It is currently Wed Jan 16, 2019 7:59 pm

All times are UTC + 12 hours [ DST ]




 Page 2 of 3 [ 40 posts ]  Go to page Previous  1, 2, 3  Next
Author Message
 Post subject: Re: The Base-Mode-Everything Contest
PostPosted: Mon Dec 19, 2016 4:35 pm 
TFNZ News Crew
User avatar

Joined: Mon Jan 12, 2009 7:04 pm
Posts: 3724
Location: Dunedin
The rage inside cheetor grew, he knew he could of lead the maximals to victory, primals plan to crash the escape pod into the nemises left them stranded, cheetor losing tigerhawk to the nemises and then rinox in the suicide run, unhinged cheetor, time went on, cheetor then hatched a plan if he kills starscream before the war starts on earth rampage would never existed changing everything about the beast wars, primal stood in his way a fight between primal and cheetor erupted battle lines where drawn, both sides lost, cheetor limped off and primal to wounded to fight on did all he could, now cheetor stands with his battle platform made from the parts of those who stood against him, cheetor softly speaks: old friend you where right we are all going to die.

Image
Image


Offline
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: The Base-Mode-Everything Contest
PostPosted: Thu Dec 22, 2016 11:02 am 
Pretender
User avatar

Joined: Fri Oct 31, 2014 8:16 am
Posts: 514
Location: Palmerston North
When the last Combiner has fallen, and only stray team members have managed to survive, they must draw upon the power of combination in new and untested ways. The last hope in defeating the threat that could destroy their entire race. Scramble city base-mode activate!!

Image


Offline
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: The Base-Mode-Everything Contest
PostPosted: Thu Dec 22, 2016 5:03 pm 
Pretender
User avatar

Joined: Wed Mar 21, 2012 7:05 pm
Posts: 580
Location: Auckland
I'll leave the decision up to NFK but if that there is Onslaught your entry may be invalid Thatotherguy.
Thought I'd mention it so you have time to prepare another if that's the case :)



_________________
Looking for various MP figures, swing me a pm if you have any for sale gentlemen.
Offline
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: The Base-Mode-Everything Contest
PostPosted: Thu Dec 22, 2016 6:11 pm 
Decepticon Warlord
User avatar

Joined: Mon Sep 11, 2006 7:52 pm
Posts: 3453
Location: North Shore, Browns Bay
All good as The CW version doesn't really have an official base mode as far as I'm aware. The original G1 and its other iterations would have been out.

- NKF



_________________
Crura Fish!
Offline
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: The Base-Mode-Everything Contest
PostPosted: Thu Dec 22, 2016 6:32 pm 
Pretender
User avatar

Joined: Wed Mar 21, 2012 7:05 pm
Posts: 580
Location: Auckland
NKF wrote:
All good as The CW version doesn't really have an official base mode as far as I'm aware. The original G1 and its other iterations would have been out.

- NKF


Excellent! On with the show!



_________________
Looking for various MP figures, swing me a pm if you have any for sale gentlemen.
Offline
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: The Base-Mode-Everything Contest
PostPosted: Fri Dec 23, 2016 2:00 pm 
Faction Leader
User avatar

Joined: Wed Jul 28, 2010 8:42 pm
Posts: 1445
Location: Wellington
I present, for your enjoyment, THE WOLFBAT CANNON!

Image



_________________
WANTED: ROTF Lockdown, Classics Grimlock Missile, ROTF Stratosphere.

View my Trade Me listings: http://www.trademe.co.nz/Members/Listings.aspx?member=2437745

Collection count is in! The grand total is 466 transformers!-20/06/2014
Offline
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: The Base-Mode-Everything Contest
PostPosted: Fri Dec 23, 2016 9:41 pm 
Headmaster City
User avatar

Joined: Mon Jan 31, 2005 10:51 am
Posts: 2432
Location: Auckland New Zealand
Forgive the lateness, but finding the time to do this over the week has been difficult.
I really wanted to do a beast wars entry but following the two strong ones we have had already, I decided to give another personally much loved line a go. Enter Transformers Animated. Magna-command outpost.

