A while back Takara Tomy released a Japanese exclusive version of "Robots in Disguise" Optimus Prime as he appeared in the early episodes of the series. Now Takara Tomy is ramping up to the release of a retooled and repainted version is coming out with the designation TAV-33. Thanks to Takara Tomy designer TF Yuki we now have a look at the figure showing off Prime's sword and size! Check out the images below.
In the final episodes of "Robots in Disguise" season one, several characters receive dramatic upgrades to their armor and weapon. This includes Bumblebee! Now Takara Tomy has posted a video featuring their version of "Bumblebee Supreme Mode", check it out below.
Takara Tomy has posted a video featuring the transformation of the upcoming "Battle Grimlock" figure from "Transformers Adventure"! This figure is a redeco and retool of the Voyager Class Grimlock figure from "Generations". Check it out in the embed below!
Hot on the heels of its listing of Optimus Prime Supreme Mode, Amazon Japan has put up a listing for the "Transformers Adventure" versus set 05 (TAVVS05) featuring Drift Origin and Jazz Battle Mode. Drift Origin is a retool and redeco of the Warrior Class Drift figure inspired by IDW Publishing's "Deadlock" character who would become Drift in that universe. Jazz features additional deco points not found on the release outside of Japan.
Amazon Japan has put up its listing of the upcoming Optimus Prime "Supreme Mode", representing the character as he appeared in the final two episodes of "Robots in Disguise" season one! The product description includes the following information:
Thanks to fellow fan Gana Mok we have photos (via TF-HK) of the upcoming TAV33 Optimus Prime "Supreme Mode" photo! Optimus Prime "Supreme Mode" represents the character's appearance in the animated series after he returns to Earth and takes on new armor and weapons. This is definitely on my "must have" list. What do you think? Chat about it on Facebook!
Amazon Japan has put up several new listings for upcoming "Transformers Adventure" figures. "Adventure" is the Japanese version of the "Robots in Disguise" (2015) series and features sculpts pulled from various lines including "Generations" and "Animated". The new listings include:
Taking a break from his recent focus on "Unite Warriors", TF Yuki has posted a couple photos featuring the newly released TAV 21 Optimus Prime figure and it is huge! This figure stands shoulder to shoulder with "Unite Warriors" Superion and is about half the height of Titan Class Devastator! This figure doesn't just have height. It is also full of features including light up parts and the ability to fit a Warrior Class figure in its trailer in vehicle form!
Hot on the heels of yesterday's major Takara Tomy Mall update, the ever awesome TF Yuki has posted a new image featuring the upcoming Deluxe Groove with his smaller Legends scale U.S. counterpart and the upcoming Override redeco of Legends Groove! It looks like a fun meeting of the Groove sculpts with Legends Groove and Override shaking hands.