Classics Roller

Discussion in 'Transformers General Discussion' started by autobotx25, Nov 19, 2006.

  1. autobotx25

    autobotx25 Well-Known Member

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    This guy deserves his own figure and he was a G1 character, plus the autobots would have been lost.
     
  2. Ravenxl7

    Ravenxl7 W.A.F.F.L.E.O.

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    It would be cool. He could be a basic sized Transformer, and actually transform this time around. They could even just do a good blue repaint of Cybertron Clocker for all I care. The only flaw in this would that there would be fans that would get mad that he transforms instead of beeing the little drone cart thingy. The only other problem would be that he wouldn't have a trailer to travel around in with Prime. Nice idea though. Peace out.
     
  3. Pravus Prime

    Pravus Prime Sorcerer

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    Plus, if they ever made him, especially as a Transformer, that we can finally have pictures of Roller sending Prime into the trailer...

    The hilarity of that alone would be well worth it.
     
  4. Switchblade

    Switchblade Just a raggedy man

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    No. No, he really doesn't.

    He was just some silly little cart thing that Prime had in the back of his trailer and almost never used.
     
  5. DecepticusPrime

    DecepticusPrime End of Days

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    Only after every other 1984-1996 figure, Japanese and American, has been given the classics treatment.
     
  6. Grimlock_13

    Grimlock_13 Reformed Geewunner

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    I'd rather have a voyager-sized trailer for Prime released, that has the combat deck and Roller included.
     
  7. autobotx25

    autobotx25 Well-Known Member

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    they could always reuse one of the minicon molds.


    how could anyone not like that face:

    [​IMG]
     
  8. LadyStarscream

    LadyStarscream Queen of Cybertron

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    I never knew that Roller had a face? :lol 

    Roller rules!
     
  9. butz

    butz slippery when wet

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    Should've just released him with Classics Prime to help fill out the package (BB got a little buddy of sorts, why not Prime?). On his own, I don't think Hasbro would risk it.
     
  10. Triformis

    Triformis Insecticon Fanatic TFW2005 Supporter

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    What?!?! Not until Cosmos has his fig.! And...not even then! Roller is a vanishing freak (well, him and the trailer, really). He'd be an "Actionmaster" anyway (his total lack of transformation is what I mean).

    Now, if they were to rename a Minicon "Roller" and have him look vaguely like G1 Roller as an homage, I'd be behind that. Otherwise, no dice.
     
  11. KA

    KA PENIS GOES WHERE?!!

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    [​IMG]
     
  12. Josh

    Josh Comic Color-guy

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    i sketched up a rough design of Roller as a mini-con during SDCC

    ill see if i can scan it up xD
     
  13. Mike

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    roller rules!! give us a classic roller!
     
  14. Cast

    Cast Roll the dice

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    I'd say a voyager sized trailer for prime with a very small transforming roller.
     
  15. KA

    KA PENIS GOES WHERE?!!

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    roller should transform into optimus' headmaster!!!

    head on
     
  16. Driftbot

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    i agree.

    not quite important enough to get his own figure to be sold by himself, but would abso-freakin-lutely complete the trailer.
    *glares at takara for not including him with MP-4*

    the little fella was quite a handy scout, but i dont think he should get a bot mode.
    to me, that would be like giving teletran-1 a bot mode.
    he's just a tool the autobots use, not an actual character.

    but overall, yes, roller kicks ass. he also reminds me of R2-D2. they are both little, speak in beeps, and help the heroes save the day.
     
  17. autobotx25

    autobotx25 Well-Known Member

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    roller had his moments, plus i just want more classics what better way to fill up a autobotcentric line than with more of them.
     
  18. The Phazer

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    I'd probably be quite content with a blue repaint of Corona Sparkplug...

    Phazer
     
  19. ambushbug74

    ambushbug74 Stroke me, Stroke me! TFW2005 Supporter

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    Hey, Prime didn't really use his trailer in the cartoon, and everyone bitches when he is released without it.
     

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