Unite Warriors Computron

Discussion in 'Transformers News and Rumors' started by BlackHawkOmega, Mar 12, 2016.

  1. Astoriacrew

    Astoriacrew Well-Known Member

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    My UW Computron is still in combined mode, no issues so far. I also have UW Cyclonus from Grand Galvatron and CW Silverbolt from Superion, all joints are in working order. Will keep everyone updated for any changes.
     
  2. Mosselprime

    Mosselprime That's just prime

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    This happened to my computron as well, although mine fell from the shelf from 2.5meters. I was able to fix it with superglue. I took some pictures of the disassembled joint if you're interested.
     
  3. batfan007

    batfan007 Double the Dragon

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    I'd try junkion exchange or FB groups to get one.
    If you go ebay - well you can can but often it's cheaper to buy an entire set that get an individual CW toy. Prices are insane, like often triple whatever their normal deluxe retail value would be PLUS shipping.
     
  4. FAKER II

    FAKER II Cheap Repaint

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    I tried to knock that pin out and it just wouldn't budge. I was afraid to break it so I didn't try for too long. I took CW Sunstreaker apart with ease but Lightspeed wanted to be difficult.
     
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    The pin that holds the front end in? I tried using an automatic punch on both ends, but that didn't seem to knock the pin out.
     
  6. kingjakethe11th

    kingjakethe11th Scourgeintor

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    is anyone selling one of these for a decent price?
     
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    It is quite a highly desired set though.
     
  9. GizmoTron

    GizmoTron Roobaticon Commander

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    Only going to become more desirable with time especially after Takara releases Abominus, if people want him now is the time to get one.
     
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  10. ultramagnus1

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    Unite warriors Computron is a great set. I love the light speed and straffe figures as I had these as a kid. He slightly tilts forward a bit at the waist but otherwise a great combiner. I can't wait to get potp abominus to go up against him with an updated grimlock looking on like a proud parent lol
     
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  11. Afterburner

    Afterburner For your health

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    Yes this really is a great set despite all the reuse of molds. They put so much effort into the details and accuracy that they can override the negatives. Still Scattershot is the weakest of the bunch to me and really could have used a new mold. Lightspeed second. Strafe is amazing though, star of the set and one of the best figures in Generations period.
     
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  12. G.B. Blackrock

    G.B. Blackrock Autobot Ally

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    Wait, are you referring to the Unite Warriors version (what I'd thought was the immediate precedent) or the Hasbro version (of which "Generations" would properly apply)?
     
  13. WereDragon EX

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    To me, I would say that Afterburner is the weakest mold due to it bearing the least resemblance to his G1 counterpart and also the aforementioned issue with the windscreen breaking (see my comments on pages 202 and 203 of this thread).
     
  14. Afterburner

    Afterburner For your health

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    Unite Warriors is what we're discussing here and it's all Classics/Generations. This isn't the wiki, this is real life! :eek: 
     
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    Decepticreeps100 You know what it is, I'm just Street tuff

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    This ain't a holiday camp, this is robot hell.
     
  17. ultramagnus1

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    Unite warriors straffe is a gem of a deluxe. I had him on my locker on his own for ages...
     
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  18. Nevermore

    Nevermore It's self-perpetuating a parahumanoidarianised!

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    BURN
     
  19. Cal

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  20. ultramagnus1

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    That's a great price. It is worth more then that.
     
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