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Forum: Wargaming News and 40k Rumors   08-10-12, 06:32 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,504
Posted By Col. Schafer
In some alternate timeline where I play Nechrons,...

In some alternate timeline where I play Nechrons, I'm definitely getting some of these and modifying those "wings" to not look like sex toys.
Forum: Wargaming News and 40k Rumors   07-28-12, 06:24 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,162
Posted By Col. Schafer
I would love to see this idea put into action. I...

I would love to see this idea put into action. I can't help but feel the Inquisition would have been better served by this rather than the entries they got in the current C:SOB and C:GK. Perhaps...
Forum: Imperial Guard Army Lists   07-26-12, 05:48 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,597
Posted By Col. Schafer
You could try the old lego star wars light saber...

You could try the old lego star wars light saber blades, though they might be a little too thick. Worth comparing the size, anyway.
Forum: Off Topic   07-24-12, 04:38 PM
Replies: 393
Views: 13,824
Posted By Col. Schafer
That post is complete shit. You think you know...

That post is complete shit. You think you know what fucktard is? Go fuck yourself. Cut your dick off and stick in it your own ass. I hope you bleed to death and a Lemur in heat shits on your corpse....
Forum: Imperial Guard Army Lists   07-24-12, 04:22 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,597
Posted By Col. Schafer
*knows next to nothing about Star Wars cannon* ...

*knows next to nothing about Star Wars cannon*

Have you considered dropping the chimeras for blob platoons? If you really want to get the sacrificial waves feel, you could do large mobs with...
Forum: General 40k   07-16-12, 07:35 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,921
Posted By Col. Schafer
I'm still plodding through the rules myself, but...

I'm still plodding through the rules myself, but from what I've seen so far they favor shooting more than they used to, so I'm pleased. Overwatch and pot-shots with heavy weapons aren't much but...
Forum: Wargaming News and 40k Rumors   07-16-12, 03:39 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,432
Posted By Col. Schafer
IS that a half fox guy in a kilt? Damn... now I...

IS that a half fox guy in a kilt? Damn... now I have no choice but to get into this game. My poor wallet...
Forum: Vision of Heresy   07-15-12, 09:49 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,775
Posted By Col. Schafer
I like the build of those models, but what kind...

I like the build of those models, but what kind of pallet would the Gnosis go for? Do they even have a uniform color scheme, or do individual proxies have customized paint jobs? Are they even...
Forum: Vision of Heresy   07-15-12, 09:43 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,284
Posted By Col. Schafer
I doubt anyone is going to mind discussion in a...

I doubt anyone is going to mind discussion in a dedicated discussion thread. :P



Excellent stuff.
Forum: Vision of Heresy   07-15-12, 12:29 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,284
Posted By Col. Schafer
-Forced- Consensus

My two cents on the topic at hand.



I say no. Certainly we can do whatever we want with this project, but the idea of real "good guys" in the 40K universe doesn't sit well with me. Like the...
Forum: Black Library Fiction   07-14-12, 11:47 PM
Replies: 15
  No Tau?
Views: 1,125
Posted By Col. Schafer
"Fire Caste" has got some other mentions around...

"Fire Caste" has got some other mentions around the internet that come up on google, including a pre-order on Amazon, but it doesn't come up in searches of the BL website. I'm not too familiar with...
Forum: Off Topic   07-12-12, 08:07 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 4,180
Posted By Col. Schafer
The message about let the mods handle it and even...

The message about let the mods handle it and even if you don't see anything happening it's being handled really rings true for me. This website was my first foray onto the Internet (years ago now)...
Forum: Wargaming News and 40k Rumors   07-11-12, 05:54 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,328
Posted By Col. Schafer
I actually took the idea of Chaos Postmen...

I actually took the idea of Chaos Postmen entirely seriously until half a second later when I read Chaos Squats. Thank kind of makes me sad.

Anyway, If they bring back doom-rider, I'm ditching...
Forum: Vision of Heresy   07-09-12, 03:59 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 5,396
Posted By Col. Schafer
This post it pretty much what I'm getting at. ...

This post it pretty much what I'm getting at.

The Gnosis as you proposed them do embody hope, not just for the people that choose to follow them, but also in a fairly tangible sense. They offer a...
Forum: Imperial Guard Army Lists   07-03-12, 04:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 738
Posted By Col. Schafer
Without having the book myself, I seem to...

Without having the book myself, I seem to remember with the old allies rules for WH and DH you could start the game disembarked and use turn one to load in to a transport even if it was cross...
Forum: Wargaming News and 40k Rumors   07-03-12, 12:47 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,108
Posted By Col. Schafer
I quite liked these, hell I looked at them and...

I quite liked these, hell I looked at them and though fancy re-breathers. Why limit them to noise marines? They could be anyone who wanted a good gas mask. Of course that Leia comment can never be...
Forum: Forum Announcements   07-02-12, 05:57 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 8,728
Posted By Col. Schafer
Wait... so you were gone the whole time I was...

