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Author Topic: The Wizkid: The Cheapening Interpretation of Gnomes: Misinformation Yes but Useful?  (Read 2028 times)

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So now Wizkid: The Cheapening is out with it's own take on Gnomes as villains what do we think?

We all know from Pundit's definative Gnome work that Gnomes are sexless so portraying them as randy bastards obsessed with procreation is clearly inaccurate.

However by making them such despicable villains does Wizkid help the anti Gnome cause?

Thoughts please!
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I will have to reserve judgment until I've seen the product in question.

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Well now you have...

I'm doing something similar with Gnomes in Courtesans but they are a bit less malevolent!
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As I said in the review, I find it appalling and very dangerous misinformation.  Not to mention disgusting.

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Awwwwwww :(

Hmmm I wonder what you'll think of "Blessing of the Mother" in Courtesans?

Your copy will be on the way as soon as it's out :)
« Last Edit: May 07, 2011, 04:28:22 AM by Ian Warner »
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Quote from: Ian Warner;456217
Awwwwwww :(

Hmmm I wonder what you'll think of "Blessing of the Mother" in Courtesans?


Has that got anything to do with Gnomes??

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The Mother is the Gnome Goddess.

Her power is hillarious, illogical and squicky!
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The Gnomes have no gods.  And no mothers, for that matter.  There are no female gnomes; any source that claims so is misinformation.  They reproduce asexually.

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I shall put in the disclaimer.

"Gnomes having females, Goddesses or sexual reproduction is an entirely baseless and fictional claim. For the real truth on the horror of Gnomes read Gnomemudrered."
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That would probably be a good idea, and the plug is much appreciated!

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