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Forum: 40k Fluff   08-02-09, 08:54 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,405
Posted By Red Geist
Even if you want to center the Chapter around the...

Even if you want to center the Chapter around the Dark Angels, if you want to create an original color scheme, pick a paint you use rarely or not at all that seems interesting to you, and base it...
Forum: Houserules and Homebrews   06-23-09, 02:46 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,559
Posted By Red Geist
Gue'seva Space Marines

My friend whom is a huge Tau player, is looking to verse me on a gaming table I will build over the summer months. We were also trying to come up with our own rules for it, and he wants Gue'seva Dark...
Forum: Space Marine Army Lists   06-10-09, 03:01 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,444
Posted By Red Geist
The player is a friend of mine and a beginner,...

The player is a friend of mine and a beginner, but he has a big army which he got off of another friend of mine that is rapidly expanding. It consists a Hive Tyrant and a painful amount of Warriors,...
Forum: Space Marine Army Lists   06-08-09, 10:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,444
Posted By Red Geist
All of the troops there are what I have as my new...

All of the troops there are what I have as my new Space Marines. So replacing troops is going to be hard.

The Plasma Cannons are risky, but the kill count they bring in is worth it.

The Master...
Forum: Space Marine Army Lists   06-07-09, 02:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,444
Posted By Red Geist
Anti-Tyranid Space Marines - 1950

Fate Breakers Space Marines (Alpha Company)
1950 Points

HQ
Chapter Master – 195 pts
-Artificer Armor and Iron Halo
-Relic Blade and plasma pistol
-digital weapons

ELITES
Forum: Homebrew 40k Fluff   06-07-09, 02:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 526
Posted By Red Geist
Each Marine is tought the ways of the Adeptus...

Each Marine is tought the ways of the Adeptus Mechanicus. The Space MArines of the Chapter have found more efficent ways to utilize the technology they have. Each Marine can repair their own armor...
Forum: Homebrew 40k Fluff   06-04-09, 09:45 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,449
Posted By Red Geist
Gulliman - Can I have the original (not a copy)...

Gulliman - Can I have the original (not a copy) Codex Astartes?
Forum: Scenery & Basing   06-04-09, 09:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 880
Posted By Red Geist
Where can I get such varnishes, I don't live in...

Where can I get such varnishes, I don't live in the UK, but can you tell me what type of store to get it at?
Forum: Homebrew 40k Fluff   06-04-09, 08:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 526
Posted By Red Geist
The Fate Breakers Space Marines

The origin of the Fate Breakers is a mystery and a well kept secret amongst their ranks. But they are hailed as humanity's comeback and heroes to scores of worlds who are now free of strife and...
Forum: Scenery & Basing   06-04-09, 08:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 880
Posted By Red Geist
Help needed for 40k City Table

For my 40k gaming table, I am using a flat 3' by 4' (.91m by 1.22m) Birch board as the base, and then created 1' by 1' (crap I closed the conversion tab) boards for each individual building.

When...
Forum: General 40k   03-09-09, 10:00 PM
Replies: 236
Views: 23,592
Posted By Red Geist
I can't believe I found this with the generator,...

I can't believe I found this with the generator, I came up with it on my own months ago for my chapter...

Battle Angels
Forum: Space Marine Army Lists   02-25-09, 09:57 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 293
Posted By Red Geist
Marines/Daemonhunters - 1460

This list is loosely based on Halo Wars, so I wanted to add a litle more Stormtroopers than Marines, but the small amount of infantry is due to the small amount of forces I have (right now). It needs...
Forum: Wargaming News and 40k Rumors   10-31-08, 10:29 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 7,042
Posted By Red Geist
Judging by the scope of the battles, perhaps the...

Judging by the scope of the battles, perhaps the player could control aircraft... They kept mentioning to the Thunderhawk in the trailer.

If the game is 3rd person, GW will most likely come up...
Forum: Wargaming News and 40k Rumors   10-31-08, 09:25 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 7,042
Posted By Red Geist
Look on youtube Xbox 360 game playing 3rd...

Look on youtube

Xbox 360 game playing 3rd person as a single Ultramarine. The combat system is supposed to keep you in control while switching camera views, they call it 'cinematic action' where...
Forum: Space Marine Army Lists   10-26-08, 12:38 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 380
Posted By Red Geist
And the expensive HQ? What will they do without...

And the expensive HQ? What will they do without the razorback?

I could only bring another Speeder as a Tornado with an Assault Cannon. And an anti-tank Dev Squad will probably replace the bikes. I...
Forum: Space Marine Army Lists   10-25-08, 10:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 380
Posted By Red Geist
Razorback doesnt have a twin-linked lascannon, it...

