Chicago Cubs World Series 2016 8-Disc Collector's Edition Set from Shout! Factory

Revoltech Ultra Magnus is sweet! But....

Feel free to discuss anything about any of the thousands of Transformer toys here. Anything from Generation 1 all the way to the soon to be released, the never to be released or the hope to be released is fair game! Want to show off your stuff? Please post your's and see others in the Transformers Collections Forum.

Postby TheMuffin » Tue Jan 30, 2007 12:42 pm

Motto: "I still function!"
Weapon: Plasma Beam Rifle
Alex Kingdom wrote:
Zuko wrote:I really had no idea he was so small. BBTS said he stood 6" tall. If he breaks 4 1/2" he's lucky. I almost feel shafted for the price.


You also have to concider that Magnus was an exclusive. He's more expensive than regular Revoltechs for that reason.

Yours AK


He was the same price as Convoy. If he was more I would have gotten Prime instead. But I figured since they were the same price I might as well break up all the red on my shelves.

Ah well. He's bought.
Image
User avatar
TheMuffin
God Of Transformers
Posts: 11058
News Credits: 6
Joined: Tue Sep 14, 2004 10:12 am
Location: Ohiooooooo
Strength: 4
Intelligence: 8
Speed: 3
Endurance: 7
Rank: 7
Courage: 6
Firepower: 8
Skill: 7

Postby Alex Kingdom » Tue Jan 30, 2007 12:54 pm

Zuko wrote:He was the same price as Convoy. If he was more I would have gotten Prime instead. But I figured since they were the same price I might as well break up all the red on my shelves.

Ah well. He's bought.


Says here he was $5 more expensive. Whatever the case $29.99 is a very good price for any revoltech figure.

Yours AK
Image
Alex Kingdom
Banned
Posts: 12258
News Credits: 15
Joined: Sat Oct 11, 2003 6:16 am

Postby Chosen » Tue Jan 30, 2007 1:14 pm

Alex Kingdom wrote:Whatever the case $29.99 is a very good price for any revoltech figure.


But $18-20 is much better. Since the west is most familiar with Transformers (followed by Evangelion, I suppose, and Mazinkaiser when you take Mazinger's worldwide appeal into consideration), the Prime and Magnus tend to be slightly higher in price at certain stores compared to one of the Getters or another mecha. Of course, even now BBTS is starting to charge more for a couple of more popular Revoltech figures (Mazinkaiser, Blue Soltic exclusive, Ingram 1, and Dante), but most of them were and still are $19.99.

You look somewhere like Hobby Link Japan, and they're all the same price except for the exclusives.
Image
Chosen
God Of Transformers
Posts: 10135
News Credits: 6
Joined: Sun Jun 29, 2003 6:02 pm
Location: Maryland

Postby TheMuffin » Tue Jan 30, 2007 2:04 pm

Motto: "I still function!"
Weapon: Plasma Beam Rifle
Alex Kingdom wrote:
Zuko wrote:He was the same price as Convoy. If he was more I would have gotten Prime instead. But I figured since they were the same price I might as well break up all the red on my shelves.

Ah well. He's bought.


Says here he was $5 more expensive. Whatever the case $29.99 is a very good price for any revoltech figure.

Yours AK


Seems like they adjusted the price after preorders we're filled. I paid $24.99 for him.
Image
User avatar
TheMuffin
God Of Transformers
Posts: 11058
News Credits: 6
Joined: Tue Sep 14, 2004 10:12 am
Location: Ohiooooooo
Strength: 4
Intelligence: 8
Speed: 3
Endurance: 7
Rank: 7
Courage: 6
Firepower: 8
Skill: 7

Postby Danish-Liokaiser » Tue Jan 30, 2007 2:48 pm

That small ? hmmm :-(

Well maybe i have 2 see some more pics, before i order one
Danish-Liokaiser
Headmaster
Posts: 1018
News Credits: 1
Joined: Wed Sep 06, 2006 2:45 pm


Return to Transformers Toys Discussion

Ending Soon On eBay

Transformers Generations IDW 30th Anniversary Deluxe Armada Starscream MISB - Time Remaining: 2 days 15 hours 57 minutes 54 seconds
Japanese Transformers G1 c-62 powerglide minibot mib boxed rare - Time Remaining: 3 days 8 hours 44 minutes 7 seconds
Takara Tomy Transformers Masterpiece MP-12 Lambor Sideswipe - Time Remaining: 2 days 19 hours 29 minutes 39 seconds
Takara Tomy Transformers Masterpiece MP-17 Prowl - Time Remaining: 2 days 19 hours 15 minutes 54 seconds
Transformers Generations lot 8, Waspinator, Skids, Goldfire, Starscream, Thunder - Time Remaining: 2 days 16 hours 1 minute 46 seconds
Takara Tomy Transformers Masterpiece MP-19 Smokescreen - Time Remaining: 2 days 19 hours 31 minutes 48 seconds
Takara Tomy Transformers Masterpiece MP-18 Streak Bluestreak - Time Remaining: 2 days 19 hours 33 minutes 3 seconds
Transformers Megatron Beast Wars Tyrannosaurus Rex Near Complete Good Condition - Time Remaining: 9 days 6 hours 19 minutes 46 seconds
Website Security Test