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26831338 No.26831338 [Reply] [Original] [4plebs] [archived.moe]

Hey /tg/
I am planning on getting an Aquila tattoo (not very original I know but I am the Emperors servant)
However most designs I find online kinda, well, suck.
I just quickly vectored this one from a much smaller pic but am still not happy with its under wings and am not sure if I like the new feet.

So could ya help a brother out and post your favourite Aquila pics and variations so I have something more to work with.


>> No.26831388

inb4 people saying people will call you a nazi

>> No.26831434
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I actually thought about that. Hence why I am getting it on my left bicep where it will not be easily visible.

I was considering getting the symbol of the Adeptus Custodes on my other arm but that is nazi looking even to me.

>> No.26831716

Wow, yeah. Don't get that.

>> No.26831736

Wow, yeah. Do not get that.

>> No.26831825

Careful, Ive heard GW forces people with trademarked images as tattoos to get them removed

>> No.26831858
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I like that one, you should get it.

>> No.26831876

Honestly Aquila and its variations are going to get you a nazi label, better off with maybe an inquistorial =][= or a space marine chapter icon

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>> No.26831913
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Emperor's Servant, the Inquisition demands it's due.

>> No.26831959

I have one at the top of my back NBD,
That is an interesting spin off to keep some freshness though

>> No.26831975
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Get the cholo version of the Aquila.

>> No.26832024
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Already getting the blue version of that on my left forearm on the same day.

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>> No.26832141
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The Inquisition approves of your dedication.

>> No.26832212

Symbolic of Inquisitorial operatives under "Special Condition," according to Dan Abnett.

>> No.26832294

That's not the Special Condition symbol though, it differs in ways other than color. And it's not something you'd get tattood.

>> No.26832340
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>Not getting Mark of Nurgle tattoo

>> No.26832444

people will think you are a neo nazi

>> No.26832553

That'd be a sweet tattoo

>> No.26833410

Indeed. I am not plaything for the pus king.

>> No.26833963
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>not getting Termi Honour ink

>> No.26833989

>tfw none of the detailed cruxes look cool
>tfw you have to settle for the model version
>tfw the circular one looks cooler than the elongated sergeant one

>> No.26834466

get it tattooed on your temple and have some service studs (subdermal implants) done on your forhead

>> No.26834499
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>getting GW tattoos

>> No.26835535
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With picrelate dno one will think you are nazi

>> No.26835559
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Or spmething like this

>> No.26835568
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>> No.26835575

Pls don't get a warhams themed tat. Save your bodie for a real tattoo. Pls.
Trust me, you do not want to be 80 with an aquila on your chest.

>> No.26835598
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Step it up

>> No.26835600

don't listen to him, Make a crazy tatoo and post pics of it here.

>> No.26835610

Unless Warhammer has hugely impacted your life in such a way you find it right to mark yourself permanently, I'd say don't do it.

>> No.26835620

cry me a river fag.

>you do not want to be 80 with an aquila on your chest

I repeat fag. Plus who wants to get to that age.

>> No.26835629
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You know all the broads hitting 80 with what once used to be dolphin on their deformed asses?
I'd rather get me a suhweet rune of Saim Hann.

>> No.26835678


Stop it people i'm serious, why get a aquila when you can have an awesome japenese bodysuit?

>> No.26835703

brb, getting a hanyaquila.

>> No.26835745

No pls don't.
imma cry

>> No.26835755
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I'm heading to the moshpit on a huge event and see Imperial Aquila tattooed on dude's back. I tap him and when he turns around I say "Ave Emperor!" with a smile and move on, and I see on his face he has no fucking idea what the fuck I'm all about. The look on his face almost convinced me that he has no idea what he has tattooed.

>> No.26835764

Like, a Rance hanny? How would that even work?

