Power of the Primes (PotP) Appreciation Thread

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  1. Antz

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    Stickers aside, this is shaping up to be another banner line.

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  2. RazorclawX

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    Starscream's head is a socket on a ball joint neck. I didn't measure it while I had it off, but it appeared to be the same size as Cyclonus, so I'd say around 4-5mm ball (definitely a size bigger than the Titan Master ball).
     
  3. Edwardmus Prime

    Edwardmus Prime Righteous Defender of Ed-Land

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    Okay, thanks. Kind of figured that it wouldn't be Titan Master compatible.

    Now to find out if there any known female bot heads around that socket size?
     
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    The symbol on mine is like that. I think this is the nicest Beachcomber ever. It's just too cool.
     
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    Loooook aaaat iiiit. Is it not magnificent?
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    Mine is even, but the left half looks like it needs a second coat. It's about half transparent. Still, he is awesome!
     
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  7. Rodimus Prime

    Rodimus Prime Sola Gratia, Sola Fide TFW2005 Supporter

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    Yeah, I don't know how it made it past quality assurance.
     
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    Used a coupon to get PotP Starscream for what I think he's worth, but now I've screwed myself. I had planned to hold out for a Thundercracker but now I've fallen afoul of The Curse of the Seekers. I can't pass up on a Gestalt Thundercracker if one becomes available but now I'll have to get Skywarp if they make one as well. :banghead:  Anyway I'm happier with him than I expected. I can deal with his Bot mode proportions, he makes a good torso though his jet mode is pretty silly looking. I call this guy Jetlag. Damn, I really want the regular G1 Jets in CW form. [​IMG]FAA who? by DesertDog76, on Flickr
     
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  9. Latooni

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    Ah, thank you. : D
     
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    Picked up these two today. Seaspray i got on clearance from target for $3 they didn't have any of the dinobots, unfortunately.
     
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  12. Arduous

    Arduous Megatron Rules All TFW2005 Supporter

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  13. smf2045

    smf2045 Aficionado of Combiners

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    Volcanicus is welcomed into the ranks of the Autobot combiners by Superion! Fist bump!

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  14. Arduous

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  15. Yaujta

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    Still loathe the combining concept, but the painted hands and feet really do help a lot. More cohesion and overall strength.
    Well done!
     
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    Here you go , “Magnus Prime”. 593A98A1-4E96-4616-823B-F5124E6845DB.jpeg 46E65B59-C192-44DB-B355-F2813B5ED125.jpeg the truth behind the matrix and design :eek: 
     
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    No luck with finding OP, and I skipped Rodimus (geezus Target, did ya only open one case?). And I possibly unwisely put Grimlock down: because I had Amazon credit to spend, only to find the price on Amazon jumping 5 bucks and the sole Grimlock on shelves disappear overnight.

    On the positive end, I did score Windcharger and Beachcomber and both very clean in the QC dept. And a Slash, at retail price, on Amazon.
    The Legends class is really nailing it this time around. So much so that they feel more like another wave of TR than the beginning of a new line. I say this as someone who rarely bought the size class ever before in my decade of collecting.
     
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    Me Grimlock need more sharkticons.
     

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