Henkei Ramjet - Can you spot the difference?

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  1. flamingunicron

    flamingunicron Well-Known Member

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    New images of Henkei Ramjet courtesy of ACTOYS.

    Henkei Ramjet

    Is it just me or does the red look...too red? Or is that orange?

    Any mods want to add the pictures later?
     
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  2. Rodr-Evil

    Rodr-Evil Lucifer's children TFW2005 Supporter

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    Looks very cool to me..
     
  3. Incepticon

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    Yeah, it definitely looks a lot more burnt orange or almost cherry red than the muted burgandy I would have expected.

    And epic bleh to that chrome.
     
  4. NemesisBruticus

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    Loving my Henkei starscream, but this guy looks like a custom. Terrible custom at that.
     
  5. sunlink

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    looks a bit too red but could be the photo quality.
    Surprisingly there's no chrome on the missile launchers.
     
  6. Nevermore

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    The deco also looks a lot more boring than on Hasbro Classics Ramjet.
     
  7. Optimus Sledge

    Optimus Sledge Yar har fiddle di dee

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    Excellent. I can't wait to point this out next time someone insists that Takara is always better than Hasbro.
     
  8. defstar

    defstar Autobot...

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    The chrome thrusters against the red wings look bad...and that's bad not in a good way...

    I do like the grey on the top of the intakes in jet mode though...
     
  9. shibamura_prime

    shibamura_prime Jumpin' Jellyfish! Super Mod

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    Not too shabby. I'll be picking this one up since Ramjet is my favorite Seeker, though I'm not a fan of his feet being white. But that's nothing a little paint won't fix.
     
  10. Obvious Prime

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    I like it. Hasbro Ramjet and TakTomy Ramjet almost look like two different seekers.
     
  11. Nevermore

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    Seriously. WTF, Takara?
     
  12. knook

    knook Let the Virus Consume You

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    I didn't get the Hasbro version + An amazing re-colour = One happy knook :D 
     
  13. Omnibus Prime

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    I prefer the more traditional G1 color scheme with regard to the wings and intakes and such, but other aspects like the chrome and the white feet, not so much. Wonder how easy it'd be to cobble together a 'perfect' version using parts from both.
     
  14. Anti Spark

    Anti Spark It'S DUB Or Nothing!

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    The cockpit seems to be chromed,
     
  15. Ramrider

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    The inside of it, yeah, it does. Interesting. I quite like it, and it's certainly more G1-looking in jet mode save for the silly chromed tails. But it does seem a bit bland.
     
  16. GreenScream

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    First Henkei I will be passing on.

    Don't care, don't remember the character.
     
  17. Dinobot Nuva

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    Wow...what was the point?

    Seriously, are they not allowed to use US decos or do they really think that THAT is better or even an equal alternative?
    DN
     
  18. omegagoalie

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    I like the Henkei better.
     
  19. Optimus Sledge

    Optimus Sledge Yar har fiddle di dee

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    I've gotta ask: is it possible for Takara to repaint a figure in such a way as people WON'T prefer it? I mean, this is pretty awful. The red wings look terrible and chromed tailfins? Wtf? But there are still people who prefer it. My mind is blown.
     
  20. GreenScream

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    God forbid, people have different taste.

    Or maybe they just have no taste. One or the other, you pick.
     

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