First look at Kingdom Rodimus

Discussion in 'Transformers News and Rumors' started by Daimao, Mar 3, 2021.

  1. Fafnir72

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    Nope. But initially, the panel on his left foot/shin wouldn't lock in place. I was tempted to use the floor polish fix but the panel has remained connected.

    Also, minute nitpick on Rodimus, the peg on his default rifle is too short yet he has those awesome finger articulation.
     
  2. Dragonclaw

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    And when if he fails to face Mad Dog Galvatron everybody everywhere will say, "Clint Eastwood is the biggest yellow-belly in the West
     
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    Finally got some silver paint to fix the red blemish on rodimus.
     
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    Many thanks to you and the others who have suggested this grey repaint of the face. I’ve done mine as well. It’s a vast improvement over the stock silver.
     
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    He goes from "Let get Sh!t Done! " to " It's Finished"
     
  6. WolverineDragon

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    Looks good as new 4D9676BD-3181-4D41-A522-563B2D40964D.jpeg
     
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    Looking forward to seeing what toyhax does for this guy
     
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    How hard is it to paint the face?
     
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    Very easy. 5240AF7E-8BB2-47DE-84B5-44970F5DFAA9.jpeg
    Just do it.
     
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    What gray paint did you guys use? Any specific brand or can a regular old acrylic paint from Walmart work for it?
     
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    Tamiya Light Gray acrylic for me. Two nice thin coats.
     
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    Can the head be taken apart to isolate the face or do you just have to be super careful? My hands aren't too steady....
     
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    There is a screw in the back of his head. Super easy. I took his head apart just to see if I could. I'm thinking About doing an old man Rodimus from the end of Regen1 with yellow eyes
     
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    Has anyone checked to see if the potp hot rod head would fit on kingdom rodimus?
     
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  16. 2fabdad

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    Pretty sure Hotrods head is glued. Any amateur attempt could possibly damage him. Not sure what the appeal of baby face Rodimus would be. Now an older Post G1 cartoon Hotrod might be cool. The colors don't match
     
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    Yes sir. You'd have to sand down the neck balljoint tho' on Kingdom Rodders. The neck itself fits but the ball is a bit too big.

    That head isn't really babyfaced, especially when compared to 86 Hot Rod.

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    To me, he looks suitably mature but not ancient. And it's not glued, the head is connected together by screw only.
     
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    I just got Rodimus from the mail, not sure if these paint drops are normal but sure feels like a premium figure and sturdier than ER Prime.
     

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    Nah. You got a bit of a bum copy.
     
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