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Old 15 Mar 2007, 12:23   #1 (permalink)
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I suppose this sort of thing has been posted before, but theres no harm in doing it again.
I figure tauonline attracts a myriad of different people, so its interesting to see what we're all like IRL. Hence this thread

Copy and paste, fill in, you know the drill.

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Main hobby interest(fluff, gaming, modelling, etc):
Other Hobbies:
Favourite writers:
Favourire Books:
Favourite movies:
Favourite music:
Favourite Aspect of Tauonline:

Guys, feel free to add more catagories, as these are just off the top of my head.

Heres mine;

Name: Ben
Age: 18
Nationality: Australian
Language: English, Indonesian
Occupation: Commission Painter(both models and actual paintings/murals)
Education: 1st Year University(Fine Arts - Painting Major)
Main hobby interest(fluff, gaming, modelling, etc): Modelling - primarily the synthesis of painting and conversion with the overall idea of 'an army' as a singular artwork.
Other Hobbies: I like a bit of sculpture.
Smoke?(faovurite): only weed, tobacco is far too cancerous for me
Drink?(favourites): Beers: xxxx bitter, caronas, tooheys extra dry, Spirits: either bundy rum or tequila of any variety
Favourire Books: Heart of Darkness, Hannibal Lecter series, The Hobbit
Favourite movies: Romero's zombie films, The Dark Crystal, Howl's Moving Castle, Pan's Labyrinthe, Muppets Treasure Island, Leprechaun 3, Starship Troopers, Akira.
Favourite music: metal, funk, stoner rock, punk, hard rock, reggae, doom metal, jazz, alternative, ska, psycho/rockabilly.
Heroes?: (these are mostly painters) Eric Fischl, Stewart Macfarlane, Rick Amor, Ricky Swallow
Favourite Aspect of Tauonline: Probably the overall community organisation - all the competitions in particular. I dont know any other board with quite the same atmosphere. Tauonline really does aim for 'the greater good'

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Old 15 Mar 2007, 12:52   #2 (permalink)
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Name: Jaakko
Age: 19
Nationality: Finn
Language: Finnish, Swedish, English
Occupation: Student
Education: Lukio (High School)
Main hobby interest(fluff, gaming, modelling, etc): Creating Codices
Smoke/Drink: Smoke only when drunk, Drink anything, mostly Dark Beer.
Heroes?: WWII Veterans...
Favourite writers: Tolkien, Väinö Linna, Antti Tuuri, Margaret Weis, Lehväslaiho, Robert Jordan, others...
Favourire Books: LOTR, Tuntamaton sotilas, Talvisota, Most of Dragonlances, The Wheel of Time, all From Lehväslaiho, etc...
Favourite movies:Talvisota(The Winter War), Tuntematon Sotilas(The Unknown Soldier) from 50's, Most of Jackie Chan, etc...
Favourite music: Ensiferum, Sonata Arctica, Finnish Folk Music, etc...
Favourite Aspect of Tauonline: Good members.

