Transformers: Monopoly Board Game By Winning Solutions

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  1. grimlock1972

    grimlock1972 "No Mas" My Wallet

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    that looks cool...$600? Nope. Seriously they missed the right price point for something like this by alot.I hope they do not have many made up as they are not gonna get a lot of takers.
     
  2. JoeHavok

    JoeHavok Well-Known Member

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    I would love to get this.  Lol, but not for $600.  I hope that\'s a typo.  $60 would work
     
  3. Inciteful

    Inciteful Hides in the Shadows

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    Meh. It doesn't look that bad but only $50 maybe $60. $600. Good luck. So a Costco or Sams club close out sale then?
     
  4. mcart

    mcart Lighter shade of dork

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    Lol, would be about the same to buy 6 masterpieces and use the mini figurines as monopoly pieces.

    Hmmmm actually, I think I may track down those figurines and do this, lol. I'll be fine with the regular board.
     
  5. Electro Rush

    Electro Rush Level Six Laser Lotus

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    Pfft, it doesn't even transform.
     
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  6. Repainted

    Repainted Well-Known Member

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    I see the game: nice. I see the price:
     
  7. WishfulThinking

    WishfulThinking "Don't touch it! It's evil!"

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    It's aluminum. Which makes the $600 even more of a joke. Sneeze on it and it'll dent.
     
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  8. dragon

    dragon Well-Known Member

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    600 for baord game thats high if i had someone play with i buy it but i wont buy it until i do game pieces are nice could use another deceticon pice to even out numbers
     
  9. HereticalHeresy

    HereticalHeresy Decepticon

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    I\'d definitely get it if it wasn\'t for the price, what the hell are they thinking? Does it come with money too?

    Even $100 is still overpriced but at least I\'d understand that if it was an exclusive. What the hell?
     
  10. G1DeadEnd

    G1DeadEnd Bring on 5, 6, 7 & 8!

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    I have the simple Transformers Monopoly game. Too bad no one likes to play. Well it isn't my wife's favorite game, and my daughters aren't old enough to grasp it yet ...
     
  11. Gingerchris

    Gingerchris Telly-headed Tyrant

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    The price tag. :p 

    Seriously though, I cannot see anything that justifies that price. I'll just stick with my other G1-themed Monopoly set, thanks.
     
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  12. KARR

    KARR Roving Robot

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    First the Unicron statue, and now this. I know being a Transformer fan is an expensive venture, but yeesh!
     
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  13. Prival

    Prival Prival-con

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    That moment when even Transformers have to pay tax...
     
  14. MartyFeeb

    MartyFeeb Wait... it's a bug?!

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    $60 for Monopoly? WHY? :lol  Haven't you played it before? SPOILER: it's not that great! ;) 
    I can: COLLECTORS. ARE. SUCKERS.

    Cause that's the strategy: prey on those collectors with OCD and poor investment skills.

    Crap like this makes me furious. It's robbery. And yeah, I can be angry: the type of person who will buy this can have a kind of mental impairment that makes him a victim of snake oil! :mad 

    But all of that aside... the art is kind of weak, no? I don't know why they didn't just go with the G1 box art! That would've sold better, imo. But again, this isn't so much an idea as much as it is a criminal enterprise to extract money from foolish collectors. Seriously. Oh what? You can hang it?!? F*CK. Well, then scratch everything I just said: there's the value! :D 
     
  15. optimusfan

    optimusfan Kill your heroes Administrator

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  16. rlmiddleton

    rlmiddleton Have money will spend

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    Hahahaha.

    No.
     
  17. [Wing_Saber-X]

    [Wing_Saber-X] Soundwave Rules.

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    This must be a joke, right? I know it was mentioned on the front page as legit news, the price is pretty laughable. Seriously?!
     
  18. Seth Sunthay

    Seth Sunthay ElusoryMonk

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    Megatron a gun?

    Hasbro: T.R.I.G.G.E.R.E.D.
     
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  19. SmolDream

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    Are those...AUTOBUCKS AND DECEPTIBUCKS?

    Worth every penny (and dollar).
     
  20. moreprimeland

    moreprimeland Optimus told me to do it! Moderator TFW2005 Supporter

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    Me too.. I have the G1 (2) and the Movies chess set too. Never opened either.

    But IF I were to win this one... I'd take it! :D 
     

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