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Re: Metroplex Eye Accessory from Dr. Wu

Postby NTESHFT » Sat Nov 05, 2011 7:40 pm

Motto: "60% of the time, it works every time!"
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Next up..............Scourge that is possessed by Starscream..........the fans will buy it, right? >:oP
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Re: Metroplex Eye Accessory from Dr. Wu

Postby RK_Striker_JK_5 » Sat Nov 05, 2011 7:50 pm

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headsortails wrote:Next up..............Scourge that is possessed by Starscream..........the fans will buy it, right? >:oP

I'll do it! Lemme get some Scourge's and a microwave... :lol:
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Re: Metroplex Eye Accessory from Dr. Wu

Postby NTESHFT » Sun Nov 06, 2011 7:28 am

Motto: "60% of the time, it works every time!"
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RK_Striker_JK_5 wrote:
headsortails wrote:Next up..............Scourge that is possessed by Starscream..........the fans will buy it, right? >:oP

I'll do it! Lemme get some Scourge's and a microwave... :lol:



I think we got a new third-party manufacturer on our hands. :lol:
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Re: Metroplex Eye Accessory from Dr. Wu

Postby Rated X » Sun Nov 06, 2011 10:33 am

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Rated X wrote:Can somebody please post a link of the infamous rubber ducky ??? I dont remember that.

Also is Dr. Wu a Wu-Tang Clan fan ???


BW Megatron's rubber ducky

And I still say Dr. Wu is a Steely Dan reference.


OK I remember that in Beast Wars. I thought they meant in G1. So many episodes crammed in my head I get em mixed up.

On Dr. Wu: It's possible, however hardcore east coast hip hop heads often refer to The Wu-Tang Clan as "The Wu". Steely Dan is way before my time and Im 35. I guess the age of the company owner would determine whether he is making reference to Steely Dan or The Wu-Tang Clan. Too bad well probally never know.
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Re: Metroplex Eye Accessory from Dr. Wu

Postby RK_Striker_JK_5 » Sun Nov 06, 2011 1:09 pm

Motto: ""I am a warrior. Let the battle be joined.""
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headsortails wrote:
RK_Striker_JK_5 wrote:
headsortails wrote:Next up..............Scourge that is possessed by Starscream..........the fans will buy it, right? >:oP

I'll do it! Lemme get some Scourge's and a microwave... :lol:



I think we got a new third-party manufacturer on our hands. :lol:


:lol: Only 59.99 for a melted Scourge, too!
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Re: Metroplex Eye Accessory from Dr. Wu

Postby Blurrz » Sun Nov 06, 2011 1:29 pm

Motto: "The Wreckers. Weird brain bullets. Impossible odds... It doesn't get much better than this."
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Could easily be their surname(s), seeing as they're from Hong Kong. Highly doubt it would be referring to something from the eastern US, although the Steely Dan reference is likely.

IMO, don't think Metroplex needs any help..
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Re: Metroplex Eye Accessory from Dr. Wu

Postby Dead Metal » Sun Nov 06, 2011 2:00 pm

Motto: "Don't do drugs, beer's cheaper anyway!"
Ever thought of the possibility that this comes in a set with their Unicron head? It's the only way I see this make any sense what so ever.
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Re: Metroplex Eye Accessory from Dr. Wu

Postby DavidT » Sun Nov 06, 2011 6:13 pm

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Now we need a Quickstrike horn and rotisserie turner and an Inferno butt burner from the last scene in Beast Wars LOL
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Re: Metroplex Eye Accessory from Dr. Wu

Postby RK_Striker_JK_5 » Tue Nov 08, 2011 6:06 pm

Motto: ""I am a warrior. Let the battle be joined.""
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And Astoria's necklace from 'The Girl Who loved Powerglide. :D
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Re: Metroplex Eye Accessory from Dr. Wu

Postby Scaleface » Sun Jan 15, 2012 7:34 am

Some finished pictures of Metroplex's eye from Toyspie.

http://bbs.toyspie.com/thread-1501-1-1.html

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DR. WU Metroplex eye finished product images

Postby Dead Metal » Sun Jan 15, 2012 10:23 am

Motto: "Don't do drugs, beer's cheaper anyway!"
The 3rd party Transformers toy makers just keep on pumping out the best and most awesome products you couldn't even Imagen.
Have you ever looked at the Rocky toy-line with envious eyes and thought to yourself that you too wanted to accurately re-enact every scene from Transformers? Well, now you're one step closer to that thanks to DR WU!
TOYSPIE.com has new images showing the completed Metroplex eye accessory, and for all those who desperately wanted to know the scale of it, it's in scale with the Generations Deluxe class Scorge mold, it even fits with Classics deluxe Starscream!
You can click here or any of the mirrored images to see the original post containing even more exiting images of this accessory.

