We got a whole lot more writers last thread. Lots of delicious writing as a result, this time with some 40k and Command and Conquer thrown into the mx. The gravy train's getting underway folks.This gon b gud.old thread:>>29810319
Repostin' first bit to make way for the second bit>Isaac in Borderlands>Skill trees: Engineer, Survivor, Heretic>Action skill: MAKE US WHOLE>Isaac's been through a lot. It's not the sort of thing you forget, and it's also the sort of thing you relapse into from time to time. Upon activation, Isaac perceives enemies as Necromorphs and flies into a rage; he gains a percentile damage bonus against all enemies within his hallucination, damage resistance, and his rate of fire is increased. In addition, his melee attack transforms into a powerful stomp that deals extreme amounts of additional bonus damage when used on a downed enemy.>Heretic talent: FUCK YOU! >Isaac now deals Critical Hits when he hits the limbs of any enemy under the effect of MAKE US WHOLE, in addition to the normal critical hits for headshots.>Next tier: ...AND FUCK YOUR MARKER!>The melee stomp of Isaac's MAKE US WHOLE now deals X% increased damage. In addition, the stomp now causes a shockwave. This shockwave will deal damage of the same type of your Relic. If your Relic does not have an element, it will deal Explosive damage.
>>29829721 #http://ardboy.tumblr.com/no updates lethttp://pastebin.com/RqTZVAtEJukeboxhttp://pastebin.com/Zq6BgYXpZaeedYou forgot the pastebins, btw.
>>29847437>Heretic tree>Crawl into the Dark Machine: The first step increases the damage resistance Isaac gains during MAKE US WHOLE.>The Screws Go Tight, All Around: The second step reduces the cooldown on MAKE US WHOLE.>Stick a Needle In Your Eye: The third step increases the damage bonus of Isaac's criticals, including those dealt as a result of the FUCK YOU! talent.>She'll Be Waiting: The final step refreshes the cooldown of MAKE US WHOLE when Isaac enters Fight for Your Life. In addition, during Fight for Your Life, MAKE US WHOLE becomes Convergence; while under the effects of Convergence, Isaac may move and act normally, but the Fight for Your Life timer continues to pass. Convergence will spawn a Phantasm of the Past, hostile to both enemies and to Isaac. Don't get caught.>Marker Signal: The infectious signal of the Marker manifests during MAKE US WHOLE and Convergence; allies share Isaac's hallucination and share any related effects that do not affect Isaac directly. Enemies will perceive all units, both allies and enemies, as hostile.
>>29847511>Wicked SickToo bad Borderlands give me movement sickness, otherwise I might enjoy this more
>>29847511That's pretty good anon. But there should probably be a skill/addition to She'll Be Waiting that increases Fight for your Life time, otherwise this skill isn't so useful, espeically in prolonged mass firefights. Good fluff all round though.
>>29847545You've got a point. I wasn't sure if I was writing She'll Be Waiting as the final talent in the tree or not so I limited it a bit. That, and I felt like any Fight for Your Life extensions would be in Survivor.
>>29847570Survivor would be the survival tree. So while you get health regen and more health (not shields because lol no shields in DS), I'm unsure if more fight for your life should be in that tree. It makes more sense for things involving death/near death to be in the marker's tree.On the other hand, this typing gave me a skill idea. When Issac's shields are brought down, until they are fully recharged, Issac gets +X% movespeed, +Y% damage from all sources and X% health regen (added atop any other bonus health regen he might have from other sources).Y is meant to be smaller than X but not by too much. And this is probably a higher tier skill. Not good with naming though.
>>29847570Survivor would be about ammo conservation, melee, reload time, headshot bonus on enemies normally, but a severe decrease in headshot effectiveness when in MAKEUSWHOLE, increased health, longer running time, and finally the extra nasty effects like, "Every grenade becomes a MIRV grenade, and if it is already a MIRV then it gets a damage increase or an elemental effect"
>>29847593>>29847613I feel like Engineer would be Isaac's gun/"kill everything before it kills me" tree. I think, thematically, it would be the one focused on nasty shit like improved grenades, bonus projectile damage, and the like. It'd basically be about him putting his mind to work on his guns and grenades and making them as nasty as possible, with maybe a shield bonus talent here and there, probably fairly early for synergy with Survivor.Survivor would be his "tank" tree, for lack of a better term. A lot of his survivability stuff would be here, along with probably lots of special debuffs that would be unique to him.Heretic would be primarily be about interaction with MAKE US WHOLE; reducing the cooldown, increasing its effectiveness, making it useful in more situations, etc. probably with some percentile damage bonuses here and there so he's not useless outside of it.
>>29847666I think the engineering tree should have bonuses for using Bandit manufactured guns as they are usually quite jury-rigd to gether and it would be easier for him to modify
>>29847666This seems to fit with the games themselves. Ususally (barring, you know, fucking Krieg and his whacky bandity trees) is a General, Suvivability and Special Skill tree.So, just to clarify, Issac's stomp is a melee override while in his MAKE US WHOLE mode, right, overriding even the melee guns' stab?
>>29847666>Survivor tree>Customized RIG: Isaac has taken the time to personally work on his RIG, making it more effective against the hazards of Pandora. Isaac gains percentile damage reduction and increased maximum health.>I've Had Worse: Isaac's experiences have prepared him for the trials of Pandora. Isaac gains bonus time in Fight for Your Life, and increased maximum health.>Knack for Survival: Fighting in close-quarters and deep space have fine-tuned Isaac's survival instincts. When Isaac's shields are brought down, he gains movement speed, deals increased damage from all sources, and gains increased health regeneration until the shield returns to X%.>NOT NOW!: Isaac is used to fighting opponents swifter than himself. He gains a permanent bonus to movement speed; in addition, during MAKE US WHOLE, he may press the Action Skill button again to fire a Statis Shot; all enemies struck will move in slow-motion for a short time. Stasis Shot has three charges per use of MAKE US WHOLE.>Stick Around: Sometimes, to survive, you need a little help. Maximum grenade count increased; in addition, all grenades now produce a Stasis effect.>>29847748That was the idea, yeah. It'd be a buffed melee attack that would do bonus damage (and/or automatic crit?) to downed enemies which I suppose would need to be added if Isaac got in.
Okay folks I gotta get lifting.Be back in a few.
>>29847798Hmmm....how about certain enemies are always considered down? Like larva varkids, small versions of enemies (midgets, pups, etc) and threshers? Certain versions not included, of course
>>29847872>dat filenameWell, I lol'd.But, instead of an entire mechanical action being added, why not just have it be a stun effect?
>>29847798>Engineer Tree>Safety Features Removed: Isaac has long since learned that defaults never cut it. Isaac gains a bonus to damage, fire rate, and reload speed. These bonuses are increased for Bandit weapons.>Full of Bad Ideas: Isaac has learned that his worst ideas tend to see him through the best. Grenade damage is increased; in addition, all grenades become MIRV grenades. If Isaac is already using MIRV grenades, each child grenade will detonate with random elemental damage.>Stay Away from the Vents: Isaac's experience with fighting in close quarters has taught him some important lessons. Isaac's accuracy, reload speed, and melee damage are increased.>Aim for the Limbs: Isaac's experience with unorthodox enemies has given him a sharp eye and a steady hand. Isaac gains increased damage and accuracy with all weapons. In addition, he can visualize weak points on enemies as glowing yellow areas that will inflict bonus damage when struck.>Optimized Weaponry: Isaac is experienced at constructing and modifying his own weaponry, allowing him to maximize the efficiency of any weapon. Isaac gains a bonus to weapon damage, fire rate, reload speed, elemental damage, and elemental effect chance. These bonuses are increased with Bandit weapons.
