Universe TRU Exclusive Countdown Photo Gallery

Discussion in 'Transformers News and Rumors' started by TM2 D-bot, Dec 28, 2008.

  1. TM2 D-bot

    TM2 D-bot Forsight Into the Future Veteran

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  2. ErechOveraker

    ErechOveraker I'm with Plowking.

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    Nice pics.

    With a black wash and some panel lining, that could be pretty damn sweet...
     
  3. OptimusPrimeFour

    OptimusPrimeFour Autobot Supreme Comander

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    pass ,tired of repaints! If they are going to do repaints at least give him a new head mold or somthing , yea easy pass for me.
     
  4. Bass X0

    Bass X0 King of Muay Thai

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    costs time and money that i really don't think they have. straight repaints are quick and simple.


    but you have to agree that Countdown does look better than Red Alert does. I've read that several people will be picking this up because its a new toy of an obscure character, they think it looks better than Red Alert or that they just never been able to get this mold originally.

    I personally will not be buying the mold as I already own the original Red Alert mold however I am glad it was done and applaud the character choice they made.
     
  5. Sammael

    Sammael MightyMegatron from ATT

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    Wow, the similarities with Scattershot (in bot mode) are huge! I might have to get it as an addition to my neo-Technobots:

    Energon Skyblast as Strafe
    Cybertron Swerve as Lightspeed
    Universe Countdown as Scattershot

    Still missing good Afterburner and Nosecone alternatives...
     
  6. Starscreamer95

    Starscreamer95 'Civil' Nintendo Fanboy

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    I'm just going to call him Preceptor, which by the way is something Hasbro should have done. Anyway I'll get him when I see him out.
    He looks awesome!
     
  7. Kupp

    Kupp Ford Fanboy TFW2005 Supporter

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    That os just so damned must have. Bring on the good repaints.

    Now Universe Blaster, that is one I should have skipped.
     
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  8. Feralstorm

    Feralstorm I ship Nick & Judy TFW2005 Supporter

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    Hmm. Neither the mold nor the colors do much for me, so I'll likely be passing this one by.
     
  9. Bass X0

    Bass X0 King of Muay Thai

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    The only similarity is that there's red on it and the Legends version of the mold was used to make Classics Perceptor.

    There's just so much more that says "NOT PERCEPTOR" than there is that does. The blue in vehicle mode and the white head mainly.
     
  10. BrokenSVT

    BrokenSVT It's not broken anymore.

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    He's gonna look sooooo nice next to Leo Prime :D 
     
  11. alanyap

    alanyap Will work for LEGO

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    what an apt name especially to commemorate the coming new year!
     
  12. Pimpimus Prime

    Pimpimus Prime (┌∩┐(◣_◢)┌∩┐) TFW2005 Supporter

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    I wish the pics were bigger. I'd like to be able to read his bio.
     
  13. Novatron

    Novatron Me

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    If I buy him, he shall be called... PERCEPTOR!!!!
     
  14. Bass X0

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    other than being red in some places and using the larger version of Classics Perceptor, he really doesn't look anything like Perceptor.
     
  15. Robogeek28

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    Fantastic, now I just need to know when he'll be released.:D 
     
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    I LOVE the Micromaster homages. C'mon... let's see Armada Jetfire as Skystalker now... (even though Skystalker is a car, but if Countdown can be combined with his rocket...)
     
  17. Lupis Convoy

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    I'll say it before, and I'll say it again.. PURE LOVE.
     
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    Thats real nice.
     
  19. Deadsled

    Deadsled Energon Recovery

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    that is true, but would it be so much more time & money to give a repaint a new head?
     
  20. Astrotrain52

    Astrotrain52 Former Green Kool-aider

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    Epic Win!

    Countdown = Sold
     

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