Igear selling Botcon and TFCC exclusives on their site?!?

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  1. axiom

    axiom What the what?!?! Moderator

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  2. Deceptigtar

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    not really since yizhi runs the site and was the main guy getting pre/early release stuff off the site.
     
  3. Anguirus

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    How would they be getting these?
     
  4. [Wing_Saber-X]

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    ^eh, maybe these are "factory" fresh toys...:confused2 :

    Im just sayin' :D 
     
  5. chrisr291

    chrisr291 Master of the Unknown

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    Aren't the toys made in China? Shouldn't be to hard because the seller is also there.
     
  6. Venksta

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    People are always saying how Hasbro is going to shut down 3rd party groups. Well, it won't happen, but if it did somehow, I would be very surprised if iGear wasn't the first one Hasbro goes after. :lol 
     
  7. dragon516

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    They are way blatant about their disrespect for copyright and now they are selling the Botcon stuff on their site. At least FP and company creates new toy or add ons and don't just downsize actual Hasbor/TT designs.
     
  8. axiom

    axiom What the what?!?! Moderator

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    Don't get me wrong, I absolutely love my Igear Faith Leader, I was just curious how they could sell (not preorder) a toy, not yet released and exclusive to either a club or convention.

    If they had Punch Counterpunch, I'd be all over it!!
     
  9. Optimus Vader

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    And this offends you as a toy collector?
     
  10. Shelfwarmercon

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    Isn't Hasbro moving production of some Transformer toys to Vietnam? That would be one way to keep new toys out of the hands of China's prerelease procurement network.
     
  11. chrisr291

    chrisr291 Master of the Unknown

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    In the words of Dave Chappelle

    "Can't stop... won't stop"
     
  12. DrillBIT

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    isn't iGear the group who shares the factory that produce BOTCON toys? :D 
     
  13. Quicky

    Quicky TRANSFORM and ROLL OUT!!!

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    Geez...They just couldn't wait till after the convention to put these up. I know stolen Botcon stuff is routinely put up on ebay, but I've never heard of an actual online store blatantly putting stolen merchandise up for sale.

    I wonder if iGear would ever have the balls to complain if anybody ever stole 'factory samples' of their stuff and sold it elsewhere. Just remember iGear, karma is a bitch.

    I don't own any of iGear's stuff and now with this stunt, I probably never will.

    iGear, you guys have no class.
     
  14. Shelfwarmercon

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    And yet, other members of this forum have bought stuff from iGear, as well as have bought other Transformer toys long before they come out through official channels. While you're frothing at the mouth, why don't you go after the people that actually buy stuff from iGear?

    And iGear isn't the only one selling these toys either.


    That's news to me.
     
  15. Quicky

    Quicky TRANSFORM and ROLL OUT!!!

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    I'm not frothing at the mouth so let's not go there please. It's your money, do whatever you want. If you feel it's okay to buy stolen goods, more power to you.
     
  16. grimlock1972

    grimlock1972 "No Mas" My Wallet

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    Ditto I am here by boycotting all Igear Products.
     
  17. Optimus Vader

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    I bought the PP01/Faith & the PP01b/Nemesis Leaders from iGear.

    ..just throwing that out there in case anyone wants to come after me :crazy: 
     
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    I bought the Igear Arc playset and eagerly await the Nemisis set.

    I will take an attack or two for that...but those sets are sweeeet(after some crazy glue)
     
  19. Optimus Vader

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    I'm still confused as to why some people seem to be upset by this. Is this one of those crazy morals and values things? Seems dumb.
     
  20. Powersa

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    "exclusive" means little these days
     

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