WTF @ TFW - 251 - May 10 2013

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  1. Vangelus

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    WTF @ TFW - 251 - May 10 2013

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    Vangelus and Seth Buzzard hook up with one Icha-B-zero-D to chat about old-timey Transformers fandom and the power of a simple napkin.

    00:00:00 - Opening
    00:00:18 - Intro
    00:03:10 - Aaron Archer and the Napkin of Power
    00:31:30 - New Pic Picks
    01:15:36 - The Thrilling Thirty Fan-Built Bot Poll: Round 2
    01:27:44 - Listener Question from GWolfV2
    01:39:30 - Intermission
    01:39:48 - What We Got This Week
    02:09:30 - What High-End Podcasting Seth Got Up Into This Week
    03:10:04 - Ending and Outro

    Want to leave an audio listener question outside of Youtube or Private Messages? Call our WTF Hotline! These questions may be answered in recordings outside of numbered episodes, but feel free to mention your preference if it really matters to you.

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    And if you want an MP3 version, it's linked below:
    http://www.tfw2005.net/podcast/WTF_TFW2005_-_251_-_May_10_2013.mp3
     
  2. Seth Buzzard

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  3. BlackHawkOmega

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    I gotta say, Metroplex is kind of growing on me. Though, I agree that the size is a bit off putting. I think the biggest toy I have on my shelf is the MP Prime, or FOC Bruticus. Outside of Transformers, I usually only get smaller things like Marvel Universe.

    And I chose female in the poll. And I chose telepath, because I want a female nunchuk wielding telepathic who transforms into a UFO.
     
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    For the listener question, it may not quite work as an answer since it's not robots necessarily, but I'd love to see Figma versions of the Autobot and Decepticon Headmasters (Minerva), Godmasters and Pretenders from Masterforce. I know CMS Corp released Minerva and Ginrai in the Gutto Kuru line and they're nice but also really expensive; I figure Figma is a nice, more affordable alternative with the possibility for more releases.
     
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    Yeah, I'd like to see that, too. Particularly Minerva wearing something other than her Headmaster outfit, or whatever it's called.
     
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    Listener question: Figma anime-ized Agent Simmons, with wheelchair and S7 jockstrap, obviously.
     
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    "Said zom"? Ugh.
     
  9. Seth Buzzard

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    That's the place.
     
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    You know what would be amazing for SDCC's Joe exclusive? The upcoming Generations Metroplex as the U.S.S. Flagg.
     
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    TFC Toys did a cassette before they did combiners, remember?

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    CHMS also did the KO FansProject Protectors, which were great quality.
     
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    Kindness being said towards RoTF Devastator?

    Odd..
     
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    As a Michigander this podcast made me confused and laughing.
     
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    Well, this new computer by default handles M4A playback perfectly and without any additional effort on my part, so I guess I'm no longer among the smalltimers having to continue to slum it with the MP3 version. See ya suckers!

    Breaking Bad as a series progresses in a way that's so much better than Dexter did, Vangelus. You're in for a hell of a ride as you keep going.

    If there weren't people that would inevitably be such babies about it, a regular off-topic section not about hauls would be amazing.
     
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    I'm getting really caught up in the time ghost of this podcast and its ideas.
     
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    Someone needs to make an Aaron Archer, Breaking Beard tshirt.
     
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    *edit* nevermind my Itunes just updated it..
     
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    Vangelus you mentioned a small transforming toy from Asia a few-ish episodes ago.

    I went back trying to find what they are and can't find where you talk about them.

    What are they called?

    If I remember right you say one of them turns into a T-rex.
    I think you say they are Hotwheel sized?!
     
  19. Vangelus

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    Yup, the line is called Diarobo.
     
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