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@  Plokatron : (13 February 2016 - 01:53 PM)

@Rycochet He is indeed voiced by Wierd Al. He is also a awesome brother. :D

@  Rycochet : (13 February 2016 - 07:15 AM)

Polkatron dares to be stupid and is voiced by A. Yankovic.

@  TheMightyMol... : (13 February 2016 - 07:07 AM)

He got all the musical talent in the family.

@  BillBarclay : (13 February 2016 - 05:59 AM)

Polkatron? is he Plokatron's spotty brother?

@  BillBarclay : (13 February 2016 - 05:58 AM)

Polkatron? is he Ploj

@  Plokatron : (12 February 2016 - 11:21 PM)

@Cabooceratops So was what I said. :D

@  Cabooceratops : (12 February 2016 - 09:10 PM)

It's called a joke, Polkatron, you may have heard of the concept?

@  Plokatron : (12 February 2016 - 08:06 PM)

@Nutjob R/T @TheMightyMollusk Yesh are you Baybots thinking so litteral?

@  TheMightyMol... : (12 February 2016 - 02:41 PM)

Optimus makes a lousy helmet.

@  Nutjob R/T : (12 February 2016 - 02:11 PM)

Wait when did Optimus Prime fly off the top of your head?

@  Plokatron : (12 February 2016 - 01:55 PM)

@Paladin @TheMightyMollusk @NotVeryKnightly Dumb dumb dumb on Hasbros part. Optimus flew withing the first three episodes of the G1 cartoon. No not the glide flight thing that only Deceps uses after that I mean the jetpack part. Plus I can site four other times he flew off the top of my head.

@  Boomhauer : (12 February 2016 - 12:45 PM)

Optimus already got to fly in RID's Season finale, though one could argue he was just falling with style instead of flying properly.

@  Rycochet : (12 February 2016 - 12:09 PM)

The Unicron Trilogy had awful shows but some really neat toys even if it did get off to a shaky start with some of the unnecessarily flawed Armada stuff.

@  NotVeryKnightly : (12 February 2016 - 12:09 PM)

Didn't he fly in Beast Hunters?

@  NotVeryKnightly : (12 February 2016 - 11:58 AM)

What about Animated?

@  TheMightyMol... : (12 February 2016 - 11:55 AM)

Someone who never saw the Unicron Trilogy. God do I envy them....

@  Paladin : (12 February 2016 - 11:49 AM)

...Hasbro's billing that new "Power Surge Optimus Prime" as "the first time Optimus takes flight." who thought THAT sounded right....

@  TheMightyMol... : (12 February 2016 - 11:34 AM)

More likely, they'll all follow the same visual style to retain brand coherency. The most you could hope for is better writing, but don't hold your breath.

@  Dracula : (12 February 2016 - 10:25 AM)

Cool. Bay can't possibly direct all of those. Maybe we'll get someone else's vision of what a TF movie could look like.

@  Paladin : (12 February 2016 - 10:14 AM)

ugh. we're apparently getting 1 TF film A YEAR starting 2017. and Bumblebee gets a spinoff film...

@  Plokatron : (11 February 2016 - 03:23 PM)

Guess no one has the comic then. Blast I need that close up of Ironhide's helmet!

@  Arazyr : (11 February 2016 - 01:41 PM)

Happy Birthday, young'un. 8^)

@  D Buster Prime : (11 February 2016 - 01:21 PM)

It's my BIRTHDAY! I'm 35 years young!

@  BillBarclay : (11 February 2016 - 10:54 AM)

nah! it's Venus that's going to Botcon!

@  Paladin : (11 February 2016 - 10:45 AM)

could've also meant Cree Summer...

@  Dracula : (11 February 2016 - 08:39 AM)

Good going, Blackarachnia. I heard it's been hard for her to get roles after Hasbro brought in Airachnid.

@  BillBarclay : (11 February 2016 - 06:34 AM)

you mean Venus Terzo! she's supposed to be going to Botcon

@  Whirl Maximus : (11 February 2016 - 03:23 AM)

Blackarachnia was on Supernatural last night.

