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WH40K

Postby stubby » Fri Sep 20, 2013 2:31 pm

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Re: WH40K

Postby Zupponn » Fri Sep 20, 2013 2:59 pm

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Re: WH40K

Postby Tzan » Fri Sep 20, 2013 3:17 pm

That's a wonderful, life affirming story.
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Re: WH40K

Postby Silverdream » Fri Sep 20, 2013 4:29 pm

Reminds me of the LARPing story, but this is much better.
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Re: WH40K

Postby The Shadowscythe » Sat Sep 21, 2013 4:57 am

At last I know the full story behind that image - many thanks sire stubbs.
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Re: WH40K

Postby knolli » Sat Sep 21, 2013 3:38 pm

It's about a WH40K tournament. Of course they both play to win, not to have fun. Serves them right.  
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Re: WH40K

Postby Ben-Jammin » Mon Sep 23, 2013 7:18 am

This brightened my day immensely.

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Re: WH40K

Postby lorbaat » Thu Sep 26, 2013 10:22 am

Amongst the many reasons I recently completely gave up on 40K.

I went through a lull before, but came back to the game after a few years. This time I'm selling all my stuff on eBay.

I did manage to get a couple of really nice lenses out of it.
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Re: WH40K

Postby Whiteagle » Wed Oct 30, 2013 6:14 pm

This is why you go with Elysians...
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Re: WH40K

Postby Arkbrik » Tue Nov 05, 2013 1:30 pm

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Re: WH40K

Postby Zupponn » Tue Nov 05, 2013 6:06 pm

Well, he should have painted his backup.
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Re: WH40K

Postby Ben-Jammin » Wed Nov 06, 2013 10:40 am

Arkbrik wrote:Image


Looks like someone never made it past the deuterostome stage.
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Re: WH40K

Postby Kastrenzo » Mon Nov 11, 2013 5:19 am

I gave up on WH40K because it was too expensive,  I couldn't paint,  I couldn't find places that sold them,  I thought the rules were incredibly over-complicated,  and I had no one to play with.

Video games were enough.

So a group of us decided to make up our own rules, but it didnt change the fact that it was expensive, painting, hard to find.  etc.  
So we made up our own game with lego instead.  we all had plenty of that around

That was like 8 or 9 years ago mind you.
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Re: WH40K

Postby Natalya » Thu Nov 21, 2013 9:59 pm

I played two games of WH40K at Dragon*Con in I think 2006 or 2007.  Whatever.  The guys I played with wanted to win so hard that it wasn't any fun, they just wanted a crushing victory, not to play the game.  I never played again.

BrikWars is way more fun because you can roleplay the battle.  I want to build a massive detailed city for roleplaying online here, ideally once a week for a couple hours we all get in mibbit and y'all tell me where to move your characters and stuff.
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Re: WH40K

Postby Quantumsurfer » Fri Nov 22, 2013 9:28 am

Natalya wrote:BrikWars is way more fun because nobody really takes it too seriously.


I've visited a couple of GW tourneys.  What I saw there was more than enough to make me never, ever, want to participate.  So, instead, I play WH40K with friends, casually.  And I've had plenty of fun roleplaying with 40K battles in this way.  We don't have massive armies, we proxy like a motherfucker, and our main goal is just to have fun.  A friend and I even made up an RPG system which essentially used the 40K rules for combat.

We play a few other wargames too, collected over years and years, some out of print.  Just depends on the mood.
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