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Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Arms Micron AM-25 Nemesis Prime Pictorial Review

Transformers News: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Arms Micron AM-25 Nemesis Prime Pictorial Review

Friday, November 23rd, 2012 2:04PM CST

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Site sponsor Kapow! Toys has provided us a pictorial review of Takara Tomy's Transformers Prime Arms Micron AM-25 Nemesis Prime with Giza. The figure a black repaint of AM-01 Optimus Prime with a brand new Arms Micron. Unlike the previous in-hand images, these show the figure fully stickered. Check out Kapow! Toys' review below.

Transformers Arms Micron Nemesis Prime

An underrated figure gets even better with a new black deco and massive Arms Micron blade! Powerizer Optimus didn't set the world alight due to a number of things, 1) Megatron looked better 2) The First Edition kicked butt 3) He had that hideous weapon and loads of horrible grey visible on him, but he was still a good toy that a lot of folks missed out on, hopefully this will rectify things with Nemesis reaching a wider audience. Coming with the obligatory sticker sheet Nemesis is primarily black and dark charcoal grey with the chest being broken up via the red windows and light grey border. It works very well, so well that you may chose not to apply your stickers, I prefer them applied as they add a little more detail and help bring out the red on his forearms more.

Articulation wise Nemesis is very capable with lots of ball joints allowing him to twist and turn into a variety of poses, he is also very well balanced which might come a surprise due to the large back pack made up of the trucks side panels. The Micron is makes a very cool weapon but not such a cool Micron looking a little like a pelican in its robot mode but I'm not displaying him that way and the blade mode is pure win!

Truck mode again can either have stickers on or off and it looks great, I've taken some pics with and without so you can check it out and make your mind up. I personally like the stickers on as it gives it that higher level of detail and contrasts well with the black, a really nice touch by Takara is the inclusion of 5 M.E.C.H stickers which you can place on Nemesis to your hearts content giving him that nice link to the TV show.

Overall he is a repaint so automatically becomes less desirable for some but he is Nemesis Prime, a character thats always been popular, we score him 8/10


Re: In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Arms Micron AM-24 Silas Breakdown & AM-25 Nemesis

Re: In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Arms Micron AM-24 Silas Breakdown & AM-25 Nemesis

Re: In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Arms Micron AM-24 Silas Breakdown & AM-25 Nemesis

Re: In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Arms Micron AM-24 Silas Breakdown & AM-25 Nemesis

Re: In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Arms Micron AM-24 Silas Breakdown & AM-25 Nemesis

Re: In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Arms Micron AM-24 Silas Breakdown & AM-25 Nemesis

Re: In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Arms Micron AM-24 Silas Breakdown & AM-25 Nemesis

Re: In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Arms Micron AM-24 Silas Breakdown & AM-25 Nemesis

Re: In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Arms Micron AM-24 Silas Breakdown & AM-25 Nemesis

Re: In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Arms Micron AM-24 Silas Breakdown & AM-25 Nemesis

Re: In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Arms Micron AM-24 Silas Breakdown & AM-25 Nemesis

Re: In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Arms Micron AM-24 Silas Breakdown & AM-25 Nemesis

Re: In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Arms Micron AM-24 Silas Breakdown & AM-25 Nemesis

Re: In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Arms Micron AM-24 Silas Breakdown & AM-25 Nemesis

Re: In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Arms Micron AM-24 Silas Breakdown & AM-25 Nemesis
Credit(s): Kapow! Toys
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Re: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Arms Micron AM-25 Nemesis Prime Pictorial Review (1441867)
Posted by Doubledealer93 on November 23rd, 2012 @ 2:41pm CST
this is probably the first decent arms micron toy i have seen aside from breakdown. ad his micron is the first decent one i have seen.
Re: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Arms Micron AM-25 Nemesis Prime Pictorial Review (1441878)
Posted by Nemesis Destron on November 23rd, 2012 @ 3:48pm CST
Nemesis Prime...I'll take one please thank you! ;)^ :VEHI:
Re: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Arms Micron AM-25 Nemesis Prime Pictorial Review (1441886)
Posted by kirbenvost on November 23rd, 2012 @ 5:57pm CST
Yep, looks good. If only it wasn't $60, I'd pick it up.
Re: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Arms Micron AM-25 Nemesis Prime Pictorial Review (1441921)
Posted by mooncake623 on November 23rd, 2012 @ 10:19pm CST
wow looks better the elite guard OP.
Keeping my preorder!
Re: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Arms Micron AM-25 Nemesis Prime Pictorial Review (1441991)
Posted by Flakmaster on November 24th, 2012 @ 10:03am CST
If only there were an American/European version sans Micron ports.

The Micron ports really kill some of these marvelous Takara figures for me.
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