LEGO Batman

Discussion in 'The Toyark' started by Razerwire, May 20, 2008.

  1. Razerwire

    Razerwire 99 Problems... Super Mod

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    Just picked up the latest sets from TRU today and I'm STOKED. I have them all except for the collector's edition Batmobile which I have no interest in since it doesn't come with the Rogue's Gallery LEGO men.

    But dammit, why does plastic bricks cost so much? The four sets set me back $123! I must say it's worth it though. Why? BECAUSE ONE OF THEM HAS HARLEY QUINN!
     
  2. Dolza_Khyron

    Dolza_Khyron Well-Known Member

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    legos has always been pricey, even way back in the 90's i remember them being that expensive.

    if i remember correctly from a special that they had on tv a while back, they said, that they have to inspect each piece by hand now or something like that, lol also, plastic is made out of oil isn't it? thus, the rising oil prices, will increase the cost of plastic bricks :) 
     
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    *double post*
     
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  4. llamatron

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    Photos? What are the new sets? The Lego site doesn't seem to have them up.
     
  5. Razerwire

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    LOL, wrong forum dude.
     
  7. Razerwire

    Razerwire 99 Problems... Super Mod

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    It wasn't in the Toyark? My bad. :lol 
     
  8. karamazov80

    karamazov80 Million Dollar Champion

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    You are a MADMAN!! Seriously, I thought my Minimate addiction was out of hand, but damn. Legos are ridiculously overpriced, BUT, supply and demand.
     
  9. Dinobot Nuva

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    Lego's prices are going up. The most specific example I can think of right now is how Phantoka Bionicle line is currently priced at $9.99, but due to shipping increases and what not, when the summer line hits, the older sets will also bump up to the new $12.99 price point (Amazon has already done this).
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    I have them all too and i love em!
     
  11. netkid

    netkid Where's my Goddamn shoe!

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    FTBT.net has Youtube videos that show all the cool features of all the new Batman and other 2008 sets.

     
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  12. Razerwire

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    I can't WAIT for the game to come out. Hopefully there won't be new sets anytime soon after these four. My wallet needs to recuperate.
     
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    I was gonna say that they're coming out with a lego batman game. The SW ones were incredible so I have full confidence this will be too.
     
  14. j.a.f.o.

    j.a.f.o. Just Looking, Not Buying

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    Damn, I wish my 3-year-old son were old enough to play with these (he's only at the Duplo level) 'cause I can't justify buying them for myself.
     
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    Razerwire 99 Problems... Super Mod

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    OMG I just assembled the Tumbler and it's AWESOME! :rock 
     
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    PICS NAO!!!!! Please and thankyou.:p 
     
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    Razerwire 99 Problems... Super Mod

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  18. Gears

    Gears buh-buh-body ya Veteran

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    Ebay:
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    Holy crap, that Tumbler is gorgeous. I'll have to add that to the Lego Batman collection I started in '06. The Harley set is a must-have, too. I've been waiting for a minifig Harley ever since I got the Arkham Asylum kit and minifig Poison Ivy.
     
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    "Regular" steering wheel = FAIL.

    j/k. That is too cool.
     

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