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    Master of Eternian Lore Chroniklor's Avatar
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    Well, I for one, just love him. Perfect.
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    Check Dans vid, looks like four independent moving legs

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    battling for best of the line with maa, merman, fisto and ram man imo.

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    You can see the right side of the figure as Dan pans up in the video, and there are two distinct ball joints at the top of the thighs, and the thigh tops are not even with each other as one would expect if they were connected. Those are definitely four separate legs.
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    " September figure Mantenna® is one of the last remaining original 1985 Horde members, and this 100% new sculpt features all four fully articulated legs. He comes with his Horde crossbow and snap-on eyes to recreate the vintage figure’s “eye popping” action feature."

    That's directly from Matty's website. I still can't believe he's a regular monthly figure. That's just awesome. Ram Man definitely has some competition this year!

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    Scott mentioned in the walkthrough with Pixel Dan that you'd probably have to remove the mouthpiece on the finished figure in order to swap out the eyestalks/eyeballs. What would you say to having a pair of Filmation lips sculpted and put into a future weapons pack for more display options?

    I mean, it's weird. A pair of lips in a weapons pack. But I'd go for it.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Hordaiquiri View Post
    Scott mentioned in the walkthrough with Pixel Dan that you'd probably have to remove the mouthpiece on the finished figure in order to swap out the eyestalks/eyeballs. What would you say to having a pair of Filmation lips sculpted and put into a future weapons pack for more display options?

    I mean, it's weird. A pair of lips in a weapons pack. But I'd go for it.
    Weird? Perhaps. But an inspired idea, nonetheless. Take a design necessity and turn it into a useful feature. I like it!
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    Put me down for a removable set of lips! I can't believe I just typed that...

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    Quote Originally Posted by DVD View Post
    Put me down for a removable set of lips! I can't believe I just typed that...
    You will wind up typing many things in this forum and then say the same thing. Get used to it.
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    Here are the pictures from the latest Mantenna auction on Ebay:





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    Looks amazing. That's going to be one hell of a figure.

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    Isn´t he amazing?!?!

    I keep staring at those pictures, i simply had to post them here!
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    Yay, love this figure, that's the way to go, Mattel...

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    I know it gets said every month about every figure... but he really might be the best figure in the line. Keen to see how the leg articulation works.
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    He looks really amazing!

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    Yup....can't wait for this guy....been waiting for what seems like forever since his reveal....much more awaited for me than any other figures this year aside from Icer, Batros & Ram Man.

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    Is it totally new? Or the hands are from another figure?
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    Great mix of 200X and Vintage influence to please both factions!

    Can't wait to add him in October!

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    That could end up being one of the very best figures in the line.
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    Looking a little closer he looks to have great ankle pivots, and I am so glad they kept him as thin as he is and didn't go for an armour like piece over a standard buck.
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    They changed the blue from the prototype into the vintage toy blue... I like it.

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    He looks awesome! (and no sculpted lever on his back like the dial on Hurricane Hordak )
    Awesome sticker included!

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    Great year so far for fans of the Horde, myself included... Now all they've gotta do is announc Filmation accurate Hordak with Imp pack in and I'm a super happy bunny!
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    OH BABY. Look at 'em! He's horrifying! I love it! That is just fantastic.
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    I think he may end up being the Figure Of The Year winner. Certainly in my top 3. Absolutely amazing looking.

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