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"Ever Gamed A Grey Alien Abduction Gone Wrong?" Topic

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Cacique Caribe Inactive Member18 Feb 2018 9:37 a.m. PST

Specially one in which the Alien abductors are suddenly facing an abduction experience of their own?




Or maybe some technical difficulties?


So … at what point would you introduce the "twist" into the game?

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Winston Smith Supporting Member of TMP18 Feb 2018 10:41 a.m. PST

Closest I came was when the Aliens interfered with an IRA/Black and Tan turf war in 1920.
Flying saucers have little protection vs Lewis guns.

Cacique Caribe Inactive Member18 Feb 2018 11:16 a.m. PST

Ha! That must have been a blast just to watch it turn.

I guess they picked the wrong bunch to mess with. :)

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Garand18 Feb 2018 11:51 a.m. PST

The closest I ever got was a game idea where Greys are out harvesting, but happen to land in hillbilly country…


Extrabio1947 Supporting Member of TMP18 Feb 2018 11:54 a.m. PST

Pro'bly ended up fried in a skillet with some collard greens. Tastes like ‘possum.

robert piepenbrink Supporting Member of TMP18 Feb 2018 12:15 p.m. PST

Well, if you look at it the right way, that's Poul Anderson's "The High Crusade."

Though something more along the lines of "The Ransom of Red Chief" might be fun. ("I don't care what the regs say, no tracer in this one! I don't ever want to see it again!!")

Damon, Henry Kuttner and CL Moore did some in which the aliens WERE the hillbillies. Leigh Brackett did it once too, but she did it straight, while the Kuttner & Moore clan--the Hogbens--are pretty clearly the country cousins not invited to the Addams Mansion.

Cacique Caribe Inactive Member18 Feb 2018 1:24 p.m. PST

Excellent leads! The aliens were the Hillbillies? Lol.

This is the kind of reception I'd expect they would get from rural folk, specially up in the US Midwest, the South and the Appalachians (Hillbillies), and from "Preppers" everywhere. I guess that, should the visitations turn out to be hostile, they are indeed our first like of defense! :)


PS. I wish there was a figure posed just like this Reaper one, but for 15mm:


Bob Murch Sponsoring Member of TMP18 Feb 2018 1:48 p.m. PST

Raising Arizona style?

Cacique Caribe Inactive Member18 Feb 2018 2:39 p.m. PST


Believe it or not, I've never seen that movie. Which character type(s) were you thinking of?


SBminisguy18 Feb 2018 3:03 p.m. PST

Here ya go -- Cows vs Aliens, with hillbillies too boot!


dragon618 Feb 2018 3:21 p.m. PST

SBminisguy that link made me sad. Fun stuff but it's gone now. No MegaMiniatures, no Large, or small, Cow herd, moonshiner hillbilly miniatures frown

dragon618 Feb 2018 3:23 p.m. PST

Dan… Dan are you serious?

Believe it or not, I've never seen that movie [Raising Arizona].
If so IMMEDIATELY rent it.

tsofian Sponsoring Member of TMP18 Feb 2018 4:32 p.m. PST

I can't game this. It brings back too many memories

Extrabio1947 Supporting Member of TMP18 Feb 2018 6:19 p.m. PST

Naw, that's just the implants talking.

Cacique Caribe Inactive Member18 Feb 2018 8:39 p.m. PST

LOL. Or the Alien parasite in your brain.


Personal logo Bashytubits Supporting Member of TMP18 Feb 2018 9:49 p.m. PST

What about Khurasan Dan? All 15mm.

Part of the Planet 15 range.

Dr Argent18 Feb 2018 10:42 p.m. PST

<I can't game this. It brings back too many memories.>

I know what you mean. P.T.S.D. Probe Traumatic Stress Disorder.

TNE230019 Feb 2018 3:53 a.m. PST

this is not happening

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Chuckaroobob19 Feb 2018 9:06 a.m. PST

Someone used to run an "Aliens land in Mayberry" game at Southern Front.

Cacique Caribe Inactive Member19 Feb 2018 10:00 a.m. PST

I have the Hillbillies set. I plan to make a few alterations here and there at some point, before I paint them up.

I love that clip! Thanks for that.


Legion 420 Feb 2018 9:26 a.m. PST

I have a unit of Greys in my 6mm Sci-fi forces, but have not gamed with them yet …


Cacique Caribe Inactive Member20 Feb 2018 7:07 p.m. PST

Those look great! And I really like that flag design too.

PS. I still don't know how you guys can paint something so tiny. :)

Personal logo miniMo Supporting Member of TMP20 Feb 2018 8:08 p.m. PST

Like the time Cartman got abducted?

Cacique Caribe Inactive Member20 Feb 2018 8:55 p.m. PST



Legion 421 Feb 2018 9:34 a.m. PST

Thank Dan ! I'd tell you how I can paint such small models … but it's classified … wink

Personal logo miniMo Supporting Member of TMP21 Feb 2018 11:13 a.m. PST

Cartman, South Park, NSFW video clip:
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Pyrate Captain21 Feb 2018 8:42 p.m. PST

Yes, as it happened.

Cacique Caribe Inactive Member22 Feb 2018 5:11 p.m. PST

South Park? Lol, pass.


Pyrate Captain26 Feb 2018 9:21 a.m. PST

A few years ago there was a group who used "SKANK" rules in a game called Triple Abduction. A politically incorrect game to say the least and involved three alien species. Pics were on the website. I haven't seen it for quite a while.

Cacique Caribe Inactive Member18 Mar 2018 11:24 p.m. PST

Hmm. I remember a website that had something like that. I've looked quite a bit, and I can't find it any longer.

PS. I haven't a clue where this Grey fella is from, but he looks like he's had a really bad experience with Earthlings.


Cacique Caribe Inactive Member19 Mar 2018 5:04 a.m. PST

This young lady looks like she could easily ruin any Alien's day.

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Legion 420 Mar 2018 7:46 a.m. PST

thumbs up Get some Daisy !!!!

Cacique Caribe Inactive Member16 Apr 2018 8:46 p.m. PST

She definitely looks tough. :)

She could easily be the Buffy Alien Slayer of the galaxy:

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PS. Just watched "Extraterrestrial" (2016):
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Legion 417 Apr 2018 3:57 p.m. PST

Yeah … saw it on HBO a few weeks ago … Very X-File-ish. With much more blood and gore just for the sake of it ! huh?

Cacique Caribe Inactive Member18 Apr 2018 9:52 a.m. PST

Yes, don't eat spaghetti while watching it. :)

Or whenever you watch Altered (2006):
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Legion 418 Apr 2018 3:48 p.m. PST

"If it bleeds, we can kill it !"

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