who is rarer

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  1. redoptics

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    fortress or grand maximus? and if its grand, why is fortress regarded the "holy grail" of transformers
     
  2. DJ Soundwave

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    Grand Maximus is there Rarer one .... But since Fortress Maximus is the Better know character, and a US release.....it's more sought after figure .
     
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    grand maximus becuase it never saw a US release. fortess max is the more sought after though
     
  4. brr-icy

    brr-icy G1 Collector

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    Grand is the rearer, for reasons listed above, Fort is the more sought after because of it being a US release, and most people go for american G1 before later being sucked into the Japanese releases
     
  5. grimlock1972

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    id take any of that mold i could find at an affordable price and with the key pieces included
     
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    word I'd be happy with any incarnation... and should any one suddenly feel that their grand/fortress/brave maximus is out to harm them and needs to off load it fast I will bravely take the risk of ownership and totally for free cuz I'm such a cool guy like that
     
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    Grand Max but, Fort Max is more popular.
     
  8. grimlock1972

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    just for the sake of completeness where does Brave Maximus fall in this comparison
     
  9. LEADERS_MATRIX

    LEADERS_MATRIX Wisdom of the ages...

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    Its the lesser of the three,(Grand, Fortress, and then Brave) lacking in some accessories in its release, making it cost less but still highly sought after.
     
  10. brr-icy

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    it is missing gasket and grommet (cog) , cog's gun and arms, and the big guns for fort, i think that's it

    compared to the japanese one, he is also missing cerebros' sword and fort max's sword
     
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    Brave Max is probably the best looking of the three though.
     
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    grimlock1972 "No Mas" My Wallet

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    okay thanks
     
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    Hmm....I think Grand Maximus is rarer, but both are very sought after.
     
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    Don't forget the famous Grand Max pretender shell.

    I think for USA folks, grand max is rarest, then japanese fort max with sword then USA fort max.
     
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    Like everyone said, Grand is rarer but is still a repaint of the original Fortress grail.
    If you want to go by G1 rarity and price alone, an unbroken complete Black Zarak is your true grail IMO.
     
  16. grimlock1972

    grimlock1972 "No Mas" My Wallet

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    no thanks on Black "I got GPS every where" Zarak I just want a max of one of the 3 molds ( with both heads) with out having to spend a small fortune for it
     
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    keep your eyes on the flea markets then, all three of them go for over 500
     
  18. Autobot-Girl

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    Grand Max is the rarest definatly, Fort Max is wanted by many more though.
    I wouldn't complain if I ever happen to find either of them though :D 
     
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    believe me i have noticed and the few that are less are usually missing both cerebros and spike
     
  20. redoptics

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    well in uk we didnt even get brave so they all rare to me lol
     

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