Offical Shockwave thread

Discussion in 'Transformers Movie Discussion' started by Cliff_prime, Jan 24, 2011.

  1. Cliff_prime

    Cliff_prime Banned

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    Out of all the sets and covers, toys OK guys tell what you think of him?

    I think hes actually freaking G1, big ass gun check, G1 head check, colour he actually PURPLE big effing check

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  2. Thepower911

    Thepower911 Decepticon

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    Wow...... Megatron and Starscream looks wimpy compared to him,....wth? >:0 ...but, Shockwave looks good :)  ... I'm guessing hes a tank.

    Also his middle mold/body looks a little Starscream like.
     
  3. FanimusMaximus

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    Yup.

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  4. Suchus Prime

    Suchus Prime Well-Known Member

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    The toy is pretty good, from what I know about it it's a voyager so I hope he is in scale with other voyagers (unlike the dotm megatron). If not hopefully we will get a leader but I would much prefer a leader megs, optimus, and sentinel (if the list is true that is).
     
  5. bignick1693

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    he looks great and he will be a hard match for any character. he just screams come close to me and you will die. can't wait to see him on screen and hopefully we will see him on the superbowl.
     
  6. transtrekkie

    transtrekkie On the level.

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    They hit the points I was looking for although I do wish the chest was a little more Geewunny, but I still like it. And I look forward to seeing what they do with him onscreen.
     
  7. Shockwave69

    Shockwave69 Supreme Leader

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    what is that black thing on the top of the toy supposed to be?
     
  8. Suchus Prime

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    It's a hose/ pipe it conects too his back supposedly like the g1 shockwave.
     
  9. Stune

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    This thing is probably my first Must Buy toy of the line. Not to say that I don't like the look of the other ones, but this is the most solid, stable and coherent of the "Movie Cybertron" molds that we've seen. The coloring and paint looks absolutely goregous too. I do wish the proportions were a little bit less Starscreamy, but as a whole the entire concept just works wonders for me.

    I have a feeling this was one of the more inspired toys of the line as there's clearly a throughline between robot and vehicle, more TFTM Leader Megatron and less ROTF Voyager Fallen if you catch my drift.
     
  10. fabexmax

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    Nice clear pics. Enjoy.

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  11. Mega-con

    Mega-con Autocon

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    Awesome photo set!
     
  12. Doug

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    I don't like the front of him. It looks like a human ribcage with a sternum.
     
  13. rich_prime

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    Thank you fabexmax your the fucking man

    Thank thank you

    EPIC EFFING WIN EPIC EFFING WIN EPIC EFFING WIN EPIC EFFING WIN EPIC EFFING WIN EPIC EFFING WIN EPIC EFFING WIN EPIC EFFING WIN EPIC EFFING WIN EPIC EFFING WIN EPIC EFFING WIN EPIC EFFING WIN EPIC EFFING WIN EPIC EFFING WIN EPIC EFFING WIN EPIC EFFING WIN EPIC EFFING WIN EPIC EFFING WIN EPIC EFFING WIN EPIC EFFING WIN

    YEAH!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    SHOCKWAVE (slamming fist on table)
    FFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFF YEAH

    NOW I WILL BOW TO SHOCKWAVE

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  14. bellpeppers

    bellpeppers A Meat Popsicle

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    Similarities? I think there's a strong liklihood that we have seen Shockwave's alt mode:

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  15. lightdestroyed

    lightdestroyed Stronger than all!

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    All hail king Fabexmax!!!!!!!
     
  16. lightdestroyed

    lightdestroyed Stronger than all!

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    BellPeppers, I think that coincidence have been debunked. Unfortunately.
     
  17. lightdestroyed

    lightdestroyed Stronger than all!

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    I don't mean to repetitively post, but has a Con symbol been spotted him anywhere?
     
  18. bellpeppers

    bellpeppers A Meat Popsicle

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    Ehhhhh.... I'm gonna hold my breath a little while longer. :wink: 
     
  19. lightdestroyed

    lightdestroyed Stronger than all!

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    I'm with you, I hope it's him, too. But The evidence does present itself.
     
  20. Ash from Carolina

    Ash from Carolina Junior Smeghead

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    I think he's a really good mix of both old and new. Enough of those old elements that long time fans can know exactly who he is without asking, but enough new elements to add that excitement of something new and kind of different.

    The armored look is nice but then as an extra he just looks insanely strong like he could go toe to toe with Prime in a fist fight. No weird little arm and big arm or backward knees while at the same time he's still got an alien look going on.

    It's almost like someone really sat down at the design board and said you know there isn't a reason I can't do something for both old and new fans with this guy.
     

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