Micro Change Gun Robos article

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  1. Maz

    Maz Square One TFW2005 Supporter

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    Hey guys,

    Here's my latest short piece for TFsource on the subject of Takara's Micro Change Gun Robos:

    Micro Change Gun Robos | TF Source News <- CLICK TO READ

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    Thanks so much to Quint Gremmen for photographing so much of his collection for this article! Hope you enjoy it :) 

    All the best
    Maz
     
  2. wildfly

    wildfly Right notes. Wrong order.

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    I've a terrible softspot for Gun Robos, in large part because i know they'll never really be repeated.

    Another great read, thanks all your work Maz.
     
  3. Aernaroth

    Aernaroth <b><font color=blue>I voted for Super_Megatron and Veteran

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    Neat!

    Great work! It's not often you hear about these guys.

    Wait... Do brownings hands fire off if you pull his trigger in robot mode? That would be Awkwarrrrrd. Or is it just the yellow trigger switch on the side of the barrel there?
     
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  4. CZ Hazard

    CZ Hazard Sons of Unicron PTT

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    Good article, I always enjoy these.

    If I can pick the brains of people who might know better than I, how much does the first pictured Browning go for in that packaging, I have that version of the toy MIB but with yellow weapons not chrome.
     
  5. cobra zartan

    cobra zartan Think's He's a Detective.

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    You have the kingdam KO
     
  6. CZ Hazard

    CZ Hazard Sons of Unicron PTT

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    Thank you. Presumably worth very little? It's a great quality KO.
     
  7. NIMISISKRASH

    NIMISISKRASH DESTROY ALL TOYZ

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    Great read
     
  8. bny888

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    Wow, great article! Thanks for sharing! :) 
     
  9. darkwingduck13

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    Maz, I love your articles. Scholarly work, man.
     
  10. Superquad7

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    Yet another great article from Maz! :) 

    I'm thinking the value of a mib piece is around the $70-90 range. It's the one I had, and I recall someone trying to do a price check here some time back.
     
  11. Bruticon

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    Soooo need Magnum 44 NEVER knew theses existed Just WOW great article
     
  12. Golden Age

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    Keep it up!
     
  13. brr-icy

    brr-icy G1 Collector

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    what about a loose one?
     
  14. Pun-3X

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    I want to say I have the Kingdam KO. Very nice quality. Love it like an original (which I don't have). If you end up finding one at a decent price, even loose, it's a good buy.
     
  15. iron maniac

    iron maniac Help Uncle Sixshot, Help!

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    I love these kind of articles, keep them coming.
     
  16. Dolza_Khyron

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    i actually think brownie looks better then the megatron gun design.

    and i like the .44 too.

    both designs are vastly superior to the megatron one.

    but megatron is still cool :lol 
     
  17. Superquad7

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    Honestly, the mib price is probably dated. I'm a bit unsure as to what one would cost nowadays. I know I paid $25 for mine when I bought it in 2002 :lol 

    The major differences that I know of are the box has different text and the accessories are not chromed.
     
  18. lee9

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    Hope you don't mind if I share my gunrobo collection. Minus variants, I believe these are all the realistic guns ever made.

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  19. wildfly

    wildfly Right notes. Wrong order.

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    ...and that Gaddafi style Gold plated Browning is pretty cool too.
     
  20. Dolza_Khyron

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    now would be cool to see all the above in robot mode :) 
     

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