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@  TheMightyMol... : (24 May 2019 - 03:40 AM)

Phyrexians are the bishie-est.

@  unluckiness : (24 May 2019 - 12:29 AM)

That's why they always wear long sleeved shirts and long pants

@  fourteenwings : (23 May 2019 - 11:36 PM)

Everybody knows the most bishie thing about any bishie is his exposed sinew.

@  MEDdMI : (23 May 2019 - 10:04 PM)

*looks up the humanoid slivers* ...really? People were calling those bishies?

@  TheMightyMol... : (23 May 2019 - 12:45 PM)

Have they made a sliver planeswalker yet?

@  RichardT1977 : (23 May 2019 - 10:29 AM)


@  Paladin : (23 May 2019 - 06:29 AM)

will they next evolve into Inhumanoids?

@  Ashley : (23 May 2019 - 02:42 AM)

the original slivers were spikey monsters. then the evolved into humanoids. now they're back to spikey bug monsters.

@  MEDdMI : (22 May 2019 - 10:42 PM)

Wait. Slivers were bishies???

@  unluckiness : (22 May 2019 - 10:40 PM)

They haven't necessarily looped yet. It's possible they're stuck in "yaoi anatomy"

@  Ashley : (22 May 2019 - 10:35 PM)

I think Slivers in MTG have crossed the bishonen line and looped back around to monstrous

@  wonko the sane? : (22 May 2019 - 09:48 PM)

Maxi, provigo, loblaws.

@  RichardT1977 : (22 May 2019 - 09:42 PM)

Which store brand is it?

@  wonko the sane? : (22 May 2019 - 05:52 PM)

I need to buy more "no name" foods. This pizza is freaking awesome.

@  Bass X0 : (20 May 2019 - 11:16 AM)


@  Cybersnark : (20 May 2019 - 08:52 AM)

So, now that Game of Thrones is over, when can we get back to The Dragon Prince?

@  unluckiness : (20 May 2019 - 12:19 AM)

Like, half of them nowadays are montages of tweet screencaps from the writer's inbox

@  unluckiness : (20 May 2019 - 12:18 AM)

lol you expected integrity from internet news

@  fourteenwings : (19 May 2019 - 11:33 PM)

I'm mostly confused how news sites went from "Analysing all the amazingness of Game of Thrones" to "Fans sure don't like this season!", like... way to prioritize clicks over a solid editorial opinion

@  fourteenwings : (19 May 2019 - 11:30 PM)

[and there's a recurring setting of a "derelict industrial site"] is this like the Toei Quarry?

@  MEDdMI : (19 May 2019 - 11:17 PM)

@Foffy and then that giant lasagna just tipped over and killed everyone, to be later known as the infamous Bad Monday event.

@  SHIELD Agent 47 : (19 May 2019 - 10:59 PM)

Ahahaha!!! Go read the reactions for yourself. To say anything more here risks spoiling the finale for subscribing Allsparkers, the quality of this season notwithstanding.

@  Foffy : (19 May 2019 - 10:59 PM)

pretty wild how heathcliff was in the game of thrones finale, i was not expecting that crossover

@  TM2-Megatron : (19 May 2019 - 10:48 PM)

were they still super pissed?

@  SHIELD Agent 47 : (19 May 2019 - 10:48 PM)

Well, as someone who is not into Game of Thrones, it sure was entertaining to open up social media this evening to unexpectedly see headlines about fan reactions to the finale. Lmao.

@  Nevermore : (19 May 2019 - 06:12 PM)

But it's also a SUPER-well known location in my region, so these extensive exterior shots without any post production alterations completely ruin the illusion for me.

@  Nevermore : (19 May 2019 - 06:11 PM)

I mean, I get why they did it: It's an existing location that fits the purpose, it's open for the public, and they had to shoot some scenes in my home state anyway to due a subsidizing deal.

@  Nevermore : (19 May 2019 - 06:09 PM)

Needless to say, it's not in Berlin, and even what's seen onscreen is waaaaay too modern for something that's supposed to exist in 1929 (even moreso as a derelict site in 1929). The structures seen haven't even been built until the 1960s!

