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Painted Miniature Figures For Tabletop War Games and Role-playing Games ©2010-2023

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Cargo Handling Robots for 25-28mm Science Fiction Miniature Table Top Games
Filed under: General, Science Fiction, 25-28 mm, All contents including pictures Copyright 2010-2023
Posted by: G R @ 10:53 am
So, you are the captain of a small starship. You earn part of your revenue by moving cargo between planets. Consider adding some Cargo Bots to your crew.
These lower-tech robots can simplify the job of loading and unloading cargo, particularly for smaller vessels. Once given their instructions, they can be left on their own to complete the job while you and your organic crew perform higher priority assignments.
They are also very useful in retrieving cargo from derelicts being salvaged (or by the unscrupulous space pirate, to secure newly “liberated” cargo).
These game miniatures stand about 1-1/8 inches (28 mm) tall, including the base.
Visit my store to see more of my painted game miniatures for science fiction, fantasy and horror table top war games and role-playing games.
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Thanksgiving Sale Is Now Live - FREE Shipping Until November 27, 2018!
Filed under: General
Posted by: G R @ 7:42 pm
We are celebrating the holiday season with a Thanksgiving Sale with FREE shipping on all domestic USA orders of $20 or more! Use Discount Code THANKS2018 when you check out. This offer is good from November 17 though November 27, 2018.

This special offer is good on all of our miniatures, terrain, games and more.

So visit the store now for your best selection.
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Happy New Year 2018!
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Posted by: G R @ 2:33 pm
Happy New Year!

Wow! Another year has gone by all too quickly. I hope everyone has had a good 2017 and will have an even better 2018!

With the New Year, Adventures And Hobbies is also celebrating a move of the web store to an new, improved site. You can find the new store here: AdventuresAndHobbies

If you want to just take a look at what painted miniatures are currently available, you can go to directly to the new Painted Figures category here: Adventures And Hobbies Painted Figures For Sale

If you had previously bookmarked any of the store pages, please remember to update your bookmarks as the previous web store will be discontinued in the very near future.

So here is to 2018, may it be a great year for us all!

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Treasure Hordes for 20 to 30 mm Role-playing and War Games
Filed under: General, Fantasy, Pulp, 25-28 mm, Pirates, Scratchbuilt
Posted by: G R @ 9:13 am

A bit of a departure from our usual fare. Although not exactly a miniature figure, these small scenery pieces are pretty related to our regular topic so I hope you find them of interest.

Treasure! Gold, gems, magical items!  It’s what every adventurer hopes to find!

These custom-made painted scenery pieces can be used as objective markers for your 20-30mm fantasy tabletop war gaming such as Warhammer Fantasy. They can also be used in many role-playing games such as Dungeons and Dragons.

The base of each treasure measures about 1-1/4 inches (32 mm) in diameter. Here is one of the treasure hoards shown with a 25mm scale miniature to give you an idea of size.

These treasure piles and other miniature scenery pieces can be found at my store along with my painted figures. If you have an interest in miniature scenery and terrain, you can find much more information on my Universal Terrain blog.

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Happy New Year 2016!
Filed under: General
Posted by: G R @ 2:23 pm

Welcome to a brand new year!

Wishing all of my readers a safe and fulfilling 2016 packed with paint, brushes and miniatures!

Thank you to all of you who took the time to visit and read this blog.

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Happy New Years 2014!
Filed under: General
Posted by: G R @ 3:43 pm

To celebrate the new year, we are having a sale in the web store.  Everything is included: war game terrain, painted miniatures, game books, models and more.

Save 10% on all purchases!

Just enter this promo code when you check out: happynewyears2014

This sale ends at midnight EST on Saturday, January 4, 2014.

If you live outside the United States, please request a quote on the shipping costs before placing your order.

Thank you for visiting and have a great year!

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Happy Halloween Greetings 2013!
Filed under: General
Posted by: G R @ 12:27 pm

Have a fun and safe Halloween season and watch out for things that go bump in the dark shadows of the autumn  night!

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New Web Store Finished
Filed under: General
Posted by: G R @ 2:55 pm

You probably have noticed that I have not posted recently. I have been spending most of my time migrating my web store to its new location. The transfer went smoothly, but it was very time-consuming. Now that the new store is open, I hope to find some time for painting some miniatures again. So I should be posting again in the near future.

In the meantime, I invite you to check out the new store if you are so inclined. The store can be found here:

Thank you for your patience during this construction period!

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Have a Howlin’ Happy Halloween!
Filed under: General, Horror, Monsters
Posted by: G R @ 12:51 pm

Hope you and yours have a safe and happy Halloween!

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British Explorer with Revolver 25 mm Victorian Science Fiction. Pulp or Call of Cthulhu
Filed under: General, Science Fiction, Pulp, 25-28 mm, Victorian Science Fiction
Posted by: G R @ 10:00 am

Every gentleman knows the importance of maintaining one’s disposition in all situations.  Even when preparing to use ones revolver to dissuade those pesky Cthulhu cultists from sacrificing a colleague to the Eldar Gods, to enlighten a raging Venusian swamp lizard in proper civilized behavior, and other social situations.

British exploer armed with revolver for Victorian Science Fiction role-playing or table top miniatures war game
Our upstanding British explorer is dressed for a day on safari or perhaps an evening of exploring ancient ruins.
British exploer armed with revolver for Victorian Science Fiction role-playing or table top miniatures war game
This figure would be useful in an 1890’s Call of Cthulhu adventure of arcane horror.  Or in a more historical scenario of exploration in Darkest Africa.

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