TG Metroplex, Springer and Blitzwing in hand images!

Discussion in 'Transformers News and Rumors' started by Roadster, Aug 7, 2013.

  1. Roadster

    Roadster Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Aug 15, 2007
    Posts:
    50
    News Credits:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    46
    Likes:
    +1
    Twitter user TF YUKI has tweeted some images of Takara-Tomy Generations Metroplex and Scamper, as well as Springer and Blitzwing.

    Metroplex features two of the red guns. It's unclear though as to whether Metroplex has paint applications or stickers. Chrome piece on Scamper's back seems to be from the Transformers Go! line.

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]
     
    • News Credit News Credit x 1
  2. Alpha Omega Trion Supreme

    Alpha Omega Trion Supreme Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jun 10, 2006
    Posts:
    1,017
    Trophy Points:
    177
    Likes:
    +1
    Ebay:
    The flight deck is white?
     
  3. Sup3hobo

    Sup3hobo Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jan 29, 2008
    Posts:
    2,739
    News Credits:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    166
    Likes:
    +1
    Has takara posted official images of their metroplex yet? If not it's odd because it's due to be released next month.
     
  4. LeoPrime

    LeoPrime Get bad with Cyber-bee!

    Joined:
    May 18, 2007
    Posts:
    693
    Trophy Points:
    111
    Likes:
    +0
    Yeah, this has been known for awhile now, at least since Tokyo Toy Show.

    Springer looks much more vibrant green than the stock photos have indicated. (Which were more olive green) That's good because it does look better, but bad because now he's not different enough for me to want him very much. :lol 
     
  5. Alpha Omega Trion Supreme

    Alpha Omega Trion Supreme Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jun 10, 2006
    Posts:
    1,017
    Trophy Points:
    177
    Likes:
    +1
    Ebay:
    I've been semi-following the available Metroplexes. I was waiting for some more definitive TakaraTomy pics hoping that version would have more paint apps instead of stickers. Still not sure how that particular question sways, but I was always impressed by the tarmac covered flight deck of the Hasbro version which it seems the TakaraTomy version doesn't have. The SDCC versions have the black flight decks, right?
     
  6. Lbsammills51

    Lbsammills51 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Oct 11, 2008
    Posts:
    13,252
    News Credits:
    14
    Trophy Points:
    222
    Likes:
    +36
    Ebay:
    Yup, SDCC has the black flight decks too.
     
  7. Valkysas

    Valkysas Attack Buffalo

    Joined:
    Sep 1, 2003
    Posts:
    20,795
    News Credits:
    19
    Trophy Points:
    306
    Likes:
    +19
    Springer's box says "triple changer! robot to jet to tank!"

    Good job, Takara Tomy.
     
  8. Angelwave

    Angelwave Physical Maintenance.....

    Joined:
    Jan 31, 2007
    Posts:
    6,042
    News Credits:
    3
    Trophy Points:
    176
    Likes:
    +3
    Dat pic with the Generations Book

    :lol  T/T pls
     
  9. bigpink

    bigpink Breastforce

    Joined:
    Dec 28, 2011
    Posts:
    387
    Trophy Points:
    76
    Likes:
    +0
    Ebay:
    These images block all the parts I want to see. Also, does anyone know if the ACG-Con Metroplex is just the SDCC Metroplex or this Metroplex with the same chrome and added parts as the SDCC Metroplex. I like the white flight deck as the original G1 figure was white.
     
  10. Mospeada

    Mospeada Since '84

    Joined:
    Jul 20, 2008
    Posts:
    2,265
    News Credits:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    151
    Likes:
    +2
    I think that's about the best looking Springer toy yet.
     
  11. Loosecannon

    Loosecannon Cos I know I'm right...

    Joined:
    Dec 16, 2002
    Posts:
    2,627
    Trophy Points:
    207
    Likes:
    +12
    Well at least this seems to confirm Scamper...
     
  12. Dolza_Khyron

    Dolza_Khyron Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jul 7, 2002
    Posts:
    19,646
    Trophy Points:
    282
    Likes:
    +16
    ehh, it's kind'a a tank, :lol 

    i do like the white deck.

    however, i still like my original metroplex more.

    it functions better as a transformer.
     
  13. jbot

    jbot Disciple of A3

    Joined:
    Nov 18, 2005
    Posts:
    701
    News Credits:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    147
    Likes:
    +1
    NArrrrrghhh! I wish we'd get some official images of this sucker. I've got very important decisions to make! :) 
     
  14. shadowfall1976

    shadowfall1976 The Alpha and the Optimus

    Joined:
    Apr 26, 2007
    Posts:
    4,468
    Trophy Points:
    172
    Likes:
    +39
    I have the Hasbroplex coming, and I'm more than happy with it, as well as the Blitzwing & Springer. I think the Hasbro versions look much better, and since I paid way less....I'm even happier about them.
     
  15. Starscream Gaga

    Starscream Gaga Protoformed This Way

    Joined:
    May 19, 2011
    Posts:
    7,225
    News Credits:
    14
    Trophy Points:
    197
    Likes:
    +46
    I wish we'd get better picture of the Takara Metroplex. That's the one I'm getting, because I'm sure it'll be better then the Hasbro and will cost the same to me due to the fact that the Hasbro looks like it'll be $180 over here.
     
  16. Tormentor

    Tormentor Scumdog

    Joined:
    Aug 6, 2013
    Posts:
    281
    Trophy Points:
    76
    Likes:
    +0
    Yeah the chrome face didn't persuade me. I got my Blitzing about a month ago from them, incredibly quick shipping. I ordered my Metroplex on Friday and it was suppose to be here today, but it wont arrive until tomorrow now. Just wish they had MP Soundwave on their site.
     
  17. PoweredConvoy

    PoweredConvoy Randy of the Allspark

    Joined:
    Jun 13, 2003
    Posts:
    6,427
    News Credits:
    154
    Trophy Points:
    267
    Likes:
    +160
    I doubt the Takara one has stickers. He definitely has a lot more painted details based on the photos. There's a lot of little things here and there on him.

    Randy
     
  18. axiom

    axiom What the what?!?! Moderator

    Joined:
    Aug 21, 2006
    Posts:
    2,663
    News Credits:
    2
    Trophy Points:
    207
    Location:
    Colorado
    Likes:
    +5
    [​IMG]
     

    Attached Files:

  19. GRAW

    GRAW Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    May 13, 2013
    Posts:
    355
    News Credits:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    107
    Likes:
    +50
    You mean Metroplex from ACG-Con in Hong Kong? It is identical to SDCC Metroplex except those decoys are in gold and silver.
     
  20. Stepper

    Stepper Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Oct 6, 2011
    Posts:
    10,144
    News Credits:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    217
    Likes:
    +5
    SDCC Metroplex is Hasbro version or TakTomy version?
     

Share This Page