G1 combiner smackdown

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  1. werepolarbear

    werepolarbear Well-Known Member

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    Which combiner team is better and the one to get first. Menasor vs Bruticus,and Superion vsDefensor.
     
  2. havanowoncheese

    havanowoncheese Proud No Ma'amer!

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    Perosnally i dont think one truly stands out above others. They are all bricks in gestalt mode crappy individual robot modes. All have the same play value really.

    This is really personal preference which do you like the looks of more.
     
  3. aledromo

    aledromo Decepticon at the Gate

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    Bruticus and Defensor have some great nostalgia ticks from my childhood. I never quite liked the look of Menasor and Superion. Gestalts have their obvious hooks, but some look more like a robot wearing vehicles for limbs than others.

    Anyway, Defensor is my recommendation based solely on a very cool central figure (Hot Spot). Overall the Combaticons are a more fun group to play with though, and Bruticus is hotter than Hansel right now.
     
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    all are great ..dont care whar order you get them in.
     
  5. Jingjing

    Jingjing Well-Known Member

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    Firstly, go for Defensor & Bruticus.
     
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    Abrogate Nondescript Former Poster

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    Menasor & Superion... Just because Menasor is the first representation of Decepticon Cars and Superion, other than Jetfire, is the first representation of Autobots Jets.

    Other than that, my personal all time favorite combiner is Devastator (with CrazyDevy's Add-Ons, this is much more amazing) followed closely by Predaking.
     
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  8. aledromo

    aledromo Decepticon at the Gate

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    Man, Blot was pretty cool. Never liked how Sinnertwin came off as Hun-Grr's little nephew. For that matter, I never liked the name Hun-Grr. Great gestalt, though.

    I'll never forget when my girlfriend at the time once asked me if Rippersnapper was supposed to be a giant sperm.
     
  9. aledromo

    aledromo Decepticon at the Gate

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    Oddly, this was one of the reasons I never liked these two. They never really fit in with the rest. Plus most of the limb guys seemed pretty interchangeable, personalitywise.
     
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    This. Though Piranacon stands out a little since there are six team members and it's fun to trade off which one gets to be the gun (even though Overbite definitely makes the best gun)
     
  11. John_Force

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    Defensor. Hot Shot as a blue fire-truck is amazing.
     
  12. Satomiblood

    Satomiblood Prototype Black

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    I always thought it was funny that the Terrorcons had Gobot-y names.

    Anyway, Devastator, Computron, Piranacon, and Predaking are tops in my book.
     
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    I always liked the Protectorbots and Combaticons more due to the variety in the team's alt modes. I am surprised they never had the Stunticon and Arielbot figures trade sides for some other line to fill out ranks.

    +-MWG-+
     
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    Ruination04 8 Years Old Since 1984!

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    Pretty much every combiner has been in "playoffs" over the past few weeks in Gen/Disc and it's pretty much decided that Bruticus rules all.
     
  16. [Wing_Saber-X]

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    < Can you tell im practically OBSESSED with Raiden?!! :p 

    So..uhh..yeah, Superion! :p  :lol 
     
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    Ruination04 8 Years Old Since 1984!

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    <----Eh...no more than I love the Combaticons!
     
  18. Tiller

    Tiller I don't know nothin'

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    The obvious choice is the Predicons.
     
  19. [Wing_Saber-X]

    [Wing_Saber-X] BATTLE GAIA!

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    ^ :D 
     
  20. Angelwave

    Angelwave Physical Maintenance.....

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    Predaking kicks em all in the aft.

    Computron is a close second though.
     

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