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Captain Redbeard's Pirate Dwarves (RPE Miniatures)

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Project: Captain Redbeard's Pirate Dwarves

 

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Avast me hearties! Splice the mainbrace and beat to quarters, that galleon is bilged on her anchor and ripe for the picking! Bring us alongside Gibbs. Boomer, get ready on the gun! Pete my boy, are you loaded? Hefty, Sharktooth, Deadeye, follow me! Gyaaarh! 

  This project is to fund production of a pirate dwarf crew, a set of unique miniatures forming a warband of adventuring buccaneers for skirmish gaming or a unit of mercenary fighters in a larger dwarf army. 
They are 28mm metal miniatures, sculpted by Mark Evans, who produced all the dwarf sculpts in our previous kickstarter. 

  This time we have decided to offer only one pledge level, with all stretch goals being free additions to the set. If you want multiple sets just increase your pledge amount accordingly. 
Pledge price includes FREE SHIPPING in the UK and discounted shipping of just £2 for anywhere else worldwide.

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 If successfully funded each backer will receive one each of Captain Redbeard's crew plus any applicable stretch goals- 
1. Cap'n Redbeard   2. Bo'sun Gibbs   3. Deadeye Dan  
4. Hefty Hawkins      5. Slick Willie         6. Sharktooth Jack
7. Pigwash    8. Little Pete      9. Boomer Svensson and Swivel Gun

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 The Captain himself. As gnarly a swashbucking, treasure-hungry dwarf as you could ever hope to meet. He'll fight anyone and anything if there's a promise of doubloons which makes his crew a useful mercenary force to bolster any dwarf army (just don't pay him in advance).

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 The captain's trusted Bo'sun, often found leading boarding parties or manning the ship when the captain takes a raiding party ashore.

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 His aim is as good with his axe as with his pistol, as many an enemy has found out

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 Avast behind! The crew will often mutter about hefty, but not within earshot of him. If you have a door to kick down, a bear to wrestle or a sandwich to eat, he's your man.

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 The general opinion among the crew is the Willie fancies himself, with his goatee, ponytail and feather in his hat, he cares a bit too much about his appearance.

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 Sharktooth is just a thorough git, a complete thug with a pair of wicked short knives that earned him his nickname. 

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 Rumour has it that Pigwash was once captain of his own ship, nobody knows for sure and nobody likes to ask because of that big axe he carries around.

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 The smallest of the crew, some say he's overcompensating but with his blunderbuss he can clear a deck or blow a dwarf sized hole in a city gate.

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 He's got you covered, the swivel gun is small enough that the crew will often take it ashore for some extra firepower. 

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There There Beagle.

One day your dream will come true.

 

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I just finished painting their last KS. I will say there were some nice fun minis to paint... but yeah I have over 500 minis incoming on KS so I will regretfully pass... well probably.... maybe... Ok I'll see how stretch goals go.... 

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While I won't be backing myself (an issue with funds, and too many Dwarfs, even Dwarf Pirates specifically already), I will say their previous Dwarf Kickstarter was of excellent quality.

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