Winter War Wargaming Miniatures

A project in Port Isaac, United Kingdom by Gavin Tyler

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Range of 28mm miniatures for The Winter War between Finland and Soviet Russia of 1939-1940
Backers: 428
Average Pledge Per Backer: £133

Funded: £57,021 of £3,000
Dates: Sep 8th -> Oct 8th (30 days)
Project By: Gavin Tyler
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Latest News

Winter War Update #26 - NEW Stetch Goals

October 6th - via:
Hi - and welcome to the last 9 hours!!! I've been harassed, attacked and bullied into adding more stretch goals (ok maybe not, but it sounds better!). I added the Tractor yesterday but have now added two more: Stretch Goal 30: £53,000Red Army Hero... (Read More)

Winter War Update #25 - More Stretch Goal Unlocked!

October 6th - via:
Hi everyone! Well, the stretch goals still seem to be dropping as fast as red infantry in front of the Mannerheim line! The new goals that were unlocked last night and are now available as add-ons: "The Terror of Morocco". Finnish hero Aarne Edward... (Read More)

Winter War Update #24 - Simo Häyhä

October 6th - via:
Hi everyone, As I write this update we have only 53 hours to go - and what a great last few days!  White DeathBelow you will find pictures of the Simo Häyhä miniature that everyone that pledges at £10 or over will receive. We discussed that he... (Read More)

Winter War Update #23 - Finnish Squads

October 3rd - via:
Hi everyone! Another quick update: only 4 days and 18 hours to go (at time of writing this update...) and we are still progressing steadily towards £40K plus! Today we unlocked the Twin turret T-26b and the truck! Who knows what could still happen... (Read More)

Winter War Update #22 - New Masters

October 2nd - via:
Hi everyone! Not long now until the end - its been a blast so far! Sculpting UpdateOnly a few more miniatures in the sculpting queue to complete the platoons! The next stage will be to make all the production moulds and to start casting the thousands... (Read More)

Winter War Update #21 - Stretch Goal Mk 3

September 29th - via:
Hi everyone! Sorry for the pause in updates - I've been busy trying to catch up a little... Here are the new stretch goals we have been discussing and are now ready for unlocking! Stretch Goal 25: £42,000"The Terror of Morocco". Finnish hero Aarne... (Read More)

Winter War Update #20 - Mannerheim Line 2

September 27th - via:
Hi everyone! The Mannerhiem line pledge went so quickly I have been asked to produce more... However, I have had to add £20 to the tier for costs and given a January delivery (a December delivery isn't very helpful as the last confirmed post from... (Read More)

Winter War Update #19 - Tim Besko

September 27th - via:
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Winter War Update #18 - Extra stretch goals?

September 25th - via:
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Winter War Update #17 - Half way there!

September 22nd - via:
Hello everyone and welcome to the half way point of this Kickstarter! TerrainTo celebrate our mid point, we have linked up with 4Ground, the fantastic producers of finely made laser cut terrain perfect for every 28mm wargaming table! We have set up... (Read More)

Winter War Update #15 - Painted Finnish

September 22nd - via:
Hi everyone! Just a short update for now - more news later today... Here are some pictures of my painted Finns in snow camo including a sneak preview of a small diorama I'm working on (foxholes and tree stumps are from Baker Company )  Thanks,Gav  (Read More)

Winter War Update #15 - More masters cast!

September 21st - via:
Hi everyone! Just a quick update today... One 'behind-the-scenes' element to the project currently in progress, is the construction of a brand new Baker Company website, which you may have guessed it, will include a forum! It will also have loads of... (Read More)

Winter War Update #14 - Size comparison

September 19th - via:
Hi everyone! Things have slowed down a little on the pledge side as things are speeding up this end! Even so, today we broke through the £20K stretch goal - a mere 675% of the goal! - and unlocked the Finnish Model Cajander. These miniatures will be... (Read More)

Winter War Update #13 - FAQs & Delivery

September 18th - via:
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Winter War Update #12 - Another Stretch Goal unlocked!

