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BBTS Exclusive 'Dark Energon' Prime Series - Pre-Orders Opening Soon!

Postby Blurrz » Thu Jul 12, 2012 3:42 pm

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If you have been following our SDCC 2012 Hasbro Panel Coverage you would know that site sponsor BigBadToyStore has their biggest Transformers exclusives yet - a line of six Transformers Prime toys under the moniker of 'Dark Energon'. RID Voyager Megatron, Voyager Optimus Prime, Deluxes Bumblebee, Wheeljack, Knock Out and First Editon Starscream are all featured in translucent plastic with varying decos. Pre-orders will open shortly with pricing, and this news post will be updated with our own images shortly too. For now, check out the mock up image and the main Dark Energon page at BBTS.

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Preorders will open soon - waiting for the go-ahead from Hasbro! BBTS Exclusive Dark Energon Deluxe & Voyager + bonus BBTS Exclusive DVD with Dark Energon episode - check out images here:

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Re: BBTS Exclusive 'Dark Energon' Prime Series - Pre-Orders Opening Soon!

Postby Doubledealer93 » Thu Jul 12, 2012 4:03 pm

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Re: BBTS Exclusive 'Dark Energon' Prime Series - Pre-Orders Opening Soon!

Postby njb902 » Thu Jul 12, 2012 4:06 pm

I like the bumblebee and wheeljack.
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Re: BBTS Exclusive 'Dark Energon' Prime Series - Pre-Orders Opening Soon!

Postby NTESHFT » Thu Jul 12, 2012 4:24 pm

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I like them all................
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Re: BBTS Exclusive 'Dark Energon' Prime Series - Pre-Orders Opening Soon!

Postby Va'al » Thu Jul 12, 2012 4:26 pm

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After having seen the gallery... thanks, but no thanks.

They're ok, but I prefer mine the way they are.
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Re: BBTS Exclusive 'Dark Energon' Prime Series - Pre-Orders Opening Soon!

Postby craggy » Thu Jul 12, 2012 4:42 pm

I quite like Slicer. Not sure about the rest. Don't think I'll bother with ridicushipping charges to get them.
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Re: BBTS Exclusive 'Dark Energon' Prime Series - Pre-Orders Opening Soon!

Postby LiKwid » Thu Jul 12, 2012 4:44 pm

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Hell why not...These will help me keep my mind off of the FOC figures I just wasted money on..
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Re: BBTS Exclusive 'Dark Energon' Prime Series - Pre-Orders Opening Soon!

Postby Gearslide » Thu Jul 12, 2012 5:41 pm

So...
Wheeljack is Slicer
Bumblebee is Goldbug
Starscream is Skywarp
Megatron is Galvatron/Shadow Strike Megatron
Optimus is styled like that Deluxe DoTM Walmart exclusive Optimus (I forget the name)

Who is Knockout supposed to be?

And these all feature boatloads of transparent plastic, yes?
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Postby ILL-Star » Thu Jul 12, 2012 5:44 pm

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Translucent Skywarp is a must. Hopefully they're a bit over priced so I'm not tempted to get them all.
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Postby LOST Cybertronian » Thu Jul 12, 2012 5:49 pm

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Re: BBTS Exclusive 'Dark Energon' Prime Series - Pre-Orders Opening Soon!

Postby Homerjay14522 » Thu Jul 12, 2012 6:57 pm

I think Skywarp is the only need to get. Prime Looks Lame as hell. Maybe Megs, he ain't bad.
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Re: BBTS Exclusive 'Dark Energon' Prime Series - Pre-Orders Opening Soon!

Postby quickmixed » Thu Jul 12, 2012 7:05 pm

Count me in for a Knockout and Wheeljack. Very cool deco. Not fussed about the rest.

Now to wait for the preorders.
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Re: BBTS Exclusive 'Dark Energon' Prime Series - Pre-Orders Opening Soon!

Postby Cyberseven » Thu Jul 12, 2012 7:39 pm

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I will be buying all of these for sure. Even with th blurry pictures I can tell these are going to be sweet. Excellent choice on BBTS's part. These are going to sell like crazy. Hell they might even be able to get Hasbro to do another set later, so we all can have a Dark Energon wave 2, with other characters.

