January 31, 2013, 03:45pm
Evil Apologist of Mattel®
I want even more orange. It's an excellent color.
Gimme cardback colors Ram-Man. Get some use outta that bomb figure sculpt!@!
January 31, 2013, 03:51pm
Good eye! Original card back Roboto and Ram Man both had orange!!
Originally Posted by Count Marzo
But yea, I was more referring to just weapons and armor on Eternia based characters.
January 31, 2013, 08:18pm
And here I thought all that purple and orange was because studies showed kids loved the WLAF's Frankfurt Galaxy.
Originally Posted by RATKING
Maybe there's something to that color choice after all, though. As a kid, I hated orange (still do), but purple was my favorite color (still is), so I'd have been hooked by at least one of those 'odd' colors. Even more interesting is the representation of those colors, and contrasting colors in general, even in the 30th Anniversary figures. Say what you want about other aspects of their design, but color-wise, the six new figures from last year are pretty consistent with the vintage line's eye-catching color choices.