Jump to content

Welcome to The Bolter and Chainsword
Register now to gain access to all of our features. Once registered and logged in, you will be able to create topics, post replies to existing threads, give reputation to your fellow members, get your own private messenger, post status updates, manage your profile and so much more. If you already have an account, login here - otherwise create an account for free today!
Photo

Adeptus Titanicus - what we'd like to see (one day?)


  • Please log in to reply
91 replies to this topic

#76
Mard

Mard

    +FRATER DOMUS+

  • + FRATER DOMUS +
  • 305 posts
  • Location:Australia
  • Faction: Dark Angels

There's plenty of 3rd party terrain manufactures out there if you don't want to shell out for the super expensive FW tiles

My own 2 Epic tables will be good to go for release day
BmMbOVT.jpg

5sWLojp.jpg

 


  • Sandlemad, Apologist, Punishing Pete and 1 other like this

ETL_VI_Banner_01_Oath_of_Moment_.jpggallery_48988_10069_12051.pngsml_gallery_29004_10691_7586.pnggallery_29004_10383_2014.pngETL_2016_Medal_01_Custos_Fidei03.gifETL_Medal_02.gifgallery_48988_10980_7442.pnggallery_62972_10568_6124.jpg


#77
N1SB

N1SB

    +FRATER DOMUS+

  • + FRATER DOMUS +
  • 724 posts

 

IMG_3452.JPG

 

 

Thank you for sharing this idea, Brother Apollo.  That is so good.  It's such a light-touch thing to do.

 

I'm going to buy some of that Graveyard Terrain from my shop and paint them up as cathedrals to adorn battlefields.  Totally classes up the joint.

 

That's really good because you reminded me of the Word Bearers spending all their time building monuments during the Horus Heresy.

 

+++++

 

As to wish-listing, I want Tyranid Kaiju.  I want real Nidzilla.  Like after this Horus-Heresy-focused launch, we go to Hive Fleet Leviathan's invasion.


Edited by N1SB, 19 May 2018 - 02:57 AM.

gallery_57329_13636_22281.jpg


#78
DuskRaider

DuskRaider

    +FRATER DOMUS+

  • + FRATER DOMUS +
  • 4,336 posts
  • Location:Albany, NY
  • Faction: Death Guard, 3rd Grand Company
I really want to see if GW or FW touches on Forge Worlds that are either long destroyed or in the Warp like Xana, Bodt, and others. There were a ton of worlds that no longer exist that were either Forges or Legio home worlds. It really gives them more to play with both rules, model and fluff wise.
  • Xin Ceithan likes this

Check out my Photobucket Here

 DuskRaider's 40K Death Guard: A Return to the Past

 

 DuskRaider's Word Bearers Shadow War Kill Team & INQ28 Chaos Coven

 

 DuskRaider's 30K Word Bearers Force

 

 DuskRaider's 3rd Grand Company Death Guard Legion Force

 

To view my older threads, please go to the link HERE and download the add-on to view Photobucket linked images.


#79
Daimyo-Phaeron Lenoch

Daimyo-Phaeron Lenoch

    +FRATER DOMUS+

  • + FRATER DOMUS +
  • 416 posts
  • Location:Omega Colony
  • Faction: Space Marines, Necrons
This might be the wrong thread, but I wonder if mass knight would be feasible, or even legal?

Yea, you can kill a model or two every turn. That’s why i brought 15 of them.

Predator saturation for the win, death by a thousand cuts.

They’re tiny, so minimum ranges are easy to fit into, they’re maneuverable, so they can fit in gaps in the table, and hopefully their guns aren’t too horrible.

Rules for mass knight vs knight combat might be fun, actually. An entire household marching to war against another. Maybe they’ll add that.
  • DuskRaider, spu00sed and Xin Ceithan like this

Dosjeska: But then again we are Iron Hands, we will use a hammer as a scalpel.

Join the Necrons for ETL VI! We're recruiting, check your warp-stuff and your flesh at the door; Crypteks will be standing by to ensure you do! biggrin.png

There are 4 boxes to use in the defense of liberty: soap, ballot, jury, ammo. Use in that order. -anon [][] Laus Alit Artes-Praise Nourishes the Arts

gallery_77459_13226_2824.pngDawn Blades Iron Guantletgallery_4664_12529_16642.jpg

Dawn Blades: W/L/D: 1/5/1

Naculan Dynasty: W/L/D: 0/0/0


#80
Captain Idaho

Captain Idaho

    ++ ARGENTARIUS IRACUNDUS ++

  • ++ MODERATI ++
  • 14,633 posts
  • Location:Hampshire, England
  • Faction: Ultramarines
I hope the game is dynamic enough for that. I like the idea of turning up to face an all Warhound army with my more balanced list and taking on a heavy metal themed list with only Warlords.

This game has got me hyped.

On a side note I discussed this game with friends and the most of them are likely only to get involved if their faction gets titans, such as Tau and Eldar.

Understandable but the potential is there.
  • Xin Ceithan likes this

#81
Beren

Beren

    +FRATER DOMUS+

  • + FRATER DOMUS +
  • 212 posts
Apparently fortifications may be a potential stratagem.

#82
Daimyo-Phaeron Lenoch

Daimyo-Phaeron Lenoch

    +FRATER DOMUS+

  • + FRATER DOMUS +
  • 416 posts
  • Location:Omega Colony
  • Faction: Space Marines, Necrons

That may be an interesting idea. Alternatively, just paying for the macroemplacements would be good. You lose out on maneuverability but get some serious firepower. Would be fun, I think. Depends on how rules will end up. Hopefully they'll be worth taking, and not too overpowered.

