Microbadge - 15mm wargamer

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Andreas Johansson
Sweden
Linköping
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Name 15mm wargamer
Group Board Game Related Xmm wargamer
Num Owners 112
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Description

A miniature figure (also known as a miniature, mini, figure, or fig) is a small-scale representation of a historical or mythological entity used in miniature wargames, role-playing games, and dioramas. Miniature figures are commonly made of metal, plastic, or paper. They are used to augment the visual aspects of a game and track position, facing, and line of sight of characters. Miniatures are typically painted and can be artfully sculpted, making them collectible in their own right. Pre-painted plastic figures, such as Clix miniatures produced by WizKids, have also become popular. The hobby of painting, collecting, and playing with miniatures originated with toy soldiers, though the latter were generally sold pre-painted.

15mm is the most popular scale used for historical wargames set in the modern era, such as Flames of War or Axis & Allies Miniatures. Also widely used in ancient-era wargaming, such as De Bellis Multitudinis, De Bellis Antiquitatis, and Fields of Glory. Seldom used for RPGs. Ranges roughly from 1:100 scale to 1:122 scale.

Check out BGG's Miniatures board game category for all games containing miniatures. For further information on miniatures refer to Wikipedia's Miniature figure (gaming) article, the Geeks' Miniatures wiki page, the Miscellaneous Miniatures Game Accessory game entry and the Miniature Wargaming guild.

For miniature painting, check out the Miniature Painters Guild guild and the Monthly Golden Turtleback Painted Miniatures Contests.

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