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@  Telly : (05 December 2016 - 07:59 PM)

@blackmax-cold leads to snow. snow leads to delayed shipments. delayed shipments lead to a paranoid blackmax. are you SURE you want the cold??

@  BlackMax : (05 December 2016 - 06:41 PM)

:D

@  LBD "Nyt... : (05 December 2016 - 06:24 PM)

...TAKE IT!

@  LBD "Nyt... : (05 December 2016 - 06:24 PM)

Then make like Bart Simpson and just take it! Take it take it take it take it!

@  BlackMax : (05 December 2016 - 06:18 PM)

..............I ~might~ want all the cold.

@  LBD "Nyt... : (05 December 2016 - 06:17 PM)

Trust me, you're not getting ALL the cold. You don't want ALL the cold.

@  BlackMax : (05 December 2016 - 06:04 PM)

You guys in Canada have nice weather! I know it! You keep sending all the cold down here to Ohio to dump snow on us.

@  LBD "Nyt... : (05 December 2016 - 05:45 PM)

@Nevermore Wonko and I are in Canada. ;P

@  Robowang : (05 December 2016 - 09:58 AM)

Big random stuff sale just posted in BST - Boxed and loose G1, Japanese magazine exclusives, Botcon stuff, and more

@  Waspinator : (05 December 2016 - 07:03 AM)

LINER FORM

@  BlackMax : (05 December 2016 - 04:20 AM)

Momo, Ura, Kin, or Ryu? :D

@  Tm_Silverclaw : (04 December 2016 - 05:00 PM)

But with Tauros you don't really have to worry about cars. ;)

@  TheMightyMol... : (04 December 2016 - 04:20 PM)

At least you don't have to clean up after a bike.

@  Bass X0 : (04 December 2016 - 04:19 PM)

Bicycles? That's old school. Riding a Tauros is the thing to do these days.

@  Nevermore : (04 December 2016 - 03:15 PM)

On a warm and sunny day, I could reach several dozen stores by bike.

@  Nevermore : (04 December 2016 - 03:14 PM)

Lots of small, medium-sized and large cities within a short travelling distance of each other, and decent infrastructure.

@  Nevermore : (04 December 2016 - 03:14 PM)

I guess that's the advantage of living in a decentralized major urban region.

@  Nevermore : (04 December 2016 - 02:55 PM)

Multiples of each except for Scorch Strike Jetstorm.

@  Nevermore : (04 December 2016 - 02:54 PM)

I've seen waves 1-3 of the original torpedo/cyclone/buzzsaw Mini-Cons plus a lone Scorch Strike Jetstorm from wave 4, as well as wave 1 of the Weaponizers.

@  Tm_Silverclaw : (04 December 2016 - 02:33 PM)

I litteraly have to tracel 20 minutes out of town to the next town over if I want to even find the 5 dollar heads. Which of course.. I don't have the money to do *sulks in corner*

@  TheMightyMol... : (04 December 2016 - 02:32 PM)

Yeah, still the first wave.

@  Tm_Silverclaw : (04 December 2016 - 02:32 PM)

You have Minicons?

@  TheMightyMol... : (04 December 2016 - 02:31 PM)

My Walmart has had three minicons and two Leader Skywarps and nothing else for about three months now.

@  Tm_Silverclaw : (04 December 2016 - 02:31 PM)

No seriously... We have almost an entire aisle of Batman/Superman toys... and from what the stocker has told me...at least 10 more boxes of it in the back.

@  Tm_Silverclaw : (04 December 2016 - 02:30 PM)

Wait.. you have Transformers? Around here it's "MAOR BATMANS!"

@  Steevy Maximus : (04 December 2016 - 02:18 PM)

Probably do

@  Nevermore : (04 December 2016 - 02:10 PM)

Seriously, I get the impression we actually have better distribution here around my part in Germany than most of the US does.

@  LBD "Nyt... : (04 December 2016 - 12:06 PM)

Over 40 minutes of waiting on the phone to find out if they had Galvatron (I was aiming for a price match deal if they did). Along the way, I ended up connecting to two other customers who were waiting to be connected to other departments.

@  LBD "Nyt... : (04 December 2016 - 12:00 PM)

Man, Walmart... that was an adventure of sorts yesterday...

@  wonko the sane? : (04 December 2016 - 11:57 AM)

I saw megatron at walmart, and astrotrain as well. Figured they were in the same case assortment. Now I don't know what to think.

@  LBD "Nyt... : (04 December 2016 - 11:25 AM)

Still hoping to find Chromedome, and another shot at Rewind. Not part of the sale, but...

