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    Very nice looking start to an army. I love...

    Very nice looking start to an army.

    I love the way they look coherent while still looking suitably nasty. You must spend a fortune on that one green paint ;)
  2. Miniature Painting Event This Saturday in Windsor Ontario

    Due to the success of our last event The Windsor Gaming Resource has again teamed up with Hugin and Munin and Eastern Front Studios to bring you an afternoon of miniature painting on February 19th.
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  3. Article: Reference Material from The Royal Ontario Museum

    You can view the page at http://www.coolminiornot.com/articles/content.php?1695-reference-material-from-the-royal-ontario-museum&
  4. Article: Free RPG day in the UK, July 21st

    You can view the page at http://www.coolminiornot.com/articles/content.php?2825-free-rpg-day-in-the-uk-july-21st
  5. Miniature Painting Event in Windsor Ontario - Oct 16th

    The Windsor Gaming Resource has teamed up with Hugin and Munin, Dark Elf Productions and Eastern Front Studios to bring you an afternoon of miniature painting on October 16th.

    This will be a...
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    Want to second ded2day. Minis showed up in...

    Want to second ded2day. Minis showed up in record time, in perfect condition and they were from within Canada so no customs worries.
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    Poll: Thank you for putting 35 in the 26-35 category,...

    Thank you for putting 35 in the 26-35 category, much better than 35-45 ;) Almost made me feel old.
  8. Miniature Painting Event in Windsor Ontario

    Well I don't know if there are any/many Windsor area gamers on here (besides WolfFang, who's not a local anymore) but I thought I would post this here.

    The Windsor Gaming Resource (a website and...
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    Thanks

    Thanks for the link to the new minis.

    I totally missed that Mongoose is putting out a new Judge Dredd mini game. I even checked the site while looking for Mega City one Miniatures and totally...
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    Thread necromancy. That link Starfyre put up was...

    Thread necromancy. That link Starfyre put up was from 2006 and is long gone.

    Check the article section, there are quite a few articles on NMM both chrome, silver, gold, copper etc.
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    Thanks for the quick reply DR. Do you happen...

    Thanks for the quick reply DR.

    Do you happen to know if the Foundry minis are 'heroic' scale or whatever they are calling that size (28-30mm) now?

    The game was put out by Mongoose Publishing...
  12. For things like Wolves and other animals I like...

    For things like Wolves and other animals I like to use MegaMinis. They have a great selection of 'common' items, citizens, animals, chairs, etc. that I find extremely useful for my D&D games.

    I...
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    I played X-Wing and Tie Fighter a lot, I didn't...

    I played X-Wing and Tie Fighter a lot, I didn't play the later vs. edition as much. From what I remember the Y became my favourite ship by the end of X-wing the secret were those ION cannons. You...
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    Gangs of Mega City One

    Okay I know this is a longshot as the game came out in '05 and has been OOP since around '07 if not sooner, but I was wondering if anyone knew a good place to find Gangs of Mega-City One miniatures? ...
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    Looks pretty impressive to me. I owned a bunch...

    Looks pretty impressive to me. I owned a bunch of AMT kits as a kid that were done up with Testors and those horrilbe plastic brushes Testors used to cell. Woulde be interesting to try something...
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    My understanding is that you count one square at...

    My understanding is that you count one square at a time and can't go diagonal. You don't need to know Pyth. for that you just count, basically a diagonal counts as two, at least that's what it works...
  17. I noticed you had oritinally posted a WIP for...

    I noticed you had oritinally posted a WIP for voting. This is a pet peeve of many of us here. I suggest you only put up completed and finished minis for voting. The WIPs are for what you have...
  18. Saw those myself and considered looking into them...

    Saw those myself and considered looking into them for D&D. I did not notice the price though! Wow.
    ... and my players wonder why I use prepaints that cost me 50cents each.
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    Glad you enjoyed it. It made me laugh when I...

    Glad you enjoyed it. It made me laugh when I first saw it. A direct rip off of the original Hot or Not layout.
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    We've come a long way

    Just doing some browsing and came accross something I thought people here would like to see.

    This is what CMON used to look like:...
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    I only wish my 16th model looked this good. You...

    I only wish my 16th model looked this good. You have nothing to be ashamed of. My 200th model didn't look this good and I doubt my next one will either.
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    Brilliant

    Wyrmypops,

    Why didn't I think of that. I also start with Tin Bits and then build up to Shining Gold, then to Mithril Silver just in little bits for light flares and extreme highlights. I also...
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    Does this happen to be anywhere not in a WD? ...

    Does this happen to be anywhere not in a WD?

    The GW site perhaps?

    I haven't bought WD in years. I stopped when the ads took up more room then the new game content (aka a long time ago).
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    It would if I ever actually dusted any of it ;) ...

    It would if I ever actually dusted any of it ;)

    I find I need to wash my minis before painting them due to sitting out like that. But that's not that big of a chore.
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    Personally I've dealt with Dick Blick and been...

    Personally I've dealt with Dick Blick and been really happy.

    Just wondering, has anyone tried these stippling brushes?
    ...
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    Just a heads up. My virus scanner went nuts on...

    Just a heads up. My virus scanner went nuts on that link.

