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Re: Transformers Prime Hauls Thread..

Postby darkjedi187 » Tue Nov 13, 2012 6:48 am

Found Kup and Rumble yesterday at Walmart. They have really gotten small and the price went up. $15 each.
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Re: Transformers Prime Hauls Thread..

Postby grimdragon2001 » Wed Nov 14, 2012 9:03 pm

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snagged a cyberverse Skyquake today. glad I went to walmart on that whim
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Re: Transformers Prime Hauls Thread..

Postby FortMacs » Wed Nov 14, 2012 11:38 pm

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Picked up prime Ultra Magnus, Thundertron, and Cyberverse megatron.
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Re: Transformers Prime Hauls Thread..

Postby JelZe GoldRabbit » Sat Nov 17, 2012 11:08 am

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Thanks to me putting slices of leftover pizza in the freezer instead of the fridge, my wife cracked one of her nails when trying to try them apart. :oops: Off to The Hague again for a quick fix, and ran into a Sinterklaas parade afterwards. I even got a present from the saint himself. Ok, I bought it myself

Prime Dead End

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Re: Transformers Prime Hauls Thread..

Postby datguy86 » Tue Nov 27, 2012 3:23 pm

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Just ordered AM Smokescreen since I apparently hate my wallet and need to have all the show toys. Still on the fence about Nemesis Prime.

Edit: Crap I ordered him. Just need Skyquake now.
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Re: Transformers Prime Hauls Thread..

Postby Autobot032 » Tue Nov 27, 2012 7:39 pm

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datguy86 wrote:Just ordered AM Smokescreen


Same here. TFSource? (I checked all the other known retailers, they were the only US seller that had him in stock.)
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Re: Transformers Prime Hauls Thread..

Postby datguy86 » Tue Nov 27, 2012 10:56 pm

Motto: "SHEEAGH!"
I order on e-bay if I miss it on BBTS. The prices are reasonable and many offer free overseas shipping for basic shipments. And many of these places have gotten me import games in the past.

I'm also afraid to order from TF Source since I would either buy TFC's Hercules or pre-order the Fansproject's warbug dudes. I'm a scary impulse buyer.
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Re: Transformers Prime Hauls Thread..

Postby Hiryu02 » Wed Nov 28, 2012 8:40 am

Whoever was talking about ALDI having hard to find figures was right! Walked in one of my local ones and they had two display boxes willed with Vehicon, Airachnid, Dead End, Ratchet and Knock out. Not a BB to be seen...
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Re: Transformers Prime Hauls Thread..

Postby Pretender Skywarp » Fri Nov 30, 2012 8:17 am

JelZe GoldRabbit wrote:Thanks to me putting slices of leftover pizza in the freezer instead of the fridge, my wife cracked one of her nails when trying to try them apart. :oops: Off to The Hague again for a quick fix, and ran into a Sinterklaas parade afterwards. I even got a present from the saint himself. Ok, I bought it myself

Prime Dead End

Yes, Prime Deluxe Waves 3 and 4 have hit the Netherlands, as well as Commander Wave 2 with Skyquake. I saw them last week, with Dead End, Knock Out and Airachnid, but only saw a single Dead End today.

I love my wife :x


Glad your part of the continent is getting the love too :D

Hopefully your not getting gouged too much with the Euro, anyways, my contribution today is an AM Orion Pax from Kapow Toys. The Hellflame and Rainbow Shield Micron teams continue to elude me...
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Re: Transformers Prime Hauls Thread..

Postby JelZe GoldRabbit » Fri Nov 30, 2012 8:45 am

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Pretender Skywarp wrote:
JelZe GoldRabbit wrote:Thanks to me putting slices of leftover pizza in the freezer instead of the fridge, my wife cracked one of her nails when trying to try them apart. :oops: Off to The Hague again for a quick fix, and ran into a Sinterklaas parade afterwards. I even got a present from the saint himself. Ok, I bought it myself

Prime Dead End

Yes, Prime Deluxe Waves 3 and 4 have hit the Netherlands, as well as Commander Wave 2 with Skyquake. I saw them last week, with Dead End, Knock Out and Airachnid, but only saw a single Dead End today.

I love my wife :x


Glad your part of the continent is getting the love too :D

Hopefully your not getting gouged too much with the Euro, anyways, my contribution today is an AM Orion Pax from Kapow Toys. The Hellflame and Rainbow Shield Micron teams continue to elude me...


Last I read Hellflame Gul will be made available again on December 1st, to compliment Shining Gra B and Terrorcon Zori, all AEON exclusives. The three form the Solar Ion Arrow Super Combo Weapon, with Ion Energon Crystals.

Here's the promotion page
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Re: Transformers Prime Hauls Thread..

Postby PrymeStriker » Sat Dec 01, 2012 5:47 pm

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Went to Wal Mart today and they had Voyager Ultra Magnus! I almost pee'd my pants. :oops:

So, of course, I grabbed him. :D
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Re: Transformers Prime Hauls Thread..

Postby Pretender Skywarp » Wed Dec 05, 2012 2:17 pm

JelZe GoldRabbit wrote:
Pretender Skywarp wrote:
JelZe GoldRabbit wrote:Thanks to me putting slices of leftover pizza in the freezer instead of the fridge, my wife cracked one of her nails when trying to try them apart. :oops: Off to The Hague again for a quick fix, and ran into a Sinterklaas parade afterwards. I even got a present from the saint himself. Ok, I bought it myself

Prime Dead End

Yes, Prime Deluxe Waves 3 and 4 have hit the Netherlands, as well as Commander Wave 2 with Skyquake. I saw them last week, with Dead End, Knock Out and Airachnid, but only saw a single Dead End today.

