Minor/Repaint: WFC Cyclonus

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  1. shotokandragon

    shotokandragon Well-Known Member

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    A simple repaint using the HFTD Terradive mold. Removed the head and replaced it with the Universe Cyclonus head. Some alterations were made to accommodate the head in altmode. Painted in purple, red, and gun metal metallics, and panel lined. Nightstick was painted now to look like "nightstick".
    Rest of the gallery can be viewed on my Facebook page:
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  2. firehawc_69

    firehawc_69 cloppers = ignore list

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    Very not bad!
     
  3. Superquad7

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    As a Cyclonus fan, I have to say that I really like this one.
     
  4. Acidophilus

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    Pretty cool. I love the paint job. Kind of looks like an earth mode Cyclonus to me.
     
  5. knockoff

    knockoff Well-Known Member

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    agreed, but nonetheless, great custom.
     
  6. nemisispringer

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    Really cool but the head could do with a coat of pant to make it match the body
     
  7. Mattw38

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    I knew it was inevitable that someone would do a Cyclonus repaint of this mold. It was just too perfect. Using the head of Universe Cyclonus..along with Nightstick..was a perfect move.
     
  8. Ramrider

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    I concur that it seems more of an Earth mode reformat than WFC (especially considering he presumably didn't exist during the time of the game unless Hasbro have retconned TFTM into non-existence). But that's just a naming preference. Fact is, both modes fit him pretty much perfectly, and the paintjob's spot-on. :thumb 
     
  9. Soundwave338

    Soundwave338 Broke College Student

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    I like the idea, but first off I hate the new Terradive mold. In bot mode the cockpit looks like a.....yeah.
     
  10. x BlackMagnus x

    x BlackMagnus x Is not impressed

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    Morning wood?
     
  11. Ramrider

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    He's suggesting that that part seems particularly well-named under the circumstances. Even though he's really referring to the nosecone. ;) 
     
  12. x BlackMagnus x

    x BlackMagnus x Is not impressed

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    Bah! You again?!?! Stop following me!:p 
     
  13. shotokandragon

    shotokandragon Well-Known Member

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    Thanks guys for the comments and for the odd humor.
     
  14. Victorysabre

    Victorysabre Born to Transform

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    Love the mold and you just made it better. Thumbs up.
     
  15. Solrac333

    Solrac333 G1 got it right!

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    Very cool! It does look like an Earth mode Cyclonus but still awesome.
     
  16. Insane Galvatron

    Insane Galvatron is not insane. Really!

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    The way he's got it transformed doesn't help matters any. Those wings on the chest help the nosecone look more like part of the torso. With them splayed out like he has them, there's nothing to keep it from looking like he really likes having an earth mode.
     
  17. kjeevahh

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    agree, nice work but definitely not WFC
     
  18. cheetor71

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    Nice custom. I don't know if I'd call it WFC but still cool. Nice job.
     
  19. Superquad7

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    I think Generations Cyclonus Earth Mode would be an applicable name :) 

    I really like this one a lot :) 
     

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