Iowa Transformers Sightings

Discussion in 'Transformers Sightings' started by Doctor Doom, Aug 14, 2003.

  1. David Hingtgen

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    When I lived in Iowa City I'd have driven over, but now I'm much further away. :( 
     
  2. Mark Kayfabe

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    There were about two or three pegs full of the Wave 1 Titans Return Deluxes at Valley West Target this afternoon and none showing in the stockroom. I saw a few mentions of Wave 2 Deluxes at Des Moines area Target stores on the boards here, but I've struck out at three so far (Valley West, South Side, and Ankeny). Plenty of Wave 1 figures at each of those places, though. Are you guys still seeing Wave 2 consistently in the Des Moines area? I'm guessing Ankeny had them, but has now restocked with Wave 1 for some reason.

    Also, Walgreens on the south side of Ankeny had no sign of any Transformers at all, let alone Titans Return or the coveted Walgreens exclusive Brainstorm. Plenty of low-end R/C helicopters and clearance baseball bat sets, if you're into that kind of thing.
     
  3. David Hingtgen

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    I've seen Wave 2 dlx at several Targets and a Walmart.

    It's Titan Masters that are nowhere to be found, of any wave. (Want Apeface badly)
     
  4. Turnip

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    I've seen Wave 2 pretty reliably at Jordan Creek and the West Des Moines Walgreens. Valley West must have just restocked as they had Wave 2 on Tuesday.
     
  5. Galva12

    Galva12 Galvatron's "YES" Men

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    This always happens to me, once you finally get ahold of them, you will then find them everywhere! But usually after I buy them off ebay at a jacked up price.
     
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    Davenport TRU has a bunch of wave 2 Titans Return legends class. I'd say at least 2 each of Ravage, Rumble, and Laserbeak.
     
  7. Mark Kayfabe

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    One each of Chromedome and Highbrow at the Ankeny Blvd Walgreens in Ankeny yesterday. At $20 each, I passed. I figure I'll eventually see them at an area Target store.
     
  8. David Hingtgen

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    Is Powermaster Prime newsworthy? If so----Clive TRU. (they seem to have gotten rid of a dedicated spot for TF's, just a pile of miscellaneous figures in the middle of the Star Wars section)
     
  9. Mark Kayfabe

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    Downtown Des Moines Walgreens on Walnut had doubles of all but Wolfwire on the pegs. Still no sign of Brainstorm. I passed, because...$20 each. :( 
     

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