Australia Transformers Sightings

Discussion in 'Transformers Sightings' started by F22Raptor, Dec 29, 2003.

  1. Vaguely Heroic

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    I emailed Hasbro about the price.

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    A nice lob from Hasbro. Ball back in the retailers court.
     
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    Gives me no desire to buy anything from EB Games ever again.
     
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    I need a Brawn…
     
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  5. galvatran

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    Big W (Watergardens VIC) had the MOTU Origins wave 16 (cartoon Skeletor x2, She-Ra & Man-at-Arms) $26 ea. Some guy took a Skeletor & She-Ra while I was there.
     
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    Checked Big W in Narellan and Hurstville today. Two very different suburbs in Sydney. Neither store had the new stock reported! I need a Brawn so bad.

    Narellan Big W did have a couple of GE Starscreams but no Scrapheaps to be seen.

    Hurstville Big W had some of the Evolution Wave 1. A couple each of Hotshot, Scraphook and Needlenose. No Breakdowns who is clearly popular.
     
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    Huh. Australian first. And Avalan Kids doesn't have any yet...
     
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    Ah. Seems a bunch of the Cartoon Collection (but not He-Man or Beast Man, for some reason...) has made its way to various Australian Ebayers. Well, there goes $200...

    Bugger me, I just snagged 2 Wave 17 toys (Teela & Trap Jaw) - hadn't a clue that wave was out and about yet (only recently heard about Wave 16 being found overseas). Distribution is even stranger than ever...
     
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    Forgot to grab a photo but Mr toys Mt Gravatt had SS leader Optimus primal and Snarl. I’d go check your local especially if you’re looking for snarl as he’s unavailable almost everywhere else!
     
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    Wave 17. Alrighty. Online? Or instore?
     
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    Ebay (I chose Mashtoys, but there were several options). Only Teela and Trap Jaw that I could see from wave 17. No sign of the wave's repack or repacks. I know only of Zodac, and it kinda looks like the waves are only having one repack each, as opposed to the previously rumoured 2 CC and 2 repacks. Wave 15 was going to have She-Ra and Merman, and it seem that they've ended up spread across Waves 15 and 16.

    Just need Wave 15 to show up here, and for Mattel Creations to get their shit together before Thursday...


    Also, Mashtoys have Turtles of Grayskull if anyone's looking for those :) 
     
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  12. aussiedzfan

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    Here is tip. Mashtoys now have their own website where you can get cheaper prices and free shipping on orders over $100

    MashToyStore
     
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    Yeah, noticed that yesterday AFTER I bought on ebay. Would have been very handy to know about :) 

    Kinda like Gamesmen but reversed.

    On the plus side, their ebay stock of Trap Jaw sold out, but they still have some on their own web page, for those who want one.


    Anyway, definitely a vendor I'll be keeping a close eye on from now on :) 
     
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    Oh wow, Mashtoys have Wun-Dar, if anyone is looking for that exclusive from two years ago now.
     
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    Snarl or Swoop. Just asking, sorry.
     
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    Given SS Leader Swoop hasn't released yet - or even been officially announced - it's pretty safe to assume Snarl.
     
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    Went out looking for the new Studio Series wave today. no luck sadly.

    But did find the RotB Beast Combiners Scourge and Scorponok set at Big W Melton.
    Never seen it locally before.

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    Could be a world first sighting in the wild, without official announcement. It's not unheard of.
     
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    It's no wonder Big W is hemorrhaging financially. The sign encourages customers to Return your items when done. Thank you.
     
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