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@  OrionPax44 : (27 July 2017 - 01:44 PM)

A loose Scraplet wandering around??? Get back to the damn bar where you belong.

@  SHIELD Agent 47 : (27 July 2017 - 01:16 PM)

Or a scraplet!

@  Dracula : (27 July 2017 - 12:25 PM)

you might be a witch or a vampire.

@  Dracula : (27 July 2017 - 12:25 PM)

it's called "melting," yeah

@  tffan01 : (27 July 2017 - 12:17 PM)

I can't be the only one.

@  tffan01 : (27 July 2017 - 12:17 PM)

Anyone get this weird sensation when they're showering in hot water?

@  Daith : (26 July 2017 - 11:48 PM)

Stop making business sense! Your triggering my irrational hatred more!

@  Tm_Silverclaw : (26 July 2017 - 10:49 PM)

We know why places ain't pre-ordering. Walmart wants "SNES Mini in stock!" In there adds to get people into the strores, and GameStop wants to hold systems back till production is over with to scalp them.

@  Tm_Silverclaw : (26 July 2017 - 10:47 PM)

Stupid tablet made my edit a new post instead.

@  Patchouli Kn... : (26 July 2017 - 06:48 PM)

When The Revolution Comes, They'll Be The First Against The Wall-Mart

@  D Buster Prime : (26 July 2017 - 06:20 PM)

Wal-Mart? More like Off The Wall-Mart! Amiright?! *cries over canceled preorder*

@  TM2-Megatron : (26 July 2017 - 05:39 PM)

And the Walmart debacle has no doubt pissed off a whole lot of people. What should be fun is turned into a harrowing experience by these kind of pathetic sales tactics

@  TM2-Megatron : (26 July 2017 - 05:38 PM)

Nintendo is really starting to push fans' patience with this SNES classic thing. Why are preorders open someplaces overseas but not in North America?

@  Msol : (26 July 2017 - 05:03 PM)

Well anywho it's out in Canada and I grabbed mine. I couldn't find a thread so just as a warning: watch out when flipping the head out -- I scratched the paint off a bit while doing so. Very little clearance!

@  Msol : (26 July 2017 - 05:01 PM)

Is MPM-3 Bumblebee out in the US yet?

@  Daith : (26 July 2017 - 03:40 PM)

So all of us who thought we had our SNES Classic lined up friday night through Walmart.com just got flipped the bird.

@  Evac : (26 July 2017 - 08:51 AM)

Same.

@  MEDdMI : (26 July 2017 - 05:15 AM)

I just hate Facebook.

@  Confuzor : (26 July 2017 - 01:25 AM)

I hate when follow a link to an article from Facebook it has all this extra junk in the address box, so if I want to copy/paste to send to my friends via text, I have to go hunt down the "permalink" so it's a more manageable size

@  SHIELD Agent 47 : (24 July 2017 - 08:52 PM)

*sigh* Yup.

@  Foffy : (24 July 2017 - 06:16 PM)

That's the exact opposite of what Facebook wants to happen, though. They're hoping you get sucked in by other content and end up spending more time on Facebook and/or making an account.

@  SHIELD Agent 47 : (24 July 2017 - 04:02 PM)

I hate that these days when you use a permalink to a Facebook post, the rest of the page's material still shows up below. Like, WTF, I only want the old way of seeing the post and nothing else!

@  Benbot : (24 July 2017 - 01:34 PM)

I call bullshit on that

@  MEDdMI : (24 July 2017 - 01:08 PM)

Read the article. Apparently too many comics sets off the machines due to the glossy pages messing up the X-ray

@  Benbot : (24 July 2017 - 01:03 PM)

what possible justification could they have to ban books containing drawings?

@  MEDdMI : (24 July 2017 - 12:56 PM)

Per the article, United appears to be the only airline, but there might be others.

@  Dracula : (24 July 2017 - 12:48 PM)

Like anyone needed another reason not to fly United

@  Evac : (24 July 2017 - 12:46 PM)

No, apparently just United did.

