Maketoy Battle Tanker Pre-order at BBTS and TFSource, Hover and Bomber for Preorder at TFSource

Transformers News: Maketoy Battle Tanker Pre-order at BBTS and TFSource, Hover and Bomber for Preorder at TFSource

Monday, November 21st, 2011 12:21PM CST

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Seibertron.com sponsors BigBadToyStore and TFSource have listed the Maketoy Battle Tanker Add On Kit on their respective websites. This add on kit is for the Reveal The Shield or United UN-06 Optimus Prime and becomes a trailer or battle armor. The BBTS pre-order can be found here, while the TFSource pre-order is here.

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TFSource also has listed the Maketoy Bomber and Hover 2-piece set for pre-order. These little guys look great with your other legends classics figures.

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Credit(s): BigBadToyStore.com, TFSource.com
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Re: Maketoy Battle Tanker Pre-order at BBTS and TFSource, Hover and Bomber for Preorder at TFSource (1315112)
Posted by Counterpunch on November 21st, 2011 @ 12:23pm CST
I'll buy that for $102 plus shipping...er, a dollar.

You know what I mean.

Shut up.
Re: Maketoy Battle Tanker Pre-order at BBTS and TFSource, Hover and Bomber for Preorder at TFSource (1315113)
Posted by Kibble on November 21st, 2011 @ 12:25pm CST
Dammit...I think these very pics shown here may have sold me. The set looks great, I just don't like the figure it's for.
Re: Maketoy Battle Tanker Pre-order at BBTS and TFSource, Hover and Bomber for Preorder at TFSource (1315121)
Posted by First-Aid on November 21st, 2011 @ 12:43pm CST
Very interesting...might pick this up with Christmas tip money from the players... :KREMZEEK:
Re: Maketoy Battle Tanker Pre-order at BBTS and TFSource, Hover and Bomber for Preorder at TFSource (1315123)
Posted by Requiem Prime on November 21st, 2011 @ 12:46pm CST
Oh good! This comes with the new sword for Drift two. I've been so sick of that floppy thing.
Re: Maketoy Battle Tanker Pre-order at BBTS and TFSource, Hover and Bomber for Preorder at TFSource (1315129)
Posted by necr0blivion on November 21st, 2011 @ 1:02pm CST
This Prime upgrade makes a great ED-209, happily preordered.
Re: Maketoy Battle Tanker Pre-order at BBTS and TFSource, Hover and Bomber for Preorder at TFSource (1315131)
Posted by Mkall on November 21st, 2011 @ 1:05pm CST
100 bucks? Sold
Re: Maketoy Battle Tanker Pre-order at BBTS and TFSource, Hover and Bomber for Preorder at TFSource (1315133)
Posted by DevastaTTor on November 21st, 2011 @ 1:11pm CST
-Beats head against wall for ordering it Friday from Captured Prey-
Re: Maketoy Battle Tanker Pre-order at BBTS and TFSource, Hover and Bomber for Preorder at TFSource (1315149)
Posted by Kibble on November 21st, 2011 @ 2:02pm CST
DevastaTTor wrote:-Beats head against wall for ordering it Friday from Captured Prey-

They're refunding the difference...
Re: Maketoy Battle Tanker Pre-order at BBTS and TFSource, Hover and Bomber for Preorder at TFSource (1315151)
Posted by DevastaTTor on November 21st, 2011 @ 2:17pm CST
Kibble wrote:
DevastaTTor wrote:-Beats head against wall for ordering it Friday from Captured Prey-

They're refunding the difference...

Very cool! Thanks for the heads up.

