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@  LBD "Nyt... : (28 September 2016 - 09:29 PM)

Oh wait, I see it's been addressed.

@  LBD "Nyt... : (28 September 2016 - 09:27 PM)

I was when I posted that, yeah. I'll let you know if it happens again.

@  Dracula : (28 September 2016 - 02:10 PM)

You're clicking on threads and they're redirecting to that?

@  LBD "Nyt... : (28 September 2016 - 01:05 PM)

Why do forum pages keep forwarding me to this? http://www.allsparkt...2VjMDYxZTQxYmVl

@  Broadside : (28 September 2016 - 12:05 PM)

Anyone know what the caption on this page refers to? http://tfwiki.net/wiki/Primon

@  RichardT1977 : (28 September 2016 - 09:53 AM)

After the season finale where RM Corp found a way to make thinking Bots, I was hoping for a continuation of the story where Paradim learned the hard way the downside of Bots that can say, "No."

@  Rycochet : (28 September 2016 - 09:40 AM)

I liked Phantom 2040 more.

@  Blues : (27 September 2016 - 05:08 PM)

I LOVE BOT MASTER SO MUCH. Too bad the toys sucked. I even own jungle fiver. I love him so much, but he can barely stand on his own.

@  TheMightyMol... : (27 September 2016 - 05:03 PM)

That's the 90s.

@  MEDdMI : (27 September 2016 - 04:50 PM)

Ninjzz? That's an unfortunate name.

@  Verity Carlo : (27 September 2016 - 04:44 PM)

Also I thought Fico Ossio was quite nice on Revolutions.

@  Rycochet : (27 September 2016 - 04:36 PM)

You know the planet is in a jam, a diabolical plan of only one man. Louis Leon Paradim an international punk, and his army of 3As are his piece of junk.

@  Telly : (27 September 2016 - 04:26 PM)

for the longest time i thought jungle fiver was called jungle fiBer

@  Bass X0 : (27 September 2016 - 04:21 PM)

Does anybody remember the cartoon Bots Master? I enjoyed the show but looking back on it, most of the robot designs were lame. The only cool designs were Jungle Fiver and Ninjzz although the toys were nothing compared to Transformers of course. I thought the main human characters were decent enough for a show about robots. 

@  Verity Carlo : (27 September 2016 - 02:43 PM)

Although this is odd to me, since I'm fairly sure they are/were good friends.

@  Verity Carlo : (27 September 2016 - 02:42 PM)

Yeah I stopped liking the guy when I found his Twitter.

@  zephyrX9 : (27 September 2016 - 12:35 PM)

https://twitter.com/DerrickJWyatt/status/779870732935233536 link

@  unluckiness : (27 September 2016 - 09:16 AM)

I cut out the middleman and assume that they're all jerks and/or shills.

@  Rycochet : (27 September 2016 - 07:15 AM)

Social media is the worst thing to happen to fandom, you can now see people whose work you like being jerks or shills on a daily basis, which is worse than a bad interview or two.

@  Robowang : (27 September 2016 - 07:12 AM)

Dirty Jerk Warts?

@  Broadside : (27 September 2016 - 07:05 AM)

Also, I guess he hates IDW Soundwave for not being an emotionless brick like the cartoon version? Man. Any enjoyment of Animated in future is going to be tainted for me by the fact that DJW is the worst kind of boring Geewunner.

@  Broadside : (27 September 2016 - 07:04 AM)

He also hates Action Man for no apparent reason other than "I don't know who this is and I don't care to find out". Which isn't fair, because Ian is the best character in IDW.

@  Jalaguy : (27 September 2016 - 06:47 AM)

DJW was mouthing off about the art for Revolution the other day too, doesn't entirely surprise.

@  Verity Carlo : (27 September 2016 - 05:11 AM)

Do you have a link, zephyr?

@  Cabooceratops : (27 September 2016 - 01:36 AM)

bweh!!

@  Cabooceratops : (27 September 2016 - 01:36 AM)

bweh bweh

@  zephyrX9 : (26 September 2016 - 10:11 PM)

Sipher's.

@  Telly : (26 September 2016 - 10:08 PM)

*has flashbacks of the "image wars"*

@  Touch My Thighs : (26 September 2016 - 09:30 PM)

Sakamoto or Sipher's art?

@  ShadowMan024 : (26 September 2016 - 08:17 PM)

Oof.

@  zephyrX9 : (26 September 2016 - 08:05 PM)

Sipher made a sarcastic remark about Sakamoto's skeeviness. Derrick called him an a**hole, and insulted his art, which was a low, unnecessary blow.

@  Touch My Thighs : (26 September 2016 - 07:43 PM)

What did Derrick do?

