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MEGATRON G1 - Worth it or not? Need help!

Postby dioworship » Sat Apr 28, 2012 3:20 pm

Hi guys, I really need some advice as I dont know alot about the pricings of transformers. I live in the uk, and I have been offered a boxed megatron G1 that has all the parts. the stickers have been applied. The transformers token has been removed from the back though.

The price is £150, which is roughly $245.

Does anyone know if that is worth buying, am I getting a good deal, or am i getting ripped off?
and is there anything I should ask, to make sure it's all there, and not a fake?

Thanks everyone, I hope you wont mind helping me.
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Re: MEGATRON G1 - Worth it or not? Need help!

Postby beanman » Sat Apr 28, 2012 4:04 pm

You mean the robot points have been removed?

I would say that you could probably get Megs cheaper, unless the condition is EXCELLENT.
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Re: MEGATRON G1 - Worth it or not? Need help!

Postby dioworship » Sat Apr 28, 2012 4:05 pm

yeah the robot points have been removed, hes said the condition is A1!

Thanks for replying!
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Re: MEGATRON G1 - Worth it or not? Need help!

Postby Rodimus Prime » Sat Apr 28, 2012 6:53 pm

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For that price, it should be very near-mint, figure and box. I think you can get one for less, unless you're a stickler for perfection.
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Re: MEGATRON G1 - Worth it or not? Need help!

Postby MGrotusque » Sat Apr 28, 2012 11:51 pm

That's a pretty hefty price. I wouldn't pay more than $150.

Like what was said before....it would need to be SUPER minty for me to consider that price and i would still knock it down too 200 bucks.
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Re: MEGATRON G1 - Worth it or not? Need help!

Postby dioworship » Sun Apr 29, 2012 2:26 am

Wow! thanks for the help guys, i don't think I'll get it now. I think I'll wait for a cheaper one.
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Re: MEGATRON G1 - Worth it or not? Need help!

Postby MightyMagnus78 » Sun Apr 29, 2012 6:29 am

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dioworship wrote:Wow! thanks for the help guys, i don't think I'll get it now. I think I'll wait for a cheaper one.



Does it have to be an original G1 Megs? You could always get a MISB G1 reissue and save yourself around £100.
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Re: MEGATRON G1 - Worth it or not? Need help!

Postby dioworship » Sun Apr 29, 2012 6:32 am

I really do want a G1 megs as it's not even for me, it's a present for my brother, we grew up with transformers, and always wanted Megatron, so I want it to be really special.
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Re: MEGATRON G1 - Worth it or not? Need help!

Postby MightyMagnus78 » Sun Apr 29, 2012 6:57 am

Motto: ""Consistency is victory.""
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dioworship wrote:I really do want a G1 megs as it's not even for me, it's a present for my brother, we grew up with transformers, and always wanted Megatron, so I want it to be really special.



Fare enough mate, hope you find one.
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Re: MEGATRON G1 - Worth it or not? Need help!

Postby dioworship » Sun Apr 29, 2012 7:04 am

thanks man, I think my best hope will be on ebay.
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Re: MEGATRON G1 - Worth it or not? Need help!

Postby Rodimus Prime » Sun Apr 29, 2012 7:23 am

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Heck, for that price, you can pick up a MP Megatron...
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