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Lion in the Stars21 Apr 2018 9:21 p.m. PST

I'm looking for a mini of a Chinese noble or Emperor, in traditional robes, ideally standing.

I do NOT want a mounted model. I'm planning on using the model for a HVT in Infinity, so a horse would be out of place.

I checked the usual suspects (Perry, Zenit/Kensei, GCT/Bushido, and even Clan War), but nobody has a Chinese noble.

Help me, TMP, you're my only hope!

Maha Bandula21 Apr 2018 10:49 p.m. PST

Would this do?


Maha Bandula21 Apr 2018 10:53 p.m. PST

There are also these should you not mind the later Manchu look.



McWong7321 Apr 2018 11:00 p.m. PST

There's a few figures here that may work


Kevin C Supporting Member of TMP22 Apr 2018 5:50 a.m. PST

Pulp Figures has a couple of sets that might work for you: link

Kevin C Supporting Member of TMP22 Apr 2018 5:55 a.m. PST

Also, Eureka Miniatures have an interesting Chinese figure on a rocket bicycle that might interest you: link

dragon622 Apr 2018 9:51 a.m. PST

Blackhat Tales of the Dragon Kings link Wonderful figures

Redblack22 Apr 2018 11:20 a.m. PST

Black Hat miniature seems to be down – getting 404 Error
at . Is the company still going ??

Greylegion22 Apr 2018 11:53 a.m. PST

Does the HVT have to "look" Chinese? If not you might look at Urban War Triads or Warzone Mishima. The,as you can tell by the names, more Japanese but they are also futuristic / sci-fi miniatures. You might look these miniatures over.

Lion in the Stars23 Apr 2018 9:40 p.m. PST

Given the background material, that The Party resurrected the Ming and Qing Imperial Dynasties (and gave them alternating rule) with all the pomp and circumstance, I really want to use a traditionally-attired model.

But this is a good starting point. Will need to sort out which minis have the least cartoony sculpting.

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