I love my wife :x


Glad your part of the continent is getting the love too :D

Hopefully your not getting gouged too much with the Euro, anyways, my contribution today is an AM Orion Pax from Kapow Toys. The Hellflame and Rainbow Shield Micron teams continue to elude me...


Last I read Hellflame Gul will be made available again on December 1st, to compliment Shining Gra B and Terrorcon Zori, all AEON exclusives. The three form the Solar Ion Arrow Super Combo Weapon, with Ion Energon Crystals.

Here's the promotion page


Thanks for the pointer, as you can well imagine, my Japanese is non existent!

If all goes well tho'; I should have something pretty cool to post in this thread soon....
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Re: Transformers Prime Hauls Thread..

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Re: Transformers Prime Hauls Thread..

Postby That Bot » Wed Dec 05, 2012 3:39 pm

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On Monday I picked up Voyagers Ultra Magnus and Thundertron. I like them both, Magnust could just use a bit more red and silver on the torso.
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Re: Transformers Prime Hauls Thread..

Postby grimdragon2001 » Wed Dec 05, 2012 9:59 pm

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Monday I got AM Thundercracker, AM Nemesis Prime, FE Optimus Prime, and HFTD Brimstone
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Re: Transformers Prime Hauls Thread..

Postby That Bot » Thu Dec 06, 2012 12:44 am

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I snagged a Kup tonight, unfortunately the store didn't have Rumble. Him, Shadow Strike Bee, Starscream, and Skyquake are now the only PRID figures I'm missing.
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Re: Transformers Prime Hauls Thread..

Postby Mykltron » Thu Dec 06, 2012 5:21 am

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Got AM Jet Vehicon yesterday. Great stuff! Apart from the pink he's great. He seems to have better leg articulation than the Car Vehicon.
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Re: Transformers Prime Hauls Thread..

Postby PrymeStriker » Sat Dec 08, 2012 9:20 pm

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Today, I picked up the First Edition Entertainment Pack with Deluxe Optimus & Megatron w/ Jack, Miko, and Raf at TRU. :KREMZEEK:
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Re: Transformers Prime Hauls Thread..

Postby That Bot » Sat Dec 08, 2012 11:16 pm

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I've been eyeing that. Is it good?
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Re: Transformers Prime Hauls Thread..

Postby RAcast » Sat Dec 08, 2012 11:40 pm

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That Bot wrote:I've been eyeing that. Is it good?

Optimus is pretty derpy, but Megatron is alright.
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Re: Transformers Prime Hauls Thread..

Postby PrymeStriker » Sat Dec 08, 2012 11:48 pm

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That Bot wrote:I've been eyeing that. Is it good?


Very. I especially like Megatron's jet mode. The 'bots are definitely not one for scale, but they're really good (Megatron more so than Optimus).

The primary reason I got this is for the figurines of the three children, which would be perfectly accurate if Miko had the "alien" on her shirt with a little more pink streaks in her hair. Also, I would've preferred Raf had better painted shoes and Jack have painted shoes period, but that's just being too nit-picky.

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Re: Transformers Prime Hauls Thread..

Postby Autobot032 » Sun Dec 09, 2012 1:33 pm

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The kids are really the selling point of the entire set, and they are fantastic. They molded insane amounts of detail on the figurines. The paint apps are actually quite good for such a small scale. (I can't understand why larger figures have such derpy paint apps...)

Their heads turn, but I wouldn't risk Miko's. Mine, like several others, has a neck that's too tight and the head wants to tear off, literally.
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Re: Transformers Prime Hauls Thread..

Postby Pretender Skywarp » Mon Dec 10, 2012 8:49 am

Hard to believe that it's nearly a year since I started this thread :D

In that time I've been a really big fan of the Prime line, faults and all. From the ping-pong decision making over the FE's, thru to the spotty distribution of the main line (I'm looking at you Vehicon!), the aesthetic has really captured me.

From a collectors standpoint, Hasbro and Takara have really taken this line in two different direction. No longer do we just have to choose if we want metallic paint or not, but if we want a Mini-con or not and the number of Takara only paint schemes is well into double figures now.

I love the Arms Microns, I can see why people don't like the sticker sheets, but one fans Armada Sideswipe is another fans Masterpiece Convoy. I couldn't afford to buy AM over the Hasbro editions, so I figured since the Microns were pricey, I might as well make it worth while. With that thought I tried to collect as many "campaign" Microns as I could, to make a really interesting compliment to my PRID collection.

To date Takara have released no less than 26 promotional Microns so far :shock:

Those of you that have followed some of my posts will have seen that I have managed to acquire a fair few, with only two sub-sets having eluded me so far....

This morning the postman arrived with my latest purchase, a Micron I had dismissed as being made of unobtanium and that I didn't think I would even see for sale, let alone buy.

My Christmas present to myself is Lucky Draw Golden Hades :DANCE:

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Re: Transformers Prime Hauls Thread..

Postby Generator_G1 » Mon Dec 10, 2012 10:19 am

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Re: Transformers Prime Hauls Thread..

Postby JelZe GoldRabbit » Mon Dec 10, 2012 10:41 am

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Pretender Skywarp wrote:This morning the postman arrived with my latest purchase, a Micron I had dismissed as being made of unobtanium and that I didn't think I would even see for sale, let alone buy.

My Christmas present to myself is Lucky Draw Golden Hades :DANCE:


Holy cow, that's quite a catch! He must have cost you a lot of money! :shock:

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