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Official Pricing Confirmed: Masterpiece Optimus Is Priced At $99.99

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Re: Official Pricing Confirmed: Masterpiece Optimus Is Priced At $99.99

Postby Erailea » Tue Jul 24, 2012 8:07 pm

LiKwid wrote:The price point is good...The fact that it will just be easier for those scumbag scalpers to score multiples is what angers me..

Where I live there is 1 tru within 100 miles and every exclusive they have had scalpers in my area clean them out. It's to the point where I feel like I need to grease some palms to the workers at TRU to get a toy >:|


Is your TRU willing to hold a toy for the day? Or a few hours? Worth asking, at any rate.
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Re: Official Pricing Confirmed: Masterpiece Optimus Is Priced At $99.99

Postby Counterpunch » Tue Jul 24, 2012 9:45 pm

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This is a good toy.

If you have the money to buy one and you don't buy one, you are a bad person.
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Re: Official Pricing Confirmed: Masterpiece Optimus Is Priced At $99.99

Postby triKlops » Tue Jul 24, 2012 11:00 pm

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100 bones.. i am all in
save up a few gift cards and some TRU points and its on

never had a MP OP and was going to just buy the Encore until i heard about this
down for this 100 percent
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Re: Official Pricing Confirmed: Masterpiece Optimus Is Priced At $99.99

Postby Banjo-Tron » Wed Jul 25, 2012 1:57 am

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spiderbob007 wrote:If $99.99 is indeed the price, than this must be the divine providence of Vector Sigma :BOWDOWN:, because I was telling my wife about MP Prime last night and assured her that I would not buy it if it was more than $100.

Is that before or after sales tax? :P
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Re: Official Pricing Confirmed: Masterpiece Optimus Is Priced At $99.99

Postby fenrir72 » Wed Jul 25, 2012 4:51 am

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For Primus' sake! Get the big lug once it's available! You won't regret it! Already have the Takara version, (didn't eat for a week because of the prchase :lol: ) but it was sure worth it!

Not too sure on the quality of the plastic but US$ 100.00 is a virtual steal! I hope we hear less of the bellyaching about, wish the trailer wasn't included or the price is still too high...........sheesh! Take it or leave it!
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Re: Official Pricing Confirmed: Masterpiece Optimus Is Priced At $99.99

Postby vectorA3 » Wed Jul 25, 2012 6:11 am

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$85 and $50 or lower would have been more palatable for MP Prime and TC, but I want these so bad I'll pay full retail. Initially, I was gonna pass on Prime, but a friend of mine said he's vastly superior to the first mold (still find it hard to believe!) and I've always wanted a nice trailer. (Heck, it'd be $99 just for a MP-1 trailer alone wouldn't it?). Hopefully TRU will have a good online sale or some type of in store coupon to soften the blow. Now we just need to know when these SOBs are comin out!!
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Re: Official Pricing Confirmed: Masterpiece Optimus Is Priced At $99.99

Postby samuraiman » Wed Jul 25, 2012 12:44 pm

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2 to a shelf??? assuming toys r us gets a shipment once a week that means each toys r us will only sell a total of about 44-50 until christmas assuming they’re in stores till then. on top of that the first scalper sitting at the store at 8:30 in the morning is gonna pick up both
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