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Old 02-17-2018, 08:20 PM   #1
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NECA has a game changing jaw dropper SDCC exclusive for 2018

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mQRTtka40mI&t=11m32s

No hints given - what do people think it'll be?
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Old 02-17-2018, 08:36 PM   #2
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Old 02-17-2018, 08:45 PM   #3
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I feel like it has to be either the henson turtles in 5-6 inch scale, or another wave of fred wolf (splinter, casey, april, rocksteady, bebop, etc). what else could there possibly be that's as good?
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Old 02-17-2018, 08:49 PM   #4
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I really hope that whatever it is, it's not yet another set of the turtles in another style.

Flesh out one of the existing lines - Mirage or Cartoon preferred.

The way he was hyping it though - just more characters doesn't make sense to me. But you know what WOULD be jaw dropping and game changing?

THE TECHNODROME. It'd also go with the Dimension X set. Built in repaint for cartoon and video game styled.

So yeah, that's my guess. Technodrome.
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Old 02-17-2018, 09:22 PM   #5
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I saw the city sidewalk diorama. Looks pretty cool, if a little generic. Looking forward to seeing the official unveiling.
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Old 02-17-2018, 09:37 PM   #6
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I really want a Casey and Rat King figures or a NECA Turtle Van vehicle could be cool too.
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Old 02-17-2018, 10:08 PM   #7
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Iím predicting a double exclusive tmnt realrase. The dimension x figure we saw last year and the 4th they acknowledged last year. Also an expansion on the Fred Wolf series. Iíd like to see splinter, April, bebop, and rocksteady. In a perfect world tho for me at least we will get a reveal of 1/4 scale Casey Jones and, Tasu.
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Old 02-18-2018, 05:59 AM   #8
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Casey Jones is a no brainer. The bat has already been sculpted for Raphael, and the mask could be scaled down to fit over Elias's face. I am guessing Shredder's face mask will be removable as well.
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Old 02-18-2018, 08:37 AM   #9
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Whatever it is, I hope it will be less expensive than last year's set.
I doubt it though.
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Old 02-18-2018, 10:44 AM   #10
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While I don't care how they are released, if we DON'T get Original Toon style Splinter, April, Bebop, Rocksteady and Krang in Android body, NECA will have pissed me off just as much as Playmates and Tamashii Nations.

We need ALL the core characters from the cartoon AT LEAST and it's so frustrating no company can seemingly commit to doing this. And ideally it would be nice to see more than just the core characters.
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Old 02-18-2018, 11:33 AM   #11
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I'm sure it will be cool, but to call a toy a "game-changer" seems silly. Whatever it is, I'm looking forward to it.
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Old 02-18-2018, 12:13 PM   #12
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I have a feeling itís going to be a continuation of the 1987 SDCC set from last year with Splinter, Rocksteady, Bebop and maybe additional characters. That doesnít feel very game changer when I think about it, so I wonder what else it could possibly be.
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Old 02-18-2018, 08:02 PM   #13
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“Game changer” makes me imagine it’s something large. I’d love something like a “City at War” box set or Return to New York with a Zog figure or whatever else, but not holding my breath, whatsoever, for that.

My guess is a turtle blimp, van, or technodrome.
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Old 02-18-2018, 11:19 PM   #14
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ďGame changerĒ makes me imagine itís something large. Iíd love something like a ďCity at WarĒ box set or Return to New York with a Zog figure or whatever else, but not holding my breath, whatsoever, for that.

My guess is a turtle blimp, van, or technodrome.
Or a sewer playset.

I'm still gonna stick with Technodrome for now, but yeah, I really feel it has to be a vehicle or playset. Can't just be more characters.
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Old 02-18-2018, 11:42 PM   #15
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My guess is also the Technodrome although they’d have to make it in the pixelated style (based on the dimension X villain set release) and that seems risky.
My only other guess would be a full scale wearable turtle mask or Shredder helmet. Or maybe a Shredder helmet was already in the works, I can’t remember.
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Old 02-19-2018, 09:02 AM   #16
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Have they already said who the fourth character is in the Dimension X Villains pack? Iím assuming Krang in android body?

Keep in mind he says ďanotherĒ jaw dropper/game changer so Iíd just expect either more characters we havenít had before or characters represented like we havenít had before.
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Old 02-19-2018, 10:44 AM   #17
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Or a sewer playset.

I'm still gonna stick with Technodrome for now, but yeah, I really feel it has to be a vehicle or playset. Can't just be more characters.
I almost want to say it's something Technodrome related due to Randy catching himself on Pixel Dan's coverage video at around 12 minutes in, but I may be reaching there.
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Old 02-19-2018, 10:53 AM   #18
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Sewer set is an interesting theory.

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- The small scale diorama they were showing off this weekend
- I could see this being interpreted as a "game-changer" if influntial enough. Could get other companies going hard on diorama's.

Personally, I'd have no interest in the thing. I'm hoping they can do something like a box-set or at least of manageable size. Not a fan of clutter and things that take up a lot of space.
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Old 05-12-2018, 01:52 PM   #19
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Sculpting is the least of worries for production.
I dont see where you would think a 1:4 Shredder will have a removable helmet. I can tell you right away that a 1:4 toy and a 1:1 wearable heltmet is two conplete different things from design to material.

I am curious as how you come to your conclusions.
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Old 05-22-2018, 02:40 PM   #20
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What does this mean????

https://twitter.com/NECA_TOYS/status/999026697923104769
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