>>29847955Aim For the Limb's crit coloring means it should be at least halfway down the tree, if not further. It should also be a 1 pointer for that effect.Full of Bad Ideas seems like a good idea but I'm not so sure. I mean it seems like it'd block off a lot of grenade based Badass challenges. Maybe if Issac's MIRV grenades have the features of the grenade mod he's using?
>>29848026MIRV is just a modifier for the grenade as an addon. It can still be longbow, homing, bouncing Betty/Bonnie, whatever, it just has the additional slapped on effect of dividing into Eight grenades before exploding.Anyone else think Isaac should get a penalty with sniper rifles, having never really used them previously?
>>29848026They aren't in any particular order. If a talent seems strong enough to be further down the tree it probably is; and Full of Bad Ideas wouldn't lock you into MIRV grenades, it would add the MIRV grenade split effect to whatever grenade you're currently using, allowing you to pursue grenade challenges even more effectively.>>29848077But he has. Dead Space 2, Seeker Rifle.
>>29848077>what is Seeker Rifle
>>29848077I mainly mean the payload, the transfusion/sprayer/singularity/bouncer. Those ones have Badass challenges attached, so that's a possible 644 Badass Ranks lost!
>>29848132No, dude, Full of Bad Ideas would stack them. So, like, if you threw a Singularity grenade, it'd split into 8 Singularities. If you were already using MIRV grenades, then each one would explode into random elemental damage.
>>29848077>>29848156That is both fun and broken, especially with Dragon Keep's magic grenades' regen.I FUKKEN LOVE IT SPAM GRENADES ALL DAY ERRY DAY!
>>29848077>>29848107>>29848109Despite that, I don't think Issac should get any sniper rifle bonuses. He has some skill but he doesn't center around it and we have Zer0 for sniping basedness.
>>29848174That's why he's full of bad ideas. Also, naturally, Isaac's spine-meter would change according to his health percentage; I also imagine that during MAKE US WHOLE or Convergence, he would say some random Marker-related crazytalk now and then.Came up with some more.>Engineer tree>Power Node Surplus: Isaac has access to all the materials he could ever want, allowing him to increase the power of his weapons. Isaac gains bonus weapon damage, fire rate, reload speed, and critical damage.>Survivor tree>Custom RIG Medical System: Isaac has created and optimized a custom medical system for his RIG. Isaac gains bonus maximum health, health regen, and gains bonus healing from all healing effects.>Optimized Stasis System: Isaac has taken the time to customize the Stasis system in his RIG. Enemies now take X% more damage while under the effects of Stasis. In addition, you gain additional charges of Stasis Shots per use of MAKE US WHOLE.>Heretic tree>Single-Minded Survival: Isaac's one-man war on Unitology has taught him to press the slightest advantage. On kill, Isaac gains bonus damage from all sources, regains a percentage of his total health, and reduces the cooldown on MAKE US WHOLE.>>29848244I don't think he'd have anything specifically for snipers or anything, but I think he's a variable character and most, if not all, of his damage bonuses would be for all weapons.
>>29848307Statis System kind of makes Mayas useless bro.
>>29848435Doesn't Maya have a really low cooldown on hers? Like, thirteen seconds base? I imagine Isaac's would be fairly long if you don't go Heretic. Still, either way, you make a fair point, but now I'm not sure what Survivor Isaacs could do to contribute outside of outlive and outrun everyone.
>>29848490Useful for solos survivor would be. Besides, having an guy who can reliably slow enemies is pretty useful. Especially if you can use the slow on raid bosses who do not get stopped by Phaselock.
>>29847459You dun forgot Issac's.http://pastebin.com/gUXyg8KVI appreciate all the writefreunden in these threads. Even if you do not get much responses, know that we lurkers read your works.
>>29848949GET OUT OF HERE STALKER!
>>29849310Do you remember the sun from the school in DS2?
>>29849362Even now it haunts my waking nightmares. Daymares. Whatever.
>>29849310Play the school/kindergarten from DS2. Be afraid.
>>29849389Baby and the mom?Okay, that was odd.Lockers going apeshit?I hope there aren't any little fucks hiding in them.Babies attacking me onstage?Damn, pulse rifle time I guess.Sudden thing falling in front of meeeEEEEE-HOLY FUCKING SHIT WHAT THE FUCK IS THAT FUCKING THING?!? Oh, it's just a prop of a sun. That's Oka-WHAT THE FUCK IS WITH THAT FUCKING SMILE OH MY GOD.
Okay, I'm back, Brainstorman.
>>29849563Get to it!
>>29849549The lockers totally made me associate to my golden days playing the original F.E.A.R.
>>29849563>Only lifted for less than 3 hoursThis just in: Jukebox doesn't even lift
>>29849675I'LL DECK U IN THE GABBER M8, I SWEAR ON ME MUM
>>29849752>posting thumbnailsanon, pls
>>29849780What? It's not a thumbnail! It's just a smaller version of yours!Damn, talk about compensating...
>>29849717Original anon here.1v1 me on CoD Black Ops 2 on the Wii and see what comes about. What was that? I thought so.
>>29849809Must be all those 'roids. (jk)
>>29849833WII BOXING, BIZATCH, I'LL HIT YA SO HAHD YA'LL FLY INNA NINTENDO STORE!
>>29849972No, we can't play that game. My mom says it's too violent for a kid my age even though I'm really mature and mentally developed.
Alright, enough of this crap let's get back to writing.Anyways, what class should I make Shepard? Soldier? Vanguard?
>>29850353Manguard for sure.
>>29850353Soldier, I think is "default" for Shepard and might be easiest to write but I don't know about that.Engineer, Sentinel or Infiltrator will probably be VERY interested in Isaac's tech and iirc Shepard has not been THAT hyped about it.Adept and Vanguard I don't know about but I would prefer soldier to them because biotics are for sissies.
>>29850447>biotics are for sissies>implying a class that revolves around fucking rushing the enemy and blowing up their own shield is a sissy
>>29850447Yeah, I always took Soldier because fuck yeah heavy armor!
>>29850353>>29850447I'd go with soldier, but Vanguard isn't all that bad either.
>>29850447>>29850480Yeah you're right, Vanguards are ok but Adepts can gtfo.
>>29850353Sentinel is always great
>>29850538Sentinel is fucking boring until 3
Okay, going with soldier. Gonna show Isaac some biotics with one of his crew.
>>29850558who says we have to use the power set of 1 or 2. it's a fucking AU
>>29850593Khorne is pleased.
>>29850593Make him do kinesis and stasis awesome.
>>29850544...Why would you charge at somebody inside a group specifically because it's a Krogan?
>>29850858Because Krogans are tough as hell.
>>29850593>Oh, I can do that too. Because SCIENCE!
>>29850858Because then you aren't a man
>>29850884>>29850895So for the thrill of it, alright. Nothing wrong with that, just curious.
