Takara's Generations to be Transformers United

Takara's Generations to be Transformers United

Monday, September 20th, 2010 1:40am CDT

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More chrome, more chrome and more chrome. If you've been missing it on your Transformers Generations figures, then wait no longer. While not completely official, KapowToys has stated that Takara will be taking Generations under it's wing as Transformers United. These will be set for release in December!

1 ) UN01 - Optimus Prime Cybertron Mode
2 ) UN02 - Bumblebee Cybertron Mode
3 ) UN03 - Cliffjumper Cybertron Mode
4 ) UN04 - Megatron Cybertron Mode
5 ) UN05 - Soundwave Cybertron Mode
6 ) UN06 - Optimus Prime
7 ) UN07 - Bumblebee
8 ) UN08 - Autobot Drift
9 ) UN09 - Megatron
10 ) UN10 - United Straxus


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Credit(s): KapowToys


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Re: Takara's Generations to be Transformers United (1126543)
Posted by Captziltoid on September 20th, 2010 @ 1:52am CDT
ohhhh gimme some cliffjumper. i knew it wuld only be a matter of time before we had him. im glad the line is still going. keep it up!!!!!!!! :BOT:
Re: Takara's Generations to be Transformers United (1126545)
Posted by Blurrz on September 20th, 2010 @ 1:55am CDT
Captziltoid wrote:ohhhh gimme some cliffjumper. i knew it wuld only be a matter of time before we had him. im glad the line is still going. keep it up!!!!!!!! :BOT:


I think we're getting a CJ from Hasbro first..
Re: Takara's Generations to be Transformers United (1126546)
Posted by CaTZ on September 20th, 2010 @ 2:06am CDT
1 ) UN01 - Optimus Prime Cybertron Mode
2 ) UN02 - Bumblebee Cybertron Mode
3 ) UN03 - Cliffjumper Cybertron Mode
4 ) UN04 - Megatron Cybertron Mode
5 ) UN05 - Soundwave Cybertron Mode
6 ) UN06 - Optimus Prime
7 ) UN07 - Bumblebee
8 ) UN08 - Autobot Drift
9 ) UN09 - Megatron
10 ) UN10 - United Straxus


another re-release or hidden confirmation of a new mold? :D
Re: Takara's Generations to be Transformers United (1126548)
Posted by G1 Smoketreader on September 20th, 2010 @ 2:20am CDT
United. Nice name. I like.

And good old CJ, I should have known anyway, but that's some pleasant news.
Re: Takara's Generations to be Transformers United (1126550)
Posted by dkreed7 on September 20th, 2010 @ 2:25am CDT
Is it likely they'll have better paint than generations?
And why no WFC Starscream? :(
Re: Takara's Generations to be Transformers United (1126552)
Posted by ???? on September 20th, 2010 @ 2:57am CDT
I Think UN06 - Optimus Prime and UN09 - Megatron must be a japanese version of Classics DVD 2-Pack OP VS MEGATRON .
http://cgi.ebay.com/TRANSFORMERS-CLASSI ... 5d29f31605

but what will be the UN07 - Bumblebee ??? :???: :???: :???:
Re: Takara's Generations to be Transformers United (1126555)
Posted by Trikeboy on September 20th, 2010 @ 3:11am CDT
Goemon wrote:I Think UN06 - Optimus Prime and UN09 - Megatron must be a japanese version of Classics DVD 2-Pack OP VS MEGATRON .
http://cgi.ebay.com/TRANSFORMERS-CLASSI ... 5d29f31605

but what will be the UN07 - Bumblebee ??? :???: :???: :???:


What about that blue repaint of the Classics Bumblebee with chrome that surface a few months ago? It could be that.
Re: Takara's Generations to be Transformers United (1126557)
Posted by NIVINCo on September 20th, 2010 @ 4:00am CDT
Blurrz wrote:6 ) UN06 - Optimus Prime
7 ) UN07 - Bumblebee
9 ) UN09 - Megatron

