Which Convoy to buy help

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  1. Batman

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    Would you buy a MISB Encore Convoy for $95 shipped or a Takara gold label Convoy for $110 shipped?

    I like the painted on autobot logos on the Encore one, but I am not big on the different shade of blue for the legs. Are there any other differences between the two besides the packaging?

    Thanks in advance:) 
     
  2. godsenddeath

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    Given the reported QC problems on Encore prime, i'd suggest going with the gold label one.
     
  3. smkspy

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    gold label definitely...wasn't he the first reissue anyways?
     
  4. jqciaomama

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    Absolutely gold label... all the way down to the #$@*
     
  5. cannabisprime

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    For $110, neither; hunt down the New Year's edition reissue..
     
  6. Easterling Capt

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    neiter..TFC book style 0 is the best reissue prime.

    but if you have to chose from those two then I would get the Takara 15th year reissue the gold label one. It was the first reissue prime to come out.
     
  7. -Barricade-

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    Why not just get the g1...
     
  8. Valkysas

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    Encore Convoy for that much would be a ripoff.
     
  9. Victorysabre

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    I'd wait for G1 style Ipod Convoy and get him instead. But of the two you listed, I'll add one to the gold label votes.
     
  10. Runamuck

    Runamuck Swindle Knows Best

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    Yup. Digital-Toys.com has him for $70 plus shipping.


    But if I had a choice, I'd go for the Gold Label one...which I've never actually seen, but would go for anyways since it's the first reissue.
     
  11. Chaos Muffin

    Chaos Muffin Misadventure Veteran

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    It's only a $15 difference, cmon go for it, do it.
    Bet you won't, I dare you
     
  12. Batman

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    I'd love to get the New Years one but they are all like $180 on epay.
     
  13. thor20

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    The Encore Prime only sold for 5000 Yen in Japan. Why pay twice the price. The gold label Convoy would be the way to go on that one.
     
  14. smkspy

    smkspy is one nice fucking kitty

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    I've seen a few go MIB go for little as $80 plus shipping. Just gotta keep watching and waiting, waiting and watching.

    I'd love to get a second for the G1 accurate action master alone.
     
  15. Basketball Jones

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    Weren't the early Takara reissues subject to loose joints?
     
  16. Razorclaw

    Razorclaw Are ya gonna draw pistols

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    What's a gold label OP?? Some pics plz.

    EDIT: 2000th post WOOHOO!!
     

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