>>29850858>not charging at krogan all day erry day>being this unmanguardly.Krogans can shit Brix when they get charged by a vanguard.When Krogan get charged by a vanguard they are knocked down. When a Krogan is knocked down, they aren't tanks. When they aren't tanks, you say, "Tanks for the XP."Don't Let The Krogan prevent you from saying "Tanks for the XP." Buy Direct (Charge) today.
>>29850943...That makes a lot more sense. Thanks.
“The Falcon's a mining vessel, Grunt. “Shepard replied. “Unless you want to give the asteroid defense systems a go.”“No, there's no need for that.” Isaac said standing up from his seat. “General logistics is conjoined with security. There's bound to be a few pulse rifles locked up, but its nothing I can't bypass with this security pass here.”“Finally.” Grunt said, twiddling with his shotgun.“You know what...” said Shepard. “I think I might be interested too. Admiral Xen, think you can help keep watch over everyone?”“I'm not your errand girl, Shepard, but yes, I suppose I could keep everyone in check.”“Thank you, Admiral.”“Don't mention it. No seriously. Please don't.”Once inside the security division of logistics, Isaac slid the security pass into the back-lit slot on the wall that lay adjacent to a series of lockers. Each of them opened, revealing several firearms. About three seeker rifles, and four pulse rifles lined the walls of the six lockers, several magazines for each respective arm lay next to it.“Alright,so this tin can here is the SWS motorized pulse rifle.” said Isaac, taking one of the three-barreled rifles form the locker. “This one's the... let's see... yep, the A2 variant. Primary fire is a three round burst, while secondary takes about half of the magazine to launch a grenade that emits a high frequency micropulse shockwave, resulting in hyper-compressing the immediate area, collapsing tissue and issuing serious amounts of thermal energy. You get hit with one of these, it's no joke. Primary rounds make kind of a 'mushroom-shaped' wound profile. That means, once it hits you, it shatters apart and tears everything in its way to shre- Hey! What are you doing?” Isaac exclaimed as grunt took the liberty of relieving Isaac of the rifle.“Don't mind if I do....”
>>29851158*cue Grunt drooling*>>29850943Did you just advertise Vanguard like Direct TV?
>>29851158Grunt with pulse rifle.
>>29851399Until he realizes that unlike the local ME weapons, they have a very finite amount of pulse rounds
>>29851435Magazines make it more realistic. Besides, with a little configuration and a molecular scan from an omni tool, that problem can be easily solved.
>>29851578What the fuck, that ain't my picture.
>>29851666I assumed direct control
>>29851666It still fits though.
>>29851666This was my pic. Cropped so it doesn't fucking duplicate.>>29851676>>29851678Fucking Hive Mind.HOLY SHIT IT DOES SORT OF FIT.what the fuck is with the Afro, though?
>>29851705Disco Garrus, of course!
>>29851666Get on my level. When I post, sometimes instead of the image I wanted to post I get the Feelsguy. To add insult to this, the filename stays the same. This leads to some awkward situations...
>>29851578ME1 weapons were tiny mass accelerators that only shot a few molecules with each shot, so the block of ammo would only be sheared of in very small increments, me2 had not further specified guns that needed coolant, that was also incredibly shit, for a non-existent increased effectivity, and the only explanation as to why was, that the geth used them during the attack on citadel space, which, in me1, they didn´t, and that they proved to be superior, which, also in me1, they were not.the only reason to use coolant-"magazines" was that it would be more of a shooter, because *drumroll* they wanted the call of duty crowd.Magazines are idiotic if you have a weapon that can shoot for years if you let it cool of for a few seconds every minute.
>>29851969I know, right? They tried to reason it with that soldiers didn't need to wait for their guns to cool off anymore in the heat of battle. To me it was going from infinite ammo to regular clip-based weapons.I mean for fuck's sake, if you put a high level frictionless materials in your gun in ME1 you could shoot forever before it overheated!
>>29851731DONT NEED NO CALIBRATING, WHEN IM CELEBRATING,AINT NOTHIN GONNA PULL ME 'WAY,FROM DANCIN UP THE FLOOR ALL DAY.I'M GONNA DO THE DISCO!, UNTIL I DROP!GONNA SPIN IN CIRCLES AND STOMP MY FEET,AINT NOTHING GONNA STOP THAT BEATGONNA DO THE DISCO!, AINT GONNA STOP!DANCING ERRYDAY, JUST LET THAT MUSIC PLAYFEEL THE PULSE NOW,! FEEL THE RHYTHM!COME WITH ME, I'LL SET YOU FREE, ALLOW YOU TO BECOME WHAT YOU WANT TA BE,FEEL THE BEAT NOW,! FEEL THE TUUUNNNE.LET THE MUSIC SEEP THROUGH YOUR PORES, YOU'LL JUST KEEP COMING BACK FOR MORE.I GOT SCARRED ONE DAY.IT CHANGED MY WAYS.NOW IM HERE TO STAY.BRING THE FUNK DOWN ON MY PREY.WE DO THE DISCO TONIGHTWE'LL DO IT ALL JUST RIGHTTHE DANCE FLOOR SO BRIGHTOUR ELECTRIC DANCE WILL BUST THE LIGHT!WE'LL DANCE NOWDANCE TO THE CROWDGET THEM ON STAGEAND UNLOCK THAT CAGETHIS MASSES EFFECTMADE ME WANT TO MAKE THIS PERFECTTHE DANCE OF THE CENTURYIS ALL TOO NIGHBUT THOSE REAPERS CANT DANCE IN THE SKYDROP THE FUNK DOWN FROM THE HEAVENS,TURN THE MUSIC UP TO ELEVENDANCE THEM OUT,FUNK THEIR MINDSWE'LL BEAT THEM BACK WITH THE POWER OF OUR RHYMES.'CUZ IF SHEPARD CAN'T CHASE THEM BACK,WE'LL JUST GIVE 'EM A HEART ATTACKSHOWING OUR DISCO SPLENDOURAIN'T NO FORLORN ENDEAVOURNOW SAY IT WITH ME, IT AINT A CRIME,EVERYONE NOW, IT'S DISCO TIME![Disco Intensifies]
>>29852097Oopsie. Forgot pic during my funkstorming session.Brainstorming, I mean.
>>29852097Nice rhymes! I can always respect someone that can rhyme!
>>29852065It's a blatant case of lobbying from arms manufacturers. Expendable coolant means increased sales.
>>29852283That too! You'd think they'd have some kind of system where you could rotate heatsinks to allow them to cool off in order to be reused but that was too much of an offense to their business-like minset. Or someshit.
>>29850544That's it, I'm reinstalling Mass Effect.
>>29852280I swear I was channeling this guy there, even.
>>29847459http://pastebin.com/gUXyg8KVHere is another pastebin.Still writing up more
>>29852621You're back my friend!
Rolled 18>>29848156perhaps make it, say, 4 bomblets instead of 8and MIRV grenades will split into 12 instead of 8
>>29852820MIRV grenades should do the Bonus Package thing and split twice.
>>29852964That would lead to 24 grenades.Oh god... Bouncing Bonnie. MIRV'ing twice.
>>29852638I am, yes. I would delete my post because I saw someone had already posted it but its not letting me for some reason.MExDSch2 The Dead Boogaloo is under construction and will be posted in a completed form via pastebin unless you ladies and gentlemen request otherwise.
>>29853320Good, good.Continue oh writefag.
