Maketoys Giant Preoder up at UpgradeCommander

Discussion in 'Transformers 3rd Party Discussion' started by deaculpa, Nov 21, 2011.

  1. deaculpa

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  2. General Tekno

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    Sounds reasonable, somewhat.

    And I imagine if Battle Tanker sells well, the US retailers will be quicker to list preorders for MakeToys.
     
  3. deaculpa

    deaculpa Seven Star Fist

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    I wonder if "(Yellow Version)" implies the inevitable...
     
  4. x BlackMagnus x

    x BlackMagnus x Is not impressed

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    The first release will be in 3 two packs with a rumored G1 flavored giftset later on.
     
  5. exomega255

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    I think I will wait for BBTS this time around to see the prices.
     
  6. MisterFanwank

    MisterFanwank Toy Industry Analyst

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    I'll wait for the green gift set.
     
  7. Bountyan

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    Man, with all these pre-orders popping up I should really start saving up for the boxset. I actually hope it gets delayed.
     
  8. Alucard77

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    Wow, that is not bad, at $65 per. This may go from a pass to a buy if they can get the set in at $300.
     
  9. MisterFanwank

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    Praise from Alucard for a deluxe costing $65?

    I'm in awe.
     
  10. Matty

    Matty @StayingInTheBox Moderator News Staff

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    That's a fantastic price considering the nature of 3rd party prices lately. I'll be keeping an eye out for these.
     
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    Alucard77 Kaon Gladiator Champion

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    LOL... well, $65 is not horrible considering it makes Devastator.

    And also, third party companies get a pass from me lately. I mean, Takara stuff is selling at $30+. So $45 for FP stuff is really good in my opinion.

    I am by no means expecting a 3rd part company to do things at Takara prices.
     
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    x BlackMagnus x Is not impressed

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    Fixed.
     
  13. Bountyan

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    But it's a deluxe.
     
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    I thought these were scout sized?
     
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    they are deluxe sized. There was a photo of it next to some classics deluxe somewhere...
     
  16. G.I.EDDIE

    G.I.EDDIE Purple treads suck!

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    i'll wait for the "HO HO HOOOOO, Greeeeeen Giant!"
     
  17. x BlackMagnus x

    x BlackMagnus x Is not impressed

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    Well I'll be damned, I stand corrected. Just looked up a video, I could have sworn these were going to be scouts going by the comparison pic with Bruticus. My bad, I was wrong.
     
  18. Matty

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    I'm not certain, but I believe they did a size comparison to the Generations G2 Prime, which Hasbro passes off as a deluxe but in reality it is very small.
     
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    x BlackMagnus x Is not impressed

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    TRANSFORMERS PREVIEW: MAKETOY GIANT - YouTube
     
  20. Matty

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    There you go; slightly taller than a small Hasbro deluxe.
     

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