Age of Extinction Wave 2 Custom Kreons Found At TRU

Transformers News: Age of Extinction Wave 2 Custom Kreons Found At TRU

Saturday, August 16th, 2014 3:03PM CDT

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Seibertron.com member ScottyP has found the newest wave (Wave 2) of Kreons at a local TRU in Raleigh, NC. He even included an image of his haul to share with us, we've mirrored the image below. The assortment includes Bumblebee in his new Camaro design, as well as Hound, Crosshairs and Galvatron!



ScottyP posted his findings in our sightings forum, and you can too! Go to our sightings forum, pick your state or country and share your latest findings with your fellow fans and collectors, and you can do so right here: toy-sightings-forum-f57.php

Transformers News: Age of Extinction Wave 2 Custom Kreons Found At TRU

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Re: Age of Extinction Wave 2 Custom Kreons Found At TRU (1599826)
Posted by Skywarp64 on August 16th, 2014 @ 3:33pm CDT
Dear god, even the Kreon version of Crosshairs couldn't get his duster coat right? #-o
Re: Age of Extinction Wave 2 Custom Kreons Found At TRU (1599838)
Posted by Rated X on August 16th, 2014 @ 5:06pm CDT
I still dont get what people see in these things ? (Kreons) They remind me of Bobbleheads...
Re: Age of Extinction Wave 2 Custom Kreons Found At TRU (1599840)
Posted by JelZe GoldRabbit on August 16th, 2014 @ 5:12pm CDT
Rated X wrote:I still dont get what people see in these things ? (Kreons) They remind me of Bobbleheads...


I take it you've never had the pleasure of playing with building bricks? Lego in particular? :x
Re: Age of Extinction Wave 2 Custom Kreons Found At TRU (1599847)
Posted by Noideaforaname on August 16th, 2014 @ 6:25pm CDT
Customizing, man, customizing. Hasbro doesn't bother with the Dinobots? FEH! I'll make my own!

Ironically I find these custom sets a bit lacking. The weapons and clips and other not-Kreon parts are amazing, but I'm not sure what to do with the long arms, clear torsos, or chrome helmets. How many Transformer characters need those?
Re: Age of Extinction Wave 2 Custom Kreons Found At TRU (1600095)
Posted by El Duque on August 17th, 2014 @ 10:52pm CDT
Members of the Transformers Columbia Facebook group are reporting a special Transformers: Age of Extinction/Oreo promotion. Specially marked packages of Oreos contain sticker albums and a code. The codes can be entered in the Oreo Promotional website to receive a Transformers: Age of Extinction Deluxe. So far it appears to only be Wave 1: High Octane Bumblebee, Crosshairs, Slug, and Scorn. The figures come in special box with 32 stickers. No word on a domestic version of this promotion.






Re: Age of Extinction Wave 2 Custom Kreons Found At TRU (1600106)
Posted by BERSEKAEL on August 18th, 2014 @ 12:25am CDT
interesting. But could be even more if they could work on cyberverse toys, I have seen already too many little updates on this same molds.
Re: Age of Extinction Wave 2 Custom Kreons Found At TRU (1600116)
Posted by dalekslayer96 on August 18th, 2014 @ 3:25am CDT
El Duque wrote:Members of the Transformers Columbia Facebook group are reporting a special Transformers: Age of Extinction/Oreo promotion. Specially marked packages of Oreos contain sticker albums and a code. The codes can be entered in the Oreo Promotional website to receive a Transformers: Age of Extinction Deluxe. So far it appears to only be Wave 1: High Octane Bumblebee, Crosshairs, Slug, and Scorn. The figures come in special box with 32 stickers. No word on a domestic version of this promotion.







TRANSOREOS!!!
OREOS IN DISGUISE!!!
TRANSOREOS!!!
MORE THAN MEETS THE OREO!!!
OREOBOTS WAGE THEIR BATTLES TO DESTROY THE EVIL FORCES OF THE DECEPTIOREOS!!!
TRANSOREOS!!!
MORE THAN MEETS THE OREO!!!
TRANSOREOS!!!
OREOS IN DISGUISE!!!
TRANSOREOS!!!

