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@  tffan01 : (24 July 2016 - 11:00 AM)

I believe this new Kong movie will not be as good as the 2005 one.

@  Pennpenn : (24 July 2016 - 08:52 AM)

You'd figure something like that would get a pass, some kind of grandfather clause since the name is already intractably established.

@  Paladin : (24 July 2016 - 08:15 AM)

"DS-1 Orbital Battle Station." That's the official classification...

@  Bass X0 : (24 July 2016 - 08:04 AM)

now that Hasbro can't use the word "Death" on the packaging of their toys, what will they call the Death Star?

@  Whirl Maximus : (24 July 2016 - 07:44 AM)

It's in the comic con trailer and seems like a hideous waste. I guess the show makers have no reverence for Doctor Who like they do Star Trek.

@  Bass X0 : (24 July 2016 - 04:20 AM)

Which is the height of quality for Family Guy jokes...

@  Whirl Maximus : (24 July 2016 - 04:00 AM)

David Tennent has done a cutaway for Family Guy. Don't get to excited it was a fart joke.

@  Broadside : (23 July 2016 - 03:17 PM)

"Micronauts: Starring psychic Peter Quill and E123-Omega".

@  Broadside : (23 July 2016 - 03:16 PM)

Ooh, sounds neat.

@  Sockie : (23 July 2016 - 01:16 PM)

Yeah, the first was definitely the weakest of the three. Really looking forward to the next issue; judging by the preview for it, it's delving into Karza and Shazraella's past and Microspace's exact political situation.

@  Broadside : (23 July 2016 - 01:11 PM)

I was ambivalent about the first issue, but the quality stepped up in the second and again in the third.

@  Sockie : (23 July 2016 - 10:37 AM)

And yes, Micronauts is great! I enjoyed the first three issues quite a lot.

@  Sockie : (23 July 2016 - 10:36 AM)

Cave Carson looks really cool as well, so I can't be too saddened about that.

@  Broadside : (23 July 2016 - 06:29 AM)

I ended up checking it out, and it's pretty damn neat.

@  Broadside : (23 July 2016 - 06:28 AM)

So. Micronauts, huh?

@  Maruten : (23 July 2016 - 03:49 AM)

Oh, it's only backups in "Cave Carson Has A Cybernetic Eye". Still. Onboard.

@  Maruten : (23 July 2016 - 03:44 AM)

YESSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSS

@  Maruten : (23 July 2016 - 03:43 AM)

I didn't think I was interested but OH DEAR GOD WONDER TWINS yesssssssss

@  Sockie : (22 July 2016 - 08:29 PM)

http://www.comicbookresources.com/imgsrv/imglib/0/0/1/superpowers-b18fd.jpg

@  Sockie : (22 July 2016 - 08:26 PM)

Oh man, Tom Scioli's next project is a DC superhero one. Superb!

@  siccoyote : (22 July 2016 - 06:40 PM)

Feeling left out?

@  Arthur Burlo : (22 July 2016 - 06:11 PM)

"about time" ???????????????????? :(

@  Nevermore : (22 July 2016 - 05:08 PM)

There was a shooting near a shopping mall in Munich, currently eight or nine people are dead. Three suspects, still at large.

@  Nevermore : (22 July 2016 - 05:07 PM)

About time...

@  Nevermore : (22 July 2016 - 05:07 PM)

So now it's Germany's turn to be the target of what appears to be aterrorist attack.

@  Nutjob R/T : (22 July 2016 - 02:44 PM)

Which is kinda... I preordered the new VF-2ss, and then before it shipped there was the exclusive version with the SAP pack that was only open for two days of orders. And then I got the naked VF2ss and it's... Not... Good.

@  TM2-Megatron : (22 July 2016 - 12:18 AM)

Yeah, Japanese online sellers seem to take it very seriously, in my experience. When you commit to something, it's expected that you follow through on it, and cancelled transactions seem to be frowned upon. However, I've never dealt with more courteous or considerate sellers than those in Japan; some have even enclosed a small gift item in the package on occasion.

@  NotVeryKnightly : (21 July 2016 - 03:44 PM)

Nothing really happened, I just got an email saying I shouldn't do that.

@  NotVeryKnightly : (21 July 2016 - 03:43 PM)

But I ended up buying it later since it got delayed.

@  Bass X0 : (21 July 2016 - 03:43 PM)

and what did they do?

@  NotVeryKnightly : (21 July 2016 - 03:42 PM)

I've cancelled something with them once.

