Geek Out!: A Modern Nerd's Guide to Miniatures, 1st Edition

  • Amanda Vink
  • Published By: Gareth Stevens Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1538240211
  • ISBN-13: 9781538240212
  • DDC: 745.5928
  • Grade Level Range: 3rd Grade - 6th Grade
  • 32 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2020 | Published/Released October 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2020

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The world of miniatures is huge! People of all ages enjoy assembling and painting scale models of characters for their favorite tabletop games. From warriors and workers to monsters and other mythological creatures, there are unlimited possibilities. This book explores several different types of miniatures, with a focus on where to find them, how to design them, and where to play with them. Other miniatures, such as dollhouses, fairy gardens, and historical dioramas, are also discussed. Vivid images on each page give readers a chance to see these tiny creations in great detail. Captions and sidebars provide more information about how to get involved with this fascinating and fun hobby.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Small Is Huge!.
2: The History of Miniatures.
3: Starting Small…or Not.
4: Tabletop Games.
5: A Smflll Bite.
6: Fairy Gardens.
7: Famous Miniatures.
8: Assembly Required.
9: Connecting.
10: A Big World!.
For More Information.
Other Backmatter.