Image

Inspired a little also by Rogue One, I included optimus as an AT-ST. Tried very hard to plug guns into him but Animated bots were put together SOLID. No holes or hollow cavities to utilise. So his lights are Pulse lasers.

What you don't see is Optimus' water pistol is on the back of the base as a rear mounted cannon.

This was fun.



_________________
Spike's want list
viewtopic.php?f=1&t=12376
Offline
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: The Base-Mode-Everything Contest
PostPosted: Fri Dec 23, 2016 11:01 pm 
Gestalt
User avatar

Joined: Sat Oct 16, 2004 9:20 pm
Posts: 813
Location: West Auckland
Beast Wars Optimus Primal and ROTF Firetrap combine to form.... The Big-Bot Bungalow!

Image

Image

I became so focused on turning everything into platforms for the titan masters to stand and sit on that I got a pleasant surprise when I popped open the left forearm and a perfectly sized gun emplacement flipped out.

Spike wrote:
This was fun.

Can't agree more. It's very engaging to muck around with old bots, contort them into new forms and adorn them with smaller characters. Even the most crackpot ideas and combinations can be a lot of fun. I tried combining Primal with Beast Wars Megatron, and whilst it didn't work the attempt to do so was plenty amusing.

Really enjoying these ingenious entries!


Offline
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: The Base-Mode-Everything Contest
PostPosted: Sat Dec 24, 2016 5:38 am 
TFNZ News Crew
User avatar

Joined: Mon Jan 12, 2009 7:04 pm
Posts: 3724
Location: Dunedin
This has been alot of fun lol cant wait for the next challenge, there really is alot of creativity coming out.

Monkey be carefull with wire wolfs cockpit ive heard from more then.a few the see though plastic on it breaks super easily


Offline
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: The Base-Mode-Everything Contest
PostPosted: Sun Dec 25, 2016 12:03 am 
Decepticon Warlord
User avatar

Joined: Mon Sep 11, 2006 7:52 pm
Posts: 3453
Location: North Shore, Browns Bay
Due to the holidays I might as well announce the final round now to give an extra day head start. Round 3: "No, that's not going to work"

For a change of pace, the final round will not be judged on how cool or convincing or base looks. Instead it will be on how amusing the results are. ;)

The scenario for this sets a science team in a situation where they need to protect some important work equipment from the changing weather. The device is in a critical phase of its operation and cannot be moved when the first spots of rain arrive. The larger bots in the party need to quickly transform themselves into an improvised shelter to prevent any rain damage and to allow the others to keep working until the weather clears up. In their haste the first attempt at the shelter is so unfit for purpose that it induces a few forehead slaps from the others. They succeed eventually.

Your task is to capture the two moments. The failure, and the success.

Use either one or two bots to form the shelter. Use something small to represent the device. Remember that it cannot be moved so you will need to work around it.

- NKF



_________________
Crura Fish!
Offline
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: The Base-Mode-Everything Contest
PostPosted: Sun Dec 25, 2016 12:11 pm 
Headmaster City
User avatar

Joined: Mon Jan 31, 2005 10:51 am
Posts: 2432
Location: Auckland New Zealand
How are we looking so far to the judges?



_________________
Spike's want list
viewtopic.php?f=1&t=12376
Offline
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: The Base-Mode-Everything Contest
PostPosted: Sun Dec 25, 2016 11:46 pm 
Faction Leader
User avatar

Joined: Wed Jul 28, 2010 8:42 pm
Posts: 1445
Location: Wellington
Is that no more than 2 bots for the base?



_________________
WANTED: ROTF Lockdown, Classics Grimlock Missile, ROTF Stratosphere.

View my Trade Me listings: http://www.trademe.co.nz/Members/Listings.aspx?member=2437745

Collection count is in! The grand total is 466 transformers!-20/06/2014
Offline
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: The Base-Mode-Everything Contest
PostPosted: Mon Dec 26, 2016 10:20 am 
Decepticon Warlord
User avatar

Joined: Mon Sep 11, 2006 7:52 pm
Posts: 3453
Location: North Shore, Browns Bay
Spike wrote:
How are we looking so far to the judges?


