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I almost regret not getting Argent.  I know I'd never get him painted, though...even though I have ideas.

 

Blacksting looks great.  

 

My Mumlak will never look that good.  I have no idea what I'm going to do with that guy--he's huge!

 

Rocky is cute.

 

I passed on the others.  Nothing against them, I'm just being a boring, (semi-)responsible adult. *blech*

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IMO Reaper has always had a communication/PR problem due to the way that they choose to structure the dissemination of information. ie. We can't post an update because it's not update day. We can't gi

So I'm later than I had hoped to be.  I have content for this week, but let's pick the second January update (fourth Friday 1/25/19) Content. Five options.  Use the Like this post options to cast

Survey Time!   I'm going to let yall have a wee bit of input on the next Expansion Pack I feature for the updates. I have parameters I have to follow, so it isn't super open for yall to

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On 12/22/2018 at 1:57 AM, Nunae said:

Had we seen Argent with all his scales before? I don't think so, but I might be forgetting one of the 111 updates. 

Anyhow, I like him a lot, very regal. 

Yes, as a low quality 3D print in the Live Stream/post LS update.

 

It was important to me to be able to post the final production version after the in process render and that low quality print.

I had hoped for a painted to share, but it was not to be.

 

Watch for a poll coming later today(might be tomorrow) for the next few updates.  I've got everything mapped out but have flexibility on the order shown.  I'm going to let yall have some input because I had fun with that last time.

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I passed on Dance of Death, mostly because I try to buy miniatures that might see some playtime, not just be for display, and I didn't think I could make that work in any way. I picked up 2 copies of Argent, however - one to be a Christmas gift for a friend in 2019, and the other to be a Platinum dragon alongside my Ma'al Drakar. I got Rocky at my wife's request (first time she's ever insisted I back a specific miniature), and I have the Roc on order, too. Still not sure if I'll paint it up as a Roc or as a Phoenix. I really wish we'd been able to get that in translucent plastic as well...

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Right, I have been thinking, I pledged for two of the Barges.

I want one to be as is, but the other?

 

I have been thinking about cutting the second one up to create shipwreck terrain.

Another idea was an Undead landship with some kind of bone wheels and a torn sail.

 

But now...

I'm thinking about cutting up the Roc, use the wings to create a flying ship.

Use the neck/head as a figurehead, maybe even apply the legs.

Or maybe use the legs form the Baba Yaga hut?

 

Maybe use Dragon wings and a Dragon head instead of the Roc's?

 

Is there a clear flying stand available somewhere that could hold a large model like this?

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3 hours ago, Glitterwolf said:

Is there a clear flying stand available somewhere that could hold a large model like this? 

It might be better/more stable to have multiple flight stands alone the base given the size; ie. one under the front 1/3, one in the middle, and one under the back 1/3.

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3 hours ago, Glitterwolf said:

Is there a clear flying stand available somewhere that could hold a large model like this?

I would definitely second Disserma's suggestion of multiple bases.  You might be able to find some secondary market bases for the "huge" X-Wing ships.  That would put the barge pretty high off the ground, though.  Not necessarily bad, just something to be aware of.

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