    File name:
    www.excalibur0miniaturen.de/xoomshop2006/templates/rotgelb/stylesheet.css

    Threat name: Exploit Javascript Obfuscation Type...
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    Just wondering, it's it a bad idea to advertise...

    Just wondering, it's it a bad idea to advertise what you are going to enter into a painting competition on the one website that most of your competition is probably a member of?

    I'm not a fan of...
  28. I don't know what that means but it sounds funny...

    I don't know what that means but it sounds funny as hell.

    Great job on a rather cool project.
  29. Awesome classic minis

    Loving this thread. If there are any older models (1st and 2nd gen) you are missing send me a PM. I may have them. Most of my chaos collection is from this time period. All I think I have painted...
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    It's been improved a bit since this pic. My...

    It's been improved a bit since this pic. My inlaws built a wooden rack to hold paints and I've upgraded to the Privateer Press Wet pallet.
    ...
  31. Obviously a bit late to jump into this. I've...

    Obviously a bit late to jump into this. I've been away from cmon for, what about a year now. Been makin' another baby, getting demoted, working shift work and generally being too busy to be on...
  32. Just noticed something that someone may or may...

    Just noticed something that someone may or may not have pointed out before: the stickied thread, the first section on what is coolminiornot needs to be updated due to the recent layout changes.

    On...
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    With just GW: I start with Scorched Brown as a...

    With just GW:
    I start with Scorched Brown as a base.
    Then Scab Red
    Then Scab with increasingly more Blood Red
    Then Just Blood Red.
    Then some orange from the old Colour or was it Monster Paint...
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    The TSR figures could be nearly anything. I...

    The TSR figures could be nearly anything. I inherited my Father\'s collection that he started in the 70s. These could be from 75-85 or so, these were well detailed and not Dungeon Dweller minis (of...
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    Sorry about this guys and gals. Life\'s been...

    Sorry about this guys and gals. Life\'s been complex lately (demotion at work, new position, return to shift work, flooded basement, botched basement repair, PC issues, wife\'s pregnant again, and...
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    Why not. gilvanblight - Canada - perferably...

    Why not.

    gilvanblight - Canada - perferably North America due to Canada Post.

    Not even sure Scott got the minis I sent for the last one. Mustn\'t have been very impressed.
  37. What would the harm be in adding a line in the...

    What would the harm be in adding a line in the add/edit picture section stating something like:

    We would appreciate members limiting the number of submissions of the same model. Please limit your...
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    Good work. Where did you get the base? I...

    Good work.

    Where did you get the base? I could really use something like that for my Mordhiem warband.
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    Same here actually. Which is why I sent a PM...

    Same here actually. Which is why I sent a PM when you first posted about making the heads and specifically noted where you got the from suggesting you not advertise the fact you are doing it. I...
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    Maybe where you are that wouldn\'t be IP...

    Maybe where you are that wouldn\'t be IP infringement. Here it would be. Just talk to people on here who have gotten cease and desist letters for selling conversions with GW imagery on them. They...
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    As was casting them in the first place.

    As was casting them in the first place.
  42. Thread: BPI WIP

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    Love some of the classic minis you have going...

    Love some of the classic minis you have going here. Reminds me a lot of my collection. I also painted my first mini around 25 years ago and jumped in and out of the hobby.

    A couple questions:...
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    The site appears to be US only. Trying to sign...

    The site appears to be US only. Trying to sign up there is no way to select country.

    That\'s too bad, I definitely would have bought one of these.
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    There is something somewhat similar to this...

    There is something somewhat similar to this already there. When you go to the main CMON page it shows you all threads with new posts in the last day.

    I realize a lot of people may come direct to...
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    That was rhetorical right? I\'m sure many...

    That was rhetorical right?

    I\'m sure many people on here have thought of doing exactly what you are doing. I considered it from the original chapter picture in the back of Rogue Trader. Was...
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    You are very welcome for the link. I was...

    You are very welcome for the link.

    I was cleaning out bookmarks when I noticed this site. I\'m guessing I bookmarked it as it sells Silfor tufts and ships to Canada, but I never did buy anything....
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    Thank you very much for the info. Another...

    Thank you very much for the info.

    Another question. Has anyone used any of the O scale stuff for basing or scenery work?

    I\'m looking at the Scenery Express site at things like Goldenrod,...
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    Man I wish people would get that right. ...

    Man I wish people would get that right.

    Greedo did not shoot first! In the original movies Greedo did not shoot at all. In the special edition that came out on VHS, which is what most people...
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    Interesting. D&D 4th edition - Fun but...

    Interesting.

    D&D 4th edition - Fun but Different

    Games Workshop - Overpriced Overproduced Underwhelming

    Star Trek - Really Rocking Reboot

    Oooh that last one made me think of something...
  50. A Warrior Priest would have been cool. Don\'t...

    A Warrior Priest would have been cool. Don\'t worry about the Ratllings. Part of the point of these, to me at least, is to get something you never would have picked up yourself.
  51. I got an email to my gmail account from who I...

    I got an email to my gmail account from who I would guess is fullybakedbear noting you found the mini.

