so im reading transformers.com right.......

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so im reading transformers.com right.......

Post by NISMOJOE » Thu Mar 21, 2002 2:30 am

Here's a look at the TRANSFORMERS line in 2002:

TRANSFORMERS ROBOTS IN DISGUISE


ROBOTS IN DISGUISE BASIC FIGURES
(Approximate retail price: $4.99; recommended age: 5 & up)
Military COMBINERS robots - Villains RO-TOR the helicopter, MOVOR the shuttle, ARMORHIDE the tank and ROLLBAR the all-terrain vehicle combine with deluxe flat-bed truck, MEGA-OCTANE, to form the RUINATION figure, an evil robot featured in the TV animated series. Firetruck OPTIMUS PRIME and car transport ULTRA MAGNUS are also offered, as well as a 2-pack of figures containing SCOURGE, the evil black truck, and X-BRAWN, the heroic SUV. OBSIDIAN, the helicopter is also new in this assortment.
Availability: COMBINERS, OPTIMUS PRIME, ULTRA MAGNUS and the 2-pack all available now. OBSIDIAN will be available in April.


ROBOTS IN DISGUISE DELUXE FIGURES
(Approximate retail price: $9.99; recommended age: 5 & up)
This assortment of figures contains many cool recognizable vehicles that change into robots: the Construction COMBINERS - Heroes WEDGE the bulldozer, GRIMLOCK the backhoe, HIGHTOWER the crane, and HEAVY LOAD the dump truck - combine to form LANDFILL the massive robot, just like on TV! MEGA OCTANE, the flat-bed truck that combines with the basic COMBINERS is also offered in this assortment. Also available are refreshed versions of PROWL, SIDEBURN and X-BRAWN figures. Also new in this assortment is STORM JET.
Availability: Now; STORM JET in April.


ROBOTS IN DISGUISE MEGA FIGURES
(Approximate retail price: $14.99; recommended age: 5 & up)
A trio of trains makes up the ROBOTS IN DISGUISE Mega assortment of figures: Heroic RAILSPIKE, MIDNIGHT EXPRESS and RAPID RUN figures are bullet trains that change into robots. The three trains combine to form the RAIL RACER figure, a super-powered robot as seen in the cartoon! Also new is a hero 3-pack including NIGHTCRUZ a jet, MIRAGE GT a race car and SCAVENGER a construction vehicle.
Availability: COMBINERS available now; three-pack available in April


ROBOTS IN DISGUISE ULTRA FIGURES
(Approximate retail price: $19.99; recommended age: 5 & up)
The GALVATRON figure is a new deco of the MEGATRON figure, but with four additional modes, just like on the TV program! In addition to changing into a jet, a transport, a giant claw, a gargoyle, and a robot, he can also change into a griffin, a 2-headed flying dragon, an elephant, and a boat.
Availability: Now


what the hell is this Obsidian, NightCruz, Mirage GT, Scavenger, Storm Jet

they are just being ridiculous now!!!!!!!

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Post by RID Scourge » Thu Mar 21, 2002 2:47 am

Those are the Beast Machines repaints they're making instead of Fort Max. I really would like to watch someone torture the guy whose brilliant idea it was to leave out that one key figure. Hasbro sucks!!!

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Post by NISMOJOE » Thu Mar 21, 2002 2:56 am

DAMN THEY'RE STOOPID

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Yes...

Post by Denyer » Thu Mar 21, 2002 3:32 am

...because they won't make a kids toy most parents won't buy.

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Post by Alpha Trion » Thu Mar 21, 2002 3:49 am

if i had kids and they were cool enough to want fort max, i'd happily buy them one and one for myself and one to keep mib.

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Post by Jim » Fri Mar 22, 2002 4:58 am

Originally posted by NISMOJOE
DAMN THEY'RE STOOPID


Maybe so, but you will be buying two of each still, right? :)

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