Classics Tankor

Discussion in 'Transformers Toy Discussion' started by kwickstrike, Jun 5, 2009.

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Do you like Classics Tankor

  1. Love it!

    32 vote(s)
    27.4%
  2. Like it!

    52 vote(s)
    44.4%
  3. Hate it!

    7 vote(s)
    6.0%
  4. Meh!

    26 vote(s)
    22.2%
  1. kwickstrike

    kwickstrike Banned

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    remember this little fellow? i was going through my classics and i found this guy again. i started to pay with it and wellllll................. what do u guys think of the mold?

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    i dont like it.....
     
  2. Optimus_Prowl

    Optimus_Prowl I'm the Goddamed Two-Face

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    There's a feedback thread for this im sure but to stay on topic.

    I like him but only after I figured out the alternate TF for his shoulders. You have to make it so the wheels face forward. It adds articulation and good aesthetic.
     
  3. Optimus Sledge

    Optimus Sledge Yar har fiddle di dee

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    Meh. The truck mode relies on a piece of removable kibble that integrates with the plane mode about as well as Gary Glitter at a primary school picnic. The robot mode is alright, but that sodding great lump of kibble has nowhere to usefully or unobtrusively attach. Overall: meh. Astrotrain kicks his aft.
     
  4. rob_charb

    rob_charb Well-Known Member

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    Love him. I've liked Octane ever since I bought him. Even the Comb of Doom isn't that bad, if you use it right.

    Easily one of my favourite Classics/Universe 'Cons.
     
  5. Dolza_Khyron

    Dolza_Khyron Well-Known Member

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    he is FAR better then his g1 counter part, and the mold, while not spectacular, is still pretty fun, it would of been better if it was a voyager mold *just like galvatron* BUT it's still a nice toy.
     
  6. Orion_Prime48

    Orion_Prime48 Super Sentai Purist

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    I like him hes not the best mold ever but I quite like him
     
  7. QmTablit

    QmTablit Disguise: Check. Robot...

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    Close that comb o' death. Instant riot shield.
     
  8. AMG

    AMG Old School

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    I like him.
     
  9. 0ptimus__Prime

    0ptimus__Prime Autobot Commander

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    Well, like most triple-changers, it's not going to be perfect.

    Tankor/Octane is no exception. But he is a decent figure and a nice update to Octane.

    Great figure if you like triple-changers. . .
     
  10. Dom

    Dom TFA Supporter

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    I think Tankor needs a complete redo for the Uni line
     
  11. Magnus' Mate

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    Definitely not. We get so few new Uni-Classics mould, let's see characters they haven't done at all before demanding resculpts. We're not Star Wars fans, people!!!
     
  12. starsaber888

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    i got the henkei version, the plane mode is nice, i don't like the bot mode..its difficult to get a good pose.
     
  13. odeean

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    The first time I carefully transformed it, he got a white stress line in his shoulder. That makes it rubbish for me - that and I think it looks terrible.
     
  14. supervir2

    supervir2 Feels like the kid in Big everyday.

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    He is fair, but well on the low end as far as Classics goes. I really wish they'd make a true triple-changer at a larger size. Astrotrain and Octane are their only real attempts (A. Blitzy notwithstanding) at a legit 3-changer in years and they are only deluxes. It would look small in the package, but they'd have to make less compromises in the designs with the extra parts and size. It is a pipe dream, but I'm really pining for a MP triple-changer...it could be anyone. I just know if they gave one of these a lot of attention, we could get an amazing toy.
     
  15. Liokaiser

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    Like it.
     
  16. Dinobot Nuva

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    I love it.
     
  17. Rodr-Evil

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    I like it a lot.
     
  18. Malikon

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    Haven't met a Classics/Universe yet that I didn't like. (except maybe 2 pack Prime, and even then his Bot mode is pretty cool)
     
  19. Erector

    Erector I ruined the Hall of Fame

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    He's not bad.
     
  20. bcm77

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    Possibly my least favorite of the Classics/Universe molds,it looks weak in all 3 modes.
     

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