When people hear a name like “People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals,” they may think it’s an organization of people who want animals to be treated ethically. They would be wrong, as renaming all fish “sea kittens” doesn’t have much to do with ethics. But the group’s latest push may make their earlier efforts look downright sane. They want toymakers to stop making plastic figurines that appear to be wearing fur pelts.
Made of plastic: From the mighty Leman Russ and Horus Lupercal to Chaos Warriors and the Sisters of Silence, Warhammer features an abundance of characters who wear what appear to be animal pelts, which just doesn’t add up.
The grimdark, battle-hardened warriors are known for their martial prowess — but wearing the skins of dead animals doesn’t take any skill. READ MORE