>> No.26835770

>not mark of nurgle

its widely known that nurgle is best and coolest ruinous power and the least edgy

such a tattoo makes sense, while aquilas are for angsty teenagers

>> No.26835779
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1/10 heretic

>> No.26835814
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If I were to ever get a tattoo, I might get an Evil Sunz symbol, or just one of those average Ork face symbols

>> No.26835868
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One of my buddies has the four Chaos gods around his legs (above ankles), in color.

I'd presonally rather take the IG crest rather than Aquila. It's less flashy and has a skull.

>> No.26837295

I'm pretty much a skinhead already and I love this

Between this and regular aquilla

>> No.26837323

Except it's Ave Imperator. Ave Emperor is like saying veni vidi i conquered.

>> No.26837337

I kind of want a Fleur-de-lis tatoo on me now. Just a little bit. Or the Ecclesiarchy's symbol.

>> No.26837341

Were the teeth meant to be that uneven, or did you do that yourself?

>> No.26837345


This, guy was probably just embarassed to be seen with a wannabe

>> No.26837355

people who actually think any eagle symbol = nazi are idiots and their opinion doesn't matter.

>> No.26837366
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My roommate in college got this tattoo. Thought it was a cool-looking phoenix.

Within a day of getting it, people started asking him about his Pontiac Firebird

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He did not own a Pontiac Firebird

>> No.26837427

I like it but I would only get it if I was french.
Same with Kabuki tattoos, I love the look but I'd only get them if I was actually from Japan or lived in Japan for an extended period of time or something.

>> No.26837438

>Not getting the Mark of Slaanesh tattoo'd on your hip, ass, dick or as a tramp stamp
Get your shit together OP.

>> No.26837483

>I like it but I would only get it if I was french.
Indeed, that's why I might opt for the Ecclesiarchy's symbol instead. Or just a specific Order's symbol.

>> No.26837509


the left talon is supposed to be spiked, as it represents the Adeptus Arbites (if i remembered that one right)

>> No.26837531

There is no more taboo on culturally appropriating tattoos. You can have Chinese characters next to an American Indian design next to a vintage sailor style piece.

You don't have to be Chinese, an Indian, or even have ever set foot on a ship in your life and this is completely OK now.

>> No.26837564

I have literally never seen a good-looking tattoo. Oh, the artwork is cool, but something is lost in going to paper to skin but after about a year the details blur into a mess and age/weight-gain distort the image to the point of self-parody.

>> No.26837584

True, but I feel the tattoo wouldn't reflect me. I like tattoos that simultaneously look nice while also reflecting who I am (or at least a fraction of me. Like an interest or something). It's just my thing. I don't really mind other people with them.

>> No.26837613

>I like tattoos that simultaneously look nice while also reflecting who I am

Oh, you don't need that anymore, either. All you need is a trendy-looking design. Tattoos with personally significant meanings is an antiquated notion

>> No.26837616
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I'm getting the Administratum symbol somewhere hideable because I'm going to be an actuary and it's a fucking cool symbol.

>> No.26837738

Just call me old fashioned. I can see the appeal of tattoos merely as a fashion accessory, don't get me wrong. I enjoy my sappy tats.

>> No.26837744

Does not own one... Yet?

>> No.26837803

I would love to get a good techpriest tattoo myself.
I play Dark angels but I have loved them ever sense I read the line (and singing hymns of binary.)

>> No.26837918

Well, he's kind of obligated to buy one now

>> No.26838697

>Tattoos with personally significant meanings is an antiquated notion

the only good ones are the ones with personal significance.
otherwise you get shit-tier fashion tattoos like tramp stamps, stars and tribals. the only thing these say about you is "attention whore"

>> No.26839453

You can have a good looking tattoo without it being meaningful.

>> No.26839520

sure. but fashion tattoos are shit.

>> No.26839535

Well yeah most tribal shit and stars and etc look like shit, but some of the best designed tattoo work out there is done purely for aethetics.

>> No.26839641

Stop feeding the troll.

>> No.26839692
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>having to signify an important event or individual in your life
>calling other people attention whores because they're honest and just want a cool design on their body.

>> No.26839710
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Do it OP, be proud of what you got. Soon to be finishing my piece, getting "Excommunicate Traitoris" branded, then Servo Skulls flanking it.

