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Re: New Images of Takara Transformers Arms Micron, MP-12 Sideswipe & MP13

Postby Sodan-1 » Tue May 22, 2012 7:07 pm

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It's fantastic to see Breakdown is still in the pipeline for definite. I imagine Knockout may be the second Arms Micron figure I'd prefer over RiD, again simply because of the paint. MP-12 is an excellent size compared to MP-10, but doubt I'll bite. I don't imagine myself getting an MP Soundwave either. That'll depend on whatever kind of cassette-bot support he gets.
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Re: New Images of Takara Transformers Arms Micron, MP-12 Sideswipe & MP13

Postby Hotrodimust » Tue May 22, 2012 7:08 pm

They said he was gonna be the size of a bineltech or altinator so he can fit in primes trailer. And idk if I wanna get this guy right away because if hasbro releases him he's gonna be hella cheap. Look at mp 10 same thing and $150 cheaper
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Re: New Images of Takara Transformers Arms Micron, MP-12 Sideswipe & MP13

Postby mesh » Tue May 22, 2012 7:32 pm

WHAT? C'MON GUYS!
MP-13 Looks like a Papa Smurf-former
:DANCE: :DANCE: :lol: :lol: :lol:
hhahahahahahaha just kidding, I think it looks more like Sunstreaker or even red-alert.
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Re: New Images of Takara Transformers Arms Micron, MP-12 Sideswipe & MP13

Postby orangeitis » Tue May 22, 2012 7:44 pm

I really wish everyone would stop hoping for Sunstreaker to be a mere Sideswipe repaint. He deserves his own mold.
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Re: New Images of Takara Transformers Arms Micron, MP-12 Sideswipe & MP13

Postby Stormrider » Tue May 22, 2012 8:11 pm

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Hotrodimust wrote:They said he was gonna be the size of a bineltech or altinator so he can fit in primes trailer. And idk if I wanna get this guy right away because if hasbro releases him he's gonna be hella cheap. Look at mp 10 same thing and $150 cheaper


Can an Alternator fit in MP-10? I think MP-10 trailer is a bit too small. The Alternators fit into MP-01
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Re: New Images of Takara Transformers Arms Micron, MP-12 Sideswipe & MP13

Postby guarayakha » Tue May 22, 2012 8:44 pm

MP-10 trailer can only fit Alternity/deluxe, guys. Alternators/Binaltechs are totally out of the question. Lambor, if in scale, would just be an overpriced Alternity figure.
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Re: New Images of Takara Transformers Arms Micron, MP-12 Sideswipe & MP13

Postby orangeitis » Tue May 22, 2012 8:54 pm

guarayakha wrote:MP-10 trailer can only fit Alternity/deluxe, guys. Alternators/Binaltechs are totally out of the question. Lambor, if in scale, would just be an overpriced Alternity figure.
Sorry, but Alternity figures aren't nearly as detailed or as G1 accurate.
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Re: New Images of Takara Transformers Arms Micron, MP-12 Sideswipe & MP13

Postby guarayakha » Wed May 23, 2012 2:58 am

orangeitis wrote:
guarayakha wrote:MP-10 trailer can only fit Alternity/deluxe, guys. Alternators/Binaltechs are totally out of the question. Lambor, if in scale, would just be an overpriced Alternity figure.
Sorry, but Alternity figures aren't nearly as detailed or as G1 accurate.


I'm mainly refering to the size, as well as anticipating possible simpler design choices for MP-12, considering the scale :)

Also, new pic (3D render), with clearer silhouette for MP-13.
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Re: New Images of Takara Transformers Arms Micron, MP-12 Sideswipe & MP13

Postby orangeitis » Wed May 23, 2012 3:04 am

I was gonna complain about the hood back, but then I remembered... it's cartoon accurate. :sad:

Edit: Also, looks like that silhouette is confirmed for a back view. IMO, it has to be Soundwave.
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Re: New Images of Takara Transformers Arms Micron, MP-12 Sideswipe & MP13

Postby GetRightRobot » Wed May 23, 2012 5:09 am

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orangeitis wrote:I really wish everyone would stop hoping for Sunstreaker to be a mere Sideswipe repaint. He deserves his own mold.



YES YES YES YES! :APPLAUSE: Sunstreaker and his unique transformation design has a special page in the history of Transformers and in some regards, more significant than SS or RA.

I will say that is a steep price for a figure that might hit 7" inches tall. I will be forced to wait on a price drop from online retailers OR an American release. The Soundwa... I mean MP - 13, is finally revealed just a short while after Fanstoys is terminated.... interesting.
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Re: New Images of Takara Transformers Arms Micron, MP-12 Sideswipe & MP13

Postby Hotrodimust » Wed May 23, 2012 5:21 am

GetRightRobot wrote:
orangeitis wrote:I really wish everyone would stop hoping for Sunstreaker to be a mere Sideswipe repaint. He deserves his own mold.



