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43 minutes ago, haldir said:

Nicely done! 

 

I knew the owner of Dark Horse Miniatures back in the days of only having Dark Horse Games as the only game store over in Boise, ID

I wonder if In his basement he has a huge stockpile of old Groo minis? Do Idahoans have basements?

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10 hours ago, 72moonglum said:

I wonder if In his basement he has a huge stockpile of old Groo minis? Do Idahoans have basements?

 

 I do believe he only did limited runs on those + TMNT  (based on the original b&w comic) figures as well. Thus no stock remained, even when he told me he was behind DH minis.

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13 hours ago, Glitterwolf said:

Awesome!

He looks really angry, did he step on  a piece of lego this morning?

LEGO or a hedgehog maybe?

10 hours ago, Chaoswolf said:

Good paint job on him!

Thank you Chaoswolf!

7 hours ago, haldir said:

 

 I do believe he only did limited runs on those + TMNT  (based on the original b&w comic) figures as well. Thus no stock remained, even when he told me he was behind DH minis.

That’s a pity indeed.

4 hours ago, Jellyranger69 said:


Ah man I’d love to have some Eastman/Laird Turtle minis. 

I think I actually have a few of those, primed and sitting around. Who knows if I’ll ever get around to painting them though.

3 hours ago, haldir said:

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(expect to pay booku bucks for em thou, at least on ebay)

I was just looking at their Groo blister packs and people are charging crazy amounts for them, sadly more than I’m willing to pay..

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A real blast from the past, there, with a FINE paint job. I've got this guy, but your paint job is better.

Somewhere in the hobby room, I have the four-set of Groo, Chakaal, Minstrel and Sage from Dark Horse miniatures. Bought them years ago. Opened the blister, stashed the figs, forgot about them for a decade.

Now I wish I'd left them in the blister.

The moral of the story: always snag the licensed minis FAST, because licenses expire, and then they'll cost a fortune on eBay....

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2 hours ago, Dr.Bedlam said:

A real blast from the past, there, with a FINE paint job. I've got this guy, but your paint job is better.

Somewhere in the hobby room, I have the four-set of Groo, Chakaal, Minstrel and Sage from Dark Horse miniatures. Bought them years ago. Opened the blister, stashed the figs, forgot about them for a decade.

Now I wish I'd left them in the blister.

The moral of the story: always snag the licensed minis FAST, because licenses expire, and then they'll cost a fortune on eBay....

I'd like to say I'd left some miniatures in their blisters, but for good or for ill, with 98% of my miniatures, as soon as I get a pack of miniatures, I tear them open...

 

And man, way back then, we just didn't have EBay.....

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