@  Plokatron : (10 February 2016 - 11:08 PM)

Ponderous slagging ponderous. Hey anyone got some good Hi-res captures of Ironhide in Infestation? I really need close ups of his head for reference on a project.

@  Plokatron : (09 February 2016 - 10:46 PM)

Ok now this is funny. I ordered a used copy of HoS GN and the one I got was a library copy once. It's marked Union County on it. Thats my home county. :D It never was in my library though. Mine is named after the man who built it not the town or county but still kinda funny.

@  Tm_Silverclaw : (09 February 2016 - 09:44 PM)

Is it sad I read "KF7 Soviet" as "KFC7 Soviet"?

@  TheMightyMol... : (09 February 2016 - 03:38 PM)

Neat.

@  Dracula : (09 February 2016 - 03:35 PM)

A what? Oh, you must mean a KF7 Soviet. Common mistake.

@  TheMightyMol... : (09 February 2016 - 03:22 PM)

Can I just get an AK-47 instead?

@  Telly : (09 February 2016 - 02:35 PM)

this is form 47-a. you want form 47-A. start again

@  MEDdMI : (09 February 2016 - 02:07 PM)

Now you didn't fill the form in black or blue ink. Do it again.

@  Rycochet : (09 February 2016 - 02:04 PM)

You made a typo on the first page of the forms, you're going to have to go back and fill the whole form out again, from first to final.

@  NotVeryKnightly : (09 February 2016 - 01:31 PM)

"bats"

@  Dracula : (09 February 2016 - 01:09 PM)

Nice and soft, you say? This isn't even my final form!!!!

@  Telly : (09 February 2016 - 12:47 PM)

its nice and soft like YOU dracula *bats eyelashes* and thatll probly be the last thing i post in this thing now lol

@  Dracula : (09 February 2016 - 08:52 AM)

It's course and rough...wait that doesn't work

@  NotVeryKnightly : (09 February 2016 - 08:43 AM)

It gets everywhere?

@  Paladin : (09 February 2016 - 07:57 AM)

i hate snow.

@  BillBarclay : (08 February 2016 - 04:58 PM)

btw one of the Transformers Victory intro's(not the original music used) on YouTube uses one of the pieces of music used on the US version of Transformers Armada

@  Rycochet : (08 February 2016 - 03:55 PM)

You should read it again, it gets better with age!

@  Whirl Maximus : (08 February 2016 - 03:46 PM)

I am fully aware of that story and mentioning it carries the penalty of fifty towel snaps.

@  Rycochet : (08 February 2016 - 03:31 PM)

Shh, it's a trap!

@  TheMightyMol... : (08 February 2016 - 02:48 PM)

See, you said "awesome" and "The Beast" in the same sentence, and I think you broke my mind with the contradiction.

@  Rycochet : (08 February 2016 - 02:42 PM)

No-one tell Whirl about the awesome dinobot combiner, The Beast.

@  Plokatron : (08 February 2016 - 02:37 PM)

@Dracula Uh oh were in trouble.


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#61 Fnu Aw

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Posted 10 May 2012 - 10:07 AM

I've managed not to buy any, but a part of me wonders how these miniatures would look on a shelf of Gashapon figures and Smallest transformers.

#62 Zeel1

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Posted 10 May 2012 - 01:59 PM

I don't have any - haven't got any new toys in forever, so... don't plan to, either, but you never know.

#63 Nutjob R/T

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Posted 10 May 2012 - 02:30 PM

QUOTE(wonko the sane? @ May 2 2012, 09:27 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Get a group of random people and say the word "christmas" and you evoke different sets of memories and emotions for each person. ... For others: chinese food.

Who are you and why are you stalking me?
Earth is Kill because Santa.

#64 Destron D-69

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Posted 10 May 2012 - 02:34 PM

wow so I ended up with the entire cast looking at me from across the room O_o and you guys don't have any... wow

does that make me best Brony icon-fire.gif

#65 Fnu Aw

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Posted 10 May 2012 - 02:45 PM

Now that's some dedication.

