Early guess(es) for Dreadwing.

Discussion in 'Transformers Robots In Disguise / Prime Discussion' started by Karhukjnsi, Jun 10, 2011.

  1. Karhukjnsi

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    I was watching "Masters & Students" today when something hit me: it's an awful shame that Skyquake's model was used only twice (at least thus far), but didn't the Prime Panel at BotCon say that they sometimes re-use models? Maybe (MAYBE) they could give Skyquake's body a new head and BAM! Easy character, easy retool for a toy!

    It's purely speculation, of course, but maybe a worthy discussion point?
     
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    It's quite possible. Until I see evidence to the contrary, I'm going to assume such.
     
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    My only guess is that he'll sound freaking awesome.

    In fact that's not even a guess, it's Tony Todd, the only way they can mess his voice up is by adding a chipmunk filter to it or something.
     
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    I dunno, a Decepticon with a chipmunk filter would be pretty awesome.
     
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    It's certainly a possibility, and I wouldn't have an issue with it, but at the same time I don't think that's what they'll do. I took the whole model reuse thing to be more about returning characters and seeing objects again (like the axe and fire extinguisher). We'll just have to wait and see.
     
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    I kinda want a new design. Maybe a mix between Movie DW and Prime Skyquake. Though I do like SQ's character model.


    I kinda want him to have a lensehead....
     
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    Wait... Skyquake had a gatling gun... If Dreadwing is a retool of Skyquake he'll have the gatling gun too. I wonder if it'll be illin' or not?
     
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    I seriously, seriously, seriously doubt he's a Skyquake repaint. Skyquake has had two eps, one of which he was a zombie. If he got a whole new model I'm sure Dreadwing will.
     
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    Plus they just said they won't put Skywarp or Thundercracker in the show because they would be too similar to Starscream, if we'll get a new, voiced villain character I doub't they would cheat for him Tailgate-style.
     
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    I'm thinking he'll be a new model, but it probably won't be until season 2.
     
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    Why do I get the feeling he'll be some general that Megatron calls in for his big plans during the finale. As for him using Quake's model I doubt it.
     
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    Maybe. Tailgate was the same model as Cliffjumper was.
     
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    Tailgate is cliffjumper model. As for dreadwing I also thing we will get a new model.
     
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    ...he was?
     
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    We didn't get to see his head, but the rest of the body was, yeah.
     
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    I hope there will be some antagonism going on between him and Starscream like in the IDW movie comics.
     
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    He was.

    The difference? Tailgate wasn't an actual character.
     
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    ...god Cliffjumper dying must have really hit Arcee especially hard then.
     
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    Oh! Oh-ho-ho! Oh ho-ho-ho! Booyaka!
     
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    you were right.
     

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