Transformers: Robots in Disguise Starscream Concept Art

Transformers: Robots in Disguise Starscream Concept Art

Thursday, September 27th, 2012 12:37pm CDT

Categories: Comic Book News, People News
Posted by: El Duque   Views: 36,092

Topic Options: View Discussion · Sign in or Join to reply

Artist Andrew Griffith has shared one of his unused concept designs for IDW's Transformers: Robots in Disguise Starscream via Full Metal Hero. Take at the initial design below:

Hi guys, I haven't uploaded anything a while, so I thought I'd share an unused design for Starscream considered for RID. I was trying out a more cartoony look on this one. Was also trying for an alt-mode that made sense for post-war Cybertronian peacetime. So no sign of weaponry.

Just looked at the file info. Wow, hard to believe this was from 04/17/2011


Transformers: Robots in Disguise Starscream Concept Art

Credit(s): Andrew Griffith via FMH


News Search

Got Transformers News? Let us know here!

Re: Transformers: Robots in Disguise Starscream Concept Art (1424472)
Posted by Spleenzorio on September 27th, 2012 @ 12:53pm CDT
Toy please!
Re: Transformers: Robots in Disguise Starscream Concept Art (1424480)
Posted by griftimus prime on September 27th, 2012 @ 1:24pm CDT
terrible alt mode
Re: Transformers: Robots in Disguise Starscream Concept Art (1424487)
Posted by Downbeat on September 27th, 2012 @ 2:06pm CDT
I like it! Nice alternative to the WfC/FoC body.
Re: Transformers: Robots in Disguise Starscream Concept Art (1424494)
Posted by Tigertrack on September 27th, 2012 @ 2:18pm CDT
I see RIDP Soundwave's alt mode nose, and War for Cybertron Starscream's tail and cockpit.

Hmmm.
Re: Transformers: Robots in Disguise Starscream Concept Art (1424506)
Posted by G1 Legacy on September 27th, 2012 @ 2:44pm CDT
See this is close to how I always envisioned "Screamer" before he became a Decepticon. I've always wondered how he might have looked on Cybertron before the war and before he was upgraded and weaponized for combat. Remove the affiliation stickers and he could almost pass as a good guy here...almost. There are so many different continuities and timelines in this franchise that it borders on madness sometimes. But in this instance I'm mainly referring to the original cartoon cannon. I tend to take the parts that I like and get rid of the silly stuff, like Wheeljack and Ratchet fabricated the Dinobots from scratch and Megatron created the Constructicons....yeah right.
That being said there was always something about the Skyfire and Starscream as pre-war scientists and colleagues that intrigued me even as a kid. And to my knowledge his origins havn't been discussed in too much detail as of yet. So how about this as an idea people, how about an official storyline that investigates Starscreams origins and fall from grace as it were (except try and execute the story a little better than Anakin Skywalker's :lol: ).
Starscream has always been portrayed as a coniving (yet intelligent) power hungry sociopath. So to see an example of how he may have been prior to the rise of the Decepticons and Megatrons overall influence on things has always been something I wanted to see. Just throwing that out there.
*Awsome artwork!
Re: Transformers: Robots in Disguise Starscream Concept Art (1424509)
Posted by NatsumeRyu on September 27th, 2012 @ 2:54pm CDT
G1 Legacy, that's where CTHS comes in for me, XD
http://cths.smackjeeves.com/

A little silly, but entertaining such thoughts, nonetheless. :D

Anyway, on topic, I love the design. Very cool.
Re: Transformers: Robots in Disguise Starscream Concept Art (1424528)
Posted by zopilote_z on September 27th, 2012 @ 4:31pm CDT
Spleenzorio wrote:Toy please!

Image
Image
Re: Transformers: Robots in Disguise Starscream Concept Art (1424584)
Posted by SKYWARPED_128 on September 27th, 2012 @ 9:41pm CDT
Nice bot mode. Strangely, the alt mode kinda reminds me of those Naboo fighters in SW - The Phantom Menace.

Featured Products on Amazon.com

Buy "Transformers: Generations Power of The Primes Legends Class Roadtrap" on AMAZON
Buy "Transformers Authentics Starscream" on AMAZON
Buy "Transformers Generations Power of The Primes Deluxe Class Autobot Moonracer" on AMAZON
Buy "Transformers Combiner Wars Blast Off Megatronus Prime Master" on AMAZON
Buy "Transformers: Generations Power of The Primes Legends Class Cindersaur" on AMAZON
Buy "Transformers Generations Power of The Primes Deluxe Terrorcon Cutthroat" on AMAZON
Buy "Transformers Studio Series 13 Voyager Class Movie 2 Megatron" on AMAZON
Buy "Cyberverse Warrior Class Acid Storm" on AMAZON
Buy "Transformers Studio Series 03 Deluxe Class Movie 3 Crowbar" on AMAZON
Buy "Transformers Masterpiece MP-21 Bumble Figure" on AMAZON
Buy "Transformers Generations Leader Class Armada Megatron Figure" on AMAZON
Buy "Transformers: The Last Knight -- Knight Armor Turbo Changer Optimus Prime" on AMAZON
Transformers Podcast: Twincast / Podcast #268 - Call Me 2020
Twincast / Podcast #268:
"Call Me 2020"
MP3 · iTunes · RSS · View · Discuss · Ask
Posted: Monday, January 18th, 2021

New Items on eBay

Buy "Hasbro Playskool Transformers Rescue Bots Academy Salvage" on EBAY
Buy "Playskool Transformers Rescue Bots  Brushfire and Salvage Recycling" on EBAY
Buy "Transformers Rescue Bots Flip Racers Car & Rescue Bots Flip Salvage Recycling" on EBAY
Buy "Transformers War for Cybertron: Siege Battle Masters Blowpipe" on EBAY
Buy "Transformers Iron Factory IF EX-27 Shrike's Feather Streamwing (Slipstream)" on EBAY
Buy "Hasbro Transformers Earthrise Decepticon Airwave Deluxe Class War for Cybertron" on EBAY
Buy "Playskool Heroes Transformers Rescue Bots Bumblebee Rescue Guard" on EBAY
Buy "TRANSFORMERS TITANS RETURN - WINGSPAN & CLOUDRAKER - WALGREENS EXCLUSIVE" on EBAY