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Transformers: Rescue Bots Quick Dig Boulder and Epic Optimus Prime at US Retail

Postby Va'al » Tue Apr 03, 2018 3:03 am

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Courtesy of staff member and Twincast Podcast host ScottyP, we have a sighting for some Transformers Rescue Bots figures from the bigger size of the recent Playskool Heroes line: Quick Dig Boulder and Epic Optimus Prime (modest, much?)!

Both were spotted in Cary, North Carolina, and the Target store there, with Boulder running at 19.99 USD and Optimus Prime much cheaper, at 9.99 USD - which is expected, given the fact that the former can transform (with an easy to do conversion!) and the latter does not. If you come across these or any other Transformers figures, make sure to use the Sightings Database tool to help out other fans, and browse through our regional sightings board section too!

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Re: Transformers: Rescue Bots Toy Products and Merchandise

Postby ScottyP » Tue Apr 03, 2018 7:35 am

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I love this Boulder toy. He's huge for a $20 toy. Total brick house, but in a good way.
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Re: Transformers: Rescue Bots Toy Products and Merchandise

Postby Nexus Knight » Tue Apr 03, 2018 3:43 pm

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Va'al wrote:Epic Optimus Prime (modest, much?)


dictionary.com wrote:Prime adjective
1. of the first importance; demanding the fullest consideration:
a prime requisite.
2. of the greatest relevance or significance:


True, its a title, but still... :lol:
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Re: Transformers: Rescue Bots Quick Dig Boulder and Epic Optimus Prime at US Retail

Postby Sabrblade » Tue Apr 03, 2018 9:45 pm

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Va'al wrote:Epic Optimus Prime (modest, much?)!
What's more is this is the second toy to be called "Epic Optimus Prime". The first was two feet tall, even. :P
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Re: Transformers: Rescue Bots Quick Dig Boulder and Epic Optimus Prime at US Retail

Postby Va'al » Wed Apr 04, 2018 12:30 am

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Sabrblade wrote:
Va'al wrote:Epic Optimus Prime (modest, much?)!
What's more is this is the second toy to be called "Epic Optimus Prime". The first was two feet tall, even. :P


2 Epic 2 Prime


next one will be Optimus 3: Epic Drift (and confuse everyone)
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Re: Transformers: Rescue Bots Quick Dig Boulder and Epic Optimus Prime at US Retail

Postby Emerje » Wed Apr 04, 2018 9:09 pm

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Va'al wrote:
Sabrblade wrote:
Va'al wrote:Epic Optimus Prime (modest, much?)!
What's more is this is the second toy to be called "Epic Optimus Prime". The first was two feet tall, even. :P


2 Epic 2 Prime


next one will be Optimus 3: Epic Drift (and confuse everyone)

Epic Optimus Prime 2: Energon Boogaloo.

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Re: Transformers: Rescue Bots Toy Products and Merchandise

Postby Sabrblade » Wed Apr 04, 2018 9:36 pm

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The irony of the second Epic Optimus Prime figure being pint-sized compared to the first. :P
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Re: Transformers: Rescue Bots Quick Dig Boulder and Epic Optimus Prime at US Retail

Postby william-james88 » Wed Apr 04, 2018 10:05 pm

Va'al wrote:
Sabrblade wrote:
Va'al wrote:Epic Optimus Prime (modest, much?)!
What's more is this is the second toy to be called "Epic Optimus Prime". The first was two feet tall, even. :P


2 Epic 2 Prime


next one will be Optimus 3: Epic Drift (and confuse everyone)


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New Rescue Bots Figures of Optimus and Heatwave with Images and Listings

Postby WreckerJack » Thu Apr 05, 2018 1:24 am

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Two brand new Transformers Rescue Bots toys have been listed on Amazon.com. Figures of Optimus Prime and Heatwave appear on the site as available for purchase. These appear to be very similar to the rest of the Rescue Bots line in terms of how they transform. We can tell that these will be simple and fun toys for kids. In the images below you will notice that Heatwave transforms into a indy race car rather than his usual firetruck mode. Have a look and tell us what you think.

