Combiner Wars Computron out in australia

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  1. G1Optimal

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    wow, that's a display!
     
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    A display of shelfwarmers, you mean!
     
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    Never thought I'd see Devastator get called a shelfwarmer after all the wailing and gnashing last year.

    Makes me wish I got the G2 versions to just to display all the boxes together like that. Maybe they'll keep dropping and go for really cheap during the holidays.
     
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    Looks like they have cheap victorions. Nice that computron is out
     
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    Nice one. hopefully the UW version isn't too far out.
     
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    Too bad our shelves don't get that here in the states.
     
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    Why do they seem so expensive...
     
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    I'd take them off the shelves for sure if they were ever released here... still need G2 Bruticus too. Lucky aussies!
     
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    Is this only giftset? Did everyone who got a Scattorshot get screwed? I still (purposely) haven't opened mine.
     
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    yeah, i was in a TRU picking up some B-day stuff last week and swung by the TF section: they had 1 TM Clobber, a handful of RiD stuff (maybe 10-15 items) and a stack of Leader Skywarps. That was it.
    Australian Dollars.
     
  12. Kyle Blues

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    pretty much the same here in SC
     
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    and i thought $150 was too much in my country. :lol 

    $200 for Scrounge is a bit much. :/
     
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    Yup. Not being sold separately
     
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    I know but usually combiners are around 70-90 dollars
     
  16. Esquilax79

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    Thanks. :p  on Hasbro for that and selling Scattorshot separately. I'll be returning him later this week.
     
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    Wow, Aussies are getting screwed for the insanely high prices. $199.99 Australian converts to $153 U.S., still expensive for a CW box set.
     
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    You guys are lucky, all we have here is 1 steppers and nothing else. The rest of the shelves and pegs are bare.
     
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    When Hasbro decided to release Scattershot separately, the other Technobots were not an option yet. That's how plans sometimes change.

    I assume Takara's decision to design the Deluxe Groove sculpt was what made Computron possible.
     
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    The two Scattershots are different. The single Voyager works better as Scattershot whereas the one in the box works better as Computron's core. It's to do with the placement of the colours in robot mode especially on the arms. They've tried to fake the red robot forearms in the boxset version with one side coloured red but it doesn't work with the need for them to be white for the combined mode upper legs.

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    Scattershot - Transformers Toys - TFW2005
    Scattershot (Computron) - Transformers Toys - TFW2005

    Want one to be in the middle of Computron? Get the boxset. Want one to be Scattorshot? Keep the single Voyager.
     

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