Takara Tomy TA-25 Sound Blaster

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  1. yuujin-mikeru

    yuujin-mikeru What's a Tu-Ran-Su-Fo-Ma?

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    I was just browsing around and saw these. Pre-orders for Takara Tomy TA-25 TFA - Sound Blaster. Approximate release, June or July.

    Japanese Transformers Animated - TA25 Sound Blaster - Transformers Animated Japanese Figures at BigBadToyStore
    WasabiToys - Product
    TA25 Soundblaster Tomy(TakaraTomy) Transformers
    Japanese Transformers Animated - TA-25 Sound Blaster / Soundblaster - ToyArena.com
    Alpha Prime Toys - Animated: TA25 Soundblaster


    Is this the first character that Takara Tomy will release that is not part of Hasbro's existing and announced Animated line up? Or is a mistake? Or is this something else?
     
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  2. cobra zartan

    cobra zartan Think's He's a Detective.

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    Sounds like electrostatic soundwave
     
  3. SPLIT LIP

    SPLIT LIP Dry built

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    Well, we kinda have a Soundblaster already. Electrostatic Soundwave.
     
  4. lars573

    lars573 Well-Known Member

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    Look at the price. It's the activator Soundwave.
     
  5. Pravus Prime

    Pravus Prime Sorcerer

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    It's clearly the Activator class. The question is will it be an Activator Soundwave or a redeco as Sound Blaster?
     
  6. [Wing_Saber-X]

    [Wing_Saber-X] FIGHT!

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    Activators are neat..:D 
     
  7. RobotoChan

    RobotoChan Nothing to see here

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    Eugh, Activators... pass.
     
  8. Crimson Primus

    Crimson Primus Deceptinut

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    Why is the picture of Activators Bumblebee.
     
  9. Insecticons

    Insecticons The different Kitbasher

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    ....But thats Bumblebees shilouette .
     
  10. brr-icy

    brr-icy G1 Collector

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  11. *Soundwave*

    *Soundwave* Derp

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    yea...wtf?
     
  12. MC.Paddington1

    MC.Paddington1 Well-Known Member

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    I think it's Electrostatic Soundwave. Wasn't the original Soundblaster made when Soundwave was rebuilt in some Japanese '80s TF show? Maybe they just called him that to keep the Soundblaster thing going, instead of just adding a prefix to the name.
     
  13. MC.Paddington1

    MC.Paddington1 Well-Known Member

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    I thought that too.
     
  14. PoweredConvoy

    PoweredConvoy Randy of the Allspark

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    This was known since we first got the second batch of listings for Takara's Animated.

    I imagine it's the Activator just in black.

    Randy
     
  15. cobra zartan

    cobra zartan Think's He's a Detective.

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    Dear god I don't know how I missed that.
     

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