There's No Driver!

Discussion in 'Transformers General Discussion' started by Spether, Jan 31, 2017.

  1. Spether

    Spether Well-Known Member

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    You know the scene: innocent humans going happily about their business ... until they realize the approaching car or construction vehicle has empty seats. This is followed by the excited announcement that, "No one is driving those things!" or some such variant.

    So now I'm curious: how many times did this play out in the G1 Sunbow cartoon?
     
  2. Mr JackatooTM

    Mr JackatooTM I'm a Colossal boi

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    Probably a lot
     
  3. Altered Prime

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    I only recall about a handful of times that something similar to that occurred once with the stunticons maybe one with Bumblebee the one you mentioned..... maybe one more that's about it
     
  4. WishfulThinking

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    Usually, it was a tip off to humans that these were Autobots or Decepticons.

    Kind of interesting that, in the live action movies, the hologram driver was only used in the first one.
     
  5. TFFan01

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    Dunno about Sunbow but it happened a lot in Marvel. Autobots later put puppets in their driving seats.
     
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    There's two that come to mind off the top of my head. The final scene with the Stunticons in The Key To Vector Sigma: Part 1 and in the opening scene with the Constructicons in Heavy Metal War.
     
  7. Altered Prime

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    Well sort of ,a hologram pilot was seen inside Starscream in revenge of the fallen
     
  8. Windsweeper II

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    Yeah, i get the impression it happened a lit more in Marvel.
     
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  9. WishfulThinking

    WishfulThinking "Don't touch it! It's Zvil!"

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    Ah, forgot about that one. But yeah, very inconsistently used.