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Re: TW-H01 Hardhead

Postby rpetras » Tue Jan 08, 2013 1:01 pm

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If RK or BBTS stock him, I'm in.

I'd like to see the FP versions, but lately, I've preferred the offerings from these guys better.
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Re: TW-H01 Hardhead

Postby necr0blivion » Tue Jan 08, 2013 1:07 pm

Weapon: Null-Ray Rifle
So he's sized somewhere between MP Lambor/Sideswipe and Hegemon. He'll be taller than FP's Code (Chromedome) but "scale" is relative. Intrigued, but I do enjoy my HardHead + HR combo.
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Re: TW-H01 Hardhead

Postby Mkall » Tue Jan 08, 2013 2:12 pm

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Rated X wrote:I need to see the FP version first. I really want him to be the same size as Chromedome. Ill make my choice then even if it costs me a few bucks more. This might pressure FP to do Hardhead next.

You may have to wait a while. I don't think that a Hard Head was among any that has been announced by FP to date.
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Re: TW-H01 Hardhead

Postby Rated X » Tue Jan 08, 2013 2:17 pm

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Mkall wrote:
Rated X wrote:I need to see the FP version first. I really want him to be the same size as Chromedome. Ill make my choice then even if it costs me a few bucks more. This might pressure FP to do Hardhead next.

You may have to wait a while. I don't think that a Hard Head was among any that has been announced by FP to date.



I didnt know that. I might just have to pick this guy up then. I guess I can live with the scale difference since he is a tank. Is Fansproject going to do Highbrow ? If not, Headrobots still has some life blood...

I remember Fansproject concept art for:

Chromedome
Brainstorm
Minerva
weirdwolf
Mindwipe
Skullcruncher painted as Gator Prime
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Re: TW-H01 Hardhead

Postby Mkall » Tue Jan 08, 2013 3:24 pm

Weapon: Twin Sonic Cannons
Rated X wrote:
Mkall wrote:
Rated X wrote:I need to see the FP version first. I really want him to be the same size as Chromedome. Ill make my choice then even if it costs me a few bucks more. This might pressure FP to do Hardhead next.

You may have to wait a while. I don't think that a Hard Head was among any that has been announced by FP to date.



I didnt know that. I might just have to pick this guy up then. I guess I can live with the scale difference since he is a tank. Is Fansproject going to do Highbrow ? If not, Headrobots still has some life blood...

I remember Fansproject concept art for:

Chromedome
Brainstorm
Minerva
weirdwolf
Mindwipe
Skullcruncher painted as Gator Prime

Aye, that's all we've seen to date. I'm hoping they'll continue the line thought. Come on Horrorcons!
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Re: TW-H01 Hardhead

Postby NTESHFT » Tue Jan 08, 2013 6:38 pm

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Re: TW-H01 Hardhead

Postby Stormrider » Tue Jan 08, 2013 8:58 pm

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Mkall wrote:
daimchoc wrote:Toyworld Price: http://www.toyworld.jp/cms_item.php?id=15


TW-H01 72.9USD 2013

That's a pretty decent price. It's a good looking fig, but I'm still happy with my Classics Hard Head + HeadRobots kit.


Yes, I am too. Which Hardhead HeadRobots kit do you have? I have Hothead, but wish I had the comic version.
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Re: TW-H01 Hardhead

Postby Mkall » Wed Jan 09, 2013 10:36 am

Weapon: Twin Sonic Cannons
Stormrider wrote:
Mkall wrote:
daimchoc wrote:Toyworld Price: http://www.toyworld.jp/cms_item.php?id=15


TW-H01 72.9USD 2013

That's a pretty decent price. It's a good looking fig, but I'm still happy with my Classics Hard Head + HeadRobots kit.


Yes, I am too. Which Hardhead HeadRobots kit do you have? I have Hothead, but wish I had the comic version.

I actually have both, but right now I'm using the Comic version.
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Re: TW-H01 Hardhead

Postby Thadicon » Thu Jan 10, 2013 5:27 am

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Re: TW-H01 Hardhead

Postby daimchoc » Thu Jan 10, 2013 5:41 am

TW-H01 HardBone


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Re: TW-H01 Hardhead

Postby NOS » Thu Jan 10, 2013 6:03 am

Excellent looking figure if a bit... too neon green for my taste. I'll hold out for a FP Hardhead.

