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Frills & Fauna: Overlords

A project in Tamworth, UK by Whitehorn - Krakon Games

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Frills & Fauna is back and this time we're offering a more sinister selection of miniatures for your pleasure.
Backers: 45
Average Pledge Per Backer: £58

Funded: £2,605 of £300
Dates: Aug 18th -> Aug 31st (14 days)
Project By: Whitehorn - Krakon Games
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Latest News

Larvae + Homunculi works in progress

August 31st - via:
I've made a start on the larvae. Shown here is the core body without any attachments. The soft points are the same size across all models, so you can attach any old tentacle to this thing, but it is getting its own attachments too. On the right is a... (Read More)

Final day of funding

August 30th - via:
There's just 20 hours left. This project has gone well beyond my expectations, for which I am very grateful for. I'm going to have a busy couple of weeks finishing up these last few extras! There's one last surprise in store. I secured a deal with... (Read More)

All unlocked!

August 30th - via:
Well we had a surprise nth hour injecton of pledges and so the current list of stretch goals are all unlocked. I don't have pictures of these 3 yet. I will post the WIPs tomorrow. The second prawn, adolescent will also be done for tomorrow. Anything... (Read More)

Final 48 hours!

August 29th - via:
We tore through £1900 last night, opening up some new stretch goals and filling out more freebies for the penultimate pledge level. A second eggpool model has been unlocked. This comes in at the same cost as the first (£2). This is added to the... (Read More)

Tentacles and Homunculus

August 28th - via:
I've been working on the paired half of each tentacle set. Here's the current spread. It is missing mouthed, wings and the second claw option. As mentioned previously, these are all available at £0.50p per set, or £0.50p per claw or wing. NOTE: You... (Read More)

Scumbags are here!

August 26th - via:
 As we work through the final week of funding, all the options are opening up.  Cast in metal, the scumbag range was funded in a previous project and now publically available. If you fancy getting hold of any of these at Kickstarter price, they can... (Read More)

New pledge, updated graphics

August 25th - via:
Here's the big one. This is one of every new model and stretch goal up to and including the current £1500 stretch goal.   If we break more stretch goals, it will also include every goal up to and including £2000 at no extra cost. This includes a... (Read More)

The Kraken

August 25th - via:
The Kraken is nearly done. It's a big monster and I want to be sure he's full of detail and has a good profile, so he may get more layers of armour. Here's the parts laid next to a drone. The body and tail are two parts and he has 10 soft points for... (Read More)

New stretch goals

August 25th - via:
I've updated the stretch goals to go up to 2,200. The next few include variant/alternate sculpts of some existing models that I've already been working on and then a couple of new faces.  The Testudine Ancient was originally intended for the... (Read More)

The sump

August 24th - via:
Here's the list of stretch goals as we stand (just past £1600) What happens next? I am more than happy to add more options to this project, but at this stage there's nothing else lined up. A fair few of the models in the list were and still are... (Read More)

From the depths

August 23rd - via:
The Krakon isn't quite ready to reveal yet, but he's coming.  He's fairly big  - around the same size as the Matriarch. However, he looks a bit silly with normal tentacles, so he's getting his own larger set. (WIP)  Speaking of tentacles, here's... (Read More)


August 22nd - via:
All the (current) extra tentacles have been unlocked. Above, in order, are the serrated, spider, sucker and standard tentacles. As shown previously, the resin these will be cast in can be easily bent once warmed up with water, allowing posing.... (Read More)

More stretch goal previews

August 21st - via:
Here's the Snapper Mother. Standing quite a lot larger than the orginal snapper, the mother is depositing her eggs to create her next voracious spawn. You can add the Snapper Mother to your pledge for £3.  The Devil Pitcher is indeed a monstrous... (Read More)

Wyrms and Crabs!

August 21st - via:
Hey overlords,  You've blown away my expectations with this project. We've already surpassed the total for Vent Dragon Mother, which I was using as a model for popularity and stretch goals on this little kickstarter. Well, I can only thank you for... (Read More)


August 20th - via:
Overlords that spawn in alien environments often take on traits of the biological matter they absorb. This is a genetic quirk that Infiltrators take full advantage of when the Overlords encounter a foe that cannot easily be overwhelmed or controlled.... (Read More)


August 19th - via:
We've broken through a few stretch goals! So far, new models that have been unlocked are: Overlord Prawn Sump Beetle (female) Overlord Smiler New tentacle options: Serrated Sucker Crab Claw I'll be updating all the graphics tomorrow to include these... (Read More)

Thank you!

August 19th - via:
Overlords funded on day 1 - thank you for your support! ...and now begins the fun journey of unlocking stretch goals. However, fate would have it that my prototype tentacle casts arrived today, allowing me to show off just how cunning they really... (Read More)

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