@  Nevermore : (19 May 2019 - 06:07 PM)

I'm currently in the process of watching season 2 of Babylon Berlin, and there's a recurring setting of a "derelict industrial site" or whatever it's supposed to be on the show, and I easily recognize it as a place only a few minutes from where I live (it's actually a former ironworks site that's been turned into a public park).

@  Xellos : (19 May 2019 - 05:52 PM)

Ever since I went to Japan last year, I have friend who dread watching anime with me due to that...

@  Xellos : (19 May 2019 - 05:51 PM)

Not hugely, but I am the type to notice places once I have been there and say "Hey, I've been there!"

@  wonko the sane? : (19 May 2019 - 05:50 PM)

Half of new york city (on tape.) is actually montreal.

@  TM2-Megatron : (19 May 2019 - 05:50 PM)

I watched Death Wish 5 last night and clearly recognized Toronto streets; didn't pull me out of Bronson's 1-man war on drugs or fashion or whatever it was that pissed him off that time

@  TM2-Megatron : (19 May 2019 - 05:49 PM)

it's nice to finally be thought of as exotic by somebody! lol

@  Nevermore : (19 May 2019 - 05:48 PM)

In an "I cannot possibly make my brain ignore the location I'm familiar with and pretend it's whatever the story claims it is" way?

@  Nevermore : (19 May 2019 - 05:42 PM)

Question for those of you living in exotic locations such as the US or the UK: If you watch a movie or a TV show that features a real-life location as a stand-in for someplace else, and you recognize the real-life location due to having been there in person, does that pull you out of the story?

@  Xellos : (19 May 2019 - 05:15 PM)

Maybe you should have installed macOS in your house instead.

@  Noideaforaname : (19 May 2019 - 04:40 PM)

Nothing like coming home after a long day to find a bird in the house. And then once you sit down for a well-earned rest after leading the bird back outside, you find it had a friend. A friend who *really* doesn't understand how windows work...

@  PlutoniumBoss : (19 May 2019 - 01:26 PM)

Bingo. The big polls don't tell people what's actually happening because that doesn't sell.

@  fourteenwings : (19 May 2019 - 10:59 AM)

IIRC there are good polls but data is easily manipulated so they give people what they want to hear

@  wonko the sane? : (19 May 2019 - 10:58 AM)

The only way to get people interested in politics is to make into reality TV. So they lie to do it.

@  PlutoniumBoss : (19 May 2019 - 01:38 AM)

Yeah, polling these days is garbage.

@  Sean Whitmore : (18 May 2019 - 11:53 PM)

Well, he was an honest man. He wasn’t gonna lie to a 5-year-old.

@  Paladin : (18 May 2019 - 08:34 PM)

Grandfather once said to me, "I'm going upstairs and hug your grandma."

@  Sabrblade : (18 May 2019 - 07:08 PM)

Mama always said that you can tell a lot 'bout a person from 'is shoes...

@  TheMightyMol... : (18 May 2019 - 03:54 PM)

Life is like a box of chocolates. Stay out of the sun or melt into a pile of gross slop.

@  wonko the sane? : (18 May 2019 - 10:26 AM)

Greasy, disappointing and still managing to be over priced?

@  Lancer : (18 May 2019 - 10:22 AM)

... Yes, it is!

@  Noideaforaname : (18 May 2019 - 09:48 AM)

Life's a fillet of fish!

@  unluckiness : (18 May 2019 - 08:53 AM)

ow the edge


Xero Prime collects Transformers

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#1 Xero Prime

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Posted 12 May 2015 - 09:08 PM

I feel like documenting my collection.  So here goes. 


The collection is in a small bedroom in a four bedroom house.  My wife actually likes it quite a bit.  If you count the toys from when I was a kid I've been at it since they started, more realistically I've been collecting for 20 years.  I pick up what I like, I make what I can't get.  


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First of several classics themed shelves.  A mix of 3rd party is mixed in.


