Those Miniatures Proudly...
but where do I put this?
it doesn't look like this announcement pertains to HeroClix
per se, at least not yet, it gives me hope. The one product
I look for (so far in vain) is a good affordable but convenient
way to display and still use figures.
looks like with a little help, WizKids has heard my silent
invested in Collectable Miniatures Games (CMGs) like Mage
Knight(tm), MechWarrior(r) and others will soon have a new
way to protect, preserve and display their Dwarves, 'Mechs(r)
maker of book and display cases today announced plans under
a license with WizKids, LLC, to manufacture and distribute
The Ultimate Collector's Case(tm), a line of high-quality
displays designed specifically to protect game miniatures.
The first set will feature one of six Mage Knight themes.
very excited to be able to create a special case for Mage
Knight collectors," says Lew Kiner, CEO of T.A.L.K.,
Inc. the company making the cases. "These displays offer
a beautiful way to show your pieces and a great way to keep
the dust off them."
Ultimate Collector's Case is an affordable way to display
your figures and still keep them accessible for gaming."
said Jordan Weisman, CEO of WizKids, LLC, creator of the Mage
Knight and MechWarrior games.
cases are designed to offer beautiful views of an owner's
collection. Inside, the shelves are available in various lengths
to accommodate figures of various sizes. Backdrops in the
cases feature high-quality graphics and logos from WizKids'
games. They also feature an easy-access design that makes
figures quick to get to when it's time to play.
case can hold between 45 and 60 of the prized figures that
many fans spend countless hours playing with, and hundreds,
even thousands, of dollars collecting.
Goddard is co-founder of MKRealms.com. It is the largest Mage
Knight fan site on the world wide web, and the online home
of hordes of serious CMG enthusiasts. His collectable miniatures
collection is quite extensive, and includes at least one of
every Mage Knight and MechWarrior figure ever released.
tried to display my Mage Knight and MechWarrior pieces in
several different ways," says Goddard. "The Ultimate
Collector's Case is awesome. It's sturdy, it holds lots of
figures, and it looks great hanging in my study."
Collectors can choose designs with Mage Knight, Mage Knight
Dungeons: Pyramids, and MechWarrior, themes. There is even
a version designed to hold the large figures of the world's
first action-figure game, Shadowrun(r) Duels. Ultimate Miniatures
Cases suitable for other WizKids CMGs will also be available
soon, and cases for other miniatures games are also being
Miniatures Case is made in the USA by T.A.L.K. Inc., Seattle-based
makers of The Space Case for Books and other custom displays.
More information can be found here.