What should I buy? G1 HM's or Predaking?

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New MISB reissue Predaking or 2x G1 Headmasters

  1. Predaking

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    57.9%
  2. 2 Headmasters

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    42.1%
  1. LifePincher

    LifePincher BBTS is the SOURCE!

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    I have enough stash to buy either 1 new reissue Predaking or 2 G1 reg size Headmasters?

    Have Hardhead and Highbrow. Both loose and Minty! I want my all my headmasters the same!
     
  2. CVprowl

    CVprowl FREEDOM FIGHTER

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    i just got my reissue predaking. he's nice and big and heavy with good diecast parts. pretty awesome.

    i guess the only question about him is whether he will suffer from gold plastic syndrome. i like the gold color compared to the cartoon and g1 yellow, i just hope it holds together. :( 

    i don't know which to vote for though. :) 
     
  3. alldarker

    alldarker M.A.S.K. Crusader

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    I've actually bought a couple of 1987 G1 headmasters in the last weeks: Chromedome, Skullcruncher and Weirdwolf, and I already own Mindwipe, Snapdragon and Apeface. I also own Predaking, and if I'm honest, Predaking is a way better toy than the Headmasters, in all respects. A lot more impressive as a display piece, better play value, better designs.

    Don't get me wrong: the regular Headmasters are pretty cool in their own right (especially the triplechanging Horrorcons), but given the choice your are stating, I'd choose Predaking every time.
     
  4. Takeshi357

    Takeshi357 "Research"

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    I'd choose...Scorponok. :D 

    Seriously though, Predaking at least enjoys the privilege of having been reissued twice already, whereas vintage HMs can be a bit tricky to come by, especially complete.
     
  5. ScottyP

    ScottyP Got The Touch

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    Unless by 2 G1 Headmasters you're referring to Scorponok and Fort Max, go with Predaking.

    While Headmasters are cool, Predaking falls into the "essential" category due to extreme awesomeness.
     
  6. alldarker

    alldarker M.A.S.K. Crusader

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    I don't think Scorponok or FM is an option...
     
  7. AMG

    AMG Old School

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    I'd go with Predaking.
     
  8. wildfly

    wildfly Right notes. Wrong order.

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    If it were me, i'd get the Headmasters out of the way. A lot harder to find than Preadking.
     
  9. Foster

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    Headmasters. Specifically Horrorcons.
     
  10. MidnightBliss

    MidnightBliss Well-Known Member

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    Hail to the king
     
  11. kaos

    kaos the original thirteen

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    predaking...but i see the point of knocking out the HM first...as they are getting harder and harder to find in good condition..
     
  12. simplygriff

    simplygriff ยต - Elitist Dick

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    G1 over re-issues every time.
    -G
     
  13. goobahead1

    goobahead1 Random TF figure master

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    Ebay:
    Headmasters

    find a deal and snatch it up because you will never find a good deal twice EVER

    i speak from experiance i have been looking for 6 years and have onl foun a headless and gunless apeface to buy
     
  14. JokerFC

    JokerFC Gaelic Hardcase

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    Predaking.not only are they awesome as Predaking but on their own too.
     
  15. lazerface

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    Headmasters a pretty boss. I would go for those if they are close to mint. Then save your money for an original Predaking later. The yellow and orange looks much better than the reissue gold color.
     

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