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Another classics.  Stand out is for my IDW Metalhawk.  He fits in well I think.


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First dedicated Optimus Prime shelf.


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Second Prime shelf.  It's Prime...


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Posted 12 May 2015 - 09:13 PM

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Cheetor and Blackarachnia.  Things similarly colored.  Modded Devastator.  Build King.


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Random stuff. Optimal primes.


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Classics Autobots. Custom Ultra Magnus, modded club Sideburn.  Scratchbuilt Skylynx was a pain to make.


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Classics Decepticons.

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Posted 12 May 2015 - 09:18 PM

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Shelf of heavy hitters.  Custom Scorponok.  Custom Pre-earth Predacons.  The Preds were my first new-era custom.  You'll see my old stuff later.  Hercules and Hegemon, Botcon stuff.


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Empty shelf really, awaiting the combiner wars stuff. MP Magnus obviously.


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Not much to say here.


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Almost all my non tf toys.  Some Tin tin books.  Tmnt books.

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Posted 12 May 2015 - 09:21 PM

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G1 Era combiners.


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Poor Optimus.


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Tall stuff.


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Megatron shelf 1 (Really it's the second one, but the first second one comes later.)



#5 Xero Prime

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Posted 12 May 2015 - 09:26 PM

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TFP toys, I actually ended up liking them a lot.


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Optimus prime trailers.  Movie Devastator race track thing...


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It's G1. Some old some new. In varying degrees of repair.  It's also G2.


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G1 Decepticons. Gobots.  MP Soundwave.

#6 Xero Prime

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Posted 12 May 2015 - 09:30 PM

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Just a shelf of stuff I love.  Rampage. G1 Predaking.  Tidalwave.  Primus.  That boat guy that's not a transformer but is a dragon.  Ice cream truck.  Yeah, it's the twins, but ICE CREAM TRUCK!


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Megatron 1,  Galvatron too!


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Hound, get out of the way.


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Well the shelf is filled.


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#7 Xero Prime

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Posted 12 May 2015 - 09:36 PM

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My holy grails.  My wife bought me the Megatron for our first Christmas.  Devastator from my childhood, Blaster.  Titanium Soundwave is just kinda hanging out.  Don't mind him.


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Car robots Maximus.  Unicron of course.  Custom Tidalwave. 


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Shelf of random favorites all together. Injector.  Damn right it is.


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Shelf of dinosaur alt modes.  All era's.  They've almost outgrown it.


#8 Xero Prime

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Posted 12 May 2015 - 09:43 PM

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Another random favorites shelf.  Except that Arcee.  Get that our of there.


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Ninja kicking Lockdown.


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Love me some Inferno.  That Rhinox too.  Good stuff there.


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Old customs....How old?  The Rawhide (orange and blue G.I. Joe) was made in 86.  Everything else is period, I made the animorphs into Arcee and Brawn when they came out.  Turned the RID Magnus into Monolith, An armoured Motormaster-esque truck.  Non transforming BW Ravage.  Headmaster Animated Headmaster.  Stuff from Cybcons. Cybertron Bumblebee and Jazz.  Kranix.  Transmetal II Megs fused with Giganodragon.  Gigatron (though I used the name first).

#9 Xero Prime

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Posted 12 May 2015 - 09:45 PM

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Minicons.  Styrofoam.  What could go wrong?


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Animated and Import BW. 


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Hodge podge.


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#10 Xero Prime

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Posted 12 May 2015 - 09:47 PM

Here's the rest of the room


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#11 Xero Prime

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Posted 12 May 2015 - 09:49 PM

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You had to know he would show up.  


Anyway's that's 20 years + childhood in single thread.  Thanks for looking.


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Posted 14 May 2015 - 01:08 PM

I see that Barry Sanders rookie card!







Hmmm... did you get that kite recently?

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#13 Xero Prime

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Posted 14 May 2015 - 08:06 PM

Barry sanders and Bo Jackson. I've had the kite for 15 years.

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Posted 18 May 2015 - 03:54 PM

Ok just wondering. There was one of those kites on Ebay recently that I lost out on.