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Re: BotCon 2011 Coverage - Transformers Kre-O

Postby Screamfleet » Sun Jun 05, 2011 12:21 am

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the minifigures are super neat, but of course, the big lego like toy is what they're pushing and I'm not much for that.
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Re: BotCon 2011 Coverage - Transformers Kre-O

Postby robofreak » Sun Jun 05, 2011 2:13 am

I find it funny that most people in this thread want the Kreons more than the figures that are actually being sold.

Seems to me like Hasbro needs to cash in on Minimates.

I think the disaster that was BTR is also partly to blame for the lack of love towards the larger figures. Seems like everyone is afraid.
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Re: BotCon 2011 Coverage - Transformers Kre-O

Postby dirk2243 » Sun Jun 05, 2011 8:47 am

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robofreak wrote:I find it funny that most people in this thread want the Kreons more than the figures that are actually being sold.

Seems to me like Hasbro needs to cash in on Minimates.

I think the disaster that was BTR is also partly to blame for the lack of love towards the larger figures. Seems like everyone is afraid.


I honestly looked over the bigger KRE-O's and There doesn't seem much like playability for kids there. Look at Starscream for example. In Jet mode, yes, kids could have fun, but in robot mode, it looks like they would fall apart and you would spend more time putting it back together often. In robot mode more of a display I'd say.

They do seem to be pushing these cause many people would want the KRE-ONS and you have to buy the bigger guy to get them. Well played I'd say.
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Re: BotCon 2011 Coverage - Transformers Kre-O

Postby Highbeam » Mon Jun 06, 2011 6:58 pm

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I could care less about the full lego set, just sell a package with all those little bots and I'm sold!! :grin: They're so adorable!!!
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