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New Clear Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Generations TG-19 Grimlock and TG-20 Ratbat

Transformers News: New Clear Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Generations TG-19 Grimlock and TG-20 Ratbat

Wednesday, January 16th, 2013 10:19PM CST

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Thanks to e-Hobby we have some new clear images of Takara Tomy's recently announced Transformers Generations TG-19 Grimlock and TG-20 Ratbat. Grimlock gets the shiny metallic makeover, which includes a more accurate red abdomen. Ratbat gets a brand new shiny metallic deco with the IDW Comics inspired Senator Ratbat head first saw on Generations Scourge's instruction sheet. Images mirrored below.

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Re: New Takara Transformers Generations Preorders: TG19 Fall of Cybertron Grimlock and TG20 Ratbat

Re: New Takara Transformers Generations Preorders: TG19 Fall of Cybertron Grimlock and TG20 Ratbat

Re: New Takara Transformers Generations Preorders: TG19 Fall of Cybertron Grimlock and TG20 Ratbat

Re: New Takara Transformers Generations Preorders: TG19 Fall of Cybertron Grimlock and TG20 Ratbat

Re: New Takara Transformers Generations Preorders: TG19 Fall of Cybertron Grimlock and TG20 Ratbat
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Re: New Clear Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Generations TG-19 Grimlock and TG-20 Ratbat (1455693)
Posted by Manterax Prime on January 16th, 2013 @ 10:26pm CST
The only difference I see on that Grimlock is the game-accurate red abdomen section and grey feet.
Re: New Clear Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Generations TG-19 Grimlock and TG-20 Ratbat (1455694)
Posted by Rhinox23 on January 16th, 2013 @ 10:30pm CST
Manterax Prime wrote:The only difference I see on that Grimlock is the game-accurate red abdomen section and grey feet.


Yeah, I'm right there with you. I was really hoping for an overall super shiny metallic silver and gold paint as well, but especially the silver! I have him preordered from BBTS right now but I might be cancelling it. I just don't think it's different enough to justify getting him for the $63. The metallic black looks nice but the overall look may not be enough. Oh well, I've got some time to make up my mind.
Re: New Clear Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Generations TG-19 Grimlock and TG-20 Ratbat (1455697)
Posted by President-prime on January 16th, 2013 @ 10:37pm CST
That head on eat at is supercool. A coat of purple males a big difference. Wow!
Re: New Clear Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Generations TG-19 Grimlock and TG-20 Ratbat (1455698)
Posted by xyl360 on January 16th, 2013 @ 10:38pm CST
I've got both preordered (and staying that way, I'm not getting the Hasbro version of Grimmy at all). I would like to see a side by side comparison of the two Grimlocks though so I can really see what differences there are in the same lighting with the same camera.
Re: New Clear Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Generations TG-19 Grimlock and TG-20 Ratbat (1455699)
Posted by Sabrblade on January 16th, 2013 @ 10:39pm CST
Manterax Prime wrote:The only difference I see on that Grimlock is the game-accurate red abdomen section and grey feet.
That red abdomen is enough to make me want it. :D
Re: New Clear Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Generations TG-19 Grimlock and TG-20 Ratbat (1455700)
Posted by Nemesis Maximo on January 16th, 2013 @ 10:40pm CST
So many times I held that Scourge fig in my hands, tempted to buy. Glad I never did, though. Ratbat looks awesome! Yay for IDW head! :APPLAUSE:
Re: New Clear Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Generations TG-19 Grimlock and TG-20 Ratbat (1455703)
Posted by Noideaforaname on January 16th, 2013 @ 10:56pm CST
I'm not usually one for bots with "anime-faces" (much less on bots that are *supposed* to be animals), but Ratbat looks so nice. I hope Hasbro carries him over, I really don't want to have to pay ~$40.
Re: New Clear Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Generations TG-19 Grimlock and TG-20 Ratbat (1455705)
Posted by wolverinetodd on January 16th, 2013 @ 11:00pm CST
President-prime wrote:That head on eat at is supercool. A coat of purple males a big difference. Wow!