The choices of colors and translucent plastics is just the bomb.
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Re: BBTS Exclusive 'Dark Energon' Prime Series - Pre-Orders Opening Soon!

Postby Blurrz » Thu Jul 12, 2012 8:56 pm

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Cyberseven wrote:I will be buying all of these for sure. Even with th blurry pictures I can tell these are going to be sweet. Excellent choice on BBTS's part. These are going to sell like crazy. Hell they might even be able to get Hasbro to do another set later, so we all can have a Dark Energon wave 2, with other characters.

The choices of colors and translucent plastics is just the bomb.


Don't be turnin water into wine here... Slicer and Skywarp might sell well but the rest look like they might end up like the Seacons
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Re: BBTS Exclusive 'Dark Energon' Prime Series - Pre-Orders Opening Soon!

Postby MightyMagnus78 » Fri Jul 13, 2012 4:21 pm

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They're nice, but they're not essential...except maybe Knock Out?

Would you consider them to be like a 'Shattered Glass' Prime line?
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Re: BBTS Exclusive 'Dark Energon' Prime Series - Pre-Orders Opening Soon!

Postby craggy » Fri Jul 13, 2012 4:28 pm

MightyMagnus78 wrote:Would you consider them to be like a 'Shattered Glass' Prime line?

a wise pro-wrestler once told me, and the world, that it doesn't matter what I think.

if you think they'd be cool as a SG Prime line, and fancy getting them because of it, go for it. sounds like a good idea.
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Re: BBTS Exclusive 'Dark Energon' Prime Series - Pre-Orders Opening Soon!

Postby Autobot032 » Sat Jul 14, 2012 12:27 am

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Haven't dem Boblit fellers learned dey lesson in doin' dis stuff?

...seriously, you could insulate a house with their left over Piranicons. I'm glad they're willing to take risks like this, but...wow.
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Postby Pretender Skywarp » Sat Jul 14, 2012 1:45 am

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Postby Nemesis Destron » Sun Aug 19, 2012 2:36 pm

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So these are PRID right...so will they be in store? :VEHI:
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Postby RAcast » Sun Aug 19, 2012 3:05 pm

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Nemesis Destron wrote:So these are PRID right...so will they be in store? :VEHI:

It's in the thread title, friend. :P BBTS exclusives.
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Postby LiKwid » Sun Aug 19, 2012 10:56 pm

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Autobot032 wrote:Haven't dem Boblit fellers learned dey lesson in doin' dis stuff?

...seriously, you could insulate a house with their left over Piranicons. I'm glad they're willing to take risks like this, but...wow.



I cant wait for these..First exclusive they've had in awhile that I didn't have to think to much about..instabuy

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Re: BBTS Exclusive 'Dark Energon' Prime Series - Pre-Orders Opening Soon!

Postby Autobot032 » Mon Aug 20, 2012 3:59 am

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LiKwid wrote:
Autobot032 wrote:Haven't dem Boblit fellers learned dey lesson in doin' dis stuff?

...seriously, you could insulate a house with their left over Piranicons. I'm glad they're willing to take risks like this, but...wow.



I cant wait for these..First exclusive they've had in awhile that I didn't have to think to much about..instabuy

oh they have 2446 seacon sets left LOL


o_O ouch.
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Re: BBTS Exclusive 'Dark Energon' Prime Series - Pre-Orders Opening Soon!

Postby Autobot Genocide » Mon Aug 20, 2012 4:49 am

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So what's going on with the red and green Knockouts? which ones gonna be the exclusive?
I hope it's the green one i'll take it he's a Crumplezone homage if not he will be and Slicer is looking pretty good too plus that Megatron is the only version of that figure i like .
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Re: BBTS Exclusive 'Dark Energon' Prime Series - Pre-Orders Opening Soon!

Postby xyl360 » Mon Aug 20, 2012 10:00 am

Autobot Genocide wrote:So what's going on with the red and green Knockouts? which ones gonna be the exclusive?
I hope it's the green one i'll take it he's a Crumplezone homage if not he will be and Slicer is looking pretty good too plus that Megatron is the only version of that figure i like .

I'm pretty sure they're all exclusives and that the green one is the one we're getting. The red one was just a preview/mockup that isn't going into production as I understand it.
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Postby Blurrz » Mon Aug 20, 2012 6:25 pm

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Yup, Green!

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