Black Friday & Cyber Monday
It appears the Black Friday & Cyber Monday phenomenon has reached fever pitch... it's even struck us here at Star Hat Miniatures! For 50% off your miniatures... Read more
Happy Birthday Star Hat Miniatures!
It's one year ago that Star Hat Miniatures opened it's doors online with a webstore. If you want to grab a bargain then enter the code: BirthdayParty... Read more
Painting Competition: Brushes of Doom!
Have you ever entered an online miniature painting competition? Would you like the motivation to push your skills to the next level… or because it just sounds... Read more
Dungeons of Doom V: Law Vs Chaos + Star Hat Miniatures
I hope you are well and enjoying your gaming. I have been busy sculpting and have launched my 5th Kickstarter: Dungeons of Doom V: Law Vs Chaos... Read more
Last Day of Delvers Lost in the Dungeons of Doom III
Well my fellow Delvers, it's almost funding time. In a day and nine hours from now we will have made some history. This is a Kickstarter, so it's almost redundant... Read more
New Shipping Rates: United Kingdom & Europe
Hoo's it gaun?
Last week I began chatting with Elton at Scotia Grendel to come up with some more friendly postage for UK and EU backers of...
As Weresheep... Read more
Dungeons of Doom III Funded! Help Unleash The Dragon!
Thank you so much for backing this Kickstarter campaign! I hope you are enjoying your miniatures. I know there are plenty of miniature Kickstarter campaigns happening at... Read more
Dungeons of Doom III + 7 Hours to Go Until KS Launch
Delvers Lost in the Dungeon of Doom III will launch in 7 hours from now. Here is a preview link: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/darcyperry/1775477304?ref=preview&token=6d45ae42
What are you waiting for? Let the adventure begin!... Read more
Painted Pledges almost done! Plus sculpts for the next Kickstarter?
Greetings from Star Hat Miniatures in New Zealand! Through two successful Kickstarters, this humble hobby miniature enterprise has grown to include my gaming group and local painters Bobby Grindrod and... Read more
A huge thank you to Backers, Box Trolls and Painting Pixie!
Well, by now I expect most of you have received your miniatures. I am so happy to have feedback and photos sent to me from around the globe, showing how... Read more
Miniatures on my doorstep!
I can't be happier with the work Ian and Allan do at Regal. Ian has taken my humble sculpts and lovingly cast them in metal. The casting is complete and the... Read more
Painting has begun!
There have been slight delays in the casting process due to the full schedule at Regal, so I have put down my sculpting tools and picked up my brush. Claire... Read more
Tenkar and Buffalorick Metal Masters!
The metal masters are ready for spin casting! Here are Tenkar and Buffalorick breaking out of their master moulds.
I'm excited about being able to fulfill this Kickstarter ahead of... Read more
GIANT KILLER ROBOTS!
It's been an amazing first day for my fellow kiwis at Weta Workshop. If you haven't already had a look, check out GKR: Heavy Hitters.
The near-future is here, and... Read more
Funds on their way. Last greens heading off for casting!
The Kickstarter funds are on their way:
"Great news: your funds are now being transferred to your bank account. Please allow a few days for your bank to process the... Read more
Reward Surveys Sent + Studious Mage
Well, it's clear that Kickstarter have collected the funds from your credit cards. I expect those funds to be transferred to my bank account in the next week or two.... Read more
Silicon Mould for the Troll God!
Hey Everyone! It's early days, as the Kickstarter funds aren't here yet. However, I have asked for the Troll to be cast. Here are the silicon moulds that will make... Read more
Another Critical Hit!! What Happens Now?
Thank you to everyone who backed this Kickstarter! Let me begin by saying that you have really taken this campaign by the horns! Delvers Lost in the Dungeons of Doom!... Read more
Over 200% Funded! Thanks Everyone! You Rock!
We did it! It's 11pm here. After accidentally deleting three paragraphs of gratitude for another successful Kickstarter campaign, I have decided that working from a smart phone is... Read more
5 Hours to Go! Thanks for your messages!
She's a hot one at the beach today! Well, I am grateful for you all hanging in here with this Kickstarter. I truly feel blessed to be in your company.... Read more
11 Hours to Go!
Eleven is my favourite number. I have a good feeling about today. Feel free to share your feelings on the comments page and send this link to your friends: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/darcyperry/star-hat-miniatures-delvers-lost-in-the-dungeons-o... Read more
24 Hours to Go! Thanks Everyone!
Wow! This is amazing! 24 hours left and almost double the funding goal! I really want us to reach those Stretch Goals, especially the Tunnels and Trolls Solo Adventure and... Read more
48 Hours to Go! Live Stream in 8 hours time!
Well, it's come down to the final 48 hours and I can't be happier. This Kickstarter funder in the first couple of days and you have pushed through... Read more
Kickstarter Live Stream + Shipping Costs NZD
Darcy Perry (that's me), live from New Zealand!
Hey Everyone! Tune in for a chat (13 hours from now) about why I love sculpting and share some love for old... Read more
Epic Hero Update and the Last Few Days
You guys are awesome! I am so happy with the way you have made this Kickstarter rock! In the last few days, I really want to push through the last... Read more
Epic Hero: Oblikar Nothril
Good morning everyone,
The Epic Hero pledge backer has given me this description of his character, Oblikar Nothril:
I'm thinking I would like you to sculpt my character from our... Read more
The Lamia is gone! The Ogre is gone! Special New Miniatures!
Good evening everyone,
With one week to go, now is the time where people become backers, change pledge levels up/down and sideways, or drop off altogether. Fortunately, this is my... Read more
Good evening everyone. When Carrie Fisher died, I was taken right back to being seven years old. The first movie I ever saw was Star Wars. Dad took me to... Read more
First Stretch Goal Reached: Buffalorick is funded!
Thanks everyone for your encouragement and support. We have reached the first Stretch Goal and the mighty Buffalorick is now a free gift for all backers above the Rogue pledge... Read more
Breaking Troll News
I have broken the Troll into three pieces so he can fit in the mould for spin casting. The last photo shows him put back together, towering over Buffalorick.
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Stretch Goals Up To 10K
Buffalorick Miniature WIP Photos
I've been working on Buffalorick today. This new miniature is the 5k Stretch Goal and will be available to everyone backing above the Rogue pledge level, or as an Add On... Read more
A Wizard for Rick Loomis! Buffalorick!
I know there was a call out for a Loomis Ogre but one huge miniature per project is quite enough. I may have an ogre featured in the next project.... Read more
Stretch Goals, Add Ons and New Pledge Levels
I am really excited about your enthusiasm for these new miniatures (and the older ones too), which has left me on the back foot regarding Stretch Goals. I... Read more
A Couple of Days? Funded! Thanks everyone!
Funded in a couple of days? Awesome! Now it's time for stretch goals. Any ideas? Crazy is good here, so don't hold back.
I have my first update about production.... Read more
New Pledge Level: Star Hat Deluxe
Due to their popularity I have arranged for more miniatures to be cast from the original Delvers Lost in the Dungeons of Doom! Become a Star Hat Deluxe backer and... Read more
Day One: 80% Funded! + Add Ons from the Original DLitDoD!
After the tremendous success of Delvers Lost in the Dungeons of Doom!, I am happy to announce Delvers Lost in the Dungeons of Doom! 2!! is following suit. 80% of... Read more
Halfway to the funding goal in a couple of hours?!
What a way to start a Kickstarter! I thought that on this sunny afternoon, with half the world asleep, it would be a nice quiet beginning for a... Read more