New International Cybertron Figures - Primus, Soundwave, Metroplex, Nemesis Breaker

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  1. Joe Moore

    Joe Moore Is Not Jim... Administrator

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    We have acquired some new official in-package images of upcoming international Cybertron figures. This update includes Primus, Soundwave, Metroplex and Nemesis Breaker.

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  2. godsenddeath

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    We're getting Nemesis Breaker??

    Hmmm, i may actually buy something that orginated from Hasbro UK for a change.
     
  3. ricmoplex

    ricmoplex http://www.tfw2005.com/im

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    dudes? u don't even have box art? bummer man. we must be lucky! booyah!
     
  4. prime is a legend

    prime is a legend Hooch is crazy.

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    sweet we're gonna get Metroplex!!

    I already bought soundwave of Ebay a few days ago!!
     
  5. UltraPrime

    UltraPrime Lord of Macragge

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    I'll pick up Primus, as I just couldn't justify the import price for GF version. Once I have that, and possibly Super Screamer, I shall consider my GF/Cybertron collection complete...
     
  6. Sol Fury

    Sol Fury The British Butcher Administrator News Staff

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    Got 'em all, but its good news for whatever part of Europe gets them.
     
  7. Nevermore

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  8. Dominatorx

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    woot metroplex
    wonder which corner of europe will get these wen hasbro uk pass on em
     
  9. Unclejoe420

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    Well, I live in hope that these buggers turn up in the new Argos catalogue, when it turns up at the end of the month. Either that, or cross my fingers that TRU gets them in!!

    Unclejoe
     
  10. godsenddeath

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    Metroplex has been in TRU UK computers for quite some time
    now IIRC.
     
  11. Blitzwing

    Blitzwing Enigmatic by nature

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    Nice to see this stuff, but the basics and Primus are the only ones I'm really interested in at full price.
     
  12. payres

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    Bar Red Alert & Override Hasbro UK seems to have passed on very little so far (see UK sightings)
     
  13. Dirge121

    Dirge121 Eat the chikums

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    HasbroUK if you finally bring Metroplex and Nemesis Breaker out over here, and follow the trend, perhaps releasing the rest of the giant planet guys, I swear down, I will barely curse you again.
     
  14. Brave Magnus

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    One question: how is the international packaging different from the original?
     
  15. Nevermore

    Nevermore It's self-perpetuating a parahumanoidarianised!

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    Actually, this is European (plus South Africa) packaging. "International" would include Asia and Oceania, who get standard US packaging, as well as Canada and South America, who get their own specific packaging.

    US packaging = one language (English), full bios, box artwork.

    Canadian/South American packaging = three languages (English/Spanish/French), I think full bios and box artwork.

    Europen packaging = twelve languages (originally just six, namely English, German, French, Spanish, Italian and Dutch; now additionally with Portuguese, Danish, Swedish, Turkish, Greek and Polish), no bios (used to be very short bios) and photos of the actual toys instead of box artwork.
     
  16. payres

    payres Well-Known Member

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    Back in the BW days there used to be 2 different forms of Euro packaging - BioCombat (Italian and GB & others) and AniMutants (French and others)
     
  17. Rotorstorm

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    i am sad that the artwork is gone so there is no reason to keep the packaging. not bothered about the breaker or primus actually. metro is a maybe but i'm sure i want soundwave
     
  18. Scourge_151

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    Deffo get Primus when he appears, and at full price too!
     

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