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Forum: Modelling and Painting   11-10-13, 06:06 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 845
Posted By SavageConvoy
Started with a deep blue over the gems then...

Started with a deep blue over the gems then lighter blues. Some of them also had black added on the dark end if the blue wasn't dark enough.

The water is just three layers of cork to make the...
Forum: Modelling and Painting   11-10-13, 04:48 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 845
Posted By SavageConvoy
In all honesty the skulls didn't come out the way...

In all honesty the skulls didn't come out the way I was hoping they'd look. It's something I'll probably get back to eventually, but I was having difficulties deciding what exactly to go with and...
Forum: Modelling and Painting   11-10-13, 12:23 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 845
Posted By SavageConvoy
959940521 It's been a while, but here's the...

959940521
It's been a while, but here's the wraithguard for the serpent.
Forum: Modelling and Painting   10-28-13, 11:08 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 845
Posted By SavageConvoy
Thanks a lot. Truthfully I never actually liked...

Thanks a lot. Truthfully I never actually liked the Eldar models until I started noticing that most pictures I've seen only show about 1/3 of the stone bumps actually painted. Just putting a bit more...
Forum: Modelling and Painting   10-28-13, 05:06 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 845
Posted By SavageConvoy
First completed Waveserpent

I've been gone from Heresy for a while and haven't gotten a chance to show what I've been working on. I started collecting Eldar a bit to go along with my Tau as well as a few Iron warrior that I...
Forum: Wargaming News and 40k Rumors   03-15-13, 06:30 AM
Replies: 368
Views: 26,403
Posted By SavageConvoy
From what the rumors hint at it looks like Tau...

From what the rumors hint at it looks like Tau will be a terrible stand alone army, but a great unit to bring as allies.

So I'm considering this another mini release for C:SM.
Forum: Modelling and Painting   11-16-12, 04:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 596
Posted By SavageConvoy
Yeah, I just moved to the desert and haven't set...

Yeah, I just moved to the desert and haven't set up a good light box yet. So I just snapped a few quick pictures. The wash does dull the metals out quite a bit, but the sun really makes it shine more...
Forum: Modelling and Painting   11-16-12, 04:08 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 596
Posted By SavageConvoy
I haven't had a chance to repost all my pics of...

I haven't had a chance to repost all my pics of my Tau, but the color is silver, black and blue with ice bases.

So for allies I went with Iron warriors with lava bases.

Here is my hellbrute...
Forum: General 40k   08-28-12, 04:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 682
Posted By SavageConvoy
Well put. The main disadvantages Stealth Suits...

Well put. The main disadvantages Stealth Suits has always been their price and lack of firepower. Using Seeker missiles is tacking on extra points to an already expensive unit and even then the...
Forum: Wargaming News and 40k Rumors   08-03-12, 03:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,737
Posted By SavageConvoy
On models like this, I prefer the bluntness on...

On models like this, I prefer the bluntness on weapons. They will be cutting through enemies and armor with sheer strength, so a fine edge isn't needed.

I think they look very good though. A fine...
Forum: Wargaming News and 40k Rumors   07-30-12, 07:51 PM
Replies: 360
Views: 70,753
Posted By SavageConvoy
There was a book where the White Scars had to...

There was a book where the White Scars had to fight psychic Kroot. The Kroot got the power from eating Eldar.

The only change I want to see for Kroot is them getting better technology instead of...
Forum: Wargaming News and 40k Rumors   07-25-12, 08:58 PM
Replies: 360
Views: 70,753
Posted By SavageConvoy
You really think that out of ALL the units in the...

You really think that out of ALL the units in the game. GW would look at Kroot and be like "THAT! That F**king Unit! I want everyone to have access to it, now!"

It's also kinda silly that they...
Forum: Wargaming News and 40k Rumors   07-25-12, 08:49 PM
Replies: 360
Views: 70,753
Posted By SavageConvoy
They are useless right now, but I don't think...

They are useless right now, but I don't think when a new codex comes around they'd just move them to a merc' dex or what have you. I mean thats just more absurd that you'd have to take units that...
Forum: Wargaming News and 40k Rumors   07-25-12, 05:29 PM
Replies: 360
Views: 70,753
Posted By SavageConvoy
I love hearing new rumors, but this one doesn't...

I love hearing new rumors, but this one doesn't sit right with me.

1.) gives out a lot of identifying notes. (play tester & Copy/paste personal email response)
2.) Mentions that we get new...
Forum: Modelling and Painting   07-17-12, 12:34 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 581
Posted By SavageConvoy
I could swear I've seen that exact model before....

I could swear I've seen that exact model before. Custom XV-9 with a shield and plasma rifle to represent one of the Forgeworld Special characters. Though the character was in an XV-8.

I remember...
Forum: Wargaming News and 40k Rumors   07-13-12, 05:07 PM
Replies: 360
Views: 70,753
Posted By SavageConvoy
I'm glad to hear Tau rumors, but sad I won't get...

I'm glad to hear Tau rumors, but sad I won't get Psychic Kroot.
Forum: Wargaming News and 40k Rumors   07-13-12, 04:26 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 7,877
Posted By SavageConvoy
When I read the article I was rolling my eyes...