If you enjoy Rescue Bots you should check out the new show that is coming out this fall!

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Re: Transformers: Rescue Bots Toy Products and Merchandise

Postby Emerje » Thu Apr 05, 2018 1:30 am

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I guess you could say its a... hot rod. 8-)



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Re: Transformers: Rescue Bots Toy Products and Merchandise

Postby Nathaniel Prime » Thu Apr 05, 2018 1:42 am

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Well, I guess if Red Alert gets to be a fire chief's Lamborghini, then Heatwave can be a race car too. Fun looking toys BTW ;)^
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Re: Transformers: Rescue Bots Toy Products and Merchandise

Postby william-james88 » Thu Apr 05, 2018 7:26 am

Dont know if its an intentional homage or not, but that heatwave have the same colour scheme as diaclone Mirage

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Re: Transformers: Rescue Bots Toy Products and Merchandise

Postby WreckerJack » Thu Apr 05, 2018 1:03 pm

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That or it's part of the show. I admit as much as I enjoy RB I haven't had the time to netflix and binge the last season.
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Re: Transformers: Rescue Bots Toy Products and Merchandise

Postby Sabrblade » Thu Apr 05, 2018 5:20 pm

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WreckerJack wrote:That or it's part of the show.
It's not.
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Re: Transformers: Rescue Bots Toy Products and Merchandise

Postby Galactic Prime » Sat Apr 07, 2018 2:58 pm

LOL at the girl playing with Optimus. LOL, yeah right
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Re: Transformers: Rescue Bots Toy Products and Merchandise

Postby BG the Robit » Fri Apr 13, 2018 10:14 am

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Galactic Prime wrote:LOL at the girl playing with Optimus. LOL, yeah right

I know more girl kids who like TF than I do boy kids. What's your point?
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Re: Transformers: Rescue Bots Toy Products and Merchandise

Postby Galactic Prime » Fri Apr 13, 2018 2:16 pm

BG the Robit wrote:
Galactic Prime wrote:LOL at the girl playing with Optimus. LOL, yeah right

I know more girl kids who like TF than I do boy kids. What's your point?


LOL, sure you do :lol:
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Re: Transformers: Rescue Bots Toy Products and Merchandise

Postby BG the Robit » Fri Apr 13, 2018 2:41 pm

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Galactic Prime wrote:
BG the Robit wrote:
Galactic Prime wrote:LOL at the girl playing with Optimus. LOL, yeah right

I know more girl kids who like TF than I do boy kids. What's your point?


LOL, sure you do :lol:

Do you have proof otherwise? If so, I'd enjoy seeing it! ^.^ Also, I am a thirteen-year-old girl myself. My little brother is the only actual little kid I know who's a boy that likes Transformers.
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Re: Transformers: Rescue Bots Toy Products and Merchandise

Postby Burn » Fri Apr 13, 2018 4:55 pm

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Galactic Prime wrote:
BG the Robit wrote:
Galactic Prime wrote:LOL at the girl playing with Optimus. LOL, yeah right

I know more girl kids who like TF than I do boy kids. What's your point?


LOL, sure you do :lol:

Why do you have to be such a dick towards other members?
Knock it off.
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Re: Transformers: Rescue Bots Toy Products and Merchandise

Postby BG the Robit » Fri Apr 13, 2018 5:55 pm

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Burn wrote:
Galactic Prime wrote:
BG the Robit wrote:
Galactic Prime wrote:LOL at the girl playing with Optimus. LOL, yeah right

I know more girl kids who like TF than I do boy kids. What's your point?


LOL, sure you do :lol:

Why do you have to be such a dick towards other members?
Knock it off.

Thanks, Burn!

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Re: Transformers: Rescue Bots Toy Products and Merchandise

Postby Galactic Prime » Fri Apr 13, 2018 6:30 pm

Burn wrote:
Galactic Prime wrote:
BG the Robit wrote:
Galactic Prime wrote:LOL at the girl playing with Optimus. LOL, yeah right

I know more girl kids who like TF than I do boy kids. What's your point?


