Megatron/Shockwave as a Taser?

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  1. Basketball Jones

    Basketball Jones Decepticon

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    How would you feel about a future incarnation of Megatron/Shockwave as a Taser less-lethal weapon?

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Image:Tasercamlowres.jpg

    The Taser is an increasingly important element of American pop culture, appearing in films, video games, television shows, and the news media, where Taser-related incidents receive ample coverage.

    Consider the Sparkabot gimmick on the end of the prongs to simulate real electricity.
     
  2. onesock

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    Tasers don't kill. So no.
     
  3. Optimus Sledge

    Optimus Sledge Yar har fiddle di dee

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    "You're celebrating too soon, Brawn! Soundwave, finish him!"
    *transforms to Taser mode. Soundwave fires and misses*
    "Oh, blast. Ok, pop that spent cartridge out and load another one. What do you mean, you don't have another one? Um... throw me at him! Wait, no... he's got away. Curse this 20th century upgrade!"

    That'll be a "no."
     
  4. Soundwave84

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    yeah i could never see him as a taser...
     
  5. Lazerbeak

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  6. Cast

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    Given handheld weapons tend to mean mass shifting I say no.
     
  7. Pauly T

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    If only they're working Tasers.

    Real Gears FTW!
     
  8. Jeremy.B

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    And to answer your question, no.
     
  9. Laser_Optimus

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

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    I'm going to have to say... no. I just don't dig mass shifting.
     
  10. Ziero

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    No.

    The only thing worse then mass shifting into a deadly weapon is mass shifting into a non-deadly weapon.
     
  11. Optimus Sledge

    Optimus Sledge Yar har fiddle di dee

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    What's wrong with mass shifting?
     
  12. Backscatter

    Backscatter Autobot Brainmaster TFW2005 Supporter

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    Nothing! If G1 Megs didn't mass shift you would have another Masterforce Browning! Anyway, boo on tasers! Too much of a step down (no pun intended) for Mighty Megatron!
     
  13. Pauly T

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    Yeah, just ask Soundwave and Reflector...
     
  14. IACON

    IACON "That's Vector Sigma?" TFW2005 Supporter

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    Ah...

    No.
     
  15. IACON

    IACON "That's Vector Sigma?" TFW2005 Supporter

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    Crap! Double post.
     
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    grimlockams prime Check you feet

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    those are not wepons and therefor dont count.
     
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    Megatron is to cool to be a lame taser.
     
  18. Basketball Jones

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    Note that since G1 Megatron did not fire the 9mm rounds of the Walter P38, Tasertron wouldn't be limited to non-lethal blasts- he could create devastating lightning blasts.
     
  19. Pauly T

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    They were in my house. Just ask my brother and sister...:ev: 
     
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    :lol 
     

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