TLK: Optimus Voyager FIRST review

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  1. Seth Sunthay

    Seth Sunthay ElusoryMonk

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    I found this new video, idk if anyone posted this before, but looks like the first review for this guy.
     
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  2. axl6533

    axl6533 Anarchy Is Your Freedom

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    Where the hell this kid get him from
     
  3. neevnav

    neevnav The Flying Dutchman

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    That is much better looking then I thought it would be from the pictures. Backpack isn't nearly as imposing. Smaller then I thought it would be though. Also, he said he got it off Amazon, which doesn't make a whole lot of sense.
     
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  4. axl6533

    axl6533 Anarchy Is Your Freedom

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    I just did a quick search didn't find anything on it
     
  5. Seth Sunthay

    Seth Sunthay ElusoryMonk

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    He destroyed a chinese factory.
     
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  6. Robogeek28

    Robogeek28 Who're you calling a geek?

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    Holy crap, the figure isn't horribly designed.:eek: 


    Needs paint of course, but looks great otherwise.
     
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    SPLIT LIP Dry built

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    That transformation is actually pretty cool. It's fairly intricate and intuative, but not too complicated or finnicky looking except maybe the front fenders. (though the reviewer didn't seem to have troubles at all)

    Shit, I might just get this.
     
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    divinecomedy Well-Known Member

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    Looks pretty good actually, but I'll wait till the OS Wei Jiang version.
     
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  9. fathi_haziq

    fathi_haziq Petrolhead

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    The kid got it from Amazon? o_O  This video looks suspicious. I've a feeling Hasbro is behind this. :D 
     
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  10. zachprime86

    zachprime86 Zachimus Prime

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    Looking good ! Much better than the AOE leader.
     
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  11. Yaujta

    Yaujta Not a Bear TFW2005 Supporter

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    Huh. The figure is actually pretty nice! Kind of surprising considering how awful the last movie Leader version was.
    I may pick this up when it eventually gets the inevitable 'dark' version.

    Oh, and yeah, the appearance of this video around the time of the New York show isn't exactly surprising. I do think it's either good 'free advertising', or way too coincidental to not be staged.
     
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  12. Seth Sunthay

    Seth Sunthay ElusoryMonk

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    I actually wait to see the Takara version, i want to see this guy with a better paint, i think he fits really well in voyager scale.
     
  13. Robogeek28

    Robogeek28 Who're you calling a geek?

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    People actually think this is a coincidence? :lol 
     
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    Wei Jiang's paint is even more fantastic than Takara's.
     
  15. Yaujta

    Yaujta Not a Bear TFW2005 Supporter

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    KO's aren't for everyone though.
    I would also like to see Takara's take on this figure. I'll bet they knock the dark version out of the park.
     
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    You know this figure will get repainted at least a dozen times between Hasbro & Takara, look at how many Evasion Ops there are. I'm sure one of the Takara or Platinum paint jobs will nail it!
     
  17. Seth Sunthay

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    Lol yes.
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    geiriko The-Guy-Who-Slept-With-Cade-Yeager's-Daughter

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    Runner up! ;) 
     
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  19. 03Mach1

    03Mach1 Reason Has No Voice

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    I really like the look and transformation of this figure. Dammit. I really wanted to skip TLK toys.

    Sorry wallet.
     
  20. netkid

    netkid Where's my Goddamn shoe!

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    Man, even this kid (yes a kid, not some 20+ year old long-time collector) bashes Hasbro on lack of paint, wrong paint/plastic colors, kibble, and how the AOE leader was based on the concept art and not the final film design. Kid knows his stuff. I guess kids share the same complaints!
     
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