The TFC Toys Hercules Megathread

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  1. echotransformer

    echotransformer Well-Known Member

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    Looking fantastic! 2 Rage kits, I suppose?
     
  2. Razor24

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    Looks like 2 Hercules!

    Those purple guns don't come with the rage kit.
     
  3. CVprowl

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    Mostly stock. <3 This dude. [​IMG]
     
  4. N_M_S

    N_M_S "…don't take fame!"

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    Four actually. Two complete rifles on back, two barrels under Hook, Rage Kit shoulders, and a set of shoulders for knees.

    Two Hercs with Rage Kits (one came with two sets) on eBay for $200/ea. plus two busted Scavengers for the guns (two on each forearm).

    Plus Crazy Devy LED head and purple Mixmaster barrel (the colour matches better in-person).

    Gonna pop on the purple PE CW hands once I find the set I have in storage...
     
  5. Forrio

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    Bought mine about 1.5 years ago, got some stickers (not repro), still not applied. Imho, one of the best combiners ever.
     

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    Does anyone remember a brown clear-coat someone used to add some brown tint to this guy?

    I could swear it was Herc. But it was basically a full figure spray of this stuff that toned down the green a bit and added some brown tint to it. Made it almost military looking.
     
  7. rpetras

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    I have no memory of that, but I have seen people do paint washes with brown/rust colors to get a more real-world feel to the characters.

    It is a a pretty easy technique to do. Acrylic paints, thinned with water or acrylic thinner are easy to work with.
     
  8. ahro23

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    Spurt Reynolds did one of the best paint jobs I've EVER seen on the Hercules bots:

    http://www.tfw2005.com/boards/radicons-customs/463955-scavenger.html?highlight=scavenger

    Ironically, I don't really care much for how the combined mode looks with the paint but the individual figures look SOOOO much better after some paint TLC from him.
     
  9. Smashs

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    Thanks, fellas.

    The stuff I'm thinking of was like, a smokey effect, I guess. Gonna drive me nuts.
     
  10. alex1984

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    The best Hercules custom I've seen is GI Eddie's.
     
  11. Honesty

    Honesty honestly, Honesty!

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    Yeah, G.I.Eddie's is insane. Looks awesome.
     
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    kibble Seeker style, yo!

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