Battle Ops BB

Discussion in 'Transformers Toy Discussion' started by havanowoncheese, Aug 28, 2010.

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You getting Battle Ops Bee

Poll closed Sep 11, 2010.
  1. Got him already

    16 vote(s)
    22.2%
  2. Yes

    7 vote(s)
    9.7%
  3. Maybe

    16 vote(s)
    22.2%
  4. No

    33 vote(s)
    45.8%
  1. havanowoncheese

    havanowoncheese Proud No Ma'amer!

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    So i find my self wondering who plans on getting or has gotten Battle Ops Bee.

    I personally am not i took a look at him at the store and i found his robot mode to be no more impressive than either the HA or Battle Blades. To me this figure just seemed like a bumblebee whit a bunch of light and sounds gimmicks shoved in nothing more and not worth getting.
     
  2. Auto Morph

    Auto Morph Gimmick Bot

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    I might get him, even though all he will do is sit on my shelf.
     
  3. firehawc_69

    firehawc_69 cloppers = ignore list

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    Get him. You won't be disappointed. I like him more than HA BB.
     
  4. tusko

    tusko Well-Known Member

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    Waiting for the right sale and discount.
    There are stacks of these guys and I can wait. If I miss him, I will shed no tears. My interest level only increased when Japan said they were considering him as a Masterpiece toy.
     
  5. eagc7

    eagc7 TF Movieverse fan

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    Yes i plan on getting him
     
  6. Scantron

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    No. I already have enough versions of Movie Bumblebee and don't have enough money/space for another large figure, even if I actually wanted yet another version of the character.
     
  7. NCStarscream

    NCStarscream Me Grimlock cute

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    No way. Not even on clearance. If I got it for free I'd probably try to trade it.
     
  8. Pride21

    Pride21 Honor Wisdom Virtue

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    I like the look/design it's just the size and price that put me off. I'm trying to limit my purchases money is tight so is space to display. To be honest I have the concept from movie 1 and HA from movie 2 thats good enough.
     
  9. havanowoncheese

    havanowoncheese Proud No Ma'amer!

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    Well since the people that have him seem to think he is pretty good if he is on a good clearance than maybe. I still cant help but think a figure so full of gimmicks wont suffer from said gimmicks.
     
  10. savio-prime

    savio-prime Autobotist

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    It is leaps and bounds better than "Ultimate Bumblebee", but he's very top heavy and the level of articulation for his right arm suffers from the cannon gimmick. I bought him, transformed him back and forth 2 - 3 times, posed him a few different ways and concluded it's for people who want an oversized Bee with lights and sounds. He's not very pose-able (awkward and limited) and I found that the deluxe Battle Blade Bumblebee was more satisfying to transform, pose, and has a greater playability factor. The TWO things I liked most of Battle Ops BB:

    1. The head sculpt and battle mask.

    2. The car mode is really sweet and solid.

    Not enough to convince me it was worth the $60 - $70, so I returned Battle Ops BB and got a refund.
     
  11. reptileman

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    The design is cool but the size is just so out of scale.
     
  12. moreprimeland

    moreprimeland Optimus told me to do it! Moderator

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    I'm going with maybe...if I do, I'll give him to my nephew.. BB's biggest 5 yr old fan :D 
     
  13. Dran0n

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    Only on clearance.
     
  14. Optimus Scourge

    Optimus Scourge Arcee's boy toy Veteran

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    he's a nice toy, but wait for clearance, I'd say. He's cool, but not $65 cool
     
  15. 46+2

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    I like the way he looks. Might get him on sale.
     
  16. The Bucket Kitten

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    No, Battle Blade Bumblebee is all I need, (unless a more actuate Bumblebee is release in the third movie).
     
  17. Lbsammills51

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    He looks pretty slick to me so I'm going after him. I've abandoned buying from a line/scale-type approach to a character/mold-based approach, and I like what I've seen so far.
     
  18. Superquad7

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    I totally agree here. There are certain types of TFs that just don't have any kind of place in my collection.
     
  19. wildfly

    wildfly Formerly the next big thing.

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    Half price or less, maybe.


    So stores aren't going to make any money out of me on this one.
     
  20. Detroa

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    I would if his shoulder cannons where accurate like on the Deluxe version and if his right arm was capable of posing.