News from i-Gear: New Vintage VW Käfer (Beetle) Bumblebee!

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Re: News from i-Gear: New Vintage VW Käfer (Beetle) Bumblebee!

Postby The Dude » Sat Jan 08, 2011 11:40 am

Motto: "I never save pictures of any new toy, because before I know it, I'll be sick of seeing its ugly mug on Walmart shelves. Isn't that right, Mudflap?"
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This looks like
CRAAAAAAAAAAAAP
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Re: News from i-Gear: New Vintage VW Käfer (Beetle) Bumblebee!

Postby omega666 » Sat Jan 08, 2011 12:11 pm

So small. Easy pass.
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Re: News from i-Gear: New Vintage VW Käfer (Beetle) Bumblebee!

Postby Editor » Sat Jan 08, 2011 1:45 pm

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Do not want. What a wasted effort.
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Re: News from i-Gear: New Vintage VW Käfer (Beetle) Bumblebee!

Postby Owtkazt » Sat Jan 08, 2011 3:21 pm

Motto: "Bring me their heads as SOUVENIRS!"
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Sucks. Looks like he's had too many Twinkies. Meh autobots pretty much blow anyways.
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Re: News from i-Gear: New Vintage VW Käfer (Beetle) Bumblebee!

Postby victoryconvoy » Sat Jan 08, 2011 4:10 pm

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Re: News from i-Gear: New Vintage VW Käfer (Beetle) Bumblebee!

Postby Godzillabot Primal » Sat Jan 08, 2011 4:10 pm

Motto: "Roll out!"
Well frankly I’m not impressed I was hoping for a entirely new figure I was looking forward to a scout bumblebee that turned in to a modern beetle
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Re: News from i-Gear: New Vintage VW Käfer (Beetle) Bumblebee!

Postby Macross » Sat Jan 08, 2011 6:08 pm

Weapon: Spinning Augers
The only possible good thing about this is we'll probably see it on clearance because nobody wants it.

They should cancel this altogether.

I was hopping for them to take a similar approach to Wheel_Jacks custom Classics Bumblebee:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/7834016@N0 ... 404752151/

Guess it's not gonna happen.
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Re: News from i-Gear: New Vintage VW Käfer (Beetle) Bumblebee!

Postby Turbobungle » Sun Jan 09, 2011 4:21 am

Motto: "Final... FUUUUUUUUUUUUSION!"
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I just don't get it, why would they.... Or anyone bother with a 3rd party retool of a cheap, limited articulation, jokey figure like a legends.... Well I guess it'll be cheap to make.. Do I sense a ripoff price coming? Because of 'exclusivity'?
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Re: News from i-Gear: New Vintage VW Käfer (Beetle) Bumblebee!

Postby MINDVVIPE » Sun Jan 09, 2011 4:37 am

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Turbobungle wrote:I just don't get it, why would they.... Or anyone bother with a 3rd party retool of a cheap, limited articulation, jokey figure like a legends.... Well I guess it'll be cheap to make.. Do I sense a ripoff price coming? Because of 'exclusivity'?


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Re: News from i-Gear: New Vintage VW Käfer (Beetle) Bumblebee!

Postby Oilspill » Sun Jan 09, 2011 6:36 am

Man, this just makes Igear look even more unoriginal, as they continually rip off existing moulds.

I hate that legends mould too, I had the Takara Cliffjumper among many of my legends figures. It was the only one I sold because I just don't like the mould.
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Re: News from i-Gear: New Vintage VW Käfer (Beetle) Bumblebee!

Postby Lunarabbit » Sun Jan 09, 2011 7:04 am

Motto: ""Better to have it and not need it than to need it and not have it.""
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Good lord, that's horrendous. I completely retract my previous comment.
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Re: News from i-Gear: New Vintage VW Käfer (Beetle) Bumblebee!

Postby RK_Striker_JK_5 » Sun Jan 09, 2011 11:00 am

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MINDVVIPE wrote:
Turbobungle wrote:I just don't get it, why would they.... Or anyone bother with a 3rd party retool of a cheap, limited articulation, jokey figure like a legends.... Well I guess it'll be cheap to make.. Do I sense a ripoff price coming? Because of 'exclusivity'?


The only legends figure I've ever liked is legends Ravage. Everything else blows.
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Actually, the Legends Scorponok is pretty good. It's got better proportions in robot mode than the Deluxe figure.
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Re: News from i-Gear: New Vintage VW Käfer (Beetle) Bumblebee!

Postby Optimum Supreme » Sun Jan 09, 2011 2:53 pm

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Rated X wrote: After all these WW2 vechicles somebody might compare Good ol Bumblebee to Hitler.


Considering his contributions to the creation of Volkswagen in the first place... but SHHHH don't mention that, if it turns into a robot and shoots other robots, that's REALLY bad!
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