TFW Masterpiece Sideswipe (Lambor) Gallery

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  1. Sol Fury

    Sol Fury The British Butcher Administrator News Staff

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    Long before the licensed Camaros and Corvettes of the Transformers live action movie series, Hasbro was featuring real-life car designs in the Transformers line, with one of the very first being the Lamborghini, Sideswipe. Last year Takara-Tomy once again got the license to make a Lamborghini Sideswipe and thus Masterpiece Sideswipe, or Lambor as he is known in Japan, was born! The first of the "smaller scale" Masterpieces, Masterpiece Sideswipe does not fail to impress with the details or poseability, which both remain top notch as we have come to expect of the Masterpiece series.

    Open the link below to check out our gallery of this release, brought to you by TFW2005 site owner Tony_Bacala!

    TFW Masterpiece Sideswipe Gallery


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    Masterpiece Sideswipe Robot Mode

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    Masterpiece Sideswipe Car Mode

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    Masterpiece Sideswipe Piledrivers

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    Masterpiece Sideswipe Robot Mode Posed

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    Masterpiece Sideswipe with Hasbro Masterpiece Optimus Prime 2.0
     
  2. chrisr291

    chrisr291 Master of the Unknown

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    Looks good to me, but expect criticism because of the few transformation problems!
     
  3. FoC Grimlock

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    Wow, high quality photos really show how awesome the Masterpiece line is. Great gallery! I hope to see more of them.
     
  4. shiin

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    Nice photos. But to nitpick a little bit - unless of course you were going for that look:
    You have forgotten to flip over the panels on his upper lower legs in bot mode and the side windows can be stored a bit further behind his back, so that they are inivisible when looking at the bot from the front.
     
  5. Superquad7

    Superquad7 We're only human. Super Mod

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    Excellent photos, Bossman!
     
  6. AMG

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    Awesome gallery.
     
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    My favourite MP. Great gallery.
     
  8. Tony_Bacala

    Tony_Bacala Car Robots Professional Administrator

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    You guys are correct, I missed a couple transformation finalities there. I guess that's what you get for not looking at the instructions. :) .

    I will try to do a couple shots with the proper final steps and add for reference. Not doing whole gallery over again tho :) 

    Later!
     
  9. Ktulu

    Ktulu Whoosh TFW2005 Supporter

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    All kinds of pretty.
     
  10. Omnius

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    Another absolutely superb gallery. :D 
     
  11. Bnz Toy

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    Definitely my fav MP, after MP10. Never get tired of seeing pix of Swipe!
     
  12. David Hingtgen

    David Hingtgen Chromaticon

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    I honestly think MP Sideswipe is the most-mistransformed figure in years. I see it wrong more often than right.
     
  13. Stepper

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    Nice photos,superb gallery.
     
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    My favorite MP to date. Soundwave is #1 just b/c I love the character but MP Sideswipe's transformation is a perfect mix of complexity and fun. Great photos!
     
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    Love the car mode,Lambor rocks.
     
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    those shots are AWESOME.
     
  17. Superquad7

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    In the last decade, I can probably count on my hands the times I've used actual instructions. These photos still rock :cool: 
     
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    I thought that MP10 will be my favourite MP but now,it has become Sideswipe.
     
  19. Zaibach

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    I had planned to just stick with the Hasbro MP releases. Now I have preorders in for all the upcoming Takara MP figures. I think I will still go Hasbro when I know they will get a release. For the figures I know that won't make it I will get the Takara. I just wish I had decided this before the original batch sold now. Now I get to pay double for Sideswipe. No thanks to your pictures for convincing me to keep the preorder. Darn you! Haha.
     

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