with the Red Dead Redemption video game so everything from cabooses to freight wagons are a possibility for future release.

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