Heavy/Scratch: Decepticon Clones: Pounce and Wingspan

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  1. Sculpt-bot

    Sculpt-bot So waddya want, a medal?

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    Hey all! Here is a commissioned project that i recently wrapped up. The Decepticon Clones, Pounce and Wingspan. These guys were really fun to do, and presented a lot of unique challenges. I wanted to ensure that the bot modes were virtually identical (as they should be,) and that there was a good amount of articulation added to the bots as well. The animal modes were improved slightly, by scratchbuilding the wings (WS) and front legs (P) to make them slightly more proportional. Admittedly not as powerful looking as I would have wanted a "perfect" version of Pounce to look, but it was a needed sacrifice for the "clone" bot modes (my main goal!)
    The paint was another challenge, as all the actual colors used had to be custom mixed to achieve the right look.
    Credit goes to the commissioner (Thanks Matt!,) for seeing that the classics seeker mold would work well for these guys! Enjoy!
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  2. Galvanitro

    Galvanitro Vanguardian

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    Those are amazing!!
     
  3. bellyboy

    bellyboy working working working

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    ohhh sb

    u tackle all of my favorite bots
    another amazing creation of yours


    love it
     
  4. Shadowbreaker

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    That is awesome! :drool: 

    A+ work there. :thumbs2: 
     
  5. aprim

    aprim Well-Known Member

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    Wow, I love them. String and all! Looks freaking amazing! Great work as always.
     
  6. Lucs

    Lucs This Guy!

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    These guys are at the top of my list to buy just stock, but you've gone and awesomified them to the Classics degree! Great work and vision on these guys. Now do a simpler version so I can copy off you :D 
     
  7. destrongerlupus

    destrongerlupus #MoreSawBoss

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    WONDERFUL! One of my all-time favorite G1 designs, and you perfected 'em!
     
  8. supervir2

    supervir2 Feels like the kid in Big everyday.

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    :drool: 
     
  9. SonOfNemesis

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    WOW!
     
  10. DeceptMaster JJ

    DeceptMaster JJ Evil Master Decepticon

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    Excellent!
     
  11. Sculpt-bot

    Sculpt-bot So waddya want, a medal?

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    Thanks all! I am glad they meet with approval!!

    Glad your a fan! I have to look up your Squeezeplay thread again for tips! I may be doing him soon!

    Oh you saw that didjya!? I guess my special effects aren't so special!
    Wingspan stands on his own, but doesn't really look "in flight!"


    They are on their way "home." :D 
     
  12. brr-icy

    brr-icy G1 Collector

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    awesome, they bear very little resemblance to the seeker mold, well done
     
  13. Rumble02

    Rumble02 Radicon of Obliticons

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    You win again! Dang it you are awesome
     
  14. [Wing_Saber-X]

    [Wing_Saber-X] BATTLE GAIA!

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    ^ Very nicely done, man! ::D 
     
  15. Wheel_Jack

    Wheel_Jack pitying fools

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    these are gorgeous SB. I totally understand regarding the compromises you had to make to the beast modes. that said I think you did a great job pulling them off. the bot modes are purrrfection.
     
  16. B'Bantor

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    I must have ogled these pics for a solid half hour. Beautiful pieces man.
     
  17. Venksta

    Venksta Render Project Creations TFW2005 Supporter

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    Amazing work! They both look totally awesome. :thumb 
     
  18. Flyby33

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    pretty sweet
     
  19. jcartwork

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    Cool i have a set to create too yours is owesome
     
  20. The621

    The621 Fuck you, that's why!

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    If I didn't sell my Wingspan and Pounce, I would've kitbashed them. But not as good as yours Sculpt-bot!
    :thumb 
     

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