GigaPower Grimlock

Discussion in 'Transformers 3rd Party Discussion' started by oku, Feb 27, 2017.

  1. oku

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  2. Megatronus27

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    So this design has been bought by Giga?
     
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    grimlock working out his tiny dino arms
     
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  4. oku

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    GP hired him to design Grimlock.
     
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    Nice teaser. Definitely a toon centric approach with body proportions vs toy proportions, as well as the gold "collar"
     
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    Neat... [year yet to be determined] will have something to look forward to.
     
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    It looks like he's sleepwalking.
     
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  8. Blaque_Ravage

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    Interesting another Grimlock tease....I remember GigaPower teased us during new years with a happy new years cgi prototype bust of him as well. Looking forward to more info seems like GigaPower is trying to push the dinos sooner than later!
     
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    Cool! Looks promising so far. If it turns out as good as their Slag or better, it's bought. If not, OS KO MP8 is doing quite well as my MP Grimlock already.
     
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    This one looks very cartoon oriented
     
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    Looks really nice. I love the curvature of the dino mode.
     
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    Hating the knee joint in Dino mode !!!
    And I get it !! They're doing that chicken-bird-movie starscream leg thing !!!
    It's like they want him to have dog legs or cat legs or something to that degree !!! Just looks wrong to me.

    Good news for me is looks like I'll definately be able to straighten out the legs !!!
    Can't wait to see more !!! Need these Dinos !!!
     
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    Looks really good and definitely looking forward to completing the powerful Dinobots.
     
  14. DinoSnarl

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    Hmm...I've got to say I'm not really feeling it at the moment. I think I actually prefer FTs Grinder.
    But I cant wait to see a properly posed pic with t-rex arms bent, legs straightened and some colour.
     
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    3rd Party dinobots make me hungry...
    (potato Scoria, banana this)
     
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    Giga's change of direction is becoming more and more obvious. After Guttur and Grassor they seem to replicate what others have been doing from the start by focussing more on the toon appearance of the Dinobots. Reximus Prime may be the way to go for Giga purists. I like the T-Rex head on this one. (Hopefully this is what the replacement head for FT Grinder will look like!) The body...? Not much to to say about that at the moment, but it is indeed shaped like a banana! :D 
     
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    This is just the first draft. It will be stylized.
     
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    FT replacement head? Huh???
     
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    "Me Grimlock hungry. Me Grimlock get up go to fridge, eat Cesium ballony."
     
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    Well at least they got the head right, everything else is pretty MEH, just like every other thing Giga does!
     
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