DOTM Deluxe Optimus Prime

Discussion in 'Transformers News and Rumors' started by opoptimus, Apr 28, 2011.

  1. opoptimus

    opoptimus the big monkey

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    not sure it's been posted before or not, but here's some pretty clear shots on Deluxe OP

    found on ACtoys
     
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  2. Ravenxl7

    Ravenxl7 W.A.F.F.L.E.O.

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    Looks good to me. Definitely average size for a Deluxe class figure. It's nice to see that the arms attach a bit more normally to his torso than originally thought. Almost looks as though you could attach a trailer to him in alt-mode. Not sure I'll get him, but he's definitely a possibility. It's odd, but the repaint of Mudflap's Mechtech weapon actually works decently well for Prime's gun. Should be interesting to see what Peaugh thinks of him when he gets him in and reviews him.
     
  3. Heat Guy

    Heat Guy Well-Known Member

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    Will pick up for sure, heres hoping he gets a single release in the US with the trailer.
     
  4. Fit For natalie

    Fit For natalie tfwiki nerd

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    Earlier this week TakTom solicitation photos of the Chronicles or whatever set show him with a trailer.
     
  5. crunchNmunch

    crunchNmunch Well-Known Member

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    I think this has the best bot mode of all the DoTM Primes. I love the painted grill in truck mode, even ultimate prime doesn't have that.
     
  6. MagnusPrimal

    MagnusPrimal Well-Known Member

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    I was considering getting this until I saw the pictures. He looks bad. Too much white, and is it just me, or do his feet look huge?
     
  7. FanimusMaximus

    FanimusMaximus Well-Known Member

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    It's a deluxe Optimus Prime, what are you gonna do?
     
  8. Jazz210

    Jazz210 Est.2011

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    Meh I think ill wait till I see it in person. It looks alil cheesy. Clearly not the best of the deluxe bunch. Looks alrite in alt mode but robot mode...eh
     
  9. closetrat

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    Love the way this guy looks & agree it's one of the better OP bot modes yet for this movie (still like Takara's voyager, but this is much more ideal), just wish I knew why OP was always ready to go backpacking through Cybertron...
     
  10. alanyap

    alanyap Will work for LEGO

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    He looks a bit.... elongated in both modes.
    I dont like his upper body at all, its like the designers are trying to gobot-ise him.
     
  11. Apoclatron5675

    Apoclatron5675 Well-Known Member

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    why do we even need a deluxe prime compare to the other deluxes hes way out scale but ik someone will use the excuse scale dsnt matter though
     
  12. Astrotrain52

    Astrotrain52 Former Green Kool-aider

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    For a deluxe, Optimus looks good, in someways better than the non-armored Ultimate version. Shame that the weapon looks very meh, but a few touch ups of paint apps and that will look really nice.

    Comes very close to putting the FAB-ish DOTM voyager version to shame...only the weapon prevents this.
     
  13. Shin Densetsu

    Shin Densetsu I WILL DESTROY YOU Super Mod

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    Sculpt is great. Paint and color could be a lot better but I'll buy it. Wonder which mech tech weapons would look best on him.
     
  14. Anguirus

    Anguirus Well-Known Member

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    ^ I like his vehicle mode scale with many of the movie formers, actually. Especially 'cons.

    I'm quite impressed by his vehicle mode. His robot mode is ok, but considering their first couple of stabs at this design were very meh, I give them props. The arms are probably the bit I like the least.
     
  15. theestampede

    theestampede Wandering Artist

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    looks nice, just wish he had dark gray limbs and not that light gray crap.
     
  16. U.Magnus80

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    I like it. If it becomes available over here with a trailer, I'd lean towards that. If not, I'll pick this up.
     
  17. SPLIT LIP

    SPLIT LIP Dry built

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    Not bad, but I think I'm going to get Voyager Prime as my deffinative DOTM Prime.

    What the hell does that even mean?
     
  18. Kamex

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    I think the paintjob's the main problem, other that that, props to hasbro for a nicely done vehicle mode and non faux window chest in robot :thumbs2: 
     
  19. PredaconX

    PredaconX Decepticon Combiner

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    Not the best Deluxe ive seen but i do like the design.

    I def wanna see how he looks in person before i purchase.

    But more than likely chalk this up as another addition to the collection :) 
     
  20. Tiller

    Tiller I don't know nothin'

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    That grey plastic on the bot mode is ugly as sin.
     

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