First Image of Prime Takara Skywarp??

Discussion in 'Transformers News and Rumors' started by Goldlock, Feb 1, 2012.

  1. Goldlock

    Goldlock and don't call me Shirley

    Joined:
    Apr 10, 2011
    Posts:
    2,166
    News Credits:
    11
    Trophy Points:
    172
    Likes:
    +41
    Just found this online, not sure if it's new (if not please delete).

    Kapow Toys now have it up for pre-order, along with several other new figures including deluxe Ratchet, voyager Starscream, deluxe Breakdown & Knockout.

    Here's the pic: http://www.kapowtoys.co.uk/popup_image.php?pID=5206&id=1

    Nice to see it also comes with one of those new Micron figures instead of a regular weapon!

    EDIT: I should probably add that they all come with related Microns that turn into character-specific weapons, eg Cliffjumper's cannon, Ratchet's scalpel blade etc

    The rest of them can be found here: http://www.kapowtoys.co.uk/advanced_search_result.php?keywords=TFAM&x=3&y=8
     
    • News Credit News Credit x 1
  2. Red leader

    Red leader Nom Nom Nom

    Joined:
    Jul 19, 2007
    Posts:
    3,739
    News Credits:
    88
    Trophy Points:
    257
    Likes:
    +427
    would be nice if you posted it was from us ?
     
  3. Geterman

    Geterman Second Coming of Primus TFW2005 Supporter

    Joined:
    Apr 9, 2010
    Posts:
    1,837
    News Credits:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    202
    Location:
    Maryland
    Likes:
    +63
    Would've been nice if he was a new mold instead of a repaint of Starscream or at least a new head.
     
  4. Goldlock

    Goldlock and don't call me Shirley

    Joined:
    Apr 10, 2011
    Posts:
    2,166
    News Credits:
    11
    Trophy Points:
    172
    Likes:
    +41
    Have done! I was just making sure the basic story was up before adding the detail. :thumb 
     
  5. Red leader

    Red leader Nom Nom Nom

    Joined:
    Jul 19, 2007
    Posts:
    3,739
    News Credits:
    88
    Trophy Points:
    257
    Likes:
    +427
    cheers bud :) 
     
  6. Soundwinder

    Soundwinder I wind sounds!

    Joined:
    Sep 8, 2011
    Posts:
    4,829
    Trophy Points:
    222
    Likes:
    +415
    ... holy crap. Wasn't interested in Deluxe Screamer at all but... that looks awesome. I like the Minicon, of course. Hope that, at least, comes out Stateside.
     
  7. Dolza_Khyron

    Dolza_Khyron Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jul 7, 2002
    Posts:
    20,305
    Trophy Points:
    412
    Likes:
    +272
    wow! that looks pretty cool! if there was one mold that would work really well to be reproduced into all the other seekers, it'd be the TF Prime starscream mold.

    so i hope Takara releases more seekers with that mold!

    plus, is that bombs instead of missiles??
     
  8. 03Mach1

    03Mach1 Reason Has No Voice

    Joined:
    Dec 9, 2002
    Posts:
    15,709
    News Credits:
    5
    Trophy Points:
    337
    Likes:
    +555
    Ebay:
    I would have been disappointed if he wasn't a straight repaint of Starscream. The seekers should always be repaints of the same mold.
     
  9. Gaokaiser

    Gaokaiser Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jun 7, 2006
    Posts:
    1,042
    News Credits:
    231
    Trophy Points:
    232
    Likes:
    +269
  10. Ra88

    Ra88 Dutchman!

    Joined:
    Feb 6, 2004
    Posts:
    9,694
    News Credits:
    24
    Trophy Points:
    287
    Likes:
    +653
    I think Prime is the one show where they can change it up a bit, just because Starscream's design is so reflective of his personality that it would look wrong if the other three shared the same body type.
     
  11. ike_ike

    ike_ike Autocon

    Joined:
    Jul 20, 2009
    Posts:
    204
    Trophy Points:
    56
    Likes:
    +0
    a shuriken goat? good lord i need these mini things. bulkhead's mace looks deliciously rotund as well

    i don't suppose that when he's released anyone wants to trade for a FE starscream? :D 
     
  12. Sepultron

    Sepultron .

    Joined:
    Jul 23, 2003
    Posts:
    518
    Trophy Points:
    146
    Likes:
    +0
    Man I wish I could afford the Takara Tomy versions of the Prime toys. I'm lovin' those Micron Arms figures. Beats the crap out of Mech-Tech anyway.

    BTW, I wonder if the TT Prime Voyagers will still have the light-up Mech-Tech weapons and the translucent parts. Cuz if not, well... then I may just need to find a feasible means of purchasing them.
     
  13. BraveMax

    BraveMax Used to speak Japanese

    Joined:
    Dec 8, 2002
    Posts:
    1,921
    News Credits:
    23
    Trophy Points:
    187
    Likes:
    +28
    One interesting note is that some toys seem to come with or without the microns. Hurrrr?
     
  14. Lock Cade

    Lock Cade Tarn Fangirl TFW2005 Supporter

    Joined:
    Nov 16, 2006
    Posts:
    27,098
    Trophy Points:
    387
    Location:
    Michigan
    Likes:
    +282
    Holy crap, Takara Prime Skywarp looks sweet!
     
  15. MegaHavok

    MegaHavok Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jul 12, 2002
    Posts:
    4,506
    News Credits:
    18
    Trophy Points:
    186
    Likes:
    +18
    wait wait wait
    Transformers AM deluxes are only $20 aprox on hlj right now and they come with minicons???
    Excuse me.
    Ox just dropped a $100 on hlj

    Also confirmation that Zombie cliffjumer is the FE mold and prime Voyager is the remolded FE mold
     
  16. MrFX

    MrFX Collecting never ends...

    Joined:
    Oct 20, 2005
    Posts:
    3,533
    Trophy Points:
    207
    Likes:
    +19
    Same, and I totally agree. The only time the seeker mold should be changed within the "Big 3" is if there is a significant mold problem. I'm glad they are doing Skywarp! I've been hoping for him in the Prime line since Day 1. Now, all we'd need is the announcement for ThunderCracker.
     
  17. Goldlock

    Goldlock and don't call me Shirley

    Joined:
    Apr 10, 2011
    Posts:
    2,166
    News Credits:
    11
    Trophy Points:
    172
    Likes:
    +41
    Nope, the picture is of the RID mold.
     
  18. MegaHavok

    MegaHavok Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jul 12, 2002
    Posts:
    4,506
    News Credits:
    18
    Trophy Points:
    186
    Likes:
    +18
    oh damn your right whoops
     
  19. Stormcrow

    Stormcrow Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Apr 17, 2007
    Posts:
    1,041
    Trophy Points:
    126
    Likes:
    +0
    Skywarp's black and purple color scheme makes just about any mold look bad ass.
     
  20. wildfly

    wildfly Right notes. Wrong order.

    Joined:
    Feb 7, 2009
    Posts:
    14,400
    News Credits:
    35
    Trophy Points:
    277
    Location:
    Location: Location:
    Likes:
    +460
    If Takara are kicking in Minicon molds, that does mean less chance of them offering improved paint jobs?

    I don't think those Microns are enough of an inducement for me,


    EDIT: Does it also mean the Takara versions of Powertizer toys, wont have LED Weapons?
     

Share This Page