@  Paladin : (24 July 2017 - 12:22 PM)

so the weekend of SDCC, the TSA banned COMIC BOOKS from check-in luggage. http://lechicgeek.bo...ium=LCG FB Page

@  Arazyr : (24 July 2017 - 11:39 AM)

...guy

@  ▲ndrusi : (24 July 2017 - 11:34 AM)

LEAKER DROPS POWER OF THE PRIMES BOMBSHELL! Shrapnel: "No, Bombshell's the other guy"

@  ▲ndrusi : (24 July 2017 - 11:34 AM)

...did RichardT and Nevermore just accidentally do a Cybertron Enquirer gag?

@  Nevermore : (24 July 2017 - 10:52 AM)

Note I wrote "bombshell"in lowercase.

@  Benbot : (24 July 2017 - 10:17 AM)

in this case, face

@  Paladin : (24 July 2017 - 10:16 AM)

depends what appendage its used on.

@  Benbot : (24 July 2017 - 10:15 AM)

I'm something something years old and I have actually never shaved with anything other than electric

@  Benbot : (24 July 2017 - 10:15 AM)

is it worth the trouble?

@  Benbot : (24 July 2017 - 10:15 AM)

Why does a safety razor give a closer shave than an electric razor?

@  RichardT1977 : (24 July 2017 - 10:08 AM)

Nevermore That was Shrapnel, not Bombshell.

@  ▲ndrusi : (24 July 2017 - 10:07 AM)

Deluxe Sludge alone is enough that I probably won't have to eat anything until 2025.

@  ▲ndrusi : (24 July 2017 - 10:06 AM)

I don't know about Paladin, but I personally am fueled by the rage of fans who have a very specific idea of what a Transformers toyline should be.

@  NotVeryKnightly : (24 July 2017 - 09:23 AM)

What do you mean too good? I don't recall lots of Micromaster updates.

@  Paladin : (24 July 2017 - 09:06 AM)

i remain unconvinced. "if it sounds too good to be true, it usually is."

@  General Tekno : (24 July 2017 - 08:58 AM)

yep - especially given that sure is one hyper easy forensic trail to find everyone involved in the leak

@  Nevermore : (24 July 2017 - 08:56 AM)

"How to lose your job spectacularly".

@  Nevermore : (24 July 2017 - 08:55 AM)

Holy cow.

@  Nevermore : (24 July 2017 - 08:55 AM)

Jesus, that Power of the Primes bombshell leak.

@  Fear or Courage : (24 July 2017 - 08:41 AM)

At least in Canada, they have excellent customer service.

@  Maruten : (23 July 2017 - 11:33 PM)

I've ordered from them several times with no problems.

@  Telly : (23 July 2017 - 11:19 PM)

i havent. but ive only ordered from them a few times


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#1 Walky

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Posted 21 March 2012 - 10:50 AM

https://twitter.com/#!/The_TF_Club/stat...4261120/photo/1
https://twitter.com/#!/The_TF_Club/stat...4362624/photo/1

Featuring the top of Flamefeather's head, I think.

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Posted 21 March 2012 - 10:52 AM

The more I see it more I'm entirely ok with Sky-Byte making that mold his own.
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Posted 21 March 2012 - 10:55 AM

I'm amused that everyone who retweeted those images besides me have Japanese-language Twitter accounts.

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Posted 21 March 2012 - 10:59 AM

Honey, Who Shrunk the Electro?

Seriously that's one of the other Go-bots cosplaying Electro at that height isn't it?
(Otherwise, awesome to see G2ers as always.)

-ZacWilliam, and that body is an infinite improvement over Sky Byte's original toy so good. icon-hotrod.gif

Edited by ZacWilliam1, 21 March 2012 - 11:01 AM.

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Posted 21 March 2012 - 11:03 AM

Strength... fading. I may have to break down and hunt that Sky-Byte toy after all.

*dreads secondary-market prices* icon-screamer.gif

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Posted 21 March 2012 - 12:54 PM

Cliffjumper looks angry. Did someone call him Hubcap?

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.

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Posted 21 March 2012 - 01:16 PM

I guess my Jhiaxus toy just leapt up in aftermarket worth. Yay, I guess?

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Posted 21 March 2012 - 01:39 PM

QUOTE(ZacWilliam1 @ Mar 21 2012, 11:59 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Honey, Who Shrunk the Electro?

