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Poll

What's your favorite Predator weapon?

Wristblades (P1/P2/AvP/AvPR/Predators)
276 (41.6%)
Shoulder Cannon (P1/P2/AvP/AvPR/Predators)
156 (23.5%)
Combstick (P2)
57 (8.6%)
Speargun (P2)
8 (1.2%)
Netgun (P2)
22 (3.3%)
Disc (P2)
59 (8.9%)
Shuriken (AvP/AvPR)
39 (5.9%)
Wrist gauntlet projectile (P2)
3 (0.5%)
Self-destruct device (P1/P2/AvP)
13 (2%)
Whip (AVPR)
24 (3.6%)
Laser Mines (AvPR)
0 (0%)
Power Glove (AvPR)
6 (0.9%)

Total Members Voted: 637

Author Topic: Favourite Predator Weapon?  (Read 38111 times)

Dekapitator
Jan 27, 2007, 05:48:43 PM
Topic on: Jan 27, 2007, 05:48:43 PM
Q
What's your favorite Predator weapon? (from the movies Predator, Predator 2 and AVP)
Personally it's quite hard for me to choose between the Wristblades and the Combistick.
The Wristblades are awesome, but I really liked how the Predator owned the guys in the meat locker with his Combistick.

Corporal Hicks
Jan 27, 2007, 06:38:12 PM
Reply #1 on: Jan 27, 2007, 06:38:12 PM
Q
Erm...erm...oh my God! There's just too many choices! I'd like it'd be a tie between Spear, Wrist Blades and Shoulder Cannon.
« Last Edit: Dec 15, 2014, 06:30:09 PM by Corporal Hicks »


Darkness
Jan 27, 2007, 07:12:17 PM
Reply #3 on: Jan 27, 2007, 07:12:17 PM
Q
Shoulder Cannon, as always. I also liked the wrist gun in Predator 2.

Eidotemit
Jan 28, 2007, 01:58:48 PM
Reply #4 on: Jan 28, 2007, 01:58:48 PM
Q
I think Id have to go with wrist blades, preds gettin up close and personal with their kills is always fun to see.

BrokenTusk
Jan 28, 2007, 05:52:26 PM
Reply #5 on: Jan 28, 2007, 05:52:26 PM
Q
I have to say a mix between the Speargun or the PlasmaCaster, and in second the CombiStick.

Corporal Hicks
Jan 28, 2007, 05:54:07 PM
Reply #6 on: Jan 28, 2007, 05:54:07 PM
Q
It's wierd we never actually saw the speargun. I haven't gotten the new P2SE yet, does it mention the speargun anywhere on that?

BrokenTusk
Jan 28, 2007, 06:02:50 PM
Reply #7 on: Jan 28, 2007, 06:02:50 PM
Q
I have to check, I do have it but they only show the projectile not the actual gun. I suppose we can say it came from his wristbands, but I think the hunter only uses that weapon in that scene.

Though I like the gun from AVP2, the Yautja or Hish example of the sniper rifle.

BrokenTusk
Jan 28, 2007, 06:14:51 PM
Reply #8 on: Jan 28, 2007, 06:14:51 PM
Q
turns out they don't even include the wrist band cannon either.

YautjaWarrior
Jan 28, 2007, 10:58:10 PM
Reply #9 on: Jan 28, 2007, 10:58:10 PM
Q
I'm rather fond of the wrist blades, though the self destruct devise is pretty nice.  ;D

No Tail
Jan 29, 2007, 12:44:40 AM
Reply #10 on: Jan 29, 2007, 12:44:40 AM
Q
Well I guess I'm the only one that like the shurikens then. :-[

Corporal Hicks
Jan 29, 2007, 06:35:19 AM
Reply #11 on: Jan 29, 2007, 06:35:19 AM
Q
I liked them too! A lot nicer looking than the disk.

Dekapitator
Jan 29, 2007, 04:44:04 PM
Reply #12 on: Jan 29, 2007, 04:44:04 PM
Q
Finally voted, I went with the Wristblades.
« Last Edit: Jul 09, 2008, 10:31:00 AM by Dekapitator »

Skynetdyne
Feb 04, 2007, 08:01:50 AM
Reply #13 on: Feb 04, 2007, 08:01:50 AM
Q
Personally I hate the shuriken... Its just a rip off of the disk. It basicaly does the same thing but it doesnt look as cool!

Predator Punk
Feb 04, 2007, 02:27:46 PM
Reply #14 on: Feb 04, 2007, 02:27:46 PM
Q
I didn't know there was so much Shuriken hate.  As for those of you calling it a "rip off" of the disc, I have to disagree.  Shurikens have been used by the Japanese as a concealed weapon since like .. forever.

I thought the Predator's shuriken was awesome especially the little flip/flick thing he did with his wrist.

The disc vs. shuriken debate is pretty much a matter of preference.  They both accomplished the same task (cutting/slicing through something).  It just seems like the shuriken was more practical because it is lighter, smaller, and collapses.

 

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