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FansProject release of the other 3 G1 Bruticus components? (Onslaught,Vortex, Brawl)

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Old 01-27-2013, 03:04 AM   #1
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FansProject release of the other 3 G1 Bruticus components? (Onslaught,Vortex, Brawl)

It would seem that these would be in very high demand since there's already a massive built-in customer base with so many collectors owning Munitioner and Explorer.

It should be easy for them to create their improved versions of these 3 characters rather than rely on Hasbro's Energon versions that differ greatly in aesthetic compared to their G1 counterparts.

I bet it's just a matter of time, since they have so many other projects in motion, though have the only foothold with Bruticus. It's as if they already have a monopoly on that character since Munitioner and Explorer were the first 3rd party combiner figures.
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Old 01-27-2013, 03:05 AM   #2
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I'd like a new Brawl but I think I'm happy enough with the official Onslaught and Vortex. It would be cool if they did it, but I'd rather spend my money on characters I don't have at all rather than replacing characters I'm already fairly satisfied with for better ones.
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Old 01-27-2013, 03:07 AM   #3
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got all excited for nothing.
You and me both. To be fair, it doesn't take too much to excite me when I'm sitting at home at 1am on a Saturday night.


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ive been saying this for years. people used to get upset just for bringing it up. id buy it. munitioner and explorer are awsome. the other hasbro bots are NOT.


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Old 01-27-2013, 03:18 AM   #6
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the other hasbro bots are NOT.
Says you. They're great figures in their own right. Just maybe not as the Combaticons (although, apart from the head, the Barricade mold looks a lot like Onslaught).
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I'd rather have FP or MT completely restart Bruticus to scale better with the Stunticons in robot mode.
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Old 01-27-2013, 03:24 AM   #8
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It would be great if FP made the other three. I would preorder all three.

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Old 01-27-2013, 03:32 AM   #9
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^As would I, but it isn't a priority for me, especially with Menasor, Predakings, Sixshot, Superion (already partway out), Headmasters, etc, etc, etc, coming down the pike. I am more than happy with my Bruticus with FP upgrades as is right now. Wouldn't mind if TFClub gave us a new somewhat larger version of him to go along with Superion and Devs, but I don't have the wallet space for much of anything right now.


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Old 01-27-2013, 03:40 AM   #10
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I hear that.

I'm not a fan of the TFClub stuff, though. Even with Superion, the individual bots are a bit blocky for my tastes. (I really like how Herc's arms transform without extra parts, but I went with Giant because I like the individual bots more.) So TFClub can Tackle Bruticus if they want, but I still want FP to do the other members.

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