Frequently Asked Questions
1. What are Perry Miniatures?
Perry Miniatures is a company that specializes in the production of high-quality, historically accurate miniature figures for wargaming and collecting. They produce a wide range of figures from various historical periods, including ancient, medieval, and Napoleonic eras.
2. What scale are the miniatures?
Perry Miniatures figures are typically produced in 28mm scale, which is a popular scale for wargaming miniatures. This means that a 28mm figure is roughly 28mm (1.1 inches) tall.
3. How are the miniatures made?
Perry Miniatures blister figures are cast in pewter, which is a type of metal alloy made primarily of tin. The figures are then hand-painted and assembled by skilled craftsmen. Perry also offers a wide variety of plastic kits.
4. Where can I purchase Perry Miniatures?
Tistaminis offers a wide variety of Perry Miniatures imported straight from the UK to Canada. Save on shipping and import costs by purchasing directly from us!
5. Are Perry Miniatures suitable for beginners?
Perry Miniatures figures are suitable for both experienced and novice miniature painters and collectors. The figures are of high quality and are easy to assemble and paint. However, some figures may require more advanced painting skills and experience.
6. Are Perry Miniatures compatible with other miniature brands?
Perry Miniatures figures are produced in 28mm scale, which is a common scale for wargaming miniatures, so they are generally compatible with other brands that produce miniatures in this scale. However, it's always best to double-check the size and scale of any miniatures you plan to use in conjunction with Perry Miniatures figures.
7. Does the company have any specific product lines or historical periods they specialize in?
Perry Miniatures has a wide range of historical periods and product lines, but they are particularly well-known for their Napoleonic, medieval, and American War of Independence ranges. They also have a extensive ranges of Fantasy, Dark Ages and World War II figures.
8. Are the miniatures suitable for playing wargames?
Perry Miniatures figures are designed to be used in wargaming and are highly detailed and accurate. They are compatible with a wide variety of wargaming rules and are suitable for use in both historical and fantasy-themed games. Perry Miniatures also produce a range of scenery, buildings and accessories to enhance the gaming experience.