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Smokey Roan Inactive Member11 Apr 2017 3:53 p.m. PST

Just admired my Thouroughbred Miniatures 15mm Barbary Pirates unit of Zanzibari slavers.

Took two packs to make a great 21 man unit, with lots of leftover guys that are great as native artillery and such.

TSATF folk, you are crazy if you dont build one of these units.

They work everywhere, and can be native Indian banditti, African slavers, Muslim Rugga Rugga, Afghan adventurers, and basically over the top bad guys in any Colonial game.

A cornucopia of scoundrels straight out of a Hollywood B Lot.

Ragbones Supporting Member of TMP11 Apr 2017 7:23 p.m. PST

How about some pics so we can admire 'em, too? grin

Hafen von Schlockenberg Inactive Member11 Apr 2017 7:23 p.m. PST

Sounds great,Smokey--but I do them in Foundry!

oldjarhead1 Inactive Member12 Apr 2017 9:03 a.m. PST

Just looked at these on the Thoroughbred website, I really do need these.

Smokey Roan Inactive Member13 Apr 2017 3:47 p.m. PST

Yeppers! AND you get enough figs for TWO native artillery crews! PERFECT for a Mahdist or any desert gun crew.

And they are MADE for dhows (They even sell a beautiful Dhow in resin)

If I can get Photobucket to work, I'll post pics.

These guys are a must have! Cant think of a TSATF scenario anywhere in Africa ME, India, Afghanistan, China, where they aren't a perfect unit.

This pack, and the Blue Moon Askaris, have given me so many neat units that really add flavor.

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