Generations Red Alert

Discussion in 'Transformers Feedback & Reviews' started by Red Alert, Jul 16, 2010.

  1. Red Alert

    Red Alert Security

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    Got a anticipated package today with some new toys.


    As everyone knows Red Alert was given the Henkei treatment and universe died before an affordable one could be made.

    We finally got our wish with the Generations line.

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    With 2 very different schemes we now have a choice between toon or comic.


    Overall a very solid color scheme and worth a purchase.
     
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  2. NICKBOT

    NICKBOT Entitlement? Piss off.

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    Great pics man, thanks for sharing and I look forward to more of them.
     
  3. Megatronwp38

    Megatronwp38 Megatron? Is that you!?!?

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    Nice, I can't wait for Red Alert so I can finally crack him open and add him to my Classics/Universe/Henkei/Generations display case.
     
  4. amd098

    amd098 En taro Artanis!

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    love those red and grey arms and legs, i must get them for my g2 swipe!
     
  5. MidnightBliss

    MidnightBliss Well-Known Member

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    That solid light bar blows.
     
  6. Red Alert

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    A bunch more pics added and comparisons with both Infernos.
     
  7. G1Wheeljack

    G1Wheeljack Well-Known Member

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    I prefer the Henkei one, mainly for the new light piece. But hey, beggars can't be choosers. Any noticeable mold degredation?
     
  8. Red Alert

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    Nope,
    Still holds together well and is tight.
     
  9. oxidative

    oxidative last chance to evacuate

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    Thanks for the pics and review. Definitely looking forward to this guy.
     
  10. exclusacon

    exclusacon Expert with the Scopes!

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    Well preorder already...not taking a chance of tryna find this in the stores...
     
  11. chrisr291

    chrisr291 Master of the Unknown

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    Henkei for sure, glad I brought mine last month. Thanks Hasbro for driving the Henkei price down and hooking me up!
     
  12. guard convoy

    guard convoy The Big Daddy

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    i like that A LOT

    can't wait to get
     
  13. spamo123

    spamo123 Artist. Contact me.

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    Cool pics!

    Why are the shoulders different?
     
  14. Solrac333

    Solrac333 G1 got it right!

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    Not bad. I missed out on the Henkei. Price got too high for me. Will get this one.
     
  15. U.Magnus80

    U.Magnus80 Well-Known Member

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    Want. When is this expected to hit stores?
     
  16. sideswipe89

    sideswipe89 Beachcomber

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    I like but I wish his head was red like in the cartoon. I know they were going with original toy's colors but eh the black head reminds me too much of sideswipe. Still might get it. Can anyone tell me when he comes out in stores?
     
  17. Abrogate

    Abrogate Nondescript Former Poster

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    They are very different, but the only part that is "important" is the head. I will probably paint mine red. The Henkei looks better, but the Hasbro is perfectly acceptable.
     
  18. WhiteMocha

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    You know, I actually think that looks pretty great. I have the Henkei version, but honestly I don't think folks getting this one instead are getting a "downgrade" at all. The red/black head thing is a matter of personal preference, of course, but as for the other parts.... I think the grey arms and thighs and the red biceps break up the white nicely, and I like that his "inner body" (around the shoulder area, and including the suspenders that his hood-chest is attached to) is red.

    I also like the almost-clear windshield, it should prove more useful to customs than the dark blue or black that previous versions of the mold have used.

    It's a really nice-looking figure, in my opinion.
     
  19. Skylock

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    Tasty goodness, now be released already.
     
  20. Mechafire

    Mechafire Veteran TFW2005 Supporter

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    Looks great. The grey's not bothering me as much as before. Definitely looking forward to getting him.

    Thanks for the review. :D 
     

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