Count Von Herbimhyre found himself in the midst of the land of the halflings, The new army of dead he had raised was rather disappointing. It was an army of little halfling undead. Herbimyre shook his putrid head with shame. Most skeletons were bigger, fantastically quiet and did their job, but these halflings undead were a trial! They never shut up!
"No you're not, you don't have a stomach, do you understand?"
"Umh, yes, I have a question"
"Whens lunch and how much farther do we have to go?"
In this, the second kickstarter of hopefully several, you too can pledge your support and receive halfling undead to raise to do your bidding!
A grand beginning: While shopping at the site of one of my favorite sculpting artists, I noticed he did commission work. I realized at this point I could get undead halflings made by the illustrious and infamous Bob Olley! Not wishing to stunt his creativity I have tried to limit my suggestions so we can get the purest Bob Olley creations we can (with a few exceptions, it’s hard to keep your fingers out of the pudding!).
More Success: With the help of Gary at Iron Mask Miniatures (the maker of snooty, elegantly dressed dwarves) I was able to find a fantastic caster, thus bringing the best representations of Bob Olley’s work to all of us!
Much of the work has been done and I have invested the lion share of the money needed to get this project going. My plan with kickstarter is help fund the remaining work, see what kind of interest there is in the project, and look into the viability of creating more halfling skeleton units such as halfling skeleton warriors and halfling skeleton spearmen.
What's in The Pledge?
Collector's set #1 includes one each of the following miniatures:
- $7 Jack de Knife - Add one halfling Skeleton Assassin to your pledge
- $7 The Cook - Add one halfling skeleton cook (Or is he a Necromancer??) to your pledge.
- $7 Too Little for your britches - Add one halfling skeleton in black orc armor toy your pledge.
- $7 Axe Warrior - Add one axe wielding halfling skeleton Champion to your pledge.
- $5 Undead Doggie - Add one skeleton dog to your pledge.
- $5 Skeleton Pig - Add one Skeleton pig to your pledge
- $7 Halfling Skeleton Champion #2 - Add one of the new Champion sculpts to your pledge.
We have also had a few requests from people who missed the first Kickstarter for the halfling skeleton archers and command group:
- $32 Halfling Skeleton Archers Collectors Set - One of each of the six halfling skeleton archer poses
- $14 Command Group Collectors Set - One musician and one Standard bearer.
- $8 Standing Tall Champion - One halfling skeleton Champion.
$500 - Funded
$1,000 - Skeleton Pig - Unlocked!
This model will be the mount for the undead Calvary in Kickstarter #3 should we be fortunate to get there. Once we hit this stretch goal the Undead Pig miniature will be available as an add on for $5.00
$1,500 - Halfling Skeleton Champion #2 - Unlocked!
Once we hit this stretch goal the Halfling Skeleton Champion with Sword will be available as an add on for $7.00
$2,000 - Undead Chicken Standard Bearer - Locked
Once we hit this stretch goal one Undead Skeleton Chicken Standard Bearer will be added to each Collectors Set Pledge Level for Free!
$2,500 - Embarrassed Elf Archer - Locked
Once we hit this stretch goal the Embarrassed Elf Archer miniature will be available as an add on for $7.00
$3,000 - Halfling Skeleton Ankle Biter - Locked
Once we hit this stretch goal the Ankle Biter miniature will be available as an add on for $7.00
$3,500 - Vampire Count - Locked
Once we hit this stretch goal the Vampire Count miniature will be available as an add on for $7.00.
Also, Once we hit this level the Ankle Biter, Halfling Skeleton Champion #2, Embarrassed Elf Archer, Undead Pig, And Vampire Count will be available together as the Collector's Set #2 add on for $32. Both Collectors Set's will also be available as a combined single pledge for $60.
$4,000 - Live Assassin - Locked
Once we hit this stretch goal the Live Assassin miniature will be available as an add on for $9.00.
All shipping costs will be collected after the conclusion of this kickstarter. I will send out a shipping invoice requesting payment for shipping and your address.
Legio Pullum: Undead chickens painted by Joseph Riddle, the chicken standard is a pledge level goal!
Risks and challenges
The risks and challenges are very minimal, I could keel over and die, though I do my best to avoid this every day. I have learned a lot from the previous successful kickstarter and most figures have been sculpted, masters cast, and some production figures are finished and awaiting your guidance and commands.Learn about accountability on Kickstarter
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