Still nothing new at local Target and WM

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  1. bellpeppers

    bellpeppers A Meat Popsicle

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    The TRU in the next town has the new Transformers since the 1st ($12 for Deluxe)... as does my local K-Mart ($13). But... my local Target and Wal Mart has yet to get anything.

    This happening anywhere else?
     
  2. Lock Cade

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    Yep. The Target stores in Michigan haven't gotten any of the newly-released figures yet. If they have any TFs at all, it's mostly a small number of the NEST figures and other shelf-warmers.
     
  3. Dran0n

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    Fuck my Wal Mart, I'm not getting into it.

    Target still has a nice selection of (old) Voyagers, still nothing new.
     
  4. rattrap007

    rattrap007 one with the Force TFW2005 Supporter

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    only new one I found was a HA Jazz.. now yellow packaged ROTF figures anywhere but TRU
     
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    Same in my area. I'm not too sure what those jackass stores are doing.
     
  6. Miggytron

    Miggytron Slag Sucking Saurian

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    I'm really curious why Target and Walmart are lagging so far behind TRU. Was there some special backroom deal made? Also, why is TRU trickling out the figures? I still haven't seen Thrust or Drift
     
  7. Haloid1177

    Haloid1177 Hey, That's Pretty Good

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    I too haven't found those two figures. Nothing at my WMs and Targets, and my TRU is restocking th new TFs very slowly.
     
  8. Autovolt 127

    Autovolt 127 Get In The Titan, Prime!

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    Because Generations isn't mainline....If it was it would been flooded everywhere.

    I found PCC, HFTD Legends, Activators and a H.A Mudflap back on Tuesday when i saw Toy Story 3.
     
  9. Optimus Vader

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    Dran0n, just letting you know that Chuck Klosterman's facts about Philly are wrong. We threw snow balls at Santa and D batteries at JD Drew.
     
  10. Lock Cade

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    I did manage to find 1 single Thrust and 2 Drifts once at a local TRU, along with 2 each of WFC Optimus Prime and WFC Bumblebee. So surely they are out there, it's just a matter of getting to the store fast enough to grab a hold of them.
     
  11. Pikatron

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    They'll come out sooner or later. I spotted some HTFD figures at a WM in Socal a few days ago.
     
  12. kylash327

    kylash327 ThePlasticGeek

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    theyve only been out for a week or so, Im sure they will show up soon.
     
  13. Miggytron

    Miggytron Slag Sucking Saurian

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    Yeah I've seen pretty much everything (Leader SS, PCC, HFTD) but I'm really only interested in Generations, HA and Seaspray... none of which I've seen.
     
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    because target and walmart are doing toy resets for the holidays. I work at target and we're not getting anything new in until the reset is done. It's the same with walmart.
     
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    My local Walmart restocked its transformers the other day. The following warmed the pegs months ago and they just got more: Desert Attack Brawl, Deadend, Thrust ,Gears, Arcee, and more Mudflaps. How are they going to bring in the new figures when they keep restocking pegwarmers. I am not even going to mention Target.
     
  16. bellpeppers

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    Then they're out here. I'm in the Central Valley, so I guess it stands to reason that they'll be here any day now.

    Plus, I work at WM part time... but I know I won't get any answers from anyone there- don't ask.
     
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    Found the PCC 5 packs at Target yesterday in Redlands, S. California. FYI I passed both of these. Yuck!
     
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    I heard that TRU and Hasbro had an agreement where the former would sell the Generation toys as part of promoting WFC.
     
  19. QmTablit

    QmTablit Disguise: Check. Robot...

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    Umm... Toys R Us is a specialty toy store. They sell toys and little else. They get toys as soon as they can because it's what they do. Sell toys.

    Walmart and Target are "buy everything you could possibly need here" kinds of stores that just have a section for toys. For kids to rampage through while the parents stock up on bedsheets and towels, or buy a new cutlery set and a toaster oven.
     
  20. Archaea

    Archaea Autobot Archeaologist

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    I dont understand it either. In Raleigh NC we still havent gotten much in at our Targets also.
     

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