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Forum: Black Library Fiction   11-25-17, 11:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,312
Posted By Freakytah
I haven't read the HH in a bit, and I think the...

I haven't read the HH in a bit, and I think the last Salamanders book I read was Vulkan Lives...do you think I have to read Deathfire before this one? I didn't hear great things about that book.
Forum: Black Library Fiction   04-30-17, 11:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 949
Posted By Freakytah
Reading suggestions for someone who's been away a few years?

Hey everyone,

For a long period of time I read almost exclusively 40k related novels, but have stepped away in recent years after frustration with BL pricing, quality, etc. With 8th ed. looming,...
Forum: Black Library Fiction   06-12-15, 12:56 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 5,375
Posted By Freakytah
Yeah that whole site is getting very difficult to...

Yeah that whole site is getting very difficult to navigate. It's hard for me to tell what's new vs what's just repackaged shorts. The last HH novel I read was The Damnation of Pythos and I can't even...
Forum: Black Library Fiction   09-21-14, 06:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 847
Posted By Freakytah
I've been waiting for this to be released to the...

I've been waiting for this to be released to the rest of us, but $23.99 for an ebook? Their pricing is getting ridiculous...
Forum: Wargaming News and 40k Rumors   09-13-14, 05:19 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,442
Posted By Freakytah
That's what I was fearing. I was hoping to get a...

That's what I was fearing. I was hoping to get a free 11 terminators for my Salamanders!
Forum: Wargaming News and 40k Rumors   09-13-14, 02:30 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,442
Posted By Freakytah
Just pre-ordered it! Does anyone have an...

Just pre-ordered it!

Does anyone have an idea how difficult it would be to remove the chapter iconography from the minis? It would be cool if I could magenetize the bases and use them in my...
Forum: Wargaming News and 40k Rumors   09-09-14, 04:57 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,442
Posted By Freakytah
Awesome thanks for the info! I set a reminder for...

Awesome thanks for the info! I set a reminder for Saturday so I'll probably pre order as soon as possible. Are the minis the same size as normal terminators from a box? I'm guessing you'd want to...
Forum: Wargaming News and 40k Rumors   09-09-14, 12:20 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,442
Posted By Freakytah
There's been no hinting of an actual release date...

There's been no hinting of an actual release date right? It also sounds like the last one sold out fast; generally what are the odds of being able to purchase something like this before they're all...
Forum: Black Library Fiction   07-18-14, 02:51 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,336
Posted By Freakytah
Oh nice, thanks! I never seem to have any luck...

Oh nice, thanks! I never seem to have any luck navigating through their site these days...
Forum: Black Library Fiction   07-18-14, 12:45 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,336
Posted By Freakytah
I can't seem to find that release date anywhere...

I can't seem to find that release date anywhere online, other than November on Amazon. Is this still coming out soon?
Forum: Black Library Fiction   04-17-14, 04:07 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 27,789
Posted By Freakytah
I'd agree, except that crack is cocaine cut with...

I'd agree, except that crack is cocaine cut with baking soda so there's not really such a thing as "pure" crack. :P
Forum: Black Library Fiction   03-20-13, 02:20 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 576
Posted By Freakytah
Wow I guess no one else read it! Haha

Wow I guess no one else read it! Haha
Forum: Black Library Fiction   03-11-13, 11:05 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 576
Posted By Freakytah
Recent novel Commissar

Has anyone else on here read this yet? I saw the post for Fire Caste today and was glad I found it before I bought it...saved me 8 bucks!

Anyways, I did purchase Commissar by Andy Hoare a few...
Forum: New Member Introductions   09-14-12, 12:33 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 332
Posted By Freakytah
Welcome from a former Wisconsinite! WI=Wisconsin....

Welcome from a former Wisconsinite! WI=Wisconsin.

Are you a total 40k rookie? What interests ya, the books, games, minis, all of the above?
Forum: Black Library Fiction   09-12-12, 03:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,327
Posted By Freakytah
I don't have the link handy but there's another...

I don't have the link handy but there's another thread in this sub-forum that discusses that very question (half way down the first page).
Forum: 40k Fluff   09-11-12, 01:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,740
Posted By Freakytah
Or some sort of kevlarbody glove. Those are...

Or some sort of kevlarbody glove. Those are popular in BL novels.
Forum: Project Logs   09-09-12, 06:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 650
Posted By Freakytah
Unto the Anvil of War...Freakytah's Salamander update

Hey Everyone,

I'm starting in on another tactical squad so I have a legal army to try and play a few games with. I tried working in some previous suggestions to make these look better, and here's...
Forum: Black Library Fiction   09-07-12, 07:38 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 9,298
Posted By Freakytah
When I first read ADB's post I was like "how the...