    I wrote back but haven\'t heard back from you since. I don\'t know if it went to your junk...
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    O scale, and other RR scales

    I was just wondering what O scale was and how it related to miniatures?

    While thinking about that I was wondering exactly what scale would match most 28-30mm models.

    The reason I ask is that...
  53. Got my package today

    Got my package from .sam. today.

    A really nice Black Templar Space Marine with two lightning claws. The ork Boss from Black Reach and a set of those horrible new Ratling Snipers.

    There was...
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    I remember when

    I remember when the closest GW store was in Toronto about 4 hours away and you could get a box of 40 miniatures for under $20 (The original Warhammer Regiments box for fantasy). Of course back then...
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    Wouldn\'t it be easier and cheaper to just buy a...

    Wouldn\'t it be easier and cheaper to just buy a bunch of the generic Black Reach guys?

    If I had any of these I would offer them, but all the marines I have are either older or newer then these. ...
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    Those are the best looking Jeans I have ever seen...

    Those are the best looking Jeans I have ever seen painted.

    Any chance of an article on how to do faded denim?
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    The best retirement parties are ones that keep...

    The best retirement parties are ones that keep coming back.

    Have them become features of the campaign world.

    In my game world you can find The Hero Smedrin Alemouth at the Rusty Triden still...
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    That is rather impressive, especially playing...

    That is rather impressive, especially playing each instrument and then mixing it.
  59. Very cool. This has me tempted to try to do...

    Very cool.

    This has me tempted to try to do the same and then one D&D session use all stick minis for the entire module. Maybe do it for an RPGA convention game. I think that would get a ton of...
  60. I\'ll be skipping \'Local Flavor\' this time...

    I\'ll be skipping \'Local Flavor\' this time around as I\'m not sure how to ship loads of garbage, recycling, weeds and a 5 minute delay.

    Package will be off today.
  61. Played WoW for a while and never understood it\'s...

    Played WoW for a while and never understood it\'s popularity. Definitely no crack in there for me. Never got addicted, never affected my personal or work life. Got bored of it pretty quickly,...
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    1, 9, 3

    1, 9, 3
  63. Thread: Scar

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    Paint boltgun metal. Undiluted wash of Griffon...

    Paint boltgun metal.

    Undiluted wash of Griffon Sepia
    50/50 diluted wash of Delvian Mud
    75/25 wash of Badab Black - try to put just in the recesses. Potentially repeat the Badab.

    Sometimes I...
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    As noted: more pigment. I also find they dry...

    As noted: more pigment. I also find they dry slower then GW, especially on the pallet which makes them easier to work with to me. I also like the Base/Highlight colour system that saves some mixing...
  65. Interesting to see a MK mini on here, with custom...

    Interesting to see a MK mini on here, with custom base and all. I always meant to get into the Dungeons game but by the time I had the money to get involved the game was canceled.

    The first thing...
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    http://i207.photobucket.com/albums/bb232/Gwendolen...

    http://i207.photobucket.com/albums/bb232/GwendolenT/Age%201/readingwithdad.jpg
  67. I think it could work, put a Stargate or...

    I think it could work, put a Stargate or something in the middle. I think the mix of Genres would make for a really cool diorama. Still way above my patience and skill level though.

    Waiting...
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    Warhammer 40K:Space Marine Game

    Now this could be cool:

    HQ\'s Relic Entertainment will develop a new Warhammer 40,000 action-RPG subtitled Space Marine, to launch on Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3.

    Although THQ has published...
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    What the heck kind of names are Danygraig, Ystrad?

    What the heck kind of names are Danygraig, Ystrad?
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    This has been done many many times before. ...

    This has been done many many times before.

    Here is one of the more recent threads:
    http://www.coolminiornot.com/forums/viewthread.php?tid=31954

    Welcome to the forums btw. We\'re nice people...
  71. Though it sounds like it\'s too late for this,...

    Though it sounds like it\'s too late for this, what would have really helped is if you primed them in white and not black. Even priming in grey would be better then black.
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    What\'s the H. I know a Neil H that paints...

    What\'s the H. I know a Neil H that paints minis, no clue if he has a cmon account though.
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    Couldn\'t you just go to the UK website and check...

    Couldn\'t you just go to the UK website and check the online store?
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    I figure they got their medals for their work in...

    I figure they got their medals for their work in dealing the empire a serious blow. Not just for the final act of blowing up the Death Star but everything leading up to it.

    The group that got...
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    Just set up my painting room, what I made sure I...

    Just set up my painting room, what I made sure I had:

    Nice desk with storage (L shapped computer/office desk).
    Lamps
    Magnifier
    Drawers for Spray Cans
    Holders for Brushes
    Drawers for tools...
  76. What I think would be even cooler would be an...

    What I think would be even cooler would be an ongoing Diorama that you keep adding to that includes at least one mini from each mini exchange you have been in.

    I\'ve slightly considered doing that...
  77. I\'ve had packages take over 6 months to be...

    I\'ve had packages take over 6 months to be delivered to the UK. You can never underestimate the slowness of Canada Post. Actually to be honest Customs is often more of a problem then the post. ...
  78. I wouldn\'t change from what you already posted. ...

