Generations Super Buggy stand-in?

Feel free to discuss anything about any of the thousands of Transformer toys here. Anything from Generation 1 all the way to the soon to be released, the never to be released or the hope to be released is fair game! Want to show off your stuff? Please post your's and see others in the Transformers Collections Forum.

Generations Super Buggy stand-in?

Postby xyl360 » Fri Sep 13, 2013 11:31 pm

I'm in search of a sort of "Generations"/"Classics" stand in for the Diaclone character Super Buggy which accompanied the original Powered Convoy (blue/black/red/gray Ultra Magnus). He's basically a small red dune buggy that parts-forms into a robot:
Image
Does anyone have any ideas of what figure I could use? I want it to fit in scale with DIA Commander/Classics Ultra Magnus. It's fine if the figure is the wrong color as I'm willing to repaint it myself if need be. The main factors are the appearance in vehicle mode and robot mode being as close to the original as possible (though I'm not entirely opposed to something slightly more detailed/modern etc.).
Image
I am Alpha and Omega, the beginning and the end. I am that which is, which was, and is yet to come.

And you will know my name is MEGATRON when I lay my vengeance upon you!
User avatar
xyl360
City Commander
Posts: 3024
News Credits: 2
Joined: Sun Jun 05, 2011 3:54 am

Re: Generations Super Buggy stand-in?

Postby gavinfuzzy » Sun Sep 15, 2013 12:11 am

Motto: "Secrets are the foundations of success"
Weapon: Sub-Machine Gun
Image
Add me as a friend on facebook ---> http://www.facebook.com/gavinlimkj
User avatar
gavinfuzzy
Godmaster
Posts: 1867
News Credits: 11
Joined: Tue Jun 09, 2009 10:14 pm
Location: Singapore
Watch gavinfuzzy on YouTube
Strength: 8
Intelligence: 10
Speed: 6
Endurance: 6
Rank: 8
Courage: 8
Firepower: 7
Skill: 7

Re: Generations Super Buggy stand-in?

Postby xyl360 » Sun Sep 15, 2013 12:49 am

Yep, that's definitely on my list. I've got the beige/brown version of him (Hunt for he Decepticons I think?). Repainting it shouldn't be difficult.

Any other thoughts?
Image
I am Alpha and Omega, the beginning and the end. I am that which is, which was, and is yet to come.

And you will know my name is MEGATRON when I lay my vengeance upon you!
User avatar
xyl360
City Commander
Posts: 3024
News Credits: 2
Joined: Sun Jun 05, 2011 3:54 am

Re: Generations Super Buggy stand-in?

Postby fenrir72 » Sun Sep 15, 2013 3:28 am

Motto: "Power to the strong and the right!"
Weapon: Plasma Cannon
Kind of reminds me of Countdown (the micromaster version that is)
Buy Official Hb/TakaraTitancityformers at retail price or else the 3rd party makers win!

"Shelfwarming"
Btw, its been nearly a year now and TR Soundwave and Blaster aren't moving in the shelve of TRU, is that shelfwarming or what?



Аорситкик-йикдид,Законопроект88-дебил
User avatar
fenrir72
God Of Transformers
Posts: 10001
News Credits: 59
Joined: Wed Aug 10, 2005 3:37 am
Location: SEA
Buy from fenrir72 on eBay
Alt Mode: Mobile Ground Fortress
Strength: 9
Intelligence: 9
Speed: 6
Endurance: 10+
Rank: 9
Courage: 10
Firepower: 8
Skill: 9

Re: Generations Super Buggy stand-in?

Postby Flashwave » Wed Oct 30, 2013 1:56 am

Motto: "Our society's downfall will not be this war. The war IS our society. That which will get us will be the little things. Some humanoid race, some tossed cannon, the little things that no one looks out for. THAT is for what we must be vigilant."
Weapon: Twin Shoulder-Mounted Rocket Launchers
Image
Universe Roadhandler (Armada Incinerator minicon)
Image
User avatar
Flashwave
Faction Commander
Posts: 4271
News Credits: 5
Joined: Tue Apr 26, 2005 2:42 pm
Strength: 7
Intelligence: 9
Speed: 9
Endurance: 6
Rank: 9
Courage: 9
Firepower: 7
Skill: 9

Re: Generations Super Buggy stand-in?

