Minor/Repaint: Movie accurate DOTM Megatron

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  1. Unicron9

    Unicron9 Chaos Bringer 9

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    After seeing the film twice and finally getting a few good clear movie render shots, I painted another DOTM megatron as closely as I could to accurate.
    Added chains and made him a new gun from an Armored Core gun barrel, styrene, and sculpt. The gun has a peg to snap into the mech-tech port on his back so he can holster it just like in the movie.
    I also carved out more of his face and sculpted in some scrambled up insides.

    Added cloak, ropes, and netting for alt mode to finish it off!

    Hope you guys like it!

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    Also, you guys like it better when I post these big hosted images as well as the uploads? If so i will continue to do this.
     

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  2. CaptainX1

    CaptainX1 Well-Known Member

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    Thats pretty tight. The elephant rifle was my favorite thing about megatron in the movie. Sorry g1 fans, but i like that better than the fusion cannon. kinda gives megatron a "survivor" kinda look, like he's been through a lot.
     
  3. capcomkai

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    that shot gun is so cool!!!!and the paint job is just what I want to do!!! my megatron is still in a slow working progress...again,very nice job!!!!
     
  4. vatarian

    vatarian Snide dame

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    Cool! reminded me to finish mine, that is perhaps the most movie-accurate megs so far :) 
     
  5. The Deej

    The Deej Well-Known Member

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    Really well done man. You really nail him.

    Just a quick question, how does the shotgun fit into his hand?
     
  6. tehKOREANdude

    tehKOREANdude inimitable, original

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    NICE!
     
  7. Pyps

    Pyps Germany´s Customizer

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    very cool! and it´s very accurate... can´t be better!
     
  8. wInGz

    wInGz Active Member

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    I like the shot gun...nice!!
     
  9. Starscream217

    Starscream217 Lord Starscream

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    Fantastic detailing on the face man! love the newly added chains!
     
  10. Unicron9

    Unicron9 Chaos Bringer 9

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    Thanks guys!
    I just added pics of the arm cannon and cloak completed.
    Should have truck mode up soon too.


    It was a bit of trial and error getting the sculpted handle sanded down just enough to fit perfectly so his index finger would be on the trigger, holding it in place quite sturdily.
     
  11. ThinkTank Customs

    ThinkTank Customs TFW2005-Citizen

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    Do you accept comission for These guns and chains?

    So superrealistic! Hope you'll find a Way to Change his right hand to something movieaccurate too :) 
     
  12. Unicron9

    Unicron9 Chaos Bringer 9

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    Final pics (alt mode) are up now.

    I considered doing that, but I made the gun to fit either of the hands he already has and really have too much work to keep putting time into this one, since I just did it for myself.
    Unfortunately I don't have the same part to sculpt and styrene over to make the same gun. I could make another, but not just like this one.
     
  13. dkr7

    dkr7 "Argh' Hexagonal Nuts!"

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    very nice, im gonna add some details to mine soon, probably gonna use yours for some references if you dont mind. Love the gun, would love one like that for mine
     
  14. ThinkTank Customs

    ThinkTank Customs TFW2005-Citizen

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    Okay that's a bit sad :-(

    Gould you reveal where are the chains from?
     
  15. Unicron9

    Unicron9 Chaos Bringer 9

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    Sure. Got several rolls and packs of different sized chains at Michael's.
     
  16. SonOfNemesis

    SonOfNemesis Well-Known Member

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    Yep, that's pretty accurate :) 
     
  17. legolas grof

    legolas grof Cardboard Industries CEO

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    rust for the win!
     
  18. axl6533

    axl6533 Anarchy Is Your Freedom

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    were you get the shotgun for him at
     
  19. Unicron9

    Unicron9 Chaos Bringer 9

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    I get it at made it meself
     
  20. Optronix_prime

    Optronix_prime Well-Known Member

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    Man, best dotm megatron yet. Mind me asking how you got the color you painted megatron in? I've been trying to get it that tan/yellow color, but I haven't been successful at all yet.
     

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