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    Unprodcued playsets

    Apart from many characters were there any Unmade playsets?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jayk View Post
    Apart from many characters were there any Unmade playsets?
    I believe there were several, you can actually see the design of one on the back of Origins Fisto's card art.

    You can see some in He-Bro's Origins Evil-Lyn/Fisto video from last week:

    https://youtu.be/6H5JrU_nv7o?t=490

    Someone else can probably chime in, but I believe Snake Mountain started as a jungle playset as well, and there was a Castle Grayskull prison or dungeon planned.
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    Looks great


    Then there is also Whispering woods playset for POP

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jayk View Post
    Looks great


    Then there is also Whispering woods playset for POP
    I believe that was fan made conceptual art, just like the ones for the Royal Palace, Lady Slither's Lair, Castle Brightmoon, and the Filmation Fright Zone. They were never planned to be produced...just the fans' creative wishful thinking.
    Last edited by depp76; June 30, 2021 at 05:00pm.

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    Quote Originally Posted by depp76 View Post
    That just looks like someone's custom.
    Those are slides from a panel at Power-Con. That is an official prototype from the 80's.

    The Sanders brothers did a great panel which included a bunch of unproduced items from the POP line.

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    Quote Originally Posted by dorrmann View Post
    Those are slides from a panel at Power-Con. That is an official prototype from the 80's.

    The Sanders brothers did a great panel which included a bunch of unproduced items from the POP line.
    Very cool!! It's a shame that it never saw the light of day.
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    Quote Originally Posted by depp76 View Post
    Very cool!! It's a shame that it never saw the light of day.
    Here's the full panel if you're interested.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Afterlife07 View Post

    Someone else can probably chime in, but I believe Snake Mountain started as a jungle playset as well, and there was a Castle Grayskull prison or dungeon planned.
    Yeah...I just saw a Toyguru video with clips about the original jungle playset that was planned...and honestly that looks a LOT more fun that Snake Mountain was. The break away bridge, the falling boulders... the fact that it never REALLY looked like Snake Mountain alwasy put a damper on the playset for me.

    The Jungle one though would have rocked.

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    I've often wondered how far any discussions of an Eternian Royal Palace playset might've gotten.

    Perhaps not the most dynamic or action-heavy setting for a playset. But it always bothered me that King Randor and Prince Adam never had a place to just go sit and chill. I mean, the only "throne" is the one in Castle Grayskull, but I'm like, "Randor's not King of Grayskull!" But like, he's a King, and there's a throne, where else can he realistically sit between battles? That always bugged the crap outta me.
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