Is yokitron....

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  1. NemesisBruticus

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    Sorry, but I have no idea who the fuck that dude is, nor why you think Yukitron would be based off of him...
     
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    Color scheme, head (without helmet.)
     
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    there's nothing similar at all. especially not the head.

    he's an original character. animated has those, you know.

    should have more.
     
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    NOooooooo!!! Yokuryu is so dumb!! Literally.
     
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    I don't see it aside from the Yoku in both of their names they looks nothing alike.
     
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    That ain't him. He's an OC.
     
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    His name is Yoketron.
    Not Yokitron, Yukitron, Yokutron or anything else.

    Although Yukitron would make more sense.
     
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    I don't see much of a resemblance- not enough to pass it off as being intentional :thumbdown 
     
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    Must be a homage to someone at TakaraTomy.
    I bet Dai Atlas was replaced by this Yoketron in the last minute.
     
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    Dai Atlas was among the busts, no?

    edit

    Here we go:

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    Yep, right next to Yoketron.

    Personally, I'm glad for the new character - story-wise, it makes a lot of sense, and it is nice to have someone original join the lineup.
     
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    Hideaki Yoke. He was one of the guys who designed the original Transformers.
     
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    I don't have the screenshot handy, but on the other side of the busts there was also Devcon and Springer- plust some one I couldn't identify but it sorta looked like Superion's or Ultra Magnus' head.
     
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    if i'm correct, dai atlas did make a cameo appearance as one a hologram in the cybah-ninja-chambah.
     
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    I was thinking possible homage to Action Master Banzai-Tron, but that doesn't really pan out either.

    There's nothing wrong with original characters. Not everyone has to be a copy or homage to someone from the past. People like Bulkhead, don't they? (I do) :) 
     
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    I like him and my wife thinks he's cute. I'd consider Prowl to be a new character.
     
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    When he first said his name I thought they said Unicron. I was like WTF and rewound it and sighed a relief.
     
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    I thought the characters name was Yogi-tron as in spiritual Tibetan monk like that guy who hung out with the Beatles.
     

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