Energon Armor Thunderhowl Sighting

Discussion in 'Transformers News and Rumors' started by T-Hybrid, Jun 21, 2020.

  1. T-Hybrid

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    That was quick, spotted at an Apple Valley Target in Minnesota.

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  2. T-Hybrid

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    Appears to have mushroom pegged joints near the knees and elbows, ball jointed shoulders, and ankle tilt.

    For those curious: The cape appears to come off.

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    And the sword can peg in to the tail, either in alt mode or when he's using it as a scabbard. Here's the hole for it.

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    Is the cape rubbery or a hard plastic?
     
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    It's stiff plastic. And you can see the parts that drape over his shoulders are somewhat reinforced.

    I haven't decided if I'm buying it yet (still at the store running errands) but it looks really good in hand.

    Not 100% sure, but the cape may be part of what holds the armor in his chest when not deployed. I've never bought one of these before.

    Might though for this dude.
     
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    Wait. Are the stock photos on the back of the box more cartoon accurate than the actual figure?! :sly:  No. I think he's still green. Just seems darker on the back for whatever reason.
     
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    Easy contender for the “Quickest arrival in stores since first reveal” award
     
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    We were just discussing this last week. Holy Hell this is fast....
     
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    I *think* there was a figure recently that wasn't revealed before we found it in US retail.
     
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    Sweet, can't wait! I love new characters.
     
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    People probably glossed over this searching for the Seeker 2-pack.
     
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    Hey @Black Convoy, fyi there's a typo in the new article says "wold mode" instead of "wolf mode"
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    Also this... @Exodus did report it first

    @T-Hybrid did you get him?
     
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    Looks like the cape has to come off for the Energon Armor to engage.
     
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    For some reason Thunderhowl kind of reminds me of Thundertron, similar name, blue color scheme, quadrupedal beast mode, wields a sword.
     
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    A not-unwelcome surprise.
     
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    And the differences between them is one is a Pirate and the other is a Paladin.
     
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