Amorphous blob - Shoggoth for Cthulhu Wars from Petersen Games, 2015 - Miniature creature reviewimage © Petersen Games
paint © Tim Prow
Painted 1:56 scale Shoggoth miniature creature for Cthulhu Wars from Petersen Games company

The Shoggoth miniature creature from Petersen Games is an amorphous blob, for the Cthulhu Wars boardgame. The model is 1/56 (28mm/32mm) scale, has realistic proportions, made of soft PVC.

The same sculpt is used for the Shoggoth (resin) miniature from Fenris Games company, that is made of resin.

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Details - Shoggoth miniature creature for Cthulhu Wars from Petersen Games

Miniature: Shoggoth

GN Code: -

Set: Cthulhu Wars Base Set: includes 2, Kickstarter Shadows Out of Time: includes 4

Range: Cthulhu Wars (Modern Fantasy) for Cthulhu Wars

Company: Petersen Games company

Production: 2015-2017-

Size: Large (S4), Species: Shoggoth (Non-humanoid alien - Amorphous blob), Gender: ?, Technology: Wild, Role: Warrior, Features: -, Armour:  unarmoured, no shield, Helmet: no helmet, Equipment in hand: -, no weapons, Equipment carried: -, Based on: Shoggoth

Category: Large (S4) Amorphous blob

Material: soft PVC (soft plastic)

Priming: Primer is not necessary

Scale: 1:56 (28mm / 32mm)

Proportions: Realistic

Size: ca. 40mm high

Assembly: One-piece, Sprueless, No cutting required, No assembly

Posing: Hard

Paintjob: Unpainted

Base: Integral scenic base

Conceptual design: Richard Luong

Sculptor: Tim Prow (Fenris Games)

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Cthulhu Wars Shoggoth from Petersen Games Cthulhu Wars Shoggoth from Petersen Games
Cthulhu Wars Shoggoth from Petersen Games Cthulhu Wars Shoggoth from Petersen Games
1:56 scale Shoggoth miniature creature for Cthulhu Wars from Petersen Games company

 

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Review - Shoggoth miniature creature for Cthulhu Wars from Petersen Games

 

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Size comparison photos - Shoggoth miniature creature for Cthulhu Wars from Petersen Games

Cthulhu Wars Shoggoth from Petersen Games - 1:72 (25mm) comparison with Zvezda Greek Hoplite (left) and Zvezda Greek archer (right).
Comparison: 1:56 scale Shoggoth for Cthulhu Wars from Petersen Games company, 1:72 (25mm) Greek Hoplite from Zvezda (left) and Greek archer from Zvezda (right).

 

Cthulhu Wars Shoggoth from Petersen Games - 1:56 (28/32mm) comparison with Renegade Miniatures Orc with spear #2 (left) and Games Workshop Bretonnian Bowman #1 (right).
Comparison: 1:56 scale Shoggoth for Cthulhu Wars from Petersen Games company, 1:56 (28/32mm) Orc with spear #2 from Renegade Miniatures (left) and Bretonnian Bowman #1 from Games Workshop company (right).

 

Cthulhu Wars Shoggoth from Petersen Games - 1:64 (28/32mm) comparison with Games Workshop Warhammer 40K Adeptus Astartes miniatures.
Comparison: 1:56 scale Shoggoth for Cthulhu Wars from Petersen Games company, and 1:64 scale (28/32mm) Adeptus Astartes for Warhammer 40,000 from Games Workshop company that are similar in size to 1:56 scale humans.
The space marines were painted and donated by Victory Makett webstore.

 

Cthulhu Wars Shoggoth from Petersen Games - 1:50 (35/38mm) comparison with 35mm high Zombicide Male Walker #2 and Female Walker #2.
Comparison: 1:56 scale Shoggoth for Cthulhu Wars from Petersen Games company, 1:50 (35/38mm) scale 35mm high Male Walker #2 and Female Walker #2 for Zombicide from CoolMiniOrNot (donated by CoolMiniOrNot).

 

Cthulhu Wars Shoggoth from Petersen Games - 1:35 (54mm) comparison with 40mm high shepherd and 54mm high soldi
Comparison: 1:56 scale Shoggoth for Cthulhu Wars from Petersen Games company, 1:35 (54mm) scale 40mm high shepherd and 54mm high soldier.

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Using the miniature - Shoggoth miniature creature for Cthulhu Wars from Petersen Games

Uses for games

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Resources - Shoggoth miniature creature for Cthulhu Wars from Petersen Games

Official

Petersen Games: Cthulhu Wars: Official page.

Showcase

Karazax (on DakkaDakka): Cthulhu Wars Shoggoth showcase:

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Buying the product - Shoggoth miniature creature for Cthulhu Wars from Petersen Games

Price

Base price (Cthulhu Wars Base Set): 200 USD (188 EUR / 158 GBP), Price/model: ca. 5,4 USD

Base price (Kickstarter Shadows Out of Time): 70 USD, Price/model: ca. 3,9 USD

Where can you buy it?

Petersen Games: Cthulhu Wars: Official page.

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Possible substitutes - Shoggoth miniature creature for Cthulhu Wars from Petersen Games

Petersen GamesCthulhu Wars - Flying Polyp

Fenris Games - Shoggoth Rising

Fenris Games - Cthulhu Wars - Shoggoth (resin)

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Do you have the Shoggoth miniature creature for Cthulhu Wars from Petersen Games? How do you like it? Would you recommend it to others? Tell your opinion in the comments!

 

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