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GROSSMAN Supporting Member of TMP30 Sep 2020 4:04 p.m. PST

Go.

smithsco30 Sep 2020 4:18 p.m. PST

Personally I quite enjoyed putting together and painting Warlord's US Airborne. I like animated miniatures with dynamic poses.

Personal logo 15mm and 28mm Fanatik Supporting Member of TMP30 Sep 2020 4:26 p.m. PST

Warlord if you like multi-pose options, conversion possibilities and flexibility with its plastic kit.

Offensive miniatures if you like "non-heroic scale" 28mm.

Artizan if you like metal "heroic scale" minis. The only drawback is that many of the helmets are rather plain and uncluttered.

Dukewilliam30 Sep 2020 5:21 p.m. PST

I really like Artizan figs.

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GROSSMAN Supporting Member of TMP30 Sep 2020 9:01 p.m. PST

I ended up getting a platoon from Offensive miniatures.

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TheNorthernFront01 Oct 2020 5:54 p.m. PST

The Perry Brothers have a great line of paratroopers. Offensive are alright but their proportions are wacky. The torsos are way too long for their smaller legs.

Wargamer Blue03 Oct 2020 2:38 a.m. PST

Artizan

Princeps Namque31 Oct 2020 2:39 p.m. PST

Victory Force Miniatures

Trajanus01 Nov 2020 12:20 p.m. PST

Offensive are alright but their proportions are wacky. The torsos are way too long for their smaller legs.

Not to mention the weapons are really poorly modelled.

BTW: Perry only do German paratroopers!

huron72524 Feb 2021 7:56 p.m. PST

+1 Victory Force

Oddball28 Feb 2021 12:25 p.m. PST

I went with Artizan some Crusade added in for my paras, I like how the bigger figures look and most of my W.W. II stuff is the same.

But wow, do those figures at Offensive Miniatures look good.

I haven't seen the Victory Force US Para figures, but I've seen their other stuff, I have a bunch of the Star Trek type figures, so I am sure they are very good.

Didn't know Perry had paras, I'll go look right now.

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