We have the results for the first round. I'll throw them out with the results for the second round.

Monkey222 wrote:
Is that no more than 2 bots for the base?


Up to two bots, so you can use either one or two. Just to leave a little freedom in your set up for the failure photo or to patch things up for the final photo.

- NKF



_________________
Crura Fish!
Offline
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: The Base-Mode-Everything Contest
PostPosted: Mon Dec 26, 2016 11:43 am 
Faction Leader
User avatar

Joined: Wed Jul 28, 2010 8:42 pm
Posts: 1445
Location: Wellington
Round three!

G1 ANNOUNCER VOICE:
MEANWHILE ON CYBERTRON, AN UNUSUAL OBJECT HAS LANDED NEAR IACON. THE AUTOBOTS HAVE SENT OUT THEIR TOP NOTCH SCIENCE TEAM TO INVESTIGATE.
Image
-------
Skyfire: "What is it?"
Scattershot: "It keeps beeping"
Starscream: "Is it trying to communicate?"
Strafe: "I think it's calling itself a 'droid'?"
Nosecone: "What on Cybertron is a droid?"

Image
-------
Lightspeed: "It's beginning to rain acid!"
Afterburner: "Will it survive?"
Starscream: "What do we do?"
Skyfire: "Quick, I have an idea!"

Image
(First base mode)
-------

Nosecone: "That was a failure! It didn't protect the droid at all!"
Starscream: "It was humiliating."
Scattershot: "Skyfire, Starscream, look at this"
Starscream/Skyfire: "What is it"
Scattershot: "Plans for a new transformation. It'l turn you two into a base to protect the droid"
Starscream/Skyfire: "Ok!"

Image
(Second base mode)
-------

Lightspeed: "It's better than the last one..."
Afterburner: "Yeah, the droid's protected now"
Strafe: "D2?"
R2D2: "*beep*"
Strafe: "R2D2 is your name? And you can't move?"



_________________
WANTED: ROTF Lockdown, Classics Grimlock Missile, ROTF Stratosphere.

View my Trade Me listings: http://www.trademe.co.nz/Members/Listings.aspx?member=2437745

Collection count is in! The grand total is 466 transformers!-20/06/2014
Offline
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: The Base-Mode-Everything Contest
PostPosted: Mon Dec 26, 2016 3:27 pm 
TFNZ News Crew
User avatar

Joined: Mon Jan 12, 2009 7:04 pm
Posts: 3724
Location: Dunedin
Optimusprimal: theirs a huge storm everyone back to base
Rinox: some kind of bot just shot out of it
Optimusprimal: everyone quick we need to secure it

Image

Cheetor: by the all spark he looks just like me
Rinox: thats impossible, unless its some kinda time storm
Optimusprimal: its getting worse cover him now

Image

Rinox: its not working theirs to much wind we need to get down lower, we need to connect
Dinobot: over my sparkless body
Optimusprimal: we don't have time for this Dinobot do it now where running out of time
Dinobot: gahhh your worse then Waspantor sometimes

Image

Optimusprimal: just hold on i know our forms are not designed for this
Rattrap: where all going to die
Cheetor: Rattrap nows not the time
Airrazor: its subsiding its almost over
Tigertron: I don't believe it, it cant be, little cub is that you?

Image

TM2Cheetor: Hey big cat I did it, I did it, I actually did it, your alive, all of you are alive
cheetor: what the slag is going on
Rinox: cheetor mind you manners
TM2Cheetor: i had lost so much, i had lost all of you, but this time, this time it will be different this time it will be different, this time we will defeat Megatron.
Optimusprimal: who's megatron?
TM2Cheetor: the leader of the Predacons?
Optimusprimal: No that's Waspanator...


Offline
 Profile  
 
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
 Page 2 of 3 [ 40 posts ]  Go to page Previous  1, 2, 3  Next

All times are UTC + 12 hours [ DST ]


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to: