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FW Friday - Sabre Strike Tank


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fire golem

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Bit of a surprise:
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The Dark Angels scheme is sexy.

The hull and weapons are also available separately.

Edited by fire golem, 29 November 2019 - 08:57 AM.

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Thing of beauty and a nice little nod to the old Sabre tank converion from the late 80's...
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Oooooh, damn sexy. That's the good stuff, a lot better than current GW designs.

 

But without 40k rules, it can be used as what exactly? Vindicator/predator count-as?!?


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That is absolutely beautiful 



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Ahhhhh that's so beautiful
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Thats a superb little tank, instabuy, love it yes.gif

 

They managed to keep it quiet!


Edited by Robbienw, 29 November 2019 - 08:48 AM.


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Disappointed by the price and lack of classic vanquisher cannon... But I'll still be getting it :D also, iron and hazard stripes will make it look just right ;)
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That's adorable - now if only I could take it in 40k
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A baby Sicaran! Out of nowhere too. Lovely kit and the DA scheme looks great. That red is gorgeous.



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Best looking Sicarian variant I’ve seen, hope it ports over to 40k.
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I do find it hilarious that some people were saying the size of newer marine stuff looks great next to regular humans like Cadians, and then GW upsized the humans so they are the same height as marines again :lol: :lol: :lol:


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That's a really great way to sell that tank actually. Hull and single hull mounted weapon available separately for £62, or £86 for the whole shebang. Wish they'd do that for Moirax!

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Gorgeous tank, had no idea they were working on it



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Great model. Very cool design.

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Oooooh, damn sexy. That's the good stuff, a lot better than current GW designs.

But without 40k rules, it can be used as what exactly? Vindicator/predator count-as?!?


It can be used as a Sabre tank in games of Horus Heresy :P

Incredible release.
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It's amazing. But is it Iron Within or Calibanite Dark Angel? That bloody scheme is too good. 


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I don't even know what I'm looking at, but I know I like it. My first instinct was that they took another crack at the Macrocarid Explorator before I realized that there were no hatches. That is a nice collection of options, something that is getting rarer with new GW plastic kits.


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I find a lot of the Heresy tanks a bit uninspiring but this is a really cool design.

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I'm not a HH person (apart from AT) but that's amazing. Makes me want a HH Epic reboot with mini versions of these so bad!


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i´m waiting someone to put 4 autocannons at the front and two per side adn two at top.

Now that´ll be alot of dakka


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Oh, I am so in love with this. Two of these prowling the ruins of the Palace, hunting down Fellblade and Spartans.

Edited by Marshal Rohr, 29 November 2019 - 10:14 AM.

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This would look *sexy* in SoH green.

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I'll have three in Alpha Legion colours pls.


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Wow. Was not expecting this! Might have to get two to go with my Sicaran. They’d look really good on the table together in my opinion!
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It is a sexy tank, but one thing bothers me. Why is there a ladder that the missiles on the side might hit when launched?  It bugs me as much as when I see Land raiders with the gun behind the door.

 

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Great looking kit, and bonus points as the pack with all the options shows this is meant to take magnet's to swap between them as needed.
With expensive FW kits the extra weapon options are an easy upsell as well for FW.
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