Things your Transformers can do that you never realised

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.

Re: Things your Transformers can do that you never realised

Postby Nathaniel Prime » Tue Jul 02, 2019 9:43 am

Motto: "The only difference between a hero and the villain is that the villain chooses to use that power in a way that is selfish and hurts other people."
Weapon: Fusion Cannon
Rogue-Primal wrote:Movie Dropkick has a unique battle mode if you unfold his arms in vehicle mode and split the engine grill in half then you can make him use guns in vehicle mode.

And if no one has mentioned it before, movie scout Swindle (orange scout drone) is useful to give hands for 2007 voyager starscream and his thundercracker recolor instead of clumsy finger missiles. Just wedge the ball on the fist very careful between the center of the barrels.


I learned about that Starscream hands trick from TFWiki (real helpful guys!)

Here's something new to this thread: something I still haven't realised

What Gundam stand can be used for both Siege Voyager Optimus Prime and Siege Megatron?

Because everytime I ask, someone either gives me a vague answer, or an answer that then gets a reply like: "Um, actually, I tried it and it didn't work cuz it broke."

I want to know whether to use the Gundam Action Stand 3, 4, or 5, and that's it.
"...And here I am. In an alternate universe that I don't recognize, but I fit in just fine."
User avatar
Nathaniel Prime
News Staff
Posts: 903
News Credits: 53
Joined: Tue Mar 27, 2018 1:51 am
Alt Mode: Cybertronian Tank
Strength: 9
Intelligence: 9
Speed: 7
Endurance: 9
Rank: 10+
Courage: 10+
Firepower: 10+
Skill: 9

Re: Things your Transformers can do that you never realised

Postby carytheone » Wed Jul 03, 2019 12:05 pm

Motto: "shelf space may be fleeting, but plastic is forever"
Weapon: No Weapon
I learned today from watching Chuck's review of Red Wing what to do with Siege Starscream's neck flap.

Image

This whole time I've just been tucking back into his body like he came out of the box and using the boosters as a gap filler. I still kinda like the boosters up top though.
• but that's just my opinion •
Image
•    Collection & Photos     •
User avatar
carytheone
Matrix Keeper
Posts: 8645
News Credits: 125
Joined: Tue Oct 16, 2012 2:38 pm
Location: Satellite of Love
Alt Mode: nunya lasagna
Intelligence: N/A

Re: Things your Transformers can do that you never realised

Postby Rogue-Primal » Wed Jul 03, 2019 6:44 pm

Motto: "I hate Decepticons but Autobot traitors are the worst."
Weapon: Particle Beam Rifle
Also remembered Movie High Score 100

Looks like a game controller and a gorilla but i never knew he had a unfolding hinge part in his waist which makes him lean correctly.
Never knew for a very long time. I really disliked that his shoulder armor/buttons fell off too easily

Im still sad that i lost him
Image

Image
User avatar
Rogue-Primal
Fuzor
Posts: 280
Joined: Thu Sep 18, 2014 5:09 pm
Location: Iceland
Alt Mode: White Lamborghini Murcielago with black stripes
Strength: 9
Intelligence: 7
Speed: 8
Endurance: 5
Rank: 5
Courage: 5
Firepower: Infinity
Skill: 6

Re: Things your Transformers can do that you never realised

Postby D-Maximal_Primal » Mon Jul 08, 2019 6:48 pm

Motto: "There are no impossibilities in the multiverse, just small minds unable to comprehend the possibilities"
Weapon: Star Saber Sword
Rogue-Primal wrote:Also remembered Movie High Score 100

Looks like a game controller and a gorilla but i never knew he had a unfolding hinge part in his waist which makes him lean correctly.
Never knew for a very long time. I really disliked that his shoulder armor/buttons fell off too easily

Im still sad that i lost him
Image

Image

How did I not know this existed, that is so cool!
Have Transformers News? Contact us HERE!
Wanna talk? Or Rollerblade? Click below and head on over to the D-Max Den!!Image
User avatar
D-Maximal_Primal
News Admin
Posts: 16627
News Credits: 1395
Joined: Thu Feb 19, 2015 5:53 pm
Location: Western Pennsylvania
Buy from D-Maximal_Primal on eBay
Alt Mode: Transmetal Indominus Rex
Strength: 4
Intelligence: 9
Speed: 6
Endurance: 5
Rank: 8
Courage: 10
Firepower: 8
Skill: 8

