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Postby Burn » Fri Mar 09, 2007 4:24 am

Autobot032 wrote:The truth will come out once the movie and the toys do. We'll see who's on which side, and who considers themselves "Real" TransFans.

I guess you could say technically, since it carries the name TransFormers, has Optimus and crew...that liking it would make you a hardcore fan, etc. This also is not true, I don't think you can truly be a "True" fan other than to say you like TFs period. However, that can backfire in your face too, so it's best to just go with what you like. Screw the "majority". Plus, there's too many incarnations to link yourself to.


The fudge?

There is no "real" or "true" fans. There are Transformer fans, and there are non-transformer fans. Simple.

I'm sure everyone on these forums, and the various other TF message boards around the world, can list something about Transformers that they haven't liked. Something NOT movie related.

I for one could probably list a dozen. But does that make me not a "true real Transformer" fan?

If it doesn't ... then I don't know what i'm going to do with my 700+ figure collection or my near complete Marvel UK comic collection, or the G1, BW, and original movie boxsets, or all my kitbashed figures. :?
And no i'm not accepting offers so shut the fudge up and don't even bother asking ya damn vultures!
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Postby Milanion » Fri Mar 09, 2007 11:36 am

I'd like to see a few surprises. I love spoilers, but a few suprises (like a Meg Earth Alt Form) would be awesome.

I'm sure I'll feel like a kid at the theater the first time we see some real robot fighting.
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Postby Spoon » Fri Mar 09, 2007 1:29 pm

Burn wrote:The fudge?

There is no "real" or "true" fans. There are Transformer fans, and there are non-transformer fans. Simple.
Well you are CLEARLY NOT a real transformer fan if you say that!
My collection is at least five times the size of yours, therefore i'm a much bigger and better fan then you. Period.





ah, the joy of sarcasme :lol:
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Postby Burn » Fri Mar 09, 2007 2:55 pm

Spoon wrote:
Burn wrote:The fudge?

There is no "real" or "true" fans. There are Transformer fans, and there are non-transformer fans. Simple.
Well you are CLEARLY NOT a real transformer fan if you say that!
My collection is at least five times the size of yours, therefore i'm a much bigger and better fan then you. Period.





ah, the joy of sarcasme :lol:


I CALL SHENANIGANS!

There's simply not enough TF's in existence for you to have 5 times my collection! Doubles don't count!

There's nothing worse than a try hard fan! :P
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Postby Bluebullet » Fri Mar 09, 2007 3:06 pm

Burn wrote:
Spoon wrote:
Burn wrote:The fudge?

There is no "real" or "true" fans. There are Transformer fans, and there are non-transformer fans. Simple.
Well you are CLEARLY NOT a real transformer fan if you say that!
My collection is at least five times the size of yours, therefore i'm a much bigger and better fan then you. Period.





ah, the joy of sarcasme :lol:


I CALL SHENANIGANS!

There's simply not enough TF's in existence for you to have 5 times my collection! Doubles don't count!

There's nothing worse than a try hard fan! :P

How many do you two have? I've got around 150. I haven't counted lately.
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Postby Fender Bender » Fri Mar 09, 2007 3:30 pm

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Bluebullet wrote:
Burn wrote:
Spoon wrote:
Burn wrote:The fudge?

There is no "real" or "true" fans. There are Transformer fans, and there are non-transformer fans. Simple.
Well you are CLEARLY NOT a real transformer fan if you say that!
My collection is at least five times the size of yours, therefore i'm a much bigger and better fan then you. Period.





ah, the joy of sarcasme :lol:


I CALL SHENANIGANS!

There's simply not enough TF's in existence for you to have 5 times my collection! Doubles don't count!

There's nothing worse than a try hard fan! :P

How many do you two have? I've got around 150. I haven't counted lately.


150? Who died and left you so much at the age of 14? Heck, I didn't reach 150 until is was 20, most of which I bought myself.
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Postby Bluebullet » Fri Mar 09, 2007 3:33 pm

Fender Bender wrote:
Bluebullet wrote:
Burn wrote:
Spoon wrote:
Burn wrote:The fudge?

