Cyb. Excellion in TV show?

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  1. Astro-Furby

    Astro-Furby N7 Destroyer

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    or is he just a repaint of hot-shot?
     
  2. Ravenxl7

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    It's just a repaint of Hot Shot to look like Hot Rod, and a very good one at that. Peace out.
     
  3. Eric

    Eric Per sempre marciamo.

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    Yep. Excellion (The Cybertron Hot Shot repaint) never made an appearance in the show. Just like Cannonball, Shortround, Swindle, Hardtop, I could go on. :p 
     
  4. Spekkio

    Spekkio Master of War

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    Sad how many neat characters didn't make it into the Cybertron series, esp. the basic-class ones. And badass racecars with flames are always awesome. :) 
     
  5. SoundwaveMajor

    SoundwaveMajor DarkWarLord of Insanity

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    in the back ground of some sceens you will see what looks to be him.
    like on speed planet you will see buzzsaw in a few shots.
     
  6. Dr Kain

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    Well, technically speaking, he did make it in the show by name. See, in the Japanese version, Galaxy Force, Hot Shot's name was Excellion.
     
  7. Blunticon

    Blunticon The Oddjob

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    The list could go on and on. I mean they made a badass Unicron toy and never put him in, but they hinted to planet X..
     
  8. Feralstorm

    Feralstorm I ship Nick & Judy TFW2005 Supporter

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    Seen some new Cybertron commercials recently, featuring Excellion and Wing Saber versus an "Evil Decepticon" (Sky Shadow). I find the commercial 'story' kinda funny, since Sky Shadow's package bio lists him as Jetfire working undercover.
     
  9. Nevermore

    Nevermore It's self-perpetuating a parahumanoidarianised!

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    I saw Buzzsaw, but no Excellion. Which episode are you talking about?

    Actually the Japanese version is named "Exillion".
     
  10. Dr Kain

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    Onl if you go by TV-Nihon's spelling.
     
  11. Dirge121

    Dirge121 Eat the chikums

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    Yup, hes just a repaint.

    I have to agree with you guys, so many characters were made as toys, that should have been in the show:-
    -Shortround
    -DLX Unicron
    -Hardtop/Swindle

    Shortround most though, the show needed someone around to give Thunderblast an actual reason for having any on-screen time.
     
  12. Chaos Convoy

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    And the official spelling on the Takara boxes. >_>
     

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