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Re: Reveal the Shield "Generation/classics" haul thread

Postby SKYWARPED_128 » Sun Jul 15, 2012 11:25 pm

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Had the local hobby store reserve FOC Shockwave for me. He'll be arriving in about two or three weeks.
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Re: Reveal the Shield "Generation/classics" haul thread

Postby grimdragon2001 » Wed Jul 18, 2012 10:36 pm

Motto: "Battle is my addiction."
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got FOC Jazz and Optimus this week
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Re: Reveal the Shield "Generation/classics" haul thread

Postby Pretender Skywarp » Thu Jul 19, 2012 5:13 am

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Re: Reveal the Shield "Generation/classics" haul thread

Postby DanaCornZine » Thu Jul 19, 2012 7:52 pm

I got FOC Shockwave and Jazz a couple days ago and I was a bit disappointed with how cheap they felt. Anyone else feeling this?
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Re: Reveal the Shield "Generation/classics" haul thread

Postby grimdragon2001 » Thu Jul 19, 2012 8:24 pm

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bbts pol came with Henkei Ghost Starscream, along with some Prime Figures. Also picked up a Legends G2 Megatron,and a Classics Optimus/Megatron 2-pack (Generations Packaging)
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Re: Reveal the Shield "Generation/classics" haul thread

Postby Doubledealer93 » Thu Jul 19, 2012 9:05 pm

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got FOC jazz shockwave and prime awhile ago, am i the only one who likes them? :???:
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Re: Reveal the Shield "Generation/classics" haul thread

Postby Autobot Genocide » Fri Jul 20, 2012 9:16 am

Motto: ""Hey don't worry me and my squad of ultimate bad ass's will protect you""
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Generations Springer came this morning.
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Re: Reveal the Shield "Generation/classics" haul thread

Postby RAcast » Fri Jul 20, 2012 2:31 pm

Motto: "Can't stop, so what! That's how I like it!"
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Doubledealer93 wrote:got FOC jazz shockwave and prime awhile ago, am i the only one who likes them? :???:

In general, I'd say that everyone loves Shocky, most people like Optimus (except those who are bugged by the hollow forearms), and Jazz is the most hit-and-miss of the three.

Personally, I want Shockwave badly, I like the Optimus mold (but I'm holding off for the UM redeco/retool), and Jazz is an easy pass.
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Re: Reveal the Shield "Generation/classics" haul thread

Postby Zodd The Immortal » Sun Jul 22, 2012 9:55 am

Picked up a FOC Jazz, passed up on the O.P. as he seemed tiny and of course the TRU I went to didn't have any shockwaves left :BANG_HEAD: but then I swung over to Tj Maxx and found they had a generations Sergeant Kup and I noticed they had the Optimus prime and Megatron 'The Ultamite Battle' 2 pack so I grabbed them. Aesthetics on these toys (for me anyways) are nice in robot form, but in vehicle form seem cheap. Figures are super light weight and the arms snap off on Megatron fairly easy and OP's truck mode is as derpy and janky looking as they come. That's my 2 cents
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Re: Reveal the Shield "Generation/classics" haul thread

Postby Zodd The Immortal » Mon Jul 23, 2012 4:53 pm

Caved in and bought a FOC OP and found a shockwave at my local tru have yet to open them
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Re: Reveal the Shield "Generation/classics" haul thread

Postby JBPrime » Tue Jul 24, 2012 11:50 am

Motto: "I'll take you all on!"
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Picked up FoC Optimus this past Friday at TRU.
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Re: Reveal the Shield "Generation/classics" haul thread

Postby tmk9883 » Wed Jul 25, 2012 2:07 pm

I grabbed shockwave at TRU last week and like him for the most. He looks cool but he is definitely dinky and lighter/cheaper feeling than the pre-Prime generations figures. Im going to pass on OP as I have the previous FOC OP (along with BB, CJ, Megatron and Shockwave) but will probably end of getting Jazz.

