Partners & Collaborators
Steel Warrior Studios is more than an online web store, we are a community of talented individuals that pool our resources to bring great products to your game table. We offer a wide range of services which include licensing arrangements to help produce and market 3rd party products on this site. Below are our active partners and Collaborators that we are working closely with at the moment.
Thunderhead Studio - Our most recent addition to the SWS community and the studio responsible responsible for many firsts for us. With the recent partnership we have opened up our store to the concept of STL sales, and their stunning Hextech line has exploded our 3D printing capacity, requiring a full 12 machines to keep up with the demand. We welcome Thunderhead Studios to our ever growing roster, a first among equals forsure.
Strato Minis Studio - A small, but excellent polish based company that specializes in resin casting and miniature design. They engineer and producer of the Hardwar line of mechs and vehicles featured on SWS. Owned and operated by Krzysztof Raczynski
Death Ray Designs - A industry leader in the wargaming terrain scene, specialization in 28/32mm lasered MDF kits. We have partnered with them to help bring a 3D printed product line to market. Check them out over at:
Nuclear Shrimp Games - A two man operation out of Greece, these creative geniuses have plenty of industry experience under their belts. They are the first of our partners who has developed and released a stand alone gaming system for their miniature line. They have also successfully delivered on a fairly hefty kickstarter project that just recently wrapped up. They handle a portion of our casting and design work, as well as offering us access as an exclusive vendor for their awesome 6mm line of models.
Baphominiatures - Owned and operated by the very talented Zachary Johnston, a one man studio dedicated to designing and producing a variety of fantasy and sci-fi miniatures and terrain pieces. What makes Baphominiatures so unique is that they 3D print all of their designs for retail sale, while at the same time offering digital downloads to those who own printers and would like to attempt to produce the miniatures themselves. Feel free to check them out on Facebook!
Legions IV Hire - A local hobby shop/casting studio that produces the DB Miniatures terrain lineup and has also accepted casting commissions for Steel Warrior Studios. Owned and operated by Bryan Gwiazda, a local wargaming enthusiast who has a great interest in 6mm micro armor games and miniatures. We have been working together closely for the last 6 months and its with great pride that we announce that Legions IV Hire will be stocking some of our home brewed designs on their store shelves.
Dicey Ventures Studios - Our first official partnership as a licensed product printing fulfillment service. DVS is run by a single talented individual who has developed and released a pair of terrain lines, one of which we are now stocking. While DVS is currently in hibernation and not releasing new products we are happy to have them on board with our humble little community.
If you own a printer and would like to try out their offerings on your own, please check them out by clicking here
Metal Core Collectibles - A fellow Canadian who specializes in original vehicle and mech designs and who produces his product exclusively with 3D printers. A strong testament to how the industry has changed as of late, and someone who sets a new bar of standards for 3d printed product.
Onslaught Miniatures - Founded in 2013 this well known and respected studio based out of the USA specializes in 6mm scale miniatures with a wide application of game systems. Featuring a large collection of varying themed armies, they are a popular choice for Epic 40k players and folks who are looking to proxy in 3rd party miniatures into their tabletop games of choice. We couldn't be more thrilled to work with them and hope you enjoy the new offerings on the site.
Ion Raptor Designs - Ion is best known for his work in the Battletech scene, specifically in the creation of mech and vehicle assets for modders of the HBS video game of the same name. He has recently decided to branch out and do some custom creations that can be offered to our community and we could not be happier to have him on board!
You can find Ion Raptor Designs on Twitch, where he often streams his design process!