Transformers Legacy Wreck ‘N Rule Collection

Discussion in 'Transformers News and Rumors' started by Bob Schoonover, May 9, 2022.

  1. Ikkstakk

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    Isn't it about time for the next Wreckers capsule? Every day my Diaclone Twin Twist glares at me on the shelf, as if it's somehow my fault there isn't a Diaclone Topspin standing next to him.
     
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    Unfortunately if Amazon didn’t sell out of them (hence the sale) they likely won’t do it again. Best hope is individual characters (DIACLONE TOPSPIN!) in other capsules.
     
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  3. Neko-bot77

    Neko-bot77 Face it, we're doomed.

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    The capsule for this year is the "comic universe" pre-war stuff, so no Wreckers
     
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  4. Ikkstakk

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    See, I knew this would happen when they didn't do him at the same time. Odds on ever seeing a Diaclone Topspin are hovering between slim to none, and slim is heading for the door... :mad: 
     
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  5. Neko-bot77

    Neko-bot77 Face it, we're doomed.

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    If there's money to be made, there's always a chance Hasbro will toss out an easy repaint. Diaclone repaints have been dropping like crazy. Give it time. It may not be in a Wreckers box, or have the Wreckers insignia, but I'm sure they'll get to him.
     
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  6. Ganon2099

    Ganon2099 We're all gonna die

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    I think it would suck a little for those that want them together and to have the same insignia. But yeah, whether a selects, Walmart, Amazon subline I'm sure a release is in the cards.
    Maybe a Buzzworthy pack that is as surprising as Fangry was
     
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  7. Vanya

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    Just saw this. Of all things, I picked up a core Nemesis Prime for 6$.
    There were a couple of other tempting opportunities here and there, but I pretty much already got everything I wanted from Wreck n' Rule prior.
    What I'm most tempted to grab is a second Twin Twist so I can make the other Diaclone variant.
     
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  8. Dinobot Snarl

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    Yeah Topspin is necessary, amazing Twintwist is on sale, it's a wonderful coloration. People will be regretting that in a year.
     
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  9. Robyn The Dragon

    Robyn The Dragon Excited for Legacy Sandstorm/SS86 Springer

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    I had been wanting WNR Bulkhead because I really liked that camo deco! I decided not to double dip on colors since I had the Legacy Bulkhead, but he was on sale for Prime Day, so I grabbed a copy for a discount. I'm really glad I did. Such a charming figure. :) 

    I also don't want my hammer parts if anyone wants those. I have the paper hammer parts from WRN Bulkhead, Spindle/Impactor, and Springer.
     
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  10. IgnikaMarcus

    IgnikaMarcus Need new Legacy G2 Leadfoot.

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    I actually still need to grab a replacement WnR Springer due to mine coming with 2 matching fins.
     
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    I’m just here to make you want Diaclone Topspin more like the terrible tempter that I am. Don’t mind me.

    (It’s okay, I like him too.)
     
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    Are your "93" numbers crooked in alt mode i.e. higher on one side than the other?
     
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    I tried to get leadfoot on hasbro pulse but uts sold out. He may show up somewhere else that's not ebay or amazon lol.

    I had an interesting situation happen back in 22 when I bought 3 figures on hasbro pulse uk and only 2 arrived. No leadfoot. Then I started questioning whether I had actually bought him. It turned out I had. I didn't chase it up because he had been, according to them, delivered but he seemingly disappeared so whether he was swiped ill never know.

    I'm well over it now though. As I said maybe he will show up again and he will actually get to me. Lol
     
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    God, I'm so tempted to grab everyone from this capsule, I think Wreck N' Rule is probably my favorite theme out of all the ones they've done. Just a couple questions I have for people first:

    1.) Have there been any newly-found cases of yellowing on any of the figures recently? I knows there's that weird thing with Leadfoot & mainline Bulkhead just seems to be a constant victim, but I haven't known of any others.

    2.) If we were to get a second wave of Wreckers who would you want/expect to be in it? I myself think Leader Sandstorm & Topspin are shoeins, but I'd also like to add new folks like a couple Armorizers into the mix, just cause I think they'd fit really well with the group.
     
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  16. IgnikaMarcus

    IgnikaMarcus Need new Legacy G2 Leadfoot.

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    Well, I'm in need of a replacement Leadfoot due to my nephew getting into my shit and losing his head.
     
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    I really wanted that diaclone topspin jumpstarter guy but the headmaster gimmick ruined it for me. wish there was replacement heads made for him and his partner
     
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    What would that change though? Even if non-transformable replacement heads were made, you still wouldn’t be able to transform them without removing the heads due to how the engineering works.
     
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  19. jamarmiller

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    I would still prefer that. Just my preference .
     
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    That's preferable over a pilot for the vehicle? Okie dokie you do you
     
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