    I wouldn\'t change from what you already posted. Just in case someone read it and is still considering it (I know I had to clear it with the wife before I said I was in due to being laid off right...
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    Wow those are really nice.

    Wow those are really nice.
  80. Article: MaxMini.eu - Pirate Orc Heads

    You can view the page at http://www.coolminiornot.com/articles/content.php?3948-maxmini.eu-pirate-orc-heads
  81. Like NSA I have skipped the last couple in order...

    Like NSA I have skipped the last couple in order to catch up on painting, but as I just finished my Frost Giant from ME16 and only have one more mini to be caught up to my self imposed 1 mini per...
  82. Still waiting for the next mini-exchange to...

    Still waiting for the next mini-exchange to start. In the mean time I finally finished a mini from Exchange number 16.


    http://www.coolminiornot.com/pics/pics13/img4a09eb6485328.jpg

    Voting...
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    Looking for Yuan-Ti Miniatures

    Besides Reaper, does anyone know of any minatures suitable for being used as Yuan-Ti in D&D?

    I\'m not interested in those skinny snakes with shells from Rackham either as they don\'t look nearly...
  84. Rather interesting. The one thing that I seem...

    Rather interesting.

    The one thing that I seem to see is an awful lot of bonuses and no minuses. There don\'t seem to be any disadvantages to playing this army, which I think would unbalance them...
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    It started at 4foot by 8foot. Moved to 4x6 in...

    It started at 4foot by 8foot. Moved to 4x6 in the 90s and is now at 4x4.

    I think this was done to make the game more accessible to more people.

    My personal gaming table purchased at 4x8 due...
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    They should do what WotC did. When 3.0 D&D...

    They should do what WotC did.

    When 3.0 D&D came out it came with a DVD with a character generator and IIRC all the rules. 3.5 eliminated this due to people sharing their software.

    They got...
  87. If you were going to put Ace Rimmer on the side...

    If you were going to put Ace Rimmer on the side you really should have put a head with some nice long flowing hair on it for the pilot. I think that would have made this model.

    Besides that...
  88. All I see is 4 pieces of Terrain. I see now War...

    All I see is 4 pieces of Terrain. I see now War in the Stars from Long Long Ago.

    Never mind I read into that wrong. I didn\'t realize you were saying the scenery could be used for Star Wars as...
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    Every pot of Bleached I have had has been an odd...

    Every pot of Bleached I have had has been an odd consistency. Almost rubbery. I have actually given up on this colour and now use P3\'s Mennoth White base in it\'s place. So it may not just be...
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    Gilvan: reading comprehension level -1 I read...

    Gilvan: reading comprehension level -1

    I read 3D Lighting. Missed an N.

    Sorry about that.

    Puts his tail between his legs and skulks off.
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    Down here you see way more Fantasy Flight then...

    Down here you see way more Fantasy Flight then GW. That\'s kind of odd.

    A better comparison may be Privateer Press. I think they are doing way better then GW. I know for a fact they are...
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    You should be able to compare GW to other Mini...

    You should be able to compare GW to other Mini Companies and/or wargame companies.

    Vs. Rackham they seem to be doing rather well.

    Vs. Fantasy Flight they seem to be loosing the battle.

    Vs....
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    Best chance for good info is to search the forum...

    Best chance for good info is to search the forum for OSL. Object Source Lighting is what this technique is usually referred to.

    Actually I have a bit of time:

    Here\'s an article:...
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    You know I want to belive it\'s fearmongering but...

    You know I want to belive it\'s fearmongering but when they economically shut down mexico for 5 days and now close the border (which has me out of work as we can\'t get parts from Mexico) I start to...
  95. That doesn\'t really change my point. That one...

    That doesn\'t really change my point. That one is not called a Cloaker and also isn\'t a direct \'copy\' of the monster manual picture.
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    Wow, someone joined the forum just to suggest a...

    Wow, someone joined the forum just to suggest a new username? You almost have to go with one of Kilian\'s suggestions.

    Welcome to the forums!
  97. Yeah I will admit I have a problem. I don\'t...

    Yeah I will admit I have a problem. I don\'t paint often enough! Which was painfully evident when I moved all my painting stuff into a new room and had everything laid out. It\'s now financially...
  98. Hasbro has all the rights and it seems that they...

    Hasbro has all the rights and it seems that they are being rather tight on them.

    You will note that Reaper have not produced very many modern D&D monsters. I think everything that they...
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    http://blogs.eveningsun.com/sportingword/artist%20...

    http://blogs.eveningsun.com/sportingword/artist%20formerly%20known%20as%20prince.jpg:evil:
  100. I\'m in no way addicted to mini painting (I think...

    I\'m in no way addicted to mini painting (I think you have to paint more then 4 a year to claim that) but I find myself doing this with all manner of things. Kids toys seem to be horribly molded.
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    You know I totally missed the fact that they...

    You know I totally missed the fact that they didn\'t tell you these are from the boxed sets. They also should specify that the pictures they are using are stock photos. Actually that may be an eBay...
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    I\'m not sure what the issue is here. As long as...

    I\'m not sure what the issue is here. As long as you get all the bits for the unit. It says complete unaseembled models and that\'s what you are getting.

    The Black Reach models aren\'t like a...
  103. If he\'s going to be mostly white with blue...

