RTS Legends G1 Optimus Prime trailer?

Transformers News: RTS Legends G1 Optimus Prime trailer?

Monday, January 17th, 2011 8:47AM CST

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Images of what seems to be a 3rd party trailer for the Reveal the Shield Legends Class G1 Optimus Prime figure have shown up on ACToys. Similar to the previously reported G2 Optimus Prime trailer, nobody knows for sure if this is an actual 3rd party product. And to be quite frank it looks more like a kit-bash using Lego and styrene than a mass-produced toy. But this might just be a mock-up and would later be produced out of original parts, or it's just a nice little kit-bash and we've been reporting so many 3rd party products lately that whenever someone posts a toy that's not made by Hasbro or TakaraTomy we assume it's a 3rd party toy? Only time will tell.
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Re: RTS Legends G1 Optimus Prime trailer? (1170324)
Posted by Scaleface on January 17th, 2011 @ 8:54am CST
Roller appears to be made of Lego bricks. Might be easy enough to duplicate.
Re: RTS Legends G1 Optimus Prime trailer? (1170329)
Posted by Lord T on January 17th, 2011 @ 8:58am CST
Those aren't LEGO pieces, perhaps a clone brand like Megabloks...

Smacks of the old school construction Armada Transformers to me.
Re: RTS Legends G1 Optimus Prime trailer? (1170331)
Posted by kirbenvost on January 17th, 2011 @ 9:03am CST
Looks like just a custom so far.
Re: RTS Legends G1 Optimus Prime trailer? (1170416)
Posted by OptiMagnus on January 17th, 2011 @ 12:48pm CST
It's a custom guys.
Re: RTS Legends G1 Optimus Prime trailer? (1170425)
Posted by T-Macksimus on January 17th, 2011 @ 1:10pm CST
Custom or not, it still looks better than the DotM toyline so far. This guy did a pretty decent job considering the scale he was working on.
Re: RTS Legends G1 Optimus Prime trailer? (1170462)
Posted by Wheeljack35 on January 17th, 2011 @ 2:41pm CST
Would it of killed Hasbro to make one of these?
Re: RTS Legends G1 Optimus Prime trailer? (1170473)
Posted by El Duque on January 17th, 2011 @ 2:54pm CST
I had no plans of purchasing the G1 Legends Prime, but if this actually gets made I will have no choice but to get both.
Re: RTS Legends G1 Optimus Prime trailer? (1170485)
Posted by Doctor McGrath on January 17th, 2011 @ 3:12pm CST
I don't collect legends figures but this is pretty cool.
Re: RTS Legends G1 Optimus Prime trailer? (1170497)
Posted by JelZe GoldRabbit on January 17th, 2011 @ 3:35pm CST
Wheeljack35 wrote:Would it of killed Hasbro to make one of these?


It would have killed the Legends toy development budget...
Re: RTS Legends G1 Optimus Prime trailer? (1170611)
Posted by jamiko on January 17th, 2011 @ 8:02pm CST
If this trailer is produced I would buy it, but I agree with others I think this is just a custom. :sad:
Re: RTS Legends G1 Optimus Prime trailer? (1171008)
Posted by optimusprime58316 on January 18th, 2011 @ 6:38pm CST
everybody quit buying third party trailer when the trailer use to be standard when buying Optimus Prime. They r screwing us over now. Demand that the trailer be included. I have been demanding Hasbro since they excluded the trailer almost 5 years ago.

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