RUMOR: Possible New Botcon Attendee Figure?

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.

RUMOR: Possible New Botcon Attendee Figure?

Postby Nekoman » Thu Apr 29, 2010 7:10 pm

Motto: "Think for yourself, and think hard."
Weapon: Star Saber Sword
S250, famous for obtaining early production samples of Transformers, has recently laid his hands on a new redeco of Energon Downshift. The figure itself is predominately blue and appears to be cast in plastic, rather than painted, adding to the legitimacy. To see it for yourself, click here. Worth mentioning is that he bears a resemblance to Action Masters Slicer.

Image

To view Energon Downshift's gallery, click here.
User avatar
Nekoman
City Commander
Posts: 3460
News Credits: 29
Joined: Sat Nov 17, 2007 12:40 pm
Location: Athens, GA
Strength: Infinity
Intelligence: ???
Speed: 1
Endurance: 1
Rank: N/A
Courage: N/A
Firepower: 10
Skill: N/A

Re: RUMOR: Possible New Botcon Attendee Figure?

Postby Diem » Thu Apr 29, 2010 7:22 pm

Ooh, obscure. I approve. Doesn't really fit the G2 theme but hey, whatever.

I hope that BotCon's recent robo-chubby for Actionmasters means we might get a Mainframe or an Over-Run.
User avatar
Diem
City Commander
Posts: 3097
News Credits: 35
Joined: Thu Jan 25, 2007 11:39 am

Re: RUMOR: Possible New Botcon Attendee Figure?

Postby HighPrime » Thu Apr 29, 2010 7:23 pm

Motto: "Wake up with the King!"
One of the better Energon molds. I'd pick this up Botcon or not.
HighPrime
Pretender
Posts: 728
News Credits: 11
Joined: Mon Jul 30, 2007 12:18 pm
Strength: 8
Intelligence: 10
Speed: 4
Endurance: 4
Rank: 9
Courage: 10
Firepower: 5
Skill: 10+

Re: RUMOR: Possible New Botcon Attendee Figure?

Postby Heater » Thu Apr 29, 2010 7:59 pm

isn't that kind of like Skram? the g2 autobot minicar?
Image
Heater
Mini-Con
Posts: 11
Joined: Wed Jul 02, 2003 11:53 pm

Re: RUMOR: Possible New Botcon Attendee Figure?

Postby Diem » Thu Apr 29, 2010 8:02 pm

Heater wrote:isn't that kind of like Skram? the g2 autobot minicar?
Image

I was thinking that but those bonnet decals are definitely Slicer's.
User avatar
Diem
City Commander
Posts: 3097
News Credits: 35
Joined: Thu Jan 25, 2007 11:39 am

Re: RUMOR: Possible New Botcon Attendee Figure?

Postby LiKwid » Thu Apr 29, 2010 8:06 pm

Motto: "When In doubt..Invert polarities!!!!"
Weapon: V-Lock Rifle, V-Lock Cannon
The more the merrier. So far I like what I'm seeing out of this years Botcon..just wish the damn registration would hurry up!
Image

Counterpunch wrote:FP sure does provide some F'd up head.

Sell me your Beast wars stuff!!!!
User avatar
LiKwid
Gestalt
Posts: 2091
News Credits: 8
Joined: Sun Jul 22, 2007 8:01 pm
Location: San Antonio Tx
Buy from LiKwid on eBay
Strength: 8
Intelligence: 9
Speed: 5
Endurance: 10
Rank: 10+
Courage: 10
Firepower: 6
Skill: 10

Re: RUMOR: Possible New Botcon Attendee Figure?

Postby Dinobot Prime » Thu Apr 29, 2010 8:47 pm

Considering the fact that Action Master Slicer was a straight repaint of Action Master Wheeljack, I'd consider this highly probable in terms of identity.
Dinobot Prime
Targetmaster
Posts: 636
Joined: Thu Jun 29, 2006 6:01 pm

Re: RUMOR: Possible New Botcon Attendee Figure?

Postby Mkall » Thu Apr 29, 2010 9:38 pm

Weapon: Twin Sonic Cannons
Hmmm, could this instead be Shattered Glass Wheeljack?

http://tfwiki.net/wiki/Image:Wheeljack_shattered.jpg
Image

My Collection! Updated June 18, 2016
User avatar
Mkall
God Of Transformers
Posts: 14832
News Credits: 37
Joined: Sat Sep 27, 2003 7:50 pm
Strength: 7
Intelligence: 8
Speed: 6
Endurance: 6
Rank: 8
Courage: 8
Firepower: 6
Skill: 10

Re: RUMOR: Possible New Botcon Attendee Figure?

Postby Lefthand convoy » Thu Apr 29, 2010 9:57 pm

Diffinately Slicer. Check it out.I say pretty sexy.

