I guess this is news?

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  1. Malach Ra

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    Corrected TM Hotrod/Printed version. Sold at Toy'r' Us. Rare!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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    whats so special? and this isnt news
     
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    ok, I am lost. What exactly are we looking for ?
     
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    Are you referring to the fact that 'Firebolt' is printed rather than a sticker?
     
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    Ah, i should have said Hot Rod instead of Firebolt then. I thought the printed version was generally known amongst MI(S)B collectors - i remember seeing at least one on eBay back about 7/8 years ago. The ending price was 10K or so, but it may have been a shill bid.
     
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    What has been debated for a long time about TM Hot Rod?
     
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    Most TM Hot Rods had 'Firebolt turns into MISFIRE'S weapon' printed on the box. Some were corrected with a sicker, but the version with the correct text printed is a rarity.
     
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    I haven't a clue about the other things - what are they?
     
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    Technically, it's not.

    To toyark we go
     
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    The image here clearly has the words "Hot Rod's" misaligned with the rest of the text. So I'm guessing this is a stickered box.
     
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    It's definatly mis-alligned, but it's definatly not a sticker.

    Mabye just a printing problem due to the fact Hasbro was too lazy to reprint the whole text?
     
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    I'll agree that "Hot Rod's" looks misaligned compared to the rest of the text around it, but, it doesn't look to me to be a sticker. Nice find.
     
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    okay, okay, well if it is real, good find! all forms of Hot Rod has been getting some love lately lol!

    Gold hot rod not too long ago.....

    This Hot Rod you have Mal, nice btw

    Hot Rodimus kissplay

    Whats next?? classics Hot Rod love??? lol

    I have a set of good eyes and that Hot Rod lettering looks solid to me?
     
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