Megatron for a youngin'

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  1. bad andy

    bad andy Well-Known Member

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    can anyone suggest a megatron toy suitable for my son? He's 4. He digs his Rescue bots (and the fact he can transform them easily) and we have a few titans return figures we play both with, though I handle the transformation on most of those. We are watching the old G1 cartoon and he wants a megatron - as we are fairly low on deceptions in the household.

    Any ideas from any toy line out there?

    Thanks
     
  2. JoshFinn

    JoshFinn Getting real sick of your shit starscream

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    Only one I can think of is that easy to transform one sold at universal studios
    Just checked ebay nothing
     
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  3. BenjaminXavier

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    Seconded. I think he goes for a pretty penny on eBay. There were some online stores selling sets, but I don't even know what to search for on that one.
     
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    Purple Heart Pure Passion

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    There the AOE One step changer. It's based off his ROTF design.
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    Theres animated Activators Megatron, it's pretty small but it mifht work with Rescuebots.
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    Then theres also the Cyber Battlion Megatron. It's about voyager sized and is decently simple.
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    (Not my pictures BTW.)
    If he could handle that Megatrob I'd suggest getting the other CB figures.
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  5. Zylly103

    Zylly103 Well-Known Member

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    The Legends Megatron with Chop Shop or the Thrilling Thirty Stealth Bomber Megatron are both fairly uncomplicated. Not sure how expensive they'd be to acquire though.

    Megatron (G1)/toys - Transformers Wiki
     
  6. atomD21

    atomD21 Not made of sterner stuff...

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    I second the cyber battalion Megatron. He's easy to work with, but it's still pretty cool looking.
     
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    Fallout preach electric to a microphone stand

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    what? i've never heard of a universal studios exclusive megatron and tfwiki doesn't say anything
     
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    War For Cybertron Megs, IMO.
     
  9. JoshFinn

    JoshFinn Getting real sick of your shit starscream

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    Maybe the Legends class RTS Megatron? If the old cartoon is what's gotten him interested in Megatron, that's maybe the simplest toy of him that's based on the G1 design.
     
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    The nice thing about 4 years old is that the eating small parts stage is basically passed. I keep looking at those war in pocket transformers and thinking how affordable it would be to build a neat little G1 collection. They seem sort of durable
     
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    Their price is a bit much though.

    Maybe show your son the movie and get him a TR Galvatron.
     
  14. plastic therapy

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    Just get the kid MPP10 and the WeiJang Megatron. Why mess around? Those toys are tough and are very cheap and impressive. He will love them very much
     
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    If you're both into Titans Return, there's a new voyager class Megatron coming out right about now.
     
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    Animated leader class megatron - has a cool sound bite, chunky, durable and relatively easy transform. My lad is 6 now, had it since he was 4 and he still loves it.
     
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    Yup, Animated Leader class Megatron! It's something I reckon an enthusiastic 4 year old can get to grips with.
     
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    ??????????
    MPP10 is CHEAP?!
     
  19. Electro Rush

    Electro Rush Just a guy waiting for the perfect Whirl

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    Maybe the oversized KO of the legends tank Megatron? It's silver so it looks closer to the G1 Megatron from the cartoon and not being a gun is a plus if you ask me.

    MB Legends OS Megatron - TF - SirToys.com
     
  20. snoopcow

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    Generations tank megs is quite amazing and is kid friendly to handle
     
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