If someone re-made Kronoforms (Transformer watches), would you buy them?

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  1. ClunkerSlim

    ClunkerSlim Well-Known Member

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    WishfulThinking "Don't touch it! It's evil!"

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    I think I'd rather Hasbro or Takara just reissue the old ones...and yes, I'd buy those.
     
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    Soundwinder I wind sounds!

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    Oh hell yes.
     
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    Thundershot The guy with 28 Sweeps

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    We almost had some new ones some years back. They were going to be too expensive and they got scrapped. They show up in one of the Generations 2009 books.

    Chrono Label - Transformers Wiki
     
  5. ClunkerSlim

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    Sweet. I meant to make this thing a poll, but apparently I can't edit that back in. Oh well. Sucks the video is just a link too.
     
  6. WishfulThinking

    WishfulThinking "Don't touch it! It's evil!"

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    Yeah, well, those are just too fancy. Reissues of the originals are where it's at and should cost no more than $20 each. We got some DotM Optimus transforming watches, so these are clearly doable.

    Transformers Optimus Prime Wristwatch 2011 | eBay
     
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    Seems like easy money for some of these 3rd party companies. Although I bet they wouldn't charge less than $50.
     
  8. WishfulThinking

    WishfulThinking "Don't touch it! It's evil!"

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    And that's when I wouldn't buy any. I'd rather Hasbro and TT just did it themselves.
     
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  9. Vanessa

    Vanessa Sadly more of a lurker these days =(

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    Oh yes I would love for these to all be re-released.
    I love my Scorpion watch, but it is fragile nowadays, and the watch mechanism has failed. I would buy more in a heartbeat.
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    Damn right i would. I lovef those guys as a kid.
     
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    Yes I wish they would be re-made they would get new figures cause its an pretty neat concept for an transformer
     
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    I'd have...and...still would be fine...with Real Gear retoolings as homages...or...Real Gear styled updates...
     
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    I'd pay up to $100 for an awesome transforming watch.
     
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    I'd buy reissues for sure.
     
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    Kronoform watches were awesome! I only had one but if they reissued them I'd buy one of each for sure. I'd pay extra for nice special edition ones with steel cases instead of plastic.

    I'd also buy a Kronoform Smartwatch if they made one.


    :eek:  It's been so damn long since I've even seen what my old Kronoform Scorpion looked like on his wristband that I'm having Xmas flashbacks looking at this pic! Mine still works, I think, but the post that connects it to the band is long gone along with the band.
     
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    Hell effing yes-!!!!!
    I need this in my life. A nice one, not that cheap kiddie one i had back in the day. Do it hasbro
     
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    Oh hell yeah
    In total I have about 60 kronoforms. They're the only type of tf I've been consistently buying since I've been collecting.

    There was almost a re-boot on the high-end tip, but it never materialized.
    :(  Chrono Label - Transformers Wiki
     
  18. Slave IV

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    I had/have the blue robot. Cool when I was a kid but watches are obsolete these days. A transforming tablet/phone? Maybe.
     
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    The guy with the Deceptor avatar does not need to comment.
     
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