Universe Ultras Advertised 50% Off at TRU This Week

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  1. Optimus Clyde

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  2. Dinobot Nuva

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    $12.99 for Ultras? Hot damn, wonder if that will include their exclusive Ultras.
     
  3. Optimus Clyde

    Optimus Clyde Space Trucker

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    Usually doesn't, but for half off I think it's worth the trip to TRU to find out. :) 
     
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    last time it did not include the exclusives, thing is some TRU dont even have any ultras left, least mine i havent seen them in a while.

    but i would like that RH Devy!!!
     
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    HALF OFF ULTRAS?! Sweet lord.





    *runs to TRU*
     
  7. thedrknss48

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    If they show Stormcloud in the ad, does that mean they'll have or eventually restock on Stormcloud?
     
  8. ghowildseven

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    It's good news, except the TRU around haven't gotten any Ultras except Silverbolt/Onslaught/Powerglide.
     
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    What's funny about the Universe Ultra's is they started out here in Canada at $40 a pop, I have yet to pay over $20 for one :lol  When I was in Japan I was picking up Henkei ultra's for $15 which was awesome :D 

    But I'll be damned I'm jealous about that movie Prime sale, I wish I could pick up one for that price, paid like $65 CAD for mine.
     
  10. Dran0n

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    Oh hells yeah!
     
  11. Stune

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    They're likely getting rid of old stock. All they had when I went was Powerglide Dreadwind/g? and Silverbolt. The sale doesn't apply to Countdown as speculated.

    I took home my first Universe figure =D Powerglide.
     
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    Good, those things are stacked to the ceiling at both of my TRU's
     
  13. Mr. Sparklebot

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    I hope this is in my area, cuz I've been holding off getting Ultras 'til now!
     
  14. shogun221

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    I just brought home a Countdown for $12.99 :thumb 

    I think you're right about TRU not intending to discount their exclusives with this sale. Problem for them is that their wording states "Transformers Universe Ultras" as being 50% off; both CD and DW have that exact wording on their package...all that distinguishes them from the others are their SKUs and the 25th anniversary/TRU exclusive labeling on their packaging.

    It appears to be confusing their employees as well; whoever stocked the discount kiosk at my local TRU tossed a couple Countdowns in there along with the others. It didn't ring up at the register as being on sale, however I brought up where I found it and mentioned that the packaging clearly stated it was a "Universe Ultra." They gave the me the discount manually.

    So yeah...it's not technically on sale, but your odds of you nabbing a Countdown or Dreadwind at a discount might actually might be pretty good.
     
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    Sadly I am really excited to see if they get those new Robot Heroes sets in with this advertisement going on. I love me some Robot Heroes.
     
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    If that includes exclusives, I know what I'm getting on Friday!
     
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    You think they will still be in stock by Thurs/Friday, I picked up Inferno and Dreadwingfor %50, I argued for the TRU exclusive to be on sale.

    It was the only other ultra on the shelf with a ton of Powerglides, so he gave it to me for the price.

    Passed on Powerglide, but now I want to get him so I can have the red and white, if I find the exclusive, I also want to get Silverbolt just so when I get Skyfall I can have all 3 repaints.
     
  18. Kaymac

    Kaymac I'M REALLY FEELIN' IT!

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    Hot DAMN, is this in Canada too?
     
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    too bad it's not effecting Darkwind and Countdown.
     
  20. Dinobot Nuva

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    shogun just posted that you can jerry-rig the sale to.
     

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