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Counterfeit Masterpiece Sideswipe is out, and so is an ID guide

opt1musaber from TFW put together this ID Guide:



1* Compared to the original, the "KO" is a lot sharper whereas the original is more blurred.

2* The lines shown in the original are missing on the "KO"

3* The shadowing is more pronounced on the "KO" than the original.

4* Car reflection on "KO" is missing compared to original.

5* Sideswipe's reflection in robot mode has less contrast in colours than the original, it looks more dull. There's also a section of the car mode in the reflection that is unclear unlike the original. The original you can clearly see the reflection of the car mode


Additionally, look at the positioning of the word "MASTERPIECE" under the TF logo. It's further right on the counterfeit and almost touches the tiny "More than meets the eye" text.

Lastly, in the part labeled "5", there is a small black area that used to have the car mode reflection there. A lot of the differences listed above are just grays turned into black, but this small black area seems totally new, and makes it really easy to spot.