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Re: Florida Transformers sightings

Postby shockwave555 » Mon Jul 16, 2012 12:38 pm

im headed to florida this summer does anyone know a good place to find transformers :???:
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Re: Florida Transformers sightings

Postby infinitimagnus » Mon Jul 16, 2012 1:43 pm

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TRU near millenia mall, and all targets and walmarts in the vicinity.
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Re: Florida Transformers sightings

Postby jbellanca » Wed Jul 18, 2012 4:53 pm

The TRU at 101 Town Center Blvd. up in Sanford/Lake Mary has one Fall of Cybertron Optimus Prime and one Jazz left… I just picked up a Jazz and (the last) Shockwave there. They're actually right on the endcap to the left of the main display… I almost missed them.
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Re: Florida Transformers sightings

Postby TransBat » Sat Jul 21, 2012 6:41 pm

Found a small sampling of Fall of Cybertron Optimus (3 left) and Jazz (snagged the last one) at my Gainesville TRU. No sign of Shockwave. They were $14.99. Nothing new at Target or Walmart - their stock seems to be getting low again.
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Re: Florida Transformers sightings

Postby TransBat » Mon Aug 06, 2012 10:48 am

So after what's been an eternity, my Target has reset their toy aisle a bit, and new figures have appeared! Fall of Cybertron Deluxe Wave 1 (3 Optimus, 2 Jazz), TF Prime RID Deluxe Shadow-Strike Bumblebee. The Optimus Maximus playset thing was also available, as were both TF Prime Weaponizers Bumblebee and Optimus Prime. I passed on all of them for now - still trying to find a FoC Shockwave ;)
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Re: Florida Transformers sightings

Postby Doubledealer93 » Mon Aug 20, 2012 6:51 am

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Im on my way to my families other house in kissimmee florida. Can anyone tell me if there are any good transformers prime toys there? Im going to the walmart in kissimmee
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Re: Florida Transformers sightings

Postby DevconSupreme » Tue Sep 11, 2012 11:31 am

Hey my fellow fans, I live in Volusia County in the Daytona Beach/Ormond beach area and stopped by Wal-Mart in Ormond and found 1 Voyager Dreadwing! I was wondering if it was gonna hit this area soon and today confirmed it! Be on the hunt cause he is showing up now! :APPLAUSE:
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Hasbro masterpiece thundercracker

Postby Dermalartist » Thu Sep 13, 2012 11:15 pm

Since the moderators havent uploaded a link to directly post this on the toy sightings section, I'm letting everyone know that mp Thundercracker has been sighted, bought and sold out of the Fort Myers, Florida TRU. There were 4 figures, I bought 1 and a local customized bought the other 3. Just a heads up. They're out there in force now!!! Happy hunting!
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Re: Hasbro masterpiece thundercracker

Postby Dermalartist » Thu Sep 13, 2012 11:18 pm

A link to my fb page is provided here for proof.

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Re: Hasbro masterpiece thundercracker

Postby IronhidesGhost » Tue Sep 18, 2012 12:27 pm

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TRU in Manhattan has put out about 40-80 Thundercrackers. They have a 2/person limit. They are at $69 ($76 after tax). Saw a dude pick up three of them, told him "2 person limit"... he said, oh don't worry. I'll buy two up here and then run downstairs and buy the 3rd. Works every time. Great.... I have you to thank for not having a Vehicon.
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Re: Florida Transformers sightings

Postby infinitimagnus » Sun Sep 30, 2012 7:16 am

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Sup guys. haven't posted in a while. Spotted Rumble TF Prime RID at a Target near NewSmyrna Beach...

And 2 Vehicons..
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Re: Florida Transformers sightings

Postby FellintoOblivion » Tue Oct 02, 2012 4:50 am

The WM on 50 in Ocoee has 1 Vehicon, 2 Prime Kup and a Rumble.

