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Re: The Official Transformers: Prime Discussion Thread

Postby PrymeStriker » Sun Dec 02, 2012 11:24 pm

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Honestly, I haven't read this. I just read up on what happens through TFWiki.

So, Blast Off got blasted in the kidney. I saw that in the five-page-preview. No more Bruticus, if he's dead.

Did Sludge just die again?

Ser-Ket. That's the name of the shiny Predacon on the cover of issue #3.


He looks awesome. His name is not. The only good names in the team of Predacons are the ones that have already been used. :roll:

Backbite. Will he have a bigger role than his G1 counterpart? :-?

Ultra Magnus? Captured!? I hope Circuit Ser-Ket doesn't ruin the chances of Magnus being in season 3...in his PRiD body.

"Re-forged." I've devised that this means they're going to reformat Autobots into Predacons.

Interesting storyline. I'll need to pick this up later on down the road, but at least I know what happens in a nut-shell.

Actually, it's a great name. Egyptian deification of, wanna guess? A scorpion. :-? Can't wait to see his(?) altmode.
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The name makes sense. It doesn't have to be great to make sense. He'll turn into a scorpion, no doubt, but that name doesn't settle for me.
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Re: The Official Transformers: Prime Discussion Thread

Postby Sabrblade » Sun Dec 02, 2012 11:36 pm

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PrymeStriker wrote:He'll turn into a scorpion, no doubt,
With wings?
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Re: The Official Transformers: Prime Discussion Thread

Postby PrymeStriker » Mon Dec 03, 2012 1:51 am

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PrymeStriker wrote:He'll turn into a scorpion, no doubt,
With wings?

#-o

Now his name doesn't make sense. What is he supposed to be?! :BOOM:
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Re: The Official Transformers: Prime Discussion Thread

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With wings?

I see no problems here. :D
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Re: The Official Transformers: Prime Discussion Thread

Postby Sabrblade » Mon Dec 03, 2012 10:19 am

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PrymeStriker wrote:
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PrymeStriker wrote:He'll turn into a scorpion, no doubt,
With wings?

#-o

Now his name doesn't make sense. What is he supposed to be?! :BOOM:
A dragon, I guess? All the other Preds we've seen thus far seem to be.
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Re: The Official Transformers: Prime Discussion Thread

Postby RAcast » Mon Dec 03, 2012 10:44 am

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Sabrblade wrote:
PrymeStriker wrote:
Sabrblade wrote:
PrymeStriker wrote:He'll turn into a scorpion, no doubt,
With wings?

#-o

Now his name doesn't make sense. What is he supposed to be?! :BOOM:
A dragon, I guess? All the other Preds we've seen thus far seem to be.

I retain the stance that despite being called "Predacons" they're going to stick more to the likes of the Terrorcons, Horrorcons, Monsterbots, etc. At least for now; which means everything is going to be either a mythical creature (draconic and scaly or griffin/chimera-y like Lazerback) or inhuman and horrific.
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Re: The Official Transformers: Prime Discussion Thread

Postby Sabrblade » Mon Dec 03, 2012 10:56 am

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Sabrblade wrote:
PrymeStriker wrote:
Sabrblade wrote:
PrymeStriker wrote:He'll turn into a scorpion, no doubt,
With wings?

#-o

Now his name doesn't make sense. What is he supposed to be?! :BOOM:
A dragon, I guess? All the other Preds we've seen thus far seem to be.

I retain the stance that despite being called "Predacons" they're going to stick more to the likes of the Terrorcons, Horrorcons, Monsterbots, etc. At least for now; which means everything is going to be either a mythical creature (draconic and scaly or griffin/chimera-y like Lazerback) or inhuman and horrific.
Well, again, these are new Predacons.

Though, it should be noted that, among the G1 Predacons, the altmodes of Headstrong and Tantrum don't really fit with the group's name since neither rhinoceroses nor bovines are predatorial. :-B
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Re: The Official Transformers: Prime Discussion Thread

Postby RAcast » Mon Dec 03, 2012 1:14 pm

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RAcast wrote:
Sabrblade wrote:
PrymeStriker wrote:
Sabrblade wrote:
PrymeStriker wrote:He'll turn into a scorpion, no doubt,
With wings?

