GI Joe Fans Unite-- 25th Anniversary Fig Talk and More!

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Re: GI Joe Fans Unite-- 25th Anniversary Fig Talk and More!

Postby Supreme Convoy » Sat Jun 22, 2013 8:01 pm

Caved and bought a box of the GI Joe 1991 trading cards.

I was told that 9 out of 10 boxes have a complete card set. One of these days, I’ll open this sucker…

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Re: GI Joe Fans Unite-- 25th Anniversary Fig Talk and More!

Postby Dagon » Sun Sep 15, 2013 3:04 pm

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I got a Jungle BAT from Walgreens, of all places.
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Re: GI Joe Fans Unite-- 25th Anniversary Fig Talk and More!

Postby chuckdawg1999 » Sun Sep 15, 2013 10:31 pm

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Dagon wrote:I got a Jungle BAT from Walgreens, of all places.


Not surprising, I see later wave POC figs in Rite Aid all the time.

Last week I got Ultimate CC and Roadblock. This week I'm expecting SE, Firefly, and Kwin.
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Re: GI Joe Fans Unite-- 25th Anniversary Fig Talk and More!

Postby Supreme Convoy » Fri Oct 11, 2013 1:32 pm

I got my GI Joe dog tags from the mail. It was a mail away from the GI Joe: Retaliation Blu-Ray. It's so cool!

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But little do they know...

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Re: GI Joe Fans Unite-- 25th Anniversary Fig Talk and More!

Postby Convotron » Thu Apr 24, 2014 10:26 pm

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Re: GI Joe Fans Unite-- 25th Anniversary Fig Talk and More!

Postby Dagon » Sat Apr 26, 2014 11:03 pm

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I got a Retaliation Alley and Night Viper from TRU, as well as picking up an Eaglehawk at 60% off....a whole $18!
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Re: GI Joe Fans Unite-- 25th Anniversary Fig Talk and More!

Postby chuckdawg1999 » Sun Apr 27, 2014 11:17 pm

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Dagon wrote:I got a Retaliation Alley and Night Viper from TRU, as well as picking up an Eaglehawk at 60% off....a whole $18!


No offense, I hate you.
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Re: GI Joe Fans Unite-- 25th Anniversary Fig Talk and More!

Postby Dagon » Sun May 04, 2014 4:13 pm

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chuckdawg1999 wrote:
Dagon wrote:I got a Retaliation Alley and Night Viper from TRU, as well as picking up an Eaglehawk at 60% off....a whole $18!


No offense, I hate you.



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Re: GI Joe Fans Unite-- 25th Anniversary Fig Talk and More!

Postby chuckdawg1999 » Mon May 05, 2014 12:23 am

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Dagon wrote:
chuckdawg1999 wrote:
Dagon wrote:I got a Retaliation Alley and Night Viper from TRU, as well as picking up an Eaglehawk at 60% off....a whole $18!


No offense, I hate you.



:sad:


No I don't, I can't hate you, you know that. It's the man, I hate the man, I hate the game.
I also got a Night Viper for $5 from a friend who found it at 5 below.
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Re: GI Joe Fans Unite-- 25th Anniversary Fig Talk and More!

Postby Dagon » Wed May 07, 2014 3:03 pm

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chuckdawg1999 wrote:
Dagon wrote:
chuckdawg1999 wrote:
Dagon wrote:I got a Retaliation Alley and Night Viper from TRU, as well as picking up an Eaglehawk at 60% off....a whole $18!


No offense, I hate you.



:sad:


No I don't, I can't hate you, you know that. It's the man, I hate the man, I hate the game.
I also got a Night Viper for $5 from a friend who found it at 5 below.


I went to a 5 Below looking for some vipers and all they really had was the 'cyber ninja'.


So now I have a 'cyber ninja', and a deep, deep feeling of relief that I didn't spend ten bucks on it.

Stupid zipline junk. This is a figure that, had they accessorized him better than some suction cups, probably would have been a fairly neat viper. Hell, or even THE Retaliation Viper, so that it'd have been the Cobra generic.
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Re: GI Joe Fans Unite-- 25th Anniversary Fig Talk and More!

Postby chuckdawg1999 » Wed May 07, 2014 7:11 pm

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Dagon wrote:
chuckdawg1999 wrote:
Dagon wrote:
chuckdawg1999 wrote:
Dagon wrote:I got a Retaliation Alley and Night Viper from TRU, as well as picking up an Eaglehawk at 60% off....a whole $18!


No offense, I hate you.



