KO Sunstreaker to be released

Discussion in 'Transformers News and Rumors' started by $shockwave$, Jul 17, 2009.

  1. $shockwave$

    $shockwave$ Banned

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    Beware buyers, KO Sunstreaker is to be released. Even the box was counterfieted. Not sure if it was news, but i thought i would warn you.
     
  2. Nevermore

    Nevermore It's self-perpetuating a parahumanoidarianised!

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    Aaaand there goes the chance of a Sunstreaker reissue for the foreseable future, provided Takara actually find/intent to restore the mold.
     
  3. lord ginrai

    lord ginrai Beastie lover

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    I doubt a KO would get in the way of an official release.
    Anyway thanks for the heads-up, $shockwave$.
     
  4. tranzfan

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    I don't think that would completely stop the chance of an official reissue. Take a look at Metroplex, Ratbat, Rumble and Frenzy. All of those were KOs first and later had/will have official reissues.

    Also, here is the auction link with pictures of the Sunstreaker KO.
     
  5. LifePincher

    LifePincher BBTS is the SOURCE!

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    As long as it's as good (quality wise) as Mirage, costs about the same as he did ($40. shipped) and the paint doesn't chip, it might be worth it.
     
  6. unmc2001

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    I sold my Original G1 Mirage and kept my KO Mirage. KO cost me $40 shipped and I was able to sell my original for $150. I liked the quality of my Mirage KO. If Takara ever releases it I will purchase another one.
     
  7. Gigatron_2005

    Gigatron_2005 President of Calendars

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    Awesome! So excited about finally being able to buy this!:thumbs2: 
     
  8. enkidoamark

    enkidoamark Well-Known Member

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    Great, another KO that will cost more than an encore. The thing that gets me is, if these guys can keep doing this, how does Takara get away with saying that they can't find/make a mold?
     
  9. Jefrey8395

    Jefrey8395 Mr.COG

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    Well there's still one way for a reissue....Reverse Molding as scantron said

    just wanted to post scan,Hope you don't get pissed
     
  10. Malikon

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    looks pretty good actually.
     
  11. bradforj

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    This is old news. KO Sunstreaker and blue Bluestreak have been in the pipeline for awhile now.
     
  12. Omnius

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    Didn't we see pics of reverse-engineered parts on here about 2 years ago now?
     
  13. chrisr291

    chrisr291 Master of the Unknown

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    wait? A blue bluestreak is being released? OH MAN, i'm buying that! Gotta love the KO Makers! Giving us what we want!
     
  14. Ruination04

    Ruination04 8 Years Old Since 1984!

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    Hope it really is about to come out!! It's the last car I need to complete the Autobots!!
     
  15. MagnusPrimal

    MagnusPrimal Well-Known Member

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    What chance? Every time the issue pops up, someone swears up and down that the mold is lost. I wouldn't lose any sleep over this lost "chance."
     
  16. Dran0n

    Dran0n Junk male

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    I'll keep an eye out! Thanks for the warning.
     
  17. $shockwave$

    $shockwave$ Banned

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    for every0ne saying thank you, you are welcome :) 
     
  18. Sportimus

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    How do I get this?! How do I get KO Sunstreaker and Blue Bluestreak? Must...have... :) 
     
  19. TIE Bomber

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    I want Dai Atlas, Overlord, Dezsaras, Star Saber, Black Zarak etc.
     
  20. MegaMoonMan

    MegaMoonMan OFFICIAL MMM REP

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    Beware? More like REJOICE.
     

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