What's your favorite gimmick?

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  1. T4mercustomz

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    Aside from transforming. I myself like headmasters, powermasters and any of the other masters really
    So what are some your favorite gimmicks?
     
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    Me, Headmasters, and other than that tapes. :) 
     
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    micromasters
     
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    Headmasters and combiners.
     
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    A yellow rubber ducky!
     
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    Headmasters and Targetmasters.
     
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    Robots that turn into cars and jets and stuff.

    What? Isn't transformation enough of a gimmick for you people?
     
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    Well this, but I also really like when weapons can store inside bodies & shit instead of just... being there haah.
     
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    Cassettes, easily.

    Followed by Targetmasters.
     
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    COMBINERS! I remember being amazed by this gimmick watching "Heavy Metal War"! Guess that's why Devastator is my favorite gestalt :D 
     
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    Spring loaded missiles > decently sized and stowable weapons > automorph > mechalive.

    I don't like microns as part of the TF universe. exception being cassettes.

    Edit: Crap, forgot about combiners - yeah make that number 1.
     
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    I see weapon storage as less a gimmick and more a feature, like articulation or quality transformation. My ideal figures has a weapon that stows in alt-mode (something G1 failed at utterly), but isn't REQUIRED for alt-mode (something almost all of Beast Wars failed at miserably).
     
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