Official Images Of Takara Exclusive Arms Micron Frenzy, Leo Prime, and Wildrider

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Re: Official Images Of Takara Exclusive Arms Micron Frenzy And Leo Prime

Postby Sabrblade » Thu Oct 18, 2012 1:00 pm

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Sabrblade wrote:Notice that both Rumble and Frenzy seem to use the alternate headsculpt of thta mold that the Hasbro Rumble doesn't use. ;)


Thank you for making the choice between PRiD and AM just a little bit harder. Hmmmm... Hasbro blue + TakaraTomy red = two Hasbro weapons, but only one Arms Micron...
Why not just get all three? ;)

Also, when I was on Allspark, I asked Hydra how he'd handle the toy bios of these two with them being FIBRIR when Hasbro's Rumble is blue... and I got this response:
Oh, just wait for it...
;) Color me excited. :-B
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Re: Official Images Of Takara Exclusive Arms Micron Frenzy And Leo Prime

Postby JelZe GoldRabbit » Thu Oct 18, 2012 1:10 pm

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JelZe GoldRabbit wrote:
Sabrblade wrote:Notice that both Rumble and Frenzy seem to use the alternate headsculpt of thta mold that the Hasbro Rumble doesn't use. ;)


Thank you for making the choice between PRiD and AM just a little bit harder. Hmmmm... Hasbro blue + TakaraTomy red = two Hasbro weapons, but only one Arms Micron...
Why not just get all three? ;)


And have one be weaponless? :lol: Seriously, putting symmetry in weapons can give me a headache. The ideal solution would be Hasbro releasing Frenzy, or TakaraTomy releasing the Micron as a standalone. Bah, one Hasbro weapon plus a Micron looks so... unbalanced. :SICK:

Sabrblade wrote:Also, when I was on Allspark, I asked Hydra how he'd handle the toy bios of these two with them being FIBRIR when Hasbro's Rumble is blue... and I got this response:
Oh, just wait for it...
;) Color me excited. :-B


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Re: Official Images Of Takara Exclusive Arms Micron Frenzy And Leo Prime

Postby Sabrblade » Thu Oct 18, 2012 1:22 pm

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Re: Official Images Of Takara Exclusive Arms Micron Frenzy And Leo Prime

Postby Zeedust » Thu Oct 18, 2012 2:11 pm

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craggy wrote:Leo Prime is pretty cool too, and the micron sword is a lot nicer than the thing Thundertron got stuck with.


I ahppen to like the way Thundertron's thing looks. It's one of the few Powerizer weapons that actually looks like a weapon bot ways, plus both wolverine-style claws and decently-sized wrist swords are pretty nice weapons in my book.
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Re: Official Images Of Takara Exclusive Arms Micron Frenzy, Leo Prime, and Wildrider

Postby Flashwave » Thu Oct 18, 2012 10:20 pm

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Ironhide/Starscream wrote:Thundertron is reminding me of the Lion Zord from Power Rangers Wild Force...
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He actually reminds me more of Cybertron Snarl:

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In case you're wondering, there is such thing called a maned wolf :P


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Really? "Winged Transforming Lion" And we get "That looks like a Zord" and Cyb Snarl... Ya'll should be asahmed,you're about to get punked by a kid who wasn't even born for Vicorty series...

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Anyway, all joking aside, what's the fear with balljoint hips, anyway?

I'm liking Magnus. The Hammer could fold up better, but its the first weapon I like. Meg's is okay, I guess.


Torn on the Rumble and Frenzy. I like 'em, but I must admit I prefer the classics tanks. The Honda Civic alts are an interesting twist though.

