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Re: "Predacons Rising" End Cap Display

Postby xyl360 » Sat Sep 14, 2013 6:01 am

I snagged the exclusives on Target.com. Cryo Scourge Cryofire Predaking is pretty :). Skylinx is decent and the Cyberverse (or whatever the hell they call the tiny size now) purple Predaking is nifty as is the little green and blue Optimus. Abominus was sold out, but I've got the original so I'm not too concerned about picking up the repaints (it ain't FoC Bruticus after all :P).
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Re: "Predacons Rising" End Cap Display

Postby Sabrblade » Sat Sep 14, 2013 6:48 am

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I think Target skipped over the Wave 3 BH Deluxes completely when they put the Preds Rising stuff out. All I ever see of the BH Deluxes at my stores are Waves 1, 2, and 4.
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Re: "Predacons Rising" End Cap Display

Postby Henry921 » Sat Sep 14, 2013 7:17 pm

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Sabrblade wrote:I think Target skipped over the Wave 3 BH Deluxes completely when they put the Preds Rising stuff out. All I ever see of the BH Deluxes at my stores are Waves 1, 2, and 4.


Not all Targets. Mine had a pair of Dreadwings shelfwarming for the past few weeks.
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Re: "Predacons Rising" End Cap Display

Postby Metrosuplex » Sat Sep 14, 2013 9:54 pm

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Sabrblade wrote:I think Target skipped over the Wave 3 BH Deluxes completely when they put the Preds Rising stuff out. All I ever see of the BH Deluxes at my stores are Waves 1, 2, and 4.


I get the same feeling: Target must have spent a pretty penny on securing exclusives, so much so that they seem to be hardcore pushing the exclusives and putting the rest in a dark corner. :-?

I just don't think the exclusives are all that great. I miss exclusives like Ultra Magnus Vs. Skywarp! =P~ I really should have bought 10 when I saw they were on clearance, but back then, it didn't seem like it would be the last time we'd see some great classic G1 figs. :BANG_HEAD:

Anyway, I just want to say you should go to WAL-MART. If they can stock their shelves, I've found rarer figs there, and sooner than Target (which seems to be a dinosaur when it comes to putting up new stuff). :roll:
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Re: "Predacons Rising" End Cap Display

Postby Sabrblade » Sat Sep 14, 2013 10:42 pm

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Yeah, I found the Wave 3 Deluxes at Wally World, but that's as far as they've gotten, it seems. No Wave 4 or beyond.

Thankfully, it's only the Wave 5 Deluxes I'm still looking for.

Though, I did manage to score a Generations Hoist from a Walmart today (despite that store having not gotten the first wave with Bee/Prime/Megs/Trailcutter beforehand, which can be found at Target).

It's like Target and Walmart are crisscrossing with each wave:
  • BH Deluxe Wave 3 - Walmart
  • BH Deluxe Wave 4 - Target
  • Gen Thrilling 30 Deluxes Wave 1 - Target
  • Gen Thrilling 30 Deluxes Wave 2 - Walmart
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Re: "Predacons Rising" End Cap Display

Postby Mindmaster » Sat Sep 14, 2013 10:43 pm

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Sabrblade wrote:Though, I did manage to score a Generations Hoist from a Walmart today (despite that store having not gotten the first wave with Bee/Prime/Megs/Trailcutter beforehand, which can be found at Target).


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Re: "Predacons Rising" End Cap Display

Postby EagleTron » Sun Sep 15, 2013 9:51 am

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Seeing this big end display is a very good and promising sign for Transformers in general. Let the displays and everything to do with Transformers get bigger and better. Can you see it? Can you just imagine going into your local store and there is a whole entire Transformers aisle, with all the bells and wistles of those over-the-top display decorations stuff. With a huge selection of quality figures. Long Live Transformers :BOT: :CON:
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Re: "Predacons Rising" End Cap Display

Postby Drift082111 » Sun Sep 15, 2013 10:56 am

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EagleTron wrote:Seeing this big end display is a very good and promising sign for Transformers in general. Let the displays and everything to do with Transformers get bigger and better. Can you see it? Can you just imagine going into your local store and there is a whole entire Transformers aisle, with all the bells and wistles of those over-the-top display decorations stuff. With a huge selection of quality figures. Long Live Transformers :BOT: :CON:


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