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evilcartoonist22 May 2013 11:13 a.m. PST

It's not all seven, but I discovered I had enough figures (almost- I need bandits) to do a skirmish game at one of the village gates. Here's a shot I put together as tribute to a favorite samurai film. The figures are all 42mm figures from Steve Barber Models. What you see here was all converted from only three poses. I'm thinking about converting some bandits next.

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teenage visigoth22 May 2013 11:22 a.m. PST

Sweet. Do they do a Kikuchiyo figure?

evilcartoonist22 May 2013 11:25 a.m. PST

I'm looking through Steve's figures to see which I could convert into a Kikuchiyo.

None of these are specifically "Seven Samurai;" I've just converted enough to create my own Seven Samurai collection.

teenage visigoth22 May 2013 11:58 a.m. PST

Do it!

Personal logo BigRedBat Sponsoring Member of TMP22 May 2013 2:57 p.m. PST

That's terrific. Are they painted in greyscale?

evilcartoonist22 May 2013 3:06 p.m. PST

Visigoth: Oh my, I don't know if I can do that good of a conversion :)

Bat: No greyscale this time around; I think my gangsters in greyscale is all the greyscale I need :)

Personal logo Narratio Supporting Member of TMP22 May 2013 7:22 p.m. PST

Agree with teenage visigoth – If there is any way on the face of this sweet earth to make up a Toshiro Mifune figure, it's your moral imperative to do so. No ifs, no buts, no ands… just go off and do it.

If you've not got a figure of Toshiro, it just ain't Samurai (or Ronin)

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