Tarantulas feminine?

Discussion in 'Transformers Toy Discussion' started by ComicGuy89, Sep 14, 2009.

  1. ComicGuy89

    ComicGuy89 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Sep 5, 2009
    Posts:
    3,357
    News Credits:
    5
    Trophy Points:
    166
    Likes:
    +5
    I just got 10th Anniversary Tarantulas. Playing around with him, I realized how feminine he looks. Busty chest, smooth, curvy thighs, fine arms, and curved feet that give the impression of high heels. His "robot head" only helps him nail the part! Take a look!

    http://picasaweb.google.com/lh/photo/DuDdVu7oNEI1V2eO63onaQ?feat=directlink

    Sorry about the phone camera quality. However, seriously, Tarantulas looks more fit to display as a girl!
     
    Last edited: Sep 14, 2009
  2. grimlock1972

    grimlock1972 "No Mas" My Wallet

    Joined:
    Apr 20, 2009
    Posts:
    18,593
    News Credits:
    2
    Trophy Points:
    297
    Likes:
    +332
    well the did repaint the original into Black Arachnia so i suppose it all worked out lol
     
  3. soymonk

    soymonk Mathematical!

    Joined:
    Feb 19, 2009
    Posts:
    4,198
    News Credits:
    4
    Trophy Points:
    167
    Likes:
    +4
    That's one ugly chick ;p
     
  4. GogDog

    GogDog Logic's wayward son Veteran

    Joined:
    May 7, 2006
    Posts:
    12,205
    News Credits:
    5
    Trophy Points:
    272
    Likes:
    +9
    I never really thought he looked feminine. Probably just because the beast mode. BA was a repaint, but I think that was conceived after the mold was made. I could be wrong though.

    Tarantulus is my favorite BW character though. :D 
     
  5. eisen

    eisen "CUT ME SOME SLACKS!"

    Joined:
    Feb 18, 2009
    Posts:
    2,703
    Trophy Points:
    151
    Likes:
    +0
    he/she/it works out. :D 
     
  6. Foster

    Foster Super Mod

    Joined:
    Mar 26, 2003
    Posts:
    32,189
    News Credits:
    7
    Trophy Points:
    317
    Likes:
    +46
    Nah, he just has moobs and a high instep. As do many fanboys.
     
  7. Feralstorm

    Feralstorm I ship Nick & Judy TFW2005 Supporter

    Joined:
    Jun 26, 2003
    Posts:
    17,335
    News Credits:
    3
    Trophy Points:
    367
    Likes:
    +297
    I always thought of it more as a "middle school girls' gym teacher" sort of femininity. :) 
     
  8. ComicGuy89

    ComicGuy89 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Sep 5, 2009
    Posts:
    3,357
    News Credits:
    5
    Trophy Points:
    166
    Likes:
    +5
    Ah well, perhaps it was just me desperate to get a female transformer to display. Those are rarer than three eyed donkeys.
     
  9. GogDog

    GogDog Logic's wayward son Veteran

    Joined:
    May 7, 2006
    Posts:
    12,205
    News Credits:
    5
    Trophy Points:
    272
    Likes:
    +9
    Get Animated BA. She's pretty stinking awesome.
     
  10. ComicGuy89

    ComicGuy89 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Sep 5, 2009
    Posts:
    3,357
    News Credits:
    5
    Trophy Points:
    166
    Likes:
    +5
    Yeah I was seriously thinking that. But I don't have any other Animated figures and she might look outta place. Darn, if I get her, I'll have to get Prime, Megatron, Bumblebee, Ratchet, Prowl, Starscream, etc.... OCD kicking in!
     
  11. GogDog

    GogDog Logic's wayward son Veteran

    Joined:
    May 7, 2006
    Posts:
    12,205
    News Credits:
    5
    Trophy Points:
    272
    Likes:
    +9
    You don't HAVE to. :) 

    Did you watch the show?
     
  12. Hyperoptic

    Hyperoptic G1-Junkie

    Joined:
    Aug 13, 2009
    Posts:
    5,597
    News Credits:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    212
    Likes:
    +75
    lol
    but seriously, I know where he's coming from... :) 
     
  13. process

    process Hanlon's razor Veteran

    Joined:
    Dec 1, 2008
    Posts:
    7,846
    News Credits:
    35
    Trophy Points:
    292
    Likes:
    +365
    Ebay:
    Tarantulas: Millions of years doing nothing but squats and bench presses.
     
  14. ComicGuy89

    ComicGuy89 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Sep 5, 2009
    Posts:
    3,357
    News Credits:
    5
    Trophy Points:
    166
    Likes:
    +5
    I did, and enjoyed it. I'm not so excited by all the toys, only some like Blackarachnia.
     
  15. GogDog

    GogDog Logic's wayward son Veteran

    Joined:
    May 7, 2006
    Posts:
    12,205
    News Credits:
    5
    Trophy Points:
    272
    Likes:
    +9
    Then just get what you like. :)  I passed on BA for months because of some bad hype, and finally QuinJester told me I was dumb so I bought her. And she is really great. I'm glad I did.
     
  16. Ethereal

    Ethereal A Sad Flareon

    Joined:
    Feb 13, 2009
    Posts:
    2,109
    Trophy Points:
    166
    Likes:
    +1
    Tarantulas? I'd hit it...with a shovel.

    Spiders are icky.
     
  17. UnicronHound

    UnicronHound Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Aug 26, 2004
    Posts:
    3,066
    News Credits:
    3
    Trophy Points:
    207
    Likes:
    +4
    Ebay:
    I always considered him as a muscle bot not femine bot. Not boobs, pecks, not curvy thighs, toned thighs, the feet are a bit on the weird side, but I mean he is a toy after all.






    also sorry but had to do this it was hust begging for it. You're excited by a toy and a cartoon model? Maybe it's time for a shrink?
     
  18. ComicGuy89

    ComicGuy89 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Sep 5, 2009
    Posts:
    3,357
    News Credits:
    5
    Trophy Points:
    166
    Likes:
    +5
    Haha, perhaps you're right. Probably a rephrasing is in order, and the word "interested" fits better. And my post clearly indicates that it's other Animated toys as well, not just Blackarachnia. Still, blame it on an obsession. ;) 
     
  19. Draven

    Draven Banned

    Joined:
    Jun 27, 2002
    Posts:
    23,860
    News Credits:
    5
    Trophy Points:
    286
    Likes:
    +7
    Try and track down Transmetal 2 Blackarachnia; she's definitely female.
    (especially if you end up with the release where her "bra" isn't glued on)
     
  20. llamatron

    llamatron OFFICIAL MMC REP TFW2005 Supporter

    Joined:
    Jul 11, 2002
    Posts:
    9,001
    News Credits:
    9
    Trophy Points:
    282
    Likes:
    +75
    You're an "adult" on the internet talking about children's toys? Maybe it's time for a shrink?

    Ani BA is a cool toy! Love the grappling hook.

    And yes Tarantulus is a great character and his Transmetal toy is amazing. The original one is pretty cool too.
     

Share This Page