Chevrolet Exclusive Swerve China Exclusive

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  1. ActionMasterZod

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    Ahh, well. I'm not old enough to drive, anyways
     
  3. Greenshadow0

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  4. Rabbit

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    Not much of an improvement is it? :D 
     
  5. megamus

    megamus Overworked and Underpaid Veteran

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    Does anyone know exactly how big it is in comparison to say Alternators?
     
  6. kronos

    kronos PSN = KRONOSX1

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    This is actually good news. means we have a greater chance of a wide release in the states.


    *runs to call chevy dealer to cuss him out for lying*
     
  7. ActionMasterZod

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    I belive it is deluxe size, but does not include interior.
     
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    Duh. When's the last time America ever had a robot or toy-related promotion this cool
     
  9. ActionMasterZod

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    Yeah, look at gold movie bumblebee.
     
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    CdnShockwave The Prince of Poses TFW2005 Supporter

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    He's an alternator? Hey guys, he's an Alternator! He's an Alternator! Megamus said so!


    :lol 
     
  11. Depthcharge

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    I can't tell who here is joking or not joking so I guess its worth repeating...

    He is NOT an Alternator. The figure is a standard deluxe size and complexity.
     
  12. megamus

    megamus Overworked and Underpaid Veteran

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    Damn foiled again...........:duel 

     
  13. flamingunicron

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    Um...this is a china promo meanign only 2000 in china...hes proalby gonna get relaeased her for Classics 2.0 or whatever
     
  14. ambushbug74

    ambushbug74 Stroke me, Stroke me! TFW2005 Supporter

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    This actually bodes worse for people outside of China who rely on Hasbro to distribute their figures. As stated many moons ago Hasbro either doesn't have the right to, or doesn't like to release Japanese exclusive figures because it ruins their special-ness, or some nonsense. Either way I don't think we will see this figure, but keep hope alive.
     
  15. Quantum_Penguin

    Quantum_Penguin Be seeing you...

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    Everybody, cheer up! :) 

    This means it's possible that we'll see Swerve in Universe (in these colors) over here!

    If there are future over-seas promotions like this, I wonder if we'll see some Classics 2.0 characters get licensed altmodes?
     
  16. Feralstorm

    Feralstorm I ship Nick & Judy TFW2005 Supporter

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    I find it a little difficult to believe this toy will be totally exclusive to China's Chevy dealers, but ya never know for certain. Seems funny to have so much English on those instructions if the toy's not going outside Asia, though.
     
  17. lars573

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    Doubtful. Unless you want Botcon sets in the 4 figure price range.
     
  18. Quantum_Penguin

    Quantum_Penguin Be seeing you...

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    I didn't mean the whole line, just one or two molds every year. Besides, I don't think Hasbro would forego doing a licensed car just because it isn't viable for the Botcon sets.
     
  19. Jarodimus

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    Exactly. That, more than anything, makes me relatively certain this toy will show up in the U.S. somehow.
     
  20. Greyryder

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    Somehow, if this gets a wider release, I'm expecting this to be exclusive to some store that nobody has close to them. Meanwhile, it will see widespread release throughout Europe. Canada will never see it.
     

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