Who was the best new or remade character in the past decade?

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  1. FanimusMaximus

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    During time between the years 2000 and 2010 we have seen new characters (like Drift), and characters remade (the Movieformers).

    In your opinion who was the best new/remade character of the past decade?
     
  2. Nemesis251

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    Is 3rd party included in this conversation?
     
  3. Scarecrow

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    Well, I'd disagree with this one, but people are awing over the Bayverse Bumblebee it seems. He seems to be a target marketing point, so yeah.
     
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    Animated Bulkhead for new character.

    Remade is a tie between Armada Starscream, Movie Bumblebee, Animated Prowl, and Prime Arcee
     
  5. PORTER

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    animated prowl, movie bumblebee, and movie brawl for characters and toys....well...ALL OF THEM ;) 
     
  6. Pravus Prime

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    Animated Ratchet.

    One of the deepest and most developed characters we've gotten ever. He has a complex backstory, he suffers from PTSD, Animateds core story was about him. Plus his Cybertronian mode toy rocks.
     
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    New: BM Jetstorm, Animated Bulkhead, Animated Lockdown, and RID Skybyte.

    Remade: Animated G1 name characters.
    A great take on characters that really needed it. A Optimus Prime that was a nobody and became a hero. A Megatron that was almost like the second coming of BW Megatron. Bumblebee, Prowl, Ratchet, Shockwave, Starscream, ect all had a great update.
     
  8. Switchblade

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    I was waffling between Lugnut and Bulkhead, but no. This. Definitely Animated Ratchet. For all the reasons mentioned.
     
  9. Ravenxl7

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    New Character: I would have to go with Lockdown. Though Bulkhead and Lugnut are close behind. He's a great, complex character that has an equally great design to him. I really hope he continues to show up in new continuities. He could be the Jango Fett to the Eradicon's Clone/Storm Trooper-ness.

    Remade Character: This one is a little difficult, but I'm going to go with TFP Bumblebee. It seems that Hasbro has taken the best ideas from both G1 and Movie Bumblebee, thrown in some R2-D2, and created a really great new take on Bumblebee. I can't wait to see more of him in the show, and I'm really looking forward to see how his toy turns out.
     
  10. Paxtin

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    Yeah, best new character has to go to Lockdown.

    Best remade character? I'm at a draw between TFA Ratchet and TFP Arcee.
     
  11. Solrac333

    Solrac333 G1 got it right!

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    I like TFTM Barricade and I like how badass Bumblebee is in spite of no voice.
     
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    New: Tie between Lockdown and Lugnut.

    Remade: Animated Ratchet, with Animated Blitzwing a close second.
     
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    Best new character: Tie between Lockdown and Lugnut

    Best remade character: TFA Ratchet
     
  14. NexusZero

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    Best New: Lockdown.

    Remade: TFA Ratchet.

    Go Animated!
     
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    Best remade goes to TFA Ratchet, with TFA Optimus a close runner up.

    Best new is a tie between Bulkhead and Lockdown, with Lugnut being a runner up.
     
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    Tough call because there have been some great new characters and some really cool new twists on old characters.

    New I'm going to have to go with Lugnut. Just such a nice change of pace to have a Decepticon that gone all in on the Megatron vision with even the slightest thought of betraying him.

    Remake I'm going with Animated Blitzwing. Just a really fun character and I kind of like the idea that triple changers have three forms because they are insane with split personalities.
     
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    TFA Prowl
     
  18. Sideways77

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    New: Animated Bulkhead, Lugnut, Lockdown or RoTF Scalple


    Remade: Drift, Animated Shockwave, or Animated Arcee.
     
  19. Paxtin

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    Wait...Who is Drift a remake of?
     
  20. Doctor Scalpel

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    Best New character: TFTM Barricade

    Remade: Wheelie. That horny little shit.
     

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