Wait... so you were gone the whole time I was gone? :laugh: I was wondering why everything seemed a little less awesome than before!
Forum: Vision of Heresy   07-01-12, 06:34 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 5,396
Posted By Col. Schafer
I'd like to see this idea in action. The general...

I'd like to see this idea in action. The general impression I got about machine spirits was that they were just AI/Autopilots that the Mechanicum mistook for sentience. I think it would be HILARIOUS...
Forum: Vision of Heresy   06-22-12, 04:30 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 5,396
Posted By Col. Schafer
I like the infinity models.

I like the infinity models.
Forum: Vision of Heresy   06-21-12, 07:44 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 5,396
Posted By Col. Schafer
http://fantasyinspiration.com/wp-content/uploads/2...

http://fantasyinspiration.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/11/ahbiasaaja2-8.jpg

jon' brought that pic to my attention at one point. I have reason to believe that these characters might have model kits...
Forum: Modelling and Painting   06-19-12, 05:48 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,256
Posted By Col. Schafer
I have a pretty low table, so I'll slump like the...

I have a pretty low table, so I'll slump like the OP until it starts to hurt, but when it gets to be a problem I do one of two things:

-Push my chair back, and lean forward at an angle with my...
Forum: Wargaming News and 40k Rumors   06-19-12, 05:35 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 6,580
Posted By Col. Schafer
WotC might have handled it that well a decade...

WotC might have handled it that well a decade ago, but not anymore. Fourth edition D&D was a gawdawful clusterfuck. The art was a joke; and the rules, by and large, are reviled by everyone.

It...
Forum: Vision of Heresy   06-18-12, 07:02 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 5,396
Posted By Col. Schafer
The back-story for the Gnosis is not great...

The back-story for the Gnosis is not great literature by any means, but it's at least had some thought put into it. I'd say that's good enough for this stage.
Forum: Vision of Heresy   06-15-12, 06:53 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 5,396
Posted By Col. Schafer
I'm with SMGAlice. I had my doubts about the idea...

I'm with SMGAlice. I had my doubts about the idea of crating a new race, but I quite like what's been done so far with the Gnosis, and I'd like to see them finished. :)

I do like the exodite idea...
Forum: Vision of Heresy   06-11-12, 08:42 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,464
Posted By Col. Schafer
Yes please. I was actually beginning to think...

Yes please. I was actually beginning to think this might have died.
Forum: Wargaming News and 40k Rumors   06-02-12, 01:49 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 5,356
Posted By Col. Schafer
^My relationship with tablets other than the...

^My relationship with tablets other than the iPad^

How I feel about this announcement on the other hand...

GW does a lot of things that put me off. But hell, obviously I play Warhammer.
...
Forum: Vision of Heresy   05-30-12, 04:38 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,464
Posted By Col. Schafer
I do believe that Aramoro is correct. However,...

I do believe that Aramoro is correct. However, would it be possible to argue that warp-tainted hosts are unsuitable for the Tegrum?
Forum: Vision of Heresy   05-29-12, 07:49 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,464
Posted By Col. Schafer
I rather like the concept Jonileth's got going,...

I rather like the concept Jonileth's got going, although I think Armaroro has some points. Putting aside point-by-point examination for now, I don't like the idea of there being only a handfull of...
Forum: Vision of Heresy   05-24-12, 08:02 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,464
Posted By Col. Schafer
I'm shit for drawing, but I how does the hive...

I'm shit for drawing, but I how does the hive mind like this?

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If the stars themselves went to war, it would look like this.

Nine claws reached down around me from above, each one like...
Forum: Vision of Heresy   05-22-12, 09:20 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,464
Posted By Col. Schafer
What exactly do you mean by factions? Do you mean...

What exactly do you mean by factions? Do you mean to say suggest something on the scale of an Eldar Craftworld or Imperial battlefleet was lost and the survivors joined our faction, or that the...
Forum: Wargaming News and 40k Rumors   05-17-12, 09:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,084
Posted By Col. Schafer
I'm reminded of noise marines. The crests are...

I'm reminded of noise marines. The crests are certainly flamboyant enough for Slaneshe followers, and the grills on the bottom three kind of remind me of the sonic blaster. They'd look fabulous...
Forum: Off Topic   05-15-12, 08:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 537
Posted By Col. Schafer
It's not likely anyone will pay you for the...

It's not likely anyone will pay you for the commons. If you've already sold most of the rarer cards, you wont get a good effort/money ratio for the rest of them.
Forum: Off Topic   05-15-12, 08:39 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,672
Posted By Col. Schafer
Cthulhu. The A-Team would keep their sanity...

Cthulhu.

The A-Team would keep their sanity due to failed mythos checks, but 1d6 investigators per round beats tank.

