Minor/Repaint: Optimus Primal Pre-Earth Redux

Discussion in 'Radicons Customs' started by Cheetimus Prime, Aug 29, 2012.

  1. Cheetimus Prime

    Cheetimus Prime Lost Spark

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    Derp Derp
    I like this mold but wanted to do something different.

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  2. malcontentman

    malcontentman Cybertronian James Cagney TFW2005 Supporter

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    I am surprised we haven't seen more repaints of Prime as Primal with a vehicle alt mode like this. I like it!
     
  3. Unicron9

    Unicron9 Chaos Bringer 9

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    I dig it quite a bit sir!
     
  4. autobot prowl

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    Nice! Head isn't too good for Primal but the paint apps are great!
     
  5. G60Force

    G60Force World Smallest Mini-Con

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  6. Optimus1116

    Optimus1116 Autobot

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    YES!!!! :bay 
     
  7. Cheetimus Prime

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    Thanks, guys!
    This mold is just a lot of fun as anyone other than FoC Optimus.
     
  8. Jetbolt

    Jetbolt Maximal Air Commander

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    Awesome!!

    I wish Hasbro would do this type of stuff for the store products.
     
  9. CodeXCDM

    CodeXCDM Well-Known Member

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    Ok... FoC Prime's mold is quickly becoming another mold that, IMO, looks better repainted into other bots. Srsly.

    This is really sweet. Works surprisingly well for Primal! Nice job dude.
     
  10. Murasame

    Murasame CHIMICHANGAS

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    Cool! I like him as pre-earth Optimus Primal. I would buy that as an official repaint :) 
    It's ok for Primal to be shorter.
     
  11. Algernon

    Algernon Radicon Acolyte

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    Munky not truk! :wink: 

    Looks really sharp. I'd buy that repaint.
     
  12. ServO

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    Yeah man that looks wicked cool!
     
  13. stprime

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    Only thing he is missing is a mouth. SO AWESOME!!!
     
  14. Rexidus

    Rexidus Autobot TFW2005 Supporter

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    *bangs chair*
    GOD DAMMIT!

    YOU STOLE MY FUCKING IDEA!


    Haha, man. :)  I've had this idea for months and was quietly hoping no one would steal the concept. Oh well. At least you were the one to do it. :) 

    But on the actual figure itself, what needs to be said? I love it. You do amazing work and this might actually be my favorite thing I've seen you do. The colors look phenomenal. I think that head looks rather good as Primal ESPECIALLY the way you painted it. Even the damn stance looks fantastic.

    Question for you though since I've also repainted that mold. Are you having rub issues at his wrists and on the upper arms?

    Again, I hate you for getting to this first. :p  Although I do have to say, I never intended on using that body for my Primal. I was debating between Blast Off or Starscream, probably Blast Off. Blast Off reminded me of the figure of his that was pre-Beast in the Botcon stuff and I think Primal had a flight mode on Cybertron. I was just waiting for funds to replenish and for the retail Combaticons before I start my Beast Wars project.
     
  15. rxlthunder

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    Since Maximals are supposed to be smaller characters, this actually makes sense. Good job!
     
  16. Stormvapor

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    Masterful workmanship and skill with the painting mate, truly stunning!
    I really love the mold as other characters, but ironically not as Prime himself. Your work here validates my statement (to me again anyway...lol), as it just lends itself so well for quick customs.
    Excellent work mate.
     
  17. UltraPrimal

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    Looks great! Could do with some accessories though. Maybe stick some Prime Bumblebee blasters on his arms to represent his flip out blasters. Some swords would be good too.
     
  18. Optimus1116

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    Agreed. I think that the sword that will be coming out with the FOC Magnus should be suitable.

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  19. mainframe

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    Hey I love the work but was wondering what paints and seals that you used?
     
  20. rxlthunder

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    I think that Prime Wheeljack's swords may be more suitable.
     

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