>>29852283So, thermal clips are like printer ink cartridges?...That makes more sense than I'd expected. Well, it's not like corporatism's a thing of the past in the Mass Effect universe.
I have a question, that may or may not be relevant to future writefagging.What champions would Isaac get along with from League of Legends?How would an Inquisitor's retainer Techpriest feel about his technosorcerous level of engineering?What Chaos God would want him? I was thinking Khorne but Khornate cultists arent the type to say "Yo, come worship our god, you get mad skulls and sometimes blood."
>>29853452Nurgle is going to be the one going after Isaac. Above all else, Isaac is a survivor.
Rolled 11>>29853452>What champions would Isaac get along with from League of Legends?that actually reminds me of a time I tried to present The Lone Wanderer as a MOBA character
>>29853524Isnt that sort of counter productive to Nurgle's Death and Decay shindig? And since all his cultists look like Zombies and shit I was thinking Isaac would hate them
>>29853552He wouldn't be too happy about joining, but that's the best fit. If Tzeench stopped being the god of well laid plans and started being the god of Indiana Jones-style hasty improvisation, then the situation would be different.
>>29853356>>29852361>>29852283I kind of like the "lobbying from arms manufacturers" reasoning.Alternatively, it could have been in response to a spike in Overload tech usage after the reappearance of the Geth. Nastier tech (either originating with the Geth or developed for use against them) started locking up guns for longer stretches of time, spoofing the guns into thinking the heat sink was over capacity. Manually ejecting a disposable thermal clip clears the 'jam'.
>>29853452None of the Shadow Isles people, especially not dead people. Probably no one involved in the Void but Kass.Honestly, he seems like he'd be more aligned with Pilt (barring getting EarthGov vibes from iron glove Demacia) or Ionia.
>>29853452Tzeentch would want Isaac bad because technosorcery Donger may get along well with Isaac on a scientist and engineer technical point. Also Blitzcrank and Orianna would like him as well because he can add upgrades.That techpriest would either worship the grond he stepped on or would be foaming at the mouth screaming heretek
>>29853552>>29853608>>29854029(Brother) Isaac Clarke would have the attention of all the Chaos Gods (with exception of Slaanesh). But Tzeench would be the most interested due to Clarke's wild card status.
So what happened to Jukebox?
>>29854268Right out of the window as well.Rest in peace, Jukebox.
>>29854268Hunter Necromorph. That's all. He had to hide.Here have Drazhar and Lofn for the time being.
>>29854381But admit it. It's cute. Plus it was made by Lewd. Oh well, have some manganized Dead Space.
>>29854029He'd probably have a working 'relationship' with Ziggs. If only to have a constant supply of explosives on hand.Maybe Gragas if DS3 made him a drinker.
>>29854425one brief battle laterand isaac is mad that they hardly dropped anything
>>29854425>feels like I'm wearing nothing at all>nothing at all>NOTHING AT ALL
>>29854483Don't forget the Ubermorph.Seriously, it would have a ridiculous Will Not Die factor in tabletop 40K.
>>29854507Isaac has the sexiest ass.
>>29854552Brother Clarke is known for his immense willpower. Where even the strongest in will would've broken easily, Clarke would always be calm no matter the situation.
>>29854348Ah shaddap will ya, I'm back.
>>29854730PRAISE THE OMNISSIAH!>Captcha: producing ebraloebralo will indeed be produced captcha.
>>29854730>MAKE US WHOLE
>>29854511It wouldn't be Will Not Die. It's I'll Be Back.
Okay, I'm back too.
>>29854933The old Necron rule...only difference that it would automatically come back unless it's hit with a D Strength Melta weapon.
>>29855239EXACTLY. Its not like anyone but Issac aims for the limbs anyways.
>>29855255>aiming for weak spots>not vaporizing the entire target areaDo you even lift (152mm shells)?
>>29854730I got an idea for the future of the story jukebox if you wanna hear it too
>>29855322Shoot. I'm still writing.
>>29855311Hush you artillery fag. You will never fire on someone else's game and this makes everyone sad.I just want something to have that rule and given that necromorphs are horror franchise characters, this rule makes sense THAT way, you know?
>>29855386Boom for the Boom God
>>29851969In the hands of a slightly unhinged engineer, you'd be amazed at how quickly a few molecules becomes half a pound of rock dust.
>>29851969Interesting.If that's the case, should I stick with that, or for the sake of equilibrium, should I include thermal... ugh... clips.I've grown to hate that word so much.
>>29855255There was once a situation when Brother Clarke fought a exceptionally persistent Necromorph created personally by the Arch-Heretek Mercer. No matter how powerful a weapon Clarke used against it, the monstrosity wouldn't go down and die permanently due to its insane regeneration factor.The only way to defeat The Hunter (as he called the persistent abomination), was only through deception. Clarke slew the beast by luring it near a Melta Cannon and manually activating the weapon. The Hunter as a result got vaporized in a instant.Later, Brother Clarke would encounter a even more intelligent Ubermorph, and the mass created Regenerators. The Inquisitorial forces that encountered theses monsters wouldn't have survived if it wasn't for Brother Clarke's "deus ex machina" in the form of a grav-platform with twenty rapid firing twin-linked Magna-Meltas.
>>29855632no to which?
>>29855603Yes, you should, because the Heat Sink isn't reloaded with the ejection of the Thermal clip, and therefore the clip does not contain bullets when you put it in. Hence, it is not a magazine.
>>29851158"Yeah, I do mind actually! Look, there's no firing range on this ship, so don't try popping off rounds in here.""What?! Why show us kit like this and then tell us there's no way we can use it?""What about the cargo bay?" Shepard asked. "Is it clear of that material, Isaac?""Yeah, it's safe, but I've got a better idea. Let's head planetside. Better than wasting gas Idling here. Oh and, uh, here." Isaac said as he handed Shepard a Seeker Rifle. "I see the scope on that rifle of yours. Figured you'd be fond of something like this."The party made their way back to te helm, where the crowd of quarians continued to sight-see out of the ship's windows and portholes. Tali had taken the co-pilot's seat, chin resting in her palms as she stared off into the stars. Isaac sat back down in the driver's seat, checking all systems and running diagnostics."Okay everyone" he said clearing his throat. "Would anyone mind if we went planetside for a bit?""I don't see much reason to, but, on the other hand I don't see any reason not to..." Tali said leaving the co-pilot's seat. 'Why would we? didn't you say it was just a rock? I mean, unless we plan on bringing the Flotilla some much needed supplies, then you definitely have my support.""Well, now that you mention it, that does't sound like a bad Idea... yeah... yeah, we'll do that, but The commander and Grunt wanted to test some of the weaponry we had in security."Hearing Tali's idea, Isaac knew that there would be no one on board who would say no. True to Isaac's prediction, all quarian hands went up when asked if they were okay with going planetside. One incredibly easy consensus later, and Isaac was firing up the engine, turning the ship back around towards the small, cratered stray planet. Isaac activated the scanning module, looking for a good to land. Within minutes, the Falcon had landed on the planet's surface, still facing the blue and white spiral of stars from whence it came
>>29855833Suddenly...A wild MARKER appears!
>>29855703no Me2 reload shits
>>29855906Isaac simply can't have a day without a Marker...
>>29855833and then nothing happened at all
>>29855987Yeah it's not something any self-respecting Engineer would be caught dead without.
