Figure King 195 Scans: Takara Transformers Masterpiece MP-22 Ultra Magnus Prototype

Transformers News: Figure King 195 Scans: Takara Transformers Masterpiece MP-22 Ultra Magnus Prototype

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014 6:03AM CDT

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Courtesy of TAG Hobby, we get a blurry look at some scans of issue 195 of the Figure King magazine, which finally reveals the quite awaited Masterpiece figure MP-22 Ultra Magnus! The figure, a remold of MP-10 Optimus Prime with add-on armour, is shown to be able to carry up to four MP sized cars on its trailer, we get a close-up of its headsculpt. Check out the images below, including a clearer shot, with comparison, of the page courtesy of the TF Upgrader Facebook page.

Transformers News: Figure King 195 Scans: Takara Transformers Masterpiece MP-22 Ultra Magnus Prototype

Transformers News: Figure King 195 Scans: Takara Transformers Masterpiece MP-22 Ultra Magnus Prototype

Transformers News: Figure King 195 Scans: Takara Transformers Masterpiece MP-22 Ultra Magnus Prototype

Transformers News: Figure King 195 Scans: Takara Transformers Masterpiece MP-22 Ultra Magnus Prototype
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Re: Figure King 195 Scans: Takara Transformers Masterpiece MP-22 Ultra Magnus Prototype (1567405)
Posted by Mindmaster on April 22nd, 2014 @ 6:08am CDT
Yep, KFC lost the Magnus war. As far as far as we can tell, this thing rocks so hard.
Re: Figure King 195 Scans: Takara Transformers Masterpiece MP-22 Ultra Magnus Prototype (1567406)
Posted by xMXUx on April 22nd, 2014 @ 6:09am CDT
Another picture showing Magnus in Robot mode and site comparison with MP-10.
Saw this on the TF Upgrader Facebook page.

Re: Figure King 195 Scans: Takara Transformers Masterpiece MP-22 Ultra Magnus Prototype (1567408)
Posted by It Is Him on April 22nd, 2014 @ 6:18am CDT
I need to change my pants.
Re: Figure King 195 Scans: Takara Transformers Masterpiece MP-22 Ultra Magnus Prototype (1567410)
Posted by Burn on April 22nd, 2014 @ 6:28am CDT
I will happily sell Va'al's soul for this.

You need one don't you It Is Him?
Re: Figure King 195 Scans: Takara Transformers Masterpiece MP-22 Ultra Magnus Prototype (1567412)
Posted by Mindmaster on April 22nd, 2014 @ 6:33am CDT
He needs one, I need one, most of the human population needs one...

If you have a problem with this, then the problem is with you. [-(
Re: Figure King 195 Scans: Takara Transformers Masterpiece MP-22 Ultra Magnus Prototype (1567413)
Posted by It Is Him on April 22nd, 2014 @ 6:34am CDT
Burn wrote:I will happily sell Va'al's soul for this.

You need one don't you It Is Him?


Why? Is it because I'm a ginger? Or because I sold mine on ebay?

I'll take a fresh pair of pants, though.
Re: Figure King 195 Scans: Takara Transformers Masterpiece MP-22 Ultra Magnus Prototype (1567414)
Posted by Burn on April 22nd, 2014 @ 6:37am CDT
It Is Him wrote:I'll take a fresh pair of pants, though.


I doubt Va'al's been wearing pants lately ...
Re: Figure King 195 Scans: Takara Transformers Masterpiece MP-22 Ultra Magnus Prototype (1567416)
Posted by TimothyR on April 22nd, 2014 @ 6:38am CDT
in my eyes.. this thing is PERFECT.. from it's height difference to MP10 down to the ankle tilts, which i love.. this thing looks PERFECT.

i can't wait. and i LOVE that they've kept the less is more aesthetic with this figure.. there isn't a whole bunch of unnecessary ugly mold detail.

i'm so excited for this.. i'm super excited for bumblebee and wheeljack, but i'm WAY more excited for this.

and i love that it's a parts-former.. rather than what KFC did by going with the titanium route. i hope we see color photos soon.

i hate having to wait for these masterpiece figures. the wait is always too long.
Re: Figure King 195 Scans: Takara Transformers Masterpiece MP-22 Ultra Magnus Prototype (1567417)
Posted by Dr Va'al on April 22nd, 2014 @ 6:41am CDT
Burn wrote:
It Is Him wrote:I'll take a fresh pair of pants, though.


I doubt Va'al's been wearing pants lately ...


