Kabaya Series 5 In-Hand Images

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.

Re: Kabaya Series 5 In-Hand Images

Postby JelZe GoldRabbit » Sun Apr 22, 2012 1:25 pm

Motto: "The only good is knowledge, and the only evil is ignorance."
Weapon: Dual Bladed Sword
Sabrblade wrote:
JelZe GoldRabbit wrote:"Skyphaser, Transform!"
Close, "Skyfeather". :-B


Right, it would have been "Sukaifeiza" otherwise.
"I have Autism and I'm proud of it!" - Myself

Top 5 Priorities:

1) BW Neo X-7 Elphaorpha
2) RiD Grimlock, Hightower & Wedge
3) Energon Sledge, Duststorm, Bonecrusher & Wideload
4) Universe 2003 Night Slash Cheetor
5) BW Convobat (red) & Megalligator (purple)

The resident Rewind... well, half of one :lol:

- Jelze Bunnycat =:3
User avatar
JelZe GoldRabbit
God Of Transformers
Posts: 17375
News Credits: 22
Joined: Thu Feb 17, 2005 6:45 am
Location: McKinney, Texas, USA; Delft, the Netherlands
Strength: 5
Intelligence: 9
Speed: 8
Endurance: 7
Rank: 1
Courage: 6
Skill: 5

Re: Kabaya Series 5 In-Hand Images

Postby kirbenvost » Sun Apr 22, 2012 2:42 pm

Motto: "Deal with it."
Weapon: Sniper Rifle
-Kanrabat- wrote:
Godzillabot Primal wrote:
-Kanrabat- wrote:You guys say they are "candy toys".

Can we eat them? how do they taste? I do hope the stickers are edible.


The reason behind being called candy toys is each set comes with a sugar candy


I had my doubts it was something like that. I just couldn't resist.

Beside, the sturdiness question remain. I don't want to spend a fortune on toys that will look and feel like some dollar store knock-off.


Think of it this way: They're more like small snap-together model kits, since you have to build them yourself, and have comparable quality. They have very limited articulation and basically fit together by snapping and pressing parts together, and while the molds are quite detailed, all the 'paint' details you would see on a full figure are stickers instead. Sometimes you have to disassemble them to transform them. So the plastic quality is better than a knockoff you'd find in a dollar store and they aren't going to break easily, but they are more like tiny models with an added novelty of transformation than real figures. The stickers can make them look a little cheap if not applied well. If you have painting skills they could definitely be done up to look really cool though. That said, they look very awesome displayed with small-scale figures:

Image

Image
Last edited by kirbenvost on Sun Apr 22, 2012 2:55 pm, edited 1 time in total.
User avatar
kirbenvost
Matrix Keeper
Posts: 8798
News Credits: 11
Joined: Wed Jun 09, 2004 3:57 am
Location: Vancouver BC
Buy from kirbenvost on eBay
Strength: 6
Intelligence: 8
Speed: 10+
Endurance: 7
Rank: 7
Courage: 8
Firepower: 9
Skill: 10

Re: Kabaya Series 5 In-Hand Images

Postby El Duque » Sun Apr 22, 2012 2:44 pm

Motto: "I ain't got time to bleed!"
Weapon: Gattling Gun
Our friends at the Transformers Galaxy Hong Kong Fans Group facebook page have posted a nice gallery of Kabaya Series 5, which features Deathsaurus, War for Cybertron Optimus Prime, and Hot Spot. Deathsaurus gets most of the love, but we get a good look at all three. Images mirrored below.

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image


Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image

Image
User avatar
El Duque
Matrix Keeper
Posts: 9921
News Credits: 90
Joined: Sun Apr 01, 2007 9:57 pm
Location: tornado alley

Re: Kabaya Series 5 In-Hand Images

Postby RAcast » Sun Apr 22, 2012 3:02 pm

Motto: "Can't stop, so what! That's how I like it!"
Weapon: Rocket Launcher
Deathsaurus is cool, but I think Hotspot looks pretty great! Shame WFC OP's head is kinda...funky looking.
Old fasioned games!
And new fashioned friends!
Come on everybody this is Ta-ble Flip!
Image
User avatar
RAcast
City Commander
Posts: 3032
Joined: Thu Feb 16, 2012 5:26 pm
Location: USA
Strength: 5
Intelligence: 10
Speed: 6
Endurance: 6
Rank: 7
Courage: 10
Firepower: 10
Skill: 7

Re: Kabaya Series 5 In-Hand Images

Postby Burn » Sun Apr 22, 2012 4:09 pm

RAcast wrote:Deathsaurus is cool, but I think Hotspot looks pretty great! Shame WFC OP's head is kinda...funky looking.


Blame the face sticker. Those things are tiny and absolute bastards to put on.

I'm more disappointed in Prime's alt mode, it clearly needs some more stickers.

Hot Spot is much better than I was expecting. Come on HLJ, deliver my parcels faster!
Image
Rated X wrote:Right now the best option is to buy 4 alpha bravos.
Burn
Forum Admin
Posts: 42769
News Credits: 83
Joined: Mon Jun 30, 2003 3:37 am

Re: Kabaya Series 5 In-Hand Images

Postby RAcast » Sun Apr 22, 2012 5:49 pm

Motto: "Can't stop, so what! That's how I like it!"
Weapon: Rocket Launcher
Burn wrote:
RAcast wrote:Deathsaurus is cool, but I think Hotspot looks pretty great! Shame WFC OP's head is kinda...funky looking.



I'm more disappointed in Prime's alt mode, it clearly needs some more stickers.


That too. It's just kinda plain.
Old fasioned games!
And new fashioned friends!
Come on everybody this is Ta-ble Flip!
Image
User avatar
RAcast
City Commander
Posts: 3032
Joined: Thu Feb 16, 2012 5:26 pm
Location: USA
Strength: 5
Intelligence: 10
Speed: 6
Endurance: 6
Rank: 7
Courage: 10
Firepower: 10
Skill: 7

Previous

Return to Transformers Toys Discussion

Ending Soon On eBay

Transformers Hasbro G1 Reissue Platinum Edition Trypticon in Stock - Time Remaining: 6 days 13 hours 41 minutes 38 seconds
Transformers Hasbro Movies 4 Age of Extinction AOE Voyager Dinobot SLOG + Drift - Time Remaining: 7 days 20 hours 46 minutes 34 seconds
Transformers Scout Class Construct Bots Ironhide & Starscream Action Figures - Time Remaining: 7 days 19 hours 23 minutes 24 seconds
NEW TRANSFORMERS HUNT FOR THE DECEPTICONS  " TOMAHAWK "  Hasbro ages 5+ - Time Remaining: 7 days 7 hours 46 minutes 7 seconds
NEW BB7 YM01 Transformers Masterpiece MP-11SW MP11SW Skywarp G1 figure instock - Time Remaining: 6 days 3 hours 4 minutes 54 seconds
TAKARA TRANSFORMERS TF COLLECTION HOT ROD # 13 MISB - Time Remaining: 12 days 21 hours 40 minutes 57 seconds
Takara Transformers Masterpiece MP-28 HOT RODIMUS Action Figure G1+COIN hot rod! - Time Remaining: 6 days 3 hours 39 minutes 5 seconds
Transformers TRU G1 Commemorative Series VII Rodimus Prime NEW factory sealed - Time Remaining: 5 days 21 hours 26 minutes 43 seconds
Transformers Podcast: Twincast / Podcast #153 - Last Knights of Cybertron
Twincast / Podcast #153:
"Last Knights of Cybertron"
MP3 · iTunes · RSS · View · Discuss · Ask
Posted: Monday, August 15th, 2016