 

Hopefully this game isn't too expensive, too. I mean, how expensive can they make the knights? With ETL over the summer who knows what funds will look like in the fall?

 

It's gonna be a long wait; I'm going to have to fill time with writing lore for my knight house.


Dosjeska: But then again we are Iron Hands, we will use a hammer as a scalpel.

Join the Necrons for ETL VI! We're recruiting, check your warp-stuff and your flesh at the door; Crypteks will be standing by to ensure you do! biggrin.png

There are 4 boxes to use in the defense of liberty: soap, ballot, jury, ammo. Use in that order. -anon [][] Laus Alit Artes-Praise Nourishes the Arts

gallery_77459_13226_2824.pngDawn Blades Iron Guantletgallery_4664_12529_16642.jpg

Dawn Blades: W/L/D: 1/5/1

Naculan Dynasty: W/L/D: 0/0/0


#83
Beren

Beren

    +FRATER DOMUS+

  • + FRATER DOMUS +
  • 212 posts
I might rely on fortifications to watch my Titans backs, as I don't intend on fielding warhounds or knights.

#84
Punishing Pete

Punishing Pete

    +FRATER DOMUS+

  • + FRATER DOMUS +
  • 295 posts

So there was previously talk of making the books for this like the FW heresy black books in design. Some of that seems to have carried over from the rulebook previews we've seen but it doesn't seem to be the same kind of massive hardback. Any one get any word on that, possibly for the mooted campaign books?


Any Blue and Silver Titan Legions? I want them to match my Knights who have no lore yet.


Legio Tempestor, perhaps? Blue, silver and white. Legio Praesagius are blue, white and gold but you could probably slip some silver in there

It would be amazing if they produced campaign books with the depth of the Heresy black books. I would rather have my collection of heresy ones finished first though!
The books add a depth to the game that is mind blowing. The plates we have seen certainly look like they would fit.

#85
Captain Idaho

Captain Idaho

    ++ ARGENTARIUS IRACUNDUS ++

  • ++ MODERATI ++
  • 14,633 posts
  • Location:Hampshire, England
  • Faction: Ultramarines
I wonder if we'll have faction rules for Legios? Legio Mortis is a given.

#86
RandomMarine

RandomMarine

    +FRATER DOMUS+

  • + FRATER DOMUS +
  • 1,057 posts
  • Faction: Iron Ravens
Being HH setting wise I imagine they will use the FW black book style same as calth.

Hopefully they do a big leather version of the rule book to join my other HH books

#87
Punishing Pete

Punishing Pete

    +FRATER DOMUS+

  • + FRATER DOMUS +
  • 295 posts
I had hoped we would see leather style books for necromunda with city cultures, history, demographics etc etc
  • RandomMarine likes this

#88
DuskRaider

DuskRaider

    +FRATER DOMUS+

  • + FRATER DOMUS +
  • 4,336 posts
  • Location:Albany, NY
  • Faction: Death Guard, 3rd Grand Company

I had hoped we would see leather style books for necromunda with city cultures, history, demographics etc etc

 

Give it time, from what I recall FW said they'll be doing their own Necromunda campaigns eventually. One mentioned was a Chaos Uprising.


Check out my Photobucket Here

 DuskRaider's 40K Death Guard: A Return to the Past

 

 DuskRaider's Word Bearers Shadow War Kill Team & INQ28 Chaos Coven

 

 DuskRaider's 30K Word Bearers Force

 

 DuskRaider's 3rd Grand Company Death Guard Legion Force

 

To view my older threads, please go to the link HERE and download the add-on to view Photobucket linked images.


#89
Red_Shift

Red_Shift

    +FRATER DOMUS+

  • + FRATER DOMUS +
  • 381 posts
One of the pics of the warlords that made me sit up and take notice was of the little platform on the back of the model and the entry doors. Would be cool if they made some crew models to put on there.

#90
Midlight

Midlight

    +FRATER DOMUS+

  • + FRATER DOMUS +
  • 33 posts

...

 

 Maybe an experience system would be nice where crews can gain skills.

 

The key to success for me is that focus on the Titans above all else and that they don't dumb down the rules. I miss my damage charts... sad.png

 

If I am remembering correctly, I believe it was mentioned that the titan machine spirits had their own personalities that could be affected by your decisions during a battle. With their personality changes affecting future battles in a campaign.


ETL_VI_Banner_01_Oath_of_Moment_.jpg


#91
Captain Idaho

Captain Idaho

    ++ ARGENTARIUS IRACUNDUS ++

  • ++ MODERATI ++
  • 14,633 posts
  • Location:Hampshire, England
  • Faction: Ultramarines
That would be cool. Alongside perhaps a Legio faction set of rules, would provide some depth.

#92
bluntblade

bluntblade

    +FRATER DOMUS+

  • + FRATER DOMUS +
  • 7,370 posts
  • Location:Herts
  • Faction: Inkspillers

But the real question is; if full epic was released, when should it be set?

 
Absolutely the Dark Imperium. It's a chance to bring in factions that missed the Epic boat, or could really use a facelift from what they did have in Epic. Giant Tau battlesuits just trying to keep up, humongous Necron constructs as they continue to awaken, more and more gigantic and terrifying Tyranid bioforms, Ork Gargants that keep getting more outlandish, etc.
 
It's also a chance to do crazy/big things with Primaris. I'm not a huge fan of them, but if we're going to see new stuff, why not new BIG stuff? Let's see what they've really got to tackle the whole universe breaking apart.

Also the Chaos stuff you wishlisted would be a sensible next step, as the Black and Gold Team could do with some more gubbins in the face of Cawl's bottomless toy box.




3 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 3 guests, 0 anonymous users