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@  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.

@  Rycochet : (08 February 2016 - 02:36 PM)

If you think that's cool, wait until you see what other stuff we're hiding from you.

@  Whirl Maximus : (08 February 2016 - 02:33 PM)

Transformers Victory's intro is awesome. And not one of you told me.... WHY?!!!

@  Rycochet : (08 February 2016 - 10:43 AM)

It doesn't count those using it on other pages.

@  Rycochet : (08 February 2016 - 10:43 AM)

If it's the one by IPB Shoutbox, it means the number of people who are viewing the Shoutbox page.

@  tffan01 : (08 February 2016 - 10:34 AM)

Where's the red numbers?

@  Lush City : (08 February 2016 - 09:23 AM)

Ok total newb to the shoutbox, but what do the red numbers in the corner mean?

@  Whirl Maximus : (08 February 2016 - 09:09 AM)

Thought it would lead to hi jinks and a lark like that movie Idiocracy instead it turned into something disturbing and traumatic like that movie Small Soldiers.

@  Dracula : (08 February 2016 - 08:55 AM)

You used MUNITION CHIPS in TOYS??


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#1 Ruler Bulon

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Posted 07 May 2012 - 04:22 PM

A first look at Soundblaster for the non-Botcon crowd. Ch-ch-check 'em out.

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Posted 07 May 2012 - 04:25 PM

Optimus is going to want his gun back eventually.

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Posted 07 May 2012 - 04:29 PM

I'm glad we're getting new tapebots, but nothing can make me like that Soundwave design.

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Posted 07 May 2012 - 04:35 PM

Oh come now. What if they smashed it with a hammer? That could help.

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Posted 07 May 2012 - 04:43 PM

I think that design looks great at Voyager size. It was wonky as a Deluxe (still good, mind), but way more filled out now.

But now I need a Voyager Megatron.

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Posted 07 May 2012 - 04:45 PM

Yep, I want a Voyager Megatron, Prime, and Grimlock now. Glad we finally got a Soundwave with all the bells and whistles again, but he's pretty huge compared to everything else from WFC/FOC. I was definitely struck by what a large toy he was in person.
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Posted 07 May 2012 - 04:47 PM

I'm more and more unsure this is a wise choice. Soundwave already had a toy. Of all the FOC characters, they make SOUNDWAVE the larger toy for the sake of his cassette throwing gimmick, but meanwhile characters like Optimus Prime, Megatron, Shockwave and just any other larger robot is Deluxe size. I may just keep the Deluxe and give him the Legends sidekicks. Who cares if they don't fit inside?

Edited by mignash, 07 May 2012 - 04:53 PM.


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Posted 07 May 2012 - 04:49 PM

Yeah, but on the other hand, I bet this will look awesome next to Classics Megatron.

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Posted 07 May 2012 - 04:50 PM

I should be loving that, but I'm not.

I think someone snuck in and gave me a joyectomy.
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Posted 07 May 2012 - 05:15 PM

Hmm.. that was not how I was expecting his chest to open.
I was thinking more Depth Charge, less Hurricanger/Ninja Storm.

Still an awesome gimmick though.

Here's hoping we get to see the Prime voyagers soon.

Edited by Silent_Magnus, 07 May 2012 - 05:16 PM.



#11 Boss Borot

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Posted 07 May 2012 - 05:28 PM

Does the panel inside his chest slide back so he can store more than one disc at a time? I guess that's pretty neat.

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Posted 07 May 2012 - 05:35 PM

I will be interested to know if Soundblaster is New Soundwave or if he's a different character entirely.

#13 Chip

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Posted 07 May 2012 - 05:49 PM

Not sure which one I want. I'm leaning toward Soundblaster, if just for Buzzsaw and the yellow eyes.

...I wonder if we'll see a purple version, from the club or something. With Garboil, maybe?

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Posted 07 May 2012 - 06:01 PM

I think they look REALLY good.

If the fists rotate then he's downright AWESOME. Either way he looks SOOO much better than the previous version of that design. I though that one was terrible and passed. THIS is must own.

I didn't think I'd want both, as I have no attatchment to Soundblaster, but darn it if I don't need Buzzsaw and he does look great.

I'm in for both AND every data disk con they make. I would care less without that gimick but it is THE CORE of what Soundwave and his minnions are about for me. And I love that they took them in a modern Bakkugan direction. It's just the perfect update of one of the classic play patterns.


-ZacWilliam, the ONLY way I could really be more sold is if we'd seen a Blaster and Autobot Data Disks too. But as is these are just one of the coolest things in years. icon-hotrod.gif

Edited by ZacWilliam1, 07 May 2012 - 06:02 PM.

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Posted 07 May 2012 - 06:13 PM

As I said before, I want Soundblaster just so I can see about making a toy of Database since he's black and has some similar desgin elements to Soundwave.

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Posted 07 May 2012 - 06:13 PM

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QUOTE(ZacWilliam1 @ May 8 2012, 12:01 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
-ZacWilliam, the ONLY way I could really be more sold is if we'd seen a Blaster and Autobot Data Disks too. But as is these are just one of the coolest things in years. icon-hotrod.gif

Was anyone else surprised the alternate version is New Soundwave rather than a head & chest (well, head & disc-door) remould into Blaster?

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Posted 07 May 2012 - 06:17 PM

QUOTE(Somebody @ May 8 2012, 12:13 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
For my fellow non-Facebookers, TFW has the images on open view: http://www.tfw2005.c...evealed-175015/

QUOTE(ZacWilliam1 @ May 8 2012, 12:01 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
-ZacWilliam, the ONLY way I could really be more sold is if we'd seen a Blaster and Autobot Data Disks too. But as is these are just one of the coolest things in years. icon-hotrod.gif

Was anyone else surprised the alternate version is New Soundwave rather than a head & chest (well, head & disc-door) remould into Blaster?


Blaster? Don't you mean Billy?

Since we seem to be using the names from the StarTV dubs of Headmasters.

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#18 CORVUS

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Posted 07 May 2012 - 06:30 PM

QUOTE(Boss Borot @ May 7 2012, 06:28 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Does the panel inside his chest slide back so he can store more than one disc at a time? I guess that's pretty neat.

He can store 4 discs at a time if my Botcon memory serves.

Edited by Dr Corvus, 07 May 2012 - 06:30 PM.

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Posted 07 May 2012 - 06:31 PM

Neat but not really calling to me.
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Posted 07 May 2012 - 06:57 PM

QUOTE(Bass X0 @ May 7 2012, 06:17 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
QUOTE(Somebody @ May 8 2012, 12:13 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
For my fellow non-Facebookers, TFW has the images on open view: http://www.tfw2005.c...evealed-175015/

QUOTE(ZacWilliam1 @ May 8 2012, 12:01 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
-ZacWilliam, the ONLY way I could really be more sold is if we'd seen a Blaster and Autobot Data Disks too. But as is these are just one of the coolest things in years. icon-hotrod.gif

Was anyone else surprised the alternate version is New Soundwave rather than a head & chest (well, head & disc-door) remould into Blaster?


Blaster? Don't you mean Billy?

Since we seem to be using the names from the StarTV dubs of Headmasters.


Darn that Soundwave.


I'll probably pick up one or the other. The gimmick is too fun to ignore.
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