Horta

Horta

After rewatching the original Star Trek series once again, I noticed that really few non-humanoid creatures appeared in the show. The Horta was one of the few we got to see and even though the creature design is rather simple…

Swamp Shambler

Swamp Shambler

Mierce Miniatures minis are a bit hit and miss for my. While all their sculpts are great a lot of their designs don’t really resonate with me. But once in a while their designs are fantastic and some of their…

Mimic

Mimic

I needed a classic chest mimic for a don’t choose the wrong chest scenario in our RPG group and went for the Mocking Beast by Reaper Miniatures. The mini is a bit on the small side, like a lot of…

Purple Worm

Purple Worm

The limited D&D miniatures line from Gale Force Nine is very much hit and miss. Some of their models like the Beholder or Behir are excellent, but a lot of the minis are not much to write home about. The…

Bulette

Bulette

Comet Lord Miniatures started a Patreon for 3d printable models in Feburary and one of their first minis was a Bulette. While most Bulette minis available are very static, this one has a great dynamic pose, which really brings it…

Treant

Treant

Creature Caster is a manufacturer of large scale resin monsters from Canada, specializing on demons, but also doing some dragons and elemental beeings. I backed their Kickstarter back in 2014 because I loved their original Treewalker. The quality of the…

Naga, Bone

Bone Naga

It’s really great to see how many fantastic new minis turn up on the net as printable 3D models almost daily. One good source for these minis is Patreon. More and more talented artists share their work on the site…

Beholder

Beholder

There are a lot of memorable iconic D&D monster, but for me the one embodying D&D more than any other is the Beholder. One of the best Beholder minis around is, without a question, the limited collector’s edition Beholder from…

Basilisk

Basilisk

Just finished another addition to my RPG monster set, a beautiful Basilisk found on Thingiverse. Due to all of the spikes the print was a little tricky, but it turned out great.

Elemental, Fire

Elementals

Elementals, beings formed directly from the forces of the elements are time-honored monsters and can be found in many Monster Manuals. I’ve painted three of them for my RPG campaign in the last two years, the classic Fire Elemental and…

Umber Hulk

Umber Hulk

With the rising number of exceptional models for 3D printing available on the web I decided to invest into a 3D printer about two month ago. I went for an Anycubic Photon DLP resin printer and I am very happy…