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Thanks to another topic about Sophie, I was poking around on Miniature giant and found Harapan, the elephant warrior disaster relief mini. Who doesn't seem to be sold online anymore, at all.

 

I really like elephants. Really, really, really like elephants. And I would be ever so very happy and pleased and grateful and joyous if you'd make this fine fellow available for the 12 days of reaper. That's the only way I can see me getting him, even if he was available on mini giant, I'm just not spending $40 on something that small.

 

http://www.miniature-giant.com/harapan-elephant-warrior-tsunami-disaster-relief-discontinue-Reaper-Special-Edition-SE-sku-1411-c-410-p-2-pr-15.html

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Funny, I was just thinking about it yesterday, because my old lady 'nagged' me about painting the Nativity for my mom this Christmas. Since they seem to be adding a piece every year, I have to figure out how to make it modular enough to accomodate that...

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Funny, I was just thinking about it yesterday, because my old lady 'nagged' me about painting the Nativity for my mom this Christmas. Since they seem to be adding a piece every year, I have to figure out how to make it modular enough to accomodate that...

 

Just do the base pieces and suggest that's a good start then you too can add a piece every year for your mom. Keeps the whole thing special and a true collection as opposed to a single gift.

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I hadn't heard about this before, sounds way awesome! I'm excited to see what minis they'll do this year, so I can plan an order accordingly! :D

 

Huzzah!

--OneBoot :D

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Considering that the disaster relief elephant mini is a limited edition, it's probably unfair to those who bought the mini under the presumption that it was limited edition to start producing them again.

 

If I had bought in on a limited edition mini only to find that Reaper started mass producing them at a later date, I would be pretty upset.

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They are never going to mass produce it. 12 Days of Reaper is a special annual promotion, during which they often have limited numbers of limited edition minis (often old stock that they couldn't otherwise get rid of) for a single day, which ship with orders during that day.

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I want the 2010 urban legend convention Sophie Gene did.

 

This is my Christmas Wish.

 

I have a great need for this mini. It is a matter of cosmic importance.

 

However, I will settle for the regular version if all that matters is the mere safety of the free world.

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The 12 days are also packaged accordingly- the blister specifically says it's from the 12 days promotion. I would think that would be ok? No one could pass it off as the "original" unless they took it out of the package. +1 elephant request!

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Well, anyone trying to sell it for a bajillion dollars would have to sell it in the original packaging. So it would say "12 days o' reaper-loves-us"... well, you know ::):

 

I really don't care. If I had been buying minis when this guy was being sold for the disaster relief I would have been happy to buy a few of him then. But I wasn't. So I humbly request the joy of getting one this year, so as to paint him up all awesome.

 

As the tags say, I like elephants. My mommy just got me an elephant teapot.

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Let me also add babu to the I love elephant request. I found one at a local store, gave it as part of a miniature gift exchange, now wish I had one of my own....

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Babu is cute. I have one on my shelf of shame, and I've finally decided how I'm going to pant him, thanks to a national geographic ^_^ I even know how I will paint Harapan if I am so blessed as to receive him /hopefull

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I'd love to take part in the 12 Days again this year, but increased shipping (and the 70€ minimum order for free shipping) will probably put a serious limit on that. Last year I managed to get 4x 35€ orders, but 4 x 70€ is a bit much (and Reaper will already have all of my moneys).

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I'm hoping This years convention mousling is in the 12 days of reaper. Since Reaper went to scant few cons this past year and haven't attended a con I can attend in 2 years, it's only fair.

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