Transformers homage in Rugrats

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  1. guard convoy

    guard convoy The Big Daddy

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    i was watching (still on as i type this) rugrats on nicktoons and it is the episode with the pickles family reunion, but in the play pen i noticed a certain semi truck toy that looked oddly suspicious like g1 optimus prime. a homage i never heard about before

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  2. starscream-99

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    HA HA. That is sooo cool. I haven't watched Rugrats in years.
     
  3. Jetstorm

    Jetstorm Wielder of the Keyblade

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    Nice! I love those old Rugrats episodes (y'know, from like the first 3 seasons) so much, haven't seen 'em in years though.
     
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    Sure its been covered but there's some TF refrences in Grim Adventures of Billy and Mandy as well. (mainly to Prime)
     
  5. jonatron26

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    6 degrees of seperation.
    peter cullen to e.g. daily
    GO!
     
  6. ChopperByrne

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    Powermaster Optimus Prime and Megatron were in Scrubs.

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  7. jonatron26

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    theres a drink in fable 2 called hoptimus prime
     
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    Obsidian X Dork of the moon

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    Embryoyo Destron

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    Haha I can't believe I never noticed that before. I used to watch Rugrats everyday. Though I haven't seen it in many many years.


    Really? Which episodes, do you know? I haven't watched that for in forever.
     
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  11. Solrac333

    Solrac333 G1 got it right!

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    Very nice. Also Michael Bell is Angelica's dad.
     
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    I think you guys see homages where none were intended. It's just a red truck.
     
  13. Malikon

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    Red truck with the same grill and trailer? Pretty big coincedence.
     
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    I dunno about you, but white/silver trailers are pretty common around here. As far as the grill goes, that was pretty common too when flat front semis were still on the road. Show me some Autobot signs or something and I'll buy the homage argument.
     
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    wouldn't that be illegal? Trademark infringment or something?
     
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    CryoPrime Cody A.

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    In the Episode of Billy and Mandy, "the wishing skull" the zombie rabbit chases Pudin' in a Prime Truck, it even has a little fake Autobot symbol on it. I'm sure there are others too.
     
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    Obviously there's the scene in Big when he's in a meeting in the toy company and someone suggest a building that turns into a robot.
     
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    frilly toothpick Decepticrumb

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    Tommy Pickles is Jewish just like Shia Labeouf.

    Thread win!
     

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