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Old 15 Mar 2007, 13:12   #3 (permalink)
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Name: Marco
Age: 22
Nationality: My mother's polish, my father's italian
Language: Italian, Polish, English, a bit of German and Latin
Occupation: Student
Education: I'm at university right now, studying filology and literature
Hobbies: Breathing, Drinking, Eating, Arschlochkeit, Music, Literature, Movies, Arts, Partying, Beer and Alcohol, Painting Miniatures, Roleplaying, and a lot of other stuff
Smoke: Yes
Drink: I like anything, but I mostly drink strong beer
Heroes: Artists, all kind of good and serious artists
Favourite music: Metal, mainly death and black
Favourite books: J.R.R.Tolkien, H.P.Lovecraft, R.E.Howard, A.Sapkowski, E.A.Poe, and others...
Favourite movie: Bram Stoker's Dracula
Favourite aspects of Tauonline: friendly members
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Old 15 Mar 2007, 13:23   #4 (permalink)
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Name: Matt
Age: 19
Nationality: English all the way
Language: English, with a smattering of French and German
Occupation: Production Assistant, Steel Fabrication Firm
Education: Years of High School (pointless...) 3 Years of College - National Diploma For IT Practitioners
Hobbies: Warhammer, Music, Partying
Smoke: Yes, but want to quit
Drink: Anything, Mainly Fosters, JD.
Heroes: I don't do heros.
Favourite music: Favourite is Gothic Metal (Nightwish, WT, Lacuna Coil
Favourite books: Blood And Chocolate, Geniveve, anything with decent werewolves or vampires, too many to list.
Favourite movie: Blood And Chocolate, anything with decent werewolves or vampires, again, too many really.
Favourite aspects of Tauonline: friendly members, and the members I interact with regulaly, they all rock!
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Old 15 Mar 2007, 13:25   #5 (permalink)
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name: bloodied fangs
age: 21
nationality: australian
language: english, bad english, drunken english
occupation: retail salesperson
education: 3rd year uni student
hobbies: dnd, painting miniatures, music
smoke: a little too much...just ciggies tho. don't much like weed
drinks: whenever i get a chance. i spend a lot of time at our uni bar...prefer scotch, tequila or beer, but i'll drink vodka, absinthe, gin, chartreuse...actually, most things. favourite beers are carlton and coopers
heroes: myself...oh, and james bond in his sean connery days, plus spike
favourite books: just about anything by terry pratchett, and simon r green's deathstalker series
favourite movie: sin city
favourite music: ummm...nick cave, tool, queens of the stone age...i'd keep on going, but it'd fill up too much space
favourite aspect of TO: hardcore pornography...aka the social aspect
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Old 15 Mar 2007, 14:36   #6 (permalink)
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Name: Rob
Age: 17
Nationality: English
Language: English, Spanish
Occupation: Student
Education: In college
Main hobby interest(fluff, gaming, modelling, etc): Gaming, fluff
Smoke/Drink: Don't smoke, drink mainly spirits.
Heroes?: Anyone who I feel has an impact on my life.
Favourite writers: Tolkien, Dan Abnett are my 2 favourites
Favourire Books: LOTR, Gaunt's Ghosts, Double eagle, Riders of the Dead
Favourite movies:Far too many to list. Any action/comedy type really and a bit of horror/thriller too.
Favourite music: Metal. Iron Maiden, Dragonforce, Hammerfall, Manowar, Elvenking, Skyclad, Finntroll, Nightwish, Within Temptation etc.
Favourite Aspect of Tauonline: Community feeling.
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Old 15 Mar 2007, 14:40   #7 (permalink)
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Name: Sarah
Age: 15
Nationality: irish
Language : French and english!
Occupation: Student
Education: Highschool
Main hobby interest(fluff, gaming, modelling, etc): singing
Smoke/Drink: No
Heroes?: Me? Chris
Favourite Aspect of Tauonline : The many many different people.
Friends: Sarah, lynn, Chris, Manley, Hankin, Jonny, jony, steven, rob, john, hibbo, mike, miki...
I want your love, I want your revenge...

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Old 15 Mar 2007, 14:52   #8 (permalink)
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Name: Tom
Age: 15
Nationality: English
Religion: Christian
Language: English, some French
Occupation: Student
Education: highschool/secondry school (depending on were you are from)
Main hobby interest(fluff, gaming, modelling, etc): Yes, and karate
Smoke/Drink: nope
Heroes?: Don't know
Favourite Aspect of Tauonline: The warm fuzzy community feeling
Favourite authors: Tolkein, Antony Horrowitz, Eoin Colfer, Malorie Blackman
Favourite books: Any by the above authors (and angles & Demons)
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Old 15 Mar 2007, 16:16   #9 (permalink)
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Name: lee
Age: 18
Nationality: British
Language: English
Occupation: None
Education: 6th form
Main hobby interest(fluff, gaming, modelling, etc): modelling
Smoke/Drink: don't smoke - tis bad. Drink? occasionally
Heroes?: errm
Favourite Aspect of Tauonline: i can learn stuff about 40k without looking like a total retard in the middle of the store
Favourite authors: david eddings
Favourite books: Behelliom, belgariad, mallorean.

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Old 15 Mar 2007, 17:56   #10 (permalink)
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Name: Anton (Yes its my real name!)

Age: 16

Nationality: British (But i'm half Dutch too)

Language: English

Occupation: I work part time at my Dad's Restaurant

Education: I'm in Yr11, and I'll be in 6th Form next year

Hobbies: 40k Obviously, I may look into Fantasy and Necromunda. I love painting and modelling and I always want to excel myself and improve my painting & modelling skills, oh and I'm a Gears of War fanatic!

Smoke/Drink: Nope

Heroes: Simon Pegg, Nick Frost, Bill Bailey, Dylan Moran, Peter Kay and Commissar Ciaphas Cain

What I like about TO: It has taught me so much in such little time, and as I constantly want to improve, TO and its members are always there for me. And the Community spirit here is one in a million.

Favorite Films: Hot Fuzz, Borat, Starship Troopers, Zulu, Doom, Pitch Black, Chronicles of Riddick, Waynes World 1 & 2... The list goes on...

Favorite Books: Well I've only really read 40k books, but my favorites are definitely the Commissar Ciaphas Cain books.

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