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@  unluckiness : (16 June 2019 - 01:20 AM)

And for hug's sake, I hope that the new Fire Emblem's PC isn't one of the DLC

@  Sean Whitmore : (15 June 2019 - 04:11 PM)

Smash Bros could never touch a new franchise again, and I'd still have laundry lists of side characters and villains I'd love to see included.

@  unluckiness : (15 June 2019 - 09:36 AM)

DINNER

@  SG Roadbuster : (15 June 2019 - 09:36 AM)

cuz i wanna fight a boat

@  SG Roadbuster : (15 June 2019 - 09:35 AM)

if we must have another zelda character, id want the king of red lion

@  MEDdMI : (14 June 2019 - 10:38 PM)

I would unironically love Tingle in Smash.

@  Paladin : (14 June 2019 - 02:06 PM)

they HAVE to put Travis Touchdown in at some point now, right???

@  TheMightyMol... : (14 June 2019 - 01:24 PM)

Right after Shaq.

@  Locoman : (14 June 2019 - 12:36 PM)

When will we get Bluster Kong in Smash?

@  unluckiness : (14 June 2019 - 08:20 AM)

The last three DLC characters are Tingle, Charles Barkley and L Tetris block with Reverse L Tetris block as an Echo fighter.

@  MEDdMI : (14 June 2019 - 08:09 AM)

Pipe dream Smash entry: The Prince from the Katamari series. :D

@  MEDdMI : (14 June 2019 - 06:35 AM)

The space/time around them gets frozen too! ....or something.

@  unluckiness : (14 June 2019 - 06:01 AM)

I still want to find out how freezing people suspends them in midair

@  Tm_Silverclaw : (14 June 2019 - 02:45 AM)

We really need Subzero or Scorpion in Smash. Violence aside, they are pretty big gaming icons as well.

@  Steevy Maximus : (13 June 2019 - 08:18 PM)

Given Nintendo's relationship with Tecmo, I'm still waiting for Ryu Hyabusa

@  TheMightyMol... : (13 June 2019 - 07:19 PM)

I'm still waiting for Doomguy.

@  Steevy Maximus : (13 June 2019 - 06:47 PM)

I just started watching High School DxD (don't judge me...) and I caught on the Nintendo Treehouse some request Rias for Smash lol

@  ▲ndrusi : (13 June 2019 - 11:25 AM)

I have having to watch a video to find out why someone wanted me to watch the video

@  Nevermore : (11 June 2019 - 04:58 PM)

I remember when the TPB for The Dark Age 2 was delayed for an entire year...

@  Trpodeca : (11 June 2019 - 03:55 AM)

I just wish they'd release the Astro City paperback trades.

@  Nevermore : (10 June 2019 - 05:31 AM)

As an open-minded heterosexual, I wouldn't mind seeing more of that.

@  Nevermore : (10 June 2019 - 05:29 AM)

Currently in the process of re-reading Kurt Busiek's Astro City. Big props for the issue featuring the "Dancing Master" and its portrayal of non-stereotypical gay characters.

@  TM2-Megatron : (10 June 2019 - 05:25 AM)

Don't phone charges often contain special rapid charge circuitry, though? The voltage might be higher too, given the selfie stick probably has a very basic battery.

@  SHIELD Agent 47 : (09 June 2019 - 11:28 PM)

Glad to be of assistance!

@  Telly : (09 June 2019 - 10:32 PM)

*checks selfie stick and phone charger* huh. perfect fit. thanks!

@  SHIELD Agent 47 : (09 June 2019 - 09:58 PM)

I would use the USB-to-AC adapter that came with my iPhone, though I gather you must have a different brand of cell phone.

