Generations FOC DLX Kickback

Discussion in 'Transformers Feedback & Reviews' started by unicronic, Nov 23, 2012.

  1. Snake_eyes1975

    Snake_eyes1975 Peace through Tyranny!!

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    Isn't there another main weapon? Even if you don't like it or think its pointless, you should still include it in your review.....right?
     
  2. Razorbeak7

    Razorbeak7 But look, a computer!

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    I've been holding off on most of the FOC stuff, but this guy looks great. I hope they make the other two Insecticons, though.
     
  3. ex dtw2003

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    Not sure about Kickback, but Magnus looks sweet.
     
  4. unicronic

    unicronic Well-Known Member

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    Actually, someone just pointed out that it resembles an in-game weapon. I forgot about the gear shredder weapon so I'm far less critical about this now.

    His bug mode issues are his abdomen doesn't always stay pegged together. Insect legs are a bit of a stretch and insect mode is basically unposable.
     
  5. unicronic

    unicronic Well-Known Member

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    Just for you

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  6. BScorpinok75

    BScorpinok75 Squadron X #1 Consultant

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    Kickback looks really nice. I can't wait to have mine in hand!
     
  7. Snake_eyes1975

    Snake_eyes1975 Peace through Tyranny!!

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    OMG....wait...so its a disc shooter? Cmon.....that's just silly.

    Thanks for the pic. That IS horrible. Lmao..
     
  8. PlanckEpoch

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    It's the Gear Shredder from Fall of Cybertron.

    All in all...not bad, not bad. I usually **HATE** Insecticons too, but this one looks great. Unfortunately I'm sticking with my Fansproject Insecticons in this case. At least they're something that I can dig, rather than just a damned robot bug.
     
  9. Snake_eyes1975

    Snake_eyes1975 Peace through Tyranny!!

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    Well that makes sense. I haven't played FOC yet. It's cool they are packing in real game guns with the figures. Kickback looks ok, but dayum Starscream and Magnus look cheap as hell.
     
  10. Bountyan

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    What's with these oversized weapons? They look dumb.
     
  11. Yaujta

    Yaujta Predaking the Forgotten TFW2005 Supporter

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    The more I see, the more I want it. I just have a bad feeling the annoying army-builders will clear it out like they did with the Vehicons at first.

    Really like the weapon, actually. It isn't a standard sword or gun, which is innovative.
    Does it mount somewhere in alt mode?
     
  12. Harbinger

    Harbinger ecnayonnA

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    i think the legs in insect mode have to be swung around so they face the opposite way. you would loose one joint but atleast you would be able to make the feet rest flat on the ground.
     
  13. Dinodigger97

    Dinodigger97 germinates within you.

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    He looks good. He's going right in with my huge collection of Insect Decepticons and Predacons(Or...The Swarm! Ow!).:) 
     
  14. Powersa

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    Nice review. Looking forward to this figure.
     
  15. closetrat

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    I want to agree with you, but there's this:
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    So, this is actually accurate to the game...
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    The toes just need to be articulated to replicate the in-flight position & they already have the joints molded in!

    Still, I think the way you described would actually look better...

    EDIT: or so I thought...
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    Then again-
    Maybe if the teal piece in the prototype pic was straightened out in line with the lower leg...
     
  16. Fallout

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    what the hell? is that a rocket-powered grasshopper mode? why does he need wings then?
     
  17. Noideaforaname

    Noideaforaname Pico, let's go up to Zuma

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    Boy, the toy grasshopper sure is a lot less majestic than the game/art grasshopper.
    Though I must commend HasTak on managing to make a transforming figure out of such a cheaty design.
     
  18. Starscream Gaga

    Starscream Gaga Protoformed This Way

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    Because he needed to be able to pass as a jet-class in multiplayer.

    God, he looks great. I really can't wait for him!
     
  19. rattraprules98

    rattraprules98 AKA Chr0nus

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    Kickback: Gearshreader
    Sideswipe: Path Blaster
    Starscream: Neutronic Assault Riffle
    Magnus: Prime's sword
    Airraid: egbrnwvtnirbfebsczfn
     
  20. Bountyan

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    Hollow legs mode or crooked feet mode! Pick your choice!
     

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