Takara Tomy Website Updates: Arms Micron and United

Feel free to discuss anything about any of the thousands of Transformer toys here. Anything from Generation 1 all the way to the soon to be released, the never to be released or the hope to be released is fair game! Want to show off your stuff? Please post your's and see others in the Transformers Collections Forum.

Takara Tomy Website Updates: Arms Micron and United

Postby El Duque » Thu Aug 30, 2012 12:00 am

Motto: "I ain't got time to bleed!"
Weapon: Gattling Gun
The Takara Tomy Transformers website has been updated with new entries in the Arms Micron and United sections. Nothing too major, though we do get two previously unseen powered up images of AM-21 Arms Master Optimus Prime. The new entries include:

Arms Micron:
  • AM-19 Gaia Unicron
  • AM-20 Ironhide
  • AM-21 Arms Master Optimus Prime
  • AMW-10
  • AMW-11
  • AMW-12

United:
  • EX-01 Combat Master Prime Mode
  • EX-02 Jet Master Prime Mode
  • EX-P1 Roller Master & Spanner VS Chopper Master & Firebug


Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image
User avatar
El Duque
Matrix Keeper
Posts: 9921
News Credits: 90
Joined: Sun Apr 01, 2007 9:57 pm
Location: tornado alley

Re: Takara Tomy Website Updates: Arms Micron and United

Postby KNM2012 » Thu Aug 30, 2012 3:04 am

"Did you know?"

1992 was the year when Fight! Super Robot Lifeform Transformers ended with Operation Combination. And 2012 was the year when Transformers: UNITED ended with UNITED EX. Both are based on redeco figures, and the primary sets involve combination teams.

[Also, I am wondering if Takara Tomy had any intentions to make this a micro-continuity. Mostly because some obscure/unused facts can tie Optimus Prime to Optimus Primal and Megatron to Beast Megatron. But the rest... No clue. :???:]
MY TRANSFORMERS FANDOM: 1984-2013
User avatar
KNM2012
Targetmaster
Posts: 688
News Credits: 1
Joined: Wed Jul 18, 2012 4:03 pm
Strength: N/A
Intelligence: N/A
Speed: N/A
Endurance: N/A
Rank: N/A
Courage: N/A
Firepower: N/A
Skill: N/A

Re: Takara Tomy Website Updates: Arms Micron and United

Postby Sodan-1 » Thu Aug 30, 2012 1:44 pm

Motto: "Motive is a universal weakness."
Meh! Like El Duque said, nothing too major. I hate those shots of the Arms Microns figures sporting multiples of a specific Micron. It's just a tease that I will more than likely not be able to recreate the awesome.
Sodan-1
Gestalt
Posts: 2279
News Credits: 1
Joined: Sat Apr 25, 2009 12:35 pm
Location: Right where you'd least expect me to be.

Re: Takara Tomy Website Updates: Arms Micron and United

Postby RhA » Thu Aug 30, 2012 1:53 pm

Motto: "BRING ME DANGER!"
Am I the only one here who thinks the PCC's look great?
Image
Love thy pretenders.
User avatar
RhA
Guardian Of Seibertron
Posts: 5427
News Credits: 2
Joined: Tue Apr 29, 2003 9:37 am
Location: 1988

Re: Takara Tomy Website Updates: Arms Micron and United

Postby funeralthirst7 » Thu Aug 30, 2012 2:33 pm

Weapon: Null-Ray Rifle
RhA wrote:Am I the only one here who thinks the PCC's look great?


Not at all. I think the paint apps are really good. Not enough to get me to shell out the big bucks they are going for, especially considering I have all of the Hasbro PCC figures already, but if I ever found them cheap I'd probably grab them.
Nobody calls Soundwave uncrasimatic


Recent acquisitions:

Masterpiece Optimus Prime
Masterpiece Thundercracker

GDO Powerdive

Prime Dreadwing (Voyager)
Prime Skyquake (Cyberverse)
User avatar
funeralthirst7
Minibot
Posts: 180
Joined: Mon Jul 18, 2011 6:50 pm
Buy from funeralthirst7 on eBay
Strength: 8
Intelligence: 10
Speed: 9
Endurance: 7
Rank: 7
Courage: 9
Firepower: 8
Skill: 9

Re: Takara Tomy Website Updates: Arms Micron and United

Postby RhA » Thu Aug 30, 2012 2:37 pm

Motto: "BRING ME DANGER!"
funeralthirst7 wrote:
RhA wrote:Am I the only one here who thinks the PCC's look great?


