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Old January 9th, 2019, 08:30 AM #2441
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What are the chances the Bumblebee move will break even.
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Old January 9th, 2019, 11:23 AM #2442
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What are the chances the Bumblebee move will break even.
What are the chances it won't? It's already made $306 million off a budget of $100-135 million, with several large markets still to open.
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Old January 10th, 2019, 09:41 AM #2443
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The first four episodes of Rescue Bots Academy are now available on iTunes! Like Cyberverse on iTunes and YouTube, the rest of the episodes will be uploaded as they are broadcast.

https://itunes.apple.com/us/tv-seaso...1/id1447119767

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Old January 10th, 2019, 05:09 PM #2444
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Well, I got Hun-Gurr in the mail and have completed Abominus. Looks good.
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Old January 10th, 2019, 06:07 PM #2445
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Well, I got Hun-Gurr in the mail and have completed Abominus. Looks good.
Im waiting for that upgrade kit before i combine my set. Cant stand the stock look at all
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Old January 10th, 2019, 06:12 PM #2446
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Im waiting for that upgrade kit before i combine my set. Cant stand the stock look at all
How much is that? Saw one for 35 at TF Source. Really he doesn't look bad. Better than the last combiner I got
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Old January 11th, 2019, 02:24 PM #2447
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Yep... my life is complete, thanks to a seller in Taiwan that wasn't overcharging for him. When you're favorite bot is Sideswipe and you favorite look for him is his movie form... you just do it.

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Old January 11th, 2019, 06:28 PM #2448
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Nice! Movie sideswipe is definitely one of my favourite movie designs from the first three. I feel like they really implemented parts of the vehicle mode into the robot well.
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Old January 11th, 2019, 06:34 PM #2449
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Lets see you do better Hasbro
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Old January 11th, 2019, 06:38 PM #2450
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Nice! Movie sideswipe is definitely one of my favourite movie designs from the first three. I feel like they really implemented parts of the vehicle mode into the robot well.
Definitely! And his transformation is very similar to his previous versions... even his Human Alliance figure.





Best, “Damn I’m good.” pose.





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Old January 11th, 2019, 07:21 PM #2451
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What are the chances the Bumblebee move will break even.
Several sites, including CBR and TFormers, are reporting that Viacom has already declared Bumblebee to be profitable.
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Old January 11th, 2019, 08:24 PM #2452
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After selling my Hasbro 20th anniversary prime I decided to downsize.

I didn't realize KBB-MP10v was that small lol. No worries. It's lighter and less involved compared to the larger 12 inch Optimus



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Old January 11th, 2019, 11:38 PM #2453
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Definitely! And his transformation is very similar to his previous versions... even his Human Alliance figure.
given how studio series is going I imagine we'll get the non-convertible version remolded later down the line...
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Old January 14th, 2019, 03:51 AM #2454
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The Pictures of Prime and Jazz were amazing...
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Old January 14th, 2019, 08:36 AM #2455
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given how studio series is going I imagine we'll get the non-convertible version remolded later down the line...
Oh I feel confident that we'll get a hardtop, but they'll have a hard time not backpacking him. He's so compact right now that I don't see them improving on his bot mode at all... and possibly making more of a backpack like Jazz. Which would be a total turnoff.

This version is pretty perfect, and probably why they went with this version instead.

And here he his with Jazz, Bee and Ironhide.

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Old January 14th, 2019, 12:38 PM #2456
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Paramount’s “Transformers” spinoff “Bumblebee” led the international box office again, generating $35.6 million in 64 markets.

The autobot origin story, starring Hailee Steinfeld, has now earned $256.3 million overseas for a worldwide haul of $364 million. While ticket sales are way below even the worst reviewed installments in the sci-fi franchise (“Transformers: The Last Knight” ended its theatrical run with $605 million in 2017), this entry has proven to have long legs at the box office. Moreover, the studio paid less than half of what it cost the previous Michael Bay-directed “Transformers” movies to make.
https://variety.com/2019/film/box-of...on-1203106717/
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Old January 14th, 2019, 07:38 PM #2457
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Bumblebee was solid movie saw it today enjoyed it. I wish they can build now from this point a Cinematic Universe. GO HASBRO !
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Old January 14th, 2019, 09:50 PM #2458
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Agreed. And the fact that it throws the language thing out too. We see them speaking Cybertronian, Optimus clearly states that they learned Earth’s languages through the World Wide Web in TF07.

Can’t learn languages if there’s no internet yet.
Optimus in deleted scene from 2007 movie: Well I myself learned English from bulletin boards accessed by a 9.6 kbps Hayes compatible modem in 1987. The other Autobots had to learn from the modern Internet...

*Ratchet, Jazz and Ironhide hang their heads in shame...*

Bumblebee in Bugs Bunny voice then Corrs song: WAIT A MINUTE! So I listen to the radio (listen to the radio)
All the songs we used to know...

Optimus: Yes, Bumblebee, you learned from the radio...

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Old January 17th, 2019, 05:34 PM #2459
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Several sites, including CBR and TFormers, are reporting that Viacom has already declared Bumblebee to be profitable.
Very glad to hear that
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Old January 18th, 2019, 08:03 PM #2460
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Cybertron/Galaxy Force fans rejoice!

http://news.tfw2005.com/2019/01/18/c...s-prime-381061

I’m happy now that I didn’t buckle and get the Siege Voyager Optimus.
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