Genesis (Planet X)

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Genesis
Planet X character
Genesis-box.jpg
Genesis box
Created by

Planet X
Release number

PX01
Information
Species Transformer
Gender Male
Occupation Guardian of Planet X core
Abilities

Alternate mode

Space cruiser
Tech specs

ST10 IN06 SP05 EN10

RN07 CO10 FB10 SK08

Genesis is a fictional character and third-party Transformer homage to War for Cybertron Omega Supreme by Planet X in 2013.

Planet X

Genesis is a third-party Transfomer homage to War for Cybertron Omega Supreme. He turns from robot to spaceship.

Other third-party Transformer homage to Omega Supreme include Maketoys Armageddon.

Development

Genesis was announced from the Robot Kingdom Facebook page in September 2012.[1]

Pictures of the Genesis prototype were posted to Facebook in November 2012.[2]

Genesis was released in February 2013.

Reception

In the TF Beyond podcast for November 9th, 2012 Genesis was covered as a topic.[3]

The Radio Free Cybertron podcast for November 28th, 2012 discussed Genesis as part of their Third Party Roundup.[4]

In the Radio Free Cybertron podcast for December 26th, 2012 Genesis was one of the topics for discussion.[5]

In the Radio Free Cybertron podcast for January 30th, 2013 Genesis shipping was mentioned in the third-party roundup.[6]

The Good Morning, Cybertron! podcast for April 1st, 2013 discussed the head upgrade to Genesis in the news.[7]

The Good Morning, Cybertron! podcast for December 9th, 2013 discussed Planet X Genesis and Caelus in the news.[8]

Genesis was among the third-party Transformers who appeared in an advertisement by Robot Kingdom on the back cover of Transformers: Timelines issue for Summer 2013.[9]

Fictional biography

As guardian of Planet X core, Genesis's weapons are as mightiest as his ancient wisdom. His Space Cruiser mode serves as a large army transport and provides prompt counterstike! No one stands on his way for a thousand years, until now...

Toys

  • Planet X PX01 Genesis (2013)
An original third-party Transformer mold by Planet X. Turns from robot to space ship. Comes five batter-powered lights, a collector card and instructions.
Despite not being in the instructions, Genesis is able to turn into a rocket base mode similar to Generation 1 Omega Supreme. The head becomes a tank, the hands a rocket, and the body a launch gantry.

Gallery

References

  1. http://www.tfw2005.com/transformers-news/3rd-party-unlicensed-41/planet-x-project-genesis-announcement-unlicensed-war-for-cybertron-omega-supreme-175990/?catid=searchresults&searchid=13794
  2. http://www.tfw2005.com/transformers-news/3rd-party-unlicensed-41/war-for-cybertron-omega-supreme-project-genesis-unofficial-figure-prototype-image-176233/?catid=searchresults&searchid=13794
  3. TJ Duckett (November 9th, 2012). "TF Beyond". http://kumastyledesigns.com (Podcast). Kuma Style Designs. http://kumastyledesigns.com/tf-beyond-toy-podcast-8-approx-121-min/. 
  4. Brian Kilby (November 28th, 2012). "Radio Free Cybertron". http://www.tfradio.net/ (Podcast). TFW2005. http://www.tfradio.net/index/2012/12/3/radio-free-cybertron-11282012.html. 
  5. Brian Kilby (December 26th, 2012). "Radio Free Cybertron". http://www.tfradio.net (Podcast). TFRadio. http://www.tfradio.net/podcast/2012/12/29/radio-free-cybertron-12262012.html. 
  6. Brian Kilby (January 30th, 2013). "Radio Free Cybertron". http://www.tfradio.net (Podcast). TFRadio. http://www.tfradio.net/podcast/2013/2/2/radio-free-cybertron-1302013.html. 
  7. blunghole (April 1st, 2013). "Good Morning, Cybertron!". https://www.facebook.com/pages/Good-Morning-Cybertron/147383341975239 (Podcast). blunghole. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YJvoP8ptqNM. 
  8. blunghole (December 9th, 2013). "Good Morning, Cybertron!". https://www.facebook.com/pages/Good-Morning-Cybertron/147383341975239 (Podcast). blunghole. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kHwDLRfMVfc. 
  9. Jesse Wittenrich (w), Josh Burcham & Jimbo Salgado (p), Jesse Wittenrich (let), Brian Savage (ed). "Termination" Transformers: Timelines v2, 8 (Summer 2013), Fun Publications

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