Now on a different note, bring on the Giant pre-orders!
Re: Maketoy Battle Tanker Pre-order at BBTS and TFSource, Hover and Bomber for Preorder at TFSource (1315163)
Posted by datguy86 on November 21st, 2011 @ 2:55pm CST
This thing is so sweet even my wife wants it. It was the light up sword, you see. In for 1.
Re: Maketoy Battle Tanker Pre-order at BBTS and TFSource, Hover and Bomber for Preorder at TFSource (1315175)
Posted by Anonymous. on November 21st, 2011 @ 3:27pm CST
Dynafreakingmite.
Re: Maketoy Battle Tanker Pre-order at BBTS and TFSource, Hover and Bomber for Preorder at TFSource (1315206)
Posted by Nemesis Destron on November 21st, 2011 @ 4:03pm CST
C'mon someone please get this so a video review can be posted...or someone post other in-hand images! :BANG_HEAD: :VEHI:
Re: Maketoy Battle Tanker Pre-order at BBTS and TFSource, Hover and Bomber for Preorder at TFSource (1315237)
Posted by kirbenvost on November 21st, 2011 @ 5:10pm CST
So do I buy Encore Devastator with my extra TF money and hope Hasbro & Maketoys do RID Scourge, or buy this?

Tough decision. At least I have 2010 Primus covered.
Re: Maketoy Battle Tanker Pre-order at BBTS and TFSource, Hover and Bomber for Preorder at TFSource (1315283)
Posted by RK_Striker_JK_5 on November 21st, 2011 @ 6:38pm CST
Preordered. Good lord that's a thing of beauty.
Re: Maketoy Battle Tanker Pre-order at BBTS and TFSource, Hover and Bomber for Preorder at TFSource (1315292)
Posted by LiKwid on November 21st, 2011 @ 6:57pm CST
I dunno.. not sure if I'm sold or not. I wonder how this will stack up with City commander since it's damn near the same concept. Like someone said, I like the set but the figure not so much..The 3 that I bought seem to be very floppy making some of these dynamic poses sort of impossible..grrrrrrrr Why does all of this 3rd party stuff have to be so irresistable :BANG_HEAD:
Re: Maketoy Battle Tanker Pre-order at BBTS and TFSource, Hover and Bomber for Preorder at TFSource (1315299)
Posted by NTESHFT on November 21st, 2011 @ 7:11pm CST
This is my own little Christmas present to me. It would be nice to get it before Christmas, but I'll bet it won't make it in time.....
Re: Maketoy Battle Tanker Pre-order at BBTS and TFSource, Hover and Bomber for Preorder at TFSource (1315306)
Posted by MINDVVIPE on November 21st, 2011 @ 7:45pm CST
Don't see how it looks like Ed 209, haha. But definitely a sick set. You just know he'll look amazing posed mid-flight with the armour suit on.
Re: Maketoy Battle Tanker Pre-order at BBTS and TFSource, Hover and Bomber for Preorder at TFSource (1315311)
Posted by synthetik on November 21st, 2011 @ 8:00pm CST
Did they fix the gigantic hands? Is the sword still wired? Haven't been properly following up on this set.
Re: Maketoy Battle Tanker Pre-order at BBTS and TFSource, Hover and Bomber for Preorder at TFSource (1315318)
Posted by dinogeist on November 21st, 2011 @ 8:12pm CST
NO,Thanks,This thing doesn't grow that much in height. Their is a comparision pic of this thing in full robot trailer armor next to generations deluxe size Drift. this battle tanker next to deluxe drift is only a 1/4 of a inch taller from toe to head.

Personally such a waste,in combined trailer armor robot mode it's still deluxe size. they had all the battle tanker parts to use. they could have had the trailer parts form a lower leg/shin. instead of just a raised foot.

IMHO,Paying $100 for this to get a STILL DELUXE COMBINED TOY makes ZERO sense.

At the very least the PROTECTOR armor did actually make the classics rodimus toy add about 1 & 1/2 inches in height. the protector armor did make the toy grow from deluxe to voyager size.

The city commander armor made classics ultra magnus go from a voyager sized toy to a ultra sized 8+inch sized robot mode.
Re: Maketoy Battle Tanker Pre-order at BBTS and TFSource, Hover and Bomber for Preorder at TFSource (1315359)
Posted by rpetras on November 21st, 2011 @ 9:19pm CST
Don't care about the tanker, at least not for $100.

However, I'll be getting the Powerglide set.

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