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Re: Kansas Sightings

Postby Ericon » Sat Nov 15, 2008 11:02 am

The Wal-Mart in Lawrence had a price reduction on the leader class toys. Instead of $40.00, they were $29. I sure am glad I held off on purchasing them til now!

Anyone seen Animated Ultra Magnus yet?
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Re: Kansas Sightings

Postby Gutter Bunny » Wed Nov 26, 2008 5:51 am

Ericon wrote:The Wal-Mart in Lawrence had a price reduction on the leader class toys. Instead of $40.00, they were $29. I sure am glad I held off on purchasing them til now!

Anyone seen Animated Ultra Magnus yet?


no, no i have not.

But i did find the Target exclusives. Held off on buying them at the moment cause my wife wanted a game. Suppose i could have bought both but I didn't feel like spending money...
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Re: Kansas Sightings

Postby Gutter Bunny » Sun Dec 21, 2008 3:20 pm

since talking to myself is fun...

Wichita walmart/target sightings...

Animated: Magnus, skywarp, shockwave. Deluxes are overstocked on the swoop/sentinel wave(not sure if that's the most recent), supreme op here and there.

Universe: cyclonus, hound, cheetahbotthing, starscream 8.0, and the previous waves all overstocked. Newest voyager i've seen is treadbolt.
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Re: Kansas Sightings

Postby Ericon » Sun Jan 04, 2009 8:32 pm

Gutter Bunny wrote:since talking to myself is fun...

Wichita walmart/target sightings...

Animated: Magnus, skywarp, shockwave. Deluxes are overstocked on the swoop/sentinel wave(not sure if that's the most recent), supreme op here and there.

Universe: cyclonus, hound, cheetahbotthing, starscream 8.0, and the previous waves all overstocked. Newest voyager i've seen is treadbolt.



Sorry about not posting any Kansas sightings, but I was actually back home in Pennsylvania for the holidays, and I just got back today. I will have to go make the Topeka-Lawrence rounds here soon and see what's all around. I did get Skywarp Animated though before I left.
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Re: Kansas Sightings

Postby BillyBOT » Wed Jan 14, 2009 10:25 pm

Haven't been aound to any other stores lately, but N. Topeka Walmart is doing their toy reset. They just put out a few cases of deluxe Universe toys with Star Scream, Cyclonus, Hound / Ravage, Cheetor, and Dinobot. Price is back up to $9.96 though :(

**Edit** Correction: No Dinobot.
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Re: Kansas Sightings

Postby sideswipe6520 » Wed Feb 04, 2009 7:35 pm

Today I picked up Cyclonus at the Maple and Tyler Target in wichita.

They definitely had plenty of stuff but I bought the last cyc.

Hound, Cheetor, dinobot, roadbuster magnus, and several other bots.
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Re: Kansas Sightings

Postby Thunderboom » Thu Jun 11, 2009 1:42 pm

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In Lawrence, the two Wal-Marts have the entire first two waves of ROTF figures between them. (One has Wave 1, while the other has Wave 2)
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Re: Kansas Sightings

Postby Gutter Bunny » Mon Aug 31, 2009 2:28 pm

any sign of bruticus maximus yet? Need to pick up a couple, and its a pain to drive to any target but the Derby one.
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Re: Kansas Sightings

Postby Nemesis Rodimus » Wed Sep 02, 2009 5:09 pm

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Gutter Bunny wrote:any sign of bruticus maximus yet? Need to pick up a couple, and its a pain to drive to any target but the Derby one.


Hey all. 'Nother KS dweller here! Sorry, I've found a Bruticus Maximus, but I'm like 6 hrs. from Topeka, 45 min. from the Colorado border. :) They have 6 Bruticus Maximus' as of yesterday.

I've also seen HA Sideswipe, Supreme Devastator, Ultimate Bumblebee on clearance for $80.00, and Shadowblade Megatron, Skywarp, and Ramjet, all three for $20.00 in the Gargen City Wal-Mart.

The Target in Garden (30 min. in the direction of Topeka for me, 65 min. from Colorado border) had RPMs (I got Optimus), Battle Chargers, and 2 Superions. Hope this has been helpful. :)
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Re: Kansas Sightings

Postby Gutter Bunny » Thu Sep 03, 2009 2:36 pm

Nemesis Rodimus wrote:
Gutter Bunny wrote:any sign of bruticus maximus yet? Need to pick up a couple, and its a pain to drive to any target but the Derby one.


Hey all. 'Nother KS dweller here! Sorry, I've found a Bruticus Maximus, but I'm like 6 hrs. from Topeka, 45 min. from the Colorado border. :) They have 6 Bruticus Maximus' as of yesterday.


Well, that at least shows that they've reached Ks. Hopefully the Wichita area will be stocking them anytime now.
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Re: Kansas Sightings

Postby Nemesis Rodimus » Sun Sep 06, 2009 11:45 am

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Anyone seen the Universe Legends pack or Warriors From Three Worlds mulitpacks yet? I don's have many Mini-Cons - need more. I have Scattorshot, but it'd be worth it to pick up Repugnus and Ransack GTS. I'll look at the Walgreens if I can, but I've only seen ROTF and leftover Animated stuff here. Also, I'd like to find Legends Rodimus and Legends Bumblebee. A Deluxe Hot Shot or Smokescreen would be nice too. Also, I've never seen Ultra Predacon Bruticus around here. Oh, and our Target never had the Legends 5-packs or Dirge, Roadbuster, Springer, Ratbat two-packs. And I only saw Universe Vector Prime once, and I couldn't get him. I'd really like to have him. :)
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Re: Kansas Sightings

Postby Gutter Bunny » Sun Sep 06, 2009 12:16 pm

Nemesis Rodimus wrote:Anyone seen the Universe Legends pack or Warriors From Three Worlds mulitpacks yet? I don's have many Mini-Cons - need more. I have Scattorshot, but it'd be worth it to pick up Repugnus and Ransack GTS. I'll look at the Walgreens if I can, but I've only seen ROTF and leftover Animated stuff here. Also, I'd like to find Legends Rodimus and Legends Bumblebee. A Deluxe Hot Shot or Smokescreen would be nice too. Also, I've never seen Ultra Predacon Bruticus around here. Oh, and our Target never had the Legends 5-packs or Dirge, Roadbuster, Springer, Ratbat two-packs. And I only saw Universe Vector Prime once, and I couldn't get him. I'd really like to have him. :)
And the list goes on, and on, and...


