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Re: Canada Transformers sightings

Postby Darth Bombshell » Sun Aug 28, 2011 6:51 pm

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Good news, folks. Found a store that's selling Wave 3 DOTM.

Bad news? The store is the Toys R Us Express store @ Lougheed Mall.

Which isn't open yet.

And I have no idea when it will be open, which means that by the time I find out and am able to get down there, the usual band of monkeys will no doubt have flown in and swiped all the Laserbeaks.
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Re: Canada Transformers sightings

Postby kirbenvost » Wed Aug 31, 2011 5:40 pm

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Lougheed TRUX is open today! Still 2 Laserbeaks as of 4:21 and I believe there may even be a MP Rodimus or 2 left. I hope you get what you're looking for Darth Bombshell!
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Re: Canada Transformers sightings

Postby Darth Bombshell » Wed Aug 31, 2011 8:59 pm

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kirbenvost wrote:Lougheed TRUX is open today! Still 2 Laserbeaks as of 4:21 and I believe there may even be a MP Rodimus or 2 left. I hope you get what you're looking for Darth Bombshell!


I kinda figured it would have been open today, after I gone down there yesterday and saw two people inside printing off labels.

Had to go down to Hourglass to pick up the Previews catalogues, so I decided to go down there on a whim. Was suprised to see it opened, and frustrated to see that the Laserbeak I had seen hanging on the peg when I looked through the windows was gone. Thankfully, one was hidden behind a Nitro Bumblebee (As an aside, really? Isn't it too early for a repaint?), and it's currently sitting on my bed right now waiting for my attention. :twisted:

Now...is it too early to starting asking how long till we see Wheeljack and the Leadfoot/Twin Twist combo?

(4:21? I think that's about the time I was there.)
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Re: Canada Transformers sightings

Postby kirbenvost » Wed Aug 31, 2011 9:56 pm

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Hah, probably. I can't believe it's taken this long for wave 3 to really hit.
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Re: Canada Transformers sightings

Postby Darth Bombshell » Thu Sep 01, 2011 6:22 am

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kirbenvost wrote:Hah, probably. I can't believe it's taken this long for wave 3 to really hit.


Well, unless it's also managed to hit the Metro TRU, it hasn't really "hit". I mean, yeah, it's at the TRUX in Lougheed, but that's not exactly a major retail, isn't it?
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Re: Canada Transformers sightings

Postby kirbenvost » Thu Sep 01, 2011 10:41 am

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Not exactly, no. Apparently they actually got a case at Lansdowne and Bowmac a couple weeks back, but of course they were gone within a day. Who knows when or if we'll ever see them in numbers, with all this wave 1 & 2 crap filling the shelves...
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Re: Canada Transformers sightings

Postby Judge Deliberata » Sun Sep 04, 2011 6:50 pm

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Coin de Jouet in Carrefour Angrignon had 2 RTS Jazzes and Tracks in yesterday. A good sign.
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Re: Canada Transformers sightings

Postby kirbenvost » Sun Sep 04, 2011 7:46 pm

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If anyone goes to the Vancouver Flea Market to buy TFs from Scott, it's his last weekend there, he's moving on to other things. The market is still open tomorrow if you want to make one last purchase. He still has lots of Generations & RTS toys.
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Re: Canada Transformers sightings

Postby SpaceBridge555 » Mon Sep 05, 2011 7:54 pm

Anyone know of any stores carrying any toys from the Classics/Universe line in Toronto? Looking for Perceptor, Strascream and Megs and/or Prime. Thanks in advance.
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Re: Canada Transformers sightings

Postby mesh » Fri Sep 09, 2011 9:10 am

ya it's called:

Good Luck You're Outta Luck

lol, sorry i had to but you're not the only one. I am also looking for those figs which is a pain in the arse. I'm not gonna dish out triple the amount for these figs on ebay.
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Re: Canada Transformers sightings

Postby SpaceBridge555 » Fri Sep 09, 2011 7:52 pm

Im going to the Action Figure Expo in Oct and hope I get lucky.
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Re: Canada Transformers sightings

Postby zimzimmma » Sat Sep 17, 2011 8:41 pm

does anyone know when the Walmart will get the wave 6 DOTM Optimus and orange repaint roadbuster deluxe?
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Re: Canada Transformers sightings

Postby kirbenvost » Sat Sep 17, 2011 11:26 pm

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We are still just barely seeing Wave 4 in BC. It will probably be a long time until we get Wave 6.

