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Optmuprlmal, maximise!

Postby Windbreaker » Sun Apr 09, 2017 9:51 pm

A little curio that reminded me of earlier times on the boards. Anyone buy this cartoon accurate-ish not-actually-a-KO of Beast Machines Optimus Primal when it was sold here at Warehouse, Countdown and Woolworths stores a decade plus back.

There were three actual KOs sold alongside Primal - upscaled Transmetal Rattrap, yellow Lioconvoy and Heinrad sans clock.

Still feel oddly regretful and yet completely justified about not buying these.

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Re: Optmuprlmal, maximise!

Postby Fan-of-Cool-Stuff-27 » Mon Sep 11, 2017 11:03 pm

I remember seeing these as a kid!

I had the Beast Machines Primal KO when i was younger but one of the hinge-pins came out and it later got thrown away, but I do remember the Lio Convoy and Heinrad/Heinlad KO's too.

I actually have a second hand Transmetal Rattrap KO that I picked up in a bulk lot a while back but its broken unfortunately.

I also remember that Countdown used to sell an Optimal Optimus KO alongside an RiD 2001/Car Robots Megatron. I still have the Optimal Optimus KO now, but its dis-coloured and broken from when I was a kid.

The Optimal Optimus KO also came with one of those little transparent rubber lizard things just like the BM Primal KO.

I used to waste my money on KO's a lot as a kid. (Never had money to buy authentic figures because I was too busy buying KO's lol). I even had a couple of Brave Series KO's too.

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Re: Optmuprlmal, maximise!

Postby Spike » Tue Sep 12, 2017 12:02 am

Yes I bought the BM Primal. SO junky
Also undersized (more deluxe) KOS of Transmetal 2 megatron, optimal optimus, BM Blackarachnia and BM Nighscream.


Of the lot I believe the BM Nightscream was superior to its offical counterpart, and the KO disintegrated in the package.
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Re: Optmuprlmal, maximise!

Postby skydemolisher » Fri Sep 15, 2017 2:02 pm

I got KO's of Double Dealer/Clouder, Six Wing, Ruination and RM Bound Rogue yonks and yonks ago.

Also have a KO of Sky Garry. Probably have loads of others too... I haven't kept a good record of whats in the crates. :(
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