The Knock off transformers thread

Discussion in 'Transformers 3rd Party Discussion' started by NemesisBruticus, Oct 3, 2008.

  1. primalxconvoy

    primalxconvoy グーグル 翻訳は素晴らしいです!

    Joined:
    Sep 20, 2015
    Posts:
    2,307
    News Credits:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    202
    Location:
    Japan
    Likes:
    +634
    I'd love a g1 optimus ko made from the movie galvatron lorry mold.
     
  2. Ellamin

    Ellamin Oh, for Spark's sake...

    Joined:
    Sep 10, 2009
    Posts:
    5,087
    News Credits:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    237
    Location:
    Rio Rancho, NM
    Likes:
    +242
    You know what needs an upsized KO? Non show mold Prime Ultra Magnus, make him ultra size with two missiles.

    Would be awesome if he had foot joints too, but that's less likely to happen unless weijiang or kubianbao did one.
     
    • Like Like x 4
  3. Convoy

    Convoy TFW2005 Supporter

    Joined:
    Jan 24, 2017
    Posts:
    425
    Trophy Points:
    157
    Location:
    London
    Likes:
    +324
    More Malaysian supermarket KOs

    First up, Machine Boy Alteration Man Bomb & Rhinoceros. They come with cyber planet keys so I guess they must be KOs of Cybertron Toys. Anyone know who?

    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
    • Like Like x 3
  4. SMOG

    SMOG Vocab-champion ArgueTitan

    Joined:
    May 13, 2006
    Posts:
    17,821
    Trophy Points:
    332
    Location:
    Robot Narnia, Quebec
    Likes:
    +272
    I haven't had that much of an issue with is arms not moving, though. When I opened the figure, his arms were too loose, so I had to tighten them.

    On my figure, if I loosen the screws, the arms become floppy, and there's still some collision when you raise the arms to be horizontal with the shoulders.

    zmog
     
    Last edited: Apr 18, 2017
  5. Convoy

    Convoy TFW2005 Supporter

    Joined:
    Jan 24, 2017
    Posts:
    425
    Trophy Points:
    157
    Location:
    London
    Likes:
    +324
    Deformation Auman is some kind of Die Cast Metal Lamborghini. Is this is a KO? IT looks more like a Roadbot. I'm not exactly sure about size but might fit in with KO MPs. Comes in Green or Red. Approx £10
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
     
    • Like Like x 3
  6. Convoy

    Convoy TFW2005 Supporter

    Joined:
    Jan 24, 2017
    Posts:
    425
    Trophy Points:
    157
    Location:
    London
    Likes:
    +324
    And lastly KO Alternator Sideswipe. I might've picked up the black convoy if they had in him in stores
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
     
    • Like Like x 3
  7. nater

    nater Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Dec 26, 2015
    Posts:
    116
    Trophy Points:
    37
    Likes:
    +19


    They are slightly oversized kos. Bomb is Cybertron armorhide and the other is movie version of hardtop
     
    • Like Like x 1
  8. SMOG

    SMOG Vocab-champion ArgueTitan

    Joined:
    May 13, 2006
    Posts:
    17,821
    Trophy Points:
    332
    Location:
    Robot Narnia, Quebec
    Likes:
    +272
    I find myself wishing they'd put as much effort into the robots as they did into the packaging design. :) 

    Are they oversized? Interesting. How big?

    zmog
     
    • Like Like x 1
  9. nater

    nater Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Dec 26, 2015
    Posts:
    116
    Trophy Points:
    37
    Likes:
    +19

    It's barely noticable but I think it was like 1/4 inch or something dumb like that.
     
  10. Snake_eyes1975

    Snake_eyes1975 Peace through Tyranny!!

    Joined:
    Sep 14, 2010
    Posts:
    7,114
    News Credits:
    3
    Trophy Points:
    227
    Location:
    Michigan
    Likes:
    +109
    Ebay:
    received my KO MP ratchet today. Mabye the worst MP KO ive bought. It looks nice..but DAMN i feel like ill smash it if I TF it again.

    I seen a guy on WISH selling a DMK2 Bee kit. I bought it and it finally came. I was hoping it was a KO DMK kit. Nope..scammed..i was sent a crappy DOTM upsized bee. I would have liked it..but damn it seriously a flaming ball of shit. so floppy and car mode wont go together.