#-o

Now his name doesn't make sense. What is he supposed to be?! :BOOM:
A dragon, I guess? All the other Preds we've seen thus far seem to be.

I retain the stance that despite being called "Predacons" they're going to stick more to the likes of the Terrorcons, Horrorcons, Monsterbots, etc. At least for now; which means everything is going to be either a mythical creature (draconic and scaly or griffin/chimera-y like Lazerback) or inhuman and horrific.
Well, again, these are new Predacons.

Though, it should be noted that, among the G1 Predacons, the altmodes of Headstrong and Tantrum don't really fit with the group's name since neither rhinoceroses nor bovines are predatorial. :-B

I know, I'm just saying that all of the TFPrime Predacons we've seen so far have all been some sort of mythical creature or monster, more in line with G1's Terrorcons, etc in terms of design and altmode choice. (And at least one of them IS a Terrorcon, Sinnertwin, called Twinstrike!) :grin:
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Re: The Official Transformers: Prime Discussion Thread

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Then I'd say they fit the idea of "predacons" better than the original Predacons, being mythical predators and what have you.
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Re: The Official Transformers: Prime Discussion Thread

Postby RAcast » Mon Dec 03, 2012 4:26 pm

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That Bot wrote:Then I'd say they fit the idea of "predacons" better than the original Predacons, being mythical predators and what have you.

Very true, haha.
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Re: The Official Transformers: Prime Discussion Thread

Postby PrymeStriker » Wed Dec 05, 2012 2:05 pm

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For a while, I've been questioning the appearance of the other four Dinobots in the Prime cartoon. Seeing as Grimlock's been hinted at too much by now, I can't really bring myself to such a doubt with him. They could homage Animated and have the other Dinobots go mute, but then they'd be pulling a Soundwave. :roll:

So, here's my topic starter: if the other Dinobots appear in the Prime cartoon, then who would you want to voice them?

For Swoop, I'd go for Michael Bell (the original VA of Swoop). He tried getting on the show by auditioning for Ratchet, so hopefully he still has Swoop's voice in him. They've already got Welker, and he was the original voice of Sludge. Why not? For Slag Slug, I'd pick the FoC voice of Travis Willingham. The same goes for Snarl and his FoC VA of Sam Riegel.

Then my list would be:

* Gregg Berger as Grimlock
* Michael Bell as Swoop
* Frank Welker as Sludge
* Sam Riegel as Snarl
* Travis Willingham as Slag Slug

Anyone else agree, or do you have others in mind?
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Re: The Official Transformers: Prime Discussion Thread

Postby Sabrblade » Wed Dec 05, 2012 10:52 pm

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I'd just love to see as much homogenizing between the actors of the games and show as possible. Therefore, I vote for all the game VAs to reprise their roles, especially since all four of the others (sans Sludge since he was dead) sounded drastically different from their G1 voices in the game.

G1 Swoop sounded scratchy and scraggly, FOC Swoop sounded silly yet sophisticated.
G1 Slag sounded aggressive and high-pitched, FOC Slug sounded strong and low-pitched.
G1 Snarl sounded gruff and, well, snarly, FOC sounded smart and eloquent.
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Re: The Official Transformers: Prime Discussion Thread

Postby Bubbah » Wed Dec 05, 2012 11:21 pm

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Yeah, agreed. I'd like them to use the game VAs in the show as well, it would just really help solidify continuity, and honestly, I have zero complaints about any of the game voices. They all did a really good job, I thought.
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Re: The Official Transformers: Prime Discussion Thread

Postby PrymeStriker » Wed Dec 05, 2012 11:36 pm

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Sabrblade wrote:I'd just love to see as much homogenizing between the actors of the games and show as possible. Therefore, I vote for all the game VAs to reprise their roles, especially since all four of the others (sans Sludge since he was dead) sounded drastically different from their G1 voices in the game.

G1 Swoop sounded scratchy and scraggly, FOC Swoop sounded silly yet sophisticated.
G1 Slag sounded aggressive and high-pitched, FOC Slug sounded strong and low-pitched.
G1 Snarl sounded gruff and, well, snarly, FOC sounded smart and eloquent.


