Classic Cliff Conversion Kit

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Classic Cliff Conversion Kit
TFLab character
Classiccliffconversionkit-toy.jpg
Classic Cliff Conversion Kit box
First appearance

TFLab Classic Cliff Conversion Kit comic
Created by

TFLab
Release number

TFC-EX01
Information
Species Transformer
Gender Male
Abilities

Alternate mode

Sport coup

The Classic Cliff Conversion Kit is a third-party Transformer accessory set designed by TFLab (pre-FansProject) in 2007 to enhance the Classic Deluxe Cliffjumper toy.

TFLab

The Classic Cliff Conversion Kit was created by TFLab (pre-FansProject) and sold through TFC Toys and HK-TF club in 2007.

Other third-party Transformer homages to Cliffjumper include the Beelzeboss Devil Horns Custom Kit and the MGS04.

Development

The Classic Cliff Conversion Kit first appeared on auction web site Taobao in November 2007.[1]

The Classic Cliff Conversion Kit was released in November 2007.

FansProject advertised a set called Warrior at TFcon 2008 that looked like the Classic Cliff Conversion Kit.[2]

Reception

Comics

TFLab comics

The Classic Cliff Conversion kit came with a comic featuring Cliffjumper and Bumblebee fighting Thundercracker.[3]

TFcon comics

The Classic Cliff Conversion Kit appeared in the TFcon 2009 convention poster by Alex Milne, called "Universe Divided".[4]

Toys

  • TFLab TFC-EX01 Classic Cliff Conversion Kit (2007)
This set contains a new head with three different faces, two guns and various body panels for the Classic Cliffjumper toy, meant to set it apart from the Classic Bumblebee toy, which shared the same mold. This set is limited to 300 pieces.
The basic design was copied for the MGS upgrade kit called MGS04.
  • Reproduction TFC-EX01 Classic Cliff Conversion Kit Red
An unlicensed reproduction was released of this kit, also made in resin. The reproduction lacks the original bubble case, and comic with numbered collectors card.
  • Reproduction TFC-EX01 Classic Cliff Conversion Kit White
An unlicensed reproduction was released of this kitin white, also made in resin. The reproduction lacks the original bubble case, and comic with numbered collectors card.
  • Reproduction TFC-EX01 Classic Cliff Conversion Kit Yellow
An unlicensed reproduction was released of this kit in yellow, also made in resin. The reproduction lacks the original bubble case, and comic with numbered collectors card.

Gallery

References

  1. http://www.tfw2005.com/transformers-news/3rd-party-unlicensed-41/custom-transformers-classics-cliffjumper-upgrade-kit-available-in-auction-158564/
  2. http://www.tfw2005.com/transformers-news/3rd-party-unlicensed-41/tfcon-update-fans-project-unveils-classics-and-alternators-matrix-accessories-and-megatron-guns-165191/
  3. http://home.comcast.net/~mathewignash/images/cliffjumperkit-comic.jpg
  4. http://markerguru.deviantart.com/art/TFcon-2009-poster-colors-120130232

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