>> No.26839855
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the idea of marking your body is hardly new.

marking your body without meaning is just meaningless.

culture vs fashion

>> No.26839865

> without meaning is just meaningless.
By definition, yes. Yes it is.

>> No.26839875

Do you get mad if people get piercings that don't have personal significance?

>> No.26839880

If someone wants to cut pieces off of/ scarify/ mark their bodies, hey, what can you do? They're adults and they accept the risk. They can do that.

If someone does it to you without your knowledge or consent (Jews, listen up), then I have a problem with it.

>> No.26839895


i like butterflies. i like how butterflies look.

fuck you i'm putting butterflies on my body.

>> No.26839915
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>> No.26839923

This fellow has the right idea.

>> No.26839933


like everything else that is subject to personal opinion an everybody is free to do what they want.
i'm just saying that i think body modification for the sake of modification itself is rather uninteresting and not something i would personally do.

no need to get upset.

>> No.26839958


nah mate


That's not what you were saying at all

>> No.26839963
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I struggle to find stuff like this uninteresting.

>> No.26840019

well it's an original design.
and it or it'S elements weren't randomly chosen.

so i would argue that this certainly has personal significance in one way or the other.

the previous comments were more direction at the common templates you see so often. stars, crouching cougars and in the world of gaming the now ever so present triforce or aquila tattoos.

as i said, you can do what you want, but that doesn't mean that i can't think that you went for the mcdonald's equivalent of a tattoo.

>> No.26840081

What the fuck.

Future actuary as well, was planning on getting the same tattoo.

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>> No.26840178

I want a badass scar across my eye. I've been thinking of scarification a lot...

>> No.26840220

Great minds think alike.
Welcome to the Administratum, adept.

>> No.26840232

Don't. It can only end badly.

>> No.26840239

Hey, whats the badge of special condition again? You know, the one every radical inquisitor uses before they get blammed for teh heresy.

Thats the one I'd get engraved on my skin.

>> No.26840252

some of the imagery is really cool,and it looks a lot better than most of the hipster trash tattoos out there like owls/fish/doves on the collar bones or fish/dragon scale sleeves I see ALL the time. it's obscure enough that only the super nerdiest people will even know what it is.

>> No.26840310

Everyone wants one. Don't get it.
You'll sound like a crazy person when people ask how you got it. "Oh, I thought it would look cool to gash my face" doesn't go well with everyone.

>> No.26840335
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You want obscure?
Here's obscure. It's the Imperial Navy's symbol.

>> No.26840349

its not. its also a work of art in ink on skin by a talented artist. Its has depth and meaning and was made with purpose, maybe not by or for the canvas personally but by the artist. Its is, in fact, part of a new trend in regarding tattoo as an artistic medium and not outlaw rebel branding. Its not some curved pointy crisscrossing lines around some jackasses bicep put there by some ex-con who spends most of his day pumping out the same virgin mary on the backs of a million cholos.

>> No.26840366

MORE! I only know Inquisition, Ecclisiarchy, Administratum!

>> No.26840388
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As you wish.
Another obscure one, it's the symbol of the Assassinorum and hasn't shown up anywhere since the Wargear book in 2e, far as I can tell.

>> No.26840431
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lovely! Another!

>> No.26840453
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Since you said you only know those three, here's Mechanicus.
And the Custodes symbol is further up, it's the aquila with the skull in it.

>> No.26840489

Arbites. Note the scale is unbalanced but the fist keeps it level.
Also I just noticed Imperial Guard's above too.

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>> No.26840537
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Really cool one here, it's the symbol of House Nostromo of the Navis Nobilite.

>> No.26840573
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Adeptus Astronomica.

>> No.26840598
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Adeptus Astra Telepathica.

That's about all the major factions.

>> No.26840671

I like it.
even if I have no idea of what it is.

>> No.26840720

Transhuman when?