    If he\'s going to be mostly white with blue highlights I would go with a blue half U.

    Whatever colour ends up being your \'support\' colour should be used.
  104. I was thinking white. But I would suggest using...

    I was thinking white. But I would suggest using whatever colour you use for the ulta-symbols on the shoulder pads.
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    You know I thought it looked familiar. Sorry...

    You know I thought it looked familiar. Sorry didn\'t know who the original poster was.

    Just spent the last while laughing at the D&D entry.
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    Taking your advice I searched Warhammer... ...

    Taking your advice I searched Warhammer...

    http://uncyclopedia.wikia.com/wiki/Warhammer
  107. Not sure on the Axe with the half Ultra. I do...

    Not sure on the Axe with the half Ultra. I do like the one with the fist though. I think it will look better once (re)painted.

    I really like the one with the blade in position for a thrust. ...
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    Awesome. I was so disapointed when that show was...

    Awesome. I was so disapointed when that show was cancelled.
  109. Teething starts at about 6 months and goes until...

    Teething starts at about 6 months and goes until after they are 2. It takes forever for all those teeth to come in.
  110. Very cool. Hope you continue to do more D&D...

    Very cool. Hope you continue to do more D&D models. Only wish you could sell them, I would love some alternatives to the cheap pre-painted plastic crap WotC puts out now.

    Votes for next ones:...
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    I\'ve been having this problem alot lately. I am...

    I\'ve been having this problem alot lately. I am working on some scenery for Modeller\'s Attic and I can\'t seem to get paint to stick to the resin they used.

    I have washed every single piece in...
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    As I commented on another one of these I have...

    As I commented on another one of these I have seen recently: I hate this figure. Great job on the painting of it though.

    This mini represents what I think is wrong with modern Warhammer. They...
  113. Have to say I\'m thankful we have never had this...

    Have to say I\'m thankful we have never had this problem with out daughter. She stopped the \'tasting everything\' thing around 10 months. Possibly due to her never being given a soother.

    I\'m...
  114. About a 4hour drive south of that, down here in...

    About a 4hour drive south of that, down here in Windsor we had a Twister Touch down. First I\'ve heard of in my lifetime.

    Ironically the brunt of the damage was at a CUPE union hall, ripped the...
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    No pro tips here. Just wanted to drop in and say...

    No pro tips here. Just wanted to drop in and say what a cool selection of minis. I get so sick and tired of YASM (Yet Another Space Marine). Actually I get sick of most GW figures in general, only...
  116. Hey I didn\'t say I thought I had too much ;)

    Hey I didn\'t say I thought I had too much ;)
  117. LOL Once I had everything all lined out my...

    LOL

    Once I had everything all lined out my wife made it very clear that I am not to buy any more minis. She was shocked by how much unpainted minis I had. The stuff shown doesn\'t even include...
  118. Finished this big move. Here\'s a few before...

    Finished this big move.

    Here\'s a few before pics of the dingy basement painting area:

    http://i123.photobucket.com/albums/o282/Gilvan_Blight/paintingtable.jpg
    ...
  119. I\'ve always liked these ones: The Panda eats...

    I\'ve always liked these ones:

    The Panda eats shoots and leaves.

    Fruit flies like an apple, time flies like an arrow.

    The spelling of colour correctly isn\'t just on the other side of the...
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    That is some really nice progress. Looking way...

    That is some really nice progress. Looking way better then anything I have done. Maybe it\'s time I try out this thin layered (juicing?) technique.
  121. Great idea. I\'ve run a variety of supers games...

    Great idea. I\'ve run a variety of supers games over the years and always found the lack of miniature support very disapointing.

    I\'m with Freakinacage though, I won\'t sign up for something...
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    I can\'t see Space Crusade coming back since GW...

    I can\'t see Space Crusade coming back since GW isn\'t aligned with Milton Bradley anymore. Milton Bradley is part of the Hasbro network and since Hasbro now owns Wizards of the Coast I would think...
  123. It\'s considered Derogitory here and we should...

    It\'s considered Derogitory here and we should know we made the damn name up.

    Guessing it\'s not taken the same in different areas.

    Regarding Twink, to me that is an MMO term for players who...
  124. Cougar is a derogitory term as well. I think...

    Cougar is a derogitory term as well.

    I think someone needs some sensitivity training :D

    @DFD I would be happy with 0.01%
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    There\'s one up on eBay right now with a buy it...

    There\'s one up on eBay right now with a buy it now of $363CND

    See a couple for sale for $50 in local classifieds but they are rather old.

    So really no clue. I\'m guessing you saw that one...
  126. Doesn\'t \"the term they use for skinny well...

    Doesn\'t \"the term they use for skinny well built gay men that are young?\" pretty much define a Homophobic Slur?

    You would think that Warewolves would have some chest hair at least. The...
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    First off Welcome to the Forums! People in...

    First off Welcome to the Forums!

    People in here are pretty much totally insane but they don\'t bite and they often have scads of useful advice.

    Looks pretty good. I don\'t really have enough...
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    Another thought! Make sure they are big enough...

    Another thought!

    Make sure they are big enough to fit the new terminator base size (well not that new, but new since Space Hulk).

