Upscaled KO Masterpiece Grimlock

Discussion in 'Transformers 3rd Party Discussion' started by unexpectedpanda, Jul 19, 2014.

  1. unexpectedpanda

    unexpectedpanda Well-Known Member

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    He's a biggun. There's an MP-08x-based one out now, with a G1-coloured one due in April.

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  2. TigerBlade

    TigerBlade Prepare for extermination

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    Looks absolutely fantastic. Must buy.
     
  3. CVprowl

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    thats cool, but I'm hanging with FT.
     
  4. deathsheadII

    deathsheadII Not a Bounty Hunter yes?

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    ditto + if this is 29 to 30cms its too big
     
  5. Detroa

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    Perfect size! I wish FT Dibots were scaled to this.
     
  6. Omega Riz

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    Going off gigapowers Facebook page, this is about the height of their dinobots (they have their first figure at just over 28cm I think) which I think is perfect and a better scale than FT's :) 
     
  7. motorthing

    motorthing Carry on you Wayward Son

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    Wow.

    Maybe. That's "maybe"
     
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    Looks to be about 11 inches. Probably look good with Gigapower's toys. Their Snarl is 11 inches.
     
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  9. Timesynch

    Timesynch I still function! TFW2005 Supporter

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    Interesting though I'm still in for FT Grimmy.
     
  10. OptimusTimelord

    OptimusTimelord Masterpiece Reanimator

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    Been hearing rumours about this for so long... Bring it on!

    Be interesting to see if they change anything (like the dummy hand or the wagging tail gimmick). But I think I'd rather have this TT-designed MP Grimmy over a theoretical FT redesign. Next, show us how he looks alongside Scoria, that will be the decider :) 
     
  11. Ionus

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    Agreed.

    Too much about the mp-08 mold that bothers me. The super high shoulders is the biggest problem.

    The KO got the size right though.
     
  12. Skrunklemin

    Skrunklemin cool dude attitude

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    The more I think about it, the less I'd want an upscaled KO. I want to see what FT and GP bring to the table (I really hope this news doesn't stop FT from doing their own).
     
  13. Megatronus27

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    Wowsers thats big...

    If I was only going to get 1 Dinobot, this would probably be it. However, I want them all and only FT is bringing the aesthetics Im looking for.

    This shouldnt effect FT at all, this monster will look silly next to the other FT figs -Swoop is the same size as MP-10!
     
  14. Robogeek28

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    Yup, I already have the smaller version of this mold, so I want something different now.
     
  15. jnguyen

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    I'll get it just because I like grimlock. I'll just give him his own display
     
  16. Electro Rush

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    Gonna have to wait to see what FT's Grimnock will look like before I could consider this. To me, Scoria is the new standard bearer for what I want in masterpiece dinos.
     
  17. megatroptimus

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    Stooooooooop, stop putting out new $100-200+ toys every second day!!!
     
  18. Honesty

    Honesty honestly, Honesty!

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    No way. The boots that came with Scoria is enough for me, until we get a completely new mold or go with FT's version.

    This giant MP-08 mold not for me. People who like it ... Grats though :) 
     
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    I'm already 500+ dollars invested in FT's dinobots, so I'm full steam ahead with their line. Though cool, I'm gonna pass on this and wait on FT.
     
  20. Cyclonus79

    Cyclonus79 Decepticon General

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