There is no "real" or "true" fans. There are Transformer fans, and there are non-transformer fans. Simple.
Well you are CLEARLY NOT a real transformer fan if you say that!
My collection is at least five times the size of yours, therefore i'm a much bigger and better fan then you. Period.





ah, the joy of sarcasme :lol:


I CALL SHENANIGANS!

There's simply not enough TF's in existence for you to have 5 times my collection! Doubles don't count!

There's nothing worse than a try hard fan! :P

How many do you two have? I've got around 150. I haven't counted lately.


150? Who died and left you so much at the age of 14? Heck, I didn't reach 150 until is was 20, most of which I bought myself.

About 30 of them are mini-cons. Amazing amount for 3 years, huh? 8)
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Postby Robinson » Fri Mar 09, 2007 3:36 pm

Pfft, I could have 150 ultra magnus/optimus repaints alone.
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Postby Fender Bender » Fri Mar 09, 2007 3:38 pm

Motto: "Whatever doesn't kill me will pay for it's failure."
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Bluebullet wrote:
Fender Bender wrote:
Bluebullet wrote:
Burn wrote:
Spoon wrote:
Burn wrote:The fudge?

There is no "real" or "true" fans. There are Transformer fans, and there are non-transformer fans. Simple.
Well you are CLEARLY NOT a real transformer fan if you say that!
My collection is at least five times the size of yours, therefore i'm a much bigger and better fan then you. Period.





ah, the joy of sarcasme :lol:


I CALL SHENANIGANS!

There's simply not enough TF's in existence for you to have 5 times my collection! Doubles don't count!

There's nothing worse than a try hard fan! :P

How many do you two have? I've got around 150. I haven't counted lately.


150? Who died and left you so much at the age of 14? Heck, I didn't reach 150 until is was 20, most of which I bought myself.

About 30 of them are mini-cons. Amazing amount for 3 years, huh? 8)


No, not really. I completed Armada, Energon, Cybertron, Alternators, 10th Anniversary Beast Wars, a good chunk of RID in 3 years. :P
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Postby Leonardo » Fri Mar 09, 2007 3:41 pm

Fender Bender wrote:
Bluebullet wrote:
Fender Bender wrote:
Bluebullet wrote:
Burn wrote:
Spoon wrote:
Burn wrote:The fudge?

There is no "real" or "true" fans. There are Transformer fans, and there are non-transformer fans. Simple.
Well you are CLEARLY NOT a real transformer fan if you say that!
My collection is at least five times the size of yours, therefore i'm a much bigger and better fan then you. Period.





ah, the joy of sarcasme :lol:


I CALL SHENANIGANS!

There's simply not enough TF's in existence for you to have 5 times my collection! Doubles don't count!

There's nothing worse than a try hard fan! :P

How many do you two have? I've got around 150. I haven't counted lately.


150? Who died and left you so much at the age of 14? Heck, I didn't reach 150 until is was 20, most of which I bought myself.

About 30 of them are mini-cons. Amazing amount for 3 years, huh? 8)


No, not really. I completed Armada, Energon, Cybertron, Alternators, 10th Anniversary Beast Wars, a good chunk of RID in 3 years. :P


Have they released all of that in only three years? Time has surely dragged for me.
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Postby Fender Bender » Fri Mar 09, 2007 3:43 pm

Motto: "Whatever doesn't kill me will pay for it's failure."
Weapon: Dual Heat-Seeking Missile Launcher
Leonardo wrote:
Fender Bender wrote:
Bluebullet wrote:
Fender Bender wrote:
Bluebullet wrote:
Burn wrote:
Spoon wrote:
Burn wrote:The fudge?

There is no "real" or "true" fans. There are Transformer fans, and there are non-transformer fans. Simple.
Well you are CLEARLY NOT a real transformer fan if you say that!
My collection is at least five times the size of yours, therefore i'm a much bigger and better fan then you. Period.





ah, the joy of sarcasme :lol:


I CALL SHENANIGANS!

There's simply not enough TF's in existence for you to have 5 times my collection! Doubles don't count!

