Apeface at US Retail

Discussion in 'Transformers News and Rumors' started by T-Hybrid, Nov 30, 2019.

  1. T-Hybrid

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    I know people are getting them via Amazon and Pulse (soon), but spotted a few of him at Eagan, MN Target. 20191130_163329.jpg

    Mod edit: Also spotted by GoLion at Target in Fairlake, Virginia.

    Virginia Transformers Sightings

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  2. GoLion

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    I spotted two pairs at two different Targets today myself. I posted images in the Virginia sightings thread. They're definitely out there. Good luck with your hunt ladies and gentlemen.
     
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    Street dated?
     
  4. T-Hybrid

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    I have one from Amazon already so didn't try checking out.
     
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    I want to get it at retail but its a few more bucks more than amazon but i don't want to wait for shipping for something i just payed
     
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    Nope. I was able to buy one from Target with no problem.
     
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    Cool
     
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    Excellent!
     
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    Apeface is also appearing at Walmarts around the country. I saw one at an Oklahoma City Walmart on Thursday, kinda surprised to see him sitting out but I didn't worry too much about it since I also had one from Amazon.

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    Already checked one Walmart today. Paint quality has varied dramatically with figures so I always prefer retail to online.
     
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    Walmart in Norwich NY has 1 left
     
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    Apparantly, Apeface\'s white plastic is not actual plastic, but an inferior nylon-like material.
     
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    Saw him today too at a WM. Didn't say anything because I thought he was seen weeks ago.
     
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    There was one at the Richmond, KY Walmart this morning, if anyone lives out that way.
     
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    It looks really crappy in hand, I gotta admit.
    He looked so cool in the renders, but in person the white plastic (or nylon) really ruins the toy. Even the preview photos made me think "sure, he's not as good as the renders, but he still looks okay," so I went through with my preorder.

    But, real talk, unless you're a die-hard Apeface fan, I'd give this one a miss. There's some decent engineering alright, and has some good play value, but for a collector, for something you're mostly going to put on a shelf and look at, it's really not that good.
     
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    I found a couple Apefaces at the Walmart in London, KY after I got off work tonight.
     
  18. Mattymo

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    -looks at mine on the shelf with all my headmaster and targetmaster cons-

    yeah no. He’s pretty great and fun to play with and nice to have a modern apeface to go with with the rest.
     
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    I saw apeface in miami walmarts today but I got him 5 bucks cheaper from Amazon last week.
     
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    No accounting for taste I suppose.
    (Also I explicitly said he had play value)
     
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