The Medabots Revival

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The Medabots Revival

Postby Blurrz » Sun Jul 17, 2011 4:13 pm

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D-Arts is doing a Medabots Revival... looking good.

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Here's a pic of the ole 3" figures when they were released a Decade ago;

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Anyone else digging this guys?
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Re: The Medabots Revival

Postby TulioDude » Sun Jul 17, 2011 11:27 pm

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Thanks!Now im having all sorts of Medabots Nostalgia!
I remenber the small ones,they were cool,though i never had one.They had all these interchageable parts,whick you could make combinations.They dont much articulation,but they seems cool.

I remenber one that i always wanted was that super cool Metabee you could buil with a timpet and later the parts,just like the show!
These models had Metabee and Rokusho.

This Rokusho you showed does have timpet or is super anime accurate version?
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Re: The Medabots Revival

Postby Blurrz » Sun Jul 17, 2011 11:46 pm

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Haha, I also have that Medabee Tin-Pet you described, but I can't seem to find it anymore in my house. I've been searching for the other three Tin-Pets that were released, as well as a new Metabee, but they are expensive on Ebay.

This D-Arts Rokusho will not have a tin-pet, sadly/
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Re: The Medabots Revival

Postby BeastProwl » Tue Jul 19, 2011 8:16 am

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Re: The Medabots Revival

Postby Supreme Convoy » Tue Jul 19, 2011 7:24 pm

I totally remember these! These came out around the time of Robots in Disguise.
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Re: The Medabots Revival

Postby TulioDude » Tue Jul 19, 2011 11:20 pm

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I have searched Medabots and...
The Medabee model with the tinpet is rare,i havent found one on ebay.
I found one eletronic season 3 Medabee though.

I`m not much of a fan of season 3.

I read the manga and it really good,I have read it through 1 to 5 or 4 i think.
Too bad i lost 1 some time ago,it was my favorite.
But its really cool and funny.
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Re: The Medabots Revival

Postby robofreak » Wed Jul 20, 2011 10:58 pm

I want these. When do they come out?

I'm sad that we aren't getting tin pets for them.

I've always wanted the old Medabee kit, but I can't find it anywhere.
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Re: The Medabots Revival

Postby Blurrz » Wed Jul 20, 2011 11:29 pm

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robofreak wrote:I want these. When do they come out?

I'm sad that we aren't getting tin pets for them.

I've always wanted the old Medabee kit, but I can't find it anywhere.


The kits go for absurd prices right now, over $100.

Metabee's being released next month;

http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/prod ... ode=retail
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Re: The Medabots Revival

Postby Dead Metal » Thu Jul 21, 2011 7:07 am

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I had one of those, that orange one.
It had like an inner frame with metal arms and legs and you could armour it up.
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Re: The Medabots Revival

Postby Blurrz » Thu Jul 21, 2011 3:31 pm

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http://dalong.net/review/kotobukiya/md2/md2_i.htm
Dalong has reviewed Kotobukiya's Second Medarot Model Kit, 1/6 KBT00-M Metal Beetle. (Different from D-Arts)

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Re: The Medabots Revival

Postby TulioDude » Fri Jul 22, 2011 9:47 pm

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Looks cool!


Found some pics of that Metabee model

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Re: The Medabots Revival

Postby Dead Metal » Sat Jul 23, 2011 12:34 pm

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TulioDude wrote:Looks cool!


Found some pics of that Metabee model

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Yea that's the one I had.
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Re: The Medabots Revival

Postby Praxus Prime » Sat Jul 23, 2011 3:48 pm

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I had the Sumilidon kit, as well as two of just about every single 3' figure that was released! I absolutely loved Medabots as a kid! :D Too bad I can't find any of them anymore... :(
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Re: The Medabots Revival

Postby Blurrz » Sun Jul 24, 2011 1:25 pm

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Looks like Kotobukiya is releasing a Rokusho model kit..

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Re: The Medabots Revival

Postby Blurrz » Tue Oct 18, 2011 9:25 pm

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Re: The Medabots Revival

Postby TulioDude » Wed Oct 19, 2011 5:24 pm

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Things just got real.
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Re: The Medabots Revival

Postby Gojulasprime23 » Sun Oct 30, 2011 10:56 pm

Hi all,

I came across this thread by accident, but I was happy to see that there are other Transformers fans who also like Medabots. A few years back I really got into collecting the Hasbro Medabots model kits- right around the time they went on clearance at TRU for $3 a pop! Well that became an obsession and I found myself on YahooJapan quite a bit buying up pretty much anything that I didn't already have. Anyway,long story short, I was considering selling off my collection, but these new kits have sparked my interest and now I am reconsidering. Just to give you all an idea, here is a portion of my Medabots collection:

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I'm not sure where they'll go, but I can't wait for the new ones! :)
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Re: The Medabots Revival

Postby Blurrz » Sun Oct 30, 2011 11:07 pm

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Wow. Just wow. Straight up respect, that's the best Medabots collection I've seen!
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Re: The Medabots Revival

Postby Gojulasprime23 » Sun Oct 30, 2011 11:11 pm

Thanks- if there's any interest I also have a checklist as well as package images for almost all of the Japanese Medabots (Medarot). It's a shame so little was released in the US.
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Re: The Medabots Revival

Postby Praxus Prime » Tue Nov 01, 2011 8:03 am

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Hey, Gojulas. One word- WINNING!
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