Audi R8 robot form revealed

Discussion in 'Transformers News and Rumors' started by DrLee, Sep 9, 2008.

  1. DrLee

    DrLee Well-Known Member

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    Just seen this over on SuperHeroHype's TF boards...

    EDIT: Images removed at the request of Hasbro and Paramount.

    Same watermark as the Corvette designs...
     
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    Looks like Barricade...
     
  3. Spoiler

    Spoiler Autobot Spoiler

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    Kinda hard to make out, a lil blurry.
     
  4. Switchblade

    Switchblade Just a raggedy man

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    Interesting. The things on the back remind me of G1 Kickback.
     
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    seeker311 The Collector

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    Maybe that is his new form
     
  6. General Magnus

    General Magnus Da Custodes of the Emprah

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    Maybe Barricade upgrades himself to this?
     
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    It does look like Barricade, almost exactly like him.

    It's looking like he scans a new disguise since the cat's outta the bag on his cop-car mode.
     
  8. Digilaut

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    Not too thrilled with..whatever is on top. :)  Hands are very much like Barricade's, as has been mentioned. Overall..decent, fits in good with the 1st movie characters, but I'm not blown away (unlike with the previous one).
     
  9. General Magnus

    General Magnus Da Custodes of the Emprah

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    Ya know, I´m still surprised that a R8, being a German car is going to be a transformer.
     
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    funkatron101 TFW2005 Supporter

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    Yeah that looks very Barricade-y. Not that its a bad thing!
     
  12. Digilaut

    Digilaut I'm Mary Poppins, y'all!

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    Indeed it is not. Barricade is totally badass..:D 

    On closer inspection, not only his hands are the same. Most of the legs is as well. Too bad we can't really see a head. Interesting.
     
  13. Dropshot

    Dropshot Transform your destiny

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    Holy shit!

    Yeah, that looks a lot like barricade but still has some changes, I really hope that's a new character.
     
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    i cant see him well enough to tell if i like him, but i definitely think that it's barricade in a new alt form.

    also, the colors are all wrong.
     
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    Looks a lot like Barricade - maybe he re-formats.
     
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    Looks a LOT like Barricade to me as well. That's the same thing I thought when I saw the first pics.

    If Bumblebee can update, I guess, so can he.

    EDIT: Come to think... in the first scene, according to the leaked info, aren't the Autobots and humans going AFTER the Audi R8? Could be that they're trying to take down the last 'con from movie 1.
     
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    Very messy.:thumbdown 
     
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    since these design from the same person who leaked Corvette Centennial....
    Chevy Trax

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  19. Erector

    Erector I ruined the Hall of Fame

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    And that one looks like Bumblebee.

    Curious!
     
  20. Brave Magnus

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    Barricade is back!!! At least i hope so, that bot looks a lot like him.
     

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