    I got Assault on Black Reach and was all geeked to use the new...
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    Very cool. The only problem I can see is actual...

    Very cool. The only problem I can see is actual practicallity of use. The problem with 3D dungeons of this sort is that you have line of sight problems between the players and the minis.

    I did...
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    Sounds like Mighty Empires (the original at...

    Sounds like Mighty Empires (the original at least, I have no idea how the new one plays).

    Space Hulk and Heroquest are good examples. The original Warhammer 40K Rogue Trader to me is a better...
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    You will note with the current financial crisis...

    You will note with the current financial crisis and the credit crash you no longer hear the ads mentioned in the original post.
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    I think there were lots of people that voted more...

    I think there were lots of people that voted more then once, which probably skewed things pretty seriously the first time around.
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    Don\'t know the answer but would like to know so...

    Don\'t know the answer but would like to know so responding so I will get an email if there are any actual useful replies :D
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    A coolminiornot competitor?

    Just came across a new painted miniature rating site, wondered if anyone else had seen/heard of it.

    http://www.paintitsu.com/ - The painted wargaming miniature review site.

    From the site:...
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    Most mini games I own, which is quite a few...

    Most mini games I own, which is quite a few include rules for both. I suggest doing the same.

    Have rules for ongoing campaigns and ways for models to improve or change over time, and include...
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    Any miliput or other sculpting work should be...

    Any miliput or other sculpting work should be done and completed before your primer coat, not after. It looks like you tried to fill the gap after the mini was primed.

    I also suggest assembling...
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    Waghorn

    Waghorn
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    You sure it\'s not just the messed up gallery...

    You sure it\'s not just the messed up gallery from the server move causing you to not be able to find this one?

    If you search Space Marine it says there are no results right now.

    Not saying you...
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    Same here. Including featured auctions, auctions...

    Same here. Including featured auctions, auctions ending today on the home page.

    Is it possible external links aren't working but ones hosted here are?

    Edit: just had 8 in a row. Razza's...
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    Done. Not just because you asked either, but...

    Done. Not just because you asked either, but because 99% of the entries have absolutely nothing to do with the theme of the contest.
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    2nd vote for Barstoolprophet. My favourite...

    2nd vote for Barstoolprophet.

    My favourite handle of all time though is from my BBS days and was IronCladBurito.
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    Email sent.

    Email sent.
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    Tzor - he has beautiful choice in minis, leaves...

    Tzor - he has beautiful choice in minis, leaves lots of comments for others, and seems genuinely enthralled with the hobby. His painting is definatley a labour of love but needs some help.
  144. I\'ve done that before too, but always noticed...

    I\'ve done that before too, but always noticed before spraying. That\'s one advantage to always shooting a spurt off to the side to make sure there are no clogs.
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    Daemon = good or malevolent \"supernatural...

    Daemon = good or malevolent \"supernatural beings between mortals and gods, such as inferior divinities and ghosts of dead heroes\"

    Demon = a malignant spirit that can seduce, afflict, or...
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    Locally that is usually how we refer to American...

    Locally that is usually how we refer to American beers. (again talking about the generic Bud\'s Strohs Coors crap, and the fact that many of the Detroit bars water down their draft)
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    Wasn\'t the voting algorith changed relatively...

    Wasn\'t the voting algorith changed relatively recently so that it would show you more high scoring stuff then low. It was weighted towards newly posted and high rated stuff, then newly posted stuff...
  148. I see where you are coming from but don\'t quite...

    I see where you are coming from but don\'t quite agree.

    If all the PHB2 did was fix rules from PHB1 then sure, I would agree. But it includes a ton of new content. 5 New races and 8 new classes...
  149. Replies
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    Coopers is a brand name so they make lots of...

    Coopers is a brand name so they make lots of different types. Their most popular and most widly avaliable is Coopers Best Extra Stout, which is the one I have had and did enjoy.

    Re: all American...
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    http://www.warlockvideos.com/goodvsevil.html?gclid...

    http://www.warlockvideos.com/goodvsevil.html?gclid=CIfT38mI4JkCFRAhDQodvFkrVg

    I even verified that they do indeed support Canadian buyers.

    I expect my gold shortly.
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    I\'ve had one good Australian beer. I think it...

    I\'ve had one good Australian beer. I think it was Coopers. Fosters was pretty much like every other macro-brewed generic lager.
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    No I\'m not underage. Everyone I hear online...

    No I\'m not underage. Everyone I hear online being a total a$$ is like 12. It\'s gotten a bit rediculous. I don\'t even use my headset on Xbox live anymore, it\'s just not worth hearing all the...
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    Isn\'t that the new Nurgle Beast of Chaos mini,...

    Isn\'t that the new Nurgle Beast of Chaos mini, painted rather well in nice realistic colours?

    No clue at all. Freaky looking though.
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    That\'s not what I meant. I meant was that...

    That\'s not what I meant.

    I meant was that original post here on cmon, and now the new one posted using the voice recognition software or did you type it?

    I would love to see you \'dictate\' a...
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    That is one disturbing miniature, which is pretty...

