Human Alliance Sideways Possible At All?

Discussion in 'Transformers Toy Discussion' started by Duwian, Sep 2, 2011.

  1. Duwian

    Duwian Wants FoC EVERYTHING

    Joined:
    Aug 6, 2011
    Posts:
    745
    Trophy Points:
    117
    Likes:
    +17
    Hey. So, I'm all for the Human Alliance line, because they can replace the deluxes and leaders can replace the voyagers (except blackout) and everything is in scale for my pet peeve. So, after RoTF, even though Jazz died in the first movie, in the HFTD line they made him Human Alliance, so is it possible that in some post- DoTM line they could make a Human Alliance Sideways (with Alice maybe? The human don't mean anything lol)? This would be quite nice. Thanks!
     
  2. Brainchild

    Brainchild Dark Flame Master

    Joined:
    Jun 21, 2010
    Posts:
    5,554
    Trophy Points:
    176
    Likes:
    +1
    While Sideways has been proposed by countless fans, it probably has little chance of happening. Not only is it a character with a small role, but he's a Decepticon at a high price point, and Hasbro doesn't have the Audi R8 license (hence the odd car mode for the deluxe). The main point of HA is the car modes, so I'm not sure how that'd work out.
    And scale isn't worth fighting for.
     
  3. Ceerad

    Ceerad Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jul 5, 2006
    Posts:
    3,056
    News Credits:
    19
    Trophy Points:
    222
    Likes:
    +55
    They have only done HA's with licensed cars thus far. If we are going to see any other HA's after Soundwave, it would likely be Q/Wheeljack as he is the only car that Hasbro has a license to use.
     
  4. Duwian

    Duwian Wants FoC EVERYTHING

    Joined:
    Aug 6, 2011
    Posts:
    745
    Trophy Points:
    117
    Likes:
    +17
    I see. I was wondering if the license would have something to do with it. But I feel like anything is possible for a figure no matter what happens in the movies. Like leader Brawl. He did very little, but he got a Leader class. When is the next convention that might display something interesting?
     
  5. Wheeljack_Prime

    Wheeljack_Prime Don't eat me

    Joined:
    Sep 2, 2008
    Posts:
    11,778
    News Credits:
    3
    Trophy Points:
    277
    Likes:
    +424
    Honestly, I don't care if any theoretical Sideways or Mirage is licensed. I just need toys of them that fit in that scale.
     
  6. rxlthunder

    rxlthunder Banned

    Joined:
    Mar 3, 2011
    Posts:
    7,446
    News Credits:
    5
    Trophy Points:
    176
    Likes:
    +8
    Oh, just screw Human Alliance and make a new DLX, either that or just shrink all HA's to DLX size.
     
  7. Lacimehc

    Lacimehc Tastes like medicine

    Joined:
    Mar 6, 2010
    Posts:
    1,334
    Trophy Points:
    177
    Likes:
    +155
    I would love to see it happen but I'm not getting my hopes up...
     
  8. Duwian

    Duwian Wants FoC EVERYTHING

    Joined:
    Aug 6, 2011
    Posts:
    745
    Trophy Points:
    117
    Likes:
    +17
    Yeah, I don't need them to be exact either. I didn't even know the deluxe Sideways car was different until I was told so..
     
  9. Stryker055

    Stryker055 Josh Boyfriend

    Joined:
    Oct 9, 2010
    Posts:
    6,247
    Trophy Points:
    247
    Location:
    Knoxville
    Likes:
    +447
    I'd rather see a HA Jolt before HA Sideways.
     
  10. Duwian

    Duwian Wants FoC EVERYTHING

    Joined:
    Aug 6, 2011
    Posts:
    745
    Trophy Points:
    117
    Likes:
    +17
    But Jolt did like, nothing at all. At least Sideways was a sports car lol. Much cooler vehicle. And he had action.
     
  11. Kevin XI

    Kevin XI Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jun 5, 2010
    Posts:
    3,781
    News Credits:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    187
    Location:
    Lewisville TX
    Likes:
    +95
    Sideways? Sure, I'd buy. I'll take a Jolt, too.
     
