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Another unofficial fembot on the way (G1 Firestar)

Postby El Duque » Wed Oct 20, 2010 5:56 am

Motto: "I ain't got time to bleed!"
Weapon: Gattling Gun
http://bbs.actoys.net/read.php?tid-532591.html

I'm guessing she's one of the team that broke into Shockwave's energon stockpile.

Edit: Sorry should have posted in the 3rd party forum.
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Re: Another unofficial fembot on the way

Postby Lapse Of Reason » Wed Oct 20, 2010 6:00 am

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Interesting news, but my that is an eyesore. Looks like a turd on her head.
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Re: Another unofficial fembot on the way

Postby Amelie » Wed Oct 20, 2010 6:00 am

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I see Firestire. I am pleased. :D
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Re: Another unofficial fembot on the way (G1 Firestar)

Postby Counterpunch » Wed Oct 20, 2010 6:34 am

Motto: "...and I used to be such a nice guy."
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Looks terrible! :x
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Re: Another unofficial fembot on the way (G1 Firestar)

Postby Mkall » Wed Oct 20, 2010 7:04 am

Weapon: Twin Sonic Cannons
That's quite the backpack on her.

I'll have to see more before judging
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Re: Another unofficial fembot on the way (G1 Firestar)

Postby Gauntlet101010 » Wed Oct 20, 2010 7:30 am

If the face was better it'd be only temptimg. Since this is from the same guys who made the 2nd Arcee, it's probably $100 ... definately not worth it in my book.
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Re: Another unofficial fembot on the way (G1 Firestar)

Postby kirbenvost » Wed Oct 20, 2010 8:44 am

Motto: "Deal with it."
Weapon: Sniper Rifle
Meh?
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Re: Another unofficial fembot on the way (G1 Firestar)

Postby --B-- » Wed Oct 20, 2010 9:06 am

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Re: Another unofficial fembot on the way (G1 Firestar)

Postby El Duque » Wed Oct 20, 2010 9:23 am

Motto: "I ain't got time to bleed!"
Weapon: Gattling Gun
I have to agree this doesn't look too impressive. I've got their Delicate Warrior aka Arcee on the way, so maybe that will give a little more insight into their quality. I would like see the alt mode and a straight forward pic of the bot mode.
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Re: Another unofficial fembot on the way (G1 Firestar)

Postby Sky-Quake » Wed Oct 20, 2010 9:37 am

Motto: "I'll rip out your optics"
Weapon: Plasma Cannon
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Re: Another unofficial fembot on the way (G1 Firestar)

Postby RK_Striker_JK_5 » Wed Oct 20, 2010 9:48 am

Motto: ""I am a warrior. Let the battle be joined.""
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Face looks... melted. Or is that just me? Unfinished at least.
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Re: Another unofficial fembot on the way (G1 Firestar)

Postby RodimusConvoy13 » Wed Oct 20, 2010 10:15 am

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Re: Another unofficial fembot on the way (G1 Firestar)

Postby Jesterhead » Wed Oct 20, 2010 10:40 am

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RK_Striker_JK_5 wrote:Face looks... melted. Or is that just me? Unfinished at least.


I was going to say that the face looks like a wad of chewed up bubblegum... :-?
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Re: Another unofficial fembot on the way (G1 Firestar)

Postby ThunderThruster » Wed Oct 20, 2010 11:10 am

There a few points on this that say 'this is going in the right direction' but generally it just screams 'put me outta my misery!'
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Re: Another unofficial fembot on the way (G1 Firestar)

Postby MGrotusque » Wed Oct 20, 2010 11:38 am

Pretty damn ugly but i like it....like it alot. She's got a great retro space look.
I've always liked ugly TF's and this fits the bill. If she's not too pricey i'd buy her for sure.
Sure she has kibble on the back but they're getting the femeinine aspect of these TF's down now which is important. Hard to get that classic cartoon feminine look without kibble in my opinion.
If you had panels attached to the arms and big blocky legs you'd totally lose the look. So i don't mind the kibbble on the back.
I even like the wheels dangeling off the thighs.
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Re: Another unofficial fembot on the way (G1 Firestar)

Postby SLUGSLINGER81 » Wed Oct 20, 2010 11:41 am

Motto: ""If you can't find a way, make a way""
Weapon: Slingshot
She def got some junk in that trunk...sorry I had too :lol: :KREMZEEK:
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Re: Another unofficial fembot on the way (G1 Firestar)

Postby Brychanus » Wed Oct 20, 2010 1:31 pm

Weapon: Star Saber Sword
Oh my. She looks like the Queen of All Cosmos from Katamari Damacy.
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Re: Another unofficial fembot on the way (G1 Firestar)

Postby PraetorGix » Wed Oct 20, 2010 1:36 pm

Mmhh, I think I like it quite much (aside from the turd-helmet) The articulation is quite good, and with a more careful paint job it could be really nice. Let us wait for the price tag nevertheless...
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Re: Another unofficial fembot on the way (G1 Firestar)

Postby Doctor McGrath » Wed Oct 20, 2010 3:10 pm

Motto: "This is quick but not quite painless.."
Weapon: Semi-Automatic Glue Gun
Clever pose, trying to neglect the fact it's is inevitably back-heavy. I refuse to believe this is a finished product.
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Re: Another unofficial fembot on the way (G1 Firestar)

Postby Mindmaster » Wed Oct 20, 2010 3:31 pm

Motto: "For I have dipped my hands in muddied waters, and, withdrawing them, find 'tis better to be a commander than a common man!"
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Firestar's face is just.... downright ugly. And yes, my passionate hate for 3rd party products still burns. :lol:
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Re: Another unofficial fembot on the way (G1 Firestar)

Postby The Legend » Wed Oct 20, 2010 4:32 pm

It looks like it's made of candle wax.
Where did these guys get the idea that there was enough demand for these characters to make it financially viable to make them?
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Re: Another unofficial fembot on the way (G1 Firestar)

Postby Gauntlet101010 » Wed Oct 20, 2010 4:38 pm

The Legend wrote:It looks like it's made of candle wax.
Where did these guys get the idea that there was enough demand for these characters to make it financially viable to make them?

Other than companies making Quintessons, Springer, Arcee, Hearts of Steel Prime, the Autoscouts, the MP Coneheads, and all the other 3rd party merchendise?

If it were MUCH cheaper it might even have been worth getting. But, as you say .... candle wax. The headsculpt alone makes it not worth it.
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Re: Another unofficial fembot on the way (G1 Firestar)

Postby Covenant » Wed Oct 20, 2010 5:23 pm

Motto: "Just keep going.."
Weapon: Fusion Cannon
That looks terrible.

Of all the third party companies, I'm still awaiting some Fembots that look decent.
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Re: Another unofficial fembot on the way (G1 Firestar)

Postby MGrotusque » Wed Oct 20, 2010 7:53 pm

i keep looking at her and she looks like a female version/sister of G1 Repugnus to me. Same colours and backpack and little beady eyes in bot mode. Now she needs to shoot sparks and i'd be sold.
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Re: Another unofficial fembot on the way (G1 Firestar)

Postby angelababy » Wed Oct 20, 2010 8:18 pm

That's quite the backpack on her.
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