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Re: TFC Toys Iron Army Promo Images

Postby Gauntlet101010 » Tue Jun 05, 2012 8:40 pm

I think they could have made a bunch of these when PCC were in their heyday. There's two sets I'd be down for: the Protectobots and the Dinobots.

Sure, the Dinobots wouldn't have Grimlock as the center and you have one extra spot (provided you don't want Grimmy as a mere limb ... Paddles maybe?). On the other had it'd be a great, cheap way to get us some Classics Dinobots and we can just ignore the combining feature if we wanted to go that route.

The Protectobots are almost a no brainer to me since there's so little competition. Just add in a couple replacement heads for the Hot Spot and you're good. I was never a big Defensor guy; they didn't sell him like they sold all the other original combiners, so if they made limbs for the Protectobot set I'd definately pick him up.
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Re: TFC Toys Iron Army Promo Images

Postby mattwhite924 » Thu Jun 07, 2012 7:03 pm

I just got these guys in today, and they aren't half bad. They are a bit bigger than I expected them to be, so that was a nice surprise. I do wish that he would have come with a rifle for combined mode. The plane's weapons combine, but it just doesn't look very good. If you have PRiD Arcee, her gun makes for a decent rifle for him.

I was never able to find a decent size comparison before, so now that I have it I figure I might as well give you all one. Hopefully it's helpful to anyone thinking about getting these.

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Re: TFC Toys Iron Army Promo Images

Postby craggy » Thu Jun 07, 2012 7:11 pm

mattwhite924 wrote:I just got these guys in today, and they aren't half bad. They are a bit bigger than I expected them to be, so that was a nice surprise. I do wish that he would have come with a rifle for combined mode. The plane's weapons combine, but it just doesn't look very good. If you have PRiD Arcee, her gun makes for a decent rifle for him.

I was never able to find a decent size comparison before, so now that I have it I figure I might as well give you all one. Hopefully it's helpful to anyone thinking about getting these.

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thanks for the info matt, good to know these are shipping (oh so many 3rd party products, and official ones often too, miss their estimated arrival dates by a looooooong time)

any chance you could pop them limbs on the desert camo version of the mold so I can see how it looks, since that's the only one I have?
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Re: TFC Toys Iron Army Promo Images

Postby mattwhite924 » Thu Jun 07, 2012 7:43 pm

craggy wrote:any chance you could pop them limbs on the desert camo version of the mold so I can see how it looks, since that's the only one I have?


No problem.

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Re: TFC Toys Iron Army Promo Images

Postby craggy » Fri Jun 08, 2012 5:00 am

thanks, Matt! This looks plenty decent. Will probably wait til I get paid at the end of this month, but am looking forward to getting these guys and hope that TFC make more.
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Re: TFC Toys Iron Army Promo Images

Postby RK_Striker_JK_5 » Fri Jun 08, 2012 5:31 pm

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Cool pics, Matt. :) I'm glad my pair is arriving Tuesday.
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Re: TFC Toys Iron Army Promo Images

Postby Motorthing » Wed Jun 27, 2012 3:58 pm

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Finally got mine from BBTS and I'm glad I did, even if only for the tanks as they are a decent size and great little bots. Well done TFC, I'm impressed.
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Re: TFC Toys Iron Army Promo Images

Postby RK_Striker_JK_5 » Wed Jun 27, 2012 4:44 pm

Motto: ""I am a warrior. Let the battle be joined.""
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Got mine and am also impressed. Good vehicle and robot modes and they are a metric ton better than the drone limbs. SO much more stable and better looking.
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Re: TFC Toys Iron Army Promo Images

Postby njb902 » Wed Jun 27, 2012 5:13 pm

I would love to get these but no way am I paying that price.........they do look awesome though!
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