TAKARA TG Skywarp and Blaster in box images.

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  1. GaussGunner

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    PoweredConvoy Randy of the Allspark

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  3. Sol Fury

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    Either Blaster has a small box or Skywarp has a huge card. I thought the cards for the Deluxes were only marginally taller than the Voyager boxes.
     
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    I really hope that Skywarp gets a Hasbro release in the U.S. Not only would it be cheaper, but it would match the rest of my Hasbro FoC figures in that it wouldn't have the metallic sheen. Don't get me wrong...I love the look of the Takara figures, but I can't afford $30-$60 a figure from a Generations line...
     
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    I'm glad I have Skywarp on preorder from BBTS, especially if this will be the only way I can get him.
     
  6. jametron

    jametron Release the Kraken!!!!!!!

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    Wow yeah, I was just thinking the same thing! And looking at Blaster in comparison to his box, the box doesn't look any smaller than usual... judgeing by the umpteen hundred FOC Soundwaves I've seen. Again, comparing Skywarp's card to the actual figure... I don't know, I'm not quite as certain it's not bigger then normal. Hmm
     
  7. Constructor

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    I'm just gonna repaint a Thundercracker
    to get my Skywarp. Good thing I recently
    bought jars of glossy black and mettalic purple!
     
  8. GAUGE

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    Nope, it's the correct size. I'm staring at a Deluxe FoC Kickback card and a Voyager Springer box side-by-side
     
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    nice! both are so bought! XD
     
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    So do we have an expected release date for Skywarp yet?
     
  11. Starscream Gaga

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    Skywarp looks amazing. Please don't screw me over this time and not fulfil my preorder again, HLJ, please.
     
  12. PoweredConvoy

    PoweredConvoy Randy of the Allspark

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    The end of next week.

    Randy
     
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    Can't wait to get both of these figures.
     
  14. Doug

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    Don't need Blaster, but I would like to have Skywarp.
     
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    I'm more interested in Blaster than Skywarp. My old CHUG Slywarp is still enough for me while I don't have a version of Blaster in my collection.
     
  16. Niv3k

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    Skywarp looks cool I might get him at one point.
     
  17. jru42287

    jru42287 Where are my testicles, Summer?

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    Ugh, that moment when you wonder if you should just bite the bullet and order Takara's FoC Skywarp, or wait and see what Hasbro decides to do. Although, if the past is any indication, Hasbro has some sort of long-standing grudge against the guy since his MP didn't do so hot...

    Never mind the idea right now that, if I order him from Takara, his paint job will be spectacular compared to Starscream and Thundercracker's...
     
  18. optimus124

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    I think it looks great, but it doesn't scream Skywarp.
     
  19. Metroplex79

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    I thought Skywarp is supposed to be black with purple highlights, this version is purple and gray....is he mis-named Slipstream?
     
  20. slugslinger2004

    slugslinger2004 TFW2005 Supporter

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    I canceled my Skywarp preorder a while ago. The light purple (lavender?) just makes it look too much like a genericon and not Skywarp.

    *Patiently awaits Ratbat pics*
     

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