BBTS preorders: MP Grimlock, Alternity Megatron, Henkei Dinobot/Inferno/Smokescreen

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  1. Tekkaman Blade

    Tekkaman Blade Professor of Animation

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  2. BigRC83

    BigRC83 I'm singing in the rain

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    $150? That is an expensive transformer.
     
  3. RodimusDawg

    RodimusDawg Well-Known Member

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    And pre-ordered!!!:drool: :bay :D :rock 
     
  4. knook

    knook Let the Virus Consume You

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    well two things
    1) He'll most likely be the biggest MP yet
    2) Isn't that the normal price?
     
  5. cryotek

    cryotek Criminal Overlord

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    Too rich for my blood.
     
  6. Omegatron

    Omegatron Mandatory Fun. Buy it now TFW2005 Supporter

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    Hope my bonus check is bigger than I'm expecting- this just went to the top of the 'want' list.
     
  7. Tekkaman Blade

    Tekkaman Blade Professor of Animation

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    So what will happen to everyone's alt grimlock now?
     
  8. shibamura_prime

    shibamura_prime Jumpin' Jellyfish! Super Mod

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    Not that I don't think he'll be worth it or anything against BBTS, I think I'll wait for pics and for the sites to start their preorder price wars. ^_^
     
  9. Laser_Optimus

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

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    Argh... If he's as big as I think he's going to be then, yeah, $150 is good, but... blast... March 2009? Not a really good time to be releasing high priced items like that... guess I'll be holding onto some of my Christmas money this year. Grimlock will be mine... oh yes... he will be mine.
     
  10. Foster

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    I've been thinking about selling mine for a while now.

    CARS BAD, CAR ROBOTS WORSE!
     
  11. Laser_Optimus

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

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  12. Takara_destron

    Takara_destron Mainly lurking these days

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    MP's arent my thing, but I look forward to seeing how he turns out!
     
  13. akum6n

    akum6n Bootleg

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    I hope it comes with a crown.
     
  14. Thundershot

    Thundershot The guy with 28 Sweeps

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    I'll just wait for the inevitable Hasbro version.....
     
  15. Ravenxl7

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

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    Same here. Hopefully if he ends up a store exclusive, it's Target instead of Walmart. The price seems a bit high, but then again BBTS always jacks up their prices.
     
  16. 1987olds442

    1987olds442 Cam Maximus

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    I really hope this is true.

    I really don't mind the price if he is bigger or as big as Prime/Convoy & Megatron...

    I just want a Masterpiece Grimlock :) 
     
  17. Robogeek28

    Robogeek28 Who're you calling a geek?

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    Preordered without a second thought.:drool: 
     
  18. Golden Age

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    The higher price makes me think that we'll be seeing a larger MP...which makes me happy. I'm not going to get too excited about this until I see final toy pics, because MP Megatron and the MP seekers were a little disappointing for me. I think that MP Grimlock has the potential to measure up to MP01. Just like G1 Optimus, the G1 Grimlock toy design is solid enough to build off of. There is room to cheat..and the alt mode shouldn't require a complicated transformation like MP Megatron's.
    The main problem for Takara is probably choosing a design for his T-Rex mode. I imagine that many people would like to see a realistic looking design similar to BW Megatron. But I think that a G1 accurate looking design would be more appropriate. It is uniquely Grimlock..and despite being historically inaccurate, it still looks cool.
    Just hope this toy contains a lot of diecast metal and chrome paint.
     
  19. LXL_Guy

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    Ah...if only one could spend money on that right now. I'll have to hold off till a later point but this is definately one figure that I shouldn't pass up on.
     
  20. N3M3S1S PR1ME

    N3M3S1S PR1ME Revenge is Comin

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    Preordered. but i will so cancel if some place has it cheaper..

    $150..:eek: 
     

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