Thursday, May 27, 2010

The Unspeakable Shame of Proxying

I have no problem with people proxying models for things they don't have in their army.  I greet each request with enthusiastic approval.  Approaching this week's Warmachine game, I found myself balking considerably at the idea of fielding models that I either did not own or had not assembled.





It occurred to me that I never proxy.  Ever.

So why not?  I clearly have no problem with it, since I gladly let others proxy.  What is my deal?  Well, today I am proxying no matter how squeamish I may be.  Regular Severius shall be representing Epic Severius, and a garden variety Revenger will be the character warjack "Blessing of Vengeance."  It seriously took an act of willpower to settle on this list for today.  I almost reverted to a non-proxy list.

It's going to be tough, but I'm pretty sure I'll live through this.

2 comments:

  1. At least you are not a proxier (?) that tells others that they in fact can not proxy...

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  2. As far as proxying goes, that sounds pretty tame. Good for you though for being lenient with others.

    I think part of the reason I try to avoid proxying myself is that I'm afraid I'll forget what something is supposed to be!

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