New toys listed on Hasbro website

Discussion in 'Transformers News and Rumors' started by Nevermore, Dec 15, 2006.

  1. Nevermore

    Nevermore It's self-perpetuating a parahumanoidarianised!

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    Titanium Soundwave (3") was reported here before in the thread that had the alt mode for The Fallen, so I guess it went under.

    These ones are new:
    Cliffjumper
    Sunstreaker

    Oddly, Galvatron and battle damaged G1 Prime, both of who are already out in stores, are not listed on the site yet.
     

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  2. Darkprime

    Darkprime Antigrav Singular Destron

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    Looks like sunstreaker is a straight sideswipe repaint. The head colored that way looks half way decent though.
     
  3. TJOmega

    TJOmega The Plastic Addict Content Contributor

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    Really a shame that Sunstreaker got so little for years and now that he's finally back, he's reduced to repaints and remolds of Sideswipe. At least in Alternators he was a remold, even if it was used for Dead End first. Just not the same without the big ears though, you cant really get away with a repaint of Sideswipe like you can making Cliffjumper a Bumblebee repaint.
     
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    Sunstreaker was supposed to be Decepticharge at one point, if I remember correctly. I believe it was displayed as such at SDCC or Botcon.
     
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    Jeez.
    Is there anything that Hasbro won't repaint?
     
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    Nerd Bomber Consulting your needs

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    funny how 3 inch soundwave is more accurate than the 6 inch
     
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    I was kind of thinking along those same lines myself
     
  8. Blunticon

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    Very nice, now its time to hunt them down.
     
  9. airfox

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    Yay! Red Bumblebee...... absolutely dislike. :( 

    Which is weird, because I'm liking Sunstreaker who's also a bad repaint of a mold that's not very Sunstreaker-like.

    Weird indeed.

    :lol 

    -airfox
     
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    Characters we want repainted?
     
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    Holy crap- 3" Titanium Soundwave looks better than the 6"! I don't mind the repaints so much (although I'll likely skip 'Streaker; Just not interested in that one). Anyone else really enjoy these little buggers?
     
  12. Codimus Prime

    Codimus Prime Missouri Toy Hunter

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    just a thought, but they should have put a lazerbeak and a ravage with teh 3" too...

    maybe so they could lock into pegs on the base... dunno... just a cool thought.
     
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    No kidding...I will never get my Nemesis Bumblebee! :p 
     
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    Awesome! I can make my army grow even larger!
     
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    Sunstreaker with Sideswipe's head is the new Magnus as a white Prime
     
  16. Nevermore

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    The Titanium? He was displayed both at SDCC and BotCon in those very colors, on an Autobot base. There was no info card anywhere, but everyone assumed that "yellow Side Swipe repaint = Sunstreaker". I never head that thing about him being supposed to be Decepticharge ever before. So I'd say you remember that wrong.
     
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    Except Magnus as a White Prime actually has a decent history, whereas the closest you could have for Sunstreaker/Sideswipe is the OTFCC Exclusives
     
  18. Robogeek28

    Robogeek28 Who're you calling a geek?

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    Meh!:throw 
     
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    Underwhelmed at the Reb Bumblebee and the yellow Sideswipe. How hard would a retool of a 3" Titanium be anyway? Or even a new mold?
     
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