Bad news for movie toy collectors..

Discussion in 'Transformers General Discussion' started by Cujo, Aug 19, 2007.

  1. Cujo

    Cujo United States Air Force

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    Laser_Optimus Your opinion was noted. Now get lost. TFW2005 Supporter

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    Yeah, this was addressed before. Actually, I believe Dark Magnus posted a thread in here before the toy dept reset. But it is interesting that Target stores are actually putting up signs in the toy department
     
  3. Tekkaman Blade

    Tekkaman Blade Professor of Animation

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    I guess the movie toys are selling better than they expected.
     
  4. Ravenxl7

    Ravenxl7 W.A.F.F.L.E.O.

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    We've heard similar stuff about restocking dates a while ago. I personally don't care. Mainly becuase I don't have that many more Movie TF's to get for my collection (2 that I can think of at the moment). Also, in the long run, it's just toys, life will move on.
     
  5. General Magnus

    General Magnus Da Custodes of the Emprah

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    And BBTS? I have a ton of stuff on pile of loot, and i´m waiting for the Deluxes and Leader Brawl, should i send the other stuff already?
     
  6. The Rage

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    Makes me wonder what they're going to do about some of the stores having G1 Jazz and Starscream, because I know my Target has them in the back.
     
  7. Soundblaster1

    Soundblaster1 The Heisenberg of Toys

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    Meh... Ebay prices are dropping to cost+shipping for anything I'm looking for (some faster than others)... And I'm only looking for 4 more... 2 being Real Gears (that should have been out for a while now, but aren't selling locally so they won't be restocked)... The other 2 deluxes... Selling so fast they can't keep them on the shelves...
     
  8. DrGrim

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    Maaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaan--- I'll never get a Bumblebee now.
     
  9. Valkysas

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    There had better be a fucking flood of TFs in october. put every goddamn thing out. too many people are still missing stuff from wave one. I just need ratchet, blackout, leader megatron, and concept camaro bumblebee. thats it. some people need damn near everything still.
     
  10. Shin Densetsu

    Shin Densetsu I WILL DESTROY YOU Super Mod

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    I never thought I'd say this but for the first time, Transformers has the same scenario as the 93 Power Rangers:

    DROUGHT!

    For years Power Rangers has been the top boys brand. Could Transformers be far off in the years to come?

    I do hope we see the toys sooner than October, I will take this with a grain of salt till I hear anything more concrete.
     
  11. Methos

    Methos ...Hail Megatron

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    It wouldn't surprise me if Hasbro have been selling the things on Ebay to get more money out of us.
     
  12. Valkysas

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    I would be shocked if Transformers wasnt #1 this year. absolutely shocked.
     
  13. Beastbot X

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    It's the Target Exclusives that concern me-- as long as I can find G1 repaint Jazz, G1 repaint Starscream, and the Wave 3 Movie Scouts, I can hold off on the others-- I just wanna make sure I have those before they go away for good.
     
  14. Megatronwp38

    Megatronwp38 Nobody defeats the DEVASTATOR!

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    I am glad I hunted most of wave one out on the day it came out and the rest the next weekend. I had a feeling this would happen! It is a shame that you can not even find the leader class warming shelves. They usually do! Even Ultimate Bumblee is flying off the shelves. He was hard to track down when I initially passed the 1st few times I saw him because the boxes were tattered.
     
  15. Megatronwp38

    Megatronwp38 Nobody defeats the DEVASTATOR!

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    OH and my target today had the G1 SS repaint. About 4 of them. Nothing else though, they had even REMOVED the tag for Ultimate BB for some reason.
     
  16. ShortCircuit

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    Maybe all this recall crap has somethin to do with it.....
     
  17. ceniack

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    i feel lucky then, i picked up the last ultimate bumblebee on the shelf at my local wal-mart... i was almost going to wait get him
     
  18. Ravenxl7

    Ravenxl7 W.A.F.F.L.E.O.

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    Doubtfull. Hasbro & Takara haven't been recalling anything, it's just been Mattel (that's what I know anyways).
     
  19. Senor_Escobar

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    damm i work at target this sucks i really just want to buy the CC bumblebee
     
  20. Chosen

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    That's exactly what I'm worried about as well. Air Raid just looks so neat, and I would give Elita-1 some consideration since she's got the Botcon head. Not to mention the two G1 repaints (and I'm not even one of those guys that must have every movie guy in G1 colors).
     

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