DOTM Hasbro vs Takara versions?

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  1. DecepticonsRule

    DecepticonsRule Triple-Changer

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    Does anyone know what the Takara versions of the DOTM figures look like? I'm not sure if there's been any release on them yet, but I'm hoping that some of the Takara figures will have better paint apps than the Hasbro ones, as I'll get those instead.

    Has there been any release on Takara Tomy's DOTM figures?
     
  2. wildfly

    wildfly Right notes. Wrong order.

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    Apparently the silver pictures of the new Sideswipe mold were just photoshoped.

    If Takara aren't bothering with that, i doubt they'll bother with much else.
     
  3. Wu Jen

    Wu Jen Some old nobody

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    Yup they are exactly the same. Well, the packages are a bit different i.e. language.
     
  4. mx-01 archon

    mx-01 archon Well-Known Member

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    No differences. Just like RotF, and most of Movie 1, we're probably not going to be seeing much difference until the end of the line, when we start seeing more non-screen molds.
     
  5. Cool Hand Lube

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    Generally speaking, outside of a few releases here and there, the TakTomy movie toys are simply US toys with a Japanese text sticker on the box.
     
  6. Barricade24

    Barricade24 The Decepticop

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    Takara has made some minor modifcations. Voyager Prime comes with a different Mech Tech weapon and better colors and of course the trailer and that is about it. I agree with mx-01 likely when the lines change some modified bots might come out.
     
  7. megatroptimus

    megatroptimus Translatorminator

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    So far, Takara got some toys that might not be available here:

    -DLX Arcee (ROTF Chromia retool w/ MechTech weapon)
    -DLX Air Raid (ROTF Thrust retool w/ MechTech weapon)
    -DLX Vortex (HFTD Tomahawk retool w/ MechTech weapon)
    -Voyager Optimus Prime (DOTM Voyager Optimus Prime retool w/ trailer)

    Also, Takara DLX Crankcase will apparently come with remolded hands. Maybe that version will make it here later down the road.
     

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