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Old 01-06-2013, 11:46 AM   #101
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To all those asking if BH armor is removable. I have BH Bee. The Spikes and armor is molded on to the figure. Some things like bee missile holder clips in, but lloks like it would break if you try to remove the "clipped/pegged in" attachments
Even if some parts of the spiky bits are molded on to the figure, BH Smokes will make excellent custom/kitbash fodder for parts alone.
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Old 01-06-2013, 11:52 AM   #102
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Smokescreen for the win.

Bulkhead doesn't look bad either, I just don't need a Bulkhead.

I think the "darn, now I have to buy one of this line" reactions are interesting. I always buy selectively. I'm buying between one and three Deluxe Beast Hunters products at this time, which is fewer than usual but hey, no worries. The only line I ever "completed" was Generations 2010-2011, which didn't have a single miss anyway.

Any desire I ever had to be a Prime completist was kicked out of me by Hasbro's First Edition and early RiD tomfoolery anyway. I just have displays for show Decepticons and Autobots (guest starring Ultra Magnus) and some random Cyberverse cause Wheeljack's ship is super fun.
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Old 01-06-2013, 11:53 AM   #103
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both look really, really bad. what is it with the prime toy designers and fake chests?
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Old 01-06-2013, 11:55 AM   #104
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Yes, I knew a real Deluxe Smokescreen was on its way! Bulkhead, on the other hand, seems more like an interesting oddity than anything else on account of the scale (whose idea was it for him to be a Deluxe?), but the weapon at least looks cool, so I'll give him a try.
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Old 01-06-2013, 11:55 AM   #105
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Smokescreen is probably one of my favorite TF toys ever. Such an awesome design and character. I will be hovering over BBTS waiting for this to show up for order.
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Old 01-06-2013, 11:56 AM   #106
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both look really, really bad. what is it with the prime toy designers and fake chests?
I'll take a fig with a solid robot mode with no loose kibble or body panels because it "cheats", than a fiddly, kibbly mess of a figure. Looking at you movie toys.
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Old 01-06-2013, 11:57 AM   #107
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Is it wrong that I had higher hopes for the toyline as a whole?
I really wanted to like the series, but I think I've fallen out of love with it.

The lapse between the show and toy release grated on me for a while, now nothing about the line or show truly excites me anymore.

Prime has become another Beast Machines line to me. So much wasted potential.
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Old 01-06-2013, 11:58 AM   #108
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Bought on sight! Bulkhead is getting turned into Brawn, plain and simple, new head, despike the truck, done. Fuck yeah
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Old 01-06-2013, 11:59 AM   #109
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i'll take neither cause i have standards. the bar has been lowered so low it's ridiculous. keep buying this garbage and hasbro will keep making it.
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Old 01-06-2013, 12:01 PM   #110
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great............this news is 30 days to late for me as i have now got am smokes......... oh well......... both look like defo buys.
it defo looks like smokescreen can take his armour off and i love bulkheads weapon but he will be dubed roadbuster as i have a voyager bulk and dont need a deluxe one.
thank you hasbro so far i only want to miss out prime, wheeljack and soundwave....... but i still want there weapons......
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