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* [[Oxygen independence]]
 
* [[Shapeshifting]]
 
* [[Shapeshifting]]
 
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|data23 = Mechanical pteranodon and trainer
 
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|data24 = Seibertron - Micron Templar
 
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|data25 = "''My past is filled with hatred and pain, but I can forge a glorious future.''"
 
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'''Volar''' is a [[fictional character]] and [[third party Transformer]] homage to ''Generation 1'' Swoop made by [[FansProject]] in 2015.
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'''Volar''' is a [[fictional character]] and [[third-party Transformer]] homage to ''Generation 1'' Swoop, ''Armada'' Ravenus, and ''Diaclone'' Pteranodon made by [[FansProject]] in 2015.
  
 
==FansProject==
 
==FansProject==
Volar is a third party Transformer homage to ''Generation 1'' Swoop.  
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Volar is a third-party Transformer homage to ''Generation 1'' Swoop.  
  
Other third party Swoop homages include Bullsfire [[Air Strike (Bullsfire)|Air Strike]].
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Other third-party Swoop homages include Bullsfire [[Air Strike (Bullsfire)|Air Strike]], GCreation [[Blade (GCreation)|Blade]] and JustIToys [[Bombardier (JustIToys)|Bombardier]].
  
 
===Development===
 
===Development===
LER-03 was first teased at TFcon Toronto 2014.  
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LER-03 was first teased at TFcon Toronto 2014.<REF>http://news.tfw2005.com/2014/10/25/tfcon-2014-third-party-panel-coverage-181422</REF>
  
 
Volar went up for preorder in February 2015.  
 
Volar went up for preorder in February 2015.  
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The [[Cybercast]] podcast for September 13th, 2014 discussed Cubrar, Steel Core, Volar and Monstructor homage in the news.<REF>{{Cite podcast | url = https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1tH3hXgNJ4E | title = Cybercast | website =https://www.youtube.com/user/G1Hexatron?feature=watch | publisher =Josh | host = Josh | date = September 13th, 2014 }}</REF>
 
The [[Cybercast]] podcast for September 13th, 2014 discussed Cubrar, Steel Core, Volar and Monstructor homage in the news.<REF>{{Cite podcast | url = https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1tH3hXgNJ4E | title = Cybercast | website =https://www.youtube.com/user/G1Hexatron?feature=watch | publisher =Josh | host = Josh | date = September 13th, 2014 }}</REF>
  
The [[TransMissons]] podcast for September 15th, 2014 discussed Sigma L, Volar and Quickswitch homage in the news.<REF>{{Cite podcast | url = http://www.transmissionspodcast.com/2014/09/transmissions-episode-67/ | title = TransMissions | website =http://www.transmissionspodcast.com/ | publisher =TransMissions | host =Charles Shelton | date = September 15th, 2014 }}</REF>
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The [[TransMissons]] podcast for September 15th, 2014 discussed FansProject Quickswitch homage, Sigma L and Volar in the news.<REF>{{Cite podcast | url = http://www.transmissionspodcast.com/2014/09/transmissions-episode-67/ | title = TransMissions | website =http://www.transmissionspodcast.com/ | publisher =TransMissions | host =Charles Shelton | date = September 15th, 2014 }}</REF>
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*[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LAsCyzC72C8 Volar review on YouTube by ElekTr1C]
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*[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y_InvUBwkCw Volar convention exclusive review on YouTube by peaugh]
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===Fictional biography===
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{{quote|'''FansProject''' - No surprise here, aerial attacks are the choice of strategy for this swift and menacing warrior of the sky. Finesse and vision is what makes Volar an unstoppable force from the air. Flight is definitely his advantage and serves as the teams eyes on the ground in a messy situation.<REF>https://www.facebook.com/fansproject/posts/1194394673931517</REF>}}
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{{quote|'''TFcon 2015''' - Volar was once known as Ravenus, a creation of the Chaos Bringer during the Micron Legend era. His purpose, to destroy anyone wanting to unlock the power of the Master Key. After being freed of his demonic shackles by a determined group of female Microns, he dedicated himself to protecting his new found 'petit' friends and protecting Seibertron against his former creator. In his hilt, he carries the Ptera Blade, further solidifying his new found role as Templar to the Microns.}}
  
 
===Toys===
 
===Toys===
 
*'''''FansProject'' LER-03 Volar/Velos''' (2015)
 
*'''''FansProject'' LER-03 Volar/Velos''' (2015)
:A new mold.  
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:A new mold. Volar turns from robot to mechanical pteranodon. stands 18 centimeters tall. Velos turns from robot to weapon.  
  
