Toshiba Exclusive Red Movie Starscream

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  1. Pimpimus Prime

    Pimpimus Prime (┌∩┐(◣_◢)┌∩┐) TFW2005 Supporter

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    I was reading the news on AV Watch this morning and came across a picture of a red movie Starscream. Toshiba was launching their new HD DVD recorder and had the toy on display to help promote the movie. I translated it using Excite and it sounds like the toy will be given to people that buy the recorder.

    http://www.watch.impress.co.jp/av/docs/20071031/toshiba1.htm

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  2. Pimpimus Prime

    Pimpimus Prime (┌∩┐(◣_◢)┌∩┐) TFW2005 Supporter

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    The Toshiba RD-A301 is expected to cost about 100,000 Yen ($868US) so this will not be a cheap exclusive.
     
  3. Dirge121

    Dirge121 Eat the chikums

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    WTF? :lol 
    We get MP Greenscream, no Movie Pink-scream?

    I want it, seriously. But not $8-900 worth.
     
  4. Fort Max

    Fort Max Too many is never enough. Veteran

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    Ebay peeps will be buying a transformer and getting a free Toshiba HD whatever recorder. :lolol 
     
  5. shockwave2005

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    hmmmm....pink
     
  6. Rewind

    Rewind Be Kind TFW2005 Supporter

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    Wow....just....ick.
     
  7. antapp

    antapp Well-Known Member

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    Looks like an uncooked chicken from the supermarket.......
     
  8. Sol Fury

    Sol Fury The British Butcher Administrator News Staff

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    It's very red. Not a bad idea, but it could have used some more gold and black to break up the red.
     
  9. Might Gaine

    Might Gaine The Devil Express

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    The text in the picture calls him Starscream Vardia Red Model. (Vardia is the name of Toshiba's HD-DVD player(s).)
     
  10. Batman

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    I don't know why, but I really like the look of that. I do need an HD DVD player.................
     
  11. Op_Prime

    Op_Prime One With The Matrix TFW2005 Supporter

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    I don't think I'll be getting him, though amusingly, the first thought that came to my mind when I saw it was "Fire Bomber!". Macross fans will get what I mean.
     
  12. Tman978

    Tman978 Really CHILL!

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    Finally. An exclusive I dont care about
     
  13. shibamura_prime

    shibamura_prime Jumpin' Jellyfish! Super Mod

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    Wow. Good thing I don't want that guy. Good luck to anyone that does. ^_^
     
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    I'm happy for anyone who gets Pink Screamer, I'll never own one nor do I care. HD players are cheaper too.
     
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    Uh...Yuck!
     
  16. matrix

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    For what ever reason I really like those colors on him. But not $800 bucks worth.
     
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    Will this be avialable in the states?
     
  18. Blaster_Prime

    Blaster_Prime drank the last beer

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    sure is an ugly looking thing...
     
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    Horrifying.
     
  20. Optimus Prime

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    It's going to suck for the hardcore completists if they want one of these. I'm not a fan of the coloring on this one, quite frankly it looks awful. If it were dark red instead of pink, then it would be cool.
     

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