Botcon Custom Class figure revealed - Primal Prime

Discussion in 'Transformers News and Rumors' started by General Tekno, Jun 18, 2014.

  1. General Tekno

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    One minute! :) 
     
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    Dammit. I kinda want that.
     
  5. twichy

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    The disappointment is strong with this one...
     
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    neat!
     
  7. General Tekno

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    Also worth noting - the sticker on the surfboard probably confirms the Alpha Trion as Thundertron from the leaked list.

    (Not to mention this toy itself suggests Apelinq is happening)
     
  8. General Tekno

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    Well, he'll probably end up on the club store like Blastcharge did.
     
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    Oh snap, good point. Just gotta find someone with a club membership to play mule for me... :D 
     
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    Wow....this is what a custom class figure should be. Kinda neat, but not something that really stings to miss out on (G2 Sideswipe)
     
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    looks like a little nod to Broadside in the surfboard colors
     
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    ha! count me in as well! :D 

    That is one neat looking homage to Optimus Primal super mode. dat head and face sculpt is GORGEOUS.
     
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    This is a weak sauce custom figure. He should be easy to pick up in the aftermarket for a decent price.
     
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    This is shaping up to be one of the best damn offerings Botcon has ever had.
     
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    Great head sculpt, figure looks great
    wonder if the stickers are for the class only
     
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    No interest, and I'm betting this figure sells worse than Blastcharge from last year. It sucks, as I'm fairly certain that if Fun Pub continues to not sell out the custom class figure kits, they will either reduce the number or stop the process altogether. Which will really bite when they finally do a figure that is in high of demand as G2 Sideswipe again.
     
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    Damn! I might pic that up depending how well it looks unpainted.
     
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    I disagree - this is way better than last year's custom class figure. I'm sure they already reduced the production on these based on last year's sales of Blastcharge. I will be surprised if it doesn't sell out at the show
     
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    That's an interesting custom class fig. I can't see it taking too long to put it together.