War for Cybertron (2019) Speculation thread

Discussion in 'Transformers Toy Discussion' started by Spiderus Prime, Feb 17, 2018.

  1. Blackout32

    Blackout32 Vinnie Paul Abbott = we miss you

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    With that picture of red alert hes pretty much sideswipe but still is a buy it now. I'm really excited about Mirage for sure. I really wanna see more Omega Supreme,......please john warden don't make me wait any longer.
     
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    I wake up to find out about Barricade. I was not expecting that. Also, we have definitive confirmation that Impactor and Mirage are not a two pack.

    So assuming that the leak about the numbers was right (and it was right about everything else, so I've got little reason to doubt it), and we now know the full Deluxe line up...what does this mean for Wheeljack? WAs he really just a near random character instered into a background shot? I suppose he lost the vote so it's kind of appropriate he doesn't get a toy in this line. I'm holding onto some hope that a deluxe Wheeljack will show up somewhere, somehow!

    So the only mysteries left are the wave 4 - and possibly some wave 3 - Battlemasters and Micromasters, the other Leader Class figure, and whatever other 'exclusives' might be released.

    I realise I'm pinning a lot of hope on those exclusives. I'm going to have to make some serious peace with myself if we don't get Skywarp, Wheeljack, Sunstreaker, Bluestreak, and Bumblebee. They feel like such essential characters , as far as the narrative that's been set up. That said, I'm delighted with the left field choices like the Weaponisers and Barricade. All in all, it's a very strong line up and I'm looking forward to getting the Voyagers and Delxues (hopefully) next month.

    Edited to add an updated spec list...

    Battlemasters (4 waves 10 char)
    Wave 1: Firedrive, Lionizer, Blowpipe
    Wave 2: Caliburst, Aimless, Pteraxadon
    Wave 3: Smashdown, Haywire
    Wave 4: Fracas, Recoil

    Micromaster (4 waves 11 char)
    Wave 1: Race Car, Battle, and Airstrike Patrols
    Wave 2: Spy, and Rescue Patrols
    Wave 3: Sports Car and Off Road Patrols
    Wave 4: More cassettes and maybe some Autobots
    Ratbat and Frenzy
    Buzzsaw and Rumble
    Bumblebee and Huffer
    Rack and Ruin


    Deluxe (4 waves 14 char)
    Wave 1: Sideswipe, Hound, Cog, Skytread (Flywheels)
    Wave 2: Chromia, Prowl, Ironhide, Brunt
    Wave 3: Red Alert, Sixgun, Refraktor (Reflector)
    Wave 4: Impactor, Mirage, Barricade

    Voyager (4 waves 6 char)
    Wave 1: Optimus, Megatron
    Wave 2: Starscream, Soundwave
    Wave 3: Springer
    Wave 4: Thundercracker

    Leader (2 waves 3 char)
    Wave 1: Ultra Magnus, Shockwave
    Wave 3: Starsaber
    I'm going to be bold and not go with the Galaxy Force guess. We're two for two for PotP 'evoloution' style leaders in Siege. I think we may still see Starsaber. Just maybe not until wave 3. If he was wave 2 I'd have expected to see something by now.


    Titan: Omega Supreme with Countdown

    Walgreens exclusive: Ratchet

    Amazon exclusive: Skywarp

    SDCC Exclusive: Delta Magnus

    Special editions: Bluestreak and Wheejack (fingers crossed)
     
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  3. Dinobot Snarl

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    Ah but the MicroMasters aren't named and it's a pallette swap like Whisper and Storm Cloud. So we can have both Barricades.


    300px-G1-toy_Barricade.jpg G1-toy_RollerForce.jpg
     
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  4. orangeitis

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    I dunno, I kind of disagree on this. There is no reason that these characters would be roughly human-sized, so they wouldn't be in the Micromaster 2-packs. Warden's claim about scale has been backed up by every con reveal so far, so we have no reason to assume that there will be an out-of-scale figure in Siege.
     
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    I'm editing the possibilities here, I think we can assume a few things.

    Battlemasters (4 waves 10 char)
    Wave 1: Firedrive, Lionizer, Blowpipe
    Wave 2: Caliburst, Aimless, Pteraxadon
    Wave 3: Smashdown, Haywire
    Wave 4: Fracas, Recoil

    Micromasters (4 waves 11 char)
    Wave 1: Race Car, Battle, and Airstrike
    Wave 2: Spy Tapes, Rescue, Sports Car, Road
    Wave 3: Construction, Monster Truck,
    Wave 4: Air, Racetrack, or...
    - BuzzSaw/Ratbat
    - Rumble/Frenzy

    Deluxe (4 waves 14 char)
    Wave 1: Sideswipe, Hound, Cog, Flywheels
    Wave 2: Chromia, Prowl, Ironhide, Brunt
    Wave 3: Red Alert, Sixgun, Reflector
    Wave 4: Impactor, Mirage, Barricade
    What if these are exclusive?


