Botcon Thrust........stickers?

Discussion in 'Transformers Conventions and Get Togethers' started by shadow panther, Jul 16, 2007.

  1. shadow panther

    shadow panther Mechanically Insane

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    anyone else notice the 4 red dots on Thrusts wings are stickers?
     
  2. Scourge_151

    Scourge_151 Dangerous when naked! TFW2005 Supporter

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    Yeah
     
  3. Feralstorm

    Feralstorm I ship Nick & Judy TFW2005 Supporter

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    I understand they cover up screws.
     
  4. Motor_Master

    Motor_Master Lets the balls touch TFW2005 Supporter

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    Fixed :thumb 

    I hadn't taken a close enough look at my thrust to realize they were stickers.
     
  5. wheeljaxx

    wheeljaxx Banned

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    i miss stickers!
     
  6. Draven

    Draven Banned

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    Me too. But that's what reissues are for, bro. ;) 
     
  7. shadow panther

    shadow panther Mechanically Insane

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    why the hell would you miss stickers? they peel and crack and tear, theey suck
     
  8. Spartan Prime

    Spartan Prime is an apathetic douchebag

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    Second. [/scruffy]
     
  9. wheeljaxx

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    cuz they have more detail then paint aps, customizable(sp?) and gives me a sense of nostalgia. i miss the GI joe toys you have to assemble yourslef, and apply stickers.
     
  10. REDLINE

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    exactly, and when they go bad, you get reprolabels and you get to relive your nostalgia yet AGAIN.
     
  11. shadow panther

    shadow panther Mechanically Insane

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    the 2 best things they ever did with TF's IMO was

    1) get rid of stickers
    2) make all weapons part of the toy
     
  12. REDLINE

    REDLINE longer days, plz? Veteran

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    I don't miss having 20 different accessory pieces to keep track of in baggies, no *L*
     
  13. Greyryder

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    Great fun, putting stickers on. I always got bored with my Joe vehicles, after I put them together.
     
  14. Bumble Prime

    Bumble Prime all the time

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    the integrated weapons are annoying sometimes......thats why we have bumblebees jet ski jet pack and mirages.....................front spoiler off of a race car.....gun


    give me back chrome laser rifles! And stickers are awesome simply because it extends the opening excitement for another half hour
     
  15. G.B. Blackrock

    G.B. Blackrock Autobot Ally

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    I hate stickers. If you don't get it EXACTLY right the first time, you're stuck with a fashion-dead TF....

    ....and there's nothing (short of shelling out MORE cash) you can do to fix it.
     
  16. Draven

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    So you take extra care to get it right. Where's the problem?
     
  17. Samana Rombuca

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    I don't like stickers. Fake details aren't my thing. Easier than paint, though.
     
  18. SPLIT LIP

    SPLIT LIP Dry built

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    Too bad now all the weopons suck. (there are exceptions, but usualy it ends up making the weapon look retarded instead of looking like a gun.)
     
  19. Ceerad

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    I think you meant to type "worst thing"
     
  20. Dreweido

    Dreweido Veteran TFW2005 Supporter

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    heh yeah I'm glad to not have to keep track of say Classics Prime's fists... haha
     

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