Cybertronus wrote:what is with the face on the rear of Ratbat in jet mode?
Mindmaster wrote:*On Senator Ratbat:
Heckfire wrote:He looks way less like Ratbat and more like Hellbat.
I dunno, looks pretty Ratbat-ish if you ask me.
Shadowman wrote:This is Sabrblade we're talking about. His ability to store trivial information about TV shows is downright superhuman.
Caelus wrote:My wife pointed out something interesting about the prehistoric Predacons. I said that everyone was complaining because transforming for them mostly consisted of them just standing up-right. She essentially said, 'So? That's what our ancestors did.'
SkyWarpsGhost wrote:I think this Ratbat would make a good Leozack custom. The head just screams LZ to me.
Va'al wrote:So I'll wait a bit, seeing as how there doesn't seem to be a rush for him.
Mindmaster wrote:I'm giving Hasbro six months to announce stateside releases before biting the bullet and importing.
Mindmaster wrote:Va'al wrote:So I'll wait a bit, seeing as how there doesn't seem to be a rush for him.
Like I said about both Senator Ratbat and MP Soundwave:Mindmaster wrote:I'm giving Hasbro six months to announce stateside releases before biting the bullet and importing.
rpetras wrote:Preorderd both, but I'm not sure I'm going to keep them.
Va'al wrote:Ok, I'm going to ask this here, out of curiosity:
When you see a new release, do you try appreciating it for what it is, which character it represents, and its pros and cons, or do you only see the potential for something else?
I'm not trying to attack anyone, just asking after those last comments!
(Also because I really just see Ratbat in that figure, and I like seeing Ratbat. )
Stormrider wrote:Didn't Ratbat have 4 talon fingered hands? I would have loved that on the mold.
I think it might be due to Grimlock's symbol being molded in.Mkall wrote:I am disappointed that the Autobot Senate's logo was replaced with the Decepticon logo on Ratbat's chest. Grimlock got to keep his faction's logo after all.
Unicronobot wrote:The only real difference between this Grimlock and the hasbro is the red abs..anyone with patience and a buck to spar can easily paint that..totally not worth the 63 bucks. I'm keeping my preorder for the hasbro and I'll just paint the red abs.
Va'al wrote:Stormrider wrote:Didn't Ratbat have 4 talon fingered hands? I would have loved that on the mold.
Do you mean this one?
This is from Dreamwave's War Within series.
The look they're going for, as others have pointed out, is the IDW Megatron: Origin one.