When I read the article I was rolling my eyes when I saw an "Imperial Anti-Tank Flyer"
But then I saw that SOB get it, and I was happy again. Bout time they got some love.
Forum: Wargaming News and 40k Rumors   07-13-12, 02:28 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 7,877
Posted By SavageConvoy
I thought it was a flying version of a Tau...

I thought it was a flying version of a Tau Piranha first. Running out of ideas Imperium?
Forum: Modelling and Painting   07-13-12, 02:24 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 911
Posted By SavageConvoy
So I've decided to try my hand at making some...

So I've decided to try my hand at making some conversions. This is what I have so far and still have a lot of work ahead. Always looking for advice.
So I made resin replacements since I don't know...
Forum: General 40k   07-13-12, 02:21 AM
Replies: 58
  Poll: 6th too H:FY?
Views: 3,546
Posted By SavageConvoy
I hated the part about "The Greatest Threat" ...

I hated the part about "The Greatest Threat"
But I just let it slide that it was probably some metaphor for fear and confusion.

I just want a slim book with rules. "How do I handle a multi...
Forum: General 40k   07-03-12, 02:37 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,279
Posted By SavageConvoy
My only complaint about allies is that not all...

My only complaint about allies is that not all armies are made equal. Stacking two high end armies together, no matter how fluffy or well painted, will not bode well for the mono army or army of two...
Forum: General 40k   06-30-12, 04:12 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 10,214
Posted By SavageConvoy
Tau Target Locks now have no Effect. Stealth...

Tau Target Locks now have no Effect.
Stealth suits get a buff, but still aren't worth taking.
I can't garuntee Crisis suits can leave LOS. I know on average it's a buff, but Idont want a random...
Forum: General 40k   06-29-12, 11:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 614
Posted By SavageConvoy
What I was getting at is that the twin linked...

What I was getting at is that the twin linked missile pods and BSF are great I personally think that the extra shot volume from plasma rifles might beat them out now. Mostly because termies will be...
Forum: General 40k   06-29-12, 08:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 614
Posted By SavageConvoy
And I actually laughed when they posted the...

And I actually laughed when they posted the videos where the guy said Firewarriors are going to be threatening with their 30" range. Doing quick math it's easy to see there is nowhere to really run...
Forum: General 40k   06-29-12, 07:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 614
Posted By SavageConvoy
I don't know how 12 expensive troops with little...

I don't know how 12 expensive troops with little options in an expensive transport with almost no real weaponry are going to "create havoc"

With the change in 6th though I don't know what will...
Forum: General 40k   06-13-12, 09:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 739
Posted By SavageConvoy
What if the Dreadnoughts just drag the drop pods...

What if the Dreadnoughts just drag the drop pods in from reserve?

I haven't seen them being used yet, but I'm not sure how beneficial the escort rule is. Most of the people I play don't really put...
Forum: Houserules and Homebrews   06-13-12, 07:32 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,315
Posted By SavageConvoy
The original idea was to alter the existing rules...

The original idea was to alter the existing rules slightly. Gun drones are a very underperforming Fast Attack slot because they have a mediocre stat line and only the wargear is twin-linked pulse...
Forum: Houserules and Homebrews   06-12-12, 08:30 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,315
Posted By SavageConvoy
Now I'm thinking it may be more fun if I made it...

Now I'm thinking it may be more fun if I made it a bit more random.

Maybe making the point cost for the SC be 175 and it must deepstrike in from reserves. When it enters play it gets 2d6 gun...
Forum: Wargaming News and 40k Rumors   06-12-12, 05:12 PM
Replies: 840
Views: 60,217
Posted By SavageConvoy
To me it's a concern when I have an army (as in...

To me it's a concern when I have an army (as in my only army because I don't want another one just yet and I spent a lot of time and money to build up this one) may be completely unfieldable UNLESS...
Forum: Wargaming News and 40k Rumors   06-12-12, 03:47 PM
Replies: 840
Views: 60,217
Posted By SavageConvoy
I'm just making that assumption because they made...

I'm just making that assumption because they made Cards for the magic in Fantasy. Not wargear, common weapons, USR, infantry types, but Magic. Why? Because that's what it all ended up revolving...
Forum: Wargaming News and 40k Rumors   06-12-12, 03:31 PM
Replies: 840
Views: 60,217
Posted By SavageConvoy
But they are coming out with a card pack and...

But they are coming out with a card pack and Psychic power book. As a Tau player I'm considerably worried about how much Psychic powers are going to come into play. Especially if they are using the...
Forum: Houserules and Homebrews   06-12-12, 02:24 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,315
Posted By SavageConvoy
I know it's just a gundrone. But I love them and...

I know it's just a gundrone. But I love them and it makes me sad that I never get to run them anymore.
Forum: Houserules and Homebrews   06-12-12, 02:36 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,315
Posted By SavageConvoy
Well I leave out an explanation for the sole...

