In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Arms Micron AM-30 thru 32

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Re: In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Arms Micron AM-30 thru 32

Postby Sabrblade » Fri Jan 25, 2013 5:14 pm

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kirbenvost wrote:Regardless of whatever silly master plan Hasbro has, they're seperate toylines with different visual styles.
So were Beast Wars and Beast Machines. ;)

But, in all seriousness, I get what you're saying. I guess it's just that it keeps getting mentioned since there are still so many who aren't aware of it and such.

I mean, using the above example, I look at my BW and BM toys and, if I didn't know any better, I probably wouldn't see any real connection or relation between the two toylines beyond the generic presence of both having some animal-based toys since the two are very aesthetically distinct from one another. The BM toys even "feel" different from the BW toys and such. ;)

kirbenvost wrote:And it's making me want every variation of the Wheeljack mold too, but I must resist...
How many times has that been used, btw? PRID, Dead End, AM, Dark Energon, Wildrider, BH... six? Or am I missing one?
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Re: In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Arms Micron AM-30 thru 32

Postby gothsaurus » Fri Jan 25, 2013 5:19 pm

I wish we had a non-transluscent version of ole "Slicer," but still... guessing I'll need to track that version down. I have just about all the others.

That said, I'd lurve a nice main-line release in the classics version mold of Wheeljack in Slicer colors. They could call it whatever they wanted.

Wait a minute. I'd just love a G1 recolor as Slicer. That would be smooth.
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Re: In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Arms Micron AM-30 thru 32

Postby RAcast » Fri Jan 25, 2013 5:30 pm

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gothsaurus wrote:I wish we had a non-transluscent version of ole "Slicer," but still... guessing I'll need to track that version down. I have just about all the others.

That said, I'd lurve a nice main-line release in the classics version mold of Wheeljack in Slicer colors. They could call it whatever they wanted.

Wait a minute. I'd just love a G1 recolor as Slicer. That would be smooth.

eHobby exclusive! :lol:
They did do Energon WheeljackDownshift as Slicer for Botcon one year.
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Re: In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Arms Micron AM-30 thru 32

Postby Sabrblade » Fri Jan 25, 2013 5:35 pm

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RAcast wrote:
gothsaurus wrote:I wish we had a non-transluscent version of ole "Slicer," but still... guessing I'll need to track that version down. I have just about all the others.

That said, I'd lurve a nice main-line release in the classics version mold of Wheeljack in Slicer colors. They could call it whatever they wanted.

Wait a minute. I'd just love a G1 recolor as Slicer. That would be smooth.

eHobby exclusive! :lol:
Oh, if only! But I think the G1 Wheeljack mold is among those that have been lost/destroyed/etc.
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Re: In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Arms Micron AM-30 thru 32

Postby gothsaurus » Fri Jan 25, 2013 5:39 pm

Yeah, that one's pretty... just a little blocky.

Reminds me, I can't recall merging him with anyone ever. Hmmm. With Thunderclash and Nightbeat, I can think of at least three or five (including the shatteredverse ones) Energon combiners from the TFCC/Botcon lineup. Am I missing any?

Oh yeah. Back on topic. This Wheeljack mold IS really nice...maybe my top pick for the Prime line.
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Re: In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Arms Micron AM-30 thru 32

Postby gothsaurus » Fri Jan 25, 2013 5:40 pm

Mental note: buy a junker Wheeljack, some blue paint, and some paint thinner.
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