>> No.26840733


You forgot Adeptus Geebuus

>> No.26840795

u wot m8

>> No.26840821


>> No.26840844
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Some cool variant Imperial Fleet insignia in here.
Impress every bitches with your Planet Razer badge.

>> No.26840869

The only geebo I know of is from Discworld

>> No.26840893

(Although you would of course want to look up appropriate Segmentum battlefleet colors, I think those are relatively easy to find.)

>> No.26840894
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I've wanted Malcador's sigil for a while now.

>> No.26840922
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Variant Rosettes here.

>> No.26840943

The top-right one looks a lot like the fleet insignia, with the halo and wings. I guess the key thing with rosettes is to have the three bars through the I and a skull.

>> No.26840979

I guess the difference is that the =][= has a skull in it.
Sometimes the difference is just that subtle, it's how people mix up the Inquisition's symbol with the Ministorum's.

>> No.26841719

There, upper left. That's the Special Condition rosette.

>> No.26844186
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I have recently been putting some consideration into getting this Deathwing design as a tattoo. Both because I think it's a rad as hell design and because Dark Angels were my first army and to this day remain one of if not my favorite factions.
If not this then perhaps a shield in dark green shield with the 3rd company red stripe.

>> No.26845019
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Here's a grill with that.

>> No.26845054

Why did she stop part way through?

>> No.26845147

there are a lot of idiots out there and many of them are stronger than you.

>> No.26845200

Wish there was one for Ordo Chronus. I haven't found one.

>> No.26845212

Prolly just an old photo, hopefully she continued on. Chicks with ink are hot in my book.

>> No.26845237

Well, I've heard of people getting tattoos in several installments, either because they don't have the money for the whole thing at once, or because they're pussies and can't stand the pain long enough to do it all at once.

Of course, that's usually for the larger tattoos.

>> No.26845305
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Saw this one on some 40k fanpage.

>> No.26845356
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>Not getting this on your elbow like I did

>> No.26845401


My brother has that, or at least a similar one on his right elbow.

>> No.26845462

Well your brother has good taste.
It's better than spider webs or punk stars.

>> No.26846011
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More Ork Klans

Blood Axes

>> No.26846024
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Death Skulls

>> No.26846035
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>> No.26846046
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>> No.26846360
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space paladins

>> No.26846371
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>> No.26846964
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Holy shit, this things still going. XD

Anyway since I am getting the Aquila I am trying to get a friend of mine who likes angel wings to just get the Aquila wings.

>> No.26847353
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Yeah, as much as I like the Aquila most of my family would be all "He's a Nazi!" And then I'd have to explain it to them and they'd be all "sure...uh huh..." So yeah, that's a no go.

However, the next best thing would be a Space Wolves tat as they are my main army and my favorite group in all of 40k. So either get a shoulder tat like this...

>> No.26847367
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And/or a leg/arm tat like this

>> No.26847502

Not entirely /tg/, but thinking of getting this on my shoulder-blade. How big of a faggot am I going to seem?

>> No.26847533


Why would you announce that you're not getting a tattoo?

>> No.26847543
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Goddamnit Captcha.

>> No.26847583
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Har har.

>> No.26847600

>"Oh wow! You must really like Zelda anon!"
Be ready.

>> No.26847620

I would get that, just without the axes.

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>> No.26847716
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Hmm, you have a point. Maybe a flamel?

>> No.26847768

hpw big would that be?

would it just be between the shoulder blades,
or all the way down your spine?

>> No.26847816

I've actually considered getting Solaire's sum symbol on my upper arm. Someone stop me.

>uwere blessed
not helping captcha

>> No.26847838

Small, between the shoulder blades, I couldn't handle having to sit for the time it takes to do a full back tattoo.

>> No.26847854


FMA sucks and anyone who would get a tattoo associating themselves with it deserves to be shot.

>> No.26847872

Meh, I've seen worse. It's subtle, most people will just take it as a sun.

>> No.26847883
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So, do you think the Ouroboros is too overdone? I like the symbolism behind it, and the image itself is a very nice one, but it's just way too overdone it feels, especially in animu.

