Mexican TFAnimated McDonald's Toys--More Images

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Mexican TFAnimated McDonald's Toys--More Images

Postby Tigertrack » Sun Nov 02, 2008 6:18 am

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Mexico- Seibertron.com gets more exclusive pictures showing these fast food freebies thanks to our friend Victor Hernandez. The toys, while having robot modes that are representative of their Animated designs, have alt modes that are hard to describe--certainly not design accurate--, but these modes utilize the vintage jumpstarter automatic transforming gimmick from the early part of the Generation One toyline.

Transformation is caused mainly by pulling back the toy, then the toy will drive forward and 'spring' into its robot mode.

Jumpstarter technology was fun and inventive in the 80's. Top Spin and Twin Twist have their own following like any Transformers characters mainly due to them being a part of the elite Autobot attack group, the Wreckers, but also because the technology is simple and proves fun (Jumpstarter races at cons anyone?).

Here we have the technology returning in an unlikely place. Toys that were available (promotion ended yesterday) included Megatron, Starscream, Optimus Prime, and Bumblebee.

Victor believes the promotion was a 'fun success', and he shares pictures of his collection below. He also believes these may become available in Brazil, and Venezuela in the near future.

Thanks Victor for sharing these international exclusives with us!

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Re: Mexican TFAnimated McDonald's Toys--More Images

Postby BattleRoller23 » Sun Nov 02, 2008 6:26 am

What the hell do they transform into?
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Re: Mexican TFAnimated McDonald's Toys--More Images

Postby moonie » Sun Nov 02, 2008 6:43 am

:shock:

they look so... suggestive.
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Re: Mexican TFAnimated McDonald's Toys--More Images

Postby DevastaTTor » Sun Nov 02, 2008 6:52 am

Were these designed by Impossible Toys? They've got the exact same transformation as Exo Suit Spike and Daniel.

I suspect we'll see the preorder on BBTS for this set of four for about 350.00 dollars any day now.
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Re: Mexican TFAnimated McDonald's Toys--More Images

Postby Asphalt22 » Sun Nov 02, 2008 7:12 am

see what happens when McTwinTwist and McTopSpin take over the world.
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Re: Mexican TFAnimated McDonald's Toys--More Images

Postby Hard Hacker » Sun Nov 02, 2008 7:40 am

Animated really does homage everything!
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Re: Mexican TFAnimated McDonald's Toys--More Images

Postby dragons » Sun Nov 02, 2008 9:28 am

haha $350 are you insane price for these guys should be $5.00 or under $10.00 for 3 they lok like feet when they transform
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Re: Mexican TFAnimated McDonald's Toys--More Images

Postby Sabrblade » Sun Nov 02, 2008 12:13 pm

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BattleRoller23 wrote:What the hell do they transform into?


Looks like "rolling buttocks".
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Re: Mexican TFAnimated McDonald's Toys--More Images

Postby Stormrider » Mon Nov 03, 2008 1:45 am

Weapon: Atom-Smasher Cannon
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Re: Mexican TFAnimated McDonald's Toys--More Images

Postby cor2879 » Mon Nov 03, 2008 6:11 am

Motto: "Government didn't create the problem, government IS the problem."
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Wow. Mexican Megatron sure is plump.
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Re: Mexican TFAnimated McDonald's Toys--More Images

Postby Fussion » Mon Nov 03, 2008 10:37 am

Return of the Jumpstarters! or I should say JUNKstarters :grin:
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