TF Manufacturers bankrupt?

Discussion in 'Transformers On Ebay' started by CyberShadow, May 18, 2009.

  1. CyberShadow

    CyberShadow Wheeljacks Lab

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    oh wow... i didnt know that Barricade was an "Aurobot" now...

    well gyahdamn lol
     
  3. Recall

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    almost an original attempt to get someone to part with cash, almost :D 
     
  4. ssjkazer

    ssjkazer mr dyslexia

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    this is lame attempet
     
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    This is bad comedy.
     
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    It could just be a bad translation.

    Could be they've lost their job (been caught stealing items) and that's the best way they could translate it.
     
  7. Aernaroth

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    Maybe this is from that factory that was closed down or something.
     
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    ORIO Plant-Based Bot Super Mod News Staff

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    Ok... you'd think we would've heard that news. Haha
     
  9. Omnius

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    Aurobot? This belongs in the Engrish thread. :) 
     
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    Hasbro has production contracts with shitloads of Chinese factories. One going under isn't the end of the world.
     
  11. trebleshot

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    Maybe the translator was home sick that day.
     
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    Or the first to be laid off in the bankruptcy.
     
  13. grimlock1972

    grimlock1972 "No Mas" My Wallet

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    even if this is true I am sure hasbro would quickly replace the company and as other have said multiple companies produce the toys for hasbro so one going done ( assuming this is true) is not gonna effect things much the other will just ramp up production a bit , its my opinion its a marketing ploy and not a good one
     
  14. Shockscream

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    eBay sellers fail me yet again.
     
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    I love how in the delivery times part is says 'even lost' as the amount of time your item might take to get there.
     
  16. trebleshot

    trebleshot www.Toyark.com Veteran

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    Touche. :wink: 
     
  17. brr-icy

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    all items will be tested strickly :lolol  translation: i have played with this toy a lot, it is now loose, enjoy
     
  18. Johnator

    Johnator 'Til All Are Gone!

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    :lol 
     
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    Hahaha! That's up there with "item is MISB/MOSC". Which apparently means "I have opened it and played with it but I have put it back in the box and stuck the flaps back down". Only thing is you can clearly see where the box has been ripped on opening! Fools.
     

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