Encore Ratchet (Emergency Green Version) up for Pre-Order at BBTS

Discussion in 'Transformers News and Rumors' started by Th0r4z1n3, Dec 6, 2007.

  1. Th0r4z1n3

    Th0r4z1n3 The F*cking Lizard King! Veteran

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    IACON "That's Vector Sigma?" TFW2005 Supporter

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    I'll pass. I am happy with my pre-orders of encore Ironhide, Ratchet and the black Diaclone colors Ironhide.
     
  3. RobotoChan

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    It isn't a bad price given the work involved in getting one.
    I would have preferred nearer $100 but at least it isn't ridiculous.

    Any good sites for preordering the black ironhide?
     
  4. Th0r4z1n3

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    I'll stick with the regular Encore series Ironhide and Ratchet. Have to save money.
     
  6. Paladine

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    I find it quite ugly.
     
  7. e3nine

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    anyone know the distribution count on this? (if any)

    $149.99 will sound so much better if these were any bit limited. : \



    But then again, TomyTakara will just re-release it again anyways.
     
  8. ikado

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    They haven't reissued any other exclusive E-Hobby or Mail Away figures yet.. Can't see why they would start.
     
  9. Kaijumaster

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    what the heck is up with the $70 Mirage?
     
  10. Paradigm-Shift Prime

    Paradigm-Shift Prime Unit Warrior TFW2005 Supporter

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    $150 for puke green? Yikes. I love G1 repaints but not quite that much.

    The $70 Ironhide looks really nice (couldn't they have flipped those prices and still sold lots of black ironhides?) but I recently got my c9+ MIB Diakron black Ironhide for $110 and am happy to have paid $40 more for that.
     
  11. Jeremy.B

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    These are more than likely not going to sell due to their paint scheme, but will sell because they are such an exclusive. I may kick myself for not buying one a few months down the road when they are going for 400, or I may be happy keeping my money when they go on clearance. Who knows?
     
  12. domientius

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    $150? F*** That!

    It'll probably end up $120 somewhere else too, given the past trends with BBTS overpricing exclusives.
     
  13. Foster

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    I know this won't wind up with the demand of anime Astrotrain. If by some miracle it does, I'll just wait for the KO.
     
  14. GAUGE

    GAUGE In Art, Nothing Is Impossible.

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    I'm sorry I'd rather own the 2 exclusive IRONHIDE and RATCHET ENERGON MOLDS than any G1 IRONHIDE/RATCHET FIGURE any day of the week.
     
  15. Otispq

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    $150 buys a lot of new stuff coming out. can't justify that much, esp. at christmas time for one item that would only be a shelf dandy anyways.
     
  16. First Gen

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    As much as I hate to, I agree with Gauge for once.

    We alway seem to disagree on Myspace :duel  lol

    First Gen aka Clutch
     
  17. e3nine

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    lolz.

    Ironhide and Ratchet were reissued in 2001 as an eHobby shop exclusive limited to 1,000. Now the Encore series is bringing them back out.

    [​IMG]
     
  18. Yigal

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    150 bucks for the Scooby-Doofan?? No way!!!

    I'll just take the A-Team Ironhide
     
  19. DrPhd

    DrPhd Two Servings of Fruit!

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    So this is a G1 figure with a new movie paint job? The toy lines have come full circle I guess.
     
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    this might look nifty with e-Hobby's Hauler.
     

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