@  TM2-Megatron : (09 June 2019 - 05:42 PM)

In that case a generic adapter is probably your best bet, then. Keep in mind a lot of hotels now have plain USB outlets in rooms too, though; but I guess that's not guaranteed

@  Telly : (09 June 2019 - 05:31 PM)

yeah, i just need something small to plug into the wall. im not sure im taking my laptop on my trip later this year and i want a way to charge my stuff

@  TM2-Megatron : (09 June 2019 - 05:04 PM)

They also have wall outlets with built-in USB in addition to the two regular plugs; I installed those around my place so I have USB ports everywhere

@  TM2-Megatron : (09 June 2019 - 05:02 PM)

You might be able to get a generic adapter to use with it at Radio Shack if you know the appropriate voltages or whatever

@  TM2-Megatron : (09 June 2019 - 05:01 PM)

It came with a USB cable with no AC adapter? A lot of lower priced electronics do that, presumably assuming that USB is pretty ubiquitous

@  TM2-Megatron : (09 June 2019 - 05:00 PM)

Yeah, must be, I guess.

@  Telly : (09 June 2019 - 04:59 PM)

maybe having bluetooth has something to do with it?

@  Telly : (09 June 2019 - 04:58 PM)

the one i got has an on/off button, and came with a usb to attach to my laptop to charge it. its this one https://www.walmart....ility/432985497

@  TM2-Megatron : (09 June 2019 - 04:51 PM)

Selfie sticks have power? I thought they were to just hold the phone away from you

@  Telly : (09 June 2019 - 04:44 PM)

need some technical help.how do i charge my selfie stick without using my laptop? is there some kind of portable charger? i know it sounds like a dumb question, but i dont know very much about this stuff

@  MEDdMI : (08 June 2019 - 06:58 PM)

Different songs or overdosing don't work for me. My brain can play multiple songs at once. Best to do something else to distract me.

@  Xellos : (08 June 2019 - 05:36 PM)

Still, the worst is having the last song I hear before going into work being stuck in my head all day.

@  TheMightyMol... : (08 June 2019 - 05:00 PM)

Get a different song stuck in your head too. Let them battle for supremacy. Only the strong survive.

@  Nevermore : (08 June 2019 - 03:53 PM)

Keep listening to it over and over until you got the lyrics memorized. By that point, it will start to fade out of your system.

@  Nevermore : (08 June 2019 - 02:48 PM)

I've discovered the easiest cure for having a song stuck in your head is overdosing to the point of fatigue.

@  Steevy Maximus : (08 June 2019 - 12:27 PM)

Jedi Fallen Order sure does look a LOT like a Souls style game with Star Wars flavoring

@  Kalidor : (07 June 2019 - 06:18 PM)

I have a hard time believing that you speaking at length and with great detail is something you wouldn't be good at. Glad you had fun.

@  Nevermore : (07 June 2019 - 02:51 PM)

Funny thing is I wasn't nervous at all. Might have helped that I was able to speak freely due to having assembled my speech from a lot of smaller segments I had previously told to my colleagues on the shopfloor, with a few punchlines added.

@  Nevermore : (07 June 2019 - 02:49 PM)

Allegedly I did well. Lots of applause, and was told I was leagues beyond the guy who spoke before me (though that wasn't difficult, that guy was dry as a river on Mars).

@  Nevermore : (07 June 2019 - 02:48 PM)

So I volunteered to hold a small speech at our strike assembly today (lots of Amazon employees, plus some people from IKEA, Smyths toys and some other local retailers).

@  Maximus Ambus : (07 June 2019 - 01:17 PM)

Today Dolly the Sheep and Super Salmon, tomorrow Neo Sapiens. We're through the looking glass people.

@  Kalidor : (07 June 2019 - 12:55 PM)

Happy birthday @Pinkcolliebot

@  Pinkcolliebot : (07 June 2019 - 12:03 PM)

Today's My Birthday!!!

@  TheMightyMol... : (07 June 2019 - 03:16 AM)

Think how many copies of Optimus Prime's brain could fit on that.


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#4321 TheSupernova

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Posted 28 December 2017 - 10:55 AM

Geez, I only just realized now that Battletrap has a seperate head from that of Roadtrap and Battleslash.

