Faster Than A Speeding Hobbit!
The funding cleared yesterday, thank you.
The master casts are being cleaned up by Chris at Macrocosm as we speak, so the production moulds will not be long, and then... Read more
Backer Surveys Now CLOSED
I have no option other than to refund those three people who have not completed the backer surveys. I need your address, to post your rewards, even if you have... Read more
SURVEY DEADLINE - 24 HOURS
If you have not completed the survey, by Friday 10th May 2019, I will not be able to process your pledges.
This is a firm cut-off date, and I need... Read more
Backer Survey Cut Off Date - Your replies are needed.
I need the surveys for the following people please, even if it is just a case of confirming your address:
Iain ... Read more
9 SURVEYS STILL OUTSTANDING
I am still waiting for 9 surveys to be completed for the pledges to the Satanic Panic Great Gnolls KS. As soon as I have them, I can... Read more
BACKER SURVEYS - REMINDER!
Can I ask you to please complete the backer surveys as soon as possible, please?
This will dictate the speed of the shipping of pledges, thus, the sooner... Read more
OK, I have just sent out the backer surveys. The faster that these are returned, the faster those Gnolls will be on their way to you.
Unless you selected a... Read more
Well, we made it!
It's been a long and sometimes stressful 28 days, but at last we are at the end of the first Satanic Panic Miniatures Kickstarter.
We fell ... Read more
Almost at the end, so here's a little reminder...
Just a little reminder of the thresholds as we near the last 12 hours of the campaign...
£5000+ The Lesser Gnolls increased to 16 sculpts.
£4000+I’ll confirm and schedule... Read more
Almost at the end!
Thanks to all those who've backed this campaign at any level.I really appreciate your support and it's convinced me that I have not invested my monies in vain. More importantly... Read more
I Know It's Unlikely, But...
If the final total (and I appreciate that this is unlikely) exceeds £6000.00, then I will commission 9 re-workings of the greens to produce new models, and will commission 8... Read more
Thanks & A Tweak Of Much Goodness!
Good morning all!
Thanks to all the new backers as we head for the finish line.
I have revised the schedule so that all backers at £108 or higher will... Read more
The Great Wizard And Scrying The Future
And here's the concept art for the Great Wizard, being sculpted by Martin Buck.
At this stage, he's not unlocked, but I thought you'd like to see what he's going... Read more
Your Input Sought
The greens are going back to the sculptor today to be locked away and repurposed at some stage.
And this is where your input comes in...
Whilst I have... Read more
Lesser Goblin Cavalry?
I'm just doing some planning for the rounding out of the Gnolls, and as you may have seen, I'm considering an extension to the planned Lesser Gnolls either as a... Read more
Firstly, thank you to the new backers.
Secondly, I will be looking for a show distributor for the UK as well as distributors for North America, the E.U and Australia.... Read more
More Pledge Levels Added
I've just added pledge levels so that you can choose to pledge for between 1&10 packs for those of you who wanted to add to previous pledge levels but could... Read more
Well, It's Not Quite A Magic Carpet Ride...
Goblinbasher just sent a couple of pics of his Great Gnoll Mage doing a bit of sky surfing on an old door he found out back of the local tribe's... Read more
Of Sketches & Schedules
I've been busy painting the beginning of my own army of vintage Essex Miniatures Amazons today, but I’ve spoken to Martin Buck this morning and he’s going to let me... Read more
The Goblins Seem To Need The Great Gnolls of G'Normandy
With less than 9 days of the campaign left, Paul Clarke has just begun a new 'scenario' over on his Oakenheart Facebook page.
Here are some of his pics,... Read more
3 Pack Pledge Added Again For Late Backers
I've just added a limited number of 'Any 3 3 Packs Of Great Gnolls' pledge levels for late Backers.
This is limited to 15 lots and then it's... Read more
Thoughts From The Great Wizard's Tower
I'm currently taking a break for Easter so my updates will be on hold. But, before I do, I wanted to discuss the ranges being sculpted and explain a few... Read more
Onwards & Upwards We Go...
