Switch Theme:

Timeframe for minis from sets to be sold singly  [RSS] Share on facebook Share on Twitter Submit to Reddit
»
Author Message
Advert


Forum adverts like this one are shown to any user who is not logged in. Join us by filling out a tiny 3 field form and you will get your own, free, dakka user account which gives a good range of benefits to you:
  • No adverts like this in the forums anymore.
  • Times and dates in your local timezone.
  • Full tracking of what you have read so you can skip to your first unread post, easily see what has changed since you last logged in, and easily see what is new at a glance.
  • Email notifications for threads you want to watch closely.
  • Being a part of the oldest wargaming community on the net.
If you are already a member then feel free to login now.




Made in us
Dakka Veteran




Central California

I almost never order from GW directly, nor pay much attention to their release dates etc. However, the new Primaris Psycher from the Blackstone Fortress (Ariadne something or other) does interest me. What's the typical timeframe for that mini to be released on it's own or show up on ebay?

Edward Myst
Long time gamer and creater of the free web comic
http://pawnsoffatecomic.weebly.com/

Check my older stuff out at:
http://edwardmystcreations.weebly.com/

Gaming Group outside Bakersfield. Interested, send a PM. 
   
Made in gb
Wise Ethereal with Bodyguard







Individual characters from the set are already on e-bay. Or do you mean how long after the set is actually released could you still.get them?

Please excuse any spelling errors. I use a tablet frequently and software keyboards are a pain!

Terranwing - w3;d1;l1
51st Dunedinw2;d0;l0
Cadre Coronal Afterglow w1;d0;l0 
   
Made in gb
Fixture of Dakka




UK

Ebay individual kits will appear whenever the stores stocking ebay can get a hold of the prices to buy them in. Once they've got that the "store" ones will already be putting up pre-order pages for the broken down models on their own. Meanwhile less formal stores will likely start on the day or soon after launch and keep going until the supply from GW runs out (provided that hte stock sells of course).

So broken up kits are likely already going to be appearing on pre-orders.

As for if/when GW puts htem on sale it varies a lot. Also note that some sets, like Blackstone, might never go on sale on their own

A Blog in Miniature - now featuring reviews of many new Black Library books (latest Novellas) 
   
Made in gb
Fixture of Dakka






The explorer models will never be available separately from GW - they’re all on a single sprue. The cultist firebrand might be because he comes on a sprue by himself.
   
Made in us
Ollanius Pius - Savior of the Emperor






Right behind you.

Never say never.

Kill Team Cassius was considered the same thing, it's available solo.
   
Made in au
Owns Whole Set of Skullz Techpriests






Versteckt in den Schatten deines Geistes.

I'd say they're more the exception than the rule.

   
Made in gb
Fixture of Dakka






Kill Team Cassius works in the context of 40k; it’s an actual squad that regularly fights together. The explorers from Blackstone Fortress are a bunch of ransoms thrown together by circumstance who wouldn’t have anything to do with each other away from the Fortress.
   
 
Forum Index » Dakka Discussions
Go to: