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First Looks at Transformers Dark of the Moon Deluxe Dreads, Ferrari Figures!
bwbm - Friday, January 07, 2011


Thanks to DOTM Toys and a Yahoo! Japan auction from nihaohuwen, we have our first looks the deluxe figure versions of the Transformers: Dark of the Moon Dread and the still unnamed Ferrari 458 Italia.

First the one where we have the most images, the Dreads, a trio of government off-road outfitted Chevrolet Suburban SUVs, are part of the MechTech, sporting giant pincers and a giant gun.

The nihaohuwen auction shows a black-painted figure while DOTM Toys shows off a gray prototype.

We also know why they're named "Dreads," since the head of the robot will sport dreads, similar to what we saw for Frenzy in Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen.

Next up, the Ferrari. We get a medium shot of the gray prototype figure's robot mode as well as a shot of the vehicle from the top.

The vehicle is incomplete in this shot, showing off only the hull. However, we can see where the separations of the vehicle and slightly the transformation process.

To see the images, visit DOTM Toys and Yahoo! Japan.

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Bubbah
2011-01-09
10:15 pm

Damn, don't dash my hopes like that!! Here i was thinking that it was going to be another combiner and form Astrotrain! 
sideswipe88
2011-01-09
8:06 pm

Can someone please send me a pm with the ferrari images? i missed them 
Grimlock-imus Prime
2011-01-09
5:45 pm

No no no, you aren't looking at the evidence hard enough people, let's analyze these figures, what do they have? -Horns -Upside down Dreadlocks -Freaky as hell faces that only Bay could love. I think it's quite clear who this is meant to be....  
Th 4RL deal
2011-01-09
5:27 pm

Since I am not the only one to be feeling this theory; I'm REALLY tempted to get out the old Soap-Box, but I think I'll wait 'til we have some more concrete information. Generally where there's smoke there's fire, but if there isn't, why call the fire brigade? This is Bayfo... read more 
Bubbah
2011-01-09
11:24 am

glad you found the video, thanks! I'm thinking it's the same toy, just multiple copies. And I'm glad to see a deluxe class of the NASCAR, after seeing the Legends (assumed?) painted version earlier, it'll be nice to see a better version. The Dread shown here is definately not t... read more 
destronger
2011-01-09
12:33 am

we need a icon shaking it's head "no"... 
Optics
2011-01-08
11:03 pm

^ (link) I'm hoping The Dreads aren't just a group of clones. I was really hoping to see 3 exact same SUVs, but with different transformations and different looking bots. So hopefully the image I was looking at is just several copies of that one toy. The site is down, so I'm stuck w... read more 
Bubbah
2011-01-08
3:09 am

My first thought on seeing the Dreads in bot mode was Insecticons too! And surprisingly, I can actually see this being the case based off existing knowledge. Obviously the first clue is their bot appearance. Secondly ... 3 Insecticons, Bombshell, Kickback, and Shrapnel. During filming of a freew... read more 
Police_Box_Traveler
2011-01-08
1:23 am

I still like them. I agree the toys are mistransformed and Bay might make them into shameful racial stereotypes but I don't care about the crappy movie as I already know it will suck. Really, what are the odds that Bay will actually make a GOOD Transformers movie with this third film? I would wa... read more 
DanTheMan
2011-01-08
12:54 am

Is it just me or are those pincher things REALLY LAME. It makes them look like oversized scarab beetles that some how became part car... (link) 
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