Generations - WfC: Earthrise Discussion
Posted 18 February 2020 - 01:23 PM
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Posted 18 February 2020 - 01:24 PM
I don't know, but... I don't think Hasbro designers sat around and thought "We need to delineate these trilogies.... so let's purposely make a common feature incompatiable!" So I don't think trilogy separation is a reason for the change.
I mean, that's kind of exactly what they did or else we wouldn't be talking about this in the first place? I think Omega Supreme is meant to being a pretty literal bridge between the two series, and Apeface gets grandfathered-in features by virtue of one of his two distinguishing features being a Headmaster. Snapdragon will be the same, certainly. But I don't believe any other WFC figures retain Titan Master pegs or Prime Wars ramp connectors, at least none that jump to mind.
Wouldn't be talking about this in the first place... well what is "this" in your head, because I've lost track.
I think the question going back to Nick Nemesis's post, and the topic I was talking about, is "Why did the ramp connections change?"
I think possible reasons are:
-to make better working connections
-old connection wouldn't work with some new plans
I do not think a possible reason is:
-purposeful incompatibility to delineate the trilogies
Posted 19 February 2020 - 04:31 PM
ill have to remember to be careful
"You'll have to remember to be DEAD!"
-ZacWilliam, c'mon these little pegs aren't worth the trouble...
Or the proverbial ailerons of Titanium Moosebots?
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Posted 19 February 2020 - 04:58 PM
"Ok, ya see, once upon a time there were these three little pegs. They made those houses out of straw and sticks and bricks and it didn't help none because this wolf came along and shouted some bad poetry at them before ripping off his own head and throwing it away because a midget was living in it. The pegs didn't know what to do about that one, doors don't do much against bad poems and mental problems, no matter what you make 'em from. Then Grapple transformed and killed them all. Tragic. The end."
-From Psycho Squirrel's Story Time, with Kup and his magic bottle that makes his problems go away.
Edited by Platypus Prime, 19 February 2020 - 05:00 PM.
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Posted 20 February 2020 - 10:50 AM
That deluxe seeker has to be in the running for most-used mold of all time. Between Classics, Henkei, Generations, Botcon & TFCC exclusives... I can't even count how many different releases there have been.
31 according to TFwiki...
Posted 20 February 2020 - 12:27 PM
Wait, do you seriously just...take off half of Arcee's car mode?
It's her hoverboard. You know, the hoverboard that Arcee is known for having. The one that definitely looks like a hoverboard and not at all like a leftover piece of a car mode they didn't know what to do with. Look at how she stands on it as it hovers. Iconic.
Posted 20 February 2020 - 12:30 PM
LOTTA pressure on Cyberverse Arcee now to be the one that doesn't suck...
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