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by Hightower
Thu Mar 22, 2007 6:39 pm
Forum: Other Miniatures Games
Topic: Ongoing Project: Close Air Support
Replies: 25
Views: 5860

Ah, the memories of getting buzzed by an A-10, I'd probably have nightmares if is wasn't so fricking cool. When I was a teen they still had a group of A-10's based out of Moody AFB in S. Georgia. Our part of N Florida was their playground as it was sparsely populated, but had plenty of low hills, wo...
by Hightower
Thu Oct 26, 2006 2:12 pm
Forum: Victory at Sea
Topic: Fighters?
Replies: 45
Views: 18534

1) there were also some pretty crazy kamikaze-esque Nazi planes as well. the manned V1, the Natter (rocket plane meant to ram bombers), Mistrel (sp) flying bombs. Granted they werent ever meant to really kill the pilot as well and were never used in naval engagements but still were born of despirat...
by Hightower
Thu Oct 26, 2006 1:56 pm
Forum: Victory at Sea
Topic: Fighters?
Replies: 45
Views: 18534

Yes, I think u r correct. A coupe of asides : 1) There was a proposal for an RAF aircraft designed to ram other aircraft although the pilotwas intended to survive this (not quite sure how). There was an article about the design in an old Airfix Magazine annual many years ago. 2) My dad was on an RN...
by Hightower
Thu Apr 07, 2005 10:37 pm
Forum: Other Roleplaying Games
Topic: B5 Novels & Graphic Novels by Mongoose?
Replies: 125
Views: 41628

I'd be more interested in the Telepath War than anything else myself. Also would like to see the continuation of the Crusade arc.
by Hightower
Fri Sep 24, 2004 12:37 pm
Forum: Other Roleplaying Games
Topic: Hyperion Carrying StarFuries?
Replies: 10
Views: 2663

yep, all the Hyperions and variants (except maybe 1 I think, have to check the books) could carry 6 starfuries. No t-bolts but standard auroras.

dont think they were ever actually shown launching fighters in any episodes though they were seen with them
by Hightower
Mon Sep 13, 2004 6:25 pm
Forum: Other Roleplaying Games
Topic: League Aliens
Replies: 12
Views: 4039

well here's a site I found some time back: http://www.frostjedi.com/vex/html/sentient_index.html has what are claimed to be pics of the grome and hurr at least (though I do not know if they were ever confirmed as such). dont think the cascor were ever 'seen' and I seem to remember the AoG fluff for ...