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Re: TFC Starcat not-Protectobots update

Postby Banjo-Tron » Sun Sep 16, 2012 3:02 pm

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This figure makes me angry, because this might deter one of the decent 3rd parties from making the actual Protectobots. Please shelve the damn thing :(
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Re: TFC Starcat not-Protectobots update

Postby craggy » Sun Sep 16, 2012 4:05 pm

Banjo-Tron wrote:This figure makes me angry, because this might deter one of the decent 3rd parties from making the actual Protectobots. Please shelve the damn thing :(

Like Hercules deterred Maketoys from releasing Giant?
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Re: TFC Starcat not-Protectobots update

Postby Mkall » Sun Sep 16, 2012 4:39 pm

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craggy wrote:
Banjo-Tron wrote:This figure makes me angry, because this might deter one of the decent 3rd parties from making the actual Protectobots. Please shelve the damn thing :(

Like Hercules deterred Maketoys from releasing Giant?

That was a slightly different case as both were announced and developed almost simultaneously. I will probably hold off in hopes of a more G1ish Defensor figure that will be in scale with all of FansProjects/Maketoys combiners.
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Re: TFC Starcat not-Protectobots update

Postby Gauntlet101010 » Sun Sep 16, 2012 10:01 pm

Mkall wrote:
craggy wrote:
Banjo-Tron wrote:This figure makes me angry, because this might deter one of the decent 3rd parties from making the actual Protectobots. Please shelve the damn thing :(

Like Hercules deterred Maketoys from releasing Giant?

That was a slightly different case as both were announced and developed almost simultaneously. I will probably hold off in hopes of a more G1ish Defensor figure that will be in scale with all of FansProjects/Maketoys combiners.

Yeah, this.

Plus, the Protectobots are my least favorite combiner from Seasons 1-2. They just sorta ... appeared. And hardly ever combined.
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