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'HMW: The Campaign for Cybertron' ongoing tournament

Postby Psychout » Mon Feb 05, 2018 1:20 pm

Motto: "The Blackest Night Falls from the skies,
The darkness grows as all light dies,
We crave your hearts and your Demise
by my Black Hand-- --The Dead shall rise!"
Weapon: Sniper Rifle
WarPorn Industries and the RDD proudly present
HMW: The Campaign for Cybertron
A new way to fight the Heavy Metal War


For over fifteen years, the Heavy Metal War has been raging across Seibertron.com where the Autobot defenders face down the threat of the Decepticon hoards in an endless battle for supremacy, and we at WarPorn industries, along with our partners in Amalgamated Pretense, have finally developed an overview of the planet we have spent over a decade and a half destroying fighting over.

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The Dawn of a New Era of HMW is upon us.
Through a series of battles, the heroic Autobots and way cooler Decepticons can now fight to gain control over regions of their home planet, with each one giving its the victors access to altmodes, arms and even some advantages specific to the chosen battleground.

This is how it will work:
  • Once a month (at least) one of the factions will be told to choose a district to assault. They can vote together or select a representative to do it for them, but one must be chosen.
  • The newly-formed Senate; consisting of Burn, Sustain and Myself will announce publicly what the factions must do to win control of that district by setting a challenge, and laying out any available rewards.
  • If you and your faction win that challenge you will claim victory, receive the spoils of war, and take that district for your side.
  • The defeated faction then have a few weeks to repair their wounded and decide on their next step. Do they exact their revenge or seek more resources and weapons to aid them?
  • The defeated faction then nominate the next district to war over, and the Senate once again deliver their terms of war and describe any rewards or resources to be gained.
  • This will continue until a faction finally controls the whole of Cybertron apart from Iacon and Kaon.
  • The city-fortresses of Iacon and Kaon can ONLY be challenged once a faction controls every other district of Cybertron.
Do you have what it takes to lead your faction to victory?




Boring stuff:
This is a series of mini-games and challenges for players of Heavy Metal War who visit the HMW:GD forums and entry to these games will require participation in the forum community. Please drink & post responsibly. Tactics and game discussions can also be found in the faction specific forums, :BOT: Iacon and :CON: Darkmount
(If you cant get into your factions private forum, nag Burn.)

Battles and rewards will vary, as will the tactics required to win these challenges. Some may be hunts for allies, some may be individual missions for resources and some may be an all out war against your enemies, but all are guaranteed to bring carnage for your cause!


The Senate has spoken.



The opening battle will be announced in the next 48(ish) hours, and the first region we will be fighting for is:
The Hydrax Plateau.

Hint: You will need either a Helicopter or Sea Monster/Creature altmode on your team for this one (not all of them will require a reformatting), so for this one - get researching. ;)




As per usual I've almost certainly forgotten something, so yell up below if you have any questions.
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Re: 'HMW: The Campaign for Cybertron' ongoing tournament

Postby Jack Hallows » Mon Feb 05, 2018 1:44 pm

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Weapon: Dark Saber Sword
Anyone have a spare gasket laying around? I just :michaelbay: mine and won’t be home for another few hours.
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Re: 'HMW: The Campaign for Cybertron' ongoing tournament

Postby ashe5k » Mon Feb 05, 2018 3:02 pm

Motto: "He who hesitates, is lost."
Weapon: Cyclone Gun
I DO have a helicopter on my team. Oh thank god.
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Re: 'HMW: The Campaign for Cybertron' ongoing tournament

Postby sprockitz » Mon Feb 05, 2018 3:40 pm

well i'll give it a shot for now...though not sure about needing a con of a certain type every time the mission changes.
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Re: 'HMW: The Campaign for Cybertron' ongoing tournament

Postby Psychout » Mon Feb 05, 2018 3:48 pm

Motto: "The Blackest Night Falls from the skies,
The darkness grows as all light dies,
We crave your hearts and your Demise
by my Black Hand-- --The Dead shall rise!"
Weapon: Sniper Rifle
It wont be every time. There will be a series of different challenges and games, this will just be one of them.

I'll add that into the top post to make it clear though, thanks Sprok.
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Re: 'HMW: The Campaign for Cybertron' ongoing tournament

Postby Wingz » Mon Feb 05, 2018 4:00 pm

Motto: "Let the trails lead where they may. I will follow."
Weapon: Air-To-Air Heat Seeking Missiles
No Sea Monsters available, so I'll need to recruit a helicopter for my maximal team.

...something about this feels familiar. [-(


Jokes aside, this is an outstanding idea! :D :D :D Very exciting, and I love the grid idea! Looking forward to seeing it play out! :MAXIMAL:

EDIT: Yay, ty! :lol: Sea creatures, I've got! :-D
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Re: 'HMW: The Campaign for Cybertron' ongoing tournament

Postby Bad Wolf » Mon Feb 05, 2018 6:10 pm

Motto: "Optimus Prime.. I am your Nemesis!"
Weapon: Black Magic
Malevolence is available and ready for glory and conquest :twisted:
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Re: 'HMW: The Campaign for Cybertron' ongoing tournament

Postby The Potentate » Mon Feb 05, 2018 7:42 pm

Motto: "I shot J.R."
Weapon: Nuclear Charged Fusion Cannon
MooseMuncher volunteers!
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Re: 'HMW: The Campaign for Cybertron' ongoing tournament

