Magic Square Legends Megatron

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  1. FredVIII

    FredVIII human germ!

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    Figured this guy deserved his own thread.

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  2. lilcarus

    lilcarus Well-Known Member

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    i wish ms would do premium finishes. this megatron would be amazing with some paint apps.
     
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  3. Crom

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    Looks great but the barrel is droopy in the second pic.
     
  4. FredVIII

    FredVIII human germ!

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    Agreed. But . . . my airbrush can't polish a turd (sculpt). It can, however, polish a jewel. :lol 

    And this sculpt is most definitely a jewel. :rock 
     
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  5. deathsheadII

    deathsheadII Not a Bounty Hunter yes?

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    it's a prototype so will probably be all tightened up for the final product
     
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  6. Haydenite

    Haydenite Ratchet Joints

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    I love it !!
    Here's hoping for an MP scaled version as well !!
    Either way, it's another Meg's to add to the family !!
     
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    Yey pizza slicer!
     
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  8. Meekutron

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  10. Switchblade

    Switchblade Just a raggedy man

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    I’ve generally been ignoring all of Magic Square’s Decepticons that I already have via DX9, but I may have to make an exception with this one.
     
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  11. Tekkaman Blade

    Tekkaman Blade Professor of Animation

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    Both new age and Magic squares megs look great.
     
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  12. lilcarus

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    i really like how they handle all his joints. i just wish they could have either slimmed up his chest more or just given him a little bit more sculpting there.
     
  13. jackisking

    jackisking Yeah, the MP line is soooo dead

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    They already have, it's called MP36;) 
     
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  14. Haydenite

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    Yeah, but nothing like this !! While MP36 is "cartoon accurate" it still looks like a mess from a lot of angles and to be honest, doesn't photograph well because it looks skinny !!

    This however, is simply what I would hope a perfect or 'close to' perfect Megatron would look like.
    All the proportions and shape. But mostly, there isn't all those ugly lines on every single panel like on MP36.

    Also, I knew you were being sarcastic :D 
     
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  15. FredVIII

    FredVIII human germ!

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    Imma just leave this here . . . :lol 

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  16. jackisking

    jackisking Yeah, the MP line is soooo dead

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    It's literally a scaled down legends mp 36 down to the ass flaps and arms. the only real difference is using the chamber for his chest at this scale
     
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  17. Skrunklemin

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    Yes and no. Like Magnus, this uses an existing MP design as a base, but improves the proportions. Magnus isn't crazy bulbous like the MP and this Megatron's proportions are bulkier and more balanced than the "grandpa with pants hiked up" character sheet proportions that MP-36 sticks to.
     
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  19. RKillian

    RKillian http://www.rktoyandhobby.com

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    This could be my first MS purchase if they get around to releasing it.
     
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  20. Mick h

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    Love both newage and this. Will get doubles of both. My issue with newage are the visible ball pegs at the skirts. Both that both look class
     
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