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First of the New Year, 7 January 2020.

I reckon it’s an Ork Kommando.



Paint job looks to be green, or at least not a human skin tone? Muscles and fingers also seem Orky.

But, could be a Catachan, I guess?

14 January 2020



Reminiscent of an Ogre Gutplate. But general consensus is it’s too large, and may in fact be for the as yet unseen Giant army?

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Is that a wristwatch?

Would an ork wear one?

Wouldn't it always just say "FIGHTIN' TIME"

   
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based on the equipment I would go for catachan, it looks to well made for orks

 
   
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Could be a discrete scanner of some kind?

Or a Dakka Enhancer?

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Im guessing ork commando kit, feels like it would match up with the ork boot on box of ammo which we got a few weeks back. Also I think fits in with some new ork stuff coming with the final PA Saga of the beast
   
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Ooooh, good shout.

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At first I thought Ork Kommando, but as one user on FB commented, theres no fingernail/claws!
   
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 Mothman wrote:
Im guessing ork commando kit, feels like it would match up with the ork boot on box of ammo which we got a few weeks back. Also I think fits in with some new ork stuff coming with the final PA Saga of the beast

"Saga of the Beast" purportedly isn't the final one, just the final one we have a title for.

I wouldn't be shocked if it's a Kommando/Tankbusta dual kit.
   
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 Mothman wrote:
Im guessing ork commando kit, feels like it would match up with the ork boot on box of ammo which we got a few weeks back. Also I think fits in with some new ork stuff coming with the final PA Saga of the beast


a) saga will bring in character model. So if this is it then the scout special character whose name I can't recall?
b) people keep saying PA6 is last but on what logic? Unless last 2 books are jam packed with factions with like 6 per book they can't be last ones or GW flat out lied.

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Not an ork, the lack of long finger nails and the binoculars are too nice and neat.

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tneva82 wrote:
a) saga will bring in character model. So if this is it then the scout special character whose name I can't recall?

Are you thinking of Boss Snikrot?
   
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I really want this to be for an Ork Kommando kit but that would be to easy.

Have these pictures ever been very obvious and it turned out to be correct? Don't remember that ever being the case.

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The fingernails do take away from the possibility of an Ork model, but the proportions of the forearm to the hand are perfectly Orky. If this were 20 years ago and we were still in the era of wonkily proportioned human sculpts, I'd say it's a Catachan without hesitation. These days I'm not so sure they would make a human model with such huge mitts.
   
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 BrookM wrote:
Not an ork, the lack of long finger nails and the binoculars are too nice and neat.

I don't think the binoculars being nice and neat would be an issue for a Blood Axe!

The nails bit is weird though. It could just be washed out from the saturation of the photo, but the newer kits(buggies, etc) have them slightly less pronounced where a heavy paintjob could make them indistinguishable from the finger when color's removed.


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Madjob wrote:
The fingernails do take away from the possibility of an Ork model, but the proportions of the forearm to the hand are perfectly Orky. If this were 20 years ago and we were still in the era of wonkily proportioned human sculpts, I'd say it's a Catachan without hesitation. These days I'm not so sure they would make a human model with such huge mitts.

I guess the other possibility is that this could be for a line of Traitor Guardsmen or a new Ogryn based unit.

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Easier to do 1 catachan model than update and give guard a high quality plastic regiment which they deserve.

Anyway, my guess is it will be a GSC character for their upcoming PA appearance.

I don't know enough about Tau and what their hands look like, but could it be a Tau model also?
   
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New Catachans?

Is the world ending?
   
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A lot of IG players gonna be disappointed with this one it seems.
   
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endlesswaltz123 wrote:
Easier to do 1 catachan model than update and give guard a high quality plastic regiment which they deserve.

Anyway, my guess is it will be a GSC character for their upcoming PA appearance.

I don't know enough about Tau and what their hands look like, but could it be a Tau model also?

I doubt it will be gsc, because they already gained a lot of models with there codex and they're not space marines

 
   
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It's gotta be Catachan, that exact binoc comes in guard heavy weapon boxes and the watch is a common thing you see on Catachan arms, especially the newer command and heavy weapon kits.

About damn time, that original box is pushing 20 years old.

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Ratling ? big hand short arms, you know...
   
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The watch is odd, but all I see is a Goblin arm. Or Gretchin. The binocular isn't a dealbreaker since the Mek Gunz spotter uses an unorky binocular
   
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If its a human, it seems like its as long from the tip of the finger to the wrist as it is from the elbow to the wrist.

big hands.
   
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I assume it’s a Necromunda model. Otherwise...Ork.

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You all are silly.

It's a primaris scout.

Because the underserved space marine line really needs that ancient kit reimagined!

   
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looks like IG binocs that came with the HWT's.
So for sure we have here a human.
But the arm seems big, burly and to musculous, for a normal one, so either Catachan, GSC or an ork, albeit the no nail one on the hand is wierd.

Otoh wishfull thinking, tit might be a traitor guardsmen with some blessings?

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 pduggie wrote:
If its a human, it seems like its as long from the tip of the finger to the wrist as it is from the elbow to the wrist.

big hands.


I think there might be some perspective weirdness, with a bend in the arm towards the camera.
   
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 pduggie wrote:
If its a human, it seems like its as long from the tip of the finger to the wrist as it is from the elbow to the wrist.

big hands.


take a look at the troopers who came in the Rogue Trader expansion for Kill Team. There is.one.trooper who has a single ridiculously long finger.

   
 
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