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Monday, July 28th, 2014 6:45AM CDTCategories: Movie News, Toy News, Reviews
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Posted by dragons on July 28th, 2014 @ 8:23am CDT
Posted by reluctantyouth on July 28th, 2014 @ 10:31am CDT
I'm torn with this mold. I'm not getting the regular release as the Amazon one is pre-ordered. I'm just not sure I like it. The gorilla arms are a major bummer. I am glad to see some bulk in this figure though.
The soft rubber usage is atrocious and wish the stupid red spikes on his back were left out.
I'm wondering if they can be cut off or melted in some way as to not destroy the entire piece. Lopping them off with a pair of scissors is not going to work.
Posted by OptimalOptimus2 on July 28th, 2014 @ 10:34am CDT
Posted by TransformersFan89 on July 28th, 2014 @ 3:33pm CDT
Posted by chuckdawg1999 on July 28th, 2014 @ 4:34pm CDT
Posted by shajaki on July 28th, 2014 @ 5:07pm CDT
OptimalOptimus2 wrote:It just looks as bad as the feathers covering the groin on Slash.thats why i switch his thigh pieces around. dunno if he can still transform... but who cares!
(and thats my dog kingston in the background trying to be a part of the moment)
Posted by Peridot on July 29th, 2014 @ 12:20pm CDT
chuckdawg1999 wrote:Walmart.com has the AOE Deluxe Strafe with legends Bumblebee and Stinger set up for pre-order. Expected release date is August 25th. By the way, did anyone know about the Constructbots set of Strafe with Dino Rider Bumblebee and Stinger (new head)?
Stinger does not appear to have a new head, unfortunately.
Posted by Superwheeljack on July 29th, 2014 @ 3:29pm CDT
Why was I at the wrong place at the wrong time???
Posted by chuckdawg1999 on July 29th, 2014 @ 5:01pm CDT
Posted by El Duque on July 30th, 2014 @ 8:26am CDT
Posted by El Duque on July 30th, 2014 @ 8:31am CDT
Posted by Sabrblade on July 30th, 2014 @ 9:01am CDT
El Duque wrote:The official Takara Tomy YouTube channel has uploaded a couple of commercials for their Transformers: Lost Age toyline. Check 'em embedded below:Shouldn't this have gone in this thread?
Posted by william-james88 on July 30th, 2014 @ 9:05am CDT
Posted by Arrancon on July 30th, 2014 @ 9:06am CDT
Posted by GuyIncognito on July 30th, 2014 @ 9:24am CDT
william-james88 wrote:I am more and more puzzled by the fact that there is no announcement of that specific lost age easy Optimus coming to North America. He seems integral to the line over there being at it's forefront. Then again, they are not advertising for the small one step optimus. And it wouldnt be for redundancy, since they have 2 grimlocks. Something odd is going on with all this.
Which figure are you referring to?
Posted by Sabrblade on July 30th, 2014 @ 9:26am CDT
GuyIncognito wrote:LA01 Battle Command Optimus Prime.william-james88 wrote:I am more and more puzzled by the fact that there is no announcement of that specific lost age easy Optimus coming to North America. He seems integral to the line over there being at it's forefront. Then again, they are not advertising for the small one step optimus. And it wouldnt be for redundancy, since they have 2 grimlocks. Something odd is going on with all this.
Which figure are you referring to?
Posted by Superwheeljack on July 30th, 2014 @ 10:11am CDT
Posted by william-james88 on July 30th, 2014 @ 10:31am CDT
Superwheeljack wrote:Which wave is he in?
None, that's what is crazy. There is no planned Hasbro release for the tent pole figure from the Lost Age Easy line. That boggles my mind. It seems this whole line is based on the toys' play factor of which there are 2. There is the instant transformation and the interaction with other figures. The lack of LA01 in North America makes the line almost pointless since it denies certain the play factor of these toys (such as them being the right size to store in a trailer).
I am not complaining as a collector (I wouldnt buy any of these anyway) but I am really puzzled and curious at the business angle. It seems Hasbro was far more involved with the gimmicky flip and change transformers while Takara preffered the interaction factor. hasbro just seems to be going at it in a very half assed way. I am sure they would sell much more of the easy transformers to kids if they had that LA01 to go with it.
I would have guessed mybe a christmas release but we should have had some word of it by now with all the recent cons.
Posted by Sabrblade on July 30th, 2014 @ 10:35am CDT
william-james88 wrote:Lost Age EasyLost Age Series.
Posted by william-james88 on July 30th, 2014 @ 10:36am CDT
Sabrblade wrote:william-james88 wrote:Lost Age EasyLost Age Series.
I just dont want to confuse people with the other Lost Age figures which are not one step transformers