Looks Like they are continuing thier homage to the Elite Guard set by adding another UK Decepticon to the mix.
Kindof how they keep adding to the Shattered Glass or Beast Wars or even thier Pre G1 line up.
Attachments
actionmasters020.jpg
Lefthand convoy
Mini-Con
Posts: 49
Joined: Thu Aug 25, 2005 8:33 pm

Re: RUMOR: Possible New Botcon Attendee Figure?

Postby Trikeboy » Thu Apr 29, 2010 10:56 pm

Oh my god, the first from this years Botcon (possibly, though being from S250 it is very highly likely) that I want. I don't care if it is Slicer I will just stick a purple Autobot faction sticker on it and call him Shattered Glass Wheeljack. Click the link in my signature to see my custom SG Wheeljack.
Watch the first of my youtube series, Friends Transform.

User avatar
Trikeboy
Brainmaster
Posts: 1467
News Credits: 10
Joined: Wed Feb 14, 2007 4:33 pm
Location: Cupar, Scotland

Re: RUMOR: Possible New Botcon Attendee Figure?

Postby Editor » Fri Apr 30, 2010 2:00 am

Motto: ""I'm not even supposed to be here today!""
Weapon: Shotgun
Trikeboy wrote:Oh my god, the first from this years Botcon (possibly, though being from S250 it is very highly likely) that I want. I don't care if it is Slicer I will just stick a purple Autobot faction sticker on it and call him Shattered Glass Wheeljack. Click the link in my signature to see my custom SG Wheeljack.



LOL watch them release it as a special Mystery figure limited to (oh lets say) 400 pieces & one per person. Only for attendees to find out after they are given out that 200 of them are g2 con logoed Slicers, and the other 200 as SG bot Wheeljack.
Image
Once I ran an Anime festival with over 6,000 attendees. Now... not so much.
User avatar
Editor
City Commander
Posts: 3640
News Credits: 9
Joined: Wed May 10, 2006 2:18 am
Location: Vancouver, Cascadia
Watch Editor on YouTube
Buy from Editor on eBay
Strength: 6
Intelligence: 8
Speed: 7
Endurance: 8
Rank: ???
Courage: 7
Firepower: 4
Skill: 6

Re: RUMOR: Possible New Botcon Attendee Figure?

Postby JelZe GoldRabbit » Fri Apr 30, 2010 6:22 am

Motto: "The only good is knowledge, and the only evil is ignorance."
Weapon: Dual Bladed Sword
Mkall wrote:Hmmm, could this instead be Shattered Glass Wheeljack?

http://tfwiki.net/wiki/Image:Wheeljack_shattered.jpg


A Downshift with Slicer's colors? A weird coincidence, but since BotCon's G1-Europe/G2 themed I'll go with with him being Slicer unless there's a purple :BOT: on it.
"I have Autism and I'm proud of it!" - Myself

Top 5 Priorities:

1) BW Neo X-7 Elphaorpha
2) RiD 2001 Dreadwind & Smokejumper
3) RiD 2001 Destructicons Bludgeon & Scourge
4) Universe 2003 Night Slash Cheetor
5) BW Convobat (red) & Megalligator (purple)

The resident Rewind... well, half of one :lol:

- Jelze Bunnycat =:3
User avatar
JelZe GoldRabbit
God Of Transformers
Posts: 17781
News Credits: 23
Joined: Thu Feb 17, 2005 6:45 am
Location: McKinney, Texas, USA; Delft, the Netherlands
Strength: 5
Intelligence: 9
Speed: 8
Endurance: 7
Rank: 1
Courage: 6
Skill: 5

Re: RUMOR: Possible New Botcon Attendee Figure?

Postby Razorclaw0000 » Fri Apr 30, 2010 7:07 am

Motto: "Know that I am Razorclaw, that my reality is not yours, and while I share Tigerhawk's dual Spark and Vok heritage...
I am NOT he!"
Weapon: Ion Particle Blaster
Freaking beautiful. That mold has not been used enough. It has a goddamn dual barreled shotgun! We need more shotguns as weapons.
User avatar
Razorclaw0000
Guardian Of Seibertron
Posts: 6159
News Credits: 53
Joined: Tue May 06, 2003 1:00 pm
Location: Ashley, PA
Buy from Razorclaw0000 on eBay
Strength: 8
Intelligence: 10+
Speed: 8
Endurance: 7
Rank: 7
Courage: 8
Firepower: 10
Skill: 9

Re: RUMOR: Possible New Botcon Attendee Figure?

Postby Samsonator » Fri Apr 30, 2010 7:33 am

Motto: ""Death is the only way out.""
Weapon: Sword of Fury
Slicer or SG Wheeljack... tough to tell since SG Wheeljack's painted like Slicer...
Either way it looks cool and I agree that this mold is not used nearly enough.
Image
Samsonator: Thirteen Years? I've been here for THIRTEEN YEARS?!
Not much there yet, but check me out on IMDB!
User avatar
Samsonator
City Commander
Posts: 3012
News Credits: 1
Joined: Wed Aug 20, 2003 5:45 pm
Location: Surrey, BC, Canada
Watch Samsonator on YouTube
Strength: 5
Intelligence: 7
Speed: 4
Endurance: 6
Rank: 10
Courage: 6
Firepower: 10
Skill: 7

Re: RUMOR: Possible New Botcon Attendee Figure?