The WM south of 50 on 27 in Clermont also had a Vehicon.
Looking for the Megatron gun (or just the stock) that came with 20th anniversary MP Optimus Prime.
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Re: Florida Transformers sightings

Postby FellintoOblivion » Mon Oct 08, 2012 8:20 am

The TRU on OBT in Orlando has the deluxe, legend and commander (or whatever theyre calling the two sizes smaller then deluxe now) of the GDO stuff in stock. Im only interested in the deluxe sized and up so I dont know if they had a full selection of the smaller guys on the pegs (although they looked to have a healthy selection) but after the 4 deluxes I picked up they still had at least 1 of each deluxe on the peg.

Oh and they also had NINE MP Thunder Cracker on the shelf.
Looking for the Megatron gun (or just the stock) that came with 20th anniversary MP Optimus Prime.
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Re: Florida Transformers sightings

Postby TransBat » Sun Nov 11, 2012 7:50 am

My local Gainesville TRU has all four of the Generations Deluxe China GDO figures in 3-4+ each: Swerve, Cliffjumper, Springer, and Wheelie. 1 of the new MP Prime figures was on the shelf, and about 6-7 Masterpiece Skywarps. 1 TF Prime Voyager Dreadwing was there as well, but someone had popped off both of the shoulder pieces, and I couldn't tell if they were in the box or not :(

I managed to score 1 lone TF Prime Sergeant Kup at my local Target this past Wednesday, the first time I've seen any of that wave hit our local shelves. And before I forget, the average TF Prime Deluxe Bumblebee per store is about 6 :(
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Re: Florida Transformers sightings

Postby Alpha Weltall » Tue Dec 11, 2012 5:23 pm

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I just went hunting or the first time in a while and found out that Fort Myers is absolutely stocked with FoC Shockwaves. I went to the Walmart on Six Mile Cyprus and Colonial Blvd and there were about five or six sitting on the pegs, Seven or so Optimus Primes and about five of Jazz. I also went to the Walmart in Cape Coral on rt 41 this past weekend and seen four or five Shockwaves, Optimus Primes, a few Jazzes, ONE Vortex and ONE Brawl.

That was just the two Walmarts I went to. I didn't go to the other Walmart on Six Mile and 41 nor did I go to any Targets or the one Toys R Us here so there could be many more around here if you guys are willing to travel.

Those weren't what I was hunting for though, I hit up a City Trends, Dollar General, Big Lots, Walgreens, Bealls Outlet and regualar Bealls. I found some interesting Transforming toys in a few of those stores. There was an oversized ko multicolored Universe micromaster Devastator (damn that was a long description) in the Bealls outlet along with one of those ko undersized Super Sentai Megazords ("Icarus" I think, it's the one in three sizes from kotoys.com). The regular Bealls next door to the outlet only had an Ironman 2 crossovers Ironman Hummer, the Captain America retool. It was marked as $25 but was then in the 50% off section with an additional 15% off if you're over 50 years old.

I also found some oversized ko RotF legends class figures (Dustorm, Jetfire, Starscream and Blackout) along with two universe/generations legends Bumblebee, a RtS Starscream with the new null rays from Generations Thundercracker and a RtS Optimus Prime with Motorbreaths sword at the Big Lots. There was a g2 legends Megatron but I bought that. A repaint of Cybertron Backstop and a regular Wreckloose along with the DotM Cyberverse Shockwave with fusion tank were on the shelves. There was also a few other transforming toys here that were kind of interesting.

