Transformers Premium Finish Optimus Prime and Bumblebee

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  1. Syndicator

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    Update: Official images via Dengeki Hobby

    トランスフォーマートイの“新しい究極シリーズ”「プレミアムフィニッシュ」登場!「PF SS-01 バンブルビー」「PF WFC-01 オプティマスプライム」出動!!

    Release date of the first two figures in October 2021:

    • PF SS-01 Bumblebee – Price: 4180 Yen ($38.13)
    • PF WFC-01 Optimus Prime – Price 6380 Yen ($58.20)

    PF SS-01 Bumblebee-01.jpg PF SS-01 Bumblebee-02.jpg PF SS-01 Bumblebee-03.jpg PF SS-01 Bumblebee-04.jpg PF SS-01 Bumblebee-05.jpg PF SS-01 Bumblebee-06.jpg PF SS-01 Bumblebee-07.jpg PF SS-01 Bumblebee-08.jpg PF WFC-01 Optimus Prime-01.jpg PF WFC-01 Optimus Prime-02.jpg PF WFC-01 Optimus Prime-03.jpg PF WFC-01 Optimus Prime-04.jpg PF WFC-01 Optimus Prime-05.jpg PF WFC-01 Optimus Prime-06.jpg PF WFC-01 Optimus Prime-07.jpg PF WFC-01 Optimus Prime-08.jpg PF WFC-01 Optimus Prime-09.jpg

    Update: New images and information release via Loopaza Mega Store

    00-Takara Tomy Transformers Premium Finish Bumblebee.jpg 00-Takara Tomy Transformers Premium Finish Optimus Prime.jpg 01-Takara Tomy Transformers Premium Finish.jpg 02-Takara Tomy Transformers Premium Finish.jpg 03-Takara Tomy Transformers Premium Finish.jpg 04-Takara Tomy Transformers Premium Finish.jpg 05-Takara Tomy Transformers Premium Finish.jpg 06-Takara Tomy Transformers Premium Finish.jpg AAF5D079-BCA6-4E66-AC75-32F4E164E754.jpeg 7217E455-AB78-48B1-A135-68F1E31AE524.jpeg

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  2. SoundwaveSuperior

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    Dang, that paint job on Bee makes him look like the MP.
     
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  3. Syndicator

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    I’m more confused they saved the cartoon-accurate Siege Prime for this line and not the actual Netflix one.
     
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    Cool. So 2 new premium repaint lines by TakaraTomy. Perfect Finish Studio Series and Perfect Finish Generations. Very curious to see where they take this.

    Hoping they'll include Studio Series Hot Rod somewhere down the line.
     
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    I am honestly tired of the Siege Optimus mold, but Bumblebee looks good here. Not sure it's worth the upcharge to import, but it has a nice finish.
     
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    I wonder, who are some other characters you think deserves to be in the PF series? I don't really collect SS but a few Generations characters come to mind for the GR portion. Like maybe Wheeljack in less muted colors, a repainted Sunstreaker, ER Prime with white thighs? At this point I'm just spitballing lol.
     
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    I’m probably willing to buy the siege Optimus mold again. Looks good
     
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  8. lord ginrai

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    Hmmm, I reckon Studio Series Prime and Starscream could look even better with a more premium paint job.
     
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    Interesting. Wonder what they will release through this line.
     
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  10. lord ginrai

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    Thinking about it some more, I'm definitely expecting some Kingdom beasts to show up down the line.
     
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    HOLY $HIT!!!

    bring on Kingdom Magnus, SS86 Hot Rod, & Kingdom Rodimus Prime!!!

    I..is.. is Takara back from sticking their head in the sand for 4 years??? :eek: :D 
     
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    Lovely shade of yellow on Bumblebee
     
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    I'm in for any and all toon accurate bot mode BW figures they put out!
     
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    I don’t disagree...really kinda wondering why they didn’t go with the ER Prime or BB Prime mold here...
     
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    lol, the boxes made me think they were ko's.

    it's cool to see takara giving figures premium paint jobs and i really hope they do jeep bee and blitzwing, i've been hoping for a special deco of those 2 for a while(something akin to battled damaged rotf megatron)
     
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    Hm. I never did get Siege Optimus and have been thinking he'd work better for my collection than the ER one. Still, I don't know if I like the green and then there's the question of price. Exactly how much are these things going to cost?

    I never got VW Bee, either and don't intend to. Far too much back kibble.
     
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    I hope someday TakaraTomy will give Kingdom Rodimus Prime the painted wheels treatment:D 
     
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    yeah, when it comes to vw bumblebee i'd recommend something 3p, unless bumblebee becomes a vw again in the next film i dont expect a better one anytime soon
     
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    Eh, I honestly can do without. Thought the BB movie was meh. I have the Jeep Bee to pose with my Blitzwing and that'll do for me.
     
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    Seige Prime still has battle damage lol! How bout some figures that actually need good paint jobs? Million redecos of these two all ready.
     
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