TF-1.com - Brawn/Bumblebee Hybrid! Windy as KITT!

Discussion in 'Transformers Toy Discussion' started by Maz, Dec 3, 2006.

  1. Maz

    Maz Square One TFW2005 Supporter

    Joined:
    Sep 2, 2002
    Posts:
    15,144
    News Credits:
    24
    Trophy Points:
    397
    Location:
    Reykjavik, Iceland
    Likes:
    +27,703
    Ebay:
    Facebook:
    Twitter:
    Google+:
    Instagram:
    Flickr:
    YouTube:
    Tumblr:
    Hey guys,

    I've uploaded an article about the 12 Charger (Windcharger) and 15 Gong (Brawn) model kit released by Takara and Seven in Japan back in the 80s.

    The kit features Windcharger in black and red looking an awful lot like KITT from Knight Rider and even more crazy, a black/red Brawn that transforms like Bumblebee with a Bumblebee head!

    http://www.tf-1.com/articles/jtf_frame.php?art=windbrawnkit

    The article is about the second release of the set. The first set had inverse colours. I've seen the pics floating around before and hope someone can post them up in the thread.

    All the best
    Maz
     
  2. WhiteMocha

    WhiteMocha TFW2005 Supporter

    Joined:
    Aug 1, 2006
    Posts:
    7,906
    Trophy Points:
    297
    Location:
    San Francisco
    Likes:
    +242
    That is SO COOL. And so.... weird. Seeing Brawn's body with Bumblebee's transformation and head..... it's like waking up one morning to find that your dog and cat have switched colors. Or something. Anyhow, super cool.

    That black and red Windcharger is awesome, too. The red "eye" and the longer back end on the car REALLY make it look like KITT.

    Man, you always post the neatest stuff, but it is painful too because most of us is stuff that us mere mortal collectors will never possess. :) 
     
  3. Grimlock_13

    Grimlock_13 Rattrap Teabag

    Joined:
    Dec 7, 2002
    Posts:
    23,916
    News Credits:
    2
    Trophy Points:
    362
    Location:
    Boise, ID
    Likes:
    +436
    Wow, that Brawn is really cool!

    Great article as always!
     
  4. Insane Galvatron

    Insane Galvatron is not insane. Really!

    Joined:
    Nov 26, 2002
    Posts:
    15,706
    News Credits:
    8
    Trophy Points:
    317
    Likes:
    +121
    Those are cool!
     
  5. Triggerhappy

    Triggerhappy Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jul 4, 2002
    Posts:
    1,755
    News Credits:
    2
    Trophy Points:
    182
    Likes:
    +28
    wow..
    That was such a surpise : D

    bring him back.. i like it!
     
  6. Triggerhappy

    Triggerhappy Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jul 4, 2002
    Posts:
    1,755
    News Credits:
    2
    Trophy Points:
    182
    Likes:
    +28
    wow..
    That was such a surpise : D

    bring him back.. i like it!
     
  7. Master Megatron

    Master Megatron Action Bastard

    Joined:
    Jan 14, 2006
    Posts:
    1,261
    Trophy Points:
    161
    Likes:
    +0
    Wow.. I never knew those existed! :D  Awesome article as always!
     
  8. Gears

    Gears buh-buh-body ya Veteran

    Joined:
    Dec 19, 2004
    Posts:
    24,589
    News Credits:
    12
    Trophy Points:
    322
    Likes:
    +12
    Ebay:
    That was a great read.:thumb  I want that Brawnbulbee.
     
  9. artiepants

    artiepants Just over here punching Unicron.

    Joined:
    Jul 2, 2002
    Posts:
    16,609
    News Credits:
    12
    Trophy Points:
    337
    Location:
    Seattle
    Likes:
    +683
    that is some weird, wild stuff right their.

    Brawnblebee? Bumblebrawn?
     
  10. Backscatter

    Backscatter Autobot Brainmaster TFW2005 Supporter

    Joined:
    Mar 24, 2003
    Posts:
    6,774
    News Credits:
    3
    Trophy Points:
    241
    Likes:
    +6
    Oh Snap! I wish I had those.
     
  11. Katamari Prime

    Katamari Prime Hassan Chop! TFW2005 Supporter

    Joined:
    Nov 28, 2006
    Posts:
    7,233
    Trophy Points:
    262
    Likes:
    +9
    Now, why couldn't we get those as kids? Great article Maz.
     

Share This Page