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MMC's Hexatron

Postby daimchoc » Mon Dec 31, 2012 2:40 pm

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Re: MMC's Hexatron

Postby Rated X » Mon Dec 31, 2012 2:54 pm

Motto: ""Assumption is the mother of all screw ups.""
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daimchoc wrote:Now up for pre-order via BBTS:

http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/prod ... ode=retail

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Pre-ordered on the spot. Wish he was a little smaller, but definatally worth the price.
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Re: MMC's Hexatron

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Re: MMC's Hexatron

Postby necr0blivion » Mon Dec 31, 2012 3:15 pm

Weapon: Null-Ray Rifle
Also popped up on TFSource for the same price: http://tfsource.com/products/view/product_id/6074/

If their "April 2013" estimate is correct, I'll just have hold off on the preorder until I have Fort Max paid off. I already slipped in iGear's Patrol Specialist, so time to tighten up the spending.

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Re: MMC's Hexatron

Postby MINDVVIPE » Mon Dec 31, 2012 3:36 pm

Motto: "One look from me and you've lost"
Weapon: Black Magic
Pre-ordered on the spot as well. :grin: This is just a must-have, no matter what.
Price is pretty hefty, but April is some time away. Next up, chaos/paladin ;)
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Re: MMC's Hexatron

Postby Mkall » Mon Dec 31, 2012 5:38 pm

Weapon: Twin Sonic Cannons
Oh HELL yes!

After two years of teasings, this glorious behemoth is nearly in sight.

Now I just need the 3rd party Throttlebots to re-enact Spotlight: Metroplex.
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Re: MMC's Hexatron

Postby daimchoc » Mon Dec 31, 2012 6:39 pm

Just to remind people of the scale...


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Re: MMC's Hexatron

Postby Sodan-1 » Mon Dec 31, 2012 6:53 pm

Motto: "Motive is a universal weakness."
FINALLY!!! :DANCE:

It feels like I've been waiting for this figure since the dawn of the third parties.:BOOM: Was kind of hoping the release date would be a little later, but the price isn't all that bad and I'm just happy there's progress on this piece.

I hope all those issues mentioned in the past in regards to the prototypes have all been resolved.
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Re: MMC's Hexatron

Postby Arctorro » Mon Dec 31, 2012 7:27 pm

Motto: ""A beast form is the right of all sentient beings.""
Weapon: Battle Blades
Pre-ordered on the spot, can't wait for this guy! :grin:
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Re: MMC's Hexatron

Postby MINDVVIPE » Mon Dec 31, 2012 9:15 pm

Motto: "One look from me and you've lost"
Weapon: Black Magic
Sodan-1 wrote:I hope all those issues mentioned in the past in regards to the prototypes have all been resolved.


What issues are you referring to?
The gun handle looks fairly weakly hinged for something that you would pick it up by. I don't think i'll be fooling around with that mode too much.
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Re: MMC's Hexatron

Postby RK_Striker_JK_5 » Mon Dec 31, 2012 11:54 pm

Motto: ""I am a warrior. Let the battle be joined.""
Weapon: Electron Gun
Pre-ordered. This one will be glorious!!! :grin: :grin: :grin:
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Re: MMC's Hexatron

Postby rpetras » Mon Dec 31, 2012 11:55 pm

Motto: "Know your enemy, then crush them."
Weapon: Gatling Cannon
Preordered as well, but I may switch over to RK for my preorder if they post him soon.

