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Hourly update, 177 orders were processed between 9-10AM CDT. Expect a pause in orders processing today. 

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1 hour ago, Reaperbryan said:

I will present what information I have relevant to U.K./EU and Pacific/AU/NZ Zone shipping in an update (which I have begun drafting but haven't finished) that will be published 1-3 days after N.Am./S.Am. Zone completion. (Likely the 8,9 or 12th of June)

 

The vast range is because 

- there is a LOT of information that needs to be in the Update

- there is a LOT of work We need to catch up on  and that might delay the ability of my bosses to proofread and revise

- I'm a monster

Will your monster mini appear in Bones 4?

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Hello everyone.
I did not get on the Kickstarter but, I was able to buy post Kickstarter via the pledge manager.
So I am wave 10 Completed on: 02-14-16.
Hopefully I will my stuff shipped by the end of the week.
Is there anyone else here that got in on the Bones post Kickstarter?
:D

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3 hours ago, CashWiley said:

I only got paints this time around...

 

 

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That reminds me, I'm guessing that the Tarnished Copper and New Copper are NMM paints? Because I can't see any metallic/mica particles in there that gives them the distinct metallic gleam.

 

The NMM golds are clearly identified as such, but not the copper. Or did I miss something?

 

Also, my Red Liner seemed unusually thick compared to other liners.

 

 

P.S. I'm jealous of your posable models. I saw them before but never knew how big/small they actually were in relation to other things. In this case, the dropper bottles are just as good as a Forscale.

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So got everything inventoried. Sadly missing and Undying Lords and a hbgoblin arm on my wife's hobgobageddon.

Most everything  otherwise looks real good. Mal is a beast and I'm sad that I had to cut some big things out of my pledge that I wanted at the time.

 

A couple of disappointments though:

The crypt roof does not come off once assembled. (pretty sure others have mentioned this) I thought that was it's point since it has all that nice detail inside.

I'm not sure if the female hobgoblin suffers from noselessness or not. I'll have to put some paint on her to be sure.

It really looks like there is something wrong with the male oni's face. It's like on side of his face got pushed in so the other side comes to far forward.

In general I was bit disappointed with the sculpt of the female Kitsune her head just doesn't look right, like it's bent to far forward and doesn't really look as cool as the concept art.

 

On the positive side, the townsfolk were unexpectedly really well detailed and I normally don''t like digital sculpts, but these guys were surprise favorites. The female oni is great if a bit smaller than expected, her detail hold's really well. There are a number of others that I may need to shuffle my paint ques around a bit for.

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34 minutes ago, Cranky Dog said:

That reminds me, I'm guessing that the Tarnished Copper and New Copper are NMM paints? Because I can't see any metallic/mica particles in there that gives them the distinct metallic gleam.

 

The NMM golds are clearly identified as such, but not the copper. Or did I miss something?

 

Also, my Red Liner seemed unusually thick compared to other liners.

 

 

P.S. I'm jealous of your posable models. I saw them before but never knew how big/small they actually were in relation to other things. In this case, the dropper bottles are just as good as a Forscale.

Yes the copper and gold are NMM color triads triads 

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1 hour ago, EvilJames said:

So got everything inventoried. Sadly missing and Undying Lords and a hbgoblin arm on my wife's hobgobageddon.

Most everything  otherwise looks real good. Mal is a beast and I'm sad that I had to cut some big things out of my pledge that I wanted at the time.

 

A couple of disappointments though:

The crypt roof does not come off once assembled. (pretty sure others have mentioned this) I thought that was it's point since it has all that nice detail inside.

I'm not sure if the female hobgoblin suffers from noselessness or not. I'll have to put some paint on her to be sure.

It really looks like there is something wrong with the male oni's face. It's like on side of his face got pushed in so the other side comes to far forward.

In general I was bit disappointed with the sculpt of the female Kitsune her head just doesn't look right, like it's bent to far forward and doesn't really look as cool as the concept art.

 

On the positive side, the townsfolk were unexpectedly really well detailed and I normally don''t like digital sculpts, but these guys were surprise favorites. The female oni is great if a bit smaller than expected, her detail hold's really well. There are a number of others that I may need to shuffle my paint ques around a bit for.

My roof can pop on and off after assembly.  Admittedly, I haven't glued anything yet (and just may not as it all fits snug; well, ill glue the door latch and spire) and it takes pushing up from the inside to pop it out, but it snaps back in just fine.  I might rub some paint off by taking it on and off, but I'm willing to risk it for the added flexibility.

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Got mine at 9:12AM this morning!(I live just down the street from our Post Office and am one of the first to get mail in the area.) I got started modifying a mini with the Red Weapons Pack around 10:30am. Took a nap while the glue set(Needed it since I couldn't sleep last night.) Now I need food badly! Still deciding on which Mini to paint first! Once I eat, I'll decide.

 

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