Unfortunately, we are in the same boat. The only things on the shelf are ROTF and left over animated deluxes. All the universe product seems to have dissipated. I never saw vector prime, predacon bruticus, or inferno...perhaps TRU still has some universe stock but its unlikely(speaking of, I never saw Unicron either...that one makes me sad) and with the current construction on kellog its hardly worth the trip.

As a note for our lurkers, yeah i know you're out there...I feel vindicated in saying the only target in wichita/Derby that currently has Bruticus Maximus stocked is the one on S. Armour rd by Towne east sq.

North maize rd had one, purchased by me, but has plenty of Superion. Ridge rd. also has a number of Superions...so if anyone is still in need of him, there ya go. Both had HA sideswipe as well.

All the targets seem to be behind on waves of deluxes/voyagers and leaders.

I've been hunting bruticus, so i haven't checked the status of Walmart's stock.
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Re: Kansas Sightings

Postby Gutter Bunny » Mon Sep 14, 2009 1:59 am

Derby walmart currently has one Leader jetfire on the shelf if anybody is still looking.

Derby Dillons Marketplace has some universe dinobot, ratchet, smokescreen, and hotshot...not seeing those on the shelves anymore elsewhere so I suppose it's worth mentioning.

As for Wichita:

21st and maize walmart has 1 gears

West Kellog walmart has 1 leader jetfire and 2 ice cream trucks.

Kellog and Greenwich didn't have anything of interest, and I didn't make it to N. Rock rd
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Re: Kansas Sightings

Postby Nemesis Rodimus » Mon Sep 28, 2009 4:52 pm

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Gears and Thrust are in Garden City Walmart now. RPM Devastator racetrack at both Walmart and Target. No Universe Ultras or anything else besides ROTF.

EDIT: Fearswoop is available now.

DOUBLE EDIT: Blowpipe/Sideways and Universe Hardhead and Skyfall in Liberal. MASTERPIECE SKYWARP in Garden City.
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Re: Kansas Transformers sightings

Postby Caelus » Fri Apr 23, 2010 11:03 am

As of Tuesday, Hayes had Masterpiece Skywarp on clearance for $20. I bought one, leaving 3.
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Re: Kansas Transformers sightings

Postby Gutter Bunny » Fri Apr 23, 2010 9:28 pm

Right.

Derby also has at least 7 mp skywarps. Still at 30 though. Thought about picking a few more up for repaints but I may hold off to see if they drop to 20.
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Re: Kansas Transformers sightings

Postby LOST Cybertronian » Sat Nov 27, 2010 4:57 pm

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Kmart @ 47th and Broadway in wichita has RTS wave 1. There was no Jazz, I bought the only Tracks I saw but plenty of Fallback and Mindset. The Kmart on west Kellogg didn't have any RTS.

Walmart @ Pawnee and Broadway had PCC Steamhammer and constructicons.
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Re: Kansas Transformers sightings

Postby Vic » Mon Nov 29, 2010 9:28 am

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Walmart in South Lawrence has PCC Grimstone and the Dinobots and PCC Steamhammer and the Constructicons.
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Re: Kansas Transformers sightings

Postby EvilKlown » Mon Nov 29, 2010 11:58 pm

Walmart in Olathe @ 135th have 6 Thrust, 4 Red Alert, 3 Soundwave. No sight of generation dirge and RTS wave 1 yet.
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Re: Kansas Transformers sightings

Postby Vic » Thu Dec 02, 2010 11:19 am

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Walmart Neigborhood Market at 103rd and Metcalf in Overland Park (Still KC to me) has the whole Reveal the Shield Wave 1. Found 2 Mindsets, 2 Fallbacks, 2 Tracks, and 2 Jazz. I did buy one of the Jazz toys.
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Re: Kansas Transformers sightings

Postby DentArthur Dent » Thu Dec 02, 2010 6:29 pm

Neighborhood Market's out of Jazz. The others are still there though.
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Re: Kansas Transformers sightings

Postby LOST Cybertronian » Thu Dec 02, 2010 9:26 pm

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Both Super Targets in Wichita has Generations wave 5
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Re: Kansas Transformers sightings

Postby Insidious » Thu Feb 10, 2011 4:55 am

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I can let you guys know if I've seen any particular things that you're looking for in the Wichita area.
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Re: Kansas Transformers sightings

Postby LOST Cybertronian » Wed Feb 16, 2011 6:33 pm

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Found 1ea. Kup and Scourge at Wal-mart on west Kellogg. Bought both but they are starting to show up.
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Re: Kansas Transformers sightings

Postby Gutter Bunny » Sun Mar 27, 2011 7:57 am

LOST Cybertronian wrote:Found 1ea. Kup and Scourge at Wal-mart on west Kellogg. Bought both but they are starting to show up.


Glad to know they are out there. I haven't stumbled across either of them yet, although i have only popped into stores here and there not really actively looking.

What I'm dieing to know is if anybody has seen wheeljack yet, that is one I'm looking forward to getting my hands on.
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