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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 05-04-12, 02:36 PM Thread Starter
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Default Using Necrons in fantasy

Hi all,
I love the new necron wraith models and was trying to think of a way I could use them. Since I don't have necron army do you think I could use them as rat ogres in my clan skyre. Any thoughts about that? Too much of a reach?

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I only really concern myself with three things when borrowing a model to be something else:
(1) Is it mountable on the correct size base?
(2) Is the visual profile approximately equal?
(3) Does the idea make me happy?

So I say Wraiths as Rat Ogres (and probably many other monstrous infantry units) is fine.
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You may want to add some more "fleshy" bits to the wraiths, like making their "tails" look like rat tails, and maybe swapping out a wraith head or two for a rat ogre head...

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