Movieverse Toys Appreciation Thread! EXPLOSIONS!!!

Discussion in 'Transformers Toy Discussion' started by Zigholtul, Sep 29, 2012.

  1. PrimalFury

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    20200520_150107.jpg 20200520_143227.jpg 20200520_143316.jpg Image_05-20-20 02-36-00.png Image_05-20-20 02-42-16.png Image_05-20-20 02-44-55.png 1590008648-picsay.jpg 20200520_140635.jpg 1590013684-picsay.jpg 1590013914-picsay.jpg 1590014584-picsay.jpg
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  2. John TheDestroyer

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    DriftsEdge I was once Deadlock!

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    Sentinel: I got a plan, Optimus! We need Energon!

    Optimus: Aren’t we all, Sentinel?

    Sentinel: I sense you have doubts with me! Have some FAITH for Primus’ sake!

    (RDR2 reference XD)
     
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    My Leader Starscream has a broken pin on his back, with the panel behing his head. Is that it?
     
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    PrimalFury The Chosen One

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    Thanks, I'm right handed so I always use that in figures, wasnt really worried about the accuracy haha
     
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    Scarlet knight Leader of the Scarlet empire

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    I do the exact same thing. :lol 
     
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  8. Arduous

    Arduous Megatron Rules All TFW2005 Supporter

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  10. Arduous

    Arduous Megatron Rules All TFW2005 Supporter

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    Absolutely agree
     
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    Shmoptimus Prime Za Warudo! TFW2005 Supporter

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    I’m torn because I’ve wanted to rebuy that figure for a little while now, but if there’s a studio series version coming then I’d rather wait for that. If I’m gonna be waiting a year or more though then it might be worth it to track down the original. I mostly want it to have a complete 5-movie run of Megatrons next to each other.
     
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    20200520_135829.jpg anyone else have difficulty getting this figure to stand up straight and even?

    (Edit: so I found the issue, my copy has a QC issue in the waist to where one side is jutting out, wont lock in or compress evenly all around so I'll have to just get a different copy etc)

    if you zoom in on the waist area in this pic you can see it.
     
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  13. loof

    loof Cybernetically Enhanced Homo Sapien

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    I meant RoTF Leader Prime. I already have SS44, which affected my suggestion.
     
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    I was the same way but I found out he didn't cost that much so now I have a stand in for the inevitable Studio Series version.
     
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    You need to open up the torso starting with the back panels to get the necessary clearance. HPIM0045.JPG
     
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  16. Lockon Prime

    Lockon Prime I'm Optimus, I make Prime examples of mini-Tonkas

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    Hu! I never realized that!! Thank you for the info!! :) 
     
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    My mistake, as for RotF Leader Prime mold...it is great mold for its time, (I had 2 versions) but it did not age that well in my opinion since there are no 5mm posts on hands. It does scales well with Masterpiece figures. So go for it if you can find the right price and you have Movies Masterpiece to go with.
     
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    Well, all of these pictures make me feel better about my Sentinel, I see at least two other examples of the waist slightly separating on the right with a gap. No matter how I put him together in robot mode (tabbed in both places on the back, or the buttflap so his waist swivels) he has that gap. A design flaw, I guess.
     
  20. Lockon Prime

    Lockon Prime I'm Optimus, I make Prime examples of mini-Tonkas

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    Try pushing the crotch into the torso from the bottom. That gets mine tabbed in every time!
     
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