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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

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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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Awesome!

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

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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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6 hours ago, Glitterwolf said:

Awesome!

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

 

Well, if you know Groo then you know that Denmark better hope this isn't the case.  Actually Germany, Norway and Sweden better get prepared for the worst as well.

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3 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.


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

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14 minutes ago, Jellyranger69 said:


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

s-l500.jpg

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

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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:

s-l500.jpg

(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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18 hours ago, Chirpncia said:

The realistic version can be portrait in a horror movie while the 2d is for comedy.  ::D:

Pretty good comparison actually!

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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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