MetAl to MuDRaG and Back

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This is my first run at a system for converting Metamorphosis Alpha characters to Mutants and Death Ray Guns figures, and vice versa: MetAl-MuDRaG-and-back01 I’ve run some tests with statted NPCs from the glorious Goodman Games MetAl hardcover and also with some entirely random characters I rolled up using my Dicenomicon app (my goto for… Read more »

Wasteman-agement

Posted by & filed under BLOG, Kickstarter, Skirmish, Theirs.

So this is happening on Kickstarter: Go and back it because it is cool. Cactus Jack in particular is calling my name. I’ve already got some ThunderChild figs; it’s all good stuff.

Atomic Six-gun Robo-Gorilla

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In case you don’t already know Atomic Robo is right up there with ligers. And the only way Atomic Robo could be better is if he was a talking — and smoking — Six-gun Gorilla. Lucky for us: Ape here; Bot here.

Two Pair

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The best four space-poc years of the 1980s: Pre: The Day After (1983) Threads (1984) Post: Warlords of the 21st Century (1982) Def-Con 4 (1985) All four are highly recommended if you want to inject some dismal into your games.

MaK Attack!

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So this happened: Inspired by this post on the all-round impressive Agis Neugebauer’s site I ordered the pictured MaKs from the equally impressive coolkits (scroll down to the 1/35th scale figs). On the left is the Fireball Prowler in flight and on ground. Right!? Next on my list: SAFS-tastic! In case you don’t know: MaK… Read more »

Holy Crap! Thundarr Spidergoat!

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I just watched Last Train to Doomsday for I don’t know, maybe the tenth time. Only just noticed this guy:   Exactly. A Spidergoat! And I think that’s a young Yeek (the aerial Ookla who appears in┬áDen of the Sleeping Demon) to the left of the Spidergoat.

Shangri-La

Posted by & filed under BLOG, Gamma World, Roleplay, TV.

Within the category of things that are awesome this ranks among the most, well, awesome. Captain Kordon’s ship in the Thundarr ep “Treasure of the Moks” is represented thus: Turns out the US carrier numbered 38 was this ship: Yep that’s right, the USS Shangri-La. The only American warship named for an imaginary locale from… Read more »