ROTF Soundwave figure

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  1. AutobotSDG

    AutobotSDG Well-Known Member

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    Ok, I tried the search function and came up with nothing, so unless I did it wrong this hasn't been brought up before.

    Is the Soundwave figure seriously shortpacked or just extremely popular?

    I searched 3 stores, and out of the numerous pegs of figures I didn't see a single Soundwave. I did see the Bumblebee figure that was supposed to be the preview figure with him but there was no sign of Soundwave.

    I'm guessing just extremely popular and if I just wait a bit I will find one, but it's just a curiosity.
     
  2. thenatureboywoo

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    Depends on where you go. On friday, i seen stores with nothing but him and BB. Then there where stores that had all of wave 1 except for him. I heard from other posts that he will be re-released with wave 3. So if you miss him now, you can get him then.
     
  3. AutobotSDG

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    Good to know, thanks
     
  4. Empir3

    Empir3 Bedstructicon Empir3

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    YEa i actually have not seen him in stores at all just BB
     
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    My friend got him and then a few days later I when to Wal-Mart(this was May 25th) I only saw 1 Bumblebee. I hope that I can find one because he is a really awesome looking figure.
     
  6. zell583

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    so far i've seen soundwave at the walmarts in dublin and christiansburg VA.
    3 in christiansburg and 6 in dublin. i guess it just depends on what area you live in. and i can't wait for the blue repaint of him.
     
  7. grimlock1972

    grimlock1972 "No Mas" My Wallet

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    a scalper cleaned out the Walmart where i live of soundwave and tried to take mine from my cart, what scumbag
     
  8. Battlewagon

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    i found 3 on saturday but haven't seen any since then.
     
  9. Lbsammills51

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    If you were in the Inland Empire in California, he's everywhere. I've seen too many Soundwaves and not nearly enough Skids'.
     
  10. Razorwing

    Razorwing The Fallen Alternity.

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    lol what did you do .. did you see the person take it? lol..
     
  11. grimlock1972

    grimlock1972 "No Mas" My Wallet

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    i saw him reaching in , i yelled at him and told if i caught him trying it again id show him where he could put his toys:ev: 
     
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    Omega Charge Prepare for trouble...

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    Saw plenty of Soundwaves at my WalMart. Then I went to Target today and saw plenty BB's, but no SW's.
     
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    my TRU had nada but my target had 3 so i grabbed 2 of them. i love this toy, so many alt modes you can come up with
     
  14. Razorwing

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    lmao.. that's awesome man. Did he respond to your comment? or did he leave like a coward? lol.
     
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    i got the only one at the local wal-mart....it is a very awesome design....sure i would love it to be a bit taller and it is a bitch to transform, but still neat, only don't like the satillite mode, the jet is neat though
     
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    There were lots here when the preview wave was released. I have not seen him since the real toys have been released.

    On a side note... he's really not that good of a figure in my opinion.
     
  17. Th0r4z1n3

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    I've been on the hunt for him since midnight Thursday night with no luck until tonight, I went to K-Mart & the only ROTF figures they had were BB & SW (I don't think every sore bothered with with the preview wave or misunderstood how it was supposed to work). From what I understand they were the figures from the preview wave. BB must also be in wave 1 cuz i seen him in every store I went to, SW is also supposed to be in wave 3 so if you don't/didn't find him right away don't worry he'll show up.
     
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  19. grimlock1972

    grimlock1972 "No Mas" My Wallet

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    he dropped an F-bomb then he ran off like a kid caught in the cookie jar, probably back to the toy aisle to look for more stuff to ebay XD a scalper and a wuss lol
     
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  20. Razorwing

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    you should've been like.. aww going back to mommy? LOL.
    Anyway.. lol I'm glad I got my SW :D 
     

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