Henkei Strafe new pics

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  1. ultraq

    ultraq Well-Known Member

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    Thats a really nice figure! I think it works much better if I think of it as a Shattered Glass Cyclonus though.
     
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    Nothing about that is nice..I will buy it, but its Uggggggly
     
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    I'm telling you, it still looks like Cyclounus from that episode where they all go through the black hole and turn different colors. DO NOT WANT
     
  5. Counterpunch?

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    Definitely wrong colors for SG Cyclonus...too bad on that.

    I still dig it and am glad to be getting one.
     
  6. steph1979

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    That doesn't look all that bad and is at least looks much better than the 1st preview pics.
     
  7. FreshDebesh

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    I'd actually want it if they made it up to look like negaverse Cyclonus. At least it would have some relevance.
     
  8. Cloudraker

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    Now that is how you take preview pictures.
     
  9. ninety

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    Looking better than the first pics.

    I don't know who he'll be though, still doesn't say Strafe to me. Got a while to think about it till he arrives I suppose.
     
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    It is a crazy color repaint which will work well in Animated like Target Sunstorm but not really with Henkei/Classics.
     
  11. Laser_Optimus

    Laser_Optimus Your opinion was noted. Now get lost. TFW2005 Supporter

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    Heh. Looks better then before that's for sure. Still looks like Cyclonus tried to cosplay as Strafe, but considering that we're probably never going to get an actual Classics/Universe Strafe anytime soon (I can't imagine he's anywhere high up on Hasbro's 'to do list' for Universe/Classics 3.0) I'll take what I can get.
     
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    Nope. This is what Cyclonus looked like:

    http://images4.wikia.nocookie.net/transformers/images/3/37/Newcolors_KillingJar.jpg

    And on that note, if Universe Cyclonus ever gets repainted that way, FansProjects might have to to a Commander trailer in Negative colors too. :D 
     
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    Nope not even close
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    as for this guy I dunno if it were more red it might pass for Shattard Glass but as it is I dont like it any more then the regular toy.
     
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    i've got one on preorder, but now i'm thinking i might cancel it...it looks so much like cyclonus that i just can't get over it...i'd rather use energon skyblast as strafe i think... maybe if this was a general release, but i just don't think i can justify the 110 on a repaint that only sort of works...
     
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    The more I see it the more I want it. Still, I must resist.
     
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    I'm so happy I have him on pre-order. Strafe-y goodness.
     
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    Henkei Fail new pics? Meh, pass.
     
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    I can understand folks not liking him as Strafe, but I love him just as a stand-alone figure. I'm glad the gun is more of a matte bronze than the chrome gold shown previously; I hope this is the released version. It's cool seeing blue eyes on this mold, as well. And while he's not identical to the Hotrod-colored SG Cyclonus from the Botcon comic, he would still make a pretty great SG Cyclonus. I might do that... slap a red 'Con symbol on him. I doubt the mold will ever be released in exact comic colors, so this is likely the closest we'll get.

    Although honestly, more than anything else I get a Minerva vibe from him (minus the orange face).
     
  19. Empir3

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    These look better im still torn i love the mold but the mold is sooo not strafe.
     
  20. Smasher

    Smasher HUNKY BEATS

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    Ugh...
    Not liking this one.
     

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