Hightail and Shadow Recon Mini-Cons

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  1. shadow panther

    shadow panther Mechanically Insane

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    any idea when these last 2 scouts are gonna be released??? and are these 2 the last of the Cybertron line??
     
  2. Nevermore

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    1) Hasbro say "December", but from experience, that could mean anything between now and February.

    2) Yes, unless you count Primus with Bonus Mini-Cons.
     
  3. TJOmega

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    BBTS just got Hightail in stock, but how they got him in stock and not the last of the Minicons... Seems bizarre.
     
  4. Nevermore

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    Sold out on preorders, that's why.

    EDIT: Same reason they got Titanium Optimus Primal in stock, but no Scourge. Scourge is more popular.
     
  5. Switchblade

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    If Energon and Armada are anything to go by, they'll never reach heavy saturation and will be extremely difficult to find in-store.
     
  6. Beastbot X

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    As long as I can find them online for a reasonable price, I don't care. I just want to be able to purchase them SOME place besides eBay...
     
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    Oh wow, those are pretty cool. Hope I can find them.
     
  8. Nevermore

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  9. Beastbot X

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    Nevermore... THANK YOU. Especially since I don't check Brian's Toys regularly.
     
  10. Altercron

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    Hightail interests me, but I'll pass on the minicons since I have the Galaxy Force versions of their original forms.
     
  11. Hiro Prime

    Hiro Prime Cybertronian Guru Veteran

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    My shop just got a Scout Class Case in of Cybertron yesterday and it had 2 each of Hightail and the Mini-con team in it.
     
  12. Nevermore

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    A mass retailer such as TRU, Wal*Mart or Target?
     
  13. Backscatter

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    Well, my local stores, Target, Wally World, Costco etc. have been really good with Cybertron. I think I'll wait and dodge the additional cost. Both BBTS and Bill's are a little too expensive for just 2 Scout Class Transformers, even if they are the last 2 to complete Galaxy Force-Cybertron.
     
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    I JUST found The Brakedown repaint and the Giant Planet Minicons...

    I really want the Shadow minicons too...
     
  15. Hiro Prime

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    Ah, okay then. "Specialty stores". Thanks for the reply anyways!
     
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    nevermore doesn't have a raging clue anymore ..
     
  18. Deathx360

    Deathx360 Farewell Dear Friend

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    I think I will wait for them to come to my Wal-Mart. It might suck when it comes to Voyager, Ultra, Leader, Supreme, and sometimes Deluxe but I think I have seen at least one of every Basic, although I can't recall seeing Yellow Scrapmetal and Breakdown GTS.
     
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    The recons dont interest me, but may pick up hightail if I see him, but wont break a sweat if i dont.
     
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    I haven't seen anything in Walmart, Target, or Toys'R'Us back rooms. A lot of the stores here actually have older waves still waiting. That in mind, I'd expect to see them in WalMart first, as Walmart is notorious for not having Transformers in their back rooms and throwing everything on the floor.
     

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