Dark Angel Rumours - Wargaming Forum and Wargamer Forums
Wargaming News and 40k Rumors Discuss and share wargaming news, new releases, warhammer and 40k rumors here.

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 102 (permalink) Old 02-22-12, 06:32 PM Thread Starter
Senior Member
 
Red Corsairs's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: The United Kingdom
Posts: 5,690
Reputation: 3


Dark Angel Rumours

I'm a little late posting this but I couldn't see it posted on here anywhere yet. It's just a small rumour and I don't know how trusted a source it is so have some salt at the ready, but it's a start.

Quote:
Originally Posted by Stickmonkey
Next incarnation will see expanded use of chaplains. Rumor is they may be able to be taken in groups and assigned to lead troops, like wolf guard. If solo they stay elite slot, if Interrogator they are hq.

Heard this stuff elsewhere before, however coming thru a more trusted source now...

Rumor of plasma cannon sponsons on DA tanks. And a special Plasma main gun predator or vindicator...
Make of it what you will, it's just a rumour.

Regards,
Jake.
Red Corsairs is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 102 (permalink) Old 02-22-12, 06:36 PM
Unfinished Project King
 
Midge913's Avatar
Midge913's Flag is: USA
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Dayton, Ohio
Posts: 7,413
Reputation: 9


Hmmm.... Saw this a couple of days ago, don't remember where, but I thought that it would be interesting to see. There is precedent for doing that with units like Chappies, wolf guard were mentioned, and crypteks and Necron lords are very similar to what they are describing. Only time will tell.

Commissions, Project Logs, and Galleries
Follow me on Twitter: @MidgesWorkshop. You can aslo follow me on face book Here
Midge913 is offline  
post #3 of 102 (permalink) Old 02-22-12, 06:36 PM
Spanner in the works...
 
spanner94ezekiel's Avatar
spanner94ezekiel's Flag is: United Kingdom
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Breaking the Fourth Wall
Posts: 5,351
Reputation: 28


Please yes! I like the idea of chaplains running around in a cross between wolf guard and sang priests - much more original. And who doesn't like plasma on their vehicles? Maybe a new land raider variant?

The Black Typhoons | Dark Angels 3rd Company | Tharrus Draw's Warband | Dark Angels' Corner | Codices: Marvel Heroes and Marvel Villains

Quote:
Originally Posted by Mossy Toes View Post
Spanner's got some great advice as well... Listen to that wise man.

spanner94ezekiel is offline  
post #4 of 102 (permalink) Old 02-22-12, 06:44 PM
Senior Member
 
Orochi's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Posts: 3,870
Reputation: 9


Some form of executioner predator? Like the sound of that.

If they just fixed the bike and tactical entries in Codex: DA then it actually wouldn't be so bad a hotfix.

Still, I await the Day Belial is more than a sergeant with 3 wounds!
Orochi is offline  
post #5 of 102 (permalink) Old 02-22-12, 07:21 PM
I am Alpharius.
 
Doelago's Avatar
Doelago's Flag is: Finland
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Finland
Posts: 8,306
Reputation: 9


I like Dark Angels.

I really like Chaplains.

And I fucking love Plasma weaponry.

I like the sound of these rumors, been looking for something to get me going with the Unforgiven once again.

[Flerden] 9:05 pm: Why the hell can't he just go offline if he goes to watc tv?
[dark angel] 9:06 pm: It is Doelago, we will never know
Doelago is offline  
post #6 of 102 (permalink) Old 02-22-12, 07:24 PM
Senior Member
 
normtheunsavoury's Avatar
normtheunsavoury's Flag is: England
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Rochester, Medway, Kent.
Posts: 5,117
Reputation: 44


I hope this isn't true, it's taking me forever to do my Knights Of Blood, the last thing I need is irresistible Dark Angels coming out with tons of Plasma goodiness to bugger things up for me even more!

Quote:
Also, Ewoks eat people.
Never forget that.
Ewoks. Eat. People.
Galahad.

Black Serpent Sun

FILE 18
normtheunsavoury is offline  
post #7 of 102 (permalink) Old 02-22-12, 07:32 PM
Ancient Relic
 
mcmuffin's Avatar
mcmuffin's Flag is: Ireland
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Waking up from my tomb world
Posts: 2,432
Reputation: 7


Well, if these rumours pan out, my SW may be getting a run under the DA codex. I love using other codices from time to time. I also love plasma weapons.

Quote:
Originally Posted by McMuffin's Law
As an online discussion about 40k grows longer, the probability of a comparison involving Squats approaches 1.
Quote:
Originally Posted by DeathKlokk View Post
Keep in mind you are arguing "realism" about an army of genetically-altered supermen that are able to shrug off rocket propelled explosive bullets because someone is waving around a cup full of blood that reminds them of their long lost Super Daddy that was killed by there Extra Special-Super Uncle.
Space Wolves Tournament Results W:24 D:8 L:8
Jaws-ing my way to victory
mcmuffin is offline  
post #8 of 102 (permalink) Old 02-22-12, 07:41 PM
Senior Member
 
SGMAlice's Avatar
SGMAlice's Flag is: England
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Ass End of Nowhere
Posts: 3,807
Reputation: 15


More Plasma! Wooo!
Its about time SM's got a tank sized Plasma weapon. Saves me having to explain my custom datasheet PlasmaRaider to every new player i game with.

DA getting some love is a good step too, just not one that interests me.

SGMAlice

PC/Laptop Problems? Post Here: Heresy Online's PC Hardware Help Thread
WIP Custom Chapter Fluff: The Children Of The Dragon
WIP Bio-Mechanical Tyranids: Hive Fleet Giger

Last edited by SGMAlice; 02-22-12 at 08:43 PM.
SGMAlice is offline  
post #9 of 102 (permalink) Old 02-22-12, 08:43 PM
Senior Member
 
Jace of Ultramar's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: San Antonio, Tx
Posts: 3,868
Reputation: 22


This would cool, time to play the wait and see game.
Jace of Ultramar is offline  
post #10 of 102 (permalink) Old 02-22-12, 10:04 PM
Senior Member
 
kickboxerdog's Avatar
kickboxerdog's Flag is: England
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: wiltshire
Posts: 1,415
Reputation: 50


id love to see chaplin dreadnoughts in there
kickboxerdog is offline  
Reply

  Lower Navigation
Go Back   Wargaming Forum and Wargamer Forums > Wargaming News, New Releases and Information > Wargaming News and 40k Rumors

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Wargaming Forum and Wargamer Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome