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Original Thundertron Concept Art

Postby El Duque » Wed Nov 21, 2012 11:47 am

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Artist Emiliano Santalucia has updated his blog with his original concept art for the new Transformers Star Seeker Thundertron! The character was originally introduced in the Transformers: Exiles novel and has now received a Voyager class figure in the Transformers Prime toy line. Click here to get his thoughts on the character and the designs, we've mirrored the concept art below.

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Re: Original Thundertron Concept Art

Postby Ultra Magnus » Wed Nov 21, 2012 12:29 pm

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:-? Maybe this has been discussed already, but whats with e One-Foot action? :???:
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Re: Original Thundertron Concept Art

Postby bluecatcinema » Wed Nov 21, 2012 12:59 pm

Anybody else hoping Thundertron will make an appearance in season three?
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Re: Original Thundertron Concept Art

Postby GuyIncognito » Wed Nov 21, 2012 1:43 pm

Ultra Magnus wrote::-? Maybe this has been discussed already, but whats with e One-Foot action? :???:


He's a pirate. That's his peg-leg.
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Re: Original Thundertron Concept Art

Postby Va'al » Wed Nov 21, 2012 2:01 pm

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I still love and drool over this guy.

Gets in the way when I'm trying to handle the figure though..
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Re: Original Thundertron Concept Art

Postby dragons » Wed Nov 21, 2012 2:14 pm

maybe its me he lokos like blackbeard if hes in series want to se walk around in beast form with that peg leg
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Re: Original Thundertron Concept Art

Postby CloudKoala » Wed Nov 21, 2012 2:22 pm

Wow. Hasbro did a good job of bringing the concept to toy form. A toy of a character from a novel which many kids dont even know about, whereas they havent even made toys of all the characters from the show. And if they can do this good a job on thundertron, a character which once again not many kids are going to recongize, why cant they make a better looking beast hunters line? I think voyager wise they could have done breakdown, insecticon, shockwave maybe someone a bit more important...ugh hasbro logic frustrates me. :BANG_HEAD:
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Re: Original Thundertron Concept Art

Postby PrymeStriker » Wed Nov 21, 2012 2:37 pm

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Re: Original Thundertron Concept Art

Postby RAcast » Wed Nov 21, 2012 3:34 pm

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Indeed. I finally got mine the other day, and I'm blown away away with how much I like it! If anything, he could perhaps use a bit more paint, but I love the silver gradient. And blue being my favorite color has a bit of an impact as well, haha.

Also, as has been mentioned before, he bears a passing resemblance to Musume Liger, and I loves me some Zoids.
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Re: Original Thundertron Concept Art

Postby Sabrblade » Wed Nov 21, 2012 9:27 pm

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Whoa! :shock: Hologram lion foot! :KREMZEEK:

El Duque wrote:The character was originally introduced in the Transformers: Exodus novel
Close. Exiles. But, it's a common slip that happens all the itme with a lot of people. ;)
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