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Flieger

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Re: IS Unit Insignia (interpretations and alterations)
« Reply #120 on: 28 January 2017, 00:01:03 »
Just one new addition:

Erprobungskommando BSW (Field Test Unit Bushwacker)



Interpretation: this is my idea for a TharHes unit testing the Bushwacker in the field, against the Clans. (The unit's members might do so while serving in regular LCAF outfits). The compass rose on a gold ground is based on the bagde of MWO's Bushwacker. I also used the cogwheel and sword combination representing TharHes's own military forces.
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HunterGratzner

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Re: IS Unit Insignia (interpretations and alterations)
« Reply #121 on: 28 January 2017, 15:09:32 »
Nice. Bushwacker is one of my favorite Lyran mediums.

Flieger

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Re: IS Unit Insignia (interpretations and alterations)
« Reply #122 on: 08 February 2017, 16:02:28 »
The next batch was a request by Takiro, who is currently working on a military anti-Clan unit of the Order of the Five Pillars.
You can check it out here.


Sohei (non-canon)




Tennyo




Oniwaka




Shuinsen




Hands on Kannon







Furthermore, another request by HunterGratzner for an AU variant of the Andurien Rangers, loyal to the Mariks:


Andurien Rangers (alternate universe)

1st Andurien Rangers

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Re: IS Unit Insignia (interpretations and alterations)
« Reply #123 on: 08 February 2017, 17:00:28 »
Fantastic work Flieger!

I just have to say again what a pleasure it was working with you on the Sohei insignias. I had a great time bouncing ideas off you and receiving some great art concepts in return. The final pieces are awesome, thanks again!

Like that Marik one too!

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Re: IS Unit Insignia (interpretations and alterations)
« Reply #124 on: 21 February 2017, 10:10:25 »
If you're still down to do requests, would you be willing to do any Taurian units?

Maybe one for the Taurian Velites?
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The Taurian Velites insignia is a Viking raising a warhammer against a red field.

I'd also be interested in more Rasalhagian unit insiginias.  O0

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Re: IS Unit Insignia (interpretations and alterations)
« Reply #125 on: 27 February 2017, 15:59:09 »
Thanks for your post!

Unfortunately I have really no time for it right now. Sorry.
But I will make a note and will consider them again when I am less busy. I wanted to do some FRR insignia anyway.

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Re: IS Unit Insignia (interpretations and alterations)
« Reply #126 on: 11 March 2017, 12:38:15 »
Flieger, all I can say is Prost!
I imagine a bar on Solaris with all of your artwork( major unit crest) up on the walls. And unit stickers from smaller units on every surface in between.

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Re: IS Unit Insignia (interpretations and alterations)
« Reply #127 on: 06 April 2017, 15:25:22 »
Hello there,

thanks for the positive feedback! Unfortunately I am still in a hiatus, but I managed to complete three insignia I have been working on for a long time. Especially the lack of the 19th Arcturan Guards has long bothered me. I am sorry I could not work on requests, but I have not forgotten.

19th Arcturan Guards




Kaumberg Planetary Guard



Interpretation: this is based on the Kaumberg planetary flag.


Norns



Interpretation: I changed the Steiner fist in the background to the pattern we see in the older Intelligence Ops HB (which sported different insignia for most of the intelligence agencies), because I like it better than the generic Steiner-logo.


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Re: IS Unit Insignia (interpretations and alterations)
« Reply #128 on: 13 October 2017, 17:00:33 »
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Yeah sorry, it has been a long time since I updated the thread. But I am sure I want to reply.  ;)

I have done a few insignia and would like to share them. Some of them were a request I got long ago and I finally finished it. Should I have forgotten about some promisses I made I am very sorry; just drop me a note.
Also, this post is the first to feature a Taurian unit, the Commandos.


The Duke of Duran (Frederick Steiner)



This is based on the drawing in the old Steiner sourcebook:




Defiance Industries Zeus



Interpretation: Eagle and thunderbolt are symbols of Zeus in the Greek mythology, and they are combined with the Steiner-fist and the colours and logo of Defiance Industries.



Concordat Commandos




Black Knights

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Interpretation: this was a request by Black_Knyght; red is for the Mechs, blue for the fighters, green for the tanks

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Re: IS Unit Insignia (interpretations and alterations)
« Reply #129 on: 13 October 2017, 18:25:30 »
Absolutely FANTASTIC work with those! Couldn't be happier, and I'm very grateful too.  8)

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Re: IS Unit Insignia (interpretations and alterations)
« Reply #130 on: 16 October 2017, 06:38:06 »
Great stuff Fleig!

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Re: IS Unit Insignia (interpretations and alterations)
« Reply #131 on: 17 October 2017, 17:21:33 »
These are really great stuff. Love the work you've done here, especially on some of the more obscure ones.

Would you be open to a Request?
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Flieger

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Re: IS Unit Insignia (interpretations and alterations)
« Reply #132 on: 20 October 2017, 18:58:05 »
Thanks for the compliments!  :)

Would you be open to a Request?
Sure, absolutely. Just send me a PM and I will see what I can do. It's just that fulfilling the request might take a while and/or be beyond my capabilities.

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Re: IS Unit Insignia (interpretations and alterations)
« Reply #133 on: 21 October 2017, 05:09:07 »
Just found the artwork, very impressive.
Some of this artwork is a lot better than cannon. O0
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Re: IS Unit Insignia (interpretations and alterations)
« Reply #134 on: 08 November 2017, 15:22:39 »
Would you be interested in doing some more DCMS unit insignias? Maybe the 5th Sword of Light or some of the District Regulars?