Is the Doctor/Scalpel an Insecticon?

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  1. UTF

    UTF Manifestation of /toy/

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    His body type is very reminiscent of a praying mantis, or a cricket. For that matter,
    the flying robots that drop in the mouth-probe leech seemed very insect-like too.

    Could he actually be the leader of the movie Insecticons?
     
  2. flamepanther

    flamepanther Interested, but not really

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    Seems unlikely to me. Someone on the production staff would've bragged about putting Insecticons in the movie by now.
     
  3. Human Beastbox

    Human Beastbox The Murdinator

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    :lol  So true.
     
  4. Bottom Out

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    definetly not an insecticon, he transforms into a microscope, im surprised people arent complaining that not only was prowl a decepticon in the first movie but perceptor is one too...what next? a decepticon jeep wrangler?
     
  5. Mister Gone

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    Is Jeep a GM company?
     
  6. iamamachine

    iamamachine colonyofcells

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    In G1, an Insecticon is supposed to be a robot that changes into an insect.
    Scalpel/Doctor is an insect robot that changes into a microscope, but it is obvious that Scalpel/Doctor is inspired by the Insecticons and also the Beast insects and spiders.
     
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    i think jeep is part of dodge
     
  8. SPLIT LIP

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    He could be, but far more intelligent. Maybe that's why Megatron holds him in high-esteem compared to the more "disposable" Insecticons?
     

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