I have actually. It's the trousers that have gone missing.
Re: Figure King 195 Scans: Takara Transformers Masterpiece MP-22 Ultra Magnus Prototype (1567418)
Posted by Dr Va'al on April 22nd, 2014 @ 6:42am CDT
Mindmaster wrote:He needs one, I need one, most of the human population needs one...

If you have a problem with this, then the problem is with you. [-(


..we didn't take your soul when you joined the staff? :-?
Re: Figure King 195 Scans: Takara Transformers Masterpiece MP-22 Ultra Magnus Prototype (1567419)
Posted by It Is Him on April 22nd, 2014 @ 6:44am CDT
Va'al wrote:
Burn wrote:
It Is Him wrote:I'll take a fresh pair of pants, though.


I doubt Va'al's been wearing pants lately ...


I have actually. It's the trousers that have gone missing.


Ehhh.... it's fine. You can keep it all.
Re: Figure King 195 Scans: Takara Transformers Masterpiece MP-22 Ultra Magnus Prototype (1567421)
Posted by Burn on April 22nd, 2014 @ 6:47am CDT
TimothyR wrote:and i love that it's a parts-former..


As do I (though I'm sure someone else will be along later to tell us how we're wrong).

While I don't share you level of enthusiasm, I really can't wait for him to be released.
Re: Figure King 195 Scans: Takara Transformers Masterpiece MP-22 Ultra Magnus Prototype (1567423)
Posted by Mindmaster on April 22nd, 2014 @ 6:47am CDT
Va'al wrote:
Mindmaster wrote:He needs one, I need one, most of the human population needs one...

If you have a problem with this, then the problem is with you. [-(


..we didn't take your soul when you joined the staff? :-?


Nah, still soulless-free.
Re: Figure King 195 Scans: Takara Transformers Masterpiece MP-22 Ultra Magnus Prototype (1567431)
Posted by Cyber Bishop on April 22nd, 2014 @ 7:36am CDT
... Takara...

Re: Figure King 195 Scans: Takara Transformers Masterpiece MP-22 Ultra Magnus Prototype (1567433)
Posted by Deathscythetransform on April 22nd, 2014 @ 7:42am CDT
ULTRA MAGNUS :BOWDOWN: :BOWDOWN: :BOWDOWN: :BOWDOWN: :BOWDOWN:


NOW HE CAN DEAL WITH THAT!!! :grin: :grin: :grin: :grin: :grin:


Cyber Bishop wrote:... Takara...



ABSOLUTELY!!!
Re: Figure King 195 Scans: Takara Transformers Masterpiece MP-22 Ultra Magnus Prototype (1567434)
Posted by Sabrblade on April 22nd, 2014 @ 7:42am CDT
Ultra Magnus looks sexy.

Grimlock looks neat.
Re: Figure King 195 Scans: Takara Transformers Masterpiece MP-22 Ultra Magnus Prototype (1567437)
Posted by Stormrider on April 22nd, 2014 @ 7:49am CDT
xMXUx wrote:Another picture showing Magnus in Robot mode and site comparison with MP-10.
Saw this on the TF Upgrader Facebook page.



The transformation in the legs is quite different than the G1 figure. The size looks good. I just wish his feet were better defined and the inner lower leg could get covered a bit more.

Does anyone know what is up with the head shot in this picture? Is this showing Convoy's head with the back half of Magnus's helmet?

Re: Figure King 195 Scans: Takara Transformers Masterpiece MP-22 Ultra Magnus Prototype (1567440)
Posted by MightyMagnus78 on April 22nd, 2014 @ 7:52am CDT
=P~
Re: Figure King 195 Scans: Takara Transformers Masterpiece MP-22 Ultra Magnus Prototype (1567442)
Posted by guarayakha on April 22nd, 2014 @ 8:01am CDT
Stormrider wrote:
xMXUx wrote:Another picture showing Magnus in Robot mode and site comparison with MP-10.
Saw this on the TF Upgrader Facebook page.



The transformation in the legs is quite different than the G1 figure. The size looks good. I just wish his feet were better defined and the inner lower leg could get covered a bit more.

Does anyone know what is up with the head shot in this picture? Is this showing Convoy's head with the back half of Magnus's helmet?



I dunno what it says, but I'm guessing that the naked magnus head will come with removable parts to be replaced with the actual Magnus helmet, so that pic is of the original head with said parts removed.
Re: Figure King 195 Scans: Takara Transformers Masterpiece MP-22 Ultra Magnus Prototype (1567447)
Posted by Counterpunch on April 22nd, 2014 @ 8:14am CDT
Yes.

>:oP

Masterpiece is living up to its name.

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