    That is one disturbing miniature, which is pretty much what an ogre should be. Personally I would have prefered a less human less pale skin colour. This guy looks like he hasn\'t been in daylight...
  156. Thread: chalky

    by Gilvan Blight
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    I think this could be your problem. I personally...

    I think this could be your problem. I personally haven\'t tried this extremely thin layered effect, but everything I have read talks about 10s 50s and 100s of layers, definately not 4. It\'s also...
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    Did you feature the auction before the picture...

    Did you feature the auction before the picture was approved? That seems to be the biggest issue people have with eBay links.

    Your eBay link is a link to http:\\\\\\ and your picture link is to...
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    Was that post typed with Voice Rec? I did a...

    Was that post typed with Voice Rec?

    I did a bunch of work on voice rec. back in university using a new programming language called Miranda, but haven\'t really touched it since. The only thing I...
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    HellDorado PC Game?

    Just noticed that a HellDorado PC game is coming out in North America this week.

    Does this have anything to do with the mini game?

    I\'m thinking not, but then again I don\'t really know...
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    These would get a 6-7 on me as well, depending on...

    These would get a 6-7 on me as well, depending on my mood at the time and how many space marines I had seen in a row that day.

    Technically the GW standard for Tabletop is at least Three Colours...
  161. If I didn\'t live 5 Hours away, I would...

    If I didn\'t live 5 Hours away, I would definately check this out.

    Rather cool idea to post this here.
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    There are a ton of C\'thulhu minis up on eBay.com...

    There are a ton of C\'thulhu minis up on eBay.com right now and all of them are selling for way more then I\'d be willing to pay (over $15 each). Not sure if these ones were there though, they were...
  163. Replies
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    I can\'t help but ask why? Trying to prove a...

    I can\'t help but ask why?

    Trying to prove a consipracy theory? That\'s what I would want foreign newspapers for. So I could look at stories from different countries points of view and try to...
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    Aye it\'s old news that a 40K mmo is in the...

    Aye it\'s old news that a 40K mmo is in the works, the new news was that it\'s due in 2012.

    What suprises me is how many people on here are really bashing WAR. When the game came out and for at...
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    They were able to make a Sucessful Pen and Paper...

    They were able to make a Sucessful Pen and Paper RPG out of the Warhammer Universe with a second one coming soon. I don\'t see why that wouldn\'t translate to an online game.
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    Quite a few: Fraggle Rock Battle for the...

    Quite a few:

    Fraggle Rock
    Battle for the Planet (aka G-Force aka Gatchamen)
    Rome
    Sapranos
    Stargate
    Stargate Atlantis
    The Prisoner
    Babylon 5
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    Warhammer 40K MMO in 2012

    from gamasutra:

    Gamespot is reporting that THQ, the well known game publisher, is planning to release the much-talked about Warhammer 40K MMO in 2012.

    This information, it would seem, was...
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    I\'m another No TV freak. The two TVs that are...

    I\'m another No TV freak. The two TVs that are in my entertainment room are hooked up to DVD players and video game consoles. The only TV shows I watch are seasons on DVD.

    Currently watching Red...
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    Personally I think that is something that should...

    Personally I think that is something that should be more of a part of this site and not another one. I hate having to go to 18 different places on the web to acomplish what I want to do, I much...
  170. I expected a better response ;) Personally I...

    I expected a better response ;)

    Personally I run a 3.5 edition game every other weekend and I play in a 4th edition RPGA game on the opposite weekend.

    It\'s amazing how dissimilar the two games...
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    From what I can tell they are actually for a...

    From what I can tell they are actually for a couple of games, both of which are rather interesting looking. SMOG1888 in particular.

    Wishing the other game was smaller scall so I could use it with...
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    Congrats. You\'ve improved more in a year then I...

    Congrats. You\'ve improved more in a year then I have in 25! The one improvment I would make on this guy is some darker near black tones on the hair. Especially where it contacts the skin, right...
  173. WotC Announces 4.5 Edition Dungeons and Dragons

    I knew it! I so knew it! I\'m so glad I didn\'t pick up any 4th edition stuff besides the PHB!

    Players Handbook 4.5 Edition:

    \"The first of three re-released core rulebooks for the 4.5th...
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    The one thing I saw that I immediately didn\'t...

    The one thing I saw that I immediately didn\'t like is the mud. It just looks like slapped on brown paint. It\'s not consistant where it\'s place or the thickness in the places it is placed.
    ...
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    I think the biggest problem that hasn\'t been...

    I think the biggest problem that hasn\'t been addressed is that Rancid has already painted some.

    Do a search on the forum for removing paint from minis. \"Stripping Minis\" should do it. There...
  176. Nice bases, but not what I expected. Tech-Deck...

    Nice bases, but not what I expected.

    Tech-Deck to me means fingerboards. The name is copywrited by Spin Master, Ltd.

    You may want to think about changing that name to something else.
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    The whole \"can I ask you\" and \"got a minute\"...

    The whole \"can I ask you\" and \"got a minute\" questions don\'t bug me at all. II usually replay with a firm \"No\" or maybe \"No I\'m busy now\" and if they continue to talk finish with \"I...
  178. I agree with Uberdark the forum is the place to...

    I agree with Uberdark the forum is the place to go for advice.

