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megatron with his proper head put on

Postby kjeevah » Sun Feb 18, 2007 11:42 am

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UPDATE:

also as everyone knows from looking at his leader class toy, megatron is in fact silver and blue.. he is in the above pics too, but the saturation is too low to see it properly, ive turned the saturation up a little in the next one so you can see the colour a bit more realistcally:

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and just for the hell of it, colours tweaked into galvatron:

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Postby MaikeruSama » Sun Feb 18, 2007 11:55 am

good job those are kick ass cant wait to see him on the big screen.
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Postby Kronos » Sun Feb 18, 2007 12:21 pm

I hate to say it, but those actually look a lot better than the original.
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Postby kjeevah » Sun Feb 18, 2007 1:45 pm

they are still 'real', that's the latest leaked version of megatrons head design on the old body
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Postby Kronos » Sun Feb 18, 2007 1:50 pm

kjeevah wrote:they are still 'real', that's the latest leaked version of megatrons head design on the old body


I know...but the old head looked way worse. I just didn't think I would acknowledge a Megatron design from these guys that actually was decent.

Well, it's still not Megs in my eyes...but it's better.
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Postby Alex Kingdom » Sun Feb 18, 2007 2:01 pm

Stil ugly, still not Megatron.

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Postby Bottom Out » Sun Feb 18, 2007 3:00 pm

these guys did a great job at giving megatron a face for the new century. they went through a lot of trial and error,but i think they got it now.
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Postby Bluebullet » Sun Feb 18, 2007 4:02 pm

Alex Kingdom wrote:Stil ugly, still not Megatron.

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^What he said. :?
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Postby dragons » Sun Feb 18, 2007 4:56 pm

i agree im a little bad pictureing things with out the whole prespective but now that i see hime with the body this one looks 5 times better when it was first released.

If they can do this with megatron im interested to see how starscream will look with some fine tuning and fixes.
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Postby Nightracer GT » Sun Feb 18, 2007 6:13 pm

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Hell yeah. Now I even like movie Megs.

The face looks right. It's the eyes and the brow of the helmet that make it work. No more Alien Queen snout.

To all the haters: What more do you want? You realize these are the Bayformers. If you don't like it watch the latest childrens' TF crapfest on Cartoon Network.

It's the most human looking face we've gotten out of these guys yet.
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Postby AbsumZer0 » Sun Feb 18, 2007 6:22 pm

Dark Zarak wrote:Hell yeah. Now I even like movie Megs.

The face looks right. It's the eyes and the brow of the helmet that make it work. No more Alien Queen snout.

To all the haters: What more do you want? You realize these are the Bayformers. If you don't like it watch the latest childrens' TF crapfest on Cartoon Network.

It's the most human looking face we've gotten out of these guys yet.


Have you not seen the image of the visorless Jazz? It's definitely humanoid.
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Postby Nightracer GT » Sun Feb 18, 2007 6:25 pm

Motto: "If it feels so good, it can't be wrong."
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AbsumZer0 wrote:
Dark Zarak wrote:Hell yeah. Now I even like movie Megs.

The face looks right. It's the eyes and the brow of the helmet that make it work. No more Alien Queen snout.

To all the haters: What more do you want? You realize these are the Bayformers. If you don't like it watch the latest childrens' TF crapfest on Cartoon Network.

It's the most human looking face we've gotten out of these guys yet.


Have you not seen the image of the visorless Jazz? It's definitely humanoid.


At the time of my post I had not. Now I have, and I stand corrected.
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Postby kjeevah » Sun Feb 18, 2007 6:32 pm

any comments on the silver and blue?
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Postby Shadowman » Sun Feb 18, 2007 6:35 pm

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kjeevah wrote:any comments on the silver and blue?


I like the new head put on, but I'm not a big fan of the blue.
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Postby Ninja Sixshot » Sun Feb 18, 2007 6:41 pm

not much of an improvement
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Postby Phategod1 » Sun Feb 18, 2007 11:35 pm

Alex Kingdom wrote:Stil ugly, still not Megatron.

