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Re: Michigan Transformers sightings

Postby Warper of Sky » Thu Oct 04, 2012 6:22 am

TRU and HTS both have the FoC Combaticons for $14.99 each, with free shipping at TRU if you spend over $49.
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Re: Michigan Transformers sightings

Postby Rijie » Thu Oct 04, 2012 10:04 am

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tigertracks 24 wrote:Sandstorm has awesome paint apps. It is so Sandstorm. If only it had a copter mode.

Also got laserbeak. Meh.


Hi stranger. I feel quite the opposite, being rather taken w/Lazerbeak. I only have him and Dead End so far, both are very nice.

Anyway, INCOMING!! Got MP Prime today at the DB TRU, there is one left as of 11:30am. Also picked up the only Dreadwing, and a set of GDO Legends. One full set remains, and one GDO Snadstorm. No Deluxes or Voyagers there yet, regrettably.

Topped it off w/ a 20% coupon. :)
I told the fire to go **** itself, and it did.

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Re: Michigan Transformers sightings

Postby ChZuck » Thu Oct 04, 2012 11:39 am

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last week they had the GDO scouts this week the roseville TRU got a case of the legends. does this mean next week they'll get the deluxes? i hope so. i want that cliffjumper seeings as i missed the chance to get the mold when it was a first edition prime toy.
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Re: Michigan Transformers sightings

Postby Tigertrack » Thu Oct 04, 2012 12:14 pm

Motto: "A good head and a good heart are always a formidable combination."
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Rijie wrote:
tigertracks 24 wrote:Sandstorm has awesome paint apps. It is so Sandstorm. If only it had a copter mode.

Also got laserbeak. Meh.


Hi stranger. I feel quite the opposite, being rather taken w/Lazerbeak. I only have him and Dead End so far, both are very nice.

Anyway, INCOMING!! Got MP Prime today at the DB TRU, there is one left as of 11:30am. Also picked up the only Dreadwing, and a set of GDO Legends. One full set remains, and one GDO Snadstorm. No Deluxes or Voyagers there yet, regrettably.

Topped it off w/ a 20% coupon. :)


Variety is the spice of life. I'm glad that you are enjoying him. I haven't found a reason to really like him yet.

Quite a haul there Andrew.
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Re: Michigan Transformers sightings

Postby Veritas Prime » Thu Oct 04, 2012 8:20 pm

Hey guys, I know this is a longshot, but if there's anyone here that can help me out with an MP Optimus from TRU I have an extra TRU MP Thundercracker to trade. I'm aware it's not an even trade, so I can make it fair by adding either cash or other TFs.

Let me know if you think we can help each other out!
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Re: Michigan Transformers sightings

Postby ChZuck » Fri Oct 05, 2012 5:56 pm

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3 MP thundercrackers at the rosevile TRU tonight. nothing else new to report.
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Re: Michigan Transformers sightings

Postby moneycon » Fri Oct 05, 2012 7:12 pm

found mp prime at tru in flint this morning...sorry couldn't post until now. got one, left one.
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Re: Michigan Transformers sightings

Postby bigwhitey21 » Fri Oct 05, 2012 7:52 pm

moneycon wrote:found mp prime at tru in flint this morning...sorry couldn't post until now. got one, left one.

Man! i was there this morning. Must have gotten snatched up pretty quick. How much was he? $100?
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Re: Michigan Transformers sightings

Postby moneycon » Fri Oct 05, 2012 8:10 pm

Yeah, 100. Had a coupon from an email that gave me 20 bucks over 125. found the commissioner gordon and new batwing imaginext as well, so I was right on the button and paid about 84.60! woohoo!

Just got an email that tru is going to price match now....now that is good news.

sorry whitey...there were only 2...I mean what do they expect. any idiot should know that that figure is gonna sell quick up front and then taper off. they should have had at least 4 to begin with.
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Re: Michigan Transformers sightings

Postby Doc bot » Sat Oct 06, 2012 12:41 pm

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moneycon wrote:Yeah, 100. Had a coupon from an email that gave me 20 bucks over 125. found the commissioner gordon and new batwing imaginext as well, so I was right on the button and paid about 84.60! woohoo!

Just got an email that tru is going to price match now....now that is good news.

sorry whitey...there were only 2...I mean what do they expect. any idiot should know that that figure is gonna sell quick up front and then taper off. they should have had at least 4 to begin with.



I think I was the one who must have snagged that 2nd one. I was there a bit before 11am yesterday and he was the only one I saw. There was 1 less case of MP Thundercrackers above the aisle. I wonder if someone would buy an entire case?

They also had several sets of GDO scouts there.
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Re: Michigan Transformers sightings

Postby RodimusConvoy13 » Sun Oct 07, 2012 7:58 pm

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Re: Michigan Transformers sightings

Postby bigwhitey21 » Sun Oct 07, 2012 10:12 pm

Doc bot wrote:
moneycon wrote:Yeah, 100. Had a coupon from an email that gave me 20 bucks over 125. found the commissioner gordon and new batwing imaginext as well, so I was right on the button and paid about 84.60! woohoo!

