The Space Marine figure was missing from my box’s random assortment of poses.
Defence Cuts from 100 figures for £1 down to 50 for £1 – still good value!
This slow dropping of figure numbers per £1 has been going down steadily over two years, reported here:
Funtastic now become TXA Cyber Combat. What a great HQ address & PO Box number to have.
It’s like the Third Doctor Who’s UNIT friends have moved to Willenhall.
Formerly ‘Epic Battles’ – increasingly tiny EpicBattles … Batallas epicas!
Epics – getting smaller with austerity cuts all the time.
Historians of Plastic Tat packaging will value this visual record.
I have noticed that the plastic is slightly harder or tougher, more game token and less flexible than before.
Update: the Germans are now blue, not silver. The space pilot figure does exist!
Other sources and suppliers
At a recent seaside store I found the ‘older’ Combat Force 100 figures in handy two colour pack of traditional green and tan 32mm-ish figures for £2.
Just noticed the MISSION ‘red ink stamp / dripping blood’ crossover font …
All still good 32mm figures, ripe for paint or scalpel conversion, as shown on some of my previous posts, for example:
Posted by Mark, the (easily pleased despite being 50% less) Man of TIN on 15 / 16 November 2019