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What he said. the one who does a hell of a job in recreating this ILM trash and making it look good is Timmshinn his designs are F'n Awesome.
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Postby ghostofstarscream » Mon Feb 19, 2007 12:09 pm

I really like the bot... but not as Megatron. I guess I'm fussy like that. Interesting colours too. It makes him looks like he's made out of some space-aged future metal.
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Postby Immortal Starscream » Mon Feb 19, 2007 12:16 pm

ghostofstarscream wrote:I really like the bot... but not as Megatron. I guess I'm fussy like that. Interesting colours too. It makes him looks like he's made out of some space-aged future metal.


QFT

i love the movie megs design, its one awsome monstercon, realy freaking scary looking, and i cant wait to see it on the big screen, but its in no way megatron. not now not ever. i love it, but it should not be megatron.
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Postby kjeevah » Mon Feb 19, 2007 12:27 pm

i disagree, timshinn has done some nice work, but this megatron , for me at least anyway, pisses all over all previous megatrons, including g1, from a great height, and for all the non-g1-haters out there, i think its pretty conclusive that this is the most g1-like megatron there has been since g1.

this image might help... i mean come on, just look at skorponok-wannabe on the right, or bat-ears at the top-right, or even worse -transforms-into-a-giant-head at the top-middle

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Postby magus » Mon Feb 19, 2007 3:58 pm

:-? I like this new head. The "battle mask" or whatever they're calling them is kinda samurai looking. Now if they only changed the horrid body design to match the more samurai look it might look alot better.
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Postby partholon » Mon Feb 19, 2007 4:36 pm

alot better. in fact if i squint just right it has a distinct megatron vibe. if anything this has made me realise i can forgive what ever they do to the body as long as the head is recognizable, like prime. optimus has a totally different body but same head we all know and love and thats what megs needs. doesnt have to be exact but you should know who he is without too much effort (that said i still want that fusion cannon :grin: )
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Postby Nico » Mon Feb 19, 2007 6:55 pm

Hmmm...i was strting to like the other one...
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Postby proximus » Tue Feb 20, 2007 1:36 am

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hmmm, definately a step in the right direction.

I can get used to the look, I just wish he had more colour aps thats all. I think the thing that bothers me most are the lack of an arm cannon and just the overall bland appearance.
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Postby Fang Wolf » Tue Feb 20, 2007 2:12 am

Bluebullet wrote:
Alex Kingdom wrote:Stil ugly, still not Megatron.

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^What he said. :?

^ What those guys said.
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Postby Head Shot » Tue Feb 20, 2007 8:22 am

kjeevah wrote:i disagree, timshinn has done some nice work, but this megatron , for me at least anyway, pisses all over all previous megatrons, including g1, from a great height, and for all the non-g1-haters out there, i think its pretty conclusive that this is the most g1-like megatron there has been since g1.

this image might help... i mean come on, just look at skorponok-wannabe on the right, or bat-ears at the top-right, or even worse -transforms-into-a-giant-head at the top-middle

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uhm... you're only pointing out the shitty megatrons we've had since g1, armada sucked, rid for a large portion sucked (with the exception of scourge, and maybe ultra magnus) and don't even get me started on the rediculousness of beast machines. And before you bash me for being a g1 purist, I'll tell you right here I'm not. Beast wars was my favorite show, followed by the originals, and then I really couldn't care less after that (beast machines could have been so much better, but they made stuff way too weird and absolutely rediculous).

And plus you're wrong about movie megs being the closest to g1 since g1. Classics megatron anyone? even g2 megs is closer to g1 megs than movie megs. (Not that you opinions aren't valid, I just don't share the same opinion. However, neither of us are right or wrong. So its all good :grin: )

Okay back to the topic at hand.

This is definetly an improvement to the design, and getting to the point where I can live with this crazy design. Only a few touchups and modifications and I'll have no problems with it.

He still is pretty ugly though... but he's starting to be better than starscream (god i wish they'd use a different mold for starscream, because his current mold absolutely screams a vehicular update for waspinator).

*EDITED* (Thanks kjeevah for correcting my mistake. :grin: God do I hate doing stupid grammar things like that :oops: )
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