Hasbro News from Botcon on Animated Toys

Discussion in 'Transformers News and Rumors' started by hotspot_2001, Apr 24, 2008.

  1. hotspot_2001

    hotspot_2001 Well-Known Member

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  2. Optimus Prime

    Optimus Prime Rethink your heroes TFW2005 Supporter

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    Cool, now how about they release 'em?
     
  3. Erector

    Erector I ruined the Hall of Fame

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    I hate the Hasbro site. It always defaults me back to the UK one :(  What does it say?
     
  4. Silent_Magnus

    Silent_Magnus Taint of Primus

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    Hmm.. They're making a Jazz bumper battler.
    Some people might like that.

    If they make an Ultra Magnus one I'd buy it.
     
  5. Fit For natalie

    Fit For natalie tfwiki nerd

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    Try copy-pasting the URL into your browser's address bar.
     
  6. Erector

    Erector I ruined the Hall of Fame

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    Still the same. I'll survive ;) 
     
  7. microclone

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    "By the way, stay on the look out for the future of the Transformers Animated line. We may introduce new characters along with our more traditional ones, but there will always be homage to the G1 series mixed in (HINT, HINT)"

    interesting, the word 'may' suggests things are still developing, thats good news.
     
  8. microclone

    microclone Well-Known Member

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    damn, that must be really annoying for you.
     
  9. Optimus Prime

    Optimus Prime Rethink your heroes TFW2005 Supporter

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    Hopefully the (HINT, HINT) means Animated Predaking.
     
  10. artiepants

    artiepants Just over here punching Unicron.

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    wait, what? this weekend is Botcon? i thought it was in the summer :p 
     
  11. Soundblaster1

    Soundblaster1 The Heisenberg of Toys

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    There it is for those that get redirected.

    Soundwave looks awesome, in case anyone cares. Leader Megs still looks brick-like because he was posed horribly.
     
  12. Fort Max

    Fort Max Too many is never enough. Veteran

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    It's annoying as all hell but there is a way around it, just go straight to the animated/universe etc page and find what you want from there.
    ;) 
     
  13. Silent_Magnus

    Silent_Magnus Taint of Primus

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    For the people that get redirected.
    The only new image is the Jazz Bumper Battler.
    All the rest are just stock images that have been used a hundred times.

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  14. Ravenxl7

    Ravenxl7 W.A.F.F.L.E.O.

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    I might be wrong, bit I think the Grimlock pictures are new too. It's cool to see that Jazz will be getting a Bumper Bot, but I'll be sticking with his Deluxe version. If we get a Bumper Bot and/or an Activator version of Ultra Magnus, I'll probably get those along with the Leader (which I'll be getting one way or the other). I'm hoping that we get a look at a Leader Ultra Magnus prototype, as he's one of the Animated toys I'm looking forward to the most.
     
  15. Boardwise

    Boardwise There are no strings on me Super Mod

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    I find by clicking on the link it takes me to the UK site, but clicking on it a second time gives me what I want.
     
  16. xSEANxLONGx

    xSEANxLONGx Big Kid

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    So at Botcon they are showcasing the toys? That be Awesome I know they won't release them besides Wave 1 which are in Stores over there already.
     
  17. shroobmaster

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    Needs more NEW info.
     
  18. shadixpn

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    Man, are they going to be shocked when they realize Botcon is in Cincinnati, not in this Cincinatti town they keep talking about....

    //pet peeve
    //local
     
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    Silent_Magnus Taint of Primus

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  20. Rodentus prime

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    They'll be turning up on Ebay soon.:D 
     

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