Miniature of the Week — Pulp Sci-Fi and Modern Horror from Lead Bones

July 19th, 2011 by Ed Grabianowski

Recreational Conflict is an online retailer selling minis from a variety of smaller miniature producers, but they also make their own line of minis called Lead Bones. I think everyone could use a Crate O’ Zombies.

Miniature of the Week — A Pair of 40K Armies

May 31st, 2011 by Ed Grabianowski

This edition of MotW features a couple of Warhammer 40K armies assembled and painted by Chris Lomartire (he goes by the name “generic” here at RV). Lest you doubt the visual impact of fully painted armies marching to battle, feast your eyes on these beauties!

Miniature of the Week – The Most Amazing Miniature Display You Will Ever See

May 16th, 2011 by Ed Grabianowski

This week’s MotW has absolutely nothing to do with games, but it is truly stunning. If seeing this doesn’t rekindle some sense of child-like wonder and amazement in you, then you are clearly one of the walking dead.

Miniature of the Week — Massive Miniature Industrial Complex

April 25th, 2011 by Ed Grabianowski

This week’s MotW might make you question the veracity of the word “miniature” in this context. Courtesy of Robot Viking contributor Billy Gibbs is this insanely elaborate model of some kind of industrial structure. This is what happens when engineering students play RPGs.

Miniature of the Week — Battlelords of the 23rd Century Both Old and New

April 11th, 2011 by Ed Grabianowski

This week’s Miniature of the Week comes from SSDC and their classic Battlelords of the Twenty-Third Century sci-fi RPG. They’ve got a collection of new Battlelords minis available, plus a limited supply of original series minis.

Miniature of the Week — Cardstock Minis from Super Genius Games

April 4th, 2011 by Ed Grabianowski

This week’s MotW comes courtesy of Super Genius Games, showing that minis can come in many forms and fit many budgets. For just a few bucks, plus the price of some ink and paper, these papercraft cardstock minis can bring some three-dimensional color to your RPG battlefield.

Miniature of the Week — Sketchy McMinipaints

March 28th, 2011 by Ed Grabianowski

This week’s Miniature of the Week comes courtesy of Alex Smith, purveyor of the Sketchy McMinipaints mini painting blog. Alex does a great job working vivid colors into his paint schemes and has a very distinctive style.

Son of the Return of Miniature of the Week

March 21st, 2011 by Ed Grabianowski

In the amateur division, we have a gallery of minis painted by Michael Mallen to represent the PCs in his 4E D&D campaign. These minis not only look great, they show how you can improve the look of your paint jobs by learning a few simple techniques.

The Revenge of the Return of Miniature of the Week

March 21st, 2011 by Ed Grabianowski

This week’s entry in the professional division comes courtesy of On the Lamb Games’ Brushfire, a tactical war game featuring anthropomorphized animal warriors.

The Return of Miniature of the Week

March 21st, 2011 by Ed Grabianowski

Long time Robot Viking readers may recall a feature we had in the early days of the site called Miniature of the Week. Where did it go, and why is it back? And is it, in fact, all new and better than ever?