Yeah, exactly. That's why I picked the FoC VAs for Snarl & Slug and the G1 VA for Sludge. The only thing is that I thought of Michael Bell for Swoop because Bell had auditioned for the show before. Michael Bell or Mark Allan Stewart, either one works for me. Image
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Re: The Official Transformers: Prime Discussion Thread

Postby G1 Smoketreader » Thu Dec 06, 2012 6:39 pm

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To the best of my knowledge the aligned continuity includes the WFC and FOC games, then also the novels (Exodus and whichever other- I don't recall), plus PRIME and whatever else. If this is wrong, ignore everything I said and I wholeheartedly apologize.

I haven't read the novels: I don't plan to. I haven't played the games, I'll pick them up someday, maybe. There is no TF PRIME airing in my area, I watch it on YOUTUBE if I'm not away from home for work.

To the best of my knowledge, the above ARE all one continuity and in it there is a group of TFs who escape Cybertron on the last ship out, which I'm pretty sure is the Ark and that this group baptizes itself 'Generation one'.

This group is the OFFICIAL GENERATION ONE because they are in an OFFICIAL CONTINUITY. Their appearance in this OFFICIAL CONTINUITY FAMILY is THE OFFICIAL REWRITE OF the original GENERATION ONE- that 'original' being the cartoon show that came before Generation two and was renamed G1, well, posthumously, if you will.

The writers of TF:PRIME took some odd bits from here and there, tweaked them around used them in a pre-written story that has status effects being passed around mixed with the occasional flashback to take up episode space where nothing much is actually happening quite often.

By Pre-written I mean the end is decided.The key events are decided. The character development is decided. It's not free-form.It's not character development because it's not open ended. It's just a formula- and since so few character types are in the formula, it's a charlatan effort.

The excuse for so few characters is to save costs on CGI mannequins and so on. Bumblebee, however, has a Mannequin that could be used to re-introduce several original G1 characters (Prowl, Bluestreak et al) while Starscreams' mannequin: Seekers. I'm over all that, but I'm not over the prescription storytelling: Create a need, fulfill that need, create another need, ignore when necessary (Knockout not phase-shifted into a wall section, Bulkhead doomed to long term hospitalization). I love TFP, but it doesn't mean I have to love every written step of it.Remember the original G1 cartoon? We loved it: looking back at it today- it's inferior.

The opportunity was there to do a lot with the Transformers lore that this show has been amassing to itself (Tho I call the relic hunt a veiled replay of Armada:formula for previous popularity is, after all, the quickest formula for follow up success). PRIME took two small groups of characters and ran them and the viewers around in circles. It is the continuation of the existing aligned continuity and as such is a rewrite of everything available to this continuity rewrite, including things that haven't happened yet (eg: beast wars) AND THE REWRITE OF GENERATION ONE (the old one becoming the new one) IS CONTINUED INSIDE THE STORY OF THIS SHOW. The rewrite, so far, has been handled badly. That's all.

You ask where is said G1 in this show: I say that's exactly the point; Where is it? T Does it have to be the same G1, in terms of Wheeljack being a Wrecker? In terms of Starscream being a gimp? In terms of Orion Pax being Optronix?: No, it doesn't need to be the same G1.

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Re: The Official Transformers: Prime Discussion Thread

Postby Shadowman » Thu Dec 06, 2012 6:51 pm

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Dude, are you still on that? Nevermind that you and only you understand what "rewrite is continued inside the story" means, it's still official that G1 is unrelated.

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How many times do we have to explain this to you? We're not asking anything, we're telling you that G1 is unrelated.
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Re: The Official Transformers: Prime Discussion Thread

Postby Sabrblade » Thu Dec 06, 2012 7:31 pm

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G1 Smoketreader wrote:To the best of my knowledge the aligned continuity includes the WFC and FOC games, then also the novels (Exodus and whichever other- I don't recall), plus PRIME and whatever else. If this is wrong, ignore everything I said and I wholeheartedly apologize.
Yes, that is correct.

