Weaponizer Bumblebee getting a release in Japan?

Discussion in 'Transformers News and Rumors' started by Sol Fury, Oct 20, 2012.

  1. Sol Fury

    Sol Fury The British Butcher Veteran

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    Autobase Aichi has posted up some more pictures from the Dengeki Festival, and in the display case with Thundercracker and Orion Pax there is an Arms Micron version of Weaponizer Bumblebee. It looks like he comes with the US arm blaster accessory along with a color matched version of B.2. He's got a shiny gold plastic on him, but no evident Arms Micron ports.

    As he's in the store exclusives display, maybe he'll be a store exclusive in Japan? TRU Japan exclusive perhaps?

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  2. Mixmastah

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    Odd, I suddenly want this mold now
     
  3. Scypris

    Scypris Fire in another hole!

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    Looks way better then the hasbro version
     
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    I heard of this months ago along side the 1st mentions of Arms Master Prime.
    Glad to finally see it though - It did cross my mind a few weeks back I was wondering what had happened to it.

    As it's a premium deco it would have been nice if they'd painted his faux feet-wheels this time.

    I might buy it for the grey B2 if I can get it at a sensible "sale" price.

    that mould has little use unless you wanted a display of "Just" Bumblebee's and placed it with all the other big bee toys - but looking at it in that light perhaps it might be more fun for the clique of a big bee to be a Beast Hunter Bee than a Movie 4 bee - as that might be more visually interesting all those spikes and made vehicle mode additions would make something kind of fun and different - where as if they just make straight car to robot toys that would smack of more of the same.

    Even this mould in black and yellow like Battle Blade Bumblebee might add visual interest perhaps ?
     
  5. Autovolt 127

    Autovolt 127 Get In The Titan, Prime!

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    That still doesn't make the mold look good.
     
  6. barrelks

    barrelks Captain Funtastic

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    Well, Takara has managed to shuck it, but it is gonna take more than a little shiny paint to de-turd this figure.
     
  7. Lbsammills51

    Lbsammills51 Well-Known Member

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    At least it looks pretty. It'll make a nice compliment to the Costco Battle Ops Bumblebee.
     
  8. Jack Darby

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    Ya me too. The color is actually better and seems to be the correct color. Hope BBTS gets this soon to pre-order cause I probably will get one.
     
  9. Raiju

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    Bee actually looks pretty nice there. But the character isn't a fave of mine nor do I really need a Bee that big and out of scale with anything else.
     
  10. Stepper

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    The chrome used on Gatling Bumblebee looks bling
     
  11. wildfly

    wildfly Fermenting pork tube.

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    Nice deco.

    Pity they stuck Weaponizer BB under it.
     
  12. megatroptimus

    megatroptimus Untitled

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    Heard about it before the toy was designed.
     
  13. Stepper

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    They could have done a similar metalic paint to Weaponizer Optimus Prime as well.