 
*'''''FansProject'' LER-03 Volar''' (2015)
 
*'''''FansProject'' LER-03 Volar''' (2015)
:A metallic recolor of Volar that comes with an unnamed Diaclone driver inspired partner.  
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:A metallic recolor of Volar that comes with a Diaclone driver version of Velos.
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:A TFcon 2015 exclusive.  
  
 
===Gallery===
 
===Gallery===
 
<gallery>
 
<gallery>
 
image:volar-art.jpg|Volar art
 
image:volar-art.jpg|Volar art
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image:velos-toy.jpg|Velos toy
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image:volar-tfconbio.jpg|TFcon 2015 Volar biography
 
</gallery>
 
</gallery>
  
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==External links==
 
==External links==
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*[http://tfsource.com/fansproject/volar-limited-edition/ Volar at TFsource]
  
 
[[Category:2015 toys]]
 
[[Category:2015 toys]]
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[[Category:Diaclone homages]]
 
[[Category:FansProject]]
 
[[Category:FansProject]]
 
[[Category:Fictional characters who can fly]]
 
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[[Category:Fictional characters with oxygen independence]]
 
[[Category:Fictional characters with superhuman durability]]
 
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[[Category:Ravenus homages]]
 
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[[Category:Unicron Trilogy homages]]

Revision as of 22:44, 16 December 2016

Volar
FansProject character
Volar-box.jpg
Volar box
Created by

FansProject
Release number

LER-03
Information
Species Transformer
Gender Male
Abilities

Alternate mode

Mechanical pteranodon and trainer
Function

Seibertron - Micron Templar
Motto

"My past is filled with hatred and pain, but I can forge a glorious future."
Partner

Velos

Volar is a fictional character and third-party Transformer homage to Generation 1 Swoop, Armada Ravenus, and Diaclone Pteranodon made by FansProject in 2015.

FansProject

Volar is a third-party Transformer homage to Generation 1 Swoop.

Other third-party Swoop homages include Bullsfire Air Strike, GCreation Blade and JustIToys Bombardier.

Development

LER-03 was first teased at TFcon Toronto 2014.[1]

Volar went up for preorder in February 2015.

Volar and Velos were released in April 2015.

The convention exclusive version of Volar was first released at TFcon Toronto 2015.

Reception

The Cybercast podcast for September 13th, 2014 discussed Cubrar, Steel Core, Volar and Monstructor homage in the news.[2]

The TransMissons podcast for September 15th, 2014 discussed FansProject Quickswitch homage, Sigma L and Volar in the news.[3]

Fictional biography

FansProject - No surprise here, aerial attacks are the choice of strategy for this swift and menacing warrior of the sky. Finesse and vision is what makes Volar an unstoppable force from the air. Flight is definitely his advantage and serves as the teams eyes on the ground in a messy situation.[4]
TFcon 2015 - Volar was once known as Ravenus, a creation of the Chaos Bringer during the Micron Legend era. His purpose, to destroy anyone wanting to unlock the power of the Master Key. After being freed of his demonic shackles by a determined group of female Microns, he dedicated himself to protecting his new found 'petit' friends and protecting Seibertron against his former creator. In his hilt, he carries the Ptera Blade, further solidifying his new found role as Templar to the Microns.

Toys

  • FansProject LER-03 Volar/Velos (2015)
A new mold. Volar turns from robot to mechanical pteranodon. stands 18 centimeters tall. Velos turns from robot to weapon.
  • FansProject LER-03 Volar (2015)
A metallic recolor of Volar that comes with a Diaclone driver version of Velos.
A TFcon 2015 exclusive.

Gallery

References

External links