Razorback doesnt have a twin-linked lascannon, it has a lascannon and a tl plasma gun. And the Hunter-Killer on the Whirlwind is kinda useless. I can't fire any weapons after firing the Ordanance...
Forum: Space Marine Army Lists   10-25-08, 08:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 380
Posted By Red Geist
SM - Improved 2K List

After a few weeks of toiling and editing, I have made the third draft of the first company to my DIY Space Marine chapter. Please point out any flaws or typos, or what to do with the last thirty...
Forum: Space Marine Army Lists   10-15-08, 02:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 408
Posted By Red Geist
I would have left the extra armor out of the...

I would have left the extra armor out of the whirlwind, but it was wrecked by a charging squad of Plague Marines (It could have survived if it had extra armor and I had 26 extra points from the first...
Forum: Space Marine Army Lists   10-14-08, 09:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 408
Posted By Red Geist
Battle Angels - New 2000 pts list

I made a few changes to the list, and please comment on it, your opinions are needed. (My other list faired rather badly on Saturday)

HQ
Captain Archer – 180 points
-Uses profile of Chapter...
Forum: Modelling and Painting   10-07-08, 01:07 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,974
Posted By Red Geist
Rhino Extra Armor

How could I model Extra Armor on a Rhino/Razorback without green stuff or forge world peices? I tried (and failed) using spare tank doors, but I could really use some suggestions.
Forum: General 40k   10-05-08, 08:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 502
Posted By Red Geist
Why wait for a character when you can spend the...

Why wait for a character when you can spend the time to scratch build the model. I prefer to do this if the model is not going to be made, too expensive, or just crappy looking. But that is how I do...
Forum: General 40k   10-05-08, 05:58 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,005
Posted By Red Geist
I live in New Jersey, and for its small size the...

I live in New Jersey, and for its small size the GW stores are hard to get to. The store I live near used to be in a mall, very close to my house, but Nordstroms came to town and screwed with one of...
Forum: General 40k   10-05-08, 05:37 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 946
Posted By Red Geist
The Flamestorm cannons are short ranged, but you...

The Flamestorm cannons are short ranged, but you are only going to be able to use them if the squad inside will assault that turn. Put shooty weapons on top and it has a purpose every turn. Shoot...
Forum: General 40k   10-05-08, 05:26 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,775
Posted By Red Geist
Can you Master-Craft weapons given to Masters or...

Can you Master-Craft weapons given to Masters or Captains?
Forum: General 40k   10-05-08, 05:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 502
Posted By Red Geist
I saw the preview at Baltimore Games Day this...

I saw the preview at Baltimore Games Day this year. I saw they will make the Land Speeder Storm and the Ironclad Dreadnought. But they will not make Vulkan (I took the time to scratch build him...
Forum: General 40k   10-05-08, 05:04 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,775
Posted By Red Geist
I can't find it, but I am terrible at finding...

I can't find it, but I am terrible at finding things in plain sight so correct me when I state something wrong.

-Cannot Master-Craft weapons for anybody unless you take a Character who has the...
Forum: General 40k   10-05-08, 04:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,354
Posted By Red Geist
The Relictors augment Chaos Armor and weapons for...

The Relictors augment Chaos Armor and weapons for thier use. They are still quite loyal to the Emperor, but this use of enemy equipment is heresy to the Imperium. The only reason the Chapter is still...
Forum: General 40k   10-05-08, 02:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 517
Posted By Red Geist
I have been going to Baltimore Games Day since I...

I have been going to Baltimore Games Day since I started this hobby 3 years ago. I found the first two to be almost identical, but this most recent one was improved in content and organization. I...
Forum: 40k Tactics   10-05-08, 04:18 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,377
Posted By Red Geist
Not as expensive as Grey Knights, thier points...

Not as expensive as Grey Knights, thier points cost will stupify me till the day that the Inquisition codex arrives.

The Vanguard are awesome, no doubt about it. You just have to use them against...
Forum: Space Marine Army Lists   10-05-08, 03:31 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 287
Posted By Red Geist
Battle Angels - 2000 pts

With the new codex for the only army in 40k I play, here is one of four lists I am playing with. Each is a 2000 point list, kinda fluff based on three battle companies (the first company is divided...
Forum: Modelling and Painting   10-04-08, 02:40 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 324
Posted By Red Geist
The leather loincloth symbols are simple, simply...

The leather loincloth symbols are simple, simply fill in the symbol to make a hemispherical design. As for conversion purposes, my chapter is a mix of Imperial fists and a Dark Angels successor...
Forum: 40k Fluff   10-03-08, 11:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 569
Posted By Red Geist
The Index Astartes is still in print?

The Index Astartes is still in print?
Forum: Modelling and Painting   10-03-08, 10:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 324
Posted By Red Geist
Honor Guard

How would I turn Calgar's Honor Guard into a squad for a DIY chapter?
Forum: 40k Fluff   10-03-08, 10:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 569
Posted By Red Geist
Identity of the Primarchs

What do you think the Primarchs looked like, what was thier armaments of choice? Some Primarchs like Fulgrim or Sanguinus have a defined appearance, but what of Gulliman, Corax, Vulkan, and all the...
Forum: 40k Fluff   10-03-08, 02:26 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 18,876
Posted By Red Geist
Warhammer 40k was really meant as a futuristic...

