Beast Wars Optimus Primal Repaint.

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  1. GrimlockAutobot

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    I read in another thread that a Japanese repaint of Optimus Primal is due out this year.

    Does anyone have any info and/or pics of this item and a release date? Or did I just misunderstand the previous thread?

    Thanks to anyone who posts!!
     
  2. Sol Fury

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    I think there's a reissue in the vein of the current Takara Tomy reissues (shameless plug - frontpage gallery update) which is due in October.
     
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    Autovolt 127 Get In The Titan, Prime!

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    I think i'tll be out soon.
     
  4. GrimlockAutobot

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    what does the reissue look like? is it the standard Primal or is it a new repaint?
     
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    Based on what little I've seen, it's another "show-accurate" repaint, but on the original Primal mold, instead of the version with remolded head/face from the Takara "Beast Wars Reborn" set or Hasbro's BW anniversary reissue from a while back.
     
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    Excellent Prime Kitbash Head material then
     
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    I want it too!!!
    Plus the red and Gold Lucky draw version
     
  9. GrimlockAutobot

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    Does anyone know where to get one of these? Are they selling on amazon or eBay? Or does one of the internet retailers have them?
     
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    not yet.... maybe by the end of the month we'll see them
     
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    Noisemaze2006 Banned

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    I like that but I already have 3 versions of this mold. I'd sell the original & get this one but I probably won't be able to get any $$$ for the original.

    Stupid worthless loose Beast Wars :mad 
     
  12. SydneyY

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    Online retailers still have the figures as preorder. Personally I don't think this toy is going to be an instant sold out hot item (haha, I am so bright) so you can shop around :) 
     
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    Man, I must be out of the loop. This is the first I've heard of yet another release of this mold.
     
  15. GrimlockAutobot

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    Can you please post a link to one of these preorders? If not, can someone else please post some links to this item?
     
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