When I first read ADB's post I was like "how the f do you know?!" Then I saw who said it and told myself to shutup.
Forum: Project Logs   08-24-12, 06:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,076
Posted By Freakytah
That is some awesome work! I love the...

That is some awesome work! I love the backbone/helmet on the standard bearer.
Forum: Project Logs   08-23-12, 10:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 650
Posted By Freakytah
Thanks for the comments and rep guys! Another...

Thanks for the comments and rep guys! Another Sallies army is always good, right? :)

@Varakir, ya know I completely noticed my missing detail work once I looked at the pics. I took a long break...
Forum: Project Logs   08-22-12, 12:02 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 650
Posted By Freakytah
Unto the Anvil of War...Freakytah's Salamander

Hi Everyone,

Here is my slowly growing Salamander army, most of the line units coming from the 3rd Battle Company. It has been a long slow process, mostly painting when I have the time as a side...
Forum: 40k Fluff   08-19-12, 06:13 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,059
Posted By Freakytah
I like the analogy that warp travel is like...

I like the analogy that warp travel is like traveling down a river. You can move much faster than on land (real space), but unforeseen rapids (warp storms) can seriously f your day up. Time in the...
Forum: 40k Rules Discussion   08-19-12, 06:01 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 896
Posted By Freakytah
Thanks! I'll try and post some pics of the rest...

Thanks! I'll try and post some pics of the rest of my small army in the painting section.
Forum: 40k Rules Discussion   08-18-12, 08:52 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 896
Posted By Freakytah
Thanks! I haven't worked with greenstuff yet but...

Thanks! I haven't worked with greenstuff yet but some cloaks would be sweet for veterans. Once I have a few more units under my belt I want to start trying out some modifications.

@clever handle...
Forum: 40k Rules Discussion   08-18-12, 07:14 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 896
Posted By Freakytah
Hey my first rep, thanks! Thanks for both the...

Hey my first rep, thanks! Thanks for both the comments. The Lucius Pattern is from forgeworld, right? Can you elaborate on what you mean by only using it once? I thought all drop pods were a one time...
Forum: 40k Rules Discussion   08-18-12, 07:04 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 896
Posted By Freakytah
My first squad is just a crummy sand base, but...

My first squad is just a crummy sand base, but the rest of the army will be done like this

http://i598.photobucket.com/albums/tt66/freakythaii/sergeant.jpg
Forum: 40k Rules Discussion   08-18-12, 05:49 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 896
Posted By Freakytah
Thanks! I'm not a huge fan of those bases either...

Thanks! I'm not a huge fan of those bases either but I don't have anywhere local to get plain ones. Maybe some day I'll break em off and work from scratch!
Forum: 40k Rules Discussion   08-18-12, 05:25 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 896
Posted By Freakytah
Sure thing (I'm about 95% done with it, still...

Sure thing (I'm about 95% done with it, still some detail work to be done as you can see). I've only painted less than 1000 points of units so far so I'm far from a pro painter. Any...
Forum: 40k Rules Discussion   08-18-12, 04:55 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 896
Posted By Freakytah
Cool thanks, I didn't realize they had a weapon....

Cool thanks, I didn't realize they had a weapon. Ijust finished painting an ironclad and a bunch of people mentioned that they're best used in pods. I was like damn now I gotta buy more stuff for it!...
Forum: 40k Rules Discussion   08-18-12, 04:29 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 896
Posted By Freakytah
Are drop pods required?

I'm sorry if this is the wrong area (please move it if it is). Are the actual drop pod models required to intoduce units on the field that are transported via drop pod? I'm still slowly building my...
Forum: 40k Fluff   08-15-12, 12:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,381
Posted By Freakytah
I'd expect the robes to look pretty similar to...

I'd expect the robes to look pretty similar to what we see in Dark Angels photos sans power armor, with designs/imagery dependant on the culture of the chapter. Some may be quite plain, resembling...
Forum: 40k Rules Discussion   08-15-12, 03:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 344
Posted By Freakytah
Cool thanks for the answers; I totally missed the...

Cool thanks for the answers; I totally missed the "Our Weapons Are Useless" bit. That makes more sense than moving away for free without risk.

The Ironclad has 13AV so I am guessing its safe...
Forum: 40k Rules Discussion   08-15-12, 02:32 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 344
Posted By Freakytah
Easy noob assault question

Sorry I'm sure this has been asked before but I'm failing to find the answer...

I'm trying to get the hang of the basics before I go play at a store and was wondering about assaults between an...
Forum: 40k Rules Discussion   08-14-12, 10:21 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,349
Posted By Freakytah
Cool thats not so far away. Nice, I'm working my...