What?
Re: New Clear Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Generations TG-19 Grimlock and TG-20 Ratbat (1455706)
Posted by datguy86 on January 16th, 2013 @ 11:05pm CST
wolverinetodd wrote:
President-prime wrote:That head on eat at is supercool. A coat of purple males a big difference. Wow!


What?


"eat at" is what happens when a person's fingers slip on a QWERTY keyboard. 'e' is next to 'r', and the space key is below 'b'. It's supposed to be 'ratbat' but the poster missed.
Re: New Clear Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Generations TG-19 Grimlock and TG-20 Ratbat (1455709)
Posted by President-prime on January 16th, 2013 @ 11:10pm CST
Sorry I meant that head on ratbat is supercool. Purple makes that mode looks good. iPhone auto seller sucks
Re: New Clear Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Generations TG-19 Grimlock and TG-20 Ratbat (1455710)
Posted by President-prime on January 16th, 2013 @ 11:11pm CST
Datngu: you're funny
Re: New Clear Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Generations TG-19 Grimlock and TG-20 Ratbat (1455711)
Posted by -Kanrabat- on January 16th, 2013 @ 11:21pm CST
These new pictures make me want Ratbat even more! =P~
Re: New Clear Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Generations TG-19 Grimlock and TG-20 Ratbat (1455715)
Posted by Rated X on January 16th, 2013 @ 11:36pm CST
Uggghhh...That tail !!!

It looks like when a lizzards tail breaks off and he has a stump. Will he grow a new one. Ratbat pre-ordered. Not so much that I like the IDW character, but I like the mold.
Re: New Clear Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Generations TG-19 Grimlock and TG-20 Ratbat (1455717)
Posted by STngAR on January 16th, 2013 @ 11:41pm CST
Would have liked Ratbat with a little less shine. :MAXIMAL:
Re: New Clear Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Generations TG-19 Grimlock and TG-20 Ratbat (1455719)
Posted by megatronus on January 16th, 2013 @ 11:56pm CST
Nemesis Maximo wrote:So many times I held that Scourge fig in my hands, tempted to buy. Glad I never did, though. Ratbat looks awesome! Yay for IDW head! :APPLAUSE:


Your loss. Scourge is a great mold. Especially when you have enough of them to have a fleet of Sweeps. :twisted:
Re: New Clear Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Generations TG-19 Grimlock and TG-20 Ratbat (1455721)
Posted by Seibertron on January 17th, 2013 @ 12:00am CST
Ratbat looks awesome. Nice work HasTak. :D
Re: New Clear Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Generations TG-19 Grimlock and TG-20 Ratbat (1455725)
Posted by Andrius on January 17th, 2013 @ 12:08am CST
Am I correct in assuming that everything on Ratbat is a paint application and not a sticker? Takara's recent sticker-craziness has left me a bit paranoid...
Re: New Clear Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Generations TG-19 Grimlock and TG-20 Ratbat (1455726)
Posted by Sabrblade on January 17th, 2013 @ 12:09am CST
Andrius wrote:Am I correct in assuming that everything on Ratbat is a paint application and not a sticker? Takara's recent sticker-craziness has left me a bit paranoid...
This is Generations, not Prime.
Re: New Clear Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Generations TG-19 Grimlock and TG-20 Ratbat (1455728)
Posted by Andrius on January 17th, 2013 @ 12:12am CST
Sabrblade wrote:
Andrius wrote:Am I correct in assuming that everything on Ratbat is a paint application and not a sticker? Takara's recent sticker-craziness has left me a bit paranoid...
This is Generations, not Prime.


That's what I was thinking. But it's been so long since I'd purchased from Takara, I couldn't remember where the line was drawn for sure. And that chest looks a bit sticker-y. Anyway, preordered :D
Re: New Clear Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Generations TG-19 Grimlock and TG-20 Ratbat (1455734)
Posted by Doubledealer93 on January 17th, 2013 @ 1:10am CST
i am in love with that ratbat. damn.

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