Military Transport (JustIToys)

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Military Transport
JustIToys character
Militarytransport-box.jpg
JustIToys Military Transport box
Created by

JustIToys
Information
Species Transformer
Gender Male
Abilities

Alternate mode

Train/space shuttle
Tech specs

ST09 IN07 SP10 EN07

RN06 CO07 FB06 SK08

Military Transport is a fictional character made by third-party Transformer company JustIToys in 2011. He is an homage both the 1985 Transformers Decepticon toy Astrotrain and the Smallest Transforming Transformers toy line.

JustIToys

Military Transport is an homage to 1985 Transformers Decepticon Astrotrain, whose function as Military Transport.

Development

JustIToys first teased their development of Solo Assault Group, Military Transport and their Blitzwing in April 2010.[1]

In December 2010 pictures of an early prototype of Military Transport were posted to the internet.[2]

In October 2011 preorders went up for the white and black recolor, a TFSource exclusive. TFSource has since stopped carrying JustIToy products under pressure from Hasbro.[3]

Reception

The Good Morning, Cybertron! podcast for November 7th, 2011 discussed the black and white recolor of Military Transport in the news.[4]

Toys

  • JustIToys WST Robots Military Transport (2011)
An original third-party Transformer mold designed to copy Generation 1 Astrotrain. This verson of the toy is in the color of Astrotrain in the animated series. Turns from robot to space shuttle or locomotive. Comes with rifle, labels, instructions and a collector card.
  • JustIToys WST Robots Military Transport white and black (2011)
A recolor of Military Transport in white and black.
  • JustIToys WST Robots Military Transport Vintage Version (2013)
A recolor of Miitary Transport. This version is in the colors of the 1985 toy. Limited to 500 pieces.

Gallery

References

  1. http://www.tfw2005.com/transformers-news/3rd-party-unlicensed-41/next-justitoys-wst-transformers-are-sixshot-astrotrain-and-blitzwing-169452/
  2. http://www.tfw2005.com/boards/transformers-news-rumors/346108-wst-astrotrain-triple-changer-coming-tfsource-have-exclusive-colors-version.html
  3. http://www.tfw2005.com/transformers-news/sponsor-news-19/tfsource-sourcenews-17-october-2011-173570/?catid=searchresults&searchid=13014
  4. blunghole (November 7th, 2011). "Good Morning, Cybertron!". https://www.facebook.com/pages/Good-Morning-Cybertron/147383341975239 (Podcast). blunghole. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mUyn1oZLt0Y. 

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