Beelzeboss - Spiritual Leadership Upgrade Kit for CW Optimus Prime

Discussion in 'Transformers 3rd Party Discussion' started by ki1983ng, Jul 13, 2015.

  1. ki1983ng

    ki1983ng Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Aug 22, 2006
    Posts:
    601
    News Credits:
    35
    Trophy Points:
    156
    Likes:
    +35
    Last edited by a moderator: Aug 3, 2015
    • News Credit News Credit x 1
  2. rosewater

    rosewater Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Sep 1, 2011
    Posts:
    3,308
    Trophy Points:
    172
    Likes:
    +22
    Well this is interesting!
     
  3. marvel b

    marvel b beard, blood red, banjo, bot, buddy.

    Joined:
    Feb 12, 2014
    Posts:
    6,345
    News Credits:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    247
    Location:
    Beacon, NY
    Likes:
    +1,348
    aren't those johnbonhamatron's kits? looks just like them
     
  4. RDprime

    RDprime TFW2005 Supporter

    Joined:
    Sep 27, 2012
    Posts:
    5,900
    News Credits:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    227
    Likes:
    +32
    I knew I'd seen these somewhere.
     
  5. Fort Max

    Fort Max Too many is never enough. Veteran

    Joined:
    Aug 6, 2003
    Posts:
    11,715
    News Credits:
    19
    Trophy Points:
    297
    Likes:
    +230
    That's pretty nice.
     
  6. Joey_Santana

    Joey_Santana Shockwave fanboy

    Joined:
    Aug 30, 2010
    Posts:
    1,179
    News Credits:
    4
    Trophy Points:
    197
    Location:
    SAO PAULO
    Likes:
    +508
    Ebay:
    Well if it is a full integrated kit in both modes I'll buy it.

    If it is just another partsformer crap I'll pass...
     
  7. Sa173533

    Sa173533 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Mar 15, 2015
    Posts:
    1,576
    Trophy Points:
    132
    Likes:
    +5
    Hm. Interesting. If they can add some new feet and a G1 style head, I could buy it. That doesn't mean I won't buy this IF this doesn't have it.
     
  8. TM2 Dinobot

    TM2 Dinobot i CrEePy YoU oUt!!!

    Joined:
    Mar 16, 2003
    Posts:
    3,711
    News Credits:
    3
    Trophy Points:
    237
    Likes:
    +239
    Ebay:
    Yep. More stuff I won't buy because they're stealing from fans.
     
  9. johnbonhamatron

    johnbonhamatron Big ol' Nightbeat fanboy

    Joined:
    Apr 17, 2007
    Posts:
    1,508
    Trophy Points:
    157
    Likes:
    +61
    Hauntingly similar to mine, eh, same as the Nightbeat kits they did? :p 
     
  10. Underwear

    Underwear Banned

    Joined:
    Sep 2, 2011
    Posts:
    4,203
    News Credits:
    3
    Trophy Points:
    151
    Likes:
    +7
    Well they are opportunist..
     
  11. marvel b

    marvel b beard, blood red, banjo, bot, buddy.

    Joined:
    Feb 12, 2014
    Posts:
    6,345
    News Credits:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    247
    Location:
    Beacon, NY
    Likes:
    +1,348
    (csi twist sound)
    dun DUHN!
     
  12. mtl79

    mtl79 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Dec 8, 2014
    Posts:
    1,537
    Trophy Points:
    147
    Likes:
    +61
    Yep, exactly that, if they can add better feet to improve the cheap plastic look of the current one, I'd be all in on this kit...
     
  13. ZombehDino

    ZombehDino Scavenger

    Joined:
    Oct 2, 2014
    Posts:
    610
    Trophy Points:
    137
    Location:
    New Jersey
    Likes:
    +165
    Twitter:
    Not gonna lie, the only reason I bought CW prime was because I knew someone was gonna make a kit like this. It looks great, but I hope there's minimal partsforming involved.
     
  14. 8bitboy

    8bitboy Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Mar 2, 2013
    Posts:
    1,424
    Trophy Points:
    177
    Location:
    Antigua and Barbuda!
    Likes:
    +221
    Wow. This actually looks pretty nice. I'll wait to see how this ultimately turns out. Don't really want a partsforming Optimus to be honest. If it's mostly integrated, I'm down.
     
  15. Splendic

    Splendic bleep blorp

    Joined:
    Nov 24, 2004
    Posts:
    1,748
    Trophy Points:
    212
    Likes:
    +144
    Ebay:
    They could grab a lot more interest if they could prove it's not partsforming, asap...

    But I doubt that's the case.
     
  16. jame5y

    jame5y Till All Are One..In the UK Thread

    Joined:
    Aug 10, 2011
    Posts:
    1,657
    Trophy Points:
    197
    Likes:
    +1,759
    What a liberty in nicking someone else's design.

    Ffs they need to be called out on their plagiarism good and proper
     
  17. Bountyan

    Bountyan Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Sep 19, 2008
    Posts:
    16,064
    News Credits:
    11
    Trophy Points:
    302
    Likes:
    +366
    Plagiarism != having the same idea
     
  18. TM2 Dinobot

    TM2 Dinobot i CrEePy YoU oUt!!!

    Joined:
    Mar 16, 2003
    Posts:
    3,711
    News Credits:
    3
    Trophy Points:
    237
    Likes:
    +239
    Ebay:
    Agreed, but this is straight up plagiarism. That is LITERALLY the same design. They STOLE it, JUST like they did with Nightbeat!
     
  19. Murasame

    Murasame CHIMICHANGAS

    Joined:
    Oct 9, 2008
    Posts:
    16,495
    News Credits:
    2
    Trophy Points:
    312
    Location:
    The Lost Light
    Likes:
    +968
    Nightbeat ugprade?
     
  20. Bountyan

    Bountyan Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Sep 19, 2008
    Posts:
    16,064
    News Credits:
    11
    Trophy Points:
    302
    Likes:
    +366
    Are you being sarcastic? It's similar (holy shit, two guys basing their design on the same thing happen to be similar!? Who woulda thunk!) but the sculpting isn't a copy of the shapeways kit. There are even some parts I don't see on the shapeways kit.

    I remember people were crying the same way just because some other 3P also did FOC upgrades that happened to look like Ariel's stuff.
     

Share This Page