Postby GuyIncognito » Wed Oct 30, 2013 12:18 pm

Universe Roadhandler certainly resembles Super Buggy, but since it's an Armada mold I don't think it really works as a "Classics-verse/Generations" version of the character.
User avatar
GuyIncognito
Faction Commander
Posts: 4938
News Credits: 12
Joined: Thu Dec 06, 2007 9:06 am
Location: Bucks County, Pennsylvania
Buy from GuyIncognito on eBay

Re: Generations Super Buggy stand-in?

Postby Mkall » Wed Oct 30, 2013 12:59 pm

Weapon: Twin Sonic Cannons
Why not Cybertron Swerve?
Image
Image
Image

My Collection! Updated June 18, 2016
Mkall
God Of Transformers
Posts: 14843
News Credits: 37
Joined: Sat Sep 27, 2003 6:50 pm
Strength: 7
Intelligence: 8
Speed: 6
Endurance: 6
Rank: 8
Courage: 8
Firepower: 6
Skill: 10

Re: Generations Super Buggy stand-in?

Postby xyl360 » Wed Oct 30, 2013 4:17 pm

Flashwave wrote:Image
Universe Roadhandler (Armada Incinerator minicon)

Whoa, I think that really works. The smaller size goes well with the DIA Commander trailer as well considering that it only has a small amount of room in the back to fit him in.

Thanks :D!
Image
I am Alpha and Omega, the beginning and the end. I am that which is, which was, and is yet to come.

And you will know my name is MEGATRON when I lay my vengeance upon you!
User avatar
xyl360
City Commander
Posts: 3024
News Credits: 2
Joined: Sun Jun 05, 2011 3:54 am

Re: Generations Super Buggy stand-in?

Postby xyl360 » Wed Oct 30, 2013 4:18 pm

Mkall wrote:Why not Cybertron Swerve?
Image
Image

A great mold (I own it, along with several repaints of it), but it doesn't scream "buggy" to me. More like "futuristic sports car" (i.e. Hot Rod).
Image
I am Alpha and Omega, the beginning and the end. I am that which is, which was, and is yet to come.

And you will know my name is MEGATRON when I lay my vengeance upon you!
User avatar
xyl360
City Commander
Posts: 3024
News Credits: 2
Joined: Sun Jun 05, 2011 3:54 am


Return to Transformers Toys Discussion

Ending Soon On eBay

Transformers Timelines Collector's Club Trans-mutate and Maximal - Rampage - Time Remaining: 5 days 16 hours 56 minutes 25 seconds
3 Transformers Dark of the Moon Robo Fighters Optimus Prime Megatron Starscream - Time Remaining: 7 days 23 hours 57 minutes 8 seconds
Transformers AOE 4 Platinum Autobots United OPTIMUS PRIME HOUND CROSSHAIRS DRIFT - Time Remaining: 2 days 1 hour 59 minutes 41 seconds
Transformers Collector's Club Figure Subscription 4.0 Bluestreak Combiner Wars - Time Remaining: 5 days 22 hours 2 minutes 26 seconds
Transformers Generations Asia Exclusive 2012 Voyager Class Powerdive - Time Remaining: 14 days 10 hours 7 minutes 42 seconds
Transformers Generations Asia Exclusive 2012 Voyager Class Megatron - Time Remaining: 2 days 16 hours 7 minutes 34 seconds
Transformers Generations Asia Exclusive 2012 Voyager Class Protectobot Hot spot - Time Remaining: 4 days 15 hours 7 minutes 35 seconds
Takara Transformers AoE Voyager Movie Advanced AD-29 Dinobot Slog in USA Now!! - Time Remaining: 3 days 2 hours 21 minutes 50 seconds
Transformers Podcast: Twincast / Podcast #174 - Autobot Jedi Newtypes
Twincast / Podcast #174:
"Autobot Jedi Newtypes"
MP3 · iTunes · RSS · View · Discuss · Ask
Posted: Monday, May 8th, 2017
Website Security Test