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by Wolfsbane
Sun Oct 21, 2007 2:26 pm
Forum: Other Miniatures Games
Topic: Lets talk about the new tunnel rules again...
Replies: 19
Views: 4599

The original Heinlein novel, and AH boardgame, have the MI escorting the vulnerable "Special Talent" psychic who 'maps out' the Arachnids underground activity - I'd like to blend the 'old' and 'new' SSTMG Tunneling rules, I think that tension from Tunnel 'blips' is very cinematic. Movies from Aliens...
by Wolfsbane
Tue Oct 16, 2007 6:30 pm
Forum: Other Miniatures Games
Topic: Lets talk about the new tunnel rules again...
Replies: 19
Views: 4599

What new Tunneling rules ?
by Wolfsbane
Mon Oct 15, 2007 3:12 pm
Forum: Other Miniatures Games
Topic: grenades
Replies: 6
Views: 1933

New to SST

Chemical grenades are banned ? Some whoosy civilian got a whiff of reality ? Screw'em ! This IS a fight for the Species !

I'm thinking that Light-Armor (un-Powered) troops should Throw stuff 2" less, and Jump-Ball players 1" more.
by Wolfsbane
Mon Oct 15, 2007 2:36 pm
Forum: Mongoose General Discussion
Topic: Starship Troopers Articles
Replies: 17
Views: 9247

Warning - animal cruelty !

I can't believe that dinosaurs could give the MI a problem (after all any 12-year old kid gymnist can beat a Velociraptor).

I ask you, what did that poor lizard ever do to them ?
by Wolfsbane
Sun Oct 14, 2007 2:45 pm
Forum: Mongoose General Discussion
Topic: Rupture against TAC Fighter?
Replies: 2
Views: 1446

Seems like there's 3 "realms" Underground, Surface, and Air and Mind Powers only work in the Realm you're in - how about a new Flying Brain ?
by Wolfsbane
Sun Oct 14, 2007 2:42 pm
Forum: Mongoose General Discussion
Topic: Starship troopers questions
Replies: 4
Views: 1547

medics

I'd like to see an Independent Medic, maybe M.Carbine only (and no augmented weapons except maybe smoke grenades for cover), option to No Flinch when with a patient, and possibly add trait Dodge 6+ ... for about 60 (?) points - maybe 75 points if the Medic skill was improved so that a roll of 5 (or ...
by Wolfsbane
Sat Oct 13, 2007 4:58 pm
Forum: Other Miniatures Games
Topic: grenades
Replies: 6
Views: 1933

Variant ...

How about hand frags that do 2x D8 ?
It seems that a grenade that only hits one target isn't really a grenade.
by Wolfsbane
Sat Oct 13, 2007 2:59 pm
Forum: Other Miniatures Games
Topic: Federation Day - October 19th
Replies: 2
Views: 1162

Recruiting party in Tacoma area (WA)

Celebrating on Friday next week for Federation Day - organized by myself (a newcomer to the mini's but a life-long Heinlein fan) and hosted by the Game Matrix 8610 South Tacoma Way, Lakewood WA 253-583-9708 I ran a small intro event with two games about a month ago and the shop owner has done demo's...
by Wolfsbane
Sat Oct 13, 2007 2:50 pm
Forum: Other Miniatures Games
Topic: Federation Day - October 19th
Replies: 2
Views: 1162

Federation Day - October 19th

Citizens Unite !
by Wolfsbane
Fri Aug 17, 2007 2:10 am
Forum: Other Miniatures Games
Topic: grenades
Replies: 6
Views: 1933

grenades

Please help me understand the grenade rules - do we have 'direct fire' hand grenades and/or 'indirect fire' grenades, quite possibly 'scattering' back into my own troopers ?