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►Support what we do here, and buy us an energy drink every month. 
►3D Miniatures Sampler Pack Download
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►Two 3D Printed Miniatures, or Predator models
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💕Check out all of the amazing benefits you get at this support level: https://www.patreon.com/posts/3442777

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►Two Printed 3D Miniatures or "cloaked" Predator Models
►Your choice of another 3D Printed Miniature, Cloaked Predator character model, or either a Warhammer 40k or Age of Sigmar Character miniature (valued at MSRP of $25 or higher) for a total of three minis and seven STL files from our sampler.
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💕This pledge includes all the rewards at the $10 level as well, for a total of THREE miniatures- with shipping to you included!
Check out all of the amazing benefits you get at this support level: https://www.patreon.com/posts/34427771

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Hobby Maniacs - Thank you for making it to my Patreon page.  For 12 years, we have brought you some of the best unboxings, product reviews, and tutorial videos out there!



✅ Our famous Spikey Bits Gift Bag stuffed with all sorts of sample products, stickers, and more in your first shipment!
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A copy of our exclusive manufacturer discount codes list so you can save $$$ every time you shop!
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Ad-Free Spikeybits.com & Video Access!
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Exclusive after-hours content, miniature showcases, and painting tutorials on The Long War TV Hall of Veterans (thelongwar.net - a $9.99 a month value) included!
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Downloadable PDF high-resolution quick reference guides for all our painting tutorials!
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Access to 7 free 3D miniature downloads from our exclusive .STL File Sampler Pack with designs from some of the top makers out there!

View The Full 3D Miniature Designs Here https://www.patreon.com/posts/36542789

Pledges of $45 or more will get a miniature crate back in the mail as often as once every month with your choice of game system and faction with shipping included as part of your membership!**


What's the catch? Nothing! This is the Patreon that pays for itself!

Get a package of miniatures delivered to your door with anything from Warhammer 40k to Age of Sigmar, and other top games out there for as little as $10 a month!



To become a supporter, all you have to do is pledge either our  $6$10, $15, $45, $60, $100, or $200 levels. 


Buy Us A Drink: Support what we do here, and buy us an energy drink every month. In exchange, we'll give you back a ton of sweet benefits!




The Double Dipper: You get two very cool clear multi-part plastic 32mm Predator character models, or two high-quality 3D printed miniatures of your choice from the model designs below. Plus you could even get one predator and one 3D print if you want too- this is the double-dipper after all!

Plus all the amazing membership rewards including a Spikey Bits logo sticker as well as other designs from time to time as well!



Promo Sticker Pack


Example of a painted clear plastic "cloaked" 32mm AVP Predator model!




Ad-Free Spikey Bits & Long War Hall of Veterans Access



Example Discount Codes For Being A Supporter



The Triple Dip: Get everything at the $10 level plus an additional choice of one Warhammer 40k or Age of Sigmar Character miniature (valued at MSRP of $25 or higher), or another 3D Printed Miniature, or a Cloaked Predator character model. 

That is an incredible total of three minis, and seven STL files from our sampler for just $15 with shipping to you included!



Yep, for a limited time, get everything at the $10 level and either one 40k or AoS character model or an extra 3D printed mini or Predator. 



View The Full 3D Miniature Designs Here https://www.patreon.com/posts/36542789

That's right, sign up at this level and you'll get all the normal Membership Rewards plus THREE figures for $15!*

The FREE swag doesn't stop there folks, check out the levels below to get a Mystery Miniatures Crate valued at over the total amount you just pledged.




BEST VALUE: $35 a month gets you one of the miniature crate options below sent to you the month you sign up. After that, you'll get another shipment each quarter for the value of your pledge (once every three months, sent every Jan-Apr-Jul-Oct) with even more miniatures in your crate.



Choose one of the options below to receive for your first month, and scroll to the bottom to select the preferences you want to get in your future Miniature Crate Shipments as well.

First Month $35 Membership Promo Options:

  • Logo Merch: One T-shirt (sized M-3XL) in the Spikey Logo, OG Long War, or Tiny Titan style! Or get one set of 6" Spikey Bits Logo Objectives (pictured below)
  • One Warhammer 40k squad kit valued at $50 or more. Please choose keywords: Imperial, Xenos, or Chaos only for this promo. We can not provide specific units or characters, as our stock varies from month to month- this is essentially a mystery hobby loot crate.
  • One Warhammer Age of Sigmar squad kit valued at $50 or more. Please choose one of the four Grand Alliances (Order, Death, Destruction or Chaos) only for this promo. We can not provide specific units or characters as our stock varies from month to month- this is essentially a mystery hobby loot crate!
  • One New in Box expansion set, and a Character Expansion for Star Wars Legion based on your preferences.
  • One New in Box Large Ship, and a small ship from X-Wing Miniatures, or Star Wars Armada.
  • One New Box Infinity the game Sets, or two-character models of your chosen Faction (or one box set and two characters).

