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#1 DEADTIME

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Posted 20 June 2012 - 09:21 PM

Ever since I popped open the first boxed set of battle droids(quickly renamed mech warrior) I've loved the archer. Ya gotta love 40 lrm's.....I'm hoping to see my archer in game but I haven't had time to troll the boards so any word on if it's in the game yet?

#2 Shadowscythe

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Posted 20 June 2012 - 09:23 PM

Unfortunately the Archer is an unseen http://www.sarna.net/wiki/Unseen....So far. not in game

#3 Ian

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Posted 20 June 2012 - 09:24 PM

Redesigned it should be fine, as with the rest of the Unseen.

#4 Chunkymonkey

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Posted 20 June 2012 - 09:41 PM

Warhammer was unseen wasnt it? It was in the trailer so i expect that first.

#5 Beaker

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Posted 20 June 2012 - 09:48 PM

There is a reseen archer, not QUITE as cool looking, but it would do!

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Edited by Beaker, 20 June 2012 - 09:53 PM.


#6 Zero Division

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Posted 20 June 2012 - 09:55 PM

Archer, Marauder, BattleMaster... :(

edit: They haven't announced any "reseen" mechs, right?

Edited by Zero Division, 20 June 2012 - 09:56 PM.


#7 Wraeththix Constantine

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Posted 20 June 2012 - 09:59 PM

The archer was actually the one Reseen design that seemed the least offensive to me. It seems to retain the rough shape and girth as the original. That said, I feel the PGI artist is a lot better than the Project Phoenix guys (Not to dis or anything, they also worked hard), so I think he/she could improve on the reseen a lot.

#8 Major Tom

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Posted 20 June 2012 - 10:23 PM

Archer is that like the Catapults short-bus cousin?
Seriously, everyone likes the unseen mechs, few like the reseen mechs. The unseen will not be in the game.

#9 SteelWarrior

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Posted 20 June 2012 - 10:53 PM

IMO archer kicks the crap out of the catapult. Such a solid mech. it is THE missle boat of missle boats. Even has enough armor to slug it out inside of lrm range if you got desperate enough.

Of all the unseen its the one i miss the most.

#10 cinco

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Posted 20 June 2012 - 10:57 PM

the archer looks fecal.

#11 IceTitan

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Posted 21 June 2012 - 01:46 AM

Archer was the first missile mech, cata came later. It has nicer variants than the cat imo. Archer over cata, always, cata looks more like a chicken with a jet pack. Good for roasting.

#12 BrokenDog

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Posted 21 June 2012 - 02:16 AM

Love the Archer on the TT. Heavy mech of choice.
Would be one very happy pilot if the ride becomes available.
Until then there is the Catapult and Trebuchet to play with.

#13 Adrienne Vorton

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Posted 21 June 2012 - 02:23 AM

View PostBeaker, on 20 June 2012 - 09:48 PM, said:

There is a reseen archer, not QUITE as cool looking, but it would do!

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hmmm....maybe give this one the whammy arms or something similar... could be a nice mech then...but with THOSE? nahahaha no way :D

and yes, archer was a cool mech, it was adrienne´s mainmech back in the day :)

nooo wait! take the hands off and replace them with gun/ slas/ ppc "pipes" what ever... one big pipe in addition to the 2 small ones ...duuno... i´ll throw it into Photoshop later...

Edited by Adrienne Vorton, 21 June 2012 - 02:29 AM.


#14 Tincan Nightmare

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Posted 21 June 2012 - 02:25 AM

Hey considering what they've done with the Stalker and Cataphract I would love to see their take on the reseen Project Phoenix mechs. Plus then we can get them in the game ;).





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