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Offline Vampifan

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Re: Famous gunfighter models, real & movies?
« Reply #15 on: December 27, 2016, 11:23:14 PM »
Brigade Games makes some great models that might resemble the cast of Tombstone, Deadwood, and others.

That reminds me that they do near perfect 28mm scale versions of the five central characters from the film, "The Wild Bunch." I recently reviewed them on my blog here -
http://vampifansworldoftheundead.blogspot.co.uk/2016/10/brigade-games-wild-bunch-outlaws.html

Offline Bloodaxe

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Re: Famous gunfighter models, real & movies?
« Reply #16 on: December 28, 2016, 12:38:44 AM »
That reminds me that they do near perfect 28mm scale versions of the five central characters from the film, "The Wild Bunch." I recently reviewed them on my blog here -
http://vampifansworldoftheundead.blogspot.co.uk/2016/10/brigade-games-wild-bunch-outlaws.html

Vampifan- awesome blog.  I am a fan of your terrain too.

Offline horridperson

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Re: Famous gunfighter models, real & movies?
« Reply #17 on: December 28, 2016, 04:37:33 AM »
That Wild Bunch set looks great with paint on them!  I picked up a couple of the Deadwood sets but I'd like to get my hands on the Wild Bunch now too.

Offline Bloodaxe

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Re: Famous gunfighter models, real & movies?
« Reply #18 on: December 28, 2016, 06:23:08 AM »
Brigade Games makes some great models that might resemble the cast of Tombstone, Deadwood, and others.

Found it!
Brigadegames.com

I love The Wild Bunch.
« Last Edit: December 28, 2016, 06:44:05 AM by Bloodaxe »

Offline FramFramson

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Re: Famous gunfighter models, real & movies?
« Reply #19 on: December 29, 2016, 06:52:06 AM »
Anyone make a passable Cheyenne from Once Upon A Time In The West? Or a Jack Elam?

Offline Za Zjurman

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Re: Famous gunfighter models, real & movies?
« Reply #20 on: December 29, 2016, 09:34:07 AM »
Stronghold Terrain have some very nice Famous gunfighters:

Winnetou and Old Shatterhand
Bud Spencer and Terrence Hill (My name is nobody)
Lucky Luke and the Daltons
http://stronghold-terrain.de/index.php/dead-man-s-hand/miniatures.html

Cheers Za

Offline goon3423

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Re: Famous gunfighter models, real & movies?
« Reply #21 on: December 29, 2016, 04:20:25 PM »
Anyone make a passable Cheyenne from Once Upon A Time In The West? Or a Jack Elam?
Sadly not that I've found. That's one of those classic westerns I can't believe has never gotten some 28mm love.
I am looking for the following Deadlands minis:  Shotgun Thug, Lost Soul, Cleaners, Railroad Workers & Feral Dead. If you have any of these minis, or if you are one, please send me a PM.

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Re: Famous gunfighter models, real & movies?
« Reply #22 on: December 29, 2016, 06:06:37 PM »
I think that makes a very useful topic to continue with, so I'll make it sticky!

Thanks, Bloodaxe and all contributors for your input!  :)
« Last Edit: December 29, 2016, 06:08:15 PM by Admiral Benbow »

Offline Za Zjurman

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Re: Famous gunfighter models, real & movies?
« Reply #23 on: December 29, 2016, 06:15:32 PM »
Blackwater gulch ran a kickstarter a few years back. It included some miniatures based on movies. Including a nice Clint Eastwood.  Not sure how easy they can be bought.

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/gamesalute/blackwater-gulch-rebels-and-reinforcements/description

Offline Bloodaxe

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Re: Famous gunfighter models, real & movies?
« Reply #24 on: December 29, 2016, 10:07:11 PM »
I think that makes a very useful topic to continue with, so I'll make it sticky!

Thanks, Bloodaxe and all contributors for your input!  :)

That's a great idea. Maybe someone can compile all the findings and links into one post so everything is easier to use and find.

Offline jetengine

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Re: Famous gunfighter models, real & movies?
« Reply #25 on: February 10, 2017, 11:58:15 PM »
Anyone know of a company that makes the Three Amigos ?

Offline goon3423

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Re: Famous gunfighter models, real & movies?
« Reply #26 on: February 11, 2017, 01:39:11 AM »
Anyone know of a company that makes the Three Amigos ?
Not that I've found. Really need some Blazing Saddles too.

Offline hentzau

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Re: Famous gunfighter models, real & movies?
« Reply #27 on: May 15, 2018, 10:34:08 PM »
Not that I've found. Really need some Blazing Saddles too.

Looking for Blazing Saddles?  Knuckleduster will soon have you covered. 

Go check out their stretch goals from their kickstarter, several BS figures.  Check out other figures from the line, you'll see lots of famous movie look-alikes as well.  Should be available to purchase on his site soon.

 

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