There's nothing worse than a try hard fan! :P

How many do you two have? I've got around 150. I haven't counted lately.


150? Who died and left you so much at the age of 14? Heck, I didn't reach 150 until is was 20, most of which I bought myself.

About 30 of them are mini-cons. Amazing amount for 3 years, huh? 8)


No, not really. I completed Armada, Energon, Cybertron, Alternators, 10th Anniversary Beast Wars, a good chunk of RID in 3 years. :P


Have they released all of that in only three years? Time has surely dragged for me.


Everything except RID, and I went to ebay for that.
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Postby Burn » Fri Mar 09, 2007 3:53 pm

I've never actually counted but I estimate around 800.

All BW and BM except for about half a dozen figures.
All RiD
Majority of Armada/Energon/Cybertron (skipped some repaints)
More Japanese stuff than I can poke a stick at. (Including all TCS, BT's and BT*, none of that KISS shit)
All Machine Wars
And a good chunk of G1 and G2. Including nice and near complete Wheeljack, Sunstreaker, Mirage and Omega Supreme from my days as a kid.

Plus a large box of Marvel UK comics from about issue 75 onwards with some holes and a near complete run of Marvel US plus a complete collection of DW books which i'm planning to offload.

SO yeah ... i'm not much of a fan.
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Postby Ironhidensh » Fri Mar 09, 2007 3:58 pm

You all are wrong. The measure of a true fan is counted by how many transformers you bought when they where originally released. And only G1 counts. (at this point we can probally rule out anyone who is....say...around 14 years old?) And only if they are still MIB. And only if you are ****** enough to think that the size of your collection, or your taste in Transformer movies has any bearing what-so-ever on your level of "true fan".


A 13" cookie to whoever spots the sarcasm!!!


Not directed at Burn, Fendor, Spoon, or Leo's mother.
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Postby Leonardo » Fri Mar 09, 2007 4:03 pm

Ironhidensh wrote:Not directed at Burn, Fendor, Spoon, or Leo's mother.


:shock: Mother? Where did she come from? I don't think anyone's mentioned her ever! What's she got to do with anything? I'm so confused! Tonight. Too. Much. Scotch.
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Postby Bluebullet » Fri Mar 09, 2007 4:08 pm

Ironhidensh wrote:You all are wrong. The measure of a true fan is counted by how many transformers you bought when they where originally released. And only G1 counts. (at this point we can probally rule out anyone who is....say...around 14 years old?) And only if they are still MIB. And only if you are ****** enough to think that the size of your collection, or your taste in Transformer movies has any bearing what-so-ever on your level of "true fan".


A 13" cookie to whoever spots the sarcasm!!!


Not directed at Burn, Fendor, Spoon, or Leo's mother.

Hey, I can't help when I was born. And what does Leo's mom have to do with this?
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Postby Ironhidensh » Fri Mar 09, 2007 4:10 pm

Bluebullet wrote:
Ironhidensh wrote:You all are wrong. The measure of a true fan is counted by how many transformers you bought when they where originally released. And only G1 counts. (at this point we can probally rule out anyone who is....say...around 14 years old?) And only if they are still MIB. And only if you are ****** enough to think that the size of your collection, or your taste in Transformer movies has any bearing what-so-ever on your level of "true fan".


A 13" cookie to whoever spots the sarcasm!!!


Not directed at Burn, Fendor, Spoon, or Leo's mother.

Hey, I can't help when I was born. And what does Leo's mom have to do with this?


I'll tell you when you are older.
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Postby Robinson » Fri Mar 09, 2007 4:20 pm

She had a lot to do with Leo's dad(whoever leo is)
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Postby Bluebullet » Fri Mar 09, 2007 4:21 pm

1bigray wrote:She had a lot to do with Leo's dad(whoever leo is)

Plus a lot to do with Leo's grandparents.
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Postby Milanion » Fri Mar 09, 2007 4:22 pm

1bigray wrote:She had a lot to do with Leo's dad(whoever leo is)


Leo is our Official British Mascot, because Blast Cannon is apparently too good for us. Git.
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