Masterpiece Rodimus Prime BotCon Images Tons Of New Images!

Discussion in 'Transformers News and Rumors' started by DESTRO, Jun 3, 2011.

  1. DESTRO

    DESTRO Cobra Arms Dealer Super Mod News Staff

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    kylash327 TOOOOOOYS!

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    so that must be a new matrix if it fits in his chest
     
  3. x BlackMagnus x

    x BlackMagnus x Is not impressed

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    I was really hoping he had one of those price/date placecards in front of him.:( 
     
  4. Anguirus

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    Offshoot is SO CUTE!
     
  5. Sy-Rein

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    Ya, I'm not sure how that is going to work. The matrix that comes with MP-09 is tiny, I cant see how anything much bigger would fit in his chest. Unless you have to leave his chest mis-transformed like the back of box pic in order to fit the new matrix.
     
  6. cryotek

    cryotek Criminal Overlord

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    I like how Hasbro use the "hot rod" mode.
     
  7. Thenames9

    Thenames9 D-d-d-d-duel!

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    Hopefully around June. *Wishful thinking*
     
  8. Sy-Rein

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    Ya I thought was a cool little homage.
     
  9. iLuvM3

    iLuvM3 Me, Grimlok, King!

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    glad i'm not the only one to notice that, looked at it for a second thinking that looks nothing like his Rodimus Prime form..then scroll down, okay, i'm not crazy. :dunce 
     
  10. General Tekno

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    Also of note, the tailpipes are indeed chromed.

    Woohoo!

    This guy looks gorgeous - he's gonna become Rodimus Prime on my shelf next to the Takara Hot Rod.
     
  11. Ra88

    Ra88 Dutchman!

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    He doesn't look as good as the Takara version, but the extras are very nice indeed. I think I'll pick this up if I see it, could always paint the legs black myself. And I wonder if they remolded the entire front of the car so that it can hold the larger Matrix.
     
  12. Autovolt 127

    Autovolt 127 Get In The Titan, Prime!

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    I must have MP Rodimus. I won't miss him like i did with Grimlock.
     
  13. Powersa

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    Yeah i plan to get one. Guess we don't know retail price yet.
     
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    I'll give it this: The finish on the plastic and the overall deco looks a thousand times better out if the packaging. I guess the clear bubble cast a harsh sheen. It looks pretty good actually...

    Still doesn't touch the Takara deco, but it is squarely in the realm of "great".
     
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    Boy I'm glad that Rumor of them ditching the Trailer turned out to be real. This guy is BOUGHT!
     
  16. General Tekno

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    It was less of a rumor, more of a foregone conclusion.
     
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    Hmmm

    No mention of the visor or hot rod face... I wonder if they were taken out?!?1
     
  18. Xaxis

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    Or a new chest. I'm really curious about this aspect.

    I still like the Takara deco better, but this figure is looking more and more interesting.
     
  19. Eric

    Eric Per sempre marciamo.

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    Hopefully Hasbro can answer that tomorrow.
     
  20. Anguirus

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    Lol what? They say on the package that he transforms from "Rodimus" to "Rodimus Prime." What is there other than extending the legs and swapping the face?
     

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