Statues WIP

There is a need for statues in some games or modules. There are very few statue options when it comes to miniatures and tabletop gaming. That being said, I have decided to create some of my own. The first thing i needed to do was to answer a couple of questions.

What kind of statues do I need?
The short answer to this is…all kinds. Again, there are very few options available and the ones that are may cost a bit of money and may not necessarily represent what you need. For example, having a lizardman statue when you need a dwarf statue would just not feel right.

Can I use existing miniatures to create them?
Yes. Existing miniatures can be used to create statures. There are so many options to choose from. However, using D&D or other valuable miniatures would not feel good to the wallet. Also, this would not help if I needed larger statues of certain races or beasts. This led me back to the wonderful internet to search for some cheap minis.

I found a cheap set of minis called Guardian Knights, by Toysmith, to practice with on Amazon ($7). The pack contains a pack of 36 minis, so I’ll have quite a few to practice on. They also came with 3 different poses. The leftovers can be given to my kids for them to play with.

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Mage Knight minis can be used if you really wanted to have unique statues and you can by them in bulk on ebay for next to nothing.

to be continued…

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