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Re: Transformers: Teh Movie Discussion Thread
« Reply #25 on: October 17, 2006, 05:53:11 PM »
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« Reply #26 on: November 26, 2006, 08:36:33 PM »
First image from the movie itself, and not a production still:
http://www.seibertron.com/news/view.php?id=8935

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« Reply #27 on: November 26, 2006, 08:52:08 PM »
Scorponok, hmm? Interesting.
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« Reply #28 on: November 26, 2006, 11:04:11 PM »
^^^^^^^^ freaking inclredable :o 8)
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« Reply #29 on: November 27, 2006, 12:44:20 AM »
Man if Bay ruins this Im gonna go Scarlett Johansson on his ass!

As for Don Murphy...what is he going on about.  It looks like he had a stroke.
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Re: Transformers: Teh Movie Discussion Thread
« Reply #30 on: November 27, 2006, 01:32:12 AM »
Man if Bay ruins this Im gonna go Scarlett Johansson on his ass!

Does that mean you'll bore him to death with your monotone voice and bad acting?

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« Reply #31 on: November 27, 2006, 01:38:42 AM »
Man if Bay ruins this Im gonna go Scarlett Johansson on his ass!

Does that mean you'll bore him to death with your monotone voice and bad acting?

Hey Im a good act...oh your talking about Scarlett.  Well yeah that plus gouge his eyes out in a stupid stunt.
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Re: Transformers: Teh Movie Discussion Thread
« Reply #32 on: November 27, 2006, 07:17:46 AM »
So the original premise for Transformers is going to be ignored, i take it.
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« Reply #33 on: November 27, 2006, 07:20:50 AM »
They are borrowing elements from several Transformer universes, including G1 reboot comics
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« Reply #34 on: November 27, 2006, 07:40:00 AM »
Cool.  I hope they'll include the 4 million year sleep the Transformers had to go thru.
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« Reply #35 on: November 27, 2006, 01:46:19 PM »
Cool.  I hope they'll include the 4 million year sleep the Transformers had to go thru.

Most of the info I've heard, says no, they'll be doing something else. (ie: Having them come to Earth over a certain period of time.)
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Re: Transformers: Teh Movie Discussion Thread
« Reply #36 on: November 27, 2006, 02:22:13 PM »
The core Transformers myth has been told several times over now, this is just another variation. I'm not going to demand it sticks really closely to the old G1 cartoon. Just as long as it's got a decent story and isn't a mindless summer blockbuster.

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« Reply #37 on: December 02, 2006, 01:44:46 PM »
Hey, look! Concept art for Ratchet's robot mode

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« Reply #38 on: December 02, 2006, 02:15:06 PM »
It's getting uglier and uglier.You just can't get so much robot out of a vehicle, judging by the wheel size. Or it would have to be hollow.
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« Reply #39 on: December 02, 2006, 06:38:29 PM »
I think the level of detail and sophistication is extraordinary.
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« Reply #40 on: December 02, 2006, 09:30:48 PM »
If it were a giant robot movie, which it's turning out to be. But Giant Robots =/= Transformers.

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Re: Transformers: Teh Movie Discussion Thread
« Reply #41 on: December 04, 2006, 02:50:13 AM »
Now if they were to do a movie based on the old British Zoids comic, where a prison ship crash-lands on Zoidstar and the survivors get drawn into the inter-zoid fighting, that'd be cool.

http://www.bloodforthebaron.com/Blood/Zoids/Index.html

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Re: Transformers: Teh Movie Discussion Thread
« Reply #42 on: December 04, 2006, 03:14:34 PM »
Better image of Optimus Prime, action pose for Bumblebee, and pre-redesign Megatron.

http://www.jalopnik.com/photogallery/BayTransformers/659086
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« Reply #43 on: December 04, 2006, 06:13:01 PM »
The best pic of the lot was Optimus. You could see him head to toe without needing to do a close up. If that gallery allowed it, that is.
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Re: Transformers: Teh Movie Discussion Thread
« Reply #44 on: December 05, 2006, 01:50:07 AM »
I actually do like that version of Optimus prime.  Pretty Badass if I do say so myself.
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Re: Transformers: Teh Movie Discussion Thread
« Reply #45 on: December 05, 2006, 03:16:16 AM »
Prime looks pretty decent, but I still think Bumblebee looks retarded, and I can't get a clear view on Megs. Why can't they build their robots the Masterpiece / Binaltech way? Those sported actual interiors as well...
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Re: Transformers: Teh Movie Discussion Thread
« Reply #46 on: December 05, 2006, 05:50:35 AM »
Because Hasbro wanted something different. ILM designed them, and Hasbro liked them, and the produceres and director signed off on the concepts.

Megatron' head is being re-designed, and comments made during ComicCom suggests he'll get a Earth mode.
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« Reply #47 on: December 05, 2006, 06:34:09 AM »
^^^You know he's explained that quite a few times already.
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« Reply #48 on: December 05, 2006, 08:04:03 AM »
Toy prototypes

Barricade
Bumblebee
Brawl

They are most likely Mis-Transformed, because prototypes don't normally come with instructions, but you get a general idea what the robot modes of Brawl and Barricade will probably look like in the movie

Barricade looks fucking awesome! Brawl reminds me to much of Beast Machines Tankor, but it's good to see Brawl back as a tank, even if he doesn't combine into Bruticus  ;)
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« Reply #49 on: December 05, 2006, 08:17:49 AM »
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