TakaraTomy Diaclone Reboot: Discussion Thread

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Re: TakaraTomy Diaclone Reboot: Discussion Thread

Postby Cobotron » Mon Jul 10, 2017 6:55 pm

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Agamemnon wrote:Let's get back to talking about Burn's mammoth snout flopping... :-s

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Re: TakaraTomy Diaclone Reboot: Discussion Thread

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Cobotron wrote:You know you love that translucent Powered Suit.



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Re: TakaraTomy Diaclone Reboot: Discussion Thread

Postby Cobotron » Tue Jul 11, 2017 10:03 am

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OK Y'ALLZZZZZ!

The BIG BOY is up for pre-order at amiami. Looks like they are offering a 20% pre-order discount bringing him to 23700 Yen, which is at the moment, $207 USD.
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Re: TakaraTomy Diaclone Reboot: Discussion Thread

Postby shajaki » Tue Jul 11, 2017 12:27 pm

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Cobotron wrote:OK Y'ALLZZZZZ!

The BIG BOY is up for pre-order at amiami. Looks like they are offering a 20% pre-order discount bringing him to 23700 Yen, which is at the moment, $207 USD.
Tis a shame that Amiami is now one of my sworn enemies :evil:
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Re: TakaraTomy Diaclone Reboot: Discussion Thread

Postby Cobotron » Tue Jul 11, 2017 1:55 pm

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shajaki wrote:
Cobotron wrote:OK Y'ALLZZZZZ!

The BIG BOY is up for pre-order at amiami. Looks like they are offering a 20% pre-order discount bringing him to 23700 Yen, which is at the moment, $207 USD.
Tis a shame that Amiami is now one of my sworn enemies :evil:
Oh no! What did amiami do to Shajkiswami?
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Re: TakaraTomy Diaclone Reboot: Discussion Thread

Postby Burn » Tue Jul 11, 2017 2:11 pm

Cobotron wrote:OK Y'ALLZZZZZ!

The BIG BOY is up for pre-order at amiami. Looks like they are offering a 20% pre-order discount bringing him to 23700 Yen, which is at the moment, $207 USD.

Gosh, if only I hadn't wasted money getting my car serviced and four new tyres for it the other day! :-P
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Re: TakaraTomy Diaclone Reboot: Discussion Thread

Postby shajaki » Tue Jul 11, 2017 2:30 pm

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Cobotron wrote:
shajaki wrote:
Cobotron wrote:OK Y'ALLZZZZZ!

The BIG BOY is up for pre-order at amiami. Looks like they are offering a 20% pre-order discount bringing him to 23700 Yen, which is at the moment, $207 USD.
Tis a shame that Amiami is now one of my sworn enemies :evil:
Oh no! What did amiami do to Shajkiswami?
This happened :(
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Re: TakaraTomy Diaclone Reboot: Discussion Thread

Postby Burn » Wed Jul 12, 2017 5:38 am

HLJ have the big guy up for order.
Works out to just under $300AU. Well out of my price range, and I shudder to think how much the shipping would be!

But hey, I may win the lottery on Saturday night. I may also be crushed by a plummeting toilet seat that has some how come out of the International Space Station. Figure the odds are about the same.
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Re: TakaraTomy Diaclone Reboot: Discussion Thread

Postby shajaki » Wed Jul 12, 2017 12:07 pm

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Burn wrote:HLJ have the big guy up for order.
Works out to just under $300AU. Well out of my price range, and I shudder to think how much the shipping would be!

But hey, I may win the lottery on Saturday night. I may also be crushed by a plummeting toilet seat that has some how come out of the International Space Station. Figure the odds are about the same.
I saw.... I'm just weighing my options at the moment... :-?

Normally I'd just preorder it with little thought. I mean, I do think about it. But it's more like "November release eh? Looks like a problem for November Shawn!". Sometimes I really hate past Shawn :lol:
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Re: TakaraTomy Diaclone Reboot: Discussion Thread

Postby Burn » Wed Jul 12, 2017 5:25 pm

shajaki wrote:Sometimes I really hate past Shawn :lol:

Punch him in the googlies. Don't worry about the time line, it's just a punch!
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Re: TakaraTomy Diaclone Reboot: Discussion Thread

Postby Kurona » Thu Jul 13, 2017 11:24 am

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Burn wrote:
Cobotron wrote:OK Y'ALLZZZZZ!

The BIG BOY is up for pre-order at amiami. Looks like they are offering a 20% pre-order discount bringing him to 23700 Yen, which is at the moment, $207 USD.

Gosh, if only I hadn't wasted money getting my car serviced and four new tyres for it the other day! :-P

I realise that getting your car sorted out is tempting, but c'mon. You're in the real world now. You've gotta start considering priorities :-P
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Re: TakaraTomy Diaclone Reboot: Discussion Thread

Postby Cobotron » Sat Aug 19, 2017 8:17 am

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A new Powered Suit arrived in the mail this past week.

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The C Type suit is supposed to be the Utilitron constructobot load lifter type.

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Hence the cool hydrauliclaws.

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I love the big bubble canopy on this one.

He does come with a blaster rifle too, in case the Waruder breach the main defenses.

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Because who doesn't love chicken walker mode?

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Then there was that time, when all hope was surely lost, but Dale from Cargo Bay 6 single handedly drove the Waruder out of Moon Base, and saved the day.

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Re: TakaraTomy Diaclone Reboot: Discussion Thread

Postby shajaki » Sat Aug 19, 2017 6:54 pm

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Nice! I to like the bubble. Nice shots Cob ;)

Y'know I thought I had these pre-ordered.... since you have him in hand and I haven't seen anything even charge, I guess that means I didn't :lol:
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Re: TakaraTomy Diaclone Reboot: Discussion Thread

Postby Burn » Sat Aug 19, 2017 10:14 pm

The first word that springs to mind to describe that little guy is "dinky".

And I'm on the bubble wagon as well, it really helps to make the figure.
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Re: TakaraTomy Diaclone Reboot: Discussion Thread

Postby shajaki » Mon Aug 21, 2017 9:19 am

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Burn wrote:And I'm on the bubble wagon as well, it really helps to make the figure.
It really does. I wasn't expecting that. Those pilots are SO SMALL. Seriously, they're like half the size of a Titan Master. And to see those small mech suits with an EVEN SMALLER figure piloting it is something else :shock:
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Re: TakaraTomy Diaclone Reboot: Discussion Thread

Postby Cobotron » Mon Aug 21, 2017 9:26 am

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Burn wrote:And I'm on the bubble wagon as well, it really helps to make the figure.
It really does. I wasn't expecting that. Those pilots are SO SMALL. Seriously, they're like half the size of a Titan Master. And to see those small mech suits with an EVEN SMALLER figure piloting it is something else :shock:
The articulation on those tiny suits is... off the CHIZZY!
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Re: TakaraTomy Diaclone Reboot: Discussion Thread

Postby shajaki » Tue Aug 22, 2017 8:27 pm

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Time to make Cobo jealous :-P

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Re: TakaraTomy Diaclone Reboot: Discussion Thread

Postby triKlops » Tue Aug 22, 2017 9:34 pm

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shajaki wrote:Time to make Cobo jealous :-P


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Re: TakaraTomy Diaclone Reboot: Discussion Thread

Postby Cobotron » Tue Aug 22, 2017 10:04 pm

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[-( What ever.


:-P Awesome man! How did you find it? The bay?
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Re: TakaraTomy Diaclone Reboot: Discussion Thread

Postby shajaki » Wed Aug 23, 2017 7:35 am

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:-P Awesome man! How did you find it? The bay?
Mandarake! A couple popped up on the 'Bay here and there, but were 120ish CAD shipped, whereas Mandy was around 90 shipped if I recall. Expensive but still doable! ;)^
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Re: TakaraTomy Diaclone Reboot: Discussion Thread

Postby Cobotron » Thu Oct 12, 2017 6:20 pm

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Re: TakaraTomy Diaclone Reboot: Discussion Thread

Postby shajaki » Tue Oct 31, 2017 8:20 am

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Y'know what I just realized? Now that I'm not newsing, this stuff will never hit the front page now :(

Not new news, but I forgot to post this: repaint planned for Big Powered, DA-17 Big Powered GV (I.M.S. Ver.) Exclusive.

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Re: TakaraTomy Diaclone Reboot: Discussion Thread

Postby Cobotron » Tue Oct 31, 2017 10:00 am

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I stumbled upon him via BBTS. Had to go back to Amiami just to remember what I had actually pre-ordered. :lol:

That is a mean paint job. It's like Nemesis Big Powered.
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Re: TakaraTomy Diaclone Reboot: Discussion Thread

Postby Sabrblade » Tue Oct 31, 2017 10:19 am

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Cobotron wrote:That is a mean paint job. It's like Nemesis Big Powered.
It reminds me so much of Machine Wars Starscream.
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Re: TakaraTomy Diaclone Reboot: Discussion Thread

Postby Cobotron » Tue Oct 31, 2017 10:57 am

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Sabrblade wrote:
Cobotron wrote:That is a mean paint job. It's like Nemesis Big Powered.
It reminds me so much of Machine Wars Starscream.
Had to look him up, but WOW, you're right! :lol:

Also, just gotta say, I'm more excited about the arrival of Big Powered than I am for any of the remaining TR guys I can't find, or PotP.
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