|12-11-2012, 01:27 PM||#1|
Sons of Unicron PTT
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Warks, UK
Collection Count: Too many
News Credits: 5
In stores tomorrow, I read it today.
Just what I expect from James Roberts.
I won't give too much away as it isn't fair on others, but once people have read it, come back and chat.
All I will say is Rack.
|12-11-2012, 01:35 PM||#2|
Join Date: May 2011
Location: The Peaceful Tyranny
News Credits: 12
I never cared for the Spotlights nor did I find them fun or interesting..
But this one I'm really hyped about! Come on wednesday!
|12-11-2012, 06:57 PM||#3|
Herald of Unicron
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: Malware Brigade Headquarters!
Collection Count: 200+
News Credits: 2
Glad the Spotlights are back..Can't wait till Wednesday.
|12-12-2012, 10:16 AM||#4|
King of Muay Thai
Join Date: Dec 2003
News Credits: 37
Didn't fix anything. Gave us an origin story of sorts to Rack n Ruin and Bludgeon.
I expected a larger tie in to Spotlight Blurr. Seems like there should be a part two that does tie in to Spotlight Blurr and that this was part one. Does anyone know if these new Spotlights tell a connecting story or if they are standalone like previous ones usually were?
And we should all wear face-plates from now on. They serve a purpose.
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|12-12-2012, 11:41 AM||#5|
Sins Of The Wreckers
Join Date: Aug 2010
Collection Count: Clearly not enough to swing punches at the big boys.
News Credits: 4
That was ace. Roberts writes Pax as a proper legend in waiting, his proto-Prime shenanigans are bloody awesome fun.
|12-12-2012, 11:46 AM||#6|
Former TF fan
Join Date: Aug 2002
News Credits: 26
I love Optimus but find this Spotlight unnecessary.
Nick TMNT > than all current TF Fiction
|12-12-2012, 01:24 PM||#7|
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: West Friendship, MD
Collection Count: 800, more or less
Zeta got a real makeover since the last time I saw him. He and Unicron must have the same haberdasher.
Silly Pax antics mixed with a little gravitas. Felt like fluff to me, but amusing fluff.
|12-12-2012, 01:28 PM||#8|
Not as bad as you think.
Join Date: Jul 2009
News Credits: 12
With the wand!
...so who's the third brother of Rack and Ruin?
|12-12-2012, 02:21 PM||#9|
Is a vegiesaurus, Lex.
Join Date: Apr 2009
Collection Count: Enough that they have their own room. Not too many that I can still fit a bed in it.
News Credits: 2
This was brilliant. Fun and frolics with Pax
I love how rough and ready Roberts Pax is, truly a hero and inspirational leader in the making and not someone who's being followed purely because he bears the Matrix. Great to see Alpha Trion and Nightbeat, although it seemed a strange mission for a supersleuth, I'm surprised Roller didn't go with them instead. As ever with JR there was some lovely world building and background expansion going on.
Only thing I'm slightly disappointed with was that we were promised startling revelations that would have major repurcusions for the ongoings that weren't really forthcoming, unless Ratchets spell as a prisoner is going to have an effect soon.
Who is Megatrons new favourite who has a thing about combiners? I immediately thought of Shockwave, but was Bludgeon into that as well? Is that where Ambulon came from?
|12-12-2012, 03:38 PM||#10|
Join Date: Dec 2007
Collection Count: About 300 or so :D
News Credits: 6
^ they meant Shockwave for sure.
Torque is a happy guy. Sure, he's a member of the K-Class and only has moments to live, but at least he can try and take out Ultra Magnus in the process!
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