💕$35 Quarterly Miniature Crate Options:

Plus the FREE Minis don't stop there! Every quarter after your first, you will receive another mystery minatures crate based on your game and faction preferences! That's right, remember to choose all your future Shipment Options at the bottom of the page, for your future shipments!

All shipped to your door, and ad-free content viewable online here, the very first month that you start supporting us.**

That's at least $75 of value in your first shipment, PLUS our normal Spikey Bits gift bag just for supporting us!**





$85 or More in Value In Your First Shipment: This is the cheapest pledge to get back a monthly shipment of miniatures from us here at Spikey Bits, perfect for the baller on a budget! It includes the rewards from the $10 & $15 levels as well in your first month's shipment!

Each month after your first you'll get our curated Miniatures of the Month Crate containing at least $60 MSRP in value for only a $45 sub price. Also included in this pledge tier is free worldwide shipping, so you get a full $60 in miniatures to your door!

Everything is literally included (including Patreon fees) for only $45!


The Miniatures of the Month Crate contains mostly 3D printed Sci-Fi and Fantasy/RPG miniatures (suitable for games like Warhammer 40k and Age of Sigmar, etc) from some of the artists we partner with, curated personally each month by myself for all the supporters at this tier.

Generally, it will contain one squad/or large model (like a vehicle or big monster), and a Character model. Sometimes depending on value, it could even contain two large characters or monster-type models or a larger squad.

Also included from time to time will be plastic miniature kits from companies such as Games Workshop, and hobby products like paints, brushes, resin bases, terrain, etc when it fits the theme of the month.



Example of Miniature Crate's Curated Content(s):
HeresyLab Assassins Set: $45 (HeresyLab), Primaris Captain: $35 (Games Workshop)

💕$45 Miniature Crate Options:

Plus the FREE Minis don't stop there! Every month after your first, you will receive another mystery minatures drop curated by myself with even more cool minis!

All shipped to your door, and ad-free content viewable online here, the very first month that you start supporting us. This is the cheapest pledge to get back a monthly shipment of miniatures from us here at Spikey Bits- perfect for the baller on a budget!

That's at least $85 or more value in your first shipment PLUS our normal Spikey Bits gift bag just for supporting us!**

Fancy something... more?



$95 or More in Value In Your First Shipment- This includes the rewards from the $10, and $15 levels as well as the promo option below.



Choose one of the options below to receive for your first month, and scroll to the bottom to select the preferences you want to get in your Monthly Miniature Crate Shipments as well.


💕$60 First Month's Shipment Promo Options:

Choose one of the promo options below. Don't forget you also get all the benefits and models from the $10, and $15 levels!

More First Month $60 Membership Promo Options:

  • Logo Merch: One T-shirt (sized M-3XL) in the Spikey Logo, OG Long War, or Tiny Titan style along with One set of 6" Spikey Bits Logo Objectives (pictured above). Or two T-shirts/objective packs- mix and match.
  • Two Warhammer 40k squad kits valued at $35 or more. Please choose keywords: Imperial, Xenos, or Chaos only for this promo. We can not provide specific units or characters, as our stock varies from month to month- this is essentially a mystery hobby loot crate.
  • Two Warhammer Age of Sigmar squad kits valued at $35 or more. Please choose one of the four Grand Alliances (Order, Death, Destruction or Chaos) only for this promo. We can not provide specific units or characters as our stock varies from month to month- this is essentially a mystery hobby loot crate!
  • Two New in Box expansion sets, and a character Expansion for Star Wars Legion based on your preferences.
  • Two New in Box Large Ship, or two small ships from X-Wing Miniatures, or Star Wars Armada.
  • Two New Box Infinity the game Sets, or four-character models of your chosen Faction (or one box set and two characters).

💕$60 Monthly Miniature Crate Options:

Plus the FREE Minis don't stop there! Every month after your first, you will receive another mystery minatures crate based on your game and faction preferences! That's right, remember to choose all your Miniature Crate Shipment Options at the bottom of the page, for your future shipments!

All shipped to your door, and ad-free content viewable online here, the very first month that you start supporting us.**

That's at least $95 of value in your first shipment, PLUS our normal Spikey Bits gift bag just for supporting us!**

Want even more??



