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Re: Why is FOC Swindle so darn big?

Postby PrymeStriker » Tue Sep 04, 2012 9:54 am

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千代爸爸 wrote:I think he is fat not big exactly .




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Quite possibly the best photo I've seen of Bruticus combined, maybe it's this paint scheme. Maybe I'll pick up the retail release after all.

Edit: well it's a good picture even if I can't quote it. :roll:


Hmph. I'm being forced to pick up the retail release. Budget.

If budget's a consideration, are you also considering the G2 release? It's actually cheaper than the retail release. (Unless you're not in the US)


And go for an even uglier colors? I'm fine with the retail release. I actually like that better than the G2.
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Re: Why is FOC Swindle so darn big?

Postby DevastaTTor » Tue Sep 04, 2012 7:49 pm

PrymeStriker wrote:
DevastaTTor wrote:
PrymeStriker wrote:
DevastaTTor wrote:
千代爸爸 wrote:I think he is fat not big exactly .




321321321.jpg

Quite possibly the best photo I've seen of Bruticus combined, maybe it's this paint scheme. Maybe I'll pick up the retail release after all.

Edit: well it's a good picture even if I can't quote it. :roll:


Hmph. I'm being forced to pick up the retail release. Budget.

If budget's a consideration, are you also considering the G2 release? It's actually cheaper than the retail release. (Unless you're not in the US)


And go for an even uglier colors? I'm fine with the retail release. I actually like that better than the G2.

Fair enough; go for the retail colors.
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Re: Why is FOC Swindle so darn big?

Postby gavinfuzzy » Tue Sep 04, 2012 8:23 pm

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DevastaTTor wrote:
PrymeStriker wrote:
DevastaTTor wrote:
千代爸爸 wrote:I think he is fat not big exactly .




321321321.jpg

Quite possibly the best photo I've seen of Bruticus combined, maybe it's this paint scheme. Maybe I'll pick up the retail release after all.

Edit: well it's a good picture even if I can't quote it. :roll:


Hmph. I'm being forced to pick up the retail release. Budget.

If budget's a consideration, are you also considering the G2 release? It's actually cheaper than the retail release. (Unless you're not in the US)


Remember the original source of the G2 image? It was from a Chinese hasbro product catalog of sorts... I'm sure they will be released here too. :lol: Also, collector shops are taking orders on the "Amazon" G2 bruticus for around $88 USD, which in still cheaper than the $116 I would spent if I were to buy the regular ones off retail. :lol:

I'm waiting for Takara's take on this... Please be game accurate colours. :PRAY:
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Re: Why is FOC Swindle so darn big?

Postby 千代爸爸 » Fri Sep 07, 2012 7:16 am

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hinomars19 wrote:He isn't taller, but overall he's 'beefier'. My point is if Onslaught had those proportions, the combined mode wouldn't look so 'stringy'.
BTW, thanks for that pic, I was nearly there with that mis-transform of Blast-off. You've made mine look better now ;)


how about this time ? :D


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Re: Why is FOC Swindle so darn big?

Postby GuyIncognito » Fri Sep 07, 2012 8:49 am

千代爸爸 wrote:
how about this time ? :D


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Did you just rotate the thighs? Interesting, but I think it makes him look even more lanky and awkward.
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Re: Why is FOC Swindle so darn big?

Postby BeastProwl » Sat Sep 08, 2012 3:31 pm

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So is it true that his legs don't move at the hip at all?
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Re: Why is FOC Swindle so darn big?

Postby RAcast » Sat Sep 08, 2012 7:21 pm

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So is it true that his legs don't move at the hip at all?

It was my understanding that he had ratchety hip joints...?
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Re: Why is FOC Swindle so darn big?

Postby BeastProwl » Sat Sep 08, 2012 7:24 pm

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RAcast wrote:It was my understanding that he had ratchety hip joints...?

Maybe he does in that mode? IDK.
Edit* He has hip movement in that mode 8)
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Re: Why is FOC Swindle so darn big?

Postby Mindmaster » Sat Mar 30, 2013 5:15 pm

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