Any word on a WFC Soundwave repaint/remold?

Discussion in 'Transformers Toy Discussion' started by MyClone, Nov 8, 2010.

  1. MyClone

    MyClone Well-Known Member

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    Hey y'all. Since many of the new deluxes have been molded with a new head ready-made for repaints (e.g., WFC BB/Cliffjumper, Darkmount/Skullgrin), I was wondering if there had been any rumors of a repaint or remold for WFC Soundwave. My apologies if this has already been asked and answered.

    Thanks, MyClone
     
  2. Wollstone

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    Nope, and I can't imagine who he could be repainted as besides Soundblaster.
     
  3. Gilgamesh

    Gilgamesh Mostly Harmless

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    Blaster?

    They already did it once.
     
  4. Gingerchris

    Gingerchris Telly-headed Tyrant

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    Ironhide maybe? The window chest design of Soundwave would fit Ironhide's window chest thing. Tough chunky vehicle mode too.
     
  5. Thenames9

    Thenames9 D-d-d-d-duel!

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    Doubt it
     
  6. exomega255

    exomega255 Emerald Green

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    Soundwave cannot be ironhide. The alt mode might looks nice, but Soundwave in bot form is very lean. Ironhide is a muscle guy.
     
  7. Cheem The Rup

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    Blaster is too obvious.... but they'll do it for sure :D 
     
  8. Gingerchris

    Gingerchris Telly-headed Tyrant

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    I doubt Hasbro would care much about that. Generations Blurr is pretty chunky for a character most people consider should be lean.
    But I suppose it'll be Soundwave into Blaster anyway. It's the no-brainer, easiest, laziest choice.
     
  9. Wollstone

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    He's too spiky and evil for Blaster.
     
  10. Thundershot

    Thundershot The guy with 28 Sweeps

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    I've said it once and I'll say it again: Mainframe. He'll need a new head, but more Action Master love is welcome!
     
  11. kensou

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    Have no idea and no clear information recently
     
  12. Wheeljack_Prime

    Wheeljack_Prime Don't eat me

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    According to Hasbro's last Q&A, the only WFC repaint's going to be Bumblebee.
     
  13. alfred p. sloan

    alfred p. sloan Well-Known Member

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    Would make a bitchen soundblaster
     
  14. Rexidus

    Rexidus Autobot TFW2005 Supporter

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    I think he would be decent as Perceptor. With that shoulder cannon and the "tray" it kind of can work for a microscope-esque character.

    Oh and I am now totally tempted to see if I can mod Soundwave into a passable Ironhide/Ratchet since that is a character I want very much from the WFC game.
     
  15. Hyperoptic

    Hyperoptic G1-Junkie

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    indeed
     
  16. Bass X0

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    Botcon may repaint the mold in 2012 (2011 is too soon to use Generations) but there are better Generations molds to use.
     
  17. Prime Noble

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    Not to be arguementative but I've never regarded any version of Soundwave to be lean. His original toy hulked over the G1 Seekers and still hulks over the Classics Seekers today. I like the silent bulky bodyguard/advisor to Megatron.

    A retool into WFC Ironhide would definitely please me.
     
  18. Pravus Prime

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    Given the latest Q&A, I have a feeling that we won't be seeing any of these guys again, save for perhaps an Optimus as Nemesis Prime at SDCC.
     
  19. Foster

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    I'd kind of like to see him in some of the random color palettes from multiplayer. I saw a sharp dark green and gray combo during one of the X exp weekends. A lot of the Decepticon skins were really nice looking. Dark and evil.
     
  20. Macross7

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    I'd be happy just to find the 1st version.
     

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