    Voyager (4 waves 6 char)
    Wave 1: Optimus, Megatron
    Wave 2: Starscream, Soundwave
    Wave 3: Springer
    Wave 4: Thundercracker

    Leader (2 waves 3 char)
    Wave 1: Ultra Magnus, Shockwave
    Wave 3: Starsaber, or Galaxy Force OP, or Jetfire or StarConvoy
    I'm going to be bold and not go with the Galaxy Force guess. We're two for two for PotP 'evoloution' style leaders in Siege. I think we may still see Starsaber. Just maybe not until wave 3. If he was wave 2 I'd have expected to see something by now.

    I always have to add some Leader Speculation

    Titan: Omega Supreme with Countdown

    Walgreens exclusive: Ratchet

    Amazon exclusive: Skywarp

    SDCC Exclusive: Delta Magnus

    Special editions: Bluestreak and Wheejack (fingers crossed) we need 2 more waves honestly
     
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  6. Windsweeper II

    Windsweeper II The Pristine

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    There go my hopes for Bluestreak, Smokescreen and Sunstreaker to appear in Siege.
     
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  7. Sixwing

    Sixwing Not an animation error. RIP Skids/Ravage.

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    I would love that. I have half of the Sixwing team, which are my only G1 type figures.
     
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  8. Bob Schoonover

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    Guesses from things not confirmed or "confirmed":

    Walgreens Exclusive: After Ratchet, Bluestreak, maybe one or more of Defraktor (toy color Reflector), Smokescreen, Slammer
    Amazon Exclusive: Delta Magnus

    Leader 3: Star Convoy (but called something like Space Flight Optimus or Galaxy Voyager OP)

    Micromasters: Ratbat/Frenzy & Rumble/Buzzsaw
     
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    What happened to a Pointblank retool of Counterpunch?
     
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    it was never more than a rumor, actually i wouldnt even give it that much, the figure just bears a striking resemblance to pointblank. though i wouldnt be surprised to see in happen down the road
     
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    Happy to see almost everything revealed, it was stressing me out not knowing how to set my budget ha ha. I am still hoping to see more cassettes revealed (c'mon Ratbat), & I am wishfully thinking for a Soundblaster exclusive. Also would be great if we got a Wingthing battlemaster, giving us a complete Soundwave!
     
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    I'm confused as to why those three would be exclusives. We've seen Optimal Optimus win the vote for PoTP and he's been released in the toyline as a non-exclusive. I don't see how that would change. I also don't think Hasbro would make a whole wave exclusives.
     
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    for impactor and mirage, their links specifically call them fan vote figures. all of the previous fan vote figures except for victorion were part of normal waves. these two dont look to be in a normal wave, hence the belief that they may be amazon exclusives. no idea why someone would think barricade is an exclusive as his link is labeled similarly to the other deluxes
     
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    Ah, I see. So would it mean we still have two open slots or no?
     
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    IF they are exclusives i believe that would leave two more spots open, but they may not be exclusives. it really could go either way.
     
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    Well, the Exclusive Throne of the Primes version could be considered as representing the Fan Vote win more than the mainline release as it came with a card declaring Primal's Primacy, so the question is does that mean it's more likely we'll see mainline AND separate Special Edition versions for Mirage & Impactor or just the Special Editions and two more mainline mystery Deluxes, I'm hoping it's the latter as two versions of them so close back to back seems a bit daft.
     
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    Same
     
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    The reason why I’m not worried about us getting remolds and repaints is the fact that unlike previous trilogy you can give us a mold in the second line unlike with Prime wars you weren’t gonna give us a combiner wars mold in titans return. So the rest of the seekers, sunsteaker, and bluestreak/smokescreen are all safe
     
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  19. barry

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    I'm hanging onto this hope too, even though my gut is telling me that each 'chapter' is going to have a theme that might make it awkward to fit some of the remaining '84 cast into. Happy to admit my gut has been wrong many times in the past.
     
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    A bit off topic but man potp was a mess. What was ever the point of Starscream, elita 1 and inferno it’s almost like they were all just peg warmers till we got to this line. And I’m so happy that these figures look amazing and most likely will be
     
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