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captaincold6925 Sep 2018 11:55 a.m. PST

Good day folks

Anyone know of any shops that carry ww2 miniatures? Looking for some GHQ 6mm WW2 stuff.


nugrim25 Sep 2018 11:55 a.m. PST

I'm looking for big tentacles that sprout from the water ready to drag down a 28mm mini, anyone knows where I can find somethign like it?

Personal logo Jeff Ewing Supporting Member of TMP25 Sep 2018 12:04 p.m. PST

Maybe cut them from this?: link

Cyrus the Great25 Sep 2018 12:06 p.m. PST

Reaper Miniatures


bogdanwaz25 Sep 2018 12:10 p.m. PST

I've used these:

Filled the finger slots with newspaper and glued them to washers. Here they are in action:

Personal logo StoneMtnMinis Supporting Member of TMP25 Sep 2018 12:31 p.m. PST

bogdanwas +1 thumbs up

Great idea and execution. In your opinion would paint or a wash adhere to the rubber?


NOLA Chris Supporting Member of TMP25 Sep 2018 12:39 p.m. PST

wow bogdanwaz!
great work!

are they hollow all the way up?
such that a coathanger wire could be run up them to allow bending / shaping them?


JimDuncanUK25 Sep 2018 1:19 p.m. PST

I made some from Milliput, not that difficult.

chuck05 Supporting Member of TMP Fezian25 Sep 2018 2:06 p.m. PST
Cacique Caribe25 Sep 2018 2:06 p.m. PST

Needing World War Two tentacles!!!


PS. Well here are some from both World Wars:






Canuckinator25 Sep 2018 4:49 p.m. PST

Green Stuff World's "Roll Maker" might serve you well:


Oberlindes Sol LIC25 Sep 2018 5:15 p.m. PST

I like the look of both the shadow tentacles and the finger tentacles.

I recently acquired a large purple worm from a convention flea market, which then appeared in a water trap in a dungeon at a game I ran in the same convention. That was sweet.

It looked kind of like this:


nugrim26 Sep 2018 7:03 a.m. PST

The amazon ones are what I'm looking for thanks!

PS imperialist russian octopus is bes octopus



chromedog26 Sep 2018 4:03 p.m. PST

Hail hydra?

Wheldrake27 Sep 2018 12:22 p.m. PST

I've had good results cutting tentacles from a Scheich octopus. Dremeled them off, based them and Bob's your uncle!

Results of the surgery here:
Black Magga, a plesiosaur/octopus hybrid

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