Transformers "Raiden" Project

Discussion in 'Transformers News and Rumors' started by chchchch, Oct 18, 2019.

  1. chchchch

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    Update 05/13/2021: first look at Shouki's sketches from the Generations Book 2021 thanks to @aniline

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    Takara just tweeted something about a "new Raiden project" that will be exhibited at a train show on 12/3/2019:

    トランスフォーマー情報局 on Twitter

    Translation:
    Leiden project started! 12/3 (Tuesday)-"Special Exhibition Tenku no Railroad Story" will be held with full cooperation of railway companies nationwide. #トランスフォーマー The ☆ Headmasters has decided to display a new project of the popular character “Leiden” that combines from six trains and a new project! For more information ↓↓https://tentetsuten.com

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    UPDATE 12/2/2019
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    UPDATE 12/19/2019
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    Generations 2020 Interview translation: Takara Designers Interview From Transformers Generations 2020 Including Details About MP Raiden

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    Google Translation:

    I think it's a good idea. Skids as a transformer and a new character reboost that makes the city a lopot. Reboost is a new character, so it's a little more luxurious, and it comes with a Motocompo. Several developments of the masterpiece are underway in parallel, and trainbots and new skyfires are finally in operation. Leiden will be similar in size to the Unite Warriors. We have been waiting since the first announcement, but please look forward to it.


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    Ooohhh, this sounds quite interesting.
     
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    G1 raiden giftset encore reissue!!!
    Go takara go! :D 
     
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  7. [Wing_Saber-X]

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    Whaattttttttttt?
    Nice ! tbh..with all their Shinkalion combiner train bots offerings lately, this seems to be a no brainer by Takaratomy.
    Are we finally going to see a modern take on the Trainbots aka Raiden? :drool: 
    Dont get my hopes up too high..
     
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    MP Raiden would be awesome news. :D 
     
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    Id buy the shit out of it if it were true!
    This needs to be front paged..STAT!
     
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    If this is a Generations release, I need this in my life. All hail Train Man.
     
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    Could this new project be part of Diaclone Reboot, or would it more likely be something for Transformers?
     
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    Exciting news. I was never interested in an MP Raiden, but I might buy a chug version.
     
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    Don't really know a lot of Raiden (only Raiden I care about is a God of Thunder), but might be interested if this is a Generations release and the molds seem fun.
     
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    Before Jazz:D :D 
     
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    I would be so hyped for a Generations Raiden. I would just hope its distributed in a more consumer friendly way than the Seacons are being handled right now. Boxset kplzthx
     
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    Hastak giving the finger to zeta now?
     
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    If the steam train turns into a robot, I’m willing to exchange my first born for a sample. Please I really like trains

    Really though, would this be normal CHUG or another Seacons situation?
     
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    A new Generations Raiden would involve more remolding than I would expect from a Geneartion Selects release. Curious to see what this ends up being.
     
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    Well isn't that something. :eek: 
     
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