Home Menu

Menu



View Poll Results: What is your stance on Bootleg toys?
They're fun to collect, but never a substitue for the real thing! 289 44.05%
They're fun to collect, but never a substitue for the real thing!
289 44.05%
They're funny, but I'd never buy one. 216 32.93%
They're funny, but I'd never buy one.
216 32.93%
They're taking money away from Bandai! And they're dangerous! 33 5.03%
They're taking money away from Bandai! And they're dangerous!
33 5.03%
My kids won't know the difference. Why buy real toys when these are cheaper? 16 2.44%
My kids won't know the difference. Why buy real toys when these are cheaper?
16 2.44%
Don't really care either way. 102 15.55%
Don't really care either way.
102 15.55%
Votes: 656. You may not vote on this poll

Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old March 31st, 2019, 02:20 PM #2421
a squad's Avatar
> a squad
Gettin Supercharged Up
 
Joined: Aug 2005
Posts: 4,091
a squad
Gettin Supercharged Up
a squad's Avatar
 
Joined: Aug 2005
Posts: 4,091



Megazord, Dragonzord, Voltron, AND Gundam? I NEED this to be a real thing like NOW!!!!!!
a squad is offline     Reply With QuoteReply With Quote
Old March 31st, 2019, 02:34 PM #2422
> Spider-Phoenix
Setting things right
 
Joined: Feb 2008
Posts: 8,710
Spider-Phoenix
Setting things right
 
Joined: Feb 2008
Posts: 8,710



AkaDekaFruityBiscuitEtc wrote: View Post

My sister found and sent this to me this morning... I want it.

https://i.imgur.com/jnhvpOQ.png
It's a shameless knock-off that's a chimera...

But screw all that, it looks awesome!
Spider-Phoenix is offline     Reply With QuoteReply With Quote
Old April 8th, 2019, 03:33 AM #2423
Red Rock's Avatar
> Red Rock
Power Ranger
 
Joined: Dec 2015
Posts: 1,331
Red Rock
Power Ranger
Red Rock's Avatar
 
Joined: Dec 2015
Posts: 1,331



I'm not sure what that is. The writing is in Korean.
Red Rock is offline     Reply With QuoteReply With Quote
Old April 25th, 2019, 08:41 AM #2424
Dark storm's Avatar
> Dark storm
Power Ranger
 
Joined: May 2010
Posts: 2,655
Dark storm
Power Ranger
Dark storm's Avatar
 
Joined: May 2010
Posts: 2,655



Got this guy in a few days ago. The interchange robot is actually a very cool idea, what I imagine zordbuilder should have been like. Smaller and more affordable, but with more/better compatibility. Something like a $20-$25 price point at a more intermediate megazord size where they can easily produce more and make more versions. Looked like what they were going for here, with WF and JF. This is the size of a Build-a-figure megazord.

All pics here https://ibb.co/album/gd6vYv




Overall, actually neat and pretty detailed figure and zords. Of course, it is very cheap plastic, but they did surprisingly well with the accuracy, aside from deer zord. I find the cyberkey ankylozord tail sword very amusing, considering the megazord can't hold it. I wanted to get the other one just for the dino zords, but this thing is too cheaply made to warrant another $30 for that. The giraffe helmet pegs on, but of course it broke right away. Bison doesn't transform at all, solid plastic aside from moving head and horns, and condor's megazord head doen't turn around. The pegs where you attach the lion to the bison are surprisingly good, but condor locks too tightly into the lion, so it feels like it's going to break when you pull it out, but so far it hasn't. But the lion does retain the automatic pop up piece on the head (spring-loaded) where the condor attaches.

Didn't mean to do a review here, but this was just too interesting a knock-off for me to pass up on, especially considering all the other versions they have out. Also, got this on Wish, if anyone wants to know.
Oh yeah, and the website showed a yellow-bluish lion, the box shows black lion, but it came with red. Another neat, but cheap thing about these is the legs are made to detach and reattach. I was just able to put the giraffe's back legs on the lion. Condor and Bison are the only ones that can't do that here.

Correction: The bison's legs from the megazord's knees to the bison's front knees are each one solid part that can detach completely and can be posed to make the bison stand, but it looks horribull. Hehe, sorry.

Last edited by Dark storm; April 25th, 2019 at 09:03 AM.
Dark storm is offline     Reply With QuoteReply With Quote
  Likes: (5)
Details on post Likes can be viewed by active members only. Log in or Register today if you're not yet a member.
Old May 2nd, 2019, 09:40 PM #2425
ZeldaTheSwordsman's Avatar
> ZeldaTheSwordsman
Power Ranger
 
Joined: May 2011
Posts: 1,232
ZeldaTheSwordsman
Power Ranger
ZeldaTheSwordsman's Avatar
 
Joined: May 2011
Posts: 1,232



I, too, find the Cyber Key weapon amusing. At least they picked an appropriate key for the job!

