pkbrennan wrote:Anyway, I am surprised no one has thought of how to bring this into the BrikVerse. Or at least, have not discussed any ideas here yet...
I mean, a meteorite strike could be just the thing to kick off a new Reconstruktion, bring in a new faction by chance, start the end of the world on some faction's planet, and so on like Bonn-o-Tron...
Dude I had two matriarchal army concepts based around Starship Troopers; The Tairin Federation and the Pseudo-Arachnid Empire.
Colette has brought up using 'Meteor Blitzkriegs' often enough, it's just that we don't usually use weapons of mass destruction because it takes away the possibility of a hand-to-hand, minifig to minifig Brikwar
pkbrennan wrote:Oh I expect the minifigs to be totally helpless against the meteorites. That's a given.
Hell, this is why my Droid Quad Fighter is a GIANT CLAW!
Why waste energy fighting when you can just chuck space debris at the enemy?
Bragallot wrote:I stumbled across that pic a while ago. I had a troop design for Federation troopers in mind too but I never got around to it (too expensive / parts were hard to find).
I had my own in LDD:
And here were my bugs:
Of course, now that I have the Galaxy Squad Mecha:
I'm thinking I'd be better off adapting it into a Tairin Federation Mech/Jet, use that series' bugs and maybe the newer Chima ones as the basis for the Psuedo-Arachnid Empire, and get an assload of Alien Conquest ADU guys to make the Mobile Infantry instead.