To other old timers that had Transformers when they were kids

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  1. urrutiap

    urrutiap Well-Known Member

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    How long has it been since you even bought a new transformer and played around with it?

    Last time I had my last Transformer was the Landmine Pretender back in the day and that was it.

    Nowadays I'm trying to buy one of the Tranformers movie figures such as Barricade or whoever and just play around with them to see how complicated it is to transform them back and forth
     
  2. LeTigre

    LeTigre Meat popsicle

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    I dunno...uh...last night?
     
  3. brr-icy

    brr-icy G1 Collector

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    yesterday i think,
     
  4. planetjacker

    planetjacker Critters burn real good. TFW2005 Supporter

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    This afternoon. You do realize this is a transformers fan site, yes?
     
  5. Star Saber

    Star Saber Cybertron 5th Commander

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    he's a newbie :)  i think we can cut him some slack :lol 
    but yeah, just yesterday for me as well
     
  6. Rattrap Primal

    Rattrap Primal Geek Overlord

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    once again Transformed RTS Legends Megatron
     
  7. Kevin XI

    Kevin XI Well-Known Member

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    I buy new transformers regularly. I transform them to altmode and back, pose them the way I think looks cool (within the limits of shelf space), and put them on a shelf. I regularly take them down to repose or adjust or whatever.
     
  8. Superquad7

    Superquad7 We're only human. Super Mod

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    Despite being a Transformers fan during 1984, I don't consider myself an "old timer". Maybe I'll revisit this thread in 25 more years? By then, maybe I'll have an Exo-suit.

    (I transform Transformers quite regularly.)
     
  9. SaberPrime

    SaberPrime Well-Known Member

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    Hey, who you calling old timer? Oh and Transformers Armada were the last ones I really played with. As much as I hate the series I actually really like the toys.
     
  10. seali_me

    seali_me Well-Known Member

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    i was in a TF rut for almost a month. last saturday, DOTM leader IH. my wife asked me to buy groceries at WM. so i did. i was doing quite well too. sigh. it wasn't even on sale.
     
  11. guard convoy

    guard convoy The Big Daddy

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    yesterday afternoon
     
  12. Kup-is-Dion

    Kup-is-Dion Lord Cthulhu

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    About a week ago. I bought 4 Alternators. I was transforming the damn things about 5 minutes ago.
     
  13. seali_me

    seali_me Well-Known Member

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    where are all the MISB peeps? they don't transform anything do they? maybe doubles.

    where's a MISB purist when you need one?
     
  14. jerminator

    jerminator Well-Known Member

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    Today when I picked up another Wreck-Gar. Now I can finally use the Wreck-Gar riding Wreck-Gar gimmick.
     
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    CVprowl FREEDOM FIGHTER

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    its been awhile since i transformed one. i guess it was the city commander upgrade for ultra magnus i got about a month ago.

    i will adjust a shelf/repose characters about once a month when i dust it off. but i pretty much only transform them when i put them away for a while or take them out for display.

    ive got these out at the moment. im waiting to display the fansproject not-insecticons and heavy labor for a while before i change these shelves to something else. (GI Joe)

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  16. Incepticon

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    Old timer? That's something you'll never be if you don't get back to... wait, nevermind :) 
     
  17. Sportimus

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    I'm not an "old timer", I'm just G1 to present. :D 
     
  18. Gingerchris

    Gingerchris Telly-headed Tyrant

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    Been in it since 1984 and I bought a couple of DotM Legion yesterday and today I was fiddling with an Ultimate Optimus.

    Transformers: From the cradle to the grave.
     
  19. Tripredacus

    Tripredacus K-Mart-ian Legend

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    DoTM Roadbuster but just because I was bored. Before that it was Masterpeice Skywarp to put it into Jet mode.

    Before that, couldn't say. I don't open my TFs.
     
  20. Soundwinder

    Soundwinder I wind sounds!

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    ... this.
     

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