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ramchop
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Goblin
Emerging Star
Goblin
Record
12/25/103
Win Percentage
18%
Amazon
Star
Amazon
Record
20/12/25
Win Percentage
46%
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[B]
Emerging Star
Overall
Record
34/40/98
Win Percentage
31%
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2017

2017-11-17 05:24:25
rating 5.5
2017-06-24 01:47:22
rating 6
2017-06-05 08:18:03
rating 6
2017-05-23 11:47:32
rating 5.2
2017-02-05 20:44:47
rating 6
2017-02-04 11:44:21
rating 6
2017-02-01 08:56:01
rating 5.6
2017-01-11 03:32:41
rating 5.5
2017-01-11 00:38:58
rating 5.3

2016

2016-12-19 18:43:17
rating 5.7
2016-12-01 06:54:37
rating 5.1
2016-03-03 20:02:33
rating 5.3

2015

2015-11-25 19:19:00
rating 4.8
2015-07-25 09:17:59
rating 4.5
2015-04-25 06:45:06
rating 6
2016-03-03 20:02:33
20 votes, rating 5.3
MOOOORRRGGGG!
Just what does a team created for a knock out tournament do after being sent home on Round 1? Morgwegian suffered such a fate in the Big Star Cauldron. Morg was badly hurt by Big Bertha before he had his Turn 1. Without Morg the team was lost, and defeat was a foregone conclusion.

But no! Morg would not be silenced, so the Norse played the inducement game. Morg has appeared in every game the team has ever played. Initially a friendly or two, then a successful Lambhurly Shield Challenge. After losing the Shield, Morg took a bit of a break. Then signed up to play in a SWL Fringe tourney Waikikamukau Festival. The team surprised many winning the first two games against much bigger teams, before defeat in the last 2 rounds saw him finish mid-table. However, Morg did secure most individual Cas in the tournament.

So what was next for Morg? Well, in the Southern Wastes League, occasionally you'll find there's a division with an odd number of teams. Or perhaps a team never showed up to the starting blocks. In LXIII a Norse team "Mad Midgardians" had a somewhat brutal encounter with a goblin tandem chainsaw act. After 5 turns the Norse had suffered a death, 2 x -ST, and a MNG. Dummy well and truely spat, the Norse coach conceded, retired his team, and left FUMBBL, never to be seen in SWL again. So a Filler team was needed. This team was Morgwegian.

Shitt this is a fun team to play with. Morg has had an absolute ball in the Emily Regional. In five games Morg has scored 4 TDs and 10 Cas. Not being able to pick opponents has meant the inducement game occassionally requires a bit of work. Against DDamAge's Rats, he had to fire his perfectly healthy pet Ulf and go into the game with only 9 teammates. But Morg has been a success story. Despite getting one less game than the other teams (he carries the Round 1 concession loss), with 3 wins and 2 draws, Morg is in a position to take the trophy.

All that stands in his way is a Khemri team. Sphinxes from Mars, a team that pitch cleared Freezy Trees a few seasons back. The Trees have never beaten a bash team. However, Morgwegian has! A win early next week will secure the Regional victory!

But before that happens Morg must cross back across the ditch. And play 6 games on the Deserted Isles. Morg is coming to the Capital Shield! :D

Link to table top team photo. Not quite finished, first time I've ever gotten a team painted for a tourney in two weeks.

EDIT: Morg managed to squeeze in the game before hopping on the boat across the ditch. Sadly the fairy tale ending didn't happen and the mighty Sphinx lift the trophy
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Posted by harvestmouse on 2016-03-03 20:36:43
For the love of Nuffle, you haven't done a team in homage to B2k have you?
Posted by ramchop on 2016-03-03 20:58:00
Funny you should say that. Recently a Balle has been added to the team roster.
Posted by harvestmouse on 2016-03-03 21:56:00
Yes, I noticed.
Posted by bigbullies on 2016-03-03 22:51:56
/BOO
And il see you tonight for beersies :D
THEN CRUSH YOU TOMORROW ON THE TABLE TOP
Posted by Nightbird on 2016-03-03 23:22:55
NICE! Always wanted to do this type of thing w/ a star player.
GOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO MOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOORRG!
Posted by Badoek on 2016-03-04 07:14:34
hehe nuts!
Rated 6 though.
Posted by Balle2000 on 2016-03-04 23:33:37
\o/
Posted by Tyra_Nid on 2016-03-04 23:48:17
Absolutely love the team concept. GO MORG!
Posted by ramchop on 2016-03-05 07:31:27
Day 1 of TT NAF Tourney
Game 1: Disastrous game against Elves. Morg mishandled the ball 4 or 5 times. FAME -2, pitch invasion. Blitz.... 0-5 loss
Game 2: Morg Scores! Up 1-0 against Vampire at half time. Sweltering heat removes Morg, Strip Baller, Blodge Tackler, and Dirty Player. 7 linemen against a full Vampire team. Bloodlust prevails... 1-0 win!
Gamw 3: Ogres. Easy canter to 2-1 win.

Morg 1TD. Zero Cas. Team at 2/0/1... in with a shot going into Day 2
Posted by bigbullies on 2016-03-06 06:23:44
So leading into our game i was almost ready to retract the above statement....
But i didnt :D
Cheers for the game rammy one a piece mate see you at the next won
Posted by ramchop on 2016-03-06 08:26:05
Day 2:
Game 4: v Orc 1-1
Game 5: v Nurgle 2-0 win
Game 6: v High Elves (big bullies) 0-2 loss

3/1/2, finished 9th out of 18 coaches, or 7th= if you choose to ignore tiebreakers :D

A mighty fun team to play with.