Tokyo Toy Show 2017 Exclusive Legends Black Convoy

Discussion in 'Transformers News and Rumors' started by Heat Guy, Apr 21, 2017.

  1. IgnikaMarcus

    IgnikaMarcus Well-Known Member

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    No, it's the Diac mold. Standard voyager Optimus head.
     
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    Smitty.1981 Rusting...

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    It could be the SP face on the Diac body, but I doubt it.
     
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    It'll likely be cheaper if you wait for this to pop up on Mandarake.
     
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  4. Primon4723

    Primon4723 Autobot

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    I've just Gasp! :D 
     
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    Personally I think it's just bad scan lines on the image, the lines are too horizontal
     
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    Smitty.1981 Rusting...

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    That makes the most sense. I'm I the only one that remembers the days when scenes like this were "good"?
     
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    Dude I remember watching beast machines season 2 on dial up haha
     
  8. JockerStudio

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    Oh, how much I wish I was wrong, but think about convobat and leoprime, they are obviously keen to use the SP head in the leader's role
     
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    It's diac, the lines you see on the image when zooming in are perfectly horizontal, they are scan lines. The lines on infinitus' face plate are angled. Also the titanmaster itself is diac, look at the head
     
  10. Dev1160

    Dev1160 A.K.A. DevastaTTor

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    Wow, that looks really good!  Hmmmm....  
     
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    Hasbro definitely needs to release a good update to RiD2001 Scourge (Nemesis Prime) that is obtainable for a fair price to their market. They let the club have the RtS deluxe OP repaint, which was STUPID IMO. They could make a Nemesis similar enough to this Takara version with a few minor deco differences and maybe the wings/jet nose from Octone (I assume they would be compatible with the Optimus version of the mold). Bundle it with an Arcee made from a repaint of Chromedome (like the unmade G1 concept), maybe a Steeljaw from Stripes and/or Eject from Rewind and some other fluff (random titanmaster repaints) and you have a decent set for a convention (just as long as there are some extra to go to HTS that last a couple months).

    +-MWG-+
     
  12. Rakzo

    Rakzo Peruvian Transformers Fan

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    Really liking this but I also want Takara to release their own version of G2 Laser Prime.
     
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  13. Soundwinder

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    Except those had been in the works since before Diac was really a thing. Infinitus was their stand-in for an OP head. Now that we have a plain OP head, I don't think we'll be seeing much of that mold.
     
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    Predictable, but welcome.
     
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    marvel b i'm marvel b, and i'll quote everything i like!

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    ah! that explains it. although i'm a bit sad since i still don't have an infinitus yet. (that'll change this summer, though!)
     
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    That looks fricking sweet.

    Too bad I'm broke right now.
     
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  17. DrOblivian

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    ahhh i knew it would happen. That makes the counter for how many times i will own thie mould tic up by 1.

    Octane and Scourge

    If we ever get a Toxitron from this mould ill get that one too.
     
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    Cool and as it\'s painted on the fuel tank it is something one can actually play with - with a bit less feat or ruining the stickers. (if there isn\'t any)
     
  19. Megatronwp38

    Megatronwp38 Nobody defeats the DEVASTATOR!

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    He'll go better with the uw ruination then the deluxe, he's too small.
     
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    Hasbro needs to say if they\'re gonna do this guy, cause if not...I need this.
     
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