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@  TheMightyMol... : (09 August 2020 - 06:16 PM)

Which crisis crossover are we on now? I lost track.

@  Rycochet : (09 August 2020 - 05:18 PM)

Much of the past decade has been the part of the comic series where less than stellar authors have driven the series into the ground and the editors are getting ready to either do a big multi issue crossover, leading to a reboot.

@  Bass X0 : (09 August 2020 - 02:28 PM)

At this point I've just decided to consider 2020 "not canon."

@  TheMightyMol... : (09 August 2020 - 02:18 PM)

'member Pepperidge Farm?

@  Maximus Ambus : (09 August 2020 - 02:10 PM)

Before the 'member berries there was Pepperidge farm. Pepperidge farm remembers.

@  OverDrive73 : (09 August 2020 - 12:21 PM)

>>>Shameless Plug<<< FYI. posted the last part of Quest for Tires in Allspark Pictures

@  SG Roadbuster : (08 August 2020 - 01:53 PM)

@Nevermore yes.

@  Nevermore : (08 August 2020 - 09:11 AM)

Is $30 a good deal for Subscription Service Breakdown?

@  Trpodeca : (08 August 2020 - 06:24 AM)

Oh dear God no. Twitter has changed it's default layout to the terrible new one. Why waste so much space on the left?

@  Steevy Maximus : (07 August 2020 - 08:28 PM)

@Bass X0, yeah, the Joe comic got REALLY solid in the upper 20s to the Cobra Civil War. It's interesting to see how well the Joe comic has aged relative to the cartoon. Where as I feel the opposite is true of Transformers

@  -LittleAutob... : (07 August 2020 - 03:58 PM)

Its so fun watching past TF Conventions.

@  Bass X0 : (07 August 2020 - 02:20 PM)

I've been reading classic 80s G.I. Joe lately. Its still decent even though I don't have any nostalgia towards it.

@  Sabrblade : (07 August 2020 - 08:50 AM)

Think of it as Adam West Batman instead. ;)

@  wonko the sane? : (07 August 2020 - 07:49 AM)

That sounds more like the flash, or maybe booster gold than batman.

@  Sabrblade : (07 August 2020 - 12:27 AM)

They would get bored fighting each other and instead decide to take an epic cross-country road trip together.

@  RichardT1977 : (06 August 2020 - 08:57 PM)

What would happen if Batman were to fight Squirrel Girl?

@  PlutoniumBoss : (04 August 2020 - 09:03 PM)

Unless you count the Mask vs Lobo special, but that's less a duel and more a duet.

@  PlutoniumBoss : (04 August 2020 - 08:52 PM)

My favorite crossover fight was Thor vs Shazam/Captain Marvel. Early in the fight, Thor discovers that Billy Batson needs lightning to transform, and being a god of lightning he simply denies him that.

@  Sabrblade : (04 August 2020 - 08:46 PM)

Let's see a fight between Death Battle and Super Power Beat Down

@  TheMightyMol... : (04 August 2020 - 06:15 PM)

Which Lobo later claimed was because he was paid to take a dive. Yes, really.

@  TheMightyMol... : (04 August 2020 - 06:15 PM)

And then there's the times it's been decided by a fan vote, which is how we get things like Lobo (who can go toe-to-toe with Superman at full strength) losing to Wolverine.

@  Nevermore : (04 August 2020 - 05:49 PM)

And then there are the "but my favorite characater will totes win because I say so" people.

@  Nevermore : (04 August 2020 - 05:49 PM)

I mean, there are some people who really approach this from a somewhat reasonable standpoint, coming up with a plausible scenario and a setting that creates a fair environment that doesn't favor one character.

@  Nevermore : (04 August 2020 - 05:46 PM)

My favorite stupid "why would they even fight each other" question recently was about three versions of Optimus Prime (G1, Bayverse and Aligned).

@  Nevermore : (04 August 2020 - 05:45 PM)

Batman obviously can beat everyone. Even Galactus. He's Batman. He's so smart, he'll just throw a Batarang and hit the weak spot at Galactus's forehead, knocking him out instantaneously.

@  wonko the sane? : (04 August 2020 - 11:37 AM)

It's almost like all drama is just manufactured pissing contests to keep us all entertained and distracted. :p

@  Tm_Silverclaw : (04 August 2020 - 10:16 AM)

Or they could go White Ranger vs Scorpion route and have both win. ;P

@  ▲ndrusi : (04 August 2020 - 09:35 AM)

Besides, we all know the answer is nearly always "they fight to a standstill and then team up against a common enemy."