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>> No.26847922
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You should get this instead.

>> No.26847936


You're right. Nobody cares about FMA so please take it to /a/.

>> No.26847981

Nah, it's good.

Real ancient symbols are always better than strictly gaming related symbols, since you don't seem like a massive neckbeard if you have to explain it to a non-fa/tg/uy

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>> No.26848045

wtf is it supposed to be?

>> No.26848143
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It is a famous Kender, Tasselhoff Burfoot.

Here is another option for OP.

>> No.26848192

If you actually got that tattoo, you are retarded, even for a neckbeard. It looks like shit, no one will understand it, and you'll have to spend time explaining to them, only for them to tell you're a idiot for getting it.

>> No.26848217

God no. Evangelion is terrible.
Besides, I said Aquila variations. Thats it. Not weeaboo bullshit, not tribal garbage. I am only interested in variations of the holy Aquila.

>> No.26848290

Pretty sure you've gotten all the variants there are, the threads derailed into a tattoo general.

>> No.26848293
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>not tribal garbage

Say that to my face, chum.

>> No.26848314
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My boss at GW had all four

The Khorne symbol wasn't a tattoo it was BRANDED

>> No.26848338

The blood god is pleased.

>> No.26848351
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eva fan here
that looks terrible
rei hasn't even blue hair fer chrissake

>branded khornate symbol
I respect that

>> No.26848363


I would be too scared to show up late to work with a boss like thatt.

>> No.26848392

>see all 4 of boss's marks of chaos, and probably a 5th undivided mark somewhere too
>not ripping off your tie and dress shirt revealing your aquila chest tattoo, chapter insignia on right shoulder, and crux terminatus on left shoulder and challenging him to a blood duel that he can't refuse

>> No.26848433


Dedicating yourselves to the Thousand Sons is always the right decision.

>> No.26848446
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Tribal garbage you mutated 8th legion throwback.

>> No.26848448

He was a cool guy, even if a little crazy.

Those with white dwarves; remember the old EoT battle report with the grey classic cadians versus typhus/LatD? Bald guy with the cadians was my boss, and that was his army

>> No.26848464


Yeah if you want to turn into a pile of dust.

>> No.26848487

the design of that witch hunter is glorious

>> No.26848496

Ah fuck, that's exactly what I was worried about. It's just used in so many stuff, people will look at it and see whatever they know it is in, without knowing the classical meaning.

>> No.26848538
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This, so much.

>> No.26848556

Then you explain what it really is and you leave people with a bit more knowledge than they had before meeting you. Sounds good to me.

>> No.26848571


Sounds like you shouldn't get a tattoo.

>> No.26848799

it seems to be along the same design made for the Witch Hunter class in Warhammer online.

>> No.26848826

but with that you can just brush off people who you don't wish to spend time communicating with, by simply saying sure and walking off.
and you should never deny someone you wish to spend time with knowledge

>> No.26848929

I just find it strange that they never released a good looking witch hunter inquisitor model

>> No.26848939
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You're fucking joking, right, sonny boy?

>> No.26848953

is that for 40k?

>> No.26848970

He's got enough style to be. Just give him a Rosette bit.

>> No.26849050

and on another note, my first statement still holds.
They haven't released a good looking inquisitor model.

>> No.26849184

im pretty sure their was a model similar to in that pic from a few years back.

>> No.26849235

they had two models, one of which was impossible to get a hold of. Don't remember if it went limited ed or what
they where both forgettable sadly

>> No.26849339

Iron halo on back between shoulderblades

>> No.26850093

>During the time of the Great Crusade before the Horus Heresy, the two-headed eagle was blind-folded on the right side, and the left side had eyes. The blind side of the symbol represented Mankind looking back into its past at the lessons of its history and traditions, while the sighted eagle was looking into the future and the hope of the better life that the Emperor would create for humanity.

So shouldn't the eye be on the right side then?

>> No.26850451

From our perspective it's looking to the left

From it's perspective it's looking to the right.

