Video Review: Transformers Prime "Beast Hunters" Voyager Class Optimus Prime

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Thursday, January 17th, 2013 1:04AM CST

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YouTube toy reviewer peaugh has uploaded a video review of the highly anticipated Transformers Prime "Beast Hunters" Voyager Optimus Prime. Enjoy his review embedded below.

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Re: Video Review: Transformers Prime "Beast Hunters" Voyager Class Optimus Prime (1455740)
Posted by PrymeStriker on January 17th, 2013 @ 1:35am CST
Okay, you know what?

...

Gimmie. Right now. Right now.
Re: Video Review: Transformers Prime "Beast Hunters" Voyager Class Optimus Prime (1455750)
Posted by xyl360 on January 17th, 2013 @ 3:37am CST
Wow, this thing is at least 12 kinds of awesome. I can't wait to get him in hand :).
Re: Video Review: Transformers Prime "Beast Hunters" Voyager Class Optimus Prime (1455752)
Posted by ausbot on January 17th, 2013 @ 3:44am CST
I like how we are getting away from the movie look.
Re: Video Review: Transformers Prime "Beast Hunters" Voyager Class Optimus Prime (1455760)
Posted by VioMeTriX on January 17th, 2013 @ 4:30am CST
ok people, time to make a stand... its crap transformers like this that make the line bad, and on top of it on tfw2005, most people love it but mention they can accept the green eyes and windows... well stop... its lemmings like most people that allow hasbro quality to steadily slip down the drain.... and it is only going to continue!!!! so people, this line needs a better class of toy, and apparently hasbro is NOT going to because you all accept crap and call it greatness! G1 for all its lack of current technology put out better toys than this. most of the beast hunters line ive seen are parts and kibble formers, and some seem to transform by flipping out a head and making the beast arms and legs into the robots arms and legs... so both modes look almost identical... i for one am only collecting masterpiece figures, and even the hasbro versions of them are crap.
Re: Video Review: Transformers Prime "Beast Hunters" Voyager Class Optimus Prime (1455765)
Posted by That Bot on January 17th, 2013 @ 5:05am CST
VioMeTriX wrote:Your opinions are wrong, my opinions are right, stop liking things that I don't like! All hail Takara!

Chill out, bro.

I'm digging this. He looks cool in both modes. I don't like how they had to cheat on his torso but whatever, even the masterpieces do that. The green looks pretty damn cool, I love the snarl, I love the bulk, I love the truck with wings. Unlike some people I don't require my children's toys to be catered towards adults.
Re: Video Review: Transformers Prime "Beast Hunters" Voyager Class Optimus Prime (1455769)
Posted by noctorro on January 17th, 2013 @ 5:53am CST
Love it, finally a simple beefy prime again with sword & jetpack is cool as well.

VioMeTriX, relaxxxu, Takara has enough stuff in store for you and your big fat wallet (you'll need it).

Also really happy for bigger voyagers and that they are taking new design directions to figure out what works best. Good stuff!
Re: Video Review: Transformers Prime "Beast Hunters" Voyager Class Optimus Prime (1455775)
Posted by Mykltron on January 17th, 2013 @ 7:09am CST
So now Optimus can tower over Megatron exactly how he doesn't in the show. Great.

That Bot wrote:
VioMeTriX wrote:Your opinions are wrong, my opinions are right, stop liking things that I don't like! All hail Takara!


:lol: love it!
Re: Video Review: Transformers Prime "Beast Hunters" Voyager Class Optimus Prime (1455781)
Posted by GuyIncognito on January 17th, 2013 @ 7:58am CST
I like it. I like it a lot.

I like the beefiness, I like the simplicity of the transformation, and I like the extra play factor you get from the wings and weapons.
Re: Video Review: Transformers Prime "Beast Hunters" Voyager Class Optimus Prime (1455783)
Posted by Cybertronus on January 17th, 2013 @ 8:16am CST
Meeeeh. Classics line are still the best line so far.
Maybe I could use this to make Thunderclash. Just got to think of a way to give that face and those front teeth a little touch... >:oP

But so far if I wore to buy any of these toys it would be the beasts and only because I was a beast wars fan. Besides that for me this line is just pretty weak. Hasbro you have done so much better. Stop being such a lazy bunch and get back to the Classics/Universe era. Those molds and the engeniering behind eatch mold was just incredible. I miss that
Re: Video Review: Transformers Prime "Beast Hunters" Voyager Class Optimus Prime (1455784)
Posted by GuyIncognito on January 17th, 2013 @ 8:18am CST
Cybertronus wrote:Meeeeh. Classics line are still the best line so far.


Sure, but they can't ALL be Classics, and this is a cool toy.
Re: Video Review: Transformers Prime "Beast Hunters" Voyager Class Optimus Prime (1455786)
Posted by VioMeTriX on January 17th, 2013 @ 8:29am CST
That Bot wrote:
VioMeTriX wrote:Your opinions are wrong, my opinions are right, stop liking things that I don't like! All hail Takara!

