Casting minis at ReaperCon 2011

Two videos taken at ReaperCon 2011, the miniatures and gaming convention run by Reaper Miniatures. Production manager Bryan Stiltz demonstrates how they prep the vulcanized rubber molds at Reaper Miniatures, casts a mold of pewter minis, talks about cooling time for the liquid metal, and demolding. Total time from closing the mold to a cast…

photos of some prepainted Confrontation minis

Earlier I talked about how Paizo got some of the nice prepainted plastic minis from the Confrontation game (by Rackham). I took some close-up pics of the sets that I got. They’re nice sculps, the paint jobs are good for pre-painted minis, the price is great ($3 per Templar, under $2 per Clone, and under…