Well, it's looking really good with 14 days left of the campaign thanks to a number of new pledges in the last 24 hours - Thank you!
Please spread the... Read more
Thanks To My New Backers.
I'd like to thank all the new backers.
Another pledge has been cancelled, but we are well on target with two weeks left.
The more funds raised by the Kickstarter,... Read more
If we hit £5000...
If the we hit £5000.00 at the end of the campaign then I'll increase the number of sculpts for the Lesser Gnolls to 16 variants from 11.
This campaign is... Read more
New Pledge Level
A new pledge level has been added, allowing you to choose any 5 packs of Great Gnolls. It will only run until April 23rd, 2019.
More Adventures Of Odo From Paul Clarke
The indomitable Paul Clarke's been at it again.
His Great Gnoll mage, Odo and his chums have been down in the cellars under the keep again, in search of gold... Read more
The Backers & Friends Of Satanic Panic Badge
A very good evening to you all.
I was going to leave this announcement until Monday, but as we have had some more backers join the caravan, I thought I'd... Read more
Almost At The Half Way Point...
Well, we are at that quiet mid point that so many people have told me about, and I am (like some of you probably)impatiently waiting for the finish line so... Read more
What Will We Be Using The Models For?
Well, as you may imagine, I am a fan of old school miniatures and have been since 1981 when I first seriously started gaming.
By 1984 I'd amassed around 600... Read more
More Fun With Blu-Tak And Minis...
Firstly, thank you to the new backers and followers.
Here are more pics of some of the things you can do with the minis.
Is It A Crossbowman, Or Is It An Axeman?
Just in from 'Goblinbasher' is an axe wielding Great Gnoll, in a fetching purple hue, made using the 'oh so very useful' Crossbowman model.
Great Gnoll Tribe - New Pledge Level.
I've just added a new pledge level, the 'Great Gnoll Tribe' which lets you select 12 packs of your choice. This level is limited to 10 pledges.
However the Great... Read more
Lesser Gnolls - More News On Their Approach.
Good morning all.
Yesterday, I commissioned the third instalment of the Gnoll saga - The Lesser Gnolls.
This range will comprise 11 bodies and 11 heads. The models will come... Read more
Of Grouen, A Gnollish Stronghold In The Land Of Oakenheart As Reported By Rufus Duckstrangler, With Cartography By Paulus The Goat
To the east of the great Oakenheart forest is the realm of G'Normandy the land of the Gnolls, here's one of the towns Grouen and a bit of Gnoll history... Read more
Multiples Of Pledges
What I suggest if you are wanting multiples of a given pledge, is to message me and tell me what you want. I can then get back to you with... Read more
'Early Bird Great Gnoll Brigade' Pledge Ends Today
Remember that the Early Bird Great Gnoll Brigade, £110 pledge ends today at midday.
Week One... And We Are Doing Well - Thank You!
It's a week since the project launched and things are going steadily onwards.
Thanks to all of you who are backing the project, and to those new backers who have... Read more
Gnolls, Goblins Or Gnoles?
So, Gnolls or Goblins?
The definitive answer is 'Both.'
The old school Gnolls, became Great Goblins once the first edition of a well known fantasy battles game was released, and... Read more
STRETCH GOAL AT £3500.00 FOR 'GREAT GNOLL BRIGADE' AND HIGHER PLEDGE LEVELS
If the campaign ends at over £3500.00 then all pledges of the Great Gnoll Brigade level and higher will receive The Great Wizard on his throne FREE.
There are no... Read more
Satanic Panic Website
The Satanic Panic website is up and running. The shop is not functional and will not be until a few weeks after the Kickstarter pledges have all shipped.
The shopping... Read more
Further Notes On Great Gnoll Society By Rufus Duckstrangler
It's said that there are other enclaves of Gnolls who have left the domains of the Great Wizard and have set up 'Baronies' of their own.
It's not known whether... Read more
Almost At 2K Despite A Cancelled Pledge
Well, today sees us almost reaching the £2000 level.
