Chris Maier (oom9@crosswinds.net)
Sat, 15 Jul 2000 23:06:20 -0400


Legless Dom, huh....interesting, I had that idea in my sketchbook
already...interesting...
----- Original Message -----
From: -Z- <z@gundam.com>
To: <gundam@aeug.org>
Sent: Saturday, July 15, 2000 10:35 PM
Subject: RE: G-Generation Gather Beat (Was: Re: [gundam] Dom Funf?!)

> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: owner-gundam@1u.aeug.org [mailto:owner-gundam@1u.aeug.org]On
> > Behalf Of Burke Rukes
> > Sent: Saturday, July 15, 2000 16:58
> > To: gundam@aeug.org
> > Subject: G-Generation Gather Beat (Was: Re: [gundam] Dom Funf?!)
> >
> > Vincenzo writes,
> >
> > >I have seen today the latest Hobby Japan (with a deformed SD Gundam on
> > >the cover). Inside, in the G-Generation article I saw a rather strange
> > >Dom with the upper dorso af a Dom Tropen and the lower of
> > >a...well...however it has
> > >no legs one can speak of. It is labelled as a MS-09 F/N.
> >
> > Funny, I was JUST going to post an email on this very topic, and
Vincenzo
> > beats me to the punch. :) Anyway, does anyone have any info on this new
"G
> > Generation Gather Beat" game? What platform is it supposed to be for?
I'm
> > also having trouble translating the name of this new Dom... it looks
like
> > MS-09F/Bn Dom Bayn Nihetz (???) but I'm totally lost. The literal kana
is
> > "ba-i-n-ni-he-tsu." If anyone can figure out its name for me, I'd be
most
> > appreciative... particularly since my German is so rusty it crumbles
upon
> > use. :)
>
> "Bein" is leg, but I can't parse "nihetz" into anything meaningful. The
closest
> match to an actual German word that I can find that makes any sense is
"nichts"
> (nothing). "Bein nichts" would then literally be "without leg" or
"legless" and
> at least be descriptive, in the same sense that Full Vernian is
descriptive.
>
> A legless Dom that mounts the torso directly onto a hovercraft would cut
out the
> middleman insofar as the hover feet are concerned and allow Zeon to field
more
> units for the same cost without sacrificing performance to an unacceptable
> degree.
>
> -Z-
>
>
> -
> Gundam Mailing List Archives are available at http://gundam.aeug.org/
>

-
Gundam Mailing List Archives are available at http://gundam.aeug.org/



This archive was generated by hypermail 2.0b3 on Sun Jul 16 2000 - 12:01:23 JST