Classics = POTJ

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  1. KA

    KA PENIS GOES WHERE?!!

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    yay for jumping the gun!

    anyways, i was noticing how the classcis line has similarities to SW's POTJ line.

    - filler line preceding a movie line
    - nice designs due to condensed cast
    - very collector friendly line with attention to detail and character selection.

    whaddaya SW heads think?
     
  2. Codimus Prime

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    well put.
     
  3. Super_Megatron

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    Interesting Dr. KA.
     
  4. TILALLR1

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    Not bad. Allthough I thought that as a Star Wars line POTJ really sucked. But the Classic line looks really awesome. Now if only they had a G1 Arcee .... oh please hasbro.
     
  5. KA

    KA PENIS GOES WHERE?!!

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    say...does the no name change policy still stand?

    :( 
     
  6. KA

    KA PENIS GOES WHERE?!!

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    no wai! POTJ utilized semi-action poses unlike saga extreme poses, was a big improvement on POTF2 which was on steroids and helped out with filling out obscure characters. plus, they were almost all original sculpts :D 
     
  7. misterd

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    There's that. I'm guessing you didn't like Andro Skywalker.
     
  8. Random Autobot

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    I would suggest that a closer comparison would be to the Original Trilogy collection, which came out before ROTS, stopped for a while, then started again, if I recall correctly.

    Which is good for us, as it could mean a return of the Classics line once the movie toys fizzle out.
     
  9. Nightrain

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    A big part of POTJ's awesomeness was it's obscure characters. Bo Shek, Ellors Madak, the green R4 unit, K-3PO, R2-Q5, Darth Maul training, and a Leia with the cutest little ass you ever did see.

    Classics would have to release cult favorites like Bludgeon, Sixshot, Nightbeat, Brawn, Springer, and Arcee with the cutest little ass you ever did see.
     
  10. KA

    KA PENIS GOES WHERE?!!

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    this post has the cutest little ass ive ever seen. awsum.

    POTF had lando's cape (bestest cape evar) and not one but TWO cool leia's.

    also it gave us a djarik board.

    let the wookie win.
     
  11. RabidYak

    RabidYak Go Ninja Go Ninja Go

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    They did a Bo Shek figure?

    Awesome, no toy collection should be complete without a spaceman from the planet Elvis.
     
  12. Nerd Bomber

    Nerd Bomber Consulting your needs

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    Does this mean that TF sales will tank after the movie too?
     
  13. Nightrain

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    Not unless they rehash and repaint a ton of toys over and over like Star Wars.


    Uh oh.
     

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