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#21 Goblez

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Posted 31 January 2012 - 07:19 PM

Man did Amrada do very well in Japan or something? its like they never stopped with the minicons


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#22 Mrduce1018

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Posted 31 January 2012 - 07:23 PM

Can't wait to get these guys. Anyone know who might be getting these for us US fans? Hydra comes to mind, anyone else?

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Posted 31 January 2012 - 07:24 PM

This is a welcome development. Wonder what the US release format will be.

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Posted 31 January 2012 - 07:26 PM

Minicons do exist in this universe. That snake and gecko are bad ass.

#25 Hydra

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Posted 31 January 2012 - 07:34 PM

Apparently the whole Micron thing for Prime is Japan-only, so I doubt if these will be seen in the US, either.

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Posted 31 January 2012 - 07:43 PM

Wow, that's really surprising.

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Posted 31 January 2012 - 07:56 PM

QUOTE(lastmaximal @ Jan 31 2012, 07:24 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
This is a welcome development. Wonder what the US release format will be.

Probably none.
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#28 lastmaximal

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Posted 31 January 2012 - 08:15 PM

Poop.

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#29 Lazy Garou

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Posted 31 January 2012 - 08:42 PM

A part of me ( something like 5% of my brainpower) tends to think of this weird paranoid Theory that exclusives like these are a form of revenge because we had easy access to some cybertron molds that were not that easily available in Japan. Namely Menasor and Quickmix. And some people were so pissed off by that that they decided to work for Takara, so they could develop stuff that would be impossible for fans and collectors from the rest of the world to acquire, and now their evil schemes are coming to fruition.
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Posted 31 January 2012 - 08:51 PM

Pff, Quickmix and Menasor would have been easy for someone in Japan to get the US versions of, just Ebay it icon-waspy.gif

Interesting that there a few Microns being made for this, though. These ones and those other ones that turn into the weapons and all. Given they're all new molds I wonder if Hasbro has any plan at all, even if they are originally capsule toys. They did sell the previously blind-packed Micromaster Combiners, after all

#31 Lazy Garou

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Posted 31 January 2012 - 08:57 PM

I'm not saying it was a sound theory, it's some paranoid thought of my idle mind. just that.
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Posted 31 January 2012 - 09:46 PM

QUOTE(Powered Convoy @ Jan 31 2012, 07:43 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Wow, that's really surprising.

Sucks to live in America and be a Minicon collector (or heck even a Transformers Prime collector). icon-fire.gif

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nah...always ways to get what we need..

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Posted 01 February 2012 - 04:27 AM

QUOTE(Powered Convoy @ Feb 1 2012, 01:16 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
The Cobra looks like it might transform into Knock Out's Cattle Prod.

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And the gecko looks like the buzzsaw he used when he wanted to 'take a sample' of Ratchet in that drug abuse episode.

Man, these look awesome. I do hope they are not Takara Exclusive, but I'll get them even if they are.

#34 Hydra

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Posted 01 February 2012 - 06:21 AM

QUOTE(Pony of Merak @ Feb 1 2012, 10:42 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
A part of me ( something like 5% of my brainpower) tends to think of this weird paranoid Theory that exclusives like these are a form of revenge because we had easy access to some cybertron molds that were not that easily available in Japan. Namely Menasor and Quickmix. And some people were so pissed off by that that they decided to work for Takara, so they could develop stuff that would be impossible for fans and collectors from the rest of the world to acquire, and now their evil schemes are coming to fruition.


We sold those as an e-HOBBY USA exclusive, so they were easy enough. icon-ironhide.gif
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Posted 01 February 2012 - 12:10 PM

Not as stoked on these as I am for the others, but in general I want ALL these weapon Minicons. I hope they come out in the States.

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Posted 02 February 2012 - 08:32 AM

QUOTE(Darkstream @ Jan 31 2012, 09:46 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
nah...always ways to get what we need..

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Posted 02 February 2012 - 11:46 AM

Captured Prey has these guys up for preorder, snagged myself a couple beasties. icon-hotrod.gif

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Posted 02 February 2012 - 12:13 PM

Wow, that's surprisingly cheap.
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Posted 02 February 2012 - 12:24 PM

QUOTE(Robowang @ Feb 2 2012, 05:13 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Wow, that's surprisingly cheap.


Yep, not bad at all.

The two beasties cost me just under $14 shipped. icon-ironhide.gif

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Posted 02 February 2012 - 12:42 PM

QUOTE(Robogeek1973 @ Feb 2 2012, 11:46 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Captured Prey has these guys up for preorder, snagged myself a couple beasties. icon-hotrod.gif


And...bought. icon-hotrod.gif

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