CMs Minelva galleries

Discussion in 'Transformers News and Rumors' started by Cheem The Rup, Jun 25, 2012.

  1. Cheem The Rup

    Cheem The Rup Well-Known Member

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  2. TFPrime

    TFPrime TFW2005 Supporter

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    It's a really cool/fun idea..but just not 100$ + kinda cool/fun idea.
     
  3. rattraprules98

    rattraprules98 AKA Chr0nus

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    Damn... I need this in my life...
     
  4. Wyvern

    Wyvern Velvet Sanchez

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    Oh wow. It's that much?
     
  5. TFPrime

    TFPrime TFW2005 Supporter

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    I believe it was at 100-150$?
     
  6. GogDog

    GogDog Logic's wayward son Veteran

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    It was like $80 or so at Amiami.
     
  7. GizmoTron

    GizmoTron Roobaticon Commander

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    Sadly yes, importing figures like this always sucks because of how much they cost. It will probably even be more money to get Ginrai.
     
  8. rattraprules98

    rattraprules98 AKA Chr0nus

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    $83
     
  9. PoweredConvoy

    PoweredConvoy Randy of the Allspark

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    Mine should be here tomorrow.
     
  10. GeoKaiser

    GeoKaiser Wardick Zeus

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    How much was it with shipping to the US?
     
  11. Wyvern

    Wyvern Velvet Sanchez

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    I see this site mentioned a lot on the podcast but every time I try to use it everything I want Is sold out. I've seen preorders sell out withing a few hours. Lol. Kinda frustrating. But they have some great prices. I must be using the site wrong.
     
  12. TCJJ

    TCJJ 103% Tank Engine

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    I can't wait for mine to arrive. I still think it looks amazing. I wish I didn't have to wait a few more weeks, but I didn't want to pay for EMS shipping. Still, shipping to New Zealand is pretty cheap from Japan. It's much cheaper to buy these figures direct from Japan instead from a place such as BBTS, for me, which is a nice change of pace. It also means it's WAY to easy for me to spend too much money on Japanese stuff....

    Word of advice for AmiAmi: Either refresh the site every second when new pre-orders are due to go up (some people know the timing, I myself do not), or pre-order things that aren't so popular. They have great prices, but that means that pre-orders often sell out quick. I've seen figures sell out in under a minute before. It's insane. But yeah, the less popular stuff is usually easy to get ahold of.
     
  13. Wyvern

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    Damn, didn't think stuff sold THAT fast. Lol. Gonna have to watch stuff more closely I guess. Thanks for the advise.
     
  14. Strarf

    Strarf Toy Battles Reloaded TFW2005 Supporter

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    Can't wait to get mine. Makes me wish I hadn't gone with SAL.
     
  15. Walktehdinosaur

    Walktehdinosaur HI! MY NAME IS [Volleybot]

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    Dont need it.
    I wonder if anyone here will hotglue it.
     
  16. Brave Magnus

    Brave Magnus Hecho en Argentina

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    Man, such a lovely figure!!!! Thanks for those galleries! :D 
     
  17. puma

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    Not sure if I need it but I kind of want it. Not sure if my girlfriend would approve of something like this either in the house. Hmmm
     
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    I've got this toy, and can't stand it..
    Seriously the joint system is absurdly bad..

    On the positive note it's MUCH bigger than I was expecting (coming in around the size of Bandai's SIC line of toys. I was expecting her to be more like sh figuarts). But the joints are awful. I did a youtube review on it.

    Pieces LOVE to fall apart.
    Once it is set up and just sitting there it looks great.. But trying to get it into any type of pose or anything like that.. Man very frustrating.. It's not an easy toy to work with. I'm lucky I went the Amiami route and paid less for her (cost plus shipping) than the US stores are offering her for (not that much less) prior to shipping..

    But even at that cost unless you LOVE Minerva as a character (I do) I can't recommend her.


    Here's my YT Video if you're interested:
     
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  19. Strarf

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    This is interesting to hear. I have the QB Leina and Nanael that were released in this line and they're solid. Joints are good and they are hard to get apart.
     
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    PoweredConvoy Randy of the Allspark

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    Hoping mine comes in today. Mine was rerouted from my old home to my new one 2 days ago.

    Randy
     

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