:sad:


No I don't, I can't hate you, you know that. It's the man, I hate the man, I hate the game.
I also got a Night Viper for $5 from a friend who found it at 5 below.


I went to a 5 Below looking for some vipers and all they really had was the 'cyber ninja'.


So now I have a 'cyber ninja', and a deep, deep feeling of relief that I didn't spend ten bucks on it.

Stupid zipline junk. This is a figure that, had they accessorized him better than some suction cups, probably would have been a fairly neat viper. Hell, or even THE Retaliation Viper, so that it'd have been the Cobra generic.


Yeah I skipped that guy, went for the black ninja instead since I like the wings
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Re: GI Joe Fans Unite-- 25th Anniversary Fig Talk and More!

Postby Dagon » Mon Mar 16, 2015 9:47 pm

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I know it's been a long time since this thread got any use, but a TRU near my job, for some reason, had a handful of Pursuit of Cobra figures, on May 8th, 2015. I bought a Jungle B.A.T, General Hawk and a Cobra Commander.
And, some months ago, I got the Snow Job/Artic B.A.T two pack.
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Re: GI Joe Fans Unite-- 25th Anniversary Fig Talk and More!

Postby chuckdawg1999 » Mon Mar 16, 2015 11:46 pm

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Dagon wrote:I know it's been a long time since this thread got any use, but a TRU near my job, for some reason, had a handful of Pursuit of Cobra figures, on May 8th, 2015. I bought a Jungle B.A.T, General Hawk and a Cobra Commander.
And, some months ago, I got the Snow Job/Artic B.A.T two pack.


You traveled forward in time? What's wave 4 of Combiner Wars? :grin: In all seriousness in a month or so we'll know what the future of Joe will be. According to the newsletter it WILL NOT be 6" figures and probably will continue the 50th anniversary line.
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Re: GI Joe Fans Unite-- 25th Anniversary Fig Talk and More!

Postby Editor » Tue Mar 17, 2015 10:14 am

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Honestly Chuck, any news at this point is welcome. even if they say everything is on the backburner and the only new items will be TRU 2-packs at least we'll know where there heads are at.
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Re: GI Joe Fans Unite-- 25th Anniversary Fig Talk and More!

Postby chuckdawg1999 » Wed Mar 18, 2015 7:23 pm

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Editor wrote:Honestly Chuck, any news at this point is welcome. even if they say everything is on the backburner and the only new items will be TRU 2-packs at least we'll know where there heads are at.


From what can be inferred from the club newsletter the line will continue with the 2 packs. I think I was told the 3 packs will be phased out but I might be wrong about that.
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Re: GI Joe Fans Unite-- 25th Anniversary Fig Talk and More!

Postby Supreme Convoy » Sun Aug 09, 2015 11:14 pm

I've cut back on buying toys but I totally caved for Viper because of the GI Joe/Transformers crossover.

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Re: GI Joe Fans Unite-- 25th Anniversary Fig Talk and More!

Postby chuckdawg1999 » Thu Aug 13, 2015 7:45 pm

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Supreme Convoy wrote:I've cut back on buying toys but I totally caved for Viper because of the GI Joe/Transformers crossover.

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Re: GI Joe Fans Unite-- 25th Anniversary Fig Talk and More!

Postby RAR » Tue Nov 10, 2015 3:56 pm

Now e just need a chinese factory to upscale him.
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Re: GI Joe Fans Unite-- 25th Anniversary Fig Talk and More!

Postby Wh33l Jck » Mon Feb 01, 2016 6:23 pm

Supreme Convoy wrote:Caved and bought a box of the GI Joe 1991 trading cards.

I was told that 9 out of 10 boxes have a complete card set. One of these days, I’ll open this sucker…

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I had this same box too, back in the day, I wasn't even into GI Joe at the time, but got it on a whim...

It is a really REALLY cool card set, in my opinion. Great art work, and me not being super into Joe, you really learned the history of the lore by reading the backs of all the cards. I think it was all based on the comics rather than the toon because some of the cards were of killed off characters.

I remember the set wasn't near complete, and there were a lot of doubles, but I think it did have at least 80% of the cards.
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Re: GI Joe Fans Unite-- 25th Anniversary Fig Talk and More!

Postby Supreme Convoy » Mon Aug 07, 2017 9:19 pm

Looking up Snake-Eyes on the internet about stuff... and it looks like they dropped the hyphen?

All my life, I've been use to that hyphen. Like Spider-Man.

When did they drop it?
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