New Toy Galleries: FansProject Crossfire Bruticus, Blast Off, Swindle, Onslaught, Vortex and Brawl!

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New Toy Galleries: FansProject Crossfire Bruticus, Blast Off, Swindle, Onslaught, Vortex and Brawl!

Postby Anonymous. » Sat Jul 24, 2010 8:56 pm

Much like what they did to Revenge of the Fallen Superion, the same has been done to Bruticus Maximus. FansProject has refurnished, revitalized and re-engineered the figure into the combiner it was meant to be. These add-ons come in two different boxes, Crossfire-02A and Crossfire-02B, which contain brand new figures of Blast Off and Swindle respectively. Also in these boxes are augmentations for existing figures, Onslaught, Vortex, and Brawl - all giving them a little extra firepower and aesthetics. For your viewing pleasure, the add-ons have made their way into the renowned toy galleries of Seibertron.com. Check out this third party masterpiece in the links and pictures below!

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Re: New Toy Galleries: FansProject Crossfire Bruticus, Blast Off, Swindle, Onslaught, Vortex and Brawl!

Postby UltraPrimal » Sat Jul 24, 2010 9:10 pm

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Gotta say Onslaught is kibble-tastic in robot mode and Vortex looks like one of those Zentradi pods in vehicle mode. But when I get this he'll be staying in combined mode anyway, so whatever.
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Re: New Toy Galleries: FansProject Crossfire Bruticus, Blast Off, Swindle, Onslaught, Vortex and Brawl!

Postby LOST Cybertronian » Sat Jul 24, 2010 9:12 pm

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Superb! Fansproject couldn't have made this any more perfect. Hopefully Hasbro has been taking notes about design from these guys. It's getting closer and I am salivating in anticipation.
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Re: New Toy Galleries: FansProject Crossfire Bruticus, Blast Off, Swindle, Onslaught, Vortex and Brawl!

Postby Doctor McGrath » Sat Jul 24, 2010 9:31 pm

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Re: New Toy Galleries: FansProject Crossfire Bruticus, Blast Off, Swindle, Onslaught, Vortex and Brawl!

Postby kirbenvost » Sat Jul 24, 2010 9:57 pm

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Oh man, wow! Nice score, Seibs! Exclusive first detailed galleries! :APPLAUSE:

I am now drooling in anticipation.
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Re: New Toy Galleries: FansProject Crossfire Bruticus, Blast Off, Swindle, Onslaught, Vortex and Brawl!

Postby Mach » Sat Jul 24, 2010 10:12 pm

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Nice!

Now bring on devastator add on....
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Re: New Toy Galleries: FansProject Crossfire Bruticus, Blast Off, Swindle, Onslaught, Vortex and Brawl!

Postby Burn » Sat Jul 24, 2010 10:22 pm

This

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I'm absoloutely loving for the comparrison. Practically two different combiners even though 3/5 of the bots are the same!
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Re: New Toy Galleries: FansProject Crossfire Bruticus, Blast Off, Swindle, Onslaught, Vortex and Brawl!

Postby Midnight_Fox » Sat Jul 24, 2010 10:24 pm

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I want these sets so bad. I'll be happy even if all I get is Munitioner/Swindle.
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Re: New Toy Galleries: FansProject Crossfire Bruticus, Blast Off, Swindle, Onslaught, Vortex and Brawl!

Postby Vicalliose » Sat Jul 24, 2010 10:24 pm

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Ah more pictures, and yet it is more of the same. The same awesomeness anyway.

It's been a longer wait than expected (seriously the Robotkingdom advert on the right still says June) but all is well that ends well.
I was just glad to hear there was a good reason for them to postpone the release.

Though I am kinda peeved that I couldn't order the Arial team kit with it.
Uh, actually... Did they stop producing those? I can't find them anywhere except tfsource, and they decided to quadruple the price. :???:

If they aren't making those anymore, I might just cancel these. I did intend to display them together after all.
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Re: New Toy Galleries: FansProject Crossfire Bruticus, Blast Off, Swindle, Onslaught, Vortex and Brawl!

Postby Botswanky » Sat Jul 24, 2010 10:31 pm

Fansproject Bruticus... the only reason to buy Hasbro's Bruticus in my opinion. :BOT:
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Re: New Toy Galleries: FansProject Crossfire Bruticus, Blast Off, Swindle, Onslaught, Vortex and Brawl!