Postby Necessary Evil » Mon Feb 05, 2018 10:39 pm

Motto: "Always looking for a new motto."
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Sending Tentacular in for the laughs.
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Re: 'HMW: The Campaign for Cybertron' ongoing tournament

Postby Wrecking Poof » Mon Feb 05, 2018 10:49 pm

Motto: "Evil triumphs when good bots do nothing."
Sounds cool! Glad I have a helicopter on my team because I get seasick :SICK:
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Re: 'HMW: The Campaign for Cybertron' ongoing tournament

Postby Naval Strike » Tue Feb 06, 2018 8:52 am

Motto: ""Conquest is made of the ashes of one's enemies.""
Weapon: Acid Rainmaker Rifles
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Re: 'HMW: The Campaign for Cybertron' ongoing tournament

Postby Dragonslayer » Tue Feb 06, 2018 9:11 am

Motto: "Howdy, dammit!"
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Ursa Major has been temporarily relieved and Searcher has been recalled to the fight! We be ready!
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Re: 'HMW: The Campaign for Cybertron' ongoing tournament

Postby Naval Strike » Tue Feb 06, 2018 1:25 pm

Motto: ""Conquest is made of the ashes of one's enemies.""
Weapon: Acid Rainmaker Rifles
Wingz wrote:
His servos bring all Naval Strikes 'Cons to the yard


What??? :-?
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Re: 'HMW: The Campaign for Cybertron' ongoing tournament

Postby Psychout » Tue Feb 06, 2018 1:27 pm

Motto: "The Blackest Night Falls from the skies,
The darkness grows as all light dies,
We crave your hearts and your Demise
by my Black Hand-- --The Dead shall rise!"
Weapon: Sniper Rifle
Their lube is better than yours.
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Re: 'HMW: The Campaign for Cybertron' ongoing tournament

Postby Dragonslayer » Tue Feb 06, 2018 1:34 pm

Motto: "Howdy, dammit!"
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Damn right it’s better than yours.
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Re: 'HMW: The Campaign for Cybertron' ongoing tournament

Postby Naval Strike » Tue Feb 06, 2018 2:04 pm

Motto: ""Conquest is made of the ashes of one's enemies.""
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I dont use lube rawstyle all the way :evil:
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Re: 'HMW: The Campaign for Cybertron' ongoing tournament

Postby Wingz » Tue Feb 06, 2018 3:27 pm

Motto: "Let the trails lead where they may. I will follow."
Weapon: Air-To-Air Heat Seeking Missiles
Them servos, though :WHISTLE:
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Re: 'HMW: The Campaign for Cybertron' ongoing tournament

Postby Nexus Knight » Thu Feb 08, 2018 9:29 am

Motto: ""I fight for the honor of those whom the Decepticons crush under their pathetic heel.""
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Re: 'HMW: The Campaign for Cybertron' ongoing tournament

Postby Bun-Bun » Thu Feb 08, 2018 9:50 am

Mmmmm... Fresh level 0 bots.
They taste like veal. =P~

Welcome to the war! Drink your milk & grow up strong so I have some more competition to slag. :twisted:
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Re: 'HMW: The Campaign for Cybertron' ongoing tournament

Postby Wingz » Thu Feb 08, 2018 3:28 pm

Motto: "Let the trails lead where they may. I will follow."
Weapon: Air-To-Air Heat Seeking Missiles
Bun-Bun wrote:They taste like veal. =P~

Welcome to the war! Drink your milk & grow up strong so I have some more competition to slag. :twisted:


Coming from a rabbit :twisted:

Oh, he'll grow to be big and strong alright. To stop him, you'll have to go through me :michaelbay: Bring it!

EDIT: That's Bun-Bun. You want a rival like him ;) Now get out there and meet one! :twisted:
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Re: 'HMW: The Campaign for Cybertron' ongoing tournament

Postby Bun-Bun » Thu Feb 08, 2018 3:47 pm

Jack's little doggy underestimated my bunny's appetite once.

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Once. :twisted:
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Re: 'HMW: The Campaign for Cybertron' ongoing tournament

Postby Dragonslayer » Thu Feb 08, 2018 5:11 pm

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That’s no ordinary rabbit!! That’s the most foul, cruel, bad-tempered rodent you ever set eyes on!
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Re: 'HMW: The Campaign for Cybertron' ongoing tournament

Postby Jack Hallows » Thu Feb 08, 2018 5:21 pm

Motto: "no man is safe from this blade i'm packin.. i have dreams where i'm fallin', but as i hit the ground, i wake up laughin'..."
Weapon: Dark Saber Sword
Bun-Bun wrote:Jack's little doggy underestimated my bunny's appetite once.

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Once. :twisted:


You got proof of that? From what I remember, some illegal experiments got shut down and the scientist has been bitter ever since.

Perhaps that’s a metaphorical depiction of the big L they ate. ;)

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Re: 'HMW: The Campaign for Cybertron' ongoing tournament

Postby Bun-Bun » Thu Feb 08, 2018 5:25 pm

There's my special little man
I've missed you :x

What are you talking about. I already posted a picture on a message board. That is the ultimate in proof :lol:
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Re: 'HMW: The Campaign for Cybertron' ongoing tournament

Postby Psychout » Thu Feb 08, 2018 5:28 pm

Motto: "The Blackest Night Falls from the skies,
The darkness grows as all light dies,
We crave your hearts and your Demise
by my Black Hand-- --The Dead shall rise!"
Weapon: Sniper Rifle
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What an eccentric performance.
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