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#1 InnerSphereNews

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Posted 06 November 2018 - 04:53 PM



COUNTDOWN TO VAPOR EAGLE
Release Date Nov 13th




VAPOR EAGLE LIVE STREAM PREVIEW

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Join Phil, and Daeron as they take a look at the Vapor Eagle
Monday Nov 12th @ 12pm PST / 3 pm EST / 8pm UTC
live on NGNGtv @




VAPOR EAGLE SCALE











VAPOR EAGLE QUIRKS
ALL ABOUT THOSE QUIRKS






VAPOR EAGLE DESKTOPS
AND DECAL PREVIEW

VAPOR EAGLE VGL-1(S)


VAPOR EAGLE VGL-1



VAPOR EAGLE VGL-2


VAPOR EAGLE VGL-3



VAPOR EAGLE VGL-4



VAPOR EAGLE HERO MECH VGL-RI "RIVAL"



VAPOR EAGLE VGL-A WITH EARLY ADOPTER POLYGON PATTERN AND DECALS







VAPOR EAGLE TITLES AND BADGES

STANDARD TITLE:

The Hawk

BADGE:



COLLECTORS TITLE:

The Fighter

COLLECTORS BADGE:


*Collectors edition comes with both titles and badges







#2 braveheart95

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Posted 06 November 2018 - 04:57 PM

Its the final countdown! :)

#3 Jay Leon Hart

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Posted 06 November 2018 - 05:02 PM

I do so love that head design...

#4 Matt Newman

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Posted 06 November 2018 - 05:03 PM

View PostJay Leon Hart, on 06 November 2018 - 05:02 PM, said:

I do so love that head design...


Wait till you see the cockpit interior.

#5 Jesse Custer

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Posted 06 November 2018 - 05:17 PM

The art department always does well with the designs, but they really knocked it outta the park with this one.

#6 Mikayshen

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Posted 06 November 2018 - 05:19 PM

View Postbraveheart95, on 06 November 2018 - 04:57 PM, said:

Its the final countdown! Posted Image

Thank you for putting that song in my head.

#7 Alcom Isst

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Posted 06 November 2018 - 05:31 PM

Sincere question : why do preview screenshots have compression artifacts and aliasing? Is bandwidth a concern? The screenshots would look way better with MSAA or TXAA enabled.

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Posted 06 November 2018 - 09:28 PM

I am very much afraid that the cockpit view will be terrible. Like with the Piranha. The windows on the concept art looked much more open. I need to see well out of a cockpit or I lose battlefield awareness as in the 30th century they lost the ability to evidently manufacture mirror (rear cameras are science fiction anyways in Battletech)...



#9 -Ramrod-

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Posted 06 November 2018 - 09:37 PM

Anybody thinking NARCer for the Hero xD? 400 XL with jumpjets and MASC :P.

#10 Ruccus

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Posted 06 November 2018 - 10:08 PM

View PostMatt Newman, on 06 November 2018 - 05:03 PM, said:



Wait till you see the cockpit interior.


You're such a cockpit teaser...

#11 tollas669

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Posted 06 November 2018 - 10:17 PM

Can't wait to dispense some salt with this ;)

#12 Jackal Noble

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Posted 06 November 2018 - 10:20 PM

Yes! Yes! YES! yes! yEEEEsSSS WOOOOOOHOOOO!!! Yes!! .....yes!!!!!

View Post-Ramrod-, on 06 November 2018 - 09:37 PM, said:

Anybody thinking NARCer for the Hero xD? 400 XL with jumpjets and MASC Posted Image.


Honestly it's probably gonna have a harder time than the others with it's layout/tonnage better off going to weapons but it will definitely be fun to experiment with. Either way I don't care... it's the Vapes.

#13 denAirwalkerrr

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Posted 07 November 2018 - 02:59 AM

View PostMatt Newman, on 06 November 2018 - 05:03 PM, said:

Wait till you see the cockpit interior.


Posted Image

Edited by denAirwalkerrr, 07 November 2018 - 03:01 AM.


#14 Gannycus

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Posted 07 November 2018 - 04:11 AM

First thing I saw in the badge was a turkey, then I noticed the blue line delimiting the head..

#15 FLG 01

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Posted 07 November 2018 - 04:16 AM

Well, looks like we got a new best medium...


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#16 tollas669

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Posted 07 November 2018 - 06:06 AM

View PostGannycus, on 07 November 2018 - 04:11 AM, said:

First thing I saw in the badge was a turkey, then I noticed the blue line delimiting the head..


I was starting to think i was alone with that thought glad to know im not :D

#17 Rotteck Koempel

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Posted 07 November 2018 - 06:34 AM

And again to much MG-Terror!!!!!

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Posted 07 November 2018 - 06:54 AM

View PostRotteck Koempel, on 07 November 2018 - 06:34 AM, said:

And again to much MG-Terror!!!!!

Yeah, the terror of five (5) MG is really too much for... some. Posted Image

There are many reasons to be afraid of the Vapor Eagle but MG are not one of them.

Edited by FLG 01, 07 November 2018 - 06:57 AM.


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Posted 07 November 2018 - 07:06 AM

View PostFLG 01, on 07 November 2018 - 06:54 AM, said:

Yeah, the terror of five (5) MG is really too much for... some. Posted Image

There are many reasons to be afraid of the Vapor Eagle but MG are not one of them.


I've been theory crafting with the standard pack, the VGL-2 with the 5 Ballistic hard-points can comfortably boat 5 Ultra AC2's or 5 LBX-2 AC's with 4-6 tons of ammo, depending on how much you like backup lasers. The VGL-1 is the most versatile, and I easily have 8 builds already screen capped and ready. I can post them somewhere if there's interest.

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Posted 07 November 2018 - 07:12 AM

Looks like Devs got the "vapor eagle" to look very much like the concept artwork, gratz.

On the other-hand I'm really not liking this mech design.
For a start a "vapor eagle" should at least have the wide/long wing-like shoulder pads.
Guess I'll find out if its too late to cancel a preorder?


Vapor Eagle (alias Goshawk)
http://www.sarna.net...Eagle_(Goshawk)
http://cfw.sarna.net...2yyrz4d0f3p.png


Looks more like Goshawk II especially the head, & would've been a better name for this mech.
http://www.sarna.net/wiki/Goshawk_II
http://cfw.sarna.net...358xy0mh2ys.jpg





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