Non-TF: TRON Kage

Discussion in 'Radicons Customs' started by j.a.f.o., Dec 26, 2010.

  1. j.a.f.o.

    j.a.f.o. Just Looking, Not Buying

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    My six-year-old son absolutely loved Tron Legacy and wanted a lightcycle for Christmas. Since I thought the compatible Tron core figures were less than desirable in design compared to G.I. Joe 3 3/4 ones, I decided I'd surprise him with a completely made-up character I call Kage (pronounced "ka-ge"):

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    Since I don't collect G.I. Joes and this was a last-minute idea, I had to get on HissTank and was fortunate to find the figures I needed to 'bash and get them rush shipped to me by Christmas Eve.

    Unfortunately, Santa stole my thunder by giving my kid Armada Unicron so he doesn't give two shits about my gift (or any of the other presents he received).

    Santa's such a bastard.
     

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  2. fakebusker83

    fakebusker83 Radicon

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    Oh sweet! I didn't know the 3 3/4" figures are compatible with the lightcycle! Thanks for doing this.

    I was wondering where are the circuit lines on the figure though. Did you omit them? I thought there was something missing...
     
  3. Rumble02

    Rumble02 Radicon of Obliticons

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    very cool indeed
     
  4. Ribieconvoy

    Ribieconvoy It's pronounced "ribby"

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    Great job! The armor fits the theme well and it looks great in black. My only gripe is that it could use some light blue "lights" running throughout the suit to complete the look. Darn you Santa, making this awesomeness go unappreciated.
     
  5. Solrac333

    Solrac333 G1 got it right!

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    Very nice.
     
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    SonOfNemesis Well-Known Member

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    Awesome man!
     
  7. Soundwave_FSD

    Soundwave_FSD Yoda in a track suit...

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    Wicked
     
  8. j.a.f.o.

    j.a.f.o. Just Looking, Not Buying

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    Thanks for the compliments. I didn't give him "Tron" lines because I wanted to keep the overall look adaptable to different toy universes (e.g. Tron, G.I. Joe, etc.). Of course, this is assuming my boy will ever be interested in playing with this figure (again, no thanks to Santa and Unicron).
     
  9. wylungz

    wylungz Well-Known Member

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    very cool! man i need to get my hands on one of those cycles
     
  10. G60Force

    G60Force World Smallest Mini-Con

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    If I could find an affordable lightcycle I could try a TF-crossover :D 
     

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