Re: Things your Transformers can do that you never realised

Postby Nathaniel Prime » Mon Jul 08, 2019 7:31 pm

Motto: "The only difference between a hero and the villain is that the villain chooses to use that power in a way that is selfish and hurts other people."
Weapon: Fusion Cannon
Never realized that the 07 Real Gear Robots line are basically Masterpiece BotBots :lol:
"...And here I am. In an alternate universe that I don't recognize, but I fit in just fine."
User avatar
Nathaniel Prime
News Staff
Posts: 903
News Credits: 53
Joined: Tue Mar 27, 2018 1:51 am
Alt Mode: Cybertronian Tank
Strength: 9
Intelligence: 9
Speed: 7
Endurance: 9
Rank: 10+
Courage: 10+
Firepower: 10+
Skill: 9

Re: Things your Transformers can do that you never realised

Postby -Kanrabat- » Mon Jul 08, 2019 7:41 pm

Motto: "Love it? GET IT!
It's that simple."
Weapon: Mace
Nathaniel Prime wrote:Never realized that the 07 Real Gear Robots line are basically Masterpiece BotBots :lol:


Image
♥♥♥ Love is in the air ♥♥♥

Image
User avatar
-Kanrabat-
Matrix Keeper
Posts: 9589
News Credits: 19
Joined: Sun Dec 12, 2010 3:19 pm
Location: Canada, province of Québec
Buy from -Kanrabat- on eBay
Strength: N/A
Intelligence: N/A
Speed: N/A
Endurance: N/A
Rank: Infinity
Courage: N/A
Firepower: N/A
Skill: N/A

Re: Things your Transformers can do that you never realised

Postby Optimum Supreme » Wed Jul 10, 2019 6:01 pm

Motto: "That's [not out yet/never came out] in my area."
Weapon: Nuclear Charged Fusion Cannon
Nathaniel Prime wrote:Never realized that the 07 Real Gear Robots line are basically Masterpiece BotBots :lol:


Now they should do actual Masterpiece versions of the real gear that is life size and actually, well, functions as real gear in alt mode. Like this guy could be a real 3rd party PS3 (well it's be 5 now by the time it came out) controller. :lol:
User avatar
Optimum Supreme
Godmaster
Posts: 1759
Joined: Wed Jul 30, 2008 11:27 pm
Strength: 10+
Intelligence: ???
Speed: 2
Endurance: 10+
Rank: N/A
Courage: 7
Firepower: Infinity
Skill: 4

Re: Things your Transformers can do that you never realised

Postby Rogue-Primal » Sat Jul 27, 2019 7:12 pm

Motto: "I hate Decepticons but Autobot traitors are the worst."
Weapon: Particle Beam Rifle
Bludgeon and Blastwave :RID-BOTS: seem to have one thing in common. Their unique cannon design leaves the peg hole on their head and arms with alot of room for minicons and weapon experiments. 8-)

Slipstream is the only i've tested yet but Prime Masters might also work as main cannons with their bulk. But not much 5mm peg weapons i can experiment
Attachments
IMG_20190727_114300.jpg
User avatar
Rogue-Primal
Fuzor
Posts: 280
Joined: Thu Sep 18, 2014 5:09 pm
Location: Iceland
Alt Mode: White Lamborghini Murcielago with black stripes
Strength: 9
Intelligence: 7
Speed: 8
Endurance: 5
Rank: 5
Courage: 5
Firepower: Infinity
Skill: 6

Re: Things your Transformers can do that you never realised

Postby Latebrus-K » Fri Aug 02, 2019 1:30 pm

Removing TR Cerebros's/Legends Grand's battery replacement screw can sort of give him an ab crunch. May harm the figure long-term though
User avatar
Latebrus-K
Fuzor
Posts: 284
Joined: Thu Nov 09, 2017 9:28 am

Re: Things your Transformers can do that you never realised

Postby Optimum Supreme » Sun Sep 01, 2019 1:51 pm

Motto: "That's [not out yet/never came out] in my area."
Weapon: Nuclear Charged Fusion Cannon
Siege Jetfire's larger black guns actually can separate into two parts each. There's not really a lot you can do with the "tips" being they lack proper posts and holes, but the other sections look a bit like missile launchers. I guess you can sort of put the tips into his fists as daggers or stakes (like maybe he's hunting cybertronian vampires? :-? ).
User avatar
Optimum Supreme
Godmaster
Posts: 1759
Joined: Wed Jul 30, 2008 11:27 pm
Strength: 10+
Intelligence: ???
Speed: 2
Endurance: 10+
Rank: N/A
Courage: 7
Firepower: Infinity
Skill: 4

