Eighteen Star Wars Transformers in 2008

Discussion in 'Transformers News and Rumors' started by Tim Formas, Feb 15, 2008.

  1. Tim Formas

    Tim Formas Old Man Administrator

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    http://www.starwars.com/collecting/news/hasbro/news20080212.html

     
  2. Draven

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    Hmm. I wonder if any of them won't suck.
     
  3. Omnius

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    Are there that many important vehicles left? Or will we get 9 Jedi starfighters and 9 ARC-170 repaints?
     
  4. MegaMoonMan

    MegaMoonMan www.megamoonman.com TFW2005 Supporter

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    I'm assuming this means 18 since they started, not 18 new ones.

    How many total are already out?
     
  5. artiepants

    artiepants Just over here punching Unicron.

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    Seriously? these actually sell?
    they always seem to be peg warming to me (not as bad as the non-transforming Movie Merch, but certainly more than typical Transformers or Star Wars toys)

    I still can't believe Hasbro won't do a GIJoe -vs- Transformers line ala the comics or Don's unused designs.
     
  6. Ziero

    Ziero TFW2005 Supporter

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    Surprises me too, I would *kill* for a Rolling Thunder Optimus or a Dominator Megatron. As long as they didn't turn into robotified humans the line would be awesome.
     
  7. Beastbot X

    Beastbot X The Toad Knows.

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    They move pretty fast around here. Not as fast as Transformers since the movie came out, but before they movie they were actually selling faster than the "real" TFs.
     
  8. artiepants

    artiepants Just over here punching Unicron.

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    huh, that's interesting.

    the newest wave (with Cody) seemed like a step up, hopefully they'll keep improving ~ maybe take a new stab at an X-wing.
     
  9. Galaxy Convoy

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    Of course they will. Can't believe this shitty line is actually still going.
     
  10. ErechOveraker

    ErechOveraker I'm with Plowking.

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    Speeder Bike or die!
     
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    i lost count and interest after the Milenium Falcon.
     
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    Fit For natalie tfwiki nerd

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    The BIG Star Wars push this year is from the new Clone Wars animated series, so there are vehicles from that show to consider.
     
  13. DeathStorm

    DeathStorm Snoochie Boochies

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    SWTF, "the worst idea since Greedo shooting first" (Ben Affleck/Holden McNeil in Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back)
     
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    Come on Executor! Come ooonnn Star Destroyers!
     
  15. seeker311

    seeker311 The Collector

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    Im still waiting for a Kit Fisto/Starfighter
     
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    Those would be nice. I might actually consider getting them if their 'bot modes don't look too crappy.
     
  17. Primevil

    Primevil *Insert Witty Title Here*

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    Me too. That's all I really need from this line that hasn't been announced.
     
  18. Megatronwp38

    Megatronwp38 Megatron? Is that you!?!?

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    eh, it's said that you can still find almost all of them in store.
     
  19. Grimlock_13

    Grimlock_13 Reformed Geewunner

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    EIGHTEEN?! Christ, so much money that could be spent on more worthwhile items.
     
  20. MetroBoy

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    I'm still waiting for them to come up with an escape pod that splits and turns into C3PO and R2D2. It couldn't be much worse than some of the others we've seen.
     

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