Shout! Factory working on Takara Trilogy DVD set?

Discussion in 'Transformers News and Rumors' started by Ioz, Feb 9, 2011.

  1. Ioz

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    In addition to Beast Wars, it sounds like Shout! Factory may be working on the Takara shows as well.

    From Shout! Factory's Brian Ward twitter account:

    He also says in the Shout! forums in the Transformers Takara Shows thread:
     
  2. SilverOptimus

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    Not enough info to tell if it's a Transformers Japanese show. Could be another series.
     
  3. Rodimus Major

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    If so I'll be pleased.
     
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    That would be awesome!
     
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    I have the region 2 sets already. Unless they are better or have a new, professional English dub, I'll probably pass.
     
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    yes plz kthnx
     
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    If it is in fact the Japanese G1 shows (Headmasters, Masterforce, Victory) I'll definitely be picking those up as well. Especially Headmaster and Masterforce.
     
  9. Tkemert20

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    I wouldn't mind picking up a region 1 set
     
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    I hope it happens. I'd like to upgrade my Transformers Victory set.
     
  12. Robogeek28

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    I'd be all over Headmasters and Victory, Masterforce I'd get just to complete the set.:lol 
     
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    Masterforce is the best one!

    I have the Madman releases. If they actually cleaned up the video and audio, and fixed tracking, it'd be tempting to buy them again.
     
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    Oh HELL yes! I'll take all three series, please. Subs are perfectly fine - I don't want a dub bringing any costs up.
     
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    Still lacking BW2 & BW Neo so I'll help contribute my coins if these gets the approval nods. :p 
     
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    So I've been told but I never liked it. For me Transformers are living robots, not humans driving mecha. Ah well, it's been almost 10 years since I watched it, maybe I'm just misremembering.:lol 
     
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    Would totally buy these if they were made! And while we're on the subject, if they made BW II and BW Neo, I'd pick up both of those too!
     
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    I would be all over any japanese series released on dvd in a region 1 format. In a heartbeat!
     
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    Takara series is a must have if it happens!
     
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    I hope they come with the option of original audio with subs or a better dub. Not that crappy Chinese one. Heck, the voice acting doesn't even need to be good. It just has to be proper in the dialog.
     

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