G1 Smoketreader wrote:I haven't read the novels: I don't plan to. I haven't played the games, I'll pick them up someday, maybe. There is no TF PRIME airing in my area, I watch it on YOUTUBE if I'm not away from home for work.

To the best of my knowledge, the above ARE all one continuity and in it there is a group of TFs who escape Cybertron on the last ship out, which I'm pretty sure is the Ark and that this group baptizes itself 'Generation one'.
You were right up until the last sentence. The group that leaves Cybertron aboard the Ark do not go to Earth like in G1 fiction. They go instead on a space-faring quest to several colony planets, which did not happen in G1.

G1 Smoketreader wrote:This group is the OFFICIAL GENERATION ONE because they are in an OFFICIAL CONTINUITY. Their appearance in this OFFICIAL CONTINUITY FAMILY is THE OFFICIAL REWRITE OF the original GENERATION ONE- that 'original' being the cartoon show that came before Generation two and was renamed G1, well, posthumously, if you will.
Generation 1 is an official continuity, and this, the Aligned continuity, is also an official continuity. There is more than one official continuity beyond just G1.

G1 Smoketreader wrote:The writers of TF:PRIME took some odd bits from here and there, tweaked them around used them in a pre-written story that has status effects being passed around mixed with the occasional flashback to take up episode space where nothing much is actually happening quite often.

By Pre-written I mean the end is decided.The key events are decided. The character development is decided. It's not free-form.It's not character development because it's not open ended. It's just a formula- and since so few character types are in the formula, it's a charlatan effort.
Yes and no.

By "yes" I mean that the folks at Hasbro have done what you say by having mapped out the timeline that this current continuity takes place in.

But, by "no" I mean that the writers of Prime are a different group than those who have created the "pre-written" material. The Prime writers work beneath those at Hasbro who have outlined the timeline of the Aligned continuity, but the outline itself is written in very broad strokes, giving the Prime writers (and other writers working on other parts of this continuity's timeline, like the folks at High Moon Studios) enough creative freedom to do with they want with the series without feeling too restricted but still remaining within the reasonable confines of the continuity's outline.

G1 Smoketreader wrote:AND THE REWRITE OF GENERATION ONE (the old one becoming the new one) IS CONTINUED INSIDE THE STORY OF THIS SHOW.
I think the issue here might be that you're possibly using a different definition of the word "rewrite" than the rest of us.

G1 Smoketreader wrote:[b]You ask where is said G1 in this show: I say that's exactly the point; Where is it? T Does it have to be the same G1, in terms of Wheeljack being a Wrecker? In terms of Starscream being a gimp? In terms of Orion Pax being Optronix?: No, it doesn't need to be the same G1.

Should it be a different G1? NOT IF YOU'RE A GOOD ENOUGH STORYTELLER. IF YOU'RE A GOOD ENOUGH STORYTELLER, KNOCKOUT CAN OVERSEE A BUNCH OF DECEP FOOTMEN (OR EVEN DREADWING)AS THEY PERFORM A CERVICAL CORTEX PATCH THINGY OPERATION WHILE STILL BEING STUCK IN THE WALL- ALL THE GEAR JUST GETS WHEELED INTO THE HALLWAY.
I think you might also be using a different definition of "G1" as well.

G1 Smoketreader wrote:And no, I don't want just G1. I want it all.
"All" what?


Shadowman wrote:Dude, are you still on that? Nevermind that you and only you understand what "rewrite is continued inside the story" means, it's still official that G1 is unrelated.

G1 Smoketreader wrote:You ask where is said G1 in this show: I say that's exactly the point; Where is it?


How many times do we have to explain this to you? We're not asking anything, we're telling you that G1 is unrelated.
Hang on a sec, Shadowman. I think we can approach this better if we get a better understanding of what he thinks of as a "rewrite" and "G1", since those seem to be the biggest points of conflict here. ;)
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Re: The Official Transformers: Prime Discussion Thread

Postby PrymeStriker » Thu Dec 06, 2012 7:50 pm

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Primus, help me now.

To the best of my knowledge the aligned continuity includes the WFC and FOC games, then also the novels (Exodus and whichever other- I don't recall), plus PRIME and whatever else. If this is wrong, ignore everything I said and I wholeheartedly apologize.


