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Raistlin Majere – Painted

s I showed in a previous post, I have a few members of the Heroes of the lance and I finally started painting Raistlin. I always loved him in the red robes. As you can see by the picture he is wearing a cloak, Now I know some might say that it is supposed to be a hooded cloak but after looking at the back of the mini, it looks like it would work under his robes hood.

I really like how the paint came out on the cloak, rustic, aged almost like leather.

So there you have it, leave me comments.

SKU: DSM7439
Sculptor: Jeff Grace
Materials: Pewter
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Episode 57 – Dragonlance Adventures

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Episode 57 – RPG Corner

This week we review the Dragonlance Adventures HC from TSR circa 1987.

RATING: 5 out of 5

Episode 53 – Dragons of Spring Dawning

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Episode 53 – We love the Chronicles!

 

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Greenloontern’s Dragonlance novel recommendations:

Tales

1. The Magic of Krynn

2. Kender, Gully Dwarves and Gnomes

3. Love and War

Heroes

1. The Legend of Huma

2. Stormblade

3. Weasels Luck

Elven Nations

1. First Born

2. The Kinslayer Wars

3. The Qualinesti

Defenders of Magic

1. Night of the Eye

2. The Medusa Plague

3. The Seventh Sentinel

The Dhamon Saga

1. Downfall

2.  Betrayal

3. Redemption

Elven Exiles

1. Sanctuary

2. Alliances

3. Destiny

 

 

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The Ramblers Dragonlance novel recommendations:

Legends

1. Time of the Twins

2. War of the Twins

3. Test of the Twins

Defenders of Magic

1. Night of the Eye

2. The Medusa Plague

3. The Seventh Sentinel

 

Heroes

1. Legend of Huma

Lost Legends

1. Vinas Solamnus

The Raistlin Chronicles

1. Soul Forge

2. Brothers in Arms

Dragons of a New Age

1. Dawning of a New Age

2. The Day of the Tempest

3. The Eve of the Maelstrom

 

Episode 36 – Dragonlance & the world of Krynn

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Episode 36 – Dragonlance

This week the Rambler and I discuss the world of Krynn, our favorite novels, characters and Authors. If you have never read a Dragonlance novel, here are a few links to information on the world and Authors.

List of Novels by author and website:

Tracy Hickman – Website

Margaret Weis  – Website

Douglas Niles  – Website

Richard A. Knaack  – Website

Jean Rabe    – Website

AD&D material and Fan sites

Dragonlance Nexus

Dragonlance RPG books

PDF downloads – DrivethruRPG

 

Larry Elmore’s web site!

The Dragonlance Nexus is the greatest community for Dragonlance fans! You need to check it out! Not only that but they also have their own PODCAST – The Dragonlance Canticle! Please check it out!

Darksword Miniatures – Dragonlance update 1

So yesterday I was at my local comics shop(the Source comics & games) and I decided to look through the Darksword miniatures for anything new that might catch my eye. Well apparently I havent looked at them in a while because I was shocked to see the mini’s that lay be fore me in the display case.

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I had rediscovered the Heroes of the Lance! Now I have to tell you that I own the original Ral Partha Dragonlance Heroes box set and lets face it they arent great sculpts to say the least.

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But they where great for when they came out and I used them in many a game. So lets get into my picks for a DarkSword version of the Heroes:

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First up we have Tanis half-Elven (DSM-7434)

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Sturm Brightblade (DSM-7440)

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Laurana (Knight of Solamnia) (DSM-4114)

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Fizban/Paladine (DSM-4111)                                  Raistlin Majere (DSM-7439)

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Caramon Majere (DSM-7524)    Flint Fireforge (DSM-1184)

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Goldmoon (DSM- 4110)              Tika Waylan (DSM-1103)

I would  add a staff to Goldmoon so she looks closer to the original Partha mini.

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Kitiara Early years version                  Dragon Highlord Kitiara

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Note: The names listed are character names, not the names of the miniatures. The DSM # is the product sku, this way you can find them on the Darksword site or at your local Hobby/Comic shop

There you have it, my picks for the updated Heroes of the lance miniatures. I know what your thinking ” You didnt pick Riverwind or Tasslehoff Burfoot!” and your right, I havent found a mini for Tas yet but I did see one that would work well for Riverwind but I cant find the mini on their site. when I do i’ll add it to the list. Let me know what you think!

Left to Right: Fizban, Sturm, Flint, Raistlin

Raistlin, Flint, Tanis in primer