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    No Nostalgia Required

    What is your favorite character/figure (from any MOTU era) that you have no nostalgic connection to?

    I stopped collecting MOTU figures in '85 or '86. Taking only into consideration the figures that were released after that, I would say my favorite is Rio Blast. However, that's subject to change without notice.
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    tie between Scareglow and Draego-man

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    I will go with the Mighty Spectre just because so many people hate him

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    Has to be Draego-Man and Two-Bad.
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    Buzz-Off. Barely noticed him as a kid. I didn't have him and neither did my friends. Now he's one of my favs.
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    Purely Vintage: Clamp Champ. Never had 'em as a kid and I've never even held an original one or seen one in person, but I always thought he was cool.

    New to MotUC: Sir Laser-Lot. No nostaliga, obviously, but I still call that instant nostalgia from the moment I had 'em in hand. Just feels like I should have had that figure for years and would have used him constantly.
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    Vintage Line: Perfuma. I picked her up from ebay a couple of years ago. Never had her as a kid, and didn't remember her from the cartoon. I think she looks really cool on the shelf.

    MOTUC: Battleground Teela. I didn't know anything about her before she was released. I love her.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Alexx View Post
    Purely Vintage: Clamp Champ. Never had 'em as a kid and I've never even held an original one or seen one in person, but I always thought he was cool.

    New to MotUC: Sir Laser-Lot. No nostaliga, obviously, but I still call that instant nostalgia from the moment I had 'em in hand. Just feels like I should have had that figure for years and would have used him constantly.
    Clamp Champ. He didn't even cross my mind. I'd say he's a very close 2nd to Rio Blast for me.
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    Faker

    When I was a kid, I remember Faker from Filmation where he looked just like He-Man. My brother and I both got He-Man and I remember pretending the extra He-Man was Faker. When I learned about the toy version of Faker I had no interest. I was so hooked on the Filmation canon that I wouldn't accept a blue skinned, red haired He-Man as Faker.

    As an adult collector, I finally got a Faker figure in my collection. He instantly became one of my favorite figures. It dawned on me that Faker was kind of like Mattel bootlegging their own figure and I just love that. Now I can't accept the notion of Faker as an identical clone of He-Man.
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    Man At Arms - because he was one of the 1st MOTU figures I had as a kid, Tri-klops was my 2nd favorite.
    Vikor - because of the resemblance to Conan The Barbarian.
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    No nostalgia connection but I love: He-Ro, Vikor, Demo-Man, Megator, BA Teela, Kronis, Chief Carnivus, Fearless Photog, Cy-Chop, Drago-Man, Shadow Beast, Count Marzo.

    I love them a lot & if I had them back them I would have been over whelmed by awesome.
    Wish List: Eldor, Skeleton Warriors, King Argho, Horde Wraiths, Kobolds, Prahvus, Lord Masque, Rock Monster, Gen. Tartaran, Evil Seed, Carnivorous Plant, Lizard-Man, Hawke, Crimson Fury, Melaktha, Spinwit, Ra-Jarr, Kelclar, King Miro, Dare, Missile-Toe, Sh'gora, Vizar, Harpy, ABC Giants, Lodar, Dragoon, Darius, Negator, Masks of Power Demons, Slob-Boar, Bubblor, Three-Beast, Nocturna

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    I'm going to say Scare-glow or Clamp Champ. I never had either or knew they existed until later. I have SG now but no CC. One day though. Yes, one day...
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    Vintage Dragstor and Leech.

    Classics Snake Face and Mantenna look so incredible. I'm looking forward to these guys neither of which I owned in vintage.

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    Easy answer = Draego-Man.
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