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Repel all Boarders Edition

Talk about botes, bote based wargaming and RPGs, and maybe even a certain bote based vidya that tickles our autism in just the right way.

Games, Ospreys and References (Courtesy of /hwg/)
https://www.mediafire.com/folder/lx05hfgbic6b8/Naval_Wargaming

Models and Manufacturers
https://pastebin.com/LcD16k7s

Rule the Waves
https://mega.nz/#!EccBTJIY!MqKZWSQqNv68hwOxBguat1gcC_i28O5hrJWxA-vXCtI

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How does the Surcouf and other cruiser subs perform in RtW?
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>>59908444

They don't because they're not modeled. There are only four sub types in game...Early Coastal, Coastal, Medium, and Minelaying and other than their reliability which goes up as you research, you don't get to affect them at all.
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>>59907093
drills to repel boarders with boarding pikes. presumably the guy stabbing high is trying to get a guy who's swinging on a rope.
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>here's your fantasy football player, bro
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>>59911646
Yeah, it seems the most straightforward way to start.

What do you think of 2 Warriors, 9 Beastmen and 4 RR though?
Sacrifices early hitting power a bit, though you can still get 3 S4 blocks with a Blitzing beastman, but means you'll get that extra reroll, which could be pretty important early on.
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>>59911697
Nah sacrificing two STR 4 AGI ball carriers and bruisers is too much of a loss. Even if you're not going down the meta murder path, you'll want the muscle the Warriors provide. Like I made a slannesh team (Long legs, leap extra arms, claw, speed over raw power, etc, etc.) and all of the fuckers got dodge somehow. Beautiful nearly invincible men of the Prince.

Right up until a Necro team showed up. Fuck werewolves
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>>59911685
The 4 Blitzer, 1 Ogre build can easily add in a catcher. I too felt like >>59911685 but when I added a catcher I now can't play without one. You pretty much treat them as back fielder assisters on defense, they can get to places where even the blitzers may have issue with, with +1 MV and dodge they are a lot safer to use.

Also on defense if you somehow sack the carrier, a catcher is essentially your "elf" to grab the ball and leg it up field. On offense they are brilliant for splitting up enemy bashers defense. Break a hole open and send a catcher up field, the opponent will get at least 1 player back or two. This gives you a huge positional advantage and with the discount in their cost, they're more than worth it.
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Who are considered the best 5 stars in the game?

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>>>RULES<<<


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Artists and Artists-to-Be:

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Next thread has to be Lidda Proudchest Edition. No excuses.
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>>59868637
bump.
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>>59858860
Bumping, anybody?
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Bump.
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testing

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What's are some good creatures to fill a desert region with? Sandworms? Land Octopuses? Sarlacc pitts? Dust tornadoes? Giant crabs?
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>Make it so that the sand is literally alive.
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Myguy
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>>59910547
they did it for the hats
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The sun
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>>59913765

That's clearly a Traf'Icönian, everyone knows the hats are for representing guildmen under trade orders of the Stonegarden which outlaws banditry while pilgrimaging or expedition through the High Arc Badlands.

Not. A. Desert, Dweller.

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Title says it all.
Like, what the fuck is the Arc weapons? Is that glowing segment on top the barrel or the magazine? What about the drum-looking thing near the trigger? How does this thing work?

In addition to that question, post 40k equipment and try to explain how one would operate it. Feel free to also just post pictures od 40k gear.
And/Or post and describe some Archeotech like the cool kids do in the Artifact threads.
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>>59902646
Space Marine weapons have such a great aethstetic. Brutal, Gothic, and obvious power from a glance when you realize the scale.
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>>59912919
Images like that help you appreciate how pants rendingly awesome the base aesthetic of 40k is. We get desensitized to it over time but hot damn son that shits amazing.
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It would kind of take away from Seth, but I honestly wish that Eviscerators would catch on as like, a standard marine thing.
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>>59907872
I remember reading in the night lords trilogy I think that the armor would automatically help adjust aim using the helmet so maybe he programmed the scope to do it without the helmet?
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Not truly the point of the thread but what is the power level of Skitarii/Mechanicus in the grand scheme of things?

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No idea if there's a pasta or not, cause L5R generals seem to be rarer than other generals.

Discuss all things L5R! Be it the card game, the roll-and-keep tabletop game, or FFG's new take on the tabletop game. What's your favorite clan and why? What's your least favorite clan, and why? inb4 everyone's least favorite is the Spider.
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So the Kitsu are unique in that they can do weird spirit magic, peering into the various spirit realms and summoning ghosts.
The Togashi monks and the main Shiba family are weirdly spiritually deficient. Some of the monks being able to hold the soul of another and the Shiba having a similar gap.... But bigger cause it can hold every Shiba.