@  LBD "Nyt... : (04 December 2016 - 11:25 AM)

Wow, didn't even know those were out here yet.

@  wonko the sane? : (04 December 2016 - 11:15 AM)

I got me an astrotrain at that sale! Wanted a megatron too, but didn't find one.

@  LBD "Nyt... : (04 December 2016 - 11:14 AM)

Went to TRU to take advantage of a 40% off deal they had on Sentinel Prime and Galvatron (I wanted the latter), but they were out of stock before the sale even began. =P Got a raincheck, at least.

@  BlackMax : (04 December 2016 - 08:33 AM)

Huh. Maybe I can figure a way to headcanon IDW Strafe into being AoE Strafe...

@  zephyrX9 : (04 December 2016 - 03:12 AM)

I'm sure under a different artist, she might look like something!

@  Verity Carlo : (04 December 2016 - 01:50 AM)

She....well, I'm not sure what she turns into, but it involves her face splitting in half.

@  Verity Carlo : (04 December 2016 - 01:49 AM)

There was also Strafe for Female Dinobots.

@  LordGigaIce : (03 December 2016 - 11:57 PM)

http://tfwiki.net/mediawiki/images2/3/33/Raptoricon_symbol.jpg

@  LordGigaIce : (03 December 2016 - 11:57 PM)

plus the best faction insignia ever

@  Dracula : (03 December 2016 - 11:27 PM)

but yeah we need toys of those Raptoricons yesterday.

@  Dracula : (03 December 2016 - 11:27 PM)

but BW also set the precedent that the gender of the scanned beast mode doesn't need to match the robot mode...so bright colors are fine ;)

@  BlackMax : (03 December 2016 - 11:04 PM)

That WOULD be a very good point, except Slash has got ~all the bright colors~, and in the bird world (which as we all know is also the dino world)rampant bright colors are a male thing.

@  LordGigaIce : (03 December 2016 - 10:56 PM)

There was that one Deluxe raptor mould from AoE....GET ON IT FUNPU....oh. Now I'm sad.

@  BlackMax : (03 December 2016 - 10:54 PM)

...I did not know bout this. Maybe I should amend my comment to "we need more female Dinotobts ~who have toys~."

@  Dracula : (03 December 2016 - 10:05 PM)

@BlackMax - did you know about the Raptoricons? Currently they've only been in fan club prose but they have pretty badass designs and are all female.

@  Rycochet : (03 December 2016 - 09:21 PM)

More female dinosaur transformers would be nice, but not specifically dinobots. Never been a fan of adding new guys to that specific subgroup, it feels a bit like when ageing rock bands add new members.

@  wonko the sane? : (03 December 2016 - 09:02 PM)

Wait, swoop isn't a woman?

@  BlackMax : (03 December 2016 - 07:44 PM)

Can I just take a moment and declare that we need some female Dinobots? Because we really need some female Dinobots.

@  TM2-Megatron : (03 December 2016 - 05:41 PM)

It was awesome seeing all those heroes together on screen, though. I hope Superman and Martian Manhunter get to participate in the next crossover


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#1 NightViper

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Posted 24 January 2011 - 01:55 PM

http://page5.auction...tion/e107471038

Not much of a surprise, but they're both Autobots.

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Posted 24 January 2011 - 01:58 PM

RTS sure has an awful lot of Autobots, doesn't it? Or am I imagining that?

QUOTE(orionpax44 @ Jun 24 2012, 01:03 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Childrens toys? whaa the boxes seriously say ages 5+ I consider myself the plus.
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You're talking to ▲ndrusi. Assume everything that he posts is snark.

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Posted 24 January 2011 - 01:59 PM

It's because of all the uncontrolled Decepticon hunting in the last line.

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Posted 24 January 2011 - 02:20 PM

QUOTE(▲ndrusi @ Jan 24 2011, 01:58 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
RTS sure has an awful lot of Autobots, doesn't it? Or am I imagining that?


RTS Autobots
  1. Jazz
  2. Tracks
  3. Fallback
  4. Mindset
  5. G2 Optimus
  6. Bumblebee
  7. Perceptor
  8. Wreck-Gar
  9. Rodimus
  10. Windcharger
  11. Grapple
  12. Strafe
  13. Deep Dive
  14. Downshift
  15. Bodyblock

RTS Decepticons
  1. Chopsaw
  2. Lugnut
  3. Cyclonus
  4. Rumble

Did I forget any?

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Posted 24 January 2011 - 02:20 PM

BTW that's worse than a TakaraTomy line in uneven ratios.

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Posted 24 January 2011 - 02:22 PM

Wow, seriously, what the hell? Why so few 'Cons?

