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Something i found odd in wal mart.

Postby FortMacs » Sun Dec 23, 2012 12:53 am

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I know most if not all have seen a transformer card or box on the shelf with some random robot or car toy inside, where someone had bought then replaced the cheap toy to geth the transformers cheaper.


well while in walmart i looked at the transformers and seen 3 of the five generations bruticus figures but inside wernt the regular figures. Instead there was a G2 colored Onslaught, Swindle, and Vortex.

Found it really weird to find them replaced with the retail versions. They couldnt bve that much cheaper than the retail versions after shipping...
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Re: Something i found odd in wal mart.

Postby LOST Cybertronian » Sun Dec 23, 2012 12:56 am

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tis odd indeed since those are the better color schemes.
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Re: Something i found odd in wal mart.

Postby Optimum Supreme » Sat Dec 29, 2012 8:30 pm

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Are you sure they were swapped and not maybe sent out that way accidentally? Sometimes stuff does wind up on the wrong card at the factory. Were there obvious signs of the packaging being opened previously?
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Re: Something i found odd in wal mart.

Postby slimjim0 » Sat Dec 29, 2012 9:13 pm

I've seen much odder things at Wal-Mart
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Re: Something i found odd in wal mart.

Postby PrymeStriker » Sat Dec 29, 2012 11:58 pm

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Either repackaging by a fellow fan or a factory fuzz-up.
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Re: Something i found odd in wal mart.

Postby Nemesis Destron » Sun Dec 30, 2012 5:17 am

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slimjim0 wrote:I've seen much odder things at Wal-Mart


Yeah, the customers! Have you seen those on-line pics of Walmart shoppers? :shock: :VEHI:
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Re: Something i found odd in wal mart.

Postby slimjim0 » Sun Dec 30, 2012 7:57 am

Exactly! Scary :shock: But hey I shop there all the time, I'm probably on one of those sites too.
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