HFTD Banzai-Tron Pictorial & Review

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  1. Red leader

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  2. panzerjedi

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    I know nothing about Banzai-Tron, but regarding the figure itself, I'm not a big fan of the pastel color-scheme repaint.
     
  3. Auto Morph

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    Agreed. I prefer Buldgeon.
     
  4. RedAlert Rescue

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    Looks very German in those colors.
     
  5. Auto Morph

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    Care to elaborate?
     
  6. Angelwave

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    I don't know....I kinda like those colors. They give him a very distinct look from Bludgeon, which works well IMO.
     
  7. Anguirus

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    Kind of odd that this is coming out at the same time as Straxus. Similar base colors and alt modes.
     
  8. Roanstalker

    Roanstalker Great Baan Gaan fan

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    I havent even seen Blugeon in my local area and now Banzaitron is coming out? Oh lord :D .
     
  9. Rodentus prime

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    Bludgeon isn't coming out at retail here - most of us got him from Kapow toys.

    I'm not as keen on Banzai-tron but I much prefer the coloured swords.
     
  10. Powersa

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    not a bad repaint
     
  11. Lumpy

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    i dig his color scheme, but my Botcon banzaitron serves me well enough... so i'll probably be passing... maybe i'll pick one up for toys for tots eventually...
     
  12. Autobot Burnout

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    Looks nice, but thankfully I got lucky and found myself Bludgeon a few months ago, and as cool as the figure is that repaint just doesn't do it for me. Great for anyone who didn't pick up the mold before, though, I just like my more convetionally colored Samurai tank.
     
  13. MrSoundwaveGuy

    MrSoundwaveGuy I've made a huge mistake

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    eh, I don't think this mold fits Banzi-Tron very well, I always saw him as a sleeker, ninja type
     
  14. Paxtin

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    Eh, I still think it works just fine as a variation on Bonzai for a straight repaint. It's better then them just repainting the mold in dark colors and calling it "Stelth Bludgeon" or some such nonsense.

    I especially like what they did with the face detail, it really does distinguish it from Bludy's more skull'ish head.
     
  15. Houndvoice

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    ^^ :lolol  Uhm, no.
     
  16. artiepants

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    His tank mode is nice, maybe a little better than Bludgeon, but i really don't care for the Bot mode. they should have done a new head, that head is just SO character-specific.
     
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    Nice fig but I am happy with Bludgeon. I will pass on this repaint.
     
  18. alfred p. sloan

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    I really dig the face color.

    Over all, I like bludgeon a little more.
     
  19. Smokescreen

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    Not a bad repaint. Look pretty good, actually. However, since I already have Bludgeon I'll probably pass on this one.
     
  20. grimlock1972

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    looks good, but its on my low priority list behind a heck of alot of other figures.
     

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