You're far too young to be this bitter and angry at the world....

I'm reading that with Roy's voice. Heck, I read everything you post in a laconic Irish accent.

 


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Posted 24 January 2011 - 02:26 PM

QUOTE(Detour @ Jan 24 2011, 02:22 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Wow, seriously, what the hell? Why so few 'Cons?

Doesn't help that every single carded Deluxe is an Autobot (even Mindset the guy who was supposed to be a Decepticon), and 3 of the 4 Voyagers are Autobots too. Even the Scouts (where there are the most Decepticons to Autobots) are still out numbered 2 to 3.

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Posted 24 January 2011 - 02:28 PM

Perhaps because this way we're more likely to be genuinely surprised by a Decepticon?

QUOTE(orionpax44 @ Jun 24 2012, 01:03 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Childrens toys? whaa the boxes seriously say ages 5+ I consider myself the plus.
QUOTE(mx-01 archon @ Sep 9 2012, 01:53 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
You're talking to ▲ndrusi. Assume everything that he posts is snark.

#9 NightViper

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Posted 24 January 2011 - 02:30 PM

QUOTE(Powered Convoy @ Jan 24 2011, 02:20 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
QUOTE(▲ndrusi @ Jan 24 2011, 01:58 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
RTS sure has an awful lot of Autobots, doesn't it? Or am I imagining that?


RTS Autobots
  1. Jazz
  2. Tracks
  3. Fallback
  4. Mindset
  5. G2 Optimus
  6. Bumblebee
  7. Perceptor
  8. Wreck-Gar
  9. Rodimus
  10. Windcharger
  11. Grapple
  12. Strafe
  13. Deep Dive
  14. Downshift
  15. Bodyblock
RTS Decepticons
  1. Chopsaw
  2. Lugnut
  3. Cyclonus
  4. Rumble
Did I forget any?

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Just the two waves of Legends icon-arcee.gif

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Posted 24 January 2011 - 02:37 PM

QUOTE(▲ndrusi @ Jan 24 2011, 02:28 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Perhaps because this way we're more likely to be genuinely surprised by a Decepticon?


It's so painfully obvious who the Decepticons are, it hurts.

QUOTE(NightViper @ Jan 24 2011, 02:30 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Just the two waves of Legends icon-arcee.gif


I wouldn't count them, but it makes it even worse I imagine.


RTS Autobots
  1. Jazz
  2. Tracks
  3. Fallback
  4. Mindset
  5. G2 Optimus
  6. Bumblebee
  7. Perceptor
  8. Wreck-Gar
  9. Rodimus
  10. Windcharger
  11. Grapple
  12. Strafe
  13. Deep Dive
  14. Downshift
  15. Bodyblock
  16. Legends Optimus
  17. Legends Gold Bumblebee
  18. Legends Trailcutter
  19. Legends Prowl
RTS Decepticons
  1. Chopsaw
  2. Lugnut
  3. Cyclonus
  4. Rumble
  5. Legends Starscream
  6. Legends Megatron


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Posted 24 January 2011 - 02:41 PM

QUOTE(Caboose! @ Jan 24 2011, 12:59 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
It's because of all the uncontrolled Decepticon hunting in the last line.


Well played.

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Posted 24 January 2011 - 02:44 PM

Argh. I was hoping beyond hope that Bodyblock was a Decepticon. Or that, like, SOMEBODY would be. Geez.

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Posted 24 January 2011 - 02:47 PM

This is almost like the Henkei! Henkei! lineup, but at least they had like another 5 to 6 Decepticons that were exclusives to add to the 7 normal releases (plus Ravage and Nightstick).

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Posted 24 January 2011 - 02:53 PM

Meh, whatever. Since Bodyblock is probably going to become G2 Rook for me, it's easy as pie to resticker him, and ignore the random packaging blurb. I see the silver borders are back on the rubsigns, it seems like these must be the miniature ones they're starting to use on the Legends. It would be hard to find a flat surface large enough for a standard sized rubsign on a lot of the Scout toys we've gotten lately.
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Posted 24 January 2011 - 03:06 PM

QUOTE(J Gargoyle220 @ Jan 24 2011, 02:53 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Meh, whatever. Since Bodyblock is probably going to become G2 Rook for me, it's easy as pie to resticker him, and ignore the random packaging blurb. I see the silver borders are back on the rubsigns, it seems like these must be the miniature ones they're starting to use on the Legends. It would be hard to find a flat surface large enough for a standard sized rubsign on a lot of the Scout toys we've gotten lately.

see i want to go with G2 beachcomber......Seeing how the other dude is a peaceful guy. They can be the hippie duo

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Posted 24 January 2011 - 03:08 PM

QUOTE(Powered Convoy @ Jan 24 2011, 02:20 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
QUOTE(▲ndrusi @ Jan 24 2011, 01:58 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
RTS sure has an awful lot of Autobots, doesn't it? Or am I imagining that?


