Monday, September 19, 2011
Most Chap Mei collectors started their campaign being Hasbro´s G.I.Joe collectors. Some (or most) still are and use CM´s wonderful vehicles, accessories, figures and playsets to upgrade their arsenal. With each theme and series Chap Mei gets out, the question comes: "How well will Joes fit there?".
Series 7 Sand Wasp. Not as small as most think, it actually fits 2 figures inside the cockpit. A Joe door gunner looks great.
Swamp Pirana. Fits a lot of equipment inside its guts and looks great for jungle and urban insertions.
New tent. Featuring clip-on option for more series 7 barricades, it´s one of the great novelties for 2011 alongside the much awaited more articulated figures.
Bombuster. A big EOD humvee with usable cargo hold and gunner position in a removable turret.
EOD figure. This could have been such a fantastic figure, but looks great in any diorama.
Tiger Fish. With a big seat for one figure, it could and should have been a 2 seater. Behind the pilot, a large enough area fits a handful of equipment.
New rubber boat. If the row grips were smaller, it would be just perfect.
Destroyer EFSF 73. Big, menacing and ready to crush the enemies.
New ATV. A nice fit.
... And from series 6:
MX Cheetah. Like the EFSF 73, the only downside is the fact it only has 1 working hatch.
Devil Hunter. 2009 original, repackaged with series 7. Not having a seat has some advantages, like being able to carry pretty much any 4" figure.
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