X-Transbots Apollyon has an orange plug to comply with safety laws, because even though it’s a robot meant for adult collectors, it’s alt mode is still considered a toy gun. To comply with the requests of some retailers, that orange tip is also glued in place. Did you know that in the United States, it’s […]
Welcome back to my mod guide on how to fix rotf deluxe Ratchet! Today’s step is about fixing Ratchet’s alt mode kibble. Ratchet comes packaged in alt mode, and actually looks pretty decent so far as representations go. But one of the first things you notice about it, to the point it just about smacks […]
Welcome back to my guide on how to fix Revenge of the Fallen deluxe Ratchet. Today’s mod takes care of the tab behind Ratchet’s head in bot mode. I thought about keeping it for a while, and even picturing it as an extra armor plate. It’s cool that way, but it’s even better now that […]
Welcome back to part 5 of my guide on how to fix your ROTF deluxe Ratchet! Today’s step is an easy one, not being a mod so much as a better transformation. Still, it’s a simple thing that people overlook and it fixes a very annoying problem with Ratchet.
Welcome back to part 4 of my ROTF deluxe Ratchet mod fix guide. If you remember from the first part of the guide, one of the things I really don’t like about the voyager Ratchet mold is that it has two wheels sticking straight up on either side of his head. The deluxe mold takes […]
Welcome back to part 3 and step 2 of my mod fix guide for ROTF deluxe Ratchet. If you’ve been following along, you should have a Ratchet with full side to side head movement. Today’s step gives him the ability to tilt his head back. That may not sound like much, but it adds new […]
Welcome to part two of my guide on how to fix ROTF deluxe Ratchet. The first two steps are both designed to drastically improve Ratchet’s head articulation. Today’s mod is the easier of the two, and pretty much a necessity if you want to get dynamic poses out of your Ratchet. Step 1 – ROTF […]
Welcome to Nursing Ratchet week, a guide on how to fix and mod ROTF deluxe Ratchet! I never liked the movie voyager Ratchet mold. I wanted to, but its got way too many problems. The vehicle mode isn’t too bad, but I don’t collect vehicles. In bot mode he’s got weird proportions, with huge arms, […]
This came from a conversation with my fiancee. We were talking about how Ratchet’s magnets aren’t exactly show accurate, and she said they looked kind of like sickles. Then I noticed how his helmet looks like an ushanka with the flaps folded down. After that, this repaint was inevitable.
. Step 5: Save Our Swoop! Today’s step fixes a problem on Swoop that may not be obvious at first. Even though Swoop is so thinly built, he’s tough and flexible. Unfortunately, that flexibility combines with a problem in the mold to make a Swoop that (if not fixed) will eventually develop stress marks.