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Author Topic: Dwarven Forge Kickstarter  (Read 1724 times)

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« Reply #15 on: May 02, 2013, 03:07:13 PM »
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I'm not big on Kickstarter. As they say, it's not a store; you're gambling your money.

I like to use miniatures, and I'm considering these guys:
http://www.dungeonstone.com/


Hmm, they say 1"=5 ft for 25mm figures.

Can you actually fit two "heroic scale" 28-30mm Games Workshop figures in a 10' hallway?
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« Reply #16 on: May 02, 2013, 03:08:15 PM »
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While this is technically true, I think it's a little overstated in this case. The Dwarven Forge Kickstarter, along with the likes of the Bones Kickstarter from Reaper, are really little more than a pre-order system for established companies at this point. Obviously, it's a little more than that (i.e. interest free loan repaid in product), but from a consumer perspective that's more or less it.


Also since they wanted 50 thousand and got 1.8 million, pretty sure they can fill the order. :D
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« Reply #17 on: May 02, 2013, 03:57:20 PM »
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Also since they wanted 50 thousand and got 1.8 million, pretty sure they can fill the order. :D


$1,908,155 at the final tally.

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« Reply #18 on: May 02, 2013, 06:08:53 PM »
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Also since they wanted 50 thousand and got 1.8 million, pretty sure they can fill the order. :D

Their production facilities will be swamped for the next few months I'd say. There's good money in this miniatures business!
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« Reply #19 on: May 11, 2013, 02:48:35 AM »
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Their production facilities will be swamped for the next few months I'd say. There's good money in this miniatures business!


Clearly. Particularly with KS, its a winning proposition.
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