UPDATED: TFU 25th Anniversary Deluxe Figures Released in Singapore (now w/ Cyclonus!)

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  1. solitudinal

    solitudinal /B/anned

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    Am extremely pleased with a highly successful hunt today, the TFU 25th Anniversary Deluxe figures (sans Cyclonus :( ) have been released in Singapore mass retail!!

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    Staaaaaarrrrscreeeeeeaaammmm!

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    I love this guy!

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    Traffic light formation, red-amber-green.

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    Check out Cheetor, he is a Maximal but they gave him an Autobot logo? Lazy much, Hasbro?

    EDIT: I probably should mention I bought these guys from the OG Orchard Road Branch, a departmental store in Singapore. :)  Sorry I threw away my receipt before remembering to take a picture :eek: 


    EDIT 2:
    UPDATE

    Cyclonus spotted! Got him today at a local hobby toyshop in Singapore, this would mean he should hit mass retail in a matter of days. Some pics: :) 

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    Purple love.

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    "Let me out!!"

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    Grrrr.

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    I'm one happy camper this weekend. :) 
     
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  2. lastmaximal

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    not really, more like "avoid brand confusion much." public recall is least risky when limited to two factions, apparently, at least on prominent places like in the TF logo and at the top of the card [you'll note that his front-card name and action-feature/accessory callout has a BW Maximal sigil next to it instead of the Autobot/Decepticon ones the others have].

    i do wish they'd explored more facial expression options. don't get me wrong, i'm glad that dull surprise is gone for now, but instead of dull surprise we now have snarling constipation. screamer could be smirking, cheetor grinning a jaam grin, and hound, well, i dunno, smiling maybe [aside from his team leader stint in the IDW verse, hound never really seemed like the teeth-clenching type].
     
  3. benzo

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    so jealous right now! I really want that Hound!
     
  4. Robogeek28

    Robogeek28 Who're you calling a geek?

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    C'mon Hasbro, release these guys over here already!:lol 
     
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    those look nice in box.

    alongside animated the TF shelves will look more eyecatching than they have for several years.
     
  6. MushroomPrime

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    Man, If I didn't already have a Henkei 'Scream coming, I'd buy the Hasbro version just for the packaging.
     
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    Congrats on the haul. Looking forward to seeing these hit retail State side.
     
  8. Erector

    Erector I ruined the Hall of Fame

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    Awesome stuff :D 
     
  9. solitudinal

    solitudinal /B/anned

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    Thanks guys! :) 
     
  10. ActionMasterZod

    ActionMasterZod Larzzing on twitter!

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    I would love to see the QC on the starscream.
     
  11. solitudinal

    solitudinal /B/anned

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    Kinda reluctant to open them right now as I will be moving (again) in six months where I will settle into a more permanent abode. If I do open him I WILL take pics and let you know. But I think someone else would probably beat me to it by then :) 
     
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    Neat. Hopefully these hit North America soon.
     
  13. Bumblejazz

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    I want Cheetor so bad.
     
  14. T-Logicon

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    I cant imagine the QC being any different than Acid Storm considering he's just a re-paint. I'll be getting Hound so I can get Ravage. Pretty cool that he can fit inside Soundwave. Cheetor is a pass. Never liked any of the Beast Wars stuff.
     
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    The card art has really gotten a lot better
     
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    i wouldnt mind having the starscream, he looks badass in robot mode
     
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    Autovolt 127 Get In The Titan, Prime!

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    i hope canada gets thm really really soon!!!!!!!!!!

    want all but chettor.
     
  18. Sol Fury

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    Starscream's card art is fantastic. Maniacal grins make the world go round!
     
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    Cool. But even if they make it stateside sometime next month, it'll still probably be until January before they show up in Jersey. Oh, well.
     

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