$150
or More in Value In Your First Shipment- This includes the rewards from the $10, and $15 levels as well as the promo option below.



New pledges of $100 a month get your choice of one of the promo options below to receive for your first month.  Scroll to the bottom to select the preferences you want to get in your Monthly Miniature Crate Shipments as well.

💕$100 First Month's Shipment Promo Options:

Choose one of the promo options below. Don't forget you also get all the benefits and models from the $10, and $15 levels!

  • TWO 40k options from the $60 level pledge (instead of one).
  • TWO Age of Sigmar options from the $60 level pledge (instead of one).
  • One T-shirt (sized M-3XL in the Spikey Logo, OG Long War, or Tiny Titan style) and objectives set and one other choice from the $60 level (instead of one).
  • TWO Star Wars X-Wing, Armada, or Legion options from the $60 level (instead of one).
  • TWO of the Infinity options from the $60 level (instead of one).
  • One Creature Caster Model Kit, and one other option at the $60 pledge level (for a total of two promo options).

💕$100 Monthly Miniature Crate Options:

Plus the FREE Minis don't stop there! Every month after your first, you will receive another mystery minatures crate based on your game and faction preferences! That's right, remember to choose all your Miniature Crate Shipment Options at the bottom of the page, for your future shipments!

All shipped to your door, and ad-free content viewable online here, the very first month that you start supporting us.**

That's at least a $150 value in your first shipment, PLUS our normal Spikey Bits gift bag just for supporting us!**

Maybe more value is for you? Check out the Supply Drop!



$300 or More in Value In Your First Shipment- This includes the rewards from the $10, and $15 levels as well as the promo option below.

This is the pinnacle of miniature crates, with value that can add up FAST!

💕$200 First Month's Shipment Promo Options:

New pledges at the $200 a month level will get their choice of two options from the $100 support level, (instead of just one).

Plus all the benefits and models from the $10, and $20 levels (where applicable) too!

💕$200 Monthly Miniature Crate Options:

Plus the FREE Minis don't stop there! Every month after your first, you will receive another minatures crate based on your preferences! That's right, remember to choose all your Miniature Crate Shipment Options at the bottom of the page, for your future shipments!

All shipped to your door, and ad-free content viewable online here, the very first month that you start supporting us.**

At this level, you've unlocked the biggest shipment of swag possible from us each month.

This pledge level is strictly limited to 10 per month.

That's at least $300 in value in your first shipment, PLUS our normal new supporter swag bag just for supporting us!**




For all pledges of $35 or more (minus the Supply Drop), you can choose your next miniature crate shipments from a game system itself and/or pick specific faction(s) inside that game system.

Each crate you receive after your first shipment will have the value of your pledge inside based on your preferences below**. 

We recommend picking multiple game systems or factions as it makes for the best variety possible in an exciting hobby miniatures crate!

Warhammer 40k & Age of Sigmar:

  • Imperials: (Ad Mechs, Sisters of Silence, Sisters of Battle, Imperial Guard, Imperial Knights)
  • Space Marines: (Deathwatch, Blood Angels, Dark Angels, Grey Knights, Space Wolves, Primaris, Custodes)
  • Xenos: (Tyranids, Tau, Orks, Necrons, Both Eldars, Genestealer Cults)
  • Chaos: (Daemons, Marines, Death Guard, Thousand Sons)
  • Kill Team (Terrain, Various 40k Infantry Squads Factions, Accessories)
  • Age of Sigmar: Please specify an alliance (Order, Destruction, Chaos, or Death), and then also a faction as well. That way we have a better chance to get you something desire.

GW Specialist Games

Expansions & accessories; please pick this and another game system for your shipments as these may not ship every time due to demand!

  • WH Underworlds 
  • Bloodbowl
  • Necromunda
  • Adeptus Titanicus
  • Warcry
  • Aeronautica Imperialis

Other Miniatures & Game Systems:

  • Hobby (Can NOT be selected alone: Paints, Tools, Play-mats, Storage, Terrain, etc. )
  • Infinity (Select a faction)
  • Atomic Mass Games/ FFG: Marvel Crisis Protocol, Star Wars Ship Games: (X-Wing, or Armada), Legion (Imperials or Rebels) includes playmats and game aides from time to time.
  • Creature Caster Models

So if you want say only Space Marines: Blood Angels and hobby swag just hit us with: Space Marines: Blood Angels & Hobby (but keep in mind that sometimes we don't always have chapter-specific swag, so you may just get generic Astartes units at times for your collection).

