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1 hour ago, Cyradis said:

... are those peanut butter cups on Buglips's back?

 

I thought they looked like bottle caps, but I do like the idea that they can be whatever you want.  ^_^

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What is the grossest item they could be? Because that's probably what they are.

 

Gold coins. Peanut butter cups. Bottlecaps.... hmm

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On 10/2/2020 at 6:12 PM, buglips*the*goblin said:

I found a nice, higher res glamour shot of me.  :bday:

 

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So, when you have it in your hands and painted, are you changing your avatar?

 

The Auld Grump - or adding it to your signature?

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8 hours ago, Pezler the Polychromatic said:

Those are all candy!

 

Licorice!

MUNTDROP

 

To quote the Rolling Stones- Paint it Black!

 

DROP: Muntdrop (Klene)

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11 hours ago, TheAuldGrump said:

So, when you have it in your hands and painted, are you changing your avatar?

 

The Auld Grump - or adding it to your signature?

 

Honestly I didn't think that far ahead.  :lol:  

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4 hours ago, buglips*the*goblin said:

 

Honestly I didn't don't think that far ahead.  :lol:  

FTFY

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The Storm Giant is a bigger dude than I thought he'd be.

 

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He might actually be too big for my display cabinet.

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Don't know why, but I really love these guys...:lol:

 

I need to figure out a good way to give them all little moss hairdos. 

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And i wish they had done crew for the siege engines. ::(:

Does anybody make crew models that are sold separately?

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19 minutes ago, Chris Palmer said:

Does anybody make crew models that are sold separately?

Old Glory miniatures has some in their 'Hundred Years War' range, but they're 25mm, so maybe a little small.

Irregular Miniatures Co. (in UK) has a few, but there aren't a whole lot of pictures on the site, and they look a bit crude to me.

Front Rank figures has some crew in their War of the Roses line.

 

Those are some that I know, there may be more out there.

GW used to make a lot of war machines with crew figures; you'll need to scour Ebay and/or bits sites to try to find them. 

 

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50 minutes ago, Chaoswolf said:

Old Glory miniatures has some in their 'Hundred Years War' range, but they're 25mm, so maybe a little small.

Irregular Miniatures Co. (in UK) has a few, but there aren't a whole lot of pictures on the site, and they look a bit crude to me.

Front Rank figures has some crew in their War of the Roses line.

 

Those are some that I know, there may be more out there.

GW used to make a lot of war machines with crew figures; you'll need to scour Ebay and/or bits sites to try to find them. 

 

 

 

Thank you for the ideas, Chaoswolf!     I don't know why I didn't think of GW! :blink:

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4 hours ago, Chris Palmer said:

And i wish they had done crew for the siege engines. ::(:

Does anybody make crew models that are sold separately?

 


I feel like most Peasant/Townsfolk ranges are gonna have a few pieces that look suitable for loading warmachines.  That does leave a lot of non-humans out, though.

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10 hours ago, Chris Palmer said:

Does anybody make crew models that are sold separately?

  • You can use cannon crews for most of the stuff (cut of any fire)
  • The Assault Group has some seperate cannon crews, that could work. Even better you have a choice across historic time periods, nations and even some dwarves or halflings. (results of search "crew" on the home page).
  • Mantic sells sprues of skeleton, elf and dwarf crews.
  • Footsore miniatures has a trebuchet crew (for the really big trebuchet by Sarissa, so it has miniatures for people walking in hamster wheels).
  • Alternative Armies, sells crew (its an option on an artillery piece, you can sometimes choose which miniatures you want from a set), the ones I noticed was goblin knight crew. 
     
  • You can make your own, using some Perry Miniatures figures. (just cut an arm here and there. Due to having a hammer used for stakes, the english archers sprue may be a good idea. It is sold by itself on the Perry website).
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