ROTF Lockdown (IDW Spoilers)

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  1. shadow panther

    shadow panther Mechanically Insane

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    so now that ROTF Lockdown is part of the G1 IDWverse as seen at the end of Drift #2 will you now display Lockdown with your CHUG lineup?
     
  2. Digilaut

    Digilaut My name is Drift.

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    Good job spoiling the spoiler in the title :lol 

    I haven't read the issue yet, but I probably won't. Not that I really have a G1 shelf anyway, I kinda have my bots mixed. He still feels movie to me.
     
  3. Maverick Hunter Christian

    Maverick Hunter Christian Choke on that, causality!

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    Have been since February.
     
  4. Autovolt 127

    Autovolt 127 Get In The Titan, Prime!

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    Yep. I hope HFTD Lugnut can aswell.
     
  5. General Magnus

    General Magnus Da Custodes of the Emprah

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    Nope. He´s too different. I don´t think he fits.
     
  6. Sol Fury

    Sol Fury The British Butcher Administrator News Staff

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    Got him posed fighting my Drift as we speak. His scavenged, Frankenstein's monster nature can excuse some of the incongruity between styles. Not sure where I'll put him in the long term though. Probably with my Movie toys since he's just a little bit too far from the style of Drift.
     
  7. Wheeljack_Prime

    Wheeljack_Prime Don't eat me

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    Still putting him with my movie toys. His face is too movie-styled and his limbs are too skinny to be considered classics (IMO).
     
  8. TfAnimatedfan

    TfAnimatedfan Five. Dollar. Headband.

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    Perhaps an Alternate Transformation can fix his "Movie-nes".
     
  9. WhiteMocha

    WhiteMocha TFW2005 Supporter

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    Yup, I always planned to put him with Classics, even before the comic (which I likely won't read anyway). He's enough of an oddball character that the aesthetic divide is lessened. Probably will do the same with Axor.... he'll be "grandfathered" in by Lockdown's inclusion. :) 
     
  10. Grimlock_13

    Grimlock_13 Reformed Geewunner

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    No.
     
  11. Dran0n

    Dran0n Junk male

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    No, everything screams movie. The chicken legs, the a cemetery, the skeletal robot more, the massive amounts of mechanical details.

    NO!
     
  12. Anguirus

    Anguirus Well-Known Member

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    I stuck him behind Drift. Liked the look of it on the cover, and liked the idea of Lockdown in the G1verse.
     
  13. MrSoundwaveGuy

    MrSoundwaveGuy I've made a huge mistake

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    You know guys, why don't we all just display all of our figures together, just say the Multiverse exploded so you don't have to keep up with these "Well it looks Classics enough for me" excuses :p 
     
  14. Jimmy Drift

    Jimmy Drift Well-Known Member

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  15. Scantron

    Scantron Well-Known Member

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    No. I don't like the character (or the toy, for that matter), so he stays on my secondary RotF shelf, tucked mostly out of sight between Mindwipe and Leader Starscream.
     
  16. Angelwave

    Angelwave Physical Maintenance.....

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    I thought about, if most for the reasons Sol Fury stated. But he is just way too movie stylized to fit in with them.
     
  17. TfAnimatedfan

    TfAnimatedfan Five. Dollar. Headband.

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    I've got my Lockdown sitting on the same shelf as G1 Landmine, Animated Shockwave, G2 Road Pig, Energon Cliffjumper, and Star Convoy. The Multiverse Just crapped its pants.
     
  18. Kaymac

    Kaymac I'M REALLY FEELIN' IT!

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    If I HAD an ROTF Lockdown it'd be on my movie shelf, but I never got a Lockdown because Tuner Mudflap clogged shelves and Wave 2 of NEST never came out here because of that.
     
  19. MMarker

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    It's funny, I think Lockdown fits with my Classics more than Bludgeon does.

    He's not supposed to look like a standard bot. He used to be an Autobot but changed his physical looks, now he resembles a kind of Frankenstein monster. He isn't a true part of any faction.
     
  20. megabotatronius

    megabotatronius Master of Disassembly

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    Scantron, you don't like the toy!? I would disagree and go so far as to say he is one of my FAVORITE movie toys! as for displaying him, he has been battling drift since the two fist shared my shelf! :) 
     

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