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Tau Manta Crash Site

By ikkaan
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Created out of boredom and a lot of images to play with.

Depicts a crashed tau manta bomber.
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© 2008 - 2021 ikkaan
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evilhippo's avatar
I love fluff like this.  Magnificent work.
AgentTasmania's avatar
The Manta isn't really a bomber. It's more of a dropship and super-heavy attack aircraft
Kurocyn's avatar
Nicely done. :+fav:

KingOfBavaria's avatar
Sweet! Really cool idea too!
AEigner's avatar
very nicely done! I really like the way you did the furrow it dug as it skidded. I would imagine there might be a bigger debris field in it's wake though, as bits were sloughed off as it slid ;)
ikkaan's avatar
Thats was done quickly with some inspiration, so it lacks details.
Olly3's avatar
is this space footage from a shuttle or something you have drawn on a computer program?
ikkaan's avatar
The footage is from a mars survey....the crash path was added via photoshop.
Ultimate-Bebi's avatar
I love this! As others have said, it's a perfect recon image, especially one that could be taken from a Remora drone.

That would serve as a great objective marker for Tau players
DESTRAUDO's avatar
dude when players are getting handouts that are of game book page quality they must go crackers.
ikkaan's avatar
Thats probably the most positive feedback i ever got
Grummore's avatar
Haven't you created any other of these?!
ikkaan's avatar block since a long time. I could do such stuff if i had ideas.
WordBearer's avatar
Neat. I did something like this once, I made "satellite Imagery" for a rpg I was DM'ing. I used a lot of aerial photographs of alaska and other areas to make an imaginary research facility in siberia. It was rather neat, but the game died off after a single session (2 people didn't show up at all and there was a Leeroy Jenkins in the group who got everyone killed deliberately.).
ikkaan's avatar
I´ll try to clean the manta crash site up....still not satisfied with the scratches....

But generally, players don´t always have aerials at hand, but as a handout it´s always a blast.
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