Fantofan.jp Updated w/ TF Kiss-Play Info & Pre-orders

Discussion in 'Transformers News and Rumors' started by Type-R, Apr 15, 2006.

  1. Type-R

    Type-R Well-Known Member

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  2. ILoveDinobot

    ILoveDinobot Dysfunctional Magnus

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    is anyone actually going to buy those kiss toys?
     
  3. Roller

    Roller Keep on rollin'! TFW2005 Supporter

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    I don't care about the other stuff, I just want Binaltech Optimus, even if I have to pay an extra $10 for some weird lookin' pvc figure.
     
  4. GetterDragun

    GetterDragun Well-Known Member

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    It really is a stupid idea. Those PVC figures are a waste.
     
  5. Megatronwp38

    Megatronwp38 Nobody defeats the DEVASTATOR!

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    they need to make up their damn mind
     
  6. Eric

    Eric Per sempre marciamo.

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    Umm...I don't know whether to be happy or confused. :huh
     
  7. Switchblade

    Switchblade Just a raggedy man

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    I still think this is an incredibly silly idea.
     
  8. Sol Fury

    Sol Fury The British Butcher Administrator News Staff

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    It'll probably sell in Japan though, since it's also marketed towards fans of the character designer's work. Pretty cunning trick, hook them with the promise of his work and get them to stay for the cool robots.
     
  9. Grimlock_13

    Grimlock_13 Rattrap Teabag

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    Yeah me too. Though like Sol Fury said it'll probably sell well in Japan.
     
  10. Foster

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    Japan gets Kiss Play Transformers this fall, while the US gets Diecast War Within and Neo-G1. What damn rabbit hole did I fall down? :lol 

    The UK still gets the pole up the brown star, that much hasn't changed. That's a relief.
     
  11. Draven

    Draven Banned

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    No. It isn't. It's bloody annoying.
     
  12. Sprocket

    Sprocket Problematic.

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    Well, I'm glad that the old cliche about being an anime fan and having a girlfriend being two mutually exclusive things has now become the harsh reality.

    There's definitely a generational shift between the old-school otaku and these new pillow-biting losers. I don't blame McArthur, though. I blame Japan's uneven drug laws that come down hard on the weed while ignoring the meth. Crazy Japanese kids hepped up on speed, studying like crazy through their formative teen years, instead of smoking out, listening to Van Halen, and making time with that girl from second period Math as God intended, no wonder they're screwed up.
     
  13. butz

    butz slippery when wet

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    Fort Max Too many is never enough. Veteran

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    artiepants Misses readable TF comics

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    i just wanna know if we're getting a dang die-cast Mirage. (I know, I know, I've said it before :p  )
     
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    :lol  leave it to Takara to ride the pop-culture wave with their toy lines.
     
  18. Hiro Prime

    Hiro Prime Cybertronian Guru Veteran

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    Well that just made a whole lot of sense to me. Seriously. I sell Anime and Manga and this type of thing is very popluar and has been since the early days of Eva. (even over here in the US)

    This may just be the face of future toys for TF's untill the movie comes out in Japan.
     
  19. PopCulturePooka

    PopCulturePooka Longest running avatar

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    How well did BT* do?
     
  20. Nevermore

    Nevermore It's self-perpetuating a parahumanoidarianised!

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    Considering Takara discontinued it after only three releases, apparently not very well.
     

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