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JJartist13 Feb 2020 7:07 p.m. PST

Here is a set of photos of one sprue of the new Wargames Atlantic plastic Persians made into a sort of detachable vignette figures coming out soon.



Uesugi Kenshin Supporting Member of TMP13 Feb 2020 7:53 p.m. PST

Victrix 28mm infantry are due out this year. It's a good year for Persians!

wmyers13 Feb 2020 9:42 p.m. PST

Thank you!

Personal logo Virtualscratchbuilder Supporting Member of TMP Fezian14 Feb 2020 6:06 a.m. PST

Very nice. They remind me a lot of Vendel's Persians from 15 or years ago. Anybody know of Colin Patten sculpted these?

79thPA Supporting Member of TMP14 Feb 2020 6:36 a.m. PST

Beautiful work.

ZULUPAUL Supporting Member of TMP14 Feb 2020 12:32 p.m. PST

I think Bob Naismith is their sculpter, IIRC.

cytaylor14 Feb 2020 3:50 p.m. PST

sure look like vendel

JJartist15 Feb 2020 11:11 a.m. PST

Vendel are much larger and thicker than these new plastic Persians, here is a comparison image:


wmyers16 Feb 2020 5:46 p.m. PST

Wow, that Vendel figure is way larger than the Victrix Greeks.

JJartist17 Feb 2020 12:58 p.m. PST

There is a bit of fore shortening here- the Victrix and Vendel are closer to the same height. The Vendel is super thick- like all their figures- solid as a rock. I will try to get a photo posted that shows them side by side.

I really wanted to show these Wargames Atlantic are in tune with most other Persians like Old Glory (behind) and Foundry- and probably will mix with future releases.

JJartist17 Feb 2020 9:52 p.m. PST

Here is more straight on shot which shows Vendel and Victrix more side by side, as I said the Vendel's girth and thickness is more a factor than height.


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