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The last word on TMP13 Mar 2017 6:54 a.m. PST

How about a range of Ultra Marine women folk/ warriors based on this part- image clothes, jewellery and weapons?

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Cool!

Legion 413 Mar 2017 7:23 a.m. PST

They talked about this awhile back … According to the various versions of "fluff". The SMs don't[or didn't] have Females. But the Female version of Imperial Warrior are the SoBs, i.e. Nuns with Guns. wink

whitphoto Supporting Member of TMP13 Mar 2017 7:28 a.m. PST

Aren't they all genetically engineered?

cloudcaptain13 Mar 2017 7:34 a.m. PST

There were the old K-Force/Demon Blade Shock Sister figs:

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alpha3six13 Mar 2017 8:01 a.m. PST

Ah Conflux… I spent enough money on booster boxes and singles during the Alara arc to buy several 40k armies.

haywire Supporting Member of TMP13 Mar 2017 9:52 a.m. PST

There is the figure in the Inquisitor retinue with a rebreather.


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The last word on TMP13 Mar 2017 10:16 a.m. PST

Well, yes, Haywire, along those lines.

A bit softer, maybe …maybe

Personal logo 20thmaine Supporting Member of TMP13 Mar 2017 11:54 a.m. PST

In the future there is only death….and taxes…and the kids need new shoes…and when you've finished destroying Genestealers perhaps you could find time to cut the lawn ? And the dishwasher is playing up again – it's no joke !

By John 5413 Mar 2017 2:39 p.m. PST

Back when the world was young, i.e the late Eighties, GW made two female Marines, well, close to the 'beakie' style of Marine.

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John

Legion 414 Mar 2017 8:02 a.m. PST

Aren't they all genetically engineered?
IIRC, but the GW fluff changes so frequently I don't keep up. It's like they are taking a concept from 1984 "Orwellain" "New Think/Speak".

I have almost all Epic Forces in my 6mm Sci-fi inventory.[and other too !] But even the SoB proxies/fan made models based on GW fluff are even too weird for me ! As are the 6mm Dark Eldar "proxies". Again … just too weird ! If they want to have female war fighters, just put them in the standard SM Armor[as John posted] or IG BDUs, etc. … evil grin

Admittedly even today in with body armor, etc., It is not always easy to tell a Female war fighter from a Male. But according to GW. Female warriors running around in armored underwear, etc., seems to fit their [skewed ?] "concepts". Like something out of a teen ager's day dream … huh?

Personal logo Buff Orpington Supporting Member of TMP14 Mar 2017 11:07 a.m. PST

" Female warriors running around in armored underwear, etc., seems to fit their [skewed ?] "concepts". Like something out of a teenager's day dream … huh?"

Just catering to the core market.

Legion 414 Mar 2017 3:28 p.m. PST

Of course … didn't say it was really a bad thing … wink

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