Why VOYAGER?

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  1. alexcollier

    alexcollier Well-Known Member

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    I understand why the TF classes are broken up into DELUXE, LEADER, SUPREME etc. But what I don't get is VOYAGER.

    Why did they use a word which means "traveller" as a toy size classification?

    Having said that, SCOUT also makes about as much sense. Well, unless you see those toys as the "spies" of the line, owing to their size.
     
  2. Bumblejazz

    Bumblejazz Autobot

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    It sounds cool.
     
  3. red00wolf

    red00wolf insatiable collector

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    Why did they use any of em?
     
  4. alexcollier

    alexcollier Well-Known Member

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    Man, those were fast replies.

    Granted, to some they may sound cool. Not to me, but to some.
     
  5. Bgrngod

    Bgrngod Autocon

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    Dolza_Khyron Well-Known Member

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    cuz it sounds a HELL of a lot better then "mega" did.
     
  7. Scythe

    Scythe Future Foundation

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    Haha, Mega Class.
     
  8. Ratchet2007

    Ratchet2007 Neither Here Nor There

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    Cause someone likes Star Trek ??
     
  9. alexcollier

    alexcollier Well-Known Member

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    Maybe it's a subliminal message. "if you do not buy this "voyager' then it will not fufil it's destiny. Let it travel back home with your child. Set it free with your wallets".
     
  10. Th0r4z1n3

    Th0r4z1n3 The F*cking Lizard King! Veteran

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    Damn! Got beat to the Star Trek joke :cry 
     
  11. firehawc_69

    firehawc_69 cloppers = ignore list

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    Um, cause the retarded names were taken by Cold Stone?
     
  12. underwear-ninja

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    Whatever the case, I'm just glad the size class names we've had since Cybertron seem to be the norm. When they kept changing in Armada and Energon, it got really confusing.
     
  13. Th0r4z1n3

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    Optimus Sledge Yar har fiddle di dee

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    But surely no one likes Voyager?
     
  15. Gingerchris

    Gingerchris Telly-headed Tyrant

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    I still reckon they should go with

    Mini
    Midi
    Meaty
    Mighty
    Massive
    Mental

    as size class names. :) 
     
  16. Ratchet2007

    Ratchet2007 Neither Here Nor There

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    I loved Voyager but that's probably cause it was the first one I watched
     
  17. NGW

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    Extra Small, Small, Medium, Large, Extra Large, Double Ex El

    That's what they should do.
     
  18. AlanGarou

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    Personally, I think they should change the name back to "Mega." It fits the size much better by implying something bigger than a Deluxe but smaller than an Ultra.
     
  19. bumblebee79

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    At the end of the day the fact is size matters(not names).
     
  20. Kup-is-Dion

    Kup-is-Dion Lord Cthulhu

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    Because Deep Space Nine was taken.
     

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