Painted Goblin Army
Jonathan Tilbury, one of the backers from this kickstarter, has painted up a Goblin army from his Kickstarter rewards. Here are some images of his army.
Goblin Army, led by... Read more
More Classic Elf and Orc Sculpts Re-Released
On the new Chaos Wars KickStarter, we have unlocked sets of Elves and Orcs that were not included in the KickStarter last year.
We also have more... Read more
Chaos Wars Wave 2 KickStarter now Live!
The new Chaos Wars KickStarter is now live!
Here is the link:
Together, we got the Chaos Wars successfully launched, which was no small task.
Now is... Read more
A bit off topic: The Next Generation of Wargamers
Attention Chaos Wars supporters:
As I grow older, I've been concerned about where the next generation of tabletop players will come from. Sure there will always be a small but... Read more
By now I would hope that all of the domestic shipments have arrived, and the international shipments should arrive any day now.
To make sure that everyone has received their... Read more
A Request From Us
As everyone receives their Kickstarter rewards, Iron Wind Metals would like to ask for your help.
The best way to help Chaos Wars grow and thrive is for us to... Read more
Kickstarter Orders Have Shipped
After an extensive quality-check, all orders have shipped.
Everyone should be receiving their shipments a couple of days after Christmas.
Here are some more photos of the packing & shipping. ... Read more
Rules Now Available For Free Download
Even though we haven’t shipped the Kickstarter just yet, we have loaded the rules (Chaos Wars Classic Rules, 2nd Edition) to our website for free download at:
All seven... Read more
Mr. Tim Kask, reviewing the Chaos Wars module he wrote to go with our Kickstarter.
As a bonus he has signed and personalized the copies for those who were major... Read more
Packing the Kickstarter part 2
More photos from packing the Kickstarter.
We Have Started Packing Your Orders
If everything goes properly, we should ship next week.
Here are a few photos of (only some of) the raw stock, as we prepared to start packing.
We are on track
Everything is on track to fulfillment. Not much else to say. Happy Thanksgiving.
Final Days of Production
We just wanted to let everyone know, we are on track to meet our fulfillment date, getting you your miniatures before Christmas arrives.
Please check out our website, and consider... Read more
If you have placed a request to add on to your kickstarter order, but have not received a paypal invoice from us, please post here to let us know.
Thanks,... Read more
To Everyone Who Placed an Order Increase
Several last-minute orders are just now being reviewed. Invoices should be out to everyone very soon.
In my miniature-induced excitement, I neglected to include the image of the Sea Titans.Here it is.If anyone is curious about scale, they stand around 2 ¼ inches tall, and are... Read more
Last Call for Kickstarter Additions
From now until October 1st, you can add the following items to your Kickstarter order, and we will include them in your shipment, at no additional shipping cost.
Please take a... Read more
More Production Molds Ready To Go
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C&C Mythos Kickstarter
IWM and Ral Partha recommend checking out this really cool KickStarter from Castles and Crusades – an expansion of their Mythos series.
“The Mythos series sets out to explore the... Read more
Chaos Wars at GenCon
We will be playing Chaos Wars Classic Rules at GenCon.
You can sign up for the events here:
Thursday 2:00pmGame ID: NMN1582236
Thursday 6:00pmGame ID: NMN1582237
Friday 2:00pmGame ID:... Read more
Tom Meier's new Sea Elf Sculpt
Photos of Tom’s new sculpt can be seen on the Ral Partha website:
New Chaos Wars Releases... in July!
Information can be found here:
Images of the NEW Kickstarter Production Molds
Here are the 4 most recent production molds for the kickstarter:
Photo of the NEW Tom Meier sculpt for High Elf with Axe
An image of Tom’s new sculpt of the High Elf with Great Axe can be seen on our website: http://www.ralpartha.com/index.php/upcoming-releases There is a lot of other interesting stuff there as... Read more
First Production Molds are Ready
Just wanted to share with you all, the Iron Wind Metals mold room has been hard at work, and the first two production molds have been completed.