Postby Counterpunch » Fri Apr 30, 2010 7:42 am

Motto: "Everything I do is divinely sanctioned."
Weapon: Jawbreaker Cannon
That's not going to be SG Wheeljack.

Nope.
Image
User avatar
Counterpunch
Podcast Host
Posts: 15759
News Credits: 72
Joined: Wed Mar 05, 2003 10:56 pm
Strength: 6
Intelligence: 8
Speed: 6
Endurance: 5
Rank: 9
Courage: 9
Firepower: 4
Skill: 7

Re: RUMOR: Possible New Botcon Attendee Figure?

Postby Flux Convoy » Fri Apr 30, 2010 8:16 am

Motto: "Chaos... is coming!..."
Counterpunch wrote:That's not going to be SG Wheeljack.

Nope.

Don't lie to me, monkey. ;) I don't care what they name it, the deco is the same for either character. He WILL fill an SG character slot in my collection.
:BOT:
Image
User avatar
Flux Convoy
Guardian Of Seibertron
Posts: 6635
News Credits: 23
Joined: Mon Jun 30, 2003 6:59 am
Location: Spinning my wheels into the void.
Buy from Flux Convoy on eBay

Re: RUMOR: Possible New Botcon Attendee Figure?

Postby Mkall » Fri Apr 30, 2010 8:17 am

Weapon: Twin Sonic Cannons
JelZe GoldRabbit wrote:
Mkall wrote:Hmmm, could this instead be Shattered Glass Wheeljack?

http://tfwiki.net/wiki/Image:Wheeljack_shattered.jpg


A Downshift with Slicer's colors? A weird coincidence, but since BotCon's G1-Europe/G2 themed I'll go with with him being Slicer unless there's a purple :BOT: on it.

Wouldn't be the first time a Botcon atendee figure set has heralded past themes
Image

My Collection! Updated June 18, 2016
User avatar
Mkall
God Of Transformers
Posts: 14832
News Credits: 37
Joined: Sat Sep 27, 2003 7:50 pm
Strength: 7
Intelligence: 8
Speed: 6
Endurance: 6
Rank: 8
Courage: 8
Firepower: 6
Skill: 10

Re: RUMOR: Possible New Botcon Attendee Figure?

Postby Delicon » Fri Apr 30, 2010 8:18 am

Motto: "Seibertron.com: Other sites lack the meat!"
Weapon: Battle Blades
It could very well be an add-on being that they've been using those as a way to go back and "finish" prior con sets. Btw, I fully expect a SG Galvatron this year using the Cybertron Evac mold, ala the comic profile we saw at the end of last year in the club magazine.
datguy86 wrote:This is the second TFCC toy named after a vibrator, yes?
Delicon
Gestalt
Posts: 2453
News Credits: 18
Joined: Wed Feb 27, 2008 9:13 pm
Location: Telford, PA (Philly Burbs)
Buy from Delicon on eBay
Strength: 5
Intelligence: 9
Speed: 7
Endurance: 9
Rank: 7
Courage: 8
Firepower: 2
Skill: 9


Return to Transformers Toys Discussion

Ending Soon On eBay

A TRANSFORMERS BABOON FUZOR BANTOR TIGER BEAST WARS MAXIMAL - Time Remaining: 2 days 22 hours 43 minutes 24 seconds
DHL TAKARA TRANSFORMERS 2015 TOKYO EXCLUSIVE ROTF LEADER NIGHTMARE MEGATRON - Time Remaining: 3 days 18 hours 33 minutes 16 seconds
Transformers Generations Masterpiece Edition G1 Collectible 6in Bumblebee Figure - Time Remaining: 10 days 11 hours 5 minutes 25 seconds
Transformers G1 1988 BOMBBURST complete pretender hasbro takara bomb burst - Time Remaining: 4 days 3 hours 42 minutes 2 seconds
Takara Tomy Transformers Masterpiece MP-14+ Red Alert Anime Color + Coin - Time Remaining: 3 days 10 hours 30 minutes 54 seconds
Legacy of Revoltech Optimus Prime Jet Wing TRANSFORMERS Action Figure w - Time Remaining: 4 days 17 hours 16 minutes 48 seconds
1985 G1 Transformers Autobot Dinobot Commander Grimlock Tyrannosaurus w/ Weapons - Time Remaining: 2 days 20 hours 19 minutes 42 seconds
Hasbro Kids Logic Transformers Mecha Nations MN008 Devastator - Time Remaining: 5 days 10 hours 7 minutes 9 seconds
Transformers Podcast: Twincast / Podcast #159 - Imperfect Specks
Twincast / Podcast #159:
"Imperfect Specks"
MP3 · iTunes · RSS · View · Discuss · Ask
Posted: Saturday, November 12th, 2016
Website Security Test