My Ape, Bear, and Wolf Ninjazords are bootlegs I found at a yard sale, and my Falconzord is a mishmash of parts from a one-winged tailless legit one my dad picked up at a thrift store ages ago and a more intact bootleg from the same yardsale lot. I used the chest and backplate of the bootleg because it's based on the BoJ version and thus has a dummy switch and functioning battery cover. Why yes, I am enough of a nutbar that I plan on rigging it up with DIY electronics, why do you ask?
ZeldaTheSwordsman is offline     Reply With QuoteReply With Quote
Old June 18th, 2019, 05:06 AM #2426
Patamon's Avatar
> Patamon
Digimon of Hope
 
Joined: Sep 2004
Posts: 2,494
Patamon
Digimon of Hope
Patamon's Avatar
 
Joined: Sep 2004
Posts: 2,494



Dark storm wrote: View Post

Got this guy in a few days ago. The interchange robot is actually a very cool idea, what I imagine zordbuilder should have been like. Smaller and more affordable, but with more/better compatibility. Something like a $20-$25 price point at a more intermediate megazord size where they can easily produce more and make more versions. Looked like what they were going for here, with WF and JF. This is the size of a Build-a-figure megazord.

All pics here https://ibb.co/album/gd6vYv
https://i.ibb.co/vwdM2WB/IMG-20190422-153632832.jpg
https://i.ibb.co/vcrXxqy/IMG-20190422-153910094.jpg
https://i.ibb.co/JFxRxr7/IMG-20190422-154724134.jpg
https://i.ibb.co/Dw6FPw3/IMG-20190422-155433669.jpg
Overall, actually neat and pretty detailed figure and zords. Of course, it is very cheap plastic, but they did surprisingly well with the accuracy, aside from deer zord. I find the cyberkey ankylozord tail sword very amusing, considering the megazord can't hold it. I wanted to get the other one just for the dino zords, but this thing is too cheaply made to warrant another $30 for that. The giraffe helmet pegs on, but of course it broke right away. Bison doesn't transform at all, solid plastic aside from moving head and horns, and condor's megazord head doen't turn around. The pegs where you attach the lion to the bison are surprisingly good, but condor locks too tightly into the lion, so it feels like it's going to break when you pull it out, but so far it hasn't. But the lion does retain the automatic pop up piece on the head (spring-loaded) where the condor attaches.

Didn't mean to do a review here, but this was just too interesting a knock-off for me to pass up on, especially considering all the other versions they have out. Also, got this on Wish, if anyone wants to know.
Oh yeah, and the website showed a yellow-bluish lion, the box shows black lion, but it came with red. Another neat, but cheap thing about these is the legs are made to detach and reattach. I was just able to put the giraffe's back legs on the lion. Condor and Bison are the only ones that can't do that here.

Correction: The bison's legs from the megazord's knees to the bison's front knees are each one solid part that can detach completely and can be posed to make the bison stand, but it looks horribull. Hehe, sorry.
Wow, and the irony of this is I just saw a video of another of these knockoff megazord, only the one in the video I saw was a mix up of Wildforce zords and Dino Thunder zords.

here's the video in question.
Patamon is offline     Reply With QuoteReply With Quote
Old August 11th, 2019, 12:06 PM #2427
Red Dino Ranger's Avatar
> Red Dino Ranger
Defender of Earth
 
Joined: Jul 2005
Posts: 2,943
eBay
Red Dino Ranger
Defender of Earth
Red Dino Ranger's Avatar
 
Joined: Jul 2005
Posts: 2,943
eBay



Another bootleg Auto-Morphin. Funny thing is, this is the first time I see one with the Green Ranger shield, not the White Ranger one. Even cooler is that the shield actually has a sculpted Tyranno coin on it.

Now the Kimberly face...not so nice



Red Dino Ranger is offline     Reply With QuoteReply With Quote
  Likes: (1)
Details on post Likes can be viewed by active members only. Log in or Register today if you're not yet a member.
Old August 11th, 2019, 01:02 PM #2428
> AkaBunnyUnicorn
Crazy Alien Bunny Thing
 
Joined: Jun 2018
Posts: 1,807
AkaBunnyUnicorn
Crazy Alien Bunny Thing
 
Joined: Jun 2018
Posts: 1,807



By the look of those eyes, is she merely soulless or have her eyes been removed from her head and those are meant to be empty sockets? Because either way it is creepy and I love it.
AkaBunnyUnicorn is online now     Reply With QuoteReply With Quote
Old August 11th, 2019, 01:56 PM #2429
> Spider-Phoenix
Setting things right
 
Joined: Feb 2008
Posts: 8,710
Spider-Phoenix
Setting things right
 
Joined: Feb 2008
Posts: 8,710



The face looks more like a Trini gone horribly wrong.

Maybe Kim is the Yellow Ranger in the bootleg continuity
Spider-Phoenix is offline     Reply With QuoteReply With Quote
Old August 11th, 2019, 02:17 PM #2430
> DekaRed Prime
Plus Ultra!
 
Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 3,325
DekaRed Prime
Plus Ultra!
 
Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 3,325



If it hadn't come out of a box with Power Rangers on it, I'd quite happily say it was PteraRanger Mei.
DekaRed Prime is offline     Reply With QuoteReply With Quote
Post Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

 

Connect







 

Design

    RangerBoard designs are exclusive to Members.
    Please login to access all available designs.

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 10:44 PM.
Powered by vBulletin® / Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.