Minor/Repaint: AoE G1 Drift - Proof of Concept

Discussion in 'Radicons Customs' started by Cheetimus Prime, Jun 30, 2014.

  1. Cheetimus Prime

    Cheetimus Prime Lost Spark

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    Slammed together really quickly. Since I did a regular Drift from this mold some time back I felt I had to remake it using the idea the movie stole from me anyway ;) 
     

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  2. kaijuguy19

    kaijuguy19 Keyblade Wielder

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    That just looks epic! :thumb  I'm surprised Hasbro didn't do a store exclusive of AOe Drift using this mold since he is a triple changer in the movie.
     
  3. Megatron118

    Megatron118 Excelsior! Moderator

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    Looks good! Although I will admit, your regular Drift was much better. Not trying to be mean, just my preference :) 
     
  4. neevnav

    neevnav The Flying Dutchman

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    That's brilliant!
     
  5. eltonlin98

    eltonlin98 F.T.C

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    This figure in general looks very awesome! But whether it was intended or not, that wheel has a cool effect I can't fathom, but I like it to no end. Very well done custom!
     
  6. amethysted

    amethysted Well-Known Member

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    That... is.... AWESOME! Great idea...

    Hasbro? Are you reading? This is what we will pay you money for...

    Like they realy care... lol

    Nice one Cheets...
     
  7. Rodimus Prime1

    Rodimus Prime1 Ride in Style

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    Looks great, does it still change?
     
  8. Jerrymiru

    Jerrymiru TF Ninja

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    Funny, read a thread about how they should have just used this mold. :D 
     
  9. Boy Blunder

    Boy Blunder Terrorcon King

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    I knew it, I knew you would end up doing something like this, man! :lol 

     
  10. Cheetimus Prime

    Cheetimus Prime Lost Spark

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    HAHAHAHA! That's awesome!

    And yeah, it still changes.
     
  11. SPLIT LIP

    SPLIT LIP Be strong enough to be gentle

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  12. Bumblebee bug 1

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    Nice. Perfect base figure for it, too.
     
  13. WhiteMocha

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    Great custom!

    For the Voyager figure, they should have. The car mode even has a vaguely Bugatti-esque look, with the low, flat shape and the narrow intake/grille in the nose. Plus the robot mode has those back panels that resemble the blades, AND the mold already comes wielding a sword. Such a missed opportunity. It's not perfect of course, but it's not like the Skyhammer mold really looks anything MORE like Drift.
     
  14. TruStarscreamer

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    now I'm just wondering why re-release the Sky Hammer mold when Hasbro could have just done this?
     
  15. Autovolt 127

    Autovolt 127 Get In The Titan, Prime!

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    When I saw AOE, all i could think of with Drift was Cheet's Drift custom.

    Seriously there is no excuse for not doing a Classics AOE Drift from Springer now, as a exclusive repaint or mainline release or whatever!
     
  16. f-primusunicron

    f-primusunicron i just wanna be loved

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    to be hones, it looks just PERFECT
    though a little remolding to make it KINDA look like a bugatti would have been mind blowing XD
    nah just kidding, still PERFECT as it is
     
  17. Purple Heart

    Purple Heart Some other time..

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    With Drift:Empire of Stone coming I could see this mold in Drfit's IDW colors being released..
     
  18. Furnace

    Furnace Antroid at a picnic

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    Oh yeah! That is awesome!
     
  19. maximus_primal

    maximus_primal Autobot

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    More pictures please!!! :drool: 
     
  20. Constructor

    Constructor Behold my true form!

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    Indeed!