Yet another Voyager Shockwave repaint!

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  1. Bass X0

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    Oh man. That is actually cool. I much prefer this one to the washed out looking gray one.
     
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    They can't ALL be going into production...........

    ...can they?
     
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    Holy hideousness Batman.

    Maybe a store exclusive or special give-away?
     
  5. shibamura_prime

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    Hulkbuster Shockwave. Sweet.
     
  6. Bass X0

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    Yeah. It could just be a photography error but I'd prefer this to be released in green and purple than the boring grey one we saw some weeks ago.
     
  7. Yaujta

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    I'm a huge Shockwave fan, but even I won't get that... thing.
     
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    Okay... What. The. F*ck. Hasbro?

    I swear to god it's been 'bring your color blind kid to work day' for a couple of months and that's why we're getting these utterly ridiculous repaints.
     
  9. dkr7

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    its a photo error in the Tesco's book, not a repaint. The grey plastic appears green due to bad editing on the photo staff's part.

    seriously how could anyone assume thats a new deco? its the exact same as the original except the grays a bit green, shoulda sent alarm bells ringing.
     
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    Could be, but then why are other grey parts on Shockwave & Sentinel still visibly grey and not all bright green as well? If it's a photo or editing error, it should apply to the whole picture, not just certain sections of one specific figure.
     
  12. Autovolt 127

    Autovolt 127 Get In The Titan, Prime!

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    ^This.

    Besides if this is a repaint. PASS!
     
  13. dkr7

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    those bits arent grey on the figure tho their light purple thats why they dont look the same. And sentinel is a separate picture so it wasnt edited the same as shockwave
     
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    I'll...stick with my first Shockwave
     
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    Okay, I hope you're right. I deal a lot with print design and have never seen such a drastic (and area specific) miscoloring like that, so that's why I was worried. Well, that and the fact that this thread is in the news section claiming it's a repaint :) 
     
  17. ex dtw2003

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    And mystery solved it would appear.

    /thread.
     
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    It's the same exact toy. All this "new toy" is is just a weird photoshopping of the initial Shockwave release's official photos. Shockwave - Transformers 3 Main Line - TFW2005


    The news isn't always right.

    That's why it's also a rumors section.
     
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