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Elpagg glanced over over the unconscious woman; she'd make an excellent prize to deliver to the cap'n. They would probably get a decent price for her at the slave markets of Nepo-7. Well, if  she lived that long...

The raider shook his head to clear his thoughts. Best to concentrate on right now, he thought, as he continued to loot her cabin. She had jewelry and some tech equipment that would bring in a nice pile of credits; all of this was haphazardly piled on the table as he continued going through the storage compartments of her cabin.

 

Suddenly, he heard a slight noise come from the other room. Damn! He should have made certain she was alone before he started to ransack her quarters. He drew his pistol and began to approach the other room. As he did so, he saw a small female shape outlined in the light coming through the open doorway.

 

He grinned to himself, this was getting better and better. "Come on out here, girlie. I promise I ain't gonna hurt ya"

 

The figure remained motionless for what seemed like ever, but was probably only 30 seconds, then took an uncertain step forward, rising it's hands at the same time.

 

Something screamed a warning in the back of Elpagg's mind, but it was already too late. The brilliant flash of light and the searing pain from his chest both registered in his brain within milliseconds of each other.

 

The ELz-1 personal protection droid scanned the raider and confirmed that  he was dead. Performing the same scan on the body of her mistress confirmed that she was still alive, and only slightly injured. Ellie, as her mistress called her, set about securing the cabin against any further intrusion, before running it's first aid programs on the unconscious woman.

 

 

This is a  Bubblegum Crisis robot figure from Ground Zero Games that I snagged out of a BoGW a while back, and finally decide to paint.   I wanted 'her' to be a little old and dinged up looking, so I did a lot of weathering to the figure.

 

I hope you like her!

 

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25 minutes ago, Chaoswolf said:

This is some kind of robot figure that I snagged out of a BoGW a while back, and finally decide to paint. If anyone happens to know any info about this figure, please let me know.  I wanted 'her' to be a little old and dinged up looking, so I did a lot of weathering to the figure.

 

Looks like part of Ground Zero Games Bubblegum Crisis line. 

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14 minutes ago, Disciple of Sakura said:

Looks good, but holy crap? There's Bubblegum Crisis miniatures? BGC was one of the first anime series I ever saw, and it's still near and dear to my heart even today...

I seem to remember back in the day (mid 80's??), there was a cool set of mini's for BGC. Was all the girls suits, some boomers and K-12 troopers. Maybe even leon from AD police? Yah, BGC was one of my first animes (along with Gunbuster, Macross and of course (though not anime) Big G!), wish Kenichi Sonada would have finished this one. Working for Books Nippan, I got to see and acquire all kinds of cool anime product:rolleyes:

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What a cool story! Unofrtunately I havent had the chance to watch the anime but heard a lot about it.. Another point in my to-do list for sure.. 

And for the mini, I tip my hat off to you good Sir, especially to the perfect weathering and the coolest base. 

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