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Postby GeidiPrime » Fri Jan 26, 2007 6:26 am

Can't say I am even "whelmed", let alone overwhelmed, by this one. The final painting had better be decent or this will never see the cool ambiance lighting of my collectors case.
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Postby skywarp-2 » Fri Jan 26, 2007 7:36 am

well I still can't believe they haven't incorporated a "battle mode" face sheild into the final toy mold?? it just makes me think I'll have to look at that ugly mouthless face forever!! I want a bumblebee that can move his faceplate down from teh top of his head into battlemode, it just seems cheap without that feature!!! Damnit Hasbro, get it right!! I hate the actual bumblebee face and I think the face shield version looks much better and more bug like..
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Postby Wheeljack35 » Fri Jan 26, 2007 7:59 am

Blackstreak wrote:His eyes look freaky! Like they were taken from some real person.


It looked like there was flesh around it

Man why didn't they just use his origional face :(
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Postby Liege Evilmus » Fri Jan 26, 2007 8:04 am

This is still only a test right? He needs some paint to bring out the details.
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Postby Immortal Starscream » Fri Jan 26, 2007 8:37 am

i still like this one
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Postby Ultra Magnus » Fri Jan 26, 2007 8:50 am

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Postby Caelus » Fri Jan 26, 2007 8:52 am

Objectively speaking it looks like a well made and fun toy. I'd like to see it repainted as a noncanon Decepticon, but given Ryan's argument regarding the legal issues between Hasbro and the studio, I doubt we'll see many repaints.

Unfortunate for Ratchet as well.

You know, with all the exposed skeletal bits of the movie style, I could see kitbashing Bumblebay into Bludgeon...
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Postby Redimus GTS » Fri Jan 26, 2007 8:55 am

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Number two: My god, it's soooo ugly it comes right round the back and becomes good. I dont know why I like it, but I do.

Bumblebee is a number two.
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Postby Zeds » Fri Jan 26, 2007 9:09 am

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Definitely starting to grow on me. More than likely will pick up!
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Postby First-Aid » Fri Jan 26, 2007 9:58 am

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Very impressive...definitely a must buy...I'm going to have to get another job to pay for all these toys I'll be buying....
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Postby Rorigon » Fri Jan 26, 2007 10:31 am

Not bad. Not a huge fan of the legs, but otherwise he's pretty good(even the head; it reminds me of the old head the original Bumblebee had).


Overall one of the few they didn't completely, horribly screw up.
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Postby Satanatron » Fri Jan 26, 2007 10:50 am

Kayevcee wrote:

If only Hasbro had known that TFdom is collectively allergic to the word "morph"...


That my friend is so right.
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Postby 009* » Fri Jan 26, 2007 11:01 am

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Looks promising. I can't wait to see it fully painted. Although I am curious as to why we haven't seen a toy for Bumblebee's upgraded body yet. He does upgrade from a 70's Camarro into an '05 or '06 model in the film right?
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Postby jgilkinson » Fri Jan 26, 2007 11:01 am

somewhat reminds me of classic. the eyes look like there is a person wearing a mask though... still, id buy it
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Postby Emperor Primacron the 1st » Fri Jan 26, 2007 11:13 am

First Bumblee Bee that I can recalled being armed. :-?
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Postby TheMuffin » Fri Jan 26, 2007 11:33 am

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Huh the link appears to be dead for me.
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Postby Autobobby1 » Fri Jan 26, 2007 1:57 pm

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Wow, this looks pretty good.

But we still haven't seen his '09 Camarro form. Come on, Bay!
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Postby HitsugiKun » Fri Jan 26, 2007 4:09 pm

We have to put this in mind we havent seen the toy for the 2008 camaro yet so that one might turn out looking cooler. But i would rather see the full sized jazz toy becuase he is my second fave next to Blackout. we also have saw nothing but the altmode of bonecrusher.
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Postby Thunder_breaker » Fri Jan 26, 2007 4:49 pm

Wow he looks really good. I think I am warming up to the whole movie concept.
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Postby Air Commander Starscream » Fri Jan 26, 2007 5:23 pm

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009* wrote:Looks promising. I can't wait to see it fully painted. Although I am curious as to why we haven't seen a toy for Bumblebee's upgraded body yet. He does upgrade from a 70's Camarro into an '05 or '06 model in the film right?


We jave indeed seen a fully colored BB Testshot before, I would find youthe past news article but it s gone. The figure did look good though the windshield was fully painted over, the ehad also looked much better. This is just the same Movie BB Prototype we saw a few months ago. This person just put up a really good gallery with multiple angles so I wanted to share it with you all.

And no to my knowlege we have not seen a toy of his upgraded form yet.
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Postby HitsugiKun » Fri Jan 26, 2007 5:27 pm

My bigest fear is that the 09 comaro form of him in the toy will be an exact copy with just a few different parts making it look fancy i dont care if the transformation is the same i just dont like it if it dosent have the hand gun you put over his hand.
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Postby Ninja Sixshot » Fri Jan 26, 2007 7:37 pm

he looks a bit better from the last time we saw him. still thinking about whether or not to get him :-?
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Postby bumblezzz » Fri Jan 26, 2007 8:20 pm

or better yet leave the 09 camaro for the ultimate version and lets hope that will be the only one without automorph technology and 100% complexidy (if thats even a word but you know what I mean) please come aug 2007.
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Postby Friend of Da Panda Symbol » Sun Jan 28, 2007 8:51 am

Okay except his eyes look like the bottoms of dark beer glasses. I won't talk about his battle face, get too steamed.
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