Lord Onixprime wrote:I don't think Hasbro would ever license out to any of the existing third party manufacturers. You don't stop diamond thieve by giving them a job at Zales.
actually, it's not unknown for criminals to be given jobs finding ways to stop others doing what they did. ever see Catch Me If You Can?
Hasbro utilising some of the 3rd parties as an official collectors line could work, but it won't happen, because it'd benefit everyone, and no-one wants that, apparently.