What do these anomalies look like to the Kitsu spirit sight? An empty void?
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>>59910314
Man, everything about that beta was a clusterfuck. From the having to reference multiple PDFs bullshit, to every change being one step forward and two steps back, and then FFG just telling the playtesters “tough shit” on multiple issues that were mechanically terrible or poorly thought out, I have ZERO confidence in the new game being any good. And I ardently defended the idea of giving FFG’s new system a chance when everyone was throwing a hissy fit about it ditching d10s, I WANTED to like it, but FFG fucking blew it.
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Has anyone tried playing multiplayer?
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>>59871790
THIS.

this.

this guys.

dunno who you were anon, buy have some L5R inspiration.
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>>59912661
I would LOVE to see a Samurai anime set during Feudal Japan in this animation

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>ITT : Backstories that are just slightly off

>Adventuring who can't join a group because he betrayed his last party and got them all killed save one
>In reality, he has no idea what happened to them, because he was sticken ill at camp and they went on without him
>He has been completely unable to rid himself of the stigma and still has his reservations about telling everyone his party died because they went on while he was shitting his guts out
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>Setting where all of Mankind has been living underground for a thousand years due to the surface being filled with Eldritch Abberations and Wild Magic
>Character was raised in an orphanage in the dwarven sector of town
>Is an idiot savant half-elf
>In fear of driving the child into an identity crisis, the village elders and orphanage matrons convince him he's really a dwarf like them
>Any politician with real power is sick of there being such an unspoken rule in the communitty about telling the half-elf he's not really a dwarf.
>Quietly sent him on a death mission with the rest of the party to the surface.
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>Evil cultist worshipping an evil god.
>Sole goal in life is to destroy the world as a scrifice to his god
>To be a fitting sacrifice the world must be a good and happy place.
>Working hard everyday to get the sacrifice ready.
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>>59912031
Don't just dump your text into 3 different comments and have it all green. If you wanted to see some "backstories that were just slightly off" Summarize one or even none, and make a more appealing title and picture. Don't use > in the title. Pic should be related.

Better luck next time m8

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Does anybody have that firearms PDF for Savage Worlds that emenated from /k/ a while back?
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>>59912485
shameless bump, i really need this to last till tomorrow.

goodnight fellow fa/tg/oyim.
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>What is Exalted?
A role-playing game about reborn god-heroes in a world that turned on them.
Start here: http://theonyxpath.com/category/worlds/exalted/

>That sounds cool, how can I get into it?
Read the 3e core book (link below).

>Gosh that sounds fun. How do I find a group?
Roll20 and the Game Finder General here on /tg/. There is also a Discord channel at https://discord.gg/WzKNf6R

>Resources for Older Editions
https://pastebin.com/BXSGuFdQ

Resources for Third Edition
>3E Core and Splats

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Did LoomAnon ever upload the source code onto a repository?
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>"so, bob, what does your character do?"
>"I EAT ALLLLLLLLTHE CAKES!!!!"

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>get job
>move out of parents' place
>start hitting the gym
>start eating better
>generally getting my life together
>videogames nowhere near as enjoyable as they were a year ago
Will it be the same with tabletop, bros?
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>>59903860
I'm only 24 but I think I feel like this already. Videogames just can't hold my attention for even an hour, yet holy shit, I will put so much time and effort into the weekly campaign, and double that into a holiday-themed oneshot every now and then. On one hand I kinda want to play the games for the story and overall experience, but I just can't find the motivation. Same with movies though, hard for me to sit down and do fuckall but look at the screen for an hour or two.
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>>59902259
I mean, I felt really despondent for a while, then I joined anime club at university and rediscovered the joy of being a weeb that I had lost.

Maybe try a hobby that you haven't tried for a while?
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I think a big part of the reason I somewhat shifted from vidya to tabletop rpg's as I hit 25 was not age but just a re-awakening to what I really value.

I spent a long time immersed in games that were 100% autistic gameplay driven shit. And that's fun, it can certainly be joyful and exciting under the right circumstances (fighting game night with friends, etc.) but after a while I started to realize there was a void, something inside that wasn't being fulfilled.

Then on a whim one day I picked up a more story driven vidya rpg and was blown away by how much I loved a good fantasy narrative (normally I think most vidya have shit writing but this one was diamond in the rough). That's when I realized: I'm a big softy who loves grand adventures, lovable characters, and weird ass shit that really makes you thonk. And from there I decided to get into trpg's.

From there on out, I've been making more room in my life for storytime, and I feel like I've reawoken to something I truly cherish. Creating an exciting story in a trpg and playing interesting characters feels incredible and I'm glad I took the dive into the genre.
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>>59913135
>normally I think most vidya have shit writing but this one was diamond in the rough
w-what game?
Also, this is how it is for me too. I spend most of my time frustrated and unfulfiled with my table top experiences, but in my first session I had that one little moment that was pure magic that I never let go of the idea of creating something great and potentially having a group that can really work with each other and dynamically create great stories.
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>>59913405
>what game

Trails in The Sky.

