Another Voyager Optimus Prime?!

Discussion in 'Transformers News and Rumors' started by SPLIT LIP, Aug 7, 2007.

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  1. SPLIT LIP

    SPLIT LIP AKA Beve Stuscemi

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  2. Bendimus Prime

    Bendimus Prime Rolls for initiative TFW2005 Supporter

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    My money's on another Wal-Mart exclusive, since they already have the "Evolution of a Hero" battle damaged BB set coming.
     
  3. Switchblade

    Switchblade Just a raggedy man

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    Mmm, milking. I can't even think of the last time I saw a mold reused this much in such a short amount of time.
     
  4. Laser_Optimus

    Laser_Optimus Your opinion was noted. Now get lost. TFW2005 Supporter

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    So, including the 'G1' inspired version... this will make four versions of this mold. It's not that we've never seen a mold reused so many times, but never so close to one another. Shame, they're going to kill the mold and only one of the figures is really worth buying...
     
  5. Ceerad

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    That sure does look like the usual crappy Hasbro battle damage.
     
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    drill Gotham's White Knight

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    So there is Robovision, the regular version, the Bumblebee 2 pack, the G1 version, and this one.


    I havent seen a mold used this many times since Beast Wars Dinobot.
     
  7. Ravenxl7

    Ravenxl7 W.A.F.F.L.E.O.

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    For being a mold used 4 times in the same line, I've liked every single one of them so far. Not liked enough to buy any of them, but, I'm not going to complaing about "over-usage of a mold".
     
  8. SPLIT LIP

    SPLIT LIP AKA Beve Stuscemi

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    Fifth release (Vgr, RV, BD, G1, BB&OP 2pak), fourth deco. I would actually be happy if it was Magnus.
     
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    Yeah, seems like Hasbro's work.....

    Take that as you will.
     
  10. e3nine

    e3nine Poop.

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    They should just paint it black already!

    You can never go wrong with that.
     
  11. smkspy

    smkspy is one nice fucking kitty

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    All I gotta say is he better be under $20 to warrant a fourth purchase.
     
  12. Bendimus Prime

    Bendimus Prime Rolls for initiative TFW2005 Supporter

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    And this time, they are all the same figure. At least Dinobot was Grimlock twice. Speaking of which, why all the pure Prime repaints? I might have picked up a Nemesis Prime, or even a Magnus. But one Voyager Prime is enough for me.
     
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    That looks like an awful repaint/kitbash more so than an official release..Does anyone have a link to pics of the gen-1 version yet? I actually kinda think I'd pass on that Prime...In theory anyways.
     
  14. SPLIT LIP

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    Robot mode.
    Vehicle mode.
     
  15. SMOG

    SMOG Vocab-champion ArgueTitan

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    Not usually a fan of "battle damage" but I kind of like the truck mode on this one... has a nice "mad max" badass sort of vibe.

    Robot mode isn't so hot though.

    zmog
     
  16. Brave Magnus

    Brave Magnus Hecho en Argentina

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    Eh, I stick with the original version.
     
  17. Beastbot X

    Beastbot X The Toad Knows.

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    Wow, that's some pretty awesome battle damage, there. Still, not different enough to pick up unless it comes with another figure that I really want. Robovision Prime & First Strike Prime will be the versions of this mold that'll be mine.
     
  18. gnodprime1

    gnodprime1 Made of sterner stuff

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    Sami pass on a Prime? I find that hard to believe.
     
  19. Grimlock_13

    Grimlock_13 Rattrap Teabag

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    Wow, they're using this a lot. Too bad it's such a subpar mold...
     
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    Yeesh. Passing on this entire parade of Voyager Primes, Robovision is more then enough for me.
     
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