It's official! Neil Gaiman episode to feature...(spoilers)

Discussion in 'Doctor Who' started by Emh, Nov 7, 2012.

  1. Peacemaker

    Peacemaker Vice Admiral Admiral

    Oct 10, 2000
    Time Vortex
    Speaking for myself, I've always thought the head mounted weapons in Revenge were the best. Some folks are wondering if the chest piece is a weapon. Hmmm, I dunno - that seems a little too Iron Man for me.
  2. Tzenkethi

    Tzenkethi Lieutenant Commander Red Shirt

    Apr 21, 2007
    Cybermen don't need new looks, they need new plots and agenda besides upgrading humans.
  3. Capt_Pickirk

    Capt_Pickirk Fleet Captain Fleet Captain

    Jul 6, 2010
    Sunny ol' Blighty
    I like the new look. I think it's pretty groovy.
  4. davejames

    davejames Vice Admiral Admiral

    Oct 6, 2001
    Sac, Ca
    Wow, the previous design looks clunkier than ever now.

    I would have preferred the new ones to be a bit taller and leaner looking, but still, it's a pretty big improvement, I think. And the more I look at it, the more I love it.
  5. werdegast

    werdegast Lieutenant Red Shirt

    Jul 2, 2012
    I hope this is released in the current full size figure and not only the new smaller versions :(
  6. UssGlenn

    UssGlenn Fleet Captain Fleet Captain

    Mar 5, 2003
    New Orleans, LA
    and the one on the left is missing his forearm piece
  7. Starkers

    Starkers Admiral Admiral

    Apr 22, 2001
    Behind Enemy Lines
    I like the look a lot, they’re a lot sleeker than they were, a lot less like clodhopping robots. I like as well that’s they’ve got rid of the two elements in particular I always hated. First is the crease on the front of the leg which always made it look like they were wearing neatly ironed trousers, and the second is the heavy, yet curiously old man’s slipper like, feet. I appreciate they were supposed to be a bit Frankenstein’s monster’ish but for me they made them seem like Disney characters.
  8. Timofnine

    Timofnine Vice Admiral Moderator

    Feb 25, 2001
    The World
    ooo loving the new design!
  9. RAMA

    RAMA Admiral Admiral

    Dec 13, 1999
    NJ, USA

    I LOVE the new design...fantastic!

    Now is this a "space" cyberman or the Earth derived ones?
  10. Worf2DS9

    Worf2DS9 Writer Rear Admiral

    Aug 15, 2001
    Canada, eh
    I like the revised faceplate. Very old-school-looking without the sunken cheekbones look.
  11. ROBE

    ROBE Commander Red Shirt

    Oct 23, 2008
    They do look like they could creep up on you in the dark.
  12. Cutter John

    Cutter John Rear Admiral Rear Admiral

  13. Emh

    Emh The Doctor Premium Member

    Jul 20, 2000
    Durham, North Carolina
    That's pretty cool.
  14. Spocktapus

    Spocktapus Lieutenant Red Shirt

    Nov 24, 2008
    You know, at first I didn't think that it was that much of an improvement, but the more I look at both side by side, I really like the new faces. The arms and legs are also much better.
  15. Saul

    Saul Vice Admiral Admiral

    Dec 27, 2002
    New design is better. I might have hoped for something a little more like what the 9th Doctor saw at the museum but anything is better than the Astro Boy Cybusman.
  16. Worf2DS9

    Worf2DS9 Writer Rear Admiral

    Aug 15, 2001
    Canada, eh
    I wonder if they're going to tweak the voices at all to accompany the new look. Sometimes I find the Cybermen difficult to understand because of the vocal modulation.
  17. Green Lantern

    Green Lantern Fleet Captain Fleet Captain

    Jul 3, 2012
    The bed of whoever pays for the night.
    New Cybermen Design!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Supprised no one posted this.


    The episode is titled "the last of the cybermen".

    So, what do you all think of this design?
  18. JoeZhang

    JoeZhang Vice Admiral Admiral

    Jan 9, 2008
  19. MacLeod

    MacLeod Admiral Admiral

    Mar 8, 2001
    Great Britain
    Re: New Cybermen Design!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    I somehow doubt that they'll remain 'last' of anything for long.
  20. sidious618

    sidious618 Admiral Admiral

    Feb 21, 2005
    Love the new look. My favorite is still the creepy cloth appearance but this is much better than what we had. They need new voices, too.