If I order several things from them I can save on shipping, and they can be cheaper than BBTS.
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Re: MMC's Hexatron

Postby zappatton2 » Tue Jan 01, 2013 7:45 am

I've told myself to stick to MP releases only, but I am sorely tempted by this. Ug, if only I had more MONEY! Still, I am very likely going to get my Sixshot one way or another. Damn, Hex looks great!
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Re: MMC's Hexatron

Postby zappatton2 » Tue Jan 01, 2013 8:44 am

Preordered.
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Re: MMC's Hexatron

Postby Stormrider » Tue Jan 01, 2013 10:18 am

Weapon: Atom-Smasher Cannon
Besides the fact that the character is legendary, what is the particular appeal of this rendition? The alt forms and transformations look nearly identical to the G1 toy, which I didn't think was very stellar. So what is the particualr draw to this? Is it the size, the articulation, detail?
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Re: MMC's Hexatron

Postby RK_Striker_JK_5 » Tue Jan 01, 2013 10:31 am

Motto: ""I am a warrior. Let the battle be joined.""
Weapon: Electron Gun
Stormrider wrote:Besides the fact that the character is legendary, what is the particular appeal of this rendition? The alt forms and transformations look nearly identical to the G1 toy, which I didn't think was very stellar. So what is the particualr draw to this? Is it the size, the articulation, detail?

Pretty much all that, and MMC has really stepped up their game. It's a Classics Sixshot, a character there's almost no chance of getting an updated form from Hasbro or Takara.
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Re: MMC's Hexatron

Postby Rated X » Tue Jan 01, 2013 12:46 pm

Motto: ""Assumption is the mother of all screw ups.""
Weapon: Saw-Edged Pincer
daimchoc wrote:Just to remind people of the scale...


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Ive heard Sixshot is really big in his comic book appearances. Can somebody post a few of these pics please ? I want to feel better about this figure being part of my classics collection. I dont want him on my coffee table as a stand alone figure.
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Re: MMC's Hexatron

Postby MINDVVIPE » Tue Jan 01, 2013 2:50 pm

Motto: "One look from me and you've lost"
Weapon: Black Magic
RK_Striker_JK_5 wrote:
Stormrider wrote:Besides the fact that the character is legendary, what is the particular appeal of this rendition? The alt forms and transformations look nearly identical to the G1 toy, which I didn't think was very stellar. So what is the particualr draw to this? Is it the size, the articulation, detail?

Pretty much all that, and MMC has really stepped up their game. It's a Classics Sixshot, a character there's almost no chance of getting an updated form from Hasbro or Takara.


I think this is one figure where the character of the bot, and his 6 mode ability are just so insane on its own that you cannot go without having him in your collection. I feel the way about Sixshot that some probably feel about metroplex or Fort Max - I just have to have it. If I knew there was no way I would get an updated version, I would probably have bought the Sixshot reissue, and been happy with him EVEN with all the limited articulation. Hes just too awesome.
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Re: MMC's Hexatron

Postby Mkall » Tue Jan 01, 2013 6:11 pm

Weapon: Twin Sonic Cannons
MINDVVIPE wrote:
Sodan-1 wrote:I hope all those issues mentioned in the past in regards to the prototypes have all been resolved.


What issues are you referring to?

I'm not sure they were ever specified, just that during MMC's touring with the test shot, certain issues were discovered which involved re-engineering small parts of it, pushing the release date back a few months.
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Re: MMC's Hexatron

Postby MGrotusque » Tue Jan 01, 2013 9:08 pm

That price is a little more reasonable than i was originally guesstimating. I was thinking it would be in the 180-200 range.

It's 60 bucks cheaper than MP Soundwave and far more intricate of a design.

I like that he's about the same size as Grimlock which means he's in the same ballpark as his G1 figure.

Hexatron is a fine classics release. The price is right enough and the engineering and detail is there.
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Re: MMC's Hexatron

Postby craggy » Wed Jan 02, 2013 3:46 pm

£80 from TFScource (pre-shipping) means I'll most likely get it. Haven't pulled the trigger yet though.
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Re: MMC's Hexatron

Postby xyl360 » Wed Jan 02, 2013 5:58 pm

I preordered him (BBTS). I was on the fence for a while there until I saw just how massive he is. I think this thing is gonna be awesome :)!
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Re: MMC's Hexatron

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Re: MMC's Hexatron

Postby xyl360 » Wed Jan 02, 2013 9:28 pm

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Yep, still no regrets about the preorder. Now you're making me want to buy 5 or 6 of them, one to display in each mode :P.

1 will have to be enough though.
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