Request For a War Standard

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  1. JIM

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    Hiiiiiiiiiii


    I play a Strategy Game where my ingame name is Iblis.

    i'm ranked highly and feared and would like a battle standard, black, tattered and torn

    the symbol on it would be something like this
    any help appreciated
     
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    But it's just an inverted pentagram?.. if I was headed off into battle and saw my opponent's battle flag was the sign of the Devil... I'd probably have a good laugh before slaughtering his army. ;)

    If you need a dragon, either middle-earthean or norse viking, that I can do for you.


    Just for reference, battle standards don't have to feature death symbols... during his short reign as Emperor of Elba, Napoleon Bonaparte used a 'bumblebee' as his symbol... a dualistic symbol for a bee's sting and ability to produce honey.
     
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    Iblis is the Arabic name for Lucifer, so the pentagram works.
     
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    But does the pentagram strike fear into anyone?

    I think any symbol that was used by lame heavy metal bands in the 1970s and 1980s isn't exactly battle standard material.
     
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    maybe a Rams head then?
     
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    What are some Arabic symbols for demons or evil? Those may seem more fitting if any.
     
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    Yeah, the skull of a Ram would be much better, in my opinion.
    Perhaps with a symbol on its forehead... a hourglass or something. The hourglass meaning that time is running out for your enemies.
     
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    A ram's skull with curling horns made of flames and an hour-glass carved into its forehead.

    The hour-glass was a favourite for pirates.

    So you and your amazing drawing/painting skills can do this Sparrow?
     
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    i'd appreciate it, i'm about to declare war ;)
     
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    Don't listen to these guys, I'll get you whatever you want and whatever you need JIMmy my boy. So... Whatcha need?
     
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    a battle standard Roman legion style
     
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    doesnt matter, i have retired due to health issues.
     
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    i find it funny however, that 2 weeks after i retired my old clan was attacked heavily by 2 larger clans, seems my being there was stopping the attacks. they feared to fight me ;)
     
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    Were they zombies?

    People should definitely fear you JIM.