BotCon 2012 Reveals "Heroic Decepticon" Soundwave
Tuesday, January 3rd, 2012 11:15AM CSTCategories: Toy News, Event News, Collector's Club News
Posted by: LOST Cybertronian Views: 58,321
Botcon has confirmed via twitter what many have hoped for since seeing the teaser art for this figure. There will be a headband available for sale in the club store at Botcon. They go on to say that there was no way to mold the headband onto the head to do it justice. Also confirmed via twitter that there have been tweaks to the head mold so Soundwave can look straight ahead. Please enjoy the pics mirrored below or at the Botcon 2012 website.
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Posted by JelZe GoldRabbit on January 3rd, 2012 @ 11:17am CST
Posted by Sabrblade on January 3rd, 2012 @ 11:23am CST
Posted by TulioDude on January 3rd, 2012 @ 11:24am CST
Posted by Mkall on January 3rd, 2012 @ 11:27am CST
Oh well, I guess I'll stick with Music Label white Soundwave
Posted by Rodimus Prime on January 3rd, 2012 @ 11:28am CST
Posted by LOST Cybertronian on January 3rd, 2012 @ 11:30am CST
Posted by Vic on January 3rd, 2012 @ 11:38am CST
Posted by Poyguimogul on January 3rd, 2012 @ 11:41am CST
Cold Slither nod is win, rest is... you know the word...
Posted by BeastProwl on January 3rd, 2012 @ 11:45am CST
Posted by phase on January 3rd, 2012 @ 11:47am CST
I actually like all the molds. Gogatron's design kinda reminds me of the shape of the human Giga, I need a Road Rage, and here, the large head gives him a bigger "rocker" look. I don't like the bumper stickers too much though.
Posted by Cybershark on January 3rd, 2012 @ 11:48am CST
And the after market of these "Shattered Glass" toys blows!!! Maybe if Hasbro was cool enough to make some characters and throw them in a Universe line it would help the value of these immensely. But who am I kidding its a very good idea, so Hasbro wont do it! Screw the collector right??
Posted by griftimus prime on January 3rd, 2012 @ 11:50am CST
Posted by nemesis-prime on January 3rd, 2012 @ 11:56am CST
Posted by ILL-Star on January 3rd, 2012 @ 12:07pm CST
Posted by Doubledealer93 on January 3rd, 2012 @ 12:12pm CST
Posted by Lord Onixprime on January 3rd, 2012 @ 12:14pm CST
Posted by Anonymous on January 3rd, 2012 @ 12:16pm CST
Posted by JelZe GoldRabbit on January 3rd, 2012 @ 12:19pm CST
Lord Onixprime wrote:Head mold is ugly, and that mold in general is terrible. They should have used the Perceptor mold....
It was a forced choice though, as he had the SUV form in fiction for years now. Since 2009 to be exact.
Posted by Marcdachamp on January 3rd, 2012 @ 12:34pm CST
Posted by F Prime on January 3rd, 2012 @ 12:37pm CST
Cybershark wrote:OMG, Epic Fail. When is the Club going to start listening to the real collectors
That is hard to define...everyone thinks they are "real" collectors and everyone who disagrees with them are not.
Cybershark wrote:we need actual new molds or at least 1 new mold per show.
I don't think this is a realistic expectation. A new mold is a bit much.
Cybershark wrote: Hell just to get the 3 bagged sets and the lone bagged toy every year runs you another $350-600 on Ebay after the Con. and thats if you get a decent deal.
You can't really blame the BotCon d00ds or Hasbro for how much people charge on Ebay.