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Re: Transformers Asia Exclusive G1 Sixshot Reissue Premium Packaging Revealed

Postby MightyMagnus78 » Tue Jul 17, 2012 12:39 pm

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Overcracker wrote:So where's the much touted Leather?????

I'm torn though... I want this, but not for that price.


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Re: Transformers Asia Exclusive G1 Sixshot Reissue Premium Packaging Revealed

Postby UltraMason » Tue Jul 17, 2012 1:12 pm

Why does Sixshot need chrome guns? ******.

I'm sure the bigwig collectors are all over this. I'll wait the extra 4 years for a 'tru exclusive' or whatever they do.

And yea, a nice 3rd party Hexatron or whatever it was, would be better at that price. Toy collecting is getting a little too big for its britches in this economy. I live in the US, we're on our way to being a poor country. (thats all Im gonna say about that) :-B
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Re: Transformers Asia Exclusive G1 Sixshot Reissue Premium Packaging Revealed

Postby MGrotusque » Tue Jul 17, 2012 1:55 pm

Plus his wings aren't chromed!! Like G1 is.

What a rip off.

I also agree that they will prolly see it as a lack of interest and not acknowledge that it is a WAY overpriced release with too many unnecessary bells and whistles (packaging).
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Re: Transformers Asia Exclusive G1 Sixshot Reissue Premium Packaging Revealed

Postby Hoitytoity » Tue Jul 17, 2012 2:37 pm

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Box is nice, but totally unnecessary. And frankly I think the white guns look better with him than the chrome.

I'll stick with my G1, thanks >:oP
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Re: Transformers Asia Exclusive G1 Sixshot Reissue Premium Packaging Revealed

Postby JelZe GoldRabbit » Tue Jul 17, 2012 2:42 pm

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monstergrotusque wrote:Plus his wings aren't chromed!! Like G1 is.


G1 Sixshot had metal only at the base of the wings, not the wings themselves ;)

And it looks like you're paying more for the box than for the figure. Not that that's a bad things mind you, I like keeping my boxes. ;)
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Re: Transformers Asia Exclusive G1 Sixshot Reissue Premium Packaging Revealed

Postby DISCHARGE » Tue Jul 17, 2012 3:15 pm

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Overcracker wrote:So where's the much touted Leather?????

I'm torn though... I want this, but not for that price.



The packaging does look textured like leather could be.
I like it, doubt I'll get it.
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Re: Transformers Asia Exclusive G1 Sixshot Reissue Premium Packaging Revealed

Postby Flux Convoy » Tue Jul 17, 2012 5:45 pm

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Well, I can cross my fingers for a regular release and wait. I guess I'll wait until at least Botcon before I start pursuing a previous release.
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Re: Transformers Asia Exclusive G1 Sixshot Reissue Premium Packaging Revealed

Postby Ultra Markus » Tue Jul 17, 2012 5:56 pm

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wow that's 211 us dollars thats 135 dollars worth of bling on that toy
i would pay that for a masterpiece version though
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Re: Transformers Asia Exclusive G1 Sixshot Reissue Premium Packaging Revealed

Postby Stormrider » Tue Jul 17, 2012 6:08 pm

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The paint apps are very nice but this is one of the most overpriced figures of the year.
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Re: Transformers Asia Exclusive G1 Sixshot Reissue Premium Packaging Revealed

Postby xyl360 » Tue Jul 17, 2012 11:14 pm

My preorder on BBTS is still in and I'm keeping it so far. I notice the blue/green paint on his chest is also metallic, which looks really nice and the chrome guns look decent.

I may drop the preorder, but I've got a sneaking suspicion that the price is actually going to drop on this thing at some point prior to release unless there's much more to it that they haven't revealed yet.
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Re: Transformers Asia Exclusive G1 Sixshot Reissue Premium Packaging Revealed

Postby fenrir72 » Wed Jul 18, 2012 2:19 am

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What? No chrome wing?
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Re: Transformers Asia Exclusive G1 Sixshot Reissue Premium Packaging Revealed

Postby RhA » Wed Jul 18, 2012 5:04 am

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G1 or bust.

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Re: Transformers Asia Exclusive G1 Sixshot Reissue Premium Packaging Revealed

Postby starfish » Fri Jul 20, 2012 8:32 am

I thought that the reason this is so expensive is because it's a convention exclusive? Not available in the shops?

That probably explains the price.
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