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 Post subject: T9A: Vermin Anteaters
PostPosted: Tue Jul 10, 2018 8:12 pm 
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Over on the Ninth Age, there is a different homebrew ratman army book brewing: Vermin Anteaters.

As a homage to that intuitive image of bipedal anteater-men, here's an African cousin of the anteater family, an aardvak. I hope there's space enough for all manner of mammals-turned-humanoids in this shunned horde of mound-dwellers and anteaters? Dress from Dogon ceremonial warrior attire (you gotta love how less-is-more didn't count back in the day when these styles where developed). Being fantasy, the below concept takes the over-the-top step of turning ceremonial stiltwalking into a tool used by anteater monster hunters, for you need to reach high to slay those big beasties:

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PostPosted: Thu Jul 12, 2018 8:17 pm 
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That's creative KNC!

:)

Reminds me a little of the really varied Beastmen Jes Goodwin designed in the Realm of Chaos days.

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PostPosted: Thu Jul 12, 2018 8:35 pm 
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Thanks Spellarcher!

Haha, indeed!

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there's some nice, weird models in there...

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I remember reading this retro piece in White Dwarf once. Apparently in the good old days the sculptors were often just left to create whatever they pleased. One of the Perry Twins just turned up with goblin fanatics one day which is how those were born.

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