Awesome Repurposing

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  1. galvascream

    galvascream Apple Junkie

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    What toys do you repurpose as other characters? Here's mine

    Movie Divebomb = Sunstorm

    Red Sideburn = Sideswipe
     
  2. taterx

    taterx Lurkin since Transfandom

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    We do this thread a lot but it's fun to see what other folks do. I made Energon Downshift my Classics Wheeljack. My ROTF Gears is now classics Gears. TFTM G1 deco Jazz is classics Jazz. My Titanium Scourge, Hotspot, Optimus Primal , and War Within Thrust all sit with my classics as well. I got the 07 botcon set so War WIthin Thrust and Dirge as well as the Cybertron voyager Starscresm repaint serve as generic seekers along with my three Acid Storms and my first Classics Starscream who was replaced by the recent universe Animated colored one.

    Also Energon Inferno stands in as Hosehead by my TFCC Nightbeat.
     
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  3. QmTablit

    QmTablit Disguise: Check. Robot...

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    I haven't exactly repurposed anything into my Classicsverse shelf except for the Re-issue Insecticons... who are there to represent the G1 Insecticons...

    Yeah.
     
  4. *Soundwave*

    *Soundwave* Derp

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    movie-1 legends desert blackout is my rotf legends grindor
     
  5. Lock Cade

    Lock Cade Tarn Fangirl TFW2005 Supporter

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    Haven't done any repurposing, but I'm thinking of taking either 07 Movie Stockade or ROTF Gears and repurpose the figure as a Movie-verse version of my fan character Wildfrost to use for an upcoming photo-comic of mine.
     
  6. Autobot Burnout

    Autobot Burnout SANTARN IS COMING AGAIN TFW2005 Supporter

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    TFTM Mudflap (Cyb. Mudflap repaint) - slightly modified into Classics Erector.

    ROTF Superion & Aerialbots - Classics 2.0 Superion & Areialbots (they're the exact same releases as the Universe releases)

    ROTF Fearswoop - Classics G2 Hooligan (Yeah, I know it's a real stretch since the Dreadwing mold looks nothing like G2 Hooligan, but the deco and bio just scream Hooligan. Plus, I need a G2 Con to counterbalance the one G2 Autobot I have; Classics Inferno)
     
  7. Howling

    Howling I'M NOT A GUY!!!

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    ROTF Dune Runner= Outback
     
  8. General Magnus

    General Magnus Da Custodes of the Emprah

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    I use a Vehicon general (the helicopter, canĀ“t remember the name), as my Wreckers Rotorbolt.
     
  9. Seibermore

    Seibermore Well-Known Member

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    ^He's Obsidian.

    Shadow Commander- Shattered Glass City Tyrant Ultra Magnus

    TFTM Fracture- Slighty repainted head into Shattered Glass Mirage

    Henkei Legends CliffJumper- Shattered Glass Normal Cliffjumper (non evil ver)

    Yeah I love Shattered Glass. :) 
     
  10. chrisr291

    chrisr291 Master of the Unknown

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    lol, when i was a kid...... The Transformers became Foot Soldiers for my Ninja Turtles to beat up.
     
  11. jezones

    jezones REEVERS!!!

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    i love the animated line so much i buy what ever i can and rename it to fit in the line.
    shadow blade megatron = galvatron
    patrol bumble bee = baricade
    atomic lugnut = skydive
    freeway jazz = camshaft
    battlefield bumble bee = hubcap
    rescue ratchet = dead end(turnned him into a decepticon medic
    stealth lock down = mirage
    ES sound wave = Blaster
    roadbuster ultra magnas = roadbuster
    mudbuster bulkhead = brawn (when he comes out)
    blazing lockdown = sand storm
     
  12. General Magnus

    General Magnus Da Custodes of the Emprah

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    I use Dark Scorponok as Shattered Glass Scorponok too.
     
  13. Lbsammills51

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    The "Classics" Cybertron repaints are my Unicron Trilogy Blades, Blaster & Dirge.

    Cybertron Dark Scorponok is my Unicron Trilogy Black Zarak. I'm still debating getting the Movie Stalker Scorponok to turn into Movie Black Zarak (I am among many with a weakness for black repaints).

    Henkei Hot Shot is my Unicron Trilogy Armada Hot Shot.

    Cybertron Galvatron is my Unicron Trilogy Megatron and Cybertron Megatron is my Unicron Trilogy Galvatron (they just work better for me that way).

    Once the white Demolishor comes out, he'll be Movie Demolishor and the Hasbro version will be Movie Scavenger (not sure what I'll do with the Hasbro Ravage once the red version comes out yet...any repurposing suggestions?).

    Classics Darkwind is Classics Darkwing (it feels like nit-picking, I know).

    Not exactly earth-shattering changes, but that's what I've done.
     
  14. brr-icy

    brr-icy G1 Collector

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    es soundwave/soundblaster
    energon downshift/classics wheeljack
    titaniums as themselves in classics
     
  15. MagnusPrimal

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    TRU-exclusive Energon Megatron from the Optimus/Megatron 2-pack is my Classics Galvatron.
     
  16. Wheeljack_Prime

    Wheeljack_Prime Don't eat me

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    ROTF Demolishor -> ROTF Scavenger
    ROTF Bludgeon -> Classics/Universe Bludgeon
     
  17. MasterpieceMP33

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    i use shadow commander as classics motomaster
     
  18. Hyperoptic

    Hyperoptic G1-Junkie

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    I like to see my MP-03 Starscream as Acidstorm
     
  19. Feralstorm

    Feralstorm I ship Nick & Judy TFW2005 Supporter

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    That's silly - he's OBVIOUSLY Pre-Beast-Wars Scorponok! :) 

    Energon Windrazor --> Pre-Beast Terrorsaur
    Cybertron Dirt Boss --> Pre-Beast Tarantulas
     
  20. galvascream

    galvascream Apple Junkie

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    Normal Energon Megs is My classics galvy
     

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