MP-10, MP-11, MP-12 and MP-14 reissue next year?

Discussion in 'Transformers News and Rumors' started by ambitron, May 19, 2014.

  1. ambitron

    ambitron Well-Known Member

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    According to Planet Iacon, Masterpieces MP-10 (Optimus Prime), MP-11 (Starscream), MP-12 (Sideswipe) and MP-14 (Red Alert) are getting reissued next year:

    https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?...5321646.100402.190726147660000&type=1&theater

    Good news for anyone who's still looking for a Takara MP-10.

    Mods: I couldn't see this anywhere else, but apologies if it has already been posted - if so, please delete. :) 

    Edit: As Spark Extractor points out below, it looks like MP-12 and MP-14 are scheduled for February 2015, MP-11 for March, and MP-10 for April, based on the numbers in the picture. Also, apparently this is a direct Takara reissue, not one from Hasbro Asia like with the previous MP-11 reissue.

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  2. Liampope

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    Cool - need to pick me up an 11 and a 14.
     
  3. MegaPrime33

    MegaPrime33 Follow me @NerdActivist TFW2005 Supporter

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    Mp11 is probably the only MP i need to get as of now.
     
  4. Robogeek28

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    Wasn't Starscream and Sideswipe JUST reissued with Red Alert coming out in the fall?
     
  5. SegaGenesis

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    Awesome! Although I only need Red Alert, and knew about him...
     
  6. PoweredConvoy

    PoweredConvoy Randy

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    In Asia (China, Malaysia, Hong Kong). These appear to be Japanese re-releases.

    Randy
     
  7. OMEGAPRIME1983

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    Sweet. MaybeI'll be able to snag 10 and 14 then.
     
  8. BWfan86

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    Would be nice if the U.S. had something like this. Seems like Japan/ Asia is always churning out MP reissues...
     
  9. Robogeek28

    Robogeek28 Who're you calling a geek?

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    Ah I see.


    Damn these releases are getting confusing.:lol 
     
  10. Spark Extractor

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    Since this is a Japanese re-release we can get some great deals. AE has 30% off, for example, so MP-12/14 will be about $41 each and MP-10 will be about $154 and MP-11 about $97. (+shipping of course)

    I know I'll be getting Takara MP-10 and an extra Red and Swipe.

    Man this is great, and I have a feeling they will fix the qc on red and swipe for paint issues and panel alignment.


    Edit: looks like MP-12/14 in Feb 2015, MP-11 in March 2015 and MP-10 in April 2015. Sweet!
     
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  11. Thundershot

    Thundershot The guy with 28 Sweeps

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    And lo, I shall have the non-KO versions of SS and RA to go with all the others. Hopefully we see AE or HLJ put up preorders. Also will get the Starscream, since at the discounted AE/HLJ prices, it'll be close to what Hasbro would sell it for if they ever do.
     
  12. malware5

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    I'll definitely be getting an MP-10...if this news is true. I feel sorry for all those who paid after market prices...not! :lol 
     
  13. ex dtw2003

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    In that case I'm in for an Alert with AE pricing.
     
  14. Dean ML

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    Anyone who doesn't have TT's MP-10 needs to jump on it. Hasbro's decos do not compare to this work of art.
     
  15. Robogeek28

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    Looks like I'll have overpaid then if the last reissues were Asian reissues.


    Ah well.
     
  16. BidoofdudeofOz

    BidoofdudeofOz The Stench of Discovery

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    Excellent. AE will be cheaper for MP-10. I can get one for under $200!
     
  17. Cal

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    I need to pick up MP-10. Glad to hear he's finally getting a reissue.
     
  18. Heat Guy

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    Not bad prices, and seems the norm for Takara right now, reissues/recolors in the first half of the year, new molds in the second.
     
  19. deathsheadII

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    mp10 reissue awesome! will leave selling one of my tru mp10 to get takaras for now then and off load it closer to this reissue :) 
     
  20. Thundercracker

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    Good grief enough of the Starscreams! How about a MP11 Skywarp!?!?