TF Classics preview

Feel free to discuss anything about any of the thousands of Transformer toys here. Anything from Generation 1 all the way to the soon to be released, the never to be released or the hope to be released is fair game! Want to show off your stuff? Please post your's and see others in the Transformers Collections Forum.

Postby Tramp » Thu Oct 19, 2006 9:46 am

So far, I only have Starscream and Bumblebee. They are both real nice figures and quite sturdy. I am tempted to pick up a couple more for customizing. TFMaster's Glyph repaint inspired me, though mine would get a slight facial resculpt to make it look more feminine.
Tramp

Postby Ramrider » Sat Oct 21, 2006 8:00 pm

Actually, I'm thinking that if and when I'm able to get hold of a couple of Bumblebees, I may redo my first ever repaint, Hardshell. With a new facesculpt and paintjob, he should look pretty cool.

I didn't even know about the Smokescreen repaint. That's brilliant! I had no interest in Crosswise before, but now he's suddenly gained worth... 8)
Ramrider
Godmaster
Posts: 1678
Joined: Sun Jul 13, 2003 12:04 pm

Postby OdeeanRDeathshead » Sun Oct 22, 2006 7:23 am

Image

Payed too much but happy. Now in waiting mode for the next six :twisted:
OdeeanRDeathshead
Combiner
Posts: 456
Joined: Fri Sep 24, 2004 9:25 am
Location: Sydney, Australia

Postby jimsloth » Sun Oct 22, 2006 8:36 am

I have a BB hidden at my local TRU until I get my next paycheck. He's behind a bunch of "The Batman" toys, so I have a feeling noone will be looking there LOL. Blew my toy budget this past week buying Titanium Jetfire and Thundercracker. I better not buy grocerys this week :lol:
till all are one.
Image
jimsloth
Godmaster
Posts: 1916
Joined: Sat Apr 17, 2004 1:22 am
Location: Pittsburgh -ish

Postby OdeeanRDeathshead » Mon Oct 23, 2006 7:45 am

:lol:
OdeeanRDeathshead
Combiner
Posts: 456
Joined: Fri Sep 24, 2004 9:25 am
Location: Sydney, Australia

Postby Ramrider » Wed Oct 25, 2006 7:20 pm

I'm a bit behind here... I've never seen any of these in the shops yet, and I've only just realised how many figs are being released for this line.

I've just found this checklist page of the existing and upcoming figs, for anyone like me who doesn't know what's in store.

I'm quite liking Cliffjumper; as good as BB looks, I think the mould is better suited for this lad. I think I'd have to mod the head a bit personally though.

Surprisingly, one of the standout figs for me is one of the Mini-Cons, Dirt Rocket from the Decepticon Dirt Digger team. The altmode looks awesome, and by the looks of it the robot mode has somewhat better articulation than most of the others.

I'm also baffled by the choice of Menasor mould, the repaint of LOC Prime. Am I the only one who thinks Megatron would've been far better suited?
Ramrider
Godmaster
Posts: 1678
Joined: Sun Jul 13, 2003 12:04 pm

Postby Tramp » Wed Oct 25, 2006 11:16 pm

Well, I finally got Classics Optimus Prime yesterday, and he is sweet looking. I was messing around with him a little this morning because of my plans to build a trailer/command armor suit for Classics Ultra Magnus when he comes out and have figured out a way to transform him to fit into the armor similar to how the original G1 toy did. Basically, with wind-vane removed, you simply transform him as normal into robot mode, except you don?t fold up the front wheels/bumper. Then, you simply re-transform the arms?and only the arms? back to their vehicle mode configuration. Fold down the knee armor and point his toes, and he is ready to be armored up.

This configuration will allow him to be suited up with a command armor suit, similar to the ones already built for the Masterpiece and Hybrid Prime/Magnus models, and retain full leg articulation.
Tramp

Postby OdeeanRDeathshead » Sun Oct 29, 2006 9:27 am

There is one that was not on that list. A rare collectors piece "Gigantism Bumblebee".
Image
OdeeanRDeathshead
Combiner
Posts: 456
Joined: Fri Sep 24, 2004 9:25 am
Location: Sydney, Australia

Postby Captain Crooks » Sun Oct 29, 2006 10:32 am

^^^ I'll take 10!!!!!!!!!!!! :D
"I am not a meat popsicle"

Image
Captain Crooks
Minibot
Posts: 174
Joined: Mon Oct 09, 2006 5:37 am
Location: Sydney

Postby Hobbyist Prime » Sun Oct 29, 2006 12:18 pm

OdeeanRDeathshead wrote:There is one that was not on that list. A rare collectors piece "Gigantism Bumblebee".
Image


Quasibumble
I am not an animal!!!!!!!!!!!!! :P
Image
Hobbyist Prime
Mini-Con
Posts: 0
Joined: Sun Jun 11, 2006 5:53 pm

Postby Greyryder » Sun Oct 29, 2006 4:50 pm

Bumblebee: boy genius.
Greyryder
Mini-Con
Posts: 0
Joined: Sun Apr 01, 2007 12:01 am

Postby Hobbyist Prime » Sun Oct 29, 2006 10:51 pm

How about that burger king video on the net....

I work for cybertron making energon and saving dumb people.....
Image
Hobbyist Prime
Mini-Con
Posts: 0
Joined: Sun Jun 11, 2006 5:53 pm

Postby jimsloth » Mon Oct 30, 2006 4:53 pm

Greyryder wrote:Bumblebee: boy genius.

Yay. I love Venture Bros.
till all are one.
Image
jimsloth
Godmaster
Posts: 1916
Joined: Sat Apr 17, 2004 1:22 am
Location: Pittsburgh -ish

PreviousNext

Return to Transformers Toys Discussion

Ending Soon On eBay

MISB in USA - Takara Transformers Masterpiece MP-18B Bluestreak Blue Limited - Time Remaining: 6 days 1 hour 37 minutes 51 seconds
E-Hobby TAKARA TOMY TRANSFORMERS LEGENDS LG EX DEADLOCK w/ COMIC BOOK - Time Remaining: 8 days 2 hours 53 minutes 24 seconds
TRANSFORMERS movie BLACK MEGATRON figure TOY decepticon leader DARK OF THE MOON - Time Remaining: 7 days 8 hours 53 minutes 47 seconds
G1 Transformers Fortress Maximus 98% Complete original vintage 1987.  Sweet! - Time Remaining: 6 days 15 hours 9 minutes 26 seconds
TRANSFORMERS Masterpiece MP-18 BLUESTREAK Streak + COIN + AMAZON LAUNCHER CANNON - Time Remaining: 6 days 1 hour 42 minutes 58 seconds
Transformers Beast Wars ~ RAMULUS ~ Deluxe Transmetals 2 - Time Remaining: 5 days 15 hours 20 minutes 36 seconds
TRANSFORMERS TOKYO ANIME EXPO 2012 EXCLUSIVE UNITED OPTIMUS NEMESIS PRIME - Time Remaining: 7 days 7 hours 38 minutes 25 seconds
TRANSFORMERS GEN 1 G1 HEADMASTER APEFACE COMPLETE NICE 1987 - Time Remaining: 6 days 15 hours 41 minutes 50 seconds
Transformers Podcast: Twincast / Podcast #156 - Gestalt Theory
Twincast / Podcast #156:
"Gestalt Theory"
MP3 · iTunes · RSS · View · Discuss · Ask
Posted: Saturday, September 24th, 2016