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Goal

 

The purpose of this thread is to gather in one place all the visual answers to the oft recurring question, “How big is Reaper miniature __ __ __ __ __ ?”

 

That question comes up about once a week; but always about different models. This thread is meant to serve as a place for those foolish kind souls who decide to answer in detail with a photograph to post their work. 

 

 

Guidelines for such photographs

 

“...Posed in front of an inch or centimeter grid, and / or with a ruler laid out in front of, above, or behind them, and / or next to other Miniatures for comparison...” Comparison pics are the most useful because the numerical height of a model doesn't always tell you how bulky it is, or how exaggerated the features might be. Common objects like paint dropper bottles, figure bases, and specific Miniatures like Sir Forscale (76543) can acquaint the viewer with size of a new Mini, especially while standing on a grid. The best comparison shots are like police line-ups: several miniatures side-by-side in front of an easily-read scale.

 

@Pingo @redambrosia and @lowlylowlycook contributed most of the wording in the preceding paragraph (which I edited a bit).

 

 

Links to previous efforts 

 

(... this space reserved for links to other posts with photos that may be scattered around the forums ...)

 

 

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First Up: [14260] The Overlord Faction Wyvern

 

https://www.reapermini.com/OnlineStore/Wyvern/sku-down/14260 

 

All shots in this series are against a one inch grid made by Fiskars®.

 

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Sir Forscale (in metal) included for comparison.  

 

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Wingspan check. Sir Forscale has kindly pointed his sword the other way.

 

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Standing nose-to-nose with a tape measure. 

 

Also included are: a US quarter, three 25mm round figure bases (one empty, one with a Reaper Ice Toad [03464], one with a Chaos conversion), and Kagunk The Ogre [03162] on a 50mm square base. 

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