iGear revealed TF-005

Discussion in 'Transformers 3rd Party Discussion' started by S250, Jul 11, 2009.

  1. S250

    S250 Well-Known Member

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    Ok, that's just fucking awesome.
     
  3. grimlock1972

    grimlock1972 "No Mas" My Wallet

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    thats awesome but wouldn't that be blatant copyright infringment? wouldn't hasbro/takara be all over that?
     
  4. Slimaximus

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    Yeah this one is coming a little too close to the line, I expect we'll see a c&d order very soon on this one
     
  5. Acid Wing

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    Cute and cool for display, but that headsculpt and what looks to be like unarticulated legs a la his official G1 counterpart make it an iffy buy to me.
     
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    ^ i like this heheh
     
  7. Slimaximus

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    oh I so want a MP Wheelie now LOL to make that set look complete LOL
     
  8. Bulkhide

    Bulkhide Bulkhead + Ironhide

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    I don't understand why they don't make better legs for this one?
    But at the same time I really don't see how they can make this at all.
     
  9. MegaHavok

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    when will these guys stop announcing stuff and actually release something?
     
  10. Jason Blue Boost

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    These look kick ass!:dj 
     
  11. rattrap007

    rattrap007 one with the Force TFW2005 Supporter

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    blatant rip off made smaller..

    I'd rather see the gator con ones made. No rip off of an existing toy, yet it existed in the movie. Problem solved...
     
  12. Peaugh

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    Was wondering when we'd see these in color. Still looking good, I love the shot with Grimlock.
     
  13. Sol Fury

    Sol Fury The British Butcher Administrator News Staff

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    Not sure what to make of this. The shot of them all surrounding MP Grimlock looks great, but I don't like the fact they are copying the original design.
     
  14. Blitz.

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    very nice

    on a side not I always forget they made a toy for these guys
     
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    No pic of them transformed?

    anyhow thought iGear would add...i dunno a usb port or some earbuds or something to the thing
     
  16. Takara_destron

    Takara_destron Mainly lurking these days

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    I agree, they're certainly pushing it.
     
  17. DrillBIT

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    maybe u get 10 of those you can combine them into a big one! :drunk 
     
  18. rattrap007

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    If you get multipak of them one better have a shredded face, one with busted teeth, and a flat one that fits under Grimmys foot..
     
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    They need more articulation.
     
  20. Laser_Optimus

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

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    Hmm. Interesting... still this does get really close to copyright infringement on Hasbro's stuff. But, considering it's coming from iGear I'm not surprised as they're the only ones who've been arrogant enough to actually use the Autobot & Decepticon logos on their merchandise.

    Also, another thought just came to me... this smaller version of Gnaw is on the same playing field as the WST Dinobots that another company made. Blatantly copies Hasbro's original toy designed, but miniaturizes it. The WST Dinobots all got made and no one ever went after that company so...

    Honestly, if iGear does get a C&D from Hasbro it'll probably have more to do with them actually utilizing the copyrighted faction symbols before this if the WST Dinobots are anything to go off of.
     

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