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AM-17 Autobot Swerve by Mitch Santona

Postby mitchsantona » Sat Sep 08, 2012 5:45 am

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Re: AM-17 Autobot Swerve by Mitch Santona

Postby El Duque » Sat Sep 08, 2012 10:58 am

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Seibertron.com member mitchsantona has posted a video review of Takara Tomy's Transformers Prime Arms Micron Voyager Swerve, an Autobot repaint/retool of Voyager Breakdown. Check out his review embedded below.

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Re: AM-17 Autobot Swerve by Mitch Santona

Postby RAcast » Sat Sep 08, 2012 11:06 am

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The head isn't as derpy as I originally thought now that I realize the blue things are goggles and not his actual eyes, haha. I think I still like the Kup repaint better though.
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Re: AM-17 Autobot Swerve by Mitch Santona

Postby BeastProwl » Sat Sep 08, 2012 12:09 pm

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some guy on here named Envy52295 did it first. Just thought Id'e point that out.
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Re: AM-17 Autobot Swerve by Mitch Santona

Postby STngAR » Sat Sep 08, 2012 3:58 pm

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Ughhh, I think next paycheck Breakdown and Swerve are getting ordered. :MAXIMAL:
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Re: AM-17 Autobot Swerve by Mitch Santona

Postby KNM2012 » Sat Sep 08, 2012 4:33 pm

I have to consider this piece, even though I am trying to be very picky when it comes to any G1 pieces that are not Headmasters related and non-G1 pieces. Anybody here have a convincing argument for me to get him as my possible 12th piece? :-?

And also, I am now compelled to make a tee that says "Forget Rumble and Frenzy! Swerve is Red, Breakdown is Blue" now. :P
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Re: AM-17 Autobot Swerve by Mitch Santona

Postby Autobot032 » Sun Sep 09, 2012 2:11 am

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That's one ugly figure. I know it sounds silly, but with that head and color scheme, it makes the mold suck. Breakdown (and possibly Silas) is the only one that really makes this mold shine.

I see the plastic's still as thin as ever. =\

I wonder if the Takara version of Dreadwing will be all rubbery or have plastic unlike Hasbro's. I'm hoping...
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Re: AM-17 Autobot Swerve by Mitch Santona

Postby PrymeStriker » Sun Sep 09, 2012 2:59 pm

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I still hate this retool. :roll:
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Re: AM-17 Autobot Swerve by Mitch Santona

Postby KNM2012 » Sun Sep 09, 2012 6:23 pm

PrymeStriker wrote:I still hate this retool. :roll:


I wonder why. :-?

But, look on the bright side: The FoC Generations line is going to be getting an Autobot/Wreckers combiner. So that might have you forget this piece. ;)
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Re: AM-17 Autobot Swerve by Mitch Santona

Postby PrymeStriker » Sun Sep 09, 2012 6:49 pm

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PrymeStriker wrote:I still hate this retool. :roll:


I wonder why. :-?

But, look on the bright side: The FoC Generations line is going to be getting an Autobot/Wreckers combiner. So that might have you forget this piece. ;)


I know. I'm really sick and tired of pointless repaints and retools. While the Wrecker combiner isn't as bad as this one, I still hate that too.

Leave Breakdown to his own mold. At least the Silas one makes sense.
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