To open or not to open

Discussion in 'Transformers Toy Discussion' started by Stealth_Bumble, May 4, 2008.

  1. Stealth_Bumble

    Stealth_Bumble Member

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    I have a MIB Premium Megs and a MIB Premium Optimus. Since I already have the regular version of both of them, should I open them or leave the MIB? :confused2 
     
  2. Laser_Optimus

    Laser_Optimus Your opinion was noted. Now get lost. TFW2005 Supporter

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    Eh, depends on the kind of collector you are. If you prefer your figures MIB than leave them that way, but if you prefer to open your figures than open them.
     
  3. therealjondoe

    therealjondoe Well-Known Member

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    i open everything. whats the point of keeping it mib. do you plan on retiring on the value of your mibs. they wont have the value of the g1s.
     
  4. lita 1

    lita 1 Records Keeper

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    I'm facing the same delema with TRU exclusives Wingblade and Jetstorm. I'm torn on weather or not to open them.
     
  5. soundwaveCA

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    Open! No point having two of virtually the same toys only to have them sit in their boxes. Keeping them MISB you might as well just take a picture and return them to the store :lol 
     
  6. BHB

    BHB Well-Known Member

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    Always open. I personally would never buy anything I didn't intend to open.
     
  7. DJ Soundwave

    DJ Soundwave Action Figure Master

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    Open !!!!!!!
     
  8. shadow panther

    shadow panther Mechanically Insane

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    BWAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA

    made me spit up my slurpee
     
  9. Red Alert

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    FREE OUR GLORIOUS LEADER MEGATRON!!!!
    [​IMG]
     
  10. Mixmaster

    Mixmaster Chewbacca's chiropractor

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    I would open them.

    Maybe sell your regulars.

    I would open them too, it's not like they're super-rare and/or super-delicate.
     
  11. Dirge121

    Dirge121 Eat the chikums

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    Im facing a similar problem right now.
    I have an Encore Convoy and Starscream, do I open them?
     
  12. shadow panther

    shadow panther Mechanically Insane

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    open!!!!!!!!!!!!

    FREE THE PLASTIC
     
  13. Mixmaster

    Mixmaster Chewbacca's chiropractor

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    Keep them MISB, there's a good chance the QC might suck!
     
  14. Batman

    Batman The Dark Knight TFW2005 Supporter

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    Open them, and throw the package in the garbage. My premium Megatron is free and now he controls my life. In fact he is forcing me to write this............
     
  15. Deceptigtar

    Deceptigtar Sworn Decepticon Assassin

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    id say anything from the movie line, open. i dont see a high resale value in 20 years.
     
  16. Red Alert

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    all of my encores were fine 1-8
     
  17. Laser_Optimus

    Laser_Optimus Your opinion was noted. Now get lost. TFW2005 Supporter

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    Yeah, I don't own any, but I've heard the QC on the Encore figures is excellent. Of course, Takara's TFC Reissues and normal reissues line both had excellent QC... some of their mainline releases however... :redface2: 
     
  18. Ashstar

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    Open 'em! Release them poor lil' buggers from their plastic prison~ you could always sell off the regular versions as mentioned if they're bothering you much.
     
  19. G1Wheeljack

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    Open, dammit Open!
     
  20. IronhideTF

    IronhideTF Give Stare Over There.-->

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    Open them.
    They aren't going to go high in value any time soon.
    Megs may, since they said his number in each case is like 1.
    I'd open them or just Optimus.
     

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