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Emperorbaz22 Apr 2018 8:42 a.m. PST

I have commissioned an ex-Foundry sculptor to do a new range of Mongols for me. The first dozen greens have arrived so I have posted some pictures on my blog.

Here is one of the figures assembled with blue tac – the head, and in some cases the upper and lower body are all being molded seperately to give greater variety.

tigrifsgt22 Apr 2018 9:09 a.m. PST

I'm pretty sure I already know the answer to this. Metal, plastic or resin?

Emperorbaz22 Apr 2018 9:22 a.m. PST


TBeyer Supporting Member of TMP22 Apr 2018 2:07 p.m. PST

Really like the character figures, especially the leader with the falcon.

Skeptic22 Apr 2018 5:28 p.m. PST

Not bad! The rider looks a bit small, compared to his pony.

ultimatewargamer22 Apr 2018 8:02 p.m. PST

As soon as they are ready,i will buy some.

Emperorbaz22 Apr 2018 10:05 p.m. PST

Skeptic. Interesting to hear your POV. Maybe when you see the sideways on view you will see that the knee is bent because the mingols used a high stirrup, so the button of the boot is aligned with the belly of the pony. Thanks all

Emperorbaz23 Apr 2018 6:42 a.m. PST

Should read mongols not mingols and bottom not button. Urgh these predictive text tools!

Sir Walter Rlyeh23 Apr 2018 11:40 a.m. PST

I really like those and am a fan of metal figures as well. I always wanted to do the Battle of Ain Jalut.

Emperorbaz23 Apr 2018 12:53 p.m. PST

Better do some Mamluks next then!

Snowcat23 Apr 2018 3:09 p.m. PST

Looking good.

Re the rider-pony proportions, the feet do get pretty low even with the Mongol saddle and stirrup arrangement.



ricepot Inactive Member24 Apr 2018 5:00 p.m. PST

Wonderful! How do they compare in size with some other brands? eg. Perry's (Not the same range but just sizing)

Emperorbaz24 Apr 2018 9:06 p.m. PST

As soon as I get the castings back I'll do some comparison shots

Emperorbaz17 May 2018 11:57 a.m. PST

Here a link to a comparison shot on my new wordpress blog
I would be interested to hear your feedback

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