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Entertainment Weekly's Review of Deluxe Barricade

Transformers News: Entertainment Weekly's Review of Deluxe Barricade

Wednesday, April 25th, 2007 4:09AM CDT

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Entertainment Weekly has been given a Transformers Movie Deluxe Barricade action figure for them to write a Story about.

EW.com gives you an exclusive sneak peek at the first action figure from Hasbro?s all-new ''Transformers'' Movie Deluxe Assortment, coming in June. - He also has a twisted take of the familiar police slogan enscribed on his bumper: ''To Punish and Enslave.'' Clearly, not a robot to be tinkered with.

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Re: Entertainment Weekly's Review of Deluxe Barricade (97640)
Posted by Leonardo on April 25th, 2007 @ 4:24am CDT
I am going to pick this chap up, I think.

Not really a review, though, is it? It's more of an indication that it exists. A Post-It note on the fridge, if you will.
Re: Entertainment Weekly's Review of Deluxe Barricade (97645)
Posted by Anonymous on April 25th, 2007 @ 4:28am CDT
Yeah. This wouldn't be about publicity would it???
Re: Entertainment Weekly's Review of Deluxe Barricade (97669)
Posted by Exulted Unicron on April 25th, 2007 @ 4:55am CDT
Does anyone else smell a Movie Prowl repaint of Barricade?
Re: Entertainment Weekly's Review of Deluxe Barricade (97670)
Posted by Leonardo on April 25th, 2007 @ 4:57am CDT
I'm not sure. His robot mode may appear too evil.
Re: Entertainment Weekly's Review of Deluxe Barricade (97673)
Posted by Exulted Unicron on April 25th, 2007 @ 5:00am CDT
whats with the spindly robot with him?
Re: Entertainment Weekly's Review of Deluxe Barricade (97678)
Posted by Leonardo on April 25th, 2007 @ 5:04am CDT
That's Frenzy. He becomes Barricade's grille or something.
Re: Entertainment Weekly's Review of Deluxe Barricade (97683)
Posted by Ravage XK on April 25th, 2007 @ 5:12am CDT
That wasnt worth the time it took to read. Might as well just have said " There is a movie and there will be toys, here is a picture of one of them".
Re: Entertainment Weekly's Review of Deluxe Barricade (97699)
Posted by Exulted Unicron on April 25th, 2007 @ 5:53am CDT
shameless plug for 2 transformers
Re: Entertainment Weekly's Review of Deluxe Barricade (97711)
Posted by Kayevcee on April 25th, 2007 @ 6:07am CDT
How long a review of an action figure were you expecting from a newsstand entertainment magazine, anyway?

-Nick
Re: Entertainment Weekly's Review of Deluxe Barricade (97713)
Posted by Fang Wolf on April 25th, 2007 @ 6:08am CDT
Now that was lame, not worth reading.
Re: Entertainment Weekly's Review of Deluxe Barricade (97720)
Posted by Cheetron on April 25th, 2007 @ 6:23am CDT
They could have just said "Here's what the box says about this police car toy we got."
Re: Entertainment Weekly's Review of Deluxe Barricade (97740)
Posted by jgilkinson on April 25th, 2007 @ 6:53am CDT
interesting, small as it is ive never seen EW do a toy review before
Re: Entertainment Weekly's Review of Deluxe Barricade (97779)
Posted by Liege Evilmus on April 25th, 2007 @ 7:27am CDT
It didn't say much, but I like how it blatently said all this was to make money.
Re: Entertainment Weekly's Review of Deluxe Barricade (97829)
Posted by TheMuffin on April 25th, 2007 @ 7:56am CDT
I think with some remolding (the head and hands) he could definitely pass for a Prowl figure.
Re: Entertainment Weekly's Review of Deluxe Barricade (97842)
Posted by Cybertron Optimus on April 25th, 2007 @ 8:08am CDT
A Prowl repaint of Barricade could awesome.
Re: Entertainment Weekly's Review of Deluxe Barricade (97884)
Posted by Dr. Caelus on April 25th, 2007 @ 8:43am CDT
Exulted Unicron wrote:Does anyone else smell a Movie Prowl repaint of Barricade?


I'm hoping for a repaint, minus the police light-bar, as Bludgeon.

Make the car a sporty metallic orange, the revealed portions maroon/green, the face bone white, and the little robot that comes out purple and green.

Edit: Prowl could easily be a Bumblebee remold.
Re: Entertainment Weekly's Review of Deluxe Barricade (97914)
Posted by Roboto750 on April 25th, 2007 @ 9:01am CDT
I agree, it's not really a review, but since when does EW review toys anyway? I don't think they even took the toy out of its package. The photo looks like a stock photo provided to them from Hasbro.
Re: Entertainment Weekly's Review of Deluxe Barricade (97993)
Posted by Autobot032 on April 25th, 2007 @ 10:20am CDT
I think it's pretty neat.

I won't complain.
Re: Entertainment Weekly's Review of Deluxe Barricade (98256)
Posted by NightFall on April 25th, 2007 @ 2:38pm CDT
Boring review,... but I have a urge to take a gaint sharp scissor and chop it's head off.

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