SDCC 2012 Coverage: Transformers Prime Gallery Updated - Voyager Ultra Magnus, Cyberverse Repaints, BBTS Dark Energon, and More!
Thursday, July 12th, 2012 10:36PM CDTCategories: Site News, Cartoon News, Toy News, Event News
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- Cyberverse repaints: Skyquake, Knock Out, Battle Tactics Bulkhead, Tailgate, and Fallback
- Voyagers: Ultra Magnus and Dreadwing
- BBTS Exclusive Dark Energon Figures
- The Return of First Edition!
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Posted by Gearslide on July 12th, 2012 @ 10:49pm CDT
Durnit, guess now I have to buy him and Slicer...
Posted by Anonymous. on July 12th, 2012 @ 10:51pm CDT
Slicer looks real nice [/color]
Posted by Deadput on July 12th, 2012 @ 10:59pm CDT
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Posted by Heavy B on July 12th, 2012 @ 11:00pm CDT
Posted by MINDVVIPE on July 12th, 2012 @ 11:07pm CDT
Posted by ShadowTracker on July 12th, 2012 @ 11:14pm CDT
not sure but i think i saw the others for a later release..
Posted by PrymeStriker on July 13th, 2012 @ 12:06am CDT
Alas, I can see the FE prices on eBay dropping now. At least I don't have to fold out 40-50 bucks for Bulkhead
ShadowTracker wrote:does anybody know if dreadwing will be released as a solo wave??
not sure but i think i saw the others for a later release..
Yeah, he's gonna be in a solo wave; Wave 3.
Looks like Thundertron & Ultra Magnus are in Wave 4 together. I wonder if Skyquake will be in his own solo wave too, or if they'll do another Voyager to accompany him.
We need a Deluxe retool of this motherplucker:
At least we know what Tailgate would look like if he was on Earth. We already knew he shared Cliff's body type.
Ultra Magnus' paint scheme seems dull, but I can't deal with that now. Ultra Magnus must sit on my shelf with his fellow Autobots.
If I don't see Dreadwing this month like they say we will, I will...uhm...keep waiting.
Fallback? Outback continues to be remembered! Thank you, RTS! Thank you!
Anyone getting an Armada Blurr vibe from DE Wheeljack?
DE Knock Out looks ugly as ass to me. I thought DE Bumblebee was gonna be swindle until I saw him closer.
Looks like Hasbro's turning things around a bit. I'll have total faith in Hasbro reclaimed when I actually see FEs on the shelves in November.
Posted by Bounti76 on July 13th, 2012 @ 12:14am CDT
Bulkhead repaint? Pegwarmer.
Tailgate? Pegwarmer. But...I'm still gonna get him and shave/cut off those horns. The only look normal on Cliffjumper.
Skyquake? Should sell okay for a character that was in all of 1 epsiode. Plus he kind of gives me an Acid Storm vibe..
Ultra Magnus? Win. Should sell pretty well, because it's a good mold, plus it's not Prime or Megatron, who are cluttering up the shelves.
Knockout repaint? Ugly as hell.
First Edition Re-releases? Better than RID (though I do like RID Vehicon better), but I already have them all. It'll be good for those who want them.
Dark Energon redecos? Again, ugly...not even one that looks mildly okay to me.
Posted by Doubledealer93 on July 13th, 2012 @ 12:28am CDT
Posted by The Dude on July 13th, 2012 @ 1:11am CDT
Does this mean that FE Optimus and Bulkhead are finally getting REAL mass releases? If that's the case, November's just fine...
Posted by Anonymous on July 13th, 2012 @ 1:31am CDT
PrimeStriker wrote:Anyone getting an Armada Blurr vibe from DE Wheeljack?I think he looks more like Action Master Slicer, actually.
Posted by triKlops on July 13th, 2012 @ 1:40am CDT
the FE stuff, the Dark energon stuff are cool all around
however Tailgate being included in this stuff is really great to see as a cool nod
Posted by wilcosu35 on July 13th, 2012 @ 8:24am CDT
i will be getting thundertron, magnus and dreadwing, because they're awesome
i appreciate that hasbro is re-releasing the FE versions, but couldn't they have do so a few months earlier, before i shelled out 85 euros on bulkhead?
Posted by Mechastrike on July 13th, 2012 @ 8:39am CDT
Posted by kirbenvost on July 13th, 2012 @ 11:07am CDT
FE news is good news. I would like to get a Vehicon. Really glad I was able to find the rest at retail though, but this is great for those who haven't bit the scalper bullet yet.
These Dark Energon guys are intriguing but I'll probably pass on them. The only one that truly catches my eye is that vaguely Skywarp-ish seeker.
Posted by PrymeStriker on July 13th, 2012 @ 2:36pm CDT
orangeitis wrote:PrimeStriker wrote:Anyone getting an Armada Blurr vibe from DE Wheeljack?I think he looks more like Action Master Slicer, actually.
I see that now. I still get an Armada Blurr vibe from him, but Slicer fits.
Posted by OptiMagnus on July 13th, 2012 @ 2:37pm CDT
Posted by REMINATOR on July 13th, 2012 @ 3:02pm CDT
OptiMagnus wrote:Alright, I've got to have Ultra Magnus now. He's just great. I'm passing on the entire Prime line except for him.
Man, I'm having a tough time whether to pick TTomy or Hasbro Prime Voyager UMagnus. Maybe I get both. That mold is astonishing gorgeous since Animated UMagnus. Also, the display with the missile incorrectly placed on the shoulder reminded G1 UMagnus so much.
So far got the Cyberverse already, can't wait to get my hand on the Voyager and FOC deluxe. Speaking of the FOC UM, hopefully they repaint his red eyes to blue. They did the same thing to Titanium UM during the 2006 convention.
Posted by MightyMagnus78 on July 13th, 2012 @ 3:32pm CDT
Posted by Dr Va'al on July 13th, 2012 @ 3:41pm CDT
MightyMagnus78 wrote:I've got to have Magnus and Dreadwing, pure win IMO. The rest are a bit meh.
..but ..but ..Thundertron!