TFC Uranus

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TFC Uranus

Postby Arctorro » Sat Oct 27, 2012 1:15 am

Motto: ""A beast form is the right of all sentient beings.""
Weapon: Battle Blades
I pre-ordered the first two and just pre-ordered SR-71 Blackbird a few hours ago. Looking at this latest reveal for the set I'm beginning to wonder if this is worth the money. F15 Eagle & F4 Phantom don't seem to be able to store the Superion hands and feet and SR-71 Blackbird looks like a block with a jet fused to its back like the 80's toy.

The Hercules set was fantastic and is one of my favourites but that quality engineering doesn't seem to be present with the Uranus set.

Anyone else getting second thoughts about this one?
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william-james88 wrote:So that would also be the case for Predaking, who is also six members.
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Re: TFC Uranus

Postby Breakdown 2099 » Sat Oct 27, 2012 3:00 am

I'm having the opposite feelings, Art. I don't have any 3rd party TF's & was considering making this my first, but I do see merit in what you have said.
On the topic if engineering, it seems easier (obviously) to produce robots out of blocky building machines than it is from jets, so maybe after Hercules the expectations are a bit higher than normal ? If you're still unsure, just cancel mate, save yourself the money and headaches
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Re: TFC Uranus

Postby Arctorro » Sat Oct 27, 2012 3:08 am

Motto: ""A beast form is the right of all sentient beings.""
Weapon: Battle Blades
breakdown99 wrote:I'm having the opposite feelings, Art


Who is this 'Art' you peak off? :grin:

breakdown99 wrote:On the topic if engineering, it seems easier (obviously) to produce robots out of blocky building machines than it is from jets, so maybe after Hercules the expectations are a bit higher than normal ?


Boy, was that was like a lightning bolt to the head! :-?

I'm thinking Herc did set the bar really high, will keep the pre-orders. Thanks for the logical thinking! :BOWDOWN:
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Re: TFC Uranus

Postby Breakdown 2099 » Sat Oct 27, 2012 3:21 am

Lol peak off ? :-? :D
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Postby JelZe GoldRabbit » Sat Oct 27, 2012 3:24 am

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Re: TFC Uranus

Postby Arctorro » Sat Oct 27, 2012 3:27 am

Motto: ""A beast form is the right of all sentient beings.""
Weapon: Battle Blades
JelZe GoldRabbit wrote:Guys, 3rd Party Talk goes here :)


Sorry, my bad, kind new around here. Didn't realise 3rd party was separate!
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Re: TFC Uranus

Postby JelZe GoldRabbit » Sat Oct 27, 2012 3:29 am

Motto: "The only good is knowledge, and the only evil is ignorance."
Weapon: Dual Bladed Sword
Arctorro wrote:
JelZe GoldRabbit wrote:Guys, 3rd Party Talk goes here :)


Sorry, my bad, kind new around here. Didn't realise 3rd party was separate!


It's ok, it was a fairly recent change. No biggie :)
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Re: TFC Uranus

Postby Blurrz » Sat Oct 27, 2012 2:56 pm

Motto: "Ore wa Gundam"
Weapon: Electro-Laser Cannon
I moved your earlier topic about this topic to said forum. Thanks.
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