Re: Things your Transformers can do that you never realised

Postby carytheone » Sun Sep 01, 2019 2:01 pm

Motto: "shelf space may be fleeting, but plastic is forever"
Weapon: No Weapon
Optimum Supreme wrote:Siege Jetfire's larger black guns actually can separate into two parts each. There's not really a lot you can do with the "tips" being they lack proper posts and holes, but the other sections look a bit like missile launchers. I guess you can sort of put the tips into his fists as daggers or stakes (like maybe he's hunting cybertronian vampires? :-? ).
also,

Image

Not particularly useful though.
• but that's just my opinion •
Image
•    Collection & Photos     •
User avatar
carytheone
Matrix Keeper
Posts: 8645
News Credits: 125
Joined: Tue Oct 16, 2012 2:38 pm
Location: Satellite of Love
Alt Mode: nunya lasagna
Intelligence: N/A

Re: Things your Transformers can do that you never realised

Postby Stargrave » Sun Sep 01, 2019 4:46 pm

Motto: "It’s all the in the reflexes"
Weapon: Glass Gas Gun
I’d posted that in the Siege thread but nobody really noticed. You can give Siege Prime some wicked Jetfire shoulder armor with Armada / Stormbringer style arm guns. :lol:
User avatar
Stargrave
News Staff
Posts: 1380
News Credits: 298
Joined: Sun Dec 09, 2018 8:26 pm
Location: California
Alt Mode: A left leg
Strength: 3
Intelligence: 7
Speed: 6
Endurance: 5
Rank: 1
Courage: 8
Firepower: 4
Skill: 2

Re: Things your Transformers can do that you never realised

Postby bacem » Sat Sep 07, 2019 9:14 am

It is just tonight i found out cybertron defense scattorshot has gun storage on his back.

20190907_220701.jpg
bacem
Fuzor
Posts: 281
News Credits: 26
Joined: Tue Apr 18, 2017 2:00 am
Watch bacem on YouTube

Re: Things your Transformers can do that you never realised

Postby Rogue-Primal » Sun Sep 08, 2019 5:18 pm

Motto: "I hate Decepticons but Autobot traitors are the worst."
Weapon: Particle Beam Rifle
Cyberverse Warrior Class Sting Shot Bumblebee can do this. By not fold the windshield down while turning into robot you can make him kinda look like Gobot Bug-Bite.
Attachments
bug.jpg
bug.jpg (50.24 KiB) Viewed 15713 times
1567965080192.jpg
User avatar
Rogue-Primal
Fuzor
Posts: 280
Joined: Thu Sep 18, 2014 5:09 pm
Location: Iceland
Alt Mode: White Lamborghini Murcielago with black stripes
Strength: 9
Intelligence: 7
Speed: 8
Endurance: 5
Rank: 5
Courage: 5
Firepower: Infinity
Skill: 6

Re: Things your Transformers can do that you never realised

Postby -Kanrabat- » Sun Sep 08, 2019 5:27 pm

Motto: "Love it? GET IT!
It's that simple."
Weapon: Mace
Got most of the Super Gobots and Bug-Bite is one of my favorite.
♥♥♥ Love is in the air ♥♥♥

Image
User avatar
-Kanrabat-
Matrix Keeper
Posts: 9589
News Credits: 19
Joined: Sun Dec 12, 2010 3:19 pm
Location: Canada, province of Québec
Buy from -Kanrabat- on eBay
Strength: N/A
Intelligence: N/A
Speed: N/A
Endurance: N/A
Rank: Infinity
Courage: N/A
Firepower: N/A
Skill: N/A

Re: Things your Transformers can do that you never realised

Postby Plutoniumboss » Wed Sep 11, 2019 11:12 pm

Motto: "Nonsense is Salvation"
Weapon: Sonic Umbrella
Might be old news to some, but Studio Series Jetfire has a storage compartment for the Prime chestpiece he comes with (or Prime's if you have them swapped out) right behind his own chest plate. Fits right in, doesn't interfere with any mode.
User avatar
Plutoniumboss
Mini-Con
Posts: 26
Joined: Tue Aug 27, 2019 8:31 pm
Alt Mode: UNKNOWN TRANSFORMING ROBOT
Strength: 1
Intelligence: 6
Speed: 2
Endurance: 1
Courage: 3
Skill: 5

Re: Things your Transformers can do that you never realised

Postby william-james88 » Thu Sep 12, 2019 7:26 am

Plutoniumboss wrote:Might be old news to some, but Studio Series Jetfire has a storage compartment for the Prime chestpiece he comes with (or Prime's if you have them swapped out) right behind his own chest plate. Fits right in, doesn't interfere with any mode.

