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Re: Where did Sparkplug go?

Postby Sabrblade » Sun Jul 01, 2012 7:59 pm

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sto_vo_kor_2000 wrote:It was never confirmation of Wheeljacks death within the series.


I'm pretty sure it was strongly implied when Arcee drags his wrecked body next to Windcharger's.
She drags Windcharger's body.

Sto's reasoning for Wheeljack's fate being ambiguous is due to his body not turning grayish like other dead characters did, as well as no season 3 mention of him dying.
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Re: Where did Sparkplug go?

Postby sto_vo_kor_2000 » Sun Jul 01, 2012 8:21 pm

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sto_vo_kor_2000 wrote:It was never confirmation of Wheeljacks death within the series.


I'm pretty sure it was strongly implied when Arcee drags his wrecked body next to Windcharger's.

strongly implied is a matter of opinion,

I seem to recall plenty of characters to have suffered similar damage, but continued to live.
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Re: Where did Sparkplug go?

Postby sto_vo_kor_2000 » Sun Jul 01, 2012 8:22 pm

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Sabrblade wrote:
Archanubis wrote:
sto_vo_kor_2000 wrote:It was never confirmation of Wheeljacks death within the series.


I'm pretty sure it was strongly implied when Arcee drags his wrecked body next to Windcharger's.
She drags Windcharger's body.

Sto's reasoning for Wheeljack's fate being ambiguous is due to his body not turning grayish like other dead characters did, as well as no season 3 mention of him dying.

and that we have seen other damaged bots get repaired
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Re: Where did Sparkplug go?

Postby thetoytycoon » Mon Jul 02, 2012 1:56 pm

He went to the toilet :lol:
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Re: Where did Sparkplug go?

Postby Lazerface » Wed Jul 04, 2012 12:34 am

Sparkplug got mixed up with a bad crowd, and went through a downward spiral of drugs, drinking, and depression. Then due to some bad luck and poor timing, he was tossed into space, and floated through the abyss aimlessly until being intercepted by Unicron. Unicron turned him into part of Cylonus' armada. He was never to be seen again.
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Re: Where did Sparkplug go?

Postby Towline » Wed Jul 04, 2012 10:28 pm

How sad that one internet fan called Lazerface can provide better closure then 3 seasons worth of cartoon writers.
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Re: Where did Sparkplug go?

Postby RK_Striker_JK_5 » Sun Jul 08, 2012 12:40 pm

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You know, I much much MUCH prefer Wheeljack and Windcharger living. Two less deaths from that damned movie. God, when the people behind it openly admit it was a bad idea... :-x :-x :-x :-x :-x
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Re: Where did Sparkplug go?

Postby Onus Alpha » Mon Jul 30, 2012 12:56 am

Sabrblade wrote:The production script for the season 3 episode "Five Faces of Darkness, Part 1" reveals that he was originally supposed to make an appearance in the episode. But, for some reason, he didn't, and so his sole line of dialogue was given to Blaster instead.

He might still be alive, but I think the most widely accepted fate of his among the fandom is that he passed away at some point.


In the 5th episode of Five faces of Darkness you see an man with grand kids who looks exactly like Sparkplug but with white hair. Right as Trypticon walks by.
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Re: Where did Sparkplug go?

Postby Sabrblade » Mon Jul 30, 2012 11:11 am

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Onus Alpha wrote:In the 5th episode of Five faces of Darkness you see an man with grand kids who looks exactly like Sparkplug but with white hair. Right as Trypticon walks by.
Where? I just watched all the Trypticon scenes from that episode, and the only scene with civilian humans it had just a bunch of random, generic-looking people who didn't resemble Sparkplug.
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Re: Where did Sparkplug go?

Postby craggy » Wed Aug 01, 2012 5:02 am

dozens of actual Transformers characters turn up with little or no explanation, so that makes as much sense to me as any characters disappearing.
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