Midweek Snippets

Hey there. We’ve all made it to Wednesday. Half the week’s over. We’ve just got the other half to go. Granted, with how the wind’s howling out there, we might just get blown to the weekend quicker.
But while I go tie my car to a tree and watch the neighborhood kids go sailing by, let’s nosh on some bite-sized gaming stories.

Today we have: Kraken Dice Introduces Ethereal Shaman Dice, Dragon Lords: Grenadier Miniatures Up On Kickstarter, Ironwatch: Tales of the Stars Short Stories Now Available, Really Useful Box – Hobby Box inserts from Sally 4th, Oddzial Osmy’s 3mm February Releases Arrive at PicoArmor, INSIDIA: Miniatures from the Wastelands Up On Kickstarter, and New WWII Goblins Available From Warhansa.

Kraken Dice Introduces Ethereal Shaman Dice

Introducing Ethereal Shaman

11pc vapor dice set with extra d20 for Advantage & Disadvantage

800 sets available | First 400 releasing 3.13.18

Dragon Lords: Grenadier Miniatures Up On Kickstarter

After the successful Netflix television series “Stranger Things” set in the 80s, there were many requests from fans and 40-year-old players, who played with the same miniatures that were seen in the film, first of all the beautiful miniature of the Demogorgon and then again, of the Mind Fleyer. I had already cast the Demogorgon miniature there, in a box, probably coming from the same mold from which the miniature of our characters was cast. I have always said; beautiful that miniature!!! One day or another I will have to reprint and put on the market. Then after the film I did not know yet, questions began to arrive if by chance the Demogorgon was not in our molds. I decided then that it was time to re cast it and it was the end of the day !! It’s amazing how the success of a single miniature can make the difference in sales for a company. Behind the wake of the Demogorgone and the Dungeon & Dragons game played by the protagonists of the hit series, it seems that an interest in the old miniatures has reignited, say “Vintage” that have an unparalleled charm even compared to the type of sculpture, which pradoxically, for a world of fantasy, however, is closer to the reality of the style of the models sculpted today, with a decidedly more Gothic style.

Our project is therefore to reprint all the old series of the company Grenadier Models, starting from the best known Dragon Lords. The work was and is titanic, because we had to do a detailed research, almost as if we were blibliotecari, looking for all the molds of the masters where these miniatures were found. It goes back to the early days of the glorious Grenadier, when the miniatures were still part of even older series, Wizzard and Warriors, Gamma World, Pinnacle, Andrew Chernack personality, in short a work of archeology of miniature. The work was hard, but we did it. Even the dress of the boxes has been recreated in the style of the old series of Dragon Lords. We are sure that collectors will be a real boon!!

Ironwatch: Tales of the Stars Short Stories Now Available

For over half a decade, Ironwatch has been one of the best sources for stunning battles and intriguing mysteries in the universe of Warpath. Now, for the first time, the collection of Ironwatch short stories is now available in collected form, and within you can find tales of treasonous traps and utter despair, stories of defiant stands and triumphant discoveries, and planet-shattering tales of strife and warfare among the stars.

Learn of Rylor Ings and his secret, follow Enforcers into the Deadzones, cheer for your favorite Dreadball MVP on the pitch, root for humanity standing against the Martians in the Mars Attacks universe, and many more.

Ironwatch is a fan magazine for the Mantic games and settings. Visit our website at ironwatch.wordpress.com, and enjoy these epic tales of heroism and horror in the depths of space!

Really Useful Box – Hobby Box inserts from Sally 4th

Convert your 9 Litre Really Useful Box into a really useful travel hobby storage box! Two new trays to fit inside 9Ltr RUB.

First tray is 70mm high and has area to hold 36 Vallejo / Army Painter bottles and area to hold sprues or completed models. RRP £11 GBP

Second Tray is 35mm high and is divided into 5 compartments to hold paint brushes, glues, clippers etc. RRP £7.50 GBP
Combined deal (one of each tray) RRP £17 GBP

Oddzial Osmy’s 3mm February Releases Arrive at PicoArmor

PicoArmor (Oddzial Osmy’s exclusive North American distributor) is pleased to announce that Oddzial Osmy’s new releases are now in stock.
This month we’re starting with South African forces:

SD-601 SADF Infantry (10+5 pcs) – riflemen and support weapons
SD-602 Olifant Mk I (15 pcs) – South African version of Centurion MBT
SD-603 Ratel 20 (15 pcs) – wheeled IFV
SD-604 Ratel 90/60 (7+7 pcs) – support versions with 90mm gun and 60mm mortar
SD-605 Ratel 81/ZT3 (7+7 pcs) – 81mm mortar and ATGM vehicles
SD-606 Buffel (15 pcs) – light mine-proof APC

The wayward December releases have also arrived –
CH-634 Infantry I (15 pcs) – modern Chinese infantry
CH-635 Infantry II (15 pcs) – support weapons and commanders

WSU-657 I-15 (8 pcs) – Soviet biplane fighter
WSU-658 Tu-2 (6 pcs) – fast medium bomber

GW-626 Fokker Dr.I (8 pcs) – German triplane fighter

NAP-644 Horse teams III (15 pcs) – riders in bicornes

We’d like to thank everyone for their patience during our move. The internet connection is scheduled to be restored Tuesday morning. With that, back-orders will be processed, and we expect to be caught up this week.

INSIDIA: Miniatures from the Wastelands Up On Kickstarter

We are Bad Seed and, for the past couple of years, we’ve been developing INSIDIA, a video game of turn-based mayhem. INSIDIA has its roots in our love for board games and wargames, a passion that was a constant inspiration during the whole development process. Buried somewhere in the depths of our studio, it is still possible to find the very first INSIDIA mock-up: a squared sheet of paper crowded with cardboard figures.

During these two years, we created many unique characters and a virtual world for them to fight for. It was an extremely rewarding task and yet, after each day of work, we couldn’t help to say “Wouldn’t it be amazing to have REAL miniatures of our heroes?”

So here we are. After having printed our very first prototypes, a small army of 75mm Gunthers, we are ready to create miniatures of the most iconic champions INSIDIA has to offer.

Thanks to their details and their unique post-apocalyptic-fantasy aura, our miniatures will stand out both on a shelf and in a battlefield!

New WWII Goblins Available From Warhansa

28 mm WW 2 Goblins in winter and summer Wehrmacht uniform have been released.
3 pacs: WWII goblins command, WWII goblin engineers and WWII goblin stormtroopers. 3 pacs in total contain 14 different goblin figures armed with bolt action rifles, mp’s, machine guns and grenades + an officer and a radioman.

28 mm Resin casted minis.