@  Pennpenn : (26 September 2016 - 07:42 PM)

That makes sense, thank you.

@  SHIELD Agent 47 : (26 September 2016 - 07:30 PM)

Derrick J. Wyatt?

@  Pennpenn : (26 September 2016 - 07:21 PM)

Djw?

@  zephyrX9 : (26 September 2016 - 05:45 PM)

wow, didn't expect to have to block djw on twitter

@  ▲ndrusi : (26 September 2016 - 02:48 PM)

Yeah, it was really sad that they didn't survive in any of the endings. Eaten by Unicron every time.

@  Bass X0 : (26 September 2016 - 12:17 PM)

I wish I could have seen Kick Axe live.

@  LBD "Nyt... : (26 September 2016 - 10:14 AM)

@TheMightyMollusk WWE Raw is on tonight. By the third hour, it'll probably feel the same, minus the actual physical trauma.

@  TheMightyMol... : (26 September 2016 - 09:51 AM)

I think I'd rather punch myself in the nuts.

@  Dracula : (26 September 2016 - 09:34 AM)

I think I'll watch Godzilla versus Gigan instead

@  SHIELD Agent 47 : (26 September 2016 - 09:32 AM)

Hillary versus Trump tonight. Oh boy.

@  TheMightyMol... : (26 September 2016 - 06:53 AM)

I think I'm just too used to metal to not understand the lyrics.

@  ▲ndrusi : (26 September 2016 - 06:02 AM)

it's a vile interruption, chess the scripture way

@  Pennpenn : (26 September 2016 - 03:49 AM)

I've had versions where the issue doesn't come up (or at least doesn't come up in the part I notice the most), but the version that got remastered for Bluray and DVD releases have it.

@  Nevermore : (26 September 2016 - 02:05 AM)

I initially misheard "flying tools of torment" as "we're flyin' into some torment".

@  NotVeryKnightly : (26 September 2016 - 01:08 AM)

If it's a problem with all released versions, maybe the original audio source was itself damaged?

@  Pennpenn : (25 September 2016 - 09:30 PM)

I wish they'd relase a remastered version that fixed the audio and included at least had an option to have the text crawl rather than the credits at the start.

@  Telly : (25 September 2016 - 09:27 PM)

tryin to buy the movie from amazon for $20-ish. the price of it has been fluctuating like crazy. not a day has gone by that it hasnt dropped to one price and then gone back up a few hours later. never seen a price fluctuate so much

@  Pennpenn : (25 September 2016 - 07:57 PM)

Then again, a lot of versions of the movie had pretty bad sound quality, even the most recent blu-rays mess it up in places, so it's not as much our fault if we misheard stuff.


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#21 Powered Convoy

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Posted 24 May 2013 - 01:39 PM

I do like the champagne colored legs on the US one, though I prefer the more natural silver of the JP one. Though the red on Takara's is a bit too dark.

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QUOTE(Powered Convoy @ May 24 2013, 06:16 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Photos of GT Prime and Saber. They look really good! Disappointed there are no comparisons to the Alternity though.

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These guys are kind of the perfect storm of expensive. Exchange rate was lousy when they were solicited, come with a new Microman figure, and are slathered in more paint than a Sherwin Williams store.

Gonna enjoy having 'em, though.

Me too. I got them from HLJ for around $76 (had a 10% discount off of their initial discount).

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Posted 24 May 2013 - 02:56 PM

Time to finally own a Star Sabre.
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Posted 24 May 2013 - 04:56 PM

I don't think there is a single thing I prefer about Hasbro's Blaster.

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Posted 24 May 2013 - 04:59 PM

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Posted 24 May 2013 - 05:07 PM

I mean, I guess I'd prefer to pay Hasbro's price for Takara's product, but that's unrealistic. Takara's is better to the point where I feel justified in paying for it.

I think the only thing I dislike about the deco on Takara's is that they kept the forehead red and yellow. I'd have much preferred it be silver, but that's an easy fix.

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Posted 24 May 2013 - 05:23 PM

Any word on translations for the GT guys?

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Posted 24 May 2013 - 05:28 PM


QUOTE(LV! @ May 24 2013, 02:27 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Seeing them side-by-side, I'm struck by how much more I like that weird metallic champagne color the US Blaster uses for its legs, which is not something I would have guessed. Obviously all the added trim is nice on the Japanese version, though I don't especially think the red roof is a huge improvement (or detraction).



I was immediately in awe of that when I got him. That was a really smart deco choice, just wish he had the black on his feet too.

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Posted 25 May 2013 - 08:37 AM

Skywarp Photos
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http://www.tfw2005.c...ywarp-hand.html

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Posted 26 May 2013 - 11:49 AM

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I'll put SW's bio up when I get the toy tomorrow.
Since there was no US equivalent to base it on,
it was a totally original creation of mine.

