Figure King December 2013 Scans
Sunday, December 1st, 2013 1:23PM CSTCategory: Toy News
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Posted by JelZe GoldRabbit on December 1st, 2013 @ 1:30pm CST
Posted by Manterax Prime on December 1st, 2013 @ 1:44pm CST
Can't say I like the white on Starscream.
Posted by Va'al on December 1st, 2013 @ 1:54pm CST
JelZe GoldRabbit wrote:Go Prime, not Leo Prime. Though he is based on AM Leo Prime who was a repaint of Prime Thundertron. And it seems Armada Starscream and the Mini-Con Assault Team keep their names for Japan.
Yeah, my fingers slipped.
Posted by Mindmaster on December 1st, 2013 @ 2:04pm CST
Takara's Armada Starscream is well-done enough for me to warrant a preorder/order for him when I get the chance. Though he won't be busted out of his packaging, as I plan to make that version the display piece.
Posted by Sodan-1 on December 1st, 2013 @ 3:04pm CST
That Bludgeon remould looks good in the original Megatron colours in tank mode at least. I doubt I'll ever be able to get behind it in robot mode though.
Not sure I'm digging the white on Armada Starscream either. Kinda undermine's the whole Armada homage...... which I suppose may actually be a positive.
Posted by Sabrblade on December 1st, 2013 @ 3:46pm CST
Posted by fenrir72 on December 1st, 2013 @ 6:11pm CST
Posted by Powered Convoy on December 1st, 2013 @ 9:26pm CST
Va'al wrote:Courtesy of the Toy-World website, we have access to the scans of the December issue of Figure King magazine. Featuring in this issue are the recently revealed Minicon team/Centuritron figures and Generations 'Armada' Starscream - who's sporting a slightly different deco from his Hasbro counterpart. The other bigger piece of news is a look at the Kabaya Gum DX Wave 2 set of Overlord and Road Caesar, including their Brain and Powermaster buddies. Also included are solicits for Transformers: Cloud, Go Prime and Masterpiece Bluestreak. Check out the mirrored images below.
That's not Bluestreak and Armada Starscream has a lot of differences between the Hasbro and TakaraTomy releases.
Armada Starscream appears to have a less orange tinted red, a black chin strap, a lighter gray / off-white instead of gray (like the original Micron fig), painted shoulder detailing (white & black), orange swords instead of amber, richer yellow detailing, different wing striping, red striping on the forearms, a black window instead of amber, different horizontal stabilizer detailing, white instead of red shoulder cannons, added detailing to the legs, and red feet.