White headmasters head testshot?

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  1. ultraq

    ultraq Well-Known Member

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    marvoflg Super Powered Warrior

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    I believe these are from the KO Japanese Headmasters reissue set that came out last year around Botcon.
     
  3. Cheem The Rup

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    cobra zartan Think's He's a Detective.

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    No they are not from the KO set from last year. KO set does not have the takara stamps. White versions are store exclusives.
     
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    Arkvander Optimal Optimist TFW2005 Supporter

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    They could be another knockoff with the stamps on them. The official white exclusives are insanely rare, and honestly these don't look as white as the official ones I have seen. I'm not quite sure what they are, but they aren't from the KO set that is for sure.
     
  6. Hyperoptic

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    My oh my.. These look legit to me.. Let me get the experts in here...
     
  7. Hotspot17

    Hotspot17 Search and Rescue: Vet

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    These are the real deal.

    Not the fake ones.
     
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    Dragonclaw Comic Ink - Dublin, CA

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    In all honesty they MIGHT be legit...but with so many "alt"-headmaster / head makers out there I'd be REALLY leary about pulling the trigger. Sure the main ones we saw KO'ed had the Takara stamps removed, but as we've seen with other groups copyrights are certainly not sacred and any high end figure is fair game...especially one that can be remade easily.
     
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    Hotspot17 Search and Rescue: Vet

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    They have the right amount of yellowing as my real one. :lol 
     
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    Didn't see your post there, didn't mean to imply you were not an expert buddy :wink: 
     
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    They are legit. The rivets and stampings all look vintage to me. Also, the coloring looks right.
     
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    Automorpher Autobot Slut!

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    Its a good guess on the pricing. :popcorn 

    I say: "Shoot through the roof?!"
     
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    He's not, dont worry about it.
     

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