Toy News: Official Stock Photos of Masterpiece MP-45 Bumblebee 2.0 from Amazon Japan
After a few day's worth of announcements and reveals, Amazon Japan has posted its official listing for Masterpiece MP-45, the second version of Masterpiece Bumblebee. This figure is an entirely new sculpt featuring extra accessories including a blaster, Spike Witwicky, a blaster effect and more! This figure is rumored to cost $120 USD, but the Amazon Japan price is ¥10,651 (down from ¥ 14,040) which comes out to about $96.38 USD. Amazon Japan lists September 27, 2019 as the release date for this figure. They also have the following description (translated via Google Translate):
"Bumble that appeared from Transformers Animation 1st appeared as a completely animated style version of Masterpiece series "Bumble Ver 2.0"! The robot style is reproducing the design, coloring, proportions that are active in animation.
Since the joint operation is abundant, the active pose of animation is as it is! Vehicle is edited by Volkswagen.
Furthermore, it reproduced the deformed style (Choro Q style) of the toy which was released at the time of animation broadcasting.
As accessories, spike figure, laser gun, license plate, change face parts × 2, effect parts are included with which you can put in the vehicle mode.
[Contents of set] Bumble Ver 2.0 body × 1, spike figure × 1, number plate × 1, face A × 1, face B × 1, effect parts × 1, seal × 1, card × 1, instruction manual × 1
Amazon has also posted a bunch of new images showing off Bumblebee 2.0 properly transformed and posed out. What do you think of this release? Head over to Facebook to chat about it!
Thanks to Phil Z. for the heads up on the Amazon post!