Universe Kup?

Discussion in 'Transformers Toy Discussion' started by tigermask44, May 25, 2009.

  1. tigermask44

    tigermask44 Kills Cons Dead!

    Joined:
    Mar 12, 2007
    Posts:
    1,466
    News Credits:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    142
    Likes:
    +15
    Who is a good stand in for a classics/universe kup? I was thinking about armorhide from cybertron maybe. Any ideas?

    P.S. ***I like articulation*****
     
  2. Foster

    Foster Super Mod

    Joined:
    Mar 26, 2003
    Posts:
    32,065
    News Credits:
    7
    Trophy Points:
    312
    Likes:
    +11
    Botcon Kup?
     
  3. Red Alert

    Red Alert Security

    Joined:
    Feb 5, 2008
    Posts:
    8,558
    News Credits:
    26
    Trophy Points:
    176
    Likes:
    +26
    G1 Kup :p 


    Any size class or only smaller?
     
  4. iron maniac

    iron maniac Help Uncle Sixshot, Help!

    Joined:
    Apr 21, 2007
    Posts:
    2,445
    News Credits:
    2
    Trophy Points:
    172
    Likes:
    +2
  5. tigermask44

    tigermask44 Kills Cons Dead!

    Joined:
    Mar 12, 2007
    Posts:
    1,466
    News Credits:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    142
    Likes:
    +15

    That sir, is not even a fair answer, unless you want to give me yours of course.
     
  6. tigermask44

    tigermask44 Kills Cons Dead!

    Joined:
    Mar 12, 2007
    Posts:
    1,466
    News Credits:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    142
    Likes:
    +15

    Not enough articulation for action shots...
     
  7. tigermask44

    tigermask44 Kills Cons Dead!

    Joined:
    Mar 12, 2007
    Posts:
    1,466
    News Credits:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    142
    Likes:
    +15
  8. Gryph

    Gryph Action Master

    Joined:
    Jul 2, 2002
    Posts:
    10,401
    News Credits:
    9
    Trophy Points:
    267
    Likes:
    +31
  9. tigermask44

    tigermask44 Kills Cons Dead!

    Joined:
    Mar 12, 2007
    Posts:
    1,466
    News Credits:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    142
    Likes:
    +15
    Thats awesome no doubt, but I don't want to do any custom work.
     
  10. brr-icy

    brr-icy G1 Collector

    Joined:
    Feb 7, 2008
    Posts:
    15,705
    News Credits:
    6
    Trophy Points:
    282
    Likes:
    +173
    Ebay:
    then you're out of luck lol, there aren't many stand ins for kup i'm afraid
     
  11. Sso02V

    Sso02V Injector Has a Posse

    Joined:
    Aug 20, 2006
    Posts:
    8,608
    News Credits:
    10
    Trophy Points:
    232
    Likes:
    +18
    try turning it around. Totally Kup.
     
  12. Optimus_Prowl

    Optimus_Prowl I'm the Goddamed Two-Face

    Joined:
    Dec 10, 2007
    Posts:
    2,266
    News Credits:
    2
    Trophy Points:
    172
    Likes:
    +3
    If you felt like trying out a mod, an easy one would be to give his back end a windshield and hed be perfect. And maybe swap out his forearms.
     
  13. thumpmonkey

    thumpmonkey Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Sep 17, 2006
    Posts:
    48
    Trophy Points:
    36
    Likes:
    +0
    how about the crossovers palpetine minus the wings? (you would have to paint him blue)[​IMG]
     
  14. Kup-is-Dion

    Kup-is-Dion Lord Cthulhu

    Joined:
    Apr 15, 2009
    Posts:
    1,824
    Trophy Points:
    136
    Likes:
    +0
    I've been using Brakedown, he just looks right next to the Dinobots. Someone has to tell Grimlock story!
     
  15. Ktulu

    Ktulu Whoosh TFW2005 Supporter

    Joined:
    Jul 2, 2002
    Posts:
    14,865
    News Credits:
    3
    Trophy Points:
    291
    Likes:
    +3
    I won't use Brakedown cos size. If that toy was a deluxe, it'd be happy days
     
  16. Optimus_Prowl

    Optimus_Prowl I'm the Goddamed Two-Face

    Joined:
    Dec 10, 2007
    Posts:
    2,266
    News Credits:
    2
    Trophy Points:
    172
    Likes:
    +3
    Havent actually messed with him in hand but I think he's around the height of Classics Rodimus which is good enough for me.
     
  17. Grimwing

    Grimwing Scientist Supreme

    Joined:
    Jun 1, 2007
    Posts:
    4,962
    News Credits:
    3
    Trophy Points:
    166
    Likes:
    +3
    -Animated Cybertron Optimus Prime Repainted Blue with Deluxe Ratchets head.

    -Brakedown GTS. My only complaint would be that he's shorter than Rodimus.

    -Spring for a Botcon Kup alone in the aftermarket. Probably about $50-$60
     
  18. lerath666

    lerath666 Autocon Vs Deceptibot

    Joined:
    May 17, 2008
    Posts:
    386
    Trophy Points:
    81
    Likes:
    +0

    I'm planning this myself, as the botcon Kup will likely prevent Hasbro from doing a more G1 Homage Kup in the next universe line.
     
  19. ORIO

    ORIO Plant-Based Bot Super Mod News Staff

    Joined:
    Jul 2, 2002
    Posts:
    20,023
    News Credits:
    36
    Trophy Points:
    327
    Likes:
    +51
    Ebay:
    I'm excited for and going to use Botcon Kup.

    If not, Brakedown is your best alternate.
     
  20. tigermask44

    tigermask44 Kills Cons Dead!

    Joined:
    Mar 12, 2007
    Posts:
    1,466
    News Credits:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    142
    Likes:
    +15
    I see it now! I suppose that work.
     

Share This Page