cybertron metroplex or primus?

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  1. metcar

    metcar mmm donut!

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    i'm thinking of getting one since there on sale on hbts i just can't decide on wich one they both have there downs and ups. metroplex with the odd alt.mode and primus's reliance with a easily losable omega lock key.metroplex is huge but primus has all the bells and whistles still it's a hard decision for me:confused: 
     
  2. SPLIT LIP

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    Primus for sure. He is truely fantastic.

    The omega lock is big, I can't see someone loosing it anymore than you would lose a scout.
     
  3. Jeremy.B

    Jeremy.B Leader Blackout LIVES!!!

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    Primus, I had both and sold them at some point, not going to get another metroplex but will definitely buy another primus! Fantastic figure!
     
  4. Autovolt 127

    Autovolt 127 Get In The Titan, Prime!

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    Primus cuase he's Cybertron in disguise.
     
  5. GogDog

    GogDog Logic's wayward son Veteran

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    Definitely Primus. Amazing toy. I think Hasbro Toy Shop has them for like ~$25 or so. They also have the Unicron head one, but it's more.
     
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    Rumble02 Radicon of Obliticons

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    Primus
     
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    Primus for sure, nuff said
     
  8. bouncing boy77

    bouncing boy77 Syntax Error

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    definitely primus for me.
     
  9. rikkomba

    rikkomba Retired Minicon Guru

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    metroplex is more fun, primus is more coolness. if you are scared to lose the omega lock I guess you play with your tfs... so go for metroplex, nothing to be lost.
     
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    Buttsexoplex ftw.

    Unless you have Unicron, then Primus all the way.
     
  11. Gears

    Gears buh-buh-body ya Veteran

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    Metroplex is cool but Primus is his daddy!
     
  12. metcar

    metcar mmm donut!

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    well i don't play with them but things always have a habit of getting lost around here
     
  13. Dolza_Khyron

    Dolza_Khyron Well-Known Member

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    don't know, i prefered metroplex, primus is great, but he's so balky.
     
  14. rework

    rework The Voice of Experience

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    I think Primus is the better toy. Metroplex is ok, but the toy kinda lacks personality. The transform isn't particularly intricate or innovative... He's big, but not much else...
     
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    Heard Primus was kinda...meh, but I personally haven't messed with/don't own either, but I'd say Metroplex.
     
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    Reasons you should get Primus:

    1. Primus s a one-of-a-kind figure, there will be more, beter Metroplexes

    2. Transformation is entertaining (almost like automorph, but with a key)

    3. He is a Great display figure (I have mine exchanging blows with Unicron)
     
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    Both are cool
     
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    Aaron Master of Crystalocution Moderator Content Contributor

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    Primus for sure.

    Though I'll admit my Omega Lock is MIA since we moved.
     
  19. metcar

    metcar mmm donut!

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    well i've decided on metroplex cause i know if i get primus i'll loose the omega lock in 3weeks. at least with metroplex i can still transform him if i loose the cyberplanet key i just can't convert the tool to a axe.
     
  20. cannabisprime

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    Primus, especially if you have Unicron; Metroplex is cool, but the "taking it from behind" alt-mode isn't as awesome as transforming into Cybertron:D 
     

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