New TF Animated figures

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  1. SupremeGrimlock

    SupremeGrimlock Well-Known Member

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    I didn't see this anywhere else so I'd thought I should post it. I received my Animated Ironhide today and found that there were three new Animated TFs, although repaints, displayed on the back. The first one we already saw, Fugitive Waspinator. The other two we haven't, Mercenary Swindle and Vortex Blurr. So have a look and discuss what you think.
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  2. Ratchet2007

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    Yeh we've known about them for a while sorry.
     
  3. SPLIT LIP

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    Yeah, and they were also in the Allspark Almanac two, on the "pending release" pages.
     
  4. Lock Cade

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    *Sees Mercenary Swindle*

    Whoa, I've never seen nor heard about that repaint. That looks incredibly awesome!

    I sure hope these guys will be released.


    Sorry, had to say it.
     
  5. Sam Witwicky

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    Oh I hope they release that Fugitive Waspinator and Swindle.
     
  6. Omnius

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    Old news. I know it's not their intention but it really feels like Hasbro are teasing us with these!
     
  7. Omega Charge

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    Mmm... that Swindle looks awesome. Reminds me of Scourge.
     
  8. Sy-Rein

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    Fugitive Waspinator is something I'd like to see released. The other two, meh, not big on repaints of the same character with the same mold.
     
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    I wonder if these will be even released.
     
  10. Sol Fury

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    I think with those colours it's meant to be a reference to RiD Rollbar. It's more obvious in the Allspark Almanac, since here the green is coming out very dark, almost black.

    Nice colours either way. Though I agree, it seems less and less likely over time we will see these, though to Hasbro's credit not for lack of them trying I'm sure.
     
  11. Wheeljack_Prime

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    Hadn't seen that Swindle before.
     
  12. Wollstone

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    That Wasp is such a waste. A new head sculpt and it would be perfect.
     
  13. brr-icy

    brr-icy G1 Collector

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    that's what the radicons are for lol, if that gets released, you can almost guarantee there will be a casted/painted head available for purchase
     
  14. LeTigre

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    What a tease, those fiends!
     
  15. Bgrngod

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    They aren't going to repaint that Blurr figure into Drift? Darn.

    I'm only really interested in Waspinator. The two character repaints are an easy pass.
     
  16. baggzey23

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    and i'll be there

    i think there was this guy that was doing that and he was making a non transforming cybertron bumblebee
     
  17. Veloxiraptor

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    According to Hasbro back when they first displayed these guys, they only had enough budget for one new headsculpt, and it went to Ironhide.
     
  18. planetjacker

    planetjacker Critters burn real good. TFW2005 Supporter

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    I won't hold my breath waiting for these to be released. That said, I would throw down money for Wasp so fast it would break the sound barrier.
     
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    Rather them release Toxic Oilslick than the Swindle repaint :[
     
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    It was either a new head for wasp, or a new head for Ironhide.

    I think they made the right choice.
     

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