Botcon Flak NFS and Proto/Sample - 2 faces w/ goggles w/o, which will be at Botcon?

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  1. GenZhao

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    Ok So I fixed my original Flak and I got some "Not For Sale" issues.

    The NFS issues have translucent Red Goggles!

    Which one will be at botcon?
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  2. TJOmega

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    I dont think it's an issue which will be at Botcon since the retooled Flak has already been drawn into the comic and profile image... but it is interesting. I wonder if all the remolded exclusives get these unmodified testshots...
     
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    Isn't the retooled head the right one? All the other characters have this change.
     
  4. Feralstorm

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    Nothing too out of the ordinary here. I remember seeing Botcon test-shots that had the original toy heads (with paint apps even) instead of the final remold heads for several exclusives since '05.
     
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    The old heads are probably test run/paint tests/factory specials. Nothing to worry about.
     
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    Maybe customizing class fodder?
     
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    The old head is better. They should have kept it.
     
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    pretty neat
     
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    I'm guessing the red goggles one was just a test shot for the colours and fans will get the toy with the new head... shame I like the original head far more
     
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    I actually really like the new head.
     
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    Well, the old head is quite obviously a test sample. That's why they're NFS samples. I don't really see the point frontpaging a question like that.
    Nice gallery though.
     
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    Me too, it's got a very G1-cartoon feel to it. The old-head is quite unmistakably a TF:Cybertron design. Could even pass for a movie-head. But G1, not so much.
     
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    Wow Hasbro really loves these Cybertron molds
     
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    What does this topic have to do with Hasbro?
     
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    That makes the one with goggles more valuable imo.
     
  16. red00wolf

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    10/1 Sorry You fail, troll agian.
     
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    I agree. This isn't news, and it's pretty obvious (from the fact that they've already shown us what BotCon Flak will look like!) that the retooled head is the one we're getting.

    If both heads were retooled, we'd have a discovery here.
     
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    BAH! dont care ill never own either one...... sniff sniff waaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa!
    but on topic the new head does look better. screams urbun camo micromaster!
     
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    It's more of an arctic camo imo...
     
  20. Runamuck

    Runamuck Swindle Knows Best

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    That's what I thought. Obviously the different head would be the one that's going to be seen at Botcon.
     

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