Usually I don’t go for smaller versions of big characters, but sometimes I’ll cave and do it. After the spectacular new Transformer Voyager Megatron, I needed an Optimus at about the same size to take him on. It really wouldn’t be fair to put such a small Megatron against the Leader Optimus, now would it? I’ve considered getting the Wal-Mart exclusive version because of his price and bonus figure, but after watching the movie, I knew which one I had to get:
I needed an Optimus figure that came with his awesome axe. Continue reading
Yeah, there’s nothing about the Wreckers from Transformers: The Dark of the Moon that I can say that hasn’t been said in my review of Roadbuster. Great concept, silly, fun, etc etc.
Now unlike his green brother Roadbuster, Topspin comes in the fully-armored configuration we’ve come to see in the trailers. I believe his Legends-class figure comes without all the armor and weapons, making one wonder if at some point in the movie they’re seen without the weapons. This configuration looks VERY cool, with four ports for 5mm weapons—yes, you can put his entire loadout of 4 5mm guns and his mechtech gun on him in this mode. However, I haven’t been able to find any ports on this figure for 3mm clip weapons. Weird. Continue reading