Mechanicals stuffs in 80s American cartoons

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False Prophet
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Mechanicals stuffs in 80s American cartoons

Post by False Prophet » Sun Mar 07, 2021 9:20 am

Is there any mechanical designs from 80s syndicated animation shows like Thundercats and G.I Joes which you find particularly interesting or memorable?

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Re: Mechanicals stuffs in 80s American cartoons

Post by Mafty » Sun Mar 07, 2021 3:39 pm

The Transformers had some interesting mechanical designs(Particularly in the 80's Movie), also the very obscure Visionaries: Knight's of Magic Light has some very cool Magic Power armor(at least in animation).

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Re: Mechanicals stuffs in 80s American cartoons

Post by cortes73 » Fri Mar 19, 2021 10:50 pm

hi first time posting here.
After a trip down memory lane and some "googling" here is a by no means complete list.

1. GI Joe- don't laugh, there are some interesting things there, such as the legged sleds used to attack the mountain fortress, the cobra robots and the flying carrier.

2. Pole Position- i'm fond of the blue concept car.

3. Adventures of the galaxy rangers- most of the spacecraft.

4. Starcom- the bad guy's mothership

5. Mighty Orbots- the orbot

6. Centurions, power extreme- the space station and the technology.

7. ulysses 31- most of the ships.

Ok these are from the 90's, but i'll include them as they're cool

1. Exo squad- most of the designs.

2. The Bots Master- jungle fiver, twig, the Bot's party bus (can't remember the name), the enemy giant robots.

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Re: Mechanicals stuffs in 80s American cartoons

Post by hitokirigarou » Sat Apr 17, 2021 2:13 pm

Transformers
GI Joe
Silverhawks
Visionaries
Spiral Zone
MASK
Centurions
Inhumanoids
Sky Commanders
Mighty Orbots
GoBots
Robotix
Dino-Riders
Starcom

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