Very cool, I did not know that.
If you have any news, rumours, or hot new sightings to report which you feel should be front paged,
please contact us using this form.

Image
User avatar
william-james88
News Admin
Posts: 25531
News Credits: 2541
Joined: Thu Apr 17, 2014 5:46 am
Buy from william-james88 on eBay

Re: Things your Transformers can do that you never realised

Postby -Kanrabat- » Thu Sep 12, 2019 10:36 am

Motto: "Love it? GET IT!
It's that simple."
Weapon: Mace
william-james88 wrote:
Plutoniumboss wrote:Might be old news to some, but Studio Series Jetfire has a storage compartment for the Prime chestpiece he comes with (or Prime's if you have them swapped out) right behind his own chest plate. Fits right in, doesn't interfere with any mode.

Very cool, I did not know that.


Me neither. So that make it new news. ;)
♥♥♥ Love is in the air ♥♥♥

Image
User avatar
-Kanrabat-
Matrix Keeper
Posts: 9589
News Credits: 19
Joined: Sun Dec 12, 2010 3:19 pm
Location: Canada, province of Québec
Buy from -Kanrabat- on eBay
Strength: N/A
Intelligence: N/A
Speed: N/A
Endurance: N/A
Rank: Infinity
Courage: N/A
Firepower: N/A
Skill: N/A

Re: Things your Transformers can do that you never realised

Postby carytheone » Thu Sep 12, 2019 10:46 am

Motto: "shelf space may be fleeting, but plastic is forever"
Weapon: No Weapon
Plutoniumboss wrote:Might be old news to some
Doesn't matter as long as it's new to you.

I just dropped in to give your avatar a shout out. Final boss in Blaster Master recreated in Minecraft correct? BM is one of my favorite NES games of all time :x
• but that's just my opinion •
Image
•    Collection & Photos     •
User avatar
carytheone
Matrix Keeper
Posts: 8645
News Credits: 125
Joined: Tue Oct 16, 2012 2:38 pm
Location: Satellite of Love
Alt Mode: nunya lasagna
Intelligence: N/A

Previous

Return to Transformers Toys Discussion

Featured Products on Amazon.com

Buy "Transformers Attacker 15 Kramer Action Figure" on AMAZON
Buy "Transformers Titans Return Arcee Action Figure Set" on AMAZON
Buy "Transformers MPM04 Optimus Prime" on AMAZON
Buy "Transformers: Generations Power of The Primes Leader Evolution Rodimus Unicronus" on AMAZON
Buy "Transformers Generations Titans Return Titan Class Trypticon" on AMAZON
Buy "Transformers Combiner Wars Blast Off Megatronus Prime Master" on AMAZON
Buy "Transformers Generations Power of The Primes Deluxe Terrorcon Cutthroat" on AMAZON
Buy "Transformers Deluxe Ratchet Action Figure" on AMAZON
Buy "Transformers Generations Combiner Wars Legends Class Decepticon Viper Figure" on AMAZON
Buy "Transformers: Generations Power of The Primes Micronus Prime Master" on AMAZON
Buy "Transformers Generations Combiner Wars Legends Class Shockwave Figure" on AMAZON
Buy "Transformers Generations Combiner Wars Voyager Class Motormaster Figure" on AMAZON
Transformers Podcast: Twincast / Podcast #232 - NYCC 2019
Twincast / Podcast #232:
"NYCC 2019"
MP3 · iTunes · RSS · View · Discuss · Ask
Posted: Sunday, October 6th, 2019

New Items on eBay

Buy "TRANSFORMERS TITANS RETURN Voyagere Class DECEPTICON HAZARD&BLITZWING Headmaster" on EBAY
Buy "Transformers Generations Deluxe Titans Return Daburu & Twinferno Figure Autobot" on EBAY
Buy "Transformers Titans Return Leader Class Sound blaster and Soundwave SEALED" on EBAY
Buy "Transformers Generations Titans Return Breakaway Getaway Loose" on EBAY
Buy "Transformers Titans Return Hasbro Deluxe Class Slugslinger & Caliburst" on EBAY
Buy "Transformers Hasbro Titans Return Cosmos" on EBAY
Buy "Transformers Titans Return Wingspan Cloudraker Walgreens Exclusive" on EBAY
Buy "Transformers Generations Titans Return Chromedome & Autobot Stylor" on EBAY