Cool thats not so far away. Nice, I'm working my way through the rules but it's tough when I don't know anyone that plays. One of these days I'll have to head to Tower and see if someone will play...
Forum: 40k Rules Discussion   08-14-12, 12:40 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,349
Posted By Freakytah
Good call, I'll have to look out for that...

Good call, I'll have to look out for that whenever it comes out!
Forum: 40k Rules Discussion   08-13-12, 12:16 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,349
Posted By Freakytah
Cool thanks. I'll have to atart saving up for...

Cool thanks. I'll have to atart saving up for that expensive thing!
Forum: Black Library Fiction   08-12-12, 11:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,832
Posted By Freakytah
Yeah thanks, I knew the story was jumping back...

Yeah thanks, I knew the story was jumping back and forth but just couldn't figure out their time record keeping. Apparently only Alpha Legion knows!
Forum: 40k Rules Discussion   08-11-12, 08:47 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,349
Posted By Freakytah
Not to threqd-jack but I thought this may be a...

Not to threqd-jack but I thought this may be a decent place to ask. I've still never played the game and have been slowly reading and trying to understand the rules from a borrowed 5th edition. Is...
Forum: Black Library Fiction   08-11-12, 08:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,832
Posted By Freakytah
Alpha Legion and The Serpent Beneath

This is kind of a random question. I've looked around with no success on the answer so I figured I would ask everyone here.

How do you read/interpret the "elapsed time" language at the begining...
Forum: Black Library Fiction   08-07-12, 11:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,447
Posted By Freakytah
Spoilers I thought it was a good read as...

Spoilers

I thought it was a good read as well. The ending did come up out of nowhere though, I thought we would get at least a few chapters beyond the Scar.

What was the deal with the Letter...
Forum: Black Library Fiction   07-26-12, 10:58 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 848
Posted By Freakytah
Iron Guard

I saw this one come up on BL's "summer reading" and I was wondering if anyone has picked it up, or knows much about it. It isn't a short story, correct? I always scan their website when I'm bored...
Forum: Black Library Fiction   07-26-12, 04:41 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,754
Posted By Freakytah
Eisenhorn is an excellent choice, I often...

Eisenhorn is an excellent choice, I often recommend them to people who have no idea what 40k is.

The Ciaphas Cain series has a few books with 'nids in em. They are entertaining to read but are...
Forum: Black Library Fiction   07-25-12, 09:14 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,754
Posted By Freakytah
Lots of people hate on Kyme, but I enjoyed the...

Lots of people hate on Kyme, but I enjoyed the Salamander trilogy. Maybe because I have a Salamander army?

From your list I would probably go with Helsreach, but as others have said the Night...
Forum: 40k Fluff   07-24-12, 03:46 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,392
Posted By Freakytah
Yeah why go through all that trouble?! The way...

Yeah why go through all that trouble?! The way the entire Imperium chews through people I can't picture many military leaders caring about casualties. Strength in numbers is easier, and people are...
Forum: Black Library Fiction   07-23-12, 09:32 PM
Replies: 1,985
Views: 133,584
Posted By Freakytah
I'm half way through Lord of the Night while also...

I'm half way through Lord of the Night while also reading Priests of Mars...and I just got the first Necromunda omnibus in the mail. Too many things I want to read at once!
Forum: Black Library Fiction   07-23-12, 09:28 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 7,288
Posted By Freakytah
That, and for people like me that just briefly...

That, and for people like me that just briefly scanned the page and missed that it will be in the upcoming book. I was going to buy it, good thing I saw this post and realized I'm an idiot first! ...
Forum: 40k Fluff   06-12-12, 12:01 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 942
Posted By Freakytah
The book Imperial Glory hassome interesting...

The book Imperial Glory hassome interesting insight about orks if you dont mind reading something that isnt 100% from the orks perspective. It is a pretty entertaining IG book and quite a few...
Forum: Black Library Fiction   05-28-12, 04:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,008
Posted By Freakytah
Yeah I agree that the title is misleading since...

Yeah I agree that the title is misleading since there isn't much in there about Prospero burning. I'm not sure what to call it though.
Forum: Black Library Fiction   05-18-12, 03:18 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,334
Posted By Freakytah
If you like Chaos, I recommend the Night Lords...

If you like Chaos, I recommend the Night Lords trilogy. ADB is excellent
Forum: Black Library Fiction   05-17-12, 11:34 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,334
Posted By Freakytah
A word of caution, stay far far away from any 40k...

A word of caution, stay far far away from any 40k wikis if you want to stay completely in the dark about what legions fall to Chaos! Since it happens in the "past" any info you look up about...
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