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#1 NightViper

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Posted 31 January 2012 - 02:37 PM

What in the...

More Microns? Including a gecko and snake? As capsule toys?

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Posted 31 January 2012 - 02:39 PM

Weeeird.

Is that first one Optimus?

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#3 NightViper

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Posted 31 January 2012 - 02:40 PM

Looks like the first two are Prime and Bumblebee.

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Posted 31 January 2012 - 02:40 PM

I don't know what Takara is doing, or why, but I love it so much.

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Posted 31 January 2012 - 02:46 PM

QUOTE(Cabooceratops @ Jan 31 2012, 02:40 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I don't know what Takara is doing, or why, but I love it so much.

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Posted 31 January 2012 - 02:47 PM

Nice. Well, I'm not sure about the chameleon/axe thing, and Bumblebee's double sword looks silly in sword mode, but otherwise they're pretty cool.

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Posted 31 January 2012 - 02:53 PM

MINICONS!!! WOOOO Awesome year for me!

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Posted 31 January 2012 - 02:59 PM

I want that Chainsaw so I can put it down and listen to you

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Posted 31 January 2012 - 03:07 PM

Interesting and neat. icon-ironhide.gif

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Posted 31 January 2012 - 03:29 PM

Names: Optimus Prime Blaster, Bumblebee Sword, Zad (lizard), and Cob (cobra).

Edit: Or it's Sad and Gob. The text isn't clear enough to tell.

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Posted 31 January 2012 - 03:49 PM

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Posted 31 January 2012 - 03:53 PM

So, how good are capsule toys in general? Is this going to look more like a Kabaya gum kit than a minicon? Has this been done before with TFs?

Not that it'll stop me getting them(That could be price and difficulty.), but I'm a bit curious.

Edited by Cabooceratops, 31 January 2012 - 03:54 PM.

how hugged up would it be if you jumped in a ball pit and it was just tomatoes painted different colors

 

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#13 NightViper

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Posted 31 January 2012 - 03:59 PM

It depends on how much they charge for them.

It's not like the 25-50 cent machines here. You can have $5-10 machines in Japan.

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Posted 31 January 2012 - 04:01 PM

QUOTE(NightViper @ Jan 31 2012, 03:59 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
It depends on how much they charge for them.

It's not like the 25-50 cent machines here. You can have $5-10 machines in Japan.

Oh, interesting, thanks!

These are neat little things, though. So if they only come in one color I think I'd be fine.

Edited by Cabooceratops, 31 January 2012 - 04:02 PM.

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Posted 31 January 2012 - 04:03 PM

Man, I'm not planning on getting into Prime, but I do love me all of these targetmaster minicons. I really hope to see them released on their own Stateside.

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Posted 31 January 2012 - 04:03 PM

I wonder how much they'd have to charge for blind-packed Minicons in the U.S.

I keep seeing stuff like the Lego and Mega Bloks figures sold that way and I think it'd be kinda cool to have Transformers in that niche too.

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Posted 31 January 2012 - 04:12 PM

QUOTE(Gryllid @ Jan 31 2012, 04:03 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I wonder how much they'd have to charge for blind-packed Minicons in the U.S.

I keep seeing stuff like the Lego and Mega Bloks figures sold that way and I think it'd be kinda cool to have Transformers in that niche too.

Well, Hasbro has dipped their toes in that market with the Blindbag Miniponies, so it's possible unless Hasbro has already stated otherwise.

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Posted 31 January 2012 - 06:05 PM

Oh, these are cool. And, strangely, very 3rd partyish. Huh.
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Posted 31 January 2012 - 06:17 PM

QUOTE(Gryllid @ Jan 31 2012, 09:03 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I wonder how much they'd have to charge for blind-packed Minicons in the U.S.

I keep seeing stuff like the Lego and Mega Bloks figures sold that way and I think it'd be kinda cool to have Transformers in that niche too.


In parts and paint app terms these can't be far off the cost of the Mega Bloks Halo spartans, so they certainly feel like they'd be doable at that price.

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Posted 31 January 2012 - 07:16 PM

The Cobra looks like it might transform into Knock Out's Cattle Prod.

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