Hasbro PM Prime Ultra Magnus and Astro train Reissues

Discussion in 'Transformers News and Rumors' started by Red Snarl, Oct 25, 2012.

  1. Red Snarl

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  2. Thenames9

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    Maybe an MP Astrotrain in the works? I don't see the point in buying these when you can get the same thing MISB on eBay for cheaper.
     
  3. Valkysas

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    My God Ginrai has some paint wear on his cab, and a broken ratchet in his cab's hips, so I got excited for this until I saw the price.
     
  4. Quicky

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    What about an MP PowerMaster Prime?:D 
     
  5. OMEGAPRIME1983

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    Price on pm prime is a little excessive, no??
     
  6. seeker311

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    Good call. That would be ANOTHER way to re-paint MP10.

    Also: on the "mp astrotrain?" rumor... all the other recent re-issues have been turned into MPs shortly aftarward: hot rod, prime, soundwave, sideswipe, etc. So maybe?
     
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    I know for awhile prices on Ebay were pretty stupid for both the Takara and Hasbro reissue (like $200 +) but now they seem to have leveled off to about $100 - $120.
     
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    Hasbro, where's our Blue Bluestreak reissue?
     
  10. Sideswipe1954

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    Wasn't the Astrotrain an HTS exclusive originally?
     
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    when it was first reissues PM prime was struggling for a while to sell (maybe).... mine was $35 at BBTS!!

    a bargain.
     
  12. Wazdakka

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    Goddangit! I saw this earlier today, but didn't know it was news material! I could've gotten my first news credit! >.<
     
  13. seeker311

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    Really hobby ark had them up first as I reported in the toy section yesterday, but I guess I'll give bbts the credit next time
     
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    I hope Prime and Magnus get long smoke stacks. And I'd like to see Astrotrain in grey opposed to the white. Then I'd buy Astrotrain for sure!
     
  15. jamarmiller

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    yeah, had it been a cartoon accurate color scheme on Astro train I would have bought him for my boy, but my original G1 version is still in great condition so that will be the one he gets
     
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    I wish Optimus wasn't so expensive. Still, better than ebay's prices. I've never owned Powermaster Ops and would love this.

    I just bought a junker Magnus like a month ago that I cleaned up. I don't need the reissue now but that would've been awesome back then.
     
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    I've been wanting that Astrotrain for a reasonable price! :) 
     
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    $115 is too much. I bought Japanese reissue new for $50 a few years ago.
     
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    Same here, was hoping to snag one below $100. It's not really any better than eBaythough, a bunch of auctions went for about the same price or lower recently. If any, I say they did their research :lol 
     
  20. Starscream Gaga

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    YES! POWER MASTER OPTIMUS!
    NO! THAT PRICE!

    I can't justify it. Damn. Hopefully Robotkingdom will have them for more reasonable prices.
     

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