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And now, another product trying to bank off of Transformers fame

Postby BeastProwl » Sat Aug 18, 2012 7:50 pm

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I saw this, and immediately thought "wow, thats just sad"

I mean, there are knockoffs, there are ripoffs, but this, this is a special kind of blatant stupid that deserves it's own little spot on the list of stupids. They even colored one like Thomas the Train Engine to boot!

That being said, the product itself is admittedly, pretty clever.
But that's not how you should advertise.
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Re: And now, another product trying to bank off of Transformers fame

Postby PrymeStriker » Sat Aug 18, 2012 8:57 pm

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I couldn't help but think this was part of a skit from a comedy show......

But then....and therefore....

Dear GOD there is so many things wrong with this, it's hard to explain.
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Re: And now, another product trying to bank off of Transformers fame

Postby Burn » Sat Aug 18, 2012 10:07 pm

BeastProwl wrote:But that's not how you should advertise.


Then how about you enlighten us as to how they SHOULD advertise then? Clearly you must be an expert.

I personally loved it. Brilliant idea. Good luck to them!
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Re: And now, another product trying to bank off of Transformers fame

Postby quickmixed » Sat Aug 18, 2012 10:13 pm

Is that cake? :lol:
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Re: And now, another product trying to bank off of Transformers fame

Postby PrymeStriker » Sat Aug 18, 2012 11:23 pm

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quickmixed wrote:Is that cake? :lol:


He thought it was cake until he took off his blindfold. This further proves:

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Re: And now, another product trying to bank off of Transformers fame

Postby BeastProwl » Sun Aug 19, 2012 5:52 pm

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Burn wrote:
BeastProwl wrote:But that's not how you should advertise.


Then how about you enlighten us as to how they SHOULD advertise then? Clearly you must be an expert.

Im no expert, though Im flattered you would think that, thank you burn! However, a good idea would be to come up with something original, not the 2007 TF trailer but with porcelain train sets.
Burn wrote:I personally loved it. Brilliant idea. Good luck to them!

Oh, well to each his own. Like I said, the product itself is clever. They just advertised it banking off of current hype involving everyone's favorite transforming robots, and I thought it was stupid that they did that. Thanks for stopping by, and have a wonderful day!
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Re: And now, another product trying to bank off of Transformers fame

Postby RhA » Mon Aug 20, 2012 12:00 am

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What's the problem? I laughed.
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Re: And now, another product trying to bank off of Transformers fame

Postby Burn » Mon Aug 20, 2012 1:38 am

RhA wrote:What's the problem? I laughed.


It's infringing on his fanboyism.

You know how they get.
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Re: And now, another product trying to bank off of Transformers fame

Postby BeastProwl » Mon Aug 20, 2012 8:34 am

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RhA wrote:What's the problem? I laughed.

I just thought it was dumb, personally. Whatever, its your opinion.
Burn wrote:It's infringing on his fanboyism.

No its not, Im not a fan of trains.
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Re: And now, another product trying to bank off of Transformers fame

Postby RhA » Mon Aug 20, 2012 8:40 am

Motto: "BRING ME DANGER!"
BeastProwl wrote:
RhA wrote:What's the problem? I laughed.

I just thought it was dumb, personally. Whatever, its your opinion.
Burn wrote:It's infringing on his fanboyism.

No its not, Im not a fan of trains.


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Re: And now, another product trying to bank off of Transformers fame

Postby BeastProwl » Mon Aug 20, 2012 9:21 am

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Raiden Sucks, JRX is were its at.
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Re: And now, another product trying to bank off of Transformers fame

Postby Justanormalguy » Sat Sep 01, 2012 7:57 pm

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Well I guess the intro gave it away, but eating and action figures are two very different things.
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