MP Rodimus has been restocked at most Lower Mainland TRUs and TRU Express. Check it out if you don't already have one.
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Montréal and Laval (Québec, Canada) TF sightings

Postby -Kanrabat- » Fri Sep 30, 2011 4:32 am

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It seem such a thread is missing. Any Québécois from the regions over here? Feel free to contribute.



Starting out with RTS Rovimus VS Cyclonus Battle In Space two-pack. 30$+Taxes at the Laval TrU, near Le Carrefour Laval. They still have plenty of them.

Need a overpriced and ugly Orange Voyager The Fallen? Only 40$+Taxes at Zellers in front of the Centre Laval.
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Re: Canada Transformers sightings

Postby mesh » Wed Oct 05, 2011 12:42 pm

BLOODY HELL!
I can never find the RTS G2 Optimus Prime. I've been checking high and low driving from brampton, mississauga, oakville, toronto, and yes even markham.
where the hell is this guy?! :BANG_HEAD: :BOOM: :evil: :-x
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Re: Canada Transformers sightings

Postby kirbenvost » Wed Oct 05, 2011 7:22 pm

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Do you guys have London Drugs out east? That's the only place I ever saw him here. Saw Windcharger there too.
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Re: Canada Transformers sightings

Postby themaster300 » Tue Oct 11, 2011 1:04 pm

did anyone check for unicron in costco canada or is it not out till christmas
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Re: Canada Transformers sightings

Postby kirbenvost » Wed Oct 12, 2011 12:06 am

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Not out yet as far as I know. I've heard that the big holiday exclusives usually come out in November.
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Re: Canada Transformers sightings

Postby Darth Bombshell » Sat Nov 05, 2011 8:37 pm

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Found Wave 5 DOTM @ Coquitlam Centre Zellers.
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Re: Canada Transformers sightings

Postby mesh » Wed Nov 09, 2011 3:48 pm

LISTEN UP PEOPLE!!

A source from Cybertron.ca (Crobot91) has spotted

I saw plenty (x10 or so) of the Transformers Prime Entertainment Packs - First Edition at the Vaughan Mills TRU; this is the one...

http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/images...e/HAS21018.jpg


Not sure whether it's been sighted yet. Don't ask the price since I had no interest in it.

Also, lot's of Unicrons there; that I picked up; awesome figure!


We are still waiting for pictures and proper confirmation. Stay Tuned!
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Re: Canada Transformers sightings

Postby kirbenvost » Wed Nov 09, 2011 3:55 pm

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Also Unicron is out at varous TRUs. ;) It's not selling very fast, most people are waiting for a sale.
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Re: Canada Transformers sightings

Postby Darth Bombshell » Wed Nov 09, 2011 7:07 pm

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kirbenvost wrote:Also Unicron is out at varous TRUs. ;) It's not selling very fast, most people are waiting for a sale.


If experience has taught me anything, I'd suggest waiting till Christmas. By then, TRU will pratically be giving them away.
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Re: Canada Transformers sightings

Postby Darth Bombshell » Mon Nov 14, 2011 9:10 pm

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So...who's going to Metrocon?
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Re: Canada Transformers sightings

Postby kirbenvost » Tue Nov 15, 2011 2:25 am

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I'll be there. :)
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Re: Canada Transformers sightings

Postby Darth Bombshell » Tue Nov 15, 2011 8:36 pm

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Cool. :)
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