>>29856068Is that you Carlos?
>>29855691I'd like to know how can any of the 40K characters defeat a Necromorphs such as The Hunter, Ubermorph or the Regenerators? Wouldn't that require loads of insane fire power? With emphasis on fire?
>>29856170Finally a reason to call the Sisters of Battle.
>>29856256The Sisters would have fun with them.
>>29856256And and...no wait, stop the call. They all just died and were turned into hats.
>>29856256If something dead, moves around your 'hood.Who you gonna call?Bolt-Bitches!
>>29856316Please don't mention this mad Chaos propaganda...
>>29856350No, the necromorphs turned them into hats. Didn't even infect them! Just ripped off their headskin and put it on their heads.Incidentally they are headshot immune now.
>>29856376What a humiliation...
>>29856108My name is dave.
>>29855833my idea was Isaac actually transported back in time and on the planet is aMARKERMAKEUSWHOLE
>>29856433Hey, Dave.>>29855833"Alright, everything's green to go... scanners going crazy about silicon and whatnot. i remember this little rock being loaded... alright, Shepard, Grunt, let's head to the cargo bay. There's a couple spare parts and whatnot laying around. We can use those as targets.""Well hey, don't forget me!" Tali said while approaching them. "I might want to give these a shot. Any pistols in security?""No, didn't see any, but I have this." Isaac said, handing over his plasma cutter. "It's normally used as mining equipment, cutting through asteroid metal and whatnot, but it makes a pretty nasty pistol."Mining equipment, huh..." Tali said facetiously as she looked over the scratched up, battered device. "Sounds devastating...""It kind of is, actually." Isaac retorted. "That thing shoots a stream of white hot plasma towards whatever you have it pointed at. That could be pure sheet metal, or the neck of someone unfortunate enough to be in the way. Whatever it is, that thing's gonna cut straight through it."Entering the cargo hold, Isaac looked for anything that would not be missed. Busted re-entry plating, a dish for a transmission receiver that lay in shambles right next to it, empty crates. Isaac had rounded up a few bits and pieces when he heard grunt laughing to himself."Oh no... Shepard what did the bug guy find?""Oh, I'll tell you!" Grunt said excitedly. "Look at what it says on the manual... C99 Supercollider Contact... it's some sort of portable particle accelerator...""A portable WHAT?!" Tali said as she ran towards Grunt. "How...""Hey don't ask me anything, look at the manual. Seems like they use it to break rocks apart or something. Looking at all this, I think I'd be interested in some more of this "mining equipment"
>>29857282I can't wait till they see kinese and stasis
>>29857395I think that a scene where Shepard and Isaac are both confused about the word Stasis, since there's Stasis in both ME and DS.
>>29857498Want... to... hug...WHY!
>>29857498That pic is doing pimp stance wrong.
>>29857498...I'm not sure I understand what Isaac's trying to do in that pic.
Yo guys.Are quarian suits vacuum safe?
>>29857693The objective path?>>29857830They live in space. It'd be silly to not be able to for at least five minutesohgoddamnitwhatthefuckareyoudoingnow.
>>29857866Oh relax, Tali's gonna be fine, if that's what you're wondering.
>>29857933I actually really like the computer voices that state those notifications. It's just a little notification that reminds you that the nature of the arena you're entering is different.Come to think of it, it's also one of the few positive/neutral noise queues you can receive while wandering around. Most indicate threats, others startle you, but some say "Hey, bro. Low gravity, get those jets on."
>>29858092QUARANTINE ZONE INITIATED.
>>29857995No, I'm nervous you're going to space the twenty or so Quarians along with Xen.Oh, and what RIG is Isaac using, anyhow?
>>29858290Welp, I stand corrected.Guess the only truly positive sound queue is the sound you get when you scroll over items you've found. I forget if stores make noise or not, unlike some games... WELCOME TO THE CIRCUS OF VALUES.
>>29858374TIME TO PLAY
>>29858374i always loved the ammo vending machines from bioshock, for some reason they always put a smile on my face.
>>29858459Was it the fact that they were banditos? Banditos make everything better.I am always relieved when I come across a store in Dead Space. I mean, I always thoroughly check every inch of the room so I won't get ambushed, but I'm still relieved. I can finally sell the crap I collected and free up space, that and have a chance to double up on whatever I need and purchase upgrade bits.
>>29858362>Arctic survival suitNice. My personal favorite, love the fur collar.
>>29858583Thanks for shopping Marcus Munitions!
>>29847437>>29847511Going back to these, I think that, for fluff reasons, it should be very fucking difficult to get AND FUCK YOUR MARKER and She'll Be Waiting on a single 'playthrough'. But then I re-read the posts and now I think the FUCK YOU! and AND FUCK YOUR MARKER! should be moved to the survivor tree because of themes.Survivor is the tree representative of Issac's willpower to live, to not give into the Signal, to stop the necromorphs. This is mainly shown by the final boss fight where he shoots the marker's influence on him to death.Engineer is all about Issac's brain power, using his on the job experience and smarts to make himself a deadlier motherfucker.Heretic is the tree where his brain is high on Marker Signals and loving it, when he's following Nicole's advice. So yeah some fluff ideas for the borderlands
>>29858689If you buy from anyone else, I'll have you killed.
>>29857282"Well, if you're gonna use that mind handing me back the-""Here." Grunt said as he tossed the pulse rifle to Isaac. "I think I'll be holding on to this...""Let me see that manual..." Tali said as she grabbed the worn paperback book that lay next to the contact beam's crate. "Everyone done ogling?" Isaac said as he gathered up what junk he could into a small robotic tote. "I've got our targets.""Ready when you are, Isaac." Shepard replied."Great. Let's head out" Isaac said as he approached a small console that resided near the opposite wall. "I'm gonna open the bay doors. Everyone get clear."As the cargo doors opened, lights on the ceiling lit and a low intensity alarm sounded. Faint traces of light seeped in from the opening. Grunt put his helmet back on, as did Shepard in anticipation of the ensuing vacuum. The air in the room vented to the ship's reservoirs as an automated voice notified the occupants of the hold of the incoming vacuum. There were several cages and automated claws on the ceiling. Isaac lowered a cage to Shepard's position."Alright everyone. There's our ride. Hop in.""How are you getting down?" Tali asked."Nah. I've got my own way down. You guys don't have propulsion on your boots?"Tali just stood there for a second, completely and utterly motionless. Shepard noticed this as he was about to ask Isaac just what he was implying, when he noticed Tali's stationary state."Uh, Tali?" he asked as he waved his hand in front of her face. "You oka-""Isaac, we're going to have words when we get back on the Normandy." Tali said as she entered the cage.
>>29858583most likely yeah
>>29858798"Words?" "Yes, loud ones."
>>29858798Oh god you're right! ME hardsuits have no EVA maneuvering.>Tali's face when she realizes just how incredibly stupid that is
>>29858798Im confused here. Has Isaac just dropped in and taken over the Normandy? He seems to be in charge from the tone of thingsCould be I just havent read the whole thing
>>29858845Hey now, I've got Shepard and Tali together in this one...Of course, in certain, private circumstances, there's always room for one more....Yeah right.
>>29858946They are on the ship isaac showed up in. How would the Normandy exit the galaxy?
>>29858946The Falcon is "his" ship. As long as he's on it, he's in charge.The Normandy will be another story, however.
