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Au pas de Charge06 Jun 2019 6:07 p.m. PST

Interested in metal minis where the creatures are 40mm+ in height and which would make good armies against the good guys. They should have several variants, weapons etc but can be any type of monster (both living and dead), alien creature, Alien soldier, mechanical thing etc.

Anyone know any good makes?

Personal logo Narratio Supporting Member of TMP06 Jun 2019 6:28 p.m. PST

Metal? Have you looked at the cheap plastic bags full of monsters, robots etc sold in dollar stores, or from small barrows in shopping malls? They are usually odd scaled versions of "name brand" figures. Might be just what you're looking for,

Oberlindes Sol LIC Supporting Member of TMP07 Jun 2019 12:11 a.m. PST

yeah, I'd go with plastic. Old Clix things can work great for that purpose.

whill407 Jun 2019 5:59 a.m. PST

Take a look at Hydra miniatures. They may have a few things that could work.

joedog17 Jun 2019 3:19 p.m. PST

re: the plastic toys bags.

If you're not finding them at your local big-box store or the toy section of yoru supermarket, Amazon has sets of plastic monsters, aliens, robots, etc. with packages of 50-90 for $20. USD The maker seems to be "SCS Direct".

There are also Russian plastic figures in the 1/32 or 54mm sclae form Fantasy Battles/Technolog that might work. They run about 6 for $10. USD

Au pas de Charge24 Jun 2019 11:47 a.m. PST

What's all this plastics business?

The Hydra robots look good.

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