R.I.P. John Stephenson , voice of G1 Kup, Thundercracker.

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  1. KillerMel

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    sad to hear this,

    R.I.P. John Stephenson (August 9, 1923 - August 6, 2011) voice of TF:G1 Kup, Huffer, Thundercracker, Windcharger and Alpha Trion... he was the only voice actor to appear in the 4 seasons of TF to not lend his voice for the movie.

    Sad News - John Stephenson G1 Voice Actor Passes Away

    Credit goes to Raymond T. for giving me the heads up
     
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    I haz a sad.
     
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    i havent seen g1 but this does sucks :rip 
     
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    RIP. My condolences for his family. What a great Kup voice, he will be missed.
     
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    RIP, his voice will live on!
     
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    R.I.P. An true artist and another piece of me just died as well. Best wishes ti his family.
     
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    Rest in piece, sir. :rip 
     
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    RIP, awesome old dude. :( 
     
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    That's very sad to hear. I met him briefly when he guested at one of the Botcons (or was it OTFCC?) - cool guy.
     
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    :rip  This is sad for the Thundercracker,Kup,Devcon, & Alpha Trion fans.
     
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    That's unfortunate to hear. The guy had a fantastic range - especially with Thundercracker vs. the "old-ish" sounding bots like Alpha, Kup and even Windcharger.

    Much respect.
     
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    Big fan of his thundercracker voice, I think it defined the character. One of my favorite episodes is fire on the mountain, and its because its one of the few episodes which gives TC a bit of character development. :rip 
     
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    RIP. Kup and Thundercracker were some of my favorite voices from the G1 cartoon. My condolences to his family.
     
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    Well this sucks, RIP to a genuis voice talent.
     

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