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New Animated Autobot....Sideswipe!!

Postby BlackMagnus » Tue Oct 07, 2008 2:57 pm

http://www.transformersanimated.com/ has posted news of the newest Autobot to join the Animated ranks,
Sideswipe!

You can read the full news story here- http://www.transformersanimated.com/new ... e+revealed

And view the un-colored first look at Sideswipe here- http://www.transformersanimated.com/img ... pe-001.jpg
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Re: New Animated Autobot....Sideswipe!!

Postby Sledge » Tue Oct 07, 2008 3:11 pm

Oh. That's disappointing. Guess I was spoiled by the work this guy does:
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Re: New Animated Autobot....Sideswipe!!

Postby Nekoman » Tue Oct 07, 2008 4:18 pm

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Wow, that thing’s stomach turning. While I disliked all of the Animated designs, at least the others were recognizable. If I didn’t know that thing’s supposed to be Sideswipe, I would have never guessed.
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Re: New Animated Autobot....Sideswipe!!

Postby Roadbuster » Tue Oct 07, 2008 4:25 pm

When I look at that I think more about Iron Man than I do Sideswipe.
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Re: New Animated Autobot....Sideswipe!!

Postby Archanubis » Tue Oct 07, 2008 4:27 pm

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Might look better colored, but yuck.
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Re: New Animated Autobot....Sideswipe!!

Postby StarThunderWarp » Tue Oct 07, 2008 5:24 pm

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Seriously, the head is major fail. I like Iron Man, but only when I'm looking at a picture of Iron Man. Fix the head and it will be much better. *Wishes for a new head and for Michael Bell to VA him*
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Re: New Animated Autobot....Sideswipe!!

Postby Down_Shift » Tue Oct 07, 2008 5:30 pm

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He looks like a ninja turtle...
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Re: New Animated Autobot....Sideswipe!!

Postby Kryptoniteking » Tue Oct 07, 2008 5:33 pm

:SICK: TFA is becoming that one floating chunk that you just can't get to flush down the toilet.

That's just down right unimpressive. :SICK:
Spectacular Spider-man is a better written, better animated show and has a better theme song... Hands down!
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Re: New Animated Autobot....Sideswipe!!

Postby NuclearConvoy » Tue Oct 07, 2008 5:54 pm

Is Sideswipe even supposed to be in the Cartoon?
It doesn't look like it was even remotely designed by the same crew who did the actual cartoon designs.
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Re: New Animated Autobot....Sideswipe!!

Postby i_amtrunks » Tue Oct 07, 2008 6:04 pm

NuclearConvoy wrote:Is Sideswipe even supposed to be in the Cartoon?
It doesn't look like it was even remotely designed by the same crew who did the actual cartoon designs.


Thats because he wasn't.

This is for the UK Animated Comic only.
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Re: New Animated Autobot....Sideswipe!!

Postby Down_Shift » Tue Oct 07, 2008 6:17 pm

Motto: "Everyone has a bad hobby or a bad habit and I'd rather have a bad hobby over a bad habit."
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I usually don't like anything comic wise from the UK. Sideswipe may grow on me depending on how it goes.
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Re: New Animated Autobot....Sideswipe!!

Postby Blurrz » Tue Oct 07, 2008 6:52 pm

Motto: "Ore wa Gundam"
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Let's just hope he doesn't take after his Armada counterpart.
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Re: New Animated Autobot....Sideswipe!!

Postby StarThunderWarp » Tue Oct 07, 2008 6:52 pm

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DEATH TO ARMADA SIDE SWIPE!
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Re: New Animated Autobot....Sideswipe!!

Postby gantzrunner » Tue Oct 07, 2008 7:07 pm

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The constructicons were bad, jetfire horrid, and now this. My hopes for continued gen-1 inspired characters just crapped out. The nods to gen-1 are the only reason I enjoy animated, if they detour much more, I'm out.
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Re: New Animated Autobot....Sideswipe!!

Postby Robot4762 » Tue Oct 07, 2008 7:08 pm

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what does the angry video game nerd think of it?


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there you have it folks
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Re: New Animated Autobot....Sideswipe!!

Postby NuclearConvoy » Tue Oct 07, 2008 7:31 pm

i_amtrunks wrote:
NuclearConvoy wrote:Is Sideswipe even supposed to be in the Cartoon?
It doesn't look like it was even remotely designed by the same crew who did the actual cartoon designs.


Thats because he wasn't.

This is for the UK Animated Comic only.


Ah, I wasn't certain on that. Thanks.
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Re: New Animated Autobot....Sideswipe!!

Postby Mirage22 » Tue Oct 07, 2008 7:50 pm

Looks like crap. Then again, who knows. They could be using a design closer to his ROTF character model.
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Re: New Animated Autobot....Sideswipe!!

Postby dragons » Tue Oct 07, 2008 9:41 pm

well we have movie blackout in the series possibly if thats true maybe some of the animators are taking or making some of there desings if they where to look like in M. bay movie desgins and turning them into animated series.?

i do like the head go iron man would like to see it color be funny if his mouth was yellow and the res of his was red maybe funny
but idid read somehwere in season its been posted before that decepticons firght team rodimus galvatron vs rodimus while megatron & starscream search for the remains of omega supreme.

i would like to see that just to see how megatron coexist with galvatron who would lead decpticons and which side would starscream pick galvatron or megatron.
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Re: New Animated Autobot....Sideswipe!!

Postby KingLionForce » Tue Oct 07, 2008 10:44 pm

He looks like Iron man with the super hero gloves on? Why does he need gloves? He looks like retro Iron Man. It appears that the latest animated incarnation of the Transformers has been waaay off from anything reminiscent of their G1 counterparts. PASS!!!
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Re: New Animated Autobot....Sideswipe!!

Postby Auto Bot » Tue Oct 07, 2008 10:45 pm

The face... looks more like a Dinobot than a sleek Sideswipe.
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Re: New Animated Autobot....Sideswipe!!

Postby Hard Hacker » Wed Oct 08, 2008 3:12 am

Anybody else get the feeling that he'll be blue?
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Re: New Animated Autobot....Sideswipe!!

Postby Auto Bot » Wed Oct 08, 2008 6:27 am

Could be silver.
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Re: New Animated Autobot....Sideswipe!!

Postby Overloaded » Wed Oct 08, 2008 9:16 am

I wonder shall he turn up in season 3
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Re: New Animated Autobot....Sideswipe!!

Postby ponycorn » Wed Oct 08, 2008 11:55 am

What's that thing hanging from his left shoulder? It looks like part of his door and side air dams but I don't understand it.

It isn't on his right side, so it doesn't make sense to be there.

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Re: New Animated Autobot....Sideswipe!!

Postby robots1 » Wed Oct 08, 2008 1:36 pm

gantzrunner wrote:The constructicons were bad, jetfire horrid, and now this. My hopes for continued gen-1 inspired characters just crapped out. The nods to gen-1 are the only reason I enjoy animated, if they detour much more, I'm out.

I agree I put up with their hot garbage designs only because they were reminiscent of their G 1 counterpats. Screw this !
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