@  ▲ndrusi : (04 August 2020 - 09:29 AM)

The best way to prove this is to give an example where the match is really lopsided in favor of one character but in popularity they're either evenly matched or the weaker one is more popular.

@  ▲ndrusi : (04 August 2020 - 09:27 AM)

The "who would win in a fight" discussions are really just people trying to make "which one's better" into something you can theoretically measure objectively, usually in a very specific way they think they've predetermined their favorite will win.

@  Otaku : (04 August 2020 - 02:01 AM)

@Nevermore So... you're saying you didn't like DC Versus Marvel/Marvel Versus DC?

@  Steevy Maximus : (03 August 2020 - 06:59 PM)

So, what happened to Hasbro's Zoids relaunch? An English dub, some stuff in southeast Asia, and now a game coming in October? That it?

@  wonko the sane? : (03 August 2020 - 10:46 AM)

Tidal wave, cause shooting water gets you nowhere.

@  Darth Gonzo : (03 August 2020 - 09:57 AM)

Who would win Tidal Wave or Broadside?

@  -LittleAutob... : (03 August 2020 - 08:17 AM)

Btw Happy birthday to those people in the box to the right \o/

@  -LittleAutob... : (03 August 2020 - 08:16 AM)

The bottom line is obvious. It makes no literal sense to fight someone on your faction. :/

@  wonko the sane? : (03 August 2020 - 06:14 AM)

That's because you're doing it wrong. You're supposed to just stack skills and ability against each other. It's not the palace of doom, it's an episode of american gladiators.

@  Nevermore : (03 August 2020 - 04:32 AM)

The only obvious winners of such a fight would be the bad guys.

@  Nevermore : (03 August 2020 - 04:29 AM)

And what does it even matter? They should work together, not stupidly fight each other for the mindless entertainment of idiot onlookers.

@  Nevermore : (03 August 2020 - 04:29 AM)

Why would two good guys fight each other? What are they fighting over?

@  Nevermore : (03 August 2020 - 04:28 AM)

I never understood these "who would win in a fight between two good guys" discussions. They make no sense to me.

@  Maximus Ambus : (02 August 2020 - 04:17 PM)

If G1 had continued we'd have had Starscream back in spirit - through Krunk, Snapdragons partner and possibly Skullcruncher unless he was mute.

@  Bass X0 : (02 August 2020 - 12:28 PM)

There are some decent impersonators in fandubs though.

@  -LittleAutob... : (02 August 2020 - 10:45 AM)

The only true Starscream voices are Steve Blum and Chris Latta, hands down.

@  Sabrblade : (02 August 2020 - 10:14 AM)

Why they didn't have Scott McNeil voicing that Starscream, when he was the one who had imitated Chris Latta when he voiced Cobra Commander in the DiC G.I. Joe cartoon, is beyond me.

@  wonko the sane? : (02 August 2020 - 09:57 AM)

Say what you will, that was an awesome scene.

@  Maximus Ambus : (02 August 2020 - 08:36 AM)

Beast Wars Starsream "I am AIR COMMANDER Starscream of the DECEPTICON BATTLEFLEET!"

@  Nevermore : (02 August 2020 - 07:02 AM)

I liked TF: Prime Starscream.

@  -LittleAutob... : (01 August 2020 - 08:36 PM)

Hearing Starscream's screechy voice in Cyberverse has to be the most annoying thing ever in Transformers. Even his G1 voice wasn't as bad. :doh

@  -LittleAutob... : (01 August 2020 - 08:35 PM)

KUP!


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SSSS.Gridman, AKA, Someone at Trigger Studios is super into Shattered Glass


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#1 Jenny

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Posted 13 October 2018 - 01:37 PM

Okay, so I've posted this in the Random Image thread, but in short: The new Trigger Gridman show is out, and apparently someone has a big Shattered Glass fancrush.. (part 1 of many)

 

The main character is based on Classics Cliffjumper, who was of course the main protagonist of BotCon's 2008 original Shattered Glass story. His shoes mirror Cliff's alt-mode, and his back-pack is based on the jetski he comes with.

 

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His best friend, meanwhile, is SG Sideswipe. who was also Cliff's friend. Notice the cut on the purple eight, like Sideswipe's Autobot symbol, the word "TURBO" on a yellow part of his backpack strap, and the dark gray lines on his green shirt.

