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OLIVERASO
28-09-2013, 18:36
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Hi ;

I need help to ID this WE eagle. Anyone already see it ? Apparently it was an bigger version of an released one, but I have no more idea.

Thanks for the help.

All the best ;

Oliveraso.

Foegnasher
28-09-2013, 19:24
it's a bird.

OLIVERASO
28-09-2013, 19:28
Thanks, I was thinking it could be an space marine. I want to know if this is an unreleased model or not.

Scammel
28-09-2013, 19:32
Thanks, I was thinking it could be an space marine.

Laughed so instantaneously I dribbled. Sorry I can't help though.

Iverald
28-09-2013, 19:34
Isn't that the metal LotR eagle? The one on the left? http://fc01.deviantart.net/fs71/f/2013/147/f/1/lotr___whfb_great_eagles___assembled_by_cezarreo-d66sy7t.jpg

OLIVERASO
28-09-2013, 20:14
Awwwwww. Do you have an GW link for it ? It's the same model, but I just cannot see if it is the same size as mine or not. Do you know when it was released ?

EDIT : Iverald, supplyer of bad news ^^ !

CauCaSus
28-09-2013, 22:39
Isn't that just one of the old metal eagles? I have it, but I bought it used. Why would you want that instead of the new sexy plastic hobbit eagles?

zoggin-eck
29-09-2013, 02:49
I'm sure it's just the "current" metal eagle, sold as both high elf and wood elf:

http://www.games-workshop.com/gws/catalog/productDetail.jsp?prodId=prod790888

I think it's the same model with a different head (cloth wearing :)) used for the wood elf character mount.

Makes you realise how spoiled for great eagles we are. There's the earlier few metal ones from 4th/5th edition, the earlier odd few models, old metal LOTR, new plastic and finecast LOTR, plastic skycutter eagle and so many from other manufacturers, current and oop!

I must admit that I've used warhawks as eagles in the past, too :)

OLIVERASO
29-09-2013, 07:38
Damned, I "Think" it's him. Unreleased when I purchased it. Maybe some little difference, but haven't the time to spot them.
:( Thanks, guys.

zoggin-eck
29-09-2013, 10:19
Why do you think it's unreleased in the first place? When did you buy it? It's been in production for quite a few years now.

OLIVERASO
29-09-2013, 11:28
I purchased it several years ago (5-6 years ?) as unreleased, bigger eagle than the other released one. Maybe he was released later.