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Galvatron is the Silver Truck

Postby TK415 » Sun Feb 16, 2014 1:27 pm

Galvatron is the silver truck.

Edit: Excellent, thank you Autobot032!

This is not what I was expecting, but it does make sense. His arm is a giant cannon. Megatron’s last form was a truck. I guess I am surprised that his cannon isn’t in his alt mode. I suppose he is more "in disguise." I suppose he could do a Wreckers thing and have it come out of his truck mode.

What do you guys think?
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Re: Galvatron is the Silver Truck

Postby Autobot032 » Sun Feb 16, 2014 1:35 pm

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It's been confirmed. The Silver and black, flatnosed, truck is indeed Galvatron.
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Re: Galvatron is the Silver Truck

Postby 5150 Cruiser » Sun Feb 16, 2014 7:57 pm

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Autobot032 wrote:It's been confirmed. The Silver and black, flatnosed, truck is indeed Galvatron.


Where has it been confirmed? Toy Fair? Didn't see any packaging for his toy.
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Re: Galvatron is the Silver Truck

Postby TK415 » Sun Feb 16, 2014 8:28 pm

5150 Cruiser wrote:
Autobot032 wrote:It's been confirmed. The Silver and black, flatnosed, truck is indeed Galvatron.


Where has it been confirmed? Toy Fair? Didn't see any packaging for his toy.


Confirmed I do not know about. But when I saved the image to find out what it was named the image was titled Galvatron. It could be misinformation but I don't think so. Perhaps it was confirmed in one of the presentations.
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Re: Galvatron is the Silver Truck

Postby TurboMMaster » Mon Feb 17, 2014 1:20 am

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Even if oficial concept arts Soundwave for example was called "Breakdown". Also, this kind of source is... well... you know, right?

Better not, Galvatron should have an awesome Cybertronian "Manifestation of Power" alt mode.
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Re: Galvatron is the Silver Truck

Postby Autobot032 » Mon Feb 17, 2014 1:36 am

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5150 Cruiser wrote:
Autobot032 wrote:It's been confirmed. The Silver and black, flatnosed, truck is indeed Galvatron.


Where has it been confirmed? Toy Fair? Didn't see any packaging for his toy.


Hasbro. The official images have his name attached to the photos. These pictures came directly from Hasbro themselves.
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Is that Galvatron?

Postby primematrix1986 » Tue Feb 18, 2014 9:00 am

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Ok, is the Freightliner Galvatron? I know they revealed the toy recently, and confirmed that the dude who cut the car in half in the trailer transforms into the Freightliner...any word on who the dude is? Perhaps Galvatron?
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Re: Is that Galvatron?

Postby TurboMMaster » Tue Feb 18, 2014 9:49 am

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I quess even Bay don't know that for now...
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Re: Is that Galvatron?

Postby Mindmaster » Tue Feb 18, 2014 10:12 am

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You pretty much answered your own question...

But yes, the Freightliner Argosy is indeed Galvatron.
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Re: Is that Galvatron?

Postby primematrix1986 » Tue Feb 18, 2014 11:46 am

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What evidence suggests that?
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Re: Is that Galvatron?

Postby Grimlockprime81 » Tue Feb 18, 2014 11:54 am

primematrix1986 wrote:What evidence suggests that?

Umm, maybe the hunderds of Pictures from the toys that show that character and call him Galvatron?
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Re: Is that Galvatron?

Postby Mindmaster » Tue Feb 18, 2014 1:33 pm

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primematrix1986 wrote:What evidence suggests that?


Quoted from the Hasbro Presentation summary from the first day of Toy Fair 2014:

Wave 2
Hound (comes with 7 weapons)
Galvatron (flat nose truck, black)


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Re: Galvatron is the Silver Truck

Postby Mindmaster » Tue Feb 18, 2014 6:44 pm

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Autobot032 wrote:
5150 Cruiser wrote:
Autobot032 wrote:It's been confirmed. The Silver and black, flatnosed, truck is indeed Galvatron.


Where has it been confirmed? Toy Fair? Didn't see any packaging for his toy.


Hasbro. The official images have his name attached to the photos. These pictures came directly from Hasbro themselves.


