Kup alternate instructions head? Any ideas?

Discussion in 'Transformers Toy Discussion' started by SwindlesShop, Feb 17, 2011.

  1. SwindlesShop

    SwindlesShop Kenny Power's drug dealer

    Joined:
    Aug 25, 2009
    Posts:
    2,020
    News Credits:
    7
    Trophy Points:
    167
    Likes:
    +8
    I have no idea who it could be...who else could you guys imagine being used with this mold?
     
  2. G1Prowl

    G1Prowl Autobot Strategist

    Joined:
    Jan 7, 2008
    Posts:
    7,020
    Trophy Points:
    247
    Likes:
    +305
    Alot of speculation has gone on in other threads. My money's on Crosshairs.
     
  3. wildfly

    wildfly Right notes. Wrong order.

    Joined:
    Feb 7, 2009
    Posts:
    14,148
    News Credits:
    33
    Trophy Points:
    257
    Likes:
    +166
    Some have suggested Gears.
     
  4. Superquad7

    Superquad7 We're only human. Super Mod

    Joined:
    May 19, 2003
    Posts:
    47,707
    News Credits:
    11
    Trophy Points:
    357
    Likes:
    +71
    I would love to see both of these. Crosshairs needs a Targetmaster though. The lack of Fracus is one of the only things about the Generations Scourge that irks me.
     
  5. G1Prowl

    G1Prowl Autobot Strategist

    Joined:
    Jan 7, 2008
    Posts:
    7,020
    Trophy Points:
    247
    Likes:
    +305
    Agreed, though a member on the boards has some Shapeways TMs whipped up. If they had a less porous material, I'd snap that shit up.
     
  6. MrSoundmeister

    MrSoundmeister Bang,Bang Boom!

    Joined:
    Mar 27, 2010
    Posts:
    3,074
    Trophy Points:
    217
    Likes:
    +253
    hmmm,im getting a good hunch its going to be swerve,you can tell why.
     
  7. VectorPrime404

    VectorPrime404 Banned

    Joined:
    Dec 14, 2005
    Posts:
    1,942
    Trophy Points:
    161
    Likes:
    +0
    The full form of the gun that comes with him looks like Fracas' weapon mode, though. Which in a way is worse, I guess. If they weren't going to give him an actual Fracas it should have just been his laser blaster (I would prefer that over Fracas in any case due to the fact that the Sweeps aren't Targetmasters, only Scourge is.). Still, you could probably make a Fracas out of what he comes with.

    As for the new head in Kup's instructions, it could be Crosshairs. Or it could be Gears, or even Orion Pax. I haven't seen the instructions, so I'm just guessing.
     
  8. MyTea Boc

    MyTea Boc Beardy Boyo!

    Joined:
    Apr 10, 2010
    Posts:
    2,714
    Trophy Points:
    197
    Likes:
    +160
    Ebay:
    Well they did once redeco g1 kup into orion pax. so it is possible! Maybe even a dion.
     
  9. bagofshhh

    bagofshhh Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jun 7, 2009
    Posts:
    1,504
    News Credits:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    162
    Likes:
    +51
    I would like to see Trailbreaker. You could easily attach a cab over the truck bed with the connection spots on the roof. Unfold some weapons from the cab attach it to his back, and there is his force field generator and shoulder canons. Sure, it may not look perfect in robot mode, but I could see it.
     
  10. brr-icy

    brr-icy G1 Collector

    Joined:
    Feb 7, 2008
    Posts:
    15,842
    News Credits:
    6
    Trophy Points:
    302
    Likes:
    +504
    Ebay:
    please no trailbreaker, the legends shouldn't be more accurate than the deluxe
     
  11. Opticron Primal

    Opticron Primal Comin' up OOOs!

    Joined:
    Aug 1, 2007
    Posts:
    10,343
    News Credits:
    5
    Trophy Points:
    217
    Likes:
    +7
    I'm calling Huffer.
     
  12. SwindlesShop

    SwindlesShop Kenny Power's drug dealer

    Joined:
    Aug 25, 2009
    Posts:
    2,020
    News Credits:
    7
    Trophy Points:
    167
    Likes:
    +8
    I think it could be Orion after looking at it again. who knows though.
     
  13. ChrisW

    ChrisW Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Oct 6, 2006
    Posts:
    553
    Trophy Points:
    111
    Likes:
    +0
    The new head is vaguely Gears-ish; a future Gears repaint seems like a possibility. I think the closest head match that was found was Alternators Swerve, which strongly suggests a red repaint named Swerve.

    I suspect we'll see whatever Hasbro has planned for the figures with new heads (Terradive, Tomahawk, Thunderwing, Kup, Scourge) at BotCon. Given the lack of leaked pictures, however, I don't think we'll be seeing them at retail any time soon. Maybe somewhere around August? While the Generations line will continue through 2011, it does appear to be taking a break for the DOTM line launch.
     
  14. s10blazed

    s10blazed Duly appointed...

    Joined:
    Jul 19, 2010
    Posts:
    1,121
    Trophy Points:
    142
    Location:
    Near Pittsburgh, PA
    Likes:
    +5
    Ebay:
    Facebook:
    Twitter:
    Google+:
    Instagram:
    Flickr:
    YouTube:
    Tumblr:
    Pinterest:
  15. VectorPrime404

    VectorPrime404 Banned

    Joined:
    Dec 14, 2005
    Posts:
    1,942
    Trophy Points:
    161
    Likes:
    +0
    Looks more like Orion or Huffer than Gears to me.
     
  16. taterx

    taterx Lurkin since Transfandom

    Joined:
    Nov 24, 2006
    Posts:
    1,723
    Trophy Points:
    182
    Likes:
    +5
    Please let it be Gears, my all time favorite minibot;) 
     
  17. Grimlock_13

    Grimlock_13 Rattrap Teabag

    Joined:
    Dec 7, 2002
    Posts:
    23,828
    News Credits:
    2
    Trophy Points:
    362
    Location:
    Boise, ID
    Likes:
    +322
    If you shrunk G1 Gears' head into having normal proportions I can see it looking like that head in the instructions. I can also definitely see the connections to the Alt. Swerve head as well. I wouldn't say no to Crosshairs either. I have my fingers crossed for Gears though.
     
  18. megatroptimus

    megatroptimus Translatorminator

    Joined:
    Aug 17, 2006
    Posts:
    19,798
    News Credits:
    21
    Trophy Points:
    317
    Likes:
    +119
    I hope it's Orion Pax.
     

Share This Page