-Andrew

I'd be interested to know why the Takara TF team decided to go with such a light gray over dark gray or black when all the other FoC stuff from Takara is so close to the game colors.

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Posted 27 May 2013 - 04:12 AM

When his rare ability to teleport gained him membership among the Seeker battalion, Skywarp was anticipated as a young and capable new recruit. Unfortunately, his deceitful personality proved to be a character flaw, and his skills would be used only for idle trickery and practical jokes. By appearing suddenly and attacking his opponents from behind, he should be able to upstage even Starscream in combat ability, but he soon loses interest when not under the command of Megatron. In order to improve his concentration and sense of responsibility, he has been ordered to complete a training regimen in Circuit-Su.
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Posted 27 May 2013 - 04:40 AM

Huh.

Sort of explains how he became a ninja in Arms Micron.

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Posted 27 May 2013 - 07:06 AM

Nice! Thanks Andrew!

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Edit: Mine arrives today!

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Posted 27 May 2013 - 08:51 AM

QUOTE(Razorsaw @ May 27 2013, 09:40 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Huh.

Sort of explains how he became a ninja in Arms Micron.

I would guess that was probably the point.

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Posted 27 May 2013 - 08:52 AM

The deco, especially when viewed fom behind, really evokes Cyclonus. Score one for the CISAIB folks?
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Posted 27 May 2013 - 10:17 AM

Would that mean that Skywarp would have been forced to train under Bugly?

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Posted 27 May 2013 - 11:37 AM

QUOTE(Hydra @ May 27 2013, 05:12 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
When his rare ability to teleport gained him membership among the Seeker battalion, Skywarp was anticipated as a young and capable new recruit. Unfortunately, his deceitful personality proved to be a character flaw, and his skills would be used only for idle trickery and practical jokes. By appearing suddenly and attacking his opponents from behind, he should be able to upstage even Starscream in combat ability, but he soon loses interest when not under the command of Megatron. In order to improve his concentration and sense of responsibility, he has been ordered to complete a training regimen in Circuit-Su.
Thank you!

So much better an improvement over... this:
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To sell the ability of a rare teleportation for TRANSFORMER
SKYWARP which entered JETRON(SEEKERS) was expected as a young influential person.
However, mean character to use his ability in vain became the serious defect.
In attacking an outcome, an enemy suddenly from right behind
He shows fighting power to be equal to STARSCREAM.
However, conduct of MEGATRON
If there is not it, SKYWARP gets rid of a motivation immediately.
He is ordered to receive special training of circuit Su so that the body gets a sense of responsibility and concentration.
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I think the concept of being educated and being able to educate is something that more people need more of in their lives.

No, we don't all know everything but we should spread and share that what we do know.

If I'm consistently misspelling a word, I would want and expect people to correct me as should I imagine all decent people who know the value of good literacy.

Its just arrogant laziness to know you're spelling a word incorrectly and not correct yourself or ignore the advice when people do tell you how to spell a word correctly.

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Posted 27 May 2013 - 12:13 PM

QUOTE(Sabrblade @ May 27 2013, 11:37 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
So much better and improvement over... this:
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To sell the ability of a rare teleportation for TRANSFORMER
SKYWARP which entered JETRON(SEEKERS) was expected as a young influential person.
However, mean character to use his ability in vain became the serious defect.
In attacking an outcome, an enemy suddenly from right behind
He shows fighting power to be equal to STARSCREAM.
However, conduct of MEGATRON
If there is not it, SKYWARP gets rid of a motivation immediately.
He is ordered to receive special training of circuit Su so that the body gets a sense of responsibility and concentration.
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Posted 27 May 2013 - 12:40 PM

Oh, the bio actually uses "Jetron"?

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Posted 27 May 2013 - 01:48 PM

QUOTE(Kup @ May 27 2013, 09:52 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
The deco, especially when viewed fom behind, really evokes Cyclonus. Score one for the CISAIB folks?

Those poor TRANSAIB folks can never win, can they?

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Childrens toys? whaa the boxes seriously say ages 5+ I consider myself the plus.
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You're talking to ▲ndrusi. Assume everything that he posts is snark.

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Posted 27 May 2013 - 02:29 PM

QUOTE(▲ndrusi @ May 27 2013, 01:48 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
QUOTE(Kup @ May 27 2013, 09:52 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
The deco, especially when viewed fom behind, really evokes Cyclonus. Score one for the CISAIB folks?

Those poor TRANSAIB folks can never win, can they?


... Trust Ramjet and Never Skywarp, Armada is Bombshell?

Well no wonder they can never win, their acronym is silly.

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