Warhammer 40k was really meant as a futuristic version of Warhammer, not a depiction of the future. Some devices will not make as much sense as the rest of them.

Here is my understanding of SM...
Forum: 40k Fluff   09-29-08, 09:26 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 44,955
Posted By Red Geist
They say Blood Angels live longer because they...

They say Blood Angels live longer because they don't establish the lifespan of Marines to begin with. Since the only thing close to immortality is the ability to live indefinately. Blood Angels...
Forum: Houserules and Homebrews   09-29-08, 01:42 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 25,001
Posted By Red Geist
Sanguinus is the only guy with wings I think (you...

Sanguinus is the only guy with wings I think (you would know), but the jump pack tech was in its early days during the Horus Heresy. I bet Corax was the guy who came up with the idea of deploying...
Forum: Houserules and Homebrews   09-28-08, 02:14 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 25,001
Posted By Red Geist
Then the rules on the first page fit quite...

Then the rules on the first page fit quite nicely. But also, each Primarch would model the battle doctrine of the Chapter/Legion.

Some of the characters can be used to model the Primarchs...
Forum: 40k Fluff   09-28-08, 02:05 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 44,955
Posted By Red Geist
Space Marines have a larger lifespan then seven...

Space Marines have a larger lifespan then seven centuries. The real trick that allows them to do this is a combo of the genetic augmentations and the integration of thier power armor. I'd be willing...
Forum: 40k Fluff   09-27-08, 10:47 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,911
Posted By Red Geist
NY City Block - about 225-250 ft/ I wrote down...

NY City Block - about 225-250 ft/ I wrote down the scale in meters in the SM tank physics thread

If I met the Eldar, they'd probably send me right back with some sort of device.
Forum: 40k Fluff   09-27-08, 10:44 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 44,955
Posted By Red Geist
Space Marines use technology to expand thier life...

Space Marines use technology to expand thier life span and become immune to disease, so they are techincally not immortal. Chaos Space Marines use Daemon magic, so they are absolutely (that being the...
Forum: 40k Fluff   09-27-08, 10:30 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,748
Posted By Red Geist
Heavy Weapons can be resized, a Devastator Squad...

Heavy Weapons can be resized, a Devastator Squad Marine with a Lascannon has a weapon of much smaller size then the IG turret Lascannon. It is meant to show how powerful a SM really is. Such is the...
Forum: Houserules and Homebrews   09-27-08, 10:25 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 25,001
Posted By Red Geist
I'm not saying they rely on guns, but they do...

I'm not saying they rely on guns, but they do rely on swords. It's common knowledge that the sword is an extension of the arm. Just because you charge the blade with enough electricity to saute your...
Forum: Houserules and Homebrews   09-27-08, 10:07 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 25,001
Posted By Red Geist
This is a Science Fiction game, so even if a...

This is a Science Fiction game, so even if a Primarch is the equivalent of an earthbound god in HTH tussle, he needs armor, and he need a gun. Even some of the Daemons have guns.
But there is a...
Forum: 40k Fluff   09-27-08, 09:53 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,748
Posted By Red Geist
DOPE! I based the scale for a Land Raider on...

DOPE!

I based the scale for a Land Raider on a side to side comparison to a Baneblade, so either the Baneblade is undersized or a Land Raider isn't that long.

Must find Baneblade picture......
Forum: 40k Fluff   09-26-08, 09:58 PM
Replies: 228
Views: 31,996
Posted By Red Geist
True, Female Space Marines are impossible, and...

True, Female Space Marines are impossible, and there never will be a Female Primarch. It didn't happen, but it could have.

Say a Female Primarch was created, what would her abilities/weapons be?
Forum: Houserules and Homebrews   09-26-08, 12:53 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 25,001
Posted By Red Geist
I'll take a crack at it, and he has most of the...

I'll take a crack at it, and he has most of the abilities in the first post.

Rogal Dorn -Imperial Fists-
Points: 805 (Usable in games of 3000 or more pts.)

WS: 9
BS: 6
Str: 7
T: 9
W: 5
Forum: 40k Fluff   09-25-08, 11:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,833
Posted By Red Geist
Look in Apocalypse book contains DIRECT size...

Look in Apocalypse book

contains DIRECT size comparison
Forum: 40k Fluff   09-25-08, 11:06 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,748
Posted By Red Geist
1 NY City Block (North - South) = 250 ft/76.2 m ...

1 NY City Block (North - South) = 250 ft/76.2 m
Length of Land Raider = 38.1 m
Length of Baneblade = a little less than 200 ft/60.96 m (rechecked size)

Dreadnoughts are proportioned to normal...
Forum: 40k Fluff   09-25-08, 10:00 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,748
Posted By Red Geist
I will do the research and recreate the scales...

I will do the research and recreate the scales accordingly. I do apologize, when I went to London, the blocks were about the same length as the city I live in.
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