Ultra Magnus Anyone?

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Ultra Magnus Anyone?

Postby Downshift7 » Fri Jan 18, 2008 1:36 pm

Weapon: Switch Blade Tail
This is a concept of what Ultra Magnus could look like as a repaint. Any suggestions?
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Re: Ultra Magnus Anyone?

Postby ChrisR291 » Fri Jan 18, 2008 1:42 pm

Looks good, suprised it hasn't happened yet.
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Re: Ultra Magnus Anyone?

Postby Firebird » Fri Jan 18, 2008 2:19 pm

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I would rather spend my money on one of those than nightwatch Prime...
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Re: Ultra Magnus Anyone?

Postby Ultra Magnus » Fri Jan 18, 2008 2:20 pm

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Ummmm... Hm. I might almost go for that if he had ARMOR. But that's just me. I'm Biased.
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Re: Ultra Magnus Anyone?

Postby Burn » Fri Jan 18, 2008 3:42 pm

No thanks. Ultra Magnus is his own bot and not some cheap Optimus Prime white repaint.
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Re: Ultra Magnus Anyone?

Postby Downshift7 » Fri Jan 18, 2008 4:45 pm

Weapon: Switch Blade Tail
No thanks. Ultra Magnus is his own bot and not some cheap Optimus Prime white repaint.


I agree, but, I would not object to a UM re-paint rather than no UM at all.
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Re: Ultra Magnus Anyone?

Postby Burn » Fri Jan 18, 2008 4:57 pm

I'm the opposite.

I'd rather go without an Ultra Magnus figure rather than see him once again become nothing more than a repaint of Optimus Prime.

Yeah yeah, his G1 self was a repaint, but he had the new trailer and stuff.

To me it's just Hasbro taking a cheap way out to hold onto a copyright for the name.
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Re: Ultra Magnus Anyone?

Postby Redimus GTS » Fri Jan 18, 2008 5:04 pm

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Burn wrote:To me it's just Hasbro taking a cheap way out to hold onto a copyright for the name.


Would you rather they called a Minicon 'Ultra Magnus' to keep the name?
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Re: Ultra Magnus Anyone?

Postby Bed Bugs » Fri Jan 18, 2008 5:19 pm

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I'm thinking that we'll be getting Ultra Magnus in the sequel, otherwise Hasbro would have released him as the repaint above, instead of Nightwatch Prime.

They have to be careful with what characters they release through repaints right now, as they may want to use said characters in the sequel.
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Re: Ultra Magnus Anyone?

Postby Downshift7 » Fri Jan 18, 2008 5:31 pm

Weapon: Switch Blade Tail
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Re: Ultra Magnus Anyone?

Postby Dr. Z » Fri Jan 18, 2008 11:19 pm

I remember seeing a really nice one similar to your concept on Ebay last summer.
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Re: Ultra Magnus Anyone?

Postby zodconvoy » Fri Jan 18, 2008 11:53 pm

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I just call the white Prime's Magnus. It's always been Magnus in Ultra armor to me.
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Re: Ultra Magnus Anyone?

Postby Anonymous. » Sat Jan 19, 2008 12:15 am

Wow, that digibash just looks awesomely fantastic.
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Re: Ultra Magnus Anyone?

Postby i_amtrunks » Sun Jan 20, 2008 5:32 pm

It's a nice digibash, and the gold is a nice and different touch.

But no thanks, I'd prefer to not have another white Prime repaint being called Ultra Magnus.
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