TF Prime (RID) figures....

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Re: TF Prime (RID) figures....

Postby Rhinox23 » Tue Oct 16, 2012 6:31 pm

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Rhinox23 wrote:FE Optimus:

Far superior to the PRiD figure, he's larger, better colors, sturdier, more accurate transformation (smokestacks, wheels)

I have to partially disagree here. RID Optimus accomplishes the robot mode with everything in its proper place: the chest is the real truck window, the shoulders are the real cab windvane. With some red paint, you can get yourself a more show-accurate Prime. That said, both molds ABSOLUTELY have their merits. But to me, this is kind of a case like FE Cliff vs. RID Cliff: I'm willing to accept a bit less proportional accuracy to the show if it means less cheating parts.


I do agree with you about the windshield, but I still feel like the FE does a much better overall job in the actual transformation. The main thing that wins for me is the lack of back kibble on the FE vs. the PRiD.

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Also, the smokestacks and wheels are where they should be to be show accurate.

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Either way, like you said they both have good qualities. I'm actually getting the PRiD version with a case assortment from BBTS and am looking forward to having him as well!
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Re: TF Prime (RID) figures....

Postby That Bot » Tue Oct 16, 2012 7:18 pm

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Rhinox23 wrote:I do agree with you about the windshield, but I still feel like the FE does a much better overall job in the actual transformation. The main thing that wins for me is the lack of back kibble on the FE vs. the PRiD.

http://www.seibertron.com/images/toys/f ... er-154.jpg

Also, the smokestacks and wheels are where they should be to be show accurate.

http://4.bp.blogspot.com/-jp1amWzfv8w/T ... me+002.jpg

Either way, like you said they both have good qualities. I'm actually getting the PRiD version with a case assortment from BBTS and am looking forward to having him as well!

Fair enough. I do still love FE Prime's look, and I'll probably get him when I can.
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Re: TF Prime (RID) figures....

Postby gbm » Wed Oct 17, 2012 5:44 am

Wow, both Vehicons look amazing. I guess this is a case of "I'll just get them both." :lol:

Afterall, they do look better in pairs, right?
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Re: TF Prime (RID) figures....

Postby RAcast » Wed Oct 17, 2012 8:08 am

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gbm wrote:Wow, both Vehicons look amazing. I guess this is a case of "I'll just get them both." :lol:

Afterall, they do look better in pairs, right?

And they look best in trios! ;) It's not a full team without a jet!
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Re: TF Prime (RID) figures....

Postby gbm » Wed Oct 17, 2012 12:51 pm

Thank god for online purchasing....I think I'll buy me one now. :)
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