BTS Classics Prime Trailer
Thursday, January 8th, 2009 3:12AM CST
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Prototype images of a Classic trailer for Optimus Prime have surfaced on the BTS Toy Blog
. BTS revealed in November that they have been working on a trailer; but few details are known at this time. We will keep you posted as more information revealed. Click here
to see the original pictures.
Credit(s): El Duque, BTS Toy Blog
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Re: BTS Classics Prime Trailer (863154)
Posted by Dread_Wing
on January 8th, 2009 @ 3:37am CST
I think it is awesome they have done it, but I would really like to see Fansproject's version before deciding on a purchase. It would be nice to have a trailer that stylistically fits with the City commander trailer, but is still reminiscent of the G1 'Battle Station and Roller' setup.
Correct me if I am wrong, but all we have seen of Fansproject's Prime trailer is a silhouette?
Re: BTS Classics Prime Trailer (863155)
Posted by Deadpool.
on January 8th, 2009 @ 3:59am CST
Looks like Roller forms the trailer's wheels. Hmm.
Re: BTS Classics Prime Trailer (863162)
Posted by Autobot032
on January 8th, 2009 @ 4:52am CST
Hmm. Not what I was expecting.
I don't care for it, really. No, I couldn't do it better myself (before someone says put your money where your mouth is...) but that doesn't change that I find it wholly unattractive.
It'll probably be expensive too.
Re: BTS Classics Prime Trailer (863167)
Posted by DevastaTTor
on January 8th, 2009 @ 5:46am CST
There's got to be a reason the shape is so odd. If not, it's going to be a tough sell for a lot of fans.
Re: BTS Classics Prime Trailer (863179)
Posted by Venksta
on January 8th, 2009 @ 6:06am CST
El Duque wrote:http://btstoy.blogspot.com/2009/01/first-look-completed-trailer-prototype.html
I'm not really digging the overall shape and how far it sits back, but better than nothing. I hope Fansproject gets around to producing their version someday.
I wouldn't count on FansProject's version, since its been over a year since they showed the teaser, and since then they've announced other products and releases.
Re: BTS Classics Prime Trailer (863183)
Posted by Doubledealer93
on January 8th, 2009 @ 6:18am CST
i love it! top of to get list! when it comes out of course.
Re: BTS Classics Prime Trailer (863193)
Posted by Psychout
on January 8th, 2009 @ 7:03am CST
Has it been tested for lead?
Re: BTS Classics Prime Trailer (863194)
Posted by Kique
on January 8th, 2009 @ 7:12am CST
Psychout wrote:Has it been tested for lead?
I'll wait to see how the finished product looks like before I make up my mind. I also think that its odd shaped for a reason ... who knows.
Re: BTS Classics Prime Trailer (863262)
Posted by Powersa
on January 8th, 2009 @ 9:51am CST
I don't know about the shape.
Re: BTS Classics Prime Trailer (863263)
Posted by Wheeljack35
on January 8th, 2009 @ 9:55am CST
I bet they will want $75 for that also
Re: BTS Classics Prime Trailer (863276)
Posted by DMSL
on January 8th, 2009 @ 10:54am CST
I don't like it it's way too angular, kinda looks like a camper. I would prefer if it was more boxy looking.
Re: BTS Classics Prime Trailer (863280)
Posted by rpetras
on January 8th, 2009 @ 11:21am CST
It's as if they were not sure to go with a G1 style or a futuristic style (armada or maybe Super Optimus), so they kind of did both.
So far, I'm not digging it, but I DO like Roller as the wheels. That's clever.
Re: BTS Classics Prime Trailer (863415)
Posted by Didicos
on January 8th, 2009 @ 3:34pm CST
I didn't notice this thread & I posted one about the same subject...
IMO this is a realy good "add-on" for Classics OP but.....
City Commander UM is far better....
Re: BTS Classics Prime Trailer (863429)
Posted by Sledge
on January 8th, 2009 @ 3:47pm CST
Still need to know what, if anything, it actually does.
Re: BTS Classics Prime Trailer (863461)
Posted by El Duque
on January 8th, 2009 @ 4:06pm CST
Based on the earlier shadow pics it does appear to open into some sort of a base, and we already know the back wheels detach to become roller.
Re: BTS Classics Prime Trailer (863465)
Posted by Agent 007
on January 8th, 2009 @ 4:13pm CST
pass it really dosen't go with prime very well.
Re: BTS Classics Prime Trailer (863479)
Posted by Mkall
on January 8th, 2009 @ 4:26pm CST
I'm going to have to see what the final colourscheme will be.
Re: BTS Classics Prime Trailer (863522)
Posted by kirbenvost
on January 8th, 2009 @ 5:30pm CST
I'll reserve final judgement until we see final pics and pricing info, but so far I don't know about the shape, it could be better. If it does basically what the G1 trailer does and Fansproject doesn't make theirs, it will all depend on price as to whether I pick this one up.
Re: BTS Classics Prime Trailer (863534)
Posted by El Duque
on January 8th, 2009 @ 5:42pm CST
I'll probably get this, Classics OP just seems incomplete without a trailer. Ever since Magnus got his trailer my Prime looks sad, and a little jealous.
Re: BTS Classics Prime Trailer (863606)
Posted by Gauntlet101010
on January 8th, 2009 @ 7:29pm CST
Since Classics Prime doesn't really have the same shape as G1 Prime, I don't mind that this trailer looks kinda different. But ... even though I like Prime to be complete, I display him in robot mode. And this'll probably cost around $70 too ...