Keep holding out for a killer storyteller of a gm, anon. You'll find one eventually.

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Who and what is your current PC? Setting/system you're playing in? Main goal?
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>>59912857
>I'm guessing the style of dialogue and interaction becomes more like a western animation than an anime dub while keeping the more over-the-top action and character designs?
Mostly. We both consume a fair amount of anime and manga so a lot of the tropes stay around but we don't talk the same way you'd hear in a dub. Hamming it up does happen, though.
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>>59899701
>PC
Voidborn Pyromancy Psyker, the most androgynous living melta weapon this side of the Crone Worlds.
>Setting/System
40K, Dark Heresy.
>Main goal
Stop the heretics, don't die, don't kill everyone ELSE while dying, and figure out why this xenos stone is talking to 'em, in that order.
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>>59899701
I'm not playing in a game because I have no friends, but I liked to pretend I'm playing a hermit in the woods waiting for the group to come find me so I can infodump on how to save the realm using the ancient artifact they found. It's just taking a while for the campaign to get there..
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>>59913008
sounds like a good time anon, happy for ya!
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>>59899701
>Who and what is your current PC?
Kjork Vallshni, Half-Orc Rogue. Going Scout with charger feat to push people easily. Crossbow for days.
>Setting/system you're playing in?
D&D 5e in floating island/continent
>Main goal?
DM won't fucking tell us.

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For all things that drop and can be commanded

Last thread: >>59826756

OP Stealth Battlecruiser Theme Song Edition

>DZC rules, units, errata, etc
https://www.mediafire.com/folder/3e69ovwksc27r/DZC#3e69ovwksc27r

>DZC Phase 2 Rules and Scenarios
http://www.mediafire.com/file/9o0mghzvf3gsnzg/Phase2-rulesScenarios.pdf
>DZC Phase 2 Units
http://www.mediafire.com/download/hjxrk1f2i0fv283/Phase2_units.pdf
>DZC Phase 2 Fluff
http://www.mediafire.com/download/novaydro2mxo074/Phase2-fluff.pdf

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>>59902688
>UCM: ww2 Russian tanks
>PHR: ww2 German tanks but with the infrastructure to support them
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>>59912446
>3D print ancient Rheinmetall proposal blueprints
>mount railgun
>laugh at lightweight folding-lamp UCM peasant tanks while you sperg with your armor company and companion AIs over “optimum skill picks” and “camo values vs spot distance”
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United Colonies of Mediocreinfantry

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You know what, if GW is going to go full normie kiddie cartoon with 40k then why not make a line of action figures? I'm dead fucking serious. I'm not into the little tiny resin men but i would sure as fuck buy a line of 6" action figures like they were going out of style - and I bet a lot of other people would too. Especially if they were Ultr Space Wolves .
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What is the final solution to the /co/ problem?
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>>59908336
>THIS IS NOT GRIMDARK!
>A kid is armed with just a rebar in WH40k.
It fucking is.
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wouldn't be much different to them brining out 'Aliens' toys when those films are clearly not child friendly
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>>>/toy/
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>>59912273
A heretic kid who gets off scott free for his resistance to the Emperor just because he has a "good heart".

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Last chapter of Season 0! For real!
Last thread:
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>>59906173
Dice chicanery got so bad at my table once that we had to institute a "dice off table equals nat 1" rule to discourage tard throwing.
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>>59905866
Goddammit, I didn't know this storytime was happening. Season 0 was the shit. Really wish the game of the week gimmick had taken off instead

>>59907812
Having friends and making it into the mainstream really mellows a fellow out
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>>59911702
Lame.
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>>59912051

You know what it's like when you just wake up cranky and need to go through your morning routine before you're yourself again? Its like that for Yami. Wakes up in a kid's body kind irritable, so he just needed to stretch his legs, mindfuck some people, have a cup of coffee, a shower, a few murders, then he's good.
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>>59905866

I note that the penultimate battle of the series is literally D&D, but TO THE DEATH.

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https://aristeiathegame.com

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=1&v=Lz4wdIMdsa8

Anyone play this game? Tried it yesterday and I am hooked.

I heard there will be 24 of these fuckers by the end of the year. Does that seem like too many?
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Why does Lunah have such a weird pose in Infinity?
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>>59905745
180° spin no-noscope
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How much do you think over your color design before deciding what to go with?
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>>59909252
That looks pretty sick IMO.
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>>59905745
There are way weirder poses.

Has anyone used Smopke and Mirrors yet?



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