>>29858952But hot engineer on engineer action
>>29859021THINK OF THE TOYS
>>29859065Damaged/crazy on damaged/crazy action?
Yo, do Asari mind-meld people when they are interrogating them etc or is it considered waaaaaaaaaay too intimate?
>>29859089Isaac with a Harem of tsundere Sisters of Battle as well as Jack
>>29859133Dang, no love for Isaac man. >>29859147I was the guy who wrote the battle sisters story so I support this.
>>29859173 Isaac got it on with some SoB's already?
>>29859198No, but he almost turned the into Sisters Repentia. I kinda did want to write at least innuendo into the story after I finished it.
>>29859226[Spoiler] Where can I find this possibly magnificent thing? [/Spoiler]
>>29859254I can post the story again, but there is no real innuendo.
>>29859254So it turns out upper case S fucks up the spoiler tag.How embarrassing. I am shamed by my faux pas.
>>29859266Please do. A pastebin is also a good idea. Much easier.
>>29859254No caps in spoiler, and you don't have to add a space between the ending ']' and the first letter in the message.Also, you don't need to add the end bit if you want the whole post to be spoilered.
>>29859117I would say it depends on how important and/or time sensitive the information they are looking for is. I'd say for the vast majority of situations it wouldn't be used.
>>29859347 No problem, we're here to help with any of your life damni- I mean, you 4chan experience.
>>29859299i don't believe i'm who you're thinking of, i just found that pic while lurking the ME threads wayback looking for neat stuff for the ME quest a year or two ago
>>29859347you can also highlight what you just typed in and press Ctrl s as well
>>29859290http://pastebin.com/5wU5F6syI may write more eventually.
>>29859476It can't be that easy.fuck, it is
>>29859403No, not you, what the blocks spell.
>>29859540Soritas. This was doable. What nearly broke the plan was Brother Clarke’s need to put his hands on the Soritas and their divine war gear, as well as the Battle Barge that had brought the Marines to the planet. It is said that the Canoness Preceptor nearly had a screaming fit at Brother Clarkes request, but was eventually was brought around by the Lords General and the Chapter Master of the Space Marines...Oh my~
>>29859540My big problem was no one was killed/memory wiped/hatified for seeing someone I'm presuming is a Grey Knight Issac.
>>29860519Isaac isn't a grey knight, just a Friend Of Draigo, which automatically makes him like unto a god in the GK's book.Oh, and:Reports that the Canoness and some of her members have requested Brother Clarke visit them at his convenience are unconfirmed at this time.OH, MY.
>>29860595>Friend of DraigoAh, so he's a Slaaneshi whore then? Good to know.
>>29860729Friend of Draigo.Draigo is there whenever something is summoned and goes horribly wrongor right, depending on how you look at it.You see, Isaac is like a magnet for horrifying creatures, constantly, what with his whole, "I DIDN'T SIGN UP FOR THIS SHIT," Aura. Since Draigo has a chance to spawn during a summon, chances are far too likely that he'll meet up with Isaac often.
>>29860942...you know you just ruined the greatness of him who is Issac right? You DO realize this do you not? Not even about the lol Draigo a shit thing, even though it is, but its more about him doing impossible things with impossible odds without a chance of 'AND THEN SUDDENLY EVERYTHING WAS OKAY BECAUSE SOMEONE OP SHOWS UP'. Its him, Issac, using the tech of man, the will of man, the fucking strength of man. That even the marine versions of him...even as a marine, Issac Clarke is still just a man. Not a notprimarch not super powered just a guy, you know? A guy with stompy tech but still just a guy. So please writefag, stop this Draigo BS.
>>29861150Dude, Draigo doesn't help Isaac, not really. Isaac still does all that shit. It's just he has friends who are also awesome. Most of the stories involving Draigo are like "Isaac was busy absolutely murderizing/creating awesome tech and some problem he could've totally dealt with came up but mutherfuckin Draigo showed up and dealt with it instead so he could keep doing more important things."
>>29859133are you part of the pro tali waifu movement?
>>29861337>>29861150I'm not saying Draigo rushes there to help Isaac, I'm saying that daemons constantly go after Isaac, and since Draigo pops up once every million summons or so, AND since what Isaac does can be considered techno heresy of the highest magnitude, they're bound to meet at SOME point, on good or bad terms. BUT, at no time did I imply anything about Draigo coming and saving the day, it would actually probably be something like the Partraige Mari-"HATERS. GONNA. HATE"Oh God-Emperor.They found me.Tell anonymous I loved them.Ignore that last part, citizen, I was merely shocked by the splendour of that which is the Most Glorious Partridge Marine Chapter, so much so that I lost my senses there. My apologies for implying anything else. Here, have a rough drawing this clearly not-dead Imperial citizen had on his cogitator.
>>29861337Yeah no, its still shit. This time less because of actual reasons and more because Draigo is garbage.
>>29858798The metal enclosure lowered, Shepard and his teammates inside. As they set foot on the small planetoid, the trio was welcomed with an unsurprisingly low gravity. Taking controlled bounds, Shepard made his way to where a mechanical claw was lowering the "targets". Activating his omni-tool, he called Isaac, wondering what he meant by "propulsion" on his boots."Isaac, you said something about 'having your own ride down. I'm not gonna lie, what you're implying sounds a bit far fetched.""It's not. Believe me." Isaac replied. "See if you can get those targets up.""Whatever you say, 'sir'" Shepard quipped back at Isaac, who, so far, had been calling quite a few shots that weren't his to make. Shepard gave the cart to Tali and Grunt, giving them the go to set up the targets.Looking out into the spectral arms of the Milky way once more, Shepard found himself entangled in awe once more. "wow..." he said under his breath. There it was Home to countless billions, who even now, must have been receiving the news of the first extregalacitc voyage. Suddenly, his thoughts were interrupted by sudden exclamation from his squad."Oh Keelah... Shepard, are you seeing this?!""Whoa... I want me some of those..."Shepard turned around to see a personage floating in space. White flames shot out of its heels and toes, similar streams exuding from different points in its suit. Blue light radiated from its thrice tiered visor. It was Isaac, flying in the space above them with pulse rifle in hand. He dramatically increased his speed, zooming past them in seconds. He turned and circled around them, not hesitant to show off the rocket boots that propelled him above his befuddled company. AT last, he touched down, landing with a fist hitting the ground."Whaddya think?" Isaac said smugly with his arms at his sides.After what seemed like several minutes of silence, Grunt once again found himself breaking it."I think you're gonna have to build another pair of those."
>>29861652Ach! In my joy at the sight of the Holiest of Astartes, I forgot to place the picture itself! Ah, ha, ha! Silly me, an average Imperial Citizen, who clearly did not do this on purpose and is not dead.
>>29861652>the Aspiring Writefag got killed by those bloddy partridges.SON OF A BITCH!
>>29861653Well, that's your opinion and you're entitled to it. But the one or two times it was mentioned it was generally well received.
>>29861751Silly Imperial Citizen, He is cl- I am clearly alive. How could be dead if I am alive? Such an idea would confuse my mind, that which is most inferior to that of one of The Great Flock!I assure you, the feathers adorning this armour are white, very much so.All Glory to The Galactic Partridge, Whom We Love And Adore!http://youtu.be/DDEfSKHHIxc
>>29862028So who is going to see if the magpies are willing to gift us AW's corpse?