Just got an email that tru is going to price match now....now that is good news.

sorry whitey...there were only 2...I mean what do they expect. any idiot should know that that figure is gonna sell quick up front and then taper off. they should have had at least 4 to begin with.



I think I was the one who must have snagged that 2nd one. I was there a bit before 11am yesterday and he was the only one I saw. There was 1 less case of MP Thundercrackers above the aisle. I wonder if someone would buy an entire case?

They also had several sets of GDO scouts there.

i don't know why I still want the American MP 10 Prime, I already have the Japanese version. Maybe just an extra in case I wear out my Japanese one? lol

Also I found a legon Commander Skyquake at the Davison Meijer. Didn't have any more though. I've been getting really lucky at Meijer with the Prime Legon and Commanders.
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Re: Michigan Transformers sightings

Postby Tigertrack » Mon Oct 08, 2012 9:49 am

Motto: "A good head and a good heart are always a formidable combination."
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Grabbed the First Edition PRIME Entertainment Pack of Prime, Megatron, Jack, Raf, and Miko on Sunday at the TRU in Livonia on 7mi.
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Re: Michigan Transformers sightings

Postby ChZuck » Mon Oct 08, 2012 10:43 am

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tigertracks 24 wrote:Grabbed the First Edition PRIME Entertainment Pack of Prime, Megatron, Jack, Raf, and Miko on Sunday at the TRU in Livonia on 7mi.

any left TT?
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Re: Michigan Transformers sightings

Postby moneycon » Mon Oct 08, 2012 11:50 am

saw 1 rumble and kup at great lakes target this morning. left 'em.
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Re: Michigan Transformers sightings

Postby Rijie » Mon Oct 08, 2012 11:57 am

Motto: "Faith will crumble before the rage of philosophy."
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Grabbed 1 each of the GDO Deluxes, sans Swerve, @the DB TRU, around 11:30am. 1 Cliffjumper remained. Nothing else of note.
I told the fire to go **** itself, and it did.

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Botcon 2009--Souvenir Sweeps
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Re: Michigan Transformers sightings

Postby Tigertrack » Mon Oct 08, 2012 5:03 pm

Motto: "A good head and a good heart are always a formidable combination."
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ChZuck wrote:
tigertracks 24 wrote:Grabbed the First Edition PRIME Entertainment Pack of Prime, Megatron, Jack, Raf, and Miko on Sunday at the TRU in Livonia on 7mi.

any left TT?


One left on Sunday.
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Re: Michigan Transformers sightings

Postby God Magnus » Wed Oct 10, 2012 11:16 am

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Just grabbed MP Prime and the FE 2-pack at Livonia TRU. One of each remain.

Update: Two MP Primes, two FE Enterainment 2-packs, and four MP Thundercrackers at Westland TRU.
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Re: Michigan Transformers sightings

Postby ChZuck » Thu Oct 11, 2012 2:48 pm

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2 entertainment packs and a restock of GDO scout class this morning at roseville TRU.
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Re: Michigan Transformers sightings

Postby Pigbeard » Fri Oct 12, 2012 11:11 am

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Just leaving TRU Flint (1pm). They have 1 MP Optimus Prime! They also have 1 Prime/Megatron pack with the kids, a first edition starscream and arcee, 5 MP Thundercrackers. They're all at the end cap of the isle, just around the corner from a bunch of bot shots. Call and they can hold anything til the end of the day.
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Re: Michigan Transformers sightings

Postby RodimusConvoy13 » Fri Oct 12, 2012 11:31 am

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Re: Michigan Transformers sightings

Postby Pigbeard » Fri Oct 12, 2012 1:26 pm

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RodimusConvoy13 wrote:JTKranix and I got the terrorcon CJs and vehicons

I need Vehicons, neither of my nearby TRU's had them. My Prime shelf is lopsided :lol: .
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Re: Michigan Transformers sightings

Postby bigwhitey21 » Fri Oct 12, 2012 2:47 pm

Someone snatched the vehicon a from flint toys r us so I headed up to Saginaw toys r us and grabbed the 2 from there. Yay finally. Didn't see the mp prime there but they had some of the last wave of generations. Some black jet and the junkion.
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Re: Michigan Transformers sightings

Postby Doc bot » Sun Oct 14, 2012 11:51 am

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AA Toysrus has those weird Transformer Christmas ornaments already. Less freaky appearing in person. More ornaments for that TF themed tree!

Also, the new Five Below there had a bunch of old DOTM mechtech voyagers and small human alliance toys for $5 for anyone still interested.
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Re: Michigan Transformers sightings

Postby moneycon » Sun Oct 14, 2012 12:25 pm

I didn't know we had five below...I don't think I've ever been in one...hmm...gonna have to check those out..if just to see.

I was down at 12oaks tru and saw nothing of interest. Here's hoping we see bruticus soon. I like the looks of the individual bots..not so sure about combined though.

Hey, has anyone seen the neca Jason from Friday the 13th. If so, can you grab me one...I'll be at fanfare on Friday if someone picks up and can meet....that guy is really eluding me. I think I need to get a chick topless and on top of a bunk bed in order for him to show up! ;)
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