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Old 03 Apr 2006, 00:57   #1 (permalink)
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So I started filing away mold lines on my Vespid, and so this is the first time I've had a really good close look at them. Now for those of you lucky (or rich) enough to posses some of these minis.. have a look at them.

What do you suppose that little thing hanging from their belt is? every model has one, but not in the same spot, lending to believe its some sort of equipment.... so why, do you think... does it look like a Tyranid Ripper curled up like a hand grenade??

;D Sure, I know its just equipment, like a canteen or so, but the armadillo scaling of that particular gizmo is a little different from the spikey seashell carapace of the Vespid, and a lot more, as I said, Tyranid ripper looking.....

not a truly serious post, just wondering everyone elses opinion of what maybe it could be. Personally, Id get a kick out of "Hibernating Ripper Hand Grenades".. just poke it right 'here', and for gawds sake throw it quick!! ;D
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Old 03 Apr 2006, 02:28   #2 (permalink)
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;DOlol. I can imagine it, the Marine seargent is like "Avenge our brothers! Chaaaarge!!" and then a Ripper hits him in the face... Oww.

"If about to be assulted, Vespids throw things at the enemy, like a stone or an enraged Ripper"

Oooh. That's sig-worthy.
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Old 03 Apr 2006, 06:02   #3 (permalink)
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well...when a daddy vespid loves a mummy vespid...hehehehe
genetals maybe. hehehe
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Old 03 Apr 2006, 06:10   #4 (permalink)
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It's a Gameboy, hands down.
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Old 03 Apr 2006, 06:12   #5 (permalink)
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Vespid = Wasp
Tyranids = Bug

Allies? I think the question should be why not! I mean, "borrowing" some rippers is ok if it serves the Tau'v... oops, Emper... oops, C'ta... Hivemi... Warbo... damn, who do we follow? Cheese is our leader![size=1pt][/sarcasm][/size]
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i agree with Tyrehire game boy all the way lol ;D
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Old 03 Apr 2006, 12:46   #7 (permalink)
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They have pants? Wherer is thwe belt?

Can't see it.
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Old 03 Apr 2006, 17:06   #8 (permalink)
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I know what it is.......................... it's there new PSP :P
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Old 03 Apr 2006, 17:35   #9 (permalink)
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Why oh why can't Vespid take photon grenades? This would be handy as they will almost always be assaulted after they shoot.

As for what it is ... His baby, his wife told him to take him some where ... so he did >

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Old 03 Apr 2006, 17:56   #10 (permalink)
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no no no, the trick with vespids is to actually charge after you shoot. if you are lucky you will hold out in teh combat, if not, then you will run. If you can hold out, then you will run in teh opponents turn...

but you do want to run... that way you can fall back away from teh enemy... 3D6" over and past terrain before regrouping and then coming back at the enemy for a second go! this works really well once you field 8/9 models and also have an ethereal on the board!

try it out... it takes some getting used to... but once you have the knack for it, you will own!

oh, and as for the gribbly thing...

its an alien mars bar
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