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Boggart proto-quad for Battletech Wars of Reaving book
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spacewolflord Featured By Owner Mar 2, 2015
I wish this Society Proto would still be used but the clans will not have any of that traitor trash around them.  But I am sure a few modifications and someone in the Inner sphere would buy them.  (Dream happy mechy thoughts.)  This one is so cool looking that I wish I could be used by more factions.
JDunk1971 Featured By Owner Oct 11, 2014
Nice.   Intimidating and cool at the same time.
Andrez666 Featured By Owner Jan 28, 2013  Hobbyist Writer
This is great, mate.
georgePsmith Featured By Owner Oct 5, 2012
awesome piece !
MexicanPanda91 Featured By Owner May 28, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
This a great battle mech. Looks like it could actually work. Very good work.
zaku1986 Featured By Owner Mar 16, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
I really like this design. Looks simple but very cool.
AKIBA3 Featured By Owner Jan 26, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Seeb-san Featured By Owner Dec 30, 2011  Professional Interface Designer
Davidpoet30 Featured By Owner Dec 16, 2011
may i use this in a story and game
Zebrakillzunicorn Featured By Owner Nov 27, 2011
lol, Dumbledore's got more than just boggarts in his closet ;D
Shush-Studios Featured By Owner Nov 8, 2011
There's just so much to like about this. Clean design; sensible, and believable.
Arrn Featured By Owner Nov 3, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
Thats badass
Barricade Featured By Owner Sep 28, 2011
Considering it's mounting a Clan Plasma Rifle....yeah, that thing is just mean.
achanceofclouds Featured By Owner Sep 25, 2011  Student Traditional Artist
I need one! How much is it?
damonx99 Featured By Owner Sep 24, 2011  Hobbyist Writer
LOL, "It's all gonna burn"
Lean-V Featured By Owner Sep 24, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
"Its all gonna burn"

Nice touch.
Tedimus Featured By Owner Sep 24, 2011
I love these print like designs! You should pick up with what Ashley Wood is doing and find a way to start manufacturing these!
Thatmysteriousguy-XD Featured By Owner Sep 24, 2011  Hobbyist Digital Artist
its all gonna burn
love that
antigravity93 Featured By Owner Sep 24, 2011  Student Traditional Artist
:O what is this book about? rules, novel, pictures what? i must know!
Glitterboy2098 Featured By Owner Sep 24, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
it's from War of Reaving, a setting book about what happened to the homeworld clans while the inner sphere was fighting the WoB Jihad. it has more info on the worlds of the homeworld clans, and what those clans were doing. also it has a bunch of new tech and units that showed up in the wars of reaving.

sadly, i can't describe it better than that, i don't have it yet. but i've been looking forward to it for years now.
karanua Featured By Owner Sep 24, 2011  Hobbyist Digital Artist
A cut down or precursor scorpion, way too cool. I've not played battletech for years, early 90s I'd say. Think battleforce was the last campaign anyway. Looks like its time I got back into it with designs like this and not just mecha ripped from manga.
Glitterboy2098 Featured By Owner Sep 24, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
actually a 'protomech' is a clan tech unit combining some of the best traits of battlearmor, mechs, and vehicles. they use special nerve interface controls, and usually run between 2 and 9 tons (though AFAIK the book this model is in expands it higher).

the 'prototype' mechs that predate the classic models are classified as "primative" mechs.
karanua Featured By Owner Sep 24, 2011  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thanks for the clarification. When I finished playing Battletech and its components back in the 90s, the clans were only just being introduced in the novels by Stackpole. The gaming club I was in basically drifted apart as members such as myself were out of the country and therefore not present for much of the year. I stil have my battledroids set, its successor battletech, aerotech and citytech and the last to be used (failing memory) battleforce which introduced large scale combat.

I've decided thanks to your art to totally update all the rules and suppliments I own and if possible in the club that I'm currently in start a new battletech section. Thanks for re-arousing my interest in this game :D
Glitterboy2098 Featured By Owner Sep 24, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
not my art, i'm just a fan. i wish you well in catching up..i've only missed the stuff since the start of the the jihad in 2007'ish...and i sometimes feel lost when people start talking about stuff after. catching up from the 1990's onwards...yikes. you have some major info dumps coming your way. i'd suggest checking out [link] , which is a fan upkeept battletech wiki, and moderated pretty closely to conform to the game info. surf around there for awhile to see what you missed, then head over to and check out the offerings there, including the forums. the guys on the forums will certainly be willing ot help you figure out what books and stuff you'll want to get to catch up.
hotwaxonlobsters Featured By Owner Sep 24, 2011
Really cool, both very predatory and reminds me of an insect.
Lanc3rZ3r0 Featured By Owner Sep 24, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
the idea of a proto quad is pretty sick ^_^
Airon-T Featured By Owner Sep 23, 2011  Professional Digital Artist
I like animal style mechs, they looks very predatory.
Fatalyze Featured By Owner Sep 23, 2011  Hobbyist Digital Artist
ooh, finally, some new uploads XD awesome stuff here :)
Osprey-Hawk Featured By Owner Sep 23, 2011
Nice text on the gun.
maxevry Featured By Owner Sep 23, 2011
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