What are the best Brainstorm/Highbrow alternatives?

Discussion in 'Transformers 3rd Party Discussion' started by Aaronstampler, Mar 5, 2020.

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What should I do about Brainstorm and Highbrow?

  1. The Titans Return stuff

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  2. The FansProject stuff

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  3. Wait like a dummy for Make Toys

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  4. Wait like an even bigger dummy for Fans Toys

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  1. Aaronstampler

    Aaronstampler Well-Known Member

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    I guess the best option would be the oversized KOs of the Titans Return figures.



     
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  3. edgecrusher

    edgecrusher "She wanted nothin', and I delivered." TFW2005 Supporter

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    Smart Robin is really nice for what it is. I still have both versions of it and find it hard to let go.

    It doesn't scale with MP though.
     
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    Clyde the Jackal I'm not toon accurate

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    Dude I feel ya. I want the rest of the Targetmasters and Headmasters sooooo bad.

    Personally, I'm waiting for Maketoys or Fanstoys.

    Another alternative would be the KO upscaled Titans Return stuff. Though I think those are just slightly over Voyager scale.
     
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    Toyworld's Brainwave is my place holder. Same for my SkullCrusher. Highbrow I have no answer.
    Hoping MakeToys, XTB or FansToys will tackle them soon. FansToys just has too big of a backlog, but at least they are active.


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  6. mikeszekely

    mikeszekely Not Pessimus Prime

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    If you're after something to go with MT's Chromedome and Hardhead you're really stuck waiting.

    I never picked up FP's Highbrow, but their Brainstorm is excellent. Really clever engineering. The TR Brainstorm will do if you have other TR figures and don't like how the older Voyager-class Brainstorm scales with them, but it sufferers a bit from being a remold of Blurr.
     
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    Wait for the MakeToys or inevitable FansToys. Nothing else out there is worth it if you collect only Masterpiece. If you like Classics stuff as well, there are some options that are okay.
     
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    Windsweeper II Banned

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    Wait for Fanstoys. They'll get to the Autobot Headmasters sooner or later.
    Meanwhile your best fit are the WJ os ko Headmasters.
    Their Highbrow and Brainstorm are pretty nice.
     
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    BIOMEC Terrorcon, aka "Ratchetman"

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    They are quite small, so that is a good reason to keep them since they don't take too much space.