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Offline thehoffman

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<R> Andre the Giant
« on: January 14, 2008, 04:58:01 PM »
<R> Andre the Giant
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Legend Superstar Ability: Your Colossals are -10 F. Your Cards Titled "Torrie, Torrie, Torrie" are active.

<R> It's Not my Fault im the Biggest and the Strongest...
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New Legend Superstar Ability:  Your opponents Cores are blank text and do no more than 2 Damage.
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F:3 D:0

<R> ...I dont even Exercise!
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When this card is in your ring area, once durring your turn you may discard one card and draw one card
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F:0 D:0




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Re: <R> Andre the Giant
« Reply #1 on: January 14, 2008, 05:03:47 PM »
Please make a card titled "Anybody Want A Peanut?".

Do so and I'll love you forever.

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Re: <R> Andre the Giant
« Reply #2 on: January 14, 2008, 05:56:46 PM »
The storyline seems pretty weak to me; certainly I wouldn't trade his printed ability for it.
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Re: <R> Andre the Giant
« Reply #3 on: January 14, 2008, 07:06:48 PM »
Yeah it does seem weak for Andre....maybe make it kinda like a Brahma bull effect where his opponent's moves of xF do no more then 1d or 2d so it kinda nails a wide variety of moves instead of just Cores since alot of people have ways of manipulating the F of moves they play.

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Re: <R> Andre the Giant
« Reply #4 on: January 14, 2008, 09:18:36 PM »
In terms of ability wise, he is not as good as LAISE. In terms of storyline, it is not as good as brahma bull. In terms of reversal wise, HBK have a 2F 5D antic reversal. Orton have a 3F 6D antic reversal. I don't see this Andre very good.
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Re: <R> Andre the Giant
« Reply #5 on: January 25, 2008, 02:23:11 PM »
I think you could adapt one other thing from the Classic Andre and allow an expanded arsenal for <R> Andre.  Considering nobody else has it, I'd say 80-90 as an arsenal would be fine.  He needs Trademarks, too--the Giant Headbutt, the corner backside assault, and other things like that.

Lemme try one card here.

<Revo> Anybody Want a Peanut? (Andre The Giant)
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Your next maneuver is +2D for every Superstar Specific in your Ring area.
F: 10 D: 0
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