Help support TMP

"Pulping Groucho Marx" Topic

14 Posts

All members in good standing are free to post here. Opinions expressed here are solely those of the posters, and have not been cleared with nor are they endorsed by The Miniatures Page.

For more information, see the TMP FAQ.

Back to the Pulp Media Message Board

Back to the Pulp Gaming Message Board

Action Log

26 Oct 2017 2:32 p.m. PST
by Editor in Chief Bill

  • Changed title from "Pulping Grouch Marx" to "Pulping Groucho Marx"

22 May 2018 7:39 p.m. PST
by Editor in Chief Bill

  • Removed from TMP Poll Suggestions board

Areas of Interest

World War One
World War Two on the Land
Science Fiction

Featured Hobby News Article

Featured Ruleset

WW2 Skirmish Rules

Rating: gold star gold star gold star gold star gold star gold star gold star gold star 

Featured Showcase Article

15mm Amazon Bladedancers

It's the penultimate unit for the 15mm Amazons!

Featured Workbench Article

Featured Profile Article

Legends Campaign: The Map

Personal logo Editor in Chief Bill The Editor of TMP Fezian shows the first step in creating a fantasy campaign using Warrior Heroes: Legends.

Current Poll

1,151 hits since 26 Oct 2017
©1994-2020 Bill Armintrout
Comments or corrections?

Personal logo Editor in Chief Bill The Editor of TMP Fezian26 Oct 2017 11:22 a.m. PST

If you were to 'play' Groucho Marx in a Pulp adventure set during his lifetime, how would you do it?

* as the historical Groucho Marx, comic
* as one of Groucho's fictional characters
* I wouldn't

boy wundyr x26 Oct 2017 11:34 a.m. PST

In a miniatures game? Captain Spaulding would be the most action-y of his characters, with the possible exception of the Go West character.

I'm presuming this wasn't about RPGs or playing him in a movie…

SpuriousMilius26 Oct 2017 12:22 p.m. PST

From "Duck Soup" as Rufus T. Firefly, supreme leader of Freedonia in it's war with Sylvania:
"Hail, Hail, Freedonia, home of the Brave & Free!"

Texas Jack26 Oct 2017 1:05 p.m. PST

I already do, itīs Captain Spaulding (hooray!), using Copplestoneīs great 28mm figure.

Personal logo miniMo Supporting Member of TMP26 Oct 2017 2:41 p.m. PST

Historical : Julius H. Marx & Family, Opium Smugglers

Roderick Robertson Fezian26 Oct 2017 4:35 p.m. PST

Only if I could bring Harpo and Chico along (Zeppo just isn't all that exciting, and Karl is a downer at parties).

Personal logo miniMo Supporting Member of TMP26 Oct 2017 9:33 p.m. PST

Zeppo is a crucial member. It is always worth striving to achieve Zeppo-Consciousness — the ability to stride calmly through a world semi- and full-surrealism and still be the romantic lead.

And bring Gummo who is always standing right behind you!

GurKhan27 Oct 2017 1:17 a.m. PST

"I don't care to play in any game that would have me as a character."

LORDGHEE27 Oct 2017 1:30 a.m. PST

infoundry's old west sets

ow092 The chico kid is chico

ow112 has the town drunk which is harpo

0w115 has thaddus trip Groucho

LORDGHEE27 Oct 2017 1:32 a.m. PST

texas which figure are you talking about ??

boy wundyr x27 Oct 2017 11:44 a.m. PST

He's a dino hunter in the Lost World – link

Texas Jack27 Oct 2017 12:56 p.m. PST

Thatīs the one, and the rest of the figures are great too, thanks boy wundyr!

Redmenace29 Oct 2017 7:39 a.m. PST

Ron Goulart has a line of books where he solves murder mysteries acts as a P.I. and other things.

Amazon listings

boy wundyr x01 Nov 2017 7:24 a.m. PST

Wow, thanks Redmenace!

Sorry - only verified members can post on the forums.