Mech Ideas Demolition Crue - Gauntlet and Piston

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  1. Peaugh

    Peaugh Hi.

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    Just posted to the Mech Ideas facebook page - Demolition Crue 03 - GAUNTLET! Looks like they took over the project from Mach 5.

    https://www.facebook.com/pages/MECH-iDEAS/216265591810782

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    Hooray! I was super sad when this got cancelled, glad it looks like it's finally making it out!
     

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  2. Lbsammills51

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    Oh cool, glad this is seeing new life then.
     
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    Fantastic!
     
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    Hell yeah! Best news I've heard since January (I know, I know, it's just February, but still :) )
     
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    Aw, hell YEAH!!!!
     
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    Hells yes. Can't remember exactly how the old Mach-5 proto looked, have there been any tweaks or changes?
     
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    For that matter, did some quick glancing at my Twin Twist to figure out how tall Gauntlet will be... looks to be 1-2 heads taller than MakeToys Swerve.

    Which feels just right.
     
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    Great news! I hope the prize will be more adjusted int the hands of MechIdeas :) 
     
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    Yessssssssssssssssssssssss
     
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    Awww yeah! More Wreckers is always awesome! And they said it'll be at a lower price than Mach 5 had, which is even better!
     
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    Fantastic news!
     
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    So Mech idea becomes the go-to brand for Wreckers? Yay!
     
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    I hope we get Piston too.

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    I went from 'YES!' to 'no...' in the span of half a second.

    While I'm glad the Demolition Crue is back... I lost interest in this mold when Mach 5 had him so stubby and short... Just... sorry, but not my cup of tea.

    I am glad that those who wanted this fellow have another chance at getting him though.
     
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    What was Mach-5's original Pre-order price?
     
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    Dang, I'm glad this is finding it's way out but I wish it could get a size increase. Based on panels with them together in the Aequetas chamber, I got the impression the top of Ironfist's head came up to about Topspins's chin. I can see why they gave Geminus such a wide stance in that shot, standing straight he'd make Gauntlet look tiny. I might still pick it up regardless, but the small size is more noticeable than ever in these shots.