KO Movie Prime

Discussion in 'Transformers News and Rumors' started by len_d69, Dec 4, 2007.

  1. len_d69

    len_d69 Well-Known Member

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    Sorry if posted before. Just wanted to share what I got recently. Also seen is KO Meantime and a KO Prime Mask :) 

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  2. Gears

    Gears buh-buh-body ya Veteran

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    That Prime looks pretty good. Have a pic of the trukk mode?
     
  3. smkspy

    smkspy is one nice fucking kitty

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    Where at and How much?
     
  4. Scrappy

    Scrappy smiling a blacktooth grin

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    How is the quality of that prime? It looks pretty good and I'm sure it'd make good bash fodder for a decent price. Next question; how much?
     
  5. Soundblaster1

    Soundblaster1 The Heisenberg of Toys

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    I'm more interested in the quality of the KO Meantime...
     
  6. General Tekno

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    How much is the Prime, and what kind of quality we talking?
     
  7. Ravenxl7

    Ravenxl7 W.A.F.F.L.E.O.

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    Cool. Depending on how good the quality is, and how easy it is to get ahold of, this could make for some great kitbash fodder.
     
  8. Otispq

    Otispq Elocution Onymous

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    yes, details details!
     
  9. alphie

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    I want to know about the KO Prime mask. Hehehe Looks pretty cool!
     
  10. Tekkaman Blade

    Tekkaman Blade Professor of Animation

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    How big is it? Is it bigger or smaller than the original?
     
  11. Renidragon

    Renidragon Toys on my table!

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    Does he have hands?
     
  12. a person

    a person Is not amused.

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    His hands are black.
     
  13. len_d69

    len_d69 Well-Known Member

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    Here are some details

    1. I got it from Thailand during my vacation but saw another in a night market in Hong Kong
    2. Roughly costs around US 20-25
    3. Same height & size as the original
    4. Some of the details are gone i.e. the mesh in the truck's front grill and other small details
    5. A little bit loose. Needs tightening of screws
    6. Got electronic sound of a truck
    7. Solid when transformed in truck mode.
    8. Hands are indeed black and not articulated
    9. The folding gun is way too loose. That's why its not attached

    Basically bought it for bashing. Plastic wise okay for a KO
     
  14. starscream.pt

    starscream.pt Well-Known Member

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    why would one ko a prime that is still for sale and not for that much? :| i'm not being agaisnt ko's or anything like it, just cant figure the point.

    I can buy a original prime for 40€ here, how lower can that get with postage included?
     
  15. Jarodimus

    Jarodimus the guy with that scan Veteran TFW2005 Supporter

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    Simple. To cash in on the popularity and provide a cheaper alternative that some folks will inevitably choose over the real deal.
     
  16. starscream.pt

    starscream.pt Well-Known Member

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    hmm i can definitily understand the "KOing" in G1, as the originals sometimes reach values over a thousand dollars, but seriously, over 30-40€ ? Even in the seller's point of view that's not only a long shot, it's a wallet suicide.
     
  17. shibamura_prime

    shibamura_prime Jumpin' Jellyfish! Super Mod

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    Man, that Prime's not a proper KO unless it's twice as big/small and cast in hot pink.
     
  18. Jarodimus

    Jarodimus the guy with that scan Veteran TFW2005 Supporter

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    Yes, but if they cost very little to produce and you flood markets all over Asia with them, I'm sure you turn a tidy profit. If this weren't the case, we wouldn't see so many of them.
     
  19. Aaron

    Aaron Master of Crystalocution Moderator Content Contributor

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    I'm thinking it's being aimed at Markets that didn't get any Hasbro love.


    EDIT: Or what Jarodimus said.
     
  20. TCracker

    TCracker おもちゃは今とても暑いです

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    Definitely getting this as a kitbash fodder.
    len_d69, have you posted this in trasmy?
     

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