As part of the Recent Dragon Frog Kickstarter, Dark-Platypus Studios has created a FREE bestiary of the monstrous models that were created for the project. Included are 5th Edition stats for Vengathiri, The Dragon Frog herself, and a variety of her minions. The models themselves will be coming to the website in the near future, but you can grab all the cool stats right now!
It didn’t really stick but was fun for a while, and I had a good time making some custom monsters to up the cool factor on the gaming table.
This guy, the Ellicoth, is perhaps the most awesome of those things. I can’t really ever sell him, because he’s their IP…but I can give him away!
The stl files to print this model are available on Thingiverse at the link below. He was printed on an FDM printer, at 100 or 200 micron resolution (I can’t remember, it was like a couple years ago), primed with auto filler primer to smooth him out, and then painted up with airbrush and regular brushwork. I think I went from idea to finished piece in like 3 days, and yes, he did make an impressive sight on the gaming table! Anyways, enjoy the free model, and if you print one up, please share some pics with me!!
Is the quarantine getting you down? Wish you could just sock it to the pandemic? Dark-Platypus Studio has a new adventure that lets you fight back vs a mutation-causing plague of the Ancients with The Rats of G.I.M.
The Rats of G.I.M is a 1st-2nd level adventure for the Mutant Crawl Classic RPG published by Goodman Games.
Your band of Seekers come upon a village that has been beset by a strange plague. The affected villagers are suffering from bizarre out-of-control mutations and eventual madness, and they need you to help. You must track a new breed of bizarre mutant rat back to their source, a long-hidden laboratory of the Ancients. In this underground ruin your Seekers will face many horrifying challenges as they race against time to find a cure for a plague that could threaten all of Terra A.D.
The Rats of G.I.M. Kickstarter features a 40-page full color 8-1/2”x 11” softcover adventure module and includes access to a PDF of printable battle maps. The Mutant Mayhem Minis line of pewter gaming figures has also been expanded with models specific to this adventure to really kick it up a notch.
Check out dark-platypus.com for more updates, follow us on facebook @darkplatypus for all the latest word, and be sure to head over to https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/darkplatypus/the-rats-of-gim to follow the kickstarter itself and be notified by email automatically when it goes live on Tuesday, August 4. Once that magical date has passed, follow the same link to check out all the details and get your pledge in!
All of the figures from the successful Mutant Mayhem Minis kickstarter have now been added to the webstore, and are available for immediate purchase. Also, Tentaclopses, which somehow didn’t get relisted a while back, have also been thrown up there.
A few other changes have happened behind the scenes, like: –Hey! The checkout and shipping systems have been repaired, so you can actually buy this stuff!
I’m excited that we have a new Web Guy on board to help us out, and expect to see even more good things happening on the site after The Origins Game Fair. Erica and I are running games there, and pretty much all our time up until then is going to be devoted to getting ready.
This great miniatures set features a collection of 15 player characters and a bunch of cool monsters, all compatible with Mutant Crawl Classics! This rpg by Goodman games has an awesome old-school ‘Gamma World’ feel, and these minis really capture that.
We’re in our closing days, and have already unlocked several very cool Stretch Goals. Come help us unlock some more!
Dark-Platypus Studio is pleased to announce that our next great Kickstarter Project: Mutant Mayhem Minis: RPG Post-Apocalyptic Figures for MCC, will launch this Thursday 9/13 at 7:00 pm eastern standard time!
The set contains 15 really cool character figures compatible with the Mutant Crawl Classics role-playing game published by Goodman Games, and a collection of awesome bad guys too!
Please stay tuned for more information, or like us on Facebook for all the latest news!