I think

>> No.26851099
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Never seen this theory backed in official print whatsoever, but there's been a perfectly reasonable explanation for the eagle heads since first edition. The seeing head is the Adeptus Astra Telepathica, who are the eyes and ears of the empire, while the Adeptus Astronomica are symbolized with a blind head because their eyes are the first bits to fry.

>> No.26851551

>le ecksdeeface

>> No.26852178

That's actually pretty cool-looking with just the aquila wings. Maybe half an aquila, with one head and one wing?

>> No.26852412

That is quite possibly the most ballin' meeting of the nerds that could ever happen.

>> No.26852458

ITT: good imperial civillians of the imperium.

>> No.26852590

im getting that done on my back.

got the center peice done, linework for the wheel once i have enough money. Theyre estimating around 8 hours chair time for the wheel black.
(it has to be done in a single session too, due to it being circular.)

>> No.26852915
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I want you to get this, in all its glorious colour.

>> No.26852979
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I knew I was forgetting something

Bad Moons

>> No.26853424


I like the explanation that one head is looking at the past and the other one blindly to the future more

>> No.26854418

its like a snake giving itself a blowjob

>> No.26854468
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I dunno what you guys would think of this, but I started working on a rough draft for an Ordo Chronos thing.

I haven't done anything but painting in a long ass while, so forgive me, my drawing skills are shit, and my computer drawing/painting/photoshop skills are even worse.

>> No.26854499

I like it personally, my only complaint is the the majority of everything in it has fuzzy edges and a few parts have very sharp edges. The contrasts between the two bothers me a little

>> No.26854526

I was kind of going for a "Slipping in and out of the Timestream/Reality" effect. I want the finished piece to look like it's getting blown/washed away, like the Ordo itself, being fluid yet static. I see what you mean though, I'll do my best to fix 'em.

>> No.26854542


>Evangelion tattoo
>Not the SEELE symbol

You're doing it wrong.

>> No.26854555

I dunno man, if I was going to get anything from Eva it would have to be a black/white/gray/red of Adam pinned to the cross with the spear of Longinus. I just love that image.

>> No.26854560
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Pic related

>> No.26854574

Thats lilith.
Adams the giant of light from the 2nd impact flashbacks

>> No.26854597
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I still want this, though I'd like to modify one of the heads into a serpent/Lord of Change head, and perhaps add a splash of colour.

Then I'll get the Inquisitional rosette on my arm, off course. Radical inquisitorial henchmen are the best henchmen.

>> No.26854611
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>permanently marking yourself with a symbol from a tabletop game
do people actually consider this
or am i being elaborately trolled

>> No.26854624

You do realise 40K is much, much more than a "tabletop game" right?

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Take a wild guess.

IMHO it's no worse than branding yoursef with name of your spouse, favorite band, or quote you find witty. So still pretty silly. But w/e people can do with their own body as they please.

>> No.26854659

Alas no. People tatoo crosses on them all the time, so you shouldn't be suprised-just because the religion is bullshit it doesn't make people less likely to display it. Just look at the scientologist.

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>You do realise 40K is much, much more than a "tabletop game" right?

>IMHO it's no worse than branding yoursef with name of your spouse
If you consider 40K to be as relevant to your life as your spouse, you have problems.

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>> No.26854678

Hahaha you showed him!

>> No.26854680


In what universe is a fucking board game played with little plastic men as important as a spouse?

Is this some kind of fucking elaborate joke?
Are you people fucking serious?

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>religion is bullshit man

>> No.26854690

40K is massive, people have spent their whole lives immersed in it. Reading Black Library, playing video games on it, getting into Necromunda, tabletop, and PnP RPGs based on the universe. I don't see how that's any different to people spending their lives adoring music, sport, hell religion or any other hobby and decide to get a tattoo based on that, yet I'm sure you'd be ok with any of those tattoos.

>If you consider 40K to be as relevant to your life as your spouse, you have problems
Why are you even on /tg/?