  12. plowking

    plowking I'm with ErechOveraker. Veteran

    Joined:
    Feb 17, 2007
    Posts:
    11,243
    News Credits:
    4
    Trophy Points:
    322
    Location:
    Earth
    Likes:
    +124
    Same as above....I'd take a HA Jolt, Sideways....who else you wanna add to the list?....

    I'd LOVE a HA Ice Cream Truck Twin set.....LOVE I SAY!!
     
  13. Superquad7

    Superquad7 We're only human. Super Mod

    Joined:
    May 19, 2003
    Posts:
    48,105
    News Credits:
    11
    Trophy Points:
    397
    Likes:
    +265
    I'm still dreaming . . . .
     
  14. einis

    einis Want some candy?

    Joined:
    Jun 23, 2009
    Posts:
    5,203
    News Credits:
    2
    Trophy Points:
    176
    Likes:
    +2
    Totally agree with both statements
     
  15. seekerblackout

    seekerblackout Banned

    Joined:
    Mar 6, 2011
    Posts:
    10,798
    Trophy Points:
    201
    Likes:
    +3
    THIS. I hate all HAs(basics not included,they're awesome) with a passion simply because they are so big(which is why I will NEVER buy them)
     
  16. MegaHavok

    MegaHavok Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jul 12, 2002
    Posts:
    4,506
    News Credits:
    18
    Trophy Points:
    186
    Likes:
    +18
    I never understood this thought process but have seen it mentioned a couple of times. Obviously Hasbro had three leader class toys budgeted that year. With Prime and Megatron already taking up spots that left 1 spot for either, starscream, brawl, blackout, or bonecrusher. While looking at just the context of the movie we can say this:

    Bonecrusher has 1 scene, he breaks a bus, wrestles with prime for two seconds and is beheaded

    Blackout attacks a bases, cuts a car in half, tries to sneak up on prime and has his crotch exploded

    Starscream talks to megatron, does a strafing run on the autobots, blows up a helicopter, knocks down ratchet and ironhide and then leaves for no reason, shoots down some airplanes and splits

    Brawl takes all of the autobots on at one time and holds his ground while fighting 3 autobots at once. He looses his arm and is momentarily knocked out but regains consciousness and has a prolonged firefight with the military and is about to win when he is killed by Bumblebee.

    For me Brawl is the clear winner out of those three candidates for plain coolness and for actually plating with your toys since he fought every autobot except Prime


    Starscream revives megatron,
     
  17. Boy Blunder

    Boy Blunder Hasbrown'd

    Joined:
    Apr 11, 2009
    Posts:
    5,340
    Trophy Points:
    202
    Likes:
    +39
    I would pay good money for both an HA Sideways (with Alice in freaky robo-chick mode) and HA Jolt (maybe with Leo?).
     
  18. Ultrawave

    Ultrawave Hey look, I have a title

    Joined:
    Oct 6, 2008
    Posts:
    2,161
    News Credits:
    4
    Trophy Points:
    202
    Likes:
    +128
    Besides pretty much save the day more than Optimus.

    If it wasn't for him, Prime wouldn't have been combined with Jetfire so quickly.
     
  19. PoweredConvoy

    PoweredConvoy Randy of the Allspark

    Joined:
    Jun 13, 2003
    Posts:
    7,107
    News Credits:
    166
    Trophy Points:
    287
    Likes:
    +929
    For all the reasons listed here, they will never make one. So I'd stop hoping for one.

    It's not to say that I too would love one, but it'll never happen.

    Randy
     
  20. Superquad7

    Superquad7 We're only human. Super Mod

    Joined:
    May 19, 2003
    Posts:
    48,105
    News Credits:
    11
    Trophy Points:
    397
    Likes:
    +265
    Randy just made me sad, as I realize the harsh truth. :( 

    Even though I like HA Sideswipe, I think I'm gonna go throw mine across the room now as I cry. It's all his fault. All. His. Fault.
     

Share This Page