Titans Return Chaos on Velocitron out in the UK!

Discussion in 'Transformers News and Rumors' started by payres, Nov 6, 2018.

  1. payres

    payres Well-Known Member

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    Had a tip from a friend who'd found them in a Home Bargains in Bury.

    Turns out the info was Kosher, and another friend hauled them from the Home Bargains near him in Selby.

    European Packaging, which I don't think we've seen on these before

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    EDIT: Also found in Stockton
    EDIT2: Stoke United Kingdom Transformers Sightings
     
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    WOW - straight out of left-field! - wonder if the Siege on Cybertron set will surface too?
     
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  3. payres

    payres Well-Known Member

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    There's a known EAN for Siege, see UPC/EAN barcode list for modern Transformers toys, but this set was unknown to exist in a European box till 30 mins ago!
     
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    blimey!
     
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  5. convoy84

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    @Black Convoy, sometimes, because of the way your writing comes out in English, I read your news posts as though you're like a Latin Fred Rogers.

    "Es una dia bonita en Cybertron, una dia bonita por robots..."
     
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    What a suprise. If anyone of you wants to get rid of their Quickswitch, i\'ll gladly take it to germany
     
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    Primus it took this long for the box set to reach UK shores?

    I think that settles it. Hasbro needs significant upgrades to their distribution system.
     
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    They were probably slated for TRU before their bankruptcy
     
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    Looking to provide a good home to Nautica or a full set.
     
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  12. Black Convoy

    Black Convoy Proudly Peruvian Transfan Moderator News Staff

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    And here I am...in Lima, Peru....still surrounded by tons of Legends Cosmos and Seaspray in all stores.
     
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    Just checked out Leicester HomeBargains with no luck. If anyone can get me one and is willing to ship I will pay extra for the time. Please PM if you can help.
     
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    Never saw this at all in Australia... If anyone can help me out with getting a Nautica, please send me a PM, that would awesome!
     
  15. payres

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    It's the time of year when things change very quickly. I'd go back again regularly!

    Was a bust in Swindon tonight but it's made sure Home Bargains gets checked every trip out now
     
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    lol I had this when it first released, ended up selling Chromia on ebay for 80 bucks.
     
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    Holy titshits! I'll definitely be nipping out early tomorrow to see if my branch has any.
     
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    I long for the nostalgic world of thirty minutes ago when reading this news opened exciting vistas of possibility, rather than the bitterly disappointing void of the present, aka standing in Milton Keynes Home Bargains at quarter to eight on a freezing cold November evening.
     
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  19. payres

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    You'll be back....

    Most of the sightings so far appear to be up north.
     
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    What. The. Hell.