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Unicron 2013 by Unicron9 Unicron 2013 by Unicron9
Destiny... You can not destroy... My... DESTINYYYYY!!!!

He wasn't lying when he said that stuff.
Unicron is back with a new Toy from Takara and his appearance in TF Prime so I had to get my hands on one of these.
I asked the Radicons of TFW2005.com to vote for his alt mode out of a few options I came up with, and this one won the vote.

Think of him as a more G1 colored TF Prime Unicron, or as a Unicron who gathered enough ship/bot/asteroid debris to come back with a new form no larger than a Prime of Cybertron but with the power of the CHAOS BRINGER, or just think of it as a painted plastic toy. Either way, here's what I came up with for him.

No more combining mode. Most of the parts just for that have been removed and parts that opened or came off to combine have been glued together. I even cut off 2 of his back toes so the feet can fold in without having to remove the leg sides. I hoped to simplify him and make a more cohesive alt and bot mode without the dumb stuff.
Last pic shows how the legs peg together in 2 places to form a pretty solid head with the other parts crowded around them.
I added a forehead part to the head mode so the robot head wouldn't look quite so out of place there, and made the head horns turn into the wings for bot mode rather than being pointless separate parts.

Now he is just a Unicron transformer that turns into some weird nightmare space rock head thing, but that's something right!?
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wjones215 Featured By Owner Oct 15, 2013
TFPrime Unicron looks amazing. I really wanted him to transform into his planet form instead of being earth's core. Plus, no Primus at all. Major bummer.
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RagnorkJ3 Featured By Owner Jun 10, 2013
LUV IT
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Unicron9 Featured By Owner Jun 10, 2013  Professional Artisan Crafter
haha thanks.
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atheurer1 Featured By Owner Mar 24, 2013  Hobbyist Artist
Amazing work. :)
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Unicron9 Featured By Owner Mar 24, 2013  Professional Artisan Crafter
Thanks!
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lovefistfury Featured By Owner Mar 6, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
really dig the head mode dude, reminds me of when he was a floating head in season three
great improvement on the figure thats for sure
managed to bring myself to order one from kapow toys and once it comes in
may do this, looks a lot better this way
have to ask though, did you switch the knee joints? most have a knee joint problem
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Unicron9 Featured By Owner Mar 6, 2013  Professional Artisan Crafter
Nope I didn't do anything to the knees, but didn't have a problem with them either.
Thanks! I'm glad somebody likes it.
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lovefistfury Featured By Owner Mar 6, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
hmm must just be a running error
still it looks fantastic
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TheLostPuppet Featured By Owner Mar 6, 2013  Hobbyist Artist
well in G1. the last you see of unicron is his head floating in space.
maybeeeeeee.
some crazy time warp shit sent him like back into the past before eart and become the sead with his head since yeah.
and like, .....yeah nvm. ive been drinking lol.
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Unicron9 Featured By Owner Mar 6, 2013  Professional Artisan Crafter
No I figure since he was a head at the end of G1 and was rocks and dirt in TFP, this should work. I'm wondering if the wings that make the bot mode more like Unicron are too stupid in alt mode and need to go...
This guy didn't get many comments anywhere I posted him and even a few not-good ones, so I wish I knew what sucked about him.
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