 

I'm really impressed by what the designers have pulled off here!


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Posted 28 December 2017 - 11:29 AM

Is that a waist swivel?

Anyways, wow. Battletrap was one of the first transformers I ever had, and my 2yo son loves him. I was always so happy with his one point of articulation being stompy legs, so my brain cant quite comprehend what Im seeing here.

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Posted 28 December 2017 - 11:35 AM

Man that is one ugly Tailgate

 

We just need some better pictures.  I hope.



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Posted 28 December 2017 - 11:41 AM

The proportions on Battletrap's components reminds me of the individual Landcross components.



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Posted 28 December 2017 - 11:42 AM

Even with the poor pictures we have, coupled with the quality of the Windcharger mold, I am certain that this Tailgate is a big improvement over the last one. 



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Posted 28 December 2017 - 11:49 AM

The Battletrap duo looks so freakin' good. I've been sort of lukewarm on PotP so far, but I'm legitimately excited to own those.


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Posted 28 December 2017 - 12:02 PM

These are fantastic. Jesus. Where did they come from?



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Posted 28 December 2017 - 12:03 PM

Its a post-Christmas miracle! 


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#4329 Chip

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Posted 28 December 2017 - 12:07 PM

I'm not that attached to Battletrap, but I would be very interested in the Flywheels we're probably in for.



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Posted 28 December 2017 - 12:09 PM

I'm positively giddy about a new Battletrap that not only does the Duocon thing, looks amazing and has two new robot modes that are distinct from his combined form, but can seemingly also deploy two extra pairs of limbs for a bonus multi-armed deity mode.  :love



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Posted 28 December 2017 - 12:22 PM

Redeco Idea: Alpha Bravo and Offroad.

 

Hm, "Off Bravo"? "Alpha Road"? :hmm


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Posted 28 December 2017 - 12:26 PM

Battleslash and Roadtrap look absolutely awesome, and I look forward to owning them both.

 

Fingers crossed that we get a Flywheels at some point, and maybe a few other two-part combiners down the road.


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Posted 28 December 2017 - 12:33 PM

Man, that is one gorgeous Tailgate.  He can't release in the US fast enough.  

 

Battletrap's got a fun look to him, and the best part is that his components are nice looking and entertaining on their own too.



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Posted 28 December 2017 - 01:08 PM

Time to add Battleslash and Roadtrap's pictures to the wiki.



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Posted 28 December 2017 - 01:32 PM

I'm positively giddy about a new Battletrap that not only does the Duocon thing, looks amazing and has two new robot modes that are distinct from his combined form, but can seemingly also deploy two extra pairs of limbs for a bonus multi-armed deity mode.  :love

 

Dare I say...a Mecha-Shiva?

 

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Posted 28 December 2017 - 02:26 PM

 

I'm positively giddy about a new Battletrap that not only does the Duocon thing, looks amazing and has two new robot modes that are distinct from his combined form, but can seemingly also deploy two extra pairs of limbs for a bonus multi-armed deity mode.  :love

 

Dare I say...a Mecha-Shiva?

 

Comments+section+needs+more+mechashiva+_

 

 

Vishnuocon?

 

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Posted 28 December 2017 - 02:30 PM

Oh hell yes!!! Duocons look fanhuggingtastic


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Posted 28 December 2017 - 03:09 PM

Oh that's just pretty. Battletrap goes to the top of my must buy list.



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Posted 28 December 2017 - 03:35 PM

Add me to the list of people excited for Battletrap and hopeful for Flywheels!


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Posted 28 December 2017 - 03:47 PM

 

More pics of Battletrap and his components: http://snakas.blog95...entry-6309.html

Oh wow, nice! Battleslash's copter mode is a little weak and particularly needs something to cover up that head hole, but I think this has become the most exciting toy in PotP for me. I can't get over how much I love the contrast in the build and proportions between the component guys and the combined form, it's like Station or something. = O

 

 

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