DOTM TOYS found at Walmart SC in Florida

Discussion in 'Transformers News and Rumors' started by Toyzaremine, Apr 12, 2011.

  1. Toyzaremine

    Toyzaremine Well-Known Member

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    $14.95 for these bad boys...

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    eagc7 TF Movies Fan/Supporter

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    *Sigh* only if they could be out here now...
     
  3. x BlackMagnus x

    x BlackMagnus x Is not impressed

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    Somebody is gonna get in deep shit over that...
     
  4. alfred p. sloan

    alfred p. sloan Well-Known Member

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    Cyberverse bb ... Yep there it is.

    Nice find . Too bad DOTM stuff isn't looking very good. ( my opinion, of course)

    Seems to me major retailers are dying to put DOTM stuff out. I hope this isn't the line that fails the retailers.... I hope it moves like the first two. Keeps the TF brand flush with cash to develop other stuff.

    Personally, though, DOTM toys are underwhelming. A few look like proper evolutions from ROTF while others are dumbed down to playskool level.
    I anticipate getting voyager megatron; shockwave; leader sentinel; the green wrecker ... Those are the only ones so far that are interesting me.

    I know I'm not alone...
     
  5. Sideswipe1954

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    Were they buyable, or blocked out at the register?
     
  6. Lock Cade

    Lock Cade Tarn Fangirl TFW2005 Supporter

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    Here we go...
     
  7. Haloid1177

    Haloid1177 Hey, That's Pretty Good TFW2005 Supporter

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    Question is, will the store actually sell them? Wal-Mart usually will stop street-dated items from being bought at the register.
     
  8. kibble

    kibble Seeker style, yo!

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    Better question is, does anyone actually want to buy them? They look fuggin' lame.
     
  9. Inciteful

    Inciteful Hides in the Shadows

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    If the product is "red flagged" then no the register will refuse the sale. However, I have heard from my Hasbro rep (I work for WM) that when we get them in they can go out before the street date since its a Hasbro owned product and not like the Marvel license products who have to stick to the street date. Their overall sales have been low (go figure with the lack of new product on my shelves, but I digress) as reflected in their annual report on another thread here.
     
  10. Ravenxl7

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

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    And so, it begins. Honestly, if the Bumblebee figure in this set had the deco of the single release version, I would probably get this set. Out of all the wave 1 stuff we know is on the way, the only figure I know I'm for sure getting, is Voyager Megatron. Might get Deluxe Bumblebee, but I'm not decided on that yet. Might come down to an in-person decision (which probably means I'll get him, as I love the look of his alt-mode).
     
  11. Toyzaremine

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    Yes they were surprisingly
     
  12. eyeballkid

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    Where is DOTM Windcharger and Grapple?
     
  13. Dinobot Nuva

    Dinobot Nuva Johnny 3 Tears Veteran

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    Wasn't there a random sighting of the Legion figures a little while ago too?
     
  14. Brainchild

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    lolstreetdates
     
  15. TornadoQuakeX

    TornadoQuakeX Decepti-Creep

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    Wow. Out already?
     
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    Damn - wish that was the Bumblebee/Starscream four pack. I'd be all over that.
     
  17. x BlackMagnus x

    x BlackMagnus x Is not impressed

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    If you picked one up you should post some feedback/pics for him. Prime looks ok, BB, not so much from what we have seen.
     
  18. Motor_Master

    Motor_Master Lets the balls touch TFW2005 Supporter

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    For $15 they can keep em.
     
  19. moreprimeland

    moreprimeland Optimus told me to do it! Moderator TFW2005 Supporter

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    My WM's all have blank shelf space..probably for this set up...but heaven forbid should THEY put anything out early..heck no.. Jealous a little bit right now :p 
     
  20. exclusacon

    exclusacon Expert with the Scopes!

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    Walmart is in business to make $$$, fu*k street dates...

    So much for WJ,TC and Warpath making it tp retail...
     

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