But seriously. That's just plain stupid. Damn Hasbro and their product placement.
Re: Age of Extinction Wave 2 Custom Kreons Found At TRU (1600122)
Posted by JelZe GoldRabbit on August 18th, 2014 @ 5:14am CDT
dalekslayer96 wrote:
El Duque wrote:Members of the Transformers Columbia Facebook group are reporting a special Transformers: Age of Extinction/Oreo promotion. Specially marked packages of Oreos contain sticker albums and a code. The codes can be entered in the Oreo Promotional website to receive a Transformers: Age of Extinction Deluxe. So far it appears to only be Wave 1: High Octane Bumblebee, Crosshairs, Slug, and Scorn. The figures come in special box with 32 stickers. No word on a domestic version of this promotion.







TRANSOREOS!!!
OREOS IN DISGUISE!!!
TRANSOREOS!!!
MORE THAN MEETS THE OREO!!!
OREOBOTS WAGE THEIR BATTLES TO DESTROY THE EVIL FORCES OF THE DECEPTIOREOS!!!
TRANSOREOS!!!
MORE THAN MEETS THE OREO!!!
TRANSOREOS!!!
OREOS IN DISGUISE!!!
TRANSOREOS!!!

But seriously. That's just plain stupid. Damn Hasbro and their product placement.


G1 was hardly different: Pepsi Trailer Optimus Prime and Cookie Crisp Jazz. Anybody remember those?

And little factoid: Columbia is the District, Colombia is the Latin-American country ;)
Re: Age of Extinction Wave 2 Custom Kreons Found At TRU (1600123)
Posted by dalekslayer96 on August 18th, 2014 @ 5:19am CDT
JelZe GoldRabbit wrote:
dalekslayer96 wrote:
El Duque wrote:Members of the Transformers Columbia Facebook group are reporting a special Transformers: Age of Extinction/Oreo promotion. Specially marked packages of Oreos contain sticker albums and a code. The codes can be entered in the Oreo Promotional website to receive a Transformers: Age of Extinction Deluxe. So far it appears to only be Wave 1: High Octane Bumblebee, Crosshairs, Slug, and Scorn. The figures come in special box with 32 stickers. No word on a domestic version of this promotion.







TRANSOREOS!!!
OREOS IN DISGUISE!!!
TRANSOREOS!!!
MORE THAN MEETS THE OREO!!!
OREOBOTS WAGE THEIR BATTLES TO DESTROY THE EVIL FORCES OF THE DECEPTIOREOS!!!
TRANSOREOS!!!
MORE THAN MEETS THE OREO!!!
TRANSOREOS!!!
OREOS IN DISGUISE!!!
TRANSOREOS!!!

But seriously. That's just plain stupid. Damn Hasbro and their product placement.


G1 was hardly different: Pepsi Trailer Optimus Prime and Cookie Crisp Jazz. Anybody remember those?

And little factoid: Columbia is the District, Colombia is the Latin-American country ;)

Well, that is true. Also, there's BAPE Prime, J-pop Prime, and god knows how many more product-placement-Primes.
Re: Age of Extinction Wave 2 Custom Kreons Found At TRU (1600133)
Posted by ZeroWolf on August 18th, 2014 @ 7:35am CDT
There's scores across the board. I've become desensitized to product placement, even in games, like Pepsiman or Spot goes to Hollywood. Only problem with this promotion I can see is that I'm not a massive fan of Oreos.
Re: Age of Extinction Wave 2 Custom Kreons Found At TRU (1600152)
Posted by william-james88 on August 18th, 2014 @ 8:57am CDT
ZeroWolf wrote:There's scores across the board. I've become desensitized to product placement, even in games, like Pepsiman or Spot goes to Hollywood. Only problem with this promotion I can see is that I'm not a massive fan of Oreos.


The only problem with this promotion that I see is that it's not coming to america and canada ;)
Re: Age of Extinction Wave 2 Custom Kreons Found At TRU (1600154)
Posted by ZeroWolf on August 18th, 2014 @ 9:09am CDT
That would also be a major problem :P though from wave 1 all I want is Scorn.Crosshairs, I wonder about that cape of his that appears to be the shell of his car alt.
Re: Age of Extinction Wave 2 Custom Kreons Found At TRU (1600167)
Posted by Dr Va'al on August 18th, 2014 @ 9:58am CDT
Continuing in his video review streak, fellow Seibertron.com member chuckdawg1999 brings us another Age of Extinction Power Battler toy to look at, and it's Optimus Prime's turn! See what he has to say about this multilimbed, sword-wielding figure below.

