Champion Sneak Peek: Pantheon

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Ashaira

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01-20-2010

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'Fraid not. Clearly a roman soldier. Note the use of a hoplon rather than an aespis, and the corinthian helmet was also more of a roman thing.
to long did not read.


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Khisk

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01-20-2010

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'Fraid not. Clearly a roman soldier. Note the use of a hoplon rather than an aespis, and the corinthian helmet was also more of a roman thing.
I love how you put that in a condescending tone as if thats common knowledge.


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ASAP Rozay

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01-20-2010

Nice


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mazzy

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01-20-2010

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'Fraid not. Clearly a roman soldier. Note the use of a hoplon rather than an aespis, and the corinthian helmet was also more of a roman thing.
Funny cause hoplon is a greek word and it doesn't matter because they are both the same thing. You are thinking of a parma but a parma is flat and that shield is not. The helmet is iconic ancient so w/e but the Roman spears most commonly used either had an extremely long tip (pilum) or double edged (hasta)


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Haigoeo

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01-20-2010

Already my favourite!


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Manway

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01-20-2010

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I love how you put that in a condescending tone as if thats common knowledge.
The funny thing is hes not even close to being right, The only time I could see armor like that even passing in a roman formation is in early republic times when soldiers had to buy their own gear but even then the gear was standardized enough even the lowliest roman soldiers, the Hastasi, only used short swords and two pilas. Even spearmen formations of Triarii weren't that unarmored.


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Aekero

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01-20-2010

*blink* we just got a spear chucker!

edit: Also, who wants to be it's a yordle-spartan, so like him but 2 feet tall


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TroyThe2nd

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01-20-2010

Ok...Enough with the Roman-ancient-whatever talk okay? It's all coming off as a bit pompous. Whatever, he's not Spartan. Big whoop.

As a side note, I want some details on that Udyr nerf...


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Kruxx

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01-20-2010

Half Leonidas, half Batman!


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Natu Utan

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01-20-2010

Make his taunt "THIS IS SPARTA!"


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