YES YES YES YES! :APPLAUSE: Sunstreaker and his unique transformation design has a special page in the history of Transformers and in some regards, more significant than SS or RA.

I will say that is a steep price for a figure that might hit 7" inches tall. I will be forced to wait on a price drop from online retailers OR an American release. The Soundwa... I mean MP - 13, is finally revealed just a short while after Fanstoys is terminated.... interesting.

Fantoys isn't putting theirs out any more and I thought the same thing. Fantoys was gonna release an mp soundwave and hasbro and Takara are tired of 3rd party so the put one out to crush the competition.
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Re: New Images of Takara Transformers Arms Micron, MP-12 Sideswipe & MP13

Postby orangeitis » Wed May 23, 2012 5:35 am

Hotrodimust wrote:
GetRightRobot wrote:
orangeitis wrote:I really wish everyone would stop hoping for Sunstreaker to be a mere Sideswipe repaint. He deserves his own mold.



YES YES YES YES! :APPLAUSE: Sunstreaker and his unique transformation design has a special page in the history of Transformers and in some regards, more significant than SS or RA.

I will say that is a steep price for a figure that might hit 7" inches tall. I will be forced to wait on a price drop from online retailers OR an American release. The Soundwa... I mean MP - 13, is finally revealed just a short while after Fanstoys is terminated.... interesting.

Fantoys isn't putting theirs out any more and I thought the same thing. Fantoys was gonna release an mp soundwave and hasbro and Takara are tired of 3rd party so the put one out to crush the competition.
Now if only Hasbro would make a retail G1-style Devastator. >:oP
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Re: New Images of Takara Transformers Arms Micron, MP-12 Sideswipe & MP13

Postby GetRightRobot » Wed May 23, 2012 5:37 am

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Just for a BETTER look at MP 12:
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Re: New Images of Takara Transformers Arms Micron, MP-12 Sideswipe & MP13

Postby Hotrodimust » Wed May 23, 2012 5:41 am

orangeitis wrote:
Hotrodimust wrote:
GetRightRobot wrote:
orangeitis wrote:I really wish everyone would stop hoping for Sunstreaker to be a mere Sideswipe repaint. He deserves his own mold.



YES YES YES YES! :APPLAUSE: Sunstreaker and his unique transformation design has a special page in the history of Transformers and in some regards, more significant than SS or RA.

I will say that is a steep price for a figure that might hit 7" inches tall. I will be forced to wait on a price drop from online retailers OR an American release. The Soundwa... I mean MP - 13, is finally revealed just a short while after Fanstoys is terminated.... interesting.

Fantoys isn't putting theirs out any more and I thought the same thing. Fantoys was gonna release an mp soundwave and hasbro and Takara are tired of 3rd party so the put one out to crush the competition.
Now if only Hasbro would make a retail G1-style Devastator. >:oP

I wish anyone would put out different combiners than devy and bruticus I know tfc is doing superion but I want menasor computron and who ever is made by the protector bots I forget what they are called they were emergencie vehicles and a motorcycle. At the moment I have 3 devys I don't need or want anymore lol
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Re: New Images of Takara Transformers Arms Micron, MP-12 Sideswipe & MP13

Postby Mega-con-14 » Wed May 23, 2012 5:50 am

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Re: New Images of Takara Transformers Arms Micron, MP-12 Sideswipe & MP13

Postby guarayakha » Wed May 23, 2012 6:34 am

Hotrodimust wrote:
orangeitis wrote:
Hotrodimust wrote:
GetRightRobot wrote:
orangeitis wrote:I really wish everyone would stop hoping for Sunstreaker to be a mere Sideswipe repaint. He deserves his own mold.



YES YES YES YES! :APPLAUSE: Sunstreaker and his unique transformation design has a special page in the history of Transformers and in some regards, more significant than SS or RA.

I will say that is a steep price for a figure that might hit 7" inches tall. I will be forced to wait on a price drop from online retailers OR an American release. The Soundwa... I mean MP - 13, is finally revealed just a short while after Fanstoys is terminated.... interesting.

Fantoys isn't putting theirs out any more and I thought the same thing. Fantoys was gonna release an mp soundwave and hasbro and Takara are tired of 3rd party so the put one out to crush the competition.
Now if only Hasbro would make a retail G1-style Devastator. >:oP

I wish anyone would put out different combiners than devy and bruticus I know tfc is doing superion but I want menasor computron and who ever is made by the protector bots I forget what they are called they were emergencie vehicles and a motorcycle. At the moment I have 3 devys I don't need or want anymore lol


You know, with MP-12's scale, a MP Menasor doesn't sound impossible at all, since it's 4 cars and a truck. :KREMZEEK:
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Re: New Images of Takara Transformers Arms Micron, MP-12 Sideswipe & MP13

Postby Hotrodimust » Wed May 23, 2012 6:39 am

guarayakha wrote:
Hotrodimust wrote:
orangeitis wrote:
Hotrodimust wrote:
GetRightRobot wrote:
orangeitis wrote:I really wish everyone would stop hoping for Sunstreaker to be a mere Sideswipe repaint. He deserves his own mold.



