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  1. netkid

    netkid Where's my Goddamn shoe!

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  2. ElectricPrada09

    ElectricPrada09 Speedster.

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    Obviously that's Unicron, but are the colors different? Mines in storage, I haven't seen it in a while..
     
  3. Venksta

    Venksta Render Project Creations TFW2005 Supporter

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    Wow. And today I was looking at my Takara Primus repaint, thinking I should hurry up and get the G1 style Takara Unicron. :lol  That is definitely a different version than Takara's. The light up hand is painted, it seems.
     
  4. Superquad7

    Superquad7 We're only human. Super Mod

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    Well, didn't Hasbro want to release a more "G1" Unicron for the Universe 2.0 TRU exclusive at one point? I assumed it was perhaps from that proposal.
     
  5. netkid

    netkid Where's my Goddamn shoe!

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    Yeah, I wonder if it'll lack electronics to keep cost down. It would be neat if they swapped in a voice box instead.
     
  6. Wyvern

    Wyvern Velvet Sanchez

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    What is this? Is Hasbro releasing Unicron with the remolded head?? The colors are different then the Takara one..
     
  7. The Madness

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    I did wonder about the pure green eyes when reading through The Vault.
     
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    OMG tell me this is gonna come out! REDEMPTION!
     
  9. Apoclatron5675

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    where is this from exactly(original pic source) because if this is released, I'll have to sell my TRU exclusive reissue one from Universe 2.0 :lol  but that just looks awesomesauce
     
  10. guard convoy

    guard convoy The Big Daddy

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    that's clearly the remolded head

    I WILL OWN THIS!
     
  11. slugslinger2004

    slugslinger2004 TFW2005 Supporter

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    Awesome, a Hasbro release. I'd love to get this if it's around the price of Armada Unicron
     
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    OH JESUS MY DICK

    This is excellent news!
     
  13. Gryph

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    I just compared this to the Japanese version and this one has some major differences.
    Unicron - Japanese Transformers - TFW2005

    Extra paint apps on the legs.
    The orange stripe on the chest is different. It's painted along the details, instead of being a straight line.
    The row of cylinders on his shoulders are painted red, instead of gray.
    The biggest change, and the one I know a bunch of people are going to love about this.
    HIS HAND IS NOT CLEAR PLASTIC!
     
  14. Josh

    Josh Comic Color-guy

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    the little info box says its "unicron released for the 25th anniversary"

    i figured it meant the Takara repaint. Its got the same head

    i think maybe this pic is just one of those photos of a handpainted mock up [which tend to be more detailed and involved than the final "budgeted" retail version]

    they put that little "product may vary from pics" disclaimer on the package for this reason

    im sure if hasbro was gonna release him wed've heard about it by now. doesnt really make much sense what with the movie flooding everything for the rest of the year
    [and since the 25th anniversary was this year, 2011, wedve heard something by now. but it doesnt matter! Takara's Unicron came out in 2011 so. Mystery solved?]
     
  15. Apoclatron5675

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    That may be down to a point what is going through everyone's mind who didn't get the Takara version
     
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    guard convoy The Big Daddy

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    i seriously conteplated getting the takara one, since the only unicron in my house belongs to little brother, but if this is coming out i will have this version

    if there is anything to find out about this, we will find out at botcon
     
  17. brr-icy

    brr-icy G1 Collector

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  18. GrimlockAutobot

    GrimlockAutobot Me No Bozo Me King!!

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    Wow I hope that version comes out as a USA mass release!!
     
  19. Anguirus

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    I'm not going to assume that's anything other than a one-off.

    But IF it's NOT...I might just be stupid and get it. :D 
     
  20. Stune

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    I really like the Takara 2010 repaint, but the blue on this just pops, its pretty beautiful.

    If this does come out, I'm totally buying it, as I don't yet have a Unicron.
     

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