Submit News Contact Us Translate Sign in Join

TF4: BumbleBee toy overload again?

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.

TF4: BumbleBee toy overload again?

Postby SkyWarpsGhost » Mon Jul 15, 2013 2:41 pm

Weapon: Dual Photon Launchers
With the sightings of three different BumbleBees (60s camaro, movie 1-3 and TF4 facelift/new camaro) on set of the new movie. I'm taking an educated guess to say that we will be seeing a shed load of yellow on shelves next year when the movie comes out.

With all the different class sizes etc do you think Hasbro will try and milk the 1-3 movie car/mold again (huge amount of different deluxe molds)? As well as doing new molds for the 60s and new camaro?

Personally I'd love the 60s camaro in a Human Alliance class size :x
MOC Kreo/Legoformer Sentinel Prime
moc-kreo-legoformer-sentinel-prime-t98257.php
MOC Kreo/Legoformer Nemesis Prime v2
moc-kreo-legoformer-nemesis-prime-v2-t97374s100.php
MOC Kreo/Legoformer Dotm Megatron
moc-kreo-legoformer-megatron-t97289.php
MOC Kreo/Legoformer Prime and Magnus
transforming-legokreoformer-optimus-magnus-t94770s200.php
SkyWarpsGhost
Vehicon
Posts: 392
News Credits: 1
Joined: Thu Nov 10, 2011 11:38 am
Location: Belfast N.I.
Strength: 8
Intelligence: 7
Speed: Infinity
Endurance: 8
Rank: 8
Courage: 6
Firepower: 9
Skill: 7

Re: TF4: BumbleBee toy overload again?

Postby ScottyP » Mon Jul 15, 2013 3:16 pm

Weapon: Battle Blades
Oh, I'm sure we'll have a flood of more bees. Given the stuff coming out, the amount of releases of that character aren't slowing down.

What we can hope for is the continued more appropriate case ratios. No more 5 Bumblebees in a case of 8 figures kind of stuff.
Listen to me ramble about robots on the Seibertron.com Twincast / Podcast.
Every once in a blue moon I write stuff about things on my blog.
I have a lot of Transformers, check them out on my shmax.com page.
Looking for Micromaster Spinner, rare Minicons and Star Saber's Rifle. PM me if you have these for sale!
User avatar
ScottyP
Brainmaster
Posts: 1376
News Credits: 38
Joined: Wed May 03, 2006 3:42 pm
Location: Raleigh, NC
Buy from ScottyP on eBay

Re: TF4: BumbleBee toy overload again?

Postby Mkall » Mon Jul 15, 2013 3:55 pm

Weapon: Twin Sonic Cannons
ScottyP wrote:What we can hope for is the continued more appropriate case ratios. No more 5 Bumblebees in a case of 8 figures kind of stuff.

That's all I want to see too. Sure there will be Bumblebees, a veritable hive of them, and there's not much we can do about them. I just want to see them in moderation; no more than 2 per case of 8 would be sufficient IMO.
Image

My Collection! Updated April 21, 2013
User avatar
Mkall
God Of Transformers
Posts: 14021
News Credits: 37
Joined: Sat Sep 27, 2003 6:50 pm
Strength: 7
Intelligence: 8
Speed: 6
Endurance: 6
Rank: 8
Courage: 8
Firepower: 6
Skill: 10

Re: TF4: BumbleBee toy overload again?

Postby Arctorro » Mon Jul 15, 2013 6:12 pm

Motto: ""A beast form is the right of all sentient beings.""
Weapon: Battle Blades
I couldn't care less about how many Bumblebees there are in each movie case. When the movie lines dominate I save boatloads of cash ;)
Image

Monkey arms for the win!
User avatar
Arctorro
Godmaster
Posts: 1516
News Credits: 2
Joined: Mon Oct 15, 2012 6:24 pm
Location: Victoria, Australia
Strength: 6
Intelligence: 8
Speed: 9
Endurance: 8
Rank: 7
Courage: 9
Firepower: 9
Skill: 10+

Re: TF4: BumbleBee toy overload again?

Postby Erailea » Mon Jul 15, 2013 6:43 pm

One can only hope Hasbro lightens up on the yellow swarm...
User avatar
Erailea
Transmetal Warrior
Posts: 849
News Credits: 1
Joined: Wed Jul 06, 2011 12:01 pm

Re: TF4: BumbleBee toy overload again?

Postby gavinfuzzy » Tue Jul 16, 2013 5:20 am

Motto: "Secrets are the foundations of success"
Weapon: Sub-Machine Gun
Since next year is the official 30h year, I'll not be surprised if the Movie stuff falls under Generations...
Add me as a friend on facebook ---> http://www.facebook.com/gavinlimkj
User avatar
gavinfuzzy
Godmaster
Posts: 1845
News Credits: 11
Joined: Tue Jun 09, 2009 10:14 pm
Location: Singapore
Watch gavinfuzzy on YouTube
Strength: 8
Intelligence: 10
Speed: 6
Endurance: 6
Rank: 8
Courage: 8
Firepower: 7
Skill: 7

Re: TF4: BumbleBee toy overload again?

