the sector seven toys? (spoilers potential)

Discussion in 'Transformers Toy Discussion' started by grimlock321, Jun 28, 2007.

  1. grimlock321

    grimlock321 smashin' bashin' bot

    Joined:
    Dec 16, 2002
    Posts:
    74
    Trophy Points:
    86
    Likes:
    +0
    whats the deal with them. i know theyre target exclusives and theyre repaints of cybertron and energon figures but whats their place in the movie story. i know the real gear are kind of the freaks created by the allspark and human experimenting but how do these other figures fit in. are the more creations of human tampering with the allspark? are they cybertronians investigating earth before the arrival of the four autobots? what are they?
     
  2. j.a.f.o.

    j.a.f.o. Just Looking, Not Buying

    Joined:
    May 22, 2007
    Posts:
    2,043
    Trophy Points:
    237
    Likes:
    +143
    Aren't they the equivalent to the Star Wars expanded universe toys (i.e., no direct involvement/connection to the movie itself)?
     
  3. Feralstorm

    Feralstorm I ship Nick & Judy TFW2005 Supporter

    Joined:
    Jun 26, 2003
    Posts:
    17,335
    News Credits:
    3
    Trophy Points:
    367
    Likes:
    +296
    According to what bios I've seen, they are simply 'Bots and 'Cons undercover as Sector Seven vehicles. but the bios for these Target-exclusive toy don't fit established continuity particularly well.
     
  4. ActionMasterZod

    ActionMasterZod LarzArz on twitter, man.

    Joined:
    May 8, 2007
    Posts:
    2,767
    News Credits:
    10
    Trophy Points:
    207
    Likes:
    +11
    Ebay:
    I don't care if they have a back story or not Im just glad they are putting out all the old molds I missed out on.
     
  5. Abrogate

    Abrogate Nondescript Former Poster

    Joined:
    Apr 19, 2004
    Posts:
    7,087
    News Credits:
    6
    Trophy Points:
    227
    Location:
    SC
    Likes:
    +13
    certainly a first for this franchise :p 
     
  6. Grimlock_13

    Grimlock_13 Rattrap Teabag

    Joined:
    Dec 7, 2002
    Posts:
    23,877
    News Credits:
    2
    Trophy Points:
    362
    Location:
    Boise, ID
    Likes:
    +384
    Yup, they're just extra repaints for Hasbro to cash in on. They definitely got my money, inspite of owning the molds already.
     
  7. Methusalen

    Methusalen Not good enough for G1!

    Joined:
    Jun 28, 2006
    Posts:
    1,813
    News Credits:
    7
    Trophy Points:
    176
    Likes:
    +7
    I bought Hardtop (for the first time) due to the S7 paint scheme... but then again, I've got this thing for Sector Seven... (as in, "they should be stopped")... :D 
     

Share This Page