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Luciora

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Re: What's in the pipeline?
« Reply #1260 on: 11 February 2020, 00:31:16 »
Eiiiiii Arrowpult!

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Re: What's in the pipeline?
« Reply #1261 on: 11 February 2020, 11:30:20 »
Any word giving on the remaining OST series of mechs?
Anthony Scroggins hinted on his Patreon that CGL may have requested some Ost mechs (more precisely Ostsol). He did Ostscout some time ago and IWM has a mini based on that art. But you didn't hear it from me. :D
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Re: What's in the pipeline?
« Reply #1262 on: 11 February 2020, 17:55:48 »
Did you paint the chest to make it look like damage?  Maybe lodge a 'gauss slug' into the dimple?

It’s too shallow to look like a ballistic impact.  I don’t even think most people will notice.  If this were 40k, I’d modify it to look like the result of a hammer blow - it could pass for that.

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Re: What's in the pipeline?
« Reply #1263 on: 11 February 2020, 18:34:58 »
Hm, glancing blow then
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Re: What's in the pipeline?
« Reply #1264 on: 11 February 2020, 18:51:08 »
Or a hit from a light gauss.
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Re: What's in the pipeline?
« Reply #1265 on: 11 February 2020, 22:35:59 »
If you want to be that insulting, just call it a LB-2X pellet.
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Re: What's in the pipeline?
« Reply #1266 on: 12 February 2020, 09:31:21 »
1st Quarter 2020 (Need to update IWM site this weekend)
Catapult CPLT-C1
Locust LCT-1V
Griffin GRF-1N

 ;D :thumbsup:

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Re: What's in the pipeline?
« Reply #1267 on: 12 February 2020, 09:35:02 »
I’m looking forward to the Griffin -1S.  The Griffin’s the only plastic mini so far that I’ve had an unfixable (but minor) issue with - its chestplate is a little sunken in. 

Will old minis of the same variants be retired?  Does that ever happen at IWM?

Mine had a similar issue. One of its arms was also slightly deformed.
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Re: What's in the pipeline?
« Reply #1268 on: 12 February 2020, 09:50:27 »
Yes and no. You can still find the old sculpts of the 3050 omnis in the archive. The older blood asp and Orion models are still out there too. Unsure what happened to the long legs catapult or the original battle hawk, commando, or wolfhound... maybe they didn’t survive the move from RP?

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Re: What's in the pipeline?
« Reply #1269 on: 12 February 2020, 10:48:19 »
Yes and no. You can still find the old sculpts of the 3050 omnis in the archive. The older blood asp and Orion models are still out there too. Unsure what happened to the long legs catapult or the original battle hawk, commando, or wolfhound... maybe they didn’t survive the move from RP?

Molds have limited use and they can be damaged. If they are worn out to unusable state I wouldn't create a newer one as these were old sculpts.
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Re: What's in the pipeline?
« Reply #1270 on: 12 February 2020, 23:33:28 »
Has the 1st quarter mechs been updated yet? I can’t seem to find it on the website.
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Re: What's in the pipeline?
« Reply #1271 on: 13 February 2020, 01:24:27 »
No, the release schedule hasn't been updated.
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Re: What's in the pipeline?
« Reply #1272 on: 13 February 2020, 03:20:13 »
Has the 1st quarter mechs been updated yet? I can’t seem to find it on the website.

Last page Speck posted what they would be for everyone.
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Re: What's in the pipeline?
« Reply #1273 on: 14 February 2020, 14:19:45 »
Unsure what happened to the long legs catapult or the original battle hawk, commando, or wolfhound... maybe they didn’t survive the move from RP?

Those had new resculpts done near end of RP when production molds wore out. So they only exist in master molds now somewhere.

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Re: What's in the pipeline?
« Reply #1274 on: 14 February 2020, 18:10:37 »
Those had new resculpts done near end of RP when production molds wore out. So they only exist in master molds now somewhere.

Wow. Nice to think that the original Catapult (That I prefer) is still out there somewhere.
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Re: What's in the pipeline?
« Reply #1275 on: 14 February 2020, 18:55:03 »
I am going to have to check the MotFN threads, I actually prefer the look of the old MCG Catapult and think the new one is a good close look- have to see if any of the old metal matches.  As it is, I have a LOT of the Box/AS lance pack Catapuls, which is why I sliced guns off a MWDA fig and the missile pods off the mini to make a K style.
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