Blog #953: Toy Review: Transformers: Rescue Bots Exclusive Heatwave

Transformers: Rescue Bots Exclusive Heatwave


You may remember from a few months back that released a repaint and remold of Rescue Bots Hoist as Optimus Prime.  This was an odd exclusive that came out of nowhere.  It wasn’t the last one.  Now Hoist’s wave-mate Medix has been repainted and remolded into Heatwave.  Read my review of Medix here.

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I’m not crazy about the yellow.  They should have just done him in red.  Heatwave’s fire hat head looks odd as the vehicle grill.

Overall: It came to about $21 with shipping I think, so it’s not super expensive, but unless you’re a completist, you can skip this one.  The Optimus Prime was much better.

Thanks for reading!


About lmb3

I’m 36 years old, and I work in network tech support for a public school system. I am a huge fan of Star Trek, Transformers, Harry Potter, and Marvel Comics as well as numerous other fandoms. I’m a big sports fan, especially the Boston Red Sox and the New England Patriots. I collect toys (mostly Transformers but other stuff too), comic books, and Red Sox baseball cards. I watch an obscene amount of television and love going to the movies. I am hopelessly addicted to Wizard Rock and I write Harry Potter Fanfiction, though these days I am working on a couple of different original YA novels.
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