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Title: The Freeborth Saga
Post by: worktroll on 03 February 2021, 03:15:54
The discussion of Battletech art reminded me that these links had died with Solaris 7's gallery ...

(https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/pw/ACtC-3cx0ryavsDY91I2ZxMKfj5wkifI4sL7TO30zesjWA4Ty_5S4wqqQQZD1RJ_t-zLIdd-Ql2_FqwNXENJX9jgzpo0Rnsxm1oEpzLsIYd5OIgWfMW6hko3dTK75ZRJ5WiYf_aifYtXsqaGBjCNjpY6nopw=w345-h576-no?authuser=0)

(https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/pw/ACtC-3d1L4IRngb78FbiBhX5_PJHTXYwOuNoStlPbyaUpOWT43ooXtMckpwNw-zpXZCmPwdlr9t-cdftqTevXROllkdp9gTlYXfJ3w9Z1nSnSyCrqvJjhR31HucSzkZiqEDP8aIdNe2uia2rD5N1L9xLbqBa=w209-h289-no?authuser=0)

(https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/pw/ACtC-3eVtTXqNB_cQOxHS2ftXmdSJUpZDJcBVdHLlopPuA-4hRrNYAfsQEj2ChBAiZjm6RsWSehL6sHNpbGFnVsvL1wV9Ko0nVFs6G6kXdwJ9Lxsj7lr9lQ2yios0GGi8JK8WInLbAUe73zhaWFjs7OQyj0_=w287-h461-no?authuser=0)

(https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/pw/ACtC-3eP8NllDPvnrS38NpM30VNHxAIjVOVTL9tcwQTsdxPsdNxVB6TkGTkhgLQ6YyLRUjl9ji_ednKUsF8fblHk-Duwnho88SFqbDPs1r2ZYXwwczV-W-s01XLg8a6TEkD46yl8KJPHq0yMvK6FKBAF7flS=w298-h479-no?authuser=0)

(https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/pw/ACtC-3e0xw1YhY-0JMYR_hp5ptOqUqMPSGa1FtfCzoaE36PVV139l_EnHzvooaiyXdqITeylifp4wZgayZuIf8VWf_WOfMcoyYStkoCVMBxL-59EcAvcVUkJ99aReKmWQdUUc5rmzmUyi37z9jNT4P24YQ13=w362-h576-no?authuser=0)

And from Blackjack Jones ...

(https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/pw/ACtC-3dJRNBvEJRkcjKYrkjF4wQS25HPmbORMYw3LRCCFsWY5x08Tz5vKYgFPBltYfm8dZjM0bDXjETnwXDDGoOU3YSkaUa4L3jAk7wP3mC2Gq5T0YolKgNgkBM1SNBNlGADp6iau8zZYPxJYfqDoN-Hr_7i=w295-h431-no?authuser=0)
Title: Re: The Freeborth Saga
Post by: Gorgon on 03 February 2021, 10:09:57
I knew Freeborth, but not the rest. thanks for sharing.
...
Did you crop Victor S-D or is he really that short on the original cover?
Title: Re: The Freeborth Saga
Post by: Sartris on 03 February 2021, 10:57:01
the original cover is propaganda to make people think he was almost a normal height

(https://cfw.sarna.net/wiki/images/thumb/e/ec/Assumption_of_Risk.jpg/280px-i33t1abb3rxu26uuia4jifd44vbkvv1.jpg?timestamp=20100825185246)
Title: Re: The Freeborth Saga
Post by: Gorgon on 03 February 2021, 15:36:14
And since english is not my first language I always wondered, is borth a proper word or is it just a play on freebirth?
May be a stupid question, but if I can't be stupid on the internet, where else?
Title: Re: The Freeborth Saga
Post by: SteelRaven on 03 February 2021, 15:57:58
And since english is not my first language I always wondered, is borth a proper word or is it just a play on freebirth?
May be a stupid question, but if I can't be stupid on the internet, where else?
It was a joke based on a typo for discussion regarding the Freebirth novel about 9 years ago 
Title: Re: The Freeborth Saga
Post by: Gorgon on 03 February 2021, 16:29:17
It was a joke based on a typo for discussion regarding the Freebirth novel about 9 years ago
Thank you!
Title: Re: The Freeborth Saga
Post by: Wrangler on 03 February 2021, 16:35:52
I kept expecting the Assumed Risk cover art become a gif and do that dead horse wacking to the guy kneeling to him.  ;D
Title: Re: The Freeborth Saga
Post by: PsihoKekec on 05 February 2021, 12:35:33
No Voles on Border?
Title: Re: The Freeborth Saga
Post by: BATTLEMASTER on 05 February 2021, 15:17:56
"Twits of the Clans" :D
Title: Re: The Freeborth Saga
Post by: worktroll on 05 February 2021, 15:49:57
I hope you're reading the splash texts too ...
Title: Re: The Freeborth Saga
Post by: Gorgon on 05 February 2021, 15:55:22
I hope you're reading the splash texts too ...
The whole arc is certainly sexier than I remember. But it's been twenty years since I've read Borth of Havoc, so...
Title: Re: The Freeborth Saga
Post by: Sartris on 05 February 2021, 21:03:51
The Wii edition gets me every time
Title: Re: The Freeborth Saga
Post by: worktroll on 05 February 2021, 21:12:29
No Voles on Border?

Alas, it seems I only saved the thumbnail ...

(https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/pw/ACtC-3eJ7zdeHFZ8_s8jcij_G4arIlgmBcwZVO2OpdajlzCk8gyAM9igQEgcngQfolXcEcsgy1ZrZDGt5k5I5m7dQerUDd-ksayQVC8ZjZ7BIyUjqipfXEeO-6bTvIWEa31uHLCwzzFhNtTSI1hn7ArVldTk=w140-h235-no?authuser=0)
Title: Re: The Freeborth Saga
Post by: ANS Kamas P81 on 23 March 2021, 00:50:52
Somewhere out there in the internet is a "Twilight of the Clans" book cover with Edward and Bella on it.
Title: Re: The Freeborth Saga
Post by: Mendrugo on 23 March 2021, 03:01:33
Needs a cover for the Fondling of the Clans trilogy, or in German, ClanGrindr.
Title: Re: The Freeborth Saga
Post by: worktroll on 23 March 2021, 04:25:28
Always thought it would be Clangrundlr. But ...
Title: Re: The Freeborth Saga
Post by: PsihoKekec on 23 March 2021, 05:52:35
Dat thong
Title: Re: The Freeborth Saga
Post by: Nibs on 21 April 2021, 00:50:01
It's been a long time since Freeborth was... borthed. Still as funny as the first time I heard it.

Thanks, WT!  :thumbsup:
Title: Re: The Freeborth Saga
Post by: worktroll on 21 April 2021, 02:47:32
Always a pleasure! You can't stop the borth, nobody can stop the borth ...