botcon pepsi vs Takara Pepsi , any diffrence ?

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  1. Easterling Capt

    Easterling Capt I am Vern Schillinger

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    I was just wondering if there is any diffrence ( since I couldent get an answer in the Botcon haul thread) between the Botcon Pepsi prime and the Takara Pepsi prime.

    What I can tell of the pics it is just the bottle and the packing , anything else ?

    ( if there is any diffrence then I might have to get one , somehowe )
     
  2. XJunky

    XJunky Howdy Ho Veteran TFW2005 Supporter

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    It looked pretty identical at the show. Hasbro toy shop was selling them at $50, which was funny because in the dealer room the MSRP was $24.99 in the Display.

    ~X
     
  3. Dream

    Dream SEND THE BOOKS!

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    Smokestacks!
     
  4. Easterling Capt

    Easterling Capt I am Vern Schillinger

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    thx, seems I might have to get a hold of one perhapps.
     
  5. LigerPrime

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    Confirmed that Hasbro's has shorter smokes stacks?
     
  6. Dolza_Khyron

    Dolza_Khyron Well-Known Member

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    no, but we know they will be.
     
  7. Optimus Scourge

    Optimus Scourge Arcee's boy toy Veteran

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    I got one, and Yes, small stacks and no bottle
     
  8. Dolza_Khyron

    Dolza_Khyron Well-Known Member

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    the original one to the best of my knownledge didn't have a bottle either, just a cardboard cut out of one right?
     
  9. T16skyhopp

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    hasbro's has short stacks and a cardboard bottle cut out thing. i likey, and 25 was a great price to sell it at. so affordable i could care less about my short stack prime. thanks hasbro!!
     
  10. soundwaveCA

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    Bingo!
     
  11. SPLIT LIP

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    Pepsi Convoy > Pepsi Prime.
     
  12. Grimlocka go-go

    Grimlocka go-go Back from the Dead TFW2005 Supporter

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    $50 > $25
    $25 = :D 
    $50 = 2 pepsi prime's = 2x:D 
     
  13. Acidophilus

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    Does it come with his gun?
     
  14. SPLIT LIP

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    Well yeah. But I got mine for $30 CND. A few extra bucks for long stacks, I can handle.:thumb 
     
  15. MagnusPrimal

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    Wait, he's going go be $50 on HTS? I thought it was $25?
     
  16. Pooky

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    Nah, it's the later.
     
  17. ambushbug74

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    Yeah, the original had a cardboard cut out of a bottle.
     
  18. MagnusPrimal

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    $25 then? Whew.
     
  19. Primevil

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    Yes, he comes with the "bloated" gun as some collectors call it.

    It's the one listed under parts variations, though I think it has a longer handle than the original pictured (I can't quite tell).
     
  20. LigerPrime

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    Thanks for the confirmation, dude.
     

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