Oregon Transformers Sightings

Discussion in 'Transformers Sightings' started by Ramulus, Feb 15, 2003.

  1. Wraith Prime

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    Long story short- I'm a Gundam fan as well, I just wish I had enough time to work on my ever-growing backlog...
     
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    I have placed all my Gundams back in boxes since "00" ended. I was planning to get those line too but TF's had dominated by wallet since TF: Prime toyline was released. I had a few chances in the wild recently to get both SIEGE Megs and Prime and most of the deluxes and micromasters but passed on all execpt for Cog which I planned on installing for my Fort Max. SIEGE seems to be a really good line but like Wraith Prime, I just cannot justify $49.99 for a "leader class" that is technically a size of a Broadside Voyager. When Magnus was first introduced I was so excited but ended up getting a THF MP KO Magnus instead. For a few more dollars, I have an MP scale Magnus. I am expecting a Quietus very soon too so I might end up passing SIEGE line as a whole.....Until maybe SIEGE Galaxy Convoy arrives.
     
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    Siege is great. They like baby MPs. Sideswipe, Optimus, Shockwave for sure. :)  They at least borrow or got inspired by some of the MP engineering and look.

    Fred Meyer Bumblebee movie toys are 50% and there's an extra 10% off coupon in the weekly ad.

    Got the tiny legion class Bumblebee Volkswagen for $3.60 :p 
     
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    I agree with you on the Siege line. Just because I don't like the new price points doesn't mean they aren't great figures. I feel bad if I gave the wrong impressions in my rants earlier. I'm really looking forward to Cybertron Optimus/Galaxy Convoy. I knew they were going to make one as soon as I saw those guns that came with Ultra Magnus. I also really hope they retool some G1 cab parts for Optimus because I don't feel like modding mine. Even if they don't, Optimus is still a fantastic figure and definitely worth of replacing Classics OP on your CHUG display if you don't already have a MP-10V KO.

    Are they stocking the big one with the spinning-chest voice gimmick? Seems like a cool one for the kids, so %50 off would be a good deal.
     
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    I have not seen those at Freddy's. What I saw were Cyberverse Ultra class I think. I got me a Grimlock from $24.99 to $12.49. Furthermore, the one in Northlancaster Salem, have a bunch of Legends class Tailgates for Battletraps $6.99 and POTP Primemasters for $3.99.
     
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    I just found my Combiner Wars Ultra Magnus and Megatron sitting on a shelf. They do not compare well to their siege counterparts IMO. Is anyone locally interested in them before I try other places?
     
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    How much are you going to sell Magnus? Is it opened?
     
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    They are both open, good condition and complete, but no packaging or instructions. I hadn't really settled on a price.
     
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    oxidative last chance to evacuate

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    G1 OP at Holgate Walmart (one had an open side flap that I did not investigate). Also a packet of Taco Bell hot sauce on the bottom shelf.

    Some Siege deluxes and a case of Botbots blind packs.

    The OP is for Over Priced :bay 
     

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    What was the price on the Taco Bell Hot Sauce?!
     
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    Agreed. That shit of Optimus is just plain robbery. Not even with a trailer. Double that price and you got a Magic Square or TE MP-44 Masterpiece-esque Optimus.
     
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    Anybody spot O.G. Gears or Warpath at their k-marts wal-marts yet? Kinda weird asking that...

    No need to check your calendars, you're not in 1986 with technology from 2019. :p 

    edit: warpath upc UPC 630509793082
     
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    I don't see either on the SKU finder at Brickseek. Do we know when to expect them to hit retail?

     
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    Blam Zam Zowie Kaboom!

    It been spotted and bought in a few states already... PA, VA, and this just in Cali:

    G1 Minibots Reissue Warpath and Gears found in the US
     
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    Walmart Turner in Salem: SIEGE (Hound, Cog, Sideswipe and Skythread) all deluxes about 2 each. Also all Wave 1 micromasters. As a bonus, saw a lonely G1 Swerve at the clearance isle for $7, I garbbed him, kinda hard to pass.

    Target Keizer Station: SIEGE Megs and Optimus and micromasters. Saw Studio Series Jazz too if you're in to that.
     
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    Non TF-Related but if anyone finds those Destiny Mega Construx or Star Wars Black Series Obi Wan at Ross/TJMaxx/Marshalls, could you let me know or pick them up for me?
    Thanks!
     
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    Siege Optimus and Megatron at Clackamas Target. Just one of each as of posting.

    Update: found the leaders in the back. Got Shockwave!
     
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    Finally went out looking for Transformers. Mall 205 has Siege Voyagers Optimus and Megatron. One of each. Other than that nothing very notable.
     
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    A bunch of Siege Wave 1 voyagers, 1 Leader Magnus and 1 Shockwave at Clackamas Target.

    And as a bonus...in 2018 I started collecting the demo derby guys from Cars 3. They went out of circulation on 2017 and over the year I was slowly picking them up wherever they appeared at retail...things got easier when some of them were re-released so I didnt have to pay triple or quadruple the price for them on eBay or amazon. This two pack on particular is egregiously expensive and man...it gets a re-release in the Thunder Hollow rebrand. Now my collection is complete...minus the 2017 Wal-Mart exclusives with the rubber tires. Just gonna write those guys off.

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    What a nice day today! Found a Studio Series Barricade at the Eastport Plaza Walmart. The only one. None of his other wavemates there.

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