Transformers Animated DVD To Be Released in Japan with Golden Optimus Prime Campaign

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  1. Masabon

    Masabon Well-Known Member

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    A DVD notice of ANIMATED was announced.
    There is an interlocking movement campaign with a toy and the DVD.
    A campaign item is golden optimus prime.This is 1,000-limited.

    ?????????? ????????DVD????????????????

    1-4 episodes are recorded in the DVD. The price is 3,129 yen. It releases it on August 6. A card sticks with a first time privilege.
     

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  2. Xabungle

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    I'll be pissed if Japan gets season 3 before the US.
     
  3. salmonman78

    salmonman78 Mordin, my hero

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    Why does something just not feel right about this?
     
  4. Megablah

    Megablah Likes Universe Galvatron Veteran

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    Do you need to buy all three items and then send something in for the golden Optimus? Or does each item have a chance to win one? I'm curious how it works.
     
  5. Powersa

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    Very tempting
     
  6. DrillBIT

    DrillBIT Silver Wolf

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    Between 8/31 ~ 9/30
    send in
    A) 1 barcode (cut out) from one of the Animated Toy box (or 4 barcodes from EZ collection toys vol.3 and 4)
    B) 5 Sega cards (they won't return your cards)
    C) The stamp (cut out) from the booklet inside the TFA DVD case

    Stick A) and C) on the envelope with B) inside. Supply your name, age, gender, grade, and phone number. Send it to the address printed on that page to get a CHANCE to win 1 of 1000 GOLD Optimus Prime (Pu-pu) figure.
     
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  7. UltraPrimal

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    Where can I pre-order?!!?
     
  8. E. C. R. Former

    E. C. R. Former Is probably insane...

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    With the way things are going, the Japanese DVDs might be the only way we get season three on DVD.
     
  9. DrillBIT

    DrillBIT Silver Wolf

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  10. grimlock1972

    grimlock1972 "No Mas" My Wallet

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    and the TFA super fans need new pants. seriously its cool though unless i won one in a contest id not try to get one. Lucky Draws don't do much for me, id enter for a chance if it was in The USA and international mail wasn't required.
     
  11. Bot Marley

    Bot Marley Spider-Ham's biggest fan!

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    You make it sound so easy :p 
     
  12. ComicGuy89

    ComicGuy89 Well-Known Member

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    Wow, look at all that shiny gold...
     
  13. Valkysas

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    anyone else see the topic title, rush in, and then frown furiously?

    I mean, it's cool, but...

    EDIT: yay topic title fixed.
     
  14. UltraPrimal

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    Man, I really wish they had announced this earlier before I threw out all my Animated boxes from Wave 1. I had like 8 different barcodes!

    On a side note, I can see why Takara/Tomy is running all of these campaigns recently (along with the EZ Transformers giveaways). Animated is not doing very well in Japan and the stores that aren't running these gimmick promotions are stuck with these shelf-warmers.
     
  16. Valkysas

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    I'm not surprised animated isnt doing well in japan. TF over there has always been largely collector-supported, and most collectors already imported them long ago.
     
  17. Gaokaiser

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    I hear Japanese Animated toys are sell well(Especially, Optimus).
    And, "lucky draw campaigns"-like thing is a favorite ploy of Takaratomy! :D 
     
  18. ILoveDinobot

    ILoveDinobot Arise Rodimus Prime

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    Are they releasing DVDs with original english language as an option. I want season 3, so I am just wondering if anyone knew.
     
  19. Thundershot

    Thundershot The guy with 28 Sweeps

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    Wow. I feel bad for Animated completists...
     
  20. tartarprimus

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    looks cool mite preorder him
     

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