    On to the next KO! hahaa
     
  11. Snake_eyes1975

    Snake_eyes1975 Peace through Tyranny!!

    Joined:
    Sep 14, 2010
    Posts:
    7,114
    News Credits:
    3
    Trophy Points:
    227
    Location:
    Michigan
    Likes:
    +109
    Ebay:
    Thats an awesome idea. I really liked that one. Upsize it..weijiang treatment..BAM..that would be kliller
     
  12. Convoy

    Convoy TFW2005 Supporter

    Joined:
    Jan 24, 2017
    Posts:
    425
    Trophy Points:
    157
    Location:
    London
    Likes:
    +324
    Thanks @nater
    @SMOG I guess they're about deluxe sized. I Googled armorhide and tfwiki tells me he was scout so it's as nater says, 'slightly oversized'
     
  13. we_are_forest

    we_are_forest I blame Powerglide

    Joined:
    Jan 2, 2011
    Posts:
    3,158
    News Credits:
    2
    Trophy Points:
    232
    Location:
    Hucknall, UK
    Likes:
    +401
    Ebay:
    Facebook:
    YouTube:
    Ah crap, sorry to hear that.

    The only KO TF I've bought from WISH is the Nemesis Evasion OP. It was cheaper than eBay and I also received it in it's original packaging, unlike some sellers on eBay who like to send them without packaging.

    Another great deal I've recently seen on WISH is the OS Powerglide, Starscream, Megatron, Optimus, Hot Rod and Bumblebee for £5 each, shipped.
     
  14. Ellamin

    Ellamin Oh, for Spark's sake...

    Joined:
    Sep 10, 2009
    Posts:
    5,087
    News Credits:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    237
    Location:
    Rio Rancho, NM
    Likes:
    +242
    why ias there not been a MP10-V-SG? I want an SG deco voyager size G1 Prime, and why aren't there trailers for their size? even upscaled G1 trailers would work.
     
  15. kmopotato

    kmopotato spends too much on this shit

    Joined:
    Sep 16, 2012
    Posts:
    1,180
    Trophy Points:
    197
    Likes:
    +280
    I had the alteration man black convoy, don't bother with it. It crumbles apart like a wet tissue after a couple transformations.
     
    • Like Like x 1
  16. Devastator21

    Devastator21 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Feb 13, 2016
    Posts:
    2,214
    Trophy Points:
    222
    Location:
    Orlando Fl
    Likes:
    +880
    Twitter:
    Google+:
    Instagram:
    YouTube:
    sidewipe and red alert are he worst ones
     
  17. SMOG

    SMOG Vocab-champion ArgueTitan

    Joined:
    May 13, 2006
    Posts:
    17,821
    Trophy Points:
    332
    Location:
    Robot Narnia, Quebec
    Likes:
    +272
    I was disappointed with mine at first, too... but the second transformation back and forth was much smoother, and I sanded a few of the tabs that were sticky. Still has that issue where some joints are way too tight, and they put pressure on other joints that aren't so tight... but it's better after you work it in. Definitely doesn't feel as good as the original, but it does the job.

    zmog
     
  18. batfan007

    batfan007 Dononomics 101 Graduate 2017

    Joined:
    May 19, 2016
    Posts:
    2,591
    News Credits:
    7
    Trophy Points:
    192
    Location:
    Magical Land of OZ
    Likes:
    +1,542
    Just bought me a couple of KO Kremzeeks at Ali Express. No idea of the quality, may be stock photo, will post a pic in a month when it arrives.

    [​IMG]
     
    • Like Like x 2
  19. Devastator21

    Devastator21 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Feb 13, 2016
    Posts:
    2,214
    Trophy Points:
    222
    Location:
    Orlando Fl
    Likes:
    +880
    Twitter:
    Google+:
    Instagram:
    YouTube:
    how much
     
  20. Scourgatron

    Scourgatron What of it?

    Joined:
    Dec 8, 2006
    Posts:
    1,734
    News Credits:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    232
    Location:
    Texas
    Likes:
    +516
    Like $6 shipped.
     
    • Like Like x 1

Share This Page