Not to mention that Hasbro themselves named the Argosy Galvatron during the Toy Fair pre-show presentation.
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Re: Galvatron is the Silver Truck

Postby Sabrblade » Tue Feb 18, 2014 8:45 pm

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Wait, people are doubting the validity of Galvatron being the truck even after all the extensive Toy Fair coverage this site has had all weekend? :HEADHURTS:
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Re: Galvatron is the Silver Truck

Postby Mindmaster » Tue Feb 18, 2014 8:47 pm

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Sabrblade wrote:Wait, people are doubting the validity of Galvatron being the truck even after all the extensive Toy Fair coverage this site has had all weekend? :HEADHURTS:


I know, right? You have no idea how many times I just closed my laptop out of frustration because of the "Where are people getting this info that the Argosy is Galvatron?" questions on Facebook and other places.
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Re: Is that Galvatron?

Postby primematrix1986 » Tue Feb 18, 2014 8:51 pm

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Ah ok thanks dudes.
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Re: Galvatron is the Silver Truck

Postby Sabrblade » Tue Feb 18, 2014 8:51 pm

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Mindmaster wrote:
Sabrblade wrote:Wait, people are doubting the validity of Galvatron being the truck even after all the extensive Toy Fair coverage this site has had all weekend? :HEADHURTS:


I know, right? You have no idea how many times I just closed my laptop out of frustration because of the "Where are people getting this info that the Argosy is Galvatron?" questions on Facebook and other places.
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Re: Galvatron is the Silver Truck

Postby Mindmaster » Tue Feb 18, 2014 8:55 pm

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Sabrblade wrote:
Mindmaster wrote:
Sabrblade wrote:Wait, people are doubting the validity of Galvatron being the truck even after all the extensive Toy Fair coverage this site has had all weekend? :HEADHURTS:


I know, right? You have no idea how many times I just closed my laptop out of frustration because of the "Where are people getting this info that the Argosy is Galvatron?" questions on Facebook and other places.
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Now if we're doing some facepalm shenanigans, let's get relevant here.

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Re: Galvatron is the Silver Truck

Postby Sabrblade » Tue Feb 18, 2014 8:57 pm

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I wanted to show the physical motion of my reaction. ;)
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Re: Galvatron is the Silver Truck

Postby Blast Cannon » Wed Feb 19, 2014 7:06 am

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I forgot that spending time watching 'the extensive Toy Fair coverage' is a prerequisite of daring to have the chagrin of asking a question about the movie on this website. More facepalms required for those obvious basement dwellers please! :KREMZEEK:
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Re: Galvatron is the Silver Truck

Postby OptiMagnus » Wed Feb 19, 2014 10:13 pm

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Guys, there is obviously no way to prove the Argosy is Galvatron and that he's the same guy as the big bot in the trailer until we actually see him respond to the name "Galvatron" in the film and then visibly transform into the Argosy. Hasbro obviously gave one character the wrong alt mode and name to throw us off until the movie.
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Re: Galvatron is the Silver Truck

Postby Autobot032 » Wed Feb 19, 2014 10:18 pm

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OptiMagnus wrote:Guys, there is obviously no way to prove the Argosy is Galvatron and that he's the same guy as the big bot in the trailer until we actually see him respond to the name "Galvatron" in the film and then visibly transform into the Argosy. Hasbro obviously gave one character the wrong alt mode and name to throw us off until the movie.


You're joking... Right?
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Re: Galvatron is the Silver Truck

Postby Sabrblade » Wed Feb 19, 2014 10:27 pm

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Autobot032 wrote:
OptiMagnus wrote:Guys, there is obviously no way to prove the Argosy is Galvatron and that he's the same guy as the big bot in the trailer until we actually see him respond to the name "Galvatron" in the film and then visibly transform into the Argosy. Hasbro obviously gave one character the wrong alt mode and name to throw us off until the movie.


You're joking... Right?
Looks sarcastic to me.
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Re: Galvatron is the Silver Truck

Postby OptiMagnus » Wed Feb 19, 2014 10:36 pm

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Autobot032 wrote:
OptiMagnus wrote:Guys, there is obviously no way to prove the Argosy is Galvatron and that he's the same guy as the big bot in the trailer until we actually see him respond to the name "Galvatron" in the film and then visibly transform into the Argosy. Hasbro obviously gave one character the wrong alt mode and name to throw us off until the movie.


You're joking... Right?

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Re: Galvatron is the Silver Truck

Postby TurboMMaster » Thu Feb 20, 2014 1:15 am

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Nobody here consider this announcment is fake, aren't you? So far all we have are announcement, and names and roles of Transformers are changed in final movie. So far all we know could be fake, most propably it's fake that gonna be a good movie.
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