Generations Drift

Discussion in 'Transformers Toy Discussion' started by trex5000, May 6, 2010.

  1. trex5000

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    I think most of us can agree this guy looks great! - this is the direction hasbro should stick with for a while, love the headsculpt, reminds me tigertron, really excited to get this guy.
     

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  2. Zigholtul

    Zigholtul I am the Waffle Maker

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    By the Matrix, he's badass. :bay 
     
  3. Auto Morph

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    Yup, looks awesome! Will definitely be getting.
     
  4. DreadwindsGhost

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    Not being much of a comics reader, I'm not that bothered with the character. However, this toy looks pretty badass, I'll be picking it up if it comes to the UK.
     
  5. axiom

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    I know nothing about the character but I'm pretty excited about the figure.
     
  6. Trailbreaker77

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    Might be skipping this character and waiting for Blurr.
     
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    Typically that kind of hip kibble bugs me, but on this figure it doesn't for some reason (maybe because they hold swords).

    As for the character, I haven't read the comics so I'm not familiar with how awesome/terrible he is. Regardless, he's not going to be Drift in my collection anyway. I'm calling him "Peg". :) 
     
  8. Ravenxl7

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    Personally I'll be waiting for Blurr, as I don't care for Drift as a character. The toy design itself does look really nice, and should be interesting to see how the retooling looks for Blurr. Especially the new weapons.
     
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    I didn't know they were making a Blurr with this mold. I'll go with the Blurr version.
     
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    Really excited for this guy, especially since I'm one of the few who like his character.
     
  11. Megatronwp38

    Megatronwp38 Megatron? Is that you!?!?

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    Yeah He's cool but I have no connection to this character as I don't read the comics. I will be waiting for Blurr to go with my season 3 classics/universe/generations figures. Gesh, these names are getting long for Classics! LOL
     
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    Same here. I may pick one up to fiddle around with or possibly kitbash or something, but Drift won't be making the collection shelf. I don't read the comics, so the character means little to me.

    Blurr is another story however, and I really hope the Henkei line picks back up alongside Generations.
     
  13. LiamK

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    I've not really liked any of the Henkei versions of the Classic/Universe characters. All they seem to do is remove lots of visual interest and then dip random parts in chrome. (Although I do have a Henkei Cyclonus. I wants my pink Transformer damnit!)

    I have only recently started reading the IDW stuff, so I haven't got up to Poochie... I mean Drift yet. It it quite neat though that they're doing characters from different corners of the TF universe. This and Straxus are more interesting than yet-another-Bumblebee, or another one of the seekers.
     
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    I don't have a problem with Drift in the slightest and I'll be purchasing both it and Blurr. The toy looks awesome and will be a welcome addition to my collection.

    I hope they find a way to give the Decepticon version of Drift a toy, whatever its name was.
     
  15. Grimlock_13

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    I'm definitely getting both Drift and Blurr. The mold looks great.
     
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    is generations the continuation of the classics/universe line?
     
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    Yep
     
  18. Solrac333

    Solrac333 G1 got it right!

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    I'll get him. I don't read the comics so I don't care about that. He looks pretty cool.
     
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    This is my most wanted for this year, definitely something fresh.
     
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    I'll be grabbing him, he doesn't look as good as the other WFC molds, but he does look really good. The lack of articulated toes does detract from the mold a little bit though
     

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