TFW Generations Blitzwing Gallery

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  1. Sol Fury

    Sol Fury The British Butcher Administrator News Staff

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    The next new Transformers toy to get featured in our galleries is the hot new Decepticon addition to the Generations line, Blitzwing! Blitzwing has been in demand ever since the first assortment of Transformers Classics toys gave us an Astrotrain in 2006, a demand that only increased with the addition of Octane to the Universe line in 2008. It's been a long time coming, but Blitzwing has finally arrived in the Classics line.

    Blitzwing is a Voyager class toy, and he feels nice and substantial. He has plenty of articulation and nice big feet which take his weight really well. The shoulders are a bit awkward out of the box - they pop out very easily - though there are ways to modify them for a better fit; check out one such modification in our Radicons Customs section here. Blitzwing features both his alternate modes, jet and tank, and they do a good job of being distinct from each other thanks to some rather clever tricks. In a homage to the Transformers Animated Blitzwing, Generations Blitzwing sports the three different faces of that character, an excellent and fun touch.

    Overall Blitzwing is a great toy. The shoulders are the weakest point about him, along with some of the more rubbery parts, but I would invite you to look past that and see just how much of a masterwork this new, definitive version of Blitzwing really is.

    Open the link to view our gallery:

    Transformers Generations Blitzwing Gallery


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    Blitzwing Robot Mode "Classic" style face

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    Blitzwing Robot Mode "Icy / Calculating" face

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    Blitzwing Robot Mode "Crazy" face

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    Blitzwing Tank Mode

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    Blitzwing Jet Mode

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    In jet mode, you can even open Blitzwing's cockpit

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    Blitzwing with Reveal the Shield Lugnut

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    The Classics Decepticon Triple Changers, together at last!
     
  2. SPLIT LIP

    SPLIT LIP Dry built

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    Sweet gallery of a sweet figure. The front page thumbnail is wicked. :D 
     
  3. Broken Forge

    Broken Forge Formerly Neo Vox

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    I love it.
     
  4. knightmare6

    knightmare6 Reflector In Disguise

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    Cannot wait to find this figure!
     
  5. deliciouspeter

    deliciouspeter Back in Black TFW2005 Supporter

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    A great figure, it has some issues, but none are a deal breaker. Being sold with Springer may have hurt his overall impact (Springer is incredible!)
     
  6. Arbiter

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    been waiting for them to release Blitzwing for so long, the Many-faces thing is a surprised but so far this toy looks awesome. Wish they would do Sixshot and the rest of the autobot triple changers, really want them to do a new toy of Broadside.
     
  7. planetjacker

    planetjacker Critters burn real good. TFW2005 Supporter

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    I was on the fence about Blitzwing but the Animated reference pushed it over for me. He will be purchased the instant I see him. He looks great next to Lugnut.
     
  8. QLRformer

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    Perhaps the most awesome and accurate toy of Blitzwing there will ever be. I want one.
     
  9. YoungPrime

    YoungPrime Well-Known Member

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    Love seeing all 3 G1 figures together like that...

    I'll be able to do the same shortly.
     
  10. neeral36

    neeral36 The Lost Wrecker

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    That poor G1 Blitzwing has had a rough life
     
  11. Starfire22

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    Very cool pictures! Well done. :D 
     
  12. Lord N

    Lord N Lord of the Decepticons

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    I like the 3 faces feature he look pretty cool will buy
     
  13. Noideaforaname

    Noideaforaname Pico, let's go up to Zuma

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    I'd like to see other Generations figures take certain aspects of their non-G1 counterparts, like a Shockwave that can also turn into Longarm.
     
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    iacon45 Missing: One Custom Title

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    Soon as I can find one, he's going on display next to my RTS Lugnut.
     
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    like thumbnail picture looks like this one his jet modfe looks like animate dstarscream

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  16. JDK

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    Man, the right angle makes that jack-o-lantern face look awesome.
     
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    such an awesome fig. looking forward to metroplex also!
     
  18. Jazz 4

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    lol I was thinking the same thing...at least its not broken though.

    hey to the person with the grandfather blitzwing! there is a store up in Cleveland heights Ohio that has a perfect condition blitzwing for sale. along that fact they have alot of generation one and 2 figures. some of which are in the box!
     
  19. Snake_eyes1975

    Snake_eyes1975 Peace through Tyranny!!

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    AWESOME pics...

    Im in love with this one...They knocked it out of the park, besides the shoulder issue, but its not really a big deal now.

    My Fav TF right now outside of Alts and MPs.
     
  20. Sol Fury

    Sol Fury The British Butcher Administrator News Staff

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    It's my original from childhood, I've had it since I was six or something. He's been well loved in the intervening years I assure you :) 

    Thanks for the tip on a new one, it's just a bit far for me to go though!
     

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