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10thMountain18 Mar 2017 11:59 a.m. PST

Are there any miniatures available for the Great Paraguyan War or War of Triple Alliance in 25-28mm?

79thPA Supporting Member of TMP18 Mar 2017 12:17 p.m. PST

Obscure Miniatures had some, but I don't see anything but an email address for them in the manufacturers directory.

GiloUK18 Mar 2017 3:12 p.m. PST

Kings Carbine Miniatures released some Paraguyans a couple of years ago. They may still be available. Some pics of my painted ones here:


I'd certainly really like to see the range develop.

Personal logo Grey Heron Supporting Member of TMP19 Mar 2017 1:55 a.m. PST

Not sure if this is right:Caliver Books:


vtsaogames19 Mar 2017 8:47 a.m. PST

That's the War of the Pacific 1879-1884 between Chile, Bolivia and Peru. The figures in kepi would probably pass for Allies. Since the war was fought in a tropical climate, i think the greatcoat would not be the thing.

As for the Paraguayans, nothing else really looks like them.

Personal logo brass1 Supporting Member of TMP19 Mar 2017 9:09 a.m. PST

Freikorps 15 makes a sizable line in 15mm but I'm unable to find any in larger scales.


Personal logo Grey Heron Supporting Member of TMP19 Mar 2017 8:30 p.m. PST

Okay, thanks for the info.

KTravlos Inactive Member21 Mar 2017 3:14 a.m. PST

You can get Paraguys from KingsCarabine. For the Brazilians, a mix of USA ACW figures, French Crimean War or 1859 War Chaussers will do fine. For Uruguyans a mix of Carlists, French Crimean War or 1859 Chaussers will be sufficent.

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