Bumblebee WAS based on Herbie after all! The original inspiration for the Minibots

Discussion in 'Transformers General Discussion' started by Nevermore, Sep 7, 2006.

  1. Nevermore

    Nevermore It's self-perpetuating a parahumanoidarianised!

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    Choro-Q FTW!!!
     
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    BWA HA HA HA HA HA!!!!
     
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  5. Megatronwp38

    Megatronwp38 Megatron? Is that you!?!?

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    Quantum_Penguin Be seeing you...

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    Great, now TakaraTomy can justify releasing a special white repaint of Bumble too.
     
  7. Omnibus Prime

    Omnibus Prime I'm too old for this shit TFW2005 Supporter

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  8. Nevermore

    Nevermore It's self-perpetuating a parahumanoidarianised!

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    Jazz-Bot Autobot Reconnaisance

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    Now THATS funny.
     
  10. Aaron

    Aaron Master of Crystalocution Moderator Content Contributor

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    Amazing how it all comes full circle.
     
  11. Brodimus Prime

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    So since the white bug was originally a Go-Bot (Tonka, not Hasbro). Does that mean Herbie is a Go-Bot?!?! It all makes sense now.
     
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    Yeah - I remember Penny Racers as well. I probably even have one floating around somewhere. I also seem to remember them coming back for a while in the '90s too.
     
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    SkyQuake What's Quakin'?

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    Hmmmm...... I wonder how hard it would be to mod some of the Pennyracers using an old Bumblebee, or Clifjumper for robot parts.......
     
  15. Viper_486

    Viper_486 Cobraaa!

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    ROFLMAO.
    Awesome find, Nevermore.
    So Bumblebee truly *is* the Love Bug!
     
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    So does Nevermore have NO life or does he just NEVER sleep? He's like TFW2005's Commander Data...
     
  17. Ruination04

    Ruination04 8 Years Old Since 1984!

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    Bumblebee, The Love Bug.

    No wonder Carlie liked to hand around him.
     
  19. KA

    KA PENIS GOES WHERE?!!

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    he's batman.
     
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