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hey all! hopefully am posting in right place. I'm after Bones minis that fit a swamp theme. I've done the Figure Finder, and got my first order in already (frogs, squogs and mushroom men). I'm designing an RPG encounter/adventure in a swamp to go on my swamp board. So in a way the RPG is going to fit the minis, which are  going to fit the board, which is probably a bass ackwards way of doing it but it is fun :D

 

These are some of the ones I've picked out so far for my March order:

 

03146: Frog Men (2)

02630: Frogmen

77273: Dragon Hatchling Black

03243: Swamp Shambler

02678: Swamp Hag

02496: Swamp Shambler

03694: Swamp Dragon Hatchling

 

I'm just wondering if anyone has any others that would spring to mind, that would fit a good marsh or swamp theme? (Not all of the above are technically bones)

 

So far I'm working with a kind of frog/squog village, a swamp hag encounter (who will be controlling the shamblers) and a couple of dragon babies, because why not.


I'm thinking about doing a mushroom forest idea and putting the mushroom men in it too.

 

Anyway, appreciate any other thoughts =D

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Kallaguk was going to be my suggestion as well.

 

You could possibly use the Sea Hag and the Kelpies for something.

 

The Gelatinous Cube would be good.

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I actually sorted a bunch of my Bones into a bag labeled "Swamp encounters".

 

In addition to the figures you picked, I also had the Spikeshell warriors: http://www.reapermini.com/OnlineStore/turtle/sku-down/77270

 

The mushroom men are a good idea.  There are also a few Tiik warriors if you like (fish with arms and legs, clearly out on land to slaughter some lung-breathers).  Finally, Bones giant rats and rat swarms are always useful.

 

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The great thing about Bones ATM is that if you load up the Bones Kickstarters, you can see all the Bones in three easy places (except for the original 29).

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Ooh some more great ideas >:D My children may not be thanking you :P lol I will keep you guys informed of course as well :D

 

Also, I was looking at those pics, Xherman, and I totally went, "You know I think I have a Cave Troll" only in Boromir's voice lmao

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On 3/3/2017 at 8:57 PM, Pingo said:

I actually sorted a bunch of my Bones into a bag labeled "Swamp encounters".

 

In addition to the figures you picked, I also had the Spikeshell warriors: http://www.reapermini.com/OnlineStore/turtle/sku-down/77270

 

The mushroom men are a good idea.  There are also a few Tiik warriors if you like (fish with arms and legs, clearly out on land to slaughter some lung-breathers).  Finally, Bones giant rats and rat swarms are always useful.

 

There was also that Kraken that could double a carnivorous plant that you made with the candle holder and the head from the Kraken.

 

DSC_0251.jpg

 

Incidentally - that type of candle holder is called a 'lotus' - I went looking because of that image....

 

The Auld Grump - I found one on Amazon for about a dollar, if I remember properly.

 

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There are several dryads and fairies that could be good encounters. Also the sea hag would go well with the swamp hag. 

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I don't think anyone has mentioned them yet, but don't forget about all of the creepy-crawlies; the beetles, spiders, prairie ticks, and various swarms. There's a lot of vermin that would be appropriate to swamps.

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