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Discussion in 'PanOceania' started by barakiel, Aug 4, 2018.

  1. Golem2God

    Golem2God Just a Kooky Kumotail serving others.

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    :fearful::scream:I would say so.
     
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  2. andre61

    andre61 Well-Known Member

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    Do anyone have an ideal of the silhouette size of the Helot?
     
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  3. eciu

    eciu Easter worshiper

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    S2 ? Doesn't look like S3, and almost sure is not S1.
     
  4. andre61

    andre61 Well-Known Member

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    Thanks!
     
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  5. Gera

    Gera Well-Known Member
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    is there a pic of HRL render floating around?
     
  6. daboarder

    daboarder Force One Commander
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    low res versioncourtesy of my mates on the Toy Soldier Imports facebook page
     
  7. MikeTheScrivener

    MikeTheScrivener O-12 Peace Kepper

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    I hope we're all blown away and they're S5 monsters
     
  8. Golem2God

    Golem2God Just a Kooky Kumotail serving others.

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    Fish Hulk-Men Smash?! Interesting idea but I don't think that will happen. They look to be human sized (S2) or slightly smaller (S1).
     
  9. MikeTheScrivener

    MikeTheScrivener O-12 Peace Kepper

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    I know :(
    I'd be surprised if they were S1, as their rage is cited as something to be afraid of
     
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  10. Golem2God

    Golem2God Just a Kooky Kumotail serving others.

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    That could translate into the berserk or a similar battle crazy rule for the unit. Still I hope to be surprised when the profiles are revealed.
     
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  11. derbrizon

    derbrizon Well-Known Member

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    Or more frenzy that gets cancelled by linked teams :/

    I really Llike the idea of them being very big but maybe somewhat ordinary trooper stats
     
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  12. AdmiralJCJF

    AdmiralJCJF Heart of the Hyperpower
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    Well, there are already several rules which allow for a unit to have two different profiles.

    There's nothing at all stopping one of those profiles being Irregular and/or Impetuous while the other is not.

    But I hope they don't add yet another pointless unique rule to do the exact same thing.
     
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  13. Golem2God

    Golem2God Just a Kooky Kumotail serving others.

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    That is the last thing PanO needs right now.
     
  14. barakiel

    barakiel Echo Bravo Master Sergeant
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    They're supposed to have camo, so I wouldn't count on any kind of linkability if they do indeed get Frenzy.
     
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  15. Golem2God

    Golem2God Just a Kooky Kumotail serving others.

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    Really? I didn't hear about that. Has a CB staff member said something about Helots having camo?
     
  16. Judge Dredd

    Judge Dredd Well-Known Member
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    I believe Bostria said so during the Gencon announcement
     
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    colbrook Black Fryer

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  18. barakiel

    barakiel Echo Bravo Master Sergeant
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    You bet. Bostria mentioned it in the warcor meet-and-greet, and again during the Saturday seminar. Mentioning it twice makes me think it's more than a misspeak or a mistake.
     
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  19. Golem2God

    Golem2God Just a Kooky Kumotail serving others.

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    True. Saying it more than once gives the idea more credence. Does this mean that Helots won't be a linked troop? Or perhaps becoming the first linked camo troop in Infinity history?
     
  20. kanluwen

    kanluwen Well-Known Member

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    It would be just Bostria's style to say "camo", knowing that to players "camo" means marker status--but remember that "Mimetism" is skilled as CH: Mimetism.

    We've got Mimetism link teams right now.
     
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