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rivers316220 Nov 2018 5:15 p.m. PST

I seem to recall several years ago a very nice range of 40mm Ancient Greek figures (perhaps Spartan Games?). IIRC, it included a very nice cyclops and Minotaur.

Does anyone know if these are still around?

Failing that, does anyone else do a larger scale cyclops or minotaur? I'm using 28mm figures but want something a bit more imposing.

Cyrus the Great20 Nov 2018 8:05 p.m. PST

If you like a Harryhausen cyclops:


bandit86 Supporting Member of TMP20 Nov 2018 9:53 p.m. PST

I had liked these. I just repaint them (but you can use them as is). and sometime you can get them less expensive and AC Moore or Michaels and use a 50% off coupon

dampfpanzerwagon Fezian21 Nov 2018 7:38 a.m. PST

I used a couple of Grenadier Minotaurs for my 40mm opponents – they look a little short next to the tallest 40mm figures, but as Minotaur 'minions' they are OK


Then a Grim Reaper Cyclops.



whitphoto21 Nov 2018 10:09 a.m. PST

Rebel minis has a great Minotaur

shirleys painting21 Nov 2018 10:41 a.m. PST

Impact! miniatures has some very nice Cyclops and Minotaur figures.

rivers316222 Nov 2018 10:48 a.m. PST

Thanks chaps. I do like the Harryhausen-style cyclops but can't seem to find that Grim Reaper one. Does anyone know how tall the Reaper version is?

Come In Nighthawk23 Nov 2018 4:41 a.m. PST

Crocodile Games' have two different Cyclops in their semi-fantasy "Wargods of Olympus" range that are something like 54mm (or larger), if you want them BIG!

RelliK24 Nov 2018 8:28 a.m. PST


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