Chill out, bro.

I'm digging this. He looks cool in both modes. I don't like how they had to cheat on his torso but whatever, even the masterpieces do that. The green looks pretty damn cool, I love the snarl, I love the bulk, I love the truck with wings. Unlike some people I don't require my children's toys to be catered towards adults.



well you are entitled to your own opinion, as i gave mine... but you totally putting words in my mouth is fucked up. this is why hasbro puts out junk, for people like you (and that is my opinion).
Re: Video Review: Transformers Prime "Beast Hunters" Voyager Class Optimus Prime (1455787)
Posted by griftimus prime on January 17th, 2013 @ 8:32am CST
ratchet cant even fix a bb voicebox or make a tcog. how will he make prime into this?
Re: Video Review: Transformers Prime "Beast Hunters" Voyager Class Optimus Prime (1455798)
Posted by kirbenvost on January 17th, 2013 @ 9:09am CST
Surprisingly simple transformation, but he looks great. I can't wait!
Re: Video Review: Transformers Prime "Beast Hunters" Voyager Class Optimus Prime (1455801)
Posted by Cyber Bishop on January 17th, 2013 @ 9:30am CST
That Bot wrote:
VioMeTriX wrote:Your opinions are wrong, my opinions are right, stop liking things that I don't like! All hail Takara!

Chill out, bro.


Ok, while I understand why you did what you did there could have been a better way of handling this... For not accurately quoting this is a verbal warning. Plz try to handle issues like this in the future differently.. If you feel the issue is potentially bad then contact me or one of the staff members as they will relay it to me if my attention is needed.
Re: Video Review: Transformers Prime "Beast Hunters" Voyager Class Optimus Prime (1455807)
Posted by TheDownshift on January 17th, 2013 @ 9:43am CST
VioMeTriX wrote:ok people, time to make a stand... its crap transformers like this that make the line bad, and on top of it on tfw2005, most people love it but mention they can accept the green eyes and windows... well stop... its lemmings like most people that allow hasbro quality to steadily slip down the drain.... and it is only going to continue!!!! so people, this line needs a better class of toy, and apparently hasbro is NOT going to because you all accept crap and call it greatness! G1 for all its lack of current technology put out better toys than this. most of the beast hunters line ive seen are parts and kibble formers, and some seem to transform by flipping out a head and making the beast arms and legs into the robots arms and legs... so both modes look almost identical... i for one am only collecting masterpiece figures, and even the hasbro versions of them are crap.


0/10

Green Windows 4 Lyfe
Re: Video Review: Transformers Prime "Beast Hunters" Voyager Class Optimus Prime (1455810)
Posted by Ravage XK on January 17th, 2013 @ 9:54am CST
Not my cup of tea at all.

I like Alt modes to look like real vehicles and not like cartoon fantasy vehicles. Bot mode isn't too bad but the brighter colours put me off.

I'm not a fan of the Beast Hunters line as whole really. I think the Prime series has become a little silly compared to the more grown up look it started out with.
Re: Video Review: Transformers Prime "Beast Hunters" Voyager Class Optimus Prime (1455813)
Posted by Cyber Bishop on January 17th, 2013 @ 10:01am CST
VioMeTriX wrote:
That Bot wrote:
VioMeTriX wrote:Your opinions are wrong, my opinions are right, stop liking things that I don't like! All hail Takara!

Chill out, bro.

I'm digging this. He looks cool in both modes. I don't like how they had to cheat on his torso but whatever, even the masterpieces do that. The green looks pretty damn cool, I love the snarl, I love the bulk, I love the truck with wings. Unlike some people I don't require my children's toys to be catered towards adults.



well you are entitled to your own opinion, as i gave mine... but you totally putting words in my mouth is **** up. this is why hasbro puts out junk, for people like you (and that is my opinion).


Kind of harsh don't you think?? This is the beginnings of overstepping the opinion rule..
Just because opinions vary does not mean for you to be harsh about it.

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Re: Video Review: Transformers Prime "Beast Hunters" Voyager Class Optimus Prime (1455815)
Posted by Sabrblade on January 17th, 2013 @ 10:06am CST
I propose that every and all future iterations and releases of Optimus Prime toys and incarnations should have green windows instead of blue! :twisted: :twisted: :twisted:
Re: Video Review: Transformers Prime "Beast Hunters" Voyager Class Optimus Prime (1455816)
Posted by Ravage XK on January 17th, 2013 @ 10:16am CST
Would rather have clear with a proper interior.
Re: Video Review: Transformers Prime "Beast Hunters" Voyager Class Optimus Prime (1455819)
Posted by Gearslide on January 17th, 2013 @ 10:25am CST
Oh boy, all these people raging about a toy engineered for children.

Don't like it? Shut up and go buy a Masterpiece instead.

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