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Ming army project (Battle of Byeokjegwan,1593)

Posted by lirui on 01 Jul 2018, 11:18

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Some new accessories
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Posted by sansovino on 03 Jul 2018, 15:46

It´s always a pleasure to follow your figure-project, although your painter-dress seems me really very surprising.
Did you get inspirations also from movies? Some soldiers like the one with the bamboo-spear are remaining me to some film scenes.
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Posted by lirui on 04 Jul 2018, 15:29

Did you get inspirations also from movies? Some soldiers like the one with the bamboo-spear are remaining me to some film scenes.

This kind of weapon is recorded in ancient books, such as Mao yuanyi(茅元仪)'s《武备志》and Qi jiguang(戚继光)'s《纪效新书》 . 8)
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Posted by Konrad on 04 Jul 2018, 16:38

This post has over four million views !!! :shock:
That says everything.
I hope we can buy this figs sometime.
Fantastic work.
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Posted by Durruti on 10 Jul 2018, 09:06

lirui wrote:我发现了一个好消息:
RB72117 Chinese Light Cavalry 16-17 cent 明军轻骑兵
RB72118 Chinese Medium Cavalry 16-17 cent 明军骑兵
RB72119 Chinese Heavy Cavalry 16-17 cent 明军重骑兵
RB72120 Korean Light Cavalry 16-17 cent 朝鲜轻骑兵
RB72121 Korean Heavy Cavalry 16-17 cent. Set 1 朝鲜重骑兵 套装1
RB72122 Korean Heavy Cavalry 16-17 cent. Set 2 朝鲜重骑兵 套装2
RB72123 Korean Guerrillas Cavalry 16-17 cent 朝鲜义军骑兵

等几个月就好,可以开心的玩了 :P


Great news indeed to see all these east Asian sets but the reviews are in on Plastic Soldier Review and some disappointment - riders not fitting horses and very tall men:

http://www.plasticsoldierreview.com/Index.aspx

On the plus side some nice sculpting (not matched by their earlier Chinese and Korean infantry - would be nice if they retooled those)

Also to be noted is PSR struggled to find good sources for historical accuracy particularly for the Koreans - perhaps lirui can help them? :-)
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Posted by lirui on 11 Jul 2018, 14:53

Hi Durruti
I've been very busy recently, and I'll write comments about these 7 sets later. First glance, Korea's Historical research was correct, especially on armored half sleeves and particular weapons(flail).
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Posted by lirui on 08 Sep 2018, 17:16

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Posted by Kekso on 08 Sep 2018, 19:23

I hope this WIP never finishes.
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Posted by Bluefalchion on 09 Sep 2018, 00:23

Same. Just keep on going. 10 years would not be too long.
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Posted by Beano Boy on 09 Sep 2018, 13:21

Well I could not find any of your figures on Plastic Soldier Review, even when using your link.
However putting this aside now I like the latest figures for display they look real cool in fact. :thumbup: BB
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Posted by winged hussar on 09 Sep 2018, 18:58

really great work!
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