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Old 04 Jul 2004, 18:05   #1 (permalink)
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As any 40k players eventually do, Iím

trying to put a little originality into my army, which happens to be Tau. I love

the Tau army, and I love the models, but i am also intrigued a bit by the human

auxiliaries idea. I donít want to actually use them, instead give my army a theme

of being partially made up of them by using 20 Catachans as "Kroot", several

modified sergeants as Kroot hounds, and Ox from the Last Chancers as a Krootox. I

also, to make the human part of the army seem more important, want to modify a Leman Russ

Vanquisher, removing the lascannon up front, mounting Burst Cannons on the

sponsons, etc. I hoping to get a little input on this, does it seem unfluffy or

anything?
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Old 05 Jul 2004, 07:23   #2 (permalink)
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welcome to the forums. What are you

going to use th leman russ for?
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Old 06 Jul 2004, 00:58   #3 (permalink)
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Hmmm......on the face of it, it doesn't

seem unfluffy to me. I take it you'd be using VDR for the Leman Russ.

What's the background/storyline for your force?
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Old 06 Jul 2004, 07:55   #4 (permalink)
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That sounds a pretty cool idea to me!!! So

instead of a small regiment of humans your gonna have a whole hunter cadre of them. You

could come up with loads of fluff for that idea!!!
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.........Yeah thats a pretty cool idea......

upgrading guardsmen to have godly wepons......
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So are you going to have an entire army of

"Counts as" or are they actually going to have some Tau in there?
Having

the vanquisher float and act as a hammerhead might be interesting....
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