TakaraTomy USA Edition Onslaught's Siren Works Properly

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  1. PoweredConvoy

    PoweredConvoy Randy of the Allspark

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    Don't know how to embed a video here.

    Randy
     
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  2. netkid

    netkid Where's my Goddamn shoe!

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    Do all the American ones sound that way? My brother thought the Onslaughts electronics were defective, and that's why he's held off buying one so far.
     
  3. llamatron

    llamatron OFFICIAL MMC REP TFW2005 Supporter

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    I gotta admit, Universe Onslaught has (possibly) the worst use of electronics in a TF ever.
     
  4. chuckcjc

    chuckcjc Wheeljack Engineer Corp.

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    Very interesting. Well another win for quality control. (They needed a win after the Thundercracker missle launcher tolerancing error)

    USA-non broken edition.
     
  5. Thundershot

    Thundershot The guy with 28 Sweeps

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    I always thought hitting the button was how to activate Onslaught's car alarm. :D  Yeah, it's messed up...



    Chris
     
  6. SPLIT LIP

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    :lol  At the "car alarm".
     
  7. Chosen

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    Yes. Welcome your brother to... how many months ago since his release? The last half of 2008 is blurring together.

    Although the colors were different, I was nowhere near convinced enough to get the USA Edition Onslaught. And then we get this. Gah!
     
  8. Robogeek28

    Robogeek28 Who're you calling a geek?

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    Does anyone know if the piece behind the leg connects correctly, or does it still not connect and stay like the Hasbro version doesn't.
     
  9. RobotoChan

    RobotoChan Nothing to see here

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    I am not a big fan of electronics in Transformers... mainly due my G1 Galvatron being eaten from the inside by old batteries :( 

    But it is good to see that quality control is actually working. I may have to pick up the henkei version of Onslaught after seeing this.
     
  10. Jarodimus

    Jarodimus the guy with that scan Veteran TFW2005 Supporter

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    I have six words for you:

    "Red Alert. Woo woo woo woo."
     
  11. flamingunicron

    flamingunicron Well-Known Member

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    so how come ALL of the stateside releases fail?
     
  12. panzerjedi

    panzerjedi Well-Known Member

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    Japan always gets nicer things...
     
  13. SMOG

    SMOG Vocab-champion ArgueTitan

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    So basically the difference is that the Japanese edition allows you to hold the button down for a continuous repetition of the "woop" sound?

    I'm not all that big on sound gimmicks anyway, but that kind of sucks. I mean the main thing that bugs me is that you can only make is eyes glow for 1 second.

    Weird that the continuous sound works for the machine gun noises, but not the siren. Is there any way to fix this?

    zmog
     
  14. G1Wheeljack

    G1Wheeljack Well-Known Member

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    Nice, props to you Takara Tomy:thumb 
     
  15. MushroomPrime

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    Now I need a way to fix my Hasbro version...
     
  16. outsider

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    lol.... why oh why is ours broken?
     
  17. dark69

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    i did not know it was that bad lol
     
  18. Bumblethumper

    Bumblethumper old misery guts

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    :lolol  Wish all TFs were non-broken editions. Looking around shops today, the quality control is fucking grim.
     
  19. PoweredConvoy

    PoweredConvoy Randy of the Allspark

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    My Japanese one locks in perfectly. I can't say the same for the Hasbro one.

    Randy
     
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    Beat me to it.
     

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