    With so many minis to see on this site it\'s much more interesting to try to see them all rather then take the time to comment on...
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    Hmm... I remember The Zaphod having a Kirk...

    Hmm... I remember The Zaphod having a Kirk avatar... are you sure?

    Amazing work in this WIP, didn\'t feel like I needed to comment as I would just be saying the same thing as everyone else \"wow,...
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    \"Out of the Box\" \"Blue Sky\" \"Paradigm...

    \"Out of the Box\"

    \"Blue Sky\"

    \"Paradigm Shift\"

    \"Proactive\"

    Can you tell I\'m part of middle management?
  181. That is really cool. Just tossed a post up on...

    That is really cool.

    Just tossed a post up on my forum about it.

    Unfortunately the only Umberhulk I have is a solid chunk of metal, from the Dungeon Denizens set. I don\'t have an AD&D...
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    All this talk of amazing new models.... where\'s...

    All this talk of amazing new models.... where\'s the pictures?!?

    Saw the Humpty Dumpty today while voting, very cool, would love to see more though.
  183. Collection? Are you trying to collect every...

    Collection?

    Are you trying to collect every D&D mini ever made or something?

    I have some old RAFM, Ral Partha and Grenedere, but they are all older then what you are looking for on this list.
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    Looks great but I am confused by something. What...

    Looks great but I am confused by something. What the heck is that on the side of the Ork\'s belly? I don\'t remember orks having four nipples in the fluff (actually why do Orks have nipples at all...
  185. I remeber the tutorail and still have that WD in...

    I remeber the tutorail and still have that WD in my basement, next to my Combat Cards Monster Deck which also had this guy in it.

    Not into collecting for collecting\'s sake, but cool to see.
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    Wow I had no clue about that. Since I never...

    Wow I had no clue about that. Since I never actually bought the actual pallet, just the re-fill sheets (with one of those Michaels 50% off coupons) I had no idea.

    That could be causing all of...
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    Okay here we go: Pallet with paper after use...

    Okay here we go:

    Pallet with paper after use yesterday and closed for the night. Not a perfect picture but you can see where the paper is no longer touching the sponge near the top.
    ...
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    You should re-open the OSL help thread. That was...

    You should re-open the OSL help thread. That was always a great read, especially when you had a couple people working on different projects at once.
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    ARGH the gods do not want me to get a picture of...

    ARGH the gods do not want me to get a picture of my pallet. I finally opened this thread at home. Remembered I wanted to get a picture, grabbed the camera, rushed down to get my picture, turned the...
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    Wow this one slayed me: \"I HAVE JUST BEEN...

    Wow this one slayed me:

    \"I HAVE JUST BEEN TOLD BY A WARHAMMER STAFF MEMBER THAT THIS ITEM COULD BE EITHER A BEASTMAN OR A CHAOS MINATOR.\"

    I was looking for a Thrud figure for years, as I...
  191. Thread: Celeborn

    by Gilvan Blight
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    The Robes are Bang On! but I\'m not a fan of the...

    The Robes are Bang On! but I\'m not a fan of the face. It looks better but it still looks way too wrinkly for an Elf. Were this supposed to be a human I would think it looks great, but I think...
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    The sponges I have started very thin. About 3mm,...

    The sponges I have started very thin. About 3mm, then you add water and it got to be about 1/2\" once wet. I had no clue how big it was going to end up but liked the fact that I got something like...
  193. My main suggestion to get your painting to the...

    My main suggestion to get your painting to the next level is to add more layers. Your transitions are very harsh and I can clearly see where one layer ends and another starts. If you look at the...
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    That one I did try and it didn\'t seem to help...

    That one I did try and it didn\'t seem to help enough. It did make a bit of a difference but not enough of one.

    What I am doing now is cutting the paper bigger and actually wrapping it around...
  195. Ronin you have just inspired me to move my...

    Ronin you have just inspired me to move my painting area.

    Seeing all that stuff packed into such a small area done well makes me think I can move my painting area from the dingy basement, up into...
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    The safety pin comment was another Doh! moment...

    The safety pin comment was another Doh! moment for me. That makes perfect sense.

    I\'m starting to wonder if maybe I have the wrong paper.

    I took my dremel to the lid to get rid of the ribs I...
  197. I\'ve got my Atari 2600, NES, SNES, N64, Genesis,...

    I\'ve got my Atari 2600, NES, SNES, N64, Genesis, Xbox, PS2, Wii, a PC and Xbox 360 all in view and all hooked up and ready to play split over two TVs (widescreen HDTV for the PC, PS2, Wii and 360...
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    Here\'s a link to the original post where the...

    Here\'s a link to the original post where the mini was made, page two shows the banner:
    http://www.coolminiornot.com/forums/viewthread.php?tid=29899
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    Been doing some searching on FeeBay and other...

    Been doing some searching on FeeBay and other sites and came across a black light tent that claims to be better then a white light tent. Any opinions on this?

    Here\'s one auction that clams to...
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    Very nice. Much cooler looking then the very...

    Very nice. Much cooler looking then the very sci-fi looking tanks from the game:

    http://media.moddb.com/images/mods/1/13/12251/ingame.jpg
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