Real Type MicroRobot V
& Regular Type MicroRobot V
Takara released second
MicroRobot Set during the first year of New Microman. Unlike the
first MicroRobot set (R1-R3) which are self-transformation type robot,
MicroRobot V set are gestalt or combines type. MicroRobot V
consists of R4 to R8, five mini mecha robot that can combine to form one
bigger robot. MicroRobot V are typical of New Microman MicroRobot,
they have very limited articulations and average about 2-3 inches tall.
Looking at MicroRobot V one can see that the hint of thing to come like
the Transformers Constructicon and AirialBots.
Closed up view of
MicroRobot V, (it's only about 8" tall)
R4 MicroPython & R5
R7 MicroMuzzle , R6
MicroBazooka & R8 MicroMagnum
MicroRobot V, like the
previous MicroRobot 1,2 & 3, were available as a box set and also as
individually figure. MicroRobot V also comes in "Real
Type" color scheme (which only available in a box set). The
"Real Type" has more subdue, flat military color tone.
Real Type MicroRobot V also come with an extra clear decal sheet to make
it more authentic looking.
Each MicroRobot V can
also transform into a gun turret for Microman figure, hence their
gun-like name. Top row: R4 & R5 ; Bottom row R7, R6 & R8
Each MicroRobots also come with a
weapon (3mm joint). The weapon for R 6, R7 & R8 can also be
used as a missile for the gun turret.