Movieverse Toys Appreciation Thread! EXPLOSIONS!!!

Discussion in 'Transformers Toy Discussion' started by Zigholtul, Sep 29, 2012.

  1. Kotori Sonoda

    Kotori Sonoda Yohane's Little Demon

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    I see what you did there lol

    I'd totally pay that price for a kickass dinosaur!
     
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  2. Patches

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    Yup mine has the exact same issue, drove me insane until I found he looks cooler if you just leave both the wing sections out a bit, makes him even more of a dorito.
     
  3. Scrapper6

    Scrapper6 Lord of Constructicons

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    Got Slog from Amazon today with the g1 colours, makes him look better next to the multi-color team. I am not a fan of this mold at all, the transformation instructions should never have included a dinosaur to robot transform if they were going to package him in robot mode. It's nice to have everybody except Grimlock (until I pick up the SS Leader), but I really wish Hasbro had designed Slog a bit better. I mean those stupid rubber bits warped to high heaven since he's been packaged in the box for three or so years.
     
  4. Fallout

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    yeah, sludge is the only thing keeping me from cracking and picking up the g1-colored platinum set again. 5 of my favorite toys ever, but i was so petrified of sludge's rubber melting someday that i sold the set and have resisted getting it again. maybe in a couple years i'll rebuy it if there's no reports of that mold disintegrating.
     
  5. Scrapper6

    Scrapper6 Lord of Constructicons

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    Melting rubber is something I don't worry too much about. I'm just pleased it's a voyager sized Apatosaur.
     
  6. AutobotAvalanche

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    Keep a close eye on ROTF Bludgeon or CW Megatron if you have em and didn't already know.
     
  7. Lazerwave

    Lazerwave My Most Prized Treasure

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    Can you believe there are already Studio Series Ironhides on ebay and people are actually buying them for their high prices?
     
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  8. Dirge121

    Dirge121 I'll be your end of days

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    Can I believe people are scalping a product that hasn’t been officially announced and other people are encouraging them? Yeah. I can.
     
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  9. Lazerwave

    Lazerwave My Most Prized Treasure

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    It's tempting, but I am just not happy with the price, especially in Canadian.
     
  10. Scrapper6

    Scrapper6 Lord of Constructicons

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    Never bought Bludgeon, and after the problems with his rubber I'm not about to, but... when did CW Megatron get rubber parts? I thought it was just the RotF Bludgeon mold and its retools/repaints which suffered from this problem documented so far.
     
  11. Applejacktimus

    Applejacktimus Likes Alpha Bravo

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    Megs has rubber treads for the sake of better traction for the functioning(!) treads. Mine are perfectly fine, though I think some people's copies have had the leaking plasticizer problem, so I suggest occasionally working the treads to keep them from leaking.
     
  12. BumblebeeNotOP

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  13. Gallade

    Gallade Trap & Ambush

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    Yeah. I'd love to have a NEW Sentinel Prime.

    Wait a second...
    I no longer want him now.
     
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  14. Gargamel

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    Guys, a piece of advice, please:

    I already own movie MP Starscream from the first movies and I love him. Do I still need SS Starscream?
     
  15. ObakaChanTachi

    ObakaChanTachi Sayonara suckers

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    If you’re fine with his size and tattoos i would say no.
     
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    The Masterpiece version doesn't have Tattoos
     
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  17. artimus prime

    artimus prime SCALE Debater that collects multiple TF lines TFW2005 Supporter

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    No. I like SS Starscream but I still prefer the leader Starscream more.
     
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    Nope, I'd say your good. While the SS does look pretty good, it's way too small if you are trying to scale it with the other movie figures. I also own movie MP Starscream, while it does have flaws, it's big and chunky and scales better imo, which I like. I'm sure it'll be surpassed by a new MPM at some point.

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  19. deceptifocus

    deceptifocus *Supercharged*

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    that's a different scale though, one where the "leaders" are 'leader class' scale size. Voyager starscream is supposed to scale with new "leaders" that are 'voyager class' scale size.
     
  20. Transmetal

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    I know, said it plenty of times now. Look at my pic ^ I like to display ALL my movie figures together, I don't need 10 different scales. 1 movie line, 1 scale for me. I have my Movie MPs that are displayed separately together, everything else movie related is displayed together. Which is why I passed on SS Starscream. I'm sure I'm not the only one that does it this way.
     
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