Salamangka (
Tue, 6 Jun 2000 21:44:05 GMT

>a walking tank? macross destroids come a lot closer
>to "walking tanks" than gundam's humanoid mechs. a
>guncannon or guntank (doh :P) comes closer to that
>than a zaku. a zaku is a pit fighter, enough said.

Actually, a Zaku reminds me of ancient gladiators.

>i had that idea. :) if the MG zaku fz ever comes
>out, i'll go and get it (would be my first and only
>zaku) and strap on two shields. or maybe get a second
>and strap it on with two shoulder spikes (i don't
>believe i'll be able to get a second shield :P).

I did that with my two zakus FZ's. both look good.

>i guess it's the asymmetry that gets to me. and the L
>shaped shield...*shudder*

the only time I liked it was when it was used also as an equip[ment hardpoint
in the Johnny Ridden and the Desert Zaku.

>i still think the leo does a good job of screaming out
>"i'm a grunt, hear me explode". looking banal and
>boring IS the point.

But it looks so....cute!

"Magic is the hand of faith..."

Richard Ramos
Svengali, Artificer and Spellcrafter
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