>> No.26854693

Look at these brilliant philosophers, far too intelligent and free-thinking to be caught up in silly fads.

>> No.26854699


Notice he didn't take issue with music, sports, (though some kind of sport-related tattoo would probably be pretty stupid) or religion, but spouses.

>> No.26854709


Sarcasm, eh?

As much as is to be expected from a euphoric fedora.

>> No.26854712

I think we're being trolled. There's no way we aren't.

>40K isn't a game, dude. It's a way of life.
>yet I'm sure you'd be ok with any of those tattoos.
>implying tattoos are ever a good idea.

The only tattoo I've ever thought was cool said Wir müssen wissen, wir werden wissen.' on a guy's arm. He was a mathematician.

>> No.26854722
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Oh, you!

>> No.26854723

Religion at least has centuries of tradition behind it. 40k on the other hand is just a mediocre setting and bad tabletop game.

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>40K isn't a game, dude. It's a way of life.
Stop putting words in my mouth. It's an extensive hobby sure, but I never said it was a way of life.

Oh so you're one of those "tattoos are stupid" people. Why do you guys bother to post in tattoo threads? Happens all the time on /v/, though half of those guys are probably shitposters. Why even bother coming into a thread just to say you hate it's topic?

Pic related, it's you.

>> No.26854752

You do realise that the Emperor is Jesus right?
He is the founder of most religions back when he thought it was possible to unite humanity with religion.
Besides, 40k has decades of tradition behind it so has been a part of my life for the majority of it. Religion has never been a part of my life so who cares how long that shit has been around.

>> No.26854756

>guys don't do what I don't agree with
>think like me

lol you lot sure fell a long way from the elegan/tg/entlemen I once knew you to be.

>> No.26854761
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It cheers me up to know there exist people far, far more pathetic than I will ever be.

>> No.26854762

Why do you care so deeply about what I think?
Is it because your childlike fantasy of getting your favourite board game tattooed on you is actually quite silly?

>> No.26854766


>He is the founder of most religions back when he thought it was possible to unite humanity with religion.

No he's not

>> No.26854773

Wow, you sure showed me... jackanapes. -.-;

>> No.26854774


People get Star Wars tattoos.

>> No.26854784


Why are you so sad?

>> No.26854788

And those people are, indisputably, retards.
If you primarily define yourself as a fan of a gaming franchise before anything else, you *really* need something good going in your life.

>> No.26854792

No, I don't care what you think of it. It's a personal tattoo, and even if you did pass me in the street you wouldn't be able to see it. I don't need to justify my personal tastes to you. What I wonder though is why you need to so vehemently spite people for their tastes and personal choices, especially on a board devoted to gaming.

>> No.26854804

Because no matter how pathetic I think my life is, at least I'm not someone who gets a space marine symbol tattooed on his arm.

>> No.26854813

>i don't care what you think
>i don't need to justify my personal tastes to you
>has spent the whole thread justifying his tastes and asking people what they think
Hahahahaha. I bet you think it's really cool to act like you don't care about anybody else.

>> No.26854820

Out of the long list of shit people tattoo on themselves a tabletop game is pretty reasonable

>> No.26854822

>implying I have

No, I was just browsing the thread for inspiration and to marvel at neat ideas when I saw your "TATTS R DUM" post and had to reply.

>> No.26854826

Yeah, youre just a sad, basement dwelling loser who has to mock other peoples taste in tattoos to feel better about himself.
Youre soooo much better right...

>> No.26854829

The rule of thumb I was told was, "Come up with a tattoo design, then wait a year. If you still want it after a year, by all means get it."

>A friend of mine was really into Black Legion, got (pictured) tattooed on him. Within a year of getting it, he found he liked the Loyalists better. Now plays Guard. Doesn't even own a Chaos army anymore and is embarrassed by his tattoo.

>> No.26854831

Then why did you repeatedly refer to it as *your* tattoo, you dipshit? The whole *point* of tattoos, like clothes, is that people will look at it.