I'm just not really seeing this as Hardhead for some reason, but still an excellent looking figure.

Maybe as a pre-Beast Wars Rhinox?
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Re: TW-H01 Hardhead

Postby daimchoc » Thu Jan 10, 2013 7:06 am

Compared to Function X Code, the headmaster on Hardbone has articulation, and Code has ankle tilts... :lol:
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Re: TW-H01 Hardhead

Postby Sodan-1 » Thu Jan 10, 2013 10:32 am

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Oh my God! How wrong was I about this figure? :oops:

I still think the tank mode is a little flat, and it's looking like he may be big enough to go toe-to-toe with Universe Hardhead (which equals a bit too big for me), but it's really looking like a badass figure. The colours need a little work (less neon green and perhaps grey up the black) and 'Duros' needs a complete palette overhaul, but I think I'm actually onboard for this guy.
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Re: TW-H01 Hardhead

Postby Agamemnon » Thu Jan 10, 2013 10:40 am

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I too am now tempted. The size difference doesn't really bother me much. It makes sense to have a larger, kick-ass weapons specialist...
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Re: TW-H01 Hardhead

Postby roBROmanceFTW » Thu Jan 10, 2013 11:40 am

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Do like! Toyworld has definitely blind-sighted me with their offerings! But when, oh when, will we get to at least see prototype images of their Optimus? :BOOM:
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Re: TW-H01 Hardhead

Postby Nemesis Maximo » Thu Jan 10, 2013 12:48 pm

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daimchoc wrote:TW-H01 HardBone


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Sorry if I'm a bit off topic here...but who is he standing next to in that last pic? Is that supposed to be that Throttlebot guy?
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Re: TW-H01 Hardhead

Postby Mkall » Thu Jan 10, 2013 1:26 pm

Weapon: Twin Sonic Cannons
Nemesis Maximo wrote:Sorry if I'm a bit off topic here...but who is he standing next to in that last pic? Is that supposed to be that Throttlebot guy?

That's Aurora, the next Throttlebot to be released (hopefully) soon. It's a homage to Searchlight.

As for Hardbone... Hells yeah!
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Re: TW-H01 Hardhead

Postby daimchoc » Thu Jan 10, 2013 1:26 pm

Nemesis Maximo wrote:
daimchoc wrote:TW-H01 HardBone
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Sorry if I'm a bit off topic here...but who is he standing next to in that last pic? Is that supposed to be that Throttlebot guy?


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Re: TW-H01 Hardhead

Postby Mekatron » Thu Jan 10, 2013 2:01 pm

Make the faceplate yellow & mute the green a bit and it'd be perfect! Either way, I'll definitely be preordering the second it's available.
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Re: TW-H01 Hardhead

Postby craggy » Thu Jan 10, 2013 3:05 pm

hardbone, eh?



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I wonder how he looks next to TFC's Aerialbots combiner?
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Re: TW-H01 Hardhead

Postby Rated X » Thu Jan 10, 2013 3:16 pm

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Now I like it. Im all in the moment it becomes available.

But "Hardbone" ??? LMAO :lol: That is so wrong...
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Re: TW-H01 Hardhead

Postby Stormrider » Thu Jan 10, 2013 11:51 pm

Weapon: Atom-Smasher Cannon
Hmmm.... I am liking it but as others have mentioned a little bright on the green. And the headmaster needs some beige.
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Re: TW-H01 Hardhead

Postby Mekatron » Fri Jan 11, 2013 12:21 pm

Preorders up at BBTS

Can't say I'm thrilled with the price...
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Re: TW-H01 Hardhead

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Re: TW-H01 Hardhead

Postby Mkall » Fri Jan 11, 2013 12:24 pm

Weapon: Twin Sonic Cannons
Mekatron wrote:Preorders up at BBTS

Can't say I'm thrilled with the price...

Me neighter, but considering it's larger and beefier than Chromedome, it may be about right.

Preordered nonetheless.
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