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Re: Official Images Of Takara Exclusive Arms Micron Frenzy, Leo Prime, and Wildrider

Postby Flashwave » Thu Oct 18, 2012 10:20 pm

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Please excuse me while I squee with Joy and dig up my recolor from a few months ago that had the lion repainted as Victory Leo that I posted here first in almost that exact scheme. Assuming this isn't some prank.
EDIT: My original photo. different name and the wing color is different, but I so nailed the general paint scheme.

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Ironhide/Starscream wrote:Thundertron is reminding me of the Lion Zord from Power Rangers Wild Force...
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He actually reminds me more of Cybertron Snarl:

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Really? "Winged Transforming Lion" And we get "That looks like a Zord" and Cyb Snarl... Ya'll should be asahmed,you're about to get punked by a kid who wasn't even born for Vicorty series...

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Does no one else in this entire fandom see this?

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Anyway, all joking aside, what's the fear with balljoint hips, anyway?

I'm liking Magnus. The Hammer could fold up better, but its the first weapon I like. Meg's is okay, I guess.


Torn on the Rumble and Frenzy. I like 'em, but I must admit I prefer the classics tanks. The Honda Civic alts are an interesting twist though.

What I don't get, why are we calling him Leo Prime? He looks nothing like the BW White Lion, and even the Target Exclusive white lion is closer, albeit not as clean looking: http://www.seibertron.com/transformers/ ... ine/17177/
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Re: Official Images Of Takara Exclusive Arms Micron Frenzy, Leo Prime, and Wildrider

Postby FortMacs » Thu Oct 18, 2012 10:55 pm

Weapon: Gatling Cannon
tempted to get rumble and frenzy. but i got hasbros so ill just pick up the other dont really care if one has a micron and the other doesnt will help set them apart other than color.

will hopefully get leo prime and wild rider as well.
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Re: Official Images Of Takara Exclusive Arms Micron Frenzy, Leo Prime, and Wildrider

Postby kirbenvost » Sun Oct 21, 2012 9:49 pm

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So Rumble is Red? I have both on preorder but only want the red one. Might still get the Hasbro one too, though I don't normally get the blue ones.

Wildrider also looks really cool, but I don't collect the character, so unless Hasbro releases it, it's a definite no.
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Re: Official Images Of Takara Exclusive Arms Micron Frenzy, Leo Prime, and Wildrider

Postby Sabrblade » Sun Oct 21, 2012 9:55 pm

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Flashwave wrote:What I don't get, why are we calling him Leo Prime?
Because that's what Takara's calling this toy.

Though, I think we've got something closer than any previous suggestions as to what the Thundertron toy most resembles: Murasame Liger. ;)

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Re: Official Images Of Takara Exclusive Arms Micron Frenzy, Leo Prime, and Wildrider

Postby JelZe GoldRabbit » Mon Oct 22, 2012 3:15 am

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Sabrblade wrote:
Flashwave wrote:What I don't get, why are we calling him Leo Prime?
Because that's what Takara's calling this toy.


Plus, TakaraTomy has been shying away from Japanese names for 5 years straight now. So no more Convoys.
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Re: Official Images Of Takara Exclusive Arms Micron Frenzy, Leo Prime, and Wildrider

Postby Sabrblade » Mon Oct 22, 2012 9:34 am

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JelZe GoldRabbit wrote:
Sabrblade wrote:
Flashwave wrote:What I don't get, why are we calling him Leo Prime?
Because that's what Takara's calling this toy.


Plus, TakaraTomy has been shying away from Japanese names for 5 years straight now. So no more Convoys.
Except for at least the Masterpieces. ;)
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Re: Official Images Of Takara Exclusive Arms Micron Frenzy, Leo Prime, and Wildrider

Postby That Bot » Mon Oct 22, 2012 10:15 am

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Masterpieces represent the G1 versions of the characters. Only new iterations of characters get the westernized names.
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Re: Official Images Of Takara Exclusive Arms Micron Frenzy, Leo Prime, and Wildrider

Postby Sabrblade » Mon Oct 22, 2012 10:47 am

Motto: "FOR THE EARTH!!!"
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That Bot wrote:Masterpieces represent the G1 versions of the characters. Only new iterations of characters get the westernized names.
United and Alternity (Goldbug, in particular) use G1 characters with Hasbro names.
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Re: Official Images Of Takara Exclusive Arms Micron Frenzy, Leo Prime, and Wildrider

Postby JelZe GoldRabbit » Mon Oct 22, 2012 10:55 am

Motto: "The only good is knowledge, and the only evil is ignorance."
Sabrblade wrote:
That Bot wrote:Masterpieces represent the G1 versions of the characters. Only new iterations of characters get the westernized names.
United and Alternity (Goldbug, in particular) use G1 characters with Hasbro names.


Just United. Alternity still had Convoy, Bumble, and Cliff, though they bucked the trend with Goldbug.
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Re: Official Images Of Takara Exclusive Arms Micron Frenzy, Leo Prime, and Wildrider

Postby Sabrblade » Mon Oct 22, 2012 11:02 am

Motto: "FOR THE EARTH!!!"
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JelZe GoldRabbit wrote:
Sabrblade wrote:
That Bot wrote:Masterpieces represent the G1 versions of the characters. Only new iterations of characters get the westernized names.
United and Alternity (Goldbug, in particular) use G1 characters with Hasbro names.


Just United. Alternity still had Convoy, Bumble, and Cliff, though they bucked the trend with Goldbug.
Hence why I singled out Goldbug. He started the change for this line, but it happened that all post-Goldbug releases were characters that either had the same names for both markets to begin with or lacked a separate name for the other market.
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