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Old 31 May 2009, 18:41   #1 (permalink)
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Default Tau Online Grand Summer Quiz Competition: Tyranids

TYRANID HIVE MIND QUIZ

Rules:
  • Quiz is open now until the 31 June 2009 at 12 Midnight GMT.
  • Answer the questions to the fullest. If your unsure of an answer, take a guess (or just leave blank)!
  • Submit your answers to Mage.

Questions

Easy Questions
These questions are worth 1 point each.
1. Where were Genestealers first encountered?
2. Where was Old One Eye released from?
3. Where was the death leaper first encountered?
4. Which was the first hive fleet encountered by the Imperium?
5. Which Massive Tyranid was first encountered on Miral Prime?
6. Name two alien races that, to all knowledge, are completely wiped out by the tyranids?
7. What did the Tau first attempt to do when the encountered the Tyranids?
8. In what stage of the invasion do the largest hive ships appear?
9. What bioships can operate independantly of the Hive fleet?
10. What is the species name given to the Lictor?

Hard Questions
These questions are worth 3 points each.
11. How many levels of Genestealer infection are there?
12. Name them.
13. What was the rogue Trader Hive Tyrant description changed too in later fluff publications?
14. What is the largest tyranid organism to have been encountered so far?
15. What planet did the Mantis Warriors fight against a Tyranid invasion, resulting in casualties of the second company?

Bonus Question
If this question is correct and all of the easy questions are answered correctly, it earns you a bonus of 5 points.
16. In the WD inaugural battle featuring the 4th edition Tyranid Codex, what is the name of the planet used?

Rewards
As you can see, there are 30 points up for grabs in the quiz!
  • If you get all 30 points, you get a Gold Quiz Seal.
  • If you get 24 points or more, you earn a Silver Quiz Seal.
  • If you get 18 points or more, you earn a Bronze Quiz Seal.
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Old 23 Jun 2009, 15:45   #2 (permalink)
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Default Re: Tau Online Grand Summer Quiz Competition: Tyranids

I just want to notify you of a recent change in the quiz timings:
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Attention! It seems that I have failed to grasp the concept of Summer thus we will really run the Quiz the entire Summer so the TOGSQC will only end at the end of August 31st.
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Old 28 Jun 2009, 12:37   #3 (permalink)
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Sent my entry in. I'll be lucky if I get Bronze. :P
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Old 08 Aug 2009, 22:31   #4 (permalink)
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The link in the first post is to the wrong person.

Fixed. ~Gada
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Old 09 Sep 2009, 00:41   #5 (permalink)
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Here are the answers:

Easy
1. Where were Genestealers first encountered?
A. Moon of Ymgarl

2. Where was Old One Eye released from?
A. Ice Packs of Calth
3. Where was the death leaper first encountered?
A. Medusa V

4.Which was the first hive fleet encountered by the Imperium?
A. Behemoth

5. Which Massive Tyranid was first encountered on Miral Prime?
A. Heirophant.
6. Name two alien races that, to all knowledge, are completely wiped out by the tyranids?
A. Squats, Zoats.

7. What did the Tau first attempt to do when the encountered the Tyranids?
A. Attempt to establish communication

8. In what stage of the invasion do the largest hive ships appear?
A. Consumption

9. What bioships can operate independantly of the Hive fleet?
A. Vanguard Droneships

10. What is the species name given to the Lictor?
A. Tyranicus Chameleo

Hard
11. How many levels of Genestealer infection are there?
A. 6

12. Name them.
A.Contagii, Maelignaci, Hybrid, True Hybrid, Primacii, Purii

13. What was the rogue Trader Hive Tyrant description changed too in later fluff publications?
A. Norn Queen

14. What is the largest tyranid organism to have been encountered so far?
A. Hive Ship

15. What planet did the Mantis Warriors fight against a Tyranid invasion, resulting in casualties of the second company?
A. Herodian IV
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Old 18 Sep 2009, 17:00   #6 (permalink)
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Mage, did anyone win a seal?
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Old 20 Sep 2009, 00:01   #7 (permalink)
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Zoats?
Not P.25 of the codex? Part of Hivefleet Collossus of M38 declared Xenos Horribilius and eradicated by the Imperium?
I would have gotten that one wrong, then...
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