Civil Warrior General Grant

Discussion in 'Transformers 3rd Party Discussion' started by foxracing, Feb 27, 2019.

  1. j.a.f.o.

    j.a.f.o. Just Looking, Not Buying

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    Not sure what purpose windshields (and "driver/pilot" cabins/cockpits in general) serve in pre-Earth Transformer designs to begin with.
     
  2. mikequillm

    mikequillm Wrecker

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    That's just so if they ever do meet a human the human has somewhere to sit;) 

     
  3. smkspy

    smkspy Remember true fans

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    Micromasters, maybe?

    I dunno, just comparing the art to the product is all. The art looks better with the larger windshield IMHO.
     
  4. Hadlen_Weltall

    Hadlen_Weltall Whiskey Powered Gunpla and Cow Master

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    Dreamwave 'tried' to explain it. their Micromasters Mini-Series at least attempted to say "it's evolution, some cosmic connection to other lifeforms."
     
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  5. j.a.f.o.

    j.a.f.o. Just Looking, Not Buying

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    I can buy into that.

     
  6. SammySaturn

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    Wooooo, I like this armor.
     
  7. theestampede

    theestampede Wandering Artist

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    Looks cool.

    Am I the only one who thinks it’s strange that we get so many versions of this design, but we still haven’t gotten a single version of the stormbringer design other than Iron Factory?
     
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  8. Smitty.1981

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    They could call him Stonewall.
     
  9. Mad Prime

    Mad Prime Madness! This is Iacon!

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    What I don't get is that the arms always end up in an angle in alt mode and not like in the comics straight
     
  10. VelsR

    VelsR Ancient of War

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    tbh I wonder if they just took SparkToy's version and heavily retooled it.
     
  11. bman29

    bman29 Dancitron

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    I kind of like it. But at first glance I thought he was Spark Toy ST-01 Alpha Pack figure.

    I thought so too, but I looked up pics of Spark Toy's and they're different in details.
     
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  12. Junkmech

    Junkmech Mouthplate Enthusiast

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    Fun bit of trivia: Looking at pictures of this dude's grey prototype last year is what got me into TFs as an adult! :D 
    A must buy for me.
     
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  13. daimchoc

    daimchoc TFW2005 Supporter

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  14. Hicks_Royel

    Hicks_Royel Nifty

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    I write it off as a means of protecting secondary optics arrays and various other tracking systems.
     
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  15. Digger

    Digger Sharing peace, love and MP Cliff ≠ retool

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    I think Animated is the only series to actually explain it.
     
  16. Kaleb Hart

    Kaleb Hart The TRUE commander

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    Neat, the head sculpt reminds me of Optimus Primal a bit and the trailer looks like IDW2005 Thunderclash\'s trailer.
     
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  17. j.a.f.o.

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    Interesting. It's been forever since I watched that series. How did they explain it?
     
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  18. Truong3016

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    750 yuan is somewhere around gigapower grimlock , cool
     
  19. Digger

    Digger Sharing peace, love and MP Cliff ≠ retool

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    They used to be slaves or mech suits. Basically they were piloted by smaller creatures. And they claimed rights so long ago they just accepted that they had holes inside them.
     
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  20. Junkmech

    Junkmech Mouthplate Enthusiast

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    Sort of like how we humans just accept we have holes on the sides of our heads....
     
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