The Raptoricons Unleashed - New TFCC characters

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  1. TerraDestroyer

    TerraDestroyer "Sometimes crazy works."

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    Hey guys! Matt Frank of IDW here - I created these characters for the latest issue of the Transformers Collector's Club and I finally got the OK to post!

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  2. Starfire22

    Starfire22 The PoohFather

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    Hmmm.....
     
  3. G.B. Blackrock

    G.B. Blackrock Autobot Ally

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    While I was less than thrilled that the magazine was giving space (especially in these, their last days) to these guys I consider non-entities (as opposed to guys we're getting exclusive toys of, for example), I'm pleased to see the high res art. Thanks for posting.
     
  4. HeroicC300

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    I still love these. Nice to see female Dinoformers but they look interesting and have good transformation schemes.
     
  5. RobotKnight95

    RobotKnight95 Unamused and Insane

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    Shred looks like a chicken :3
     
  6. Deonasis

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    Great art Matt!
     
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  8. Chucez

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    I really like that they don't all transform thebsane way. Great work!
     
  9. Starscream 91

    Starscream 91 Mech With A Mouth

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    I think Slice is my favorite, but damn do they look badass!
     
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  10. Thundershot

    Thundershot The guy with 28 Sweeps

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    Thrash's face reminds me a bit of Demona from Gargoyles...

    They look nice! Too bad they're a few of the many, many, cool creations that will likely never get toy representation.
     
  11. Deonasis

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    So they commissioned these drawings with their license ending and little chance to use these designs in toys or media?

    They are very cool designs but I am curious why they did this. I guess i would have focussed on something big with their existing canon.

    Also, wasn't there meant to be a lot more raptors in the last Bay movie (or this new one).
     
  12. Thundershot

    Thundershot The guy with 28 Sweeps

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    They've already been used in one of the recent prose stories.
     
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    Robogeek28 Who're you calling a geek?

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    Those do indeed look nice.
     
  14. Maverick Hunter Christian

    Maverick Hunter Christian Choke on that, causality!

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    ...aaaaaaaaaand I want toys of them all.
     
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  15. MatrixOfWumbo

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    I love that they're the feathered models. I like Thrashclaw's design/colors the most but Shred being a Velociraptor predisposes him to be my favorite.
     
  16. ZombehDino

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    These ladies need toys yesterday. I don't even care what they're like as characters, they just look so damn cool.

    Matt really is a great artist. I've loved his Godzilla art for years but I think he also does a great job with TFs and would love to see him do more of them.
     
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    AlexaStar Starscream is love

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    These ladies are gorgeous! I'd love to have toys of every single one of them! :D 
     
  18. WishfulThinking

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    Mine too. She reminds me of a female version of Mordecai from Borderlands...
     
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    Raptoricons?
     
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