Not at all. I think the paint apps are really good. Not enough to get me to shell out the big bucks they are going for, especially considering I have all of the Hasbro PCC figures already, but if I ever found them cheap I'd probably grab them.


Chopper master is too sweet. I love that green on him. The price keeps me off, though. Let's hope they'll sell so badly the price drops like an anvil.

Are the Minicons translucent?
Image
Love thy pretenders.
User avatar
RhA
Guardian Of Seibertron
Posts: 5427
News Credits: 2
Joined: Tue Apr 29, 2003 9:37 am
Location: 1988

Re: Takara Tomy Website Updates: Arms Micron and United

Postby KNM2012 » Thu Aug 30, 2012 2:49 pm

RhA wrote:Are the Minicons translucent?

Not sure. But I bet that their political agendas on Cybertron are.

Bazinga!
MY TRANSFORMERS FANDOM: 1984-2013
User avatar
KNM2012
Targetmaster
Posts: 688
News Credits: 1
Joined: Wed Jul 18, 2012 4:03 pm
Strength: N/A
Intelligence: N/A
Speed: N/A
Endurance: N/A
Rank: N/A
Courage: N/A
Firepower: N/A
Skill: N/A

Re: Takara Tomy Website Updates: Arms Micron and United

Postby JelZe GoldRabbit » Thu Aug 30, 2012 2:55 pm

Motto: "The only good is knowledge, and the only evil is ignorance."
Weapon: Dual Bladed Sword
RhA wrote:Are the Minicons translucent?


Doesn't look like it. That means no light piping either.
"I have Autism and I'm proud of it!" - Myself

Top 5 Priorities:

1) BW Neo X-7 Elphaorpha
2) RiD Grimlock, Hightower & Wedge
3) Energon Sledge, Duststorm, Bonecrusher & Wideload
4) Universe 2003 Night Slash Cheetor
5) BW Convobat (red) & Megalligator (purple)

The resident Rewind... well, half of one :lol:

- Jelze Bunnycat =:3
User avatar
JelZe GoldRabbit
God Of Transformers
Posts: 17374
News Credits: 22
Joined: Thu Feb 17, 2005 6:45 am
Location: McKinney, Texas, USA; Delft, the Netherlands
Strength: 5
Intelligence: 9
Speed: 8
Endurance: 7
Rank: 1
Courage: 6
Skill: 5

Re: Takara Tomy Website Updates: Arms Micron and United

Postby RhA » Thu Aug 30, 2012 3:07 pm

Motto: "BRING ME DANGER!"
JelZe GoldRabbit wrote:
RhA wrote:Are the Minicons translucent?


Doesn't look like it. That means no light piping either.


Judging from what we've seen so far, I think you're right. However, Chainclaw (or whatever Takara is going to call him) sorta looks translucent.
Image
Love thy pretenders.
User avatar
RhA
Guardian Of Seibertron
Posts: 5427
News Credits: 2
Joined: Tue Apr 29, 2003 9:37 am
Location: 1988


Return to Transformers Toys Discussion

Ending Soon On eBay

HASBRO TRANSFORMERS G1 1986 TAKARA AUTOBOT SPACE SHUTTLE SKY LYNX ROBOT FIGURE - Time Remaining: 6 days 42 minutes 26 seconds
1980'S TRANSFORMERS G1 REWIND CASSETTE TAPE FIGURE - Time Remaining: 6 days 57 minutes 22 seconds
G1 Transformers Pretenders Cloudburst Whip Weapon 100% Vintage Original Part - Time Remaining: 6 days 3 hours 42 minutes 57 seconds
Collection Of Transformers Figures Feat. Double Bladed Optimus Prime - Time Remaining: 5 days 6 hours 58 minutes 4 seconds
Transformers Adventure TAV08 Gregevor Action Figure IN STOCK USA SELLER - Time Remaining: 7 days 15 hours 14 minutes
Hasbro Takara Transformers-Bandai VooV-Majorette Marvel Heros X-Men & Inc. Hulk - Time Remaining: 5 days 17 hours 15 minutes 21 seconds
TRANSFORMERS SDCC 2011 Matrix of Leadership Optimus Prime NEW & SEALED - Time Remaining: 5 days 9 hours 1 minute 32 seconds
TRANSFORMERS DOTM Autobot Team Racers Topspin and Leadfoot 2 Pack UNRELEASED New - Time Remaining: 6 days 19 hours 34 minutes 9 seconds
Transformers Podcast: Twincast / Podcast #153 - Last Knights of Cybertron
Twincast / Podcast #153:
"Last Knights of Cybertron"
MP3 · iTunes · RSS · View · Discuss · Ask
Posted: Monday, August 15th, 2016