Generation Toy GT-8 Guardian (Defensor/Protectobots)

Discussion in 'Transformers 3rd Party Discussion' started by Cheem The Rup, Oct 31, 2016.

  1. BIOMEC

    BIOMEC Terrorcon, aka "Ratchetman"

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    How are the joints? Are they tight enough?!
     
  2. Chibipoe

    Chibipoe Proud owner of Scorponok

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    Sweet. Sarge is on his way. :D  Maybe I will square him off with Warbo's Swindle....
     
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    If you're referring to Sarge, the reviews seem to be positive so far.
    If you're referring to the combined mode, it might be a little too soon to know.
     
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    This figure is solid as a rock... as most of GT's releases are. My only complaint is the lack of paint. I can't vouch for whether a complete lack of red on his head is G1 accurate (to the toy or cartoon), but I don't like it. In other words he fits the bill, but he's lackluster looking to me.
     
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  5. BIOMEC

    BIOMEC Terrorcon, aka "Ratchetman"

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    Thanks to both of you ! Yes, I was referring to Sarge!
     
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    I keep telling myself I don't need this set since I already have the Maketoys Gaurdia set...but here I am, with Sarge in my Ebay cart, ready to check out
     
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    He's a must for me as I want him to face off against WB-01
     
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    Sold my Guardia when I heard about this project. I think I like Guardia's Hotspot better, but other than that, these guys look better.
     
  9. BIOMEC

    BIOMEC Terrorcon, aka "Ratchetman"

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    Buy it! But keep Guardia if you can, it's small but a well done figure!
     
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    Yeah I would definitely keep them both. I'm waaaaaay too lazy to sell it lol
     
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    It's not.

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    That's G1 cartoon, G1 toy, Combiner Wars, and Unite Warriors. Not pictured would be IDW Streetwise, who also had red on his head.
     
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    It's IDW accurate I think, but yeah I dislike his lack of paint as well.
     
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    It's not.

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    Pictured now.
     
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    I might be wrong, but I think I've seen him in some IDW art somewhere where his head is all white. Take Rodimus, he sometimes looks like MMC's Calidus and sometimes like SXS depending on the artist.
     
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    David Hingtgen Chromaticon

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    A few small appearances, do not change the fact that 95% of the time, since the very beginning, he's had red head-accents as part of his look.
     
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    Oh don't get me wrong. i want him to have the red paint. I was just saying that I had seen him without the paint. Lack of paint is probably the number 1 reason he is not a priority for me.
     
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    Well I caved and ordered Sarge from Baba, the tracking already shows as accepted too. I’m going to need another bookshelf.
     
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    You'll like him. I love GT's stuff and this one doesn't disappoint. I just don't think they hit the right color scheme with Sarge. Nothing against the figure as a whole.
     
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    I’ve been wanting to get a GT figure but I don’t like Devy enough to get a second one (I have maketoys giant, my first 3P combiner). But I like Denfensor’s design a lot so I convinced myself it was okay :D 
     
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    My Sarge showed up today. Haven't transformed him yet, but the alt. mode is beautiful.
     

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