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Masterpiece MP-01B Convoy Black Version

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Masterpiece MP-01B Convoy Black Version

Postby Sabrblade » Sat Aug 22, 2009 7:57 pm

New from TakaraTomy comes an all new addition to the Masterpiece toyline: MP-01B Convoy Black Version.

Online retailer eHobby has put up a preorder page for a redeco of the Masterpiece Convoy figure mold in all new "Black Convoy"/"Nemesis Prime" colors.

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TakaraTomy themselves have also updated their site with an info page on this figure, confirming that it is indeed the MP-01 version without the MP-04 version's trailer. The accessories to be included with this figure are his gun, a red energy axe, Megatron in gun mode, and a red LED Matrix.

Also included will be a special comic by Hidetsugu Yoshioka, who is known for the Japanese G2 pack-in manga and story pages, and the Hybrid Style Black Convoy manga.

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It is currently unknown what allegiance this guy follows, though it could very well be Optimus himself in a Black Body upgrade, rather than an evil counterpart.

And, since a manga will accompany this figure, this manga will be the first ever piece of fiction for the Masterpiece toyline!
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Re: Masterpiece MP-01B Convoy Black Version

Postby blukis » Sun Aug 23, 2009 7:05 pm

Interesting. That would be a pretty mean looking Optimus for an Autobot. Although, I guess he's been all "show no mercy" before, in rotf. :)
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