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Transformers: More Than Meets The Eye Roller Concept Art

Postby El Duque » Tue Oct 30, 2012 4:07 pm

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Transformers: More Than Meets The Eye artist Alex Milne has shared an exclusive concept design for "Shadowplay" Roller by way of UK fansite Full Metal Hero. Looks like Roller has been hitting the gym! Be sure to pick up Transformers: More Than Meets The Eye Ongoing #10 tomorrow. Click here for a preview and here for our full review.

Since this book will be out tomorrow, and the preview is already up online I thought I would just share this design of Roller with you.
it was a lot of fun to come up with his look for issue 10 of MTMTE. When going over what he should look like with James, he mentioned he wanted him to transform into a prisoner transport. With that in mind I started to really think about how big he should be. Finally I decided that he needed to be bigger then Orion Pax. He has a few similar design aspect as pax has. I wanted that since they are a team/partners at the police station.
Well, I must get back to MTMTE, enjoy


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Re: Transformers: More Than Meets The Eye Roller Concept Art

Postby craggy » Tue Oct 30, 2012 4:47 pm

Pax and Roller are "partners".
assembling a Neo-G1/TF:TM cast. Please PM if you have (or know of) the following at a reasonable price: Classics or Henkei Astrotrain, Sunstreaker, Sideswipe, or 3rd Party iGear Ratchet and Ironhide.
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Re: Transformers: More Than Meets The Eye Roller Concept Art

Postby Ultra Markus » Tue Oct 30, 2012 5:11 pm

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somebody make a toy of that!
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Re: Transformers: More Than Meets The Eye Roller Concept Art

Postby craggy » Tue Oct 30, 2012 5:17 pm

Ultra Markus wrote:somebody make a toy of that!

but only after we get Tarn!
assembling a Neo-G1/TF:TM cast. Please PM if you have (or know of) the following at a reasonable price: Classics or Henkei Astrotrain, Sunstreaker, Sideswipe, or 3rd Party iGear Ratchet and Ironhide.
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Re: Transformers: More Than Meets The Eye Roller Concept Art

Postby Mkall » Tue Oct 30, 2012 5:47 pm

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I prefer the DJD in terms of design. Roller seems to take a lot from Dreamwave's WWI Prime's vehicle design.
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Re: Transformers: More Than Meets The Eye Roller Concept Art

Postby PrymeStriker » Tue Oct 30, 2012 6:57 pm

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I would buy this kind of Roller as a toy on the spot. Another great character concept.
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Re: Transformers: More Than Meets The Eye Roller Concept Art

Postby Down_Shift » Tue Oct 30, 2012 7:56 pm

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I'm not really that impressed by it. I mean it looks like most of his other.background characters. While I've been very happy about the series, this is anotheret down design. The vehicle design seems dialed in too. I do however like the scale compared to Pax.
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Re: Transformers: More Than Meets The Eye Roller Concept Art

Postby Alpha Weltall » Wed Oct 31, 2012 3:31 am

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It looks like a cross between WWI Optimus and Xovergen's grand patriot.
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Re: Transformers: More Than Meets The Eye Roller Concept Art

Postby Sodan-1 » Wed Oct 31, 2012 10:05 pm

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Nah. Doesn't do it for me. Doesn't even make sense. How would a bruiser like this guy allow himself to be turned into a tiny, semi-sentient lacky.
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Re: Transformers: More Than Meets The Eye Roller Concept Art

Postby Downbeat » Thu Nov 01, 2012 1:52 pm

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^ Part 3 of Shadowplay hasn't even come out yet, dudicus. I'm guessing that this Roller dies and the drone is named in his honor.
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