[quote]]When early promo pics of this figure surfaced I knew I had to get it in hand. They thought of an Optimus Prime with 4 hands just sounded cool. With a sword slashing action that looks like it belongs in the Masters of the Universe line Prime is a fun figure that's an all around cool toy.[/quote]

Re: Age of Extinction Wave 2 Custom Kreons Found At TRU (1600188)
Posted by BERSEKAEL on August 18th, 2014 @ 10:44am CDT
how tall is that toy? any size comparizon?
Re: Age of Extinction Wave 2 Custom Kreons Found At TRU (1600237)
Posted by Killerewok on August 18th, 2014 @ 2:48pm CDT
He does look pretty cool compared to the other Power Battlers. At least he is proportionate. I wouldn't hold out for retail though, seeing as the Power Battlers are up there with Dino Sparkers as "stuff that hasn't moved since release". All my local stores are still packed with wave 1. I did see a Scorn (Wave 2)at Target, who doesn't seem to have made such a large initial order of this stuff as Walmart did. Same goes for 1-Steppers. They have culled the hundreds of 1-Steppers at Walmart, but there are still ALOT left. I think the later waves of Power Battlers and 1-Step are going to be what we see at TJ Max and the like this Christmas.
Re: Age of Extinction Wave 2 Custom Kreons Found At TRU (1600273)
Posted by hunter4life on August 18th, 2014 @ 6:03pm CDT
totally...........WANT IT!!!!!!!!!!!! this is the best representation of the dinobots in movie accuracy. only thing is.. why is slog released in a way that reminds me of his regular voyage variant? they wasted a good opportunity for slash to appear in the grayish colour/ stupid colourful mix :-( ?

but still they have my damn money :evil: :evil: :evil: :evil: :evil: :evil:
Re: Age of Extinction Wave 2 Custom Kreons Found At TRU (1600339)
Posted by chuckdawg1999 on August 19th, 2014 @ 1:10am CDT
Killerewok wrote:He does look pretty cool compared to the other Power Battlers. At least he is proportionate. I wouldn't hold out for retail though, seeing as the Power Battlers are up there with Dino Sparkers as "stuff that hasn't moved since release". All my local stores are still packed with wave 1. I did see a Scorn (Wave 2)at Target, who doesn't seem to have made such a large initial order of this stuff as Walmart did. Same goes for 1-Steppers. They have culled the hundreds of 1-Steppers at Walmart, but there are still ALOT left. I think the later waves of Power Battlers and 1-Step are going to be what we see at TJ Max and the like this Christmas.


I was thinking that too hence why I jumped on it off of Amazon. The later waves are up there for pre-order now too.
Re: Age of Extinction Wave 2 Custom Kreons Found At TRU (1600354)
Posted by Dr Va'al on August 19th, 2014 @ 4:09am CDT
Catching up on all the sightings that fellow Seibertronians have been sending the staff (make sure to flag them up in the Sightings section and forums too!), here's a later Age of Extinction one: Nikko Radio Controlled Bumblebee and Optimus Prime. Sightings come from Target stores in Michigan, via xRotorstormx, and Illinois, via reluctantyouth [and via myself in the UK, Toys'R'Us] prices at $49.99 each, require additional batteries and transform at the touch of a button - photo proof below!








Re: Age of Extinction Wave 2 Custom Kreons Found At TRU (1600388)
Posted by reluctantyouth on August 19th, 2014 @ 8:42am CDT
Thanks for the included news credit on these...thought I posted it a couple of weeks ago. The two at my Target have not budged in 3 weeks. The Transformer section is looking very poor too. No Generations of any kind...what happened to Target :sad: ?!? I use to be able to count on them quite a bit.
Re: Age of Extinction Wave 2 Custom Kreons Found At TRU (1600405)
Posted by Dr Va'al on August 19th, 2014 @ 9:58am CDT
reluctantyouth wrote:Thanks for the included news credit on these...thought I posted it a couple of weeks ago. The two at my Target have not budged in 3 weeks. The Transformer section is looking very poor too. No Generations of any kind...what happened to Target :sad: ?!? I use to be able to count on them quite a bit.


You did, but we got a buttload of emails and had to work through them in order of ugency. ;)

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