SPESS MEHREENS!TODAY, THE PARTRIDGES ARE AT HIS DOORS! WE KNOW OUR RELICS, AND WE WILL SAVE THEM! WE SNEAK BY FOR OUR HONAH AS BLUD REVENS, AS SPESS MEHREENS, AND WE SNEAK BY IN THE NAME OF THE EMPRAH!IF WE FEHL A RETRIEVAL, WE WILL SNEAK AGAIN AND GIVE CHASE TO IT! BUT WE WILL NOT FEHL, NO, IT IS THE PARTRIDGES WHO WILL TASTE OUR GIFTING PROWESS!AS YOU KNOW, MOST OF OUR BATTLE BOXES ARE STORED IN SPESS, PREPARED TO SURPRISE! OUR VAULTS HAVE BEEN PREPARED SHOULD THE PARTRIDGES BE SO BOLD AND FOOLISH TO COME TO TAKE OUR PRESENTS! WE HAVE PLACED MULTIPLE HIDEOUTS ALLOWING FOR MULTIPLE, SIMMULTANEUS DEVASTATING SURPRISES!THE CODEX CHARITIES NEMES THIS MANUVAH STEAL GAIN! WE WILL DESCENT UPON OUR PRESENTS, AND OVERWHELM THEM, LEAVING NONE UNGIFTED! MEANWHILE, OUR RETRIEVERS WILL ENSURE THE DEFENCE OF OUR HEADQUARTERS!WE ARE SPESS MEHREENS! WE ARE THE EMPRAH'S GIFTERS!
>>29863472You know, 'gifters' implies you're the ones giving the gifts. It should be 'gifted'.
What the fuck did I just read.Bumping with wtf.
For the Borderlands thing I think Isaac should have a skill that gives a melee damage boost and increases ammo and money drop rate when you kill enemies with melee.
>>29863972called FUCK SHIT GOD DAMN MOTHER FUCKER
>>29864052Isaac's Heretek tree should be all Marker-bullshit names, Engineer should be sort of like a l33t-speech naming theme, and the survivor branch is just FUCKING SHIT PISS GODDAMN FUCKER DAMNIT.
I'm confused. I'm reading ardboy's tumblr right now and is Isaac from another universe or the same one as ME?
>>29854673Sometimes I worry if his mind has been touched by the warp. The things that man does, even to xenos scum, is downright Khornate sometimes. >Captcha: Dismemb hasIt's like it knows I'm in this thread
>>29864135I'm strangely comfortable with that idea. I wish the dialogue of the characters matched up with the specialty tree they're most invested into. Hearing a Borderlands Isaac screaming "FUCK PISS GODDAMN BANDIT SHIT COCKS" stomping them into goo would be fairly amusing.
>>29861150To countless numbers of the most holy Mechanicus Brother Clarke is somewhat of a mystery they cannot solve, a ball or yarn that does not allow itself to unwind. A great many questionaries has been sent to and fro through Mechanicus space for decades, asking if anyone knows who taught Brother Clarke the things he does.The truth is that no one, not even the Fabricator General himself knows. Then there is also the fact how Brother Clarke never follows proper protocol and sets out the sanctified oils, the purity seals and the incense when he works. This would normally be tech-heresy of the greatest magnitude if not for one thing.When a regular Tech Priest communes with the machine spirit, has to coax and placate it for it to function in ways not unlike that of a stubborn child. All know this, which is why when in horror after watching Brother Clarke work on a machine, a Magos quickly went to find what damage had been done.To regular Tech Priests, the machine spirits are spoiled children. But before Brother clarke, the machine spirits line up before him in perfect synchrony like guardsmen before their general. Happy, even eager to serve.And for this reason alone, no Tech Priest would ever dare to call Brother Clarke a heretic.
>>29863472What. What is this. What is this I don't even. What?
>>29866365The Blood Ravens are making plans to prevent the Galactic Partridges from being gifted their battle honors.
>>29866434Um... Whhhyyyy? Do I even want to know?[\spoiler]
>>29855987Sometimes you just can't get rid of a marker.
Spoilering content because of inappropriateness.>STOP IT PLEASE JUST MAKE US WHOLE ISAACNo! FUCK YOU, YOU AREN'T NICOLE!*switch flips off with Isaac's vision, turning 'Nicole' into what she looked like.*>Wellllllll, technically I am, with the whole, "Assimilated her and her brain into our mass," business. So technically and mentally, yes I am Nicole. I just have some different goals and desires now. My desire for you, Isaac, hasn't waned.Wait, what do you mean by that?>It means, Isaac, we need you... inside of me. Soooo badly. You have no idea how long I waited for this moment, Isaac...*She pushes aside the collar of her shirt*>waited, alone, on that ship. I couldn't help but think of you, Isaac. You complete me.*she switches his helmet back, kisses him deeply*>Isaac... Please... We need this so badly. Help us, Isaac, please oh please.I... I guess... I'm sorry Nicole. I was just freaking out about everything, the Necromorphs, the Markers... I'm sorry. I love you so much, Nicole. *Isaac begins to basically undo the seams of his RIG*>Mmmm, yes, take it off, Isaac. Please. Oooh...*Isaac's top portion of the RIG is now undone*>Yes, Isaac, just like that... Let's do this, shall we...?>"YES ISAAC FINALLY MAKE US WHOLE NOW ISAAC MAKE US WHOLE!" She rips through his exposed chest, ripping out his heart and squeezing it so it bursts.GAME OVER. Restart from last Save? Y/N?
>>29868097I have no reaction to this.What.I.Um...Yeah, I've got nothing. Have this instead |<-----------------------
>>29868671There is nothing in that direction but the shit on my other monitor.
>>29869077>>29868671>>29868216>>29868121So, people, any thoughts?
>>29869303I don't actually know what to think.I just. don't. know.
>>29869303holy shit.also stop killing writefags partridges, arn't you fucks on probation for killing all kinds of everyone?
>>29869361We die so that Brother Clarke can live
>>29870121Indeed as long as one of you stands the partridges cannot steal Brother Clarke's glory.
>>29870121His glory is as limitless as the very stars themselves.
>>29870121Remember that time when Brother Clarke and Logan Grimmar actually fooled the Partridges into attaining glory that didn't suit them?
>>29871289Ah, of course. Brother Clarke was ever the clever mind, and it was with Logan Grimmar's aid that they devised a plan that would derail the Partridges into complete failure
>>29871448Oh the hilarity. The best thing was that both made sure the Partridges didn't even knew what it was.
>>29871477It was cleverly disguised as a pony
>>29871686Since then the Galactic Partridges limited their glory stealing habits...
>>29871729Some might consider this strategy to be... too Greek
Dead Space 3 sucked
>>29864135Technical sounding names for Engineer, perhaps even going into technobabble. But other wise a good ideal.
>>29871748It had some fun action, failed at pretty much anything relating to horror though.Then again, the second half of Dead Space 2 failed at that too, so I pretty much saw it coming.
>>29871745About Greek...remember the time when Brother Clarke visited Ultramar? He taught the Ultramarines how to better fight the Tyranids via teaching the sons of Roboute how to cut them up. He was quite strict to them, but the Ultras did learn it in the end.
