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25 minutes ago, Rob Dean said:

I have a large package here as well; I'll open it and see...Yup, both Giants and Adventurers.

I have a feeling that the sleeping/dead giant is going to be the first one painted.


Ditto!  It's such a classic fantasy trope.

The Wolf Lord is waaay bigger than I expected, and I'm used to Stonehaven's massive "troll" figures

 

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My box was waiting for me when I got home. I just opened them for a cursory glance and they are really nice.  They have a bit of flash that'll have to be removed but they are very nice, detailed gigantic giants. I was surprised at their heft., as before I associated plastic with Bones, which are really light. 

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19 hours ago, Lidless Eye said:


Ditto!  It's such a classic fantasy trope.

The Wolf Lord is waaay bigger than I expected, and I'm used to Stonehaven's massive "troll" figures

 


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I was expecting him to be more Ogre-sized, like the female Treant.  Woops!  This one is heading to a buddy, anyway, so no big deal.

The pile of recent Kickstarters, to show how they compare to some other human(ish) sized figures:

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So with these Kickstarter giants, they’ve got no pegs in their feet or anything so I’m guessing you need to drill holes in them and use wire and such to set them. Does this type of resin allow drilling and such?

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5 minutes ago, 72moonglum said:

So with these Kickstarter giants, they’ve got no pegs in their feet or anything so I’m guessing you need to drill holes in them and use wire and such to set them. Does this type of resin allow drilling and such?

 

I'm not sure. I have the armored troll and the gnome titan/mech. Both stand pretty well on their own so I didn't have any trouble just gluing straight to base.

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11 hours ago, Smokestack said:

 

I'm not sure. I have the armored troll and the gnome titan/mech. Both stand pretty well on their own so I didn't have any trouble just gluing straight to base.

 

Ditto.  I didn't use the resin bases, though, just 50mm or 60mm round black plastic...GW or Reaper.  I've assembled some of their previous big resin guys with the scenic bases, though.  I just gave them a soak in boiling water first, and used standard super glue.

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I have pins in the one (sigh, that's sad, considering the number I have) that I started painting.  Had no problems drilling and they seem very solid even a year or so later.....

I'm planning to at least move/modify some arms on some of my Gnomish Titans once they get here, so hopefully the resin will be good to work with.

 

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E-mail sent and my package arrived. Great packing and no damage. Very pleased with them. The dire owl looks a little weird I think but that's the only one that I was scratching my head at. the Storm Giant was a missed opportunity as he should be the biggest of the big and is far from it.

 

The winter wolf? Oh momma! That's a fantastically huge beast.  I might have to get another.

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