So, what surprised your the most from SDCC?

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So, what surprised your the most from SDCC?

  1. DOTM Toys

    15.1%
  2. Prime Toys

    60.4%
  3. CHUG Toys

    3.8%
  4. Nothing

    28.3%
Multiple votes are allowed.
  1. rxlthunder

    rxlthunder Banned

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    I was just wondering, what toy lines really surprised you guys the most from what was shown at SDCC

    You can choose from:
    - DOTM
    - Prime
    - Chug
    - Or none

    Just to start, I went with DOTM and Prime
     
  2. Wheeljack_Prime

    Wheeljack_Prime Don't eat me

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    I was most surprised by the fact that Skyquake's getting a voyager. I wasn't sure his screentime justified him getting one at that class.
     
  3. Matty

    Matty @StayingInTheBox Moderator News Staff

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    I voted nothing. Yes it was great to finally see a majority of the Prime toys, but it didn't surprise me. I guess if I was surprised by anything it was the LACK of DOTM toys, namely leader class figures. All and all it was a disappointing year for new reveals both at Botcon and SDCC. I remember the past two years those conventions just being mind blowing.
     
  4. theestampede

    theestampede Wandering Artist

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    I didn't expect to see prime stuff at all. Very satisfied with the stuff we got to see.
     
  5. changepas39

    changepas39 Well-Known Member

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    Love the Prime toys!
     
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    Lack of new product, so I voted nothing.
     
  7. Kaymac

    Kaymac I'M REALLY FEELIN' IT!

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    Prime toys. Classics was nothing we didn't expect, and DOTM I just didn't care about.
     
  8. fabexmax

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    Prime toys stole the TF section of the show. I honestly think NO ONE expected them to be that good.
     
  9. Lt. Faceless

    Lt. Faceless I'm a puppet

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    The fact i was able to get Zarana for cost.Nothing transformers really made me say wow.
     
  10. Waverider

    Waverider Supreme Dude TFW2005 Supporter

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  11. Boy Blunder

    Boy Blunder Hasbrown'd

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    Apparently, you didn't go to SDCC's panel last year.

    There weren't any reveals.
     
  12. The_Black_Sheep

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    Exactly! There were a grand total of 2 brand-new Classics-verse figures announced. What happened to Orion Pax based on Kup? Ratbat based on Scourge? Reflector based on Percpetor? Another Seeker-repaint called Frostbite? *sigh*

    So what suprised me the most from SDCC this year? It would have to be all the upcoming MOTUC figures announced during Matty's Panel. Better start saving up some money... :lol 
     
  13. Backscatter

    Backscatter Autobot Brainmaster TFW2005 Supporter

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    I couldn't make it to SDCC but I'm suprised and sad at how often it takes TFW2005 down.
     
  14. ShyGuy

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    I wasn't particularly surprised, but I was happy to see all the Prime toys. There wasn't a single one I didn't like and I'm really looking forward to all of them.
     
  15. UnicronFTW

    UnicronFTW Don't blink.

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    All the prime reveals really caught me (pleasantly) off guard.
     
  16. rxlthunder

    rxlthunder Banned

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    Just placed it in as a joke.
     
  17. Anguirus

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    I'm happily surprised that they are continuing Generations. They said as much, but we know that they want to do it...it's gratifying that they are continuing to sell the line to retailers.

    Oh boo hoo they don't have a new mold for us yet, or the retool you wanted. But if they make the line an ongoing concern, you're more likely to get your favored toy in the end.

    I think nearly everyone was surprised by the quality of the Prime toys, though character choice was hardly surprising.
     
  18. Ribieconvoy

    Ribieconvoy It's pronounced "ribby"

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    Prime toys. So much love. And it looks like after the first wave they just get better. I can't believe how accurate Skyquake is. Or that he got a toy at all for that matter. I wish Ratchet's toy would be Voyager sized now.
     
  19. Wheeljack_Prime

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    Well, we so far have three characters already that have both a deluxe and a voyager, who's to say there won't be a fourth?
     
  20. starscream-99

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    Nothing really. It was nice to see the Prime toys but we saw sketches at Botcon. It was nice to see Knock Out and Skyquake though.
     

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