Toy News: 7-11 Japan to Release Legendary Nemesis Prime Exclusive
Back in July 2017 7-11 stores in Japan carried an exclusive redeco of Masterpiece Optimus Prime. For their next exclusive, the 7-11 Japan web site has announced Legendary Nemesis Prime! This figure is a redeco of the Leader Class figure released late last year in Japan. You can see the BWTF review and gallery of this figure here.
From the 7-11 Japan site (via Google Translate), here is the official product description:
Legendary Optimus Prime wears a black body and a green fire pattern and appears in Nemesis color! ! The ion blaster can be attached to the tank part on the back of the robot mode, and it can be transformed into the vehicle mode with the ion blaster (tank part) attached.
"Transformers with a dark colored body color that is different from Optimus but he was made as a clone of Optimus with the secret organization hand who studies transformer technology, he made a mistake to design a mind and body connection Kitaichi abnormal, have lived for retaliation to humanity, which also produced the existence of himself after becoming a free.
One day, his body was being decay and corruption, and finally the limit visits. knots to land At the moment when the light of life is extinguished right now, he heard a strange voice in a turbid consciousness, which he was
lonely from birth has no knowledge, but it exists only beyond all dimensions , was the voice of the far the mighty power of the planet scale.
the next time you regained consciousness, his body had undergone a power-up of more than a new one. he is claiming also a Nemesis Prime, new The body and the power to get such, newly swear to kill Optimus together with revenge on humanity. "Destroy the Matrix -". Leave the command of voice that resonate with so head. "
While some of the translation is awkward, it does take some elements from previous Nemesis Prime stories and suggests this character is an agent of Unicron!
Legendary Nemesis Prime is only available for order on 7-11 Japan's site at this time. The figure is listed at 7,500 Yen (about $67.47 USD). The figure is due for release on September 13, 2019.