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From:     Toby Mekelburg <toby@????.net>
Date:     Mon, 30 Sep 1996 19:14:06 -1000
Subject:  Re: Attack on the Asteroid base
>In our last episode, James Perry said:
>>I've been pondering something for a while...In Magic: The Gathering (yes,
>>'that card game') the Goblin hordes have a device called a Goblin Grenade.
>>This is basically a bomb, too big to be carried normally, strapped to a
>>goblin's back.  The Goblin then makes a kamikaze run at the largest enemy
>>killing himself and (hopefully) the enemy.  The logic behind this is that
>>since the Goblins breed faster than most other humanoids, they have the
>>numbers to spare.  Now, what I've been pondering is wether this would work
>>in AD&D.  Just imagine...goblins loaded up with smoke powder grenades,
>>dropped out of SpellJammers who exploded upon impact...I believe the idea
>>was borrowed for WC2.  Well, comments?

Ah, yes, good old Warcraft II(We've got explosives!!!!! BOOM!!!)

How about having goblin sappers with barrels of smokepowder strapped to
their backs. Light the fuse and drop 'em from ships or have them charge
enemy ground positions.

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A star rushes past, to crash upon the shore
But the first of many many more
Stoke the fire and stout bar the door
For this is the night mages go to war


Toby Mekelburg
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Re: Attack on the Asteroid base    Eugene Shumu1insky    25 Sep 1996 13:52:04
Re: Attack on the Asteroid base    James Perry    25 Sep 1996 21:44:16
Re: Attack on the Asteroid base    Eugene Shumu1insky    30 Sep 1996 18:49:31
Re: Attack on the Asteroid base    Eugene Shumu1insky    30 Sep 1996 19:00:54
Re: Attack on the Asteroid base    Toby Mekelburg    01 Oct 1996 05:14:06
Re: Attack on the Asteroid base    James Perry    01 Oct 1996 20:42:35

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