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Old 07-06-2011, 07:31 PM   #40
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Default Re: Optimus Prime's characterization (Spoilers)

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Originally Posted by Saitou Hajime View Post
Because someone got in the way.
I suggest you rewatch the film.

Prime had close to 1/2 a minute [23 seconds to be exact] from the time he grabed his gun to the time Hotrod interfered.

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Which tells us that Decepticons are tough bastards
What itb tells us is that Hasbro didnt want their heros killing anyone.

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Are you saying that he can order his men to kill, but can't have the conviction to carry through himself?
Trew out the whole film, not a single Decepticon was killed by asn Autobot.
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Optimus pretty much said that time it was for real, and TFTM was as final a stage to do it.
His dialog contradicts his actions.

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