 

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Other classmates are also based on SG characters, like Starscream here. Notice the pattern on her tie, and when the animation goes closely on her hair clip, you can see it's based on the Red Earth Planet Key his toy came with.

 

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Next up is Soundwave. Her white facemask, the green scrunchie matching his bandana, and of course, the white cat labeled Ravage on her little blanket thing.

 

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To be continued.



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Posted 13 October 2018 - 01:39 PM

I think the AOE Dinobots and friggin Longview(!) show up as well.
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Posted 13 October 2018 - 01:41 PM

It's not just SG. There's a group of four who are based on movie Grimlock, Slug, Scorn, and Strafe.

 

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The pins in particular match up to details on the movie Dinobots, with the buttons on the guy on the far right making the flaps of his collar look like Strafe's two heads.


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Posted 13 October 2018 - 01:44 PM

goddamit hasbro just hire trigger to animate a tf series and get mairghread scott and/or marty isenberg to be the head writer(s)


Edited by Lancer, 13 October 2018 - 01:44 PM.

D&D has to report to shareholders. Pathfinder only has to impress its neckbeards.


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Posted 13 October 2018 - 01:45 PM

Next up, more Shattered Glassmates:

 

First. we have Optimus. She's fairly self explanatory

 

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Next up is Meagtron, aside from her color scheme, her backpack is based on Megs' Rumbler tank.

 

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Now is Thundercracker (to the right of Prime in the first image)

 

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And Rodimustumblr_inline_pgjvxcrM1B1twll0r_540.png

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And as Tyranno pointed out, the AOE Dinobots show up as well

 

Next up, micellaneous



#6 Jenny

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Posted 13 October 2018 - 01:53 PM

Next up, one guy is using a pair of binoculars, based on Real Gear Robot Longview

 

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Additionally, SG PRime shows up again, and her headphones pretty directly ref Classics Prime's headsculpt. And her cracked yellow glasses ref her windshield

 

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One character has a logo on her apron, which is a pattern from G1 Megatron's torso (she's on the lefT)

 

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Additionally, I've had it pointed out that Sideswipe's back pack might be Whisper, but I'm not sure.



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Posted 13 October 2018 - 01:58 PM

1 more thing, one Japanese fan on Twitter seems to think that even the monsters might be based on guys:

 

This guy, for eaxmple, has the black deco with teal accents of Scourge/Nemesis Prime

 

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This guy looks like Beast Wars II Powerhug

 

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And this guy looks like Go! Sensuimaru

 

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Posted 13 October 2018 - 01:58 PM

 And now my Twitter feed this morning makes a whole lot more sense...

 

... Is a sentence I never thought I'd have to make.

 

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Posted 13 October 2018 - 02:02 PM

This isn't your average, everyday fanwank.

This is.... ADANCED fanwank.

#10 Tyranno

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Posted 13 October 2018 - 02:13 PM

That first one looks like Nemesis Prime crossed with Baron Karza


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Posted 13 October 2018 - 02:17 PM

UPDATE ABOUT MEGATRON G1:

 

Specifcally, her logo's based on Megatron's JAPANESE release

 

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Along with gold eyes and blue pants


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Posted 13 October 2018 - 02:21 PM

As Zama Kei-sensei personally attests, the director of SSSS.Gridman, Amemiya Akira-sensei, is a Transformers (Shattered Glass) fan. Amemiya-sensei designed the SG Rodimus T-shirt sold by Verse Comics at Tokyo Comic-Con 2017.

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Posted 13 October 2018 - 02:21 PM

What are all these Transformers doing in my Superhuman Samurai Syber Squad

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Posted 13 October 2018 - 02:22 PM

Also, the main character designer for the show is Masaru Sakamoto, who has artwork in the Japanese fan-artbooks that I have.

 

His TFA artbook entry was a pinup of SG Optimus Prime.


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Posted 13 October 2018 - 02:32 PM

...there's a cute anime girl based on that eye-searing Thundercracker deco. What.



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Posted 13 October 2018 - 02:33 PM

Both screenshots I've seen of Thundercracker have her hanging around with this person, is she based on someone...?

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#17 Jenny

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Posted 13 October 2018 - 02:34 PM

She just seems to be generic anime girl, as far as I can tell.



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Posted 13 October 2018 - 02:34 PM

Still not enough Tim Curry. 


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#19 Tyranno

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Posted 13 October 2018 - 02:35 PM

Dark gray and purple with lines make me think SG Blurr for some reason.


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Posted 13 October 2018 - 02:37 PM

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There's also this girl, who's not ringing any bells...





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