THAT mini!!!! - A Wish list...

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THAT mini!!!! - A Wish list...

Post by Norseman » Wed Dec 22, 2010 9:06 pm

There is something to be said for the feeling you get when you finally make a trade and get that one Mini you have been looking for for a long time. Be it price that was holding you back or just rarity and they never come up on the block.

I just got THAT one mini I have been chasing for awhile. Should get it in a few weeks.

What is that one mini that you guys have been looking for? or have finally got after a long hunt.

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Post by gohkmkelvin » Wed Dec 22, 2010 9:17 pm

Titan Dragon of Aarklash. Got it, sold it, cursed, bought another one, sold it again, ye gods, weep :). *sigh* Words cannot describe the elation at landing that monster twice, and the depression at having to let it go twice. At today's prices, it's unlikely I'll get another one of those ...

Ah, well. Now I'm shooting for the new Chimera from Maelstrom Games ;).

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Post by Arma » Wed Dec 22, 2010 10:27 pm

I've been after a Bretonnia Trebuchet for a while.. apart from that, Soda Pop Miniature stuff to paint!

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Post by imp522 » Wed Dec 22, 2010 10:33 pm

I've been chasing these for a year now.

With only needing 1 gorgon and 2 thunder fire cannons I didn't think it would take this long.
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Post by oaflord » Wed Dec 22, 2010 10:59 pm

Just Got
Just waiting on delivery of an Ultraforge Greater Plague Daemon. (Thanks Tim!) Been wanting this guy for a long time as the Forgeworld GUO is just too much to pay. Not getting it for Christmas, but will have it in time for my 40K of 40K in May.

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Re: THAT mini!!!! - A Wish list...

Post by Shane » Thu Dec 23, 2010 2:35 am

Freebooter Captains Daughter. Can't be found anywhere. Wondering if it actually exists
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Post by Repeter » Thu Dec 23, 2010 3:32 am

Because of price (coupled with the amount of times I figured I'd actually use them), I never even thought to buy the wonderful Studio Miniatures zombie line. I picked up the whole thing here on B'town a few months ago for a sweet deal.

I also made some dude's day a couple months back when I gave him a really good deal on my extra Rackham Demon Tower. Hey, the karma rolls around here, ya gotta give and take!

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Post by fathead » Thu Dec 23, 2010 10:00 am

before i cleared house back in 2001, i had kit bashed my very 1st box of RB001 Space marines with Plastic IG jungle fighter heads and legs. the end result was wonderful in both use of old models,scale, and models of army list entries from the 3rd edition SM codex.(that is, if you like tactical scouts with bolters) i would love to re create a kitted out ten man squad... but cost would be an issue.
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Re: THAT mini!!!! - A Wish list...

Post by ssapper » Thu Dec 23, 2010 1:13 pm

I have been looking for the Female Bounty hunter and the Bounty Hunter with Bionic Arm for a long time, I miss the days I could walk down to the LGS and fill my stocking with Necromunda minis.

Happy Holidays to all, heres hoping you find them minis....

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Re: THAT mini!!!! - A Wish list...

Post by HarlequinZero » Fri Dec 24, 2010 4:59 am

Shouldn't this be moved to the BTown Cafe section since it isn't GW Grim Dark Future specific?

Anyways, about two years ago I got the old Marauder High Elf dragon I wanted. The one squatted down on all fours. He used to be in the back of the High Elf book a half dozen editions ago? :lol: I think it was called Thaindon on Kargos the Despolier Fiedrake. He was brand new in box, too!

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Re: THAT mini!!!! - A Wish list...

Post by HarlequinZero » Fri Dec 24, 2010 5:01 am

...and Norse, WHAT mini did you get?
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Re: THAT mini!!!! - A Wish list...

Post by Spoon » Fri Dec 24, 2010 10:26 pm

I started playing games with the release of Warhammer 40000 and my first army was Dark Eldar. I collected them for the better part of a year and a half, they were awesome and hand painted (very poorly) and "converted" (again, poorly). I lost them when a tree fell through my house and they got crushed and water damaged. Since then I have played Warhammer 40000, Warhammer Fantasy, and Warmachine/Hordes. I've been trying to rebuild my old Dark Eldar, but because of cost I stick with the models I have been given as gifts. My plan is to play Dark Eldar again, which is awesome because they just got a new codex!!! YAY! :-D (Trade solicitation removed from non-trade forum - HZ) Merry Christmas!
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Re: THAT mini!!!! - A Wish list...

Post by aurak_merc » Sat Dec 25, 2010 5:58 pm

Attained: Armorcast Reaver Titan : I got a good deal on one a while back, and it even had the weapon options I wanted.

Still looking for/trying to save cash for : Dreamforge titan - the old blockhead Imperator type. I actually encounted someone who owns one and is sort of willing to sell it, but I am fairly certain I cannot even begin to make a fair offer. So, I shall save and save for a while (unbeknownst the my wife :mrgreen: ) and see if he still has it and will accept my offer in a year or so, hehe.
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Re: THAT mini!!!! - A Wish list...

Post by Gaijin18 » Sun Dec 26, 2010 1:29 am

If you get that block head,dress it as a small child,,hide it in garage?

Goals for next year,,,,,sisters nurse figure and the body for a mk 1 Landraider and to finish my thunderhawks.
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Re: THAT mini!!!! - A Wish list...

Post by TedintheShed » Sun Dec 26, 2010 7:02 am

You know, I am just a player and not a collector at all. I paint them well enough to play them, and that is it.

But I will never forget my first land raider. It was awesome cubed.

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