TRU has 1 Shockwave, 4 or 5 Jazz, and like 12 OP so I will get them at my leisure. It sucks that even Target has jacked up there prices to TRU levels.
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Re: Reveal the Shield "Generation/classics" haul thread

Postby grimdragon2001 » Fri Jul 27, 2012 6:36 pm

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Asian Excusive Generations Cliffjumper came to my mailbox today, and i like him
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Re: Reveal the Shield "Generation/classics" haul thread

Postby datguy86 » Fri Jul 27, 2012 10:27 pm

Motto: "SHEEAGH!"
Got Bruticus at last today. Placed the box with my other WFC/FOC toys so it looks like Bruticus is stomping on them.
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Re: Reveal the Shield "Generation/classics" haul thread

Postby Autobot Genocide » Tue Jul 31, 2012 6:12 am

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Finally finished RTS and Generations with laser prime and scrapheap today.
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Re: Reveal the Shield "Generation/classics" haul thread

Postby craggy » Wed Aug 01, 2012 5:23 pm

AMW-01, 02, 03, 04 and 06 arrived today. :)
(I skipped 05 on purpose, but might get him now, seeing how nice the others are)
Have only built AMW-04 and 06 so far, but they're both pretty awesome. ChainsawCat is great, if a little tight putting the back legs together. Also, Helicat mode can mess with the stickers. GreenGunGuy (aka ThreeG) is much easier, with less parts, but still more than they probably needed to put in. Nice little robot mode, and an awesome triple-barrelled blaster for my Gen Thunderwing to open up a can of Big Shutdown on people.
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Re: Reveal the Shield "Generation/classics" haul thread

Postby durroth » Wed Aug 01, 2012 7:58 pm

Weapon: Double Barreled Multi-Purpose Launcher
snagged the last shockwave at the Newington/Portsmouth New Hampshire toys r us tonight. Has anyone noticed that due to the way his weapon slots into his vehicle mode, Shockwave can be wielded by some voyager class figures? (I have him slotted in the arm mechtech socket on Night Ops Voyager Ratchet right now)
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Re: Reveal the Shield "Generation/classics" haul thread

Postby GuyIncognito » Thu Aug 02, 2012 8:26 am

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Re: Reveal the Shield "Generation/classics" haul thread

Postby Takanuva » Thu Aug 02, 2012 8:51 am

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I see "Wheelie" finally got trademarked.

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Re: Reveal the Shield "Generation/classics" haul thread

Postby craggy » Thu Aug 02, 2012 4:45 pm

awww. Wheelie is only 1 per case? No wonder he seems to be hard to find for sale right now. nice selection anyway Incog.
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Re: Reveal the Shield "Generation/classics" haul thread

Postby leakin' lubricant » Fri Aug 03, 2012 9:03 am

Motto: "Be Quick or Be Dead"
Weapon: Dual Laser Cannon
My FoC Shockwave finally came today, had to order online and had to pay over the odds for him due to no major toy stores or supermarkets stocking any FoC figures in the UK! Anyhow glad I go him great figure, great transformation however just a little too small. :CON:
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Re: Reveal the Shield "Generation/classics" haul thread

Postby durroth » Fri Aug 03, 2012 12:13 pm

Weapon: Double Barreled Multi-Purpose Launcher
the deluxes are still getting smaller, yeah :(
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Re: Reveal the Shield "Generation/classics" haul thread

Postby DanaCornZine » Fri Aug 03, 2012 1:04 pm

...and more expensive.
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Re: Reveal the Shield "Generation/classics" haul thread

Postby durroth » Fri Aug 03, 2012 1:57 pm

Weapon: Double Barreled Multi-Purpose Launcher
don't remind me. At this rate in a few years we'll be paying 10$ a figure for transformers: the miniature war game
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Re: Reveal the Shield "Generation/classics" haul thread

Postby leakin' lubricant » Fri Aug 03, 2012 2:18 pm

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DanaCornZine wrote:...and more expensive.


Not always Hasbro's doing to be honest, saw a bunch of FoC Primes and Jazz on E-Bay going for about £15, yet Shocky started at over £23. The fact is sellers knew serious fans would be all over Shocky therfore up the price.
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