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@  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!

@  Sabrblade : (01 August 2020 - 04:58 PM)

Urkel!

@  TheMightyMol... : (01 August 2020 - 03:16 PM)

Steeeeeeeeve.

@  PlutoniumBoss : (01 August 2020 - 02:57 AM)

LEEEROOOOOOOOY! jhenkenz...

@  Hg Dragon : (01 August 2020 - 01:21 AM)

Candleja-

@  Sabrblade : (31 July 2020 - 11:02 PM)

Beetlejuice! Beetlejuice! Beetlejuice!

@  Echowarrior : (31 July 2020 - 10:18 PM)

Spongebob!


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#121 Caldwin

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Posted 07 July 2020 - 12:23 PM

No. That's not true. That's impossible. Noooooooo!
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#122 Confuzor

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Posted 07 July 2020 - 08:49 PM

NO TREATIES after the war!

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Posted 08 July 2020 - 04:54 AM

This is what I wanted when I was a kid.

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#124 Caldwin

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Posted 08 July 2020 - 08:31 AM

I actually never watched the tour, but it's reputation precedes it. I may get some of these just for gits and shiggles though.
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#125 Confuzor

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Posted 08 July 2020 - 10:10 AM

I like the songs way more than the concert itself.

Tho "Walk Straight" has some lyrics that aren't cool these days.

#126 Confuzor

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Posted 28 July 2020 - 03:36 PM

Its been a rollercoaster couple-a days on the TMNT figure end. Biggest news is today NECA announced Movie Tokka and Rahzar are no longer Walmart exclusive but instead being moved to a pre-order system. The amounts of preorders will dictate how many are ordered. Limit 2 per household.

https://www.instagra...d=1eaqvh5b8y2lb

Not mentioned there, but also brought up in Randy's interview with Pixel Dan is that in a few weeks Super Shredder will be purchaseable thru their website and at Walmart physically. There will be 3x the availability online as whats in stores and limit 1 per household.

Glad to see they're listening to the fans here. The whole situation sucks but it seems to suck hardest on the shoulders of the collectors themselves. These decisions should hopefully alleviate those issues going forward.

Over the weekend many new figures were shown off in the Toon line including Ratking, Muckman and Joe Eyeball, Mondo Gecko, Vernon with alt Were Rat head and a prototype for Bug Stockman. Stock images of the Deluxe Krang Robot Body were shown too.

Movie line got teased with a possible Hamato Yoshi and Oroku Saki.

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Posted 01 August 2020 - 10:42 AM

Tokka and Rahzar are up at https://thenecastore.com/
Its about $86 with shipping. You have until next friday to preorder or else you're stuck with aftermarket prices.

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Posted 02 August 2020 - 12:48 PM

Totally random thing that happened last night.

 

I had a dream in which there was going to be an animated TV special in which the Turtles get sent back in time to 1912 right at the casting off of the Titanic on its tragic voyage from England to New York. Unsure of how to get back home to their time, the Turtles actually contemplated if they should forgo history and try to save the ship from crashing into the iceberg that they knew would be coming later.

 

But then, whilst aboard the ship, they were soon gonna find out that they weren't the only TMNT aboard the vessel, but that there actually existed another set of British TMNT native to this time period that the present-day New York TMNT never knew about. And of course, an initial misunderstanding would lead to the two teams mistaking each other for enemies and fighting each other before coming to their senses and trying to make sense of their respective situations.

 

The dream ended before I could find out what happened, but if I were guess, I'd think that something may have gone wrong in any plans to save the ship, with the NYC Turtles getting sent back to their own time while the British TMNT of 1912 did what they could to help get as many survivors into as many lifeboat as they could before nobly giving their own lives to the freezing cold Arctic waters in the process.


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#129 ZakuConvoy

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Posted 37 minutes ago

So, Rise of the TMNT aired the season 2 finale (...and it's probably the SERIES finale, as well) on Nicktoons.  

 

My goodness, that last episode has some crazy Gurren Lagann-style animation.  And a character reveal that I honestly didn't see coming.  So, yeah, even if you were on the fence with the show, I'd give the last 3 episodes a watch (Battle Nexus New York, and Finale parts 1-4).  There's some surprisingly touching moments and some blink-and-you'll-miss-it background lore...a little late and abbreviated, but I'll take it.


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