News on Animated Arcee/Electrostatic Soundwave toys

Discussion in 'Transformers News and Rumors' started by Human Beastbox, Feb 26, 2009.

  1. Human Beastbox

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    Well, I just got this e-mail from the Transformers Collectors Club Store from Angie, as I pre-ordered these through the collector club.

    Take it for what it's worth, I guess.

    "TF Animated Deluxe Wv 3 09 (Arcee, Soundwave) 2pcs
    These items have been split into different waves and are also shipping at later dates per Hasbro(roughly May 2009). Due to this we are currently canceling and we will issue credits on the current pre-orders placed. We will put these items back to the website site as soon as we get new released confirmed information on how these are to be sold. Please let me know if you have any questions. Thank you."

    Hmph.:confused: 
     
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  2. Optimus Prime

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    Well, at least it sounds like these two might not be cancelled. Delayed is better than cancelled any day.
     
  3. MEGAMAN X FAN

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    maybe they'll be put in rotf packaging ?
     
  4. Human Beastbox

    Human Beastbox The Murdinator

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    That would be weird, but hey, I'd take it.:thumbs2: 
     
  5. Fort Max

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    Whatever, just release them.
     
  6. rhapsodyred99

    rhapsodyred99 Well-Known Member

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    No joke. I'd buy 3 of Arcee if she was in My little pony Packaging.
     
  7. General Tekno

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    As long as they come out, I don't care.

    So long as they come out in Canada.
     
  8. Dom

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    I would buy them if they were packed in dog crap!
     
  9. crimbot

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    I do hope these 2 go ahead, its a no question definite buy! Take our money Hasbro... we beg you!!! hahaha
     
  10. Optimus Kharnal

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    not sure about the soundwave, as I had have issues buying a toy just for the acessory but i'm hoping Arcee comes out.
     
  11. Autobot Burnout

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    So...these are possibly that last toys in animated...and they're being pushed to may...which is when movie toys hit? Either they're banking on the re-start of the movie craze to get the two toys to sell, or Hasbro REALLY wants to kill this line, as retailers are going to want to stock only movie and in some cases those universe exclusives.

    At least I got the first run Soundwave, although I REALLY want a keytar ratbat.
     
  12. MoonRacer Prime

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    Dear Hasbro,
    Arcee is my favorite Autobot and I will take forty :)  Please don`t cancel her.
     
  13. Satomiblood

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    I really want those Arcee swords.
     
  14. Torque

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    my 5 year old sister is DYING to get Arcee, they better release her
     
  15. Alexander Quinn

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    Split into seperate waves? Thats odd. Maybe Animated will be getting quite a few more Deluxes then. Heres hoping!
     
  16. Soundwave84

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    man they should just release thse
     
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    well at least their getting a release
     
  18. Human Beastbox

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    From your lips to God's ear, my friend!:D 
     
  19. trebleshot

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    Good to see some official confirmation that they still might be released. I, for one, have been waiting about 23 years for an official Arcee that transforms into a car.

    Plus, Soundwave (Soundblaster) and keytar Ratbat? Must have!

    I would think Universe would make more sense at this point. But they have until May, so who knows?
     
  20. Gryph

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    Sure sounds like I was right. They're spreading Animated out through Universe.
     

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