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View Poll Results: Titans Return Blitzing - worth getting?
One face and three modes? Hells yeah! 2 50.00%
Only if cheap 0 0%
Only if... 0 0%
Na 2 50.00%
This toy totally tanks 0 0%
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Old 6th September 2017, 12:31 PM
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Default Toy Review - Titans Return Blitzwing

Blitzwing with Hazard

Series – Titans Return
Size/class - Voyager
New/remould/redeco – Retool of Megatron
Wave - 5
Released here – About to be
Approximate Retail Price - $49
Allegiance - Decepticon
Alt-mode – Fighter Jet/Tank
Main Features/Gimmicks – Titan Master, triple changer
Main Colours – RYellow, Purple
Main Accessories – Gun, sword, Hazard


Robot Mode



Quite a nice looking Blitzwing and is both well proportioned and easy to pose. One thing here that is a big plus is he does not come with the shoulder issues that the Thrilling 30 version of him came with. You can remove the tank turret from his back if you don’t like it sticking up but personally I find it gives him that bit more of a G1 look. Speaking of a G1 look, its interesting that his Headmaster Titan Master Hazard looks a lot more like the original toy than what Blitzwing looked like in the cartoon.


Tank Mode



While certainly better looking than the Thrilling 30 version, he suffers from having a big gap at the front with his jet modes engines on display for all to see. Also the wings would benefit from an extra few millimeters so that they could fold properly down the sides and underneath the tank rather than jut out from the sides. I quite like the little cockpit sticks up like a blast shield instead of just hiding Hazard within.


Jet Mode



A lot more sleek than the Thrilling 30 version. However instead of having his legs sticking up on the back its got his tank parts sticking out below, much like the G1 toy. While that’s great for display, it aint great for play and for any kid making him zoom above their heads its quite an obvious design quirk that perhaps could have been handled better.



For more pics and info about Blitzwing, please check out my blog HERE!



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Old 12th September 2017, 12:59 PM
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I said it for Megatron and I'll say it here - I really enjoy the engineering on this figure.

I liked it more as Megatron than as Blitzwing tbh.
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