What are your favorite transforming toys of all time that are not "Transformers?"

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  1. netkid

    netkid Where's my Goddamn shoe!

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    Friends, Romans, countrymen, lend me your ears;

    Transforming toys. We love them all. Not just ones bound by a toy line with the very name "Transformers", but ones of other lines and makes that amaze and astound us just as much, if not more than the very line this board was founded upon. So with that I ask of you, great citizens of TFW2005, to bring out all the stops, all the Herculean Gods of transforming toy engineering and design. Bring us forth the Master Class, from the world over and throughout time, to show us all just what it takes and just what makes these constructs of plastic and metal stand tall above others as shining examples of truly great "transforming" toys.

    Here beith the question:

    What are your favorite transforming toys of all time that are not "Transformers?"
     
  2. mrhillz

    mrhillz Changed his user title. TFW2005 Supporter

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    Oh that's easy, Macross :)  .
     
  3. Mutt12

    Mutt12 Starroid Raider

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    I would have to say Convertors. When I was in third grade around 1985/86, I had the choice of paying my $5 weekly allowance for one small Transformer or pay just as much for two Convertors. I went for the Convertors. They were cheap. Their plastic sucked. But damn, they had some cool designs and I loved them. On top of that, my favorite transforming toy of all time was part of that line...

    ... Robat!

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  4. updatedude

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    There aren't too many that are on the level of TFs, so I guess... Webdiver?
     
  5. ronin0510

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    The one, the only, the legendary....MACROSS!
     
  7. Treadshot A1

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    Mugenbine. Followed closely by MRR (Machine Robo Rescue).
     
  8. mx-01 archon

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    Soul of Chogokin Gunbuster. One of the best figures ever, bar none.
     
  9. rizuan76

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    Macross
    Voltron
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  11. Sol Fury

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    Brave series for me. A whole series of toys based around the one concept that always sells me on Transformers - Combiners!
     
  12. Matrix Soul

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    Macross and anything transforming from the Soul of Chogokin line
     
  13. Roanstalker

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    Braves fan here as well :D 
     
  14. pinoy78

    pinoy78 Shoji Kawamori having FUN

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    I've always like Macross a lot more than Transformers.

    Some of my other favs? Mospeada and Gurren Lagann.
     
  15. rizuan76

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    That's why I never see you post anywhere else here on the other TF Sub-forums/threads, since you being a diehard Macross loyalist.
     
  16. Squee

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    Of toys that i actually have owned or own.

    Voltron
    Zords

    Do model kits count? I'd go with MG Delta Plus.
     
  17. Gryph

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    Brave
    Webdiver
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    Power Rangers
     
  18. Roanstalker

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    Those too.
     
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    I like my MMPR Megazord and Road Ready Splinter quite a bit.
     
  20. LigerPrime

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    Too many for me...1/48 Macross jets, SOC bots like Ideon, Dancougar, Gunbuster, Zeta Gundam, Psycho Gundam etc. Irony is that the one I enjoy fiddling the most is the chunky Gaogaigar from Takara! :D 
     

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