In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime

In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime

Sunday, August 12th, 2012 3:51am CDT

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Thanks to the Autobase Aichi facebook page we have some in-hand images of Takara Tomy's Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime. This figure is a redeco of AM-01 with redecos of AMW-07 Pral, AMW-08 Sais, and AMW-09 Jayz that combine to form the Battle Shield. The set also features a cardboard trailer that's capable of hauling a Deluxe sized car and mounting the various Arms Microns.

In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime

In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime

In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime

In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime

In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime

In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime

In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime

In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime

In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime

In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime

In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime

In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime

In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime

In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime

In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime

In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime

In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime

In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime

In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime

In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime

In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime

In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime

In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime

In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime

In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime

In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime

In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime

In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime

In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime

In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime

In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime

In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime


In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime

In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime

In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime

In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime

In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime

In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime

In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime

In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime

In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime

In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime

In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime

Credit(s): Autobase Aichi


This article was last modified on Sunday, August 12th, 2012 3:35pm CDT

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Re: In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime (1409328)
Posted by Jelze Bunnycat on August 12th, 2012 @ 4:39am CDT
Put me down for one, please :) Well, the trailer I won't be using.
Re: In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime (1409345)
Posted by Fires_Of_Inferno on August 12th, 2012 @ 10:37am CDT
JelZe GoldRabbit wrote:Put me down for one, please :) Well, the trailer I won't be using.


I'll give you $2 for the trailer. :P
Re: In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime (1409369)
Posted by SentinelA on August 12th, 2012 @ 12:37pm CDT
Who needs this. Just get a regular TFP Prime and a trailer from the Trilogy Prime and shazam- you got a Prime w/ a trailer.
Re: In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime (1409381)
Posted by Sodan-1 on August 12th, 2012 @ 1:26pm CDT
Jayz? Seriously?
Re: In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime (1409386)
Posted by Jelze Bunnycat on August 12th, 2012 @ 1:39pm CDT
Sodan-1 wrote:Jayz? Seriously?


Pral -> Prowl
Sais -> Seaspray
Jayz -> Jazz

The have the head designs to match even ;)
Re: In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime (1409396)
Posted by TulioDude on August 12th, 2012 @ 2:36pm CDT
He does look cool :BOT:
Re: In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime (1409417)
Posted by STngAR on August 12th, 2012 @ 3:34pm CDT
Poor Prime reduced to another cardboard trailer. :MAXIMAL:
Re: In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime (1409419)
Posted by Jelze Bunnycat on August 12th, 2012 @ 3:42pm CDT
Wait a tick... I thought Arms Micron Optimus Prime didn't come with a sword? Yet the Battle Shield release seems to have one. Perfect!

Speaking of swords:
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Star Saber + Cosmotector (Skyboom Shield) = Awesomesauce
Re: In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime (1409443)
Posted by Sabrblade on August 12th, 2012 @ 5:37pm CDT
JelZe GoldRabbit wrote:Star Saber + Cosmotector (Skyboom Shield) = Awesomesauce
I wonder, is it still the Star Saber even though it's O.P. A instead of regular O.P.?
Re: In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime (1409448)
Posted by jaws on August 12th, 2012 @ 5:48pm CDT
Carboard trailer doesn't look too bad--maybe kitbash some axles. Prime with lots of weapons = good.
Re: In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime (1409449)
Posted by Nemesis Destron on August 12th, 2012 @ 5:49pm CDT
This Prime don't look bad though his forearms are still transparent they look way better than that blue crap! Now I must hold fast for the release of Arms Master OP and decide between the 2 and I hope it's not just Weaponizer Prime with microns.

If I did get this Prime I'm definitely trading the shield microns for better microns IMO! :VEHI:
Re: In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime (1409471)
Posted by grimdragon2001 on August 12th, 2012 @ 7:02pm CDT
im sold on this prime, even though i custom painted mine. it just looks better
Re: In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime (1409491)
Posted by Midnight_Fox on August 12th, 2012 @ 9:04pm CDT
Nemesis Destron wrote:I hope it's not just Weaponizer Prime with microns.


Prepare yourself for disappointment.

"It is as speculated a Takara-Tomy release of Weaponizer Optimus Prime, with some modifications to the mold "

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Re: In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime (1409570)
Posted by triKlops on August 13th, 2012 @ 9:57am CDT
the AMicrons are the best part of this
really liking the directions these little guys are going as supplements for the larger toys
hopefully Hasbro steps up there game, like the single pack Kreons, and starts putting out some AMs domestically
Re: In-Hand Images: Takara Tomy Transformers Prime Toys"R"Us Japan Exclusive Battle Shield Optimus Prime (1420549)
Posted by Nemesis Destron on September 15th, 2012 @ 1:47pm CDT
Okay after looking at the video review of said OP I can say without doubt "I'm sold" on this. The pics just were not enough for me to decide on getting at least 1 OP from the Prime/AM line. The only minor flaws IMO are the translucent parts, I feel they could have gone a bit darker and the possible stress marks shown in the video. No offence to the reviewer but I hope it was just his misfortune and not the world like AM-Breakdown and the mark on his chest...'nuff said! :VEHI:

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