Would anyone want an Autobot repaint of a Prime Vehicon?

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  1. Bass X0

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    Either as a stand alone character or a part of identical drones.

    Repainting the mold into Autobot colors would be interesting.
     
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    Maybe, but the spindly arms/claws and hunched over appearance do give the mold a decidedly sinister appearance. Not too heroic, really. If they did repurpose the mold and gave us a Bot repaint, not sure who they could pull off using it.
     
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    Drift, maybe. But I like Lumpy's idea a lot better since they could realistically work as convention exclusives.
     
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    I do expect the club to do a prime set one year with the jet vehicon, normal vehicon and Breakdown.

    As for repaints, I think they'd only really work as cons, Autotroopers were kind of creepy. so that might work, but i struggle to think of bots that would suit the mould.
     
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    Yes! Autoroopers. Add some light bars to those bitches and gimme a new head. I'd be sold
     
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    How do you add light bars to this mold? :inquisiti 
     
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    Hmm good point. Was just thinking vehicle mode, but forgot those things get smashed away in robot mode.
     
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    I'd rather they use the BB mold for Autoroopers.
     
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    ^ can't it be a good mold? :( 
     
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    That ain't a half-bad idea, if they gave it a head retool.
     
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    Autotroopers please.
     
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    Looking back, the BB mold would've made good fodder for a Prime Autorooper. I think they blew it on Hot Shot and the gray BB repaint. With a new head and weapon, I think it could've done well. Not saying that it wouldn't eventually shelfwarm, but I'm sure people would buy enough of them to troop build.
     
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    Haha, I was thinking the same thing.
     
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    white autotroopers for sure, make them plentiful, then they can be bought en masse and painted black or any other color easier! dooooo it!!
     
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    maybe there's some way it could work. if the entire back has to be remolded, it'd work.

    hahaha...

    i now kinda want to troop build Hot Shot, or at least have two of them, and make them a squad... dammit...
     
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    The light bar turns into his weapon!


    ...Somehow.


    ...Don't ask me I'm not an engineer.
     
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    Give that man a raise!
     
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    Either this or the Hot Rod that RodimusJay designed please!
     
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    I think it would look good as Rodimus Prime.
     

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