Postby Gauntlet101010 » Sat Jul 24, 2010 11:02 pm

Shouldn't this be in the 3rd party forum?

I bought RotF Bruticus just for this set and I'm dying with anticipation after seeing these pics. Can't wait. I still see these kits at a Zellars near me, so anyone who'se still on the fence you might wanna try a Zellars near you.
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Re: New Toy Galleries: FansProject Crossfire Bruticus, Blast Off, Swindle, Onslaught, Vortex and Brawl!

Postby LiKwid » Sat Jul 24, 2010 11:10 pm

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Hell i don't even have a Bruticus set and I'm still getting these 2.. One simple reason..FansProject brings the goods..I plan on doing a wicked repaint of the whole crew once I get them all assembled...
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Re: New Toy Galleries: FansProject Crossfire Bruticus, Blast Off, Swindle, Onslaught, Vortex and Brawl!

Postby Seibertron » Sat Jul 24, 2010 11:16 pm

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Postby Down_Shift » Sat Jul 24, 2010 11:23 pm

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Postby Seibertron » Sat Jul 24, 2010 11:27 pm

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Re: New Toy Galleries: FansProject Crossfire Bruticus, Blast Off, Swindle, Onslaught, Vortex and Brawl!

Postby omega666 » Sat Jul 24, 2010 11:30 pm

AWESOME!!!!!!!!!! =P~
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Re: New Toy Galleries: FansProject Crossfire Bruticus, Blast Off, Swindle, Onslaught, Vortex and Brawl!

Postby El Duque » Sun Jul 25, 2010 12:01 am

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Good grief that's awesome! I absolutely cannot wait to get these.
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Re: New Toy Galleries: FansProject Crossfire Bruticus, Blast Off, Swindle, Onslaught, Vortex and Brawl!

Postby goshjosh95 » Sun Jul 25, 2010 12:13 am

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Thanks for sharing; I can't wait for this set! The more I see, the more I think I'll keep the components in individual bot-modes rather than combined as Bruticus though... Swindle (Munitioner) and Blast-Off (whatever his name is) are that awesome. :APPLAUSE:
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Re: New Toy Galleries: FansProject Crossfire Bruticus, Blast Off, Swindle, Onslaught, Vortex and Brawl!

Postby Gauntlet101010 » Sun Jul 25, 2010 12:39 am

Oh, one question:

Can he hold WSTF Shockwave? Those hands give me some hope and I bought the sucker to be held by the guy. If not, maybe I can use some invisible elastics to do the trick...
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Re: New Toy Galleries: FansProject Crossfire Bruticus, Blast Off, Swindle, Onslaught, Vortex and Brawl!

Postby Seibertron » Sun Jul 25, 2010 12:48 am

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Gauntlet101010 wrote:Oh, one question:

Can he hold WSTF Shockwave? Those hands give me some hope and I bought the sucker to be held by the guy. If not, maybe I can use some invisible elastics to do the trick...


You must've missed some pics! Here you go :)

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Re: New Toy Galleries: FansProject Crossfire Bruticus, Blast Off, Swindle, Onslaught, Vortex and Brawl!

Postby Anonymous. » Sun Jul 25, 2010 12:49 am

I kind of just want Blast Off, he looks like a great standalone figure. (And the first spaceship TF in a very long time)
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Postby fenrir72 » Sun Jul 25, 2010 2:14 am

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Riiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiip! Thats the sound of my pocket after seeing old Bruticus.
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Re: New Toy Galleries: FansProject Crossfire Bruticus, Blast Off, Swindle, Onslaught, Vortex and Brawl!

Postby Trikeboy » Sun Jul 25, 2010 3:27 am

Which of these would you want on display?

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Postby DevastaTTor » Sun Jul 25, 2010 4:20 am

WOW-great galleries. I cannot wait to get these! And seeing WST Shockwave in his hands may have just pushed the that figure into the must buy column too.

EDIT: Might I add that this set kicks Superion's butt all over the place. Granted, I know that mold isn't nearly as good/robust but this figure/set looks so much better in every way. Finishing my new display shelving today and cannot wait for this to arrive and go up.
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Re: New Toy Galleries: FansProject Crossfire Bruticus, Blast Off, Swindle, Onslaught, Vortex and Brawl!

Postby DMSL » Sun Jul 25, 2010 4:25 am

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Blast-off and Swindle look fantastic. Hope Fansproject decided to make the others as well, the Hasbro figs suck hard.
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