POTP Throne of the Primes

Discussion in 'Transformers News and Rumors' started by Cheem The Rup, Jul 2, 2018.

  1. tigatron2002

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    You’re right, I mininterpreted the question, he said the 13th was the matrix bearer
     
  2. grindcore138

    grindcore138 Handsome like an F-22

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    I just thought, what if the yet-to-be-disclosed difference between the Hasbro and Takara Throne of the Primes set is that it comes with all of the Prime Masters?
     
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    Doubt it. Hasbro nemesis prime was $50 ($10 more than regular leaders based on extra accessories). Takaras is $70, a $20 markup. Takara throne on primes has the exact same markup as their nemesis, $20 over hasbro retail. It’s likely to be the same
     
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    We've already seen it displayed at Wonderfest 2018. Same number of Prime Masters as Hasbro version. Same box.
     
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    i think the sign near it said something about "Contents to change" or something in Japanese
     
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    I can't wait till August 13th so just a week or so to go.
     
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    Proof?
     
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    No, the sign was "contents could change" or something to that effect. Because it was the SDCC box, likely without the Takara markings.

    It's a common disclaimer, and people are reading way too much into it.
     
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    heyo, i may not be the first one to notice this, but is his staff supposed to resemble his transmetal maces or am i stretching it?

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    even the section where the primemasters stand on the staff is where the maces thinned out
     
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    It is
     
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    No and no you're not stretching
     
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    That's the main reason I opened two of mine. So he's a reference to all three of Primal's forms in one figure. I really love the figure. Really fun to see BW at SDCC. Previous Primes2.png Legion1.png
     
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    Pre order is up for the TakaraTomy version of POTP Throne of the Primes under PP-43
     
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    True but that happened the moment we saw the first pics.
     
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    Actually it was a few days after wonderfest that the preorders opened up
     
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    Sell a kidney.

    Jokes aside, while I'm glad that Takara will make this figure easier to obtain, I'm still not hot on the throne being made from cardboard, since it can be easily crushed or creased if one isn't too careful. I can also imagine that putting it in storage or moving house with it will be mindwrecking, since you don't know how gently or roughly the movers will handle the container containing it.
     
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    Takara to the rescue!
     
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    looks so good....better than the primal prime version imo.

    glad i preordered this so i don't have to go nuts about it on monday. i still wish there was a better way to get onyx prime.
     
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    there is no primal prime version, primal prime is the red repaint of optimal optimus
     
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