YES YES YES YES! :APPLAUSE: Sunstreaker and his unique transformation design has a special page in the history of Transformers and in some regards, more significant than SS or RA.

I will say that is a steep price for a figure that might hit 7" inches tall. I will be forced to wait on a price drop from online retailers OR an American release. The Soundwa... I mean MP - 13, is finally revealed just a short while after Fanstoys is terminated.... interesting.

Fantoys isn't putting theirs out any more and I thought the same thing. Fantoys was gonna release an mp soundwave and hasbro and Takara are tired of 3rd party so the put one out to crush the competition.
Now if only Hasbro would make a retail G1-style Devastator. >:oP

I wish anyone would put out different combiners than devy and bruticus I know tfc is doing superion but I want menasor computron and who ever is made by the protector bots I forget what they are called they were emergencie vehicles and a motorcycle. At the moment I have 3 devys I don't need or want anymore lol


You know, with MP-12's scale, a MP Menasor doesn't sound impossible at all, since it's 4 cars and a truck. :KREMZEEK:

I didn't even think of that I reall hope customizers can come up with something
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Re: New Images of Takara Transformers Arms Micron, MP-12 Sideswipe & MP13

Postby combiner711 » Wed May 23, 2012 6:43 am

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Last but not least, the prototype photo of MP-12 Sideswipe has also make an appearance, with size comparison with MP-10 Convoy. Also the magazine is teasing the silhouette of MP-13 that will make an appearance at the upcoming 2012 Tokyo Toy Show.

Hello Soundwave?



Not sure how you thought MP-13 to be soundwave, because that totally looks like another Lambor mold. :-?


I'm with you. It looks like a shot taken from a different angle to me. Nothing about it says Soundwave to me. I am intrigued by the new direction Masterpiece is going.


Comparing the MP13 silhouette with 3rd party SW, I can say that is Soundwave.

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Re: New Images of Takara Transformers Arms Micron, MP-12 Sideswipe & MP13

Postby Autobot Genocide » Wed May 23, 2012 6:59 am

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Sideswipes chest should fold at the sides a bit the chest looks too square and flat it looks out of place compared to the rest of his body.
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Re: New Images of Takara Transformers Arms Micron, MP-12 Sideswipe & MP13

Postby El Duque » Wed May 23, 2012 7:00 am

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A better version of the MP-12 Lambor image has surfaced on ACToys! This version is clearer and shows the figure from the back and in vehicle mode. The MP-13 teaser is present as well. Check it out below.

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Re: New Images of Takara Transformers Arms Micron, MP-12 Sideswipe & MP13

Postby MINDVVIPE » Wed May 23, 2012 7:04 am

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So awesome with that countach alt mode... mmmm
Would have helped if they allowed the back part to rotate 180 in robot mode.
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Re: New Images of Takara Transformers Arms Micron, MP-12 Sideswipe & MP13

Postby Autobot Genocide » Wed May 23, 2012 7:06 am

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combiner711 wrote:
korisifu wrote:
guarayakha wrote:
Mach wrote:
Last but not least, the prototype photo of MP-12 Sideswipe has also make an appearance, with size comparison with MP-10 Convoy. Also the magazine is teasing the silhouette of MP-13 that will make an appearance at the upcoming 2012 Tokyo Toy Show.

Hello Soundwave?



Not sure how you thought MP-13 to be soundwave, because that totally looks like another Lambor mold. :-?


I'm with you. It looks like a shot taken from a different angle to me. Nothing about it says Soundwave to me. I am intrigued by the new direction Masterpiece is going.


Comparing the MP13 silhouette with 3rd party SW, I can say that is Soundwave.

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It's not bad comparison the only thing that throws me off is the shoulder cannon .
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Re: New Images of Takara Transformers Arms Micron, MP-12 Sideswipe & MP13

Postby Sabrblade » Wed May 23, 2012 7:12 am

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Re: New Images of Takara Transformers Arms Micron, MP-12 Sideswipe & MP13

Postby Lord Onixprime » Wed May 23, 2012 7:17 am

I thought Lamborghini didn't want their cars being war toys? Guessing this will make it impossible for Hasbro to bring it to the states.

Also, notice the apparent size comparison with MP-10. Looks like the MP line is getting down scaled.
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Re: New Images of Takara Transformers Arms Micron, MP-12 Sideswipe & MP13

Postby Ravage XK » Wed May 23, 2012 7:18 am

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Im not bothered by the scale issue. I'd be quite happy for all the MP line to be as tall as MP01 Prime.

I know that being smaller it will be cheaper but I like the idea of MP figures towering over pretty much every other figure from every other line.

So long as its as good as it can be ( preferably with die cast parts, mmmm shiny ) I'll be happy though.
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