Super GT Optimus Prime and Star Saber on Display at Fuji Speedway

Super GT Optimus Prime and Star Saber on Display at Fuji Speedway

Saturday, November 17th, 2012 7:45pm CST

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From the twitter feed of Bluesmobile325 we have additional color images of Takara Tomy's upcoming Super GT Optimus Prime and Star Saber, who are currently on display at the Fuji Speedway, in their race car modes. These figure are remold/repaints of their previously released Alternity Convoy mold that will include a race queen figure. Images mirrored below.

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Credit(s): Bluesmobile325, route_nur


This article was last modified on Sunday, November 18th, 2012 4:30pm CST

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Re: Super GT Optimus Prime and Star Saber on Display at Fuji Speedway (1440707)
Posted by robotmel on November 17th, 2012 @ 7:52pm CST
:-?
Whos that silver fella to the right, is it Megatron? :D
Re: Super GT Optimus Prime and Star Saber on Display at Fuji Speedway (1440710)
Posted by Sabrblade on November 17th, 2012 @ 8:02pm CST
robotmel wrote::-?
Whos that silver fella to the right, is it Megatron? :D
Looks like the regular Alternity Convoy Ultimate Silver figure. Same spoiler and such.
Re: Super GT Optimus Prime and Star Saber on Display at Fuji Speedway (1440754)
Posted by lonrac on November 18th, 2012 @ 12:50am CST
Mini race queen figure.......is this Kiss Players all over again???????

(stop kiddding myself, that's the clincher for the sale)
Re: Super GT Optimus Prime and Star Saber on Display at Fuji Speedway (1440766)
Posted by Anonymous on November 18th, 2012 @ 4:54am CST
Gotta admit, these guys (and girls) are growing on me
Re: Super GT Optimus Prime and Star Saber on Display at Fuji Speedway (1440786)
Posted by eyl on November 18th, 2012 @ 8:01am CST
I was very interested in the original Alternity Convoy until I saw the side profile. Shoulders not aligned with head and body, like Titanium Ultra Magnus. Not acceptable for such high priced toy.
Re: Super GT Optimus Prime and Star Saber on Display at Fuji Speedway (1440823)
Posted by Sabrblade on November 18th, 2012 @ 1:52pm CST
lonrac wrote:Mini race queen figure.......is this Kiss Players all over again???????

(stop kiddding myself, that's the clincher for the sale)
Meanwhile, Binaltech Asterisk sobs alone in the corner. ;)
Re: Super GT Optimus Prime and Star Saber on Display at Fuji Speedway (1440920)
Posted by daimchoc on November 19th, 2012 @ 7:58am CST
Re: Super GT Optimus Prime and Star Saber on Display at Fuji Speedway (1440942)
Posted by El Duque on November 19th, 2012 @ 9:41am CST
Here's a small update for the previously reported news of the Takara Tomy's Super GT figures on display at the Fuji International Speedway, the prototype of Optimus Prime also made an appearance. Once again these images come to us from the Bluesmobile325 twitter feed. This figure along with Star Saber and Fortress Maximus versions will be released next year.

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Re: Super GT Optimus Prime and Star Saber on Display at Fuji Speedway (1440946)
Posted by optimuscarlos on November 19th, 2012 @ 10:03am CST
Is this mold bigger than the previous alternities, or is just me?
Re: Super GT Optimus Prime and Star Saber on Display at Fuji Speedway (1440947)
Posted by President-prime on November 19th, 2012 @ 10:08am CST
It looks bigger and bulkier. May be worth it after all. Wow!
Re: Super GT Optimus Prime and Star Saber on Display at Fuji Speedway (1440948)
Posted by RodimalToyota on November 19th, 2012 @ 10:13am CST
That's not the standard size, that's an Alternator size Alt.
Unless it is a one up, for detail analysis, this looks like a 1:24 line now.

I have Alt OP in my hands, and he is not the same size.

looks to be roughly 7.5- 8 inches tall.
Thats BT size!
Re: Super GT Optimus Prime and Star Saber on Display at Fuji Speedway (1440949)
Posted by Jelze Bunnycat on November 19th, 2012 @ 10:18am CST
RodimalToyota wrote:That's not the standard size, that's an Alternator size Alt.
Unless it is a one up, for detail analysis, this looks like a 1:24 line now.

I have Alt OP in my hands, and he is not the same size.