@  Nutjob R/T : (21 July 2016 - 03:27 PM)

AmiAmi is nice but if you preorder you gotta friggin' MEAN it

@  Dracula : (21 July 2016 - 03:17 PM)

Yep, I ordered a bunch of Gundam kits from them earlier this year. The shipping was high but I had to do EMS due to the weight of the package

@  Bass X0 : (21 July 2016 - 03:09 PM)

and amiami is a reputable site? this is the first time i'm using them.

@  Dracula : (21 July 2016 - 02:56 PM)

Oh! Nice. I guess I thought SAL was always untracked.

@  NotVeryKnightly : (21 July 2016 - 01:39 PM)

Registered means it has tracking.

@  Dracula : (21 July 2016 - 01:26 PM)

Yeah it's just slower and doesn't have tracking...usually the best economic option

@  Benbot : (21 July 2016 - 01:07 PM)

SAL is just fine

@  Bass X0 : (21 July 2016 - 01:06 PM)

unless anybody has problems with "SAL Small Packet (Registered)".

@  Bass X0 : (21 July 2016 - 01:03 PM)

Okay, I got it down to 11,930 (£85) with SAL Small Packet (Registered). Thats better. £101 would be too much for two Deluxes and a Voyager even with better (IMO) color schemes.

@  MEDdMI : (21 July 2016 - 01:02 PM)

That's about 101.55 British pounds

@  Bass X0 : (21 July 2016 - 12:58 PM)

Is 14,200 Yen worth it for Takara Skull, Hardhead and Galvatron with shipping to the UK from amiami?

@  SHIELD Agent 47 : (21 July 2016 - 11:38 AM)

I doubt anyone takes it seriously that Primax 1005.19 Gamma is indeed the original universe. That author comment is bound to be contradicted by some multiverse story down the road, anyway. Even Vector Prime in AVP said that even if it were true, there is no way for him or his colleagues to discern so, which obviates any substantial impact of "Elegant Chaos".

@  tffan01 : (21 July 2016 - 10:48 AM)

I remember my silly haunted toy thread, 10 people voted 1 star or so sniff http://www.allspark....d-transformers/ I don't believe in haunted stuff but I still made the thread for the lulz.

@  tffan01 : (21 July 2016 - 10:42 AM)

no, he left it ambigious actually.

@  NotVeryKnightly : (21 July 2016 - 10:42 AM)

So someone already contradicted him.

@  Locoman : (21 July 2016 - 10:41 AM)

So really who can say

@  Locoman : (21 July 2016 - 10:41 AM)

But Vector Prime said that it just altered THAT universe's properties, allowing for the development of things like the Functionist world

@  tffan01 : (21 July 2016 - 10:19 AM)

I know he didn't create the IDW universe but he's the writer of one of its titles, that's why I said "his universe".

@  NotVeryKnightly : (21 July 2016 - 10:15 AM)

Also it's not exactly "his (Roberts') universe" since Barber exists, even if you ignore all the earlier IDW stuff.


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Posted 10 February 2012 - 06:59 PM

Sooooo, almost time for Toyfair 2012. I'm hoping, but not expecting, for much new stuff to be shown.

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Transformers Bot Shots
Transformers Fall of Cybertron & Movie Trilogy
Transformers Kre-O
Transformers Prime
Transformers Rescue Bots


G.I. Joe Photos
Marvel Super Heroes
My Little Pony
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Hasbro Stock Photos Transformers

Edited by Powered Convoy, 12 February 2012 - 11:07 AM.

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Posted 10 February 2012 - 07:15 PM

I am expecting to see weaponizer OP, base OP and mmmmmmaybe some of the new powerizers, finally painted.

Edited by RCX, 10 February 2012 - 07:15 PM.

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Posted 10 February 2012 - 07:30 PM

Oh yes! We should get a good look at Maximus Prime (Optimus Maximus? Maximus Optimax? Primimmus Maxiopt?)
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Posted 10 February 2012 - 07:34 PM

I'm hoping for new Generations personally, but I doubt we'll see much of them. If we do, it may be in the no photos allowed area.

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Posted 10 February 2012 - 07:41 PM

Isn't the next batch of Generations going to be the FoC figures? Of which we've seen 5?

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Posted 10 February 2012 - 08:04 PM

My dream would be to see Generations figures that AREN'T FoC. But I'm sure the best we can hope for is Bruticus.

Since Optimus Maximus is a high-dollar toy, it's almost a sure thing for the show. It'd be nice to get a good look at that, along with more Cyberverse and maybe some of the "Movie Trilogy" toys.

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Posted 10 February 2012 - 09:10 PM


What I dream of seeing:

Lots of new Cyberverse and Bot Shots we have yet to see.

