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Re: TFcon 2012: FansProject - Headmasters on the way!

Postby NOS » Mon Jul 30, 2012 12:47 am

Sadly, they won't find a place in my collection. Just can't fashion a reasonable excuse to shell out even more cash what with all the goodies we've been shown coming up in the next few days.

They sure are nice though. Great work, FP. :APPLAUSE:
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Re: TFcon 2012: FansProject - Headmasters on the way!

Postby Mkall » Mon Jul 30, 2012 12:54 am

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NOS wrote:Sadly, they won't find a place in my collection. Just can't fashion a reasonable excuse to shell out even more cash what with all the goodies we've been shown coming up in the next few days.

They sure are nice though. Great work, FP. :APPLAUSE:

I feel the same. Good effort, but unless people are going for pre-G1 figs, I doubt there will be much popularity in these.
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Re: TFcon 2012: FansProject - Headmasters on the way!

Postby Flux Convoy » Mon Jul 30, 2012 1:04 am

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Very excited for all of their upcoming stuff. I'm tickled to be seeing Headmasters from them. One of my favorite gimmicks from G1.
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Re: TFcon 2012: FansProject - Headmasters on the way!

Postby zodconvoy » Mon Jul 30, 2012 11:38 pm

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I'm interested in all of them but I'm wondering how these will compare the Headrobots offerings.
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Re: TFcon 2012: FansProject - Headmasters on the way!

Postby Mekatron » Tue Jul 31, 2012 1:40 pm

The Warbugs look wonderful! Really fun stuff...
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Re: TFcon 2012: FansProject - Headmasters on the way!

Postby KNM2012 » Tue Jul 31, 2012 6:51 pm

Flux Convoy wrote:Very excited for all of their upcoming stuff. I'm tickled to be seeing Headmasters from them. One of my favorite gimmicks from G1.
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Same here! When I was a kid, I obtained a Highbrow (not my first choice, but was my only choice) from my parents at a Price Club (now Costco). And even though I also wanted a Targetmaster back then, I like this line more now than then.

I mean... I did not get a Targetmaster until the end of last year when I ordered the "Gentei!" version of Strafe. (BTW, I do like his origin in the Henkei!/G1 universe.) But as we speak, I generally ended up not liking the in-continuity Targetmasters than I do with a few in the manga timeline. But with Headmasters... We have three Maximus, Zarack, BlackZarack, and a bunch of great characters that made me want to collect them all. :michaelbay:

But also, with this happening, if Takara Tomy is willing to respond to this with a reissue line of the Headmasters... I will do my best to thank these guys by buying their version of Chromedome. And that is one promise I am saying here, so lets hope that it happens, okay? :DANCE:
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Re: TFcon 2012: FansProject - Headmasters on the way!

Postby zappatton2 » Fri Aug 10, 2012 3:01 pm

I kinda swore off 3rd-party guys to devote myself exclusively to G1 Masterpiece releases (it's one means of monetary self-control). But them Headmasters is awful temptin', if the scale is right with the MP figures, and with the view that Headmaster characters are perhaps unlikely to see MP versions, I may just be swayed on these.
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Re: TFcon 2012: FansProject - Headmasters on the way!

Postby craggy » Fri Aug 10, 2012 3:10 pm

zappatton2 wrote:I kinda swore off 3rd-party guys to devote myself exclusively to G1 Masterpiece releases (it's one means of monetary self-control). But them Headmasters is awful temptin', if the scale is right with the MP figures, and with the view that Headmaster characters are perhaps unlikely to see MP versions, I may just be swayed on these.

I expect they'll be in scale with the rest of FPs releases. So probably somewhere between Deluxe and Voyager sized.
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Re: TFcon 2012: FansProject - Headmasters on the way!

Postby NTESHFT » Sat Aug 11, 2012 6:11 am

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Re: TFcon 2012: FansProject - Headmasters on the way!

Postby RK_Striker_JK_5 » Sun Aug 12, 2012 11:50 am

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Re: TFcon 2012: FansProject - Headmasters on the way!

Postby Mkall » Sun Aug 12, 2012 5:43 pm

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RK_Striker_JK_5 wrote:Those Insecticon retools... on the fence about. The Headmasters? yes please and more!

What would get me buying those Insecticon retools would be if they were released in their Red/Black colourschemes.
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Re: TFcon 2012: FansProject - Headmasters on the way!

Postby quickmixed » Mon Aug 13, 2012 2:16 am

I'm going to make the call. Could be too early but I believe and I hope that the three insecticon retools will be homages to the Autobot micromaster Battle Patrol.

Think about it.

Causality 01 and 02 were also retools that paid tribute to Decepticon Micromasters Growl and Fireshot so its not that hard to imagine that the next three will be coloured similar to the Battle Patrol's Big Shot, Flak and Sunrunner excluding poor old Sidetrack.

What do you guys think?

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Re: TFcon 2012: FansProject - Headmasters on the way!

Postby NOS » Mon Aug 13, 2012 9:21 am

Hmm, I hadn't thought of that possibility, but it seems entirely plausible... and it would certainly help these remolds sell. I guess we'll just have to wait and see what kind of paint apps and names these guys get when they go up for order.

Nice thinking though, Quickmixed.
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Re: TFcon 2012: FansProject - Headmasters on the way!

Postby DevastaTTor » Sat Sep 15, 2012 10:56 am

quickmixed wrote:I'm going to make the call. Could be too early but I believe and I hope that the three insecticon retools will be homages to the Autobot micromaster Battle Patrol.

Think about it.

Causality 01 and 02 were also retools that paid tribute to Decepticon Micromasters Growl and Fireshot so its not that hard to imagine that the next three will be coloured similar to the Battle Patrol's Big Shot, Flak and Sunrunner excluding poor old Sidetrack.

What do you guys think?

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