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AmongLions18 Jun 2017 7:55 p.m. PST

Hey there people,

Looking to take advantage of the Warlord Sprue sale that's happening right now and I'm looking for some input.

I remember when Wargames Factory released these, they were pretty much the only game in town, is that still the case when it comes to low cost survivors? To the best of my knowledge there isn't anything else like them out there.

Does anybody have a good link to the various conversions I remember seeing? My Google-Fu is utterly failing me on this one.

What ratio do you recommend for the extra weapon sprues? 2:1, 3:1?

What about the zombies themselves? Should I load up while they're cheap?

Lastly, how do the former Wargames Factory sculpts scale with other ranges?

Thank you people, I appreciate your time.

Cheers!

VVV reply19 Jun 2017 12:03 a.m. PST

I used to sell them and they went well. As with most of the later Wargames Factory stuff I think they were good models. So go for it.

Part time gamer19 Jun 2017 2:06 a.m. PST

IRC their Zombie & Apoc Survivors were being redone at the time of the transition, the result (WL games Project Z) looks great.

Personally, if I had the bucks to spare (other priorities)right now.. I'd "Load UP on'm!" thumbs up
And not just Survivors and Zeds.

AmongLions19 Jun 2017 9:46 p.m. PST

Thank you guys! I bit the bullet and went for it.

I ordered 3 sprues each of the male survivors and zombies, an extra male weapon sprue, and then a sprue each of the female survivors and zombies.

Zephyr120 Jun 2017 3:48 p.m. PST

Ha! It figures the sale is over the day after I find it LOL ;-)

AmongLions20 Jun 2017 5:14 p.m. PST

Same thing happened to me last time! There seem to be two a year.

Part time gamer20 Jun 2017 9:14 p.m. PST

AmongLions
Thank you guys! I bit the bullet and went for it.
Excellent! If you have a photo-flicker acct. etc. It would be great to see some of your collection, even WIP.
@Zephyr1,
I know your pain.frown

HammerHead21 Jun 2017 9:40 a.m. PST

Guys, if you subscribe to Warlords newsletter, they will inform you of their sales. The Male zombies were redone , the original set was awful. I bought a sprue of bikers just to take advantage of the sale.

Zephyr121 Jun 2017 2:57 p.m. PST

I can wait. Lots of other unfinished projects to keep me occupied in the meantime… ;-)

Stepman322 Jun 2017 11:32 a.m. PST

I like the fact you get so many weapon options and equipment on the sprues but found the figures to be limiting when your building them. Only certain arms work on certain bodies. But all in all not too bad. They match up well with Hasslefree miniatures. My go to for zombie survivors…

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