For the sake of establishing proper scale, here are the official dimensions of the box, as provided by Toy Hobby Market:

Width: 220 mm
Height: 210 mm
Depth: 90 mm

Or in Imperial:

Width: 8.7 inch
Height: 8.3 inch
Depth: 3.5 inch

Compared with Alternity boxes, they are larger in Width and Height, but not in Depth. This may indicate they'll be packaged in Robot Mode.
Re: Super GT Optimus Prime and Star Saber on Display at Fuji Speedway (1440952)
Posted by robotmel on November 19th, 2012 @ 10:36am CST
Image

Small boy passes by on his scooter.

Takara rep: "Hey small boy, would you like to play with this rare unreleased prototype?"

Small boy: "Wow this looks huge and possibly expensive. I'll give you my £$1 pocket money for it!"

Takara rep: "Security! SECURITY!"
Re: Super GT Optimus Prime and Star Saber on Display at Fuji Speedway (1440992)
Posted by KNM2012 on November 19th, 2012 @ 4:01pm CST
Wait... What? One of my speculations might be coming true?! :-? I have no clue how to respond to this if it is true. :BOOM:

Besides that, it does make me wish I did not miss out on Binaltech Asterisk. And knowing my luck, I might also regret missing out on this as well. :lol:
Re: Super GT Optimus Prime and Star Saber on Display at Fuji Speedway (1440996)
Posted by Arctorro on November 19th, 2012 @ 4:33pm CST
robotmel wrote:Small boy passes by on his scooter.

Takara rep: "Hey small boy, would you like to play with this rare unreleased prototype?"

Small boy: "Wow this looks huge and possibly expensive. I'll give you my £$1 pocket money for it!"

Takara rep: "Security! SECURITY!"


It does look like a kid is holding it, which would make the toy look bigger than it is ;)
Re: Super GT Optimus Prime and Star Saber on Display at Fuji Speedway (1440997)
Posted by Dorkimus on November 19th, 2012 @ 4:33pm CST
Note that it actually is a small child that is holding it. Size of the box doesn't tell anything and obviously the box is bigger if it comes with that race harlot figure and possibly other extra stuff. Prime AM figures have big boxes as well.

It might be larger scale, but I still doubt that, because of the reasons said like 10 times before so I don't repeat that.
Re: Super GT Optimus Prime and Star Saber on Display at Fuji Speedway (1441002)
Posted by KNM2012 on November 19th, 2012 @ 5:05pm CST
Dorkimus wrote:Note that it actually is a small child that is holding it. Size of the box doesn't tell anything and obviously the box is bigger if it comes with that race harlot figure and possibly other extra stuff. Prime AM figures have big boxes as well.

It might be larger scale, but I still doubt that, because of the reasons said like 10 times before so I don't repeat that.

Really. A "harlot"? That really helps us take what you said seriously. :roll:

But yeah... Some of us here own Arms Micron figures and others own Alternity. Some, like me, own at least one of both. So using a kid's hand as a scale does help some of us determine both the size and bulk of the figure. :-?

And even then... I think those who are being serious about the size are not substitute NFL referees. :lol:
Re: Super GT Optimus Prime and Star Saber on Display at Fuji Speedway (1441011)
Posted by RodimalToyota on November 19th, 2012 @ 6:19pm CST
just because there is a scooter, does not make it a child, nor small by any means.
It's japan, it's acceptable there.

Besides I've never seen a "Kid" with old beat up long finger hands.

meh, whatever, we will know soon enough.



it's still all speculation.
Re: Super GT Optimus Prime and Star Saber on Display at Fuji Speedway (1441049)
Posted by robotmel on November 20th, 2012 @ 2:14am CST
RodimalToyota wrote:just because there is a scooter, does not make it a child, nor small by any means.
It's japan, it's acceptable there.

Besides I've never seen a "Kid" with old beat up long finger hands.

meh, whatever, we will know soon enough.

it's still all speculation.

:lol:
Ok, stay calm and call the hand Police!
Re: Super GT Optimus Prime and Star Saber on Display at Fuji Speedway (1441080)
Posted by VioMeTriX on November 20th, 2012 @ 8:01am CST
KUMA-NIN Maximus ---- you are still wrong, these are not bigger, besides the fact ive actually seen these with my own eyes, look at the pics, see the one with the silver car in the corner of the shot? yeah thats alternity Convoy in ultimate silver, see they are the same size? i know, youll say the upscaled him too.

sheesh being that i saw it with my own eyes should be enough... IT IS NOT BIGGER.

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