Fanstoys FT-17 Hoodlum (Hot Rod)

Discussion in 'Transformers 3rd Party Discussion' started by daimchoc, Nov 15, 2015.

  1. ChromeMagnus

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    So Rodimus is a futuristic version of this?
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  2. edgecrusher

    edgecrusher Retro Active TFW2005 Supporter

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    You call, Rod hauls.
     
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    :lol . In all seriousness. I'm pretty interested in Hoodlum. So far the robot mode looks better than Takara's Hot Rod 2.0. No release date yet. When was the last update?
     
  4. daimchoc

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    Nope ... pretty sure its actually this car from the past.

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    It's a glorified Cybertronian soccer mom van ... lets not kid ourselves ... the elevation of this alt mode to leader of the Autobots prolly took out a third of the young fan base such as myself lol
     
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    I knew I never cared much for him.
     
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    LOL
     
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    Aww man. I saw daimchoc posted and thought it was newer pics.
     
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    IMG_4841.JPG

    Definitely Rodimus with the spoilers configured for wing mode.
     
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    Pretty much. Which of you think about it, makes sence why his "trailer" had a weapons base like optimus.
     
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    treize0 80s kid stuck in an old man's body. Let me out!

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    May the schwartz be with you!
     
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    Wow! It looks pretty, pretty cool in robot mode. Far better than TT.
     
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    I purchased the TT Hot Rod KO, but this will really be my Hot Rod. Well done FT.

    Side note: I'm not feeling their Kup or Springer ATM.
     
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    If MP-09 is Rodimus "old fart" and MP Hot Rod is "turbo-revvin' young punk", then Hoodlum is "I never stuffed the Matrix into my chest but I did grow up and put on a few pounds and a bit of muscle so dudes like Springer don't kick sand in my face at the beach".

    I don't like that face, which is nicely sculpted but is too broad-chinned/fails to capture the youthful boyishness of our hotheaded young friend. And I definitely don't like the "head on a plate" look instead of it segueing nicely into his iconic collar.

    It's a solid "maybe" for me :p 
     
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    All that backpack and no vents?
     
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    Helmet brim is a hair too low.

    Otherwise, much better than the TT Chugsterpiece.

    Still too small for my MP shelf though.
     

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