Seriously that's one of the other Go-bots cosplaying Electro at that height isn't it?
(Otherwise, awesome to see G2ers as always.)

The Club's been really screwy in regards to G2 scale. Hero Prime in the Botcon prequel comic is downright tiny compared to the other Primes despite being an entire truck like RiD Prime instead of just a cab.
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Posted 21 March 2012 - 03:51 PM

I need Generations Windbreaker (Did they change his name?, I want a Skram too, Skram rules) and Manta Ray SO BADLY.

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Posted 21 March 2012 - 04:05 PM

Okay, so that toy is now Sunbowverse Jhiaxus? I guess?

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Posted 21 March 2012 - 04:26 PM

QUOTE(Spark @ Mar 21 2012, 06:39 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
The Club's been really screwy in regards to G2 scale. Hero Prime in the Botcon prequel comic is downright tiny compared to the other Primes despite being an entire truck like RiD Prime instead of just a cab.

Well, his toy is smaller than theirs, and that kind of thing tends to affect the way stuff gets drawn if they don't appear some other size in some other fiction first.

Sadly.

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Posted 21 March 2012 - 04:28 PM

QUOTE(Chip @ Mar 21 2012, 05:05 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Okay, so that toy is now Sunbowverse Jhiaxus? I guess?


See, that's why Unicron made Jhiaxus look like his RID toy in the Cauldron -- he's a big fan of the cartoon.

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Posted 21 March 2012 - 04:30 PM

QUOTE(Ursa Magnus @ Mar 21 2012, 12:03 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Strength... fading. I may have to break down and hunt that Sky-Byte toy after all.

*dreads secondary-market prices* icon-screamer.gif


Which is funny because I have two extra Sky-Bytes just sitting around that I was looking to unload at *SOME* point.
BotCon Sky-Byte is slightly better than his original, TM2 repaint body because less kibble and no chrome-wear.

Am I the only one suspecting Jhiaxus will shed his KB body for a new body appearing soon on toy shelves everywhere?

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Posted 21 March 2012 - 04:52 PM

QUOTE(B-Fox @ Mar 21 2012, 05:30 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
QUOTE(Ursa Magnus @ Mar 21 2012, 12:03 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Strength... fading. I may have to break down and hunt that Sky-Byte toy after all.

*dreads secondary-market prices* icon-screamer.gif


Which is funny because I have two extra Sky-Bytes just sitting around that I was looking to unload at *SOME* point.
BotCon Sky-Byte is slightly better than his original, TM2 repaint body because less kibble and no chrome-wear.

Am I the only one suspecting Jhiaxus will shed his KB body for a new body appearing soon on toy shelves everywhere?


Gosh, I hope so.

I've always really disliked that mold as Jhaxius.


-ZacWilliam, it's about average on other characters IMO, but it's always just really been a bad fit as J. for me.
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Posted 21 March 2012 - 05:00 PM

I approve of Sky-Byte's continued infiltration of other continuity families.

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Posted 21 March 2012 - 05:34 PM

QUOTE(Creedence @ Mar 21 2012, 11:16 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I guess my Jhiaxus toy just leapt up in aftermarket worth. Yay, I guess?

Probably. I know that I immediately sought out such a toy on eBay after the cameo at the end of the previous issue.

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Posted 21 March 2012 - 06:17 PM

QUOTE(B-Fox @ Mar 21 2012, 05:30 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Am I the only one suspecting Jhiaxus will shed his KB body for a new body appearing soon on toy shelves everywhere?

Either that, or appearing as Botcon attendee exclusive.
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Posted 21 March 2012 - 06:19 PM

2013's Free Club figure will be Revealed at BotCon 2012!
https://twitter.com/#!/The_TF_Club/stat...589988544856064

Runamuck Review/Preview!
http://bwtf.com/toyr...lines/runamuck/


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Posted 21 March 2012 - 06:37 PM

I'm still disappointed that Runabout is charcoal instead of black and Runamuck is creamy instead of white, but I'm excited to put them together. Does this mean we might get ours soon?

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Posted 21 March 2012 - 06:40 PM

I sure hope so. I hope now that the deadline is done, they start shipping them next week and don't wait until after BotCon.