That is about as specific as we can make it right now, without causing even more delays or headaches in our workload here. Just remember that there will be a little overlap sometimes with the swag pool as to what we have to ship.  




Every month we put out a dedicated schedule of video ad-free content from tutorials to flashbacks, to product unboxings and first look reviews.

As a supporter, you will get VIP access, and commercial-free desktop viewing of multiple video features from our channel, in some cases weeks ahead of everyone else.



All videos on the desktop site are Ad-free, however, Patreon blocks Vimeo on their app, so we now provide an ad-free download link for you to watch and archive our videos from whatever device you want.

As you can imagine I accumulate a ton of stuff every month doing unboxings, product reviews, and tutorials. Now is YOUR chance to get in on all the swag we feature in our videos here at Spikey Bits, by being a gracious supporter!



Patreon helps us enrich your hobby life while increasing our ability to keep bringing the hobby back! Please support us today! -Rob




When can I expect my first month's shipment for signing up?

You will get your rewards for becoming a supporter the same month after signing up for support. Remember even though you get billed immediately for your support, we ship towards the end of the month for everyone as a whole.

PLEASE NOTE: Patreon will debit you for your next month of support starting on the FIRST OF EACH MONTH! So in some cases, you will get two charges on your account before you get your first box of swag from us. Do not be alarmed, our fulfillment software records and tracks this.

When will I get billed for my support?
Patreon charges supporter's cards starting on the 1st of the month through the 5th of each month. If your support is declined, do not fret - it will charge you once you update your payment info from that decline. Easy Peasey.

Do you ship out swag internationally?
Yes, we sure do, we've become exceedingly efficient in shipping internationally.

There is no shipping "upcharge" for being international. Everyone receives 80% of their support level each month after Patreon and shipping fees are taken out!.

We will also mark your package as a "Gift" for customs declarations as support falls under that category!

A note about VAT & fees - rewards are technically gifts, that's how we will mark shipments overseas! Also, we take 25% out of your support to pay Patreon's fees and cover the costs of shipping your items to you, which across the board is only about $6-11 for most folks pledging $60 a month or less.

If I am a current supporter can I just cancel and resign up to get the "new swag" that you are giving away?
We prefer you did not, no. However, most current supporters will get some of the "new swag" of the month back in their shipments that month regardless, as long as you're pledging $60 a month or more. Just message us if something shiny has caught your eye and we'll see what we can do.

Can I cancel my support anytime?
Of course. If you do decide to cancel, please forward us your final receipt email from Patreon when you get it to support AT spikeybits.com (the one titled: Thank you for supporting Rob Baer on Patreon!) and we'll get your shipment out with the rest of the swag we ship to supporters at the end of the month.
Please also include your final name in the email if it is not apparent from your email profile as well too!

How do I ensure I get a box of free swag EVERY month?
Currently, if you pledge the $45 or higher you will get a monthly shipment! 

We may in the future change it up a bit, but for now, that is the most cost-effective way for us to get something to everyone who wants to help support us each month.

Can I get my support refunded?
Generally, we do not refund support because of the way Patreon's interface requires us to click on each video post and scroll (not search) through every pledge and click refund individually.

If you do need a refund for your support pledge please message us and we'll see what we can do if there are extenuating circumstances involved that are not covered by the FAQ. But please be aware it is something that can take a week to complete at the very least if it is warranted.

We apologize but we are unable to refund supporters for anything that has already been shipped out.

Be sure to check out our Patreon page/emails for updates, and new video features every few days!

Thanks again for all your support!

**Remember we take out 25% for flat rate shipping and Patreon's fee for each shipment as well. All pricing values are based on advertised US retail prices, we do not take into account any secondary sellers like eBay or Amazon. Miniature and Supply drop tiers include shipping and fees, but you can not select your contents each month.


*Rewards come both new-in-box and also on sprue, and are always packed with hobby love! $10 and $15 levels get a shipment only for their first month of support, but can continue to enjoy the ad-free videos, the Hall of Veterans, and ad-free spikey bits for as long as they are on Patreon! 

Goals
264 of 300 patrons
Want more Unboxings and Hobby Rants?
Help us get to 300 patrons We'll be able to keep innovating with a full time video and media content schedule, and constantly produce over 20 videos a month

We also need to buy a Vimeo Pro account of our own to house the extra "exclusive" videos that will only be seen by Patrons at first- which also costs money (unlike YouTube).

Help us bring hobby back to the max by reaching this goal!
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