September 17th - via:
Morning! Another night (GMT) and another stretch goal unlocked! That's the 12 engineers for both armies. The 4 different packs will be: Mine Clearers, Flame Thrower, Demolitions and Wire Clearers. These will include 3 miniatures each and some terrain... (Read More)

Winter War Update #11 - More Greens!

September 16th - via:
Hi everyone! Its been busy again here at the Baker Company Bunker! Please see a sample of some of the WIP greens I've been working on below. Also, to try to make things a little similar to work out what you get with your pledges, I've designed the... (Read More)

Winter War Update #9 - First Mould made!

September 14th - via:
Hi everyone! Its been a busy day here in the Baker Company bunker! Below are some photos of the first mould as it comes out of the drum and the first casting of the Winter War miniatures! The next update will be some new greens including Finns with a... (Read More)

Winter War Update #9 - COC Finnsh army list

September 13th - via:
Hi everyone, Sorry, me again but a quick update this time... Two Fat Lardies have just released the Finnish army list for COC. You can download them for FREE here You can also download the Early Red Army lists here Hei vaan! Gav  (Read More)

Winter War Update #8 - shameless plug!

September 13th - via:
Hi everyone! Another good day! Another 2 stretch goals unlocked, you've now got 'add-ons' to choose extra forces from and you have another 12 stretch goals to unlock! I'm hoping this will see us through as I'm running out of ideas :) Now for the... (Read More)

Winter War Update #6 - New Stretch Goals

September 13th - via:
Hi everyone, I've gone through all the suggestions and have decided on the new Stretch Goals. I bit more spaced out this time too... If unlocked, these will be delivered in a second/ third batch, estimated time of January/Febuary 2014. Stretch Goal... (Read More)

Winter War Update #6 - Add-ons

September 12th - via:
Good morning! Again, two more stretch goals gone over night! That's both types of fast deployment for the Finns sorted out, Light Cavalry and bicycles! I will be adding some more later today - thank you so much for everyone who has given suggestions... (Read More)

Winter War Update #5 - I dare to sleep...

September 12th - via:
Hi everyone! Well, I go to bed early and see what happens! We unlock two more stretch goals! That's now all the current infantry stretches and now onto light horse and bikes... I have been thinking about further stretch goals and wanted to see what... (Read More)

Winter War Update #4 - More Stretch Goals Unlocked

September 11th - via:
Hi everyone! Well another stretch goal has been unlocked this morning with the medics and casualties joining the throng! Closely following behind will be the Maxim and mortar teams... Hot from the sculpting desk this morning I've got some WIP (work... (Read More)

Winter War Update #3 - Stretch Goals Unlocked

September 10th - via:
Hi everyone! Well what a day today has been! Not only did we get the funding level to make this Kickstarter a live project, but we have unlocked the first two stretch goals: Finnish Ski troops and Snipers - I'm not sure I can keep up! I will have... (Read More)

Winter War Update #2 - FUNDED!

September 10th - via:
Well we've done it! The funding has been achieved in just under two days! Thank you all so much for your pledges and your support so far! The project is now actually happening and you will all get lots of new 28mm miniatures to paint! Whether we get... (Read More)

Wintwer War Update #1

September 9th - via:
Hi everyone! Well, the first day of this Kickstarter is over and we are already a third into the funding! Thank you all so much! But there's still a way to go until we get to the tank!!! ;) Please let all your friends and wargaming colleagues know of... (Read More)

Kickstarter Watch - Winter War 28mms from Baker Company

September 9th - via:
Baker Company (aka Gavin Tyler) are running a Kickstarter for some rather nice looking 28mm Winter War miniatures, both Finnish and early war Russian. They look really nice, too. (Read More)

Winter War Range on Kickstarter

September 9th - via:
Baker Company have started a new Kickstarter for a new range of 28mm miniatures for the Winter War between Finland and Soviet Russia of 1939-1940. (Read More)

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