Remaining Seekers

Discussion in 'Transformers Toy Discussion' started by Rattrap Primal, Dec 24, 2010.

  1. Rattrap Primal

    Rattrap Primal Geek Overlord

    Joined:
    Dec 21, 2006
    Posts:
    7,778
    Trophy Points:
    242
    Location:
    Woodbury, NJ
    Likes:
    +55
    Now that Thundercracker joins Dirge and Thrust in the Generations line, what other Seekers need release? I figure at best the other 2 Rainmakers and Sunstorm and maybe some of the FFOD Seekers before the mold is retired for good
     
  2. Karhukjnsi

    Karhukjnsi Universal Wrestler

    Joined:
    Jun 9, 2009
    Posts:
    6,955
    News Credits:
    5
    Trophy Points:
    176
    Likes:
    +9
    We've seen Thrust and Dirge in this line, so what we REALLY need is Ramj-oh wait...hmm...crap...

    Maybe Slipstream?
     
  3. Doc Pirahna

    Doc Pirahna Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Aug 22, 2010
    Posts:
    666
    Trophy Points:
    122
    Likes:
    +25
    In my opinion Slipstream really needs her own mold. I really would like to see a Sunstorm.
     
  4. Autobot Burnout

    Autobot Burnout Not safe for nought to three sad onions

    Joined:
    Sep 18, 2008
    Posts:
    27,061
    Trophy Points:
    357
    Location:
    Moxxi's Bar
    Likes:
    +807
    Sunstorm and the blue Rainmaker dude are the only two that remain to be made from the mold as far as I know. Slipstream just wouldn't work as the Classics seeker mold just isn't "femimine" enough.
     
  5. Wollstone

    Wollstone Banned

    Joined:
    Jul 26, 2010
    Posts:
    4,238
    Trophy Points:
    151
    Likes:
    +1
    Sunstorm and Slipstream are the only ones I care about. I don't give a damn about those two nameless Rainmakers.
     
  6. Wheeljack_Prime

    Wheeljack_Prime Don't eat me

    Joined:
    Sep 2, 2008
    Posts:
    11,443
    News Credits:
    3
    Trophy Points:
    237
    Likes:
    +90
    Sunstorm is the only must-have on my list, though I'm certainly open to Hasbro doing the full pallette of colors.
     
  7. DarkEyes

    DarkEyes Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Aug 20, 2006
    Posts:
    932
    Trophy Points:
    157
    Likes:
    +23
    Man, need to release ALL of them in just one line, using the same Decepticon shield on every one of the seekers and the same blister!

    Hasbro should look up the word HOMOGENEITY in a dictionary!
     
  8. Wollstone

    Wollstone Banned

    Joined:
    Jul 26, 2010
    Posts:
    4,238
    Trophy Points:
    151
    Likes:
    +1
    They did, but they vastly preferred the definitions of MONEY and PATIENCE.
     
  9. sto_vo_kor_2000

    sto_vo_kor_2000 Banned

    Joined:
    Sep 4, 2004
    Posts:
    6,794
    Trophy Points:
    211
    Likes:
    +0
    Am I the only one that wants to see one of the "Lavender" clone seekers?
     
  10. Blitz.

    Blitz. Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jan 22, 2009
    Posts:
    6,154
    News Credits:
    3
    Trophy Points:
    202
    Likes:
    +45
    slipstream would need her own mould (saying that I'd rather they give us a Armada SideSwipe before that mary sue gets her own toy)

    I think the only seeker close to needing a toy is Sunstorm and I'd be happy with him being a low production repiant like Henkai TC and SW
     
  11. Switchblade

    Switchblade Just a raggedy man

    Joined:
    Jan 17, 2005
    Posts:
    13,054
    News Credits:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    272
    Likes:
    +84
    We've got the original three and the Coneheads. As far as I'm concerned that's all we need.
     
  12. Skywave

    Skywave Transformers Noob

    Joined:
    Feb 12, 2007
    Posts:
    1,375
    Trophy Points:
    141
    Likes:
    +0
    If there's 1 more repaint of this mold, I want it to be Sunstorm. More Rainmaker would be nice, and it would be funny to see a Classics Starscream in movie color (tatoo and all) :p 
     
  13. Viper08

    Viper08 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Dec 12, 2008
    Posts:
    611
    News Credits:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    112
    Likes:
    +2
    I whish they re-release Skywarp since I really missed out on him, also Ramjet wouldn't hurt.
     
  14. Angelwave

    Angelwave Physical Maintenance.....

    Joined:
    Jan 31, 2007
    Posts:
    6,043
    News Credits:
    3
    Trophy Points:
    191
    Likes:
    +4
    Sunstorm definitely. I would love a Slipstream...but she would definitely need here own mold. And I wouldn't mind an "Air Warrior". The other two rainmakers I could take or leave. They are too close, in terms of color, to Thundercracker and Sunstorm.
     
  15. starscream-99

    starscream-99 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jan 10, 2009
    Posts:
    6,538
    News Credits:
    3
    Trophy Points:
    207
    Likes:
    +60
    I would really like to see Sunstorm. It would be nice to see the Rainmakers but I won't cry if they don't. I want a Slipstream but I agree that she needs her own mold.
     
  16. bellpeppers

    bellpeppers A Meat Popsicle

    Joined:
    Oct 16, 2008
    Posts:
    14,008
    News Credits:
    9
    Trophy Points:
    277
    Likes:
    +554
    After TC, I agree.
    Who else is there? Where did Acid Storm come from? I guess they can do a Sunstorm... but I think they've covered them all.
     
  17. Autovolt 127

    Autovolt 127 Get In The Titan, Prime!

    Joined:
    Nov 26, 2006
    Posts:
    82,284
    News Credits:
    16
    Trophy Points:
    412
    Likes:
    +619
    Slipstream

    Honestly i've never cared for Sunstorm much. Also because Slipstream is female.....:D 


    I know the seeker mold isn't feminine but does it really have to? Ever look at BM Strika......
     
  18. Wollstone

    Wollstone Banned

    Joined:
    Jul 26, 2010
    Posts:
    4,238
    Trophy Points:
    151
    Likes:
    +1
    Acid Storm is the green Rainmaker. The other two aren't really going to make spectacular figures since they're the same colors as Sunstorm and Thundercracker.
     
  19. Brainchild

    Brainchild Dark Flame Master

    Joined:
    Jun 21, 2010
    Posts:
    5,554
    Trophy Points:
    176
    Likes:
    +1
    Instead of whoring out a mold that's starting to disintegrate, I'd rather they spam the hell out of that Legends mold. I can see them selling blind-packed Legends seekers like Lego is doing with minifigures.
     
  20. Maximo Prime

    Maximo Prime Bassist of Ill Repute

    Joined:
    Sep 17, 2002
    Posts:
    5,161
    Trophy Points:
    232
    Likes:
    +1
    Ebay:


    That would never, ever work. YOu just can't get customers to buy the same thing over and over again... us collectors, we're like 5% of the market.
     

Share This Page