Postby GuyIncognito » Tue Jul 16, 2013 8:07 am

Transformers 4: Year of the Bee

;)
User avatar
GuyIncognito
Faction Commander
Posts: 4646
News Credits: 12
Joined: Thu Dec 06, 2007 9:06 am
Location: Bucks County, Pennsylvania
Buy from GuyIncognito on eBay

Re: TF4: BumbleBee toy overload again?

Postby paul053 » Tue Jul 16, 2013 8:39 am

And I'm buying none of them. So I won't be worry about them too much.
User avatar
paul053
Brainmaster
Posts: 1479
News Credits: 2
Joined: Fri Sep 04, 2009 8:02 am
Location: Plymouth, MN
Buy from paul053 on eBay

Re: TF4: BumbleBee toy overload again?

Postby njb902 » Tue Jul 16, 2013 8:55 am

Beast hunters seemed to get it about right for case assortment, so maybe there is hope.
njb902
Gestalt
Posts: 2563
News Credits: 1
Joined: Thu Mar 22, 2012 4:50 am

Re: TF4: BumbleBee toy overload again?

Postby Dead Metal » Tue Jul 16, 2013 1:35 pm

Motto: "Don't do drugs, beer's cheaper anyway!"
It's a movie line, so of course it consists to 70% of Bumblebee, it's tradition.
Image


Jeep! wrote:Why do I imagine Dead Metal sounding exactly like Arnie?
Intah-wib-buls?

Blurrz wrote:10/10

Leave it to Dead Metal to have the word 'Pronz' in his signature.
User avatar
Dead Metal
God Of Transformers
Posts: 13816
News Credits: 34
Joined: Tue May 01, 2007 5:18 am

Re: TF4: BumbleBee toy overload again?

Postby JelZe GoldRabbit » Tue Jul 16, 2013 2:10 pm

Motto: "The only good is knowledge, and the only evil is ignorance."
Weapon: Dual Bladed Sword
We've already had a Bumblebee overload, since 2009:

Sabrina-Online #512: A swarm of Bumblebees
Sabrina-Online #592: How about we call you Bruce?

Courtesy of Sabrina-Online by Eric W. Schwartz. :)
"I have Autism and I'm proud of it!" - Myself

"If you try to please everyone, nobody will like it" - a very wise guy.

Top 5 Priorities:

1) BW Neo X-7 Elphaorpha
2) RiD Landfill (Heavy Load acquired)
3) Universe 2003 Night Slash Cheetor
4) Arms Micron Terrorcon Bumblebee
5) BW Convobat (red) & Megalligator (purple)

- Jelze Bunnycat =:3
User avatar
JelZe GoldRabbit
God Of Transformers
Posts: 14582
News Credits: 20
Joined: Thu Feb 17, 2005 5:45 am
Location: Delft, the Netherlands; McKinney, Texas, USA
Strength: 5
Intelligence: 9
Speed: 8
Endurance: 7
Rank: 1
Courage: 6
Skill: 5

Re: TF4: BumbleBee toy overload again?

Postby Judas_Warlord » Sat Sep 21, 2013 5:35 pm

Motto: "Let them do all the work, then swoop in and pick up the pieces...."
Weapon: Twin Shoulder-Mounted Rocket Launchers
I'm going to be honest. The only movie figures I was ever interested in/bought was Blackout/Grindor. However, if they would release a third generation (80's) Camaro Iroc-Z Bumblebee, I would be the first person in line to cop one.
I like my beat down low and my top let back.
Judas_Warlord
Mini-Con
Posts: 34
Joined: Sun Sep 08, 2013 1:17 pm
Strength: 5
Intelligence: 7
Speed: 9
Endurance: 8
Rank: 5
Courage: 4
Firepower: 8
Skill: 7

Re: TF4: BumbleBee toy overload again?

Postby fenrir72 » Sat Sep 21, 2013 9:25 pm

Motto: "Power to the strong and the right!"
Weapon: Plasma Cannon
My eyes..............blinding!
Current collection status

Number of TFs:400 +
Rarest TF: Fortmax,Pretenders Metalhawk,KissPlayers Sparkbots,Tomy FE Optimus Prime, custom E-hobby Orion Pax, MP-01 2004, Classics Ultra Magnus, henkei Convoy + FP Trailer, e-hobby Roadrage,iPod G1 colors Convoy
Latest TF:MP Wheeljack,30th Jetfire,Windblade
Wanted TFs:Abominus, Computron, Road Caesar, Leo Kaizer, G1 Scorponok, G1 dinobots, Grandus
Impossible Dream TFs:Overlord,Galaxyshuttle,Black Zarak, Monstructor or Dinoking
User avatar
fenrir72
City Commander
Posts: 3842
News Credits: 5
Joined: Wed Aug 10, 2005 3:37 am
Location: SEA
Buy from fenrir72 on eBay
Strength: 9
Intelligence: 9
Speed: 6
Endurance: 10+
Rank: 9
Courage: 10
Firepower: 8
Skill: 9


Return to Transformers Toys Discussion