Two more Botcon '08 Minicons revealed

Discussion in 'Transformers News and Rumors' started by Optimus Prime, Apr 1, 2008.

  1. Optimus Prime

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    Curious *strokes chin*
     
  3. Chris McFeely

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    Shrink ray indeed!
     
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    Seriously hoping "Divebomb" is the Minicon in the Megatron add-on set.
     
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    Heh. Wonder if the 'shrink ray' is actually going to be used in the regular comic and not just the april fools joke? :D 
     
  6. Beastbot X

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    Wow, so they aren't just the Minicons gang-molded with the larger 'bots. Color me impressed-- well, except for Rampage, who from that pic looks exactly like Snarl but without stripes.
     
  7. Hiro Prime

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    And this is why I love FP. That Eagle Mini-con just screamed Divebomb to me when I first saw it. You guys rock for giving us fans such great repaints.
     
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    Glad I'm going to be able to get these guys.
     
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    looks horrible i think?
     
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    Awesome. That's actually what I was hoping for. :rock 
     
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    I want all 5! Then we can kitbash a mini Predaking!
     
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    Not totally unexpected, and certainly welcomed.

    How many mini-cons are actually "confirmed" for this year? 1 on the set, and one each in the add-ons?

    -airfox
     
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    Ha. Those were my two favorite Predacons. Decent Minicons, too.
     
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    there are no other suitable mini-cons for Headstrong and Tantrum. The nearest would be Backstop and the bull from Beast Machines.
     
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    MORE damnit I want all 5 where are headstrong and tantrum? and more preciselty what molds would be worth an Sh!t for them?
     
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    Pathetic!
     
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    I should be more skeptical about these. Can real news actually come on April 1st?
     
  19. Optimus Prime

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    lol, true. But this seller also has Razorclaw, Starscream, and Optimus Prime, so he does have access to Botcon '08 figures. These definitely look legit to me. However, I wish he'd had Megatron, Rodimus, and Sideswipe, darn it. Perhaps those'll show up soon.
     
  20. nkelsch

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    COOL! I know there are a lot of Mini-con collectors out there.

    Too bad they didn't do Rhino and Bull out of the triceratops mold. I think they could have. It would be some minor remolding.
     

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