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Another Battletech commission. You see I do a lot of these :)

A Concussion 100 ton assault mech and Sagittaire 95 tonner are joined by LRM carriers and a Marksman M1 tank, forming a fire support group defending their base perimeter.
Concussion weapons load out:
2 Extended Range Large Lasers
2 Gauss Rifles
2 Long Range Missile 10s
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:icongrievoussmaug:
Grievoussmaug Featured By Owner Jun 2, 2015
a bit light for a 100 tonner, maybe has a massive engine. i would suspect maybe 4 med pulse or 2 large pulse or 2 more ER large lasers for more firepower.
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:iconkalabatik:
kalabatik Featured By Owner May 4, 2015
Another great Mech (Fafnir) in first plan... and another great work of your's... thank you for sharing it.
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:iconbomerman104:
bomerman104 Featured By Owner Dec 30, 2014  Student Digital Artist
I thought it was a fafnir at first glance
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:iconpoptart117:
POPTART117 Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2015  Hobbyist Artist
Next gen probably
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:iconklatuk4u:
klatuk4u Featured By Owner Nov 20, 2014
Oh, I totally see the CAV concussion in there.  Pretty cool!
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:iconshimmering-sword:
Shimmering-Sword Featured By Owner Nov 26, 2014  Professional Digital Artist
Thanks.
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:icongodzillasan:
godzillaSan Featured By Owner Nov 4, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
just awesome!  U should request work from Walt Disney 4 the upcoming Star Wars films.  they R planning 30 of them starting next december with Episode VII.
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:iconcombat878:
combat878 Featured By Owner Aug 5, 2014
Never heard of the Concussion. It looks awesome, though (I just realized that can be construed as a battletech pun).
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:iconshimmering-sword:
Shimmering-Sword Featured By Owner Sep 3, 2014  Professional Digital Artist
It's a custom design.
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:iconcombat878:
combat878 Featured By Owner Sep 3, 2014
Why don't you run it by them? Maybe it can make it in future official stuff...
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:iconshimmering-sword:
Shimmering-Sword Featured By Owner Sep 3, 2014  Professional Digital Artist
The parts are mostly from the CAV mech of the same name, so it's not a design Catalyst could use.
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:iconcolourbrand:
Colourbrand Featured By Owner Jul 10, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Now that is something you seldom see in BT art - the LRM carriers! Spot on work on that sir, right down to the radar housing!

Are the Gauss rifles the green rays?
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:iconshimmering-sword:
Shimmering-Sword Featured By Owner Jul 11, 2014  Professional Digital Artist
The client was probably thinking of the Dark Age Jess carriers when he asked for LRM vehicles, but I wanted to do the old carriers.
Yep, gauss trails. He wanted the effects more pronounced than I could have gone for otherwise.
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:iconcolourbrand:
Colourbrand Featured By Owner Jul 12, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I see - well thanks for this and thanks for re-vitalizing my get up and go  - keep wowing us :D
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:icondemonbadger777:
demonbadger777 Featured By Owner Jul 3, 2014
huge mech!!!
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:icontakeshiikuse:
takeshiikuse Featured By Owner Apr 30, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
Great details. Good art work.
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:iconravendark88:
Ravendark88 Featured By Owner Apr 16, 2014
my eyes have just cum...
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:iconnewbookartist:
NewBookArtist Featured By Owner Mar 14, 2014
Wow, I just love this stuff.
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:iconclankerflak:
Clankerflak Featured By Owner Mar 1, 2014
You have the best Battletech artwork in my opinions, thank you for making such works.
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:iconshimmering-sword:
Shimmering-Sword Featured By Owner Mar 10, 2014  Professional Digital Artist
Glad you like em.
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:iconkarmack67:
Karmack67 Featured By Owner Jan 10, 2014  Hobbyist Artist

Concussion (Fafnir custom) reminds me very much of a ride I used in MW4: Mercs.  Just drop the LRMs and upgrade the ERLL to LgXpls.  :-)

 

