Transformers Henkei Hound w/Ravage

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  1. heshanj

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    hey guys..
    just got this fella today n thought i'd share him with u.. Henkei Hound with Ravage! i dont have the hasbro one to compare with, unfortunately, but i gotta say im glad i waited for the henkei version.. it totally kicks ass
    (if a feedback thread for henkei hound exists, please merge it)

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    alt mode - i love this mode..really great.. the chrome is SO well applied.. just makes it much better than the hasbro one.. thank god the weapon is not chromed though.. thats wat make the other 2.0 henkeis not so cool, imo
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    with ravage
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    and robot mode - wonderful transformation, really well thought out.. my favorite universe figure, easily..
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    yeah, thats it.. awesome figure, great in both modes.. brilliant transformation process, and a great henkei paint job.. must buy!

    EDIT: additional photos of ravage, compared with reissue ravage
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  2. Dupree

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    he looks great! thanks for the pics and enjoy your new fig!
     
  3. Skywave

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    Can't wait to receive mine, look very nice! But something I've been wondering for a while is if Ravage is all black, or if his legs are a dark metalic colors? I can't really see it in the pics.
     
  4. TCracker

    TCracker おもちゃは今とても暑いです

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    Oh How I hate you, I cant even find TFU Hound here. *shakes fists*
     
  5. heshanj

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    skywave, ur right.. ravage is black, but the legs have this little metallic grey plate.. hope u can see it from this photo:

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    also added a couple of comparison pics with reissue ravage in my first post
     
  6. heshanj

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    lol.... i couldnt find TFU hound either. was lucky enough to find this though.. i recommend this over TFU hound though.. patience will reward u :D 
     
  7. Optimus Scourge

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    I like it, thanks for the review, but that stripe is too bright yellow for me.

    I'll wait for the reprolabels set.
     
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    Awesome photos, thanks! I can't wait for mine to cross the Pacific.
     
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    Thanks for the review. But damn, I've been awaiting comparison pics to the universe version. Hopefully soon!
     
  10. Feralstorm

    Feralstorm I ship Nick & Judy TFW2005 Supporter

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    Does the manga actually have Hound and Cheetor together?

    Looks like a good one, though I am quite satisfied with Universe Hound.
     
  11. Bionic Commando

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    The vehicle mode looks so much better than my Hasbro version.I still don't understand why Hasbro didn't give us the original U.S. G1 colors.With their
    25th Anniversary G.I. Joe line they stayed true to the original classic colors and look and thats what the collectors loved they should have done the same with Transformers Classics/Universe
     
  12. heshanj

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    yup it does
     
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    Mine went into my Pile of Loot at BBTS last night, now if only other stuff I've ordered would come in so I could get this bad boy shipped out.:lol 
     
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    Gotta give props to this Henkei release, I actually like the chrome apps. :O The hood stripe is sooo vibrant though...dunno if it does it for me. Gonna have to look at one in person sometime.
     
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    the gunmetal chrome and metallic paint do look better than silver mirror chrome, that works on some figures but not on others, hound is one of my fave Tf released in a very long time.

    its a toy like this by which i judge others, last years movie toys are looking so bad right now.
     
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    I like everything except the yellow. I might get this one.
     
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    heshanj, how are the hip joints on this guy? Loose?
     
  18. heshanj

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    im gonna say perfect.. not loose, not too tight..
     
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    Does the Henkei release suffer from sticky paint?
     
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    This is the version for me.
     

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