My score today though was the legends class G2 Megatron, a Dotm Darksteel, a RtS Mindset and a Human Alliance Half-Track with Major Altitude. I'm a little behind on my transformers so that was a great haul to me lol.
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Re: Florida Transformers sightings

Postby infinitimagnus » Tue Dec 11, 2012 10:13 pm

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If any of you are interested, I found FOC combiners. All 5 of them. TRU in Altamonte Springs. Couldn't buy them all at 15.99 a piece. Lucky for whomever lands them...
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Re: Florida Transformers sightings

Postby Sgt Kup » Fri Dec 14, 2012 8:05 pm

Transformers Prime robots in disguise Thundertron in Daytona Beach Toys R Us
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Re: Florida Transformers sightings

Postby Sgt Kup » Fri Dec 14, 2012 8:06 pm

Transformers Prime robots in disguise Thundertron in Daytona Beach Toys R Us
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Re: Florida Transformers sightings

Postby Sgt Kup » Fri Dec 21, 2012 10:22 am

Daytona Beach Toys r Us now has 2 Fall of Cybertron Soundblasters 6 Soundwaves
7 Ravage Rumble and 7 Frenzy Ratbat 2 packs
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Re: Florida Transformers sightings

Postby Alpha Weltall » Fri Dec 28, 2012 8:45 pm

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If anyone's looking for Dark of the Moon deluxes then head to family dollar. The normal asking price for them is $5 but they're HALF PRICE at the moment. They're also selling minicons for $3.50 each normally. My mom also picked me up for Christmas, three cyberverse legion figures from one of the family dollars but I didn't see any in either store. Both stores I checked had the same deluxes being: Thundercracker (rarest), Darksteel, Air Raid, Cyberfire Bumblebee, Nitro Bumblebee, Sideswipe, Barricade, Specialist Rachet, Armor Topspin, Laserbeak and Mudflap. The cyberverse figures were: Topspin, Crankcase and Skids. The minicons were: Pan-Handler, Drivetrain, Break-Neck and Swashplate. They even had a bunch of bot shots for $5 with 50% off. If you don't have any of these figures yet here's you chance to get them for dirt cheap.

The Fort Myers Toys r us has plenty of Prime RiD figures and I seen all deluxes and voyages except Vehicon and Rumble but I seen everyone else at one time this past week. They also had several Optimus Maximus, a few Bumblebee mech suit things and a few energon drillers. They also have ONE first edition Bulkhead and Starscream left. Four WfC Soudwaves, a legion of minions, a hand full of Silverstreaks and Hoists, two of Sandstorm and Laserbeak and one voyager Megatron were also hanging around on the shelves. Not to mention the horde of masterpiece Thundercrackers that should be going on clearance soon as there are a TON of them. Also, they had Star Wars on sale for buy one get one 75% off. That included the crossover figures and they're currently selling the Darth Vader/Anakin Skywalker Star Destroyer/Republic attack cruiser for only $20 and still counted for the bogo sale.

If you don't mind paying full price with no sales ever then try Walgreens for those hard to find figures, mine has both Vehicon and Rumble on the pegs. I also finally got around to checking out the TJ Max in my area and found they have quite a few DotM and crossovers there. The DotM deluxes are cheaper in Family Dollar but they are here for cheap too as well as the Darth Vader/Star destroyer AND a good amount of human alliance Mudflaps, Roadbusters and leader class Ironhides, Sentinel Primes and Bumblebees.
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Re: Florida Transformers sightings

Postby Sgt Kup » Wed Jan 02, 2013 5:04 am

I just picked up sideswipe Ultra Magnus Starscream air raid and kick back at the Ormond Beach Walmart there was still an ultra Magnus and Starscream remaining
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Re: Florida Transformers sightings

Postby Kiracon » Sat Feb 09, 2013 9:42 pm

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Found FOC Grimlock and Blaster in Walmart in Clearwater, FL. Whoot. Did not buy....yet.
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Re: Florida Transformers sightings

Postby Sgt Kup » Sun Feb 10, 2013 1:11 am

The Wal-Mart in Ormond Beach had a case of the Transformers Prime beast hunter voyagers. I watched ask the employee opened the box. I saw at least two Predakings and there was two more of something else.
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Re: Florida Transformers sightings

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Re: Florida Transformers sightings

Postby That_Guy » Wed Apr 24, 2013 4:49 pm

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I noticed in Target in Clearwater, FL the price for Beast Hunters Deluxe went down to 12.99. Is it like that everywhere else?
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