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Re: New Rescue Bots Energize Figures Found at Retail

Postby Sabrblade » Wed Dec 19, 2012 5:40 pm

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RickWJ324 wrote:Hi All... First time poster here! I've been buying the Rescue Bots line for my son and just found out about these today. I'm sure I'll kick myself later, but I bought Optimus, Bee, Chase, and Heatweave on Ebay today. Can anyone confirm the scale of these guys? Are the humans the same size as the other humans made so far? The reason I ask is the humans in these packs look to be non-poseable and I'm wondering if they are smaller than the others figures. I can't wait to get these!
Here's a review that should contain the answers you seek - http://www.eyrie.org/~dvandom/BW/123/RBBasic3

Hope this helps. :D

RickWJ324 wrote:PS... I'm brand new to the board. I'm a huge Transformers Prime and Transformers Animated fan and have recently gotten my 3 1/2 year old into TF. He's loving his Rescue Bots (along with his Marvel, Star Wars, and Imaginext toys) :grin:
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Re: New Rescue Bots Energize Figures Found at Retail

Postby RickWJ324 » Wed Dec 19, 2012 5:56 pm

@Sabrblade - Thx for the "welcome" and for the review! Rick
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Re: New Rescue Bots Energize Figures Found at Retail

Postby RickWJ324 » Thu Dec 20, 2012 6:56 am

Here's a pic of the new Electronic Bumblebee and Optimus:

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CAN'T WAIT TO GET THESE FIGS!! :grin:
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Re: New Rescue Bots Energize Figures Found at Retail

Postby RickWJ324 » Fri Dec 21, 2012 9:54 am

I should have all of these next week, including the 2 Electronic figures (Optimus and Bumblebee). I'll be sure to post some pics once I have them.

I'm still unable to find any of these locally (in Virginia). Hopefully they'll pop up soon. The set I bought off Ebay is for ME, but my son will like to have them soon as well! :lol:

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Re: New Rescue Bots Energize Figures Found at Retail

Postby El Duque » Sun Dec 23, 2012 11:46 am

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Great news for you Transformers: Rescue Bots fans, the latest wave of figures has been sighted at retail! Our fearless leader Seibertron spotted the non-transforming Energize Optimus Prime at a Target in Rosemont, IL priced at $27.00. His wavemate Bumblebee was nowhere to be found, but fellow Seibertron.com member RickWJ324 purchased the pair on eBay and supplied us with an image as well.

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Re: New Rescue Bots Energize Figures Found at Retail

Postby RickWJ324 » Mon Dec 24, 2012 5:39 pm

Here's some comparison pics of the new toys. As you can see, the electronic Optimus and Bumblebee are the same size as the previously released Chase and Heatwave:
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And here's a pic of the smaller figures. I placed a Playskool Marvel Heroes Spider-man next to them. As you can see the non-poseable humans that come with the Transformers are 100% to scale with the poseable figures, but without the poseability:
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