You're not wrong.

To the best of my knowledge, the above ARE all one continuity and in it there is a group of TFs who escape Cybertron on the last ship out, which I'm pretty sure is the Ark and that this group baptizes itself 'Generation one'.


That's...not right.

This group is the OFFICIAL GENERATION ONE because they are in an OFFICIAL CONTINUITY. Their appearance in this OFFICIAL CONTINUITY FAMILY is THE OFFICIAL REWRITE OF the original GENERATION ONE- that 'original' being the cartoon show that came before Generation two and was renamed G1, well, posthumously, if you will.


I think you're confusing "rewrite" with an "homage." Just because it has elements from G1 doesn't make it a rewrite. These elements are in respect to G1.

Should it be a different G1? NOT IF YOU'RE A GOOD ENOUGH STORYTELLER. IF YOU'RE A GOOD ENOUGH STORYTELLER, KNOCKOUT CAN OVERSEE A BUNCH OF DECEP FOOTMEN (OR EVEN DREADWING)AS THEY PERFORM A CERVICAL CORTEX PATCH THINGY OPERATION WHILE STILL BEING STUCK IN THE WALL- ALL THE GEAR JUST GETS WHEELED INTO THE HALLWAY.


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Re: The Official Transformers: Prime Discussion Thread

Postby That Bot » Fri Dec 07, 2012 1:11 am

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Let's clear up this rewrite/continuity business, shall we? Maybe this will help.
http://tfwiki.net/wiki/Continuity_family
The Aligned Continuity (Family) is a separate universe from all Transformers stories that preceded it. It draws on various elements from ALL of them to create a NEW unified whole. It can be considered the amalgam of all Transformers media to this point, but it is not replacing or rewriting any of them.
For example, let's say I wanted to write a book about vampires. I could use characters and concepts from Dracula, Nosferatu, and Twilight to create a new story, but that doesn't mean my story supercedes the works of Bram Stoker, F.W. Murnau, or Stephanie Meyer (although it would probably be better than anything she ever wrote). It's the same thing with the Aligned Continuity. New versions of the characters, new stories, some ideas taken from older works, but still separate from what came before.
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Re: The Official Transformers: Prime Discussion Thread

Postby G1 Smoketreader » Fri Dec 07, 2012 2:56 am

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I see.

I went back to check TF Wiki on Exodus. I was sure that I had read there that the group who escape on the Ark name themselves 'Generation one' because they are the first TFs who carry on the Cybertronian civilisation away from the umbra of the council of 13. It's not there.Maybe it was, maybe it wasn't. Any which way, it isn't now.

On those grounds I apologize wholeheartedly for wasting peoples' time and energy.

On defenitions:

I define the 'original' G1 as semi official since it was named and 'titled' (as in 'crowned,robed,Knighted,bestowed with championhood, made the big deal') afterwards. It was and is in my mind a missed opportunity of sorts since the creators didn't really know how much they could do with it until it was over. Yes, it's totally official today, and yes, there are 5 or more 'original' versions of 'the original G1' but it's a **** birth, a messy birth, see? All the real drama in the story came later when groups swooped in to pick it up in retrospect.As a result, they 'scattered the afterbirth' as Ozzy would sing. It's been retold in key areas many times over.Key areas being like seams.Seams being the part of an overall fabric that make it discardable when they come apart.

The 'officially official' timeline is this new one going on today. Anything TF can be folded into it (or hammered out of it)and any generations' story that was told with some form of regret can be retold here with (MODERN) perfection.Anything done in the past in a hurry can be redone here with patience, tlc and so on.You get my drift, I think: IT'S THE BIGGEST OPPORTUNITY to the TF legend since the movies were announced. What they do with all the raw material available to them says a lot.

This new continuity is a vessel that can carry EVERY TF generation and every fan in it. There is so much raw material available to craft this new, official timeline, after nearly 30 years of hindsight, any creator or fan SHOULD have expectations and demands. The first thing I actually expect is another rewrite of this timeline into an alternative timeline within a decade, what I demand MASTER CRAFTED RESULTS. An example of existing gems to be collected into this one, big new wonder of a gem would be respect for the prototypical things that came from each generation. From G1, examples are the Theoretician (Skids) and the Diversionary Tactician (Smokescreen). I will never stop insisting that a toymaker should recognize these examples as focus points that a child MUST have in the universe of its' toy collection because utilizing them is a massive exercise for a developing mind.