It's also seen the first cancelled pledge which is a shame, but the show goes on.
I've commissioned the 4th range... Read more
Variations On A Theme
I thought you'd like to see a few more possibilities using three of the bodies. I apologise for the Blu-Tak holding the parts in place, but as you can see... Read more
Japan Now Added To Campaign
I've just added Japan as a shipping destination. This is mainly due to the Oldhammer community in Japan showing interest.
Great Gnoll Cavalry - COMING SOON!
Here are the some of the concept sketches for the Great Gnoll Cavalry, which are being sculpted right now by the talented Martin Buck.
These will be launched later this... Read more
The Wall Of Backers
All Backers will have their names added to a page on the Satanic Panic Miniatures website, to publicly show appreciation for backing the project.
It's a small gesture I know,... Read more
The Answer To The 18mm Question...
I received a very nice mail from a gentleman who's watching the campaign, who was confused that in my waffle about a 28mm range there was a mention of 18mm.... Read more
Excerpt Of Letter From Rufus Duckstrangler To The Grand Council Of Nodnol
My Lords, the Great Gnolls were clearly bred from the brightest and largest Goblin bloodlines by the Great Wizard (nobody knows his true name because as everyone knows, true names... Read more
A Bit Of Eye Candy For Friday Morning
Last night Goblinbasher sent me a couple more pictures of painted masters, which I'd like to share with you this morning.
And then Paul Clarke posted some more pics at... Read more
Who Is The Great Wizard?
Some say he came from the East, others the West. Still more claim he came from Hell itself, but that would be going too far... Wouldn't it?
What's certain is... Read more
Thank You For The Overnight Pledges
Just a quick note of thanks for the pledges made overnight and this A.M.
Some painted models by 'Goblinbasher'
Late last night, I was sent some pictures of a couple of nicely painted master castings, by 'Goblinbasher'.
I love the guardsman asleep at his post. It's a really simple... Read more
'Notes On Great Gnoll Military Doctrine' By Rufus Duckstrangler, Scholar and Historian to the court of Marcher Lord, Garstang Proudhelm.
'Notes On Great Gnoll Military Doctrine'
By Rufus Duckstrangler, Scholar and Historian to the court of Marcher Lord, Garstang Proudhelm..
I have, on my travels across the known... Read more
Great Gnoll Brigades - Limited Time
Over half of the Great Gnoll Brigade pledges have been taken. There are 20 of them and they will expire after 7 days, so i, if you are thinking of... Read more
I'd like to dedicate this project to the late Peter Armstrong, the original Games Workshop painter, long before there was . His painting of the Fantasy Tribes ranges was a... Read more
FUNDED IN LESS THAN 23 HOURS!
Thank you all from the very bottom of my heart. No matter how much you pledged, you've helped me fund this project in less than 23 hours.
I think that's... Read more
New Pledges & Some Painted Masters.
Today at midday, I will be launching two more (limited availability) pledge levels.The
The Warlord- This an army level pledge which will give you 42 packs of models.
I Am... Read more
Almost There, Already!
Thank you all for every single penny you've pledged.
If we can break the funding goal by midday today, every backer who pledges at a level which delivers a physical... Read more
Multi-Choice Was The Right Choice...
I'm really glad that I decided to go with separate heads for the Gnolls rather than cast variants.
I knew of course that it made them more flexible that way... Read more
70% Funded - Here are a few pics of the actual figures as a 'thank you' to all you amazing backers!
I'll end the day with a few pictures of what you can get out the 'crossbowman'. I messed around for 5 minutes (excuse the Blu Tak) but in that time... Read more
33% Funded - WOW!
Thanks for the vote of confidence by getting the project 33% funded at such an early stage.
Assuming that the campaign is a success, we'll be running another this summer... Read more
Master Moulds Created!
Here are the first models from the master moulds. I'm ahead of the game already, and I have to say, the masters are lovely!
And here we go...
Well, it's taken me several months to get to this stage but now we're at the start of what genuinely promises to be a great future for old school style... Read more