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Lee49424 Mar 2018 2:19 a.m. PST

Working on my next set of rules. Interested in your favorite fights, weapons and "characters". Can be real or Hollywood, for example Matt Dillon with a Colt Buntline Special at the OK Corral. Can't guarantee they'll all be in the rules but I'll give it a shot! Cheers! Lee

Lee49424 Mar 2018 2:19 a.m. PST

Working on my next set of rules. Interested in your favorite fights, weapons and "characters". Can be real or Hollywood, for example Matt Dillon with a Colt Buntline Special at the OK Corral. Can't guarantee they'll all be in the rules but I'll give it a shot! Cheers! Lee

Winston Smith Supporting Member of TMP24 Mar 2018 2:31 a.m. PST

Zorro. Sword.

Katzbalger24 Mar 2018 4:12 a.m. PST

Well, I like John Wayne in…well, just about anything, but let's go with Rio Bravo, with that shortened Winchester with the oversize lever loop (was that the right movie for that weapon?).

Yul Brynner in The Magnificent Seven. Heck, there's all of them, though only James Coburn has special weapons (his knives).

And then there's Clint Eastwood's Josie Wales, which gets you some nice blackpowder Colts.

But my favorite (with a special weapon) is Tom Selleck from Quigley Down Under (and his nice long barreled Sharp's).

Rob

Personal logo ColCampbell Supporting Member of TMP24 Mar 2018 6:55 a.m. PST

Chuck Connors as Lucas "The Rifleman" McCain and his customized Winchester link

Nick Adams as Johnny "The Rebel" Yuma with his pistol and his dead father's sawed-off double-barreled shotgun. link

Yeah, I know, I'm dating myself with these two.

Jim

Irish Marine Supporting Member of TMP24 Mar 2018 7:30 a.m. PST

Mack Bolan 44 Auto mag and Beretta 93R

Personal logo Zeelow Supporting Member of TMP24 Mar 2018 7:56 a.m. PST

Lash Larue and his bullwhip.

ZULUPAUL Supporting Member of TMP24 Mar 2018 9:44 a.m. PST

ColCampbell, 2 of my favorites!

David Manley24 Mar 2018 11:38 a.m. PST

Favourite hero – Thomas Cochrane, RN
Favourite fight – HMS Speedy vs Spanish frigate Gamo
Favourite weapon – apart from the ship's armament I guess the trusty RN cutlass and the captain's ingenuity :)

Personal logo herkybird Supporting Member of TMP24 Mar 2018 1:41 p.m. PST

That guy in Predator with a minigun!

Murvihill24 Mar 2018 2:40 p.m. PST

Martini Henry in anything.

khanscom24 Mar 2018 5:25 p.m. PST

Elfego Baca's classic shootout/ fight has to be at the top of the list. Other heroes-- Michel Ney-- hands down. No special weapons needed-- just guts.

Lion in the Stars25 Mar 2018 11:46 p.m. PST

I'm rather fond of Val Kilmer's Doc Holliday in Tombstone.

"You're so drunk you're seeing double!"
"That's OK, I got one gun for each of you."

Old Wolfman26 Mar 2018 7:32 a.m. PST

Richard Widmark's Nock Gun from "The Alamo",(similarly,Herkybird,that was Jesse Ventura ,with the mini-Gatling). Fight,the sword duel between Stewart Granger /Mel Ferrer in "Scaramouche".

cavcrazy28 Mar 2018 6:35 p.m. PST

Ima Therman, Samurai sword, Kill Bill vol 1.

WillieB Supporting Member of TMP29 Mar 2018 3:55 p.m. PST

Randall Cobb as 'Sailor' in Uncommon Valor and his chainsaw.

takeda33308 Apr 2018 11:45 p.m. PST

Clint….High Plains Drifter? The one where he is the "preacher".

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