I treated this new continuity as a possibility (and expectation, rightly or wrongly) to rewrite EVERYTHING, one bit of which is the fall of Cybertronian civilization and then (the original G1 from 84) inside the above mentioned vessel. My error is that there is no group in Exodus that names itself 'Generation one' as I came to believe for whatever reason. Therefore, I wasted peoples' time and apologize again.

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Re: The Official Transformers: Prime Discussion Thread

Postby Shadowman » Fri Dec 07, 2012 4:42 am

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I still have no idea what you're talking about. A lot of that just didn't fit together. I guess what you're saying is, you want...what, more G1 references? Characters closer to G1? What?

By the way, the "original" G1 (Which makes no sense, as that implies there were multiple first generations of the franchise) would have been everything that came before Generation 2, which was officially branded, and is why we call the original series G1. Incidentally, G1, G2, Beast Wars and Beast Machines are all part of the G1 continuity family. So, really, everything that came before RID sort of counts.
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Re: The Official Transformers: Prime Discussion Thread

Postby PrymeStriker » Fri Dec 07, 2012 9:47 am

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I...think I got the drift of what he's saying.

What I got out of it was: "Previous continuities were rushed, the creators were blinded with it, and didn't know what they could do with it. There's a new continuity that's supposed to be the basis of all Transformers projects for the next decade, so there is plenty of room in the Aligned family for the rushed elements of previous continuities to be retold."

If I'm translating that correctly. then I'll have to disagree with the beginning. Animated & Beast Wars were really good at keeping a story going without rushing it.

So, his point is rather redundant. Yes, the Aligned continuity family is taking elements from all continuities and aligning them, "rushing it" or not.

If this isn't what you meant, I'm still confused. :???:
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Re: The Official Transformers: Prime Discussion Thread

Postby Red 50 » Fri Dec 07, 2012 2:13 pm

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Uh... What?

I read it, re-read it and checked it but I still don't understand what's all the rattle about.

And honestly, I'd prefer to keep it that way.

On with the business:
I don't know if it's been mentioned already or if it's even been confirmed or formally rejected, but I HOPE that the Dinobots would make their debut on TF: Prime. They could be an balancing factor against the Predacons.
Of course, it would be logical to assume that the presence of transformers is going to become a public knowledge. Kinda hard to cover up the events of "Darkest hour".

I would love to see Dinobots brawl out with Predacons.
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Re: The Official Transformers: Prime Discussion Thread

Postby PrymeStriker » Fri Dec 07, 2012 2:50 pm

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Red 50 wrote:I don't know if it's been mentioned already or if it's even been confirmed or formally rejected, but I HOPE that the Dinobots would make their debut on TF: Prime.


Technically, they've made their debut in the Transformers: Prime Rage of the Dinobots comic series that bridges FoC to Prime, as well as season two to season three. As far as the cartoon goes, Gregg Berger has been teased as a VA on the show, and there was mention of a possibility of a Prime Voyager Grimlock. If we don't get a full roster of Dinobots, we can at least safely assume Grimlock will show up.
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Re: The Official Transformers: Prime Discussion Thread

Postby Shadowman » Fri Dec 07, 2012 3:26 pm

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PrymeStriker wrote:
Red 50 wrote:I don't know if it's been mentioned already or if it's even been confirmed or formally rejected, but I HOPE that the Dinobots would make their debut on TF: Prime.


Technically, they've made their debut in the Transformers: Prime Rage of the Dinobots comic series that bridges FoC to Prime, as well as season two to season three. As far as the cartoon goes, Gregg Berger has been teased as a VA on the show, and there was mention of a possibility of a Prime Voyager Grimlock. If we don't get a full roster of Dinobots, we can at least safely assume Grimlock will show up.


Technically they debuted in the DS version of War for Cybertron, but that might be splitting hairs a bit.
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