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Offline Borderguy190

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Latest Recruits
« on: April 21, 2020, 07:29:10 PM »
So what have you guys picked up of late for your armies?

 I found a sealed Regiment box from 6th Ed I think, the command models are metal upgrade parts.  Also, a unit of monopose Reiksguard knights, and metal White Wolf knights.  Super happy for the older metal models. I was around way back then, but too into 40K and missed out.

What have y'all found?

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Re: Latest Recruits
« Reply #1 on: April 21, 2020, 07:53:17 PM »
I purchased an Averland handgunner, believe it's from a Mordheim warband.  Plus I bought a pair of older metal halberdiers. And a pair of two much older swordsmen with what looks to be like panther shields.
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Re: Latest Recruits
« Reply #2 on: April 21, 2020, 10:59:53 PM »
Not THAT recent, but I got a sweet new Gotrek models to carve through the enemy. Comes complete with dead Skaven for the base. I recently dug out a box of stuff I was holding for a buddy, and when I let him know he didn't want it and just sold it to me for cheap. So I need to find the spare bits to fix everything up, but that'll be 2 Demigriffs and some knights freshly added to the Empire.

Offline Sharkbelly

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Re: Latest Recruits
« Reply #3 on: April 22, 2020, 11:27:20 AM »
I've picked up some of the Undead warbands for Underworlds. I haven't picked up anything for my Empire recently, but I do think I'll add the Krakeneater Gargant to my pirates.

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Re: Latest Recruits
« Reply #4 on: April 22, 2020, 11:54:32 AM »
Well my most recent purchases are:
  • 5th edition metal goblins & orcs for Warcry & Mordheim
  • 12 marauder Dwarfs
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Offline Zygmund

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Re: Latest Recruits
« Reply #5 on: April 23, 2020, 10:30:46 AM »
Not part of an army project, but I received some animals - living and undead - and a Halfling from Bears Head Minis. Very nice sculpts and very prompt delivery of a kickstart. A rare case where I received the miniatures exactly the month they were originally promised!

As a very happy customer I'll promote a bit:
https://www.bearsheadminis.com/

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Re: Latest Recruits
« Reply #6 on: April 23, 2020, 11:42:43 AM »
I concur with the quality and service of Bears Head Miniatures.

Pledged in one kickstarter and picked up these figures last year ...

https://www.bearsheadminis.com/store/p7/Sinister_Necromancer.html

https://www.bearsheadminis.com/store/p2/The_Thing_in_the_Crypt.html
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Offline Sharkbelly

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Re: Latest Recruits
« Reply #7 on: April 24, 2020, 08:37:35 AM »
Nice!

Offline Borderguy190

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Re: Latest Recruits
« Reply #8 on: May 27, 2020, 10:33:01 PM »
Thanks Z and GP for the links.  I'm always on the lookout for new minis.

Offline Jmash

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Re: Latest Recruits
« Reply #9 on: May 28, 2020, 12:56:10 PM »
Sisters of battle / Adepta Sororitas squad, retributors, Canoness and Hospitaller. But NOT for a 40k army...  ::heretic::

Plans are afoot...  :happy:

Offline Borderguy190

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Re: Latest Recruits
« Reply #10 on: May 28, 2020, 11:14:23 PM »
Sisters of battle / Adepta Sororitas squad, retributors, Canoness and Hospitaller. But NOT for a 40k army...  ::heretic::

Plans are afoot...  :happy:

Very interested!

Offline KTG17

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Re: Latest Recruits
« Reply #11 on: June 08, 2020, 01:19:36 PM »
Well, not WFB, but with the new version of 40k coming out, I picked up a copy of First Strike and No Know fear for kicks. I was not interested in the new 40k as I have sentimental attachment to the older marines, and wasn't crazy about what I saw in the Primaris... but I have to be honest, after assembling and putting a quick layer of paint on them, they are pretty refreshing to work on.

I guess GW was right to go in that direction. But I still argue making bigger models makes the table top smaller. But they did the same thing to Adeptus Titanicus so I guess thats the way things are going now.

Not buying 9th tho!