Masterpiece Blackarachnia MP-46 TakaraTomy Promo Video Screenshot Gallery

TakaraTomy posted a new video to their official Youtube channel featuring a quick sit down with Kenta Wakizawa from the project development team to talk about some of the features of MP-46 Masterpiece Blackarachnia. The video is region locked exclusively to Japan, so most people won't be able to view it directly. But we were able to take a selection of full resolution screenshots to show you some of the interesting parts.

Very basic stop motion sequences let us get an idea of the transformation process, though there's little of the expected engineering magic to be seen here for this to truly shed light on. The original Beast Wars Blackarachnia toy makes an appearance, and while not placed immediately side by side with MP-46, it's close enough to get a sense of the comparative sizes of the two robots - and they don't seem especially far apart in height. Possibly more interesting would be getting to see the Legends Series LG-17 Blackarachnia, a retool of Animated Blackarachnia, next to the Masterpiece. LG-17 was of course a much taller figure than the old Beast Wars toy and may in fact be very close in height to Masterpiece Blackarachnia.

The main purpose of the video seems to be for Wakizawa to explain and demonstrate the poseability of the robot, for which it seems like special attention was paid to make sure it would be able to move and pose in a way that matched the character's movements in the cartoon. Some of the closeups in this process also serve to show that they're definitely using a hand-painted early copy, which is already visibly damaged just from the course of producing this video and it's short display run at Shizuoka last week.

Finally we get some screentime on the spider mode, which reinforces that just about every angle for it is a bad angle, sadly. We wish we could envision a way that the beast mode would have been realized better, but truthfully, you just can't change the laws of physics. A link to the video can be found below, for our readers that are able to access Japan geo-restricted videos.
Image 1 of 40 (click to enlarge)
1 of 40
Image 2 of 40 (click to enlarge)
2 of 40
Image 3 of 40 (click to enlarge)
3 of 40
Image 4 of 40 (click to enlarge)
4 of 40
Image 5 of 40 (click to enlarge)
5 of 40
Image 6 of 40 (click to enlarge)
6 of 40
Image 7 of 40 (click to enlarge)
7 of 40
Image 8 of 40 (click to enlarge)
8 of 40
Image 9 of 40 (click to enlarge)
9 of 40
Image 10 of 40 (click to enlarge)
10 of 40
Image 11 of 40 (click to enlarge)
11 of 40
Image 12 of 40 (click to enlarge)
12 of 40
Image 13 of 40 (click to enlarge)
13 of 40
Image 14 of 40 (click to enlarge)
14 of 40
Image 15 of 40 (click to enlarge)
15 of 40
Image 16 of 40 (click to enlarge)
16 of 40
Image 17 of 40 (click to enlarge)
17 of 40
Image 18 of 40 (click to enlarge)
18 of 40
Image 19 of 40 (click to enlarge)
19 of 40
Image 20 of 40 (click to enlarge)
20 of 40
Image 21 of 40 (click to enlarge)
21 of 40
Image 22 of 40 (click to enlarge)
22 of 40
Image 23 of 40 (click to enlarge)
23 of 40
Image 24 of 40 (click to enlarge)
24 of 40
Image 25 of 40 (click to enlarge)
25 of 40
Image 26 of 40 (click to enlarge)
26 of 40
Image 27 of 40 (click to enlarge)
27 of 40
Image 28 of 40 (click to enlarge)
28 of 40
Image 29 of 40 (click to enlarge)
29 of 40
Image 30 of 40 (click to enlarge)
30 of 40
Image 31 of 40 (click to enlarge)
31 of 40
Image 32 of 40 (click to enlarge)
32 of 40
Image 33 of 40 (click to enlarge)
33 of 40
Image 34 of 40 (click to enlarge)
34 of 40
Image 35 of 40 (click to enlarge)
35 of 40
Image 36 of 40 (click to enlarge)
36 of 40
Image 37 of 40 (click to enlarge)
37 of 40
Image 38 of 40 (click to enlarge)
38 of 40
Image 39 of 40 (click to enlarge)
39 of 40
Image 40 of 40 (click to enlarge)
40 of 40

Data Center

Member Comments

~ NO COMMENTS YET ~
start the coversation with yours

ADD YOUR COMMENT NOW
(Membership Required)


Shop for Transformers

Advertise Here on TFormers.com

More MasterPiece News


Advertise Here on TFormers.com













Entertainment News International (ENI) is the popular culture network for fans all around the world.
Get the scoop on all the popular comics, games, movies, toys, and more every day!

Contact and Support

Advertising | Submit News | Contact ENI | Privacy Policy

©Entertainment News International - All images, trademarks, logos, video, brands and images used on this website are registered trademarks of their respective companies and owners. All Rights Reserved. Data has been shared for news reporting purposes only. All content sourced by fans, online websites, and or other fan community sources. Entertainment News International is not responsible for reporting errors, inaccuracies, omissions, and or other liablities related to news shared here. We do our best to keep tabs on infringements. If some of your content was shared by accident. Contact us about any infringements right away - CLICK HERE