RTS Autobots
  1. Jazz
  2. Tracks
  3. Fallback
  4. Mindset
  5. G2 Optimus
  6. Bumblebee
  7. Perceptor
  8. Wreck-Gar
  9. Rodimus
  10. Windcharger
  11. Grapple
  12. Strafe
  13. Deep Dive
  14. Downshift
  15. Bodyblock
RTS Decepticons
  1. Chopsaw
  2. Lugnut
  3. Cyclonus
  4. Rumble
Did I forget any?

Randy


Deep Dive, Nightstick, Starscream, Megatron. Potentially Frenzy if they make him, and I'd guess we will get Starscream redecoed into Thundercracker and Skywarp.

You forgot Trailcutter and Prowl for Autobots.

Also we have a lot of potential repaint/remolds still unaccounted for who may end up in RTS and could be Decepticons... Thunderwing, Lugnut, Gen 2 Optimus, Tomahawk, Scourge and Wreck-Gar will get remolds.

Also remember that Reveal the Shield is just a gimmick of a part of the 2010 "Transformers" line, which includes the yellowbox, redbox, Generations, all those mini-cons... if you count the Seacons reissue that's 6 more Decepticons in the Transformers line. Do they have rub signs? If not they should.

PCC is Decepticon heavy at the moment, I think.

Edited by mignash, 24 January 2011 - 03:13 PM.


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Posted 24 January 2011 - 03:09 PM

QUOTE(J Gargoyle220 @ Jan 24 2011, 01:53 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
...Since Bodyblock is probably going to become G2 Rook for me...



QUOTE(Darkstream @ Jan 24 2011, 02:06 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
see i want to go with G2 beachcomber......


You're both wrong. He's Longtooth.

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Posted 24 January 2011 - 03:10 PM

QUOTE(Donocropolis @ Jan 24 2011, 03:09 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
QUOTE(J Gargoyle220 @ Jan 24 2011, 01:53 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
...Since Bodyblock is probably going to become G2 Rook for me...



QUOTE(Darkstream @ Jan 24 2011, 02:06 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
see i want to go with G2 beachcomber......


You're both wrong. He's Longtooth.


Yup.

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Posted 24 January 2011 - 03:22 PM

QUOTE(mignash @ Jan 24 2011, 03:08 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
QUOTE(Powered Convoy @ Jan 24 2011, 02:20 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
QUOTE(▲ndrusi @ Jan 24 2011, 01:58 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
RTS sure has an awful lot of Autobots, doesn't it? Or am I imagining that?


RTS Autobots
  1. Jazz
  2. Tracks
  3. Fallback
  4. Mindset
  5. G2 Optimus
  6. Bumblebee
  7. Perceptor
  8. Wreck-Gar
  9. Rodimus
  10. Windcharger
  11. Grapple
  12. Strafe
  13. Deep Dive
  14. Downshift
  15. Bodyblock
RTS Decepticons
  1. Chopsaw
  2. Lugnut
  3. Cyclonus
  4. Rumble
Did I forget any?

Randy


Deep Dive, Nightstick, Starscream, Megatron. Potentially Frenzy if they make him, and I'd guess we will get Starscream redecoed into Thundercracker and Skywarp.

You forgot Trailcutter and Prowl for Autobots.

Also we have a lot of potential repaint/remolds still unaccounted for who may end up in RTS and could be Decepticons... Thunderwing, Lugnut, Gen 2 Optimus, Tomahawk, Scourge and Wreck-Gar will get remolds.

Also remember that Reveal the Shield is just a gimmick of a part of the 2010 "Transformers" line, which includes the yellowbox, redbox, Generations, all those mini-cons... if you count the Seacons reissue that's 6 more Decepticons in the Transformers line. Do they have rub signs? If not they should.

PCC is Decepticon heavy at the moment, I think.


Look at the list above a couple posts (I added the Legends). Not going to count Nightstick as a separate guy. We can't count any retools/redecos that may or may not come out. Even one like Frenzy (the guy I call Rumble).

Even if they did come out I doubt we'd get solid waves of Decepticons (like we did with Autobot Deluxes).

Power Core Combiners and Generations are pretty evenly split between factions. RtS is overabundant in Autobots.

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Posted 24 January 2011 - 03:27 PM

Well, I'd say this calls for a Q&A submission.

Where all the 'cons at?
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