Encore 21 and 22

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  1. Skyfire21

    Skyfire21 A Challenger Approaches!

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    stevej Well-Known Member

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    Not two I can get excited about but good to know there's still life in the line post-Devs.
     
  3. Superquad7

    Superquad7 We're only human. Super Mod

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    I'd consider getting another version of each of these guys just for those cassettes!
     
  4. Deceptigtar

    Deceptigtar Sworn Decepticon Assassin

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    was there ever an orange ratbat?
     
  5. PoweredConvoy

    PoweredConvoy Randy of the Allspark

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    The red and blue Rumble must be Enemy!

    The cassettes are what makes these worthwhile (I have the other reissues of them).

    Plus I hope Soundblaster has a blue chest (like the photo).

    Love the Ravage and Steeljaw redecos.

    Randy
     
  6. PoweredConvoy

    PoweredConvoy Randy of the Allspark

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    No these are all new except for the Red and blue Rumble (which is likely based on Enemy - who is based on the old Radio & headset character).


    Randy
     
  7. DoubleClouder

    DoubleClouder Prototype / Testshot collector

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    Nice - Soundblaster comes with Enemy (Microchange color that was released in TF's)
     
  8. Maverick Hunter Christian

    Maverick Hunter Christian Choke on that, causality!

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    Oh man! Enemy and Wingthing!
     
  9. Deceptigtar

    Deceptigtar Sworn Decepticon Assassin

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    oh good call christian, wingthing!
     
  10. Chris McFeely

    Chris McFeely Well-Known Member

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    Soundwave's cassettes are recognisable and Enemy and Wingthing, but Twincast's are the two really crazy ones - the orange Ravage is Stripes, a tiger cassette-bot from the original script to Transformers: The Movie, and the black Steeljaw is Nightstalker, a contemporary of Ravage who features in the UK annual story, "State Games"!
     
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    Josh Comic Color-guy

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    Meh. Didn't they already reissue these main guys?


    Call me when they do something new
     
  12. Matty

    Matty @StayingInTheBox Moderator News Staff

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    I'll get these guys for sure.
     
  13. marvoflg

    marvoflg Super Powered Warrior

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    They are up on BBTS now also. I am such a cassette fan and I cannot say no to these.
     
  14. hardreturn

    hardreturn Ian Reid

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    the sound blaster looks like he has the doublewide door like the TRU soundwave, right?
     
  15. turboedguy

    turboedguy minibotologist

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    The double stacked door originally came from Soundblaster. TRU soundwave has the double door like the Original Soundblaster, the Dreamwave reissue Soundblaster, and this reissue Soundblaster, yes.
     
  16. hardreturn

    hardreturn Ian Reid

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    ah, gotcha. so this is standard for soundblaster.
     
  17. WhiteMocha

    WhiteMocha TFW2005 Supporter

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    What the.... recolored cassettes?! Maybe I missed the original news item but I didn't realize these guys were coming with new, different minions! Heck, these just went from a pass (since I have the first reissues) to a sure buy.
     
  18. brr-icy

    brr-icy G1 Collector

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    100% agreed, and since they are actual characters as noted above, i'll have to get them, now what to do with the other reissues, don't want to get rid of flipsides either lol
     
  19. Star Saber

    Star Saber Cybertron 5th Commander

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    Wow, new tapes! Tsk, this is gonna be bad for tape collectors.
     
  20. PyjamaPrime

    PyjamaPrime Wreck and/or Rule

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    these are pretty cool. I'm not a G1 collector, but if i was, i'd get them for the new cassettes. I personally want a Device Label Twincast, but that's me being a Classics junkie
     

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