Jump to content

Need help IDing old metal mini, says "GM 82" on the base


marmalade
 Share

Recommended Posts

I've got a load of old Ral Partha/Grenadier/etc metal miniatures, and I've had decent luck figuring out what most of them are, except for this guy. I have no idea what he is, and I can't find him in any old catalogues. Anyone recognize him? Any idea if I should try posting this on the Sci-Fi forum side as well? I could see him as either a demon of some kind or an alien. 

 

He's one of my favorites just because of how out there he is lol. 

thing 1.jpg

thing 2.jpg

thing 3.jpg

  • Like 4
Link to comment
Share on other sites

  • Replies 9
  • Created
  • Last Reply

Top Posters In This Topic

Top Posters In This Topic

2 minutes ago, Sanael said:

Is it a skeletal baby seal?

 

In all honesty, I don't know what it is. "GM82" makes me suspect Grenadier Miniatures, made in 1982, but I have no idea if that's true.

If skeletal baby seals look horrifying and have horns (maybe??) it could be!

 

And I dug through Grenadier catalogues from like 82-87, but didn't see this guy in any of them. Did find another couple of my minis though, so it was somewhat helpful. 

Link to comment
Share on other sites

1 hour ago, marmalade said:

Got a bit of a lead! This webpage here says that he was a bonus figure that came in a Grenadier "Fantasy Fiends" box set, so maybe he doesn't even have a specific name/purpose? 

I have vague memories of there being a 'special' version of that set for the Sear's holiday catalog - during that brief eye blink when Sear's had a few miniatures in their catalog. (Just Grenadier - which was also the 'official' AD&D miniatures company at that time.)

 

The Auld Grump

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Restore formatting

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

 Share

×
×
  • Create New...