ransformers animated and botcon

Discussion in 'Transformers Conventions and Get Togethers' started by siekone, Apr 23, 2008.

  1. siekone

    siekone TeletranX

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    So we get to cincinatti and go to the toysrus no animated toys :p uke
    we get back to the hyat and some jackass shows up in a truck this jerk off bought them all(like80or so figures)! What a dick I am so pissed off I wanted to bust his head open!
    So if anyone is hear I am here to and hey have animated for sale call room 824, I want them bad!
     
  2. cobra zartan

    cobra zartan Think's He's a Detective.

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    walmart in the tri county mall has 2 packs
     
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    ILoveDinobot Arise Rodimus Prime

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    :cry 
     
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    cobra zartan Think's He's a Detective.

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    wait until you venture out that far to find them, it cost us $80 return just to get to that mall
     
  5. siekone

    siekone TeletranX

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    Thanks to a member of the boards for helping me out! I won't say names so you don't get flooded with e-mails , but thanks!
     
  6. cobra zartan

    cobra zartan Think's He's a Detective.

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    you found him!?!?
     
  7. megamus

    megamus Overworked and Underpaid Veteran

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    No problem, just trying to help a fellow board member out.
     
  8. Motor_Master

    Motor_Master Lets the balls touch TFW2005 Supporter

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    My girlfriend and I found a small stash at a Walmart in the middle of no where. We picked up a few extra Deluxe Primes and Bumblebees for those at Botcon who don't have a way to get out to the stores.

    If anyone is interested and you're in Cincy for Botcon PM me and I can hook you up.
     
  9. warriorpriest

    warriorpriest Priest of Primus

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    I am looking for a prowl and a starscream for a fellow board member. I personally can wait till the general release. So if anyone can help me out let me know.
     
  10. videriant

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    Just want to clear up some things. I was on the Wed tour and they were going to stop by TRU for us but we heard that some scalpers had made it into the TRU and the persons at the register that day let them slip through the crack.

    The guy showing up at Hyatt with the bags of Animated was Pete. He'd talked to the TRU near his place (which is 1hr away) and they let him take orders for all of us on the tour so the toys he was showing up with was all spoken for and paid for at retail price.

    So yes, we did get scalped but it wasn't Pete. He was great for getting us all the animated toys.
     
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    Thats good to know that had me very upset until I found out and now this confirms it, so I guess I got mad at the wrong guy.
     
  12. videriant

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    Yeah, the toy manager at TRU in Kenwood was very upset that it happened at his store.

    And if Funpub is able to figure out who the scalpers are they are going to ban them from the dealer room.

    Also, we saw a bunch of Hasbro boxes in the dealer's room on Wed. Couldn't read what they were but either Animated is going to be flooding the door prizes or Hasbro may have gotten smart and put up a booth. Pete did end up with some extras (NOT very many at all) that he'll be selling at retail at his booth. I'm sure he'll be okay with me plugging him like this.
     
  13. KING KONVOY

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    Hello all:

    I'm @ the millennium and I'm also looking for all the figures. PM if you can help!
     
  14. shadow panther

    shadow panther Mechanically Insane

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    yeah its quite fustrating, if anyone wants to give a mook a hand im in room 502 of the Hyatt im looking for Prowl Lockdown and the 2-pack
     
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    Motor_Master Lets the balls touch TFW2005 Supporter

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    I was surprised within about 5 minutes of posting about the animated figures I had, they were mostly spoken for. Then I ran into Draven and he picked up the last one I had.

    These things are hot, I hope Hasbro is bringing animated figures to botcon, just to teach the scalpers a lesson.

    :lol  though I guess I qualify as a scalper, I think I cleared enough money on the 6 figures I sold to pay for lunch for myself at Wendy's :p 

    but more importantly I was able to help a few people out who don't have cars.
     
  16. KING KONVOY

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    I found a few animated if any ones interested send me a PM. I'm staying at the Millennium.

    Have

    Deluxe:

    1x Bumblebee
    1x Prowl
    1x Lockdown
    1x Optimus Prime
    1x Megatronm & Optimus 2-pack

    Voyager:
    1x Bulkhead

    Want

    Voyager:

    1x Megatron
    1x Starscream
     

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