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Special Takedown
« on: May 14, 2012, 12:38:27 PM »

Here's a question for you; how do you stop a Special? Cause I'm writing this fic that takes place post Specials but pre-Extras, and I've got this group of former bubbleheads setting themselves up in the Rusty Ruins, only to get attacked by Special Circumstances. And I need new ideas on how to take down a Special. The taser-arrows, obviously, but can we think of something more advanced and possibly lethal?
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Re: Special Takedown
« Reply #1 on: May 14, 2012, 12:40:15 PM »

you mean like battle weapons or just things that will kill them, like meat grinders?
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Re: Special Takedown
« Reply #2 on: May 14, 2012, 12:51:32 PM »

Weapons. Though a meat grinder would ceraintly do the job. As would bringing down one of the Ruins buildings on them. But I want a scene with bubblehead vs. Special in the rusting remains of Seattle, so something someone can carry would be good.
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Re: Special Takedown
« Reply #3 on: May 15, 2012, 06:25:02 AM »

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Re: Special Takedown
« Reply #4 on: May 15, 2012, 08:49:58 AM »

Oh yeah, that would be a good one. Specials have a lot of plastic in em, don't they...ew.
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Re: Special Takedown
« Reply #5 on: May 15, 2012, 08:53:54 AM »

And I'm sure a missile launcher would work too, maybe even a catapult.
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Re: Special Takedown
« Reply #6 on: May 15, 2012, 08:57:08 AM »

That goes without saying...a 102mm high explosive shaped charge would stop a Special dead. I was thinking of something more...personal. An eletrofied garote wire would do good.
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Re: Special Takedown
« Reply #7 on: May 15, 2012, 09:07:48 AM »

I'll tell ya if I have anymore ideas.
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Re: Special Takedown
« Reply #8 on: May 15, 2012, 09:24:29 AM »

Sure, go for it.
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Re: Special Takedown
« Reply #9 on: May 15, 2012, 09:42:28 AM »

AN ELECTRIFIED SWORD >:D
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Re: Special Takedown
« Reply #10 on: May 16, 2012, 05:06:39 AM »

a light-saber like the type in Star Wars.
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Re: Special Takedown
« Reply #11 on: May 20, 2012, 07:33:44 AM »

If it was a bubblehead, they would never have the speed or reflexes to CATCH a special with any of this.
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Re: Special Takedown
« Reply #12 on: May 20, 2012, 07:47:04 AM »

This is post-Mind Rain. And the former bubbleheads the Specials are sent after are from a clique devoted to the military that has set up shop in the old Rusty Ruins (AKA Seattle). Read my "Pretty Clique: Mils" post for more info.
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Re: Special Takedown
« Reply #13 on: May 27, 2012, 11:55:19 AM »

Is there....Like, some special (no pun intended, ha...ha...) chemical that could be sprayed on them that would....Do something like melt their plastic? You could potentially make something up along those lines.
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Re: Special Takedown
« Reply #14 on: May 27, 2012, 11:56:23 AM »

Like the nanos that break down teeth and that stuff? It's not mentioned, but I would think there would be...would be a good area of effect weapon. Spray the area and watch as their own bodies kill them.
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