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Re: Metroplex Eye Accessory from Dr. Wu

Postby MGrotusque » Sun Jan 15, 2012 11:34 am

You gotta be kidding me....so it did actually get made......ridiculous. #-o
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Re: Metroplex Eye Accessory from Dr. Wu

Postby AdamPrime » Sun Jan 15, 2012 12:09 pm

Don't hate, celebrate. ;)

If someone out there has longed for a replica eye, and this makes them happy, then God bless their soul. And we shall thank Dr. Wu for making their dream come true.
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Re: Metroplex Eye Accessory from Dr. Wu

Postby Scaleface » Sun Jan 15, 2012 12:30 pm

I think Dr. Wu seems to specializes in small cheap accessories in a tin you can buy on a whim. Not the $100 custom figures and armors/trailers. It's nice to see 3rd parties specializing.
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Re: Metroplex Eye Accessory from Dr. Wu

Postby Rated X » Sun Jan 15, 2012 12:45 pm

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I still cant believe he actually made this...

Dr. Wu, please return to the 36 chambers and bring back something better.
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Re: Metroplex Eye Accessory from Dr. Wu

Postby MINDVVIPE » Sun Jan 15, 2012 1:12 pm

Motto: "One look from me and you've lost"
Weapon: Black Magic
Buddy should start making cybertron set pieces and other stuff too, since hes going for such a niche market.
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Re: Metroplex Eye Accessory from Dr. Wu

Postby YoungPrime » Sun Jan 15, 2012 1:23 pm

Why not bigger wings for Scourge not a damn eye.....
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Re: Metroplex Eye Accessory from Dr. Wu

Postby MINDVVIPE » Sun Jan 15, 2012 1:26 pm

Motto: "One look from me and you've lost"
Weapon: Black Magic
YoungPrime wrote:Why not bigger wings for Scourge not a damn eye.....

Thats a pretty boring way that it's posed right there, I usually extend it with the extra white inner parts of the wings, and then bend each wing on its hinge to actually make it drape down and around his shoulders a bit. If done right, the end of the shoulder should line up with the highest point of the wings edge.
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Re: Metroplex Eye Accessory from Dr. Wu

Postby craggy » Sun Jan 15, 2012 1:34 pm

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Re: Metroplex Eye Accessory from Dr. Wu

Postby Dead Metal » Sun Jan 15, 2012 1:53 pm

Motto: "Don't do drugs, beer's cheaper anyway!"
I hope someone makes the world leaders the Seekers eject in that episode where the Airealbots go back in time and witness the creation of Optimus Prime. Now that would be awesome, or hey how about B.O.T. or that bird crap to put onto Starscream.
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Re: Metroplex Eye Accessory from Dr. Wu

Postby Stormrider » Sun Jan 15, 2012 2:16 pm

Weapon: Atom-Smasher Cannon
So what are the details, behind this? Is it being released anytime soon?
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Re: Metroplex Eye Accessory from Dr. Wu

Postby kealthaz » Sun Jan 15, 2012 6:23 pm

This is a build a figure set coming out with one piece of metroplex each month his just starting with the right eye :D
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Re: Metroplex Eye Accessory from Dr. Wu

Postby cannonfodder4000 » Sun Jan 15, 2012 9:18 pm

Motto: "Dey are fools! and dey will dai, like foods!"
Weapon: Right Laser
As pointless as it is,at least it's accurate. :-?

Dead Metal wrote:I hope someone makes the world leaders the Seekers eject in that episode where the Airealbots go back in time and witness the creation of Optimus Prime. Now that would be awesome, or hey how about B.O.T. or that bird crap to put onto Starscream.


I'd so buy that. :P
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Re: Metroplex Eye Accessory from Dr. Wu

Postby Scaleface » Wed Jan 18, 2012 9:02 am

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Re: Metroplex Eye Accessory from Dr. Wu

Postby necr0blivion » Wed Jan 18, 2012 11:51 pm

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kealthaz wrote:This is a build a figure set coming out with one piece of metroplex each month his just starting with the right eye :D


Picked up the sarcasm, but did you know there is a group named "Spacepet" that was interested in releasing book-style packaging (mock-ups looked like Takara's G1 reissues during the early 2000s) for Classics figures and include a piece of "Autobot City" in each release? They were hoping to get Hasbro/Takara support, and would release 1 product a month for the next 4 years.

Unfortunately, a recent visit to their site (http://www.spacepet.com/) shows they are doing an update and there's nothing significant to spot. Not sure if they are still pursuing this project, but we may know more in approximately 51 days, based on the countdown on their front page.
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