40k is rape40k is lifenah.if isaac would live there, he would use his shockdrive to travel and many people of different origins and species would flock to him because he's actually a very swell guy.The rogue trading village, travelling galaxies.
>>29871903So Clarke would be able to be a Magos, a Grey Knight, and now a Rouge Trader?Seems the 41st millennium would be a nice place for him...
>>29871955Being a guy who actually knows techy shit and not dogma alongside his experiences gives him a hell of a resume.
>>29871955if he stranded there with his ship?yes he would.and no, i don't think he would survive long enough without shedding his human ideals.or he would if he hides and only comes out when he must.There are many individuals and species that share his beliefs.and he needs a crew with his ship.
>>29871955Dead space is basically slow Tuesday for an inquisitor.
>>29872022in other words: if he could avoid the grimdarkness long enough, he would be right at home.For which he needs like minded, trustable people, a handful among the galaxy.
I watched with a mix of shock, horror and amazement as Isaac dismembered the long lost to us electrical engineer Raymond. Completely immobilized by crystalline outgrowths, enough of his body has finally been overtaken by forced Tiberium growth to drain away what semblance of life was still left in him. Multiple thoughts shoot through my head, most of them irrational like the attempt to blame Isaac for murdering Raymond. I push the ridiculous thought away, but the loss stings nonetheless. I didn't know him that well, but he was a member of my crew for this expedition. I was responsible for him, in other words, though there wasn't a single thing I could have done."Shit." Vega curses again. I wonder if soldiers in general are that uncouth, putting my mind off of other things. "We get equiped the fancy shiny new guns and what do you know? Fuckin' useless against the first thing that needs killing." He gives the rifle's mechanism a jerk causing it to fold in on itself. "Why did nobody ever tell me scientists got all the fun toys?" He rambles on as he too picks up one of the plasma cutters from the piles of debris near where the cargo bay's equipment rack used to be. He turns the tool around in his hands, inspecting it and seemingly impressed with its durability considering the damage was at worst cosmetic. To his credit, he didn't jump as the tool suddenly reconfigured from vertical to horizontal cutting mode. "Whoa... "Isaac in the meanwhile mag-locked his cutter to his equipment belt. As he walks toward me, I realise I'm still tightly squeezing mine so I follow his example and finally breathe out in relief. The thread seemed permanently eliminated now. It feels weird to say that about a fellow person, one that I was on friendly terms with about, what, 10 minutes ago?
>>29872071"You OK, Chief?""Yeah, sure." I clear my head, reminded of my position, and by extension my duties. "Look for more survivors and pray they didn't... well..." Isaac nods. "Sergeant Vega, you coming too? We should stick close, just in case.""..." Vega complies silently, having much the same opinion on the matter. He looks through the rubble of the wreckage, but shakes his head and sighs. He mumbles something under his breath that I fail to make out. It sounds depressing. If I could look under his helmet, I'd expect a stare not an inch short of a thousand yards. I look closer at the pile he was inspecting. Bloody crystals extended from the camoflaged sleeve of a military uniform. I avert my eyes. "Down to the last man..." He sighs."You mean...?" I start, and it turns out I don't need to finish."Yeah, I found the other guys before I interrupted your little reunio-" He stops himself. "I'm sorry.""What now, Chief?" Isaac interrupts. "Where do we go?"I hadn't though that far ahead yet. In fact, I haven't had the time to think ahead at all. "Well..." I begin. "Let's see. We're stranded in the middle of a Red Zone. We're not going to survive very long without clean water." It's a good thing we don't need to worry about power. The RIG is powered by expending combustible compounds in Tiberium. Vinifera is ideal, but Riparius is enough to maintain life support functions in a pinch. Cruentus, valueable as it is, is useless. Inside a Red Zone, though, you'll never run out of any type. "Some tools are always good to have too."
>>29872057He'd probably come up with some nice weapons with Imperial Tech for a Inquisitor...>>29872069Yep. He'd need that.>>29872071>>29872081I'm still mad that EA cancelled Tiberium...
>>29872081We locate a still intact supply crate soon enough. It contains a little of everything we need. Supply crates are packed like that exactly for occasions as these, so that even a single crate is guaranteed to have most of what you need even if only in limited quantity. Experience has taught this manner of caution long ago. As far as I can remember, they did it as far back as the First Tiberium War. For just three of us, a single crate held about as much of the important stuff as we could carry, so we didn't bother with the rest."Well then, 'chief', how about his other question?" Vega mockingly asks."No need for formalities, Vega." I play along with his social games. "I'm sure I'll need to rely as much on you as you do on me if we want to get out of here. As for where to go, I'll need a map with more data than mine." I make my way to the cockpit of the dropship, still mostly intact as it was located on top of the fuselage, though it now nearly touched the ground. I open the sliding door and push the co-pilot's body out of the seat and parts of it shatter as it hits the ground. It's the kind of thing people have nightmares about, later, but now I don't have the luxury to worry about such comparatively trivial matters. I hook my RIG up to the console and tapping some holographic keys on my RIG's chest display, I start the necessary file transfer protocols to download the coördinates of any facilities along the main and alternative flight path. Any but the most top secret facilities are marked on it so the pilot will know where it is safe to make emergency landings if the necessity ever arose. Well, we're a bit late for an emergency landing, but I hope to reach one of them either way.
>>29872091"Well? Find anything?"First gen GPS back in the day had global coverage, and gen II only gives a better signal so finding our current location isn't any trouble. "It's nothing special but we seem to have crashed not far from a meteorologic facility.""What are those doing all the way here?""Study ion storms. It's through their research that aircraft hulls are now equipped with anodic protection gear.""Little good that did us."Isaac speaks up now too. "For what it's worth, we crashed instead of being flash-heated into vapor. These lightning strikes aren't like the ones back home.""Indeed." I confirm while I mark the crash site on my map. "Let's go.">>29872090Isn't everyone?
>>29872090>The game was not on track to meet the high quality standards set by the team and by the EA Games Label.>high quality standards>EA
>>29872117>>high quality standards.you mean high fecal quantity.
>>29872117EA's High Quality Standard (tm) is that they can't allow quality games to permeate the market, because that means nobody will buy their other games anymore. That's why Tiberium didn't make it.
>>29847386why arent these crossover threads on thisisnotatrueending yet so we can reread them later on?im asking because i couldnt read the first 3 ;(
>>29872851they are on the archiveshttp://suptg.thisisnotatrueending.com/archive.html?tags=Dead%20Space
>>29872871though some are on foolzs
>>29872871>>29872878 i love you anonxoxo
Alright, I'm ba->bump limitwelp
>>29872902This calls for a new thread!
>>29872937Okay, but for the moment, let's ride this one out.
>>29872949The ride shall never end.
I'll make a new one.
>>29873050wait till [age 8
>>29873054k.Got any snappy titles for it?
>>29873062FUCK YOU AND FUCK YOUR MARKER
>>29873062RIDIIIIING ON THE MARKEEEER...
>>29873062>DEAD SPACE THREAD: WE PUT OUR FAITH IN BLAST HARDCHEESE>>29873061Hmm?
>>29873080lookit yer post
>>29873089what about i->mfw dat typo...
>>29873080Taking this Title and I have a picture of GUTS MCMUSCLES and Issac to go with it
>>29873130so be it
>>29873130Okay new thread up here>>29873214I would have waited longer but I have an appointment soon.