What I don't get, why are we calling him Leo Prime? He looks nothing like the BW White Lion, and even the Target Exclusive white lion is closer, albeit not as clean looking: http://www.seibertron.com/transformers/ ... ine/17177/
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Re: Official Images Of Takara Exclusive Arms Micron Frenzy, Leo Prime, and Wildrider

Postby FortMacs » Thu Oct 18, 2012 10:55 pm

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tempted to get rumble and frenzy. but i got hasbros so ill just pick up the other dont really care if one has a micron and the other doesnt will help set them apart other than color.

will hopefully get leo prime and wild rider as well.
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Re: Official Images Of Takara Exclusive Arms Micron Frenzy, Leo Prime, and Wildrider

Postby kirbenvost » Sun Oct 21, 2012 9:49 pm

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So Rumble is Red? I have both on preorder but only want the red one. Might still get the Hasbro one too, though I don't normally get the blue ones.

Wildrider also looks really cool, but I don't collect the character, so unless Hasbro releases it, it's a definite no.
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Re: Official Images Of Takara Exclusive Arms Micron Frenzy, Leo Prime, and Wildrider

Postby Sabrblade » Sun Oct 21, 2012 9:55 pm

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Flashwave wrote:What I don't get, why are we calling him Leo Prime?
Because that's what Takara's calling this toy.

Though, I think we've got something closer than any previous suggestions as to what the Thundertron toy most resembles: Murasame Liger. ;)

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Re: Official Images Of Takara Exclusive Arms Micron Frenzy, Leo Prime, and Wildrider

Postby JelZe GoldRabbit » Mon Oct 22, 2012 3:15 am

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Flashwave wrote:What I don't get, why are we calling him Leo Prime?
Because that's what Takara's calling this toy.


Plus, TakaraTomy has been shying away from Japanese names for 5 years straight now. So no more Convoys.
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Re: Official Images Of Takara Exclusive Arms Micron Frenzy, Leo Prime, and Wildrider

Postby Sabrblade » Mon Oct 22, 2012 9:34 am

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JelZe GoldRabbit wrote:
Sabrblade wrote:
Flashwave wrote:What I don't get, why are we calling him Leo Prime?
Because that's what Takara's calling this toy.


Plus, TakaraTomy has been shying away from Japanese names for 5 years straight now. So no more Convoys.
Except for at least the Masterpieces. ;)
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Re: Official Images Of Takara Exclusive Arms Micron Frenzy, Leo Prime, and Wildrider

Postby King Kuuga » Mon Oct 22, 2012 10:15 am

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Re: Official Images Of Takara Exclusive Arms Micron Frenzy, Leo Prime, and Wildrider

Postby Sabrblade » Mon Oct 22, 2012 10:47 am

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That Bot wrote:Masterpieces represent the G1 versions of the characters. Only new iterations of characters get the westernized names.
United and Alternity (Goldbug, in particular) use G1 characters with Hasbro names.
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Re: Official Images Of Takara Exclusive Arms Micron Frenzy, Leo Prime, and Wildrider

Postby JelZe GoldRabbit » Mon Oct 22, 2012 10:55 am

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That Bot wrote:Masterpieces represent the G1 versions of the characters. Only new iterations of characters get the westernized names.
United and Alternity (Goldbug, in particular) use G1 characters with Hasbro names.


Just United. Alternity still had Convoy, Bumble, and Cliff, though they bucked the trend with Goldbug.
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Re: Official Images Of Takara Exclusive Arms Micron Frenzy, Leo Prime, and Wildrider

Postby Sabrblade » Mon Oct 22, 2012 11:02 am

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JelZe GoldRabbit wrote:
Sabrblade wrote:
That Bot wrote:Masterpieces represent the G1 versions of the characters. Only new iterations of characters get the westernized names.
United and Alternity (Goldbug, in particular) use G1 characters with Hasbro names.


Just United. Alternity still had Convoy, Bumble, and Cliff, though they bucked the trend with Goldbug.
Hence why I singled out Goldbug. He started the change for this line, but it happened that all post-Goldbug releases were characters that either had the same names for both markets to begin with or lacked a separate name for the other market.
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