Shown here are... Read more
Join the Community
I want to personally invite each of you to join us in the Forum at www.RalPartha.com.
We would like to start discussing what figures you are interested in, what you... Read more
Awaiting Survey Responses
Still waiting on survey responses from 55 people.
Once we get all the responses, we can plan our production schedule, and also start working on planning the next releases.
Thanks,... Read more
Surveys have been sent
The Kickstarter Survey has been sent out to everybody.
Once everyone fills them out, we will know how many copies of each figure we need to produce.
I’m curious to... Read more
A Message from IWM Leadership
We’ve reached the end of our 1st Chaos Wars KickStarter and all we can say is “WOW!”
The amount of support all around, from fans and industry people alike has... Read more
Lesser Troglodytes Unlocked!
No time for a graphic.Feel free to start adding them to your order.
Bees! Bees! Bees everywhere! God, they're huge and they're sting crazy! Run away, your firearms are useless against them!
A Message from Mark Rubin, Co-Owner of Iron Wind Metals:
Last weekend, I had the pleasure of introducing my 22 year old son to Ral Partha's Chaos Wars. We have been gaming together since he was five, but I had... Read more
The Dwarves are Coming!
We will are adding a special Stretch Goal at $32,000…
A unit of 12 Armored Dwarf Mercenaries, and one Leader.
Use them as Hired Swords for the Elves, or as Chaos... Read more
A Message from Mike Noe, President and Co-Owner of Iron Wind Metals:
Saturday May 16th, and 52 hours to go on our first Classic Ral Partha Miniatures KickStarter.
The support we've seen so far has been amazing - old fans and... Read more
Something a Little Different
Former Ral Partha sculptor Chris Fitzpatrick has been very supportive of this project. So supportive, in fact, that he went thru his collection and pulled out all the old Partha... Read more
New Stretch Goals Courtesy of Fat Dragon Games
A Call to Action: “Help Us Spread the Word”
This kickstarter has proven to be a great success. We have 4 days left, and have more than tripled our initial funding goal.
Together, we have achieved so much:
We... Read more
Update on the Tim Kask Stretch Goal
Tim Kask on our Kickstarter:
Seven more days to hit $25K. If they do, I'm writing both a battle scenario for the minis and a "secondary mission" that is an... Read more
Elite Elven Cavalry Unlocked!
These are some awesome looking Elves.
Excited to see them painted up and on a tabletop.
Something Worth A Look…
We recently happened upon the BattleBards kickstarter, and spoke with them directly. They’ve got some pretty interesting stuff going on.As I understand it, they provide you with,... Read more
Chaos Wars Artillery and Living Statues
Some Elves use only Bows. Ours have those too, but sometimes you need something with more punch. Back from the painters, our Elven Cannon Battery, and the Elven Colossus, painted... Read more
As Requested: A Sample of the Rules
As many have requested, here is a taste of the Classic Chaos Wars rules.
These are the rules we used at CincyCon just a few days ago. Chaos Wars armies... Read more
Iron Wind Metals and Tom Meier
Several people have asked about Iron Wind's relationship with Tom Meier.Marc Rubin has authorized me to post this on his behalf:
“I have known Tom Meier since our days as business partners... Read more
Good Morning From the Last Day of CincyCon 2015
Sadly, I don't have Internet access from the Demo area at CincyCon. We are following along, and thrilled and very appreciative to you all that we've surpassed... Read more
Stretch Goal #1 Unlocked!
Our first Stretch Goal figure, the Elven Colossus has been unlocked!
This big guy stands just under 3” tall, and may be the earliest Tom Meier sculpt in this Kickstarter.... Read more
Well, the project funded in about 32 hours. I'm beyond words. We really appreciate everyone’s support. There are still some weird and awesome Stretch Goals to be unlocked.Personally, I want... Read more