MP 36 Megatron KO

Discussion in 'Transformers 3rd Party Discussion' started by rubadubspawn, Apr 2, 2017.

  1. Devastator21

    Devastator21 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Feb 13, 2016
    Posts:
    12,289
    News Credits:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    287
    Location:
    Orlando Fl
    Likes:
    +10,730
    Twitter:
    Google+:
    Instagram:
    Oh, had me worried for a second.
     
  2. GRAW

    GRAW Fulfill Your Destiny

    Joined:
    May 13, 2013
    Posts:
    1,090
    News Credits:
    6
    Trophy Points:
    197
    Location:
    Hong Kong
    Likes:
    +1,728
    I I remember correctly, reduced die-cast is for better ratchet, some where in video said.
     
  3. octobotimus

    octobotimus Decepticon spy

    Joined:
    Sep 22, 2017
    Posts:
    944
    Trophy Points:
    147
    Location:
    Washington
    Likes:
    +1,237
    Ebay:
    reduced die cast yet he weighs more...... this is confusing af to me......
     
    • Like Like x 1
  4. pg52282

    pg52282 TF fan since 1986!!

    Joined:
    Oct 8, 2012
    Posts:
    733
    Trophy Points:
    167
    Likes:
    +705
  5. Liampope

    Liampope Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Apr 23, 2014
    Posts:
    3,356
    News Credits:
    2
    Trophy Points:
    222
    Location:
    Stavanger, Norway
    Likes:
    +3,902
    I’ve never heard it said any of these have no die cast - even the straight KO. Just a lack of extra die cast over the official. I think only IT is supposed to have extra.
     
  6. octobotimus

    octobotimus Decepticon spy

    Joined:
    Sep 22, 2017
    Posts:
    944
    Trophy Points:
    147
    Location:
    Washington
    Likes:
    +1,237
    Ebay:
    Now I’m even more conflicted. Do I buy a bright silver straight ko with red on the inside of the legs, or the other 2 options.... tho probably won’t see a video on the silver one for another few months I bet...
     
  7. pg52282

    pg52282 TF fan since 1986!!

    Joined:
    Oct 8, 2012
    Posts:
    733
    Trophy Points:
    167
    Likes:
    +705
    It's difficult. I personally picked IT cuz I love the cartoon look and the direction MPs are going. It all depends on what your preferences are. If you love the toy look, then Magten is the best choice. If it's the toy/cartoon hybrid look, THF fits that.
     
  8. octobotimus

    octobotimus Decepticon spy

    Joined:
    Sep 22, 2017
    Posts:
    944
    Trophy Points:
    147
    Location:
    Washington
    Likes:
    +1,237
    Ebay:
    What I’m curious is if the IT is actually painted , or is it just plastic. Cause he seems to have the strongest “paint” from what I can tell and looks real glossy... if it is paint tho I’ll probably pick IT.
     
  9. Devastator21

    Devastator21 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Feb 13, 2016
    Posts:
    12,289
    News Credits:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    287
    Location:
    Orlando Fl
    Likes:
    +10,730
    Twitter:
    Google+:
    Instagram:
  10. pg52282

    pg52282 TF fan since 1986!!

    Joined:
    Oct 8, 2012
    Posts:
    733
    Trophy Points:
    167
    Likes:
    +705
    No one knows for sure. It does look like glossy shiny plastic in some pics and vids.
     
  11. octobotimus

    octobotimus Decepticon spy

    Joined:
    Sep 22, 2017
    Posts:
    944
    Trophy Points:
    147
    Location:
    Washington
    Likes:
    +1,237
    Ebay:
    the comments on bens video say they saw some kind of a scratch on the barrel, so maybe it is glossy paint? Why a company would use glossy paint when plastic is just as glossy confuses me.....
     
  12. Windsweeper II

    Windsweeper II The Pristine

    Joined:
    Aug 26, 2015
    Posts:
    11,114
    News Credits:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    277
    Likes:
    +8,332
    • Like Like x 1
  13. Bloodstriker

    Bloodstriker Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Aug 8, 2017
    Posts:
    182
    Trophy Points:
    77
    Likes:
    +144
    I’m looking for magten but no luck. Can someone show me where to buy it? Nothing on eBay.
     
  14. Decepticon13

    Decepticon13 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jan 7, 2013
    Posts:
    2,455
    Trophy Points:
    222
    Likes:
    +1,371
    Ebay:
    I believe this is the Magten even though ShowZ isn't using the "Magten" name on it. I'd message them through the site or on Facebook and ask to be sure but I think this is it.

    4th Party MP36 Megatron Mightron Silver Paint Version
     
  15. Bloodstriker

    Bloodstriker Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Aug 8, 2017
    Posts:
    182
    Trophy Points:
    77
    Likes:
    +144
    Thanks but that one doesn’t have the red legs. I think it’s different.
     
  16. GRAW

    GRAW Fulfill Your Destiny

    Joined:
    May 13, 2013
    Posts:
    1,090
    News Credits:
    6
    Trophy Points:
    197
    Location:
    Hong Kong
    Likes:
    +1,728
    It has red legs, just the lighting make it looks dull, you can see red and gold paint on them.
     
    • Like Like x 1
  17. Decepticon13

    Decepticon13 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jan 7, 2013
    Posts:
    2,455
    Trophy Points:
    222
    Likes:
    +1,371
    Ebay:
    Yup, they are red.
     
    • Like Like x 1
  18. Bloodstriker

    Bloodstriker Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Aug 8, 2017
    Posts:
    182
    Trophy Points:
    77
    Likes:
    +144
    Thank you!
     
  19. StriderHiryu

    StriderHiryu Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Mar 15, 2016
    Posts:
    219
    Trophy Points:
    112
    Likes:
    +348
    People are saying that it is a metallic paint with gloss coat. Doesn't show up well in pics.
     
  20. Scourgatron

    Scourgatron Your Don't Care Bear

    Joined:
    Dec 8, 2006
    Posts:
    8,025
    News Credits:
    2
    Trophy Points:
    287
    Location:
    Texas
    Likes:
    +6,169
    Well,

    The Magten is not technically a KO.

    The TT is a 1:1 KO. If you had problems with the official, I'd certainly skip it.

    THF and IT are improved KO's.

    IT all the way.
     
    • Like Like x 1

Share This Page