The Cape (http://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pmwiki.php/Main/TheCape) vs The Cowl...
Forum: Wargaming News and 40k Rumors   05-11-12, 07:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,586
Posted By Col. Schafer
I see where you're coming from B&K, but I think...

I see where you're coming from B&K, but I think this is another case, like the orks, where anything goes. If they're supposed to be Geenesteeler Hybrids, the variance can represent different amounts...
Forum: 40k Fluff   05-11-12, 04:26 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 20,503
Posted By Col. Schafer
I have been in and out of the hobby for years,...

I have been in and out of the hobby for years, only very recently back in. I spent a solid few years regularly involved with these forums in particular, and with the hobby IRL.



Fluff is most...
Forum: Vision of Heresy   05-11-12, 03:51 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,390
Posted By Col. Schafer
I spent a rather long time trying to articulate a...

I spent a rather long time trying to articulate a response to the parts of this conversation directed at me, and I think it all boils down to one question:

So, this aliance is to be composed of...
Forum: Vision of Heresy   05-10-12, 07:22 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,390
Posted By Col. Schafer
[/QUOTE] I read it; I did not stop to...

[/QUOTE]

I read it; I did not stop to explain my thought process, though. A sub-par contribution on my part, considering. Forgive me, I rush my posts in between classes.

Will the entire...
Forum: Vision of Heresy   05-10-12, 04:43 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,390
Posted By Col. Schafer
Shit, I thought I might actually get away with...

Shit, I thought I might actually get away with turning this into a Roman cult... :laugh:

Survival is definitely something members of plenty of races could rally behind. For each race we decided to...
Forum: Vision of Heresy   05-10-12, 05:27 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,390
Posted By Col. Schafer
Food is another option. So, we've got gluttony...

Food is another option. So, we've got gluttony and lust - sounds like a Slaneshe cult that doesn't know it's a Slaneshe cult yet. I actually like this idea more and more the more I think about it.
Forum: Vision of Heresy   05-10-12, 12:11 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,390
Posted By Col. Schafer
Seconded. If we are going to create a faction,...

Seconded. If we are going to create a faction, they are going to need to *feel* like a faction. Ideological consistency is going to be a big part of that. If we do not have a central ideal, we should...
Forum: Vision of Heresy   05-09-12, 04:27 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,390
Posted By Col. Schafer
I'm in this for the long haul. I probably wont...

I'm in this for the long haul. I probably wont post more than once a day outside of weekends (and right now there isn't all that much to say) but I'll be around.
Forum: Vision of Heresy   05-08-12, 05:57 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,390
Posted By Col. Schafer
I vote for Craftworld. I've already voiced my...

I vote for Craftworld. I've already voiced my concerns about this project devolving, and keeping ourselves grounded in one concept will help that. For the same reason, I'm strongly opposed to...
Forum: Vision of Heresy   05-07-12, 04:45 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,104
Posted By Col. Schafer
Oh hell, I completely missed this thread....

Oh hell, I completely missed this thread. :shok:The options seem good, anyway.
Forum: Wargaming News and 40k Rumors   05-06-12, 04:02 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,723
Posted By Col. Schafer
Oh, those are gorgeous! I will definitely be...

Oh, those are gorgeous! I will definitely be picking one or two packs up when I get the chance.
Forum: 40k Fluff   04-26-12, 04:51 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 5,202
Posted By Col. Schafer
That sounds really fun when you put it like that,...

That sounds really fun when you put it like that, but it runs serious risks of devolving. With so many different interests represented in the codex, everyone will be pulling the project in a...
Forum: 40k Fluff   04-25-12, 04:33 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 5,202
Posted By Col. Schafer
I'd change my vote from Loyalists to option...

I'd change my vote from Loyalists to option three. (I already said I'd change it to chaos, but It's still being counted as Loyalist in the poll I think)
Forum: 40k Fluff   04-24-12, 04:57 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 5,202
Posted By Col. Schafer
It's good to be back! :) My thoughts...

It's good to be back! :)



My thoughts exactly! It would give the project a really clear identity (not to mention one that's both badass and hilarious) while leaving us lots of room to stretch...
Forum: 40k Fluff   04-23-12, 04:34 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 5,202
Posted By Col. Schafer
I could certainly get behind the Eldar. If we...

I could certainly get behind the Eldar. If we wanted to make special characters for the mods, it would be a good way to go, from what little I know about the Eldar. While we're on the topic of Xenos,...
Forum: 40k Fluff   04-20-12, 04:48 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 5,202
Posted By Col. Schafer
Is Stella still around? I would love to see him...

Is Stella still around? I would love to see him give a squad "Favored Enemy: Space Marines" or even "Favored Enemy: GW" :laugh:
Forum: 40k Fluff   04-18-12, 04:36 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 5,202
Posted By Col. Schafer
When will the final decision be made on the...

When will the final decision be made on the faction for this project? Also, when will we start discussing the fluff for these guys? I'm interested in writing some, but I don't want to jump the gun...
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