LOL, sure you do :lol:

Why do you have to be such a dick towards other members?
Knock it off.


That wasn't being a dick bud, that was just sarcasm about the fact I don't believe her, and I still don't.

As for Proof, go to a Botcon or a TFCon, all the proof you need is there.
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Re: Transformers: Rescue Bots Toy Products and Merchandise

Postby Burn » Fri Apr 13, 2018 7:22 pm

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Galactic Prime wrote:
Burn wrote:
Galactic Prime wrote:
BG the Robit wrote:
Galactic Prime wrote:LOL at the girl playing with Optimus. LOL, yeah right

I know more girl kids who like TF than I do boy kids. What's your point?


LOL, sure you do :lol:

Why do you have to be such a dick towards other members?
Knock it off.


That wasn't being a dick bud, that was just sarcasm about the fact I don't believe her, and I still don't.

As for Proof, go to a Botcon or a TFCon, all the proof you need is there.

I wasn't referring to just this instance. You've been a dick towards multiple members across multiple threads.
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Re: Transformers: Rescue Bots Toy Products and Merchandise

Postby Galactic Prime » Sat Apr 14, 2018 5:05 am

Burn wrote:
Galactic Prime wrote:
Burn wrote:
Galactic Prime wrote:
BG the Robit wrote:
Galactic Prime wrote:LOL at the girl playing with Optimus. LOL, yeah right

I know more girl kids who like TF than I do boy kids. What's your point?


LOL, sure you do :lol:

Why do you have to be such a dick towards other members?
Knock it off.


That wasn't being a dick bud, that was just sarcasm about the fact I don't believe her, and I still don't.

As for Proof, go to a Botcon or a TFCon, all the proof you need is there.

I wasn't referring to just this instance. You've been a dick towards multiple members across multiple threads.


No I haven't.
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Re: Transformers: Rescue Bots Toy Products and Merchandise

Postby Burn » Sat Apr 14, 2018 5:25 am

Motto: "Freedom is the right of all sentient beings to randomly click things in the Admin Panel to see what it breaks."
Galactic Prime wrote:
Burn wrote:
Galactic Prime wrote:
Burn wrote:
Galactic Prime wrote:
BG the Robit wrote:
Galactic Prime wrote:LOL at the girl playing with Optimus. LOL, yeah right

I know more girl kids who like TF than I do boy kids. What's your point?


LOL, sure you do :lol:

Why do you have to be such a dick towards other members?
Knock it off.


That wasn't being a dick bud, that was just sarcasm about the fact I don't believe her, and I still don't.

As for Proof, go to a Botcon or a TFCon, all the proof you need is there.

I wasn't referring to just this instance. You've been a dick towards multiple members across multiple threads.


No I haven't.

LOL, sure you do :lol:

But enough of this pointlessness, back on topic!
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Re: Transformers: Rescue Bots Toy Products and Merchandise

Postby Galactic Prime » Sat Apr 14, 2018 6:31 am

Burn wrote:
Galactic Prime wrote:
Burn wrote:
Galactic Prime wrote:
Burn wrote:
Galactic Prime wrote:
BG the Robit wrote:
Galactic Prime wrote:LOL at the girl playing with Optimus. LOL, yeah right

I know more girl kids who like TF than I do boy kids. What's your point?


LOL, sure you do :lol:

Why do you have to be such a dick towards other members?
Knock it off.


That wasn't being a dick bud, that was just sarcasm about the fact I don't believe her, and I still don't.

As for Proof, go to a Botcon or a TFCon, all the proof you need is there.

I wasn't referring to just this instance. You've been a dick towards multiple members across multiple threads.


No I haven't.

LOL, sure you do :lol:

But enough of this pointlessness, back on topic!


Well if you think I have then message me with the names of the threads and the posts. Considering I only follow 4 or 5 posts, you're wrong.
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