Anyone Else Impressed with Cyclonus?

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  1. Bluestreak76

    Bluestreak76 Well-Known Member

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    I got my Cyclonus in the mail today from HTS....after reading the leg defect thread I was a bit nervous but mine is fine. Infact im actually rather impressed by him. Some of the Universe Classics don't seem as well made as the actual Deluxe classics were but Cyclonus ROCKS. All his joints are tight, he transforms well and he just looks impressive...one of the Best Homages to G1 that they have done yet. It also don't hurt that they made him a Targetmaster! I always thought the Targetmaster/Headmaster/Powermaster/Actionmaster thing was just a bad gimmick but this remake is actually pretty cool!!!
     
  2. MushroomPrime

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    Here it comes.
     
  3. Zherbus

    Zherbus In Shogo Hasui, we trust.

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    I'm impressed with what I've seen so far. The leg transformation had me at hello. Unfortunately, I can't find anything of this wave in stores yet. So I can't give a held-in-hand perspective yet.
     
  4. kenm2474

    kenm2474 LORD DC TFW2005 Supporter

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    I'll let you know tomorrow how I feel when mine arrives?
     
  5. blahduh

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    Everything on this toy looks great except the paint, it really hurts....
     
  6. Torque

    Torque The WORDSMITH

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    ill let you know my opinion after Christmas (when i get him
     
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    I like him. Best Universe toy I own.
     
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    Megatronwp38 Nobody defeats the DEVASTATOR!

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    He's Fantastic! Best Universe/Classics's toy yet released!
     
  9. Beastbot X

    Beastbot X Because Why Not?

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    I'm actually a little disappointed in him. I THOUGHT he'd be the best Universe toy yet, but I think that'll go to Sideswipe so far instead. Mainly because I didn't realize how many places there are gaps in the main body of his vehicle mode. I like solid-looking vehicle modes.

    He's still really good, though.
     
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    It hurts how damn good Cyc looks, that's for sure. :) 
     
  11. Deceptigtar

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    i love him, esp his 3 alt mode!
     
  12. MagnusPrimal

    MagnusPrimal Well-Known Member

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    Oh yes, Cyclonus is awesome.

    I just got mine today, and he's already opened, transformed, and posed. Usually, I lag way behind in opening new toys, but he was highly anticipated since I first saw him!

    I'm gonna go pose him by Titanium Scourge before I go to bed.
     
  13. mykticon

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    No flaws here either! I got mine today and he is resting next to Galvy in his rightful place!
    Now to break open Hound and Ravage!
     
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    I was really impressed with the Robot mode; what originally called my attention was the alt. mode, but after buying it I quickly realized he is one of my favorite Deluxe, great work on the figure, the paint and both modes.
     
  15. Boy who screams

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    ...it's called the Feedback Thread, people.

    Use it.
     
  16. heshanj

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    i think everyone loves him
     
  17. blunghole

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    Cyclonus is - so far - my favorite Deluxe sized figure of the Universe line. Good alt mode, good bot mode, impressive transformation scheme, and kudos to the toy gods for adding in Nightstick.
     
  18. GrimlockAutobot

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    The paint is more than fine......

    When did you become a Mod? They're called Mods guy.

    Let THEM police the threads.
     
  19. xZAOx

    xZAOx Yep.

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    Got mine yesterday, he's quite badass. I noticed a small paint chip though, which I may just sharpie in since the purple is so dark, but I'm still not sure if I like this mold or Sideswipe better.

    I also got Cheetor in, and while the robot mode suffers, I really like the cat mode, and the transformation is fun.
     
  20. gargunkle

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    Mine arrived from HTS yesterday also. Looks awesome but I haven't opened him.
     

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