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2 hours ago, CashWiley said:

They look much better in the concept art.

 

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This concept art almost gives me a nautilus, deep-sea diver vibe.

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6 hours ago, Chrome said:

Not big on futuristic robots that look like they were designed for some 1950's movie.

 

5 hours ago, Smokestack said:

 

I love robots that look like they were designed for some 1950's movie... But I really don't like these. I guess that's good as I can save some money and not buy this...

I get more of an '80's vibe from these.

 

If CMoN had gone with a truly '50's retro scifi style, all my monies would belong to them.

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Really wish they had done better work with the character/monster design and minis. Some card previews popped up on FB and it looks like a nice twist on the theme.

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19 hours ago, CashWiley said:

Really wish they had done better work with the character/monster design and minis. Some card previews popped up on FB and it looks like a nice twist on the theme.

 

I agree.  The cards do look attractive and have some fun content.  But the mini concepts are unappealing. 

 

For the moment, I am going to assume that they are saving all the fun ideas for KS stretch goals.   The core game will be for people who want blocky generic armored thugs and some tentacle aliens,  while the stretch goals will have all the imaginative ideas, like aliens you can play as survivors, interesting civilian characters, and kooky alien abominations.

 

I'll be interested when we see Link Hogthrob and Julius Strangepork tributes.

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2 hours ago, Darsc Zacal said:

I like this mini render but for me the good is still outweighed by the bad. :down:

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Wow, that's the first one I have liked.

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4 hours ago, Knight of the Dinner Table said:

I'm generally not a Sci-Fi board game fan (mini fan) and what I'm seeing here, does not entice me as a whole. My wallet is safe - till the start of Monolith's Solomon Kane board game, I guess.

 

Wait.....what?!?! Solomon Kane?

 

<thread jack over>

 

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Someone tell Kuro about the Solomon game! He will crush the paint jobs on those!

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Solomon Kane is being done by Mythic Games - not Monolith.  As for this game, I'm still hoping to get my friend to pledge on it.  :-)

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26 minutes ago, Knight of the Dinner Table said:

Sorry, hard to really distinguish those two for me ...

 

They partnered but now the partnership has ended. So I don't think they have anything to do with each other any more.

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