Some new Prime characters that are interesting, surprising and might be addable to my CHUGUR shelf style wise.

More Generations including Bruticus transformed right, the others we've heard of, and in my dream world all five Dinobots.


-ZacWilliam, and at least one new segment subline we don't know of that has some cool and interesting surprises...
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Posted 10 February 2012 - 09:18 PM

I am hoping to see soooooo many Kreons and Bot Shotses.


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Posted 10 February 2012 - 09:24 PM

QUOTE(M Sipher @ Feb 10 2012, 09:18 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I am hoping to see soooooo many Kreons and Bot Shotses.


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You may see up to 44!

Bot Shotses, that is.

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Posted 10 February 2012 - 09:25 PM

My Kingdom for more Seeker Bot Shots (besides Starscream and Thundercracker, which we already know of, that is).

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Posted 10 February 2012 - 09:47 PM

QUOTE(Powered Convoy @ Feb 10 2012, 09:25 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
My Kingdom for more Seeker Bot Shots (besides Starscream and Thundercracker, which we already know of, that is).

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I'd say there's a 100% chance of at least Skywarp and Thundercracker, and probably a 50% chance of other Seekers.

There's 44 of these dudes.

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Posted 10 February 2012 - 09:48 PM

Well we've seen Thundercracker already. Yeah but I'll buy the heck out of a Skywarp.

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Posted 10 February 2012 - 09:58 PM

I'm hoping that Hasbro decides to start treating Cyberverse as more than just a tiny Prime line and starts to throw in some other lines (G1, Beast Wars, RiD, whatever) toys in it.

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Posted 10 February 2012 - 10:04 PM

QUOTE(mignash @ Feb 10 2012, 09:58 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I'm hoping that Hasbro decides to start treating Cyberverse as more than just a tiny Prime line and starts to throw in some other lines (G1, Beast Wars, RiD, whatever) toys in it.


We're already getting Universal studios Evac and retooled hands on RotF Sideways in red as Mirage. So give it time.

As for Kreo:


better looks at these sets and the Devestator one.





Legends class figure when? REAL SOON!!

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Posted 10 February 2012 - 10:16 PM

I'd want to see the alternate head generations repaints, Lugnut v2, Hardhead, etc. If they aren't at Toyfair, I'll hold out hope we'll see more tgenerations toys at Botcon where they'd make a bigger splash.

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Posted 10 February 2012 - 10:19 PM

Is that... Spinister? That looks badass!!!

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Posted 10 February 2012 - 10:25 PM

QUOTE(Code of Walky @ Feb 10 2012, 06:47 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
QUOTE(Powered Convoy @ Feb 10 2012, 09:25 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
My Kingdom for more Seeker Bot Shots (besides Starscream and Thundercracker, which we already know of, that is).

Randy


I'd say there's a 100% chance of at least Skywarp and Thundercracker, and probably a 50% chance of other Seekers.

There's 44 of these dudes.


Adam Pawlus said we would be getting Acid Storm and Nemesis Prime.

How much you want to bet the line dies long before we actually get all 44 Botshots? Not that I want it to, I'll be all over the little blighters.

Edited by Nanite, 10 February 2012 - 10:26 PM.

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Posted 10 February 2012 - 10:33 PM

QUOTE(Nanite @ Feb 10 2012, 10:25 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
QUOTE(Code of Walky @ Feb 10 2012, 06:47 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
QUOTE(Powered Convoy @ Feb 10 2012, 09:25 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
My Kingdom for more Seeker Bot Shots (besides Starscream and Thundercracker, which we already know of, that is).

Randy


I'd say there's a 100% chance of at least Skywarp and Thundercracker, and probably a 50% chance of other Seekers.

There's 44 of these dudes.


Adam Pawlus said we would be getting Acid Storm and Nemesis Prime.

How much you want to bet the line dies long before we actually get all 44 Botshots? Not that I want it to, I'll be all over the little blighters.


I will bet you an FE Bulkead they all show up in at least one market, but not necessarily the same market.

Edited by Phlis, 10 February 2012 - 10:36 PM.


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Posted 10 February 2012 - 10:35 PM

QUOTE(Powered Convoy @ Feb 10 2012, 07:34 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I'm hoping for new Generations personally, but I doubt we'll see much of them. If we do, it may be in the no photos allowed area.

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Probably not the case. The Kreo room was the exception, far from the rule.
And usually whatever is in the UK show is in our show.
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Posted 10 February 2012 - 10:39 PM

I would also imagine the Kre-O room being no-photos last year was because the line was super-new.


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