Botcon 2012 SG Heroic Decepticon Treadshot

Discussion in 'Transformers Feedback & Reviews' started by Agent Adam, Apr 26, 2012.

  1. Bass X0

    Bass X0 King of Muay Thai

    Joined:
    Dec 12, 2003
    Posts:
    9,342
    News Credits:
    38
    Trophy Points:
    287
    Likes:
    +1,190
    There's nothing to know. He's a new character based on an obscure store exclusive who had no character.

    Just enjoy the toy for the color scheme.
     
  2. Altitron

    Altitron Commercial Artist

    Joined:
    Jun 22, 2007
    Posts:
    2,128
    Trophy Points:
    202
    Likes:
    +4
    Ebay:
    Why can't we get tail light and grille paint apps on mass releases? Sheesh.

    - Alty
     
  3. SG Roadbuster

    SG Roadbuster SG Wrecker

    Joined:
    Jul 20, 2010
    Posts:
    4,592
    News Credits:
    2
    Trophy Points:
    222
    Location:
    Houston, TX
    Likes:
    +1,551
    I really like the rts Jazz mold and don't mind adding this third iteration to my collection. The colours and new head are great. And more c clip speakers wootz. My one gripe isn't really the toy's fault. Knowing this i s an homage to an obscure Universe 1 figure and armada to boot. I have no real connection to this toy, personally i'd have rather had an Sg Scourge to round out the Sg season 3 trio., that notwithstanding Treadshot is still nifty
     
  4. Lucs

    Lucs This Guy!

    Joined:
    Sep 15, 2006
    Posts:
    5,407
    News Credits:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    231
    Likes:
    +1
    I have to agree with some of the guys on here, even though he somewhat obscure I think this is one of the best out of this year's exclusives. Just noticed the odd bit of yellow on the side of the car though. I'm guessing it's there because of being part of the gang molding for the thighs and neck joint, being as those were white on Jazz so they matched in car mode. So much about car mode are awesome like the stripes and grill area. I also like the head sculpt a lot and I dig the black goatee.
     
  5. Shark Jumper

    Shark Jumper さあ、お前の罪を数えろ

    Joined:
    May 25, 2008
    Posts:
    6,193
    News Credits:
    11
    Trophy Points:
    202
    Likes:
    +49
    Ebay:
    Just got mine today, the deco is just gorgeous.
     
  6. Abrogate

    Abrogate Nondescript Former Poster

    Joined:
    Apr 19, 2004
    Posts:
    7,087
    News Credits:
    6
    Trophy Points:
    227
    Location:
    SC
    Likes:
    +14
    and yet, no one ever called Armada Side Swipe gorgeous
     
  7. Shark Jumper

    Shark Jumper さあ、お前の罪を数えろ

    Joined:
    May 25, 2008
    Posts:
    6,193
    News Credits:
    11
    Trophy Points:
    202
    Likes:
    +49
    Ebay:
    That's because his robot mode was terrible beyond belief.
    :p 
     

Share This Page