While they are at it, I would be glad to see repaints of Beast Wars 10th Anniversary Optimus Primal/Cybertron Deluxe Class Jungle Planet Optimus Prime, as well as Beast Wars 10th Anniversary Megatron/Cybertron Deluxe Class Jungle Planet Megatron/Botcon 2010 Cindersaur. I am unsure what or how the Cyber Keys/Force Chips will be handled.
Re: Takara's Generations to be Transformers United (1126562)
Posted by cartoonconvoy on September 20th, 2010 @ 4:23am CDT
I think that BB, OP and Megatron are those going to be released Legend Class together with Starscream and Prowl.... maybe I am wrong
Re: Takara's Generations to be Transformers United (1126566)
Posted by Stockade on September 20th, 2010 @ 4:46am CDT
What! no Blurr on that list... Definitley getting Drift and Straxus for sure and cant wait for more chrome!!!!
Re: Takara's Generations to be Transformers United (1126571)
Posted by Convotron on September 20th, 2010 @ 5:03am CDT
So United is basically going to be the equivalent to Henkei? I hope chrome is avoided but I'm all for TT's take on the colour schemes. The Generations figures have been great so far so I'm all for the United line. I'm not big on repaints but I enjoy Generations figures as much as Classics figures so I'll be picking up at least a few United offerings.
Re: Takara's Generations to be Transformers United (1126591)
Posted by Forgotten on September 20th, 2010 @ 6:18am CDT
Trikeboy wrote:
Goemon wrote:I Think UN06 - Optimus Prime and UN09 - Megatron must be a japanese version of Classics DVD 2-Pack OP VS MEGATRON .
http://cgi.ebay.com/TRANSFORMERS-CLASSI ... 5d29f31605

but what will be the UN07 - Bumblebee ??? :???: :???: :???:


What about that blue repaint of the Classics Bumblebee with chrome that surface a few months ago? It could be that.


The blue Classics Bumblebutt was decided to be a high quality KO & not an official product.
Re: Takara's Generations to be Transformers United (1126615)
Posted by Mechastrike on September 20th, 2010 @ 7:48am CDT
that's a kick ass name. how come hasbro didn't think of that?
Re: Takara's Generations to be Transformers United (1126617)
Posted by Mkall on September 20th, 2010 @ 7:57am CDT
OR the United versions of Prime, Megs and Bumnblebee will be their Legends counterparts that we saw advertised at Botcon.
Re: Takara's Generations to be Transformers United (1126659)
Posted by --B-- on September 20th, 2010 @ 9:54am CDT
This is going to be like Henkei all over again. Drift is awesome, but how much nicer is the United version going to be?

There's going to be a lot of buying a mold and not opening it in case the United version is vastly better (like Hound better, not like Sunstreaker better).
Re: Takara's Generations to be Transformers United (1126665)
Posted by kirbenvost on September 20th, 2010 @ 10:04am CDT
Hmm. Wonder if I should wait for Takara's WFC Megatron. Knowing them, they'll give him silver paint, which the Hasbro one lacks.
Re: Takara's Generations to be Transformers United (1126666)
Posted by Stockade on September 20th, 2010 @ 10:13am CDT
Even though Drift is an awesome figure, but i wonder if Takara will make his swords out of a stiffer material and chrome them?
Re: Takara's Generations to be Transformers United (1126694)
Posted by UltraPrimal on September 20th, 2010 @ 11:07am CDT
lol, United Straxus. As in the United Straxus of America? :lol:
Re: Takara's Generations to be Transformers United (1126699)
Posted by Convotron on September 20th, 2010 @ 11:13am CDT
Stockade wrote:Even though Drift is an awesome figure, but i wonder if Takara will make his swords out of a stiffer material and chrome them?


Stiffer material would be cool but chroming them would be a big failure. They're parts that will encounter friction when sheathed and removed from the sheathes so the chrome wouldn't last long.
Re: Takara's Generations to be Transformers United (1126720)
Posted by Sabrblade on September 20th, 2010 @ 11:44am CDT
Blurrz wrote: While not completely official, KapowToys has stated that Takara will be taking Generations under it's wing as Transformers United. These will be set for release in December!

1 ) UN01 - Optimus Prime Cybertron Mode
2 ) UN02 - Bumblebee Cybertron Mode
3 ) UN03 - Cliffjumper Cybertron Mode
4 ) UN04 - Megatron Cybertron Mode
5 ) UN05 - Soundwave Cybertron Mode
6 ) UN06 - Optimus Prime
7 ) UN07 - Bumblebee
8 ) UN08 - Autobot Drift
9 ) UN09 - Megatron
10 ) UN10 - United Straxus


Keep it at Seibertron.com for the latest Transformers toy news on the net!
Where on KapowToys' site does it say this? I wish to verify the source.

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