You Know You Lost Interest in Transformers When...

Discussion in 'Transformers Toy Discussion' started by Bass X0, Sep 23, 2011.

  1. Bass X0

    Bass X0 King of Muay Thai

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    you pass on all the new movie Optimus Prime / Bumblebee molds and their repaints.
     
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    sto_vo_kor_2000 Banned

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    I lost interest in the movie line figures long ago.Still have interest in the "classic style" lines.

    TFPrime molds look ok so far [what I have seen anyway]
     
  3. TFW10

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    I haven't gotten to that far.
     
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  5. Boy Blunder

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    If that's all that counts for losing interest in Transformers, I guess most of us have lost interest, then. CLEAR OUT THE BOARDS, FOLKS!

    But in all seriousness, that's not a sign of anything other than being tired of seeing the endless sea of repaints. Besides, once in a while a good one will come by (Cyberfire Bumblebee, anyone?
     
  6. Incepticon

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    That's where your bar is set? At movie molds and bad repaints of movie molds of the two most overproduced characters ever?

    Yikes, if that's the case, then I apparently lost interest in Transformers back in 2007.
     
  7. taterx

    taterx Lurkin since Transfandom

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    Nah man, your suffering from years of movie style fatigue. Try passing by a new wave off classics or Prime toys when they start popping up at the end of the year.
     
  8. Obsidian X

    Obsidian X Dork of the moon

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    I guess I never had an interest in Transformers then.
     
  9. Deceptichage

    Deceptichage Decepticon Land Pirate

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    Only with the movie toys. I used to buy lots of movie toys until the end of ROTF. Then when the DOTM toys came out, I picked up a small handful. I really don't need any the repaints of the same characters I have better molds of.
     
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    You had Amazon Unicron in your cart 3 different times but just couldn't pull the trigger.
     
  11. Autovolt 127

    Autovolt 127 Get In The Titan, Prime!

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    When you finally get rare and hard to find figures at retail and then put them on a shelf and collect dust.

    That and yet i'm still running out of room.
     
  12. Phoenix Blaze

    Phoenix Blaze Brain Waster

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    Seriously? I haven't bought a single DotM piece and only a handful from the previous movies which I have so far sold.

    Nah, losing interest is not bothered to bid on a set of 5 Predacons that's only sitting at £28 with 5 minutes to go.....
     
  13. DecepticonSpike

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    I don't think passing on figures mean you have lost interest. I've passed on plenty of repaints because it was being sold as the same character, and I already had said character in that mold. Now, if it was another character, and I liked the mold, I'd grab it.
    It also depends on the line the figure is from. Except for the upcoming Soundwave figures, and possibly the Japanese exclusive Deluxe Class Skywarp, I'm not interested in any more movie figures ATM, but, my interest in Classics, and United (since that will be the only way to get the new Rumble and Frenzy) is just as strong as ever.
     
  14. Rayzilla Prime

    Rayzilla Prime I RIP ALL MY RAZE!

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    I lost interest for a while because the Unicron trilogy was just so bland (but a couple of the toys were kinda cool). Classics and Movie 1 reignited that Spark :) p), and everything since then has kept me going. :D 
     
  15. DecepticonSpike

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    Agreed about the Unicron Trilogy. The cartoons were a little, well, I want to say "emo". but that doesn't quite describe what I want to say. However, I did enjoy the Armada and Energon comics, until Energon was canceled, and the PS2 game was pretty awesome.
     
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    I must not be interested,because out of the two,I've only bought Deluxe Prime,Deluxe BB and Nitro BB for Dotm,and the only one I plan on getting now is Cyberfire BB to repurpose as Hot Shot
     
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    Ditto!
     
  18. The Bucket Kitten

    The Bucket Kitten Meow... TFW2005 Supporter

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    When the only thing you see is a sea of yellow, red, and blue; who wouldn't lose interest. Only a matter of time before the Prime toys show up.
     
  19. Brooticus

    Brooticus "You bred Raptors?"

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    ...you're not on the internet reading threads about losing interest in Transformers.
     
  20. x BlackMagnus x

    x BlackMagnus x Is not impressed

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    On topic: This. If you can walk be these and not buy one, then yes, you have lost interest.
    Off topic: I love your avatar:) 
     

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