Is it just me....

Discussion in 'Transformers Toy Discussion' started by Parsox, Jun 16, 2007.

  1. Parsox

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    Often I find myself justifying buying a 20 dollar figure (i.e new movie figure) instead of waiting for it to go on sale or buying it used..... but I have no problem spending that amount on a part I need to complete a G1 figure (i.e. Omega supreme small clips or Trantrum foot etc etc.)

    Maybe I am just a cheap A$$ is some respects...any other find themselves doing this?


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  2. TJOmega

    TJOmega The Plastic Addict Content Contributor

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    For most figures I dont wait for them to go on sale. (Ultimate Bumblebee's going to be an exception) #1 is because I like the figures and I want them in my collection. #2 is I hate being burned because I passed on a figure then never saw it again, did that with TM2 BlackArachnia, did that with Armada Nemesis Prime, recently did that with reissue Soundwave. #3, usually I find the extra money spent is worth having the figures earlier not only cause I got to enjoy them sooner but because I get to participate in discussions here and with friends about the figure and do my part as a fan by possibly being the opinion that makes someone go out and get the figure they're not sure about yet.
     
  3. NGW

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    Quoted for truth, couldn't have said it better myself.

    I hate passing on something I really want, hoping to get it cheaper later..and never seeing it again.
     
  4. Soundblaster1

    Soundblaster1 The Heisenberg of Toys

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    With how things are here, you have no think-time... Hell, once when I was considering Alt ravage(2) I left it on the shelf... Walked to the other side of the store for something while I thought about it, and by the time I returned it was GONE.
     
  5. NGW

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    Reminds me...I really need to get about trying to find alt ravage, really like that a jaguar turns into a jaguar.
     
  6. grimlockams prime

    grimlockams prime Check you feet

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    that is a pun
     
  7. GogDog

    GogDog Logic's wayward son Veteran

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    No, its quite literal.
     
  8. grimlockams prime

    grimlockams prime Check you feet

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    i know that
     
  9. GogDog

    GogDog Logic's wayward son Veteran

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    good
     
  10. Jarodimus

    Jarodimus the guy with that scan Veteran TFW2005 Supporter

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    <-- Is utterly confused about the last 4 posts.
     
  11. grimlockams prime

    grimlockams prime Check you feet

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    we wher talking a bout ravage a jaguar that turns into a jaguar
     
  12. GogDog

    GogDog Logic's wayward son Veteran

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    Which is most certainly not a pun.
     
  13. NGW

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    Of course it is....or isn't it?

    That's right, I went there.
     
  14. grimlockams prime

    grimlockams prime Check you feet

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    drop it
     
  15. GogDog

    GogDog Logic's wayward son Veteran

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    ok
     
  16. Mirage914

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    but what does that have to do with the price of eggs?
     
  17. Jarodimus

    Jarodimus the guy with that scan Veteran TFW2005 Supporter

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    [​IMG]
     
  18. GogDog

    GogDog Logic's wayward son Veteran

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    Is that the missing final panel to Hearts of Steel?
     
  19. megatroptimus

    megatroptimus Translatorminator

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    I rarely wait for sales...
     
  20. Soundblaster1

    Soundblaster1 The Heisenberg of Toys

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    Judging by your movie collection, you rarely wait for release dates...
     

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