>> No.26854840

It's the kind of self superiority one feels when looking at MLP fans.

Yes, they're having fun, but they're also laughably pathetic and probably autistic.

>> No.26854841

Its not so much the game itself, but the time you spend with it and the friends you make through it can be pretty defining to your life.

For me D&D is huge in my life, I ever had many friends until I started gaming with some guys at school and D&D is the catalyst for some of the best times in my life so far. I'm sure there are people for whom 40k is the same.

>> No.26854846


I don't disagree that 40K tattoos are stupid, but your arguments are almost as bad.

>implying tattoos identify you
>implying having a favorite hobby means your life sucks

>> No.26854849

Yeah I've heard that before, already done.

Yeah, only people I show it to. And I won't show it to you if you're just going to spit on it and call me stupid, obviously. Now would you kindly stop shitposting?

>> No.26854855


An agemo or a crux makes a much better tattoo than Chaos stars or Chaos God marks, honestly.

>> No.26854863

>in space
>seems legit

>> No.26854864

>Now would you kindly stop shitposting?

>> No.26854865
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*grabs you by the throat*


>> No.26854868

>implying doing something you enjoy can actually be pathetic

>> No.26854871


That's the green lantern, dumbass.

>> No.26854876

"toy soldier tattoos" sounds pretty stupid, but they're no dumber than band symbols and typically, game images are designed by decent graphic artists so they actually do make decent tattoo images.

>> No.26854883

spoken like a true Nob.
just don´t forget to clamp it together with metal clasps instead of some panzy surturing.

>> No.26854884

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>> No.26854885

I enjoy sniffing my sister's soiled panties when she's not home.
It's not pathetic anymore?

>> No.26854889

>LOL i bet ur like twelve anyway
>tattoos are for grown ups like me

>> No.26854894


When was that ever pathetic?

>> No.26854902

Not that guy but you can tell someone is mad once they start quoting the rule like that especially when they are breaking rules themselves. your tattoo is not in fact a traditional game

>> No.26854911

>Yes, they're having fun, but they're also laughably pathetic and probably autistic.
Guess what, this is what everybody thinks about everybody else's hobbies.

>> No.26854913

It's secondary.

>> No.26854920

it's just a logo. It's like starting a thread about your McDonald's tattoo on /ck/.

>> No.26854929


Why do people diss McDonald's? Shit tastes good.

>> No.26855030

>not just cutting yourself with a dirty razor and letting the infection and bile form the tatoo for you

>> No.26855115
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I don't know. This eagle looks a bit Nazi. . .

>> No.26855145

I don't think the average fa/tg/uy associates with people who can't tell the difference

>> No.26855203

You don't have a job? Or friends from school? Or a family?

>> No.26855216

A none of those people are so uneducated as to misidentify any eagle as a nazi one.

>> No.26855711

I thought a scar would be cool too... until i accidentally the end of my nose off with a boning knife one day at work. A very merry day that did not make.

>> No.26855746

>Most American animal ever

>> No.26855782

I'd like to make this one.

>> No.26855819

Guys now I want to stamp a t-dhirt with 40k immagnery.
What would you suggest?

>> No.26855856

Do something other than the Aquila or the Eight-pointed Wheel. Too similar to real-world imagery you won't want to be associated with.

Thus, almost every non-human signet or logo works, and almost all human as well. AdMech, Inquisition, Adeptus Astra Telepathica, Navis Nobilite, anything, really.

>> No.26855864

Well, obviously it depends on what the eagle is doing. If it's holding a bundle of fasces, then clearly it's a fascist symbol and not an American one.

>> No.26855910


No wonder you like McDonald's then.

>> No.26855960

>The whole *point* of tattoos, like clothes, is that people will look at it.

The point of clothes is to protect skin from exposure to the elements.

Or do you think a nice kitchen's purpose is to be shown off as well?

>> No.26856797

To be fair, most people with a nice kitchn DO get them just so they can show them off.

>> No.26856994

yfw khorne.exe

>> No.26857129

Dat goatse.

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