In Hand Images of Autobot Alliance Ironhide

Discussion in 'Transformers News and Rumors' started by x BlackMagnus x, Sep 26, 2010.

  1. x BlackMagnus x

    x BlackMagnus x Is not impressed

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  2. Wheeljack_Prime

    Wheeljack_Prime Don't eat me

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    Hasbro's version should have been like this too.
     
  3. Digilaut

    Digilaut My name is Drift.

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    It's nice that they switched the blue parts to grey parts, but now the chest and right hand gun look way out of place, since they are still blue.

    I actually think the Hasbro version looks better because the colors blend better, but if the Takara version would have been fully grey I'd be all over that one.
     
  4. x BlackMagnus x

    x BlackMagnus x Is not impressed

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    Agreed. All of the gray bits look way better.
     
  5. Haloid1177

    Haloid1177 Hey, That's Pretty Good TFW2005 Supporter

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    Grey improves the sculpt a lot, but not enough for me to buy him again.
     
  6. x BlackMagnus x

    x BlackMagnus x Is not impressed

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    Yea, I hear ya. I wasn't really looking to pick this guy up at all(the ROTF voyager retool is far superior IMO)but, at the cheep cheep sale price, I couldn't pass him up.
     
  7. bny888

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    In my excitement I misread the title, I thought it said Human Alliance, hehe. :) 
     
  8. Brainchild

    Brainchild Dark Flame Master

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    inb4 somebody calls the Japanese release of practically the same toy miles better.
     
  9. onslaught314

    onslaught314 Saxobot

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    Hahahaha, same here. If only...


    I still haven't picked up this mold yet. Those of you who have it, is it worth picking up at American retail?
     
  10. Ktulu

    Ktulu Whoosh TFW2005 Supporter

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    I like the one with the brighter grey bits better. More contrast, something a lot of movie toys have too little of.
     
  11. yuujin-mikeru

    yuujin-mikeru What's a Tu-Ran-Su-Fo-Ma?

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    It looks like the days were the North American (Hasbro) and Japanese (Takara) releases of the movie toys are the same are over. The movie line has now gone Henkei and makes you think, which one to get or get both.

    I'm fine with my Hasbro version.
     
  12. The Bucket Kitten

    The Bucket Kitten Meow... TFW2005 Supporter

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    You're not the only one who read Human Alliance, gave my hopes up.:eek: 
     
  13. blackout501st

    blackout501st ultimate enforcing hound

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    i actually am a bigger fan of the baby blue over the gray. i dont know, the blue just seems to fit ironhide better i suppose.
     
  14. mx-01 archon

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    I like the blue better, too. He probably needs a few more spots of grey/black on his legs just to break it up a bit, but accuracy be damned, it's a much more attractive colour scheme. As mentioned before, it brings some much needed contrast to the deco, rather than devolving into a generic dark mess.
     
  15. LUGNUT1995

    LUGNUT1995 TFWiki info gatherer

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    whats the difference? who ever owns these figures has transformed wrong, the rear bumbpershould be raised not lowered
     
  16. brawl569

    brawl569 Autobot

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    i thought it said human alliance lol :( 
     
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    Damn! I started jumping around like a little school boy at 4:30am, only to realize a minute later it's not HA Ironhide.
     
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    I know, right?
     
  19. exclusacon

    exclusacon Expert with the Scopes!

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    Did not pick this up or bb...reasons...part 3 comes out in july...and I want the new upgrade BB...as for ironhide, I just feel it should always be a voyager....
     
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    Batman The Dark Knight TFW2005 Supporter

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    This is the version we should have received over here. I will never understand the decision to make Ironhide half blue.
     

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