ROTF Buster Jetpower OP 2pack returns in december under the DOTM label

Discussion in 'Transformers News and Rumors' started by Cheem The Rup, Oct 21, 2011.

  1. Cheem The Rup

    Cheem The Rup Well-Known Member

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  2. Timesynch

    Timesynch Go For Broke! TFW2005 Supporter

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    Whoa, is this for real? An affordable Buster Prime with DOTM ab molding, shiny chrome, and white flame pinstriping? And Jetfire? Both of whom I missed out on the first time around? HELLS YES.
     
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    no dotm ab molding......
     
  4. Cheem The Rup

    Cheem The Rup Well-Known Member

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    this :)  It seems a simple repackaging... good anyway for those that missed it at the time..
     
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    Curiously, I see parts of the abs and waist in gray molding in some of the product shots? Or is that an add-on piece from Jetfire's combined transformation? (I never owned either mold so I can't tell.) Maybe they'll replace those pieces in the final (re-) release? Here's to hoping, but it's not a deal-breaker. And definitely a nice surprise for those of us (like me) who missed these guys during the first go! Now I'm debating whether to pick this up or the upcoming Stryker Optimus Prime! Thinking more on it, I already have DMK Prime (haven't opened the box and put him together yet) and he's the definitive Movie Prime, IMHO, so I'll probably keep Buster Prime (and Jetfire) looking pretty in alt mode. =)

    Really glad I resisted evilBay prices for the ROTF two-pack; patience does pay off!
     
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    Nice! I don't like 99% of the movie designs, but that Buster Prime is a damn work of art and I've been wanting it ever since ROTF.
     
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    Is this for real?
     
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  9. wildfly

    wildfly Right notes. Wrong order.

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    ..and i just bought the face plate version of Buster Prime like 10 days ago.
     
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    Just like in the movie!!!!!!
     
  11. Stepper

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    Is about time,this piece come out,so those of you whom have missed it may get it but is this news for real by robotkingdom,anyone to verify this news?
     
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    Love faceplate Busterprime - this is my favourite version and any re-release of this can only be good :) 
     
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    So this news is true? If yes,confirm will get this set.
     
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    I wonder what the BBTS mark-up price will be? Over $200, I'll bet. Still beats paying over $400 or something ridiculous from eBay.
     
  15. Stepper

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    Just seen the BBTS website,looks like they have not start their PO yet for this piece?
     
  16. Cheem The Rup

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    why shouldn't be true ? Robotkingdom is one of the most reliable tf sellers...
     
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    Oic,that's good news man & am glad that they reissue this piece.
     
  18. wildfly

    wildfly Right notes. Wrong order.

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    Since they apparently went to the trouble of designing a new box, i'm wondering if there are going to be deco changes?
     
  19. Thenames9

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    Will this have a US/UK release, or is it Japanese/Australia exclusive like the previous 2-pack.
     
  20. Barricade24

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    That's cool news! But I already have the two pack. It's great for anyone who missed out on it though.
     

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