#66 wonko the sane?

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Posted 10 May 2012 - 04:30 PM

QUOTE(Nutjob R/T @ May 10 2012, 03:30 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
QUOTE(wonko the sane? @ May 2 2012, 09:27 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Get a group of random people and say the word "christmas" and you evoke different sets of memories and emotions for each person. ... For others: chinese food.

Who are you and why are you stalking me?

Me? I'm just the delivery dude with your order of cream of sum yung guie.

#67 pao

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Posted 10 May 2012 - 05:15 PM

QUOTE(wonko the sane? @ May 10 2012, 08:03 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
So... am I the only one here who's successfully managed to not buy any ponies?

As recently noted, I also don't have any, though I did make a couple refrigerator magnets out of the colored Lauren Faust Derpy sketch.

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Posted 10 May 2012 - 05:36 PM

I haven't got any, either. I enjoy the show and the fanart, but the toys never appealed to me. If Hasbro produced some higher-quality figures, I might go for it; but I'm pretty sure that won't happen.

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Posted 10 May 2012 - 06:16 PM

I have a couple blind bag toys. I had to get Minty. I'll probably get the sets with Gilda and Granny Smith, too.

Overall, though, I've been avoiding G4 toys. IMO, they do not make great toys. The models look great in the cartoon, "in motion", but frankly sort of strange as toys. The blind bags at least look sort of lively; Hasbro picked the most boring pose in existence for the brushable ponies. Plus the unicorns have weirdly small horns.

#70 Fnu Aw

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Posted 10 May 2012 - 06:57 PM

I'm optimistic about the future. That Gilda oozes character.

#71 Zeel1

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Posted 10 May 2012 - 07:12 PM

QUOTE(Fnu Aw @ May 10 2012, 06:57 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I'm optimistic about the future. That Gilda oozes character.


She might want to get that checked out...

#72 Cabooceratops

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Posted 10 May 2012 - 08:05 PM

QUOTE(Destron D-69 @ May 10 2012, 03:34 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
wow so I ended up with the entire cast looking at me from across the room O_o and you guys don't have any... wow

does that make me best Brony icon-fire.gif

I have the Mane6 and Background characters!

Also Opal.

Do I win?

#73 Pocket

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Posted 10 May 2012 - 08:07 PM

I love how every thread is derailing into a different topic already covered by another thread.

We're turning into Ponychan.
"Pinkie's brain is kind of like a supersonic missile without a targeting system." - Creature SH

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#74 Dvandom

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Posted 10 May 2012 - 08:09 PM

Topic drift is apparently a defining characteristic of bronydom.

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#75 Zeel1

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Posted 10 May 2012 - 08:11 PM

QUOTE(Pocket @ May 10 2012, 08:07 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I love how every thread is derailing into a different topic already covered by another thread.

We're turning into Ponychan.


I've noticed that, it seems to happen a lot around here... icon-waspy.gif

#76 Caldwin

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Posted 10 May 2012 - 08:14 PM

Yeah, noticed that too. Several times I've been looking for a quote but just couldn't find it because the coversation could have been from any one of these threads. Oh well! What's a message board without derailment?
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#77 Zeel1

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Posted 10 May 2012 - 08:16 PM

I actually kind of like it, myself. Makes the threads a little less predictable~

#78 Fnu Aw

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Posted 10 May 2012 - 08:18 PM

It's not just this place. The site I recently switched from was notorious for topic drift.

#79 Matenshi

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Posted 10 May 2012 - 09:29 PM

Would you prefer we get onto the topic of Drift?

He's only, like, the coolest character ever, OMG!

#80 wonko the sane?

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Posted 10 May 2012 - 09:36 PM

QUOTE(Dvandom @ May 10 2012, 09:09 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Topic drift is apparently a defining characteristic of bronydom.

---Dave, has all 24 of the first wave blind bags, and his own Derpy. Derpies.

No, topic drift is a defining characteristic of good conversation.



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