classics ultra magnus...

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  1. Lumpy

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    so, i've heard he's been selling for alot, but jeezus...he's been hitting 40 bucks loose on ebay...that's insane...why's he selling for so much? is it because of the upgrade set? i had one sitting around i was gonna customize, but i think i may sell him now...i could buy nightbeat with most of the money from selling him...
     
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    The price hike is purely because of the upgrade set. Personally I wouldn't mind getting him and then the upgrade set if I had the money for them. My collection will just have to go Ultra Magnus free until another great Ultra Magnus figure gets made. The Animated one is ok, but I generally don't like Leader class toys.
     
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    Yeah, that's it. People didn't want him when he was available (quite a few people bought the two pack for Skywarp and sold their Magnus), now they want him because of the upgrade set. Supply and demand: the more demand there is, the more you can charge to supply it. Almost makes me want to sell one of my two Magnuses. Magni. Whatever.
     
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    i think it would be magni...ultra magni...i need to pay ebay the 8 bucks i owe them, then i may list my magnus in the next few days, unless i decide to just sell him on the boards instead...
     
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    The funny thing is I bought the Magnus / Skywarp set for Ultra Magnus, I'm pretty sure I was in the minority at the time.
     
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    Just sell him on the boards instead, i'm sure there'll be alot of ready buyers :D 
     
  7. Lumpy

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    yeah, but so many people on the boards want to undercut prices so bad...but ebay i'd have to pay fee's...so i'll probably put it on the boards...
     
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    I think the demand's here on the boards where you don't have to settle for being undercut.
     
  9. Optimus Sledge

    Optimus Sledge Yar har fiddle di dee

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    I bought it for Skywarp, but was so happy with both figures I happily bought the set again when Woolworths were selling it for £15.
     
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    hopefully...i'll try listing him here, and if he doesnt sell, there's alwasy ebay...
     
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    me too lol. yup its all about the upgrade set. then you will see the set and UM go for crazy amounts.
     
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    I bought the set for both. Since he is the only "White Prime" I have, the mold choice doesn't bother me. Plus the mold itself is awesome.
     

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