Well I leave out an explanation for the sole purpose of being able to plug and play your own reason why the drone acts oddly. Chaos influence, virus, damage, or even Eldrad just trolling the Tau...
Forum: Houserules and Homebrews   06-11-12, 03:39 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,315
Posted By SavageConvoy
And we see what can happen to fluff on out dated...

And we see what can happen to fluff on out dated codex. And yes the SC drone is going above and beyond what drones are supposed to do fluff wise, but I can point out several SC that do the...
Forum: Houserules and Homebrews   06-11-12, 10:08 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,315
Posted By SavageConvoy
Then why is there an entry for gun drones...

Then why is there an entry for gun drones operating independently in the FA slot with no controller in sight? Also the key part is that it's a SC that is controlling the other drones. And when...
Forum: Houserules and Homebrews   06-11-12, 12:13 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,315
Posted By SavageConvoy
Tau Special Character

Never did one of these, thought I'd give it a try.

Character: Gun Drone Serial Number AR-TMS

Background: Gun Drone AR-TMS (Artemis) was discovered on a frozen world in the outskirts of Tau...
Forum: Wargaming News and 40k Rumors   06-06-12, 08:07 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,651
Posted By SavageConvoy
I suggest the name of Chubbs McOgretits. in...

I suggest the name of Chubbs McOgretits.

in all seriousness, the comments made are to be expected. The model is well made, but simple. Many even stated that the model is a good base to build up...
Forum: Off Topic   06-05-12, 08:40 PM
Replies: 6,811
  Sticky: Picture War!!!
Views: 546,786
Posted By SavageConvoy
He was cooler as a baby 959935332

He was cooler as a baby
959935332
Forum: Wargaming News and 40k Rumors   06-05-12, 08:31 PM
Replies: 840
Views: 60,217
Posted By SavageConvoy
Great. Now somebody is going to make Hipster...

Great. Now somebody is going to make Hipster Marines.
They were loyal before the Emperor was GOD!
Forum: Modelling and Painting   06-04-12, 09:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 911
Posted By SavageConvoy
I thought the same thing right before I actually...

I thought the same thing right before I actually put the blood down. I've never seen any reference to Tau blood and then I remembered the Space Marine game with the red blooded Orks and threw all of...
Forum: Modelling and Painting   06-03-12, 02:23 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 911
Posted By SavageConvoy
Thanks for the advice! These are my last three...

Thanks for the advice! These are my last three suits and new basing tests. As always comments and constructive criticism are welcome!
Forum: Modelling and Painting   05-28-12, 01:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 911
Posted By SavageConvoy
The bases are something that I have been...

The bases are something that I have been tinkering around with. It's hard to tell from the picture but the rocks are actually a dusted glass, so with a bit of snow comes off looking like ice. I'm...
Forum: Modelling and Painting   05-28-12, 03:19 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 911
Posted By SavageConvoy
Thanks for the advice and praise. The devilfish...

Thanks for the advice and praise. The devilfish is brings mixed feelings for me. It was one of models I assembled. It took me a while to get the old paint off and I guess I rushed the repaint. It's...
Forum: Modelling and Painting   05-28-12, 12:33 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 911
Posted By SavageConvoy
Latest Attempt at Painting

This is my latest completed projects. The first is a Devilfish that I had for a while. I decided to strip and repaint the model. I tried giving it a bit more aggressive look to it, and plan on doing...
Forum: Wargaming News and 40k Rumors   05-25-12, 01:18 AM
Replies: 136
Views: 12,424
Posted By SavageConvoy
Or just take it as if it's not an Ultramarine...

Or just take it as if it's not an Ultramarine then they couldn't care less about giving it any coverage.
Forum: 40k Rules Discussion   05-24-12, 05:57 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,244
Posted By SavageConvoy
I would agree. But I tend to think of everything...

I would agree. But I tend to think of everything from a rule lawyering perspective. Just because it's what you have to prepare for and expect. I was never one for the school of thought of "Intended"...
Forum: 40k Rules Discussion   05-24-12, 05:33 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,244
Posted By SavageConvoy
So I'm a bit confused on this. They basically say...

So I'm a bit confused on this. They basically say "We forgot to include it in the rules. And we really can't be bothered to answer. Generally, no you may not."

That's not really a definite no. And...
Forum: Wargaming News and 40k Rumors   05-24-12, 04:41 PM
Replies: 136
Views: 12,424
Posted By SavageConvoy
My ONLY complaint is the underslung guns on the...

My ONLY complaint is the underslung guns on the storm talon. Now here's why. The small craft has no landing struts except two. Those are attached directly to the main guns. The gun is also on a pivot...
Forum: Wargaming News and 40k Rumors   05-08-12, 12:16 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 5,792
Posted By SavageConvoy
And I like to think negative comments help the...

And I like to think negative comments help the business become better. If the people at CHS sees that nobody is ordering the items they would just assume nobody wants Tau bits or it's not popular. If...
Forum: Wargaming News and 40k Rumors   05-07-12, 11:42 PM
Replies: 360
Views: 70,753
Posted By SavageConvoy
And apparently CHS is starting to make Tau bits....

And apparently CHS is starting to make Tau bits. They posted up about making replacement heads for the suits.
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