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:icontoriastitus:
ToriasTitus Featured By Owner Nov 26, 2013
Is........ that... a Fafnir?
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:iconrexspec:
ReXspec Featured By Owner Dec 12, 2013  Student Writer
Yes!
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:icontoriastitus:
ToriasTitus Featured By Owner Dec 12, 2013
FAFNIR!!!
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:iconrexspec:
ReXspec Featured By Owner Dec 13, 2013  Student Writer
:D
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:iconmadcat221:
MadCat221 Featured By Owner Nov 15, 2013
Is the red left arm that both the mechs have part of a unit color scheme?
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:iconshimmering-sword:
Shimmering-Sword Featured By Owner Nov 15, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
Yep.
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:iconiwontrememberthis:
iwontrememberthis Featured By Owner Nov 10, 2013
What era are these from?
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:iconshimmering-sword:
Shimmering-Sword Featured By Owner Nov 15, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
Dark Age.
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:iconiwontrememberthis:
iwontrememberthis Featured By Owner Nov 15, 2013
Ah. ok.  I stopped reading the series shortly after the civil war. 
I will say they look fantastic though.
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:icontrackrunner49011:
trackrunner49011 Featured By Owner Nov 7, 2013  Professional Artist
Very nice! looks like a sleeker version of the Fafnir... :)
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:icongrindkerensky:
grindKerensky Featured By Owner Oct 25, 2013  Student Interface Designer
love the design of the concussion
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:iconshimmering-sword:
Shimmering-Sword Featured By Owner Nov 5, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
Thanks.
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:icongrindkerensky:
grindKerensky Featured By Owner Nov 9, 2013  Student Interface Designer
youre welcome
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:iconschneekatze09:
SchneeKatze09 Featured By Owner Sep 3, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Dude! The lighting! So perfectly and I love all the details you put into this! It must have taken you a long time to complete this and I can really tell you took your time and made it the best it could be :)
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:icondavid-cgb:
David-CGB Featured By Owner Sep 3, 2013
awesome, It would be a great mech to upgrade to clan tech, wonder what changes could be made
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:iconwhite0101:
White0101 Featured By Owner Aug 30, 2013
Mad cat variant?
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:iconrexspec:
ReXspec Featured By Owner Nov 14, 2013  Student Writer
Neg.  That's an I.S. flagship assault mech:  The Fafnir.
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:icontimekeeper9:
Timekeeper9 Featured By Owner Aug 29, 2013
Very cool image. Have to admit, my first thought on it was that someone converted a BMW into a 'mech. I think it's the vents on the front that did it. :)
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:iconjdunk1971:
JDunk1971 Featured By Owner Aug 28, 2013
At first I thought that the Concussion was the similar-looking Fafnir, also a 100-tonner.
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:iconcarlos368:
Carlos368 Featured By Owner Aug 21, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
WOW. THATS COOL!!!!!! ITS PRETTY NICE!!!! Its also cool you hace the context and the names of your creations. Congrats
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:iconshimmering-sword:
Shimmering-Sword Featured By Owner Aug 22, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
All Battletech units come with well defined load outs, so the details are easy to list.
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:iconleoshades:
leoshades Featured By Owner Aug 15, 2013
Your Battletech images are always impressive...
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:iconshimmering-sword:
Shimmering-Sword Featured By Owner Aug 18, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
Thanks.
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:iconevilcleric:
EvilCleric Featured By Owner Aug 8, 2013
Despite being a 100 tonner, the Concussion looks like a Fafnir after working out.
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:icontyrranus:
Tyrranus Featured By Owner Aug 8, 2013
I am LOVING the concussion :D

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:icontyrranus:
Tyrranus Featured By Owner Aug 8, 2013
tho I gotta say look more like hv gauss than normal ones :)
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:iconnghts1lk3r:
Nghts1lk3r Featured By Owner Aug 8, 2013
The Concussion looks like an attempt to scale down a Fafnir. And it seems like a cheap attempt at that.
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:iconshimmering-sword:
Shimmering-Sword Featured By Owner Aug 8, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
They're the same weight.
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:iconnghts1lk3r:
Nghts1lk3r Featured By Owner Aug 16, 2013
I thought the Fafnir was a 100 ton fata**...
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